On 20-21 Februari, Swedish Entrepreneurship Forum's Research Manager Johan Eklund participates in the World Bank conference Doing Business: Past, Present and Future of Business Regulation in Washington DC. The conference brings together academics, World Bank Group staff and development professionals from around the world to discuss the impact of regulatory reform and to guide the Doing Business report project in the years to come.
3D Printing or additive manufacturing is a revolutionary technology where products are printed from a digital blueprint without the demand for large-scale manufacturing or factories. A new report from Swedish EntreprenurshipForum predicts that the development of additive manufacturing could lead to a re-industrialisation and regionalisation of small-scale manufacturing.
The launch of the 2013 Swedish Economic Forum Report took place on November 27. This year, authors focused on institutions, laws and regulations that promote a productive entrepreneurship and sustainable economic growth. Is the ability to develop, commercialize and apply new knowledge enhanced through institutional design? An english summary of the report is now available. Read more »
On 13 December, Swedish Entrepreneurship Forum and KTH Royal Institute of Technology arranged a lecture with 2013 Prize in Economic Sciences in Memory of Alfred Nobel recipient Professor Robert J. Shiller. The lecture focused on Shiller's latest book Finance and the Good Society where he emphasizes the need for well-functioning financial markets and the importance of financial innovations.