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Research on trust is rewarded

2017-10-20


Martin Ljunge, researcher at IFN, has been appointed Associate Professor in Economics at Södertörn University. Ljunge graduated from the University of Chicago in 2006. His research field is primarily social economics. One of the questions he seeks to answer in his research is how trust affects the health and well-being of individuals. His latest study is titled "The ‘Healthy Worker Effect’: Do Healthy People Climb the Occupational Ladder?". Just recently he has been awarded funding from the Riksbankens Jubileumsfond for a project "aimed at deepening our understanding of financial decisionsmade by immigrants in Sweden".

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