Publications

2021

Skopek, Jan

Grandparent status and multigenerational relationships. Book Chapter Forthcoming

Research Handbook of Sociology of the Family, Edward Elgar, Cheltenham, UK, Forthcoming.

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2020

Skopek Jan, Passaretta Giampiero

Socioeconomic inequality in children’s achievement from infancy to adolescence: The case of Germany Journal Article Forthcoming

Social Forces, Forthcoming.

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Passaretta Giampiero, Skopek Jan

Does schooling decrease social inequality in early achievement? Unpublished

2020.

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Skopek Jan, Leopold Thomas

Educational Reproduction in Germany: A Prospective Study Based on Retrospective Data. Journal Article

Demography, 57 , pp. 1241–1270, 2020.

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Passaretta Giampiero, Skopek Jan Van Huizen Thomas

To what extent is social inequality in school-age achievement determined before and during schooling? A longitudinal analysis in three European countries Unpublished

2020.

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Skopek Jan, Triventi Moris Blossfeld Hans-Peter

How do institutional factors shape PhD completion rates? An analysis of long-term changes in a European doctoral program Journal Article

Studies in Higher Education, (published online) , 2020.

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2019

Triventi, Moris; Skopek, Jan; Kulic, Nevena; Buchholz, Sandra; Blossfeld, Hans-Peter

Advantage 'finds its way': How privileged families exploit opportunities in different systems of secondary education Journal Article

Sociology, (online first) , 2019.

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Blossfeld, Hans-Peter; Kulic, Nevena; Skopek, Jan; Triventi, Moris; Kilpo-Jakonen, Elina; de Vilhena, Daniele Vono

Conditions and Consequences of Unequal Educational Opportunities in the Life Course: Results from the Cross-National Comparative eduLIFE Project Journal Article

Kölner Zeitschrift für Soziologie und Sozialpsychologie, 71 (Supplement 1), pp. 399–428, 2019.

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Skopek, Jan; Triventi, Moris; Buchholz, Sandra

How do Educational Systems affect Social Inequality of Educational Opportunities? The Role of Tracking in Comparative Perspective Book Chapter

Becker, Rolf (Ed.): Research Handbook on the Sociology of Education, Edward Elgar Publishing, Celtenham, UK, 2019.

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Kulic, Nevena; Skopek, Jan; Triventi, Moris; Blossfeld, Hans-Peter

Social Background and Children's Cognitive Skills: The Role of Early Childhood Education and Care in a Cross-National Perspective Journal Article

Annual Review of Sociology, 45 (1), pp. 557–579, 2019, ISSN: 0360-0572.

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2018

Geven, Koen; Skopek, Jan; Triventi, Moris

How to Increase PhD Completion Rates? An Impact Evaluation of Two Reforms in a Selective Graduate School, 1976–2012 Journal Article

Research in Higher Education, 59 (5), pp. 529–552, 2018, ISSN: 0361-0365.

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Skopek, Jan

Book review: Hadjar, A. & Gross, C. (Eds.) (2016). Education Systems and Inequalities. International comparisons (Bristol: Policy Press). Journal Article

Acta Sociologica, 61 (1), pp. 97–99, 2018.

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Leopold, Thomas; Skopek, Jan; Schulz, Florian

Gender Convergence in Housework Time: A Life Course and Cohort Perspective Journal Article

Sociological Science, May 31 , 2018.

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Skopek, Jan; Leopold, Thomas

Explaining Gender Convergence in Housework Time: Evidence from a Cohort-Sequence Design Journal Article

Social Forces, December 1 , 2018.

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Skopek, Jan; Leopold, Thomas

Fertility, Mobility, and Educational Reproduction: A New Method to Estimate Prospective Models Using Retrospective Data Unpublished

2018.

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Passaretta, Giampiero; Skopek, Jan (Ed.)

Roots and Development of Achievement Gaps. A Longitudinal Assessment in Selected European Countries. Book

ISOTIS Report for European Commission, Trinity College Dublin, 2018.

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Skopek, Jan; Passaretta, Giampiero

The Evolution of Social and Ethnic Inequalities in Cognitive Achievement from Preschool to Secondary Schooling in the UK (Chapter 5 United Kingdom) Book Chapter

Passaretta, Giampiero; Skopek, Jan (Ed.): Roots and Development of Achievement Gaps. A Longitudinal Assessment in Selected European Countries, pp. 95–144, ISOTIS Report for European Commission, Trinity College Dublin, 2018.

