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Patrik Karpaty

Title: Senior Lecturer School/office: Örebro University School of Business


Phone: +46 19 301196, +46 709 148009

Room: N4006

Patrik Karpaty
Research subject Research environments


Articles in journals |  Books |  Chapters in books |  Conference papers |  Doctoral theses, comprehensive summaries |  Manuscripts |  Other |  Reports | 

Articles in journals

Andersson, L. , Karpaty, P. & Savsin, S. (2017). Labour Demand, Offshoring and Inshoring: Evidence from Swedish Firm-level Data. The World Economy, 40 (2), 240-274.
Andersson, L. , Karpaty, P. & Savsin, S. (2016). Firm-level effects of offshoring of materials and services on relative labor demand. Review of World Economics, 152 (2), 321-350.
Karpaty, P. & Tingvall, P. G. (2015). Offshoring and Home Country R&D. The World Economy, 38 (4), 655-676.
Karpaty, P. & Gustavsson Tingvall, P. (2015). Service offshoring and corruption: Do Firms Escape Corrupt Countries?. Journal of Industry, Competition and Trade, 15 (4), 363-381.
Bandick, R. , Goerg, H. & Karpaty, P. (2014). Foreign Acquisitions, Domestic Multinationals, and R&D. Scandinavian Journal of Economics, 116 (4), 1091-1115.
Karpaty, P. & Kneller, R. (2011). Demonstration or congestion?: Export spillovers in Sweden. Review of World Economics, 147 (1), 109-130.
Bandick, R. & Karpaty, P. (2011). Employment effects of foreign acquisition. International Review of Economics and Finance, 20 (2), 211-224.
Tingvall, P. & Karpaty, P. (2011). Service-sector competition, innovation and R&D. Economics of Innovation and New Technology, 20 (1), 63-88.
Karpaty, P. (2007). Productivity effects of foreign acquisitions in Swedish manufacturing: the FDI productivity issue revisited. International Journal of the Economics of Business, 14 (2), 241-260.


Hansson, P. , Karpaty, P. , Lindvert, M. , Lundberg, L. , Poldahl, A. & Yun, L. (2007). Svenskt näringsliv i en globaliserad värld: Effekter av internationaliseringen på produktivitet och sysselsättning. Östersund: Institutet för tillväxtpolitiska studier (ITPS A 2007:004).

Chapters in books

Bandick, R. , Görg, H. & Karpaty, P. (2016). Foreign acquisitions, domestic multinationals, and R&D. In: Multinational enterprises and host country development (pp. 53-77). Singapore: World Scientific.
Criscuolo, C. , Hagsten, E. , Hanley, A. , Karpaty, P. & Svanberg, S. (2008). Offshoring and productivity: The case of Ireland, Sweden and the United Kingdom. In: Staying Competitive in the Global Economy: Compendium of Studies on Global Value Chains (pp. 201-217). Paris: OECD Publishing.

Conference papers

Hatzigeorgiou, A. , Karpaty, P. , Kneller, R. & Lodefalk, M. (2016). Do Immigrants Spur Offshoring?: Firm-Level Evidence. Paper presented at 2016 American Economic Association Annual Meeting, San Francisco, USA, January 3-5, 2016.

Doctoral theses, comprehensive summaries

Karpaty, P. (2005). Does foreign ownership matter?: Multinational firms, productivity and spillovers. (Doctoral dissertation). (Comprehensive summary) Örebro: Örebro universitetsbibliotek.


Hatzigeorgiou, A. , Karpaty, P. , Kneller, R. & Lodefalk, M. Do Immigrants Spur Offshoring? : Firm-Level Evidence.


Braunerhjelm, P. , Ekholm, K. , Grundberg, L. & Karpaty, P. (1996). Swedish multinational corporations: recent trends in foreign activities. Stockholm: Industriens utredningsinstitut.(Working paper - Industrial Institute for Economic and Social Research)


Karpaty, P. & Tingvall, P. G. (2011). Offshoring of Services and Corruption: Do Firms Escape Corrupt Countries?. Stockholm, Sweden: CESIS, KTH Royal Institute of Technology (CESIS Electronic Working Paper Series 243).
Bandick, R. , Görg, H. & Karpaty, P. (2010). Foreign acquisitions, domestic multinationals, and R&D. London: Centre for Economic Policy Research (CEPR) (CEPR Discussion Paper Series 8081).
Castellacci, F. , Karpaty, P. , Laursen, K. & Tingvall, P. G. (2009). Innovation and Competitiveness of Nordic Services (ICONS): Final Project Report. Oslo: Norwegian Institute of International Affairs (NUPI Report ).
Bandick, R. & Karpaty, P. (2007). Foreign acquisition and employment effects in Swedish manufacturing. Nottingham: University of Nottingham (Research paper series 35).
Andersson, L. & Karpaty, P. (2007). Offshoring and relative labor demand in Swedish firms. Örebro: Örebro universitet (Working paper series, ESI 2007:5).
Karpaty, P. (2004). Are foreign owned firms more productive?: Evidence from Swedish firm data. Örebro: Örebro universitet (Working paper series, ESI 6).
Karpaty, P. & Lundberg, L. (2004). Foreign direct investment and productivity spillovers in Swedish manufacturing. Stockholm: FIEF (FIEF working paper series 194).