Economic research at Umeå University receives 20 million sek. The University believes three focal areas are particularly well equipped to become a competitiveness force. Four projects will therefore share the money, one of these is CERE.
The money will primarily be used for recruitment of guest professors and support to young researchers.
Read the press release (only in Swedish) "Umeå universitet satsar 20 miljoner på ekonomisk forskning" (Umeå University is investing 20 million in economic research).