Eivind Hammersmark

PhD Candidate
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Academic Interests

Development economics, resource- and environmental economics, political economy.


Mining and local corruption in Africa. American Journal of Political Science, 2017. (with Andreas Kotsadam, Carl H. Knutsen and Tore Wig.)

Work in progress

Early Industrialization and Protests: Evidence from African Industrial Mines (with Andreas Kotsadam, Carl H. Knutsen and Tore Wig).

On a Mission from God: The Historical Roots of Development Aid Allocation (with Matteo Alpino).


Higher education and employment history

  • Research fellow at ESOP, 2013–present.
  • M.Phil. in Economics, University of Oslo, 2013.
  • Visiting graduate student, University of Washington, 2012.
  • Bachelor of Business Administration, Oslo University College, 2010.

Awards and grants


Supervisor: Jo Thori Lind and Andreas Kotsadam.

Tags: Growth and Development, Economics, Political Economy, Resources Energy and Environment


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  • Knutsen, Carl Henrik; Kotsadam, Andreas; Olsen, Eivind Hammersmark & Wig, Tore (2015). Mining and Local Corruption in Africa.

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