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director , economist

Magnus Karl Gustaf Henrekson, Swedish economist, director. Achievements include research in institutional determinants of the business climate and the role of entrepreneurship in economic development. Recipient J.V. Tallqvist award, Ekonomiska Samfundet i Finland, 2008. Director Swedish public service broadcaster, Stockholm, 2007—2009; Fellow: Royal Academy Engineering Science (vice chairman economics chapter 2009-2009).

Background

Henrekson, Magnus Karl Gustaf was born on July 9, 1958 in Kvillinge, Östergötland, Sweden. Son of Tore Karl Gustaf and Karin Beata Henrekson.

Education

Master of Science in International Economics, University Gothenburg, 1981. Doctor of Philosophy, University Gothenburg, 1990.

Career

Professor economics Stockholm School Economics, 2000—2009. Managing director Research Institute Industrial Economics, since 2005.

Achievements

  • Achievements include research in institutional determinants of the business climate and the role of entrepreneurship in economic development.

Membership

Director Swedish public service broadcaster, Stockholm, 2007—2009. Fellow: Royal Academy Engineering Science (vice chairman economics chapter 2009-2009).

Connections

Married Karin Anna Ahlberg, May 13, 1988. Children: Ebba Hedvig, Hedvig Karin.

father:
Tore Karl Gustaf

mother:
Karin Beata Henrekson

spouse:
Karin Anna Ahlberg

children:
Hedvig Karin Henrekson

Ebba Hedvig Henrekson