Department of Finance

The Department of Finance has a strong international orientation, with faculty from leading schools in finance and economics. Our research is published in top journals and covers all areas of finance.

The department is ranked 10th in Europe, and 2nd in the Nordic countries, based on top-finance publications 2013-2017 (U of Texas Dallas rankings). BI hosted the European Finance Association (EFA) Annual Meeting in 2016 and in 1996.

Faculty actively participates in international scientific conferences and invited seminars at universities around the world. The department runs an active weekly research seminar series with academics from the worlds' top schools. 

Øyvind Norli

Head of Department Department of Finance +4746410514


Eli J. Christensen
Head of Administration

E-mail: eli.j.christensen@bi.no
Administration: +47 46 41 00 61

BI Norwegian Business School
Nydalsveien 37
N-0484 Oslo

Switchboard: +47 46 41 00 00

  • Tuesday, 31 May 2022 -

    Seminar in Ministry of Finance: The oil fund and challenges for fiscal policy

    Espen Henriksen to discuss the Norwegian sovereign wealth fund and challenges for fiscal policy, together with Steinar Holden (UiO), Hilde Bjørnland (BI) and John Cochrane (Stanford)

  • Tuesday, 31 May 2022 -

    Agency Conflicts and Investment: Evidence from a Structural Estimation

    New paper! Redouane Elkahmi, Daniel Kim, Chanik Jo, and Marco Salerno. Forthcoming in Review of Corporate Finance Studies.

  • Tuesday, 22 March 2022 -

    The Foreign Exchange Market

    New paper! Alain Chaboud, Dagfinn Rime and Vladyslav Sushko. Forthcoming in The Research Handbook of Financial Markets, edited by Refet Gürkaynak and Jonathan Wright.

  • Tuesday, 22 March 2022 -

    Reexamining the evidence on gun ownership and homicide using proxy measures of ownership

    New paper! Karim Chalak, Daniel Kim, Megan Miller and John Pepper. Forthcoming in Journal of Public Economics.