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Prof. Dr.  Christian  Aßmann

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Address:
Leibniz-Institut für Bildungsverläufe
Wilhelmsplatz  3
96047  Bamberg
Room:
AS6/-01.07
Division:
Research Data Center, Methods Development
Contact:
Telephone: +49 951 863-3423

Selected Publications

<ul><li>Aßmann, C.; Boysen-Hogrefe, J.; und Pape, M. (2016): Bayesian Analysis of Static and Dynamic Factor Models: An Ex-Post Approach towards the Rotation Problem, <em>Journal of Econometrics,</em> 192(1), pp. 190-206. DOI: 10.1016/j.jeconom.2015.10.010.</li><li>Kärner, T.; Sembill, D.; Aßmann, C.; Friederichs, E.; Carstensen, C. (2016): Analysis of person-situation interactions in educational settings via cross-classified multilevel longitudinal modelling: illustrated with the example of students’ stress experience, Frontline Learning Research, vol. 5(1), 16-42, DOI: 10.14786/flr.v5i1.137.</li><li>Preising, M.; Suchomlinov, A.; Tutkuviene, J.; und Aßmann, C. (2016): Modelling human height and weight: a Bayesian approach towards model comparison, <em>European Journal of Clinical Nutrition</em>. DOI: 10.1038/ejcn.2016.23.</li><li>Suchomlinov, Andrej; Čerškus, Gediminas; Kolosov, Andrej; Rakita, Ignas; Aßmann, Christian; Jakimavičienė, Eglė; Tutkuvienė, Janina (2016): Increasing prevalence of overweight and obesity among children in Vilnius, Lithuania: comparison of two longitudinal data sets of children born in 1990 and 1996. In: Anthropologischer Anzeiger, -. DOI: 10.1127/anthranz/2016/0634.</li><li>Aßmann, C. (2016): Multiple imputation as one tool to provide longitudinal databases for modelling human height and weight development, <em>European Journal of Clinical Nutrition</em>. DOI: <span class="doi">10.1038/ejcn.2016.22</span>.</li><li>Ipsen, J.; Nowak-Szczepanska, N.; Gomula, A.; Aßmann, C.; und Hermanussen, M.. (2016): The association of body height, height variability and inequality, <em>Journal of Biological and Clinical Anthropology</em>. 73/1, 1-6. DOI: 10.1127/anthranz/2015/0623.</li><li>Aßmann, C.; Würbach, A.; Goßmann, S.; Geißler, F.; und Bela, A. (2015): Nonparametric multiple imputation for questionnaires with individual skip patterns and constraints: The case of income imputation in the National Educational Panel Study, <em>Sociological Methods and Research</em>. DOI: 10.1177/0049124115610346.</li><li>Aßmann, C.; Gaasch, C.; Pohl, S.; und Carstensen, C. H. (2015): Bayesian estimation in IRT models with missing values in background variables. <em>Psychological Test and Assessment Modeling</em>.</li><li>Hermanussen, M.; Scheffler, C.; Groth, D.; Aßmann, C. (2015): Height and skeletal morphology in relation to modern life style, Journal of Physiological Antropology. Doi: 10.1186/s40101-015-0080-4.</li><li>Hermanussen, M.; Stec, K.; Aßmann, C.; Meigen, C.; van Buuren, S. (2015): Synthetic growth reference charts. <em>American Journal of Human Biology</em>, S. 98‐111. DOI: 10.1002/ajhb.22759.</li><li>Bogin, B.; Hermanussen, M.; Blum, W.; Aßmann, C. (2015): Sex, Sport, IGF-1 and the community effect in height hypothesis, <em>International Journal of Environmental Reseach and Public Health</em>, 12, 4816-4832; DOI: 10.3390/ijerph120504816.</li><li>Steinhauer, H.W.; Aßmann, C.; Zinn, S.; Goßmann, S.; Rässler, S. (2015): Sampling and Weighting Cohort Samples in Institutional Contexts. In:<em> AStA Wirtschafts- und Sozialstatistisches Archiv</em>, S. 1–27. DOI: 10.1007/s11943-015-0162-0.</li><li>Bahrami, S.; Aßmann, C.; Meinfelder, F.; Rässler, S (2015): A Split Questionnaire Survey Design for Data with Block Structure Correlation Matrix, erschienen in "Improving survey methods lessons from recent research", Hrsg.: Engel, U., Jann, B., Lynn, P., Scherpenzeel, A.,  Sturgis, P., Routledge.</li><li>Hermanussen, M; Aßmann, C; Staub, K.; Groth, D.; und Alt, C. (2014): The impact of physical connectedness on body height in Swiss conscripts, Journal of Biological and Clinical Anthropology, 71(4), 313-27. DOI: 10.1127/0003-5548/2014/0466.