Jo Thori Lind

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Visiting address Moltke Moes vei 31 Eilert Sundts hus blokk B 0851 OSLO
Postal address Postboks 1095 Blindern 0317 OSLO

Academic Interests

Political economics, development economics, economic inequality

Courses taught

Spring 15: ECON4271 Distributive Justice and Economic InequalityECON4915 Development Economics, UTV3091 Avslutningsemne i utviklingsstudier

Background

Education:

PhD, University of Oslo, June 2004.
Visiting student, Massachusetts Institute of Technology 2003
Cand.polit., economics (grade 1.7), University of Oslo, March 2000
MSc, Economics, London School of Economics, July 1999 (best 11 candidates)
Cand.mag., economics, political science, University of Oslo, Dec. 1996


Emplyoment history:

Researcher, Frisch center, 2009

Post doc, Department of Economics, University of Oslo 2004-2009

Research fellow at the Department of Economics, University of Oslo, 2001-2004

Economist at the Research Department, Statistics Norway, 1999-2001

 

CV

Awards

2005 His Majesty, The King of Norway’s Gold medal from the University of Oslo for the Ph.D. dissertation.
2004 EEA Young Economist Award

2002-03 Graduate Student Fellowship from the "Network on the Effects of Inequality on Economic Performance", MacArthur Foundation.

 

Personal home page

http://folk.uio.no/jlind/

Tags: Economic Policy, Economics, Income Employment and Welfare, Growth and Development