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Passaretta, Giampiero; Skopek, Jan

From Birth to the End of Compulsory School – Social and Migration-related Achievement Inequality in a Stratified Education System (Chapter 2 Germany) Book Chapter

Passaretta, Giampiero; Skopek, Jan (Ed.): Roots and Development of Achievement Gaps. A Longitudinal Assessment in Selected European Countries, pp. 18–49, ISOTIS Report for European Commission, Trinity College Dublin, 2018.

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Passaretta, Giampiero; Skopek, Jan

A Longitudinal and Comparative Study on Achievement Inequality in Europe (Chapter 1 Introduction) Book Chapter

Passaretta, Giampiero; Skopek, Jan (Ed.): Roots and Development of Achievement Gaps. A Longitudinal Assessment in Selected European Countries, pp. 4–17, ISOTIS Report for European Commission, Trinity College Dublin, 2018.

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Passaretta, Giampiero; Skopek, Jan

Lessons Learned from Five Countries: Summary and Policy Implications (Chapter 7 Conclusions). Book Chapter

Passaretta, Giampiero; Skopek, Jan (Ed.): Roots and Development of Achievement Gaps. A Longitudinal Assessment in Selected European Countries, pp. 161–167, ISOTIS Report for European Commission, Trinity College Dublin, 2018.

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Skopek, Jan; Passaretta, Giampiero

The Social Stratification of Skills from Infancy to Adolescence – Evidence from an Accelerated Longitudinal Design Unpublished

2018.

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2017

Skopek, Jan; Leopold, Thomas

Who becomes a grandparent – and when? Educational differences in the chances and timing of grandparenthood Journal Article

Demographic Research, 37 , pp. 917–928, 2017, ISSN: 1435-9871.

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Kulic, Nevena; Skopek, Jan; Triventi, Moris; Blossfeld, Hans-Peter

Childcare, early education and social inequality: Perspectives for a cross-national and multidisciplinary study Book Chapter

Blossfeld, Hans-Peter; Kulic, Nevena; Skopek, Jan; Triventi, Moris (Ed.): Childcare, Early Education and Social Inequality - An International Perspective, pp. 3–29, Edward Elgar Publishing, Cheltenham, UK, 2017.

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Skopek, Jan

Entry to formal childcare and abilities of preschoolers: A comparison of East and West Germany. Book Chapter

Blossfeld, Hans-Peter; Kulic, Nevena; Skopek, Jan; Triventi, Moris (Ed.): Childcare, Early Education and Social Inequality - An International Perspective, pp. 231–248, Edward Elgar Publishing, Cheltenham, UK, 2017.

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Skopek, Jan; Kulic, Nevena; Triventi, Moris; Blossfeld, Hans-Peter

Childcare, early education and compensation of educational (dis)advantage – Evidence from a multidisciplinary and international project Book Chapter

Blossfeld, Hans-Peter; Kulic, Nevena; Skopek, Jan; Triventi, Moris (Ed.): Childcare, Early Education and Social Inequality - An international Perspective, pp. 287–313, Edward Elgar, Celtenham, UK, 2017.

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Blossfeld, Hans-Peter; Kulic, Nevena; Skopek, Jan; Triventi, Moris (Ed.)

Childcare, Early Education and Social Inequality - An International Perspective Book

Edward Elgar, Cheltenham, UK, 2017, ISBN: 978 1 78643 209 4.

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Kröger, Hannes; Skopek, Jan

Logistic Confusion - An extended treatment on cross-group comparability of findings obtained from logistic regression Unpublished

2017.

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Skopek, Jan; van de Werfhorst, Herman G; Rözer, Jesper; Zachrisson, Henrik Daae; Van Huizen, Thomas

Inequality in Various Stages of the Educational Career: Patterns and Mechanisms - Literature Review (Report for the European Commission). Technical Report

ISOTIS - Inclusive Education and Social Support to Tackle Inequalities in Society Trinity College Dublin, 2017.

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Skopek, Jan

Entry to formal childcare and abilities of preschoolers: A comparison of East and West Germany Book Chapter

Blossfeld, Hans-Peter; Kulic, Nevena; Skopek, Jan; Triventi, Moris (Ed.): Childcare, Early Education and Social Inequality - An international Perspective, pp. 231–248, Edward Elgar, Celtenham, UK, 2017.

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Skopek, Jan; Leopold, Thomas

Who becomes a Grandparent – And When? Education and Fertility in Multigenerational Perspective Unpublished

2017.

