Fields: Economics of Education, Labor Economics, Empirical Microeconomics, Applied Theory


"Admissions Constraints and the Decision to Delay University”, The Scandinavian Journal of Economics (2019), with Kelly Foley, University of Saskatchewan

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Who takes the child to the doctor? Mom, pretty much all of the time”, Applied Economics Letters, 1-10, 2017, with Moira Daly Copenhagen Business School

The Relationship between Age at First Birth and Mother's Lifetime Earnings: Evidence from Danish Data”, January 2016, PloS one 11.1 (2016): e0146989,

with Mallory Leung, Washington University in St. Louis and  Raul Santaeulalia-Llopis, MOVE-UAB and Barcelona GSE

In the media: Financial Times, The Economist 1843,, STL Public Radio  MIC Vocativ La Vanguardia Billfold psmag Psychology Today globalnewsca

The U-shapes of Occupational Mobility”, Review of Economic Studies, 82(2) April 2015

with Philipp Kircher, University of Edinburgh and Iourii Manovskii, University of  Pennsylvania

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Working Papers

"Absence and Completion among Students in Vocational Education", June 2023.

With Edith Madsen, Copenhagen Business School and Tróndur Møller Sandoy, The University of the Faroe Island

Bank Lending and Worker Reallocation in the Great Recession”, March 2023

with Aksel Vester Augsburg, University of Copenhagen and Daniel le Maire, University of Copenhagen

"Understanding skill demand and skill usage on the job: Evidence from job posts and individual-level data on skill usage", March 2023

with Moira Daly, Copenhagen Business School and Mathias Fjællegaard Jensen, University of Oxford

"The Unequal Battle Against Infertility: Theory and Evidence from IVF Success", January 2024

with Anna Houstecka, CERGE-EI, Daniela Iorio, Bologna University, and Raul Santaeulalia-Llopis, New York University Abu Dhabi, UAB, BSE, CEPR

“How much do Universities Trade Quality for Quantity in the Production of University Graduates?”, April 2023, under review

With Kelly Foley, University of Saskatchewan

“The Macroeconomics of Sorting and Turnover in a Dynamic Assignment Model”, February 2018

with Simeon Alder, University of Wisconsin-Madison

Work in progress

"Income Dynamics of Couples: Correlated Risks and Heterogeneous Outcomes Within-Household Insurance", April 2023

with Christopher Busch, Ludwig Maximillian University Munich & CESifo and Rocio Madera, Southern Methodist University & CESifo

“Optimal Design of Funding for University Education”

With Chao Fu, University of Wisconsin-Madison and Nirav Mehta, University of Western Ontario

Other work

"Completion from Vocational Educations: A Register Based Analysis", September 2021

With Edith Madsen, Copenhagen Business School and Tróndur Møller Sandoy,

The University of the Faroe Islands.