Published articles in English

1990–1999

 
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1999

Braconier, Henrik and Steinar Holden (1999), “The Public Budget Balance – Fiscal Indicators and Cyclical Sensitivity in the Nordic Countries”. Proceedings from the Nordic Council of Ministers’ meetings in Oslo, November 1998, and in Egilsstadir, June 1999. Copenhagen: Nordic Council of Ministers.

Braunerhjelm, Pontus (1999), “Sunk Costs, Firm Size, and Internationalization”. Weltwirtschaftliches Archiv, Vol. 135, No. 4, 657–674.

Braunerhjelm, Pontus and Bo Carlsson (1999), “Industry Clusters in Ohio and Sweden, 1975–1995”. Small Business Economics, Vol. 12, No. 4, 279–293.

Braunerhjelm, Pontus and Bo Carlsson (1999), “Industry Structure: Entrepreneurship and the Macroeconomy: A Comparison of Ohio and Sweden, 1975–1995”. Pp. 137–158 in Zoltan J. Acs, Bo Carlsson and Charlie Karlsson, eds., Entrepreneurship, Small and Medium Sized Enterprises, and the Macroeconomy. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.

Braunerhjelm, Pontus and Karolina Ekholm (1999), “Foreign Activities by Swedish Multinational Corporations: The Role Played by Large European Host Countries”. Pp. 120–142 in Ray Barrell and Nigel Pain, eds., Innovation, Investment and the Diffusion of Technology in Europe: German Direct Investment and Economic Growth in Postwar Europe. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.

Carlsson, Bo and Pontus Braunerhjelm (1999), “Industry Clusters: Biotechnology/Biomedicine and Polymers in Ohio and Sweden”. Pp. 181–214 in David B. Audretsch and A. Roy Thurik, eds., Innovation, Industry Evolution, and Employment. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.

Davis, Steven J. and Magnus Henrekson (1999), “Explaining National Differences in the Size and Industry Distribution of Employment”. Small Business Economics, Vol. 12, No. 1, 59–83.

Fölster, Stefan and Magnus Henrekson (1999), “Growth and the Public Sector: A Critique of the Critics”. European Journal of Political Economy, Vol. 15, No. 2, 337–358.

Henrekson, Magnus and Dan Johansson (1999), “Institutional Effects on the Evolution of the Size Distribution of Firms”. Small Business Economics, Vol. 12, No. 1, 11–23.

Kazamaki Ottersten, Eugenia, Thomas Lindh and Erik Mellander (1999), “Evaluating Firm Training, Effects on Performance and Labour Demand”. Applied Economics Letters, Vol. 6, No. 7, 431–437.

Lindbeck, Assar and Dennis J. Snower (1999), “Price Dynamics and Production Lags”. American Economic Review, Vol. 89, No. 2, 81–88.

Lindbeck, Assar, Sten Nyberg and Jörgen W. Weibull (1999), “Social Norms and Economic Incentives in the Welfare State”. Quarterly Journal of Economics, Vol. 114, No. 1, 1–35.

Lindbeck, Assar (1999), “The Labor Market”. Pp. 169–174 in Governance, Equity and Global Markets. [Proceedings of the Annual Bank Conference on Development Economics in Europe, Paris, June 21–23, 1999.] Paris: La Documentation Française.

Lundborg, Per and Per Skedinger (1999), “Transaction Taxes in a Search Model of the Housing Market”. Journal of Urban Economics, Vol. 45, No. 2, 385–399.

Mellander, Erik and Per Skedinger (1999), “Corporate Job Ladders in Europe: Wage Premia for University- versus High School-Level Jobs”. Swedish Economic Policy Review, Vol. 6, No. 2, 449–487.

Oxelheim, Lars (1999), “Applying ‘MUST’ Analysis and the Role of Government in CI”. Competitive Intelligence Review, Vol. 10, No. 4, 65–73.

Sáez-Martí, Maria and Jörgen W. Weibull (1999), “Clever Agents in Young’s Evolutionary Bargaining Model”. Journal of Economic Theory, Vol. 86, No. 2, 268–279.

Stennek, Johan (1999), “The Expected Consumer’s Surplus as a Welfare Measure”. Journal of Public Economics, Vol. 73, No. 2, 265–288.

1998

Braconier, Henrik and Fredrik Sjöholm (1998), “National and International Spillovers from R&D: Comparing a Neoclassical and an Endogenous Growth Approach”. Weltwirtschaftliches Archiv, Vol. 134, No. 4, 638–663.

Braunerhjelm, Pontus, Per Heum and Pekka Ylä-Anttila (1998), “Internationalization of Industrial Firms: Implications for Growth and Industrial Structure in the Nordic Countries”. Pp. 318–345 in Richard Kozul-Wright and Robert Rowthorn, eds., Transnational Corporations and the Global Economy. London: Macmillan.

Braunerhjelm, Pontus and Robert E. Lipsey (1998), “The Geographical Specialization of U.S. and Swedish FDI Activity”. Pp. 33–58 in Pontus Braunerhjelm and Karolina Ekholm, eds., The Geography of Multinational Firms. Boston, MA: Kluwer Academic Publishers.

Braunerhjelm, Pontus (1998), “Organization of the Firm, Foreign Production and Trade”. Pp. 77–97 in Pontus Braunerhjelm and Karolina Ekholm, eds., The Geography of Multinational Firms. Boston, MA: Kluwer Academic Publishers.

Braunerhjelm, Pontus and Roger Svensson (1998), “Agglomeration in the Geographical Location of Swedish MNFs”. Pp. 99–115 in Pontus Braunerhjelm and Karolina Ekholm, eds., The Geography of Multinational Firms. Boston, MA: Kluwer Academic Publishers.

Braunerhjelm, Pontus (1998), “Multinational Firms and the Choice of Foreign Production or Exports – The Case of Sweden”. Wirtschaftspolitische Blätter, Vol. 45, No. 6, 570–577.

Carlsson, Hans and Mattias Ganslandt (1998), “Noisy Equilibrium Selection in Coordination Games”. Economics Letters, Vol. 60, No. 1, 23–34.

