2015

Published Oct. 2, 2015 9:25 AM

The world’s environmentalists are counting down to the upcoming UN climate summit in Paris. However, such climate agreements could be counterproductive.

Urban setting of rich and poor in an Asian city
Published June 25, 2015 8:05 AM

June 25th, 2015: Researchers at the Department of Economics will receive a million grant for excellent research quality. The funds are earmarked recruitment of international top researchers.

Published June 9, 2015 10:28 AM

What can explain the success of UKIP (United Kingdom Independence Party) that with it´s hard Eurosceptic and anti-immigration message has emerged as the most significant political force in post-war Britain? To find out, Postdoc Cathrine Moe Thorleifsson has travelled to Doncaster town in South Yorkshire, a UKIP hotspot. 

Esther Ann Bøler
Published May 29, 2015 12:13 PM

Esther Ann, research fellow and PhD candidate at ESOP, received the Best Paper Award at the 14th Annual Postgraduate Conference on Globalisation and Economic Policy.

Published Mar. 20, 2015 8:30 AM

Debraj Ray, a top development economist, gives a guest lecture for students in development economics at UiO on 23 March. He presents recent research in an informal ESOP workshop on 24 March.