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Working Papers

2017

  1. Global collaborative patents
    Research Discussion Papers, Bank of Finland Downloads
    Also in CESifo Working Paper Series, CESifo Group Munich (2016) Downloads
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc (2015) Downloads View citations (10)
  2. Global talent flows
    Research Discussion Papers, Bank of Finland Downloads
    Also in CESifo Working Paper Series, CESifo Group Munich (2016) Downloads View citations (13)
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc (2016) Downloads View citations (13)
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA) (2016) Downloads View citations (13)

    See also Journal Article in Journal of Economic Perspectives (2016)
  3. High-skilled migration and agglomeration
    Research Discussion Papers, Bank of Finland Downloads
    Also in NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc (2016) Downloads
    CESifo Working Paper Series, CESifo Group Munich (2016) Downloads
  4. The Dynamics of Gender Earnings Differentials: Evidence from Establishment Data
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (1)
    Also in Boston College Working Papers in Economics, Boston College Department of Economics (2017) Downloads View citations (1)

2016

  1. Immigrant Entrepreneurship
    CESifo Working Paper Series, CESifo Group Munich Downloads View citations (5)
    Also in Research Discussion Papers, Bank of Finland (2016) Downloads View citations (3)
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc (2016) Downloads View citations (5)

    See also Chapter (2016)
  2. Weathering the Great Recession: Variation in Employment Responses by Establishments and Countries
    Working Paper, Harvard University OpenScholar Downloads View citations (1)
    Also in NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc (2016) Downloads View citations (1)
  3. Will market competition trump gender discrimination in India ?
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads
  4. Within and Between Firm Trends in Job Polarization: Role of Globalization and Technology
    ETLA Working Papers, The Research Institute of the Finnish Economy Downloads View citations (1)

2015

  1. Entrepreneurship and Urban Growth: An Empirical Assessment with Historical Mines
    Harvard Business School Working Papers, Harvard Business School Downloads View citations (22)
    Also in NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc (2012) Downloads View citations (20)
    Working Papers, U.S. Census Bureau, Center for Economic Studies (2013) Downloads

    See also Journal Article in The Review of Economics and Statistics (2015)
  2. House Money and Entrepreneurship
    Harvard Business School Working Papers, Harvard Business School Downloads View citations (5)
    Also in NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc (2015) Downloads View citations (5)
  3. Post-Secondary Education and Information on Labor Market Prospects: A Randomized Field Experiment
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA) Downloads View citations (4)

2014

  1. Firms and the Economics of Skilled Immigration
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (1)
    Also in Harvard Business School Working Papers, Harvard Business School (2014) Downloads View citations (1)

    See also Chapter (2014)
    Journal Article in Innovation Policy and the Economy (2015)
  2. Skilled Immigration and the Employment Structures of U.S. Firms
    William Davidson Institute Working Papers Series, William Davidson Institute at the University of Michigan Downloads View citations (1)
    Also in Harvard Business School Working Papers, Harvard Business School (2013) Downloads View citations (18)
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc (2013) Downloads View citations (9)

    See also Journal Article in Journal of Labor Economics (2015)
    Chapter (2012)

2012

  1. The Effect of Work First Job Placements on the Distribution of Earnings: An Instrumental Variable Quantile Regression Approach
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (8)
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Labor Economics (2017)

2011

  1. Economic Impacts of Immigration: A Survey
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (117)
    Also in Discussion Papers, Government Institute for Economic Research Finland (VATT) (2005) Downloads View citations (5)

    See also Journal Article in Finnish Economic Papers (2011)

2009

  1. School Tracking and Development of Cognitive Skills
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA) Downloads View citations (8)
    Also in Working Paper Series, IFAU - Institute for Evaluation of Labour Market and Education Policy (2009) Downloads View citations (29)
    Working Papers, Government Institute for Economic Research Finland (VATT) (2009) Downloads View citations (5)

    See also Journal Article in Journal of Labor Economics (2013)

2006

  1. Education Policy and Intergenerational Income Mobility: Evidence from the Finnish Comprehensive School Reform
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA) Downloads View citations (19)
    Also in Working Paper Series, IFAU - Institute for Evaluation of Labour Market and Education Policy (2006) Downloads View citations (12)