Ekholm, Karolina (1998), “Headquarter Services and Revealed Factor Abundance”. Review of International Economics, Vol. 6, No. 4, 545–553.

Ekholm, Karolina (1998), “Proximity Advantages, Scale Economies and the Location of Production”. Pp. 59–76 in Pontus Braunerhjelm and Karolina Ekholm, eds., The Geography of Multinational Firms. Boston, MA: Kluwer Academic Publishers.

Eliasson, Gunnar and Pontus Braunerhjelm (1998), “Intangible, Human-Embodied Capital and Firm Performance”. Pp. 389–405 in Gunnar Eliasson, Christopher Green, eds., and Charles R. McCann Jr., ass. eds., Microfoundations of Economic Growth: A Schumpeterian Perspective. Ann Arbor, MI: University of Michigan Press.

Fors, Gunnar (1998), “Locating R&D Abroad: The Role of Adaptation and Knowledge-Seeking”. Pp. 117–134 in Pontus Braunerhjelm and Karolina Ekholm, eds., The Geography of Multinational Firms. Boston, MA: Kluwer Academic Publishers.

Ganslandt, Mattias (1998), “Strategic Location of Production in Multinational Firms”. Pp. 171–194 in Pontus Braunerhjelm and Karolina Ekholm, eds., The Geography of Multinational Firms. Boston, MA: Kluwer Academic Publishers.

Henrekson, Magnus (1998), “Pre-Requisites for a Strengthened Entrepreneurial Culture in Sweden”. Pp. 79–110 in Joseph P. Kruzich and Anna Fåhraeus, eds., What We Can Learn from Silicon Valley: American and Swedish Experiences. Proceedings from a Conference Organized by the Embassy of the United States of America et al. Stockholm: Embassy of the United States of America.

Kazamaki Ottersten, Eugenia (1998), “Institutions and Regional Return to Education in Sweden”. Pp. 133–156 in Lambert van der Laan and Santos M. Ruesga, eds., Institutions and Regional Labour Markets in Europe. Aldershot and Brookfield: Ashgate Publishing.

Kazamaki Ottersten, Eugenia (1998), “Screening Contracts when Institutions Matter: An Example”. Finnish Economic Papers, Vol. 11, No. 2, 110–116.

Lindbeck, Assar (1998), “New Keynesianism and Aggregate Economic Activity”. Economic Journal, Vol. 108, No. 446, 167–180.

Lindbeck, Assar (1998), “How Can Economic Policy Strike a Balance Between Economic Efficiency and Income Equality?”. Pp. 345–356 in Income Inequality: Issues and Policy Options. Proceedings from a Symposium Sponsored by the Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City. Kansas City, MO: The Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City.

Lundborg, Per and Per Skedinger (1998), “Capital Gains Taxation and Residential Mobility in Sweden”. Journal of Public Economics, Vol. 67, No. 3, 399–419.

Modén, Karl-Markus (1998), “Patterns of Foreign Direct Investment into Sweden”. Pp. 135–156 in Pontus Braunerhjelm and Karolina Ekholm, eds., The Geography of Multinational Firms. Boston, MA: Kluwer Academic Publishers.

Modén, Karl-Markus and Lars Oxelheim (1998), “The Stock Markets’ View on Corporate Efforts to Internationalize the Cost of Capital”. Pp. 95–113 in Lars Oxelheim et al., eds., Corporate Strategies to Internationalise the Cost of Capital. Copenhagen: Copenhagen Business School Press.

Oxelheim, Lars (1998), “From Market Segmentation to Market Integration”. Pp. 23–33 in Lars Oxelheim et al., eds., Corporate Strategies to Internationalise the Cost of Capital. Copenhagen: Copenhagen Business School Press.

Oxelheim, Lars (1998), “Regulations, Institutions and Corporate Efforts – the Nordic Environment”. Pp. 35–72 in Lars Oxelheim et al., eds., Corporate Strategies to Internationalise the Cost of Capital. Copenhagen: Copenhagen Business School Press.

Oxelheim, Lars and Art Stonehill (1998), “Internationalizing the Cost of Capital – Strategies of Swedish Corporations”. Pp. 275–321 in Lars Oxelheim et al., eds., Corporate Strategies to Internationalise the Cost of Capital. Copenhagen: Copenhagen Business School Press.

Svensson, Roger (1998), “Three Empirical Models for the Entry Mode Choice in Foreign Direct Investment”. Applied Economics Letters, Vol. 5, No. 4, 201–204.

Svensson, Roger (1998), “The Choice of Entry Mode in Foreign Direct Investment”. Pp. 117–134 in Pontus Braunerhjelm and Karolina Ekholm, eds., The Geography of Multinational Firms. Boston, MA: Kluwer Academic Publishers.

Weibull, Jörgen W. (1998), “Evolution, Rationality and Equilibrium in Games”. European Economic Review, Vol. 42, No. 3–5, 641–649.

1997

Björnerstedt, Jonas, Martin Dufwenberg, Peter Norman and Jörgen W. Weibull (1997), “Evolutionary Selection Dynamics and Irrational Survivors”. Pp. 128–148 in Wulf Albers et al., eds., Understanding Strategic Interaction. Essays in Honor of Reinhard Selten. Berlin/Heidelberg/New York/Tokyo: Springer-Verlag.

Blomström, Magnus, Gunnar Fors and Robert E. Lipsey (1997), “Foreign Direct Investment and Employment: Home Country Experience in the United States and Sweden”. Economic Journal, Vol. 107, No. 445, 1787–1797.

Braunerhjelm, Pontus (1997), “On the Role of Knowledge Capital in Firm Performance: Empirical Evidence from Swedish Firms in the Engineering Industry”. Revue D’Économie Industrielle, Vol. 81, No. 3, 9–22.

