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Economic history

Population studies in the hinterland
Population studies in the hinterland

Researchers Doris and Dean Carson challenge the traditional view of the hinterland through their research.

The number of doctoral students is increasing at Umeå University – with a majority being women
The number of doctoral students is increasing at Umeå University – with a majority being women

200 new doctoral students were admitted in 2020, the highest number in six years. The majority are women.

The dynamics of public welfare: industrial accident insurance in Sweden, 1880-1939
Research area: Economic history
Duration 1 January 2019 until 31 December 2021
Type of project Research project
Sawmills in Northern Sweden and the globalization of the forest industry.
Research area: Economic history
Duration 1 January 2019 until 31 December 2021
Type of project Research project
Economic Intelligence and Information dissemination: the State, Business and East Economic Bureau during the Cold War.
Research area: Economic history
Duration 1 January 2018 until 31 December 2020
Type of project Research project
Engines for sustainability. Horsepower prices, capital substitution and energy transition in the long run
Research area: Economic history
Duration 1 July 2017 until 31 December 2019
Type of project Research project
Green Image or Sustainable Business? Corporate Greening and Value Creation in Volvo Cars over the past century
Research area: Economic history
Duration 1 January 2017 until 31 December 2020
Type of project Research project