Working Paper No. 47

Oil Prices and Economic Stability: The Macroeconomic Impact of Oil Price Shocks on the Swedish Economy

Published: 1981Pages: 10Keywords: Oil dependence; oil price shocks; energy taxation; macroeconomic simulation models;

Oil Prices and Economic Stability: The Macroeconomic Impact of Oil Price Shocks on the Swedish Economy Bengt-Christer Ysander


In these simulation experiments for the Swedish economy, the impact of a future oil price shock was measured in terms of the stabilization policies required, and the possibility was evaluated of insuring against such price shocks by way of a gradually increasing oil tax.

Integrating Immigrants into the Nordic Labour Markets

An Overall Perspective

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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. 

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