Daniel Waldenström
Research Fellow

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Waldenström Daniel Waldenström is professor of economics affiliated to the Paris School of Economics and the Research Institute of Industrial Economics (IFN). He received his Ph.D. in economics from the Stockholm School of Economics in 2003 and thereafter worked as visiting assistant professor at UCLA and Global Fellow at the UCLA International Institute 2003-2004. In 2009 Waldenström gained his second Ph.D., in economic history, at Lund University.

Waldenström's research concerns a broad range of topics related to income and wealth distribution, intergenerational mobility, and taxation. He has published papers on the long-run evolution of top income shares and wealth concentration, and on historical financial development. Among his most recent studies are empirical analyses of intergenerational top income mobility and of life cycle tax progressivity in Sweden.

He joined IZA as a Research Fellow in October 2011.
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IZA Discussion Papers:
No. Author(s)
10762  Olle Hammar
Daniel Waldenström
Global Earnings Inequality, 1970–2015
10667  Enrico Rubolino
Daniel Waldenström
Trends and Gradients in Top Tax Elasticities: Cross-Country Evidence, 1900–2014
10666  Enrico Rubolino
Daniel Waldenström
Tax Progressivity and Top Incomes: Evidence from Tax Reforms
10126  Adrian Adermon
Mikael Lindahl
Daniel Waldenström
Intergenerational Wealth Mobility and the Role of Inheritance: Evidence from Multiple Generations
9902  Jacob Lundberg
Daniel Waldenström
Wealth Inequality in Sweden: What Can We Learn from Capitalized Income Tax Data?
9839  Mikael Elinder
Oscar Erixson
Daniel Waldenström
Inheritance and Wealth Inequality: Evidence from Population Registers
9684  Julia Tanndal
Daniel Waldenström
Does Financial Deregulation Boost Top Incomes? Evidence from the Big Bang
9581  Erik Bengtsson
Daniel Waldenström
Capital Shares and Income inequality: Evidence from the Long Run
9408  Daniel Waldenström
Wealth-Income Ratios in a Small, Late-Industrializing, Welfare-State Economy: Sweden, 1810–2014
8157  Jesper Roine
Daniel Waldenström
Long-Run Trends in the Distribution of Income and Wealth
(published in: A. Atkinson and F. Bourguignon (eds.): Handbook of Income Distribution, 2, 2015, 469-592)
6641  Niklas Bengtsson
Bertil Holmlund
Daniel Waldenström
Lifetime versus Annual Tax Progressivity: Sweden, 1968–2009
3801  Anders Björklund
Jesper Roine
Daniel Waldenström
Intergenerational Top Income Mobility in Sweden: A Combination of Equal Opportunity and Capitalistic Dynasties
(revised version published as 'Intergenerational top income mobility in Sweden: Capitalist dynasties in the land of equal opportunity?' in: Journal of Public Economics, 2012, 96 (5-6), 474-484)