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Postal address:Dept. of Economics and Business Economics, Aarhus University, Fuglesangs Alle 4, DK-8210 Aarhus V Denmark
Workplace:Institut for Økonomi (Department of Economics and Business), Aarhus Universitet (University of Aarhus), (more information at EDIRC)

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Working Papers

2018

  1. Long-term Consequences of Early Parenthood
    Economics Working Papers, Department of Economics and Business Economics, Aarhus University Downloads
  2. Nudging in Education
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads View citations (7)
    Also in Economics Working Papers, Department of Economics and Business Economics, Aarhus University (2017) Downloads

    See also Journal Article in Economics of Education Review (2018)

2017

  1. How Going to School Affects the Family
    Economics Working Papers, Department of Economics and Business Economics, Aarhus University Downloads
  2. Lowering the minimum age of criminal responsibility: Consequences for juvenile crime and education
    Economics Working Papers, Department of Economics and Business Economics, Aarhus University Downloads
  3. Sibling Spillovers
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (3)
    Also in CESifo Working Paper Series, CESifo Group Munich (2017) Downloads View citations (7)
  4. Spillovers in Education Choice
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads View citations (2)
    Also in Working Papers, eSocialSciences (2017) Downloads View citations (2)

    See also Journal Article in Journal of Public Economics (2018)

2016

  1. The Short-Term Effects of School Consolidation on Student Achievement: Evidence of Disruption?
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads View citations (5)
    Also in CESifo Working Paper Series, CESifo Group Munich (2016) Downloads View citations (3)

    See also Journal Article in Economics of Education Review (2018)

2015

  1. Disruptive School Peers and Student Outcomes
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads View citations (9)
    Also in Economics Working Papers, Department of Economics and Business Economics, Aarhus University (2014) Downloads View citations (2)

    See also Journal Article in Economics of Education Review (2015)
  2. Peer Effects in Math and Science
    2015 Meeting Papers, Society for Economic Dynamics Downloads View citations (1)
  3. School Starting Age and the Crime-Age Profile
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads View citations (6)
    See also Journal Article in Economic Journal (2017)
  4. The Effectiveness of Policies that Promote Labor Force Participation of Women with Children: A Collection of National Studies
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads View citations (10)

2014

  1. Behavioral Economics of Education
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads View citations (3)
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization (2015)
  2. Consequences of ADHD Medication Use for Children's Outcomes
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads View citations (7)
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Health Economics (2014)

2013

  1. Math and Gender: Is Math a Route to a High-Powered Career?
    Economics Working Papers, Department of Economics and Business Economics, Aarhus University Downloads View citations (2)
    Also in IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) (2013) Downloads View citations (1)
  2. Playing the Fertility Game at Work: An Equilibrium Model of Peer Effects
    CEPR Discussion Papers, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers Downloads View citations (3)
    Also in MPRA Paper, University Library of Munich, Germany (2013) Downloads View citations (8)

    See also Journal Article in International Economic Review (2016)
  3. School Starting Age and Crime
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads View citations (3)
    Also in Economics Working Papers, Department of Economics and Business Economics, Aarhus University (2013) Downloads View citations (2)

2012

  1. The Effects of Bullying in Elementary School
    Economics Working Papers, Department of Economics and Business Economics, Aarhus University Downloads View citations (2)
    Also in IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) (2012) Downloads View citations (1)
  2. The Effects of Pharmacological Treatment of ADHD on Children's Health
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads View citations (4)

2011

  1. More Successful because of Math: Combining a Natural Experiment and a Structural Dynamic Model to Explore the Underlying Channels
    2011 Meeting Papers, Society for Economic Dynamics Downloads
  2. The Effects of Children's ADHD on Parents' Relationship Dissolution and Labor Supply
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads
    Also in Economics Working Papers, Department of Economics and Business Economics, Aarhus University (2011) Downloads View citations (1)
  3. The Impact of Parents' Years since Migration on Children's Academic Achievement
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads
    Also in Economics Working Papers, Department of Economics and Business Economics, Aarhus University (2011) Downloads

    See also Journal Article in IZA Journal of Migration and Development (2012)

2009

  1. Causes and Consequences of a Father's Child Leave: Evidence from a Reform of Leave Schemes
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads View citations (4)
    Also in Economics Working Papers, Department of Economics and Business Economics, Aarhus University (2009) Downloads View citations (5)

