Ph.D. in Economics, University of Oslo 

Research interests: Applied labor economics; wage formation; pensions and retirement behavior

E-mail: olv {at} ssb.no
Phone: +47 99 27 35 99


 


Published work:        

> Life Expectancy and Claiming Behavior in a Flexible Pension System, joint with Christian N. Brinch and Dennis Fredriksen 

Scandinavian Journal of Economics 120(4), 979-1010, 2018

SJE Price for best paper of 2018

> Labour Supply Effects of Early Retirement Provision, 
Labour Economics 25, 98-109, 2013
 
> Does Retirement Age Impact Mortality?, joint with Erik Hernæs, Simen Markussen and John Piggott,
Journal of Health Economics 32(3), 586-598, 2013


Working papers: 

        (forthcoming in the Journal of Public Economics)
 
> Excess Early Retirement? Evidence from the Norwegian 2011 Pension Reform, joint with Christian N. Brinch and Josef Zweimüller (coming soon)
 
 
(earlier version printed as Memorandum, University of Oslo) 
 
> Labour mobility, pension portability and the lack of lock-in effects, joint with Erik Hernæs, John Piggott and Tao Zhang (March 2011)

Policy reports and articles in Norwegian:

> Separating causation from correlation, Tidsskrift for samfunnsforskning 03/2019 (written in Norwegian) 


> Effects of in-work tax credits on labour supply among immigrants, Reports 2016/38, Statistics Norway (written in Norwegian)

 
Income growth over the life cycle, Reports 2014/3, Statistics Norway (written in Norwegian)
 
Effekter av AFP på sysselsetting blant eldre arbeidstakere, Økonomiske analyser, 4/2013 (written in Norwegian)
 
 
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 Inntektsfordeling og inntektsmobilitet – pensjonsgivende inntekt i Norge 1971-2003, Report 7/2006, Frisch Centre (written in Norwegian)