Lars Magnusson#

Membership Number:5118
Membership type:ORDINARY
Main Country of Residence:SWEDEN

Present and Previous Positions

  • Full professor of Economic History, Uppsala University since 1992
  • He served as Dean of the Faculty of Social Sciences and as Vice-Rector of Uppsala University
  • Visiting positions at a number of insitutions, including as
    • Directeur d'études at the École des hautes études en sciences sociales on six occasions
    • Visiting Professor at the European Univeristy Insitute in Florence on five occasions
  • Numerous other positions in Swedish and European academia, including serving as Research Director at the Swedish National Institute for Studies of Working Life

Fields of Scholarship
  • Study of mercantilism
  • Long-term development of welfare state societies
  • Agricultural and industrial history
  • Studies of working life
  • Social and economic history
  • Intellectual history
  • History of economic and social thought

Honours and Awards
  • Full member of
    • Royal Swedish Acdemy of Sciences as well as of the
    • Royal Society of Sciences, Uppsala.
  • Chair of the Board of the Swedish Collegium for Advanced Study
  • Vice Rector of Uppsala University
  • 2006 Honorary Doctor of Kyoto University
  • Scientific Board of the Tolouse Business School
  • Full member of the Committee for the Nobel Prize in Economics (the Bank of Sweden Prize in Economic Sciences in Memory of Alfred Nobel)
  • 2019 Full member of the Board of the Swedish Research Council
  • Research Fellow of the Max Planck Insitute for History (Göttingen three times, where he has also been a Fellow of the Insitute for Advanced Study (Lichtenberg-Kolleg)
  • Invited Directeur d'études, EHESS, Paris on four occasions
  • Invited Professor at EUI, Florence, on six occasions

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