Mar. 4, 2021 11:58 AM
Diderik Lund is part of a group criticizing an impact assessment made by the Ministry of Petroleum and Energy in 2013. More specifically they discuss the fact that the Ministry did not use present values when they compared the costs and returns of investments in the southeastern Barents Sea. The Parliament can therefore have acted on false information when they decided to open the southeastern Barents Sea for petroleum activity.
Mar. 1, 2021 5:43 PM
OFS affiliate Kjetil Storesletten was interviewed in Klassekampen on February 17, 2021. He commented on the government's policy for compensating the costs of businesses that have been heavily affected by the corona pandemic. In the interview he says that the measures are too imprecise.
Feb. 25, 2021 2:31 PM
Karen Helene Ulltveit-Moe comments in Dagens Næringsliv on the government's strategy for handling the corona pandemic. She argues that it is essential to revisit the strategy and the measures implemented frequently.
Feb. 8, 2021 3:39 PM
Ragnhild Schreiner comments in Dagens Næringsliv on how the government should try to reduce uncertainty for consumers and businesses during the corona pandemic.
Feb. 8, 2021 3:36 PM
Ingvil Gaarder (University of Chicago) will be employed as a researcher at OFS from 01.08.2021-31.07.2022.
Feb. 8, 2021 3:09 PM
OFS Affiliate, Ragnhild Schreiner, gave a plenary lecture at the 43rd Annual Meeting of the Norwegian Association for Economists 7-8 January 2021. The topic of the lecture was the intergenerational transmission of welfare dependency. A summary of the talk will be published in Samfunnsøkonomen nr. 1-2021.