Quantitative Sozialforschung




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  • Auspurg, K., J. Brüderl, 2021: How to Increase Reproducibility and Credibility of Sociological Research. Handbook of Sociological Science. Contributions to Rigorous Sociology, https://osf.io/tavc5/
  • Auspurg, K., J. Brüderl, 2021: Has the Credibility of the Social Sciences Been Credibly Destroyed? Reanalyzing the "Many Analysts, One Data Set" Project. Socius: Sociological Research for a Dynamic World, doi: 10.1177/23780231211024421
  • Bornmann, L., C. Ganser, A. Tekles, 2021: Simulation of the h index use at university departments within the bibliometrics-based heuristics framework: Can the indicator be used to compare individual researchers? Journal of Informetrics 16(1). https://doi.org/10.1016/j.joi.2021.101237
  • Bornmann, L., C. Ganser, A. Tekles, 2021: Anchoring effects in the assessment of papers: The proposal for an empirical survey of citing authors. PLoS ONE 16(9): e0257307. https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0257307.
  • Thiel, F., 2021: Support for city road tolls: a question of self-interest? In: A. Franzen, S. Mader (eds.): Research Handbook on Environmental Sociology. Cheltenham, UK: Edward Elgar Publishing. https://doi.org/10.4337/9781800370456.00026


  • Auspurg, K., J. Recker, 2020: Mehr Offenheit in der Forschung? Eine Evaluation von Open Science Maßnahmen bei der Zeitschrift für Soziologie. Zeitschrift für Soziologie 49(1): 1-9.
  • Auspurg, K., A. Schneck, F. Thiel, 2020: Different Samples, Different Results? How Sampling Techniques Affect the Results of Field Experiments on Ethnic Discrimination. Research in Social Stratification and Mobility 65, doi: 10.1016/j.rssm.2019.100444
  • Jakob, M., B. Combet, 2020: Educational aspirations and decision-making in a context of poverty. A test of rational choice models in El Salvador. Research in Social Stratification and Mobility (69), doi: 10.1016/j.rssm.2020.100545
  • Sauer, C., K. Auspurg, T. Hinz, 2020: Designing Multi-Factorial Survey Experiments: Effects on Presentation Style (Text or Table), Answering Scales, and Vignette Order. Methods, Data, Analyses, doi: 10.12758/mda.2020.06.
  • Thiel, F., 2020: Die Low-Cost-Hypothese. Ein empirischer Test am Beispiel der Befürwortung einer City-Maut. Kölner Zeitschrift für Soziologie und Sozialpsychologie (61), doi: 10.1007/s11577-020-00712-0


  • Auspurg, K., J. Brüderl, T. Wöhler, 2019: Does Immigration Reduce the Support for Welfare Spending? A Cautionary Tale on Spatial Panel Data Analysis. American Sociological Review, doi: 10.1177/0003122419856347
  • Bornmann, L., C. Ganser, A. Tekles, L. Leydesdorff, 2019: Does the hα index reinforce the Matthew effect in science? The introduction of agent-based simulations into scientometrics. Quantitative Science Studies, doi: 10.1162/qss_a_00008
  • Combet, B., D. Oesch, 2019: The Gender Wage Gap Opens Long before Motherhood. Panel Evidence on Early Careers in Switzerland. European Sociological Review, doi: 10.1093/esr/jcz009.
  • Hudde, A., C. Friedrich, 2019: Having power, having babies? Fertility patterns among German elite politicians. ZfF – Zeitschrift für Familienforschung/Journal of Family Research, 1-2019: 27-39, doi: 10.3224/zff.v31i1.02
  • Voßemer, J., S. Heyne, 2019: Unemployment and Housework in Couples: Task-Specific Differences and Dynamics over Time. Journal of Marriage and Familiy, doi: 10.1111/jomf.12602
  • Weinmann, T., A. AlZahmi, A. Schneck, J. F. Mancera Charry, G. Fröschl and K. Radon, 2019: Population-based assessment of health, healthcare utilisation, and specific needs of Syrian migrants in Germany: what is the best sampling method? BMC Medical Research Methodology, doi: 10.1186/s12874-018-0652-1


  • Auspurg, K., 2018: Konfundierte Ergebnisse durch ein zu stark beschränktes Design? Anmerkungen zur Vignettenanalyse "Wer ist in Deutschland willkommen?" von C. Czymara und A. Schmidt-Catran. Kölner Zeitschrift für Soziologie und Sozialpsychologie, doi: 10.1007/s11577-018-0515-0.
  • Auspurg, K., A. Schneck, T. Hinz, 2018: Closed doors everywhere? A meta-analysis of field experiments on ethnic discrimination in rental housing markets. Journal of Ethnic and Migration Studies. doi: 10.1080/1369183X.2018.1489223
  • Diehl, C., T. Hinz, K. Auspurg, 2018: Wer hat Angst vor hochgebildeten Zuwanderern? Erklärungsversuche für die
    Unterstützung einer Einwanderungskontrolle in der Schweiz. Schweizerische Zeitschrift für Soziologie 44: 9-33. doi: 10.1515/sjs-2018-0004.
  • Ganser, C., M. Keuschnigg, 2018: Social Influence Strengthens Crowd Wisdom under Voting. Advances in Complex Systems, doi: 10.1142/S0219525918500133.