Davis, Steven J. and Magnus Henrekson (1997), “Industrial Policy, Employer Size, and Economic Performance in Sweden”. Pp. 353–397 in Richard B. Freeman, Robert Topel and Birgitta Swedenborg, eds., The Welfare State in Transition: Reforming the Swedish Model. [NBER.] Chicago: University of Chicago Press.

Ekholm, Karolina, Johan Torstensson and Rasha Torstensson (1997), “Comparative Advantage in the Middle East and North Africa”. Applied Economics Letters, Vol. 4, No. 1, 33–35.

Ekholm, Karolina and Johan Torstensson (1997), “High-Technology Subsidies in General Equilibrium: A Sector-Specific Approach”. Canadian Journal of Economics, Vol. 30, No. 4b, 1184–1203.

Fors, Gunnar (1997), “Utilization of R&D Results in the Home and Foreign Plants of Multinationals”. Journal of Industrial Economics, Vol. 45, No. 3, 341–358.

Fölster, Stefan (1997), “Social Insurance Based on Personal Savings Accounts: A Possible Reform Strategy for Overburdened Welfare States”. Kyklos, Vol. 50, No. 2, 253–258.

Fölster, Stefan and Georgi Trofimov (1997), “Industry Evolution and R&D Externalities”. Journal of Economic Dynamics and Control, Vol. 21, No. 10, 1728–1746.

Fölster, Stefan and Sam Peltzman (1997), “The Social Costs of Regulation and Lack of Competition in Sweden”. Pp. 315–352 in Richard B. Freeman, Robert Topel and Birgitta Swedenborg, eds., The Welfare State in Transition: Reforming the Swedish Model. [NBER.] Chicago: University of Chicago Press.

Hansson, Pär and Magnus Henrekson (1997), “Catching up, Social Capability, Government Size and Economic Growth”. [Comments by Nick Crafts and Kjell Erik Lommerud.] Pp. 63–148 in Villy Bergström, ed., Government and Growth. Oxford: Clarendon Press.

Henrekson, Magnus, Johan Torstensson and Rasha Torstensson (1997), “Growth Effects of European Integration”. European Economic Review, Vol. 41, No. 8, 1537–1557.

Henrekson, Magnus (1997), “Entrepreneurial and Business Conditions in Sweden: Implications for Employment”. Pp. 21–25 in Labor Market Policy and Job Creation. Swedish and U.S. Experiences. Stockholm: American Embassy.

Leamer, Edward E. and Per Lundborg (1997), “A Heckscher-Ohlin View of Sweden Competing in the Global Marketplace”. Pp. 399–464 in Richard B. Freeman, Robert Topel and Birgitta Swedenborg, eds., The Welfare State in Transition: Reforming the Swedish Model. [NBER.] Chicago: University of Chicago Press.

Lindbeck, Assar (1997), “Problems of Unemployment in Europe and the U.S.”. Pp. 7–19 in Labor Market Policy and Job Creation: Swedish and U.S. Experiences. Stockholm: American Embassy.

Lindbeck, Assar (1997), “Incentives and Social Norms in Household Behavior”. American Economic Review, Vol. 87, No. 2, 370–377.

Lindbeck, Assar (1997), “The Swedish Experiment”. Journal of Economic Literature, Vol. 35, No. 2, 1273–1319.

Lindbeck, Assar and John Hassler (1997), “Optimal Actuarial Fairness in Pension Systems – A Note”. Economics Letters, Vol. 55, No. 2, 251–255.

Modén, Karl-Markus and Lars Oxelheim (1997), “Why Issue Equity Abroad? Corporate Reasons and Stock Market Responses”. Management International Review, Vol. 37, No. 3, 223–241.

Pelikan, Pavel (1997), “State-Owned Enterprises after Socialism: Why and How to Privatize Them Rapidly”. Pp. 150–181 in Tarmo Haavisto, ed., Transition to a Market Economy: Transformation and Reform in the Baltic States. Cheltenham: Edward Elgar.

1996

Andersson, Thomas and Torbjörn Fredriksson (1996), “International Organization of Production and Variation in Exports from Affiliates”. Journal of International Business Studies, Vol. 27, No. 2, 249–263.

Banerjee, Abhijit and Jörgen W. Weibull (1996), “Evolution and Rationality: Some Recent Game-Theoretic Results”. [Discussion by Ken Binmore.] Pp. 90–114 in Beth Allen, ed., Economics in a Changing World. Vol. 2, Microeconomics. IEA Conference Volume No. 108. London: Macmillan.

Björnerstedt, Jonas and Jörgen W. Weibull (1996), “Nash Equilibrium and Evolution by Imitation”. Pp. 155–171 in Kenneth J. Arrow et al., eds., The Rational Foundations of Economic Behavior. Proceedings of the IEA Conference held in Turin, Italy. London: Macmillan.

Braunerhjelm, Pontus (1996), “The Relation Between Firm-Specific Intangibles and Exports”. Economics Letters, Vol. 53, No. 2, 213–219.

Braunerhjelm, Pontus and Lars Oxelheim (1996), “Structural Implications of the Investment Response by Swedish Multinational Firms to the EC 1992 Program”. Pp. 99–118 in Seev Hirsch and Tamar Almor, eds., Outsiders’ Response to European Integration. Copenhagen: Handelshøjskolens Forlag.

Braunerhjelm, Pontus and Roger Svensson (1996), “Host Country Characteristics and Agglomeration in Foreign Direct Investment”. Applied Economics, Vol. 28, No. 7, 833–840.

Ekholm, Karolina, Johan Torstensson and Rasha Torstensson (1996), “The Economics of the Middle East Peace Process: Are There Prospects for Trade and Growth?”. World Economy, Vol. 19, No. 5, 555–574.

Henrekson, Magnus, Lars Jonung and Joakim Stymne (1996), “Economic Growth and the Swedish Model”. Pp. 240–289 in Nicholas F.R. Crafts and Gianni Toniolo, eds., Economic Growth in Europe since 1945. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.

Henrekson, Magnus (1996), “Sweden’s Relative Economic Performance: Lagging Behind or Staying on Top?”. Economic Journal, Vol. 106, No. 439, 1747–1759.

