Øystein Hernaes

Research Fellow

Ragnar Frisch Centre for Economic Research

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 and became Research Fellow in December 2023.


IZA Publications

IZA Discussion Paper No. 15194
Cloé Garnache, Øystein Hernaes, Anders Gravir Imenes
IZA Discussion Paper No. 11719
published in: Review of Economics and Statistics, 2019, 101 (4), 561-574
IZA Discussion Paper No. 11340
published in: Labour Economics, 2020, 65, 101818
IZA Discussion Paper No. 10991
revised version published in: Journal of Health Economics, 2018, 62, 60-68
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.