Today I am senior researcher at the Section of Insurance Medicine, Department of Clinical Neuroscience, Karolinska Institutet and professor of Working Life Science at Karlstad University.
PhD 1975 in economic geography at Uppsala University. My dissertation was on labour market policies and plant shut down. At that time I worked at the Institute for Social Research at Stockholm University. Since then I have been working at Arbetslivscentrum and the National Institute for Working Life in Stockholm, and among other things been adjunct professor i economic geography at Uppsala university, guest reseracher in Berlin, London and Washington.
I am participating in a project in a project cencerning women's and men's working - and living conditions after they have reached maximun number of days in the sickness insurance system. It is a prospective cohort study.