35. 70-talet och sedan?

Bo Axell

34. Imperfect Information Equilibrium, Existence, Configuration and Stability

Bo Axell

In this paper we examine the stability properties of price dispersion equi1ibrium in a market where individuals and firms have to make efforts to collect information about the prices charged by firms and demand resulting from consumer behavior. The…

33. The Demand for Energy in Swedish Manufacturing

Joyce M. Dargay

32. Valutaregleringen och direkta investeringar

Birgitta Swedenborg

31. Taxes and Market Instability

Bengt-Christer Ysander

Working Paper No. 31 is published as "Taxes and Market Instability" (author: Bengt-Christer Ysander), in Gunnar Eliasson and Jan Södersten (eds.), Business Taxation, Finance and Firm Behavior - Proceedings of a Symposium at IUI, Stockholm,…

30. Relief Work and Grant Displacement in Sweden

Edward M. Gramlich and Bengt-Christer Ysander

29. A Procedure for Testing the Signalling Hypothesis

James W. Albrecht

This paper develops a procedure for testing the signaling hypothesis as advanced by Spence, et. al. The approach used is to examine directly the question of whether employers use education for purely informational purposes in their hiring decisions. An…

28. How Changes in Labor Demand Affects Unemployed Workers

Kenneth Burdett

27. Crises, Inflation and Relative Prices in Sweden 1913-1977

Märtha Josefsson and Johan Örtengren

26. The West European Steel Industry – Structure and Competitiveness in Historical Perspective

Bo Carlsson

25. On Unexplained Price Differences

Bo Axell

24. The Duration of Unemployment and Unexpected Inflation – An Empirical Analysis

Anders Björklund and Bertil Holmlund

23. Förändrad tillverkningsorganisation och dess återverkningar på kapitalbildningen: En studie vid ASEA

Sam Nilsson

Integrating Immigrants into the Nordic Labour Markets

An Overall Perspective


Denmark, Finland, Norway and Sweden face similar problems of integrating large groups of immigrants, especially low-educated ones from outside the EU, into their labour markets. In this volume, edited by Lars Calmfors, IFN, and Nora Sánchez Gassen in cooperation with researchers from across the Nordic Region analyse how labour market integration of immigrants can be promoted. 

About the book


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