Torfinn Harding

Research on Natural Resources and Economic Development

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Associate Professor, NHH Norwegian School of Economics (holder of the Equinor chair in economics)

Adjunct Associate Professor, University of Stavanger

External Research Associate, Oxcarre University of Oxford

Affiliate, CESifo Research Network

Research fields

Economic development, natural resources, FDI

Projects and initiatives

Tropical deforestation and economic development, young research talent project from the Research Council of Norway

Macroeconomics and natural resources, emerging field at NHH

Policy interest

In 2010-2012, I led a Norwegian aid project providing support on macroeconomic analysis and policy to the Ministry of Finance and Economic Planning in South Sudan. I have also worked with countries such as Ghana, Malawi, Norway and Uganda.