Occupational skill specificity and labor market outcomes

"Differing roles of lifelong learning: Hedging against unemployment risks from skill obsolescence or boosting upward career mobility?" Swiss Leading House "Economics of Education" Working Paper No. 188, 2021. By Tobias Schultheiss and Uschi Backes-Gellner.

"IT Skills, Occupation Specificity and Job Separations." Swiss Leading House "Economics of Education" Working Paper No. 172, 2021 (first version 2020). By Christian Eggenberger and Uschi Backes-Gellner.

"The Value of Specific Skills under Shock: High Risks and High Returns." Swiss Leading House "Economics of Education" Working Paper No. 158, 2021 (first version 2019). By Christian Eggenberger, Simon Janssen and Uschi Backes-Gellner.

"Non-Cognitive Skills in Training Curricula and Heterogeneous Wage Returns." Swiss Leading House "Economics of Education" Working Paper No. 175, 2020. By Fabienne Kiener, Ann-Sophie Gnehm and Uschi Backes-Gellner.

"Different Types of IT Skills in Occupational Training Curricula and Labor Market Outcomes." Swiss Leading House "Economics of Education" Working Paper No. 159, 2019. By Fabienne Kiener, Ann-Sophie Gnehm, Simon Clematide and Uschi Backes-Gellner.

"Tertiary education expansion and task demand: Does a rising tide lift all boats?" Swiss Leading House "Economics of Education" Working Paper No. 154, 2019 (first version 2018). By Tobias Schultheiss, Curdin Pfister, Uschi Backes-Gellner and Ann-Sophie Gnehm.

"Modernization of Vocational Training Curricula and Technology Adoption in Firms: A Descriptive Analysis with German Data." Swiss Leading House "Economics of Education" Working Paper No. 150, 2018. By Christian Eggenberger, Simon Janssen and Uschi Backes-Gellner.

"Occupational Specificity: A new Measurement Based on Training Curricula and its Effect on Labor Market Outcomes." Labour Economics, 51(2018): 97-107. By Christian Eggenberger, Miriam Rinawi and Uschi Backes-Gellner. Open access under LH Working Paper 106.