Barbara Berkel | Munich Center for the Economics of Aging - MEA


Research Team

Dr. Barbara Berkel

Max Planck Institute for Social Law and Social Policy
Munich Center for the Economics of Aging (MEA) and Survey of Health, Ageing and Retirement in Europe (SHARE)
Amalienstrasse 33, 80799 Muenchen

Further Information

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Publications have only been fully recorded in the database since 2003. Older publications that may have been published are included in the download PDF on this page.


Journal Article

Berkel, Barbara (2007): "Institutional Determinants of International Equity Portfolios - A Country-Level Analysis". In: Topics in Macroeconomics, The B.E. Journals in Macroeconomics, Vol. 7: Iss. 1 (Topics), Article 34..
Berkel, Barbara; Börsch-Supan, Axel; Ludwig, Alexander; Winter, Joachim (2004): "Sind die Probleme der Bevölkerungsalterung durch eine höhere Geburtenrate lösbar?". In: Perspektiven der Wirtschaftspolitik, 5, pp. 71 - 90.
Berkel, Barbara; Börsch-Supan, Axel (2004): "Pension Reform in Germany: The Impact on Retirement Decisions". In: Finanzarchiv, Vol. 60, pp. 393 - 421.
Berkel, Barbara; Börsch-Supan, Axel (2003): "Mehr Wachstum durch Bildung: Kann eine höhere Geburtenrate die Probleme der Überalterung lösen?". In: Stimme der Familie, 50, pp. 3 - 5.

Book Chapter

Berkel, Barbara; Börsch-Supan, Axel (2005): "Patterns of retirement in Germany: How they emerged, and how to change them", In: Forneo, Elsa (ed.), Pension systems - Beyond mandatory retirement, Edward Elgar, Cheltenham, pp. 81 - 106.

MEA Discussion Paper

Börsch-Supan, Axel; Berkel, Barbara: "Pension Reform in Germany: The Impact on Retirement Decisions".
Berkel, Barbara; Börsch-Supan, Axel: "Renteneintrittsentscheidungen in Deutschland: Langfristige Auswirkungen verschiedener Reformoptionen".