Birgitta Nyström

Professor, Prof. Dr.

Research areas and keywords

UKÄ subject classification

  • Law

Keywords

Research

I am professor of Private Law. I am working as a researcher and teacher in Labour Law and Business Law at the faculty of Law, Lund University. My main research areas are Swedish and Nordic Labour Law in a European and globalized perspective. I am especially interested in collective Labour Law and industrial relations. From my viewpoint, Labour Law is important  in a business related perspective.

Professional work

I have worked as a practitioner of Labour Law and have extensive and good connections with Labour Law practitioners. I have been an Inquiry Chair or Expert in several Governmental Inquiries (SOU) and I am one of the 15 Experts in The European Comittee of Social Rights; Council of Europe's regulatory body for the European Social Charter.

Teaching

I take a great interest in teaching at Lund University, and have taught at other Universities in Sweden and abroad.

Highlighted research outputs

Birgitta Nyström (ed.) 2016 Iustus förlag. 284 p.

Research output: Book/ReportAnthology (editor)

Birgitta Nyström 2016 Globalisation, fragmentation, labour and emoloyment law. A Swedish perspective. Nyström, B. (ed.). Iustus förlag, p. 73-93

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingBook chapter

Birgitta Nyström & Erlandsson, L. 2016 The Right to Social Security in the Constitutions of the World : Broadening the moral and legal space for social protection . Egorov, A. & Wujczyk, M. (eds.). Geneva: ILO, p. 274-286 13 p. (ILO Global Study; vol. Europe, vol. 1)

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingBook chapter

Birgitta Nyström 2015 Societas Iuris Public Europaei (SIPE) Series. Iliopoulos-Strangas, J. (ed.). Nomos, Vol. 10

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingBook chapter

Adlercreutz, A. & Birgitta Nyström 2015 Kluwer. 274 p. (International encyclopaedia for labour law and industrial relations)

Research output: Book/ReportBook

Birgitta Nyström 2014 Commentary EU-Law. Schlachter, M. (ed.). Kluwer

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingBook chapter

Birgitta Nyström 2014 Festskrift till Catharina Calleman. Ryberg-Welander, L. (ed.). Iustus förlag

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingBook chapter

Birgitta Nyström 2013 Essays in honour of Michael Bogdan. Patrik, L. (ed.). Juristförlaget i Lund, p. 417-432

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingBook chapter

Birgitta Nyström 2013 Festskrift Liber Amicarum et Amicorum in Honour of Ruth Nielsen. Fejö m.fl., J. (ed.). Jurist- og Økonomforbundets Forlag, p. 233-250

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingBook chapter

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