Digital PHD Defence: Espen Skretting

PhD Candidate Espen Skretting, Department of Economics, will defend his thesis for the degree of PhD in BI Norwegian Business School’s PhD Programme.

Title of the thesis: “Firms, Oil and Stocks”

Public lecture on given topic.

The Evaluation Committee: 

  • Chair: Associate Professor Alfonso Irarrazabal, BI Norwegian Business School
  • First Opponent: Professor Gert Peersman, Ghent University
  • Second Opponent: Associate Professor Francois Gourio, Federal Bank of Chicago

Professor Hilde Christiane Bjørnland, BI Norwegian Business School
has been the candidate´s main supervisor, and Professor Tommy Sveen, BI Norwegian Business School, has been the candidate´s co-supervisor.

Practical information

  • Time:Tuesday, 14 December 2021 15:15 - 17:00
  • Location:Online, Zoom
  • Contact:PhD Administration (phd@bi.no)


Meeting ID: 639 4882 6781

Passcode: 036778

The doctoral examination will be performed digitally, by 2-ways communication channel. The public defence is open to the public and everyone who is interested can join.

Ex auditorio-questions: The chair of defence will invite the audience to ex auditorio-questions at the end.

The Doctoral Dissertation is available in the library at BI Norwegian Business School. You may request a pdf of the thesis by sending an e-mail to phd@bi.no by 14 December.