Hofbauer, Josef and Jörgen W. Weibull (1996), “Evolutionary Selection against Dominated Strategies”. Journal of Economic Theory, Vol. 71, No. 2, 558–573.

Häckner, Jonas (1996), “Optimal Symmetric Punishments in a Bertrand Differentiated Products Duopoly”. International Journal of Industrial Organization, Vol. 14, No. 5, 611–630.

Häckner, Jonas and Sten Nyberg (1996), “Vanity and Congestion: A Study of Reciprocal Externalities”. Economica, Vol. 63, No. 249, 97–111.

Lindbeck, Assar (1996), “Full Employment and the Welfare State”. Acceptance Paper for the Frank E. Seidman Distinguished Award in Political Economy. Memphis, TN: Rhodes College.

Oxelheim, Lars and Robert Gärtner (1996), “The Response of Small Outsider Countries to the EC 1992 Program: Some Stylized Facts and Home Country Effects from Outward FDI: A Regional Study of Changes in Production Patterns”. Pp. 37–56 in Seev Hirsch and Tamar Almor, eds., Outsiders’ Response to European Integration. Copenhagen: Handelshøjskolens Forlag.

Oxelheim, Lars and Robert Gärtner (1996), Home Country Effects from Outward FDI – A Regional Study of Changes in Production Patterns”. Pp. 119–143 in Seev Hirsch and Tamar Almor, eds., Outsiders’ Response to European Integration. Copenhagen: Handelshøjskolens Forlag.

Svensson, Roger (1996), “Effects of Overseas Production on Home Country Exports: Evidence Based on Swedish Multinationals”. Weltwirtschaftliches Archiv, Vol. 132, No. 2, 304–329.

1995

Agell, Jonas and Per Lundborg (1995), “Theories of Pay and Unemployment: Survey Evidence from Swedish Manufacturing Firms”. Scandinavian Journal of Economics, Vol. 97, No. 2, 295–307.

Agell, Jonas and Per Lundborg (1995), “Fair Wages in the Open Economy”. Economica, Vol. 62, No. 247, 335–351.

Andersson, Thomas (1995), “Foreign Direct Investment and Employment in Sweden”. In Foreign Direct Investment, Trade and Employment. Paris: OECD.

Banerjee, Abhijit and Jörgen W. Weibull (1995), “Evolutionary Selection and Rational Behavior”. Pp. 343–363 in Alan Kirman and Mark Salmon, eds., Learning and Rationality in Economics. Oxford and Cambridge: Blackwell.

Bomze, Immanuel M. and Jörgen W. Weibull (1995), “Does Neutral Stability Imply Lyapunov Stability?”. Games and Economic Behavior, Vol. 11, No. 2, 173–192.

Calmfors, Lars and Per Skedinger (1995), “Does Active Labour-Market Policy Increase Employment? Theoretical Considerations and Some Empirical Evidence from Sweden”. Oxford Review of Economic Policy, Vol. 11, No. 1, 91–109.

Carlsson, Bo and Erol Taymaz (1995), “The Importance of Economic Competence in Economic Growth”. Pp.359–390 in Carlsson, Bo, ed., Technological Systems and Economic Performance: The Case of Factory Automation. Dordrecht, Boston and London: Kluwer Academic Publishers.

Carlsson, Bo, Erol Taymaz and Kjell Tryggestad (1995), “The Economic Impact of Factory Automation”. Pp.391–416 in Carlsson, Bo, ed., Technological Systems and Economic Performance: The Case of Factory Automation. Dordrecht, Boston and London: Kluwer Academic Publishers.

Eliasson, Gunnar (1995), “The Economics of Technical Change: The Macroeconomic Consequences of Business Competence in an Experimentally Organized Economy”. Économie Industrielle: Développements Récents. Numéro exceptionnel, 53–82.

Fölster, Stefan (1995), “The Perils of Peer Review in Economics and Other Sciences”. Journal of Evolutionary Economics, Vol. 5, No. 1, 43–57.

Fölster, Stefan (1995), “Should Cooperative R&D Be Subsidized? An Empirical Analysis”. Pp. 53–68 in Arjen van Witteloostuijn, ed., Market Evolution: Competition and Cooperation. Dordrecht: Kluwer.

Häckner, Jonas and Sten Nyberg (1995), “Deregulating Taxi Services: A Word of Caution”. Journal of Transport Economics and Policy, Vol. 29, No. 2, 195–207.

Häckner, Jonas (1995), “Endogenous Product Design in an Infinitely Repeated Game”. International Journal of Industrial Organization, Vol. 13, No. 2, 277–299.

Ibrahimi, Fatemeh, Lars Oxelheim and Clas G. Wihlborg (1995), “International Stock Markets and Fluctuations in Exchange Rates and Other Macroeconomic Variables”. Pp. 43–67 in Raj Aggarwal and David C. Schirm, eds., Global Portfolio Diversification: Risk Management, Market Microstructure, and Implementation Issues. Boston: Academic Press.

Kazamaki Ottersten, Eugenia (1995), “The Swedish Training System: Future Expectations of Integration”. European Journal Vocational Training, No. 4/1995, 15–20.

Lindbeck, Assar (1995), “Welfare State Disincentives with Endogenous Habits and Norms”. Scandinavian Journal of Economics, Vol. 97, No. 4, 477–494.

Lindbeck, Assar (1995), “Hazardous Welfare-State Dynamics”. American Economic Review, Vol. 85, No. 2, 9–15.

Lundborg, Per (1995), “Job Amenity and the Incidence of Double Work”. Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, Vol. 26, No. 2, 273–287.

Nyberg, Sten (1995), “Reciprocal Shareholding and Takeover Deterrence”. International Journal of Industrial Organization, Vol. 13, No. 1, 355–372.

Oxelheim, Lars and Clas G. Wihlborg (1995), “Measuring Macroeconomic Exposure: The Case of Volvo Cars”. European Financial Management, Vol. 1, No. 3, 241–263.

