Activities 2006-2014

Conference on Globalization and Corporate Restructuring

Updated September 5, 2006

Program also available as a PDF-fil, see below.

General Information



Conference Site

The workshop will take place at Waxholm's Hotell, about 45 minutes drive from Arlanda and 30 minutes drive from Stockholm. Check-in-time 2.00 p.m and check-out-time is 11.00. A luggage room will be available. The address is


Hamngatan 2
P.O. Box 63

185 21 Vaxholm
Phone +46-8 541 301 50
Fax +46-8 541 313 76

Information about Vaxholm:



The conference will start on Sunday, September 10, 2006 at 8.55 a.m. and will end on Monday, September 11, 2006 at 3 p.m. The Research Institute of Industrial Economics will host a dinner at the hotel on Saturday night for conference participants arriving on Saturday, and a conference dinner for all participants together with at boat trip on Sunday evening. On Monday afternoon, after the conference, we will arrange transport to Stockholm for those who would like to spend the night between September 11 and 12 in Stockholm.





We will forward papers to discussants. Your paper should be submitted no later than August 31 in order to be forwarded to the appropriate discussant. Please send your paper by e-mail to

45 minutes are devoted to each paper:30 minutes for the presentation, 10 minutes for the discussant and 5 minutes for questions and general discussion.




The Research Institute of Industrial Economics will cover travel expenses for our international guests (APEX). From the airport (Arlanda) to Waxholm's Hotell you have to take a taxi. The transport takes about 45 minutes. The estimated cost for the taxi is about 650 Swedish crowns. Please ask the driver for the price.



Please send your invoice together with your receipts and your address and bank details to

Research Institute of Industrial Economics
Elisabeth Gustafsson
Box 55665
102 15 Stockholm

If you want us to transfer the money to your bank account, we also need your bank's name, address and SWIFT code (=IBIC) and your bank account number, IBAN or similar.



All of our international guests will stay at Waxholms Hotell during the conference. We have made hotel reservations (single rooms) from Saturday, September 9, until Tuesday morning, September 12. Please inform Elisabeth Gustafsson,, as soon as possible and on August 7 at the latest, about your arrival and departure date as well as your flight numbers. Please also let us know if you have any special requests regarding food (vegetarian etc.).

Fax, e-mail, Internet

The fax number to Waxholms Hotell is +46-8 541 313 76. The e-mail is The hotel has wireless broadband connection. Please ask in the reception for information how to use this service.



Leading Research Environment

IFN at the top


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The Research Institute of Industrial Economics, IFN, is a private and independent foundation devoted to pursuing highly relevant research for trade and industry.

The researchers at IFN are united in their belief that economic methods offer a powerful tool for understanding society.

The main research programs are:

  1. economics of entrepreneurship
  2. globalization and corporate restructuring
  3. economics of the service sector
  4. economics of the electricity markets
  5. economics of institutions and culture.

Research Institute of Industrial Economics, Grevgatan 34 - 2 fl, Box 55665, SE-102 15 Stockholm, Sweden | Phone: +46-(0)8-665 45 00 |