Linked Employer-Employee Data from the IAB (LIAB)

The paper is based on the second longitudinal version of the Linked-Employer-Employee (LIAB) data of the Institute of Employment Research in Nuremberg (IAB). Data access is possible via on-site use and via remote data access. Further information on data access can be found here:

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Publication Date 2015
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Geographic Area (free) German federal states (Bundeslaender)
Temporal Coverage (free) Dependent on the data source: Employment: 1975-2010 Benefit receipt: 1975-2011 Establishment Panel: 1993 to current wave
Unit Type Other
Number of Units Linked Establishments: 2,702 to 11,117 per year, 146,781 in total Individuals: 1,090,728 to 1,536,665 per year, 1,883,198 in total
Sampled Universe Individuals in Germany
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Last updated November 24, 2015
Created November 24, 2015