Pelikan, Pavel (1995), “Les Entreprises d’État aprés le Socialisme: Pourquoi et Comment les Privatiser Rapidement”. Revue d’Études Comparatives Est-Ouest, Vol. 15, No. 2, 5–37.

Pelikan, Pavel (1995), “Competitions of Socio-Economic Institutions: In Search of the Winners”. Pp. 177–205 in Lüder Gerken, ed., Competition among Institutions. London. Macmillan.

Ritzberger, Klaus and Jörgen W. Weibull (1995), “Evolutionary Selection in Normal-Form Games”. Econometrica, Vol. 63, No. 6, 1371–1399.

Skedinger, Per (1995), “Employment Policies and Displacement in the Youth Labour Market”. Swedish Economic Policy Review, Vol. 2, No. 1, 135–171.

1994

Andersson, Thomas and Roger Svensson (1994), “Entry Modes for Direct Investment Determined by the Composition of Firm-Specific Skills”. Scandinavian Journal of Economics, Vol. 96, No. 4, 551–560.

Andersson, Thomas (1994), "Swedish-Vietnamese relations: Shifting terms of cooperation". In David Bartal, ed., Nordic Business and Industry Review

Andersson, Thomas (1994), “Trade When the Environment Matters”. Pp. 15–21 in Anna Maria Bengtsson, Anders Hjort af Ornäs, Jan Lundqvist and Jan Rudengren, eds., The Environment and Free Trade. Uppsala universitet: EPOS.

Braunerhjelm, Pontus (1994), “Regional Integration as a Vehicle for Microeconomic Disintegration; Some Macroeconomic Implications of the Reorganization of Firms”. Pp. 143–157 in Börje Johansson, Charlie Karlsson and Lars Westin, eds., Patterns of a Network Economy. Berlin: Springer-Verlag.

Carlsson, Bo, Erol Taymaz and Kjell Tryggestad (1994), “Factory Automation and Economic Performance: A Micro-to-Macro Analysis”. Pp. 37–63 in Ove Granstrand, ed., Economics of Technology. Amsterdam: Elsevier.

Eliasson, Gunnar (1994), “An Individual Educational Investment Account: A Swedish Proposal”. European Journal of Vocational Training, No. 2/1994, 30–34.

Eliasson, Gunnar (1994), “Educational Efficiency and the Markets for Competence”. European Journal of Vocational Training, No. 2/1994, 5–11.

Eliasson, Gunnar (1994), “Technology, Economic Competence and the Theory of the Firm: Discussing the Economic Forces Behind Long-Term Economic Growth”. Pp. 125–164 in Ove Granstrand, ed., Economics of Technology. Amsterdam: Elsevier.

Eliasson, Gunnar (1994), “Will the Swedish Economy Escape Its Crisis?”. Pp. 28–31 in David Bartal, ed., Nordic Business and Industry Review.

Eliasson, Gunnar (1994), “The Theory of the Firm and the Theory of Economic Growth”. Pp. 173–201 in Lars Magnusson, ed., Evolutionary and Neo-Schumpeterian Approaches to Economics. Berlin: Springer-Verlag.

Eliasson, Gunnar (1994), “Education, Competence Development and Economic Growth – A Microeconomic Explanation to Macroeconomic Growth”. Pp. 172–195 in Rita Asplund, ed., Human Capital Creation in an Economic Perspective. [Helsinki: ETLA.] Heidelberg: Physica-Verlag.

Häckner, Jonas (1994), “Collusive Pricing in Markets for Vertically Differentiated Products”. International Journal of Industrial Organization, Vol. 12, No. 2, 155–177.

Kazamaki Ottersten, Eugenia (1994), “Sectoral Employment Shifts and Unemployment”. Review of Labor Economics and Industrial Relations, Vol. 8, No. 3, 377–394.

Kazamaki Ottersten, Eugenia (1994), “Trends in Worker Recruitment Practices in Swedish Companies”. European Journal of Vocational Training, No. 1/1994, 60–65.

Lindbeck, Assar and Dennis Snower (1994), “How Are Product Demand Changes Transmitted to the Labour Market?”. Economic Journal, Vol. 104, No. 423, 386–398.

Meyerson, Eva M. (1994), “Human Capital, Social Capital and Compensation: The Relative Contribution of Social Contacts to Managers’ Incomes”. Acta Sociologica, Vol. 37, No. 4, 383–400.

Meyerson, Eva M. (1994), “Wayne E. Baker: Networking Smart. How to Build Relationships for Personal and Organizational Success”. Acta Sociologica, Vol. 37, No. 4, 430–433.

Oxelheim, Lars and Robert Gärtner (1994), “Small Country Manufacturing Industries in Transition – The Case of the Nordic Region”. Management International Review, Vol. 34, No. 4, 331–356.

Weibull, Jörgen W. (1994), “The ‘as if’ Approach to Game Theory: Three Positive Results and Four Obstacles”. European Economic Review, Vol. 38, No. 3–4, 868–881.

1993

Andersson, Thomas and Kurt Brännäs (1993), “Explaining Cross-Country Variation in Nationalization Frequencies”. International Review of Economics and Business, Vol. XL, No. 11, 47–61.

Andersson, Thomas and Staffan Burenstam Linder (1993), “East Asian Development and Japanese Direct Investment”. Pp. 135–153 in Göte Hansson, ed., Trade, Growth and Development: The Role of Politics and Institutions. London: Routledge.

Andersson, Thomas (1993), “The Role of Japanese Foreign Direct Investment”. Pp. 205–231 in Lars Oxelheim, ed., The Global Race for Foreign Direct Investment: Prospects for the Future. Berlin: Springer-Verlag.

Antonov, Mikhail and Georgi Trofímov (1993), “Learning Through Short-Run Macroeconomic Forecasts in a Micro-to-Macro Model”. Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, Vol. 21, No. 2, 181–203.

Braunerhjelm, Pontus (1993), “Globalization and the Future Role of Small and Medium Sized Enterprises”. Pp. 233–269 in Lars Oxelheim, ed., The Global Race for Foreign Direct Investment: Prospects for the Future. Berlin: Springer-Verlag.

