Dr Jan Olof William Nilsson

Dr Jan Olof William Nilsson
Academic Rank
Contract Lecturer with a PhD
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Brief CV

Born in Umeň, Sweden (1975). Associate Professor in the Department of Applied Economics at the University of the Balearic Islands (UIB) since 2009. PhD in Economics from the University of Umeň, Sweden (2005).

Teaching experience at the undergraduate and postgraduate level at the University of Umeň and the University of the Balearic Islands. Latest subjects taught are 'Analysis of Economic Data' in the Degree of Economics and Degree of Business and Administration, 'Microeconometrics' in the Degree of Economics and 'Econometrics' in the Masters of Economics of Tourism and Environment of the UIB.

He is specializing in micro econometrics, particularly nonparametric models, and labour economics with studies on inequality of opportunity, mobility and poverty dynamics. He has published in various journals of national and international level as, for example, Review of Income and Wealth, Labour: Review of Labour Economics and Industrial Relations, Statistics and Probability Letters and EstadÝstica Espa˝ola.

He has participated in various nationally competitive research projects, funded by the Ministry of Science and Innovation. He has also participated in teaching innovation projects.

Office Hours

Lecturer Tutorial Times
Start Date End Date Day Start Time End Time Location
01/09/2016 28/07/2017 Friday 11.00 12.00 DB257

Subjects taught. Academic Year 2017-18

Subjects taught
Subject Degree/campus
11631 - Statistical Learning and Decision-Making

Research groups

Group Membership type
Economic analysis and modelling Member
Water resources and global change (GLOWATER) Collaborator