Department of Economics

Lund University School of Economics and Management


Department of Economics

The board is responsible for outlining the guiding principles of the department, for seeing that these guidelines are followed and for deciding on any other questions that are delegated to it.


for the term of office 2024-2026

Fredrik Andersson, Head of Department, Chairman
Fredrik NG Andersson, Associate Professor                                                           Jan Bietenbeck, Senior Lecturer                                                                          Åsa Hansson, Associate Professor 
Anders Vilhelmsson,Associate Professor                                                                Joakim Westerlund, Professor
Marie Pihl, Study Administrator
Pelle Almgren, PhD Candidate
Student (Lundaekonomerna)


Thomas Fischer, Associate senior lecturer                                                              Therese Nilsson, Professor
Maria Persson, Associate Professor                                                                 Karin Bergman, Senior Lecturer                                                                        Marcus Nordström, PhD Candidate
Student (Lundaekonomerna)



The Board

The department is run by the head of the department and the board.

The board has 9 members, with 6 deputies, and is chaired by the head of department. There are five  representatives for the teachers, one for the technical and administrative staff and three for the students (of which at least one is for the PhD students).

The head of department and the directors of studies form the day to day leadership of the department, and are responsible for seeing that the board's decisions are carried out.