Lars Ljungqvist

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Lars Ljungqvist
Born (1959-05-12) May 12, 1959 (age 58)
Nationality Swedish
Institution Stockholm School of Economics
New York University
Field Macroeconomics
Alma mater University of Minnesota
Stockholm School of Economics
Neil Wallace

Lars Ljungqvist (born May 12, 1959) is a Swedish economist[1] probably best known as the author of Recursive Macroeconomic Theory, a standard graduate level textbook of modern macroeconomics, with Thomas J. Sargent.

Ljungqvist is a macro economist with seminal papers on labour: European unemployment, wage structures, information asymmetries and international trade. He held teaching positions at SUNY and was senior economist at Fed Reserve Bank of Chicago.

He is seasonal visiting professor at New York University where he lectures the macro PhD and MBA courses at Stern, and permanent Professor at Stockholm School of Economics.

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