</li><li>Aßmann, C., Boysen-Hogrefe, J, und Jannsen, N. (2013): Costs of Housing Crises: International Evidence, <em>Bulletin of Economic Research</em>, 65(4), 299-313, doi: 10.1111/j.1467-8586.2011.00408.x</li><li>Aßmann, C. und Hermanussen, M. (2013): Determinants of growth: Evidence for a community-based target in height?, <em>Pediatric Research</em>, 74, 88-95, doi: 10.1038/pr.2013.50</li><li>Aßmann, C. (2012): Determinants and Costs of Current Account Reversals under Heterogeneity and Serial Correlation, <span class="PastMsJournalName"><em>Applied Economics</em></span>, <span class="PastMsVolumeNumber">44</span><span class="PastMsIssueNumber">(13)</span>, <span class="PastMsPages">pp. 1685 - 1700</span>, doi<span class="PastMsDOI">: 10.1080/00036846.2011.554370</span></li><li>Aßmann, C.; Hermanussen, M.; Wöhling, H.; und Zabransky, M. (2012): Harmonizing national growth references for multi-centre surveys, drug monitoring, and international postmarketing surveillance: the patch-work growth chart, <em>Acta Paediatrica</em> 101(1), 78-84, doi: 10.1111/j.1651-2227.2011.02415.x</li><li>Aßmann, C. und Boysen-Hogrefe, J. (2012): Determinants of government bond spreads in the Euro area - in good times as in bad, <em>Empirica: Journal of European Economics</em>, 39, pp. 341-356, doi:10.1007/s10663-011-9171-6</li><li>Aßmann, C. und Boysen-Hogrefe, J. (2011): A Bayesian Approach to Model-Based Clustering for Binary Panel Probit Models, <em>Computational Statistics & Data Analysis</em> 55(1), 261-279, doi:10.1016/j.csda.2010.04.016</li><li>Aßmann, C. und Boysen-Hogrefe, J. (2010): Analysis of Current Account Reversal via Regime Switching Models, <em>Economic Change and Restructuring</em> 43(1), 21-43, doi:10.1007/s10644-009-9076-6</li><li>Aßmann, C., Hermanussen, M. und Tutkuviene, J. (2010): Statistical agreement and cost-benefit: can we replace established empirical methods for constructing growth reference charts?,  <em>Annals of Human Biology</em> 37(1), 57-69, doi:10.\-3109/03014460903173379</li><li>Aßmann, C., Boysen-Hogrefe, J. und Liesenfeld, R. (2009): The Decline in German Output Volatility: A Bayesian Analysis, <em>Empirical Economics</em> 37(3), 653-679, doi:10.1007/s00181-008-0251-9</li><li>Aßmann, C. und Boysen-Hogrefe, J. (2009): Dynamic multi-sector CGE modeling and the specification of capital: Comment on Farmer and Wendner (2004), <em>Structural Change and Economic Dynamics</em> 20(1), 74-75, doi:10.1016/j.strueco.2007.11.002 </li></ul><h4>Sonstige Veröffentlichungen</h4><ul><li>Weighting Panel Cohorts in Institutional Contexts, mit Hans Walter Steinhauer und Sabine Zinn, erschienen in Methodological Issues of Longitudinal Surveys, Hans-Peter Blossfeld et al. (eds.), Springer Verlag, (2016), doi 10.1007/978-3-658-11994-2_3</li><li>Estimation of Plausible Values using Background Variables with Missing Values: A Data Augmented MCMC Approach, mit Claus H. Carstensen, Christoph Gaasch und Steffi Pohl, erschienen in Methodological Issues of Longitudinal Surveys, Hans-Peter Blossfeld et al. (eds.), Springer Verlag, (2016), doi 10.1007/978-3-658-11994-2_28</li><li>Aßmann, C. (2015), Buchrezension: "Bayesian non- and semi-parametric methods and applications" by Peter E. Rossi, Journal of Economics, doi 10.1007/s00712-015-0434-8.</li><li>Meeting Reports "Proceedings of the 22nd Aschauer Soiree on Growth and Health Screening", held at Altenhof, Germany, November 15th, 2014. In: Pediatric Endocrinology Reviews (PER), Volume 12, No 3, March 2015, S. 239-248</li><li>Hermanussen, M., Aßmann, C., Groth, D. und Staub, K. (2014): Final height, target height and the community. Georgian Medical News. 5(230), 30-4.</li><li>Adolescent growth: genes, hormones and the peer group. Proceedings of the 20th Aschauer Soiree, held at Glücksburg castle, Germany, 15th to 17th November 2013. <span id="yui_3_14_1_1_1397550081312_1326" class="js-journal-details journal-detail-text">Pediatric endocrinology reviews: PER</span> 03/2014; 11(3):341-53, mit M. Hermanussen, T. Meitinger, J.D. Veldhuis, M.J. Low, R. Pfäffle, K. Staub, R. Panczak, D. Groth, M. Brabec, M. von Salisch, C.P.A. Loh, V. Tassenaar, C. Scheffler, R. Mumm, E. Godina, A. Lehmann, J. Tutkuviene, S. Gervickaite, A.F.M. Nierop, A. Holmgren, S. van Buuren, S. Koziel, E. Zadzińska, I. Varela-Silva, J. Vignerová, E. Salama, M. El-Shabrawi, A. Huiji, T. Satake, B. Bogin</li><li>Möglichkeiten der Analyse von Kontexteffekten im Rahmen des Nationalen Bildungspanels. (2013) In:<span id="btAsinTitle"> Becker, Rolf und Schulze, Alexander (eds.): Bildungskontexte, doi: 10.1007/978-3-531-18985-7_3, pp. 61-83, zusammen</span> mit T. Bäumer, J. von Maurice und H.