2005

  1. Employment Assimilation of Immigrants - Evidence from Finland
    ERSA conference papers, European Regional Science Association Downloads
  2. On the Importance of Finnishing School: Half a Century of Inter-generational Economic Mobility in Finland
    Discussion Papers, Government Institute for Economic Research Finland (VATT) Downloads View citations (3)
    Also in Boston University - Department of Economics - The Institute for Economic Development Working Papers Series, Boston University - Department of Economics (2004) Downloads View citations (1)

2003

  1. Factor Price Equalization in Finland
    ERSA conference papers, European Regional Science Association Downloads
  2. Is Little Brother Nothing but Trouble?: Educational Attainment, Returns to Schooling and Sibling Structure
    Discussion Papers, Government Institute for Economic Research Finland (VATT) Downloads
  3. Matching in thin labour markets: panel data evidence from Finland, 1991-2002
    ERSA conference papers, European Regional Science Association Downloads
  4. What Draws People to Urban Growth Centers: Jobs vs. Pay?
    Discussion Papers, Government Institute for Economic Research Finland (VATT) Downloads

2002

  1. Adjustment to Regional Labour Market Shocks
    Discussion Papers, Government Institute for Economic Research Finland (VATT) Downloads
  2. Regional growth centres - the most attractive location in Finland?
    ERSA conference papers, European Regional Science Association Downloads
  3. Unemployment and Migration: Does Moving Help?
    Discussion Papers, Government Institute for Economic Research Finland (VATT) Downloads View citations (1)
    See also Journal Article in Scandinavian Journal of Economics (2002)

2001

  1. Regional Economic Repercussions of an Economic Crisis: A Sectoral Analysis
    Discussion Papers, Government Institute for Economic Research Finland (VATT) Downloads View citations (2)
  2. Regional Labour Market Adjustment: Are Positive and Negative Shocks Different?
    ERSA conference papers, European Regional Science Association Downloads
    See also Journal Article in LABOUR (2002)
  3. The Role of Education in Self-Employment Success
    Studies in Economics, School of Economics, University of Kent Downloads View citations (17)

2000

  1. MIGRATION IN A CORE-PERIPHERY MODEL: ANALYSIS OF AGGLOMERATION IN REGIONAL GROWTH CENTRES
    ERSA conference papers, European Regional Science Association Downloads View citations (5)
  2. THE EFFECT OF AGGREGATE FLUCTUATIONS ON REGIONAL ECONOMIC DISPARITIES IN FINLAND
    ERSA conference papers, European Regional Science Association Downloads View citations (2)

1999

  1. Migration and individual earnings in Finland: a regional perspective
    ERSA conference papers, European Regional Science Association Downloads View citations (2)
    See also Journal Article in Regional Studies (2002)

1998

  1. Regional convergence in Finnish provinces and subregions, 1960-94
    ERSA conference papers, European Regional Science Association Downloads

Undated

  1. Abilities, Budgets and Age: Inter-Generational Economic Mobility in Finland
    Boston University - Department of Economics - The Institute for Economic Development Working Papers Series, Boston University - Department of Economics Downloads View citations (3)

Journal Articles

2017

  1. The Effect of Work First Job Placements on the Distribution of Earnings: An Instrumental Variable Quantile Regression Approach
    Journal of Labor Economics, 2017, 35, (1), 149 - 190 Downloads View citations (2)
    See also Working Paper (2012)
  2. The Expanding Gender Earnings Gap: Evidence from the LEHD-2000 Census
    American Economic Review, 2017, 107, (5), 110-14 Downloads View citations (3)

2016

  1. Global Talent Flows
    Journal of Economic Perspectives, 2016, 30, (4), 83-106 Downloads View citations (13)
    See also Working Paper (2017)
  2. Parental Leave Legislation and Women's Work: A Story of Unequal Opportunities
    Journal of Policy Analysis and Management, 2016, 35, (1), 117-144 Downloads View citations (1)

