Kjell G Salvanes

Director at Center for Empirical Labor Economics (CELE), Deputy Director at FAIR, Center of Excellence, Professor, Department of Economics at Norwegian School of Economics (NHH)

Kjell G. Salvanes is a professor in labor economics at NHH, research director at CELE since 2012, and deputy director of the Centre of Excellence FAIR at NHH since 2017. Salvanes conducts research on a wide range of education, labor and health policy issues from returns to schooling, early investment in children and long term outcomes, inequality in income, health and education and intergenerational mobility. His current research projects involve studying the interrelationship between health and education, and the role of educational and health institutions on human capital formation and health outcomes. He received his PhD from the Norwegian School of Economics.