Tore Nilssen

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Visiting address Department of Economics Eilert Sundts House Moltke Moes vei 31 0851 Oslo
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Academic Interests

Industrial organization, Political economy, Information economics, Microeconomics

Curriculum Vitae

Courses taught

Background

  • Professor, Department of Economics, University of Oslo, 1997 -
  • Deputy Head, Department of Economics, University of Oslo, 2005-2007
  • Associate professor, Department of Economics, University of Oslo, 1995-1997
  • Visiting researcher, Norges Bank (Central Bank of Norway), 1993-1994
  • Associate professor, Norwegian School of Management, Oslo, 1992-1994
  • Assistant professor, Norwegian School of Economics and Business Administration (NSEBA), 1991
  • Dr.oecon. (Ph.D.), Economics, Norwegian School of Economics and Business Administration (NSEBA), 1991
  • Scholar, Norwegian School of Economics and Business Administration (NSEBA), 1987-1991
  • Master degree, Economics, Norwegian School of Economics and Business Administration (NSEBA), 1987
  • Researcher, Christian Michelsen Institute, Bergen, 1983-1986
  • “Siviløkonom” (undergraduate, business administration), Norwegian School of Economics and Business Administration (NSEBA), Bergen, 1983.

 

Appointments

  • Member of the Local Arrangements Comittee, EEA-ESEM Conference 2011 (Oslo).
  • Member of Norges Bank’s review panel to evaluate its Payments System Report, 2010.
  • Member of the board, the University of Oslo Library, 2009-2013.
  • Member of the programme committee, European Association for Research in Industrial Economics conference, 2008-2010.
  • Member of the editorial board, Journal of Media Economics, 2007-
  • Member of the Executive Committee, European Association for Research in Industrial Economics, 2004-2010.
  • Member of the evaluation committee, Norwegian Economists’ Association Prize for Best Article in Samfunnsøkonomen (previously Økonomisk forum) and Norsk Økonomisk Tidsskrift, since 2002.
  • Member of the Board, Stiftelsen UNIFOR, 1998-2004.
  • Member of the programme committee, European Finance Association, 1996-1997.
  • Co-editor, Sosialøkonomen and Norsk Økonomisk Tidsskrift (Norwegian-language economics journals, published by the Norwegian Economists’ Association), 1993-1995.
Tags: Industry Market and Competition, Economic Policy, Economics, Behaviour Information and Strategy, Income Employment and Welfare

Publications

  • Hans Jarle Kind, Tore Nilssen, and Lars Sørgard, "Business Models for Media Firms: Does Competition Matter for How They Raise Revenue?" Marketing Science 28, 2009, 1112-1128
  • Hans Jarle Kind, Tore Nilssen, and Lars Sørgard, "Competition for Viewers and Advertisers in a TV Oligopoly," Journal of Media Economics 20, 2007, 211-233
  • Michael Hoel, Tor Iversen, Tore Nilssen, and Jon Vislie, "Genetic testing in competitive insurance markets with repulsion from chance: A welfare analysis," Journal of Health Economics 25, 2006, 847-860
  • Diderik Lund and Tore Nilssen, "Cream skimming, dregs skimming, and pooling: On the dynamics of competitive screening," Geneva Papers on Risk and Insurance Theory 29, 2004, 23-41
  • Tore Nilssen: "Consumer lock-in with asymmetric information," International Journal of Industrial Organization 18, 2000, 641-666
  • Tore Nilssen and Lars Sørgard, "Sequential horizontal mergers," European Economic Review 42, 1998, 1683-1702
  • Tore Nilssen and Lars Sørgard, "Time schedule and program profile: TV News in Norway and Denmark," Journal of Economics and Management Strategy 7, 1998, 209-235
  • Tore Nilssen, "Sequential location when transportation costs are asymmetric," Economics Letters 54, 1997, 191-201
  • Geir B. Asheim and Tore Nilssen, "Non-discriminating renegotiation in a competitive insurance market," European Economic Review 40, 1996, 1717-1736
  • Tore Nilssen, "Two kinds of consumer switching costs," RAND Journal of Economics 23, 1992, 579-589

 

