PhD Defence: Oda Nedregård

Public lecture and defence of the doctoral dissertation for the degree of PhD

  • Starts:08:30, 26 September 2023
  • Ends:12:00, 26 September 2023
  • Location:BI - campus Oslo, Auditorium Red 13 (A2-030)
  • Contact:PhD Administration (phd@bi.no)

PhD Candidate Oda Nedregård, Department of Economics, will hold a public lecture and defence of her doctoral dissertation for the degree of PhD in BI Norwegian Business School’s PhD Programme.

Title of the Thesis:

“The party is on, get in line: Essays on the political economy of party discipline”

Public lecture on a given topic.

Time for Public Lecture: 08:30 – 09:15

Time for Disputation: 10:00

The Evaluation Committee:

  • First opponent: Assistant Professor Elliot Ash, ETH Zurich 
  • Second opponent: Professor Pauline Grosjean, School of Economics – UNSW Sydney
  • Chairman of the committee is Assistant Professor Maria Olsson, BI Norwegian Business School


  • Main supervisor: Professor Jon H. Fiva, BI Norwegian Business School
  • Co-supervisor: Professor Benny Geys, BI Norwegian Business School

The Doctoral Dissertation will be available in the library at BI Norwegian Business School. 
For the disputation, the academic procession will arrive at 10:00 sharp and the public must take their seat before this time.