Research

Johannes Friedrich Schmieder

Associate Professor

Department of Economics

Boston University

Email: johannes@bu.edu

BU Mailing Address:

Office # 305

270 Bay State Road

02115 Boston

CV

Curriculum Vitae [PDF Format]

Google Scholar Profile

Videos:

VIDEO on Flipped Classroom Teaching in Economics

Student Voices

VIDEO on Behavioral Economics and Unemployment Insurance

Working Papers

NEW: “Evidence on Job Search Models from a Survey of Unemployed Workers in Germany”

Stefano DellaVigna, Joerg Heining, Johannes F. Schmieder, Simon Trenkle. Web Appendix

Revise and Resubmit, Quarterly Journal of Economics.

NEW: "The Costs of Job Displacement over the Business Cycle and Its Sources: Evidence from Germany"

Johannes Schmieder, Till von Wachter, Joerg Heining. Web Appendix

"The Long-Term Impact of Job Displacement in Germany During the 1982 Recession on Earnings, Income, and Employment"

Johannes Schmieder, Till von Wachter and Stefan Bender

Featured in the Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung, Oct. 31, 2009

Work in Progress

“Domestic Outsourcing in the United States”

David Dorn, Johannes F. Schmieder, Jim Spletzer and Lee Tucker

“The Effects of Franchising on Workers: Evidence from the United States”

Rosemary Batt, Andrew Green and Johannes F. Schmieder

“Evaluating Active Labor Market Policies using a Spatial Regression Discontinuity Design”

Daniel Heuermann, Johannes F. Schmieder and Philipp vom Berge.

“Labor Market Outcomes of Men and Women after Job Displacement”

Hannah Illing, Johannes F. Schmieder and Simon Trenkle.

“The Labor Supply Effects of Unemployment Insurance for Older Workers”

Matthew Gudgeon, Johannes F. Schmieder, Simon Trenkle and Han Ye

Publications

"Disincentive Effects of Unemployment Benefits and the Role of Caseworkers"

Johannes F. Schmieder and Simon Trenkle. Web Appendix

Journal of Public Economics, 2020, Volume 182.

“Optimal Income Taxation with Unemployment and Wage Responses: A Sufficient Statistics Approach”

Kroft, Kory, Kavan Kucko, Etienne Lehmann, and Johannes F. Schmieder. Web Appendix

American Economic Journal: Economic Policy, 2020, 12 (1): 254-92.

"The Effect of Infrastructure on Worker Mobility: Evidence from High-Speed Rail Expansion in Germany"

Daniel F. Heuermann and Johannes F. Schmieder.

Journal of Economic Geography, 2019, Volume 19, Issue 2, 335–372.

"A Context-robust Measure of the Disincentive Cost of Unemployment Insurance"

Johannes F. Schmieder and Till von Wachter

American Economic Review, Papers and Proceedings, 2017, Vol. 5, 343-348

"The Rise of Domestic Outsourcing and the Evolution of the German Wage Structure"

Deborah Goldschmidt and Johannes F. Schmieder, Web Appendix

Quarterly Journal of Economics, 2017, Vol 132, No. 3: 1165-1217.

Article on Domestic Outsourcing in "Wirtschafts Woche"

"Reference-Dependent Job Search: Evidence from Hungary"

Stefano DellaVigna, Attila Lindner, Balazs Reizer, Johannes F. Schmieder, Web Appendix

Quarterly Journal of Economics, 2017, Vol 132, No. 4: 1969-2018.

"Identifying Couples in Administrative Data"

Deborah Goldschmidt, Wolfram Klosterhuber, and Johannes F. Schmieder

available as FDZ-Methodenreport 09/2014,

Journal for Labor Market Research, 2017, Vol. 5, No. 1: 29-43.

“The Effects of Unemployment Insurance: New Evidence and Interpretation”

Johannes F. Schmieder and Till von Wachter

Annual Review of Economics, 2016, Vol. 8: 547–581, Download Web Appendix

"The Effect of Unemployment Benefits and Nonemployment Durations on Wages"

Johannes F. Schmieder, Till von Wachter and Stefan Bender. Web Appendix

American Economic Review, 2016, Vol. 106, No. 3: 739-77

"Does the Use of Worker Flows Improve the Analysis of Establishment Turnover: Evidence from German Administrative Data"

Tanja Hethey-Maier and Johannes F. Schmieder

Schmollers Jahrbuch - Journal of Applied Social Science Studies, 2013, Vol. 133, No. 4.: 477-510

earlier version is available as: FDZ Methodenreport, 2010

“The Longterm Effects of Unemployment Insurance Extensions on Employment”

Johannes F. Schmieder, Till von Wachter, and Stefan Bender

American Economic Review: Papers and Proceedings, 2012, Vol. 102, No. 3: 520-525

"The Effects of Extended Unemployment Insurance over the Business Cycle: Evidence from Regression Discontinuity Estimates over 20 Years"

Johannes F. Schmieder, Till von Wachter and Stefan Bender

Quarterly Journal of Economics, 2012, Vol 127, No. 2: 701-752

Download Web Appendix

"Does Wage Persistence Matter for Employment Fluctuations? Evidence from Displaced Workers"

Johannes F. Schmieder and Till von Wachter

American Economic Journal: Applied Economics, 2010, Lead Article, Vol. 2, No. 3: 1-21

"Air Pollution and Infant Health: Lessons from New Jersey"

Janet Currie, Matthew Neidell, and Johannes F. Schmieder

Journal of Health Economics, 2009, Vol. 28, No 3: 688-703

"Fetal Exposures to Toxic Releases and Infant Health"

Janet Currie and Johannes F. Schmieder, Web Appendix

American Economic Review: Papers and Proceedings, 2009, Vol. 99, No 2: 177-183