Siri Pettersen Strandenes


Siri Pettersen Strandenes


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Teaching languages:

Norwegian, English
Curriculum Vitae

Teaching areas:


International trade and welfare, Maritime History and Economics.


Shipping and Offshore Markets, Shipping economics, Transport and logistics, Integrated supply chains, International Economics, Globalisation and Integration


Shipping Economics, Airline Economics, International Economics , Industrial Organisation

Research in progress:

  • Lampe, Ove D., Veronica Solteszova, Haiying Jia and Siri Pettersen Strandenes, An Automatic Algorithm for Generating Geo-Spatial Transport Pattern Maps Based on AIS. (Presented at IAME 2015)
  • Jia, Haiying, Ove D. Lampe, Roar Adland, Gro Fonnes and Siri Pettersen Strandenes, The Impact of Market Conditions and Regional Environmental Regulation on Vessel Speed. (Presented at IAME 2015)
  • Alizadeh, Amir, Siri Pettersen Strandenes, and Helen Thanopoulou, Dry Bulk Market and Capital Retirement; A vessel Based Logit Scrapping Model (Presented at  IAME 2015)
  • Strandenes, Siri Pettersen and Helen Thanopoulou, Turning down the volume? The Impact of Fossil Fuel Prospects on Shipping. (Presented at ECONSHIP 2015)
  • Thanopoulou, Helen and Siri Pettersen Strandenes, Uncertainty and long term forecasts in shipping: A theoretical framework. (Presented at WCTRS-SIGA2 2015)
  • Alizadeh, Amir, Siri Pettersen Strandenes, and Helen Thanopoulou, Capacity adjustment decisions in the service industry under stochastic revenue: the case of the shipping industry (Presented at IAME 2014)
  • Brunstad, Rolf J., Kurt Jörnsten and Siri Pettersen Strandenes, Optimal regulation in a taxi market in a medium sized city with simultaneous radio-dispatches and taxi stand allocation, (Presented at the International Transportation Economics Association Annual Conference, Oslo 17-19 June 2015)

Selected publications:

  • “Port Pricing”, in Chris Nash (ed.) Handbook of Research Methods and Applications in Transport Economics and Policy, London, Edward Elgar Publishing. 2015, Ch 15, p 329- 341. (Co-authors Meersman, Hilde and Eddy van de Voorde).
  • “Efficiency-enhancing Port Pricing Models”, in Thierry Vanelslander and Christa Sys (eds.) Port Business. Market Challenges and Management Actions, University Press Antwerp, 2014, p 43.-60.
  • Tthe international competitiveness of China’s shipbuilding industry, Transport Research part E, 60, 39-48  (co-authors Liping Jiang and Erik Bastiansen)
  • Freight Transport Pricing Models, in Moshe Ben-Akiva, Hilde Meersman and Eddy van de Voorde (eds.), Freight Transport Modelling, (In honour of Prof. Marvin L. Manheim) Emerald Group Publishing, (2013)  319-334.
  • “The Shipping Industry” in Schreiner, Axel (ed.)  Textbook of Maritime Medicine, 2 ed.  chapter 3, e-book. published by the  Norwegian Centre for Maritime Medicine, Bergen (NCMM) in association with the International Maritime Health Association (IMHA) (2013) . available at
  • Assessing the cost competitiveness of China’s shipbuilding industry. Maritime Economics and Logistics, Vol 14 (2012), 480-497  (co-author Jiang, Liping).
  • “Maritime Freight Markets” in  Talley, Wayne K. (ed.)  The Blackwell Companion to Maritime Economics , Blackwell Companion to Contemporary Economics, Wiley-Blackwell, (2012)
  • Economics of the markets for ships" in Grammenos, Costas (ed.) The Handbook of Maritime Economics and Business, Lloyds of London Press, London, 2 ed., (2010), 217-234
  • “The Shipping Industry” in Schreiner, Axel (ed.) Textbook of Maritime Medicine, chapter 3, e-book available at
  • "Modelling freight markets for coal", Maritime Economics & Logistics, Vol. 11,3 (2009) 289-301. (co-authors Jan Ubøe, Jonas Andersson, Kurt Jörnsten)
  • "A discrete-time stochastic partial equilibrium model of the spot freight market", Journal of Transport Economics and Policy, Vol. 41 (2007) 189-218. (Co-author Roar Adland).  
  • "Asset bubbles in shipping? An analysis of recent history in the dry bulk market",  Maritime Economics and Logistrics, Vol. 8 (2006) 223-233.  (Co-authored with Roar Adland and Haiying Jia).
  • "Market efficiency in the tanker freight market",  Maritime Policy and Management Vol. 33, No. 2, 2006, 107-117.  (Co-authored with Roar Adland) .
  • "Efficient (Re-)Scheduling: An Auction Approach", Economics Letters Vol. 89 # 2 , 2005, 187-192 . ( co-authored with Elmar Wolfstetter)
  • 'Port Pricing Structures and Ship Efficiency', Review of Network Economics, Vol 3 # 2, 2004, 135-144
  • "Airport capacities and airline competition", in Hilde Meersman, Paul Roosens, Eddy van de Voorde and Frank Witlox (eds.) Optimizing Strategies in the Air Transport Business, Survival of the fittest, Garant, Antwerp, 2004, p 17-28.
  • "Economics of the markets for ships", in Grammenos, Costas (ed.) Handbook of Maritime Economics and Business, Lloyds of London Press, London, 2002, 186-202.
  • "Causes and effects of FDI by the Norwegian Maritime Industry",    Maritime Policy and Management Vol.29 # 3, 2002,  223-239, (Co-authored with Hans Jarle Kind) 
  • "Second Order Effects for Shipping of Prohibiting TBT", Science of the Total Environment, Vol. 258/ 1-2, 2000, pp. 111-117.
  • "The shipbroking function and market efficiency",  International Journal of Maritime Economics, Vol. II, 1, 2000, 17-26.
  • "Is there a potential for a two-tier tanker market?", Maritime Policy and Management, Vol. 26, 3, 1999, 249-264
  • "The effect of public ownership and deregulation in the Scandinavian Airline Industry", Journal of Air Transport Management, Vol. 3, 4, 1998, 211-215. (co authored with Trond Randøy).
  • "NorshipS: a DSS for Analysis of Bulk Shipping Markets", Computers in Human Behavior, Vol. 13, 4, 1997, 517-541 (With Anna Mette Fuglseth.)
  • "Deregulation of Scandinavian Airlines. A case study of the Oslo-Stockholm Route", in Paul R. Krugman and M. Alasdair Smith: Empirical Studies of Strategic Trade Policy, Chicago University Press, 1994. (With Victor D. Norman.)
  • «Norship. A simulation model of markets in bulk shipping» Norwegian School of Economics and Business Administration, Discussion Paper 11 1986.
  • "Price Determination in the Time Charter and Second Hand Markers", Centre for Applied Research, NHH, Working paper MU 06 1984.

Visiting professor/visiting scholar:



Visiting Professor,  Faculty of Finance, Cass Business School, London, since 2005-
Guest Professor, Department of Transport and Regional Economics , University of Antwerpen, Antwerpen, since 2009-

Leopold-Franzens-Universität, Innsbruck, 1996
Humboldt Universität zu Berlin, 1994, 1995, 2003
Universiteit Antwerpen, 2002, 2003, 2009.
The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, 2002

Other interests/involvements:



Member of Board, Norwegian Hull Club
Member of Corporate Assembly, Telenor ASA