Arnaud Costinot, MIT: Robots, Trade, and Luddism
June 21, 2018 2:15 PM
Department seminar. Arnaud Costinot is a Professor at MIT. He will present a paper entitled "Robots, Trade, and Luddism", co-authored by Iván Werning.
Master's degree celebration
June 21, 2018 4:30 PM
The Department of Economics invites you to a celebration of the master's students handing in their thesis autumn 2017 or spring 2018.
Tibor Besedes, Georgia Institute of Technology: Trade Integration and the Fragility of Trade Relationships: Theory and Empirics
June 22, 2018 12:30 PM
Department seminar. Tibor Besedes is an Associate Professor at the Georgia Institute of Technology. He will present a paper entitled "Trade Integration and the Fragility of Trade Relationships: Theory and Empirics", co-authored by Juan Moreno-Cruz and Volker Nitsch.
Environmental measures may affect different groups unequally
May 3, 2018 9:16 AM
The gains from environmental policies may be unevenly distributed, according to a new study. Researcher Elisabeth Isaksen believes this can affect people’s support for climate and environmental measures.
Dubious rankings with great political significance
Feb. 19, 2018 9:32 AM
Economists at the University of Oslo have pointed out the dubious nature of prestigious rankings. Tuesday October 31st The World Bank released its report for 2018.
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.