Norges Bank’s Bicentenary – Book Project

Since 2007, Norges Bank has been working on four books which will be ready and published in June 2016, in conjunction with our 200th anniversary.

Norges Bank 1816-2016, by Einar Lie, Jan Thomas Kobberrød, Eivind Thomassen and Gjermund Forfang Rongved. Published by Fagbokforlaget, June 2016.

Norges Bank 1816-2016. A pictorial history, edited by Harald Bøhn, Øyvind Eitrheim and Jan Fredrik Qvigstad. Published by Fagbokforlaget, June 2016.

Central Banks at a Crossroads: What Can We Learn From History? edited by Michael D. Bordo, Øyvind Eitrheim, Marc Flandreau and Jan F. Qvigstad. Published by Cambridge University Press in June 2016. This book is based on the contributions presented at the conference: "Of the Uses of Central Banks: Lessons From History", organised at Norges Bank in June 2014.

A fourth book, A Monetary History of Norway 1816-2016, by Øyvind Eitrheim, Jan Tore Klovland and Lars Fredrik Øksendal, will be published by Cambridge University Press in autumn 2016.

Authors and contributors

The book committee: Harald Bøhn, Jan Fredrik Qvigstad, Tone Svinningen, Lars Fredrik Øksendal, Øyvind Eitrheim, Jan Tore Klovland, Tore Eriksen, Knut Sogner, Jan Thomas Kobberrød, Eivind Thomassen, Einar Lie and Gjermund Forfang Rongved. Not present: Tobias Straumann.

(Photo: Nils S. Aasheim)

Published 1 September 2008 10:58
Edited 18 September 2015 14:57


Øyvind Eitrheim
Tel. +47 22 31 61 61

Jan F. Qvigstad
Tel. +47 22 31 60 64

Harald Bøhn
Tel. +47 22 31 60 87

Steering group

  • Michael Bordo, Rutgers University, NJ
  • Øyvind Eitrheim, Norges Bank
  • Marc Flandreau, Graduate Institute, Geneva
  • Jan F. Qvigstad, Norges Bank