Research at Norges Bank focuses on issues of relevance for monetary policy and financial stability.

Research economists


Working Papers

Research seminars


ReFIT – review of flexible inflation targeting

More about research at Norges Bank

Sample of publications:


  • Combined Density Nowcasting in an uncertain economic environment in Journal of Business and Economic Statistics, by Knut Are Aastveit, Herman van Dijk and Francesco Ravazzolo

  • Arbitrage in the Foreign Exchange Market: Turning on the Microscope in Journal of International Economics, by Farooq Akram, Dagfinn Rime and Lucio Sarno

  • Equilibrium unemployment: Testing steady-state implications for the NAIRU in Review of Economics and Statistics, by Gunnar Bårdsen and Ragnar Nymoen

  • Investment Shocks and Consumption in European Economic Review, by Furlanetto and Seneca

  • Boom or gloom? Examining the Dutch disease in two-speed economies in Economic Journal, by Leif Anders Thorsrud and Hilde Bjørnland

  • Mixed-frequency structural models: identification, estimation, and policy analysis  in Journal of Applied Econometrics, by Claudia Foroni and Massimiliano Marcellino

  • Econometric regime shifts and the US subprime bubble in Journal of Applied Econometrics, by Andre Kallåk Anundsen
  • Dynamic Expectation Formation in the Foreign Exchange Market in Journal of International Money and Finance, by Saskia ter Ellen, Willem F.C. Verschoor and Remco C.J. Zwinkels

  • 'Interest rate trap', or: Why does the central bank keep the policy rate too low for too long? in Scandinavian Journal of Economics, by Jin Cao and Gerhard Illing


Published 9 April 2008 15:52
Edited 25 August 2015 12:13
Farooq Akram
Director of Norges Bank Research


Tel.: +47 22 31 66 92

PhD internships

Norges Bank's PhD internship program is directed toward PhD-students who are specializing within macro-economics. Internships will normally last three months. Interns are expected to collaborate closely with other researchers at Norges Bank, with the aim to pursue a project until publication in an academic journal.

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