News and events at ESOP

Events

  • nicolai_ellingsen_small PhD about misallocation, distortions and development in China Apr. 29, 2019 2:15 PM

    M.Phil in Economics Nicolai Ellingsen at Department of Economics will defend the thesis "Distorted Like China. Theory and evidence on how distortions affect aggregate output" for the PhD-degree.

  • 2019-05-02-gielen Anne Gielen, Erasmus University Rotterdam May 2, 2019 2:15 PM

    Department seminar. Anne Gielen is an Associate Professor at Erasmus School of Economics, Rotterdam. She will present a paper entitled "Intergenerational Spillovers in Disability Insurance", co-authored by Gordon B. Dahl.

  • 2019-05-03-muendler Marc-Andreas Muendler, UC San Diego May 3, 2019 12:30 PM

    Department seminar. Marc-Andreas Muendler is a Professor at University of California, San Diego (UC San Diego). He will present a paper entitled "Tasks, Occupations, and Wage Inequality in an Open Economy", co-authored by S. Becker, H. Egger and M. Koch.

News

  • 270-pix-paolo_piacquadio_29b0776 - The ERC-grant will help to push my research agenda to a new frontier Aug. 7, 2018 3:51 PM

    - I aim at filling the gap between different views about justice and concrete policy recommendations, says Paolo Giovanni Piacquadio, Associate Professor at the Department of Economy. He received an ERC Starting Grant for the project Value Judgements and Redistribution Policies.

  • kullkraftverk-660x400 Environmental measures may affect different groups unequally May 3, 2018 9:16 AM

    The gains from environmental policies may be unevenly distributed, according to a new study. Researcher Elisabeth Isaksen believes this can affect people’s support for climate and environmental measures.

 
 

Media contributions (in Norwegian)

  • lind Kunnskap er politisk makt Aug. 22, 2017 12:34 PM

    Rike velgere stemmer oftere enn fattige i tråd med egne interesser - de kan mer om politikken. Dermand har partiene stemmer å hente på å favorisere dem, skriver Jo Thori Lind i DN, lørdag 19. august.

  • moene Forskere: Ja, ulikheten øker Aug. 22, 2017 12:32 PM

    Fordelingen av inntekt mellom vanlige lønnsmottakere og kapitaleiere er nå mer i kapitaleiernes favør enn før, sier Kalle Moene, sitert i Dagsavisen Østfold, tirsdag 15. august.

  • ulltveit-moe Symbolskatten Aug. 13, 2017 6:26 PM

    Nok en gang får formuesskatten ufortjent mye oppmerksomhet, skriver Karen Helene Ulltveit-Moe i DN, fredag 11. august.