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Daniel Waldenström, Professor

Research Institute of Industrial Economics (IFN) and Paris School of Economics (PSE)

Affiliations: Centre for Economic Policy Research (CEPR), Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA), Uppsala Center for Labor Studies (UCLS), Uppsala Center for Fiscal Studies (UCFS), ESRC Research Centre on Micro-Social Change (MiSoC).

Address: Paris School of Economics, 48 Boulevard Jourdan, 75014 Paris, France.

Blog: www.ekonomistas.se

E-mail: daniel.waldenstrom@psemail.eu 

 

New publications:

Intergenerational wealth mobility and the role of inheritance: Evidence from multiple generations”, conditional accept at Economic Journal, with Adrian Adermon, Mikael Lindahl, 2016. (VoxEU.org)

Wealth inequality in Sweden: What can we learn from capitalized income data?”, forthcoming in Review of income and Wealth (with Jacob Lundberg).

Wealth-income ratios in a small, developing economy: Sweden, 1810–2014”, Journal of Economic History 77(1): 285-313, 2017. (VoxEU.org),

BOOK: Sick of Inequality? An Introduction to the Relationship between Inequality and Health, (with Therese Nilsson and Andreas Bergh). Edward Elgar. Book website or site for the e-book version. Read introductory chapter here.

The National Wealth of Sweden, 1810–2014”, Scandinavian Economic History Review 64(1): 36-54, 2016.

Lifetime versus Annual Tax Progressivity: Sweden, 1968-2009”, Scandinavian Journal of Economics 118(4):619-645, 2016 (with Niklas Bengtsson, Bertil Holmlund).

Inheritance Taxation in Sweden, 1885–2004: The Role of Ideology, Family Firms and Tax AvoidanceEconomic History Review 69(4): 1228-1254, 2016 (with Magnus Henrekson).

 

New working papers:
Capital shares and income inequality: Evidence from the long run” (Updated 2017-01), Discussion Paper, CEPR and IZA, with Erik Bengtsson.
- Data: Historical Capital Shares Database. (Updated 2017-01)

Tax progressivity and Income inequality: Evidence from tax reforms”, Mimeo, with Enrico Rubolino, 2016.

Does Financial Regulation Boost Top Incomes? Evidence from the Big Bang”, revise and resubmit Economica, Discussion Paper CEPR and IZA, with Julia Tanndal 2016. (VoxEU.org)

Inheritance and wealth inequality: Evidence from population registers”, (Updated 2016-03) Discussion Paper, CEPR and IZA, with Mikael Elinder, Oscar Erixson, 2016. (VoxEU.org)

Inherited wealth over the path of development: Sweden, 1810–2010”, with Henry Ohlsson, Jesper Roine, 2014. (VoxEU.org).

 

Other news:

Editorial Board: From 2016 I am a member of the editorial board of the Explorations in Economic History.

Affiliation: As of July 2016, I am affiliated with the Research Institute of Industrial Economics (IFN) and the Paris School of Economics.

Grant: I received the Swedish Research Council’s Distinguished Young Researcher Grant (18 million SEK or approx. 2 million EUR), selected as one of 19 grants out of 744 applications (top 2.5%), 2014–2020. Read more here (in Swedish or English).