Peter Fredriksson new Chairman of the Nobel committee

2019-01-02

Peter Fredriksson has been elected new Chairman of the Bank of Sweden Prize in Economic Sciences in Memory of Alfred Nobel.

Peter Fredriksson, Professor at the Department of Economics at Uppsala University becomes the committees new Chairman from the 1 January 2019 according to The Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences. The committee selects the laureates for the Bank of Sweden Prize in Economic Sciences in Memory of Alfred Nobel (the Nobel Prize in Economics).

Peter Fredriksson


-It is an inspiring and honouring commitment but also one of great responsibility, says Peter Fredriksson.

Eva Mörk, Professor at the Department of Economics at Uppsala University is also a member of the committee.