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Georg Graetz.

Georg Graetz


Expertise: labour economics, economics of education, technological change


Dr Georg Graetz is Associate Professor of Economics at Uppsala University. He obtained a PhD in economics from LSE in 2014. He is affiliated with CESifo, IZA, and IFAU - The Institute for Evaluation of Labour Market and Education Policy.

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; Intergenerational transmission of educational attainment; Gender gaps in test scores.