Fully-funded PhD Research Fellowships for International Students 2020, NHH Norwegian School of Economics, Norway

Publish Date: Nov 25, 2019

Deadline: Jan 15, 2020

PhD Research Scholar positions - Department of Economics

About NHH

NHH Norwegian School of Economics is one of the leading business schools in Europe. NHH has an internationally recognised research environment and is the first choice for students who want to study business administration in Norway. NHH has 3,400 students and 400 employees.

The PhD specialisation

NHH is pleased to announce vacancies in the PhD specialisation in Economics. Candidates admitted to the PhD Programme at NHH will receive the title of PhD Research Scholar. Females are particularly encouraged to apply.

The Department of Economics is looking for highly motivated and talented individuals. The PhD specialisation in economics aims to give dedicated graduates a solid training in performing high quality scientific research in economics, making use of state of the art empirical and theoretical techniques. The programme prepares students for the international academic job market, for positions at national and international policy institutions, central banks and research organisations.

PhD research scholars are provided with personal computers, printer access, extensive library resources, and a wide range of software.

NHH and the Department of Economics received their first National Centre of Excellence from the Norwegian Research Council in 2017 - Centre for Experimental Research on Fairness, Inequality and Rationality (FAIR). Other NHH research centres have also received particular support and focus due to their high research quality, such at the Centre for Business Economics (CBE) and the Centre for Macroeconomics and Natural Resources.  

Researchers at the department are actively engaged in the following research areas:

  • Labour economics
  • Behavioural economics
  • Development economics
  • Experimental economics
  • Industrial organisation
  • Macroeconomics
  • International economics
  • Natural resources and environmental economics
  • Public economics
  • Economic history

The department encourages interaction between PhD research scholars and faculty through social gatherings and a wide variety of seminars and workshops in which the PhD research scholars are fully involved.  

Further information on the Department of Economics and on the PhD specialisation in Economics.

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