Kjetil Storesletten

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Visiting address Moltke Moes vei 31 EilertSundts hus Block B N-0851 Oslo
Postal address Postboks 1095 Blindern 0317 OSLO

 

Academic Interests

Quantitative macro, political economy, labor economics, risk sharing, asset pricing, immigration.

Courses taught

ECON4310 Macroeconomic Theory

ECON5300 - Advanced Macroeconomic Theory

Background

  • Professor at Department of Economics, University of Oslo 2012-
  • Visiting Professor at IEW (University of Zurich), 2009-
  • Professor at Department of Economics, University of Oslo 2003-2009
  • Institute for International Economic Studies (Stockholm University), 1995-2003
  • Ph.D. (Economics), GSIA/Tepper School of Business, Carnegie Mellon University, 1991-1995
  • Siviløkonom, Norwegian School of Economics and Business Administration, Norway, 1987-1991
  • Mathematics studies (one year), Agder University College, Norway, 1986-1987

Appointments

  • Editor of the Scandinavian Journal of Economics 2012-
  • Director and board member of the Review of Economic Studies 2003-
  • Monetary Advisor at the Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis, 2009-2012
  • Managing Editor of the Review of Economic Studies, 2006-2010
  • Research Fellow at Center for Economic and Policy Research (CEPR)
  • Member of Agder Academy of Sciences and Letters
  • Op-ed columnist in Dagens Næringsliv, 2012-
  • Op-ed columnist in Aftenposten,2005-2012

Awards

  • Sun Yefang Award 2012, with Fabrizio Zilibotti and Zheng Song, for the article "Growing Like China" published in the American Economic Review 2011
  • Advanced Grant from the European Research Council, 2013-2017, .The Macroeconomics of Inequality, Development and the Welfare State.(  €2.1 million, 2013-2017)
  • Co-applicant for Center of Excellence at Department of Economics at University of Oslo, awarded by the Norwegian Science Foundation (50 million NOK, 2007-2011)
  • Awarded Outstanding Young Investigator grant ("Yngre, fremragende forskere") by the Norwegian Science Foundation (7 million NOK), 2005-2009
  • Carl Mannerfeldt Fund Grant, January 1996 .December 2002
  • Doctoral fellowships from Norwegian School of Economics and Business Administration, William Larimer Mellon Foundation, and the North European Management Institute, 1991-1995
Tags: Economics, Money Credit and Finance, Growth and Development, Income Employment and Welfare, Economic Policy, China
Published Nov. 4, 2010 2:54 PM - Last modified Nov. 5, 2020 1:00 PM