1. Newly updated! The Anatomy of the Extensive Margin Labor Supply Response  (with Håkan Selin and Ylva Moberg) [wp version] [updated version]
  2. Anti-discrimination Legislation and the Efficiency-Enhancing Role of Mandatory Parental Leave (with Tomer Blumkin and Luca Micheletto) [wp version] [updated version]
  3. Political Preferences for Redistribution in Sweden (with Jacob Lundberg) [pdf]
  4. New! Child Care Subsidies, Quality, and Optimal Income Taxation (with Sören Blomquist and Luca Micheletto) [pdf]
  5. Public Pensions in a Multi-Period Mirrleesian Income Tax Model (with Sören Blomquist and Luca Micheletto) [pdf]


  1. Optimal Commodity Taxation with Varying Quality of Goods, Research in Economics (special issue in Public Finance) 70(1), p. 89-100 (2016) (with Sören Blomquist and Luca Micheletto) [pdf]
  2. 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]
  3. Using the Discrete Model to Derive Optimal Income Tax Rates,  FinanzArchiv 71(1) 71, p. 106-117(12) (2015) [pdf][final draft]
  4. 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]
  5. ”Evaluer les limites à la redistribution : approches partielles ou approche globale?“
    (with Laurent Simula)  Economie et Statistique n°467-468 – april 2014 [pdf]
  6. 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]
  7. 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)
  8. Gender-Based and Couple-Based Taxation, International Tax and Public Finance Volume 20, Issue 4 (2013), p. 653-686 [pdf]


  1. ”Finns det en anhopning av skattebetalare vid brytpunkten för statlig inkomstskatt?”
    (with Håkan Selin) Ekonomisk Debatt (Journal of the Swedish Economic Association), Vol 40, Nr. 1/2012. [pdf]
  2. ”Vad är Optimal Beskattning?” (with Thomas Aronsson and Sören Blomquist)
    Framtider, Nr. 3/2010, Institute for Future Studies
  3. ”Makten över Skatten – optimal beskattning med ett globalt perspektiv” Sysselsättning och Tillväxt i Europa, Global Utmaning [pdf]
  4. ”Välfärdsekonomi ur svenskt perspektiv” Ekonomisk Debatt (Journal of the Swedish Economic Association), Vol 42, Nr 4/2014 (Book Review)