Diversity an important accelerator for regional growth
Successful strategies for regional development require a broader concept of diversity. In a new PhD thesis from Jönköping International Business School, Jönköping University, Sofia Wixe investigates the connection between diversity and the economic performance of regions and firms.
”Smart Specialization works best in urban areas. In rural areas, we need to supplement with a focus on individuals and invest in education.”
Mutual participation may reduce uncertainty in couples living with atrial fibrillation
How does atrial fibrillation affect a couple’s partner relationship? In a new PhD thesis from the School of Health and Welfare, Jönköping University, Tomas Dalteg suggests that partners should be considered and be part of clinical caring activities and rehabilitation.
Professor at Jönköping University contributes to "Encyclopaedia of Language and Education"
Sangeeta Bagga-Gupta, Professor at the School of Education and Communication, Jönköping University, has contributed to the new edition of "Encyclopaedia of Language and Education". On the theme "Signed Languages in Bilingual Education", Sangeeta Bagga-Gupta presents an expose over the past and current research landscape and front lines. She highlights a divided knowledge field and presents a new emerging approach in bilingual research.
New collaborations with the industry in the regional research programme
Data mining, foundry technology and customization of products. Now it has been decided which three research projects that will be included in the third round of the regional research programme, which is run in cooperation between Region Jönköpings län, Jönköping University and the industry sector.
Millions to research about long-term consequences of psychosocial working conditions
A project that will examine the connection between psychosocial working conditions and health after the age of 69 has received 3,4 million SEK from Forte.