I am Research Professor and head of research in education and family at the Rockwool Foundation Research Unit. 

I am also an associate member of the Center for the Economics of Human Development (CEHD) and the Human Capital and Economic Opportunity (HCEO) working group, a Research Associate at Center for Research & Analysis of Migration (CReAM), Research Affiliate at IZA, and associate editor of the Journal of Human Capital.

My main research fields are: 

Applied microeconomics, Labor economics, Economics of crime, and Origins of inequality in skills and opportunity.


Ny Kongensgade 6.

DK 1472, Copenhagen

Email: rl@rff.dk

X: @r_landersoe

Bluesky: @rlandersoe.besky.social