Professor of Economics
Jönköping University, Sweden and Sogang University, Seoul, Korea
Almas Heshmati is Professor of Economics at Jönköping University, Sweden and Sogang University, Seoul, Korea. He has a Ph.D. degree from the University of Gothenburg (1994). His research interests include applied microeconomics, globalization, development strategy, efficiency, productivity and growth with application to manufacturing and services.
In addition to more than 150 scientific journal articles he has published books on EU Lisbon Process, Global Inequality, East Asian Manufacturing, Chinese Economy, Technology Transfer, Information Technology, Water Resources, Landmines, Power Generation, Renewable Energy, Development Economics, World Values, Poverty, well-being and Economic Growth.