Top publications by UCLS researchers

Aggeborn, L. and M. Öhman (forthcoming) “The Effects of Fluoride in the Drinking Water.” Journal of Political Economy

Danyiger, R., K-O. Lindgren, P. Nyman, and K. Vernby (forthcoming) “Candidate Supply is Not a Barrier to Immigrant Representation.” American Journal of Political Science.  

Landais, C., A. Nekoei, P. Nilsson, D. Seim, and J. Spinnewijn (forthcoming) “Risk-based Selection in Unemployment Insurance: Evidence and Implications.” American Economic Review

Grönqvist, H., P. Nilsson and P-O Robling (2020) “Understanding How Low Levels of Early Lead Exposure Affect Children's Life-Trajectories.” Journal of Political Economy, 128(9).

Broer T, N-J Harbo Hansen, P Krusell  and E Öberg (2020) “The New Keynesian Transmission Mechanism: A Heterogeneous-Agent Perspective” The Review of Economic Studies, 87(1): 77–101. 

Almond, D., H. Li, S. Zhang (2019) “Land Reform and Sex Selection in China.” Journal of Political Economy, 127(2): 560-585.  

Karadja, M. and E. Prawitz (2019) “Exit, Voice and Political Change: Evidence from Swedish Mass Migration to the United States.” Journal of Political Economy, 127(4): 1864-1925. 

Saez, E., B. Schoefer, and D. Seim (2019) “Payroll Taxes, Firm Behavior, and Rent Sharing: Evidence from a Young Workers' Tax Cut in Sweden.”, American Economic Review, 109(5): 1717-1763. 

Lindgren, K-O., S. Oskarsson, and M. Persson (2019) “Enhancing Electoral Equality: Can Education Compensate for Family Background Differences in Voting Participation”, American Political Science Review, 113(1): 108-122.

Fredriksson P, L Hensvik and ON Skans (2018)
“Mismatch of Talent: Evidence on Match Quality, Entry Wages, and Job Mobility.” American Economic Review, 108(11): 3303-3338.

Kolsrud, J., Landais, C., Nilsson, J Peter and Spinnewijn, J. (2018)
“The Optimal Timing of Unemployment Benefits: Theory and Evidence from Sweden.” American Economic Review, 108(4): 985-1033. 

Solis, Alex (2017)
“Credit Access and College Enrollment.” Journal of Political Economy, 125(2): 562-622.

Lindgren, Karl-Oskar, Oskarsson, Sven and Dawes, C. (2017)
"Can Political Inequalities Be Educated Away? Evidence from a Large-scale Reform." American Journal of Political Science, 61(1): 222-236.

Nilsson, J Peter (2017)
“Alcohol Availability, Prenatal Conditions, and Long-term Economic Outcomes.” Journal of Political Economy, 125(4): 1149-1207.

Dal Bó E., Folke, Olle, Finan, F., Persson, T. and Rickne, Johanna (2017)
“Who Becomes a Politician” Quarterly Journal of Economics, 132(4): 1877–1914.

Besley T., Folke, Olle, Persson, T. and Rickne, Johanna (2017)
“Gender Quotas and the Crisis of the Mediocre Man: Theory and Evidence from Sweden.” American Economic Review, 107(8): 2204–2242

Folke, Olle, Persson, T. and Rickne, Johanna (2016)
“The Primary Effect: Preference Votes and Political Promotions.” American Political Science Review, 110(3): 559-578.

Eriksson, Stefan and Rooth, D-O. (2014)
“Do Employers Use Unemployment as a Sorting Criterion When Hiring? Evidence from a Field Experiment.” American Economic Review, 104(3): 1014-1039.

Kramarz, Francis and Nordström Skans, Oskar (2014)
“When Strong Ties are Strong: Family Networks and Youth Labor Market Entry.” Review of Economics Studies, 81(3): 1164–1200.

Figlio D., Guryan, J., Karbownik, Krzysztof and Roth, J. (2014)
“The effects of poor neonatal health on children's cognitive development.” American Economic Review, 104(12): 3921-3955.

Dawes, C., Cesarini, D., Fowler, J., Johannesson, M., Magnusson, P., Oskarsson, Sven (2014)
“The Relationship between Genes, Psychological Traits, and Political Participation.” American Journal of Political Science, 58(4): 888-903.

Cesarini, D., Johannesson, M., Oskarsson, Sven (2014)
“Pre-Birth Factors, Post-Birth Factors, and Voting: Evidence from Swedish Adoption Data.” American Political Science Review, 108(1): 71-87.

Vernby, Kåre (2013)
“Inclusion and Public Policy: Evidence from Sweden’s Introduction of Noncitizen Suffrage.” American Journal of Political Science, 57(1): 15–29.

Fredriksson, Peter, Öckert, Björn and Oosterbeek, H. (2013)
“Long-term Effects of Class Size.” Quarterly Journal of Economics, 128(1): 249–285.

Dahlberg, Matz, Edmark, Karin and Lundqvist, Helene (2012)
“Ethnic Diversity and Preferences for Redistribution.” Journal of Political Economy, 120(1): 41–76.

Carlsson, Mikael and Nordström Skans, Oskar (2012)
“Evaluating Micro-foundations for Aggregate Price Rigidities: Evidence from Matched Firm-Level Data on Product Prices and Unit Labor Cost.” American Economic Review, 102(4): 1571–1595.