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Dr Jan Olof William Nilsson

Dr Jan Olof William Nilsson
Senior lecturer
Applied Economics
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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' , 'Microeconometrics' and 'Statistical learning and decision making' (Master level).

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, Journal of Economic inequality, Labour Economics, Papers in Regional Science, Water Resources Research, International Journal of Hospitality Management and International Journal of Contemporary Hospitality Management.

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.

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Teaching, 5 previous years

Subject Information
11499 - Econometrics of Programme Evaluation
  • Master's Degree in Economics of Tourism: Monitoring and Evaluation2020-21
  • Master's in Economics of Tourism: Monitoring and Evaluation2018-19, 2019-20
11631 - Statistical Learning and Decision-Making
  • Master's Degree in Big Data Analysis in Economics and Business2020-21, 2022-23
  • Master's in Big Data Analysis in Economics and Business2018-19, 2019-20
20531 - Final Degree Project in Tourism
20606 - Economic Data Analysis
20629 - Final Degree Project in Economics


Research groups

Group Membership type
Economic analysis and modelling Member
Theoretical and Applied Econometrics Member
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