Tarjei Havnes

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Available hours On leave autumn 2016
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Visiting address Dept. of Economics Eilert Sundts Hus 12th floor Moltke Moes vei 31 0851 OSLO
Postal address Dept. of Economics Box 1095 Blindern 0317 Oslo Norway

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Affiliations

University of Oslo, Dept. of Economics, Associate professor, Aug 2012–present

Statistics Norway, Senior research fellow, Oct 2009–present

Center for Equality, Social Organization and Performance (ESOP), Research fellow, Jan 2007–present

IZA, Research fellow, 2011–present

CESIfo, Research fellow, 2012-present

University of Oslo, Dept. of Economics, Postdoctoral fellow, Nov 2009–July 2012

University of Oslo, Dept. of Economics, Research Fellow and ph.d.-student, Aug 2005–Oct 2009

Research interests

public economics, applied econometrics, labor economics, family economics, inequality

Teaching

2015: ECON4624 Empirical Public Economics
2015: ECON5105 Advanced Microeconometrics
2012-2014: ECON4136 Applied statistical analysis for the social sciences / ECON5100 Microeconometrics
2011-2015: Introduction to Stata (in ECON4135), Intermediate Stata (in ECON4136)
2013: ECON1910 Poverty and distribution in developing countries
2011: ECON4135 Applied statistics and econometrics
2010: ECON4915 Development economics

Longer international stays

2007-2008: New York University
2004-2005: University of Toulouse

Research grants

  • Norwegian Research Council, project 236947: Child care during early childhood: Effects on child development, parental labor supply and fertility (Statistics Norway)
  • Norwegian Research Council, project 212305: Early Childhood Education and Care: A Quantitative Research Program (Statistics Norway)
  • Norwegian Research Council, project 194339: Evaluating the Design and Performance of the Welfare State (Statistics Norway)
  • Norwegian Research Council, project 194347: Early Intervention and Social Mobility: Improving the Opportunities of Disadvantaged Children (University of Stavanger/Statistics Norway)
  • EU-FP7 244725: Growth And Sustainability Policies for Europe (CEPR)
Tags: Income Employment and Welfare, Economic Policy, Economics

Publications

Publications

  1. Is universal child care leveling the playing field? (with Magne Mogstad). Journal of Public Economics, 127, 100-114, 2015. Print - Feb 2014
  2. Broadband internet: An information superhighway to sex crime? (with Manudeep Bhuller, Edwin Leuven and Magne Mogstad). Review of Economic Studies, 80(4), 1237-1266, 2013.Print - Pre-print
  3. Adjusting for age effects in cross-sectional distributions (with Ingvild Almås and Magne Mogstad). Stata Journal, 12(1), pp. 393-405, 2012Print - Pre-print 
  4. "No child left behind: Subsidized child care and children's long-run outcomes" (with Magne Mogstad). American Economic Journal: Economic Policy, 3(2), pp. 97-129, 2011. Print - Pre-print
  5. "Money for nothing? Universal child care and maternal employment" (with Magne Mogstad).Journal of Public Economics95(11-12), pp. 1455-14652011. Print - Pre-print
  6. "Baby Booming Inequality? Demographic change and earnings inequality in Norway, 1967-2000" (with Ingvild Almås and Magne Mogstad). Journal of Economic Inequality9(4), pp.629-650, 2011. Print (open)

Working papers

  1. Child Care Before Age Two and the Development of Language and Numeracy: Evidence from a Lottery (with Nina Drange). IZA Discussion Papers, no. 8904.
  2. Equalization of opportunity: Definitions, implementable conditions and application to early-childhood policy evaluation, (with Francesco Andreoli and Arnaud Lefranc). Aug 2015
  3. A theory for ranking distribution functions (with Rolf Aaberge and Magne Mogstad). Aug 2014
  4. Kindergarten for all: Long-run effects of a universal intervention (with Nina Drange and Astrid M. Sandsør). Resubmitted to Economics of Education ReviewSep 2015
  5. Sibling rivalry over parental care. Intra-household conflict and child investment. April 2010

