Popular science and Book reviews

1959–1989

In this publication series you will find book reviews and popular scientific articles, including opinion pieces. The majority of the articles are available for download.

Only papers in English are listed on this page. The complete list of book reviews and popular scientific articles can be found on our Swedish page.

 

Björklund, Anders (1989), “The Duration of Unemployment: Theory and Evidence: Comment”. Pp. 227–229 in Bertil Holmlund, Karl-Gustaf Löfgren and Lars Engström (eds.), Trade Unions, Employment, and Unemployment Duration. [Fackföreningsrörelsens Institut för Ekonomisk Forskning.] Oxford: Clarendon Press.

Björklund, Anders (1988), ”Book review [no title]”. The Swedish Economy by Barry P. Bosworth and Alice M. Rivlin (eds.), Journal of Economic Literature, Vol. 26, No. 3, 1188–1189.

Pelikan, Pavel (1988), ”Book review [no title]”. Industrial Policies and Structural Change by Christopher T. Saunders (ed.). Research Policy, Vol, 17, No, 4, 249–250.

Eliasson, Gunnar (1987), “20 Years of Business: The Ups and Downs of the Swedish Economy over the Past 20 Years”. Sweden Now, Vol. 21, No. 5/6, 14–16.

Day, Richard H. (1986), “Comment on Clower and Friedman”. Pp. 130–131 in Richard H. Day and Gunnar Eliasson (eds), The Dynamics of Market Economies. Stockholm and Amsterdam: IUI and North Holland.

Day, Richard H. (1986), “Comment on Benassy”. Pp. 148–149 in Richard H. Day and Gunnar Eliasson (eds.), The Dynamics of Market Economies. Stockholm and Amsterdam: IUI and North Holland.

Granstrand, Ove (1986), “Comment on von Ungern-Sternberg”. Pp. 293–294 in Richard H. Day and Gunnar Eliasson (eds.), The Dynamics of Market Economies. Amsterdam: North-Holland.

Ysander, Bengt-Christer (1986), “Comment on Day”. Pp 171–174 in Richard H. Day and Gunnar Eliasson (eds.), The Dynamics of Market Economies. Amsterdam: North-Holland.

Ysander, Bengt-Christer (1986), “Comment on von Weizsäcker”. Pp. 344–345 in Richard H. Day and Gunnar Eliasson (eds.), The Dynamics of Market Economies. Amsterdam: North-Holland.

Eliasson, Gunnar (1982), ”Book review [no title]”. Trouble in Eden: A Comparison of the British and Swedish Economies by Eli Schwartz. Journal of Economic Literature, Vol. 20, No. 1, 102–105.

Ysander, Bengt-Christer (1982), “The Rigors of Welfare”. [Lecture.] Tokyo: Urban Welfare Research Institute.

Gustafsson, Siv (1979), ”Book review [no title]”. Learning and Earning. Three Essays in the Economics of Education by Mary Jean Bowman, Åsa Sohlman and Bengt-Christer Ysander. Scandinavian Journal of Economics, Vol. 81, No. 1, 128–130.

Eriksson, Göran (1977) Book review [no title]”. A Comparison of the Performance of Swedish and U.K. Companies by C. F. Pratten. Scandinavian Journal of Economics, Vol. 79, No. 3, 393–395.

Carlsson, Bo (1974), ”Book review [no title]”. Business Cycles and Steel Markets. Studies in Demand Variations and Firms’ Short-Term Behaviour in the Swedish Steel Market by Lars Vinell. Swedish Journal of Economics, Vol. 76, No. 2, 261–263.

Klevmarken, Anders (1974), ”Book review [no title]”. En socio-ekonomisk diffusionsmodell för nya konsumentkapitalvaror (A Socio-Economic Diffusion Model for New Consumer Durables) by Alf-Erik Lerviks. Swedish Journal of Economics, Vol. 76, No. 3, 375–379.

Jakobsson, Ulf (1973), ”Book review [no title]”. Svensk finanspolitik i teori och praktik (Swedish Fiscal Policy in Theory and Practice) by Erik Lundberg, Torkel Backelin, Villy Bergström, Gerhard Hultcrantz, Lars Matthiessen, Jan Södersten, Anne Wibble and Rolf Zenker. Swedish Journal of Economics, Vol. 75, No. 2, 210–214.

Ohlsson, Lennart (1972) ”Book review [no title]”. Diagnos på 70-talet: Betalningsproblem, internationellt beroende och ekonomisk politik (Diagnosis of the 1970 ’s: Balance of Payments Problems, International Dependence and Economic Policy) by Gunnar Eliasson. Swedish Journal of Economics, Vol. 74, No. 2, 307–309.

Klevmarken, Anders (1969), ”Book review [no title]”. The Demand for Paper and Paperboard in Western Europe 1950–1962 by Carl Johan Åberg. Swedish Journal of Economics, Vol. 71, No. 3, 216–219.

Paues, Wilhelm (1958/1959), “Warning: There May be a Price Tag on Free Trade”. Industria International, 49–50.

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