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Jo Thori Lind

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First Name:Jo
Middle Name:Thori
Last Name:Lind
RePEc Short-ID:pli106


Økonomisk institutt
Universitetet i Oslo

Oslo, Norway

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22 85 50 35
Pb 1095, Blindern, 0317 Oslo
RePEc:edi:souiono (more details at EDIRC)

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Working papers

  1. Andreas Kotsadam & Jo Thori Lind & Jørgen Modalsli, 2017. "Call the Midwife - Health Personnel and Mortality in Norway 1887-1921," CESifo Working Paper Series 6831, CESifo Group Munich.
  2. Chen, Daniel L. & Lind, Jo Thori, 2016. "The Political Economy of Beliefs: Why Fiscal and Social Conservatives/Liberals (Sometimes) Come Hand-in-Hand," IAST Working Papers 16-62, Institute for Advanced Study in Toulouse (IAST).
  3. Jo Thori Lind, 2015. "Spurious Weather Effects," CESifo Working Paper Series 5365, CESifo Group Munich.
  4. Gemma Estrada & James Angresano & Jo Thori Lind & Niku Määttänen & William McBride & Donghyun Park & Motohiro Sato & Karin Svanborg-Sjövall, 2014. "Fiscal Policy and Equity in Advanced Economies: Lessons for Asia," Economic Growth Centre Working Paper Series 1414, Nanyang Technological University, School of Social Sciences, Economic Growth Centre.
  5. Jo Thori Lind, 2014. "Rainy Day Politics - An Instrumental Variables Approach to the Effect of Parties on Political Outcomes," CESifo Working Paper Series 4911, CESifo Group Munich.
  6. Lind, J.T. & Rohner, D., 2011. "Knowledge is power: A theory of information, income and welfare spending," Cambridge Working Papers in Economics 1161, Faculty of Economics, University of Cambridge.
  7. Jacobsen, Karin & Eika, Kari H. & Helland, Leif & Lind, Jo Thori & Nyborg, Karine, 2011. "Are Nurses More Altruistic than Real Estate Brokers?," IZA Discussion Papers 5721, Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA).
  8. Lind, Jo Thori, 2010. "The Number of Organizations in Heterogeneous Societies," Memorandum 08/2010, Oslo University, Department of Economics.
  9. Kjell Arne Brekke & Karen Evelyn Hauge & Jo Thori Lind & Karine Nyborg, 2009. "Playing with the Good Guys - A Public Good Game with Endogenous Group Formation," CESifo Working Paper Series 2647, CESifo Group Munich.
  10. Lind, Jo Thori & Moene, Karl O., 2009. "Miserly Developments," Memorandum 04/2009, Oslo University, Department of Economics.
  11. Lind, Jo Thori & Moene, Karl Ove & Willumsen, Fredrik, 2009. "Opium for the Masses? Conflict-induced Narcotics Production in Afghanistan," Memorandum 05/2009, Oslo University, Department of Economics.
  12. Lind, Jo Thori & Mehlum, Halvor, 2007. "With or Without U? - The appropriate test for a U shaped relationship," MPRA Paper 4823, University Library of Munich, Germany.
  13. Lind, Jo Thori, 2006. "Do the rich vote Conservative because they are rich?," Memorandum 02/2006, Oslo University, Department of Economics.
  14. Lind, Jo Thori, 2004. "Does permanent income determine the vote?," Memorandum 23/2003, Oslo University, Department of Economics.
  15. Lind, Jo Thori, 2004. "Repeated surveys and the Kalman filter," Memorandum 19/2004, Oslo University, Department of Economics.
  16. Lind, Jo Thori, 2003. "Fractionalization and the size of government," Memorandum 21/2003, Oslo University, Department of Economics.
  17. Jo Thori Lind, 2002. "Small continuous surveys and the Kalman filter," Discussion Papers 333, Statistics Norway, Research Department.
  18. Jo Thori Lind, 2001. "Tout est au mieux dans ce meilleur des ménages possibles The Pangloss critique of equivalence scales," Discussion Papers 296, Statistics Norway, Research Department.


