Publications

Discover our published work if you are interested in economic history and want to expand your knowledge and understanding of the subject.

The Department publishes work in the book series Uppsala Studies in Economic History, and working papers in Uppsala Papers in Economic History och Uppsala Papers in Financial and Business History. Erlaier work was published in Working Papers in Transport and Communication History.

Latest publications

  • Jenny, Jansson; Jansson, Olle; Ottosson, Jan

    Technological Shifts and the Social Partners: Is the European Semester Heading Towards a Social Europe?

    Part of The European Union and the Technology Shift, p. 161-183, 2021.

  • Morell, Mats

    The Controversy Around Agricultural Rationalization and Rural Communities in Post Second World War Sweden

    Part of História Unicap, p. 68-84, 2021.

  • Pooley, Colin; Emanuel, Martin; Mannisto-Funk, Tiina; Norton, Peter

    Introduction: historical perspectives on pedestrians and the city

    Part of Urban History, p. 204-210, 2021.

  • Jansson, Olle; Ottosson, Jan

    Negotiating a new Swedish model: Employment transition agreements and the struggle over redundancies

    Part of Journal of Industrial Relations, 2021.

    Open access
  • Glover, Nikolas; Hellenes, Andreas Mørkved

    A ‘Swedish Offensive’ at the World's Fairs: Advertising, Social Reformism and the Roots of Swedish Cultural Diplomacy, 1935–1939

    Part of Contemporary European History, p. 284-300, 2021.

    Open access
  • Karlsson, Lars; Häggqvist, Henric; Hedberg, Peter

    Market structure and efficiency in Swedish commercial banking, 1912–1938

    Part of Scandinavian Economic History Review, p. 103-123, 2021.

    Open access
  • Jansson, Olle; Ottosson, Jan

    Collective agreements against labor market risks in Sweden: The case of the PTK-SAF employment security agreement

    Part of Labor history, p. 316-333, 2021.

  • Ottosson, Jan; Magnusson, Lars

    Editorial

    Part of Economic and Industrial Democracy, p. 201-202, 2021.

  • Ottosson, Jan; Magnusson, Lars

    Editorial

    Part of Economic and Industrial Democracy, p. 3-4, 2021.

  • Husz, Orsi

    Far i fönstret.: Kommersiell konstruktion av kön och den nya mannen i 1930-talets skyltfönster

    Part of Bakom stadens kulisser, 2021.

  • Husz, Orsi

    Sociala medier och distanshandel anno 1900: , fakultetsopponentens recension av Charlotte Nilsson: Förbindelse med en större värld: Postorder i Sverige under tidigt 1900-tal,

    Part of Historisk Tidskrift (S), p. 318-325, 2021.

  • Husz, Orsi

    The Making of Everyman’s Capitalism in Sweden:: Micro-infrastructures, Unlearning, and Moral Boundary Work

    Part of Enterprise & society, 2021.

  • Glover, Nikolas

    Marketing Internationalism in an Era of Globalisation: The Swedish-South African Partnership Week, November 1999

    Part of Culture Unbound. Journal of Current Cultural Research, p. 41-65, 2021.

    Open access
  • Hasselberg, Ylva

    Vetenskapens karaktär Eli F. Heckscher: Del 1: Oberoende liv 1879-1924

    Gidlunds förlag, 2021.

  • Henrekson, Magnus; Lyssarides, Odd; Ottosson, Jan

    The social background of elite executives: The Swedish case

    Part of Management & Organizational History, 2021.

    Open access
  • Ljungberg, Jonas; Ögren, Anders

    Discipline or international balance: the choice of monetary systems in Europe

    Part of European Journal of the History of Economic Thought, 2021.

    Open access
  • Kenny, Seán; Ögren, Anders

    Unlimiting Unlimited Liability: Legal Equality for Swedish Banks with Alternative Shareholder Liability Regimes, 1897-1903

    Part of Business history review, p. 193-218, 2021.

    Open access
  • Arnberg, Klara; Glover, Nikolas; Sundevall, Fia

    På hemmafronten intet nytt: Kommersiell kvinnlighet under svensk beredskap, 1939-1945

    Part of Historisk Tidskrift (S), p. 476-509, 2021.

    Open access
  • Emanuel, Martin

    Introduction: historical perspectives on pedestrians and the city

    Part of Urban History, p. 248-265, 2021.

    Open access
  • Vänje, Annika; Ottosson, Jan

    Delrapport avseende följeforskningsuppdrag om metodutveckling för myndighetsgemensam kontroll för att motverka fusk, regelöverträdelser och brottslighet i arbetslivet

    2020.

  • Malmström Rognes, Åsa

    Review: Brett Sheehan. Industrial Eden: A Chinese Capitalist Vision

    Part of Enterprise & society, p. 278-280, 2020.

  • Jansson, Måns

    La technologie générale: Johann beckmann, entwurf der algemeinen technologie/projet de technologie générale (1806)

    Part of European Journal of the History of Economic Thought, p. 344-346, 2020.