-P. Blossfeld</li><li><span lang="EN-GB">A Bayesian Approach towards Modelling Growth. (2013) In: Hermanussen, Michael (ed.): "</span><a href="http://www.schweizerbart.de/publications/detail/isbn/9783510652785" target="_blank" data-mce-href="http://www.schweizerbart.de/publications/detail/isbn/9783510652785"><span lang="EN-GB">http://www.schweizerbart.de/publications/detail/isbn/9783510652785</span></a><span lang="EN-GB">" Auxology. Studying Human Growth and Development. p. 204-205. </span>324 p. Schweizerbart Science Publishers, Stuttgart</li><li><span lang="EN-GB">Rounding-Off and Heaping. (2013) In: Hermanussen, Michael (ed.): "</span><a href="http://www.schweizerbart.de/publications/detail/isbn/9783510652785" target="_blank" data-mce-href="http://www.schweizerbart.de/publications/detail/isbn/9783510652785"><span lang="EN-GB">http://www.schweizerbart.de/publications/detail/isbn/9783510652785</span></a><span lang="EN-GB">" Auxology. Studying Human Growth and Development. 324 p. Schweizerbart Science Publishers, </span><span lang="EN-GB">Stuttgart, zusammen mit A. Kersting und M. Hermanussen<br></span></li><li><span lang="EN-GB">The Community Effect in Swiss Conscripts. (2013) In: Hermanussen, Michael (ed.):"</span><a href="http://www.schweizerbart.de/publications/detail/isbn/9783510652785" target="_blank" data-mce-href="http://www.schweizerbart.de/publications/detail/isbn/9783510652785"><span lang="EN-GB">http://www.schweizerbart.de/publications/detail/isbn/9783510652785</span></a><span lang="EN-GB">" Auxology. Studying Human Growth and Development. p.72-73. 324 p. </span><span lang="EN-GB">Schweizerbart Science Publishers, </span><span lang="EN-GB">Stuttgart, mit M. Hermanussen und K. Straub</span></li><li><span lang="EN-GB">The Community Effect on Growth. (2013) In: Hermanussen, Michael (ed.):"</span><a href="http://www.schweizerbart.de/publications/detail" target="_blank" data-mce-href="http://www.schweizerbart.de/publications/detail"><span lang="EN-GB">http://www.schweizerbart.de/publications/detail/isbn/9783510652785</span></a><span lang="EN-GB">" Auxology. Studying Human Growth and Development. p.68-71. </span>324 p. Schweizerbart Science Publishers, Stuttgart, mit M. Hermanussen</li><li>Dilemmas in Choosing and Using Growth Charts, 2012, Pediatric Endocrinology Reviews 9(2), 563-569, mit M. Hermanussen, K. Straub, und S. van Buuren</li><li>Aßmann, C., Steinhauer, H. W., Rässler S. (2012): Aspekte der Stichprobenziehung in der erziehungswissenschaftlichen Forschung. In: S. Maschke & L. Stecher (Hrsg.): Enzyklopädie der Erziehungswissenschaft Online (EEO), Fachgebiet Methoden der empirischen erziehungswissenschaftlichen Forschung. Weinheim und Basel: Beltz Juventa, S. 1-15. doi: 10.3262/EEO07120215</li><li>Ökonometrische Prognoseverfahren mit Paneldaten, 2012 in: Mertens, P., Räassler, S. (Hrsg.): Prognoserechnung, 7. überarbeitete Auflage, Physika, Heidelberg, doi:10.1007/978-3-7908-2797-2_9, mit S. Rässler und K. Wolf</li><li>Diversity in auxology: between theory and practice. Proceedings of the 18th Aschauer Soiree, 13th November 2010, 2012, Journal of Biological and Clinical Anthropology 69(2), pp.159-174, doi: 10.1127/0003-5548/2012/0133, mit M. Hermanussen, E. Godina, F.J. Rühli, K. Staub, P. Blaha, J.L. Boldsen, S. van Buuren, M. MacIntyre, M. Kaczmarek, B. Bogin, E. Salama, M. El-Shabrawi, C. Meigen, C. Scheffler, Vanessa Schönfeld, H. H. Thodberg, L.S. Lieberman, S. Kirchengast, J. Tutkuviene, U. Wittwer-Backofen, T. Satake, D. Martin, A. Lehmann, J. Meier, E. Jopp</li><li>Aßmann, C., Steinhauer, H. W., Kiesl, H., Koch, S., Schönberger, B., Müller-Kuller, A., Rohwer, G., Rässler, S. und Blossfeld, H.-P. (2011) Sampling Design of the National Educational Panel Study: Challenges and Solutions. In: H.-P. Blossfeld, H.-G. Roßbach & J. von Maurice (Eds.) Education as a Lifelong Process. The German National Educational Panel Study (NEPS) (Zeitschrift für Erziehungswissenschaft, Special Issue 14). doi: 10.1007/s11618-011-0181-8</li><li>Aßmann, C., Hermanussen, M., Godina, E., Rühli, F.J., P. Blaha, J.L. Boldsen, van Buuren, S., MacIntyre, M., Goshi, A., de Stefano, G.F.,   Sonkin, V.D., Tresguerres, J.A.F., Meigen, C., Scheffler, C., Geiger, C., und Lieberman, L.S. (2010): Growth Variation, final height and secular trend. Proceedings of the 17th Aschauer Soiree, 7th November 2009, Journal of Comparative Human Biology 61(4), 277-284.</li><li>Aßmann, C. (2009), Buchrezension: "Economic Modeling and Inference" by Christensen, B.J. and Kiefer, N.M., Journal of Economics 98(3), 257-259, DOI 10.1007/s00712-009-0089-4.</li></ul>