Burenstam Linder, Staffan and Thomas Andersson (1993), “Introduction”. Thomas Andersson (1993), “Some Summarizing Points and Concluding Remarks”. Pp. xv–xviii in Thomas Andersson, ed., Japan: A European Perspective. New York: St. Martin’s Press.

Dahmén, Erik (1993), “Entreprenuerial Activity, Banking and Finance: Historical Aspects and Theoretical Suggestions”. Pp. 17–28 in Richard H. Day, Gunnar Eliasson and Clas G. Wihlborg, eds., The Markets for Innovation, Ownership and Control. Amsterdam: North-Holland.

Day, Richard H., Gunnar Eliasson and Clas G. Wihlborg (1993), “Markets for Innovation, Ownership and Control: Toward a Synthesis”. Pp. 1–13 in Richard H. Day, Gunnar Eliasson and Clas G. Wihlborg, eds., The Markets for Innovation, Ownership and Control. Amsterdam: North-Holland.

Day, Richard H. (1993), “Bounded Rationality and the Coevolution of Market and State”. Pp. 57–79 in Richard H. Day, Gunnar Eliasson and Clas G. Wihlborg, ed., The Markets for Innovation, Ownership and Control. Amsterdam: North-Holland.

Day, Richard H. (1993), “A Note: On Financial Feedback, Cost Competition and Market Stability”. Pp. 229–231 in Richard H. Day, Gunnar Eliasson and Clas G. Wihlborg, eds., The Markets for Innovation, Ownership and Control. Amsterdam: North-Holland.

Eliasson, Gunnar (1993), “Introduction to the Conference”. Pp. xiii–xix in Richard H. Day, Gunnar Eliasson and Clas G. Wihlborg, eds., The Markets for Innovation, Ownership and Control. Amsterdam: North-Holland.

Eliasson, Gunnar (1993), “The Firm as a Competent Team”. Pp. 179–202 in Richard H. Day, Gunnar Eliasson and Clas G. Wihlborg, eds., The Markets for Innovation, Ownership and Control. Amsterdam: North-Holland.

Eliasson, Gunnar (1993), “A Note. On Privatization, Contract Technology and Economic Growth”. Pp. 321–326 in Richard H. Day, Gunnar Eliasson and Clas G. Wihlborg, eds., The Markets for Innovation, Ownership and Control. Amsterdam: North-Holland.

Eliasson, Gunnar (1993), “Introduction [to the Roundtable Discussion with the Business Leaders]”. Pp. 401–402 in Richard H. Day, Gunnar Eliasson and Clas G. Wihlborg, eds., The Markets for Innovation, Ownership and Control. Amsterdam: North-Holland.

Fors, Gunnar (1993), “Stainless Steel in Sweden: Antidumping Attacks Responsible International Citizenship”. Pp. 137–161 in J. Michael Finger, ed., Antidumping. How It Works and Who Gets Hurt. Ann Arbor, MI: University of Michigan Press.

Fölster, Stefan (1993), “A Note: On Innovation and Capital Markets”. Pp. 361–364 in Richard H. Day, Gunnar Eliasson and Clas G. Wihlborg, eds., The Markets for Innovation, Ownership and Control. Amsterdam: North-Holland.

Fölster, Stefan (1993), “Firms’ Choice of R&D Intensity in the Presence of Aggregate Increasing Returns to Scale”. Pp. 283–299 in Richard H. Day, Gunnar Eliasson and Clas G. Wihlborg, eds., The Markets for Innovation, Ownership and Control. Amsterdam: North-Holland.

Granstrand, Ove and Sören Sjölander (1993), “The Acquisition of Technology and Small Firms by Large Firms”. Pp. 301–320 in Richard H. Day, Gunnar Eliasson and Clas G. Wihlborg, eds., The Markets for Innovation, Ownership and Control. Amsterdam: North-Holland.

Kazamaki Ottersten, Eugenia (1993), “Sectoral Shocks and Structural Unemployment: An Empirical Analysis”. European Economic Review, Vol. 37, No. 1, 115–133.

Lindh, Thomas (1993), “Lessons from Learning to have Rational Expectations”. Pp. 81–115 in Richard H. Day, Gunnar Eliasson and Clas G. Wihlborg, eds., The Markets for Innovation, Ownership and Control. Amsterdam: North-Holland.

Meyerson, Eva M. (1993), “The Impact of Financial and Social Capital on Firm Performance”. METU Studies in Development, Vol. 20, No. 4, 503–528.

Oxelheim, Lars (1993), “Foreign Direct Investment and the Liberalization of Capital Movements”. Pp. 11–49 in Lars Oxelheim, ed., The Global Race for Foreign Direct Investment: Prospects for the Future. Berlin: Springer-Verlag.

Pelikan, Pavel (1993), “Ownership of Firms and Efficiency: The Competence Argument”. Constitutional Political Economy, Vol. 4, No. 3, 349–392.

Pelikan, Pavel (1993), “Design for Innovation Policies: Objectives and Constraints”. Pp. 3–17 in Annamária Inzelt, ed., Innovation, Competition, Competitiveness. Budapest: IKU, Innovation Research Centre.

Pelikan, Pavel (1993), “Evolution, Economic Competence, and the Markets for Corporate Control”. Pp. 235–259 in Richard H. Day, Gunnar Eliasson and Clas G. Wihlborg, eds., The Markets for Innovation, Ownership and Control. Amsterdam: North-Holland.

1992

Agell, Jonas and Per Lundborg (1992), “Fair Wages, Involuntary Unemployment and Tax Policies in the Simple General Equilibrium Model”. Journal of Public Economics, Vol. 47, No. 3, 299–320.

Albrecht, James W. and Susan B. Vroman (1992), “Non-Existence of Single-Wage Equilibria in Search Models with Adverse Selection”. Review of Economic Studies, Vol. 59, No. 3, 617–624.

