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.


Jerker Holm, Head of Department, Chairman
Tommy Andersson, Associate Professor
Hans Byström, Professor
Maria Persson, Associate Professor
Joakim Westerlund, Professor
Rikke Barthélemy, Programme Coordinator
Fredrik Said Madsen, PhD Candidate
Matilda Karlsson, Student (Lundaekonomerna)
Nils Landén Helmbold, Student (Samhällsvetarkåren)


Fredrik N G Andersson, Senior Lecturer
Petter Lundborg, Professor

Birger Nilsson, Associate Professor
Erik Wengström, Associate Professor
Nathalie Stenbeck, Study Administrator
Simon Reese, PhD Candidate
Erik Ossmer, Student (Lundaekonomerna)
Tobias Lönell, Student (Samhällsvetarkåren)


The Board

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

The board has 9 members, with as many deputies, and is chaired by the head of department. There are four 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.