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Petra Sauer

Mag.rer.soc.oec. Petra Sauer Ph.D.
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CV

since 2016
Research and Teaching Assistant, Post doc
since 2012
Research and Teaching Assistant, Prae Doc
since 2011
Ph.D. Economics, Vienna University of Economics and Business
since 2011
Research Associate, Wittgenstein Centre for Demography and Global Human Capital
2007-2008
Joint Study Exchange Program, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Department of Economics
2004-2011
M.S. Economics

Researcher Identifier

Awards and Honors

2017
Stephan Koren-Preis
2016
Anerkennungsurkunde der Dr. Maria Schaumayer Stiftung

Classifications

  • 5341 Economic policy (Details)
  • 5902 Labour market research (Details)
  • 5906 Educational economy (Details)
  • 5912 Social sciences (interdisciplinary) (Details)

Expertise

  • Inequality, Education, Labor Markets, Applied Econometrics

Activities

Organization scientific meeting (Conference etc.)
  2013-2014 Spring Meeting of Young Economists - local organizing commitee WU Vienna

Publications

Journal article

2017 Sauer, Petra, Hauer, Gerlinde, Hofmann, Barbara. 2017. Digitalisierung hat (k)ein Geschlecht. WISO - Wirtschafts- und sozialpolitische Zeitschrift des ISW 3, 119-129. (Details)
  Sauer, Petra. 2017. Von der Bildung für Eliten zur Ausbildung für Alle. Kurswechsel 2, 46-54. (Details)
2015 Crespo Cuaresma, Jesus, Sauer, Petra. 2015. Teach your children well: The dynamics of the distribution of educational attainment in Europe. Wirtschaftspolitische Blätter 3, 579-590. open access (Details)
2014 Sauer, Petra and Zagler, Martin. 2014. (In)equality of Education and Economic Growth. Review of Income and Wealth 60 (S2): S. 353-379. open access (Details)
2012 Sauer, Petra, Zagler, Martin. 2012. Economic Growth and the Quantity and Distribution of Education: A Survey. Journal of Economic Surveys 26 (5): 933-951. (Details)
2010 Sauer, Petra, Völkerer, Petra. 2010. Bildung und Demokratie: Schafft Bildung sozialen Zusammenhalt. Wirtschaft und Gesellschaft 36 (2): 53-78. open access (Details)

Edited book (editorship)

2017 Susanne, Reither, Brait, Romana, Sauer, Petra, Hrsg. 2017. Die Herren des Geldes - Das Geld der Herren. Kurswechsel 1/2017. 1. Wien: Sonderzahl. (Details)

Contribution to conference proceedings

2009 Sauer, Petra, Völkerer, Petra. 2009. Bildung und Demokratie: Schafft Bildung sozialen Zusammenhalt. In Freiheit. Beiträge für eine demokratische Gesellschaft, Hrsg. Barbara Blaha, Josef Weidenholzer (stellvertretend für Momentum), 219-237. Wien: Braumüller. (Details)

