[Sep 2015] I contributed a comment on the chapter "Berufliche, beruflich tertiäre und akademische Bildungsabschlüsse" (Vocational, tertiary vocational and academic education degrees) of the ZEW-BMBF research report on "Bildungsindikatoren im internationalen
Vergleich" (Educational indicators in international comparison). Download the research report
[Mar 2015] My book chapter titled "Labor market entry and early career development" has been published in the edited volume of R. Scott and S. Kosslyn (eds.) Emerging trends in the social and behavioral sciences, New York: Wiley. Read more about this edited volume
[Feb 2015] My book review titled "Book review: D. Gallie (ed.): Economic crisis, quality of work, and social integration: The European experience." has been published in the SSCI-listed journal European Sociological Review ar impact factor 2012: 3.688) (5-year impact factor 2012: 2.013)
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2014] Our book titled "Transitions to adulthood in the Middle East and
North Africa. Young women's rising?" (co-authored with Stefanie Heyne)
has been published by Palgrave MacMillan. Read more about the book
[Jul 2014] EUROFOUND (European Foundation for the Improvement of Living and Working Conditions), an agency of the European Union, published the report "Mapping youth transitions in Europe" (100 pages) (joint work with Massimiliano Mascherini, Anna Ludwinek, Carlos Vacas and Anja Meierkord). The study analyses the labour market situation of young people in Europe, focusing on their school-to-work transition and also their more general transition to adulthood. Download the report
2014] Our article titled "The impact of employment transitions on health in Germany. A difference-in-differences propensity score matching approach." (joint work with Jonas Voßemer) has been published in the
SSCI-listed journal Social Science & Medicine (5-year impact factor 2012: 3.688). Download the article
[29 Feb -4 Mar, 2016] I
will hold a full course on "Modern Methods of Causal Analysis", which includes methods such as (diff-in-diff) propensity score
matching, instrumental variable estimators, and selection correction
models, at the 5th European Consortium for Political Research (ECPR) Winter School in Bamberg. Read more about the course and the winter school
[Dec 9, 2015] I will hold my inaugural lecture at the University of Bamberg.
[Nov 27-29, 2015] I will organize and participate at the 1st workshop of the Volkswagen Foundation TEW-CCA project in Baku, Azerbaijan.
[Nov 4-5, 2015] I will hold the plenary talk at the conference "Middle Class, Education, Employment: The Contribution of the Social Sciences" organized by the Institute for the Study of Societies and Knowledge (ISSK) at the Bulgarian Academy of Sciences in cooperation with Konrad Adenauer Foundation in Sofia, Bulgaria. Read more about the conference
[Oct 29-30, 2015] I
will hold a workshop on "Moderne
Kausalanalyse" (Modern Causal Analysis) (in
German) at theInternational Centre for Higher Education Research (INCHER) in Kassel.
[Oct 1-3, 2015] I will participate at the 2nd workshop of the EU-Horizon-2020 EXCEPT project at the University of Torino. Read more about the workshop
[Sep 28-29, 2015] I
will hold a workshop on "Einführung in Methoden der modernen Kausalanalyse" (Introduction to Methods of Modern Causal Analysis) (in German), which includes methods such as (diff-in-diff) propensity score matching, instrumental variable estimators, and selection correction models, at GESIS Workshop series in Cologne. Read more about the workshop
[Aug 31, 2015] I will hold a plenary talk on "Educational processes in a life course perspective – The benefits of longitudinal data" at the Summer School on Longitudinal and Life Course Research 2015 of the Society for Longitudinal and Life Course Studies (SLLS) in Bamberg. Read more about the summer school
[Aug 3-7, 2015] I
will hold a lecture on "Multiple Regressionsanalyse mit Stata" (in German) at GESIS Method seminar series in Cologne. Read more about the seminar
[Jun 18-20, 2015] Participation at the 1st project workshop of the EU-Horizon-2020 EXCEPT project (role of co-coordinator of the research project) at the University of Tallinn.
[Jun 10-11, 2015] Prof. Dr. Michael Gebel holds a presentation on the EU-Horizon-2020 EXCEPT project (with Marge Unt, Tallinn University) at the H2020 YOUNG-2014 Projects Policy Kick-off Meeting of the European Commission in Brussels.
20, 2015] Invited talk at the scientific workshop "Bildungsindikatoren im internationalen
Vergleich" at the Bundesministerium für Bildung und Forschung (BMBF) in
[May 12, 2015] Invited talk on "Berufseinstieg in Zeiten der Krise und Revolution: Eine Kohortenanalyse der Arbeitsmarktchancen von Hochschulabsolventen in Ägypten" (in German) (Labour Market Entry in times of crisis and revolution: A cohort analysis of labour market chances of graduates in Egypt) at LUH-DZHW research colloquium in Hanover. Read more about the colloquium
[Apr 16, 2015] Invited talk at a workshop discussion on female labour force participation in Mediterranean countries with Muslim population majority at the Harriet Taylor Mill Institut in Berlin. Read more about the workshop
[Mar 5-6, 2015] Presentation on “The
short and medium term impact of the great recession on youths’
non-employment rates and transitions in Europe” (in cooperation with
Bettina Schuck, University of Mannheim) at the "Microdata from Eurostat - SILC, LFS, AES, SES, CIS, EHIS and HBS 4th European User Conference" in Mannheim. Read more about the conference
[Aug 2015] Participants of the workshop "Multiple Regressionsanalyse mit Stata" at GESIS (Cologne) rated our teaching quality on average with 1.15 on a sclae ranging from 1 (very good) to 5 (not satisfactory).