A Brief History of Equality


10:00 Coffee and mingling

10:15 Introduction by Professor Kjell Gunnar Salvanes 

10:20 Sandmo Lecture 2023: «A brief history of equality» Professor Thomas Piketty

11:20 Discussion and Q&A moderated by Professor Kjell Gunnar Salvanes

12:00 End of programme

The Agnar Sandmo Lecture on Public Policy

When NHH Professor Agnar Sandmo (1938-2019) retired at the age of 70 on 9 January 2008, NHH established two annual institution in order to mark Sandmo’s long contribution to the field of Economics, as well as his international standing:

  • The Sandmo Lecture on Public Policy is held by leading international economists.
  • Sandmo Junior Visiting Fellowship is a guest scholarship for especially promising young researchers under the age of 40. 
Department of Economics