Legal notices and terms
The following includes details required by German law on the provider of this website as well as important legal terms regarding IAB's online platform at www.iab.de. The German text is legally binding.
Please note our statements on liability and copyright (Urheberrecht) as well as data privacy and security.
For all legal purposes, the publisher of this Internet site is the
Institut für Arbeitsmarkt- und Berufsforschung (IAB) der Bundesagentur für Arbeit (BA)
Institute for Employment Research (IAB) of the Federal Employment Agency (BA)
Weddigenstrasse 20 - 22
Phone: +49 (0)911-179-0
Fax: +49 (0)911-179-3258
Value added tax identification number: DE811458858
The Institute for Employment Research (IAB) has been an independent special office of the Federal Employment Agency (BA) since 01.01.2004.
Director: Professor Joachim Möller
Deputy Director: Dr Ulrich Walwei
Service Department "Scientific Media and Communication Strategies"
Disclaimer and copyright
The IAB checks and updates the information on its Internet pages at regular intervals. It assumes no liability or guarantee for the up-to-dateness, accuracy and completeness of the information provided.
The same applies to the Internet pages of third parties that are referred to on the IAB Internet pages through hyperlinks. The IAB does not accept any responsibility for the content of Internet pages of third parties that can be reached via a hyperlink and its following pages (following links).
The IAB distances itself expressly from all illegal content on linked external Internet pages. The IAB has no influence whatsoever on either the current or future design or the content of the linked external pages. It therefore distances itself expressly from all content of all linked external pages that have been modified after the link on the IAB website was installed.
Copyright and trademarks
IAB strives to observe the copyright of all graphic elements and texts used in all its publications, to use graphic elements and texts it has produced itself, or to use graphic elements and texts that do not require a licence. All trademarks and brand names mentioned on the Internet pages, including those possibly copyrighted by third parties, are unconditionally subject to the provisions of the applicable law on the protection of names, symbols or identification and the rights of ownership of the respective registered holder. The simple mention of a trademark is not to be construed as meaning that it is not protected by the rights of ownership of third parties. The copyright of published objects that the publisher himself has produced remains with, and only with, the publisher of the pages. Reproduction or use of such graphic elements or texts in other electronic or printed publications is not permitted without the express consent of the publisher.
The information on liability and copyright is to be regarded as part of the Internet pages that refer to this page. In as far as parts or individual wording of this text do not, do no longer or do not completely correspond to the valid legal situation, the remaining parts of the document nevertheless remain unaffected in their content and validity.
Information on data privacy
In processing your personal data, the protection of your private sphere is very important to us. We process personal data that has been collected during a visit to our website in accordance with legal regulations. Our web pages may contain links to the web pages of other providers which this data privacy declaration does not apply to.
Should you be no longer agree to the fact that we are in possession of your personal data, you may inform us of this at any time; we will then delete your data.