PhD on Disability Benefits, Welfare Reform and Labor Supply

Master of Economic Theory and Econometrics Andreas Steinvall Myhre at Department of Economics will defend his thesis "Disability Benefits, Welfare Reform and Labor Supply" for the PhD degree.

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Digital event

This event is digital and will be available in zoom.

You can download zoom or use your browser.  Please visit our webpage for more information on digital disputation.


The master of ceremonies will invite to ex auditorio-questions.  This is possible by writing in the chat during the intermission.

Click here to follow the defence live at 16:00 on the 20th.

Trial lecture - time and place

Given topic: "Public Policies and Youth Labor Supply"


Adjudication committee

Chair of defence

Vice Head of Department, Professor Halvor Mehlum, Department of Economics


  • Professor Edwin Leuven, Department of Economics
  • Assistant Professor Andreas R. Kostøl, Arizona State University

Additional information

A scientific abstract in English can be found here

A press release in Norwegian can be found here


Published June 22, 2021 1:21 PM - Last modified Sep. 2, 2022 2:49 PM