No data-based evidence that gender quotas decrease the “quality” of politicians
How acute is the issue of gender inequality in politics in the world today? And what is the world losing from the under-representation of women in politics? Pamela Campa, Assistant Professor at SITE, explains the issue behind gender inequality in politics in a recent interview by European Dialogue: Expert Group.
Högre löner med en examen från Handelshögskolan
Det lönar sig att läsa på Handelshögskolan. Högskoleutbildningar i ekonomi och administration är bland de som ger störst utdelning i lön – och Handelshögskolan toppar listan över jämförbara utbildningar i Sverige, visar en ny rapport från UKÄ.
Highlights from Academic Conference 2019
On December 16 and 17, the Stockholm Institute of Transition Economics hosted the annual Academic Conference at the Stockholm School of Economics that brought together researchers and scholars in economics and political science from all over Europe and North America contributing to a better understanding of the political economy of Eastern Europe.
From business idea to prototype in sixteen weeks
Getting a product from idea onto the market can often take years. SSE Business Lab trims it down to about four months with its accelerator program Activate. The newest batch of companies is just about to hatch.
New Misum report on social and sustainability bonds
The new report on social and sustainability bonds from Misum researcher Sophie Nachemson-Ekwall, called "A Swedish market for sustainability related and socially labelled bonds: Institutional investors as drivers", has already received media attention.
’Vision Zero’ and innovation – how Sweden will become a world-leader in cancer care
The 'Vision Zero Cancer' initiative aims to eliminate cancer as a cause of death and turn it into a curable or chronic disease. A group of companies and organizations, together with Stockholm School of Economics, want to make Sweden world-leading in preventing, detecting and treating cancer.
Jonas Colliander in DN Ekonomi
Influencers are now being scrutinized, and at the same time their credibility is in question. How will this effect the influencer industry in the future?
Sara Rosengren in SVT Nyheter
"Consumers tends to buy healthier food online, and also puts more products in the shopping basket". ⠀
Leader in residence
Anna Kinberg Batra's Leader-in Residence is coming to end. For the last two years, Anna has engaged in several forums at SSE.
Johanna Wallenius appointed professor
Johanna Wallenius has been appointed Professor of Economics at Stockholm School of Economics. She is the second woman to hold a professorship in economics at the School.