Knut Røed is Senior Research Fellow at the Ragnar Frisch Centre for Economic Research and Adjunct Professor at the ESOP Centre of Excellence, University of Oslo. He holds a PhD in economics from the University of Oslo (1998). His research interests include labor supply, unemployment, absenteeism, disability, retirement behavior, and public policies aimed at promoting labor market participation.

Røed’s research has been published in Journal of Econometrics, Review of Economics and Statistics, Journal of Human Resources, Journal of Labor Economics, Journal of Public Economics, Economic Journal, Journal of the European Economic Association, Oxford Bulletin of Economics & Statistics, European Economic Review, Scandinavian Journal of Economics, Journal of Population Economics, Labour Economics, and other scientific journals.

He joined IZA as a Research Fellow in April 2007.


IZA Publications

IZA Discussion Paper No. 8291
published in: Tarmo Valkonen and Vesa Vihriälä (eds.): The Nordic model – challenged but capable of reform, TemaNord 2014:531
IZA Discussion Paper No. 8245
published in: American Economic Journal: Economic Policy, 2016, 8 (1), 180–211
IZA Discussion Paper No. 7913
Anna Godoy, Knut Røed
revised version published in: Labour, 2016, 30 (2), 158–179
IZA Discussion Paper No. 7892
published in: Labour Economics, 2014, 31, 1-13.
IZA Discussion Paper No. 7137
revised version published as: 'Temporary disability and economic incentives' in: Economic Journal, 2017, 127 (603), 1410–1432.
IZA Discussion Paper No. 7122
revised version published as 'The Changing of the Guards: Can Family Doctors Contain Worker Absenteeism?' in: Journal of Health Economics, 2013, 32 (6), 1230–1239
IZA Discussion Paper No. 7121
revised version published in: Labour: Review of Labour Economics and Industrial Relations, 2014, 26 (4), 430-448
IZA Discussion Paper No. 6446
revised version published in: Journal of Human Resources, 2015, 50(4), 1081-1113
IZA Discussion Paper No. 6138
published in: Nordic Economic Policy Review, 2012, 3 (1), 211-251.
IZA Discussion Paper No. 5655
published in: Journal of Labor Economics, 2014, 32 (2), 305-336