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. 5373
revised version published as 'Job loss and Entrepreneurship' in: Oxford Bulletin of Economics and Statistics, 2014, 76 (5), 727-744
IZA Discussion Paper No. 5343
revised version published as 'The Case for Presenteeism - Evidence from Norway's Sickness Insurance Program' in: Journal of Public Economics, 2012, 96 (11-12), 959-972
IZA Discussion Paper No. 5091
published in: Journal of Population Economics, 2013, 26 (4), 1585-1608
IZA Discussion Paper No. 4897
revised version published as 'Job Loss and Disability Insurance' in: Labour Economics, 2013, 24, 137–150
IZA Discussion Paper No. 4250
published in: Labour Economics, 2011, 18 (2), 180-193
IZA Discussion Paper No. 4240
published in: Journal of Health Economics, 2011, 30 (2), 277-292
IZA Discussion Paper No. 3802
revised version published as 'Job search incentives and job match quality' in: Labour Economics, 2012, 19 (3), 438-450
IZA Discussion Paper No. 3717
substantially revised version published as 'Labor Supply in the Terminal Stages of Lone Parents’ Lives' in: Journal of Population Economics, 2012, 25 (4), 1399-1422
IZA Discussion Paper No. 3037
published in: B.E. Journal of Economic Analysis and Policy: Advances in Economic Analysis and Policy, 2007, 7 (2), Article 7