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Table 1 Generated and modified variables

From: Preparing the sample of integrated labour market biographies (SIAB) for scientific analysis: a guide

Variable name Short description Do-file
Age Age (in years) Master.do, 01_split_episodes.do
Begepi Split version of begepi 01_split_episodes.do
Begepi_orig Original version of begepi 01_split_episodes.do
Cens 1 if right-censored/imputed wage, 0 otherwise; (4 EUR below assessment ceiling) 09_wages_imputation.do
East 1 if workplace in East Germany (incl. Berlin); 0 if West 06_wages_assessment_ceiling.do
Educ Education (university and uni. of applied science combined), imputed based on Fitzenberger et al. (2006) 05_educ_broad.do
Endepi Split version of endepi 01_split_episodes.do
Endepi_orig Original version of endepi 01_split_episodes.do
Industry1_destatis Industry; 1-digit; Statistisches Bundesamt; based on w93_3_gen 03a_industries_1digit_destatis.do
Industry1_estpanel Industry; 1-digit; IAB establishment panel; based on w93_3_gen 03b_industries_1digit_iab.do
Jahr Year Master.do, 01_split_episodes.do
Limit_assess Contribution assessment ceiling 06_wages_assessment_ceiling.do
Limit_marginal Marginal part-time income threshold 07_wages_marginal.do
Limit_assess_defl Contribution assessment ceiling, deflated (2015) 08_wages_deflation.do
Limit_marginal_defl Marginal part-time income threshold, deflated (2015) 08_wages_deflation.do
Marginal 1 if marginal wage, 0 otherwise 07_wages_marginal.do
Nspell Nonparallel spell counter 10_parallel_episodes.do
Occ_blo Blossfeld occupations 04_occ_blossfeld.do
Parallel_benefits Indicator for receipt of UI benefits 10_parallel_episodes.do
Parallel_jobs Number of parallel jobs 10_parallel_episodes.do
Parallel_wage Total wage of all parallel employment spells 10_parallel_episodes.do
Parallel_wage_imp Total imputed wage of all parallel employment spells 10_parallel_episodes.do
Wage Daily wage, not imputed, top-coded wages replaced by assessment ceiling (−4 EUR), deflated (2015) 09_wages_imputation.do
Wage_defl Daily wage, deflated 08_wages_deflation.do
Wage_imp Imputed daily wage, deflated (2015) 09_wages_imputation.do
Year_days_benefits Total days benefit receipt per calendar year 11_yearly_panel.do
Year_labor_earn Total labor earnings per calendar year 11_yearly_panel.do
Year_days_emp Total days employed per calendar year 11_yearly_panel.do