Research

Refereed Journal Articles

Fixed Wage Contracts and Monetary Non-Neutrality, forthcoming, American Economic Journal: Macroeconomics. (with Maria Björklund and Oskar Nordström Skans).

(latest version January 2018)


Microdata Evidence on the Empirical Importance of Selection Effects in Menu-Cost Models, 2017, Journal of Money, Credit and Banking, 49, 1803-1830.

(published version)


Wage Adjustment and Productivity Shocks, 2016, Economic Journal, 126, 1739-1773. (with Julián Messina and Oskar Nordström Skans)

(published version )


Labor Market Frictions and Optimal Steady-State Inflation, 2016, Journal of Monetary Economics, 78, 67-79 . (with Andreas Westermark)

(published version)


Product Market Imperfections and Employment Dynamics, 2013, Oxford Economic Papers, 65, 447-470. (with Stefan Eriksson and Nils Gottfries)

(published version)

Evaluating Microfoundations for Aggregate Price Rigidities: Evidence from Matched Firm-Level Data on Product Prices and Unit Labor Cost, 2012, American Economic Review, 102, 1571-1595. (with Oskar Nordström Skans)

(published version)

The New Keynesian Phillips Curve and Staggered Price and Wage Determination in a Model with Firm-Specific Labor, 2011, Journal of Economic Dynamics and Control, 35, 579-603. (with Andreas Westermark)

(published version)

Monetary Policy under Downward Nominal Wage Rigidity, 2008, B.E. Journal of Macroeconomics, 8, Iss. 1 (Advances), Article 28. (with Andreas Westermark)

(published version)

Production Function Residuals, VAR Technology Shocks, and Hours Worked: Evidence From Industry Data, 2007, Economics Letters, 96, 259-263. (with Annika Alexius)

(published version)

Investment and Uncertainty: A Theory-Based Empirical Approach, 2007, Oxford Bulletin of Economics and Statistics, 69, 603-617.

(published version)

Technology Shocks and the Labor-Input Response: Evidence from Firm-Level Data, 2007, Journal of Money, Credit and Banking, 39, 1509-1520. (with Jon Smedsaas)

(published version)

Measures of Technology and the Business Cycle, 2005, Review of Economics and Statistics, 87, 299-307. (with Annika Alexius)

(published version)

Capital Adjustment Patterns in Swedish Manufacturing Firms: What Model do they Suggest?, 2005, Economic Journal, 115, 969-986. (with Stefan Laséen)

(published version)

Measures of Technology and the Short-run Response to Technology Shocks, 2003, Scandinavian Journal of Economics, 105, 555-579.

(published version)

Books

Macroeconomic Fluctuations and Firm Dynamics: Technology, Production and Capital Formation, 2002, Economic Studies No. 68, Department of Economics, Uppsala University. (Ph.D. thesis)

Other Publications

Monetary Policy and Unemployment: A Conceptual Review, 2012, Sveriges Riksbank Economic Review, 2012:3, 32-52.

(published version)

Understanding Productivity Growth, 2009, Economic Commentaries, No. 1, Sveriges Riksbank. (with Björn Andersson, Susanto Basu and John Fernald)

(published version)

Unpublished Work

Wage Flexibility in a Unionized Economy with Stable Wage Dispersion, 2017, National Institute of Economic Research Working Paper Series No. 149.

(with Iida Häkkinen Skans and Oskar Nordström Skans)

(working paper version)


Endogenous Separations, Wage Rigidities and Employment, 2016, Working Paper No. 2016:12, Department of Economics, Uppsala University. Also Sveriges Riksbank Working Paper Series No. 326. (with Andreas Westermark).

(working paper version) (latest version August 2018)


Markups from Inventory Data and Export Intensity, 2016, Working Paper No. 2016:9, Department of Economics, Uppsala University.

(with Teodora Borota Milicevic).

(working paper version) (latest version November 2017)


Firm-Level Shocks and Labor Flows, 2017.

(with Julián Messina and Oskar Nordström Skans).

Resubmission invited by Economic Journal.

Previously circulated as: Firm-Level Shocks and Labor Adjustments, 2014, Uppsala Center for Labor Studies, Working Paper 2014:13.

(working paper version) (latest version August 2017)