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. 2877
published as 'Unemployment Insurance in Welfare States: The Impacts of Soft Duration Constraints' in: Journal of the European Economic Association, 2012, 10 (3), 518-554
IZA Discussion Paper No. 2872
published in: Journal of Labor Economics, 2010, 28 (3), 633-676
IZA Policy Paper No. 109
published in: Nordic Economic Policy Review, 2016, 6 (2), 19-42
IZA Policy Paper No. 41
published in: IZA Journal of Labor Policy, 2012, 1:8, [Open Access]