Torfinn Harding

Associate Professor (on leave) Torfinn Harding

E-mail
Torfinn.Harding@nhh.no
Telephone
+47 55 95 98 79
Office
E252
Expertise
International Economics Oil Tropical deforestation

BIOGRAPHY

Associate professor Torfinn Harding is the holder of the Equinor chair in economics at NHH. He is also associated with the University of Stavanger, the Oxford Centre for the Analysis of Resource Rich Economies and CESifo. Previously he worked for Statistics Norway, the University of Oxford and the University of Sussex. He holds a PhD in economics from the Norwegian University of Science and Technology (2008).

His research focuses on economic development, with an emphasis on natural resources and international trade and investments. He leads a young-researcher project from the Research Council of Norway on tropical deforestation and economic development.  For more information read more here and here: https://www.sites.google.com/site/torfinnharding/

Selected publications

Author(s) Title Publisher
Folgerø, Ingrid Kristine; Harding, Torfinn; Westby, Benjamin S. Going fast or going green? Evidence from environmental speed limits in Norway Transportation Research Part D: Transport and Environment Volume 82 (14 pages); 2020
Cust, James; Harding, Torfinn Institutions and the Location of Oil Exploration Journal of the European Economic Association (30 pages); 2020
Harding, Torfinn; Stefanski, Radoslaw; Toews, Gerhard Boom Goes the Price: Giant Resource Discoveries and Real Exchange Rate Appreciation Economic Journal Volume 130 (630); page 1715 - 1728; 2020
Cust, James; Harding, Torfinn; Vézina, Pierre-Louis Dutch Disease Resistance: Evidence from Indonesian Firms Journal of the Association of Environmental and Resource Economists Volume 6 (6); page 1205 - 1237; 2019
More publications in Cristin

TEACHING AREAS

Introductory macroeconomics, Economics of resource rich countries