Social and cultural studies of economy, technology and standardization, the natural - and social sciences, history of consumption and advertising, advertising, history of knowledge and expertise, American pragmatism and Thorstein Veblen’s institutionalism.
Master's level study in economic history 1981. Associate professor at TIK from 99, and at the Centre for technology and culture (TMV) from 95, researcher at TMV from 1989, senior executive officer, Research Policy Council, 1987-89 and Central Bureau of Statistics 1982-87.
- Terella – international services for global markets 2006-2009,
- Konsum, kultur og dannelse 2002-2004, The Democratic Challenge to Capitalism 1997- 2001