Accepted articles

Articles accepted for publication in refereed journals and edited volumes 2011

Färnstrand Damsgaard, Erika, "Exhaustible Resources, Technology Choice and Industrialization of Developing Countries", Resource and Energy Economics. Accepted December 2011.

Norbäck, Pehr-Johan and Lars Persson, "Entrepreneurial Innovations, Competition and Competition Policy", European Economic Review. Accepted December 2011. 

Lipsey, Robert E. and Fredrik Sjöholm, "South-South FDI and Development in East Asia", Asian Development Review. Accepted December 2011.

Bertrand, Olivier, Katariina Nilsson Hakkala, Pehr-Johan Norbäck and Lars Persson, "Should Countries Block Foreign Takeovers of R&D Champions and Promote Greenfield Entry?", Canadian Journal of Economics. Accepted December 2011. 

Heyman, Fredrik, Helena Svaleryd and Jonas Vlachos, "Competition, Takeovers, and Gender Discrimination”, Industrial and Labor Relations Review. Accepted December 2011.

Economides, Nicholas and Joacim Tåg, "Net Neutrality on the Internet: A Two-sided Market Analysis", Information Economics and Policy. Accepted December 2011.

Oxelheim, Lars, Trond Randøy and Arthur Stonehill, "What Can International Finance Add to International Strategy?", in Alain Verbeke and Hemant Merchant, eds., Handbook of Research on International Strategic Management, Cheltenham, UK: Edgar Elgar. Accepted November 2011.

Bigoni, Maria, Sven-Olof Fridolfsson, Chloé Le Coq and Giancarlo Spagnolo, "Fines, Leniency and Rewards in Antitrust", Rand Journal of Economics. Accepted November 2011.

Horn, Henrik, Louise Johannesson and Petros C. Mavroidis, "The WTO Dispute Settlement System 1995–2010: Some Descriptive Statistics", Journal of World Trade. Accepted October 2011.

Ornstein, Petra and Johanna Rickne, "When Does Intimate Partner Violence Continue after Separation?", Violence Against Women. Accepted October 2011.

Rickne, Johanna, "Gender and Work Compensation in China's Industrial Sector", Review of Income and Wealth. Accepted October 2011.

Mörk, Eva, Anna Sjögren and Helena Svaleryd, "Childcare Costs and the Demand for Children – Evidence from a Nationwide Reform", Journal of Population Economics. Accepted October 2011.

Gernandt, Otto, Thomas Palm and Daniel Waldenström, "Liquidity Premia during the Industrial Break-through: Evidence from the Stockholm Stock Exchange, 1901–1919", European Review of Economic History. Accepted October 2011.

Di Vaio, Gianfranco, Daniel Waldenström and Jacob Weisdorf, "Citation Success: Evidence from Economic History Journal Publications", Explorations in Economic History. Accepted October 2011.

Andersson, Ola and Erik Wengström, "Credible Communication and Cooperation: Experimental Evidence from Multi-stage Games", Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization. Accepted October 2011.

Oxelheim, Lars and Clas Wihlborg, "Corporate Distress and Restructuring with Macroeconomic Fluctuations: The Cases of GM and Ford", Journal of Applied Finance. Accepted August 2011. 

Liang, Che-Yuan, "Nonparametric Structural Estimation of Labor Supply in the Presence of Censoring", Journal of Public Economics. Accepted August 2011.

Berggren, Niclas, Andreas Bergh and Christian Bjørnskov, "The Growth Effects of Institutional Instability", Journal of Institutional Economics. Accepted August 2011.

Roine, Jesper and Daniel Waldenström, "On the Role of Capital Gains in Swedish Income Inequality", Review of Income and Wealth. Accepted August 2011.

Henrekson, Magnus and Ulf Jakobsson, "The Swedish Corporate Control Model: Convergence, Persistence or Decline?", Corporate Governance: An International Review. Accepted August 2011.

Lindqvist, Erik and Robert Östling, "Identity and Redistribution", Public Choice. Accepted August 2011.

Svensson, Roger, "Publicly-Funded R&D Programs and Survival of Patents", Applied Economics. Accepted August 2011.  

Heckman, James, Rodrigo Pinto and Tino Sanandaji, "Policy and Methodological Lessons from the Perry Preschool Program". Economic Journal. Accepted July 2011.

