Joachim Vigrestad

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Visiting address ARENA Centre for European Studies 0855 Oslo Sognsveien 68
Postal address P. O. Box 1143 Blindern N-0318 Oslo ARENA Centre for European Studies

Academic interests

Joachim Vigrestad is a MA student in Political Science at the University of Oslo. His current academic interest is the politicization of international trade. In his thesis, he studies Sustainable Development Chapters in EU’s external trade agreements through a case study of the India-EU BTIA negotiations. His supervisor at ARENA is Helene Sjursen


Vigrestad holds a BA in European Studies and language from the Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU). As part of his MA degree, he has spent one semester at KU Leuven.

Tags: trade and labour standards, EU's external trade policy, trade and environment
Published Oct. 26, 2017 8:17 PM - Last modified Nov. 6, 2017 8:44 AM