Linda Nøstbakken

Professor II Linda Nøstbakken

Macro, Risk and Sustainability Centre CBE
Energy Environmental Economics Sustainability Resource economics Fisheries and aquaculture economics Petroleum economics


Linda Nøstbakken joined the Department of Economics at the Norwegian School of Economics in 2013. Nøstbakken’s research focuses on the use and management of natural resources and the environment, and she has published extensively in international peer-reviewed journals.

Prior to joining NHH, Nøstbakken spent five years as an assistant professor at the Alberta School of Business, University of Alberta, Canada. She received her PhD degree in economics from NHH in 2005. At NHH, Nøstbakken was deputy rector and vice rector for academic affairs from 2017 to 2020.  She was co-editor of the Journal of Environmental Economics and Management (2014-2020), and she has served on a number of government appointed expert commissions.

She is currently on leave as research director of Statistics Norway. 


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Selected publications

Author(s) Title Publisher
Kroetz, Kailin; Nøstbakken, Linda; Quaas, Martin The Future of Wild-Caught Fisheries: Expanding the Scope of Management Review of Environmental Economics and Policy Volume 16 (2); page 241 - 261; 2022
Costello, Christopher; Cao, Ling; Gelcich, Stefan; Cisneros-Mata, Miguel; Free, Christopher M.; Froehlich, Halley E; Golden, Christopher D.; Ishimura, Gakushi; Maier, Jason; Macadam-Somer, Ilan; Mangin, Tracey; Melnychuk, Michael; Miyahara, Masanori; de Moor, Carryn L.; Naylor, Rosamond; Nøstbakken, Linda; Ojea, Elena; O'Reilly, Erin; Parma, Ana M.; Platinga, Andrew J.; Thilsted, Shakuntala H.; Lubchenco, J The future of food from the sea Nature Volume 588; page 95 - 100; 2020
Lazkano, Itziar; Nøstbakken, Linda; pelli, martino From fossil fuels to renewables: The role of electricity Storage. European Economic Review Volume 99; page 113 - 129; 2017
Boskovic, