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Portrait of Andreas Kuhn

Dr. Andreas Kuhn

Andreas Kuhn

Research Interests

  • Labor Economics
  • Public Economics
  • Applied Microeconometrics
  • Methods for program/policy evaluation and causal inference

Publications

Kuhn, Andreas (2011). In the eye of the beholder: Subjective inequality measures and individuals' assessment of market justice. European Journal of Political Economy. 27, 625-641.
Falk, Armin, Andreas Kuhn and Josef Zweimüller (2011). Unemployment and Right-Wing Extremist Crime. Scandinavian Journal of Economics. 113(2), 260-285.
Kuhn, Andreas (2010). Demand for Redistribution, Support for the Welfare State, and Party Identification in Austria. Empirica. 37(2), 215-236
Kuhn, Andreas, Lalive, Rafael and Zweimüller, Josef (2009). The public health costs of job loss. Journal of Health Economics 28(6), 1099-1115

Working Papers

Beatrice Brunner and Andreas Kuhn (2011). Financial Incentives, the Timing of Births, Birth Complications, and Newborns' Health: Evidence from the Abolition of Austria's Baby Bonus.

ECON Working Paper No. 48. University of Zurich

Andreas Kuhn (2011). Inequality Perceptions, Distributional Norms, and Redistributive Preferences in East and West Germany.

ECON Working Paper No. 09. University of Zurich

Beatrice Brunner and Andreas Kuhn (2010). The Impact of Labor Market Entry Conditions on Initial Job Assignment, Human Capital Accumulation, and Wages.

Andreas Kuhn (2010). The Public Perception and Normative Valuation of Executive Compensation: An International Comparison.

Andreas Kuhn, Jean-Philippe Wüllrich and Josef Zweimüller (2010). Fatal Attraction? Access to Early Retirement and Mortality.

Beatrice Brunner and Andreas Kuhn (2009). To Shape the Future: How Labor Market Entry Conditions Affect Individuals' Long-Run Wage Pofile.

Kuhn, Andreas (2009). Demand for Redistribution, Support for the Welfare State, and Party Identification in Austria.

Armin Falk, Andreas Kuhn and Josef Zweimüller (2008). Unemployment and Right-Wing Extremist Crime.

Kuhn, Andreas (2009). In the Eye of the Beholder: Subjective Inequality Measures and the Demand for Redistribution.

Kuhn, Andreas (2009). The Public Health Costs of Job Loss.

Zweimüller, Josef, Rudolf Winter-Ebmer, Rafael Lalive, Andreas Kuhn, Oliver Ruf, and Jean Philippe Wuellrich (2008). The Austrian Social Security Database (ASSD).

Kuhn, Andreas and Oliver Ruf (2007). The Value of a Statistical Life: New Evidence from the Swiss Labor Market.

Kuhn, Andreas and Oliver Ruf (2006). Einführung in die Statistiksoftware STATA.

Presentations

2011Labor Economics Seminar (Engelberg)
2010 Ifo/CESifo & University of Munich Conference on Empirical Health Economics (Munich), Labor Economics Seminar (Engelberg), Joint Vienna Macroeconomics Seminar (IHS Vienna), Netspar theme conference "Health and income, work and care across the life cycle" (Amsterdam)
2009 Labor Economics Seminar (Engelberg), Annual Meeting of the Austrian Economic Association (Linz), HUI-Seminar (Weggis), 9th Panel Data Conference (Bonn)
2008 Labor Economics Seminar (Engelberg), Eröffnungssympiosium NRN 'Labor and Welfare State' (Linz)
2007 Annual Meeting of the European Economic Association (Budapest)
2005 Jahrestagung Verein für Socialpolitik (Bonn), Jahrestagung der Schweizerischen Gesellschaft für Volkswirtschaft und Statistik (Zurich)
2004 2nd Conference on Evaluation Research (Mannheim), Occasional Seminar "Employment in Europe" European Commission , DG Employment and Social Protection (Brussels)