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Arna Olafsson

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First Name:Arna
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Last Name:Olafsson
RePEc Short-ID:pva666
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Terminal Degree:2014 Department of Economics; Stockholm School of Economics (from RePEc Genealogy)


Institut for Finansiering
Copenhagen Business School

KĂžbenhavn, Denmark
RePEc:edi:ifcbsdk (more details at EDIRC)

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Working papers

  1. Arna Olafsson & Michaela Pagel, 2018. "The Retirement-Consumption Puzzle: New Evidence from Personal Finances," NBER Working Papers 24405, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
  2. Pagel, Michaela & Olafsson, Arna, 2017. "The Ostrich in Us: Selective Attention to Financial Accounts, Income, Spending, and Liquidity," CEPR Discussion Papers 12259, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers.
  3. Bruce Carlin & Arna Olafsson & Michaela Pagel, 2017. "FinTech Adoption Across Generations: Financial Fitness in the Information Age," NBER Working Papers 23798, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.


  1. Bruce Carlin & Arna Olafsson & Michaela Pagel, 2019. "Generational Differences in Managing Personal Finances," AEA Papers and Proceedings, American Economic Association, vol. 109, pages 54-59, May.
  2. Arna Olafsson & Michaela Pagel, 2018. "The Liquid Hand-to-Mouth: Evidence from Personal Finance Management Software," Review of Financial Studies, Society for Financial Studies, vol. 31(11), pages 4398-4446.
  3. Arna Olafsson, 2016. "Household Financial Distress and Initial Endowments: Evidence from the 2008 Financial Crisis," Health Economics, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., vol. 25(S2), pages 43-56, November.
  4. Vardardottir, Arna, 2015. "The impact of classroom peers in a streaming system," Economics of Education Review, Elsevier, vol. 49(C), pages 110-128.
  5. Vardardottir, Arna, 2013. "Peer effects and academic achievement: a regression discontinuity approach," Economics of Education Review, Elsevier, vol. 36(C), pages 108-121.

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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 4 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-UPT: Utility Models & Prospect Theory (2) 2017-09-10 2017-11-05
  2. NEP-AGE: Economics of Ageing (1) 2018-04-16
  3. NEP-DEM: Demographic Economics (1) 2018-04-16
  4. NEP-MAC: Macroeconomics (1) 2018-04-16
  5. NEP-PAY: Payment Systems & Financial Technology (1) 2017-09-24


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