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About us

Timbro is the leading free market think tank in the Nordic countries. Our mission is to promote and disseminate ideas supporting the principles of free markets, free enterprise, individual liberty and a free society.

Timbro is a leading free market think located in Stockholm, Sweden. Our mission is to build opinion in favor of market economy, free entrepreneurship, individual freedom and an open society. Timbro was founded in 1978 by Sture Eskilsson and the Swedish Employers’ Association, a precursor to the Confederation of Swedish Enterprise.  Since 2003, Timbro is financed by the Swedish Free Enterprise Foundation.

Timbro is a member of Epicenter, a network of European free market think tanks.

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