Working papers and work in progress

  1. Bidding behavior in housing auctions (with Andreas Benedictow, Erling R. Larsen, and Mikkel Walbækken). Working Paper, 2022-1, Housing Lab.
  2. Match Quality and House Price Dispersion: Evidence from Norwegian Housing Auctions (with Arne Lyshol, Plamen Nenov and Erling Røed Larsen).
  3. Speculative bubbles in regional housing markets (with Knut Are Aastveit, Bjørnar K. Kivedal and Erling Røed Larsen).
  4. The Importance of Optimism: How do Housing Experiences impact Housing Choices? (with Knut Are Aastveit and Patrick Moran)


  1. "Pricing and incentives in the housing market" (with Plamen Nenov, Erling R. Larsen and Dag Einar Sommervold). Working Paper, 2022-3, Housing Lab. Updated version of this paper. Reject and resubmit in Review of Economics and Statistics .

Some of my recent journal publications

  1. "Behavioral changes and policy effects during Covid-19: Evidence from day-by-day sales and bid-by-bid auction logs in the housing market" (with Bjørnar K. Kivedal, Erling Røed Larsen and Leif Anders Thorsrud). Forthcoming in Journal of Housing Economics
  2. Changing supply elasticities and regional housing booms. (with Knut Are Aastveit and Bruno Albuquerque). Forthcoming in Journal of Money, Credit, and Banking. Coverage: The Economist (30 April 2020) , VoxEU (25 February 2020) , The Economist (30 January 2020) , The Economist (16 January 2020) , Marginal Revolution (15 August 2019).
  3. "Asymmetric effects of monetary policy in regional housing markets" (with Knut Are Aastveit) American Economic Journal: Macroeconomics 2022, 14(4), pp. 499-529.
All published papers