Lars Persson

Working Papers

 

"The Emergence of a Market for Football Stars: Talent Development and Competitive Balance in European Football" (with Pehr-Johan Norbäck and Martin Olsson). Working Paper No.1126, Research Institute of Industrial Economics, Stockholm 2016

"Private Equity's Unintended Dark Side: On the Economic Consequences of Excessive Delistings" (with Alexander Ljungqvist and Joacim Tåg). Working Paper No. 1115, Research Institute of Industrial Economics, Stockholm 2016.

"Private Equity's Unintended Dark Side: On the Economic Consequences of Excessive Delistings" (with Alexander Ljungqvist and Joacim Tåg). Working Paper No. 21909, NBER working papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc., 2016.

"Private Equity's Unintended Dark Side: On the Economic Consequences of Excessive Delistings" (with Alexander Ljungqvist and Joacim Tåg). CEPR discussion paper No. 11075, C.E.P.R Discussion Papers, 2016

"Why Entrepreneurs Choose Risky R&D Projects – But Still Not Risky Enough" (with Erika Färnstrand Damsgaard, Pehr-Johan Norbäck and Helder Vasconcelos). Working Paper No. 6138, CESifo Working Paper Series, CESifo Group Munich, 2016.

"The Turnaround of Swedish Industry: Reforms, Firm Diversity and Job and Productivity Dynamics" (with Fredrik Heyman and Pehr-Johan Norbäck). Working Paper No. 1079, Research Institute of Industrial Economics, Stockholm 2015

"Cross-Border Acquisitions and Restructuring: Multinational Entreprises versus Private Equity-Firms" (with Pehr-Johan Norbäck and Joacim Tåg). Working Paper No. 1057, Research Institute of Industrial Economics, Stockholm 2015

"Buying to Sell: Private Equity Buyouts and Industrial Restructuring" (with Pehr-Johan Norbäck and Joacim Tåg). Working Paper No. 4338, CESifo Working Paper Series, CESifo Group Munich, 2013

"Creative Destruction and Productive Preemption" (with Pehr-Johan Norbäck and Roger Svensson). Working Paper No. 4075, CESifo Working Paper Series, CESifo Group Munich, 2013

"Acquisitions, Entry, and Innovation in Network Industries" (with Pehr-Johan Norbäck and Joacim Tåg). CEPR Discussion Paper No. 9585, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers, 2013

"The Evolving Domain of Entrepreneurship Research" (with Bo Carlsson, Pontus Braunerhjelm, Maureen McKelvey, Christer Olofsson and Håkan Ylinenpää). Working Paper No. 948, Research Institute of Industrial Economics, Stockholm 2013.

"International Mergers with Financially Constrained Owners" (with Aron Berg and Pehr-Johan Norbäck). Working Paper No. 927, Research Institute of Industrial Economics, Stockholm 2012.

"Why Entrepreneurs Choose Risky R&D Projects – But Still Not Risky Enough" (with Erika Färnstrand Damsgaard, Pehr-Johan Norbäck and Helder Vasconcelos). Working Paper No. 926, Research Institute of Industrial Economics, Stockholm 2012.

"Entrepreneurial Innovations and Taxation" (with Andreas Haufler and Pehr-Johan Norbäck). Working Paper Nr. 896, Research Institute of Industrial Economics, Stockholm 2012.

"Entrepreneurial Commercialization Choices and the Interaction between IPR and Competition Policy" (with Joshua S. Gans). Working Paper No. 895, Research Institute of Industrial Economics, Stockholm 2012

"Entrepreneurial Innovations and Taxation" (with Andreas Haufler and Pehr-Johan Norbäck). CEPR Discussion Paper No. 9157, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers, 2012

"Entrepreneurial Innovations and Taxation" (with Andreas Haufler and Pehr-Johan Norbäck). Working Paper No. 3473, CESifo Working Paper Series, CESifo Group Munich, 2011.

"Acquisitions, Entry, and Innovation in Network Industries" (with Pehr-Johan Norbäck and Joacim Tåg). Working Paper No. 867, Research Institute of Industrial Economics, Stockholm 2011.

"Venture Capital, Patenting, and Usefulness of Innovations" (with Simona Fabrizi, Steffen Lippert and Pehr-Johan Norbäck), CEPR Discussion Paper No. 8392, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers, 2011.

Buying to Sell: A Theory of Buyouts (with Pehr-Johan Norbäck and Joacim Tåg), Working Paper No. 817, Research Institute of Industrial Economics, 2010.

"Entrepreneurial Innovations, Entrepreneurship Policy and Globalization" (with Robin Douhan and Pehr-Johan Norbäck), CEPR Discussion Paper No. 7752, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers, 2010.

"Entrepreneurial Innovations, Entrepreneurship Policy and Globalization" (with Robin Douhan and Pehr-Johan Norbäck), Working Paper No. 807, Research Institute of Industrial Economics, 2009.

Creative Destruction and Productive Preemption (with Pehr-Johan Norbäck and Roger Svensson), Working Paper No. 799, Research Institute of Industrial Economics, 2009.

The Organization of the Innovations Industry: Entrepreneurs, Venture Capitalists and Oligopolists (with Pehr-Johan Norbäck), Working Paper No. 783, Research Institute of Industrial Economics, Stockholm, 2009.

Getting a Better Price: Strategic Behavior before Changes in Ownership of Corporate Assets (with Richard Friberg and Pehr-Johan Norbäck), Working Paper No. 777, Research Institute of Industrial Economics, Stockholm, 2008.

Venture Capitalists, Assymetric Information, and Ownership in the Innovation Process (with Simona Fabrizi, Steffen Lippert and Pehr-Johan Norbäck), Working Paper No. 776, Research Institute of Industrial Economics, Stockholm, 2008.

Should R&D Champions be Protected from Foreign Takeovers? (with Oliver Bertrand, Katariina Nilsson Hakkala and Pehr-Johan Norbäck), Working Paper No. 772, Research Institute of Industrial Economics, Stockholm, 2008. 

Privatization, Investment and Ownership Efficiency (with Richard Friberg and Pehr-Johan Norbäck), Working Paper No. 744, Research Institute of Industrial Economics, Stockholm, 2008. 

Cross-Border Mergers & Acquisitions Policy in Service Markets (with Pehr-Johan Norbäck), Working Paper No. 743, Research Institute of Industrial Economics, Stockholm, 2008. 

 

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The researchers at IFN are united in their belief that economic methods offer a powerful tool for understanding society.

The main research programs are:

  1. economics of entrepreneurship
  2. globalization and corporate restructuring
  3. economics of the service sector
  4. economics of the electricity markets
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Global Award

Research on entrepreneurship

 

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The Global Award for Entrepreneurship Research is the foremost global award for research on entrepreneurship.This Prize is awarded annually with a prize sum of EUR 100,000.

IFN in cooperation with Entreprenörskapsforum and Vinnova are the principals of the award, in cooperation with the donor, Stockholms Köpmansklubb.

Hernando de Soto, President of the Institute for Liberty and Democracy (ILD), in Lima, Peru, is the winner of the Global Award for Entrepreneurship Research 2017. He will receive the award at a ceremony on May 15, 2016, in Stockholm.

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