Søren Leth-Petersen

CEBI | Department of Economics | University of Copenhagen


International Refereed Journals



Time Discounting and Wealth Inequality

with Helga Duda-Fehr, Thomas Epper, Ernst Fehr, Claus Thustrup Kreiner, David Dreyer Lassen and Gregers Nytoft Rasmussen

American Economic Review, 110(4): 1177–1205,  https://doi.org/10.1257/aer.20181096

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Housing Wealth Effects and Mortgage Borrowing: How Home Value Shocks Drive Home Equity Extraction and Spending

with Henrik Yde Andersen

Forthcoming in Journal of the European Economic Association

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Financial Trouble Across Generations: Evidence from the Universe of Personal Loans in Denmark

with Claus Thustrup Kreiner and Louise Willerslew-Olsen

The Economic Journal, 130, 233–262, DOI: 10.1093/ej/uez046

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Liquidity Constraint Tightness and Consumer Responses to Fiscal Stimulus Policy

with David Dreyer Lassen and Claus Thustrup Kreiner

American Economic Journal: Economic Policy, 11(1), pp. 351-379

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Pension Savings Responses to Anticipated Tax Changes: Evidence from Monthly Pension Contribution Records

with Claus Thustrup Kreiner and Peer Skov

Economics Letters, 150, 2017, pp. 104-107

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What Happens When Compensation for Whiplash Claims is Made More Generous

with David Cassidy and Gabriel Pons Rotger

Journal of Risk and Insurance, 85(3), 2018, pp. 635-662

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Tax Incentive and Borrowing

with Sule Alan and Anders Munk-Nielsen

Economics Letters, 144, 2016, pp. 162-164

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Does Peacetime Military Service Affect Crime?

with Karsten Albæk,  Daniel Le Maire, and Torben Tranæs

Scandinavian Journal of Economics 119(3), 2017, pp. 512-540

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Tax Reforms and Intertemporal Shifting of Wage Income: Evidence from Danish Monthly Payroll Records

with Claus Thustrup Kreiner and Peer Ebbesen Skov

American Economic Journal: Economic Policy 8(3), 2016,  233-257

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Year-End Tax Planning of Top Management: Evidence from High-Frequency Payroll Data

with Claus Thustrup Kreiner and Peer Ebbesen Skov

American Economic Review, Papers and Proceedings, 104(5), 2014, 154-158

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Active vs. Passive Decissions and Crowd-Out in Retirement Savings: Evidence from Denmark

with Raj Chetty, John N. Friedman, Torben Heien Nielsen and Tore Olsen

Quarterly Journal of Economics, 129(3), 2014, pp. 1141-1219

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Income and the Use of Precription Drugs for Near Retirement Individuals

with Niels Skipper

Health Economics, 23(3), 2014, pp. 314-331

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Estimation of Panel Data Regression Models with Two Sided Censoring or Truncation

with Sule Alan, Bo Honore, Luojia Hu

Journal of Econometric Methods, 3(1), 2014, pp. 1-20

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Do First Time House Buyers Receive Financial Transfers from Their Parents?

with Christophe Kolodziejczyk

Scandinavian Journal of Economics, 115(4), 2013, pp. 1020-1045

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Housing Wealth and Consumption: A Micro Panel Study

with Martin Browning and Mette Gørtz

The Economic Journal, 123, 2013, pp. 401-428

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Intertemporal Consumption and Credit Constraints: Does Total Expenditure Respond to an Exogenous Shock to Credit?

American Economic Review, 100(3), 2010, pp. 1080-1103

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The Effect of Feedback by SMS-Text Messages and Email on Household Electricity Consumption: Experimental Evidence

with Maria Gleerup, Anders Larsen and Mikael Togeby

The Energy Journal, 31(3), 2010

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Long Term Labour Market Performance of Whiplash Claimants

with Gabriel Pons Rotger

Journal of Health Economics, 28(5), 2009, pp. 996-1011

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A Dynamic Random Effects Multinominal Logit Model of Household Car Ownership

with Thomas Bue Bjørner

The Journal of Danish Economic Society (Nationaløkonomisk Tidsskrift), 145, pp. 83-100


Habit Formation and Consumption of Energy for Heating: Evidence from a Panel of Danish Households

The Energy Journal, 28(2), 2007


The Effect of Energy Audits in Danish Industry - Evaluation of a DSM Programme

with Anders Larsen, Vibeke Hansen Kjærbye and Olaf Ripper

The Energy Studies Review, 14(2), 2005, pp. 30-41


Dynamic Models of Car Ownership at the Household Level

with Thomas Bue Bjørner

International Journal of Transport Economics, vol. XXXII, no. 1, February 2005


Imputing Consumption from Income and Wealth Information

with Martin Browning

The Economic Journal, Volume 113, Issue 488, F282-301, June 2003


Household Demand for Distinct Heating and Electricity (In Danish)

The Journal of Danish Economic Society (Nationaløkonomisk Tidsskrift), 141(3), 2003


Micro Econometric Modelling of Household Energy Use: Testing for Dependence Between Demand for Electricity and Natural Gas

The Energy Journal, 23(4), 2002, pp. 57-84


Demand for Space Heating in Apartment Blocks: Measuring Effects of Policy Measures Aiming at Reducing Energy Consumption

with Mikael Togeby

Energy Economics, 23, 2001, pp. 387-403


Danish High School Graduates' Individual Choice of Further Education. A Micro Econometric Model (In Danish with English Summary)

with Mikkel Egede Birkeland

The Journal of Danish Economic Society (Nationaløkonomisk Tidsskrift), 137(3), 1999, pp. 342-359

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Contributions to International Books/Collections


Measuring the Accuracy of Survey Responses using Administrative Register Data: Evidence from Denmark

with David Dreyer Lassen and Claus Thustrup Kreiner

Chapter 10 in "Improving the Measurement of Household Consumption Expenditures", eds. Christopher Carroll, Thomas Crossley, John Sabelhaus (NBER Book Series Studies in Income and Wealth), 2015. Download