Refereed Publications

Institutions, Parental Selection, and Locus of ControlPDF File PDF File . October 2017 (with Andrew Gill). (Forthcoming), Applied Economics Letters.

Occupational Prestige and the Gender Wage GapPDF File (with Anthony Dukes and Karl Fritjof Rasmussen) (2017).  Kyklos 70(4): 565-593.

The Effect of a Severe Health Shock on Work Behavior: Evidence from Different Health Care RegimesPDF File Opens in new window
(with Nabanita Datta Gupta and Mona Larsen) (2015). Social Science & Medicine 136-137: 44-51.

Rounding, Focal Point Answers and Nonresponse to Subjective Probability QuestionsPDF File Opens in new window
(with Arthur van Soest) (2014). Journal of Applied Econometrics 29(5): 567-585.

The Man of the House – How the Use of Household Head Characteristics leads to Omitted Variable BiasPDF File Opens in new window (2013). Economics Letters 119, 133-135.

An Economic Analysis of Identity and Career ChoicePDF File Opens in new window
(with Maria Knoth Humlum and Helena Skyt Nielsen) (2012). Economic Inquiry 50(1), 39-61.

Family Background and Gender Differences in Educational ExpectationsPDF File Opens in new window
(2010) Economics Letters 107: 125-127.

Do Gender Differences in Preferences for Competition Matter for Occupational Expectations? PDF File Opens in new window
(2009). Journal of Economic Psychology 30: 701-710.

Intertemporal Consumption with Directly Measured Welfare Functions and Subjective ExpectationsPDF File Opens in new window
(with Arie Kapteyn and Arthur van Soest) (2009). Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization 72, 425-437.

The Colombian Pension System After the Reform of 1994: Evaluation and PerspectivesPDF File (2003). International Social Security Review 56 (1), 31-52.

Selected Other Publications

Kann Kollusion die hohen Rentenversicherungsgebühren in Kolumbien erklären? (Can Collusion explain the high fees for pension insurance in Colombia?) (with Anthony Dukes), 2005. In: Fritz, Barbara and Katja Hujo (eds.): Oekonomie unter den Bedingungen Lateinamerikas: Erkundungen zu Geld und Kredit, Sozialpolitik und Umwelt, Schriftenreihe des Instituts fuer Iberoamerika-Kunde, Frankfurt/Madrid: Vervuert, 213-229.

Do individuals make informed pension program choices? Evidence from Colombia, 2004. In: Peter Kemp and Einar Overbye (eds.): Pensions: Challenges and Reform, Aldershot: Ashgate, 71-83.

La Elección de un Programa de Pensión: La experiencia de Colombia (Determinants of Pension Choice: The Case of Colombia), 2004. In: Katja Hujo, Manfred Nitsch and Carmelo Mesa-Lago (eds.): Públicos o Privados? Los sistemas de pensiones en América latina después de dos décadas de reformas, Caracas: Nueva Sociedad, 175-203.