The School of Economics and Business offers studies in the fields of economics and business economics, organization and management, social science and philosophy.

Food prices are vital for food security in developing countries. Arega has measured how food grain prices respond to government policies, and domestic and international commodity price shocks in Sub-Saharan Africa. She will defend her thesis on March 27th.

On March 2nd, the students taking the module “BUS323 – Commodity Market Analysis” departed from Norway to visit London and get a glimpse into the world of commodity trading and high finance. We visited exchanges, brokerages and other venues where helpful members of the staff gave short presentations related to primary commodities, and how to trade or invest in such products. 

Our research seminar series for the spring semester begins on Wednesday January 28th. Professor Espen Haug will give a brownbag seminar at 12.15 in room T452, with the title "SpaceTime Finance and High Frequency Trading. Where Physics meets Finance”.

Livingstone Senyonga, PhD student at the School of Economics and Business, Norwegian University of Life Sciences, has won the prize "IAAE Best Student Paper Award 2014".

Arnar Mar Buason received the prize for best master degree thesis at the School of Economics and Business last year.

The commodity markets are not what they once were. Synthetic fish can now be purchased on an exchange, while investments in agricultural real estate have become insurance for uncertain times.

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