Department of Economics

Frederik Bjørn
PhD fellow

Room: POR/16.A-3.36
E-mail: fbc.eco@cbs.dk
Primary research areas

Macroeconomics, Welfare Economics, Public Policy, Income and Wealth Inequality, Inequality in Longevity, Demographic Change, Micro Data, Danish Register Data

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Academic Interests

The bulk of my research concerns various aspects of welfare state policy, including public pension and education. To study such issues, I most often use models with heterogeneous agents and a rich demographic structure to study how different policies affect economic equity, inequality, and overall efficiency. Moreover, I work with register data to study the redistributive properties of the Danish public pension system, taking into account inequality in longevity.

Outside activities

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