Norges Bank


Research in Norges Bank is located in a separate unit, Norges Bank Research. The expertise in Norges Bank Research reflects the need to ensure a sound basis for decision making in the areas of monetary policy and financial stability.

Research staff

Norges Bank Research consists of several full-time research economists, as well as a number of visiting scholars, junior researchers, and PhD interns.

Research strategy

The core mission of Norges Bank Research is to support the main policy objectives of Norges Bank. Concrete measures designed to achieve this goal are further described in the strategy plan of Norges Bank Research.

Norges Bank Academic Programme

The objective of the Norges Bank Academic Programme (NBAP) is to promote macroeconomic and financial economic research and education in Norway. NBAP consists of three programmes: PhD Scholarship programme, co-financing for hiring and co-financing of PhD-courses.