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, "Threatening to Buy: Private Equity Buyouts and Antitrust Policy". Economics Letters. Accepted December 2017

Costa Font, Joan and Martin Ljunge, "The ‘Healthy Worker Effect’: Do Healthy People Climb the Occupational Ladder?". Economics & Human Biology. Accepted December 2017

Heyman, Fredrik, Pehr-Johan Norbäck and Lars Persson, "Who Creates Jobs and Who Creates Productivity? Small versus Large versus Young versus Old". Economics Letters. Accepted December 2017

Åslund, Olof, Hans Grönqvist, Caroline Hall and Jonas Vlachos, "Education and Criminal Behavior: Insights from an Expansion of Upper Secondary School". Labour Economics. Accepted November 2017

Bjuggren, Carl Magnus, "Employment Protection and Labor Productivity". Journal of Public Economics. Accepted November 2017

Adams, Renée, Matti Keloharju and Samuli Knüpfer, "Are CEOs Born Leaders? Lessons from Traits of a Million Individuals". Journal of Financial Economics. Accepted November 2017

Böckerman, Petri, Per Skedinger and Roope Uusitalo, "Seniority Rules, Worker Mobility and Wages: Evidence from Multi-Country Linked Employer-Employee Data". Labour Economics. Accepted November 2017

Bergh, Andreas and Philipp C. Wichardt, "Accounting for Context: Separating Monetary and (Uncertain) Social Incentives". Journal of Behavioral and Experimental Economics. Accepted November 2017

Bergh, Andreas and Christian Bjørnskov, "Trust Us to Repay: Social Trust, Long-Term Interest Rates, and Sovereign Credit Ratings". Journal of Money, Credit and Banking. Accepted November 2017

Bernitz, Ulf, Moa Mårtensson, Lars Oxelheim and Thomas Persson, "Analysing the Prosperity Gap: The Economic, Legal, and Political Challenges Facing the EU". Accepted October 2017

Ljunge, Martin, "The Role of Trust in Explaining Health and Wealth Gaps in the EU". Accepted October 2017

Hansson, Åsa, Karin Olofsdotter and Susanna Thede, "Do Swedish Multinationals Pay Less in Taxes than Domestic Firms?". World Economy. Accepted October 2017

Andersson, Ola, Cédric Argenton and Jörgen W. Weibull, "Robustness to Strategic Uncertainty in the Nash Demand Game". Mathematical Social Sciences. Accepted October 2017

Görg, Holger, Philipp Henze, Viroj Jienwatcharamongkhol, Daniel Kopasker, Hassan Molana, Catia Montagna and Fredrik Sjöholm, "Firm Size Distribution and Employment Fluctuations: Theory and Evidence". Research in Economics. Accepted October 2017

Wong, Cara, Jake Bowers, Daniel Rubenson, Mark Fredrickson and Ashlea Rundlett, "Maps in People's Heads as a New Measure for Context". Political Science Research and Methods. Accepted October 2017

Henrekson, Magnus and Tino Sanandaji, "Stock Option Taxation and Venture Capital Activity: A Cross-Country Study". Venture Capital. Accepted October 2017

Egebark, Johan and Mathias Ekström, "Liking What Others “Like”: Using Facebook to Identify Determinants of Conformity". Experimental Economics. Accepted October 2017

Lundin, Erik, "Price Mimicking under Cost-of-Service Regulation: The Swedish Water Sector". Journal of Regulatory Economics. Accepted October 2017

Wennström, Johan, "‘A Plague on Both Your Houses’: How Left and Right Undermined Moral Motivation in the Swedish School System". Statsvetenskaplig tidskrift. Accepted October 2017

Heller Sahlgren, Gabriel, "Smart but Unhappy: Independent-school Competition and the Wellbeing-efficiency Trade-off in Education". Economics of Education Review. Accepted October 2017

Andersson, Martin and Daniel Waldenström, "Hernando de Soto: Recipient of the 2017 Global Award for Entrepreneurship Research". Small Business Economics. Accepted September 2017

Ahlin, Lina, Martin Andersson and Per Thulin, "Human Capital Sorting: The "When" and "Who" of the Sorting of Educated Workers to Urban Regions". Journal of Regional Science. Accepted September 2017

Elinder, Mikael and Lovisa Persson, "House Price Responses to a National Property Tax Reform". Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization. Accepted September 2017

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

Ferguson, Shon and Rikard Forslid, "Sizing Up the Impact of Embassies on Exports". Scandinavian Journal of Economics. Accepted August 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

Bjørnskov, Christian and Stefan Voigt, "The Architecture of Emergency Constitutions". International Journal of Constitutional Law. Accepted August 2017

Chen, Ying-Ju, Yves Zenou and Junjie Zhou, "Multiple Activities in Networks". American Economic Journal: Microeconomics. Accepted July 2017

Persson, Petra, "Attention Manipulation and Information Overload". Behavioural Public Policy. Accepted July 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, "The Hayek–Friedman Hypothesis on the Press: Is There an Association between Economic Freedom and Press Freedom?". Journal of Institutional Economics. Accepted July 2017

Gärtner, Manja, Johanna Möllerström and David Seim, "Individual Risk Preferences and the Demand for Redistribution". Journal of Public Economics. Accepted June 2017

Blix, Mårten, "Reform of the Welfare State or Dreams about Universal Basic Income?". IPPR Progressive Review. Accepted June 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

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

Svensson, Roger, "The Threats Against Innovation-Based Growth in the EU". Accepted May 2017

Bakardjieva Engelbrekt, Antonina, Anna Michalski, Niklas Nilsson and Lars Oxelheim, "The EU and the Growing Number of Complex Security Threats". 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

Elinder, Mikael, Sebastian Escobar and Ingel Petré, "Consequences of a Price Incentive on Free Riding and Electric Energy Consumption". PNAS. Accepted March 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

Bakardjieva Engelbrekt, Antonina, Niklas Bremberg, Anna Michalski and Lars Oxelheim, "Trust in the European Union: What Is It and How Does It Matter?". Accepted March 2017

Bergh, Andreas, "Is Migration Threatening Social Trust in Europe?". 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

Dal Bó, Ernesto, Frederico Finan, Olle Folke, Torsten Persson and Johanna Rickne, "Who Becomes a Politician?". Quarterly Journal of Economics. Accepted January 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

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, Edson Pinheiro de Lima, Sergio da Costa, Jannis Angelis and Rosana Mattioda, "Framing Maturity Based on sustainable Operations Management Principles". International Journal of Production Economics. Accepted January 2017

Persson, Petra and Maya Rossin-Slater, "Family Ruptures, Stress, and the Mental Health of the Next Generation". American Economic Review. Accepted January 2017

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Martin Ljunge, IFN, is the author of a chapter, "Trust promotes health: addressing reverse causality by studying children of immigrants", in a new book edited by Sherman Folland and Eric Nauenberg. The cutting edge of research is presented, covering the ever-expanding social capital field.

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