Publications

1993
Alesina, Alberto, Gerald Cohen, and Nouriel Roubini. 1993. “Electoral Business Cycles in Industrial Democracies.” European Journal of Political Economy 9: 1-24.
Alesina, Alberto, John Londregan, and Howard Rosenthal. 1993. “A Model of the Political Economy of the United States.” American Political Science Review 87: 12-33.

Reprinted in Paul Peretz (ed.), The Politics of American Economic Policy Making, Second Edition, 1996, Sharpe Publishing.

Alesina, Alberto, and Lawrence Summers. 1993. “Central Bank Independence and Macroeconomic Performance: Some Comparative Evidence.” Journal of Money, Credit and Banking 25: 151-62.
Alesina, Alberto, and Vittorio Grilli. 1993. “On the Feasibility of a One-Speed or a Multi-Speed European Monetary Union.” Economics and Politics 5: 145-66.
1992
Alesina, Alberto, and Philippe Weil. 1992. “Menus of Linear Income Tax Schedules”.

NBER Working Paper No. 3968

Alesina, Alberto, and Vittorio Grilli. 1992. “The European Central Bank: Reshaping Monetary Politics in Europe.” Establishing a Central Bank: Issues in Europe and Lessons from the U.S., edited by M Canzoneri, V Grilli, and P Masson, 43-77. Cambridge University Press.

Reprinted in T. Persson and G. Tabellini (eds.), Monetary and Fiscal Policy, M.I.T. Press, 1994.

Alesina, Alberto, and Dani Rodrik. 1992. “Distribution, Political Conflict and Economic Growth: A Simple Theory and Some Empirical Evidence.” The Political Economy of Business Cycles and Growth, edited by A Cukierman, Z Hercovitz, and L Leiderman. Cambridge, MA: MIT Press.
Alesina, Alberto, Gerald Cohen, and Nouriel Roubini. 1992. “Macroeconomic Policy and Elections in OECD Democracies.” Economics and Politics 4: 1-30.

Reprinted in A. Cukierman, Z. Hercovitz and L. Leiderman (eds.), The Political Economy of Business Cycles and Growth, Cambridge: M.I.T. Press, 1992.

Alesina, Alberto, and Guido Tabellini. 1992. “Positive and Normative Theories of Public Debt and Inflation in a Historical Perspective.” European Economic Review 36: 337-44.
Alesina, Alberto, and Nouriel Roubini. 1992. “Political Cycles in OECD Economies.” Review of Economic Studies 59: 663-88.

Reprinted in T. Persson and G. Tabellini, (eds), Monetary and Fiscal Policy, M.I.T. Press, 1994.

Alesina, Alberto, Mark de Broeck, Allessandro Prati, and Guido Tabellini. 1992. “Default Risk on Government Debt in OECD Countries.” Economic Policy 15: 427-63.
1991
Alesina, Alberto, Morris Fiorina, and Howard Rosenthal. 1991. “Why Are There So Many Divided Senate Delegations?”.

NBER Working Paper No. 3663

Alesina, Alberto. 1991. “The Political-Economy of Populism.” The Macroeconomics of Populism in Latin America, edited by R Dornbusch and S Edwards, 40-43. University of Chicago Press and NBER.
Alesina, Alberto. 1991. “Evaluating Rational Partisan Theory: A Response.” Economics and Politics 3: 63-72.
Alesina, Alberto, David Gruen, and Matthew Jones. 1991. “Fiscal Adjustment, the Real Exchange Rate and Australia's External Balance.” Australian Economic Review 95: 38-51.
Alesina, Alberto, and Allan Drazen. 1991. “Why are Stabilizations Delayed?” American Economic Review 81: 1170-1188.

Reprinted in T. Persson and G. Tabellini, (eds), Monetary and Fiscal Policy, M.I.T. Press, 1994 and in F. Sturzenegger and M. Tommasi (eds.), The Political Economy of Reform, MIT Press, 1998, pp. 77-103.

Politics and Economics in the 1980s
Alesina, Alberto, and Geoffrey Carliner. 1991. Politics and Economics in the 1980s. University of Chicago Press and NBER. Publisher's Version

Editor and author of Introduction

1990
Alesina, Alberto, Alessandro Prati, and Guido Tabellini. 1990. “Public Confidence and Debt Management: A Model and a Case Study of Italy.” Public Debt Management: Theory and History, edited by R Dornbusch and M Draghi, 94-124. Cambridge University Press and CEPR.
Alesina, Alberto, and Guido Tabellini. 1990. “Voting on the Budget Deficit.” American Economic Review 80: 37-49.

Reprinted in T. Persson and G. Tabellini, (eds.), Monetary and Fiscal Policy, M.I.T. Press, 1994.

Alesina, Alberto, and Guido Tabellini. 1990. “A Positive Theory of Fiscal Deficits and Government Debt.” Review of Economic Studies 57: 403-14.

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