Tips for other events
EDDI18 is organized jointly by SOEP - The German Socio-Economic Panel, GESIS - Leibniz Institute for the Social Sciences and IDSC of IZA - International Data Service Center of the Institute for the Study of Labor. EDDI18 will be hosted by SOEP (The German Socio-Economic Panel) at DIW (German Institute for Economic Research), Berlin, Germany. The conference will bring together DDI users and professionals from all over Europe and the world. Anyone interested in developing, applying, or using DDI is invited to attend and present.
The National Educational Panel Study (NEPS) provides a unique research data infrastructure with longitudinal and context information for respondents of six ongoing panel cohorts and two finalized school reform studies. The database particularly facilitates empirical analyses of competence development, educational processes, educational decisions, and returns to education in formal, nonformal, and informal contexts.
Work with administrative data on a micro-level is becoming evermore important in the field of environmental economics. Such data enable diverse research questions to be addressed, concerning not only the ex-post evaluation of various environmental and energy policies but also the analysis of drivers of productivity growth and energy efficiency.
33rd Annual Congress of the European Economic Association and 71st European Meeting of the Econometric Society, August 27-31, 2018
Presentation in the "Innovative models of data access for researchers" session
The GESIS Methodenseminar is aimed at graduate students in the social sciences and humanities as well as related fields. It consists of five courses, three in German, two in English - all are research based and teach practically relevant skills. The basic module and advanced modules I and II (Basismodul, Aufbaumodul I, and Aufbaumodul II) are held in German and teach basic knowledge and skills on how to analyze quantitative, scientific data.
pairfam is a representative panel study focused on close relationships and the family in Germany. It provides large, longitudinal data sets available to interested researchers. For more details, please see www.pairfam.de. The conference will focus on innovative methods for panel data collection, innovative methods for panel data analysis, and innovative family reserach designs. The program will feature a number of keynote lectures.
As more and more markets (marriage market, transport market, labor market, etc) move online or are born exclusively online, our ability to study markets and understand socioeconomic phenomena will depend on being able to leverage the internet as a data source. This means data and text mining will be an important skill for social scientists.
The 11th RDA Plenary Meeting will take place from the 21st to the 23rd March 2018 in Berlin, Germany. Under the theme "From Data to Knowledge", the Plenary meeting welcomes the participation of all data scientists, experts and practitioners engaged in the advancement of data-driven science and economy.