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Johan Gustafsson

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Location
Samhällsvetarhuset, Biblioteksgränd 6 Umeå universitet, 901 87 Umeå

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Affiliation
Affiliated as doctoral student at Umeå School of Business, Economics and Statistics (USBE) Units: Economics, PhD students
Affiliation
Doctoral student at Umeå School of Business, Economics and Statistics (USBE) Units: Economics, PhD students

Presentation

I began my PhD studies in october 2017, having previously attained my MSc. in Economics here in Umeå as well. My main supervisor is Professor Gauthier Lanot. 

Research

My research is mainly within labor economics and public finance, with a distinct interest for life-cycle behavior and retirement timing. 

Current research projects 

"Earning dynamics in Sweden: The recent evolution of permanent inequality and earnings volatility"

(Joint work with Johan Holmberg)
Status: Working paper
Financed by Jan Wallanders och Tom Hedelius Stiftelse, Handelsbanken. 

 

"Life-cycle labor supply and retirement choice under favorable marginal tax treatment among elderly workers

(Sole Author)
Status: Work in progress 
Financed by Jan Wallanders och Tom Hedelius Stiftelse, Handelsbanken. 

Teaching

Tourism Economics: Module 1 (7.5 credits) - Main teacher 

Bachelor Thesis (15 credits) - Supervisor

Introductory Macro Economics (15 credits) - Teacher's assistent 

Introductory Micro Economics (15 credits) - Co-teacher