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College of Business

Linda Thunstrom

Assistant Professor

Ph.D. in Economics, August 2008, Umeå University, Sweden

B.S. and M.S. in Public Administration and Economics, January 2000, Umeå University, Sweden

Curriculum Vitae

Research Interests: Public Economics, Health Economics, Behavioral Economics

Teaching: Public Economics, Microeconomics, Macroeconomics.

Selected Publications:

Thunström, L., Nordström, J., Shogren, J. F., Ehmke, M., and van 't Veld, K. (2016) Strategic self-ignorance, Journal of Risk and Uncertainty, 1-20, doi: 10.1007/s11166-016-9236-9 

Thunström, L., Nordström, J., Shogren, J. F. (2016) Healthy meals on the menu: A Swedish field experiment on labelling and restaurant sales, African Journal of Agricultural and Resource Economics, 11(1), 63-68.

Shogren, J. F. and Thunström, L. (2016) “Do We Need a New Behavioral Benchmark for BCA?”, Journal of Benefit Cost Analysis, 1–15.

Thunström, L., Nordström, J. and Shogren, J.F. (2015) Certainty and Overconfidence in Future Preferences for Food, Journal of Economic Psychology, 51, 101-113.

Thunström, L. and Nordström, J. (2015) Determinants of food demand and the experienced taste effect of healthy labels: an experiment on potato chips and bread, Journal of Behavioral and Experimental Economics, 56, 13–20.

Nordström, J. and Thunström, L. (2015) The impact of price reductions on individuals’ choice of healthy meals away from home, Appetite, 89: 103-111.

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