Norges Bank

Leif Anders Thorsrud

Special adviser


Tel.: +47 22 31 64 56
Fax: +47 22 42 40 62

Norges Bank
P.O. Box 1179 Sentrum
0107 Oslo

Research interests

Time series econometrics and Bayesian statistics. Energy economics and applied macroeconomics. Big Data and machine learning.

Leif Anders Thorsrud is a Senior Researcher in Monetary Policy Research. He obtained his Ph.D. at the Norwegian Business School in 2014.

Thorsrud's research on forecasting and energy economics has been published in top field international journals. Currently his research agenda centers on how unstructured data sources can be used to understand macroeconomic fluctuations.

Prior to obtaining his Ph.D., Thorsrud had more than 6 years of experience as model builder and forecaster at Norges Bank and the Reserve Bank of New Zealand.

Thorsrud is also the co-author of the book: "Applied Time Series For Macroeconomics".

See full CV for more information.


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