2008

  1. Estimating the Effect of Student Aid on College Enrollment: Evidence from a Government Grant Policy Reform
    Economics Working Papers, Department of Economics and Business Economics, Aarhus University Downloads View citations (7)
    Also in IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) (2008) Downloads View citations (10)
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc (2008) Downloads View citations (11)

    See also Journal Article in American Economic Journal: Economic Policy (2010)
    Chapter (2010)

2007

  1. An Economic Analysis of Identity and Career Choice
    Economics Working Papers, Department of Economics and Business Economics, Aarhus University Downloads View citations (6)
    Also in IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) (2007) Downloads View citations (1)

    See also Journal Article in Economic Inquiry (2012)
  2. The Effect of Marriage on Education of Immigrants: Evidence from a Policy Reform Restricting Spouse Import
    Economics Working Papers, Department of Economics and Business Economics, Aarhus University Downloads View citations (7)
    Also in IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) (2007) Downloads View citations (7)

2006

  1. Educational Homogamy: Preferences or Opportunities?
    CAM Working Papers, University of Copenhagen. Department of Economics. Centre for Applied Microeconometrics Downloads View citations (2)
    Also in Economics Working Papers, Department of Economics and Business Economics, Aarhus University (2006) Downloads View citations (7)
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) (2006) Downloads View citations (6)
  2. Is there a Causal Effect of High School Math on Labor Market Outcomes?
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads View citations (15)
    Also in Economics Working Papers, Department of Economics and Business Economics, Aarhus University (2006) Downloads View citations (4)

    See also Journal Article in Journal of Human Resources (2009)
  3. The Risk-Return Trade-Off in Human Capital Investment
    Economics Working Papers, Department of Economics and Business Economics, Aarhus University Downloads View citations (5)
    Also in IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) (2006) Downloads View citations (14)

    See also Journal Article in Labour Economics (2007)

2003

  1. Compensating Wage Differentials for Schooling Risk in Denmark
    Economics, Finance and Accounting Department Working Paper Series, Department of Economics, Finance and Accounting, National University of Ireland - Maynooth Downloads View citations (8)
    Also in IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) (2003) Downloads View citations (7)

    See also Journal Article in Scandinavian Journal of Economics (2008)
  2. Marriage Migration: Just another case of positive assortative matching?
    Working Papers, University of Aarhus, Aarhus School of Business, Department of Economics Downloads View citations (5)
    See also Journal Article in Review of Economics of the Household (2006)
  3. Self-Employment among Immigrants: A Last Resort?
    CAM Working Papers, University of Copenhagen. Department of Economics. Centre for Applied Microeconometrics Downloads View citations (8)
    Also in Economics Working Papers, Department of Economics and Business Economics, Aarhus University Downloads View citations (4)
  4. The Educational Asset Market: A Finance Perspective on Human Capital Investment
    Finance Working Papers, University of Aarhus, Aarhus School of Business, Department of Business Studies Downloads View citations (1)
    Also in Working Papers, University of Aarhus, Aarhus School of Business, Department of Economics (2002) Downloads View citations (4)
  5. Why are Well-educated Women not Full-timers?
    Working Papers, University of Aarhus, Aarhus School of Business, Department of Economics Downloads

2002

  1. Does the Gap in Family-friendly Policies Drive the Family Gap?
    Working Papers, University of Aarhus, Aarhus School of Business, Department of Economics Downloads View citations (13)
    Also in Economics Working Papers, Department of Economics and Business Economics, Aarhus University Downloads View citations (2)

    See also Journal Article in Scandinavian Journal of Economics (2004)
  2. Integration over generationer? Andengenerationsindvandrernes uddannelse
    CLS Working Papers, University of Aarhus, Aarhus School of Business, Centre for Labour Market and Social Research Downloads View citations (2)
    Also in CLS Working Papers, University of Aarhus, Aarhus School of Business, Centre for Labour Market and Social Research (2002) Downloads View citations (1)

2001

  1. Child Labor: A Microeconomic Perspective
    Working Papers, Aarhus School of Business - Department of Economics
    Also in Working Papers, University of Aarhus, Aarhus School of Business, Department of Economics (2001) Downloads
  2. Intergenerational Transmissions and the School-to-Work Transition of 2nd Generation Immigrants
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads View citations (8)
    Also in CLS Working Papers, University of Aarhus, Aarhus School of Business, Centre for Labour Market and Social Research (2001) Downloads View citations (1)
  3. Qualifications, Discrimination, or Assimilation? An Extended Framework for Analysing Immigrant Wage Gaps
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads View citations (17)
    See also Journal Article in Empirical Economics (2004)

