Erik Lindqvist, Stockholm University

Erik Lindqvist is a Professor of Economics at the Swedish Institute for Social Research (SOFI) at Stockholm University. His research focuses on issues in labor economics and related fields.

In particular, he uses data on lottery winners to assess the causal impacts of wealth shocks on outcomes such as health, child development, labor supply, subjective well-being, and financial choices. Another line of his research investigates how human capital and skills affect labor market outcomes.

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