Organization of conferences

Organizer and chairman of the conference on "Macroeconomic Policy Co-ordination in the EU - How Far Should It Go?" on behalf of the Economic Council of Sweden, Stockholm, May 2001.

Organizer and chairman of a seminar on "Growth and Economic Policy" on behalf of the Economic Council of Sweden, Stockholm, October 1999.

Organizer and chairman of the conference on "The Political Economy of Unemployment" on behalf of the Economic Council of Sweden, Stockholm, May 1998.

Organizer (together with Per-Anders Edin) of Center for Business and Economic Policy (SNS) seminar series on the labour market in Stockholm 1997-98.

Moderator at the US Embassy's conference on "Labour Market Policy and Job Creation - Swedish and US Experiences", Stockholm, May 1997.

Organizer and chairman of two conferences on the EMU in May 1996 in Stockholm on behalf of the Swedish Government Commission on the EMU.

Organizer of the Institute for International Economic Studies and Wennergren Center Foundation for Scientific Reserarch conference on "Unemployment and Wage Dispersion -- Is There a Trade-off?" in honour of Assar Lindbeck in Stockholm, June 1995.

Organizer and chairman of the Swedish Employers' Federation's conference on "Labour Market Policy - What Can We Learn for the Future?" in Stockholm, January 1995.

Chairman of a seminar on "Financial Markets and Macroeconomic Fluctuations" on behalf of the Economic Council of Sweden in Stockholm, November 1996.

Organizer and chairman of a seminar on Swedish unemployment on behalf of the Economic Council of Sweden in Stockholm, August 1995.

Organizer and chairman of the conference on "What Can We Learn from the European Unemployment Experiences" on behalf of the Economic Council of Sweden in Stockholm, February 1994.

Organizer of the Institute for International Economic Studies and Centre for Business and Policy Studies (SNS) conference on "Economic Policy with a Floating Exchange Rate" in Stockholm, February 1993.

Member of the Programme Committee for the European Economic Association Annual Meeting in Lisboa, August 1990.

Organizer of the Center for Business and Policy Studies (SNS) conferences on "Wage Setting" in Stockholm, November 1988 and 1989.

Organizer and chairman of conferences on "Nordic Wage Formation" at the Institute for International Economic Studies, October 1986; May 1987; and April 1988.

Organizer and chairman of the Centre for European Policy Studies (CEPS) Macroeconomic Workshop on "European Unemployment and Labour Market Rigidities" in Brussels, September 1986.

Organizer and chairman of the session on "Effects of Exchange Rate Changes and Wage Restraint" at the Model Seminar of the Nordic Ministries of Finance in Copenhagen, October 1984.

Organizer of the international conference on "Trade Unions, Wage Formation and Macroeconomic Stability" in Saltsj÷baden, Stockholm, August 1984 on behalf of the Institute for International Economic Studies and the Swedish Central Bank's Tercentenary Foundation (Riksbankens Jubileumsfond).

Organizer of the international conference on "Allocational and Structural Consequences of Short-run Stabilization Policies" in Saltsj÷baden, Stockholm, September 1981 on behalf of the Institute for International Economic Studies and the Marcus Wallenberg Foundation for International Cooperation in Science.