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Panel data on training activities – Voucher recipients and eligible employees Bildungsprämie

In the course of the evaluation of a federal program called „Bildungsprämie“ (Educational Premium), funded program participants and non-participants, who are generally eligible for funding, field research has been conducted. The interviews of the two target groups are titled “Erfahrungen mit der Bildungsprämie” (Experiences with the Educational Premium) and “Erwerbstätigkeit heute und morgen” (Employment Today and Tomorrow), respectively. The data has been collected in a panel design through a computer-assisted telephone survey (CATI).  

Contents of the survey: a) Usage of the Bildungsprämie, implementation of the program, training returns, b) Several aspects of the previous training, c) Employment status and change in labor market participation, d) Job, activities, responsibilities and their respective change, d) Job satisfaction.

The data is available as a Scientific Use File (SUF).   

DOI: 10.7807/Bildung:10-12:V1

You will find further information about the data through its DOI or in the data report     

Dehos, F., K. Görlitz, S. Schiel, H. Schröder und M. Tamm (2016), Datenbeschreibung Bildungsprämie: Programmteilnehmer und Anspruchsberechtigte. RWI Materialien 108. Essen: RWI. download

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