SSE MBA Executive Format climbs in FT ranking
26 October 2020
The SSE MBA Executive Format climbed six places to number 60 out of 100 programs in the Financial Times Executive MBA ranking, published today.
Vacancy: Faculty positions in Finance
21 October 2020
The Department of Finance seeks to fill one or two assistant professor positions. The positions are open to candidates with any area of specialization in finance.
28 MSEK to new research program on digital innovation
16 October 2020
The Knut and Alice Wallenberg Foundation has awarded 28 MSEK to a new research program focused on digital innovation, combining scientific excellence with societal impact. The program will be conducted at the Swedish Center for Digital Innovation (SCDI), with nodes at the Stockholm School of Economics House of Innovation, Umeå University and the University of Gothenburg. SCDI partners with RISE Digital Innovation for the project.
Rejection and dehumanization when store employees break social norms during corona
14 October 2020
Employees who violate the social norms during the corona pandemic are seen as less competent and warm – and even less human, a new study from the Stockholm School of Economics shows. Anger, disgust and rejection as a response, however, makes it less likely that norm-violators change their behavior.
Auction theory – affects more of your life than you think
12 October 2020
This year’s Nobel Laureates in the Economic Sciences, Paul Milgrom and Robert Wilson, have improved auction theory and invented new auction formats, benefitting both sellers and buyers across the world. Auctions affect our everyday lives more than people realize, from climate change initiatives to broadband access, explains Assistant Professor Andreea Enache.
Economic research important during times of great change
09 October 2020
“Economic science is particularly relevant when society seeks to make major changes or is subject to large shocks,” says Professor Tore Ellingsen. On Monday he and colleague Per Strömberg are two of the experts selecting this year's winner of the Sveriges Riksbank Prize in Economic Sciences in Memory of Alfred Nobel.
Timely student communication and sharing the recipe for a great teacher
07 October 2020
The pandemic forced teachers, professors, lecturers and other pedagogues to adapt their courses and their teaching to online education. Someone doing this with a top result is Assistant professor Dong Yan who has been awarded SSE’s diploma for Outstanding Pedagogical Achievement for autumn 2020.
SSE Master Program ranked among the best in the world
28 September 2020
The Stockholm School of Economics’ Master in International Business ranks seven in the world, according to the latest Financial Times Master in Management ranking. “Ranking in the top ten is a huge milestone for SSE. We’re incredibly proud,” says President Lars Strannegård.
MIB students won the European round of the Geneva Challenge 2020
25 September 2020
Congratulations to our three MSc in International Business students that together with a student from KTH won the European round of the Geneva Challenge and are now finalists in the global round.
Ali Zaidi from Ericsson AB receives this year’s SSE MBA scholarship
25 September 2020
For the 14th consecutive year, a scholarship is being awarded for Executive MBA studies at the Stockholm School of Economics. The scholarship of SEK 495,000 is announced by Swedish financial newspaper Dagens Industri in cooperation with the Stockholm School of Economics and utbildning.se and recognizes the next generation of leaders, with the purpose of strengthening Swedish competitiveness.