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Daniel Waldenström, Professor

Research Institute of Industrial Economics (IFN) and Paris School of Economics (PSE)

Affiliations: Centre for Economic Policy Research (CEPR), Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA), Uppsala Center for Labor Studies (UCLS), Uppsala Center for Fiscal Studies (UCFS), ESRC Research Centre on Micro-Social Change (MiSoC).

Address: Paris School of Economics, 48 Boulevard Jourdan, 75014 Paris, France.

Blog: www.ekonomistas.se   Twitter: @daniwaldenstrom    E-mail: daniel.waldenstrom@psemail.eu 

 

Unpublished papers:
Richer or more Numerous or both? The Role of Population and Economic Growth for Top Income Shares”, CES Ifo WP, with Carla Krolage, Andreas Peichl, 2018.

Salience of inherited wealth and the support for inheritance taxation”, with Spencer Bastani, 2019.

How should capital be taxed?” (longer, older version here), Discussion paper CEPR and IZA, with Spencer Bastani, 2018 (updated 2018-09).

Global earnings inequality, 1970-2018”, Revise and resubmit Economic Journal, CEPR and IZA DP, with Olle Hammar, 2017, (VoxEU.org). (Updated 2019-01)
- Data: Global Earnings Inequality Database.

Tax progressivity and top incomes: Evidence from tax reforms”, , revise and resubmit Journal of Economic Inequality, CEPR and IZA DP, with Enrico Rubolino, 2017, (VoxEU.org). (Updated 2019-01)

 

New publications:

Inherited wealth over the path of development: Sweden, 1810–2016” (Updated 2018-11), Journal of the European Economic Association, forthcoming, with Henry Ohlsson, Jesper Roine. (VoxEU.org). Datafile

Trends and gradients in top tax elasticities: Cross-country evidence, 1900-2014”, International Tax and Public Finance, forthcoming, with Enrico Rubolino (VoxEU.org).

Policy report: SNS Konjunkturrådsrapport 2018: Kapitalbeskattningens förutsättningar. (med Spencer Bastani och Åsa Hansson), januari 2018.
 - Ladda ned rapporten här; Dataunderlag till figurer (xls); Debattartikel DN 17/1-18 (på Ekonomistas.se).

Inheritance and wealth taxation in SwedenIfo DICE Report 2/2018 (June): 8-12, 2018.

Sveriges Riksbank 350 years and the History of Central Banking, editor (with Rodney Edvinsson and Tor Jacobsson), Cambridge University Press, 2018.

Inheritance and wealth inequality: Evidence from population registers”, Journal of Public Economics, 2018, CEPR and IZA DP, with Mikael Elinder, Oscar Erixson. (VoxEU.org)

Capital shares and income inequality: Evidence from the long run”, Journal of Economic History, 2018, CEPR and IZA DP, with Erik Bengtsson.
- Data: Historical Capital Shares Database. (Updated 2017-01)

Intergenerational wealth mobility and the role of inheritance: Evidence from multiple generations”, Economic Journal, 2018, with Adrian Adermon, Mikael Lindahl, (Updated 2017-03). (VoxEU.org)

Does Financial Regulation Boost Top Incomes? Evidence from the Big Bang”, Economica 85(338): 232–265, with Julia Tanndal, 2018. (VoxEU.org)

“Inequality and the super-rich”, Journal of Income Distribution, 2017.

Hernando de Soto: recipient of the 2017 Global Award for Entrepreneurship Research”, Small Business Economics 49(4): 721-728, 2017 (with Martin Andersson).

Wealth inequality in Sweden: What can we learn from capitalized income data?”, Review of income and Wealth (with Jacob Lundberg).

Wealth-income ratios in a small, developing economy: Sweden, 1810–2014”, Journal of Economic History 77(1): 285-313, 2017. (VoxEU.org),
- Swedish National Wealth Database (SNWD)