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Personal profile

Research areas

Growth and Development, Economic History, Political Economy, Applied Econometrics

Curriculum

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Emigration and Immigration Medicine & Life Sciences
Research Medicine & Life Sciences
Joints Medicine & Life Sciences
Immigrants Business & Economics
Polarization Business & Economics
Cultural diversity Business & Economics
Fractionalization Business & Economics
Cultural economics Business & Economics

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Research Output 2009 2018

  • 6 Journal article

Agricultural risk and the spread of religious communities

Ager, P. & Ciccone, A., Aug 2018, In : Journal of the European Economic Association. 16, 4, p. 1021-1068

Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

Rainfall
Idiosyncratic risk
Incentives
Scenarios
Empirical analysis

Fertility and early-life mortality: Evidence from smallpox vaccination in Sweden

Ager, P., Hansen, C. W. & Jensen, P. S., 2018, In : Journal of the European Economic Association. 16, 2, p. 487–521

Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

Immigrants' genes: Genetic diversity and economic development in the United States

Ager, P. & Brueckner, M., 2018, In : Economic Inquiry. 56, 2, p. 1149-1164

Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

Immigrants
Genetic diversity
Economic development
Gene
Income

The boll weevil plague and its effect on the southern agricultural sector, 1889–1929

Ager, P., Brueckner, M. & Herz, B., 2017, In : Explorations in Economic History. 65, p. 94-105

Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

Plague
Cotton
Agricultural sector
Farm
Labor

Cultural diversity and economic growth: Evidence from the US during the age of mass migration

Ager, P. & Brückner, M., 2013, In : European Economic Review. 64, November, p. 76-97

Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

Cultural diversity
Cultural economics
Fractionalization
Immigrants
Economic growth

Activities 2012 2018

AEA Annual Meetings

Philipp Ager (Participant)
2018

Activity: Attending an eventOrganisation or participation in workshops, courses or seminars

Closing Heaven's Door: Evidence from the 1920s US Immigration Quota Acts

Philipp Ager (Speaker)
25 Apr 201826 Apr 2018

Activity: Talks and presentationsConference presentations

Closing Heaven’s Door: Evidence from the 1920s US Immigration Quota Acts

Philipp Ager (Speaker)
25 Apr 201826 Apr 2018

Activity: Talks and presentationsConference presentations

The Kindergarten Movement and the US Demographic Transition

Philipp Ager (Speaker)
4 May 20186 May 2018

Activity: Talks and presentationsConference presentations

Seminar Presentation

Philipp Ager (Speaker)
2018

Activity: Talks and presentationsGuest lectures, external teaching and course activities at other universities

Projects 2015 2021

Institutions of Care: The Role of Early Childhood Investments for Historical

Ager, P.

01/07/201831/12/2021

Project: ResearchResearch, Danish Private Sources

Diversity and Development: Evidence from Immigration Quotas

Ager, P.

01/07/201531/12/2016

Project: ResearchResearch, Danish Public Sources

Press / Media

Begrænsning af indvandring skubbede hvide indfødte ned i lavtlønsjob

Philipp Ager

08/05/2018

1 media contribution

Press/Media: Press / Media

Begrænsning af indvandring skubbede hvide indfødte ned i lavtlønsjob

Philipp Ager

11/04/2018

1 media contribution

Press/Media: Press / Media

Prizes

Danish Council for Independent Research, 2015

Philipp Ager (Recipient), 2015

Prize: Prizes, scholarships, distinctions

Emigration and Immigration
Joints
Research

Danish Council for Independent Research, 2018

Philipp Ager (Recipient), 2018

Prize: Prizes, scholarships, distinctions

Research

Teaching & Supervision

Development Economics

Philipp Ager

01/02/201530/06/2015

Teaching and supervision: Teaching

Development Economics

Philipp Ager

01/02/201430/06/2014

Teaching and supervision: Teaching

Long-Run Determinants of Economic Outcomes

Philipp Ager

01/02/201430/06/2015

Teaching and supervision: Teaching

Macroeconomics

Peter Sandholt Jensen

01/09/201531/01/2018

Teaching and supervision: Teaching

Macroeconomics

Peter Sandholt Jensen

01/09/201731/01/2018

Teaching and supervision: Teaching