Magdalena Andersson (economist)
|Chief Director of the Swedish Tax Agency|
November 2009 – February 2012
|Preceded by||Katrin Westling Palm|
|Succeeded by||Helena Dyrssen|
|Born||Eva Magdalena Andersson
January 23, 1967
|Political party||Social Democrats|
|Alma mater||Stockholm School of Economics
Eva Magdalena Andersson (born 23 January 1967), is a Swedish economist and politician. A member of the Swedish Social Democratic Party, she has been the party's economic policy spokesperson since February 2012. If the party wins the 2014 general election she is likely to become Minister for Finance.
She was employeed in the Prime Minister's Office as political advisor from 1996 to 1998 and as director of planning from 1998 to 2004. She was state secretary in the Ministry of Finance 2004-2006 and domestic policy adviser to party leader Mona Sahlin from 2007 to 2009. From 2009 to 2012, she was Chief Director of the Swedish Tax Agency after being appointed to that position by the Reinfeldt Cabinet.
- Dagens Nyheter, 5 April 2012, page 21
- CV - Magdalena Andersson at the Swedish Social Democratic Party, läst 2013-11-24