Amir Jina, University of Chicago. "Valuing the Global Mortality Consequences of Climate Change Accounting for Adaptation Costs and Benefits"
Oct. 21, 2019 12:30 PM
ESOP seminar. Amir Jina is an Assistant Professor at Harris School of Public Policy, University of Chicago. He will present the paper: "Valuing the Global Mortality Consequences of Climate Change Accounting for Adaptation Costs and Benefits".
Guest lecture: Taxation of Multinational Enterprises
Oct. 22, 2019 12:15 PM
Marianne Marthinsen and Maria S. Wahlberg are economists and politicans. They have written a book together about common tax avoidance strategies: Rødt lys. Det store skatteranet- og hvordan vi kan stoppe det. The guest lecture is a part of ECON4415, but is open for all.
Hessel Oosterbeek, University of Amsterdam. "Elite schools harm marginal students and benefit high achievers: Evidence from admission lotteries"
Oct. 24, 2019 2:15 PM
Department seminar. Hessel Oosterbeek is Professor of Economics at the University of Amsterdam. He will present the paper: "Elite schools harm marginal students and benefit high achievers: Evidence from admission lotteries". Co-authored by Nienke Ruijs and Inge de Wolf.
- 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.
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.
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.
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.
Aug. 13, 2017 6:26 PM
Nok en gang får formuesskatten ufortjent mye oppmerksomhet, skriver Karen Helene Ulltveit-Moe i DN, fredag 11. august.