Faculty Profile

Øystein Noreng

Professor Emeritus - Department of Leadership and Organizational Behaviour


Short biography

Pofessor at BI Norwegian School of Management since 1977, from1990 holder of the FINA Chair in petroleum economics and management, later, until 2005, the Total chair.

Since 1990 Programme Director of the M.Sc. progamme in energy economics and managment at BI.

Numerous teaching and research assignments at Norwegian and foreign universities and institutions.

Numerous consultancies for Norwegian, foreign and international public and private organisations, including the governments of Norway, Denmark and Sweden, the US Department of State, the US Internal Revenue Service, the United Nations, the World Bank, the International Monetary Fund, the International Energy Agency, and several oil and gas companies; former member of the Supervisory Board of RWE DEA (Hamburg).

Expert witness before the International Court of Justice, The Hague, Netherlands, in the LAPCO case, the United States oil companies Arco and Sun Oil versus the Islamic Republic of Iran, 1983-1989.

Expert witness before the United States Tax Court, Washington D.C, the case of Exxon versus the United States Internal Revenue Service, 1996-1998.

Publications registered in Cristin

(Current research information system in Norway)

Academic Degrees
Year Academic Department Degree
1971 University of Paris, Sorbonne Ph.D Dr. Polit.
1971 University of Paris, Sorbonne Ph.D Dr. Polit.
Work Experience
Year Employer Job Title
2013 - Present BI Norwegian Busienss School Professor emeritus
1977 - 2013 BI Norwegian Busienss School Professor