Vacancy: Alumni Relations Project Manager with a Passion for Events
20 October 2021
As our new Alumni Relations Project Manager, you will use your exceptional creative, social and organizational skills to develop, plan and deliver a program of events which aim to build long-lasting relationships with Stockholm School of Economics’ alumni (i.e., former students).
Vacancy: Post doctoral position in the field of macro-labor
20 October 2021
The position is a one-year post doc, with the option for a second year, in the field of macro-labor. The post doc will work together with Professor Johanna Wallenius (and potential co-authors) on a project on life cycle labor supply.
Cooperation and communication key elements for two great teachers
18 October 2021
Fairouz Hussien, a Ph.D. student at the Department of Marketing and Strategy, and Jan Starmans, an Assistant Professor at the Department of Finance, receive the award for Outstanding Pedagogical Achievements Spring 2021. With this award SSE wants to highlight and inspire great teachers and contribute to developing pedagogical tools and techniques.
Swedish Minister for Culture visited SSE
15 October 2021
Amanda Lind, Swedish Minister for Culture and Democracy, visited SSE to learn more about our strategy to embed art in the academic environment of SSE.
Vacancy: Research Communication Manager to Swedish House of Finance
14 October 2021
In this role you will work with communicating research produced at the Swedish House of Finance. We are currently in an exciting phase where we are strengthening our external communication to different target groups both in Sweden and internationally.
Does your organizational culture enable the sharing and learning from failures?
13 October 2021
Today is the ”International day of failure” – although nobody likes to admit when they’re wrong. Reluctance to own up to mistakes can be even more intense at consulting firms, where being right about things is exactly what they’re selling. Researchers Jonas Dahl and Andreas Werr at SSE decided to analyze organizational cultures of perfectionism, which the researchers termed as “positivity”, and found out that there were big differences between a leadership consulting firm and a communications consulting firm.
Nobel Prize in Economics 2021
11 October 2021
The Stockholm School of Economics would like to congratulate the winners of the The Sveriges Riksbank Prize in Economic Sciences in Memory of Alfred Nobel 2021. The price goes to David Card, Joshua D. Angrist and Guido W. Imbens.
Sweden launches testbed for clinical trials in cancer care
10 October 2021
Vision Zero Cancer and Genomic Medicine Sweden (GMS) join forces with SciLifeLab, public sector authorities, regions, healthcare, academia, industry and patient associations to create an innovation milieu that facilitates the introduction of more precise prevention and treatment in cancer care. The research institute SIR at the SSE is the coordinator Vision Zero Cancer.
SSE announces the recipients of the Alumni and Young Alumni of the Year Awards 2021
07 October 2021
For the fourth year in a row, Stockholm School of Economics has given out the Alumni of the Year Award and, for the first time ever, the Young Alumni of the Year Award. In 2021, the Alumni of the Year Award is presented to Åsa Riisberg, Investor and Board Member, and the Young Alumni of the Year Award is presented to Marina Dirks, Director - Global Sustainability at Tiffany & Co.
Here are the new profiles in SSE’s popular entrepreneurial program
16 September 2021
Earlier this year, The Stockholm School of Economics and their venture incubator SSE Business Lab launched the new program Ideate, intended to encourage more students to start their own companies. Now the program is back, and with entrepreneurs who have founded companies like Oatly, Karma and Kobalt Music, the program is once again filled with some real star power.