  • Johansen, Bjørn Olav & Nilssen, Tore (2016). The economics of retailing formats: Competition versus bargaining. Journal of Industrial Economics.  ISSN 0022-1821.  64(1), s 109- 134 . doi: 10.1111/joie.12096
  • Kind, Hans Jarle; Nilssen, Tore & Sørgard, Lars (2016). Inter-firm price coordination in a two-sided market. International Journal of Industrial Organization.  ISSN 0167-7187.  44, s 101- 112 . doi: 10.1016/j.ijindorg.2015.10.010 Show summary
  • Barros, Pedro P.; Hoernig, Steffen & Nilssen, Tore (2015). Transversal Agency and Crowding Out. Journal of Institutional and Theoretical Economics.  ISSN 0932-4569.  171(4), s 589- 608 . doi: 10.1628/093245615X14302136524798
  • Brekke, Kjell Arne & Nilssen, Tore (2015). Media competition enhances new-product entry: On the market for fake observations. Information Economics and Policy.  ISSN 0167-6245.  31, s 59- 66 . doi: 10.1016/j.infoecopol.2015.03.001
  • Clark, Derek John & Nilssen, Tore (2013). Learning by doing in contests. Public Choice.  ISSN 0048-5829.  156(1-2), s 329- 343 . doi: 10.1007/s11127-011-9905-9
  • Nilssen, Tore; Sand, Jan Yngve & Clark, Derek John (2012). Motivating over Time: Dynamic Win Effects in Sequential Contests. Memorandum from Department of Economics, University of Oslo.  ISSN 0809-8786.  (28)
  • Clark, Derek John & Nilssen, Tore (2011). Learning by doing in contests. Public Choice.  ISSN 0048-5829. . doi: 10.1007/s11127-011-9905-9
  • Nilssen, Tore (2011). Risk externalities in a payments oligopoly. Portuguese Economic Journal.  ISSN 1617-982X.  10(3), s 211- 234 . doi: 10.1007/s10258-010-0064-6
  • Asheim, Geir Bjarne; Emblem, Anne Wenche & Nilssen, Tore (2010). Health insurance: medical treatment vs. disability payment. Research in Economics.  ISSN 1090-9443.  64, s 137- 145 . doi: 10.1016/j.rie.2010.02.004 Full text in Research Archive. Show summary
  • Nilssen, Tore (2010). The television industry as a market of attention. Nordicom Review.  ISSN 1403-1108.  31(1), s 115- 123 Show summary
  • Kind, Hans Jarle; Nilssen, Tore & Sørgard, Lars (2009). Business Models for Media Firms: Does Competition Matter for How They Raise Revenue?. Marketing science (Providence, R.I.).  ISSN 0732-2399.  28(6), s 1112- 1128 . doi: 10.1287/mksc.1090.0514
  • Kind, Hans Jarle; Nilssen, Tore & Sørgard, Lars (2009). Business Models for Media Firms: Does Competition Matter for How They Raise Revenue?. Marketing science (Providence, R.I.).  ISSN 0732-2399.  28(6), s 1112- 1128
  • Nilssen, Tore (2008). The Television Industry as a Market of Attention. SNF Working paper.  ISSN 0803-4028.  (39)
  • Kind, Hans Jarle; Sørgard, Lars & Nilssen, Tore (2007). Competition for viewers and advertisers in a TV oligopoly. Journal of Media Economics.  ISSN 0899-7764.  20(3), s 211- 233 Show summary
  • Kind, Hans Jarle; Nilssen, Tore & Sørgard, Lars (2007). Competition for viewers and advertisers in a TV oligopoly. Journal of Media Economics.  ISSN 0899-7764.  20, s 211- 233
  • Nilssen, Tore (2007). Opsjoner til bedriftsledere: har vi noe valg?. Søkelys på arbeidsmarkedet.  ISSN 0800-6199.  24(3), s 303- 314

