Jonna Rickardsson

Postdoc Economics
CEnSE - Centre for Entrepreneurship and Spatial Economics , Jönköping International Business School
Postdoc Economics
Economics , Jönköping International Business School
PhD in Economics

Jonna Rickardsson's academic interests lie in political economics, regional economics, labor economics, and media economics. In her research, she emphasizes the regional perspective when investigating the complex dynamics that shape political landscapes, labor markets, and the media sector.


Garz, M., Rickardsson, J. (2023). Ownership and media slant: Evidence from Swedish newspapers Kyklos (Basel), 76(1), 18-40. More information
Karlsson, C., Rickardsson, J., Wincent, J. (2021). Diversity, innovation and entrepreneurship: where are we and where should we go in future studies? Small Business Economics, 56, 759-772. More information
Rickardsson, J. (2021). The urban–rural divide in radical right populist support: the role of resident’s characteristics, urbanization trends and public service supply The annals of regional science, 67, 211-242. More information
Rickardsson, J., Mellander, C., Bjerke, L. (2021). The Stockholm Syndrome: the view of the capital by the “Places Left Behind” Cambridge Journal of Regions, Economy and Society, 14(3), 601-617. More information

Doctoral thesis

Rickardsson, J. (2023). Opinion formation in a changing regional economy (Doctoral thesis, Jönköping: Jönköping University, Jönköping International Business School). More information

Other publications

Rickardsson, J. . Exposure to refugees and voting behavior: a spatial analysis. More information


Rickardsson, J., Mellander, C. (2017). Absolute vs Relative Income and Life Satisfaction. Stockholm: Royal Institute of Technology, CESIS More information
Backman, M., Nilsson, P., Klaesson, J., Westlund, H., Rickardsson, J., Wassen, L. (2016). Utvärdering av Landsbygdsprogrammet 2007-2013 (Axel 1). Jönköping: Jordbruksverket More information