Jo Thori Lind

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Phone +47 22844027
Room ES 1040
Visiting address Moltke Moes vei 31 Eilert Sundts hus blokk B 0851 OSLO
Postal address Postboks 1095 Blindern 0317 OSLO

Academic Interests

Political economics, development economics, economic inequality

Courses taught

Fall '21: ECON4170 – Data Science for Economists



PhD, University of Oslo, June 2004.
Visiting student, Massachusetts Institute of Technology 2003
Cand.polit., economics (grade 1.7), University of Oslo, March 2000
MSc, Economics, London School of Economics, July 1999 (best 11 candidates)
Cand.mag., economics, political science, University of Oslo, Dec. 1996

Emplyoment history:

Researcher, Frisch center, 2009

Post doc, Department of Economics, University of Oslo 2004-2009

Research fellow at the Department of Economics, University of Oslo, 2001-2004

Economist at the Research Department, Statistics Norway, 1999-2001




2005 His Majesty, The King of Norway’s Gold medal from the University of Oslo for the Ph.D. dissertation.
2004 EEA Young Economist Award

2002-03 Graduate Student Fellowship from the "Network on the Effects of Inequality on Economic Performance", MacArthur Foundation.


Tags: Economic Policy, Economics, Income Employment and Welfare, Growth and Development
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