Publications

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  • Kotsadam, Andreas; Lind, Jo Thori & Modalsli, Jørgen Heibø (2017). Call the Midwife: Health Personnel and Mortality in Norway 1887-1921.
  • Kotsadam, Andreas; Lind, Jo Thori & Modalsli, Jørgen Heibø (2017). Call the midwife: Health personnel and mortality in Norway 1887-1921.
  • Kotsadam, Andreas; Lind, Jo Thori & Modalsli, Jørgen Heibø (2017). Call the midwife: Health personnel and mortality in Norway 1887-1921.
  • Lind, Jo Thori (2017). (In)equality of equal mating.
  • Lind, Jo Thori (2017). (In)equality of equal mating.
  • Lind, Jo Thori (2017, 06. september). Deltakelse i NRKs Detektor . [TV].
  • Lind, Jo Thori (2017). Kunnskap er politisk makt . Dagens næringsliv.  ISSN 0803-9372.  s 19- 19
  • Lind, Jo Thori (2017). Quantifying socio-economic segregation in large-scale social networks using mobile phone metadata.
  • Lind, Jo Thori (2017). Quantifying socio-economic segregation in large-scale social networks using mobile phone metadata.
  • Lind, Jo Thori (2017). Spurious weather effects.
  • Lind, Jo Thori & Nyborg, Karine (2017). Save the planet or close your eyes? Environmentally friendly behaviour, uncertainty and social interaction.
  • Nyborg, Karine; Lind, Jo Thori & Pauls, Anna (2017). Save the planet or close your eyes? Testing strategic ignorance in a charity context.
  • Lind, Jo Thori (2016). Fattigdom. Store Norske Leksikon (Nettutgaven).
  • Lind, Jo Thori (2016). Hva er veien ut av fattigdom?.
  • Lind, Jo Thori (2016). Oppskrytt deling. Samfunnsøkonomen.  ISSN 1890-5250.  (1), s 3- 3
  • Lind, Jo Thori (2016). Rainy day politics. An instrumental variables approach to the effect of parties on political outcomes.
  • Lind, Jo Thori (2016). Rainy day politics. An instrumental variables approach to the effect of parties on political outcomes.
  • Lind, Jo Thori (2016). Taperne. Samfunnsøkonomen.  ISSN 1890-5250.  4, s 3- 3
  • Lind, Jo Thori; Moene, Karl Ove & Aaberge, Rolf (2016). The inequality of equal mating.
  • Lind, Jo Thori; Moene, Karl Ove & Aaberge, Rolf (2016). The inequality of equal mating.
  • Lind, Jo Thori & Nyborg, Karine (2016). Save the planet or close your eyes? Environmentally friendly behaviour, uncertainty and social interaction.
  • Lind, Jo Thori (2015, 14. september). Effekt av regn på valgdagen. [Radio].  Radio Norge.
  • Lind, Jo Thori (2015). Ekstremismens tidsalder? . Samfunnsøkonomen.  ISSN 1890-5250.  129(1), s 3- 3
  • Lind, Jo Thori (2015, 14. september). Erna og co. kan juble over regnskyll .  VG.
  • Lind, Jo Thori (2015, 20. november). Fremtiden for norsk bistandspolitikk. [Radio].  Radio Nova.
  • Lind, Jo Thori (2015). Hvor stort er store data?. Samfunnsøkonomen.  ISSN 1890-5250.  129(4), s 3- 3
  • Lind, Jo Thori (2015). Rainy day politics. An instrumental variables approach to the effect of parties on political outcomes .
  • Lind, Jo Thori (2015). Rainy day politics. An instrumental variables approach to the effect of parties on political outcomes .
  • Lind, Jo Thori (2015). Rainy day politics. An instrumental variables approach to the effect of parties on political outcomes..
  • Lind, Jo Thori (2015, 14. september). Regn på valgdagen. [Radio].  Nitimen.
  • Lind, Jo Thori (2015). Regn på valgdagen kan avgjøre valget . Aftenposten.no.
  • Lind, Jo Thori (2015, 14. september). Slik vil godværet påvirke valget .  Nordlys.
  • Lind, Jo Thori (2015). Smått best i bistand . Dagens næringsliv.  ISSN 0803-9372.
  • Lind, Jo Thori (2015). Spurious weather effects.
  • Lind, Jo Thori (2015). Spurious weather effects .
  • Lind, Jo Thori (2015). Spurious weather effects.
  • Lind, Jo Thori (2015). Størst sjelden best. Dagens næringsliv.  ISSN 0803-9372.
  • Lind, Jo Thori (2015, 14. september). Været kan vippe valget.  Drammens Tidende.
  • Lind, Jo Thori & Chen, Daniel (2015). The Political Economy of Beliefs: Why Fiscal and Social Conservatives and Liberals Come Hand-in-Hand.
  • Nyborg, Karine; Lind, Jo Thori & Pauls, Anna (2015). Would you like to save the planet? On responsibility avoidance with third party interference.
  • Nyborg, Karine; Lind, Jo Thori & Pauls, Anna (2015). Would you like to save the planet? On responsibility avoidance with third party interference.
  • Pauls, Anna; Lind, Jo Thori & Nyborg, Karine (2015). Save the planet or close your eyes?.
  • Pauls, Anna; Lind, Jo Thori & Nyborg, Karine (2015). Save the planet or close your eyes? On the willingness to ignore potentially unpleasant information about the environmental consequences of one's actions.
  • Pauls, Anna; Lind, Jo Thori & Nyborg, Karine (2015). Save the planet or close your eyes? On the willingness to ignore potentially unpleasant information on the environmental consequences of one's actions.
  • Lind, Jo Thori (2014). Empirisk økonomi før og nå. Samfunnsøkonomen.  ISSN 1890-5250.  128, s 3- 3