  • Petersson, Tom

    Den svenska industrins segertåg 1945-1965

    Dialogos Förlag, 2020.

  • Petersson, Tom

    Bankmarknad och ägarroll i förändring: Sparbankerna, Swedbank och sparbanksstiftelserna på 2000-talet

    Dialogos Förlag, 2020.

  • Hasselgren, Björn

    The Scottish Enlightenment and natural history An Introduction to Adam Smith's The Wealth of Nations (Translated from the Swedish original):

    2020.

    Open access
  • Ottosson, Jan; Magnusson, Lars

    Editorial

    Part of Economic and Industrial Democracy, p. 251-253, 2020.

  • Ottosson, Jan; Magnusson, Lars

    Editorial

    Part of Economic and Industrial Democracy, p. 3-5, 2020.

  • Andersson-Skog, Lena; Broberg, Oskar; Edvinsson, Rodney; Enflo, Kerstin et al.

    Vad är ekonomisk historia?

    2020.

  • Lilja, Kristina

    Sparbankerna visade vägen

    2020.

  • Ottosson, Jan; Magnusson, Lars

    Editorial

    Part of Economic and Industrial Democracy, p. 509-511, 2020.

  • Ottosson, Jan; Magnusson, Lars

    Editorial

    Part of Economic and Industrial Democracy, p. 773-774, 2020.

  • Ulväng, Göran

    Herrgårdsnytt 2020

    2020.

    Open access
  • Dellstig, David

    Den efterfrågade vetenskapen: Universitetsbibliotek, akademiska tidskrifter och vetenskapliga förlag 1968–2018

    Open access
  • Jansson, Olle

    Suitable, Exploitable or Undesirable: Employer Perceptions and Categorisations of Migrant Workers in the Manufacturing Industries of Post-War Central Sweden

    Part of Immigrants & Minorities, p. 131-150, 2020.

    Open access
  • Jansson, Olle

    Suitable, Exploitable or Undesirable: Employer Perceptions and Categorisations of Migrant Workers in the Manufacturing Industries of Post-War Central Sweden

    Part of Immigrants & Minorities, p. 131-150, 2020.

    Open access
  • Husz, Orsi

    Money cards and identity cards.: De-Vicing Consumer Credit In Postwar Sweden

    Part of Journal of Cultural Economy, p. 139-158, 2020.

  • Lilja, Kristina; Jonsson, Pernilla

    Inadequate supply and increasing demand for textiles and clothing: second-hand trade at auctions as an alternative source of consumer goods in Sweden, 1830–1900

    Part of Economic history review, p. 78-105, 2020.

    Open access
  • Ericsson, Johan; Molinder, Jakob

    Economic Growth and the Development of Real Wages: Swedish Construction Workers' Wages in Comparative Perspective, 1831–1900

    Part of Journal of Economic History, p. 813-852, 2020.

    Open access
  • Molinder, Jakob; Söderhäll, Martin

    Did industrialisation lead to segregation in cities of the nineteenth century?: The case of Uppsala 1880-1900

    Part of Scandinavian Economic History Review, p. 23-44, 2020.

    Open access
  • Häggqvist, Henric

    How Does Globalization Affect the Welfare State?: Openness to Trade and Social Spending Patterns in 21 Countries, 1920-2000

    Part of Essays in Economic & Business History, p. 224-270, 2020.

    Open access
  • Malmström Rognes, Åsa

    The Evolution of Capital Adequacy Rules: the contrasting cases of Sweden and Britain

    Part of Scandinavian Economic History Review, 2020.

    Open access
  • Morell, Mats

    La historia y los estudios rurales a partir de los sesenta: de la descolonización al medio ambiente y la soberanía alimentaria

    Part of Ayer, p. 19-51, 2020.

  • Ulväng, Göran; Ridbäck, Irma

    Starfors & Molnebo: Uppländska herrgårdar med anor

    Bokförlaget Langenskiöld, 2020.

  • Jansson, Måns

    Global Materials, Contact Zones, and Imitation: The Making of Metal Commodities in Eighteenth-Century Sweden

    Part of Locating the Global, p. 41-72, 2020.

  • Ulväng, Göran

    Cabinet makers and chair makers in Stockholm 1730–1850: Production, market and economy in a regulated economy

    Part of Luxury, Fashion and the Early Modern Idea of Credit, p. 151-169, 2020.

  • Husz, Orsi

    The entrepreneur's dream: Credit card history between PR and academic research

    Part of Histories of Knowledge in Postwar Scandinavia, p. 127-151, 2020.

    Open access
  • Isacson, Maths

    Fackföreningsrörelsen och näringslivets automatisering

    Part of AI, robotar och föreställningar om morgondagens arbetsliv, p. 23-67, 2020.

  • Andersson-Skog, Lena; Broberg, Oskar; Edvinsson, Rodney; Enflo, Kerstin et al.

    Om metoder i ekonomisk historia

    Part of Vad är ekonomisk historia?, p. 67-91, 2020.

