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Johan Henrik ÁKERMAN

Johan Henrik ÁKERMAN, economist.

Background

  • ÁKERMAN, Johan Henrik was born in 1891 in Stockholm, Sweden.

  • Education

    • Fil. Lie., Dr University Lund, 1927, 1929.

    Career

    • Swedish economist who devoted his life to the development of a theoretical framework for the explana- tion of historical change. His approach did not find favour in the Englishspeaking world, since it relegated economic analysis to a minor role in the study of economic structures and denied its ability to explain the origins of and change in such structures. Assistant Professor, Professor, Professor Emeritus, University Lund, 1932^13, 1943-1960, 1960-1961.
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    Born 1891
    Died 1961
    (aged 70)