Kjetil Bjorvatn

Norwegian School of Economics

Kjetil Bjorvatn has been a professor in economics since 2005. He received his PhD degree in economics from NHH in 1996. Bjorvatn is the leader of the FAIR Insight Team at the Centre of Excellence FAIR (Centre for Experimental Research on Fairness, Inequality and Rationality).

Bjorvatn’s main research interests are in the fields of Economic Development and Political Economy.

Bjorvatn was Dean of the Bachelor programme at NHH in the period 2009-2015.  In 2004 and 2013 he has won the Students’ NHH Best teacher award and received the NHH award for excellence in teaching in 2005.

Researcher's Grant Projects

This project will study one potential explanation behind female owned enterprises showing lower returns than their male counterparts: lack of access to childcare services.
Researchers: Kjetil Bjorvatn, Selim Gulesci, Lore Vandewalle, Vincent Somville, Wameq A Raza
Grants Round: 5th MRG Round
Country: Uganda
Cross-cutting themes: Gender