Magnus is Professor in the Department of Geography and Economic History, at Umeå University, Sweden. His research interests include insurance history and environmental history. His publications in insurance history include articles in the Journal of Economic History, Business History, Journal of Financial History and the Scandinavian Economic History Review. A main theme of these articles is to combine historical narratives with contemporary theories in insurance economics and cliometric techniques. Magnus is at the centre of a very active group of historians and economists at Umeå with an interest in insurance, which has produced several recent PhD theses in the field.
Professor Magnus Lindmark. Department of Geography and Economic History.
Faculty of Social Sciences, Umeå universitet.
901 87 Umeå, Sweden.
Tel +46 90 786 7935.