Albrecht, James W. and Susan B. Vroman (1992), “Dual Labor Markets, Efficiency Wages, and Search”. Journal of Labor Economics, Vol. 10, No. 4, 438–461.

Albrecht, James W. (1992), “Documentation of the Planning Survey Data: Cross-Sector and Panel”. Pp. 181–227 in James W. Albrecht et al., MOSES Database. Stockholm: IUI.

Andersson, Thomas (1992), “O valor da utilização potencial das florestas”. Anais – 2 Congresso Nacional sobre Essências Nativas. São Paulo. Revista do Instituto Florestal, Vol. IV, Parte 4, Edição especial, 984–990.

Braunerhjelm, Pontus (1992), “Competence, Capacity and Capital: A Description of a Complementary IUI Firm Survey of Small and Large Firms and of Subcontractors”. Pp. 229–274 in James W. Albrecht et al., MOSES Database. Stockholm: IUI.

Carlsson, Bo (1992), “The Rise of Small Business: Causes and Consequences”. Pp. 145-169 in William James Adams, ed., Singular Europe: Economy and Polity of the European Community after 1992. Ann Arbor, MI: University of Michigan Press.

Eliasson, Gunnar (1992), “L’industrie suédoise se positionne dans une Europe nouvelle”. Revue du Marché Commun et de l’Union Européenne. Numéro spécial: La demande d’adhésion de la Suède, Vol. 35, No. 359, 507–513.

Eliasson, Gunnar (1992), “Business Competence, Organizational Learning, and Economic Growth: Establishing the Smith-Schumpeter-Wicksell (SSW) Connection”. Pp. 251–279 in Frederic M. Scherer and Mark Perlman, eds., Entrepreneurship, Technological Innovation, and Economic Growth. Studies in the Schumpeterian Tradition. Ann Arbor, MI: University of Michigan Press.

Eliasson, Gunnar (1992), “The MOSES Model – Database and Applications”. Pp. 5–135 in James W. Albrecht et al., MOSES Database. Stockholm: IUI.

Gustafsson, Siv and Frank P. Stafford (1992), “Child Care Subsidies and Labor Supply in Sweden”. Journal of Human Resources, Vol. 27, No. 1, 204–230.

Kazamaki Ottersten, Eugenia (1992), “An Empirical Analysis of Unemployment by Region: A Case Study – Sweden”. Pp. 145–165 in Cornelis Henricus Antonius Verhaar and Lammert Gosse Jansma, eds., On the Mysteries of Unemployment: Causes, Consequences, and Policies. Dordrecht: Kluwer Academic Publishers.

Lundberg, Lars (1992), “Economic Integration, Inter- and Intra-Industry Trade: The Case of Sweden and the EC”. Scandinavian Journal of Economics, Vol. 94, No. 3, 393–408.

Mellander, Erik, Anders Vredin and Anders Warne (1992), “Stochastic Trends and Economic Fluctuations in a Small Open Economy”. Journal of Applied Econometrics, Vol. 7, No. 4, 369–294.

Mellander, Erik (1992), “An Indirect Approach to Measuring Productivity in Private Services”. Scandinavian Journal of Economics, Vol. 94, Supplement, 229–244.

Nordström, Tomas (1992), “MOSES Macro Accounting System – Updating Procedures”. Pp. 275–324 in James W. Albrecht et al., MOSES Database. Stockholm: IUI.

Pelikan, Pavel (1992), “The Dynamics of Economic Systems, or How to Transform a Failed Socialist Economy”. Journal of Evolutionary Economics, Vol. 2, No. 1, 39–63.

Taymaz, Erol (1992), “A Description of the Initial 1982 and the Synthetic 1990 Database”. Pp. 137–180 in James W. Albrecht et al., MOSES Database. Stockholm: IUI.

Taymaz, Erol (1992), “Initial State Dependency – Sensitivity Analyses on MOSES”. Pp. 325–341 in James W. Albrecht et al., MOSES Database. Stockholm: IUI.

Taymaz, Erol and Jörgen Nilson (1992), “The Minimum Data Requirements to Start and Run MOSES”. Pp. 343–353 in James W. Albrecht et al., MOSES Database. Stockholm: IUI.

Weibull, Jörgen W. (1992), “On Self-Enforcement in Extensive-Form Games”. Games and Economic Behavior, Vol. 4, No. 3, 450–462.

1991

Albrecht, James W., Bertil Holmlund and Harald Lang (1991), “Comparative Statics in Dynamic Programming Models with an Application to Job Search”. Journal of Economic Dynamics & Control, Vol. 15, No. 4, 755–769.

Andersson, Thomas (1991), “Government Failure – the Cause of Global Environmental Mismanagement”. Ecological Economics, Vol. 4, No. 3, 215–236.

Björklund, Anders (1991), “Evaluation of Labour Market Policy in Sweden”. Pp. 73–88 in Evaluation of Labour Market and Social Programmes: The State of a Complex Art. Paris: OECD.

Björklund, Anders (1991), “Unemployment and Income Distribution: Time-Series Evidence from Sweden”. Scandinavian Journal of Economics, Vol . 93, No. 3, 457–465.

Björklund, Anders and Bertil Holmlund (1991), “The Economics of Unemployment Insurance: The Case of Sweden”. Pp. 104–178 in Anders Björklund, ed., Labour Market Policy and Unemployment Insurance. Oxford: Oxford University Press.

Eliasson, Gunnar (1991), “Financial Institutions in a European Market for Executive Competence”. Pp. 149–166 in Clas G. Wihlborg, Michele Fratianni and Thomas D. Willetts, eds., Financial Regulation and Monetary Arrangements after 1992. Amsterdam: Elsevier.

Eliasson, Gunnar (1991), “The International Firm: A Vehicle for Overcoming Barriers to Trade and a Global Intelligence Organization Diffusing the Notion of a Nation”. Pp. 139–170 in Lars-Gunnar Mattsson and Bengt Stymne, eds., Corporate and Industry Strategies for Europe. Amsterdam: Elsevier.

