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Jorgen Hansen

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First Name:Jorgen
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Last Name:Hansen
RePEc Short-ID:pha85
(514) 848-2424
Terminal Degree:1997 Nationalekonomiska institutionen; Handelshögskolan; Göteborgs Universitet (from RePEc Genealogy)


(25%) Centre Interuniversitaire de Recherche en Analyse des Organisations (CIRANO)

Montréal, Canada

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(514) 985-4039
1130 rue Sherbrooke Ouest, suite 1400, Montréal, Quéc, H3A 2M8
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(25%) Department of Economics
Concordia University

Montréal, Canada

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(514) 848-4536
1455, de Maisonneuve Blvd, Montréal, Québec, H3G 1M8
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(25%) Centre Interuniversitaire de Recherche en Économie Quantitative (CIREQ)

Montréal, Canada

: (514) 343-6557
(514) 343-7221
C.P. 6128, Succ. centre-ville, Montréal (PQ) H3C 3J7
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(25%) Institute of Labor Economics (IZA)

Bonn, Germany


P.O. Box 7240, D-53072 Bonn
RePEc:edi:izaaade (more details at EDIRC)

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Working papers

  1. Belzil, Christian & Hansen, Jörgen & Liu, Xingfei, 2017. "Dynamic Skill Accumulation, Education Policies and the Return to Schooling," IZA Discussion Papers 10613, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA).
  2. Hansen, Jörgen & Lkhagvasuren, Damba, 2015. "New Evidence on Mobility and Wages of the Young and the Old," IZA Discussion Papers 9258, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA).
  3. Hansen, Jörgen & Liu, Xingfei, 2013. "A Structural Model of Educational Attainment in Canada," IZA Discussion Papers 7237, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA).
  4. Belzil, Christian & Hansen, Jörgen, 2012. "Characterizing the Instrumental Variable Identifying Assumption as Sample Selection Conditions," IZA Discussion Papers 6339, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA).
  5. Belzil, Christian & Hansen, Jörgen, 2012. "The Timing of Earnings Sampling over the Life-Cycle and IV Identification of the Return to Schooling," IZA Discussion Papers 6724, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA).
  6. Hansen, Jörgen & Liu, Xingfei, 2011. "Estimating Labor Supply Responses and Welfare Participation: Using a Natural Experiment to Validate a Structural Labor Supply Model," IZA Discussion Papers 5718, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA).
  7. Belzil, Christian & Hansen, Jörgen & Liu, Xingfei, 2011. "Dynamic Skill Accumulation, Comparative Advantages, Compulsory Schooling, and Earnings," IZA Discussion Papers 6167, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA).
  8. Jorgen Hansen, 2010. "How Does Academic Ability Affect Educational and Labour Market Pathways in Canada," OECD Education Working Papers 30, OECD Publishing.
  9. Hansen, Jorgen & Wahlberg, Roger & Faisal, Sharif, 2010. "Wages and Immigrant Occupational Composition in Sweden," Working Papers in Economics 435, University of Gothenburg, Department of Economics.
  10. Belzil, Christian & Hansen, Jörgen, 2010. "The Distinction between Dictatorial and Incentive Policy Interventions and its Implication for IV Estimation," IZA Discussion Papers 4835, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA).
  11. Belzil, Christian & Hansen, Jörgen, 2008. "Calibration and IV Estimation of a Wage Outcome Equation in a Dynamic Environment," IZA Discussion Papers 3528, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA).
  12. Belzil, Christian & Hansen, Jörgen & Kristensen, Nicolai, 2008. "Estimating Complementarity between Education and Training," IZA Discussion Papers 3882, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA).
  13. Hansen, Jörgen & Lofstrom, Magnus, 2006. "Immigrant-Native Differences in Welfare Participation: The Role of Entry and Exit Rates," IZA Discussion Papers 2261, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA).
  14. Hansen, Jörgen & Lofstrom, Magnus & Zhang, Xuelin, 2006. "State Dependence in Canadian Welfare Participation," IZA Discussion Papers 2266, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA).
  15. Belzil, Christian & Hansen, Jörgen, 2005. "A Structural Analysis of the Correlated Random Coefficient Wage Regression Model with an Application to the OLS-IV Puzzle," IZA Discussion Papers 1585, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA).
  16. Hansen, Jörgen & Wahlberg, Roger, 2004. "Poverty Persistence in Sweden," IZA Discussion Papers 1209, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA).
  17. Belzil, Christian & Hansen, Jörgen, 2003. "Structural Estimates of the Intergenerational Education Correlation," IZA Discussion Papers 973, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA).
  18. Christian Belzil & Jörgen Hansen, 2002. "Unobserved Ability and the Return to Schooling," CIRANO Working Papers 2002s-19, CIRANO.
  19. Christian Belzil & Jörgen Hansen, 2002. "A Structural Analysis of the Correlated Random Coefficient Wage Regression Model," CIRANO Working Papers 2002s-07, CIRANO.
  20. Christian Belzil & Jörgen Hansen, 2002. "Earnings Dispersion, Risk Aversion and Education," CIRANO Working Papers 2002s-20, CIRANO.
  21. Christian Belzil & Jörgen Hansen, 2001. "Estimating the Intergenerational Education Correlation from a Dynamic Programming Model," CIRANO Working Papers 2001s-20, CIRANO.
  22. Christian Belzil & Jörgen Hansen, 2001. "Heterogeneous Returns to Human Capital and Dynamic Self-Selection," CIRANO Working Papers 2001s-10, CIRANO.
  23. Hansen, Jörgen & Lofstrom, Magnus, 2001. "The Dynamics of Immigrant Welfare and Labor Market Behavior," IZA Discussion Papers 360, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA).
  24. Hansen, Jörgen & Wahlberg, Roger, 2000. "Occupational Gender Composition and Wages in Sweden," IZA Discussion Papers 217, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA).
  25. Hansen, Jörgen, 2000. "The Duration of Immigrants' Unemployment Spells: Evidence from Sweden," IZA Discussion Papers 155, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA).
  26. Belzil, Christian & Hansen, Jörgen, 1999. "Household Characteristics, Ability and Education: Evidence from a Dynamic Expected Utility Model," IZA Discussion Papers 43, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA).
  27. Hansen, Jörgen & Wahlberg, Roger, 1999. "Endogenous Schooling and the Distribution of the Gender Wage Gap," IZA Discussion Papers 78, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA).
  28. Flood, Lennart & Hansen, Jörgen & Wahlberg, Roger, 1999. "Household Labor Supply and Welfare Participation in Sweden," Working Papers in Economics 18, University of Gothenburg, Department of Economics.
  29. Hansen, Jörgen & Lofstrom, Magnus, 1999. "Immigrant Assimilation and Welfare Participation: Do Immigrants Assimilate Into or Out-of Welfare," IZA Discussion Papers 100, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA).
  30. Belzil, Christian & Hansen, Jörgen, 1999. "Subjective Discount Rates, Intergenerational Transfers and the Return to Schooling," IZA Discussion Papers 60, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA).


