Economics Working Papers


2020-01Managerial Overconfidence and Self-Reported Success by Nikolaj Kirkeby Niebuhr

2020-02The Impact of Childhood Health Shocks on Parental Labor Supply by Tine L. Mundbjerg Eriksen, Amanda Gaulke, Niels Skipper and Jannet Svensson

2020-03Effects of Busing on Test Scores and the Wellbeing of Bilingual Pupils: Resources Matter by Anna Piil Damm, Helena Skyt Nielsen, Elena Mattana and Benedicte Rouland

2020-04Vacancies, Employment Outcomes and Firm Growth: Evidence from Denmark by Jesper Bagger, Francois Fontaine, Manolis Galenianos and Ija Trapeznikova

2020-05Uncertainty and Monetary Policy in the US: A Journey into Non-Linear Territory by Giovanni Pellegrino

2020-06The Coordinating Power of Social Norms by Francesco Fallucchi and Daniele Nosenzo

2020-07: A decade of nudging: What have we learned? by Mette T. Damgaard


2019-01: Household Portfolio Choice Before and After a House Purchase by Ran Sun Lyng and Jie Zhou

2019-02: Daycare Choice and Ethnic Diversity: Evidence from a Randomized Survey by Mongoljin Batsaikhan, Mette Gørtz, John Kennes, Ran Sun Lyng, Daniel Monte and Norovsambuu Tumennasan

2019-03: Marriage Market Equilibrium, Qualifications, and Ability by Dan Anderberg, Jesper Bagger, V. Bhaskar and Tanya Wilson

2019-04: Intergenerational Health Mobility: Evidence from Danish Registers by Carsten Andersen

2019-05: Robots and Firms by Michael Koch, Ilya Manuylov and Marcel Smolka

2019-06: The Transition of Corruption - Institutions and dynamics by Martin Paldam

2019-07: Does system instability harm development? A comparative empirical study of the long run by Martin Paldam

2019-08: Discontinuity in Care: Practice Closures among Primary Care Providers and Patient Health by Marianne Simonsen, Lars Skipper, Niels Skipper and Peter Rønø Thingholm

2019-09Loss aversion and the zero-earnings discontinuity by Leonidas Enrique de la Rosa and Nikolaj Kirkeby Niebuhr

2019-10Exploration in Teams and the Encouragement Effect: Theory and Evidence by Emma von Essen, Marieke Huysentruyt and Topi Miettinen

2019-11From Local to Global Competitors on the Beer Market by Erik Strøjer Madsen


2018-01: Long-term Consequences of Early Parenthood by Eva Rye Johansen, Helena Skyt Nielsen and Mette Verner

2018-02: Self Confidence Spillovers and Motivated Beliefs by Ritwik Banerjee, Nabanita Datta Gupta and Marie Claire Villeval

2018-03: The Danish Matched Employer-Employee Data by Emmanuele Bobbio and Henning Bunzel

2018-04: The strategies of economic research - An empirical study by Martin Paldam

2018-05: One-off Export Events by Ingo Geishecker, Philipp J.H. Schröder, and Allan Sørensen

2018-06: Income Taxation and the Equilibrium Allocation of Labor by Jesper Bagger, Mads Hejlesen, Kazuhiko Sumiya and Rune Vejlin

2018-07: Frekvensbaserede versus bayesianske metoder i empirisk økonomi by Tom Engsted

2018-08: Equivalence of Canonical Matching Models by John Kennes, Daniel le Maire and Sebastian Roelsgaard

2018-09: Life Skills Development of Teenagers through Spare-Time Jobs by Rune V. Lesner, Anna Piil Damm, Preben Bertelsen and Mads Uffe Pedersen

2018-10: Complementarity and Advantage in the Competing Auctions of Skills by Alex Xi He, John Kennes and Daniel le Maire

