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economist

Gunnar Karl Eliasson, Swedish economist. Member Swedish Academy Engineering Science, Boards of Savings Banks Institute Fund, Joseph A. Schumpeter Society (president), European Association Research in Industrial Economics (member executive committee), International Chamber of C. (member monetary committee).

Background

Eliasson, Gunnar Karl was born on August 4, 1937 in Södertälje, Sweden. Son of Josef and Maja Eliasson.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Uppsala (Sweden) University, 1963. Master in Political Science, Uppsala (Sweden) University, 1964. Licentiate in economics, Uppsala (Sweden) University, 1967.

Doctor of Economics, Uppsala (Sweden) University, 1968.

Career

Researcher National Institute Economics Research, Stockholm, 1963-1965, Industrial Institute Economics and Social Research, Stockholm, 1965-1970, president, 1977-1994. Chief economist Federation Swedish Industry, Stockholm, 1970-1976. Professor industrial economics and management The Royal Technology Institute, since 1994.

Consultant various Swedish firms.

Membership

Member Swedish Academy Engineering Science, Boards of Savings Banks Institute Fund, Joseph A. Schumpeter Society (president), European Association Research in Industrial Economics (member executive committee), International Chamber of C. (member monetary committee).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Photography, painting, canoeing.

Connections

Married Ulla Genberg. Children: Åsa, Charlotte, Susanne.

father:
Josef Eliasson

mother:
Maja Eliasson

spouse:
Ulla Genberg

children:
Åsa Eliasson

Charlotte Eliasson

Susanne Eliasson