Todd Schoellman, Arizona State University: The Changing Roles of Family Income and Academic Ability for US College Attendance
Oct. 23, 2017 12:30 PM
ESOP seminar. Todd Schoellman is an Assistant Professor at Arizona State University. He will present a paper entitled "The Changing Roles of Family Income and Academic Ability for US College Attendance", co-authored by Lutz Hendricks, and Chris Herrington.
Hans K. Hvide, University of Bergen: University Innovation and the Professor's Privilege
Oct. 26, 2017 2:15 PM
Department seminar. Hans K. Hvide is a Professor of Economics and Finance at the University of Bergen. He will present a paper entitled "University Innovation and the Professor's Privilege", co-authored by Benjamin F. Jones.
PhD about how various sources affect people's attitude towards inequality
Oct. 27, 2017 2:15 PM
M.Phil. Siv-Elisabeth Skjelbred at Department of Economics will defend the thesis Essays on social preferences and online experiments for the PhD degree.
Extreme temperatures threaten Africa’s fragile growth
Oct. 13, 2017 1:30 PM
Climate changes have huge implications for African economies and can lead to violent conflicts, warns Edward Miguel.
Interview with Kalle and Debraj in Apollon magazine on Universal Basic Share
Mar. 8, 2017 8:35 AM
Kalle Moene and Debraj Ray talk about basic wages as a response to increasing inequalities, rising unemployment rates, globalization and automation in manufacturing.
Kunnskap er politisk makt
Aug. 22, 2017 12:34 PM
Rike velgere stemmer oftere enn fattige i tråd med egne interesser - de kan mer om politikken. Dermand har partiene stemmer å hente på å favorisere dem, skriver Jo Thori Lind i DN, lørdag 19. august.
Forskere: Ja, ulikheten øker
Aug. 22, 2017 12:32 PM
Fordelingen av inntekt mellom vanlige lønnsmottakere og kapitaleiere er nå mer i kapitaleiernes favør enn før, sier Kalle Moene, sitert i Dagsavisen Østfold, tirsdag 15. august.
Aug. 13, 2017 6:26 PM
Nok en gang får formuesskatten ufortjent mye oppmerksomhet, skriver Karen Helene Ulltveit-Moe i DN, fredag 11. august.