About Jan Stuhler

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BIO

Jan Stuhler is an Assistant Professor at the Department of Economics at the Universidad Carlos III de Madrid, and is further affiliated with the Swedish Institute for Social Research in Stockholm, IZA and HCEO. He completed his PhD at University College London in 2014 and previously attended the University of Bonn and, as a visiting student, UC Berkeley.

His main fields are Applied Economics and Labor Economics, with a focus on two topic areas: migration and intergenerational mobility. In the first line of research he analyses the effect of migration on labor markets and workers, as well as the subsequent adjustment process. In a second line of research he studies intergenerational mobility, with a focus on its measurement, the interpretation of mobility trends in a dynamic setting, and the degree of socio-economic mobility across multiple generations. 

Papers

The Transmission of Inequality Across Multiple Generations: Testing Recent Theories with Evidence from Germany

Biases in Standard Measures of Intergenerational Income Dependence

Labor Supply Shocks, Native Wages, and the Adjustment of Local Employment