Minutes of the Business and Board meeting of the

Biennial Meeting of the Scandinavian Society of Forest Economics

held in Hotel Linné, Uppsala 23 May 2014

Minutes of Meeting


The chairperson of the SSFE board Anders Roos opened the meeting. Following matters were on the agenda.

  1. The board 2014-2016

    Denmark: Bo Jellesmark Thorsen (Tove Enggrob Boon, deputy)
    Finland: Teppo Hujala (Katja Lähtinen, deputy)
    Norway: Hans Fredrik Hoen, chairperson (Even Bergseng, deputy)
    Sweden: Anders Roos  (Lars Lönnstedt, deputy)
    Hans Fredrik Hoen was elected as the new chairperson of the SSFE board. Norway will be hosting the next SSFE meeting in 2016.
  2. The working groups and their coordinators 2014-2016

    Business Economics of Forestry & Forest Management and Planning: Niels Strange, Denmark
    Forest Policy: Jussi Leppänen, Finland
    Forest Industry & Forest Products Markets: Anders Roos, Sweden
    International Forestry: Jens Friis Lund, Denmark
    No changes were made in the working groups and their coordinators.
  3. The proceedings

    Deadline for submitting articles to proceedings will be the 1st of September 2014. Detailed instructions for authors are on the SSFE webpage. The proceedings will be published both in printed and pdf-form. The estimated time of publication is December 2014.
  4. No other business matters
  5. The meeting was closed.