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  • Kundu, Tapas & Nilssen, Tore (2017). Delegation of Regulation.
  • Kundu, Tapas & Nilssen, Tore (2017). Delegation of Regulation. CESifo working papers. 6589.
  • Clark, Derek John; Nilssen, Tore & Sand, Jan Yngve (2016). Keep On Fighting: The Dynamics of Head Starts in All-Pay Auctions.
  • Fumagalli, Eileen & Nilssen, Tore (2016). Sweetening the pill: a theory of waiting to merge.
  • Fumagalli, Eileen & Nilssen, Tore (2016). Sweetening the pill: a theory of waiting to merge.
  • Fumagalli, Eileen & Nilssen, Tore (2016). Sweetening the pill: a theory of waiting to merge.
  • Kundu, Tapas & Nilssen, Tore (2016). Delegation of Regulation.
  • Kundu, Tapas & Nilssen, Tore (2016). Delegation of Regulation.
  • Kundu, Tapas & Nilssen, Tore (2016). Delegation of Regulation.
  • Kundu, Tapas & Nilssen, Tore (2016). Delegation of Regulation.
  • Kundu, Tapas & Nilssen, Tore (2016). Delegation of Regulation.
  • Kundu, Tapas & Nilssen, Tore (2016). Delegation of regulation.
  • Kundu, Tapas & Nilssen, Tore (2016). Delegation of regulation.
  • Clark, Derek John; Nilssen, Tore & Sand, Jan Yngve (2015). Keep On Fighting: Dynamic Win Effects in an All-Pay Auction.
  • Clark, Derek John; Nilssen, Tore & Sand, Jan Yngve (2015). Keep on fighting: dynamic win effects in an all-pay auction.
  • Clark, Derek John; Nilssen, Tore & Sand, Jan Yngve (2015). Keep on fighting: dynamic win effects in an all-pay auction.
  • Kind, Hans Jarle; Nilssen, Tore & Sørgard, Lars (2015). Inter-Firm Price Coordination in a Two-Sided Market.
  • Kundu, Tapas & Nilssen, Tore (2015). Delegation in Regulation.
  • Kundu, Tapas & Nilssen, Tore (2015). Delegation in Regulation.
  • Kundu, Tapas & Nilssen, Tore (2015). Delegation in Regulation.
  • Kundu, Tapas & Nilssen, Tore (2015). Delegation in Regulation.
  • Kundu, Tapas & Nilssen, Tore (2015). Delegation in Regulation.
  • Nilssen, Tore (2015). Skattefinansiering av kringkasting. Samfunnsøkonomen.  ISSN 1890-5250.  129(6), s 4- 6
  • Clark, Derek John; Nilssen, Tore & Sand, Jan Yngve (2014). Keep on Fighting: Dynamic Win Effects in an All-Pay Auction. Memorandum from Department of Economics, University of Oslo. 23. Show summary
  • Kind, Hans Jarle; Nilssen, Tore & Sørgard, Lars (2014). Inter-Firm Price Coordination in a Two-Sided Market.
  • Kundu, Tapas & Nilssen, Tore (2014). Procurement versus permits in rent seeking bureaucracies.
  • Kundu, Tapas & Nilssen, Tore (2014). Procurement versus permits in rent seeking bureaucracies.
  • Kundu, Tapas & Nilssen, Tore (2014). Procurement versus permits in rent seeking bureaucracies.
  • Kundu, Tapas & Nilssen, Tore (2014). Procurement versus permits in rent-seeking bureaucracies.
  • Nilssen, Tore (2014, 21. juni). - Det statlige eierskapet er en torn i øyet for Høyre.  Dagsavisen.
  • Nilssen, Tore (2014, 22. mars). Intervju om lederavlønning. [TV].  NRK Lørdagsrevyen.
  • Nilssen, Tore (2014). Nobel Prize in Economics 2014 - Jean Tirole: Market Power and Regulation.
  • Kundu, Tapas & Nilssen, Tore (2013). The Economics of Independent Regulatory Agencies.
  • Nilssen, Tore (2013, 13. mai). - Staten bør selge seg ut av Statoil.  Stavanger Aftenblad.
  • Nilssen, Tore (2013). Barn på anbud - samfunnsøkonomiske perspektiver.
  • Nilssen, Tore (2013). Barn på anbud: noen samfunnsøkonomiske perspektiver.
  • Nilssen, Tore (2013, 30. september). Das Kapital. [Radio].  Radio Nova. Show summary
  • Nilssen, Tore (2013, 13. mai). Debatt om Statens eierskap i Statoil. [Radio].  Dagsnytt 18, NRK P2 (radio) og NRK2 (TV).
  • Nilssen, Tore (2013, 13. mai). Intervju om Statens eierskap i Statoil. [Radio].  Her og Nå, NRK P1.
  • Nilssen, Tore (2013, 08. oktober). Intervju om søndagsåpne butikker. [TV].  TV2 Nyhetene.
  • Nilssen, Tore (2013). Motivating over time: dynamic win effects in sequential contests.
  • Nilssen, Tore (2013, 26. januar). Skyhøye bonuser.  Vårt Land.
  • Nilssen, Tore (2013). The Economics of Independent Regulatory Agencies: Commitment and Information.
  • Nilssen, Tore (2013). The Economics of Retailing Formats: Competition versus Bargaining.
  • Nilssen, Tore (2013). The Economics of Retailing Formats: Competition versus Bargaining.
  • Nilssen, Tore (2013, 28. februar). Økonomene ser rødt.  Fontene.