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2016

Leopold, Thomas; Skopek, Jan

Retirement and Changes in Housework: A Panel Study of Dual Earner Couples Journal Article

The Journals of Gerontology Series B: Psychological Sciences and Social Sciences, 73 (4), pp. 733–743, 2016, ISSN: 1079-5014.

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Triventi, Moris; Kulic, Nevena; Skopek, Jan; Blossfeld, Hans-Peter

Secondary school systems and inequality of educational opportunity in contemporary societies. Book Chapter

Blossfeld, Hans-Peter; Buchholz, Sandra; Skopek, Jan; Triventi, Moris (Ed.): Models of Secondary Education and Social Inequality. An International Comparison, pp. 3–24, Edward Elgar Publishing, Cheltenham, UK, 2016.

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Blossfeld, Hans-Peter; Kosyakova, Yuliya; Skopek, Jan; Kurakin, Dmitry; Yastrebov, Gordey (Ed.)

Education as a Lifelong Process. Comparing Educational Trajectories in Modern Societies [published in Russian]. Book

Volume XIX No 5 (88), Thematic issue in The Journal of Sociology and Social Anthropology, 2016.

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Skopek, Jan; Wenzig, Knut; Bela, Daniel; Koberg, Tobias; Munz, Manuel; Fuß, Daniel

Data Dissemination, Documentation, and User Support Book Chapter

Blossfeld, Hans-Peter; von Maurice, Jutta; Bayer, Michael; Skopek, Jan (Ed.): Methodological Issues of Longitudinal Surveys, pp. 597–609, Springer Fachmedien Wiesbaden, Wiesbaden, 2016, ISBN: 9783658119942.

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Blossfeld, Hans-Peter; von Maurice, Jutta; Bayer, Michael; Skopek, Jan (Ed.)

Methodological issues of longitudinal surveys: The example of the national educational panel study Book

Springer VS, Wiesbaden, 2016, ISBN: 9783658119942.

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Skopek, Jan; Koberg, Tobias; Blossfeld, Hans-Peter

RemoteNEPS—An Innovative Research Environment Book Chapter

Blossfeld, Hans-Peter; von Maurice, Jutta; Bayer, Michael; Skopek, Jan (Ed.): Methodological Issues of Longitudinal Surveys, pp. 611–626, Springer Fachmedien Wiesbaden, Wiesbaden, 2016, ISBN: 9783658119942.

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Skopek, Jan; Munz, Manuel

Life-Course Data and the Longitudinal Classification of Education Book Chapter

Blossfeld, Hans-Peter; von Maurice, Jutta; Bayer, Michael; Skopek, Jan (Ed.): Methodological Issues of Longitudinal Surveys, pp. 669–690, Springer Fachmedien Wiesbaden, Wiesbaden, 2016, ISBN: 9783658119942.

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Triventi, Moris; Skopek, Jan; Kulic, Nevena; Buchholz, Sandra; Blossfeld, Hans-Peter

Varieties of secondary education models and social inequality – Conclusions from a large-scale international comparison Book Chapter

Blossfeld, Hans-Peter; Buchholz, Sandra; Skopek, Jan; Triventi, Moris (Ed.): Models of Secondary Education and Social Inequality. An International Comparison., pp. 377–400, Edward Elgar, Celtenham, UK, 2016.

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Buchholz, Sandra; Skopek, Jan; Zielonka, Markus; Ditton, Hartmut; Wohlkinger, Florian; Schier, Antonia

Secondary school differentiation and inequality of educational opportunity in Germany Book Chapter

Blossfeld, Hans-Peter; Buchholz, Sandra; Skopek, Jan; Triventi, Moris (Ed.): Models of Secondary Education and Social Inequality. An International Comparison., pp. 79–92, Edward Elgar, Celtenham, UK, 2016.

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Engelhardt, Henriette; Skopek, Jan

Eheschließung und Scheidungstrends in der Bevölkerungssoziologie Book Chapter

Niephaus, Yasmin; Kreyenfeld, Michaela; Sackmann, Reinhold (Ed.): Handbuch Bevölkerungssoziologie, pp. 277–301, Springer VS, Wiesbaden, 2016.

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Skopek, Jan

Childcare as an ‘equalizer'? Early institutional care and educational outcomes of children – new evidence from the NEPS Unpublished

2016.

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Blossfeld, Hans-Peter; Buchholz, Sandra; Skopek, Jan; Triventi, Moris (Ed.)

Models of Secondary Education and Social Inequality: An International Comparison Book

Edward Elgar, Cheltenham, UK and Northampton, MA, USA, 2016, ISBN: 978 1 78536 725 0.