  • Lind, Jo Thori (2014). Et fag i krise?. Samfunnsøkonomen.  ISSN 1890-5250.  128(4), s 3- 3
  • Lind, Jo Thori (2014). Rainy day politics. An instrumental variables approach to the effect of parties on political outcomes.
  • Lind, Jo Thori (2014, 29. januar). Skattelettelse og arbeidsmarkedet. [Radio].  Radio Nova.
  • Lind, Jo Thori (2014). Ulikhet på moten. Samfunnsøkonomen.  ISSN 1890-5250.  128(7), s 3- 3
  • Lind, Jo Thori (2014). Økonomifaget og virkeligheten. Samfunnsøkonomen.  ISSN 1890-5250.  128(7), s 28- 30
  • Lind, Jo Thori & Chen, Daniel (2014). The Political Economy of Beliefs: Why Fiscal and Social Conservatives and Liberals Come Hand-in-Hand.
  • Lind, Jo Thori; Kotsadam, Andreas & Modalsli, Jørgen Heibø (2014). Lessons from the early Norwegian welfare state.
  • Melchior, Arne; Lind, Jo Thori & Lie, Christine Mee (2013). Norway, Asia and the Global Value Chains. Asia’s Growth and Norway’s Economic Links to Asia.. Full text in Research Archive
  • Lind, Jo Thori (2012). The Haves and the Have-Nots: A brief and idiosyncratic history of inequality around the globe. Global Policy.  ISSN 1758-5880.  3(2), s 254- 254 . doi: 10.1111/j.1758-5899.2012.00185.x
  • Lind, Jo Thori (2012). The Madisonian Turn. Political Parties and Parliamentary Democracy in Nordic Europe. Tidsskrift for samfunnsforskning.  ISSN 0040-716X.  53(3), s 374- 377
  • Lind, Jo Thori & Moene, Karl Ove (2011). The inequality of equal mating.
  • Almås, Ingvild; Cappelen, Alexander Wright; Lind, Jo Thori; Sørensen, Erik Øiolf & Tungodden, Bertil (2010). Measuring unfair (in)equality.
  • Lind, Jo Thori (2010). Gnierindeksen - et mål på verdens gjerrighet.
  • Lind, Jo Thori (2010). Kina – verdens sunnmøring?. e24 (internett).
  • Lind, Jo Thori (2010). Norwegian experiences with the European Economic Area.
  • Lind, Jo Thori (2010). The welfare system and economic development in light of the financial crisis– a Norwegian perspective.
  • Lind, Jo Thori (2010). The welfare system and economic development in light of the financial crisis– a Norwegian perspective.
  • Lind, Jo Thori (2010). The welfare system and economic development in light of the financial crisis– a Norwegian perspective.
  • Lind, Jo Thori & Moene, Karl Ove (2010). Gnierindeksen – et mål på verdens gjerrighet.
  • Lind, Jo Thori; Moene, Karl Ove & Willumsen, Fredrik H (2010). Opium for the masses? Conflict-induced narcotics production in Afghanistan.
  • Lind, Jo Thori & Rohner, Dominic (2010). Income, Information and the Extent of Redistribution.
  • Moene, Karl Ove & Lind, Jo Thori (2010). En stadig gjerrigere verden. Klassekampen.  ISSN 0805-3839.
  • Almås, Ingvild; Cappelen, Alexander Wright; Lind, Jo Thori; Sørensen, Erik Øiolf & Tungodden, Bertil (2009). Measuring unfair (in)equalitites.
  • Almås, Ingvild; Cappelen, Alexander Wright; Lind, Jo Thori; Sørensen, Erik Øiolf & Tungodden, Bertil (2009). Measuring unfair (in)equalitites.
  • Almås, Ingvild; Cappelen, Alexander Wright; Lind, Jo Thori; Sørensen, Erik Øiolf & Tungodden, Bertil (2009). Measuring unfair (in)equality.
  • Almås, Ingvild; Cappelen, Alexander Wright; Lind, Jo Thori; Sørensen, Erik Øiolf & Tungodden, Bertil (2009). Measuring unfair (in)equality.
  • Almås, Ingvild; Cappelen, Alexander Wright; Lind, Jo Thori; Sørensen, Erik Øiolf & Tungodden, Bertil (2009). Measuring unfair (in)equality.
  • Brekke, Kjell Arne; Hauge, Karen Evelyn; Nyborg, Karine & Lind, Jo Thori (2009). Playing with the Good Guys: A Public Good Game with Endogenous Group Formation .
  • Lind, Jo Thori (2009). A Critical View on the Use of Indicators for Labour Relations in the Doing Business-Report.
  • Lind, Jo Thori (2009). Afghanistans opiumsøkonomi. e24 (internett).
  • Lind, Jo Thori (2009). Den skandinaviske modellen og rekruttering til høyere utdanning.
  • Lind, Jo Thori (2009). Folket vil spille bort Oljefondet. e24 (internett).
  • Lind, Jo Thori (2009). Tviler på sparegrupper. e24 (internett).
  • Lind, Jo Thori & Moene, Karl Ove (2009). Miserly Developments.
  • Lind, Jo Thori; Moene, Karl Ove & Willumsen, Fredrik H (2009). Opium for the Masses? Conflict-induced narcotics production in Afghanistan.
  • Lind, Jo Thori & Rohner, Dominic (2009). Income, Information and the Extent of Redistribution.
  • Lind, Jo Thori & Rohner, Dominic (2009). Information and welfare spending.
  • Almås, Ingvild; Cappelen, Alexander Wright; Lind, Jo Thori; Sørensen, Erik Øiolf & Tungodden, Bertil (2008). Measuring unfair inequality.
  • Lind, Jo Thori (2008). Derfor stemmer fattige på Bush. E24.
  • Lind, Jo Thori (2008). Income, information, and redistribution.
  • Lind, Jo Thori (2008). Miserly Developments.
  • Lind, Jo Thori (2008). Miserly developments.
  • Lind, Jo Thori (2008). Obama kan vinne. E24.

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Published Sep. 23, 2010 5:06 PM - Last modified Jan. 22, 2016 10:07 AM