The IIES is a research institute at Stockholm University. Founded in 1962, it has become one of the leading institutions in Europe in advanced research in economics.
The IIES is looking to hire an RA for a full-time position between 1 January 2024 and 31 August 2024. Deadline for applications: 13 June 2023. (Ad in Swedish.)
Research by Torsten Persson (IIES) and Timothy Besley (LSE) shows how market and policy failures can prevent welfare-enhancing green transitions, or make ongoing ones too slow.
How do car purchases help us understand the drivers of the Great Recession of 2007?
The proportion of local politicians with weak ties to the labor market and to the nuclear family is higher among populist, radical-right Sweden Democrats and their voters than among other parties in Sweden.
Lists of publications at the IIES
Contact details for faculty, graduate students and administration
The education of future researchers is a key objective of the IIES. Here you can read more about Graduate Studies at the IIES as well as the PhD program at Stockholm University.
Deadline for applications: 5 June 2023
The economics program at Stockholm University is broadly considered to be one of the very best in Europe.
Meet IIES Graduate Student Stefan Hinkelmann
Upon graduation, IIES’s students go on to tenure-track jobs at universities worldwide or positions in government and other organizations.
On 2 June Markus successfully defended his thesis "Essays on Savings Behavior, Inflation Measurement, and Growth".
On 1 June Tillmann successfully defended his thesis "Markets and marketplaces: Essays on access and transformation in remote rural economies".
The thesis "Essays on Savings Behavior, Inflation Measurement, and Growth" consists of four chapters.
On 31 May Claire successfully defended her thesis "Essays on Macroeconomics, Monetary Policy and Firm Heterogeneity".
Firms and Labor Markets: Essays in Development Economics
Externalities and Coordination Failures
Essays on Income Risk, Portfolio Choices and the Macroeconomy
Essays on Economic Growth, Inflation and Inequality,
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Press contact at the IIES and contact details for the press office at Stockholm University
August 27-28, 2022
On 28 August 2020 we were reached by the sad news that Professor Assar Lindbeck had passed away
CeMoF is a collaboration between the IIES, Stockholm Business School (SBS) and the Department of Economics (ECON).