Dana Müller
Stefanie Wolter

german labour market data—data provision and access for the international scientific community

The Research Data Centre at the Institute for Employment Research (RDC-IAB) has been offering high-quality administrative and survey data on the German labour market for 15 years and has become one of the most important locations worldwide for researchers interested in data for labour market research. This article provides an overview of the RDC-IAB, including its data and access modes. The article presents two datasets in more detail: the SIAB, a classic dataset, and the LPP, a new dataset. Finally, this article provides insights into future infrastructure and data developments.

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Müller, Dana; Wolter, Stefanie (2020): German Labour Market Data—Data Provision and Access for the International Scientific Community. Version: 1. German Economic Review. Dataset. http://dx.doi.org/10.15456/ger.2020105.121012

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