Björn Thor Arnarson
Marie Skłodowska-Curie fellow at the University of Copenhagen
Research focus on International and Labour Economics.
From January 2019, I am Marie Skłodowska-Curie research fellowship focusing on the project "BRIDGE - Labour Market Integration: Consequences of Cross-Border Commuting". This project is financed by the Horizon 2020 plan of the EU.
My paper on intra-firm product complementarity has now been published in the
Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization (JEBO)
"The superstar and the followers: Intra-firm product complementarity in international trade" (single authored)
Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization Volume 177, September 2020, Pages 277-304 (free access link)
"The Paternity Leave Act in Iceland: Implications for Gender Equality in the Labor Market," Applied Economic Letters, volume 17, issue 7, 2010 (with Aparna Mitra)
Linking Services to Manufacturing Exports, with Joakim Gullstrand, (new version, 2020). Revision requested by The Scandinavian Journal of Economics
Bridging Trade Barriers: Evaluating Multi Product Models of Exporting
Working Papers 2015:6, Lund University, Department of Economics
"Exports and Externalities", Doctoral Thesis, November 2016
Opponent: Andreas Moxnes
Other committee members: Rikard Forslid, Kerstin Enflo, Karin Olofsdotter
Lead-designer responsible for implementation of the research backed policy website on export promotion: The Road to Exporting (with Jakob Munch and Georg Schaur).
See the website RoadtoExporting.dk