Research

Published Papers (Google Scholar citations as of March 26, 2019)

Health, Longevity and Retirement Reform”, forthcoming in Journal of Economic Dynamics and Control, joint with Tobias Laun, Simen Markussen and Trond Vigtel.

Having It All? Employment, Earnings and Children”, forthcoming in Scandinavian Journal of Economics, joint with Tobias Laun.

Household Time Use Among Older Couples: Evidence and Implications for Labor Supply Parameters”, Quarterly Journal of Economics 134(2) (2019), 1079-1120, joint with Richard Rogerson.

Social Insurance and Retirement: A Cross-Country Perspective”, Review of Economic Dynamics 22 (2016), 72-92, joint with Tobias Laun. (19 citations)

Retirement, Home Production and Labor Supply Elasticities”, Journal of Monetary Economics 78 (2016), 23-34, joint with Richard Rogerson. (32 citations)

A Life Cycle Model of Health and Retirement: The Case of Swedish Pension Reform”, Journal of Public Economics 127 (2015), 127-136, joint with Tobias Laun. (35 citations)

Social Security and Cross-Country Differences in Hours: A General Equilibrium Analysis”, Journal of Economic Dynamics and Control 37 (2013), 2466-2482. (56 citations)

Nonconvexities, Retirement and the Elasticity of Labor Supply ”, American Economic Review 103(4) (2013), 1445-1462, joint with Richard Rogerson. (46 citations)

“Aggregate Labor Supply”, Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis Quarterly Review, 35 (2012), 2-16, joint with Edward C. Prescott. (25 citations)

Human Capital Accumulation and the Intertemporal Elasticity of Substitution: How Large is the Bias?”, Review of Economic Dynamics 14 (2011), 577-591. (52 citations)

Micro and Macro Elasticities in a Life Cycle Model with Taxes”, Journal of Economic Theory, 144 (2009), 2277-2292, joint with Richard Rogerson. (409 citations)

“Employment, Hours per Worker and Taxes: A Life Cycle Analysis”, Annals of Economics and Statistics, 95/96, July/December (2009), 105-120, joint with Richard Rogerson. (1 citation)

Lifetime Aggregate Labor Supply with Endogenous Workweek Length”, Review of Economic Dynamics 12 (2009), 23-36, joint with Edward C. Prescott and Richard Rogerson. (135 citations)

“The Modern Theory of Aggregate Labor Supply and the Consequence of Taxes”, joint with Edward C. Prescott, in Cutting Taxes to Increase Prosperity, edited by Hannes H. Gissurarson and Tryggvi Thor Herbertsson, Reykjavik: Bokafelagid, 2007.

Working Papers

It Sucks to Be Single! Marital Status and Intra-Generational Redistribution of Social Security”, joint with Max Groneck. (VOX column)

Work in Progress

“Single Mothers and the Welfare State”, joint with Max Groneck

“The Role of Family Policies in Accounting for Cross-Country Differences in Labor Supply”, joint with Tobias Laun