Faculty Profile

Rune Jørgen Sørensen

Professor - Department of Economics

Biography

Personal homepage: https://www.runesorensen.org/

Rune Jørgen Sørensen (b. 1955) is professor of political economy and political science. His research interests includes studies of public governance, local and central government policies, health and education economics. He has published extensively, including in Health Economics, Journal of Health Economics, Education Economics, Public Choice, Public Administration, Public Administration Review, Journal of Public Economics, Scandinavian Journal of Economics, Journal of Theoretical Politics, European Journal of Political Science, European Journal of Political Economy, and British Journal of Political Science.

Sørensen has teached at all levels, both ordinary education courses and executive education programs.

He has served on a number of government boards and committees, as department chair in two periods and as provost at the Norwegian Business School. 

 

Publications registered in Cristin

(Current research information system in Norway)

Academic Degrees
Year Academic Department Degree
1986 University of Oslo Ph.D Dr. Philos.
1982 University of Oslo Master Cand. Polit.
1986 University of Oslo Ph.D Dr. Philos.
1982 University of Oslo Master Cand. Polit.
Work Experience
Year Employer Job Title
2016 - Present Norwegian University of Science and Technology/ SØF (Senter for Økonomisk Forskning) Researcher
2006 - Present The Norwegian Defence University College (NDUC) Adjunct professor
2004 - Present BI Norwegian Business School Professor
2001 - 2003 BI Norwegian Business School Head of Department
1997 - 2000 BI Norwegian Business School Professor
1993 - 1997 BI Norwegian Business School Provost
1988 - 1990 BI Norwegian Business School Professor
1982 - 1989 University of Oslo Associate professor