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2015

Leopold, Thomas; Skopek, Jan

The Demography of Grandparenthood: An International Profile Journal Article

Social Forces, 94 (2), pp. 801–832, 2015, ISSN: 0037-7732.

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Triventi, Moris; Skopek, Jan; Kosyakova, Yuliya; Buchholz, Sandra; Blossfeld, Hans-Peter

Gender Inequalities at Labour Market Entry: A Comparative View from the edu LIFE Project Book Chapter

Gender Segregation in Vocational Education (Comparative Social Research, Vol. 31), 31 , pp. 25–51, Emerald Group Publishing Limited, 2015, ISBN: 978-1-78560-347-1.

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Kosyakova, Yuliya; Skopek, Jan; Eckman, Stephanie

Do Interviewers Manipulate Responses to Filter Questions? Evidence from a Multilevel Approach Journal Article

International Journal of Public Opinion Research, 27 (3), pp. 417–431, 2015, ISSN: 0954-2892.

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Leopold, Thomas; Skopek, Jan

Convergence or Continuity? The Gender Gap in Household Labor After Retirement Journal Article

Journal of Marriage and Family, 77 (4), pp. 819–832, 2015, ISSN: 00222445.

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Blossfeld, Hans-Peter; Buchholz, Sandra; Dämmrich, Johanna; Kilpo-Jakonen, Elina; Kosyakova, Yuliya; Skopek, Jan; Triventi, Moris; de Vilhena, Daniele Vono

Gender Differences at Labor Market Entry: The Effect of Changing Educational Pathways and Institutional Structures. Book Chapter

Blossfeld, Hans-Peter; Skopek, Jan; Triventi, Moris; Buchholz, Sandra (Ed.): Gender, Education, and Employment: An International Comparison of School-To-Work Transitions, pp. 3–38, Edward Elgar Publishing, Cheltenham, UK, 2015.

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Skopek, Jan

Book review: Häring, Armando, Thomas Klein, Johannes Staude und Kristian Stoye (Eds.): Der Partnermarkt und die Gelegenheiten des Kennenlernens. Der Partnermarktsurvey (Wiesbaden: Springer VS). Journal Article

Kölner Zeitschrift für Soziologie und Sozialpsychologie, 67 (3), pp. 606–610, 2015.

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Blossfeld, Hans-Peter; Buchholz, Sandra; Dämmrich, Johanna; Kilpi-Jakonen, Elina; Kosyakova, Yuliya; Skopek, Jan

Gender Differences at Labor Market Entry: The Effect of Changing Educational Pathways and Institutional Structures Book Chapter

Biossfeld, H -P; Skopek, J; Triventi, M; Buchholz, S (Ed.): Gender, Education and Employment, pp. 3–36, Edward Elgar Publishing, 2015, ISBN: 9781784715038.

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Blossfeld, Hans-Peter; Skopek, J; Kosyakova, Y; Triventi, M; Buchholz, S

Gender, education and employment: Lessons learned from the comparative perspective Book

Edward Elgar Publishing, Cheltenham, UK, 2015, ISBN: 9781784715038.

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Blossfeld, Hans-Peter; Skopek, Jan; Triventi, Moris; Buchholz, Sandra

Gender, Education and Employment. An International Comparison of School-to-Work Transitions Book

Edward Elgar Publishing, Celtenham, UK, 2015, ISBN: 9781784715038.

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Buchholz, Sandra; Skopek, Jan; Blossfeld, Hans-Peter

Young Women Outcompeting Young Men? A Cohort Comparison of Gender Differences at Labor Market Entry in West Germany Book Chapter

Blossfeld, H -P; Skopek, J; Triventi, M; Buchholz, S (Ed.): Gender, Education and Employment: An International Comparison of School-to-Work Transitions, pp. 246–266, Edward Elgar Publishing, Cheltenham, UK, 2015, ISBN: 9781784715038.

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Skopek, Jan

One Hammer, Different Nails – A Note on the Confusing Sociologists ' Debate on Comparing Coefficients in Logistic Regression Unpublished

2015.

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Skopek, Jan; Dronkers, Jaap

Performance in Secondary School in German States – A Longitudinal Three-Level Approach Unpublished

2015.

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Leopold, Thomas; Skopek, Jan

The Delay of Grandparenthood: A Cohort Comparison in East and West Germany Journal Article

Journal of Marriage and Family, 77 (2), pp. 441–460, 2015, ISSN: 00222445.

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2014

Leopold, Thomas; Skopek, Jan

Gender and the Division of Labor in Older Couples: How European Grandparents Share Market Work and Childcare Journal Article

Social Forces, 93 (1), pp. 63–91, 2014, ISSN: 0037-7732.

