Petter Lundborg is Professor of Economics at Lund University and affiliated with IZA Bonn. Lundborg’s research interest is in the field of health and labour economics and has covered topics such as health and labour market outcomes, education, early life conditions, and household finance. The research has been published in journals including American Economic Review, Review of Economic Studies, Journal of Finance, American Economic Journal: Applied, Journal of the European Economic Association, Economic Journal, Journal of Labor Economics, Journal of Human Resources, Journal of Public Economics, and Journal of Health Economics.


IZA Publications

IZA Discussion Paper No. 5946
published as 'The intergenerational transmission of schooling: Are mothers really less important than fathers?' in: Economics of Education Review, 2015, 47, 100–117
IZA Discussion Paper No. 5804
published as 'Adolescent health and adult labor market outcomes' in: Journal of Health Economics, 2014, 37, 25-40
IZA Discussion Paper No. 5803
published as 'The health-schooling relationship: evidence from Swedish twins' in: Journal of Population Economics, 2016, 29, 1191-1215
IZA Discussion Paper No. 4775
published as 'Body Size, Skills, and Income: Evidence From 150,000 Teenage Siblings' in: Demography, 2014, 51, 1573-1596
IZA Discussion Paper No. 4585
Published in: Economics and Human Biology, 2010, 8 (3), 320-330
IZA Discussion Paper No. 4266
published in: Journal of Human Resources, 2014, 49(1), 141-166.
IZA Discussion Paper No. 4140
published in: Journal of the European Economic Association, 2014, 12 (6), 1521-1557.
IZA Discussion Paper No. 4099
published as 'Assessing the Impact of Obesity on Labor Market Outcome' in: Economics and Human Biology, 2010, 8 (3), 309-319
IZA Discussion Paper No. 3399
published as 'The health returns to schooling—what can we learn from twins?' in: Journal of Population Economics, 2013, 26 (2), 673-701