Simon Jäger

Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)

Assistant Professor, effective Fall 2017

77 Massachusetts Avenue

50 Memorial Drive

Cambridge, MA 02139-4307

United States

CESifo (Center for Economic Studies and Ifo Institute)

Poschinger Str. 5

Munich, DE-81679

Germany

IZA Institute of Labor Economics

P.O. Box 7240

Bonn, D-53072

Germany

briq- Institute on Behavior & Inequality

Schaumburg-Lippe-Straße 5-9

Bonn, 53113

Germany

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (13)

1.

Complex Tax Incentives - An Experimental Investigation

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 4231
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 16 May 2013
Johannes Abeler and Simon Jäger
University of Oxford and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
Downloads 188 (199,886)
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complexity, taxation, attention, salience, laboratory experiment

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How Substitutable Are Workers? Evidence from Worker Deaths

Number of pages: 81 Posted: 05 Mar 2017
Simon Jäger
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
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Learning About Job Search: A Field Experiment with Job Seekers in Germany

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 5355
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 02 Jun 2015
University of Copenhagen, University of Bonn - Economic Science Area, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) and University of Bonn
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job search, information provision, unemployment, field experiment

Learning About Job Search: A Field Experiment with Job Seekers in Germany

IZA Discussion Paper No. 9040
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 18 May 2015
University of Copenhagen, University of Bonn - Economic Science Area, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) and University of Bonn
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job search, information provision, unemployment, field experiment

Learning About Job Search: A Field Experiment with Job Seekers in Germany

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP10621
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 27 May 2015
University of Copenhagen, University of Bonn - Economic Science Area, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) and University of Bonn
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Field Experiment, Job Search, Unemployment

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A Permutation Test and Estimation Alternatives for the Regression Kink Design

IZA Discussion Paper No. 8282
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 05 Jul 2014
Peter Ganong and Simon Jäger
University of Chicago and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
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Citation 11

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randomization inference, placebo test, cubic splines

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Labor in the Boardroom

IZA Discussion Paper No. 12799
Number of pages: 127 Posted: 04 Dec 2019
Simon Jäger, Benjamin Schoefer and Jörg Heining
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), University of California, Berkeley and Government of the Federal Republic of Germany - Institute for Employment Research (IAB)
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industrial relations, corporate governance, codetermination, investment

Long-Term Effects of Equal Sharing: Evidence from Inheritance Rules for Land

IZA Discussion Paper No. 13665
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 09 Sep 2020
German Institute for Economic Research (DIW Berlin) - German Socio Economic Panel, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) and CESifo (Center for Economic Studies and Ifo Institute) - ifo Center for the Economics of Education
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distribution, economic growth, economic development

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The Equilibrium and Spillover Effects of Early Retirement

Number of pages: 100 Posted: 09 Feb 2020
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), University of California, Berkeley and University of Zurich
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What Does Codetermination Do?

CESifo Working Paper No. 9156
Number of pages: 97 Posted: 01 Jul 2021
Simon Jäger, Shakked Noy and Benjamin Schoefer
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) and University of California, Berkeley
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What Does Codetermination Do?

IZA Discussion Paper No. 14465
Number of pages: 97 Posted: 19 Jun 2021
Simon Jäger, Shakked Noy and Benjamin Schoefer
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) and University of California, Berkeley
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What Does Codetermination Do?

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP16261
Number of pages: 98 Posted: 14 Jul 2021
Simon Jäger, Shakked Noy and Benjamin Schoefer
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) and University of California, Berkeley
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Voice at Work

IZA Discussion Paper No. 14163
Number of pages: 79 Posted: 09 Mar 2021
Jarkko Harju, Simon Jäger and Benjamin Schoefer
Government of the Republic of Finland - VATT Institute for Economic Research, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) and University of California, Berkeley
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Marginal Jobs and Job Surplus: A Test of the Efficiency of Separations

University of Zurich, Department of Economics, Working Paper No. 314, 2018
Number of pages: 81 Posted: 28 Jan 2019
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), University of California, Berkeley and University of Zurich - Department of Economics
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efficient separations, unemployment insurance, job surplus, wage bargaining, complier analysis

Marginal Jobs and Job Surplus: A Test of the Efficiency of Separations

IZA Discussion Paper No. 12127
Number of pages: 82 Posted: 21 May 2019
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), University of California, Berkeley and University of Zurich
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efficient separations, unemployment insurance, job surplus, wage bargaining, complier analysis

Marginal Jobs and Job Surplus: A Test of the Efficiency of Separations

NBER Working Paper No. w25492
Number of pages: 98 Posted: 30 Jan 2019 Last Revised: 01 Sep 2021
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), University of California, Berkeley and University of Zurich - Department of Economics
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Marginal Jobs and Job Surplus: A Test of the Efficiency of Separations

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP13473
Number of pages: 101 Posted: 28 Jan 2019 Last Revised: 04 Oct 2019
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), University of California, Berkeley and University of Zurich - Department of Economics
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complier analysis, Efficient separations, job surplus, Unemployment insurance, wage bargaining

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Wages and the Value of Nonemployment

IZA Discussion Paper No. 11996
Number of pages: 116 Posted: 17 Dec 2018
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), University of California, Berkeley, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics and University of Zurich - Department of Economics
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wages, bargaining, unemployment benefits, nonemployment

Wages and the Value of Nonemployment

NBER Working Paper No. w25230
Number of pages: 117 Posted: 05 Nov 2018 Last Revised: 10 Jun 2021
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), University of California, Berkeley, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics and University of Zurich - Department of Economics
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Wages and the Value of Nonemployment

University of Zurich, Department of Economics, Working Paper No. 313, 2018
Number of pages: 115 Posted: 28 Jan 2019
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), University of California, Berkeley, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics and University of Zurich - Department of Economics
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wages, bargaining, unemployment benefits, nonemployment

Wages and the Value of Nonemployment

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP13293
Number of pages: 118 Posted: 05 Nov 2018
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), University of California, Berkeley, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics and University of Zurich - Department of Economics
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Bargaining, nonemployment, Unemployment Benefits, wages

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Complex Tax Incentives: An Experimental Investigation

IZA Discussion Paper No. 7373
Posted: 11 May 2013
Johannes Abeler and Simon Jäger
IZA Institute of Labor Economics and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
Downloads 18 (650,783)
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complexity, taxation, attention, salience, laboratory experiment

Paying Outsourced Labor: Direct Evidence from Linked Temp Agency-Worker-Client Data

IZA Discussion Paper No. 13076
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 30 Mar 2020
Columbia University, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), Independent and University of California, Berkeley
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outsourcing, temp agencies, non-standard work arrangements, rent sharing