Accepted articles

Articles accepted for publication in refereed journals and edited volumes 2017

A listing of articles accepted for publication in scientific journals or collective volumes. In many cases, it takes one to two years of review before an article is published. Following publication, all items are listed as Published Articles in English.

Norbäck, Pehr-Johan, Lars Persson and Joacim Tåg, "Does the Debt Tax Shield Distort Ownership Efficiency?". International Review of Economics & Finance. Accepted September 2017

Bengtsson, Erik and Daniel Waldenström, "Capital Shares and Income Inequality: Evidence from the Long Run". Journal of Economic History. Accepted September 2017

Andersson, Martin and Trudy-Ann Stone, "Global Sourcing and Technical Efficiency: A Firm-Level Analysis of the ICT Industry in Sweden". Journal of Business Economics and Management. Accepted August 2017

Koster, Sierdjan and Martin Andersson, "When is Your Experience Valuable? Occupation-Industry Transitions and Self-Employment Success". Journal of Evolutionary Economics. Accepted August 2017

Davidson, Carl, Fredrik Heyman, Steven Matusz, Fredrik Sjöholm and Susan Chun Zhu, "Global Engagement and the Occupational Structure of Firms". European Economic Review. Accepted August 2017

Xiao, Jing, Ron Boschma and Martin Andersson, "Resilience in the European Union: The Effect of the 2008 Crisis on the Ability of Regions in Europe to Develop New Industrial Specializations". Industrial and Corporate Change. Accepted July 2017

Andersson, Ola and Tommy Andersson, "Timing and Presentation Effects in Sequential Auctions". Journal of Mechanism and Institution Design. Accepted July 2017

Cesarini, David, Erik Lindqvist, Matthew J. Notowidigdo and Robert Östling, "The Effect of Wealth on Individual and Household Labor Supply: Evidence from Swedish Lotteries". American Economic Review. Accepted July 2017

Bjørnskov, Christian and Jacob Lihn, "Economic Freedom and Veto Players Jointly Affect Entrepreneurship". Journal of Entrepreneurship and Public Policy. Accepted July 2017

Bjørnskov, Christian, "Hayek-Friedman in the Press: Is There an Association between Economic Freedom and Press Freedom?". Journal of Institutional Economics. Accepted July 2017

Åstebro, Thomas and Joacim Tåg, "Gross, Net, and New Job Creation by Entrepreneurs". Journal of Business Venturing Insights. Accepted June 2017

Johannesson, Louise and Petros C. Mavroidis, "The WTO Dispute Settlement System 1995-2016". Journal of World Trade . Accepted June 2017

Cohen-Cole, Ethan, Xiaodong Liu and Yves Zenou, "Multivariate Choice and Identification of Social Interactions". Journal of Applied Econometrics. Accepted June 2017

Heyman, Fredrik, Pehr-Johan Norbäck and Rickard Hammarberg, "Foreign Direct Investment, Source Country Heterogeneity and Management Practices". Economica. Accepted May 2017

Edquist, Harald and Magnus Henrekson, "Swedish Lessons: How Important are ICT and R&D to Economic Growth?". Structural Change and Economic Dynamics. Accepted May 2017

Bergh, Andreas, Günther Fink and Richard Öhrvall, "More Politicians, More Corruption: Evidence from Swedish Municipalities". Public Choice. Accepted May 2017

Öner, Özge, Johan Klaesson and Esteban Ochoa Lopez, "Who Works Longer—and Why? Regional and Individual Characteristics in the Timing of Retirement". Tijdschrift voor Economische en Sociale Geografie. Accepted May 2017

Elert, Niklas and Magnus Henrekson, "Entrepreneurship and Institutions: A Bidirectional Relationship". Foundations and Trends in Entrepreneurship. Accepted May 2017

Tanndal, Julia and Daniel Waldenström, "Does Financial Deregulation Boost Top Incomes? Evidence from the Big Bang". Economica. Accepted May 2017

Berggren, Niclas, Christian Bjørnskov and Therese Nilsson, "Do Equal Rights for a Minority Affect General Life Satisfaction?". Journal of Happiness Studies. Accepted April 2017

Dequiedt, Vianney and Yves Zenou, "Local and Consistent Centrality Measures in Parameterized Networks". Mathematical Social Sciences. Accepted April 2017

Backman, Mikaela, Johan Klaesson and Özge Öner, "Innovation in the Hospitality Industry – Firm or Location?". Tourism Economics. Accepted April 2017

Henrekson, Magnus, "Taxation of Swedish Firm Owners: The Great Reversal from the 1970s to the 2010s". Nordic Tax Journal. Accepted April 2017

Adermon, Adrian, Mikael Lindahl and Daniel Waldenström, "Intergenerational Wealth Mobility and the Role of Inheritance: Evidence from Multiple Generations". Economic Journal. Accepted March 2017

Heufer, Jan and Per Hjertstrand, "Homothetic Efficiency: Theory and Applications". Journal of Business & Economic Statistics. Accepted March 2017

Heller Sahlgren, Gabriel, "Retirement Blues". Journal of Health Economics. Accepted March 2017

Svensson, Roger, "The Search for Seignorage: Periodic Re-Coinage in Medieval Sweden". Scandinavian Economic History Review. Accepted March 2017

Färnstrand Damsgaard, Erika, Per Hjertstrand, Pehr-Johan Norbäck, Lars Persson and Helder Vasconcelos, "Why Entrepreneurs Choose Risky R&D Projects ‒ But Still Not Risky Enough". Economic Journal. Accepted February 2017

Berg, Aron, Pehr-Johan Norbäck and Lars Persson, "Cross-Border Mergers & Acquisitions with Financially Constrained Owners". Review of World Economics. Accepted February 2017

Baziki, Selva B., Pehr-Johan Norbäck, Lars Persson and Joacim Tåg, "Cross-Border Acquisitions and Restructuring: Multinational Enterprises versus Private Equity-Firms". European Economic Review. Accepted February 2017

Elert, Niklas and Magnus Henrekson, "Status Quo Institutions and the Benefits of Institutional Deviations". International Review of Entrepreneurship. Accepted February 2017

Berggren, Niclas and Christian Bjørnskov, "The Market-Promoting and Market-Preserving Role of Social Trust in Reforms of Policies and Institutions". Southern Economic Journal. Accepted January 2017

Lindbeck, Assar and Mats Persson, "Norms, Incentives and Information in Income Insurance". Journal of Political Economy. Accepted January 2017

Waldenström, Daniel, "Wealth-Income Ratios in a Small, Developing Economy". Journal of Economic History. Accepted January 2017

Lundberg, Jacob and Daniel Waldenström, "Wealth Inequality in Sweden: What Can We Learn from Capitalized Income Tax Data?". Review of Income and Wealth. Accepted January 2017

Machado, Carla, Edison Pinheiro de Lima, Jannis Angelis, Rosana Mattiado and Sergio da Costa, "Developing a Maturity Framework for Sustainable Operations Management". International Journal of Production Economics. Accepted January 2017

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.


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