2015 Swedish Taxation

Subsequent studies on Swedish taxation


Magnus Henrekson and Gunnar Du Rietz (2014), ”The Rise and Fall of Swedish Wealth Taxation". Nordic Tax Journal 2014(1), 9–35.

Mikael Stenkula (2014). “Swedish Taxation in a 150-year Perspective”. Nordic Tax Journal 2014(2), 10–42.

Mikael Stenkula, Dan Johansson and Gunnar Du Rietz (2014). ”Marginal Taxation on Labour Income in Sweden from 1862 to 2010”. Scandinavian Economic History Review 62(2), 163–187.

Dan Johansson, Mikael Stenkula and Gunnar Du Rietz (2015). ”Capital Income Taxation of Swedish Households, 1862–2010”. Scandinavian Economic History Review 63(2), 154–177.

Magnus Henrekson and Daniel Waldenström (2016). “Inheritance Taxation in Sweden, 1885–2004: The Role of Ideology, Family Firms and Tax Avoidance”. Economic History Review, published online, February.


Sick of Inequality?

An Introduction to the Relationship between Inequality and Health

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In this book Andreas Bergh, Therese Nilsson, IFN and Lund University, and Daniel Waldenström, IFN and Paris School of Economics, France, review the latest research on the relationship between inequality and health. What does inequality mean for our health? Does increasing income inequality affect outcomes such as obesity, life expectancy and subjective well-being?


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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