Jörgen Hansen is a Professor of Economics at Concordia University, Montreal, Canada. His research interests include education, welfare, immigration, and labor supply. He received his Ph.D. in economics from the University of Gothenburg, Sweden, in 1997. Prior to joining the faculty at Concordia, he held a postdoctoral fellowship at Centre de recherche et développement en économique (C.R.D.E.), University of Montreal, and served as a researcher at the Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA) at the University of Bonn. Jörgen Hansen also holds appointments as research fellow at IZA and research associate at CIRANO and CIREQ. His work has been published in journals such as Econometrica, Journal of Econometrics, Journal of Applied Econometrics, Journal of Human Resources, Journal of Population Economics, Oxford Bulletin of Economics and Statistics and Empirical Economics.


IZA Publications

IZA Discussion Paper No. 13279
published in: Journal of Applied Econometrics, 2021, 35 (7), 841-859
IZA Discussion Paper No. 2266
published in: Research in Labor Economics, 2014, 39, 81-105
IZA Discussion Paper No. 2261
published in: Industrial Relations, 2011, 50 (3), 412 - 442
IZA Discussion Paper No. 1209
revised version published as 'Poverty and its Persistence: A Comparison of Natives and Immigrants in Sweden' in: Review of the Economics of the Household, 2009, 7 (2), 105-132
IZA Discussion Paper No. 973
published in: Journal of Applied Econometrics, 2003, 18 (6), 679-69
IZA Discussion Paper No. 769
published in Journal of Human Resources, 2004, 39 (4), 1008-1032
IZA Discussion Paper No. 513
published in: Research in Labor Economics, 2004, 23, 335-358
IZA Discussion Paper No. 512
published in: Journal of Econometrics, 2007, 140 (2), 333-948
IZA Discussion Paper No. 508
published in: Econometrica, 2002, 70 (2), 2078-2091
IZA Discussion Paper No. 360
published in: Journal of Population Economics, 2009, 22 (4), 941 - 970
IZA Discussion Paper No. 217
published as 'Occupational gender composition and the gender wage gap in Sweden' in: Research in Labor Economics, 2008, 28, 353-369
IZA Discussion Paper No. 100
published in: Journal of Human Resources, 2003, 38 (1), 74-98
IZA Discussion Paper No. 78
published in: Empirical Economics, 2005, 30 (1), 1-22