Publications

1990
Alesina, Alberto, and Alex Cukierman. 1990. “The Politics of Ambiguity.” The Quarterly Journal of Economics 105: 829-50.
1989
Alesina, Alberto. 1989. “Global Macroeconomics.” Journal of International Economics 26: 396-99.
Alesina, Alberto. 1989. “The Problems of a European Central Bank.” A European Central Bank?, edited by De M Cecco and A Giovannini. Cambridge University Press and CEPR.
Alesina, Alberto. 1989. “Comments on "Alternative Models of Political Business Cycles" by W.D. Nordhaus.” Brookings Papers on Economic Activity 2: 50-56.
Alesina, Alberto. 1989. “Politics and Business Cycles in Industrial Democracies.” Economic Policy 8: 55-98.

Spanish translation in Estudios Economicos, Madrid, 1991. Reprinted in Paul Whiteley (ed.) Economic Policy, Edward Elgar Pub. 1998, Vol.II 66-106; and in P.N. Junankar (ed.) The Economics of Unemployment, Edward Elgar Pub. UK, 1998.

Alesina, Alberto, and Howard Rosenthal. 1989. “Partisan Cycles in Congressional Elections and the Macroeconomy.” American Political Science Review 83 (2): 373-98.

Reprinted in J. Silbey (ed.), The Congress of the United States, 1789-1989, Carlson Publishing Inc., 1991. Japanese translation in Public Choice Studies, Spring 1990, 15:5-17.

Alesina, Alberto, and Guido Tabellini. 1989. “External Debt, Capital Flight and Political Risk.” Journal of International Economics 27: 199-220.

Spanish translation in Estudios Economicos, Fall 1989, 4:237-60.

1988
Alesina, Alberto. 1988. “Alternative Monetary Regimes.” Journal of Monetary Economics 21: 175-83.
Alesina, Alberto. 1988. “The End of Large Public Debts.” High Public Debt: The Italian Experience, edited by F Giavazzi and L Spaventa. Cambridge University Press and CEPR.
Alesina, Alberto, and Jeffrey Sachs. 1988. “Political Parties and the Business Cycle in the United States, 1948-1984.” Journal of Money Credit and Banking 20: 63-82.
Alesina, Alberto, and Guido Tabellini. 1988. “Credibility and Politics.” European Economic Review 32: 542-50.
Alesina, Alberto. 1988. “Macroeconomics and Politics.” NBER Macroeconomic Annual, 13-52. Cambridge, MA: MIT Press.
Alesina, Alberto. 1988. “Credibility and Policy Convergence in a Two-party System with Rational Voters.” American Economic Review 78: 796-806.
Alesina, Alberto, and Vittorio Grilli. 1988. “Can Speculative Attacks on EMS Currencies Be Avoided?” Il Giornale degli Economisti 47: 537-44.
Alesina, Alberto, and Stephen Spear. 1988. “An Overlapping Generation Model of Electoral Competition.” Journal of Public Economics 37: 359-79.
1987

International Monetary Fund Working Paper

Alesina, Alberto. 1987. “Economics of Worldwide Stagflation.” Il Giornale degli Economisti February.
Alesina, Alberto. 1987. “Rules, Discretion and Reputation in a Two-Party System.” Il Giornale degli Economisti 46: 3-27.
Alesina, Alberto. 1987. “Macroeconomic Policy in a Two-Party System as a Repeated Game.” The Quarterly Journal of Economics 102: 651-78.

Reprinted in T. Persson and G. Tabellini, (eds.), Monetary and Fiscal Policy, MIT Press, 1994 and D.Mueller (eds.), The Economics of Politics Edward Elgar Publishing Co. London UK, 2001.

Alesina, Alberto, and Guido Tabellini. 1987. “Rules and Discretion with Non-coordinated Monetary and Fiscal Policy.” Economic Inquiry 25: 619-30.

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