320. Approaches to Partnerships Causing Asymmetries Between Japan and the West

Thomas Andersson

319. Explaining Cross-Country Variation in Nationalization Frequencies

Thomas Andersson and Kurt Brännäs

318. International Support for Brazilian Forests? An Evaluation of Project "Floram"

Thomas Andersson

317. The Impact of Financial and Social Capital on Performance

Eva M. Meyerson

316. Team Composition and External Network

Eva M. Meyerson

315. Recruitment Procedures and Team Composition

Eva M. Meyerson

314. Ownership Structure and Recruitment Procedures

Eva M. Meyerson

313. Explaining the Termination of Nationalizations in the Late 1970s

Thomas Andersson and Kurt Brännäs

312. East Asian Development and Japanese Direct Investment

Thomas Andersson and Staffan Burenstam Linder

311. The Role of Technological Progress and Economic Competence in Economic Growth: A Micro-to-Macro Analysis

Bo Carlsson and Erol Taymaz

310. Learning Through Short-Run Macroeconomic Forecasts in a Micro-to- Macro Model

Mikhail Antonov and Georgi Trofimov

309. The Perils of Peer Review in Economics and Other Sciences

Stefan Fölster

308. Accounting for Macroeconomic Influences on the Firm

Lars Oxelheim and Clas Wihlborg

307. Agricultural Pricing and Growth

Christina Hartler

306. The Micro Frustrations of Privatizing Eastern Europe

Gunnar Eliasson

305. Employment Contracts as a Screening Device in an Institutional Setting

Eugenia Kazamaki Ottersten

304. Svenska multinationella företag och produktiviteten

Birgitta Swedenborg

303. Svenska underleverantörer och småföretag i det nya Europa

Pontus Braunerhjelm

302. Cost Reducing Innovations and Endogenous Spillovers

Sten Nyberg

301a. Arbetet, dess betydelse, dess innehåll, dess kvalitet och dess ersättning

Gunnar Eliasson

301b. Arbetets kvalitet och ersättning

Gunnar Eliasson

300. An Indirect Approach to Measuring Productivity in Private Services

Erik Mellander

299. Wage Fairness and International Trade Theory and Policy

Jonas Agell and Per Lundborg

298. Efficient Institutions for Ownership and Allocation of Capital

Pavel Pelikan

297. Productivity Deceleration when Technical Change Accelerate

Thomas Lindh

Leif Johansens short run macro production function is used to explore the conditions for a productivity slowdown to take place simultaneously with an accelerated technical change in production. A capacity distribution such that the supply curve is concave…

296. Flexible Automation in the U.S. Engineering Industries

Erol Taymaz

295. The Impact of Trade Unions on the Diffusion of Technology: The Case of NC Machine Tools

Erol Taymaz

294. The Nature and Importance of Economic Competence

Bo Carlsson and Gunnar Eliasson

293. Statistical Dynamics and Economics

Richard H. Day and Giulio Pianigiani

292. The Telephone Use in Sweden and Its Sensitivity to Prices

Kent Rune Sjöholm

291. Job Amenity and the Incidence of Double Work

Per Lundborg

Interdisciplinary European Studies

The European Union and the Return of the Nation State


This book explores the complex and ever-changing relationship between the European Union and its member states. The recent surge in tension in this relationship has been prompted by the actions of some member state governments as they question fundamental EU values and principles and refuse to implement common decisions seemingly on the basis of narrowly defined national interests.

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