May 2009, Schooling

General information


We would kindly ask the participants to send us the title of the paper you will present at the conference as soon as possible. Note that we need the full paper by May 14 to ensure constructive discussions.

We would also like to remind you to inform us about your arrival and departure dates (including flight numbers) no later than April 14, so that we can make hotel reservations and coordinate transfers from the airport to the conference venue. For participants arriving on May 27 we will arrange an informal pre-conference dinner. Please also inform us about diet restrictions or any other special requests. Send your travel information to Elisabeth Gustafsson,


How to go to Vaxholm

From the airport Stockholm/Arlanda you have to take a taxi to Vaxholm and the conference venue Waxholm's Hotel, address Hamngatan 2, Vaxholm, phone +46 (0)8 541 301 50. The drive takes about 45 minutes – 1 hour and the taxi fare is about 600 SEK.

If you travel from Stockholm, bus 670 departs for Vaxholm from Östra Station and/or Danderyds Sjukhus. The drive takes about 45 minutes.


At the hotel

Check in and check out: You have access to your room from 15.00 on the day of arrival until 12.00 on the day of your departure. You are welcome to leave your luggage in the reception if needed.
Internet: User accounts for wireless broadband connection are available in the reception.


Travel expenses and accomodation

Travel expenses (in economy class) and accommodation (May 27–29) will be provided for invited participants. The Research Insitute of Industrial Economics (IFN) will take care of the room reservations. Please let us know at which time you will arrive and when you plan to leave. If you arrive at Arlanda Airport, we would appreciate information about your flight number with arrival and departure times.

Please send your invoice together with the receipts and your bank details (name, address, SWIFT code (IBIC), account number, IBAN or similar) to:

Research Institute of Industrial Economics (IFN)
Att: Elisabeth Gustafsson 
P.O. Box 55665
SE-102 15 Stockholm


Contact information

Elisabeth Gustafsson, e-mail:, phone + 46(0)8 665 4503, mobile +46 (0)70 271 4206
Henrik Jordahl, e-mail:, phone +46(0)8 665 4533
Jonas Vlachos, e-mail:, phone +46 (0)8 16 30 46 



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 |