2018-11: Social emotional learning in the classroom: Study protocol for a randomized controlled trial of PERSPEKT 2.0 by Ninja Ritter Klejnstrup, Anna Folke Larsen, Helene Bie Lilleør and Marianne Simonsen

2018-12: Adaptation to Shocks and The Role of Capital Structure: Danish Exporters During the Cartoon Crisis by Benjamin U. Friedrich and Michał Zator


2017-01How Going to School Affects the Family by Rasmus Landersø, Helena Skyt Nielsen and Marianne Simonsen

2017-02Modeling Enrollment in and Completion of Vocational Education: The role of cognitive and non-cognitive skills by program type by Leslie S. Stratton, Nabanita Datta Gupta, David Reimer and Anders Holm

2017-03: Short- and Long-Term Effects of Adolescent Alcohol Access: Evidence from Denmark by Nabanita Datta Gupta and Anton Nielsson

2017-04Foreign Ownership and Skill-biased Technological Change by Michael Koch and Marcel Smolka

2017-05Nudging in education by Mette Trier Damgaard and Helena Skyt Nielsen

2017-06Motivational Goal Bracketing: An Experiment by Alexander K. Koch and Julia Nafziger

2017-07Exporter Price Premia? by Ina C. Jäkel Allan Sørensen

2017-08Piling Pills? Forward-Looking Behavior and Stockpiling of Prescription Drugs by Marianne Simonsen, Lars Skipper and Niels Skipper

2017-09Superstar Exporters: An Empirical Investigation of Strategic Interactions in Danish Export Markets by Federico Ciliberto and Ina C. Jäkel

2017-10Lowering the minimum age of criminal responsibility: Consequences for juvenile crime and education by Anna Piil Damm, Britt Østergaard Larsen, Helena Skyt Nielsen and Marianne Simonsen

2017-11Branding and Performance in the Global Beer Market by Erik Strøjer Madsen

2017-12: Processing Trade, Productivity and Prices: Evidence from a Chinese Production Survey by Yao Amber Li, Valerie Smeets and Frederic Warzynski

2017-13Optimal Taxation with On-the-Job Search by Jesper Bagger, Espen R. Moen and Rune M. Vejlin


2016-01Correlates of Narrow Bracketing by Alexander K. Koch and Julia Nafziger

2016-02Competing Auctions of Skills by John Kennes and Daniel le Maire

2016-03The hidden costs of nudging: Experimental evidence from reminders in fundraising by Mette Trier Damgaard and Christina Gravert

2016-04The Impact of Economic Sanctions on Income Inequality of Target States by Sylvanus Kwaku Afesorgborand Renuka Mahadevan

2016-05Jumps into democracy: The transition in the Polity Index by Martin Paldam and Erich Gundlach

2016-06Socioeconomic transitions as common dynamic processes by Erich Gundlach and Martin Paldam

2016-07Testing for Statistical Discrimination based on Gender by Rune V. Lesner

2016-08The Long-Term Effect of Childhood Poverty by Rune V. Lesner

2016-09Economic Diplomacy in Africa: The Impact of Regional Integration versus Bilateral Diplomacy on Bilateral Trade by Sylvanus Kwaku Afesorgbor

2016-10On the equivalence of buyer and seller proposals within canonical matching and pricing environments by John Kennes and Daniel le Maire

2016-11The Spillover Effects of Affirmative Action on Competitiveness and Unethical Behavior by Ritwik Banerjee, Nabanita Datta Gupta and Marie Claire Villeval


2015-01On Self Selection of the Corrupt into the Public Sector by Ritwik Banerjee, Tushi Baul, and Tanya Rosenblat

2015-02The Nordic welfare model and welfare services - Can we maintain acceptable standards? by Torben M. Andersen

2015-03Networks and Selection in International Migration to Spain by Nina Neubecker, Marcel Smolka and Anne Steinbacher

2015-04Preferential Market Access, Foreign Aid and Economic Development by Sylvanus Kwaku Afesorgbor and Kaleb Girma Abreha

