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Katarina Nordblom

Senior lecturer

Katarina Nordblom
Senior lecturer
katarina.nordblom@economics.gu.se
+46 31 786 1338

Room number: D-610
Postal Address: Box 640, 40530 Göteborg
Visiting Address: Vasagatan 1 , 41124 Göteborg


Department of Economics (More Information)
Box 640
405 30 Göteborg
www.economics.handels.gu.se
nek@handels.gu.se
Visiting Address: Vasagatan 1 , 411 24 Göteborg

About Katarina Nordblom

My research interests are in public and behavioral economics. I have conducted research on Swedish taxes as well on social preferences. One area in which I have focused lately is tax compliance, where I combine knowledge from the two research fields. In my most recently published paper my coauthors and I study how people behave when filing their tax returns and find strong evidence of loss aversion, where people with taxes due are more likely to take measures to reduce their tax liability than those who expect to get a refund. In ongoing research I study tax morale and how individual as well as social norms evolve over time and how tax policy may affect them. I do both theoretical and empirical research, but all of my research either is concerned with policy relevant issues and/or tries to understand new aspects of individual behavior and decision making. 

On other web sites

Research areas

  • Public economics (especially taxation)
  • Behavioral economics

Teaching areas

  • Microeconomics
  • Public economics

Selected publications

Tax Compliance and Loss Aversion
Engström, Per, Nordblom, Katarina, Ohlsson, Henry, Persson, Annika
American Economic Journal : Economic Policy, 7:4, s. 132-164, 2015

Endogenous norm formation over the life cycle – the case of tax morale
Nordblom, Katarina, Žamac, Jovan
Economic Analysis and Policy, 42:2, s. 153-170, 2012

Social Norms and Gift Behavior
Mitrut, Andreea, Nordblom, Katarina
European Economic Review, 54:8, s. 998-1015, 2010

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2018

Tax Evasion with a Conscience
Martin Dufwenberg, Katarina Nordblom
Gothenburg, University of Gothenburg, Report 2018
Report

Multiple Misbehaving: Loss Averse and Inattentive to Monetary Incentives
Per Engström, Katarina Nordblom, Arnaldur Stefánsson
Gothenburg, University of Gothenburg, Report 2018
Report

2017

Tax Morale and Policy Intervention
Katarina Nordblom
Gothenburg, University of Gothenburg, Report 2017
Report

2016

2015

Tax compliance and loss aversion
Per Engström, Katarina Nordblom, Henry Ohlsson, Annika Persson
American Economic Journal: Economic Policy, Journal article 2015
Journal article

2014

De svenska skatterna
Katarina Nordblom
Marknad och Politik, Lund, Studentlitteratur, Chapter in book 2014
Chapter in book

2013

Dags för enkla skatter!
Lennart Flood, Katarina Nordblom, Daniel Waldenström
Stockholm, SNS förlag, Book 2013
Book

2012

Endogenous Norm Formation Over the Life Cycle - The Case of Tax Morale
Katarina Nordblom, Jovan Zamac
Economic Analysis and Policy, Journal article 2012
Journal article

Nature and nurture: The relation between number of siblings and earnings
Elina Lampi, Katarina Nordblom
Applied Economics Letters, Journal article 2012
Journal article

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