In Memoriam: Professor Claes Göran Alvstam
12 January 2022
During the holiday season we were reached by the sad news that Professor Claes Göran Alvstam passed away on the 27 December.
EIJS Policy Brief: "Japan - the aftermath of the Olympics"
21 September 2021
by Patrik Ström, European Institute of Japanese Studies, Stockholm School of Economics, H. Richard Nakamura, Centre for International Business Studies, School of Business Economics and Law, University of Gothenburg and Åsa Malmström Rognes, European Institute of Japanese Studies, Stockholm School of Economics
New Publication: Policy Brief "The EU/Japan EPA - taking stock and looking ahead"
06 September 2021
by Patrik Ström, Director of European Institute of Japanese Studies and Richard Nakamura, University of Gothenburg
Marie Söderberg, the Former Director of EIJS, is awarded the Order of Rising Sun, Gold Rays with Neck Ribbon.
29 April 2021
Recruitment of PhD student in International Relations focusing on Japan’s international relations
19 April 2021
This position is a collation between the European Institute of Japanese Studies at Stockholm School of Economics and the Department of Economic History and International Relations at Stockholm University.
EIJS Policy Brief
15 January 2021
The European Institute of Japanese Studies (EIJS) launches a new Policy Brief Series. The aim is to regularly provide knowledge and insights into up-to-date issues on Japan in relation to Sweden and the EU. The first Policy Brief takes stock at the first 100 days of the new Suga government in Japan.
Recruitment of PhD Candidate in Japanese Economy and Business
08 December 2020
The European Institute of Japanese Studies (EIJS) at Stockholm School of Economics is now recruiting a Ph.D. candidate for the Doctoral Program in Asian Economy and Business. This is a program in close cooperation with the business community.
Post Doc Position at EIJS
28 September 2020
We announce a Post Doc position open for application at the European Institute of Japanese Studies at Stockholm School of Economics. This is a 1-year scholarship funded position, with the possibility of one-year extension. We are preferably looking for someone interested in the fields of International Business, Economic Geography, Business and Management, Business and Strategy or the political economy of Japan and Korea.
MIRAI 2.0 Japanese-Swedish Joint Kick-off and Scientific Webinar, 7-8 October 2020
25 September 2020
MIRAI 2.0 is an academic alliance among 19 Universities in Sweden and Japan, aiming to promote long-term research collaboration between the two countries. MIRAI 2.0 (2020-2022) builds on the former MIRAI Project (2017-2019), developing and expanding the activities of the Project further.The vision of MIRAI 2.0 is presented by the two coordinating universities; Nagoya University and the University of Gothenburg.
Ivar Padrón-Hernández received the Grigor McClelland Doctoral Dissertation Award 2020
06 August 2020
Ivar Padrón-Hernández, affiliated researcher at the European Institute of Japanese Studies, received the Grigor McClelland Doctoral Dissertation Award 2020 for his doctoral dissertation titled “When International Strategy Meets Local Institutions: Subsidiary Influence in the Context of Headquarter Initiatives”.