Joakim Wernberg

Joakim Wernberg is Research Director with a focus on digitization and technology development at Swedish Entrepreneurship Forum.

Research areas

His main research interests concern complexity and the interaction between technology development and society, digitization and the development of cities. Joakim has written and co-authored several reports on digitization. He is also affiliated with the Lund University Internet Institute (LUii).

In 2017, he presented his thesis in economic geography, The inherent Complexity of Agglomeration – Essays on the self-organization of urban economies at Lund University. The thesis is about how economic geography and complexity theory can be combined to describe agglomeration economies and flows of information, knowledge and ideas within cities.

Ongoing research

Global megatrends, structural transformation and economic policy – How can entrepreneurship ensure future employment, productivity and economic growth?

Research interests: digitization, urbanization, automation, globalization, technology development, platform economy, sharing economy, cities


Joakim Wernberg
Swedish Entrepreneurship Forum
Saltmätargatan 9, 113 59 Stockholm, Sweden
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