Selected Presentations

<ul><li>August 2014, "Bayesian Analysis of Dynamic Factor Models: An Ex-Post Approach towards the Rotation Problem", Joint Statistical Meeting 2014, Boston, USA.</li><li>Juni 2011, "Networks as determinants of voter behavior and their implication for government capture and accountability: A comparative analysis based on cross-country estimations of spatial voting models in Poland and Slovakia", 4th Annual Political Networks Conference, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor</li><li>November 2010, ”Growth curve analysis: A Bayesian approach”, 18th Aschauer Soirée, Deutsche Gesellschaft für Auxologie, Altenhof</li><li>Juli 2010, ”Data augmentation for missing values in social network models”, IV European Congress of Methodology, IQB Humboldt Universität Berlin, Potsdam.</li><li>August 2008, ”Assessing the Costs of Currency Crises and Current Account Reversal on Economic Growth”, Econometric Society European Meeting, Mailand, Italien.</li></ul>

Third-Party Funded Projects

<p>DFG-Projekt: „Analyse der Beziehungen zwischen latenten Kompetenzen und Kontextinformationen in den NEPS Startkohorten“ gemeinsam mit Frau Prof. Dr. Steffi Pohl und Herrn Prof. Dr. Claus H. Carstensen im Rahmen des DFG Schwerpunktprogramm SP1646 „Education as a Lifelong Process“.<br><br></p><p>DFG-Projekt: ,,Ein Bayesianischer Modellrahmen für die Auswertung von Daten aus längsschnittlichen Large-Scale Assessments" gemeinsam mit Frau Prof. Dr. Steffi Pohl und Herrn Prof. Dr. Claus H. Carstensen im Rahmen des DFG Schwerpunktprogramm SP1646 „Education as a Lifelong Process“.</p>