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List of notable or famous economists from Norway, with bios and photos, including the top economists born in Norway and even some popular economists who immigrated to Norway. If you're trying to find out the names of famous Norwegian economists then this list is the perfect resource for you. These economists are among the most prominent in their field, and information about each well-known economist from Norway is included when available.

List people range from Ragnar Anton Kittil Frisch to Trygve Haavelmo.

This historic economists from Norway list can help answer the questions "Who are some Norwegian economists of note?" and "Who are the most famous economists from Norway?" These prominent economists of Norway may or may not be currently alive, but what they all have in common is that they're all respected Norwegian economists.

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Finn E. Kydland is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Economists from Norway
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Finn Erling Kydland is a Norwegian economist. He is the Henley Professor of Economics at the University of California, Santa Barbara. He also holds the Richard P. Simmons Distinguished Professorship at the Tepper School of Business of Carnegie Mellon University, where he earned his Ph.D., and a ...more

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Age: 73

Birthplace: Ålgård, Norway

Profession: Professor, Economist

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Jens Stoltenberg is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Economists from Norway
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Jens Stoltenberg is a Norwegian politician who is the 13th Secretary General of NATO. He served as Prime Minister of Norway from 2000 to 2001 and again from 2005 to 2013. In March 2014, Stoltenberg was appointed by NATO's North Atlantic Council to be the treaty organization's secretary general and ...more

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Age: 58

Birthplace: Oslo, Norway

Profession: Politician, Economist

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Ragnar Anton Kittil Frisch is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Economists from Norway
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Ragnar Anton Kittil Frisch was a Norwegian economist and the co-winner with Jan Tinbergen of the first Nobel Memorial Prize in Economic Sciences in 1969. He is known for having founded the discipline of econometrics, and in 1933 to have created the widely used term pair ...more

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Age: Died at 78 (1895-1973)

Birthplace: Oslo, Norway

Profession: Economist

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Siv Jensen is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Economists from Norway
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Siv Jensen is a Norwegian politician who has been Minister of Finance since 2013 and leader of the Progress Party since 2006. She represents Oslo in the Storting, the Norwegian parliament. Born and raised in Oslo, Jensen graduated as an economist from the Norwegian School of Economics in 1992, and ...more

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Age: 47

Birthplace: Oslo, Norway

Profession: Politician, Economist

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