Manudeep Bhuller

Associate Professor
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Phone +47-22845973
Mobile phone +47 91599826
Room 1132
Visiting address Moltke Moes vei 31 Eilert Sundts hus blokk B 0851 OSLO
Postal address Postboks 1095 Blindern 0317 OSLO

Academic interests

Labor Economics, Economics of Education, Economics of Crime

Employment record and academic affiliations

  • Tenure-Track Associate Professor in Economics, University of Oslo, 2017-present.
  • Researcher, Research Department, Statistics Norway (SSB), 2012-present.
  • Research Network Fellow, CESifo Research Network, 2017-present.
  • GLO Fellow, Global Labor Organization (GLO), 2017-present.
  • Research Fellow, Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA), 2015-present.
  • Post-Doctoral Scholar, Department of Economics, University of Chicago, 2014-2016.
  • Post-Doctoral Scholar, Department of Economics, University of Bergen, 2016-2016.
  • Research Economist, Research Department, Statistics Norway (SSB), 2009-2012.


Ph.D. in Economics, Department of Economics, University of Oslo, 2010-2014.


ECON4715 - Labour Economics

ECON4624 - Empirical Public Economics

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Curriculum vitae

Tags: Income Employment and Welfare, Economic Policy


Published or Forthcoming Articles:

  • Intergenerational Effects of Incarceration (with Gordon B. Dahl, Katrine V. Løken & Magne Mogstad), AEA Papers and Proceedings, forthcoming, May 2018.
    [WP January 2018]
  • Life Cycle Earnings, Education Premiums, and Internal Rates of Return (with Magne Mogstad & Kjell G. Salvanes), Journal of Labor Economics,  35(4), 993-1030, October 2017.
    [Published version] [WP June 2014]
  • Time Aggregation and State Dependence in Welfare Receipt (with Christian N. Brinch & Sebastian Königs), Economic Journal, 127(604), 1833-1873, September 2017.
    [Published version] [WP March 2016]
  • Broadband Internet: An Information Superhighway to Sex Crime? (with Tarjei Havnes, Edwin Leuven & Magne Mogstad), Review of Economic Studies, 80(4), 1237-1266, October 2013.
    [Published version] [WP June 2012]
  • The Distributional Impact of Public Services when Needs Differ (with Rolf Aaberge, Audun Langørgen & Magne Mogstad), Journal of Public Economics, 94(9-10), 549-562, October 2010.
    [Published version] [WP May 2010]

Working Papers or Work in Progress:

  • Incarceration, Recidivism, and Employment (with Gordon B. Dahl, Katrine V. Løken & Magne Mogstad), NBER WP No. 22648, Revise & Resubmit, Journal of Political Economy.
    [WP September 2016]
  • How the Internet Changed the Market for Print Media (with Tarjei Havnes, Jeremy McCauley & Magne Mogstad).
  • Spillover Effects of Incarceration (with Gordon B. Dahl, Katrine V. Løken & Magne Mogstad).
  • Signaling and Employer Learning with Instruments (with Gaurab Aryal & Fabian Lange).
  • Internet and Matching in the Labor Market (with Andreas R. Kostøl & Trond C. Vigtel).
  • Worker Skill Composition and Technology Adoption in Firms (with Ingvil Gaarder).
  • Decomposing Labor Supply: Preferences, Skills, and Opportunities.

Published Articles in Norwegian (Refereed):

  • Fattig i fjor - fattig i år? Tilstandsavhengighet i innvandrerfattigdom (with Erik E. Brandsås), Søkelys på arbeidslivet, 31:3, 209-228, October 2014.
    [Published version]
  • Økonomisk fattigdom blant innvandrere (with Rolf Aaberge), Søkelys på arbeidslivet, 27:4, 263-290, October 2010.
    [Published version]

Published Policy Reports in Norwegian:

  • Sysselsetting i Norge: begrensninger og muligheter (with Katrine V. Løken), Rapport avgitt til NHO i anledning NHOs årskonferanse 2018, 1-35, November 2017.
    [Published version]
  • Virkninger av jobbskattefradrag på innvandreres arbeidstilbud (with Ola Vestad & Rolf Aaberge), Statistisk sentralbyrås Rapporter, 2016:38, 1-54, December 2016.
    [Published version] [Sammendrag] [Summary]
  • Fattigdomsdynamikk blant innvandrere. En empirisk analyse for perioden 1993-2011 (with Erik E. Brandsås), Statistisk sentralbyrås Rapporter, 2013:40, 1-59, September 2013.
    [Published version] [Sammendrag] [Summary]
  • Arbeidstilbud blant innvandrere. Effektivitets- og fordelingsvirkninger av skattereformer (with Rolf Aaberge), Statistisk sentralbyrås Rapporter, 2012:30, 1-52, November 2012.
    [Published version] [Sammendrag] [Summary]
  • Vedvarende økonomisk fattigdom blant innvandrere. En empirisk analyse for perioden 1993-2007 (with Rolf Aaberge), Statistisk sentralbyrås Rapporter, 2010:32, 1-69, June 2010.
    [Published version] [Sammendrag]

Other Policy Publications in Norwegian (Non-refereed):

  • Utviklingen av arbeidstilbudet i Norge (with Rolf Aaberge), Økonomiske analyser, 2012:5, 24-32, October 2012.
    [Published version]
  • Innvandrere blir værende i fattigdom (with Rolf Aaberge), Samfunnsspeilet, 2011:1, 28-33, February 2011.
    [Published version]
  • Inndeling av Norge i arbeidsmarkedsregioner, Statistisk sentralbyrås Notater, 2009:24, 1-30, April 2009.
    [Published version] [Excel code 1992-2011]
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