Eliasson, Gunnar (1991), “Modeling Economic Change and Restructuring the Micro Foundations of Economic Expansion”. Pp. 33–59 in Peter de Wolf, ed., Competition in Europe. Essays in Honour of Henk W. de Jong. Dordrecht: Kluwer Academic Publishers.

Eliasson, Gunnar (1991), “Modeling the Experimentally Organized Economy”. Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, Vol. 16, No. 1–2, 153–182.

Eliasson, Gunnar (1991), “Deregulation, Innovative Entry and Structural Diversity as a Source of Stable and Rapid Economic Growth”. Journal of Evolutionary Economics, Vol. 1, No. 2, 49–63.

Granstrand, Ove (1991), “Temporal Diffusion and Population Dynamics: A Systems Model”. Pp. 247–263 in Arnulf Grübner and Nebojsa Nakicenovic, eds., The Diffusion of Technologies and Social Behavior. Heidelberg: Springer-Verlag.

Lang, Harald and Stefan Lundgren (1991), “Price Elasticities for Residential Demand for Telephone Calling Time – An Estimate on Swedish data”. Economics Letters, Vol. 35, No. 1, 85–88.

Lundborg, Per (1991), “Determinants of Migration in the Nordic Labor Market”. Scandinavian Journal of Economics, Vol. 93, No. 3, 363–375.

Lundborg, Per (1991), “An Interpretation of the Effects of Age on Migration: Nordic Migrants’ Choice of Settlement in Sweden”. Southern Economic Journal, Vol. 58, No. 2, 392–405.

Oxelheim, Lars and Clas G. Wihlborg (1991), “Corporate Strategies in a Turbulent World Economy”. Management International Review, Vol. 31, No. 4, 293–315.

Oxelheim, Lars and Clas G. Wihlborg (1991), “Accounting for Macroeconomic Influences on the Firm”. Journal of International Financial Management & Accounting, Vol. 3, No. 3, 258–282.

Taymaz, Erol (1991), “Flexible Automation in the U.S. Engineering Industries”. International Journal of Industrial Organization, Vol. 9, No. 4, 557–572.

Taymaz, Erol (1991), “The Impact of Trade Unions on the Diffusion of Technology: The Case of NC Machine Tools”. British Journal of Industrial Relations, Vol. 29, No. 2, 305–311.

Åkerman, Jeannette, F. Reed Johnson and Lars Bergman (1991), “Paying for Safety: Voluntary Reduction of Residential Radon Risks”. Land Economics, Vol. 67, No. 4, 435–446.

1990

Axell, Bo and Harald Lang (1990), “The Effects of Unemployment Compensation in General Equilibrium with Search Unemployment”. Scandinavian Journal of Economics. Vol. 92, No 4, 531–540.

Björklund, Anders (1990), “Evaluations of Swedish Labor Market Policy”. Finnish Economic Papers, Vol. 3, No. 1, 3–13.

Björklund, Anders (1990), “Unemployment, Labour Market Policy and Income Distribution”. Pp. 201–221 in Inga Persson, ed., Generating Equality in the Welfare State: The Swedish Experience. Oslo: Norweigan University Press.

Carlsson, Bo (1990), “Productivity Analysis: A Micro-to-Macro Perspective”. Pp. 116–140 in Enrico Deiaco, Erik Hörnell and Graham Vickery, eds., Crucial Issues for the 1990s. London: Pinter Publishers.

Eliasson, Gunnar (1990), “The Firm as a Competent Team”. Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, Vol. 11, No. 3, 275–298.

Eliasson, Gunnar (1990), “The Knowledge-Based Information Economy”. Pp. 9–87 in Gunnar Eliasson et al., The Knowledge Based Information Economy. Stockholm: IUI and Telekon.

Fölster, Stefan (1990), “The Information Sector in Sweden. Recent Developments in Firm Education, R&D, and Telecommunications”. Pp. 89–114 in Gunnar Eliasson et al., The Knowledge Based Information Economy. Stockholm: IUI and Telekon.

Fölster, Stefan (1990), “The Efficiency of Innovation Subsidies”. Pp. 155–166 in Enrico Deiaco, Erik Hörnell and Graham Vickery, eds., Technology and Investment: Crucial Issues for the 1990s. London: Pinter Publishers.

Fölster, Stefan (1990), “Firms’ Choice of R&D Intensity in the Presence of Aggregate Increasing Returns to Scale”. Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, Vol. 11, No. 3, 387–403.

Granstrand, Ove and Sören Sjölander (1990), “The Acquisition of Technology and Small Firms by Large Firms”. Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, Vol. 11, No. 3, 367–386.

Granstrand, Ove and Sören Sjölander (1990), “Managing Innovation in Multi-Technology Corporations”. Research Policy, Vol. 19, No. 1, 35–60.

Holmlund, Bertil and Per Lundborg (1990), “Incidence Analysis of Financing Unemployment Benefits in a Partially Unionized Economy”. Economica, Vol. 57, No. 227, 371–382.

Lundborg, Per (1990), “Rural-Urban Migration and the Transition from Traditional to Modern Agriculture”. Journal of Development Economics, Vol. 33, No. 2, 287–307.

Mellander, Erik and Bengt-Christer Ysander (1990), “Analyzing Productivity and Efficiency in the Absence of Output Measures”. Pp. 157–183 in Hans Carlsson and Bo Larsson, eds., Problems of the Mixed Economy. Cooperation, Efficiency and Stability. Amsterdam: Elsevier Science Publishers.

Oxelheim, Lars, Clas G. Wihlborg and David Lim (1990), “Contractual Price Rigidities and Exchange Rate Adjustment”. International Trade Journal, Vol. 5, No. 1, 53–76.

Taymaz, Erol (1990), “A Micro-Simulation Analysis of Manufacturing Firms’ Demand for elecommunication Services”. Pp. 157–181 in Gunnar Eliasson et al., The Knowledge Based Information Economy. Stockholm: IUI and Telekon.

Wihlborg, Clas G. (1990), “The Incentive to Acquire Information and Financial Market Efficiency”. Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, Vol. 11, No. 3, 347–365.

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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