Thomas Jansson

Thomas Jansson


Avdelningen för penningpolitik
Sveriges Riksbank
SE-103 37 Stockholm, Sweden

Telefon + 46 8 787 04 69

Household finance, real estate finance, behavioral finance

Short bio

Thomas Jansson joined the research division in September 2009 after obtaining his PhD in finance from the Stockholm School of Economics. During 2007 Thomas visited U.C. Berkeley. His current research concerns household portfolio choice with focus on the interaction between labor income risk and investments in housing and financial assets.


Thomas Jansson's CV


Ph.D., Finance, Stockholm School of Economics, 2009
M.Sc., Finance, Stockholm School of Economics, 2003


“Do the Rich Gamble in the Stock Market? Low Risk Anomalies and Wealthy Households” (2023) with Turan Bali, Doruk Gunaydin, and Yigitcan Karabulut, accepted for Publication in the Journal of Financial Economics

“Do Robots Increase Wealth Dispersion?” (2023) with Francisco Gomes and Yigitcan Karabulut, forthcoming, Review of Financial Studies

“Households’ Investments in Socially Responsible Mutual Funds” (2023) with Charlotte Christiansen, Malene Kallestrup-Lamb, and Vicke Norén, Quarterly Review of Economics and Finance, Vol. 87, 2023, p. 46-67.

“Five Facts about the Distributional Income Effects of Monetary Policy Shocks” (2022) with Niklas Amberg, Mathias Klein, and Anna Rogantini Picco, American Economic Review: Insights, Vol 4, pages 289-304.

"Financial Literacy Externalities" (2018) with Michael Haliassos and Yigitcan Karabulut, Review of Financial Studies, Vol 33, pages 950-989.

"Housing Choices and Labor Income Risk" (2017), Journal of Urban Economics, Vol 99, May, pages 107-119

"Incompatible European Partners? Cultural Predispositions and Household Financial Behavior", (2017) with Michael Haliassos and Yigitcan Karabulut, Management Science, Vol 63:11, pages 3780-3808.

"Hedging Labor Income Risk" (2012) with Sebastien Betermier, Christine Parlour, and Johan Walden, Journal of Financial Economics, Vol. 105:3, pages 622-639.