PhD on Uncertainty and Decision Making

M.Phil. Vegard Sjurseike Wiborg at Department of Economics will defend the thesis "Four Essays on Uncertainty and Decision Making" for the PhD degree.

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Partial digital defense

The public defence will be digitally available in a Zoom webinar. You can download zoom or use your browser.  Please visit our webpage for more information on digital disputation.

Ex auditorio questions:

The master of ceremonies will invite to ex auditorio questions. It will only be possible to ask questions if you are physically present at the defense.

Trial lecture

Given topic: "How can gender inequality be reduced? Lessons from the labour market and the economics laboratory."




Adjudication committee

Chair of defence

Professor Edwin Leuven, Department of Economics


Additional information

A scientific abstract in English can be found here

A press release in Norwegian can be found here.

You may request a pdf of the thesis by sending an email to by the 14th of March.

Published Feb. 18, 2022 8:08 AM - Last modified Mar. 14, 2022 10:09 AM