Olof Åslund is Visiting Professor at Uppsala University, Department of Economics. He was formerly Director-General and researcher at IFAU, Institute for Evaluation of Labour Market and Education Policy. Among his research interests are immigration and the labor market, the significance of contexts and networks in the labor market, and the economic and social effects of policy in different areas. His research has been published in several academic journals, and he has also written a large number of popular scientific books, reports, and articles.
Picture: Uppsala University, Mikael Wallerstedt.