Professor, chair in economics, esp public economics
Phone: +46 - 18 - 471 11 02
Fax: +46 - 18 - 471 14 78
Sören Blomquist received his PhD from Princeton University in 1976. He became professor at Stockholm University in 1985 and professor at Uppsala University in 1991. He was visiting assistant professor at University of British Columbia in 77/78, visiting associate professor at University of Michigan 84/85 and visiting professor at Princeton University 89/90.
Blomquist has served on the board of the International Institute of Public Finance (IIPF) for a six year period. He was associate editor for Journal of Public Economics 1998-2002 and is one of the co-editors since 2003.
Sören Blomquist's research is mainly in the field of public economics in particular on taxation and the interaction between public expenditures and taxes. He has published articles in journals such as Econometrica, Review of Economic Studies, Journal of Econometrics, American Economic Journal: Economic Policy, International Economic Review and Journal of Public Economics.