Other publications

  1. Comment on Ruhm and Waldfogel: “Long-Term Effects of Early Childhood Care and Education”. Nordic Economic Policy Review: Economics of Education, no. 4, 2012. Pre-print
  2. Child Care and Child Development: An Economist's View (with Magne Mogstad). In: Norwegian Ministry of Education and Research (2011). Nordic Early Childhood Education and Care – Effects and ChallengesPrint (open) - Full proceedings

Norwegian

  1. Barnehage for de minste og tidlige lese- og regneferdigheter (with Nina Drange). Forthcoming in Søkelys på arbeidslivet.
  2. Mange temaer, mange spor (with Magne Mogstad and Kjell Salvanes). Forthcoming inSamfunnsøkonomen
  3. Strukturelle modeller og store spørsmål: Svar til Thoresen (with Magne Mogstad and Kjell Salvanes). Samfunnsøkonomen nr 9, 2014. 
  4. Skattelister, økonomifagets hovedspor og andre store spørsmål (with Magne Mogstad and Kjell Salvanes). Samfunnsøkonomen nr 6, 2014.
  5. Sosial mobilitet og offentlige investeringer i barn og ungdom. Søkelys på arbeidslivet, 27(1-2), pp. 135-146, 2010.
  6. Eldre eller rikere? En aldersjustering av tidstrenden i inntektsulikhet (with Magne Mogstad).Økonomiske analyser, 2, 2010.
  7. Er barnehage bra for barna (with Magne Mogstad)? Økonomiske analyser, 4, 42-48, 2009.
  8. På kino uten kontroll. Kommentar til Christer Thrane (with Fredrik Willumsen). Tidsskrift for samfunnsforskning, 48(3), 409-420, 2007.
  • Drange, Nina Eirin & Havnes, Tarjei (2015). Barnehage for de minste og tidlige lese- og regneferdigheter. Søkelys på arbeidslivet.  ISSN 1504-8004.  32(4), s 283- 297
  • Drange, Nina Eirin; Havnes, Tarjei & Sandsør, Astrid M. Jorde (2015). Kindergarten for all: Long run effects of a universal intervention. Memorandum from Department of Economics, University of Oslo.  ISSN 0809-8786.  (16)
  • Havnes, Tarjei & Mogstad, Magne (2014). Is universal child care leveling the playing field?. Journal of Public Economics.  ISSN 0047-2727. . doi: doi:10.1016/j.jpubeco.2014.04.007
  • Bhuller, Manudeep Singh; Havnes, Tarjei; Leuven, Edwin & Mogstad, Magne (2013). Broadband Internet: An Information Superhighway to Sex Crime?. The Review of Economic Studies.  ISSN 0034-6527.  80(4), s 1237- 1266 . doi: 10.1093/restud/rdt013
  • Almås, Ingvild; Havnes, Tarjei & Mogstad, Magne (2012). Adjusting for age effects in cross-sectional distributions. Stata Journal.  ISSN 1536-867X.  12(3), s 393- 405
  • Almås, Ingvild; Havnes, Tarjei & Mogstad, Magne (2011). Baby booming inequality? Demographic change and earnings inequality in Norway, 1967-2000. Journal of Economic Inequality.  ISSN 1569-1721.  9(4), s 629- 650 . doi: 10.1007/s10888-011-9168-1
  • Havnes, Tarjei (2011). Comment on Ruhm and Waldfogel: “Long-Term Effects of Early Childhood Care and Education”. Nordic Economic Policy Review.  ISSN 1904-4526.
  • Havnes, Tarjei & Mogstad, Magne (2011). Child Care and Child Development: An Economist's View, In Utdanning/Forskning Kunnskapsdepartementet (ed.),  Nordic Early Childhood Education and Care – Effects and Challenges Research – Practice – Policy making.  Norwegian Ministry of Education and Research.  4.  s 24 - 29
  • Havnes, Tarjei & Mogstad, Magne (2011). Money for nothing? Universal child care and maternal employment. Journal of Public Economics.  ISSN 0047-2727.  95(11-12), s 1455- 1465 . doi: 10.1016/j.jpubeco.2011.05.016
  • Havnes, Tarjei & Mogstad, Magne (2011). No Child Left Behind: Subsidized Child Care and Children's Long-Run Outcomes. American Economic Journal: Economic Policy.  ISSN 1945-7731.  3(2), s 97- 129 . doi: 10.1257/pol.3.2.97
  • Havnes, Tarjei (2010). Sosial mobilitet og offentlige investeringer i barn og ungdom. Søkelys på arbeidslivet.  ISSN 1504-8004.  27(1-2), s 135- 146