2000

  1. Employment and Wage Assimilation of Male First Generation Immigrants in Denmark
    Working Papers, Centre for Labour Market and Social Research, Danmark- View citations (38)
    Also in IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) (2000) Downloads View citations (28)
    CLS Working Papers, University of Aarhus, Aarhus School of Business, Centre for Labour Market and Social Research (2000) Downloads View citations (14)
  2. Hit Twice? Danish Evidence on the Double-Negative Effect on the Wages of Immigrant Women
    CEPR Discussion Papers, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers Downloads View citations (2)
    Also in Working Papers, Centre for Labour Market and Social Research, Danmark- (2000) View citations (2)
    CLS Working Papers, University of Aarhus, Aarhus School of Business, Centre for Labour Market and Social Research (2000) Downloads View citations (6)

1999

  1. Child labor and schooling in Africa: a comparative study
    Social Protection and Labor Policy and Technical Notes, The World Bank Downloads View citations (14)

1998

  1. Child Labor and School Attendance: Two Joint Decisions
    Working Papers, Centre for Labour Market and Social Research, Danmark- View citations (24)
  2. Low Demand for Primary Education: Tradition or Economic Incentives?
    Working Papers, Centre for Labour Market and Social Research, Danmark-
  3. Returns to Schooling in LDCs: New Evidence from Zambia
    Working Papers, Centre for Labour Market and Social Research, Danmark- View citations (1)
  4. Two Notes of Discrimination and Decomposition
    Working Papers, Centre for Labour Market and Social Research, Danmark- View citations (2)

1997

  1. The Incidence of Unemployment: Identifying Quit and Layoffs
    Working Papers, Centre for Labour Market and Social Research, Danmark- View citations (3)

1996

  1. Child Labour or School Attendance? Evidence from Zambia
    Working Papers, Centre for Labour Market and Social Research, Danmark- View citations (44)
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Population Economics (1997)

Journal Articles

2018

  1. Nudging in education
    Economics of Education Review, 2018, 64, (C), 313-342 Downloads View citations (7)
    See also Working Paper (2018)
  2. Spillovers in education choice
    Journal of Public Economics, 2018, 157, (C), 158-183 Downloads View citations (4)
    See also Working Paper (2017)
  3. The short-term effects of school consolidation on student achievement: Evidence of disruption?
    Economics of Education Review, 2018, 65, (C), 31-47 Downloads View citations (1)
    See also Working Paper (2016)

2017

  1. School Starting Age and the Crime‐age Profile
    Economic Journal, 2017, 127, (602), 1096-1118 Downloads View citations (14)
    See also Working Paper (2015)

2016

  1. Mathematics and Gender: Heterogeneity in Causes and Consequences
    Economic Journal, 2016, 126, (593), 1129-1163 Downloads View citations (20)
  2. PLAYING THE FERTILITY GAME AT WORK: AN EQUILIBRIUM MODEL OF PEER EFFECTS
    International Economic Review, 2016, 57, 827-856 Downloads View citations (2)
    See also Working Paper (2013)

2015

  1. Behavioral economics of education
    Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, 2015, 115, (C), 3-17 Downloads View citations (39)
    See also Working Paper (2014)
  2. Disruptive school peers and student outcomes
    Economics of Education Review, 2015, 45, (C), 1-13 Downloads View citations (9)
    See also Working Paper (2015)

2014

  1. Bullying in Elementary School
    Journal of Human Resources, 2014, 49, (4), 839-871 Downloads View citations (17)
  2. Consequences of ADHD medication use for children's outcomes
    Journal of Health Economics, 2014, 37, (C), 137-151 Downloads View citations (7)
    See also Working Paper (2014)

2013

  1. The importance of children's ADHD for parents' relationship stability and labor supply
    Social Science & Medicine, 2013, 88, (C), 30-38 Downloads View citations (13)

