Department of Economics

The Department of Economics has a faculty whose interests cover major fields in economics, mathematics and statistics/econometrics.

The department offers research-based and experienced-based high-quality teaching at all levels, providing their students with the best possible qualifications in applied economics.

The faculty publish regularly in international academic journals and serve on editorial boards. They also act as advisors to the government and private organizations, and contribute to public debate on current economic issues.

Tommy Sveen

Head of Department Department of Economics +4746410097


Head of Administration
Kari-Mette Sætersdal

Administration: +47 97 65 94 83

BI Norwegian Business School
Nydalsveien 37
N-0484 Oslo

Switch board: +47 46 41 00 00


Oslo PhD Initiative in Economics

Launched in early 2020, the Oslo PhD Initiative in Economics is a cooperation between the Economics Departments at BI Norwegian Business School (BI) and the University of Oslo (UiO).

Programmes and courses

PhD programme in economics

Contact us

Office Hours spring 2020

Affiliated Research Centres