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  • Drange, Nina Eirin & Havnes, Tarjei (2015). Child Care Before Age Two and the Development of Language and Numeracy: Evidence from a Lottery.
  • Havnes, Tarjei (2015). Back to work? Parental labor supply effects of universal child care for toddlers.
  • Havnes, Tarjei (2015). Barnehagen som universelt velferdsgode.
  • Havnes, Tarjei (2015). Child care before age two and the development of language and numeracy: Evidence from a lottery.
  • Havnes, Tarjei (2015). Early and Bright? Child care for toddlers and early cognitive skills.
  • Havnes, Tarjei (2015). How the Internet Changed the Market for Printed Newspapers.
  • Havnes, Tarjei (2015). The Impact of Family Income on Children's Long-Run Outcomes: Evidence from a Family-Friendly Tax Reform.
  • Havnes, Tarjei (2015). The impact of universal child care on society, children and their parents.
  • Havnes, Tarjei; Mogstad, Magne & Salvanes, Kjell Gunnar (2015). Avsporing om økonomifagets hovedspor :. Samfunnsøkonomen.  ISSN 1890-5250.  129(4), s 26- 27
  • Andreoli, Francesco; Havnes, Tarjei & Lefranc, Arnaud (2014). Equalization of opportunity: Definitions, implementable conditions and application to early-childhood policy evaluation .
  • Havnes, Tarjei (2014). Barnehage for de minste og tidlig læring: Et naturlig eksperiment fra Oslo.
  • Havnes, Tarjei (2014). Barnehage for de minste og tidlig læring: Et naturlig eksperiment fra Oslo.
  • Havnes, Tarjei (2014). Child care in Norway. The good, the bad, and the counterfactual.
  • Havnes, Tarjei (2014). Early and Bright? Child care for toddlers and early cognitive skills.
  • Havnes, Tarjei (2014). Early and Bright? Child care for toddlers and early cognitive skills.
  • Havnes, Tarjei (2014). Early and Bright? Child care for toddlers and early cognitive skills.
  • Havnes, Tarjei (2014). Early and Bright? Child care for toddlers and early cognitive skills.
  • Havnes, Tarjei (2014). Equalization of opportunity: Definitions, implementable conditions and application to early-childhood policy evaluation.
  • Havnes, Tarjei (2014). Equalization of opportunity: Definitions, implementable conditions and application to early-childhood policy evaluation.
  • Havnes, Tarjei (2014). How the Internet Changed the Market for Print Media.
  • Havnes, Tarjei (2014). How the Internet Changed the Market for Print Media.
  • Havnes, Tarjei (2014). How the Internet Changed the Market for Print Media.
  • Havnes, Tarjei (2014). Is internet killing print media?.
  • Havnes, Tarjei (2014). Mer skole eller bedre læring?. VG : Verdens gang.  ISSN 0805-5203.
  • Havnes, Tarjei (2014). Oslo Fiscal Studies Workshop.
  • Havnes, Tarjei; Mogstad, Magne & Salvanes, Kjell Gunnar (2014). Skattelister, økonomifagets hovedspor og andre store spørsmål :. Samfunnsøkonomen.  ISSN 1890-5250.  128(6), s 24
  • Havnes, Tarjei; Mogstad, Magne & Salvanes, Kjell Gunnar (2014). Strukturelle modeller og store spørsmål : svar til Thoresen. Samfunnsøkonomen.  ISSN 1890-5250.  128(9), s 34- 35
  • Mogstad, Magne & Havnes, Tarjei (2014). Arv og miljø i trygdebruk. Aftenposten (morgenutg. : trykt utg.).  ISSN 0804-3116.
