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Call for papers: Workshop: Household Debt Relief, New data, Micro-Macro Perspectives
In light of the expanding availability of credit products, the rising number of households facing financial distress, and the considerable international disparities in household debt relief programs,...
Call for papers: Conference on Corporate Governance
We invite submissions of papers on issues relating to corporate finance for a conference in Stockholm, on August 27-28, 2024. Submission deadline: March 31, 2024.
SHoF’s Per Strömberg Named Vice President of the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences
Swedish House of Finance’s Per Strömberg has been elected Vice President of the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences, which is known for awarding the Nobel Prizes in Physics and Chemistry, and the...
Swedish House of Finance's Mariassunta Giannetti Appointed ECGI Fellow
The European Corporate Governance Institute appoints Mariassunta Giannetti, Professor of Finance at the Stockholm School of Economics as Fellow, recognizing her contributions in the field of corporate...
Review of Sweden’s Macroprudential Regulations
Faced with higher interest rates and inflation, many Swedish households face mounting living costs, prompting the Swedish government to rethink their mortgage repayment rules and other macroprudential...
Causes and Consequences of Shrinking Stock Markets
Trading plays a vital role in determining share values and fostering competition. But what happens when fewer companies go public, and how does this impact the broader economy?
Private Equity in the Spotlight
Swedish House of Finance interviewed research experts in private equity. During their visit to Stockholm, they delved into the dynamics of the private equity sector, discussing its past performance...
Private Equity amid Market Uncertainty
Private equity flourished in a low-interest-rate environment, but what lies ahead as central banks raise rates? Swedish House of Finance interviewed Tim Jenkinson (Saïd Business School) during his...
ESG Challenges among Venture Capitalists and Entrepreneurs
Many companies and investors profess to prioritize environmental, social, and governance (ESG) issues, but empirical evidence reveals psychological biases in the process of matching investors and...
Measuring and Mitigating Geopolitical Risks
Marked by pandemics, wars, and geopolitical tensions, the world has witnessed a surge in uncertainty over the last few years. Swedish House of Finance recently gathered researchers, practitioners, and...