Professor Per Krusell is a macroeconomist with interests within growth, business cycles, inequality, public policy, labor markets and climate change. He has a PhD from the University of Minnesota and has previously held positions at a number of prestigious universities, including University of Pennsylvania and Princeton University, before joining the IIES in 2008 where he holds the Savings Banks Foundations and Swedbank Chair in Macroeconomics. 

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