Economics at the Department of Economics since 1811
The activity at the Department of Economics is can be defined as "programmes of study and research in economics at the University of Oslo".
But a look at the earliest history of the University reveals that programmes of study existed long before any department had been founded and that the subject of economics was defined as an academic discipline long before the existence of a study programme.
The following gives a short summary of the subject of economics at the University since 1811 in relation to programmes of study and profesorships. At the bottom of the document there are links to more historical material.
Read more about Economics at UiO since 1811 (pdf in Norwegian only).