Norges Bank

Ørjan Robstad

Ass. Director


Tel.: +47 22 31 63 44
Mobile: +47 977 46 590

Norges Bank
Bankplassen 2
P.O. Box 1179 Sentrum
0107 Oslo

Research interests

Monetary economics, macroeconometrics and macroeconomics.

Papers at the second round

Estimating hysteresis effects (joint with Francesco Furlanetto, Antoine Lepetit, Juan Rubio-Ramirez and Pål Ulvedal ). Working paper version  New Version (March 2021)


Work in progress

Immigration and Inequality: New Macroeconomic Evidence (joint with Francesco Furlanetto and Samad Sarferaz)

Dormant papers

Financial imbalances, crisis probability and monetary policy in Norway (joint with Ragna Alstadheim and Nikka Husom Vonen). Working paper version


Norges Bank Output Gap Estimates: Cyclical Sensitivity, Reliability and Forecasting Properties (2022) (joint with Francesco Furlanetto, Kåre Hagelund and Frank Hansen ).Oxford Bulletin of Economics and Statistics, accepted. Working paper version

The macroeconomic effects of forward communication (2022) (joint with Leif Brubakk, Saskia ter Ellen and Hong Xu), Journal of International Money and Finance 120. Working paper version

Immigration and the Macroeconomy: Some New Empirical Evidence (2019) (joint with Francesco Furlanetto). Review of Economic Dynamics 34, 1-19. Working Paper version.

House prices, credit and the effect of monetary policy in Norway: Evidence from Structural VAR Models (2018). Empirical Economics 54, 461-483. Working paper version.


Staff memo

Finding DORY (joint with Jørgen Landsem, Erlend Njølstad, Kenneth Sæterhagen Paulsen and Magnus Åstebøl). 2022

Estimates of the neutral rate of interest in Norway (joint with Leif Brubakk and Jon Ellingsen). 2018   

Model estimates of the output gap (joint with Kåre Hagelund and Frank Hansen). 2018   

 Documentation of NEMO - Norges Bank's core model for monetary policy analysis and forecasting (joint with Karsten R. Gerdrup, Erling Motzfeldt Kravik and Kenneth Sæterhagen Paulsen). 2017  

 Effects of a new monetary policy loss function in NEMO (joint with Kathrine Lund). 2012




Edited 23 September 2022 13:23