Kristoffer Berg

Doctoral Research Fellow - Department of Economics
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Room 1123
Visiting address Moltke Moes vei 31 Eilert Sundts hus blokk B 0851 OSLO
Postal address Postboks 1095 Blindern 0317 OSLO
Other affiliations Faculty of Social Sciences (Student)


Academic interests

Public economics, labor economics and welfare economics


  • Revealing Inequality Aversion from the Tax System

  • Optimal Taxation and the Equal-Sacrifice Social Welfare Function (with Paolo G. Piacquadio)

  • Does the Wealth Tax Improve Equality of Opportunity? (with Shafik Hebous)

Courses taught


Seminar teacher:


  • PhD fellow, UiO 2017- 
  • Fund Intern, IMF 2020
  • MSc Philosophy and Public Policy, LSE 2016-2017
  • Tax Policy Department, Norwegian Ministry of Finance 2015-2016
  • Master of Economic Theory and Econometrics, UiO 2009-2015


    Paolo G. Piacquadio

    Tags: Economic Policy, Income Employment and Welfare, Public Economics


    The Equal-Sacrifice Social Welfare Function with an Application to Optimal Income Taxation, CESifo WP (2020)

    Problematic Response Margins in the Estimation of the Elasticity of Taxable Income, International Tax and Public Finance (2019)

    Published Aug. 23, 2017 10:13 PM - Last modified Oct. 12, 2020 3:57 PM