  • Auspurg, K., T. Hinz, C. Sauer, 2017: Why Should Women Get Less? Evidence on the Gender Pay Gap from Multifactorial Survey Experiments. American Sociological Review 82: 179-210, doi: 10.1177/0003122416683393.
  • Auspurg, K., T. Hinz, L. Schmid, 2017: Contexts and conditions of ethnic discrimination: Evidence from a field experiment in a German housing market. Journal of Housing Economics 35, 26-36, doi: 10.1016/j.jhe.2017.01.003.
  • Auspurg, K., T. Hinz, A. Schneck, 2017: Berufungsverfahren als Turniere: Berufungschancen von Wissenschaftlerinnen und Wissenschaftlern. Zeitschrift für Soziologie 46: 283-302, doi: 10.1515/zfsoz-2017-1016.
  • Auspurg, K., M. Iacovou, C. Nicoletti, 2017: Housework share between partners: Experimental evidence on gender-specific preferences. Social Science Research, doi:10.1016/j.ssresearch.2017.01.003.
  • Auspurg, K., A. Jäckle, 2017: First Equals Most Important? Order Effects in Vignette-Based Measurement. Sociological Methods and Research 46: 490-539, doi: 10.1177/0049124115591016.
  • Bozoyan, C., S. Pointner, 2017: Diego Gambetta: The Sicilian Mafia. In: Kraemer, K. und K. Brugger (Hg.): Schlüsselwerke der Wirtschaftssoziologie. Wiesbaden: Springer VS, doi: 10.1007/978-3-658-08184-3_27.
  • Keuschnigg, M., C. Ganser, 2017: Crowd Wisdom Relies on Agents' Ability in Small Groups with a Voting Aggregation Rule. Management Science 63: 818-828, doi: 10.1287/mnsc.2015.2364.
  • Keuschnigg, M., T. Wolbring, 2017: Robert K. Merton: The Self-Fulfilling Prophecy/The Matthew Effect in Science. In: Kraemer, K. und K. Brugger (Hg.): Schlüsselwerke der Wirtschaftssoziologie. Wiesbaden: Springer VS, doi: 10.1007/978-3-658-08184-3_15.
  • Salikutluk, Z., S. Heyne, 2017: Do Gender Roles and Norms Affect Performance in Maths? The Impact of Adolescents’ and their Peers’ Gender Conceptions on Maths Grades. European Sociological Review 33: 368–381, doi: 10.1093/esr/jcx049.
  • Schneck A., 2017: Examining publication bias—a simulation-based evaluation of statistical tests on publication bias. PeerJ 5:e4115, doi: 10.7717/peerj.4115.


  • Bader, F., J. Bauer, M. Kroher, P. Riordan, 2016: Privacy Concerns in Responses to Sensitive Questions. A Survey Experiment on the Influence of Numeric Codes on Unit Nonresponse, Item Nonresponse, and Misreporting. Methods, Data, Analyses 10: 47-72, doi:10.12758/mda.2016.003.
  • Bauer, J., 2016: Biases in Random Route Surveys. Journal of Survey Statistics and Methodology 4: 263–287, doi: 10.1093/jssam/smw012.
  • Bozoyan C., S. Vogt, 2016: The Impact of Third-Party Information on Trust: Valence, Source, and Reliability. PLoS ONE 11: e0149542, doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0149542.
  • Keuschnigg, M., F. Bader, J. Bracher, 2016: Using Crowdsourced Online Experiments to Study Context-dependency of Behavior. Social Science Research 59: 68-82, doi:10.1016/j.ssresearch.2016.04.014.


  • Auspurg, K., S. Gundert, 2015: Precarious employment and bargaining power: Results of a factorial survey analysis. Zeitschrift für Soziologie 44: 99-117.
  • Bozoyan, C., T. Wolbring, 2015: The Usefulness of Directed Acyclic Graphs: What Can DAGs Contribute to a Residual Approach to Weight-Related Income Discrimination? Schmollers Jahrbuch 135: 83-96, doi:10.3790/schm.135.1.83.
  • Braun, N., N. Saam, 2015: Handbuch Modellbildung und Simulation. Wiesbaden: Springer VS.
  • Ganser, C., P. Riordan, 2015: Vote expectations at the next level. Trying to predict vote shares in the 2013 German federal election by polling expectations. Electoral Studies 40: 115-126, doi:10.1016/j.electstud.2015.08.001.
  • Keuschnigg, M., T. Wolbring, 2015: Disorder, Social Capital, and Norm Violation: Three Field Experiments on the Broken Windows Thesis. Rationality and Society 27: 96-126.
  • Wolbring, T., P. Riordan, 2015: How beauty works. Theoretical mechanisms and two empirical applications on students' evaluation of teaching. Social Science Research 57: 253-272, doi:10.1016/j.ssresearch.2015.12.009.