Hess, Wolfgang and Maria Persson, "The Duration of Trade Revisited. Continuous-Time vs. Discrete-Time Hazards", Empirical Economics. Accepted July 2011.

Liang, Che-Yuan, "Is There an Incumbency Advantage or Cost of Ruling in Proportional Election Systems", Public Choice. Accepted June 2011.

Song, Yan and Yves Zenou, "Urban Villages and Housing Values in China", Regional Science and Urban Economics. Accepted June 2011.

Berggren, Niclas, "Time for Behavioral Political Economy? An Analysis of Articles in Behavioral Economics", Review of Austrian Economics. Accepted June 2011.

Norbäck, Pehr-Johan and Lars Persson, "Privatization, Investment and Ownership Efficiency", Oxford Economic Papers. Accepted June 2011.

Folke, Olle, Shigeo Hirano and James M. Snyder Jr, "Patronage and Elections in the U.S. States", American Political Science Review. Accepted May 2011.

Ganslandt, Mattias, Lars Persson and Helder Vasconcelos, "Endogenous Mergers and Collusion in Assymetric Market Structures", Economica. Accepted May 2011.

Forssbaeck, Jens and Lars Oxelheim, "Corporate Financial Determinants of Foreign Direct Investment", Quarterly Review of Economics and Finance. Accepted May 2011.

Bisin, Alberto, Eleonora Patacchini, Thierry Verdier and Yves Zenou, "Errata Corrige: Are Muslim Immigrants Different in Terms of Cultural Integration?", Journal of the European Economic Association. Accepted May 2011.

Economides, Nicholas and Joacim Tåg, "Net Neutrality and Net Management Regulation: Quality of Service, Price Discrimination, and Exclusive Contracts", in Ian Brown, ed., Research Handbook on Governance of the Internet, Cheltenham, UK: Edward Elgar. Accepted May 2011.

Bourdet, Yves and Maria Persson, "Completing the EU Customs Union. The Effects of Trade Procedure Harmonization", JCMS: Journal of Common Market Studies. Accepted May 2011.

Persson, Maria, "Trade Facilitation and the Extensive Margin", Journal of International Trade and Economic Development. Accepted May 2011.

Bergh, Andreas and Magnus Henrekson, "Government Size and Growth: A Survey and Interpretation of the Evidence", Journal of Economc Surveys. Accepted April 2011.

Delmar, Frédéric, Karin Hellerstedt and Karl Wennberg, "Endogenous Growth through Knowledge Spillovers in Entrepreneurship: An Empirical Test", Strategic Entrepreneurship Journal. Accepted April 2011.

Bisin, Alberto, Eleonora Patacchini, Thierry Verdier and Yves Zenou, "Formation and Persistence of Oppositional Identities", European Economic Review. Accepted April 2011.

Hess, Wolfgang and Maria Persson, "Exploring the Duration of EU Imports", Review of World Economics. Accepted April 2011.

Lindqvist, Erik, "Height and Leadership", Review of Economics and Statistics. Accepted March 2011.

Sanandaji, Tino and Björn Wallace, "Fiscal Illusion and Fiscal Obfuscation: An Empirical Study of Tax Perception in Sweden", Independent Review. Accepted March 2011.

Elinder, Mikael, "Correcting Mistakes: Cognitive Dissonance and Political Attitudes in Sweden and the United States", Public Choice. Accepted March 2011.

Svensson, Roger, "Commercialization, Renewal and Quality of Patents", Economics of Innovation and New Technology. Accepted February 2011. 

Durevall, Dick and Magnus Henrekson, "The Futile Quest for a Grand Explanation of Long-Run Government Expenditure", Journal of Public Economics. Accepted February 2011.

An Agenda for Europe

Institutional Reform for Innovation and Entrepreneurship

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The authors of this book, Niklas Elert, Magnus Henrekson and Mikael Stenkula, advise the economies of the European Union to become more entrepreneurial in promoting innovation and economic growth. The authors propose a reform strategy with respect to several aspects to achieve this goal.


Seminars organized by IFN


To present ongoing research informal brown-bag seminars are held on Mondays at 11:30 am. This is an opportunity for IFN researchers to test ideas and results.

Academically oriented seminars are most of the time held on Wednesdays at 10 am. At these events researchers from IFN and other institutions present their research.

In addition, IFN organizes seminars open to the public. Topics for these are derived from the IFN research.

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