Ingvild Almås

Stockholm University - Institute for International Economic Studies (IIES)

Stockholm, SE-10691

Sweden

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Cutthroat Capitalism Versus Cuddly Socialism: Are Americans More Meritocratic and Efficiency-Seeking than Scandinavians?

NHH Dept. of Economics Discussion Paper No. 18/2016
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 02 Dec 2016
Stockholm University - Institute for International Economic Studies (IIES), Norwegian School of Economics (NHH) - Department of Economics and Norwegian School of Economics (NHH) - Department of Economics
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Cutthroat Capitalism versus Cuddly Socialism: Are Americans More Meritocratic and Efficiency-Seeking than Scandinavians?

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 6278
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 07 Feb 2017
Stockholm University - Institute for International Economic Studies (IIES), Norwegian School of Economics (NHH) - Department of Economics and Norwegian School of Economics (NHH) - Department of Economics
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Cutthroat Capitalism Versus Cuddly Socialism: Are Americans More Meritocratic and Efficiency-Seeking than Scandinavians?

NHH Dept. of Economics Discussion Paper No. 4/2019
Number of pages: 90 Posted: 28 Feb 2019
Ingvild Almås, Alexander Cappelen and Bertil Tungodden
Stockholm University - Institute for International Economic Studies (IIES), Norwegian School of Economics (NHH) and Norwegian School of Economics (NHH) - Department of Economics
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International Income Inequality: Measuring PPP Bias by Estimating Engel Curves for Food

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 3247
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 20 Nov 2010
Ingvild Almås
Stockholm University - Institute for International Economic Studies (IIES)
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International Income Inequality: Measuring PPP Bias by Estimating Engel Curves for Food

NHH Dept. of Economics Discussion Paper No. 17/2007
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 06 Feb 2010
Ingvild Almås
Stockholm University - Institute for International Economic Studies (IIES)
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Willingness to Compete: Family Matters

NHH Dept. of Economics Discussion Paper No. 03/2014
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 11 Feb 2014
Stockholm University - Institute for International Economic Studies (IIES), Norwegian School of Economics (NHH) - Department of Economics, Norwegian School of Economics (NHH) - Department of Economics, Norwegian School of Economics (NHH) - Department of Economics and Norwegian School of Economics (NHH) - Department of Economics
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The Cost of Living in China: Implications for Inequality and Poverty

NHH Dept. of Economics Discussion Paper No. 21/2012
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 23 Jan 2013
Ingvild Almås and Åshild Johnsen
Stockholm University - Institute for International Economic Studies (IIES) and University of Stavanger
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Willingness to Compete in a Gender Equal Society

NHH Dept. of Economics Discussion Paper No. 24/2012
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 23 Jan 2013
Stockholm University - Institute for International Economic Studies (IIES), Norwegian School of Economics (NHH) - Department of Economics, Norwegian School of Economics (NHH) - Department of Economics, Norwegian School of Economics (NHH) - Department of Economics and Norwegian School of Economics (NHH) - Department of Economics
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Saving and Bequest in China: An Analysis of Intergenerational Exchange

NHH Dept. of Economics Discussion Paper No. 10/2016
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 31 May 2016
Ingvild Almås, Eleonora Freddi and Oystein Thogersen
Stockholm University - Institute for International Economic Studies (IIES), Stockholm School of Economics and Norwegian School of Economics (NHH) - Department of Economics
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Bequest, intergenerational exchange, housing wealth, Chinese saving

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Global Income Inequality and Cost-of-Living Adjustment: The Geary-Allen World Accounts

NHH Dept. of Economics Discussion Paper No. 20/2012
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 02 Nov 2012
Ingvild Almås and Erik Sorensen
Stockholm University - Institute for International Economic Studies (IIES) and Norwegian School of Economics (NHH) - Department of Economics
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A Behaviour-Based Approach to the Estimation of Poverty in India

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 4122
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 22 Feb 2013
Ingvild Almås, Anders Kjelsrud and Rohini Somanathan
Stockholm University - Institute for International Economic Studies (IIES), University of Oslo and University of Delhi - Department of Economics
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Baby Booming Inequality? Demographic Change and Inequality in Norway, 1967-2004

NHH Dept. of Economics Discussion Paper No. 6/2010
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 04 Mar 2010
Ingvild Almås, Tarjei Havnes and Magne Mogstad
Stockholm University - Institute for International Economic Studies (IIES), University of Oslo - Department of Economics and Statistics Norway
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Inequality trend, age structure, age earnings profile, Gini coefficient

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Measuring Unfair (in) Equality

NHH Dept. of Economics Discussion Paper No. 32/2007
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 11 Feb 2010
Stockholm University - Institute for International Economic Studies (IIES), Norwegian School of Economics (NHH) - Department of Economics, University of Oslo - Department of Economics, Norwegian School of Economics (NHH) - Department of Economics and Norwegian School of Economics (NHH) - Department of Economics
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Income inequality, Fairness

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Older or Wealthier? The Impact of Age Adjustments on the Wealth Inequality Ranking of Countries

SOEPpaper No. 181
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 14 May 2009
Ingvild Almås and Magne Mogstad
Stockholm University - Institute for International Economic Studies (IIES) and Statistics Norway
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Wealth inequality, Life cycle, Age adjustments, Gini coeffcient

Baby Booming Inequality? Demographic Change and Earnings Inequality in Norway, 1967-2000

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 3200
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 14 Oct 2010
Ingvild Almås, Tarjei Havnes and Magne Mogstad
Stockholm University - Institute for International Economic Studies (IIES), University of Oslo - Department of Economics and Statistics Norway
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inequality trend, age structure, age-earnings profile, Gini coefficient

Baby Booming Inequality? Demographic Change and Earnings Inequality in Norway, 1967-2000

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP8393
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 19 May 2011
Ingvild Almås, Tarjei Havnes and Magne Mogstad
Stockholm University - Institute for International Economic Studies (IIES), University of Oslo - Department of Economics and Statistics Norway
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age structure, age-earnings profile, Gini coefficient, inequality trend

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Lost in Translation: What Do Engel Curves Tell Us About the Cost of Living?

