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    • Bank og pølsebod - Hva er forskjellen? 

      Isachsen, Arne Jon (CME Working Papers;5/2014, Working paper, 2014)
      Dette arbeidsnotatet setter sammen brevene fra årets seks første måneder: Forfengelighet og følelser Norge som verdens største investor Bank og pølsebod – Hva er forskjellen? Norge er et lite land På’n igjen i ...
    • Bayes-Nash Equilibria in Generalized Second Price Auctions with Allocative Externalities 

      Lu, Zongwei; Riis, Christian (CREAM Publications;1/2016, Working paper, 2016)
      In this paper, we investigate an incomplete information model of generalized second price auctions with allocative externalities originating from the heterogeneous match rates of bidders. A novel feature of our model is ...
    • Befolkningsaldring og økonomisk politikk: Behov for pensjonsreformer? 

      Steigum, Erling (CME Working paper series;1/2002, Working paper, 2001)
    • Befolkningsaldring, pensjonsreformer og realøkonomi 

      Steigum, Erling (CME Working paper series;5/2008, Working paper, 2008)
      I de siste 15−20 årene har en rekke industriland reformert sine pensjonssystemer. En viktig årsak til denne bølgen av pensjonsreformer er at andelen pensjonister i befolkningen er på vei opp, og forventes å øke ytterligere ...
    • Behavioral changes and policy effects during Covid-19 

      Anundsen, André Kallåk; Kivedal, Bjørnar Karlsen; Larsen, Erling Røed; Thorsrud, Leif Anders (CAMP Working Paper Series;07/2020, Working paper, 2020-09-17)
      We exploit unique Norwegian day-by-day transaction and bid-by-bid auction data in order to examine how market participants reacted to the spreading news of Covid-19 in early March 2020, the lock-down on March 12, and the ...
    • Boken – verneverdig eller livskraftig? 

      Bakke, Egil (Discussion Paper, Working paper, 2002)
      Formålet med notatet har vært å undersøke om de tiltak som er truffet i Norge for å beskytte bokens stilling i markedet, i første rekke den såkalte bransjeavtalen og momsfritaket for bøker, har hatt de ønskede resultater. ...
    • Bolig- og finanskrisen i Amerika 

      Isachsen, Arne Jon (CME Working paper series;2/2008, Working paper, 2008)
      Notatet ser nærmere på følgende temaer: • Opptakten til krisen • Fra boligkrise til finanskrise • Greenspan gått ut på dato? • Finanspolitikken under Bush heller ikke særlig vellykket • Nye regler og reguleringer for ...
    • Bollinger champagne 

      Isachsen, Arne Jon (CME Working Papers;1/2013, Working paper, 2013)
      Dette arbeidsnotatet består av fjorårets seks siste arbeidsnotater og sommerbrevet til Arne Jon Isachsen. Bollinger Champagne Sommer, sol og sykkel Ugreit i Euroland Hva pengepolitikk ikke kan levere Kreativ ...
    • Boom or gloom? Examining the Dutch disease in a two-speed economy 

      Bjørnland, Hilde C.; Thorsrud, Leif Anders (CAMP Working Paper Series;6/2013, Working paper, 2013)
      Traditional studies of the Dutch disease do not typically account for productiv- ity spillovers between the booming energy sector and non-oil sectors. This study identifies and quantifies these spillovers using a Bayesian ...
    • Boom or Gloom? Examining the Dutch Disease in Two-Speed Economies 

      Bjørnland, Hilde C.; Thorsrud, Leif Anders (CAMP Working Paper Series;6/2014, Working paper, 2014)
      Traditional studies of the Dutch disease do not account for productivity spillovers between the booming resource sector and other domestic sectors. We put forward a simple theory model that allows for such spillovers. ...
    • Borgerlønn: en samfunnsøkonomisk analyse 

      Dalen, Dag Morten; Moen, Espen R. (CREAM Publications;4/2010, Working paper, 2010)
      Borgerlønn har hatt en rekke talsmenn blant filosofer, samfunnsvitere og politikere, som med ulike begrunnelser og politisk ståsted har tatt til orde for ordninger som skal sikre alle en viss minsteinntekt. I alle ...
    • Business cycle narratives 

      Larsen, Vegard H.; Thorsrud, Leif Anders (CAMP Working Paper Series;6, Working paper, 2018-04)
      This article quantifies the epidemiology of media narratives relevant to business cycles in the US, Japan, and Europe (euro area). We do so by first constructing daily business cycle indexes computed on the basis of the ...
    • Can China's growth trajectory be sustained? 

      Bottelier, Pieter; Fosler, Gail (CME Working paper series;6/2007, Working paper, 2007)
      This report explores the factors that appear to be driving China’s turbocharged growth of recent years and the extent to which some internal imbalances and the trade surplus have created a “fly-wheel” effect that represents ...
    • Canada Goose 

      Isachsen, Arne Jon (CME Working paper series;3/2006, Working paper, 2006)
      Reisebrev fra Kina, desember 2005 av Arne Jon Isachsen. Først i Shanghai hvor undervisning av kinesiske studenter og samtaler med kinesisk LO stod på tapetet. Deretter til Beijing hvor drøftelser med økonomer i Kinas ...
    • Changing supply elasticities and regional housing booms 

      Aastveit, Knut Are; Albuquerque, Bruno; Anundsen, André (CAMP Working Paper Series;04/2019, Working paper, 2019-06-18)
      Recent developments in US house prices mirror those of the 1996-2006 boom, but the recovery in construction activity has been weak. Using data for 254 US metropolitan areas, we show that housing supply elasticities have ...
    • China's revival 

      Isachsen, Arne Jon (Working Paper Series;1/2009, Working paper, 2009)
      The purpose of this paper is to reflect on China's unique economic experience over the last three decades. What lessons can be learned from China’s blend of visible central guidance at the macro level and fierce competition ...
    • China’s Savings Multiplier 

      Mehlum, Halvor; Torvik, Ragnar; Valente, Simone (CAMP Working Paper Series;4/2013, Working paper, 2013)
      China’s growth is characterized by massive capital accumulation, made possible by high and increasing domestic savings. In this paper we develop a model with the aim of explaining why savings rates have been high and ...
    • Climate Risk and Commodity Currencies 

      Kapfhammer, Felix; Larsen, Vegard H.; Thorsrud, Leif Anders (CAMP Working Paper Series;10/2020, Working paper, 2020-12-03)
      The positive relationship between real exchange rates and natural resource income is well understood and studied. However, climate change and the transition to a lower-carbon economy now challenges this relationship. We ...
    • Commodity Futures and Forecasting Commodity Currencies 

      Ravazzolo, Francesco; Sveen, Tommy; Zahiri, Sepideh K. (CAMP Working Paper Series;7/2016, Working paper, 2016)
      This paper analyzes the extent to which information in commodity futures markets is useful for out-of-sample forecasting of commodity currencies. In the earlier literature, commodity price changes are documented to be weak ...
    • Commodity prices and fiscal policy design: Procyclical despite a rule 

      Bjørnland, Hilde C.; Thorsrud, Leif Anders (CAMP Working Paper Series;5/2015, Working paper, 2015)
      We analyse if the adoption of a fiscal spending rule insulates the domestic economy from commodity price fluctuations in a resource-rich economy. To do so we develop a time-varying Dynamic Factor Model, in which we allow ...