Digital PhD Defence - Julia Zhulanova

PhD Candidate Julia Zhulanova, Department of Economics, will defend her thesis for the Doctor Philosophiae degree at BI Norwegian Business School.

Title of the thesis:
“Macroeconomic Dynamics, Commodity Prices and Expectations”

Title of trial lecture:
“Oil Prices and the Macroeconomy”

The Evaluation Committee:

  • Chair: Professor Tommy Sveen, BI Norwegian Business School
  • First Opponent: Professor Michael McMahon, University of Oxford
  • Second Opponent: Professor Ana Maria Herrera, University of Kentucky


  • Professor Hilde Christiane Bjørnland, BI Norwegian Business School
  • Associate Professor Leif Anders Thorsrud , BI Norwegian Business Schol (Co-supervisor)

Practical information

  • Time:Wednesday, 24 March 2021 17:00 - 20:00
  • Location:Online
  • Contact:PhD Administration (phd@bi.no)

Zoom link: https://binorwegianbusinessschool.zoom.us/j/66796186860?pwd=ZlJwMHJjdUdyVEJTWlorSW8yQTFuUT09
Meeting ID: 667 9618 6860
Passcode: 329048

Due to the corona outbreak 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 email to phd@bi.no by March 24.