2015

  1. Entrepreneurship and Urban Growth: An Empirical Assessment with Historical Mines
    The Review of Economics and Statistics, 2015, 97, (2), 498-520 Downloads View citations (36)
    See also Working Paper (2015)
  2. Firms and the Economics of Skilled Immigration
    Innovation Policy and the Economy, 2015, 15, (1), 115 - 152 Downloads
    See also Working Paper (2014)
    Chapter (2014)
  3. Skilled Immigration and the Employment Structures of US Firms
    Journal of Labor Economics, 2015, 33, (S1), S147 - S186 Downloads View citations (16)
    See also Chapter (2012)
    Working Paper (2014)

2013

  1. Immigration and Employer Transitions for STEM Workers
    American Economic Review, 2013, 103, (3), 193-97 Downloads View citations (4)
  2. Intergenerational income immobility in Finland: contrasting roles for parental earnings and family income
    Journal of Population Economics, 2013, 26, (3), 1057-1094 Downloads View citations (5)
  3. School Tracking and Development of Cognitive Skills
    Journal of Labor Economics, 2013, 31, (3), 577 - 602 Downloads View citations (22)
    See also Working Paper (2009)

2011

  1. Economic Impacts of Immigration: A Survey
    Finnish Economic Papers, 2011, 24, (1), 1-32 Downloads View citations (106)
    See also Working Paper (2011)

2009

  1. School tracking and intergenerational income mobility: Evidence from the Finnish comprehensive school reform
    Journal of Public Economics, 2009, 93, (7-8), 965-973 Downloads View citations (71)

2005

  1. Returns to scale in a matching model: evidence from disaggregated panel data
    Applied Economics, 2005, 37, (1), 115-118 Downloads View citations (17)

2004

  1. Increasing Regional Disparities in the 1990s: The Finnish Experience
    Regional Studies, 2004, 38, (3), 255-267 Downloads View citations (11)

2003

  1. Migration Flows in Finland: Regional Differences in Migration Determinants and Migrant Types
    International Regional Science Review, 2003, 26, (4), 466-482 Downloads

2002

  1. Migration and Individual Earnings in Finland: A Regional Perspective
    Regional Studies, 2002, 36, (1), 13-24 Downloads View citations (3)
    See also Working Paper (1999)
  2. Regional Labour Market Adjustment: Are Positive and Negative Shocks Different?
    LABOUR, 2002, 16, (2), 267-286 Downloads View citations (3)
    See also Working Paper (2001)
  3. Regional labor markets in Finland: Adjustment to total versus region-specific shocks
    Papers in Regional Science, 2002, 81, (3), 329-342 Downloads View citations (6)
  4. Unemployment and Migration: Does Moving Help?
    Scandinavian Journal of Economics, 2002, 104, (4), 621-39 Downloads View citations (25)
    See also Working Paper (2002)

2000

  1. Aggregate economic fluctuations and regional convergence: the Finnish case 1988-95
    Applied Economics, 2000, 32, (2), 211-219 Downloads View citations (12)

1999

  1. A Macroeconomic Analysis of Regional Migration in Finland, 1975-95
    The Review of Regional Studies, 2001, 29, (3), 226-240 Downloads
  2. Regional convergence across the Finnish provinces and subregions, 1960-94
    Finnish Economic Papers, 1999, 12, (1), 28-40 Downloads View citations (3)

Chapters

2016

  1. Immigrant Entrepreneurship
    A chapter in Measuring Entrepreneurial Businesses: Current Knowledge and Challenges, 2016, pp 187-249 Downloads View citations (5)
    See also Working Paper (2016)

2014

  1. Firms and the Economics of Skilled Immigration
    A chapter in Innovation Policy and the Economy, Volume 15, 2014, pp 115-152 Downloads View citations (1)
    See also Journal Article in Innovation Policy and the Economy (2015)
    Working Paper (2014)

2012

  1. Skilled Immigration and the Employment Structures of U.S. Firms
    A chapter in US High-Skilled Immigration in the Global Economy, 2012, pp 147-186
    See also Working Paper (2014)
    Journal Article in Journal of Labor Economics (2015)
 
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