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Economic psychology educator

Karl-Erik Wärneryd, Swedish economic psychology educator. Member International Association Research in Economic Psychology (board member 1981-1992), International Ass Applied Psychology (president division economic psychology 1984-1990), Swedish Psychological Association.

Background

Wärneryd, Karl-Erik was born on December 20, 1927 in Sweden. Son of Werner Hjalmar and Nanny Hildegard (Andersson) Wärneryd.

Education

Master of Business Administration, Stockholm School of Economics, 1950. Doctor of Philosophy, University Chicago, 1955. Doctor in Economics honoris causa, Helsinki Swedish School Business, 1989.

Career

Research assistant Stockholm School of Economics, 1950-1952, assistant professor, 1955-1963, professor economic psychology, 1963-1992. Retired, 1992; research assistant Psychometric Laboratory, University Chicago, 1953-1955. Deputy chairman, chairman Science Advisory Group, Commission for Switching to Right-Hand Driving, Stockholm, 1964-1967.

Expert Commission on Advertising, Stockholm, 1967-1974. Research fellow Center for Economic Research, Tilburg University, The Netherlands.

Membership

Member International Association Research in Economic Psychology (board member 1981-1992), International Ass Applied Psychology (president division economic psychology 1984-1990), Swedish Psychological Association.

Connections

Married Eila Anna Marita Nystrom, August 9, 1957. Children: Karl Mikael, Jan Erik.

father:
Werner Hjalmar Wärneryd

mother:
Nanny Hildegard (Andersson) Wärneryd

spouse:
Eila Anna Marita Nystrom

children:
Karl Mikael Wärneryd

Jan Erik Wärneryd