  • Mogstad, Magne & Havnes, Tarjei (2014). Har barnehager fått kvinner i arbeid?. Aftenposten (morgenutg. : trykt utg.).  ISSN 0804-3116.
  • Mogstad, Magne & Havnes, Tarjei (2014). Norge bruker 40 milliarder i året på barnehageplasser.. Aftenposten (morgenutg. : trykt utg.).  ISSN 0804-3116.
  • Mogstad, Magne & Havnes, Tarjei (2014). PISA bør forbedre testene sine. Aftenposten (morgenutg. : trykt utg.).  ISSN 0804-3116.
  • Mogstad, Magne & Havnes, Tarjei (2014). Piketty bidrar til forvirring om hva som skaper økonomisk ulikhet. Aftenposten (morgenutg. : trykt utg.).  ISSN 0804-3116.
  • Mogstad, Magne & Havnes, Tarjei (2014). Pikettys teorier om ulikhet. Aftenposten (morgenutg. : trykt utg.).  ISSN 0804-3116.
  • Mogstad, Magne & Havnes, Tarjei (2014). Svakt fra OECD. Aftenposten (morgenutg. : trykt utg.).  ISSN 0804-3116.
  • Mogstad, Magne & Havnes, Tarjei (2014). Så galt kan det gå. Aftenposten (morgenutg. : trykt utg.).  ISSN 0804-3116.
  • Aaberge, Rolf; Havnes, Tarjei & Mogstad, Magne (2013). A theory for ranking distribution functions.
  • Havnes, Tarjei (2013). A theory for ranking distribution functions.
  • Havnes, Tarjei (2013). Early and bright? Child care for toddlers and early cognitive skills.
  • Havnes, Tarjei (2013). Early and bright? Child care for toddlers and early cognitive skills.
  • Havnes, Tarjei (2013). Early and bright? Child care for toddlers and early cognitive skills.
  • Bhuller, Manudeep Singh; Havnes, Tarjei; Leuven, Edwin & Mogstad, Magne (2012). Broadband Internet: An Information Superhighway to Sex Crime?.
  • Drange, Nina Eirin; Havnes, Tarjei & Sandsør, Astrid M. Jorde (2012). Kindergarten for All: Long-run Effects of a Universal Intervention.
  • Havnes, Tarjei (2012). Broadband Internet: An Information Superhighway to Sex Crime?.
  • Havnes, Tarjei (2012). Child Care and Child Development: An Economist’s view.
  • Havnes, Tarjei (2012). Is Universal Child Care Leveling the Playing Field?.
  • Havnes, Tarjei (2012). Is Universal Child Care Leveling the Playing Field?.
  • Havnes, Tarjei (2012). Is Universal Child Care Leveling the Playing Field?.
  • Havnes, Tarjei (2012). Is universal child care leveling the playing field?.
  • Havnes, Tarjei (2012). Kartlegging er vår plikt . Dagsavisen.  ISSN 1503-2892.
  • Havnes, Tarjei (2012). Kindergarten for All: Long-run Effects of a Universal Intervention.
  • Havnes, Tarjei (2012). Kindergarten for All: Long-run Effects of a Universal Intervention.
  • Havnes, Tarjei (2012). Kindergarten for all: Long-run effects of a universal intervention.
  • Havnes, Tarjei (2012). Unambiguous Comparison of Intersecting Distribution Functions.
  • Havnes, Tarjei (2012). Unambiguous Comparisons of Intersecting Distribution Functions.
  • Havnes, Tarjei & Drange, Nina Eirin (2012). God kartlegging hjelper barna. Klassekampen.  ISSN 0805-3839.
  • Bhuller, Manudeep Singh; Havnes, Tarjei; Leuven, Edwin & Mogstad, Magne (2011). Broadband Internet: An Information Superhighway to Sex Crime?.
  • Havnes, Tarjei (2011). A general framework for comparing distribution functions with application to policy evaluation.
  • Havnes, Tarjei (2011). Barnehageillusjonen. Dagens næringsliv.  ISSN 0803-9372.  s 3- 3
