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The Geography of Refugee Shocks

Ruhr Economic Paper #994 indicates that the immigration of refugees has a positive impact on local amenities and positively affects local productivity

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RWI/ISL Container Throughput Index

Revival of container throughput reaches Europe

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RWI Study on the Solar Reobund in Germany

Households increase their electricity consumption slightly after photovoltaic installation

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Culture and the labor supply of female immigrants

Study by Julia Bredtmann and Sebastian Otten in "Economic Inquiry"

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Effects from publicly announced sectoral minimum wages

A new RWI study analyzes the spillover effects of publicly announced sectoral minimum wages in Germany.

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Universities: Larger cohorts lead to prolonged studies

Ruhr Economic Paper #984 examines student performance during an enrollment shock

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Integration: Children from separate preparatory classes perform worse

Ruhr Economic Paper #983 examines the causal effect of separate preparatory language classes on students' success

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A new RWI study shows that German households increase their electricity consumption after installing photovoltaic systems. However, the researchers conclude that this so-called #solar rebound is relatively small in GER. Full paper: https://t.co/xGFx144HZ6

— RWI Leibniz-Institute (@RWI_Leibniz_en) 25 January 2023

RWI & Social Media

Our research focuses on the analysis of spatial segregation in Germany up to research inquiries in the field of BigData.