2012

  1. AN ECONOMIC ANALYSIS OF IDENTITY AND CAREER CHOICE
    Economic Inquiry, 2012, 50, (1), 39-61 Downloads View citations (22)
    See also Working Paper (2007)
  2. Relative standards in ADHD diagnoses: The role of specialist behavior
    Economics Letters, 2012, 117, (3), 663-665 Downloads View citations (8)
  3. The impact of parents’ years since migration on children’s academic achievement
    IZA Journal of Migration and Development, 2012, 1, (1), 1-23 Downloads View citations (2)
    See also Working Paper (2011)

2010

  1. Estimating the Effect of Student Aid on College Enrollment: Evidence from a Government Grant Policy Reform
    American Economic Journal: Economic Policy, 2010, 2, (2), 185-215 Downloads View citations (76)
    See also Working Paper (2008)
    Chapter (2010)

2009

  1. Educational Homogamy: How Much is Opportunities?
    Journal of Human Resources, 2009, 44, (4) Downloads View citations (14)
  2. Is there a Causal Effect of High School Math on Labor Market Outcomes?
    Journal of Human Resources, 2009, 44, (1) Downloads View citations (44)
    See also Working Paper (2006)
  3. Labor market transitions of immigrants with emphasis on marginalization and self-employment
    Journal of Population Economics, 2009, 22, (4), 881-908 Downloads View citations (4)
  4. The Effect of Marriage on Education of Immigrants: Evidence from a Policy Reform Restricting Marriage Migration
    Scandinavian Journal of Economics, 2009, 111, (3), 457-486 Downloads View citations (6)

2008

  1. Compensating Wage Differentials for Schooling Risk in Denmark
    Scandinavian Journal of Economics, 2008, 110, (4), 711-731 Downloads View citations (24)
    See also Working Paper (2003)

2007

  1. Evaluation of training in African enterprises
    Journal of Development Economics, 2007, 84, (1), 310-329 Downloads View citations (17)
  2. The risk-return trade-off in human capital investment
    Labour Economics, 2007, 14, (6), 971-986 Downloads View citations (17)
    See also Working Paper (2006)

2006

  1. Marriage migration: just another case of positive assortative matching?
    Review of Economics of the Household, 2006, 4, (3), 253-275 Downloads View citations (17)
    See also Working Paper (2003)

2004

  1. Does the Gap in Family-friendly Policies Drive the Family Gap?
    Scandinavian Journal of Economics, 2004, 106, (4), 721-744 Downloads View citations (53)
    See also Working Paper (2002)
  2. Qualifications, discrimination, or assimilation? An extended framework for analysing immigrant wage gaps
    Empirical Economics, 2004, 29, (4), 855-883 Downloads View citations (23)
    See also Working Paper (2001)

2003

  1. The school-to-work transition of 2 nd generation immigrants in Denmark
    Journal of Population Economics, 2003, 16, (4), 755-786 Downloads View citations (53)

2001

  1. Declining employment success of immigrant males in Sweden: Observed or unobserved characteristics?
    Journal of Population Economics, 2001, 14, (3), 455-471 Downloads View citations (26)
  2. How Sensitive is the Demand for Primary Education to Changes in Economic Factors?
    Journal of African Economies, 2001, 10, (2), 191-218 Downloads View citations (1)
  3. Returns to Schooling in Less Developed Countries: New Evidence from Zambia
    Economic Development and Cultural Change, 2001, 49, (2), 365-94 Downloads View citations (8)
  4. The public-private sector wage gap in Zambia in the 1990s: A quantile regression approach
    Empirical Economics, 2001, 26, (1), 169-182 Downloads View citations (30)

2000

  1. Wage discrimination in Zambia: an extension of the Oaxaca-Blinder decomposition
    Applied Economics Letters, 2000, 7, (6), 405-408 Downloads View citations (16)

1998

  1. Discrimination and detailed decomposition in a logit model
    Economics Letters, 1998, 61, (1), 115-120 Downloads View citations (45)

1997

  1. Child labour or school attendance? Evidence from Zambia
    Journal of Population Economics, 1997, 10, (4), 407-424 Downloads View citations (61)
    See also Working Paper (1996)

Chapters

2010

  1. Estimating the Effect of Student Aid on College Enrollment: Evidence from a Government Grant Policy Reform
    A chapter in Income Taxation, Trans-Atlantic Public Economics Seminar (TAPES), 2010, pp 185-215 View citations (66)
    See also Journal Article in American Economic Journal: Economic Policy (2010)
    Working Paper (2008)
 
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