Lisa Laun (née Jönsson), PhD Student

Stockholm University Department of Economics SE-106 91 Stockholm Sweden

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Short presentation

I have been a PhD student in Economics at the Department of Economics, Stockholm University since 2007. I defended my thesis "Studies on Social Insurance, Income Taxation and Labor Supply" in November, 2012. Since October, 2012 I am working as a researcher at the Institute for Evaluation of Labour Market and Education Policy (IFAU) in Uppsala.

Research interests

  • Empirical microeconomics
  • Labor economics
  • Economics of social insurance
  • Applied econometrics

Selected publications

Laun, L. (2012), "Studies on Social Insurance, Income Taxation and Labor Supply", Dissertations in Economics 2012:5, Department of Economics, Stockholm University.

Laun, L. (2012), "The Effect of Age-Targeted Tax Credits on Retirement Behavior", IFAU Working Paper 2012:18, Institute for Evaluation of Labour Market and Education Policy.

Laun, L. (2012), "Om förhöjt jobbskatteavdrag och sänkta arbetsgivaravgifter för äldre", IFAU Report 2012:16, Institute for Evaluation of Labour Market and Education Policy.

Jönsson, L. and P. Skogman Thoursie (2012), "Does Privatization of Vocational Rehabilitation Improve Labor Market Opportunities? Evidence from a Field Experiment in Sweden", IFAU Working Paper 2012:2, Institute for Evaluation of Labour Market and Education Policy.

Jönsson, L. and P. Skogman Thoursie (2012), "Kan privatisering av arbetslivsinriktad rehabilitering öka återgång i arbete?", IFAU Report 2012:3, Institute for Evaluation of Labour Market and Education Policy.

Jönsson, L., M. Palme and I. Svensson (2012), "Disability Insurance, Population Health and Employment in Sweden", in David A. Wise (ed.), Social Security Programs and Retirement around the World: Historical Trends in Mortality and Health, Employment and Disability Insurance Participation and Reforms, Chicago: University of Chicago Press.

Jönsson, L., M. Palme and I. Svensson (2011), "Påverkar folkhälsan utnyttjandet av sjukersättningen?", Ekonomisk Debatt 39(4), 56-68.

Hartman, L. and L. Jönsson (2008), "Deltidsarbete och deltidsförmåner i Sverige", in Laura Hartman (ed.), Välfärd på deltid, Stockholm: SNS Förlag.


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