HASSLER John

Function : Professor and Deputy Director at the Institute for International Economic Studies at Stockholm University

Presentation : Economics and Security Committee, Saturday 15 May, 15:00-18:00

Biography

 

John Hassler (PhD MIT) is Professor of Economics at the Institute for International Economic Studies at Stockholm University. His research has covered areas of dynamic public finance, social mobility, growth and climate change. His work has been published in American Economic Review, Econometrica, Journal of Economic Theory and many other influential international journals. He is since 2009 member of the Prize Committee for the Prize in Economic Sciences in Memory of Alfred Nobel. He was the Chairman of the Swedish Fiscal Policy Council 2013-16 and is a member of the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences and of the Royal Swedish Academy of Engineering Sciences. 

He worked as advisor to the Swedish Ministry of Finance during the financial crisis and serves as scientific advisor to several Swedish government agencies. He was member of the European Economic Advisory Group between 2008 and 2012. He has also been a member of the Bellagio group of academics and central bankers. 

 

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