Maria Forthun Hoen

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Position Senior Research Fellow
Degree PhD
Contact +47 476 20 350

Social economist with an interest in the labor market and immigration

Maria Forthun Hoen has a Ph.D. in economics from the University of Oslo and the Frisch Centre. Her research is mainly focused on the labor market, with a special interest in effects of immigration and immigrants’ labor market careers. Other fields of interest include adolescents and young workers’ labor market attachments, education, and non-participation in the labor market.

The main article from the doctoral thesis was published as Immigration and the Tower of Babel: Using language barriers to identify individual labor market effects of immigration in the journal Labour Economics.

Tags: Working Life, Welfare, Migration


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Published Jan. 13, 2021 8:49 AM - Last modified Jan. 13, 2021 1:18 PM