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Niklas Jakobsson, PhD Biography

Research Fellow at Norwegian Social Research (NOVA)
None Found to the question "Should Prostitution Be Legal?"

No position found as of Aug. 20, 2013

Involvement and Affiliations:
  • Research Fellow, Norwegian Social Research (NOVA), 2010-present
  • Lecturer, Karlstad University (Sweden), 2010-present
  • Project Leader, “Knowledge, Information, and Retirement: Survey Experiments on How Information Influences Retirement Plans,” funded by the Research Council of Norway, 2012-2013
  • Project Leader, “Equal Opportunities and Long Time Care: The Mediating Role of the Welfare State,” funded by the Research Council of Norway, 2011-2013
  • Visiting PhD candidate, Norwegian Social Research (NOVA), financed by the Nordic Centre of Excellence in Welfare Research (REASSESS), 2008-2009
  • Recipient, Best Teacher Award, University of Gothenburg School of Business, Economics and Law Student Union (Sweden), 2007
  • Recipient, Ernst Wigforss’ stipendiet (scholarship), 2007
  • Board member, “We Are the World” seminar series, University of Gothenburg Department of Economics (Sweden), 2006-07
  • Vice president, Graduate Student Association, University of Gothenburg Department of Economics (Sweden), 2005-06
  • Board member, PhD student council, University of Gothenburg (Sweden), 2005-06
  • Political Secretary, Municipality of Karlstad (Sweden), 2003
  • PhD, Economics, University of Gothenburg (Sweden), 2010
  • PhL (Licentiate), Economics, University of Gothenburg (Sweden), 2007
  • BS, Economics, University of Gothenburg (Sweden), 2005
  • Born July 8, 1981
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  1. Does Legal Prostitution Lead to Human Trafficking and Slavery?