Kurt R. Brekke is a professor at NHH since 2009. He is currently on leave as chief economist at the Norwegian Competition Authority.
His research interests are in the field of industrial organization with a particular focus on the markets for healthcare and pharmaceuticals. He has published extensively in international peer-review journals, and written several book chapters and research reports.
Brekke is affiliated to several research centers, including CESifo Institute, Centre for Applied Research (SNF), Bergen Centre of Competition Law & Economics (BECCLE), and Uni Rokkan Centre for Social Sciences.
Brekke received a PhD in Economics from the University of Bergen in 2004.
Competition Analysis, Industrial organisation