Working papers

Measuring Ageing (chapter in preparation for the Routledge Handbook on the Economics of Ageing), 2021. [paper]

Hooked on Weight Control: An Economic Theory of Anorexia Nervosa, and its Impact on Health and Longevity, cege Discussion Paper 429, 2021. [paper]

Health and Aging before and after Retirement (with Ana Abeliansky), cesifo Discussion Paper 9370, 2021. [paper]

Fair Pension Policies with Occupation-Specific Aging (with Volker Grossmann and Johannes Schuenemann), CESifo Working Paper No. 9180, 2021. [paper]

Optimal Demand for Medical and Long-Term Care (with Johannes Schuenemann and Timo Trimborn), Aarhus University Working Paper 2021-07, 2021. [paper]

Renewable Resource Use with Imperfect Self-Control (with Katharina Werner), cege Discussion Paper 408, 2020. [paper]

Anticipation of Deteriorating Health and Information Avoidance (with Johannes Schuenemann and Timo Trimborn), Aarhus University, Economics Working Papers 2020-14 2020. [paper]

Testing Unified Growth Theory: Technological Progress and the Child Quantity–Quality Trade-off (with Jakob Madsen), cege Discussion Paper 393, 2020. [paper]

Physiological Aging around the World and Economic Growth (with Carl-Johan Dalgaard and Casper Worm Hansen), CAGE Working Paper 375, 2018. [paper]

The Great Divergence: A Network Approach (with Ines Lindner), CESifo WP No. 5638, 2015. This paper morphed into Innovation and Inequality in a Small World (see publications). Here is the original version. [paper]

Elite Education, Mass Education, and the Transition To Modern Growth, (with Katharina Werner), CESifo WP No. 5619, 2015. [paper]

The Economics of Health Demand and Human Aging: Health Capital vs. Health Deficits (with Carl-Johan Dalgaard), University of Goettingen, Discussion Paper, 2015. [paper]

Staying on the Dole, (with Jean-Robert Tyran and Paolo Vanini), Discussion Paper 377, 2007. [paper]

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