Aline Bütikofer

Contact information

Norwegian School of Economics (NHH)

Department of Economics

Helleveien 30

NO-5045 Bergen


Current positions

2019- Professor, Department of Economics, Norwegian School of Economics

2017- Affiliated Researcher, Centre of Excellence FAIR at NHH

2019- Research Fellow, Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA)

2019- External Research Fellow, CReAM, UCL

2020- Research Fellow, Centre for Economic Policy Research (CEPR)

2021- CESifo Research Network Fellow

Research fields

Family economics, labor economics, health economics, applied econometrics


Ph.D. in Economics, University of Bern, 2011

Current editorial position

2020- Coeditor of the Journal of Human Resources

Current research grants

2018–2023: Norwegian Research Council - FRIHUMSAM (275800), Principal investigator, Project title: Reducing Inequality Through Complementarities in Investments in Education and Health, NOK 8 million

2019–2024: Norwegian Research Council - BALANSE (295697), Project Manager, Project title: Women in Economics Network, NOK 3 million

2020-2024: Norwegian Research Council - ISPSAM (314532), Project Manager, Project title: Global Challenges, Sustainability, and the Welfare State, NOK 1.5 million

Personal information

Date of birth: May 7, 1981

Citizenship: Swiss