  • Andersson-Skog, Lena; Broberg, Oskar; Edvinsson, Rodney; Enflo, Kerstin et al.

    Om teorier i ekonomisk historia

    Part of Vad är ekonomisk historia?, p. 39-66, 2020.

  • Andersson-Skog, Lena; Broberg, Oskar; Edvinsson, Rodney; Enflo, Kerstin et al.

    Om ekonomisk historia

    Part of Vad är ekonomisk historia?, p. 21-37, 2020.

  • Fellman, Susanna; Ottosson, Jan

    Staten och statens roller: Om staten, samhällsekonomin och regleringsregimer

    Part of Vad är ekonomisk historia?, p. 261-283, 2020.

  • Ottosson, Jan

    The making and breaking of interlocking directorships in banking and industry in Sweden, 1918–1924

    Part of Past, present and future, p. 267-284, 2020.

  • Vänje, Annika; Ottosson, Jan

    Kampen mot osund konkurrens: Den olösta frågan om arbetsmarknadens parter och myndigheter i samverkan

    Part of Sund konkurrens i byggbranschen, p. 67-85, 2020.

    Open access
  • Lönnborg, Mikael; Hedberg, Peter; Karlsson, Lars

    Swedish Insurance Institutions and Efficiency 1920-1980

    Part of Risk and the insurance business in history, p. 157-177, 2020.

  • Hasselgren, Björn

    Skotsk upplysning och naturforskning: Förord till Adam Smiths Nationernas välstånd i förkortad utgåva

    Part of Nationernas välstånd, p. 9-27, 2020.

    Open access
  • Widmalm, Hedvig

    The Household Economy of the Great Copper Mine, 1716 - 1724

    Part of Skandinavisk kobber, p. 91-110, 2020.

    Open access
  • Ulväng, Göran

    Salnecke hushållning.: Livsmedelsproduktion och livsmedelskonsumtion på Salnecke herrgård, Gryta, Uppland åren 1783 - 1812

    2019.

  • Glover, Nikolas

    The 'aidification' of national experiences: Swedish-supported correspondence education in Tanzania, ca 1960-1975

    Part of Nordic Journal of Educational History, 2019.

  • Bäcklund, Dan; Lilja, Kristina

    Adolescents’ impact on family economy in Sweden: During the first decades of the twentieth century

    Part of Journal of Family History, p. 3-23, 2019.

    Open access
  • Glover, Nikolas

    Between Order and Justice: Investments in Africa and Corporate International Resposibility in Swedish Media in the 1960s

    Part of Enterprise & society, p. 401-444, 2019.

  • Häggqvist, Henric; Hedberg, Peter; Karlsson, Lars; Larsson, Mats

    The development of Swedish commercial banking, from establishment to consolidation: A presentation of a new database, 1866-1938

    2019.

  • Malmström Rognes, Åsa

    Crisis Resolution and the Asian Financial Crises: Uses of the Past in the Resolution of Financial Crises in Emerging Markets

    2019.

  • Husz, Orsi; Glover, Nikolas

    Between human capital and human worth: Popular valuations of knowledge in 20th-century Sweden

    Part of Scandinavian Journal of History, p. 484-509, 2019.

    Open access
  • Henrekson, Magnus; Odd, Lyssarides; Ottosson, Jan

    The Social Background of Elite Executives: The Swedish Case (October 10, 2019).

    2019.

  • Isacson, Maths; Ottosson, Jan

    Panel 3D - Labour, wages and the welfare state . Chairs: Jan Ottosson & Maths Isacsson, Uppsala University

    2019.

  • Ottosson, Jan

    Luftfart under fem årtiondenSvensk luftfart 1900-1951 – Civilflyget, privata aktörer och offentliga intressen

    2019.

  • Wikman, Pär

    Kulturgeografin tar plats i välfärdsstaten: Vetenskapliga modeller och politiska reformer under efterkrigstidens första decennier

    Open access
  • Ottosson, Jan

    Civilflyget i Sverige år 1959

    Part of 1959 års ekonomiska historia, p. 47-50, 2019.

  • Persarvet, Viktor

    Tariffs, Trade, and Economic Growth in Sweden 1858–1913

    Open access
  • Malmström Rognes, Åsa; Larsson, Mats

    Can Regulations Prevent Financial Crises?

    2019.

  • Jansson, Olle; Ottosson, Jan

    Employment Transition Agreements and the Struggle over Redundancies in the Swedish Labour Market

    Part of Panel 3D - Labour, wages and the welfare state, 2019.

  • Larsson, Mats

    Krig, kriser och tillväxt 1914-1945

    Dialogos Förlag, 2019.

  • Isacson, Maths

    Yrken i historien och samtiden

    Part of Vi drack vårt kaffe på toaletten, p. 122-128, 2019.

  • Jansson, Olle; Jansson, Jenny; Ottosson, Jan

    National trade union involvement in the European Semester: Case study Sweden

    2019.

  • Wendschlag, Mikael; Ottosson, Jan

    The Swedish 1907-1908 banking crisis and old and new crisis management policies

    2019.