  1. Christian Belzil & Jorgen Hansen & Xingfei Liu, 2017. "Dynamic skill accumulation, education policies, and the return to schooling," Quantitative Economics, Econometric Society, vol. 8(3), pages 895-927, November.
  2. Jorgen Hansen & Xingfei Liu, 2015. "Estimating labour supply responses and welfare participation: Using a natural experiment to validate a structural labour supply model," Canadian Journal of Economics, Canadian Economics Association, vol. 48(5), pages 1831-1854, December.
  3. Jorgen Hansen & Magnus Lofstrom, 2011. "Immigrant–Native Differences in Welfare Participation: The Role of Entry and Exit Rates," Industrial Relations: A Journal of Economy and Society, Wiley Blackwell, vol. 50(3), pages 412-442, July.
  4. Jorgen Hansen & Magnus Lofstrom, 2009. "The dynamics of immigrant welfare and labor market behavior," Journal of Population Economics, Springer;European Society for Population Economics, vol. 22(4), pages 941-970, October.
  5. Jorgen Hansen & Roger Wahlberg, 2009. "Poverty and its persistence: a comparison of natives and immigrants in Sweden," Review of Economics of the Household, Springer, vol. 7(2), pages 105-132, June.
  6. Belzil, Christian & Hansen, Jorgen, 2007. "A structural analysis of the correlated random coefficient wage regression model," Journal of Econometrics, Elsevier, vol. 140(2), pages 827-848, October.
  7. Hansen Jorgen, 2007. "Human Capital and Welfare Dynamics in Canada," The B.E. Journal of Economic Analysis & Policy, De Gruyter, vol. 7(1), pages 1-29, June.
  8. Jörgen Hansen & Roger Wahlberg, 2005. "Endogenous schooling and the distribution of the gender wage gap," Empirical Economics, Springer, vol. 30(1), pages 1-22, January.
  9. Jorgen Hansen & Magnus Lofstrom, 2003. "Immigrant Assimilation and Welfare Participation Do Immigrants Assimilate Into or Out of Welfare?," Journal of Human Resources, University of Wisconsin Press, vol. 38(1).
  10. Christian Belzil & Jörgen Hansen, 2002. "Unobserved Ability and the Return to Schooling," Econometrica, Econometric Society, vol. 70(5), pages 2075-2091, September.
  11. Jörgen Hansen & Peter Ericson, 2000. "Assessing the impact of taxes on female labor supply using a finite mixture approach," Empirical Economics, Springer, vol. 25(2), pages 279-296.
  12. JÃrgen Hansen, 2000. "The effect of work absence on wages and wage gaps in Sweden," Journal of Population Economics, Springer;European Society for Population Economics, vol. 13(1), pages 45-55.
  13. Ericson, Peter & Hansen, Jorgen, 1999. "A Note on the Performance of Simple Specification Tests for the Tobit Model," Oxford Bulletin of Economics and Statistics, Department of Economics, University of Oxford, vol. 61(1), pages 121-127, February.


