The publication by Andrey Launov and Klaus Wälde on the Hartz IV labour market reform in Germany in the International Economic Review received quite some attention in the media. Please see here for examples: Neues Deutschland, MBO Verlag (Aktuelle Nachrichten), Berliner Zeitung, Frankfurter Rundschau, Kölner Stadtanzeiger, e! Science News
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(in Economics, in Germany, Austria and German-speaking Switzerland)
This site allows you to compute your current quality index. As argued by Michael Graber, Andrey Launov and Klaus Wälde (2008), a quality index of 6 on the EER and 4 on the Top 5 scale is helpful to obtain a tenured position in 2011 as a professor in economics at a German-speaking university. An EER quality index of 6 means that a person has published papers which have a quality equivalent to 6 papers published in the EER. ...
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