1. Updated July 2019 Optimal Income Taxation without Single-Crossing (with Sören Blomquist and Luca Micheletto) [pdf] Revised and Resubmitted Social Choice and Welfare
  2. Updated April 2019 Child Care Subsidies, Quality, and Optimal Income Taxation (with Sören Blomquist and Luca Micheletto) [pdf] Revised and Resubmitted American Economic Journal: Economic Policy
  3. Updated April 2019 Salience of Inherited Wealth and the Support for Inheritance Taxation [pdf] (with Daniel Waldenström) Media: Washington Post
  4. New March 2019 Ethnicity and Tax Filing Behavior (with Thomas Giebe and Chizheng Miao) [pdf]
  5. Updated Sept. 2018 How Should Capital be Taxed? [pdf] (with Daniel Waldenström)


  1. The Anatomy of the Extensive Margin Labor Supply Response (with Håkan Selin and Ylva Moberg) [pdf] Scandinavian Journal of Economics (forthcoming)
  2. Nonlinear and Piece-Wise Linear Income Taxation and the Subsidization of Work-Related Goods (with Sören Blomquist and Luca Micheletto) [pdf]  International Tax and Public Finance 26(4), p. 806-834 (2019) [Open Access]
  3. The Welfare-Enhancing Role of Parental Leave Mandates (with Tomer Blumkin and Luca Micheletto) [pdf] Journal of Law, Economics and Organization 35(1) p. 77-126 (2019) [Open Access]
  4. Political Preferences for Redistribution in Sweden  Journal of Economic Inequality 15(4), p. 345-367 (2017) (with Jacob Lundberg) [pdf][Open Access]
  5. Optimal Commodity Taxation with Varying Quality of Goods, Research in Economics 70(1), p. 89-100 (2016) (with Sören Blomquist and Luca Micheletto) [pdf]
  6. Optimal Wage Redistribution in the Presence of Adverse Selection in the Labor Market, Journal of Public Economics Volume 131, p. 41-57 (2015) (with Tomer Blumkin and Luca Micheletto) [pdf]
  7. Using the Discrete Model to Derive Optimal Income Tax Rates,  FinanzArchiv 71(1) 71, p. 106-117(12) (2015) [pdf][final draft]
  8. How Should Commodities be Taxed? A Counterargument to the Recommendation in the Mirrlees Review, Oxford Economic Papers, 67 (2): 455-478 (2015) (with Sören Blomquist and Jukka Pirttilä) [pdf]
  9. Evaluer les limites à la redistribution : approches partielles ou approche globale? Economie et Statistique n°467-468 (2014) (with Laurent Simula) [pdf]
  10. Bunching and Non-Bunching at Kink Points of the Swedish Tax Schedule, Journal of Public Economics 109, p. 36–49 (2014) (with Håkan Selin) [pdf]
  11. The Welfare Gains of Age Related Optimal Income Taxation, International Economic Review Volume 54, Issue 4, p. 1219–1249 (2013) [pdf] (with Sören Blomquist and Luca Micheletto)
  12. Gender-Based and Couple-Based Taxation, International Tax and Public Finance Volume 20, Issue 4 (2013), p. 653-686 [pdf]


  1. Public Pensions in a Multi-Period Mirrleesian Income Tax Model (with Sören Blomquist and Luca Micheletto) in The Taxation of Pensions, eds. Robert Holzmann and John Piggott, The MIT Press 2018 [link]