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Assar Lindbeck is Professor Emeritus at the IIES.

Five most cited works (Google Scholar):

  • Balanced-budget Redistribution as the Outcome of Political Competition, Public Choice, 52:3, 1987 (with Jörgen W. Weibull).
  • Wage Setting, Unemployment, and Insider-outsider Relations, American Economic Review, 76:2, 1986 (with Dennis Snower).
  • Social Norms and Economic Incentives in the Welfare State, Quarterly Journal of Economics, 114:1, 1999 (with Sten Nuberg and Jörgen W. Weibull).
  • Stabilization Policy in Open Economies with Endogenous Politicians, American Economic Review, 66:2, 1976.
  • The Gains from Pension Reform, Journal of Economic Literature, 41:1, March 2003 (with Mats Persson).