  1. Jo Thori Lind, 2017. "Group Structure and Public Goods Provision in Heterogeneous Societies," Journal of Public Economic Theory, Association for Public Economic Theory, vol. 19(2), pages 377-408, April.
  2. Jo Thori Lind & Dominic Rohner, 2017. "Knowledge is Power: A Theory of Information, Income and Welfare Spending," Economica, London School of Economics and Political Science, vol. 84(336), pages 611-646, October.
  3. Jo Thori Lind & Karl Ove Moene & Fredik Willumsen, 2014. "Opium for the Masses? Conflict-Induced Narcotics Production in Afghanistan," The Review of Economics and Statistics, MIT Press, vol. 96(5), pages 949-966, December.
  4. Jo Thori Lind, 2012. "The Haves and the Have-Nots: A brief and idiosyncratic history of inequality around the globe," Global Policy, London School of Economics and Political Science, vol. 3(2), pages 254-254, May.
  5. Jacobsen, Karin J. & Eika, Kari H. & Helland, Leif & Lind, Jo Thori & Nyborg, Karine, 2011. "Are nurses more altruistic than real estate brokers?," Journal of Economic Psychology, Elsevier, vol. 32(5), pages 818-831.
  6. Almås, Ingvild & Cappelen, Alexander W. & Lind, Jo Thori & Sørensen, Erik Ø. & Tungodden, Bertil, 2011. "Measuring unfair (in)equality," Journal of Public Economics, Elsevier, vol. 95(7-8), pages 488-499, August.
  7. Brekke, Kjell Arne & Hauge, Karen Evelyn & Lind, Jo Thori & Nyborg, Karine, 2011. "Playing with the good guys. A public good game with endogenous group formation," Journal of Public Economics, Elsevier, vol. 95(9-10), pages 1111-1118, October.
  8. Jo Thori Lind & Karl Moene, 2011. "Miserly Developments," Journal of Development Studies, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 47(9), pages 1332-1352, June.
  9. Jo Thori Lind & Halvor Mehlum, 2010. "With or Without U? The Appropriate Test for a U-Shaped Relationship," Oxford Bulletin of Economics and Statistics, Department of Economics, University of Oxford, vol. 72(1), pages 109-118, February.
  10. Jo Thori Lind, 2010. "Do the Rich Vote Conservative Because They Are Rich?," Review of Economics and Institutions, Università di Perugia, vol. 1(2).
  11. Lind, Jo Thori, 2007. "Fractionalization and the size of government," Journal of Public Economics, Elsevier, vol. 91(1-2), pages 51-76, February.
  12. Jo Thori Lind, 2007. "Fractionalization and Inter-Group Differences," Kyklos, Wiley Blackwell, vol. 60(1), pages 123-139, February.
  13. Lind Jo Thori, 2007. "Does Permanent Income Determine the Vote?," The B.E. Journal of Macroeconomics, De Gruyter, vol. 7(1), pages 1-27, July.
  14. Jo Thori Lind, 2005. "Why is there so little redistribution?," Nordic Journal of Political Economy, Nordic Journal of Political Economy, vol. 31, pages 111-125.
  15. Jo Thori Lind, 2005. "Repeated surveys and the Kalman filter," Econometrics Journal, Royal Economic Society, vol. 8(3), pages 418-427, December.
  16. Jo Thori Lind, 2003. "Aggregation of Utility and Equivalence Scales: A Solution to the Pangloss Critique," Review of Income and Wealth, International Association for Research in Income and Wealth, vol. 49(4), pages 555-568, December.

Software components

  1. Jo Thori Lind & Halvor Mehlum, 2007. "UTEST: Stata module to test for a U-shaped relationship," Statistical Software Components S456874, Boston College Department of Economics, revised 23 Feb 2016.

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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 19 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-POL: Positive Political Economics (7) 2004-11-07 2006-02-12 2011-11-07 2011-11-14 2013-06-04 2016-11-13 2016-11-13. Author is listed
  2. NEP-CDM: Collective Decision-Making (6) 2004-11-07 2005-04-16 2006-02-12 2011-11-07 2011-11-14 2013-06-04. Author is listed
  3. NEP-PBE: Public Economics (5) 2003-12-07 2006-02-12 2009-09-11 2016-09-11 2016-11-13. Author is listed
  4. NEP-ECM: Econometrics (2) 2003-06-09 2007-09-16
  5. NEP-EXP: Experimental Economics (2) 2009-09-11 2011-05-07
  6. NEP-GTH: Game Theory (2) 2009-09-11 2010-12-18
  7. NEP-SEA: South East Asia (2) 2014-12-29 2015-02-28
  8. NEP-SOC: Social Norms & Social Capital (2) 2009-09-11 2011-05-07
  9. NEP-CBE: Cognitive & Behavioural Economics (1) 2011-05-07
  10. NEP-CTA: Contract Theory & Applications (1) 2013-06-04
  11. NEP-DCM: Discrete Choice Models (1) 2006-02-12
  12. NEP-DEV: Development (1) 2009-03-28
  13. NEP-ETS: Econometric Time Series (1) 2003-06-04
  14. NEP-HEA: Health Economics (1) 2018-03-12
  15. NEP-HIS: Business, Economic & Financial History (1) 2018-03-12
  16. NEP-HPE: History & Philosophy of Economics (1) 2011-05-07
  17. NEP-MIC: Microeconomics (1) 2011-11-14
  18. NEP-PKE: Post Keynesian Economics (1) 2011-11-14
  19. NEP-PUB: Public Finance (1) 2015-02-28


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