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Martin Fischer


Martin Fischer defended his dissertation in October 2018 at the Department of Economics and Health Economics, University Duisburg-Essen, Germany. After a Postdoctoral fellow at the Aging Research Center, Karolinska Institute, he joined the Department of Clinical Sciences, Lund University in 2022. Fischer's main research interests include the long-term effects of education on health and labor market outcomes.

Affiliated Researcher

Martin Fischer

Research interests: Economic history, Education, Health economics, Labor economics

Some questions that Martin Fischer tries to answer in his research:

  • Did the transformations of the Swedish school system increase social mobility?
  • Does higher education protect you from dementia?
  • What are the long-term effects of free access to maternity wards?     
Current writings

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