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 6886
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 09 Apr 2018
Stockholm University - Institute for International Economic Studies (IIES), University of British Columbia (UBC) - Faculty of Agricultural Sciences and University of Essex
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Engel curves, current price index, cost of living

Pro-poor Price Trends and Inequality - The Case of India

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 5740
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 10 Mar 2016
Ingvild Almås and Anders Kjelsrud
Stockholm University - Institute for International Economic Studies (IIES) and University of Oslo
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inequality, cost-of-living, measurement

Pro-Poor Price Trends and Inequality -- The Case of India

NHH Dept. of Economics Discussion Paper No. 01/2016
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 01 Mar 2016
Ingvild Almås and Anders Kjelsrud
Stockholm University - Institute for International Economic Studies (IIES) and University of Oslo
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Fairness and Family Background

NHH Dept. of Economics Discussion Paper No. 25/2015
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 22 Oct 2015
Stockholm University - Institute for International Economic Studies (IIES), Norwegian School of Economics (NHH) - Department of Economics, Norwegian School of Economics (NHH) - Department of Economics, Norwegian School of Economics (NHH) - Department of Economics and Norwegian School of Economics (NHH) - Department of Economics
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Family background; socioeconomic status; lab experiment; fairness.

Measuring and Changing Control: Women's Empowerment and Targeted Transfers

IZA Discussion Paper No. 9779
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 07 Mar 2016
Stockholm University - Institute for International Economic Studies (IIES), University of Navarra, University College London - Department of Economics and University College London - Department of Economics
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gender, empowerment, cash transfers, intra-household

Measuring and Changing Control: Women's Empowerment and Targeted Transfers

NBER Working Paper No. w21717
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 16 Nov 2015
Stockholm University - Institute for International Economic Studies (IIES), University of Navarra, University College London - Department of Economics and University College London - Department of Economics
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Measuring and Changing Control: Women's Empowerment and Targeted Transfers

The Economic Journal, Vol. 128, Issue 612, pp. F609-F639, 2018
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 06 Jul 2018
Stockholm University - Institute for International Economic Studies (IIES), University of Navarra, University College London - Department of Economics and Georgetown University
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Measuring and Changing Control: Women's Empowerment and Targeted Transfers

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP10973
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 09 Dec 2015
Stockholm University - Institute for International Economic Studies (IIES), University of Navarra, University College London - Department of Economics and University College London - Department of Economics
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cash transfers, empowerment, gender, intra-household

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The Income Elasticity for Nutrition: Evidence from Unconditional Cash Transfers in Kenya

NBER Working Paper No. w25711
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 03 Apr 2019
Ingvild Almås, Johannes Haushofer and Jeremy Shapiro
Stockholm University - Institute for International Economic Studies (IIES), Princeton University - Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs and Busara Center for Behavioral Economics
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Destructive Behavior, Judgment, and Economic Decision-Making Under Thermal Stress

NBER Working Paper No. w25785
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 02 May 2019
Stockholm University - Institute for International Economic Studies (IIES), University of California, Berkeley - College of Natural Resources, Department of Agricultural & Resource Economics, Stockholm University - Institute for International Economic Studies (IIES), University of California, Berkeley - Energy and Resources Group, University of Oxford - Department of Economics, University of California, Berkeley, Osaka University, University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics and University of California, Berkeley - Department of Agricultural & Resource Economics
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Destructive Behavior, Judgment, and Economic Decision-Making Under Thermal Stress

NBER Working Paper No. w25785
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 30 Apr 2019
Stockholm University - Institute for International Economic Studies (IIES), University of California, Berkeley - College of Natural Resources, Department of Agricultural & Resource Economics, Stockholm University - Institute for International Economic Studies (IIES), University of California, Berkeley - Energy and Resources Group, University of Oxford - Department of Economics, University of California, Berkeley, Osaka University, University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics and University of California, Berkeley - Department of Agricultural & Resource Economics
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Older or Wealthier? The Impact of Age Adjustment on Wealth Inequality

The Scandinavian Journal of Economics, Vol. 114, Issue 1, pp. 24-54, 2012
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 28 Feb 2012
Ingvild Almås and Magne Mogstad
Stockholm University - Institute for International Economic Studies (IIES) and Statistics Norway
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Wealth inequality, life cycle, age adjustments, Gini coefficient

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The Economics of Hypergamy

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP13606
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 27 Mar 2019
Stockholm University - Institute for International Economic Studies (IIES), University of Oslo - Ragnar Frisch Centre for Economic Research, BI Norwegian Business School and Ragnar Frisch Centre for Economic Research
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gender identity, Household specialization, Labor Supply, Marriage

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A Behavior‐Based Approach to the Estimation of Poverty in India

The Scandinavian Journal of Economics, Vol. 121, Issue 1, pp. 182-224, 2019
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 28 Jan 2019
Ingvild Almås, Anders Kjelsrud and Rohini Somanathan
Stockholm University - Institute for International Economic Studies (IIES), University of Oslo and University of Delhi - Department of Economics
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Cost of living, Engel curves, measurement