Niklas Wykman has a M.Sc. in economics from Örebro University and has also studied economics and mathematics at Stockholm University. Since 2013 he is a Ph.D. student in economics at Örebro University and since 2014 he is a member of the Swedish Parliament. Niklas Wykman was previously a special advisor on tax issues to the former Minister for Finance, Anders Borg.
Some of the questions Niklas tries to answer in his research:
- How have the economic conditions for entrepreneurship developed over time?
- How to measure the effective tax rates in complex tax systems?
- How does the tax system impact the development and composition of industrial activity?