I am an Assistant Professor of Economics at the Norwegian School of Economics. My main fields of interest are labor economics, public economics, and economics of education.

I hold a PhD in Policy Analysis from Cornell University, a MPP in Public Policy from Georgetown University and a BA from Durham University.


I am affiliated with Uppsala Center for Labor Studies, the SNF Center for Applied Research, Statistics Norway, and the FAIR Center for Applied Research


Contact: alexander.willen(at)nhh.no