  • Nilssen, Tore & Tjelflaat, Irmelin Sangolt (2013). Barna blir taperne - igjen. Bergens Tidende.  ISSN 0804-8983.
  • Nilssen, Tore (2012, 27. januar). - Kan være smidig.  Klassekampen.
  • Nilssen, Tore (2012). Dynamic win effects in sequential contests.
  • Nilssen, Tore (2012). Endogenous hypermarkets.
  • Nilssen, Tore (2012). Endogenous hypermarkets.
  • Nilssen, Tore (2012). Motivating over time: dynamic win effects in sequential contests.
  • Jansen, Eilev S.; Nilssen, Tore & Strandenes, Siri P. (2011). "Animal Spirits: Fargerik tomhet" vant Artikkelprisen for 2010. Samfunnsøkonomen.  ISSN 1890-5250.  65(1), s 48- 50
  • Nilssen, Tore (2011, 13. november). - Ungdommen betaler brillekampanje. [Internett].  e24.no.
  • Sørgard, Lars; Kind, Hans Jarle & Nilssen, Tore (2011). Price coordination in two-sided markets: Competition in the TV industry.
  • Kind, Hans Jarle; Nilssen, Tore & Sørgard, Lars (2010). Price Coordination in Two-Sided Markets: Competition in the TV Industry. Memorandum from Department of Economics, University of Oslo. 2010.
  • Clark, Derek John & Nilssen, Tore (2010). Learning by Doing in Contests. Memorandum from Department of Economics, University of Oslo. 2010.
  • Jansen, Eilev; Nilssen, Tore & Strandenes, Siri Pettersen (2010). Artikkelprisen 2009 til Telemark. Samfunnsøkonomen.  ISSN 1890-5250.  64(1), s 35- 36
  • Kind, Hans Jarle; Nilssen, Tore & Sørgard, Lars (2010). Price Coordination in Two-Sided Markets: Competition in the TV Industry. CESifo working papers. 3004.
  • Nilssen, Tore (2010). Business models for media firms.
  • Nilssen, Tore (2010). Price Coordination in Two-Sided Markets: Competition in the TV Industry.
  • Jansen, Eilev; Nilssen, Tore & Strandenes, Siri Pettersen (2009). Artikkelprisen 2008 til Ole Røgeberg, Frischsenteret: Adferdsøkonomi og usunt konsum. Samfunnsøkonomen.  ISSN 1890-5250.  63(1), s 30- 31
  • Kind, Hans Jarle; Nilssen, Tore & Sørgard, Lars (2009). Business models for media firms: does competition matter for how they raise revenue?.
  • Kind, Hans Jarle; Nilssen, Tore & Sørgard, Lars (2009). Hvordan skal avisene tjene penger?. Dagens næringsliv.  ISSN 0803-9372.
  • Kind, Hans Jarle; Nilssen, Tore & Sørgard, Lars (2009). Hvordan skal avisene tjene penger?. Dagens næringsliv.  ISSN 0803-9372.  s 1
  • Nilssen, Tore (2009). Dynamic win effects in sequential contests.
  • Nilssen, Tore (2009, 09. januar). Irriterer seerne.  Dagens næringsliv.
  • Nilssen, Tore (2009). Steng tunnelene. Dagens næringsliv.  ISSN 0803-9372.
  • Nilssen, Tore & Nævdal, Eric (2009). Green entry.
  • Nilssen, Tore; Jansen, Eilev & Hagen, Kåre P. (2008). Artikkelprisen 2007. Samfunnsøkonomen.  ISSN 1890-5250.  62(1)
  • Nilssen, Tore; Kind, Hans Jarle & Sørgard, Lars (2008). Business models for media firms: Does competition matter for how they raise revenue?. SNF Working paper. 21/08.
  • Nilssen, Tore (2008). Comparing Scandinavian economics research.
  • Nilssen, Tore (2008). Discussant on "Dynamic Merger Review" by Volker Nocke and Michael Whinston.
  • Nilssen, Tore (2008). The Television Industry as a Market of Attention.
  • Nilssen, Tore (2008). "Waiting to merge".
  • Nilssen, Tore & Brekke, Kjell Arne (2008). The market for fake observations.
  • Nilssen, Tore & Fumagalli, Eileen (2008). Waiting To Merge. Memorandum from Department of Economics, University of Oslo. 13/2008. Show summary
  • Nilssen, Tore; Hoernig, Steffen & Barros, Pedro P. (2008). Keeping Both Eyes Wide Open: The Life of a Competition Authority Among Sectoral Regulators. Centre for Economic Policy Research. Discussion papers.  ISSN 0265-8003.  (6861)
  • Nilssen, Tore; Hoernig, Steffen & Barros, Pedro P. (2008). Keeping both eyes wide open: The life of a competitive authority among sectoral regulators. Memorandum from Department of Economics, University of Oslo. 12/2008. Show summary
  • Hagen, Kåre P.; Jansen, Eilev & Nilssen, Tore (2007). Artikkelprisen 2006. Økonomisk forum.  ISSN 1502-6108.  61(1), s 49- 50
  • Nilssen, Tore (2007). Keeping both eyes wide open: a multi-tasking approach to competition-authority attention.
  • Nilssen, Tore (2007). Opsjoner til bedriftsledere: har vi noe valg?.
  • Nilssen, Tore (2007). Sequential mergers between asymmetric firms.

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