Academic

Tino Sanandaji

Institute for Economic and Business History Research

P.O. Box 55665
SE-102 15 Stockholm Sweden

tino.sanandaji [at] hhs.se

Curriculum Vitae

  • PhD in Public Policy, University of Chicago
    Harris School of Public Policy Studies, 2011
  • MA in Economics, University of Chicago
    Department of Economics, 2006
  • MSc in Economics and Business Administration Stockholm of Economics, 2003

Research Articles in English

“Identifying the effect of college education on business and employment survival” (with Andrea Asoni), Small Business Economics 46, no 2 (2016): 311–324

“Owner-Level Taxes and Business Activity” (with Magnus Henrekson), Foundations and Trends in Entrepreneurship 12, no 1 (2016): 1–94 [in press]

“Small business activity does not measure entrepreneurship” (with Magnus Henrekson), Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 111, no 5 (2014): 1760–1765

“The international mobility of billionaires,” Small Business Economics 42, no 2 (2014): 329–338

“Taxation and the quality of entrepreneurship” (with Andrea Asoni), Journal of Economics 113, no 2 (2014): 101–123

“Billionaires” (with Peter T Leeson), Industrial and Corporate Change 22, no 1 (2013): 313–337

“Poverty and Causality,” Critical Review 24, no 1 (2012): 51–59

“Entrepreneurship and the theory of taxation” (with Magnus Henrekson), Small Business Economics 37, no 2 (2011): 167–185

“Fiscal Illusion and Fiscal Obfuscation” (with Björn Wallace), Independent Review 16, no 2 (2011): 237–246

“The interaction of entrepreneurship and institutions” (with Magnus Henrekson), Journal of Institutional Economics 7, no 01 (2011): 47–75

“Review of The Microtheory of Innovative Entrepreneurship, by William J. Baumol” (with Magnus Henrekson), Journal of Economic Literature 48, no 3 (2010): 769–774

Books and Reports

“The Psychology of the Entrepreneur and the Gender Gap in Entrepreneurship” (with Ola Bengtsson and Magnus Johannesson), in Gender and Entrepreneurial Activity, edited by Albert N Link, Cheltenham: Edward Elgar, 2016 [in press]

“Superentrepreneurship and global imbalances: closing Europe’s gap to other industrialized regions” (with Magnus Henrekson), in The EU’s Role in Fighting Global Imbalances, edited by Antonina Bakardjieva Engelbrekt, Moa Mårtensson, Lars Oxelheim, and Thomas Persson, 58–88, Cheltenham: Edward Elgar Publishing, 2015.

Företagsskattekommittén och entreprenörskapet – en kommentar till företagsskattekommitténs arbete med utgångspunkt i effekterna på entreprenörskapet i Sverige (edited by Arvid Malm), Näringspolitiskt forum rapport #10, Stockholm: Entreprenörskapsforum, 2014

“Företagandets förutsättningar – en ESO-rapport om den svenska ägarbeskattningen” (with Magnus Henrekson), Rapport till Expertgruppen för studier i offentlig ekonomi 2014:3, Stockholm: Ministry of Finance and Fritzes, 2014

“Kapitalskatter och företagande: Expertrapport till Företagsskattekommittén” (with Magnus Henrekson), in Neutral bolagsskatt – för ökad effektivitet och stabilitet: Företagsskattekommitténs slutbetänkande, SOU 2014:40, 673–734, Stockholm: Ministry of Finance and Fritzes, 2014

“Beskattning av personaloptioner och innovativt entreprenörskap: Expertrapport till Företagsskattekommittén” (with Magnus Henrekson), in Neutral bolagsskatt – för ökad effektivitet och stabilitet: Företagsskattekommitténs slutbetänkande, SOU 2014:40, 735–766, Stockholm: Ministry of Finance and Fritzes, 2014

“Superentreprenörskap och de globala obalanserna” (with Magnus Henrekson), in EU och de globala obalanserna: Europaperspektiv 2014, edited by Antonina Bakardjieva Engelbrekt, Lars Oxelheim, and Thomas Persson, 81–108, Stockholm: Santérus Förlag, 2014

SuperEntrepreneurs – and how your country can get them (with Nima Sanandaji), Surrey: Centre for Policy Studies, 2014

“Miljardärentreprenörer – ett alternativt empiriskt mått,” in Institutioner och incitament för innovation: Entreprenöriella vägval för svensk tillväxt, edited by Pontus Braunerhjelm, 85–103, Stockholm: Entreprenörskapsforum, 2013

Institutional Entrepreneurship: The International Library of Entrepreneurship series (edited with Magnus Henrekson), Northampton, MA: Edward Elgar Publishing, 2012

“The evidence in The Spirit Level that increased income equality is responsible for an extremely wide range of social goods is not credible” (with Arvid Malm and Nima Sanandaji), in The Single Income Tax: Final report of the 2020 Tax Commission, 238–245, London: The TaxPayers’ Alliance, 2012

Fördelning av tid och inkomst (with Nima Sanandaji and Fabian Wallen), Stockholm: Svenskt Näringsliv, 2010

Ägarbeskattningen och företagandet: Om skatteteorin och den svenska policydiskussionen (with Magnus Henrekson), Stockholm: SNS Förlag, 2004

Research Articles in Swedish

“Påverkar skatter på ägarnivån företags och företagares beteende?” (with Magnus Henrekson), Ekonomisk Debatt 42, no 7 (2014): 45–55

“Optioner, beskattning och innovativt entreprenörskap” (with Magnus Henrekson), Ekonomisk Debatt 40, no 5 (2012): 30–43

“William J. Baumols senaste försök att slå broar mellan entreprenörskapsforskningen och nationalekonomins huvudfåra” (with Magnus Henrekson), Ekonomiska Samfundets Tidskrift 63, no 3 (2010): 191–199

“Fel att missgynna förmögenhetsbildning i egnahem,” Ekonomisk debatt 36, no 1 (2008): 63–66

“Nya perspektiv på fastighetsskatten,” Ekonomisk debatt 35, no 7 (2007): 5–17

“Platt skatt – effektivare skatter kan bli dyrbara,” Ekonomisk debatt 34, no 2 (2006): 40–46

Working Papers

“The role of entrepreneurship in rising wealth and income inequality” (with Arvid Malm), CESIS Electronic Working Paper Series, no 398 (2015)

“Colonial Heritage, Culture and Economic Development” (with Andrea Asoni), Working paper, 2015

“Taxes or Luther? The historical roots of work ethic and hours worked in Europe and the United States” (with Andrea Asoni), Working paper, 2015

“Historical roots of life expectancy, a comparison of U.S. census ancestry groups” (with Peter Savelyev), Working paper, 2015

“Rich Man’s War, Poor Man’s Fight? Socio-economic Representativeness in the Modern Military” (with Andrea Asoni), IFN Working Paper, no 965 (2013)