2011

Published Jan. 4, 2012 2:47 PM

During the opening of the Research Week on September 23, Professor Kalle Moene (Head of ESOP) was awarded the Norwegian Research Council’s Award for Excellence in Communication of Science. The prize was announced by the Norwegian Minister of Research and Higher Education Ms. Tora Aasland for communication of science of high quality in form and content to a broad public.

Published Jan. 4, 2012 2:47 PM

During the Federation of Norwegian Professional Associations’ conference “The Nordic Model – Sustainable Yesterday, Today and Tomorrow?” on October 25, Kalle Moene was awarded their Academic Prize for 2011. The prize is given to individuals for their contributions to academic freedom and to support their work in the dissemination of knowledge. It was the Deputy Chairman of the FNPA and head of the jury, Åsmund Knutsen, who awarded the prize to Professor Moene.

Published Nov. 16, 2011 3:16 PM

Three ESOP Scholarships and the ESOP Scholarship in Gender and Economics have been awarded to four master students.

Published Nov. 16, 2011 10:37 AM

Thursday November 3, Mehlum was appointed lecturer of the year at the Department of Economics. The committee consisted of two members from the student committee (fagutvalget) and three other students. In their justification, the committee emphasized Mehlum's ability to engage the students through his charismatic manner and creative methods of teaching. We congratulate!

Published Nov. 10, 2011 1:35 PM

On November 7, 2011, ESOP's best master thesis on gender issues prize was awarded to Askill Harkjell Halse, for his thesis addressing whether the gender of political representatives affect policy outcomes.

Published Oct. 21, 2011 3:09 PM

ESOP's best master thesis on gender issues prize is awarded to Askill Harkjell Halse, for his thesis addressing whether the gender of political representatives affect policy outcomes. The award ceremony will take place on Monday, November 7, at 1:30 PM, room 1047, Eilert Sundts building.

Published Oct. 10, 2011 1:05 PM
We congratulate Thomas J. Sargent and Christopher A. Sims with The Sveriges Riksbank Prize in Economic Sciences in Memory of Alfred Nobel 2011.
Published Sep. 9, 2011 12:21 PM

ESOP has a limited number of scholarships available for Master Students who plan to write their Master's thesis. The thesis must be relevant to ESOP's research areas.

Published Aug. 16, 2011 10:52 AM
Sep 2, 2011 11:15 AM - 12:30 PM, Aud. 1, Eilert Sundts hus
Published Aug. 15, 2011 10:11 AM

Krzysztof Szczygielski is visiting ESOP Monday August 15 - Friday August 26. He will be in room 1018.

Published June 22, 2011 10:07 AM

Torsten Persson of the Institute for International Economic Studies at Stockholm University gives a four day intensive phd-course August 30 - September 2.

Published May 19, 2011 8:48 AM

You can now sign up for ESOP's two-day workshop on Gender and Households. Time and place: May 27, 09:30 - May 28, 17:00, Rådssalen, Lucy Smiths hus, Blindern

Published May 5, 2011 9:15 AM

Time and place: May 13 2011 11:15 - 12:30, Auditorium 2, Eilert Sundts hus (SV-bygget)

Published May 2, 2011 1:59 PM
Time and place: May 5, 2011 10:45 AM - 12:00 PM, Auditorium 2, Eilert Sundts hus.
Published Apr. 27, 2011 1:31 PM
ESOP research fellow Fredrik Willumsen is defending his PhD-thesis "Four Essays on Institutions, Rewards and Performance" Monday May 2.
Published Apr. 15, 2011 9:51 AM
The workshop discusses new approaches to statistical causal inferences. Much ado about something? Time and place: April 29 2011 13:00 - 17:30, ES 1047
Published Apr. 1, 2011 4:19 PM
The ESOP annual report for 2010 is now available.
Published Mar. 9, 2011 9:51 AM
Time and place: March 16, 2011 10:15 AM - 01:00 PM, Room 1047, Eilert Sundts hus.
Published Feb. 23, 2011 3:53 PM

A prize of 25 000 NOK will be awarded to Norway's best master thesis in economics on gender related issues.

Published Feb. 11, 2011 9:57 AM
The Department of Economics is appointing 4-6 Research Fellows in Economics. Two of the research fellowships are related to ESOP.