Economics and Management Day & Söderberg Prize Ceremony

Seminar

Welcome to a digital afternoon of talks at the Lund University School of Economics and Management. The theme: Leadership of Tomorrow – challenges and perspectives. We will also – digitally – deliver the Jan Söderberg Family Prize in Economics and Management to Professor Nathan Nunn of Harvard University.

Nathan Nunn, and a logotype with the initials JSP - Jan Söderberg Prize. Photo collage.
Nathan Nunn asks questions such as: Why are societies and cultures different? Why are some more economically successful than others? In his research, Nunn examines the effects that historical events and factors have on subsequent societal outcomes.

You are very welcome to a digital afternoon of popular science interviews and talks, hosted by the Lund University School of Economics and Management.

The Jan Söderberg Family Prize in Economics and Management

Looking back and moving forward: The importance of history for economic development. That is the topic of the Prize Lecture that Harvard Professor Nathan Nunn will give on 24 March. He is the 2020 recipient of the Jan Söderberg Family Prize in Economics and Management. Nathan Nunn will talk about his research with a focus on economic development.

We will also deliver a digital prize ceremony in honour of Professor Nunn. The participants will be:

All content is pre-recorded and free of charge. It will be published on LUSEM's Youtube channel on 24 March.

The Prize Ceremony and Laureate Lecture will be held in English.

Learn more about the award here

More about Nathan Nunn's research

The Economics and Management Day

Photo and graphic illustration in blue and light green, with the silhouettes of some business people in a room with large windows.

Leadership has never been more important – and managers and leaders face new as well as timeless challenges every day. On March 24, we hope you want to join us for a digital panel discussion with innovative researchers and leaders. The theme: Leadership of Tomorrow – challenges and perspectives.

Note that the panel discussion will be held in Swedish.

All content is pre-recorded and free of charge. It will be published on LUSEM's Youtube channel on 24 March.

More about the programme and the participants (in Swedish)

Registration

Free admission. Sign-up is not required, but you are welcome to sign up if you want to receive a link to the videos when they are published 14:00 on 24 March.

Register here

The Economics and Management Day and the award ceremony would have taken place in March 2020, but the corona pandemic naturally caused us to postpone the event. But now we look forward to it finally being able to take place – albeit digitally.

24 March 2021
14:00

Venue

This is an online meeting.

Contact

event@ehl.lu.se