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Kjell Arne Brekke

 

Economics Department, University of Oslo

Tel: (+47) 22 84 11 69

Moltke Moes vei 31, rom 1243.
Postboks 1095 Blindern
NO-0317 Oslo, Norway

Fax: (+47) 22 85 50 35

  E-Mail:k.a.brekke@econ.uio.no

 

 

Born: August 20th, 1960.

Married to Eva Brekke, two children.

Education:

Cand. scient, Mathematics, 1983, University of Oslo.

Dr.Polit, ("Ph.D.") Economics 1990, University of Oslo

Education:

Cand. scient, Mathematics, 1983, University of Oslo.

Dr.Polit, ("Ph.D.") Economics 1990, University of Oslo

Current position

Associate Professors, Economics Department, University of Oslo

   and Associated Researcher (20%), Ragnar Frisch Centre for Economic Reserach

Employment

2004-2007: Senior Research Fellow, Ragnar Frisch Centre for Economic Reserach

2001-2003: Senior Research Fellow, SUM, University of Oslo.

1997-2000: Senior Research Fellow, (Forsker 0, Professor equivalent) Statistics Norway.

1993-1997: Senior Research Fellow, (Forsker I) Statistics Norway.

1990-1993: Research Fellow, Statistics Norway.

1985-1990: Junior Researcher, Statistics Norway

1995-2000: Affiliate Professor, Mathematics Department, University of Oslo

1992-1995: Affiliate Associate Professor, Mathematics Department, University of Oslo

1990-1991: Visiting Scholar, Stanford University.

1983-1985: Center of Industrial Research.

1983-1983: Teaching position, mathematics, Agricultural University of Norway, Ås.

Teaching

Introductory courses:

Microeconomics (4 times), Game Theory (4 times) , Macroeconomics (once), Introduction to Mathematical Finance (twice) and Introduction to Economics (once) all at

Master courses:

Adverse selection and Moral Hazard, (with Espen Moen.), Investment under uncertainty, both at Department of Mathematics, UiO. Behavioral Economics, (with Geir Asheim and Karine Nyborg) at Department of Economics, UiO.

Supervicing:

I have been supervicing three completed master (hovedfag) students at the department of Mathematics, and three completed master students at the Economics Department. Also superviced one completed PhD at the Economcis Department and are currently the supervicor of two PhD students. The periods of supervision cover about 5-10 years.

 

Project management

I have been project manager for different larger research project most of the time since 1993.