2015-05Corruption, Norm Violation and Decay in Social Capital by Ritwik Banerjee

2015-06Documenting and Improving the Hourly Wage Measure in the Danish IDA Database by Christian Giødesen Lund and Rune Vejlin

2015-07Do class size effects differ across grades? by Anne Brink Nandrup

2015-08The Impact of Household Participation in Community Based Organizations on Child Health and Education in Rural India by Mugdha Vaidya, Meghna Katoch and Nabanita Datta Gupta

2015-09Income Convergence and the Flow out of Poverty in India, 1994-2005 by Paola A. Barrientos Q., Niels-Hugo Blunch and Nabanita Datta Gupta

2015-10The Great Trade Collapse and the Spanish Export Miracle: Firm-level Evidence from the Crisis by Peter S. Eppinger, Nicole Meythaler, Marc-Manuel Sindlinger and Marcel Smolka

2015-11The political economy of churches in Denmark over 700 years by Ella Paldam and Martin Paldam

2015-12: Trade Policy Preferences and the Factor Content of Trade by Ina C. Jäkel and Marcel Smolka

2015-13Implementation by Sortition in Nonexclusive Information Economies by Rene Saran and Norovsambuu Tumennasan

2015-14The Greenlandic Economy – Structure and Prospects by Torben M. Andersen

2015-15A Note on Quality Disclosure and Competition by Jos Jansen

2015-16The rational economist in research: A model by Martin Paldam

2015-17Heterogeneous Impacts on Earnings from an Early Effort in Labor Market Programs by Kenneth Lykke Sørensen

2015-18Grit Trumps Talent? An experimental approach by Leonie Gerhards and Christina Gravert

2015-19On the interpretation of World Values Survey trust question - global expectations vs. local beliefs by Ritwik Banerjee

2015-20Childhood and Adulthood Skill Acquisition - Importance for Labor Market Outcomes by Karl Fritjof Krassel and Kenneth Lykke Sørensen

2015-21Disruptive technologies and networking in telecom industries by Erik Strøjer Madsen and Simon Hartington

2015-22Asymmetric Monotone Comparative Statics for the Industry Compositions by Anders Rosenstand Laugesen

2015-23Dynamic Matching Markets and the Deferred Acceptance Mechanism by John Kennes, Daniel Monte and Norovsambuu Tumennasan

2015-24Extensive Margins of Offshoring and Exporting by Anders Rosenstand Laugesen

2015-25Liberalization of Birth Control and the Unmarried Share of Births - Evidence from Single Mothers in the Marriage Market by John Kennes and John Knowles

2015-26Trade Shocks, Firm Hierarchies and Wage Inequality by Benjamin Friedrich

2015-27Active Labor Market Programs and Reservation Wages: Its a Hazard by Kenneth Lykke Sørensen


2014-01Private versus Public Feedback - The Incentive Effects of Symbolic Awards by Leonie Gerhards and Neele Siemer

2014-02The Fertility Transition in the US: Schooling or Income? by Casper Worm Hansen, Peter Sandholt Jensen and Lars Lønstrup

2014-03Now or never! The effect of deadlines on charitable giving: Evidence from a natural field experiment by Mette Trier Damgaard and Christina Gravert

2014-04Pride and Patronage - The effect of identity on pay-what-you-want prices at a charitable bookstore by Christina Gravert

2014-05Packaging of Sin Goods - Commitment or Exploitation? by Julia Nafziger

2014-06Measuring multi-membership in economic integration and its trade-impact. A comparative study of ECOWAS and SADC by Sylvanus Kwaku Afesorgbor and Peter A.G. van Bergeijk

2014-07Finally a breakthrough? The recent rise in the size of the estimates of aid effectiveness by Hristos Doucouliagos and Martin Paldam

2014-08The public choice of university organization. A stylized story of a constitutional reform by Martin Paldam

