Dissertations

Development, Education and Entrepreneurship

 
Doctoral Dissertation in Economics. Robin Douhan. 2009. 193 pp. 

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Robin Douhan unexpectedly and tragically passed away on 10 August 2009. His death, at the age of 31, was caused by sudden heart failure. This monograph is a posthumous publication of some of Robin Douhan's work. It is published in Economic Studies, the official series for doctoral dissertations at the Department of Economics, Uppsala University. The monograph consists of five papers that could have been included in the thesis that Robin was planning to defend in early 2010.

Robin was outstanding both in his research and in his personal qualities. He was since 2006 a valued member of the research team at IFN and worked in the Gustaf Douglas Research Program on Entrepreneurship. 

An Agenda for Europe

Institutional Reform for Innovation and Entrepreneurship

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The authors of this book, Niklas Elert, Magnus Henrekson and Mikael Stenkula, advise the economies of the European Union to become more entrepreneurial in promoting innovation and economic growth. The authors propose a reform strategy with respect to several aspects to achieve this goal.

Events

Seminars organized by IFN

 

To present ongoing research informal brown-bag seminars are held on Mondays at 11:30 am. This is an opportunity for IFN researchers to test ideas and results.

Academically oriented seminars are most of the time held on Wednesdays at 10 am. At these events researchers from IFN and other institutions present their research.

In addition, IFN organizes seminars open to the public. Topics for these are derived from the IFN research.

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