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Henrik Jordahl


Henrik Jordahl is Professor of Economics at Örebro University. He is affiliated with IFN where he previously directed the research program The Economics of the Service Sector. Henrik Jordahl is also affiliated with UCFS at Uppsala University and with the international research networks CESifo and IZA.

Affiliated Researcher

Henrik Jordahl

Örebro University
+46 (0)70 938 3858
Research interests: Education, Elderly care, Health care, Management, Political behavior, Privatization, Public economics, Publicly funded services, Welfare state

Among the questions that Henrik Jordahl tries to answer with his research:

  • Why are publicly funded services sometimes contracted out to private providers and sometimes produced in-house by public sector employees?
  • How does the choice between public and private production affect the costs and the quality of publicly funded services?
  • How should we measure the quality of education?
Current writings

Published at IFN
Journal Articles
Book Chapters
Working Papers
Articles in Swedish
Popular Science
Other Publications
Policy Papers (discontinued)
IFN Newsletter