2014-09Firm-level Innovation Activity, Employee Turnover and HRM Practices – Evidence from Chinese Firms by Tor Eriksson, Zhihua Qin and Wenjing Wang

2014-10Advertising and concentration in the brewing industry by Erik Strøjer Madsen and Yanqing Wu

2014-11An Empirical Model of Wage Dispersion with Sorting by Jesper Bagger and Rasmus Lentz

2014-12The Length of Maternity Leave and Family Health by Louise Voldby Beuchert, Maria Knoth Humlum and Rune Vejlin

2014-13Husband’s Unemployment and Wife’s Labor Supply – The Added Worker Effect across Europe by Julia Bredtmann, Sebastian Otten and Christian Rulff

2014-14Rethinking Deindustrialization by Andrew B. Bernard, Valerie Smeets and Frederic Warzynski

2014-15An Interpretation of the Gini Coefficient in a Stiglitz Two-Type Optimal Tax Problem by Bo Sandemann Rasmussen

2014-16Free Trade Agreements and Firm-Product Markups in Chilean Manufacturing by A. R. Lamorgese,  A. Linarello and Frederic Warzynski

2014-17On the importance of macroeconomic factors for the foreign student’s decision to stay in the host country by Kristine Vasiljeva

2014-18On the Interpretation of Bribery in a Laboratory Corruption Game: Moral Frames and Social Norms by Ritwik Banerjee

2014-19Awareness programs and change in taste-based caste prejudice by Ritwik Banerjee and Nabanita Datta Gupta

2014-20Strategic Disclosure of Demand Information by Duopolists: Theory and Experiment by Jos Jansen and Andreas Pollak

2014-21Do specialists exit the firm outsourcing its R&D? by Wenjing Wang

2014-22Disruptive School Peers and Student Outcomes by Jannie H. G. Kristoffersen, Morten Visby Krægpøth, Helena Skyt Nielsen and Marianne Simonsen

2014-23Globalization of Brewing and Economies of Scale by Erik Strøjer Madsen and Yanqing Wu

2014-24Social Networks and Health Knowledge in India: Who You Know or Who You Are? by Niels-Hugo Blunch and Nabanita Datta Gupta

2014-25The Danish National Tests – A Practical Guide by Louise Voldby Beuchert and Anne Brink Nandrup


2013-01Math and Gender: Is Math a Route to a High-Powered Career? by Juanna Schrøter Joensen and Helena Skyt Nielsen

2013-02Performance, Career Dynamics, and Span of Control by Valerie Smeets, Michael Waldman and Frederic Warzynski

2013-03School Starting Age and Crime by Rasmus Landersø, Helena Skyt Nielsen and Marianne Simonsen

2013-04An Equilibrium Search Model of the Labor Market Entry of Second-Generation Immigrants and Ethnic Danes by Nabanita Datta Gupta and Lene Kromann

2013-05Determinants of Generic vs. Brand Drug Choice: Evidence from Population-wide Danish Data by Niels Skipper and Rune Vejlin

2013-06Do Marital Prospects Dissuade Unmarried Fertility? by John Kennes and John Knowles

2013-07Can technological change account for the sexual revolution? by John Kennes and John Knowles

2013-08Types of Foreign Aid by Christian Bjørnskov

2013-09Job Heterogeneity and Coordination Frictions by John Kennes and Daniel le Maire

2013-10Monotone Comparative Statics for the Industry Composition by Peter Arendorf Bache and Anders Laugesen

2013-11Trends in Sector Switching: Evidence from Employer-Employee Data by Anders Frederiksen and Jesper Rosenberg Hansen

2013-12Price-Matching leads to the Cournot Outcome by Mongoljin Batsaikhan and Norovsambuu Tumennasan

2013-13Revisiting the Effectiveness of African Economic Integration. A Meta-Analytic Review and Comparative Estimation Methods by Sylvanus Kwaku Afesorgbor

2013-14Trade Liberalisation and Vertical Integration by Peter Arendorf Bache and Anders Laugesen