  1. Jorgen Hansen & Magnus Lofstrom & Xingfei Liu & Xuelin Zhang, 2014. "State Dependence in Social Assistance Receipt in Canada," Research in Labor Economics, in: Stéphane Carcillo & Herwig Immervoll & Stephen P. Jenkins & Sebastian Königs & Konstantinos Tatsiram (ed.), Safety Nets and Benefit Dependence, volume 39, pages 81-105, Emerald Publishing Ltd.
  2. Jorgen Hansen & Roger Wahlberg, 2008. "Occupational gender composition and the gender wage gap in Sweden," Research in Labor Economics, in: Solomon W. Polachek & Konstantinos Tatsiramos (ed.), Work, Earnings and Other Aspects of the Employment Relation, volume 28, pages 353-369, Emerald Publishing Ltd.

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NEP is an announcement service for new working papers, with a weekly report in each of many fields. This author has had 29 papers announced in NEP. These are the fields, ordered by number of announcements, along with their dates. If the author is listed in the directory of specialists for this field, a link is also provided.
  1. NEP-LAB: Labour Economics (21) 2000-01-24 2001-03-13 2001-04-11 2002-03-14 2002-07-04 2002-07-04 2002-07-04 2004-01-12 2005-05-14 2008-07-14 2009-01-03 2010-02-27 2010-03-28 2010-04-04 2010-04-04 2011-05-30 2011-12-13 2012-01-25 2012-07-29 2015-08-25 2017-04-16. Author is listed
  2. NEP-EDU: Education (9) 2000-01-17 2009-01-03 2009-08-22 2010-02-27 2010-04-04 2011-12-13 2012-01-25 2013-03-16 2017-04-16. Author is listed
  3. NEP-DCM: Discrete Choice Models (6) 2006-09-16 2008-07-14 2010-03-28 2010-04-04 2011-12-13 2012-07-29. Author is listed
  4. NEP-ECM: Econometrics (3) 2008-07-14 2012-02-27 2012-07-29
  5. NEP-MIG: Economics of Human Migration (3) 2010-03-28 2010-04-04 2015-08-25
  6. NEP-DGE: Dynamic General Equilibrium (2) 2015-08-25 2017-04-16
  7. NEP-HRM: Human Capital & Human Resource Management (2) 2009-01-03 2009-08-22
  8. NEP-LTV: Unemployment, Inequality & Poverty (2) 2003-05-29 2004-08-02
  9. NEP-AGE: Economics of Ageing (1) 2015-08-25
  10. NEP-EEC: European Economics (1) 2003-05-29
  11. NEP-MAC: Macroeconomics (1) 2015-08-25
  12. NEP-URE: Urban & Real Estate Economics (1) 2015-08-25


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