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Zillmann, Doreen; Schmitz, Andreas; Skopek, Jan; Blossfeld, Hans-Peter

Survey topic and unit nonresponse: Evidence from an online survey on mating Journal Article

Quality and Quantity, 48 (4), pp. 2069–2088, 2014, ISSN: 15737845.

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2013

Skopek, Jan; Pink, Sebastian; Bela, Daniel

Data Manual. Starting Cohort 4 – School and Vocational Training. NEPS SC4 1.1.0. Technical Report

NEPS Research Data Paper Bamberg, Germany, 2013.

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2012

Skopek, Jan

Partnerwahl im Internet. Eine quantitative Analyse von Strukturen und Prozessen der Online-Partnersuche Book

VS Verlag für Sozialwissenschaften, Wiesbaden, 2012, ISBN: 978-3-531-18315-2.

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Skopek, Jan; Pink, Sebastian; Bela, Daniel

Data Manual. Starting Cohort 3 – From Lower to Upper Secondary School. NEPS SC3 1.0.0. Technical Report

NEPS Research Data Paper Bamberg, Germany, 2012.

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Skopek, Jan; Pink, Sebastian; Bela, Daniel

Data Manual. Starting Cohort 2 – From Kindergarten to Elementary School. NEPS SC2 1.0.0. Technical Report

NEPS Research Data Paper. Bamberg, Germany, 2012.

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Zielonka, Markus; Skopek, Jan; Raab, Marcel

Data Manual. NEPS – Additional Study. Organizational Reform Study in Thuringia. NEPS TH 1.0.0. Technical Report

NEPS Research Data Paper Bamberg, Germany, 2012.

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2011

Skopek, Jan; Schulz, Florian; Blossfeld, H -P

Who Contacts Whom? Educational Homophily in Online Mate Selection Journal Article

European Sociological Review, 27 (2), pp. 180–195, 2011, ISSN: 0266-7215.

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Skopek, Jan; Schmitz, Andreas; Blossfeld, Hans-Peter

The gendered dynamics of age preferences - Empirical evidence from online dating Journal Article

Zeitschrift fur Familienforschung, 23 , pp. 267–290, 2011, ISSN: 14372940.

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Leopold, Thomas; Raab, Marcel; Skopek, Jan

Data Manual. Starting Cohort 6: Adult Education and Lifelong Learning. NEPS Research Data Paper. Technical Report

NEPS Research Data Paper Bamberg, Germany, 2011.

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2010

Schulz, Florian; Skopek, Jan; Blossfeld, Hans-Peter

Partnerwahl als konsensuelle Entscheidung. Das Antwortverhalten bei Erstkontakten im Online-Dating Journal Article

Kölner Zeitschrift für Soziologie und Sozialpsychologie, 62 (3), pp. 485–514, 2010, ISSN: 0023-2653.

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2009

Skopek, Jan; Schulz, Florian; Blossfeld, Hans-Peter

Partnersuche im Internet Journal Article

Kölner Zeitschrift für Soziologie und Sozialpsychologie, 61 (2), pp. 183–210, 2009, ISSN: 0023-2653.

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Schmitz, Andreas; Skopek, Jan; Schulz, Florian; Klein, Doreen; Blossfeld, Hans-Peter

Indicating mate preferences by mixing survey and process-generated data. The case of attitudes and behaviour in online mate search Journal Article

Historical Social Research, 34 , pp. 77–93, 2009, ISSN: 01726404.

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Schmitz, A; Klein, D; Skopek, Jan; Schulz, Florian

Die Integration von Befragungs-und Prozessdaten einer Online-Kontaktbörse Journal Article

Methoden und Instrumente der Sozialwissenschaften, 1 , pp. 31–44, 2009.

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2008

Schulz, Florian; Skopek, Jan; Klein, Doreen; Schmitz, Andreas

Wer nutzt Internetkontaktbörsen in Deutschland? [Who is using internet dating platforms in Germany?] Journal Article

Zeitschrift für Familienforschung [Journal of Family Ressearch], 20 , pp. 271–292, 2008, ISSN: 14372940.

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2006

Skopek, Jan; Hofäcker, Dirk

Rationale Wahl und Emotionen am Beispiel der Menschlichen Partnerwahl Inproceedings

Seewald, Christian; Seirafi, Kasra; Vötsch, Mario (Ed.): Rationalität - Placebo der Wahrheit, Peter Lang, Frankfurt am Main, 2006.

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