Olle Hammar

PhD student at Department of Economics, PhD students

+4618-471 1590
Visiting address:
Kyrkogårdsgatan 10

Postal address:
Box 513
751 20 UPPSALA

Short presentation

Olle Hammar is a PhD Candidate in Economics at Uppsala University. His main research interests are inequality, culture and migration. He is also affiliated with IFN, UCFS, UCLS, UIL and ASWEDE.

Personal website

Google Scholar

Keywords: labor economics public economics political economics development economics


Uppsala Immigration Lab (UIL)

Research Institute of Industrial Economics (IFN)

Uppsala Center for Fiscal Studies (UCFS)

Uppsala Center for Labor Studies (UCLS)

Association of Swedish Development Economists (ASWEDE)


Visiting Ph.D. Student, University of California, Berkeley, January-February 2020

Visiting Ph.D. Scholar, Columbia University, September-December 2017

Ph.Lic. Economics, Uppsala University

M.Sc. Business and Economics, Lund University

B.Sc. Development Studies, Lund University

B.Sc. Politics and Economics, Lund University


Economics B: Economics of Development (teacher)

Economics: Political Economics (teaching assistant)

Economics A: Principles of Micro- and Macroeconomics (seminars)

Current Research Projects

"The Cultural Assimilation of Individualism and Preferences for Redistribution", Job Market Paper

"Distributional National Accounts in the Welfare State: Sweden, 1930-2016" (with Paula Roth, Daniel Waldenström and Gabriel Zucman)

"How Does Close Contact with Natives Affect Immigrants' Social and Economic Integration? Large-Scale Experimental Evidence from an NGO-Led Program in Sweden" (with Mounir Karadja and Akib Khan)

"The Swedish Income Distribution, 1968-2016" (with Paula Roth and Daniel Waldenström)

"Total Wealth Inequality: The Global Distribution of Human, Physical and Natural Capital" (with Daniel Waldenström)

Please contact the directory administrator for the organization (department or similar) to correct possible errors in the information.

Olle Hammar