2013-15  Coping with the Crisis: Recent Evolution in Danish Firms' - International Trade Involvement, 2000-2010 by Kaleb Girma Abreha, Valérie Smeets and Frédéric Warzynski

2013-16An Industry-Equilibrium Analysis of the LeChatelier Principle by Peter Arendorf Bache and Anders Laugesen

2013-17Does Growing Up in a High Crime Neighborhood Affect Youth Criminal Behavior? by Anna Piil Damm and Christian Dustmann

2013-18Do Social Rights Affect Social Outcomes? by Christian Bjørnskov and Jacob Mchangama

2013-19Bidding for Clubs by Benoit Julien, John Kennes, and Moritz Ritter

2013-20Import-push or Export-pull? An Industry-level Analysis of the Impact of Trade on Firm Exit by Ina Charlotte Jäkel

2013-21The Intergenerational Inequality of Health in China by Tor Eriksson, Jay Pan and Xuezheng Qin

2013-22How do partly omitted control variables influence the averages used in meta-analysis in economics? by Martin Paldam

2013-23An Evaluation of the Revenue side as a source of fiscal consolidation in high debt economies by Ritwik Banerjee

2013-24Do wage subsidies for disabled workers result in deadweight loss? – evidence from the Danish Flexjob scheme by Nabanita Datta Gupta, Mona Larsen and Lars Brink Thomsen

2013-25Offshoring and Patterns of Quality Growth: Evidence from Danish Apparel by Valerie Smeets, Sharon Traiberman and Frederic Warzynski

2013-26Do Business Cycles Have Long-Term Impact for Particular Cohorts? by Torben M. Andersen, Jonas Maibom, Michael Svarer and Allan Sørensen

2013-27Simulating publication bias by Martin Paldam

2013-28Product market integration, tax distortions and public sector size by Torben M. Andersen and Allan Sørensen


2012-01Timing of College Enrollment and Family Formation Decisions by Maria K. Humlum, Jannie H.G. Kristoffersen and Rune Vejlin

2012-02Return to Experience and Initial Wage Level: Do Low Wage Workers Catch Up? by Kenneth L. Sørensen and Rune Vejlin

2012-03A Dynamic Model of Trade with Heterogeneous Firms by Peter Arendorf Bache.

2012-04Does Labor Diversity Promote Entrepreneurship? by Marianna Marino, Pierpaolo Parrotta and Dario Pozzolo

2012-05: Trade Liberalization, Mergers and Acquisitions, and Intra-Industry Reallocations by Peter Arendorf Bache and Anders Laugesen

2012-06The Dynamics of Marriage and Divorce by Gustaf Bruze, Michael Svarer and Yoram Weiss

2012-07Additive versus multiplicative trade costs and the gains from trade by Allan Sørensen

2012-08Does Religiosity Promote Property Rights and the Rule of Law? by Niclas Berggren and Christian Bjørnskov

2012-09Centralized Allocation in Multiple Markets by Daniel Monte and Norovsambuu Tumennasan

2012-10Matching with Quorums by Daniel Monte and Norovsambuu Tumennasan

2012-11How are firms affected by the crisis and how do they react? by Ioana Neamtu and Niels Westergård-Nielsen

2012-12Optimal Tax-Transfer Policies, Life-Cycle Labour Supply and Present-Biased Preferences by Lasse Frisgaard Gunnersen and Bo Sandemann Rasmussen

2012-13Job Market Polarization and Employment Protection in Europe by Barbara Pertold-Gebicka

2012-14Self-Rewards and Personal Motivation by Alexander K. Koch, Julia Nafziger, Anton Suvorov and Jeroen van de Ven

2012-15Fiscal sustainability and fiscal policy targets by Torben M. Andersen

2012-16The Effects of Bullying in Elementary School by Tine Louise Mundbjerg Eriksen, Helena Skyt Nielsen and Marianne Simonsen

