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/
|Harding, Torfinn; Herzberg, Julika; Kuralbayeva, Karlygash||Commodity prices and robust environmental regulation: Evidence from deforestation in Brazil||Journal of Environmental Economics and Management Volume 108; page 1 - 20; 2021|
|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|
|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|
Introductory macroeconomics, Economics of resource rich countries