Dr. Simon LangeResearch Interests Applied Microeconometrics, Development Economics, Economics of Education Recent Working Papers Lange, S. and S. Klasen (2015): "How the New International Development Goal on Child Mortality is Unfair to Africa (Again)," Center for Global Development Working Paper No. 407. Lange, S. and M. Reimers (2015): "Livestock as an Imperfect Buffer Stock in Poorly Integrated Markets," GlobalFood Discussion Paper No. 65. Klasen, S. and S. Lange (2015): "Targeting Performance and Poverty Effects of Proxy Means-Tested Transfers: Trade-offs and Challenges," Ibero-America Institute for Economic Research Discussion Paper No. 231. Lange, S. and M. von Werder (2014): "Tracking and the Intergenerational Transmission of Education: Evidence from a Natural Experiment," Paper presented at the 2015 ECINEQ conference. Klasen, S. and S. Lange (2012): "Getting Progress Right: Measuring Progress Towards the MDGs Against Historical Trends," CRC Discussion Paper No. 87. Refereed Publications Boos, M., J. Pritz, S. Lange, and M. Belz (2014): " Leadership in Moving Human Groups," PLoS Computational Biology 10(4), 504-521. Book Chapters Klasen, S. und S. Lange (2013): Millenniumsentwicklungsziele und Armutsbekämpfung. In Bayerische Landeszentrale für Politische Bildungsarbeit: Weltprobleme. Munich, Germany. Miscellaneous Lange, S. (2012). "Assessing MDG Progress Realistically," KfW Policy Brief. Klasen, S., S. Lange, and M. Lo Bue (2012): "New Developments in National and International Poverty Measurement: Promise, Limits, and Applicability for Different Development Actors," KfW Studien und Materialien. Conferences Centre for the Studies of African Economies (CSAE) Conference 2015, Oxford, UK. North East Universities Development Consortium (NEUDC) Conference 2014, Boston, USA. Conference of the German Economic Association's Research Group on Development Economics (AEL) 2014, Passau, Germany. Teaching Panel Data Econometrics (Tutorial); Summer 2015, 2014, 2013. Introduction to Stata; Summer 2015, Winter 2014. Advanced Microeconomics (Tutorial); Winter 2014, 2013, 2012.