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economic history professor

Maths Yngve Isacson, Swedish economic history professor. Achievements include research in economic history, industrial transformation, and industrial heritage. Research grant, University Uppsala, 1988.

Background

Isacson, Maths Yngve was born on October 5, 1948 in Avesta, Sweden. Son of Birger Julius Isacson and Inger-Johanne Berner-Isacson.

Education

Doctor of Philosophy, University Uppsala, Sweden, 1979.

Career

Junior research fellow University Uppsala, Sweden, 1982—1988, economic history professor Sweden, since 1996. Director of research Museum of Work, Norrköping, Sweden, 1988—1995. Researcher University Dalarna, Borlänge, Sweden, 1995—1996.

Adjunct professor Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm, 2005—2010. Professor Uppsala University, since 1996.

Achievements

  • Achievements include research in economic history, industrial transformation, and industrial heritage.

Membership

Chairman research committee Museum of Work, Norrkõping. Representative of Uppsala University Gruvrådet, Stora Kopparberget. Member of Faculty of Social Science Uppsala University, National Committee Technology Social Science at Royal Academy of Sciences (member docent ship committee), Advisory Cultural Studies Institute Sweden (Stockholm representative Uppsala University).

Connections

Married Lisa Pantsu, August 29, 1948. Children: Tove Johanna Svensson, Vanja Helena.

father:
Birger Julius Isacson

mother:
Inger-Johanne Berner-Isacson

spouse:
Lisa Pantsu

children:
Vanja Helena Isacson

Tove Johanna Svensson Isacson