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Department of Economics

at School Business, Economics and Law

Department of Economics
PO Box 640
SE405 30 Göteborg
Delivery address: Vasagatan 1
Visiting address: Vasagatan 1, 411 24 Göteborg

Web Page: www.economics.handels.gu.se
Email: nek@handels.gu.se

Head of Department: Måns Söderbom

About the unit

We are an international and socially engaged department with staff from across the world. Our courses in economics and statistics are taught by highly qualified and dedicated teachers and researchers.

We are among the top 100 economics departments according the Tilburg University Economics Schools Research Ranking and the "Shanghai" Academic Ranking of World Universities. Our department is ranked second in Sweden and in the top tier of Scandinavian economics departments.

Our department conducts research in areas such as environmental, development, behavioural and financial economics. We put sustainability high on the agenda as reflected in several of our courses.

We are involved in the popular bachelor's programmes at the School of Business, Economics and Law: Economics and Business, and Social Environmental Science. Also we are responsible for the Master programmes in Economics and Finance as well as the Doctoral Programme in Economics.

Organisation

The Department of Economics is directed by the Head of Department. The head of Department works closely together with the Deputy Head of Department, the Vice Head of the Department and the Administrative Manager. Together they form the department’s management group. Members of the management group usually have distinct areas of responsibility, such as undergraduate education, graduate studies, research, work environment, administrative support, etc.

Collegial discussion is strongly encouraged in the department. Such discussions offer faculty opportunities to provide input into various decision-making processes, and can be held within the department’s advisory council and in the preparatory committees for research and education. The advisory council, which includes representatives for researchers/lecturers, administrative staff and students, is chaired by the Head of Department.

The preparatory committee for research (Forsknings- och forskarutbildningskommittén; FFUK) handles strategic questions related to research and PhD education, and is currently chaired by the Head of Department.

The preparatory committee for education (Grundutbildningskommittén; GRUK) handles strategic questions related to education at the bachelor and master level, and is currently chaired by the Vice Head of the Department.

Both of these committees advise the Head of Department on matters related to research and education, respectively, directly or through the advisory council. The department’s work environment group is a forum for the monitoring and development of the department’s work environment. It is currently chaired by the Deputy Head of Department.

Staff

There are about 100 people working at the Department of Economics in the following categories: professional services, lectures and researchers, doctoral students, professors, and visiting professors.
Contact information to all staff

Latest publications

Trust and power as determinants of tax compliance across 44 nations
Larissa Batrancea, Anca Nichita, Jerome Olsen, Christoph Kogler, Erich Kirchler et al.
Journal of Economic Psychology, Journal article 2019
Journal article

Political Economy of Listing of Substances of Very High Concern in the European REACH Regulation
Jessica Coria
Gothenburg, University of Gothenburg, Working paper 2019
Working paper

Not for you! The cost of having a foreign-sounding name in the Swedish private housing market
Hemrin Molla, Caroline Rhawi, Elina Lampi
Gothenburg, University of Gothenburg, Working paper 2019
Working paper

Determinants of investor expectations and satisfaction. A study with financial professionals
R. Schwaiger, Michael Kirchler, F. Lindner, U. Weitzel
Journal of Economic Dynamics and Control, Journal article 2019
Journal article

People

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Name Title Phone Email
Sundén, Mattias Senior lecturer +46 31 7861328 mattias.sunden@economics.gu.se
Veiderpass, Ann Senior lecturer +46 31 7861359 ann.veiderpass@economics.gu.se
Zhang, Jian Hua Senior lecturer +46 31 7862689 jianhua.zhang@cff.gu.se
Sandelin, Bo Senior Professor
Florin, Annika Study administrator +46 31 7861366 annika.florin@economics.gu.se
Lövgren, Emma Study administrator +46 31 7861332 emma.lovgren@economics.gu.se
Varkki, Christina Study administrator +46 31 7861325 christina.varkki@economics.gu.se
Dufwenberg, Martin Visiting Professor martind1@email.arizona.edu
Kaniel, Ron Visiting Professor ron.kaniel@gu.se
Kirchler, Michael Visiting Professor Michael.Kirchler@uibk.ac.at
Kocher, Martin Visiting Professor martin.kocher@lrz.uni-muenchen.de
Lange, Andreas Visiting Professor andreas.lange@gu.se
Roeder, Kerstin Visiting Professor kerstin.roeder@gu.se

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2019

Trust and power as determinants of tax compliance across 44 nations
Larissa Batrancea, Anca Nichita, Jerome Olsen, Christoph Kogler, Erich Kirchler et al.
Journal of Economic Psychology, Journal article 2019
Journal article

Political Economy of Listing of Substances of Very High Concern in the European REACH Regulation
Jessica Coria
Gothenburg, University of Gothenburg, Working paper 2019
Working paper

Not for you! The cost of having a foreign-sounding name in the Swedish private housing market
Hemrin Molla, Caroline Rhawi, Elina Lampi
Gothenburg, University of Gothenburg, Working paper 2019
Working paper

Determinants of investor expectations and satisfaction. A study with financial professionals
R. Schwaiger, Michael Kirchler, F. Lindner, U. Weitzel
Journal of Economic Dynamics and Control, Journal article 2019
Journal article

Showing 1 - 10 of 3312

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