Øystein is a senior research fellow at the Ragnar Frisch Centre for economic research in Oslo, Norway.

He obtained his PhD in economics at the European University Institute in 2015, and holds master’s degrees in Economics and Philosophy from the London School of Economics and in Economics from the University of Oslo. He worked as a consultant and at the Institute for Social Research prior to joining the Frisch Centre.

His research interests have an empirical focus and lie mainly within labor, education, media and political economy.

He joined IZA as a Research Affiliate in April 2017.


IZA Publications

IZA Discussion Paper No. 11719
published in: Review of Economics and Statistics, 2019, 101 (4), 561-574
IZA Discussion Paper No. 11340
revised version forthcoming in: Labour Economics
IZA Discussion Paper No. 10991
revised version forthcoming in: Journal of Health Economics
IZA Discussion Paper No. 9645
revised version published in: Journal of Human Resources, 2019, 54 (2), 371-400
IZA Discussion Paper No. 9644
published in: Labour Economics, 2017, 48, 144-156.