Henrik Sigstad

Assistant Professor - Department of Economics
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Room 1108
Visiting address Moltke Moes vei 31 Eilert Sundts hus blokk B 0851 OSLO
Postal address Postboks 1095 Blindern 0317 OSLO

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Academic interests

Political Economics

Courses taught

  • Fall 2018: ECON4640 - Political Economics

  • Fall 2019: ECON4921 - Institutions and Economic Systems


  • PhD in Economics, Harvard University, 2019

Work in Progress

"Judicial Subversion: Evidence from Brazil" with Guilherme Lambais

Published or Forthcoming Articles

"The dual approach for measuring multidimensional deprivation: Theory and empirical evidence", with Rolf Aaberge and Eugenio Peluso, forthcoming in Journal of Public Economics.




Tags: Economics, Political Economics


  • Bhuller, Manudeep Singh & Sigstad, Henrik (2022). Errors and monotonicity in judicial decision-making. Economics Letters. ISSN 0165-1765. 215. doi: 10.1016/j.econlet.2022.110486.
  • Aaberge, Rolf; Peluso, Eugenio & Sigstad, Henrik (2019). The dual approach for measuring multidimensional deprivation: Theory and empirical evidence. Journal of Public Economics. ISSN 0047-2727. 177(September). doi: 10.1016/j.jpubeco.2019.06.004. Full text in Research Archive

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  • Sigstad, Henrik (2021). Judicialization of Politics: Evidence from Brazilian Local Elections.
  • Sigstad, Henrik & Manudeep, Bhuller (2021). Feedback and learning: The causal effects of reversals on judicial decision-making.
  • Sigstad, Henrik & Manudeep, Bhuller (2020). Do Judges Learn? Appeals, Reversals and Decision Making.

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Published Oct. 16, 2019 3:10 PM - Last modified Apr. 1, 2020 12:41 PM