The pace of urbanization in Sweden continues to be high and we are about to face major demographic changes. Along with this, rapid technological development places additional demands on urban planning. In order to contribute with new insights, SNS will launch a research project on building societies through urban planning. . The project will start in the fall of 2018 and last for three years.
Learnings from Integration
The aim of the project Learnings from integration is to explore how the integration process in Sweden works and how it can be improved. The program focuses on the labor market and the education system.
New challenges for the pension system
The Swedish pension system faces several large challenges. An ageing population puts upward pressure on the retirement age. At the same time, the number of poor retired people is expected to increase. The programme takes an overall perspective of the pension system and deals with questions that concern both the occupational pension and the state pension.