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Dr Jan Olof William Nilsson
Contract Lecturer with a PhD

Dr Jan Olof William Nilsson

Curriculum

Brief CV

Born in Umeå, 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 Umeå, Sweden (2005).

Teaching experience at the undergraduate and postgraduate level at the University of Umeå 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 Estadística Española.

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.

Teaching

Office Hours

Lecturer Tutorial Times
Start Date End Date Day Start Time End Time Location
01/09/2017 27/07/2018 Friday 12.30 13.30 DB257

Subjects taught. Academic Year 2016-17

Subjects taught
Subject Degree/campus
11633 - Econometrics for Big Data
11631 - Statistical Learning and Decision-Making

Research

Research groups

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