Pernilla Andersson Joona is an Associate Professor of Economics at the Swedish Institute for Social Research, Stockholm University. She is also affiliated to the Stockholm University Linnaeus Center for Integration Studies (SULCIS). She received her PhD in economics from Stockholm University in October, 2006 and has since published in the Small Business Economics, International Migration Review, Research in Labor Economics, and Journal of Socio-Economics. Her research is focused primarily on self-employment and temporary agency work but also on more general labor market issues relating to opportunities of immigrants.

She joined IZA as a Research Fellow in February 2010.



IZA Discussion Paper No. 8486
revised version published as 'Are mothers of young children more likely to be self-employed? The case of Sweden' in: Review of Economics of the Household, 2017, 15, 307 - 333
IZA Discussion Paper No. 4072
updated version published as 'Intensive Coaching of New Immigrants: An Evaluation Based on Random Program Assignment' in: Scandinavian Journal of Economics, 2012, 114 (2), 576-600
IZA Discussion Paper No. 3147
published in: Research in Labor Economics, 2009, 29, 229 - 250
IZA Discussion Paper No. 2402
published in: International Journal of Manpower, 2007, 28 (7), 604-626
IZA Discussion Paper No. 1971
revised version published as 'The Best and the Brightest or the Least Successful? Self-Employment Entry among Male Wage-Earners in Sweden' in: Small Business Economics, 2013, 40(1), 155-172
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