Faculty and research

Centre for Household Finance and Macroeconomic Research (HOFIMAR)

We promote research on households’ financial behavior and macroeconomics.

Our activities are supported by BI Norwegian Business School.  Much of our research is conducted under externally funded projects. These currently include: 


The project is funded by the European Research Council under the European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme (grant agreement No. 851891). 

  • Principal Investigator: Andreas Fagereng.
  • Co-investigators at HOFIMAR: Luigi Guiso, Elin Halvorsen, Karl Harmenberg, Martin Holm,  Benjamin Moll, Gisle Natvik, Luigi Pistaferri

ERC og EU logo.jpg

Principles Under Pressure: A study of governmental crisis management

The project is ponsored by the Norwegian Research Council (grant agreement No. 324615)

  • Principal Investigator: Karen-Helene Ulltveit Moe (University of Oslo) and Simen Markussen (The Frisch Centre)
  • Co-investigators at HOFIMAR: Gisle Natvik