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Pehr-Johan Norbäck

Associate Professor, Senior Research Fellow

Pehr-Johan Norbäck is a IFN Senior Research Fellow. He received his doctorate at the University of Stockholm in 1998. His thesis was about multinational companies and how companies that are research intensive choose between placing production at home or abroad. Today, in addition to research at IFN, Pehr-Johan Norbäck is a guest lecturer at Stockholm University. He also teaches at the Swedish Program at Stockholm School of Economics.

IFN Researcher

Pehr-Johan Norbäck

+46 (0)8 665 4522
+46 (0)73 574 3379
Research interests: Digitalization, Economic growth, Entrepreneurship, Industrial economics, International investments, International trade, Private equity, venture capital, Technological change

Among the questions that Pehr-Johan Norbäck tries to answer with his research:

  • How do entrepreneurs, venture capitalists and established companies interact in the innovation process?
  • How do takeovers by private equity firms affect the restructuring of businesses? What are the effects on target firms, rivals and consumers?
  • How do cross-border mergers influence the restructuring of an industry? Do the effects vary with the investor’s home country?
Current writings

Published at IFN
Journal Articles
Book Chapters
Working Papers
Articles in Swedish
Popular Science
Other Publications
Policy Papers (discontinued)