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Magnus Dahlquist and Per Strömberg recommendations to the Norwegian Sovereign Wealth Fund

Professors Dahlquist and Strömberg recently handed in their respective reports commissioned by the Norwegian Finance Ministry on the management of the government pension fund. Magnus Dahlquist joint with Bernt Arne Odegaard of Stavanger University analyzed the active management style of the fund. They advised sticking with the current set up rather than changing to a […]

Invitation and Call for Papers: SHoF-Misum Conference on Sustainable Finance

The Swedish House of Finance (SHoF) and Mistra Center for Sustainable Markets (Misum) are pleased to invite interested academics and practitioners to a conference on “Sustainable Finance” on August 20-21, 2018, in Stockholm. Conference theme The conference will bring together leading academics with practitioners and policymakers to discuss recent research on a broad array of […]

Kristine Hankins mini course on corporate finance and industrial organization

Kristine Hankins is William E. Seale Associate Professor of Finance at University of Kentucky and primarily focuses on corporate finance, risk management, capital structure, and payout policy. She will be visiting SSE in the spring of 2018 and give a mini course on May 14 – 15 open to PhD students at SSE and other […]

Best Paper Award to Magnus Dahlquist

Congratulations Magnus Dahlquist whose paper “The Missing Risk Premium in Exchange Rates” (with Julien Penasse) was recently awarded Winner of Best Paper Award 2017 by ZZ Vermögensverwaltung and POK Pühringer Privatstiftung in collaboration with WU Vienna University.

Ändrade regler för Första-Fjärde AP-fonderna

Swedish House of Finance har nyligen lämnat in ett remissyttrande över promemorian Ändrade regler för Första-Fjärde AP-fonderna till Finansdepartementet. Yttrandet går att ta del av i sin helhet här.

Congratulations Bo Becker – MBA Teacher of the Year!

The graduating class of MBA students at the Stockholm School of Economics has elected Professor Bo Becker Teacher of the Year. The students were asked to vote for the teacher who has contributed most to their learning during the MBA program. The award was presented at the SSE MBA Graduation this past weekend.   “Bo […]

Congratulations Farzad Saidi – BSc Teacher of the Year

”Farzad has come very close to the students, care about and reach out to students in a way that goes far beyond the scopes of the course”, according to the students’ quotes. Congratulations! How does it feel to be so appreciated? The award came as an enormous surprise to me – but one of the […]