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Ingvar Gösta Carlsson

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Ingvar Gösta Carlsson, Swedish government official. President Strategic Research Foundation, since 1997.

Background

CARLSSON, Ingvar was born on November 9, 1934 in Borâs, Sweden. Parents: Olof Karlsson and Ida Karlsson (née Johansson).

Education

Degree in Political Science and Economics, Lund University, 1958. Postgraduate, Northwestern University, 1961.

Career

Secretary Prime Minister' General’ s Office, 1958-1960. President Social Democratic Youth League, 1961-1967. Member of Parliament, 1964-1996.

Undersecretary of state Statsradsberedningen, 1967-1969. Minister education and cultural affairs Government of Sweden, Stockholm, 1969-1973, minister housing and physical planning, 1973-1976, deputy prime minister, 1982-1986, minister environment, 1985-1986, prime minister, 1986-1991, 94-96. Co-chairman Commission on Global Governance, since 1992.

Chairman Olof Palme International Center, since 1999, Indiana United Nations Inquiry of 1994 Genocide in Rwanda, 1999.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Fôrfattringsreform-Nytt Altemativ, 1963 in cooperation with others. Vad Àr Socialdemokrati, 1975, in cooperation with A-M Lindgren, new revised and increased edition, 1981. Individens Frihet Och Framtidens Vâlferdssamhâlle, 1985, in co-operation with L. Anell.

Politics

sveriges Socialdemokratiska Arbetareparti, (Social Democratic Party)

Membership

President Strategic Research Foundation, since 1997.

Connections

Married Ingrid Melander, October 7, 1957. Children: Ingela, Pia.

spouse:
Ingrid Melander

children:
Ingela Carlsson

Pia Carlsson