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MMag. Dr. Jörg Paetzold
Associate Professor

Room 2.03, Edith-Stein-Haus, Mönchsberg 2a, 5020 Salzburg

Tel.: +43 (0) 662 8044 3706

Support Staff

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Tel.: +43 (0) 662 8044 3702

Research Interests

Applied microeconomics, public economics, (European) labor markets, health economics

Short Bio

Jörg Paetzold is Associate Professor of Economics at the University of Salzburg. Before joining the University of Salzburg as an Associate Professor, he worked as a visiting Post-Doc at the University of California, Berkeley. His research focuses on applied microeconometrics, in particular on issues of taxation, labor markets and health. His current and past teaching includes courses on microeconometrics, public economics, microeconomics, and economics of European Integration.

Selected Publications

Health of Parents, their Children’s Labor Supply, and the Role of Migrant Care Workers, with W. Frimmel, M. Halla, and J. Schmieder,  Journal of Labor Economics (forthcoming).

Paetzold, Jörg, Janine Kimpel, Katie Bates, Michael Hummer, Florian Krammer, Dorothee von Laer, and Hannes Winner. “Impacts of rapid mass vaccination against SARS-CoV2 in an early variant of concern hotspot.” Nature Communications, 2022, 13(612), (2022).

Frimmel, Wolfgang, Martin Halla, and Jörg Paetzold. “The intergenerational causal effect of tax evasion: Evidence from a commuter tax allowance in Austria. ” Journal of the European Economic Association, 2019, 17, 6, 1843-1880.  doi

Juranek, Steffen, Jörg Paetzold, Hannes Winner, and Floris Zoutman. “Labor market effects of COVID-19 in Sweden and its neighbors: Evidence from novel administrative data.” Kyklos, 2021, 74: 512-526.

Paetzold, Jörg and Hannes Winner. “Taking the high road? Compliance with commuter tax allowances and the role of evasion spillovers.” Journal of Public Economics, 2016, 1-14.  doi


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