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Georg Graetz.

Georg Graetz


Expertise: labour economics, economics of education, technological change


Dr Georg Graetz is an Associate Professor in the Department of Economics at Uppsala University. He is also affiliated with the Uppsala Center for Labor Studies, CESifo, and IZA. He obtained a PhD in Economics in 2014 and a BSc in Econometrics and Mathematical Economics in 2009, both from the London School of Economics.

Current areas of research include:

  • Labour market inequality: The impact of technological change; Career costs of occupational decline; The effects of the Covid-19 pandemic on the adoption of new technologies.
  • Economics of Education: Reconciling evidence of employer learning with human capital and signalling theories of education.