Department of Economics

Our teachers are committed researchers working in an international environment. Our research is published in leading journals and often used as a basis for political decisions.

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Top publications

Top publications

  • Björklund, Maria; Carlsson, Mikael; Nordström Skans, Oskar

    Fixed-Wage Contracts and Monetary Non-neutrality

    Part of American Economic Journal, p. 171-192, 2019.

  • Jaakkola, Niko; Spiro, Daniel; van Benthem, Arthur A.

    Finders, keepers?

    Part of Journal of Public Economics, p. 17-33, 2019.

  • Nimark, Kristoffer P.; Pitschner, Stefan

    News media and delegated information choice

    Part of Journal of Economic Theory, p. 160-196, 2019.

    Open access
  • Elinder, Mikael; Erixson, Oscar; Waldenstrom, Daniel

    Inheritance and wealth inequality: Evidence from population registers

    Part of Journal of Public Economics, p. 17-30, 2018.

    Open access
  • Fredriksson, Peter; Hensvik, Lena; Nordström Skans, Oskar

    Mismatch of Talent: Evidence on Match Quality, Entry Wages, and Job Mobility

    Part of The American Economic Review, p. 3303-3338, 2018.

  • Graetz, Georg; Michaels, Guy

    Robots at Work

    Part of Review of Economics and Statistics, p. 753-768, 2018.

  • Harju, Jarkko; Kosonen, Tuomas; Nordström Skans, Oskar

    Firm types, price-setting strategies, and consumption-tax incidence

    Part of Journal of Public Economics, p. 48-72, 2018.

  • Carlsson, Mikael

    Microdata Evidence on the Empirical Importance of Selection Effects in Menu-Cost Models

    Part of Journal of Money, Credit and Banking, p. 1803-1830, 2017.

  • Elinder, Mikael; Escobar, Sebastian; Petré, Ingel

    Consequences of a price incentive on free riding and electric energy consumption

    Part of Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, p. 3091-3096, 2017.

  • Engström, Per; Hägglund, Pathric; Johansson, Per

    Early Interventions and Disability Insurance: Experience from a Field Experiment

    Part of Economic Journal, p. 363-392, 2017.

  • Karadja, Mounir; Mollerstrom, Johanna; Seim, David

    Richer (and Holier) Than Thou?: The Effect of Relative Income Improvements on Demand for Redistribution

    Part of Review of Economics and Statistics, p. 201-212, 2017.

  • Solis, Alex

    Credit Access and College Enrollment

    Part of Journal of Political Economy, p. 562-622, 2017.

  • Bask, Mikael; Proano, Christian R.

    Optimal monetary policy under learning and structural uncertainty in a New Keynesian model with a cost channel and inflation inertia

    Part of Journal of Economic Dynamics and Control, p. 112-126, 2016.

  • Carlsson, Mikael; Messina, Julián; Nordström Skans, Oskar

    Wage Adjustment and Productivity Shocks

    Part of Economic Journal, p. 1739-1773, 2016.

  • Carlsson, Mikael; Westermark, Andreas

    Labor market frictions and optimal steady-state inflation

    Part of Journal of Monetary Economics, p. 67-79, 2016.

  • Fredriksson, Peter; Ockert, Björn; Oosterbeek, Hessel

    Parental Responses to Public Investments in Children Evidence from a Maximum Class Size Rule

    Part of The Journal of human resources, p. 832-868, 2016.

  • Hensvik, Lena; Nordström Skans, Oskar

    Social Networks, Employee Selection, and Labor Market Outcomes

    Part of Journal Labor Economics, p. 825-867, 2016.

  • Palmquist, Samuel; Bask, Mikael

    Market dynamics of buyout acquisitions in the renewable energy and cleantech sectors: An event study approach

    Part of Renewable & sustainable energy reviews, p. 271-278, 2016.

  • Åkerlund, David; Golsteyn, Bart H. H.; Grönqvist, Hans; Lindahl, Lena

    Time discounting and criminal behavior

    Part of Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, p. 6160-6165, 2016.

    Open access

Uppsala Department of Economics

The Department of Economics at Uppsala University offers undergraduate (BA), graduate (MA) and doctoral level courses. The research conducted at the department is mainly focused on the fields of labour economics, macroeconomics, political economics and public economics.

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Kyrkogårdsgatan 10 B, 4th floor

Phone: +46 18 471 00 00