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Homepage:http://www.ifau.se/en/About-IFAU/Personnel/Researchers/Bjorn-Ockert/
Workplace:Institutet för Arbetsmarknads- och Utbildningspolitisk Utvärdering (IFAU) (Institute for Evaluation of Labour Market and Education Policy), Arbetsmarknadsdepartementet (Ministry of Labour), Government of Sweden, (more information at EDIRC)
Nationalekonomiska Institutionen (Department of Economics), Uppsala Universitet (University of Uppsala), (more information at EDIRC)

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Working Papers

2017

  1. Born to Lead? The Effect of Birth Order on Non-Cognitive Abilities
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads View citations (8)
    Also in NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc (2017) Downloads View citations (14)
    Working Paper Series, IFAU - Institute for Evaluation of Labour Market and Education Policy (2016) Downloads

    See also Journal Article in The Review of Economics and Statistics (2018)
  2. The Rising Return to Non-Cognitive Skill
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads View citations (6)

2015

  1. Parental responses to public investments in children: Evidence from a maximum class size rule
    Research Papers in Economics, Stockholm University, Department of Economics Downloads
    Also in Working Paper Series, IFAU - Institute for Evaluation of Labour Market and Education Policy (2015) Downloads

    See also Journal Article in Journal of Human Resources (2016)

2014

  1. Inside the Black Box of Class Size: Mechanisms, Behavioral Responses, and Social Background
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads View citations (4)

2013

  1. Life-cycle effects of age at school start
    Research Papers in Economics, Stockholm University, Department of Economics Downloads View citations (12)
    See also Journal Article in Economic Journal (2014)

2012

  1. Effects of contracting out employment services: Evidence from a randomized experiment
    Working Paper Series, Uppsala University, Department of Economics Downloads View citations (1)
    Also in Working Paper Series, Center for Labor Studies, Uppsala University, Department of Economics (2012) Downloads View citations (1)

    See also Journal Article in Journal of Public Economics (2013)
  2. Long-term effects of class size
    Research Papers in Economics, Stockholm University, Department of Economics Downloads View citations (8)
    Also in IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) (2011) Downloads View citations (2)
    Working Paper Series, IFAU - Institute for Evaluation of Labour Market and Education Policy (2012) Downloads View citations (8)

    See also Journal Article in The Quarterly Journal of Economics (2013)

2011

  1. The Intergenerational Transmission of Cognitive and Non-Cognitive Abilities
    Working Paper Series, Research Institute of Industrial Economics Downloads View citations (5)
    Also in Working Paper Series, IFAU - Institute for Evaluation of Labour Market and Education Policy (2010) Downloads View citations (12)
    CEPR Discussion Papers, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers (2010) Downloads View citations (37)

    See also Journal Article in Journal of Human Resources (2017)

2009

  1. Effects of outsourcing employment services: evidence from a randomized experiment
    Working Paper Series, IFAU - Institute for Evaluation of Labour Market and Education Policy Downloads View citations (17)

2008

  1. Do regional payroll tax reductions boost employment?
    Working Paper Series, IFAU - Institute for Evaluation of Labour Market and Education Policy Downloads
    See also Journal Article in Labour Economics (2009)

2007

  1. Do reduced child care prices make parents work more?
    Working Paper Series, IFAU - Institute for Evaluation of Labour Market and Education Policy Downloads View citations (9)
  2. Resources and student achievement – evidence from a Swedish policy reform
    Working Paper Series, IFAU - Institute for Evaluation of Labour Market and Education Policy Downloads
    See also Journal Article in Scandinavian Journal of Economics (2008)

2006

  1. Is early learning really more productive? The effect of school starting age on school and labor market performance
    Working Paper Series, IFAU - Institute for Evaluation of Labour Market and Education Policy Downloads View citations (12)
    Also in IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) (2005) Downloads View citations (40)

2002

  1. Do university enrollment constraints affect education and earnings?
    Working Paper Series, IFAU - Institute for Evaluation of Labour Market and Education Policy Downloads

Journal Articles

2018

  1. Born to Lead? The Effect of Birth Order on Noncognitive Abilities
    The Review of Economics and Statistics, 2018, 100, (2), 274-286 Downloads View citations (1)
    See also Working Paper (2017)

2017

  1. The Intergenerational Transmission of Cognitive and Noncognitive Abilities
    Journal of Human Resources, 2017, 52, (4), 887-918 Downloads View citations (7)
    See also Working Paper (2011)

2016

  1. Parental Responses to Public Investments in Children: Evidence from a Maximum Class Size Rule
    Journal of Human Resources, 2016, 51, (4), 832-868 Downloads View citations (4)
    See also Working Paper (2015)

2015

  1. The Effect of Schooling on Cognitive Skills
    The Review of Economics and Statistics, 2015, 97, (3), 533-547 Downloads View citations (30)

2014

  1. Life‐cycle Effects of Age at School Start
    Economic Journal, 2014, 124, (579), 977-1004 Downloads View citations (35)
    See also Working Paper (2013)

2013

  1. Effects of contracting out employment services: Evidence from a randomized experiment
    Journal of Public Economics, 2013, 98, (C), 68-84 Downloads View citations (20)
    See also Working Paper (2012)
  2. Long-Term Effects of Class Size
    The Quarterly Journal of Economics, 2013, 128, (1), 249-285 Downloads View citations (36)
    See also Working Paper (2012)

2010

  1. What's the value of an acceptance letter? Using admissions data to estimate the return to college
    Economics of Education Review, 2010, 29, (4), 504-516 Downloads View citations (15)

2009

  1. Do regional payroll tax reductions boost employment?
    Labour Economics, 2009, 16, (5), 480-489 Downloads View citations (50)
    See also Working Paper (2008)

2008

  1. How far can reduced childcare prices push female labour supply?
    Labour Economics, 2008, 15, (4), 647-659 Downloads View citations (123)
  2. Resources and Student Achievement—Evidence from a Swedish Policy Reform*
    Scandinavian Journal of Economics, 2008, 110, (2), 277-296 Downloads View citations (4)
    See also Working Paper (2007)

2006

  1. Inequality in America. What role for human capital policies?, by James J. Heckman and Alan B. Krueger (eds.), MIT, 2003
    The Journal of Economic Inequality, 2006, 4, (3), 385-389 Downloads
 
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