Science lives next door to fiction
21 January 2022
Debate article by Lars Strannegård in Dagens Nyheter: When art borrow things from the legitimacy of science, the result can be magnificent fiction. But if researchers start inventing, then we are in trouble. The confidence in science must constantly be reproduced - by the researchers themselves - by not letting go of the demands on scientificity, says Lars Strannegård, President of the Stockholm School of Economics.
Four new partners join SSE Corporate Partnership Program
18 January 2022
As of January 1, 2022, Appleton Capital, Arctic Securities, Max Sievert and Slättö join over 100 other leading companies in the SSE Corporate Partnership Program.
Jessica O’Mary new Vice President of External Relations at SSE
12 January 2022
From January 2022, Jessica O’Mary has been appointed Vice President of External Relations at SSE. The previous Vice President, Katarina Hägg, has been appointed the new CEO of SSE Executive Education and is moving on to that position.
Katarina Hägg new CEO of SSE Executive Education at SSE
11 January 2022
Katarina Hägg has been appointed CEO of SSE Executive Education. From January she is taking over from Anders Richtnér, who is moving on to new challenges outside of SSE. Katarina will be moving on from her current position as Vice President of International Affairs and External Relations at SSE.
SSE regulations from 23rd of December 2021
23 December 2021
Following the latest regulations issued by the Swedish Authorities, we are adapting our operations starting from December 23, 2021, and through January 31, 2022. The government is strongly emphasizing that higher education activities should continue to be live on campus.
SSE students send greetings to the Prime Minister
22 December 2021
The past few weeks has been busy for SSE alum Magdalena Andersson, since she became the first female Prime Minister of Sweden in November. Last week, the Student Association at SSE (SASSE) organized a Christmas style event in the Atrium to honor her.
Stairs named after Dr Gisèle Asplund
20 December 2021
This autumn, the City Planning Committee of Stockholm decided that the stairs between Saltmätargatan and Holländargatan will be named after Gisèle Asplund, who was the first female Doctor of Philosophy at SSE. The naming ceremony took place this afternoon.
CIVICA’s first multicampus course concludes with European teamwork
15 December 2021
Europe faces challenging times - from the COVID-19 pandemic to climate change to economic recovery – and 130 master's students across the CIVICA alliance have just spent three months analyzing the EU’s policy responses to these challenges in the first Europeanship multicampus course "The Future of Europe".
Robert Östling receives the Assar Lindbeck Medal
14 December 2021
The Assar Lindbeck Medal 2021 is awarded to professors Robert Östling and Erik Lindqvist, active at the Stockholm School of Economics respectively the Institute for Social Research at Stockholm University. The award, in honor of Assar Lindbeck's diverse and pioneering economic research efforts, is awarded every two years to researchers under the age of 45 who are active in Sweden, which have contributed significantly to economic thinking and economic knowledge.
Abhijeet Singh winner of SSE Corporate Partners’ Research Award 2021
06 December 2021
Associate Professor Abhijeet Singh has been awarded the SSE Corporate Partners’ Research Award 2021 for his empirical studies of education polices. The award, which amounts to 100,000 SEK, was presented by SSE President Lars Strannegård.