Dr. Rikard Westerberg, Director The Center for Statecraft and Strategic Communication
Rikard Westerberg teaches economic history, the history of economic ideas and applied history at Stockholm School of Economics and is the Director of The Center for Statecraft and Strategic Communication.
Rikard Westerberg was awarded a PhD by the Stockholm School of Economics in 2020 for his doctoral thesis, “Socialists at the Gate: Swedish Business and the Defense of Free Enterprise,1940-1985.” His main research area concerns political advocacy efforts by business interests from a historical perspective. At SSE he teaches economic history, the history of economic ideas and applied history. Rikard is a member of SSE’s Distinguished Educators’ Network.