Johannes Friedrich Schmieder

Peter Paul Career Development Professor 
Assistant Professor

Department of Economics
Boston University


BU Mailing Address:
Office # 305
270 Bay State Road
02115 Boston 


Working Papers

"Reference-Dependent Job Search: Evidence from Hungary" (New version: May 2016)
Stefano DellaVigna, Attila Lindner, Balazs Reizer, Johannes F. Schmieder, Web Appendix
NBER Working Paper No. 22257, R&R at the Quarterly Journal of Economics

Deborah Goldschmidt and Johannes F. Schmieder, Web Appendix
NBER Working Paper No. 21366, R&R at the Quarterly Journal of Economics

R&R at the Journal of Public Economics

Deborah Goldschmidt, Wolfram Klosterhuber, and Johannes F. Schmieder
available as FDZ-Methodenreport 09/2014, R&R at the Journal for Labor Market Research

“Optimal Income Taxation with Unemployment and Wage Responses: A Sufficient Statistics Approach”
Kroft, Kory, Kavan Kucko, Etienne Lehmann, and Johannes F. Schmieder
Johannes F. Schmieder

"The Long-Term Impact of Job Displacement in Germany During the 1982 Recession on Earnings, Income, and Employment"
Joint with Till von Wachter and Stefan Bender 
Featured in the Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung, Oct. 31, 2009 


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

Johannes F. Schmieder and Till von Wachter
Annual Review of Economics, forthcoming, Download Web Appendix 

"The Effect of Unemployment Benefits and Nonemployment Durations on Wages" 
Johannes F. Schmieder, Till von Wachter and Stefan Bender, available as NBER Working Paper No. 19772 Web Appendix 
American Economic Review, 2016, Vol. 106, No. 3: 739-77

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

"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
earlier version: NBER Working Paper No. 14196, 2008

"Fetal Exposures to Toxic Releases and Infant Health" 
Janet Currie and 
Johannes F. Schmieder
American Economic Review: Papers and Proceedings, 2009, Vol. 99, No 2: 177-183
earlier version: NBER Working Paper No. 14352, 2008
Web Appendix