Petri Böckerman

Research Fellow

Labour Institute for Economic Research

Petri Böckerman is a professor of health economics at the Jyväskylä University School of Business and Economics and a research economist at the Labour Institute for Economic Research. He received his PhD from Helsinki School of Economics in 2003. He has published in journals, including ILR Review, Journal of Applied Econometrics, Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization, Journal of Human Capital, and Journal of the Royal Statistical Society: Series A. His current research interests include the use of subjective well-being and genetic data in the labour market analysis, and various topics in health economics e.g. the effects of digitalization of health care.

He joined IZA as a Research Fellow in April 2013.


IZA Publications

IZA Discussion Paper No. 13926
Petri Böckerman, Liisa T. Laine, Mikko Nurminen, Tanja Saxell
IZA Discussion Paper No. 12733
Published in: Journal of Human Capital, 2021, 15 (2), 291-345
IZA Discussion Paper No. 12341
published in: Journal of Behavioral and Experimental Finance, 2021, 32, 100568
IZA Discussion Paper No. 12275
Petri Böckerman, Mika Kortelainen, Liisa T. Laine, Mikko Nurminen, Tanja Saxell
IZA Discussion Paper No. 11734
published as 'Back to School: Labor-market Returns to Higher Vocational Schooling' in: Labour Economics, 2019, 61, 101758
IZA Discussion Paper No. 10964
published as 'Do Good Working Conditions Make You Work Longer? Analyzing Retirement Decisions Using Linked Survey and Register Data' in: The Journal of the Economics of Ageing, 2020, 17, 100192
IZA Discussion Paper No. 10773
published in: European Journal of Health Economics, 2019, 20 (3), 357-373