Inhaltsbereich: Institut für Arbeitsmarkt- und Berufsforschung
The Research Data Centre (FDZ) of the Federal Employment Agency at the Institute for Employment Research
The Research Data Centre (FDZ) of the German Federal Employment Agency (BA) at the Institute for Employment Research (IAB) is intended mainly to facilitate access to BA and IAB micro data for non-commercial empirical research using standardised and transparent access rules. The FDZ mediates between data producers and external users. We also control for compliance with data protection regulations.
The FDZ is a unit of the Federal Employment Agency (BA). It is directly subordinate to IAB’s Directorate.
For details on services available at the FDZ click on 'About us'.
The JoSuA application cannot be used on Saturday 09th April, 2016
The JoSuA application cannot be used on Saturday 09th April, 2016. Please note that no jobs can be started on that day and that running jobs may terminate with an error. We apologise for any inconvenience.
The english version of the FDZ Datenreport 03/2015 'IZA/IAB Administrative Evaluation Dataset 1993 - 2010 (AED)'
The english version of the FDZ Datenreport 03/2015 'IZA/IAB Administrative Evaluation Dataset 1993 - 2010' by Johanna Eberle and Alexandra Schmucker is now available.
>> Download FDZ Datenreport 03/2015 (EN)
IAB Establishment Panel
The new wave 2014 of the IAB-Establishment Panel (IAB-Betriebspanel - IABB) is now available. The working tools have been updated and can be downloaded from our homepage.
>> Working Tools
The English documentation 'Codebook and Documentation of the Panel Study Labour Market and Social Security (PASS)' for the seventh and eighth wave
The English documentation 'Codebook and Documentation of the Panel Study Labour Market and Social Security (PASS)' for the seventh and eighth wave is now available.
>> FDZ Methodenreport 02/2014 (EN) - wave 7
>> FDZ Methodenreport 06/2015 (EN) - wave 8
Error Correction for SIAB 1975-2010 (SIAB 7510 v1)
An error has been detected in the variable 'arbzeit' (Desired working hours of the job sought). Users which have a valid contract for the SIAB will get a correction data module added to their project folder upon request. The FDZ-Datenreport 01/13 was not changed.
>> Please read the following info sheet to learn more.
Transfer of External Aggregated Datasets
Users who want to link external aggregated data to FDZ data provided via on-site use or remote data access are asked to submit the aggregated data in Stata 13 format or in an older format.
To ensure the right format please use the ‘saveold’ command before transmitting the data to the FDZ.
It is not allowed to transmit these datasets in a program file.