Selected Articles

“Vladimir Putin Back in the Kremlin: Time to Forget about Russian Modernization?” (in Chinese), Russian Studies, no. 2.

“Rents, Rights and Service: Boyar Economic and the Putin Transition,” Problems of Post-Communism, vol. 55, no. 4, 2008.

“Such a Beautiful Dream: How Russia did not become a Market Economy,” Russian Review, vol. 67, no. 2, 2008.

“Professor Gerschenkron Goes to Brussels: Russian Catch-up Economics and the Common European Space,” European Journal of Comparative Economics, vol. 3, no. 1, 2006.

“Vladimir the Great, Grand Prince of Muscovy: Resurrecting the Russian Service State,” Europe-Asia Studies, vol. 58, no. 5, 2006.

“Can They Go back and Fix it? Reflections on Some Historical Roots of Russia’s Economic Troubles,” Acta Slavica Iaponica, Tomus XX, 2003.

“Can Property Rights be Protected by Law?,” East European Constitutional Review, vol. 10, no 1, 2001.

“Property without Rights: Dimensions of Russian Privatization,” Europe-Asia Studies, vol. 53, no. 2, 2001.

“Russia and the IMF: A Sordid Tale of Moral Hazard,” Demokratizatsiya, vol. 9, no. 1, 2001.

“Will the Russian Economy Revive under Putin?,” Problems of Post-Communism, vol. 48, no. 2, 2001.

“Path Dependence in Russian Policy Making: Constraints on Putin’s Economic Choice,” Post-Communist Economies, vol. 12, no. 4, 2000.

“Russia’s Oligarchs Stole the State Machinery,” Transition, vol. 10, no. 4, 1999.

“Does Palermo Represent the Future for Moscow?,” Journal of Public Policy, vol. 16, no. 2, 1996 (with Niclas Sundström).

“The Russian Economy after Systemic Change,” Europe-Asia Studies, vol. 48, no. 6, 1996 (with Niclas Sundström).

“The Attraction of Extraction: Three Cases of State versus Peasantry,” Scandia, no. 1, 1989 (with Mats Lundahl and Carl Hampus Lyttkens).

Perestroika in Soviet Agriculture,” Nordic Journal for Soviet and East European Studies, no. 2, 1989.

“Exit, Voice and Loyalty – Soviet Style,” Coexistence, vol. 26, no. 2.

“Soviet Union: The Anomaly of Private-Cum-Socialist Agriculture,” American Journal of Agricultural Economics, vol. 70, no. 2.

“Agricultural Credit in Tanzania – A Peasant Perspective,” Savings and Development, vol. 11, no. 4 (with Mats Lundahl, Haidari Amani and Lucian Msambichaka).

“Die polnische Dauerkrise,” Osteuropa, vol. 38, no. 5 (with Kristian Gerner).

“Emergency Considerations in Swedish Agriculture: A Retrospective Look,” European Review of Agricultural Economics, no. 1, 1986 (with Mats Lundahl).

“Soviet Agricultural Policy and the Myth of the Private Plot,” Nordic Journal for Soviet and East European Studies, no. 4, 1984 (with Harald Ståhlberg).

“Andropov’s Agricultural Policy: Three Dead Ends,” Nordic Journal for Soviet and East European Studies, no. 2, 1984.

“Linking Efforts and Rewards: the Zveno System of Collective Farming,” Economics of Planning, no. 2, 1982 (with Mats Lundahl).