Paper presented at an academic conference or symposium

2019 Derndorfer, Judith, Heitzmann, Karin, Hofbauer, Johanna, Lechinger, Vanessa, Sauer, Petra. 2019. ‘New‘ atypical employment: Examining evidence on the socio-economic distribution of ‚new‘ atypical workers in Austria. ESPAnet Conference, Stockholm, Schweden, 05.09.-07.09. (Details)
  Derndorfer, Judith, Hofbauer, Johanna, Heitzmann, Karin, Lechinger, Vanessa, Sauer, Petra. 2019. “New” atypical employment: Examining evidence on employed and self-employed workers in Austria. Kongress der Österr. Gesellschaft für Soziologie, Salzburg, Österreich, 26.09.-28.09. (Details)
2018 Sauer, Petra. 2018. The Role of Age and Gender in Education Expansion. Winter School on Inequality and Social Welfare Theory, Alba di Canazei, Italien, 8.1.-11.1. (Details)
2017 Sauer, Petra, Rao, Narasimha, Pachauri, Shonali. 2017. Explaining Income Inequality Trends in Countries: An Integrated Approach. FMM Conference, Berlin, Deutschland, 9.11.-11.11. (Details)
  Sauer, Petra. 2017. Explaining Income Inequality: An Integrated Approach. 7th Meeting of the Society for the Study of Economic Inequality, New York, Vereinigte Staaten/USA, Juli. (Details)
  Sauer, Petra. 2017. The Role of Age and Gender in Education Expansion. IARIW-ICRIER conference “Experiences and Challenges on the Measurement of Income, Inequality and Poverty in South Asia” , Delhi, Indien, 23.11.-24.11. (Details)
2016 Sauer, Petra. 2016. Age-Specific Education Inequality, Education Mobility and Income Growth. Conference on Social and Political Inequality, Wien, Österreich, September. (Details)
  Sauer, Petra. 2016. Explaining Income Inequality Trends in Countries: An Integrated Approach. 34th IARIW General Conference, Dresden, Deutschland, August. (Details)
  Sauer, Petra. 2016. Explaining Income Inequality: An Integrated Approach. Berlin Network of Labor Market Research (BeNA) Seminar, Berlin, Deutschland, January. (Details)
2015 Sauer, Petra. 2015. Age-Specific Education Inequality, Education Mobility and Income Growth. International Conference on the Imperative of Economic Growth in the Eurozone, Mendel University, Brno, Tschechische Republik, November. (Details)
  Sauer, Petra. 2015. Explaining Income Inequality: An Integrated Approach. EAEPE Summer School, University of Roma Tre, Rom, Italien, Juli. (Details)
2014 Sauer, Petra. 2014. Explaining Income Inequality: An Integrated Approach. Young Economists Conference: The Future of Capitalism Development, Un(der)employment and Inequality, Wien, Österreich, September. Invited Talk (Details)
  Sauer, Petra. 2014. Explaining Income Inequality: An Integrated Approach. Conference on Crises and Distribution, Berlin, Deutschland, September. (Details)
  Sauer, Petra. 2014. Explaining Income Inequality: An Integrated Approach. Annual Meeting of the Austrian Economic Association, Vienna, Österreich, May. (Details)
2013 Sauer, Petra. 2013. Age-Specific Education Inequality, Education Mobility and Income Growth. ECINEQ 5th Meeting, Bari, Italien, July. (Details)
  Sauer, Petra. 2013. Age-Specific Education Inequality, Education Mobility and Income Growth. Spring Meeting of Young Economists, Aarhus, Dänemark, April. (Details)
2012 Sauer, Petra. 2012. (In)equality in Education and Economic Development. IARIW 32nd General Conference, Boston, Vereinigte Staaten/USA, August. (Details)
  Sauer, Petra. 2012. Age Group Specific Trends in Educational (In)equality. Annual Meeting of the American Population Association, San Francisco, Vereinigte Staaten/USA, May. (Details)
2011 Sauer, Petra. 2011. (In)equality in Education and Economic Development. Seventh Annual Conference on Development Economics and Policy, Berlin, Deutschland, June. (Details)
  Sauer, Petra. 2011. (In)equality in Education and Economic Development. Winter School of the Centre for Development Economics, Delhi, Indien, December. (Details)

Working/discussion paper, preprint

2016 Rao, Narasimha, Sauer, Petra, Pachauri, Shonali. 2016. Explaining Income Inequality in Countries: An Integrated Approach. INEQ Working Paper Series 2. (Details)
  Sauer, Petra. 2016. The Role of Age and Gender in Education Expansion. INEQ Working Paper Series 4. (Details)
2015 Altzinger, Wilfried and Crespo Cuaresma, Jesus and Schneebaum, Alyssa and Sauer, Petra and Rumplmaier, Bernhard. 2015. Education and Social Mobility in Europe: Levelling the Playing Field for Europes Children and Fuelling its Economy. WWW for Europe-Bibliography-Database, Working Paper No. 80. open access (Details)
2014 Sauer, Petra and Zagler, Martin. 2014. (In)equality in Education and Economic Development. Department of Economics Working Paper Series, 163. WU Vienna University of Economics and Business, Vienna. open access (Details)
2013 Crespo Cuaresma, Jesus and Sauer, Petra and KC, Samir. 2013. Age-Specific Inequality, Education Mobility and Income Growth. WWWforEurope working papers, issue 6. open access (Details)

Dissertation

2016 Sauer, Petra. 2016. Macro-economic Consequences of Educational Inequality. Dissertation, WU Wien. (Details)

Diploma thesis

2011 Sauer, Petra. 2011. The Distribution of Education and Economic Development. Diplomarbeit, Vienna University of Economics and Business. (Details)

Unpublished lecture

2009 Sauer, Petra. 2009. Bildung und Soziale Ausgrenzung. Eröffnungssymposium zum Europäischen Jahr zur Bekämpfung von Armut und sozialer Ausgrenzung (2010), AK Wien, 15.12. (Details)

Projects

2019
Opportunities and risks regarding "new" atypical employees - challenges for regional policies in Vienna/Austria (2019-2019) (Details)
Opportunities and risks regarding "new" atypical employees (2019-2020) (Details)
2017
The Advantages of Migration in Europe (2017-2020) (Details)
2011
Wittgenstein Centre for Demography and Global Human Capital (2011-2099) (Details)