2012-17Wage Sorting Trends by Jesper Bagger, Rune Vejlin and Kenneth L. Sørensen

2012-18Neighborhood Quality and Labor Market Outcomes: Evidence from Quasi-Random Neighborhood Assignment of Immigrants by Anna Piil Damm

2012-19Business Cycle Dependent Unemployment Bene…fits with Wealth Heterogeneity and Precautionary Savings by Mark Strøm Kristoffersen

2012-20Effects of Intensifying Labor Market Programs on Post-Unemployment Wages: Evidence From a Controlled Experiment by Kenneth L. Sørensen 

2012-21Can a sense of entitlement increase stealing? by Christina Gravert

2012-22Who wants paternalism? by Sofie Kragh Pedersen, Alexander K. Koch and Julia Nafziger

2012-23How Distance to a Non-Residential Parent Relates to Child Outcomes by Astrid Würtz Rasmussen and Leslie S. Stratton

2012-24Does Mother Know Best? Parental Discrepancies in Assessing Child  Functioning by Nabanita Datta Gupta, Mette Lausten and Dario Pozzoli

2012-25The Impact of Education and Occupation on Temporary and Permanent Work Incapacity by Nabanita Datta Gupta, Daniel Lau and Dario Pozzoli

2012-26Experimental Evidence on the Effects of Early Meetings and Activation by Jonas Maibom Pedersen, Michael Rosholm and Michael Svarer

2012-27Estimating Equilibrium Effects of Job Search Assistance by Pieter Gautier, Paul Muller, Bas van der Klaauw, Michael Rosholm and Michael Svarer

2012-28Working Conditions, Lifestyles and Health by Elena Cottini and Paolo Ghinetti

2012-29Causes of mortality and development: Evidence from large health shocks in 20th century America by Casper Worm Hansen


2011-01Welfare State - The Scandinavian Model by Torben M. Andersen

2011-02Collective risk sharing: The social safety net and employment by Torben M. Andersen

2011-03Optimal Unemployment Insurance: How Important is the Demand Side? by Rune Vejlin

2011-04Non-existence of Steady State Equilibrium in the Neoclassical Growth Model with a Longevity Trend by Mikkel Nørlem Hermansen

2011-05The Daycare Assignment Problem by John Kennes, Daniel Monte and Norovsambuu Tumennasan

2011-06Whose Opinion Counts? by Rene Saran and Norovsambuu Tumennasan

2011-07Liquidity Constraints and Fiscal Stabilization Policy by Mark Strøm Kristoffersen

2011-08The cycle of development in Africa. A story about the power of economic ideas by Martin Paldam

2011-09Price setting in turbulent times. Survey evidence from Icelandic firms by Thorvardur Tjörvi Ólafsson, Ásgerdur Pétursdóttir and Karen Á. Vignisdóttir

2011-10Social policies and activation in the Scandinavian welfare model: the case of Denmark by Torben M. Andersen

2011-11To Err is Human: Implementation in Quantal Response Equilibria by Norovsambuu Tumennasan

2011-12Do Contracts Help? A Team Formation Perspective by Norovsambuu Tumennasan

2011-13Quantity Precommitment and Price Matching by Norovsambuu Tumennasan

2011-14The effects of Children’s ADHD on Parents’ Relationship Dissolution and Labor Supply by Anette Primdal Kvist, Helena Skyt Nielsen and Marianne Simonsen

2011-15The robust result in meta-analysis of aid effectiveness: A response to Mekasha and Tarp by Hristos Doucouliagos and Martin Paldam

2011-16The Impact of Parents’ Years since Migration on Children’s Academic Achievement by Helena Skyt Nielsen and Beatrice Schindler Rangvid

2011-17Firm Exit, Technological Progress and Trade by Philipp J.H. Schröder and Allan Sørensen

2011-18A welfare ranking of multilateral reductions in real and tariff trade barriers when firms are heterogenous by Philipp J.H. Schröder and Allan Sørensen


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