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Tuomas Pekkarinen

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First Name:Tuomas
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Aalto University School of Economics Department of Economics Box 21240 00076 Aalto Finland


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(1%) Institute of Labor Economics (IZA)

Bonn, Germany

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Working papers

  1. Koerselman, Kristian & Pekkarinen, Tuomas, 2017. "The Timing of Puberty and Gender Differences in Educational Achievement," IZA Discussion Papers 10889, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA).
  2. Pekkala Kerr, Sari & Pekkarinen, Tuomas & Sarvimäki, Matti & Uusitalo, Roope, 2015. "Post-Secondary Education and Information on Labor Market Prospects: A Randomized Field Experiment," IZA Discussion Papers 9372, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA).
  3. Pekkarinen, Tuomas, 2014. "Gender Differences in Strategic Behaviour under Competitive Pressure: Evidence on Omission Patterns in University Entrance Examinations," IZA Discussion Papers 8018, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA).
  4. Pekkarinen, Tuomas & Uusitalo, Roope, 2012. "Aging and Productivity: Evidence from Piece Rates," IZA Discussion Papers 6909, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA).
  5. Pekkarinen, Tuomas, 2012. "Gender Differences in Education," IZA Discussion Papers 6390, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA).
  6. Stephen Machin & Tuomas Pekkarinen, 2009. "In Brief: Gender differences in test scores," CentrePiece - The Magazine for Economic Performance 288, Centre for Economic Performance, LSE.
  7. Pekkarinen, Tuomas & Uusitalo, Roope, 2009. "School Tracking and Development of Cognitive Skills," IZA Discussion Papers 4058, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA).
  8. Pekkarinen, Tuomas & Uusitalo, Roope & Pekkala Kerr, Sari, 2006. "Education Policy and Intergenerational Income Mobility: Evidence from the Finnish Comprehensive School Reform," IZA Discussion Papers 2204, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA).
  9. Pekkarinen, Tuomas & Riddell, Chris, 2006. "Performance Pay and Earnings: Evidence from Personnel Records," IZA Discussion Papers 2253, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA).
  10. Pekkarinen, Tuomas, 2005. "Gender Differences in Educational Attainment: Evidence on the Role of the Tracking Age from a Finnish Quasi-Experiment," IZA Discussion Papers 1897, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA).
  11. Pekkarinen, Tuomas & Vartiainen, Juhana, 2004. "Gender Differences in Job Assignment and Promotion on a Complexity Ladder of Jobs," IZA Discussion Papers 1184, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA).
  12. Pekkarinen, Tuomas, 2004. "Complex Production Processes and Wage Inequality," IZA Discussion Papers 1060, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA).


  1. Tuomas Pekkarinen & Kjell G. Salvanes & Matti Sarvimäki, 2017. "The Evolution of Social Mobility: Norway during the Twentieth Century," Scandinavian Journal of Economics, Wiley Blackwell, vol. 119(1), pages 5-33, January.
  2. Pekkarinen, Tuomas, 2015. "Gender differences in behaviour under competitive pressure: Evidence on omission patterns in university entrance examinations," Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, Elsevier, vol. 115(C), pages 94-110.
  3. Tuomas Pekkarinen, 2014. "School tracking and intergenerational social mobility," IZA World of Labor, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA), pages 1-56, May.
  4. Sari Pekkala Kerr & Tuomas Pekkarinen & Roope Uusitalo, 2013. "School Tracking and Development of Cognitive Skills," Journal of Labor Economics, University of Chicago Press, vol. 31(3), pages 577-602.
  5. Pekkarinen, Tuomas & Uusitalo, Roope & Kerr, Sari, 2009. "School tracking and intergenerational income mobility: Evidence from the Finnish comprehensive school reform," Journal of Public Economics, Elsevier, vol. 93(7-8), pages 965-973, August.
  6. Tuomas Pekkarinen & Chris Riddell, 2008. "Performance Pay and Earnings: Evidence from Personnel Records," ILR Review, Cornell University, ILR School, vol. 61(3), pages 297-319, April.
  7. Tuomas Pekkarinen, 2008. "Gender Differences in Educational Attainment: Evidence on the Role of Tracking from a Finnish Quasi‐experiment," Scandinavian Journal of Economics, Wiley Blackwell, vol. 110(4), pages 807-825, December.
  8. Alberto Dalmazzo & Tuomas Pekkarinen & Pasquale Scaramozzino, 2007. "O‐ring Wage Inequality," Economica, London School of Economics and Political Science, vol. 74(295), pages 515-536, August.
  9. Tuomas Pekkarinen & Juhana Vartiainen, 2006. "Gender Differences in Promotion on a Job Ladder: Evidence from Finnish Metalworkers," ILR Review, Cornell University, ILR School, vol. 59(2), pages 285-301, January.
  10. Pekkarinen, Tuomas, 2002. "Complexity, wages, and the O-ring production function: evidence from Finnish panel data," Labour Economics, Elsevier, vol. 9(4), pages 531-546, September.
  11. Tuomas Pekkarinen, 2001. "The wage curve : evidence from the Finnish metal industry panel data," Finnish Economic Papers, Finnish Economic Association, vol. 14(1), pages 51-60, Spring.

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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 13 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 (8) 2004-08-23 2006-01-01 2006-07-21 2006-08-26 2009-04-13 2009-04-18 2012-03-21 2017-07-30. Author is listed
  2. NEP-EDU: Education (7) 2006-07-21 2006-12-09 2009-04-13 2009-04-18 2012-03-21 2014-03-22 2015-10-10. Author is listed
  3. NEP-HRM: Human Capital & Human Resource Management (6) 2006-01-01 2006-07-21 2006-12-09 2009-04-13 2009-04-18 2012-10-27. Author is listed
  4. NEP-URE: Urban & Real Estate Economics (5) 2006-01-01 2006-07-21 2006-12-09 2009-04-13 2009-04-18. Author is listed
  5. NEP-DEM: Demographic Economics (2) 2012-03-21 2012-10-27
  6. NEP-LMA: Labor Markets - Supply, Demand, & Wages (2) 2012-10-27 2015-10-10
  7. NEP-AGE: Economics of Ageing (1) 2012-10-27
  8. NEP-BEC: Business Economics (1) 2006-08-26
  9. NEP-CBE: Cognitive & Behavioural Economics (1) 2009-04-18
  10. NEP-DEV: Development (1) 2004-03-22
  11. NEP-EXP: Experimental Economics (1) 2015-10-10
  12. NEP-GEN: Gender (1) 2017-07-30
  13. NEP-LTV: Unemployment, Inequality & Poverty (1) 2012-03-21
  14. NEP-NEU: Neuroeconomics (1) 2017-07-30


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