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Harald Rune Olov RYDEN

Member of the Riksdag

Harald Rune Olov RYDEN, Swedish Member of the Riksdag.

Background

RYDEN, Harald Rune Olov was born on September 2, 1939 in Ryssby, Sweden. Parents: Bertil Rydén and Inga Rydén (née Johnsson).

Education

Lund University, Sweden, Master of Arts, History, Geography, 1966, Ph D., Economic History, 1973. Spoken languages: Swedish, English, German, French.

Career

Chairman, Moderate Party in Lund, 1969-1980. Member, Lund City Council, 1971-1977. Member, Malmohus County Council, 1976-1982.

Member of the Riksdag, since 1976. Member. Standing Committees on Education and Finance. Teacher, Lund University, 1967-1976.

Visiting Professor, Ohio University, USA, 1971-1974.

Works

  • Location Decisions of Recent Immigrants to Sweden, co-author, 1972. A Statistical Study of Industrial Accidents: The Swedish Experience. 1973.

    Geographic Migration within Sweden, 1973. Labour Participation in the Management of Business Firms in Sweden. 1978.

Religion

Lutheran.

Membership

Clubs: Rotary.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Economics, politics, education.

Connections

Spouse Karin Kihlberg-Rydén (née Kihlberg). 1970; children: Olof, Anders.