Doctor of Philosophy, Lund (Sweden) University, Lund, Sweden, 1963. Master in Political Sciences, Lund (Sweden) University, Lund, Sweden, 1968.
Head of section, Ministry of Finance, Stockholm, 1969-1975; economist, Swedish Administration, Stockholm, 1975-1977; economist, International Monetary Fund, Washington, 1977-1980; researcher, Swedish Administration, Stockholm, since 1980. Lecturer various universities, research institutions, Sweden, 1980-1994.
Married Elena Wanden, 1997.