  • Havnes, Tarjei (2011). Broadband Internet: An information superhighway to sex crime?.
  • Havnes, Tarjei (2011). Broadband Internet: An information superhighway to sex crime?.
  • Havnes, Tarjei (2011). Broadband internet: An information superhighway to sex crime?.
  • Havnes, Tarjei (2011). Child care in Norway . International Herald Tribune.  ISSN 0294-8052.
  • Havnes, Tarjei (2011). Comment on Ruhm and Waldfogel: “Long-Term Effects of Early Childhood Care and Education”.
  • Havnes, Tarjei (2011). Comparing intersecting distribution functions. A general framework with application to policy evaluation.
  • Havnes, Tarjei (2011). En aldersbølge av ulikhet. Dagens næringsliv.  ISSN 0803-9372.
  • Havnes, Tarjei (2011). Internet use, pornography and sex crimes.
  • Havnes, Tarjei (2011). Is Universal Child Care Leveling the Playing Field? Evidence from Non-linear Difference-in-Differences.
  • Havnes, Tarjei (2011). Is universal child care leveling the playing field? Evidence from non-linear difference-in-differences.
  • Havnes, Tarjei (2011). Is universal child care leveling the playing field? Evidence from non-linear difference-in-differences.
  • Havnes, Tarjei (2011). Kindergarten for all: Long-run effects of a universal intervention.
  • Havnes, Tarjei (2011). Likhet på lekeplassen. Dagens næringsliv.  ISSN 0803-9372.
  • Havnes, Tarjei (2011). Money for nothing? Universal child care and maternal employment.
  • Havnes, Tarjei (2011). Money for nothing? Universal child care and maternal employment.
  • Havnes, Tarjei (2011). Preschool for all: Long-run effects on children of a universal intervention.
  • Havnes, Tarjei (2011). Robust social evaluation.
  • Havnes, Tarjei (2011). Robust social evaluation.
  • Havnes, Tarjei (2011). Tell til ti i morgen. Dagens næringsliv.  ISSN 0803-9372.  s 3- 3
  • Havnes, Tarjei & Mogstad, Magne (2011). Tid for hjernevask om barnehager. Dagens næringsliv.  ISSN 0803-9372.
  • Almås, Ingvild; Havnes, Tarjei & Mogstad, Magne (2010). Baby Booming Inequality? Demographic Change and Earnings Inequality in Norway, 1967-2000.
  • Almås, Ingvild; Havnes, Tarjei & Mogstad, Magne (2010). Baby Booming Inequality? Demographic Change and Inequality in Norway, 1967-2004.
  • Almås, Ingvild; Havnes, Tarjei & Mogstad, Magne (2010). Baby booming inequality? Demographic change and inequality in Norway, 1967-2004.
  • Havnes, Tarjei (2010). Baby Booming Inequality? Demographic Change and Inequality in Norway, 1967--2004.
  • Havnes, Tarjei (2010). Internet use, pornography and sex crimes.
  • Havnes, Tarjei (2010). Is Universal Child Care Leveling the Playing Field? Evidence from non-linear difference-in-differences.
  • Havnes, Tarjei (2010). Is Universal Child Care Leveling the Playing Field? Evidence from non-linear difference-in-differences.
  • Havnes, Tarjei (2010). Is child care good for children? Long-run evidence from Norway.
  • Havnes, Tarjei (2010). Is universal child care leveling the playing field? Evidence from non-linear difference-in-differences.
  • Havnes, Tarjei (2010). Likere muligheter gjennom barnehagen?.
  • Havnes, Tarjei (2010). Sibling Rivalry over Parental Care. Intra-Household Conflict and Child Investment.

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