Department of Economics

Lund University School of Economics and Management


There is a long tradition of research at the Department of Economics, and the department has been the home of distinguished scholars such as, most prominently, Knut Wicksell.

Currently there is research in a number of areas with several specializations paralleling recommended paths for undergraduate study The department has hosted a number of high-profile international conferences thanks to the support from the Arne Ryde Foundation which is tied to the department.

Research at the Department of Economics is organised in a number of specialized research areas: 

Areas of research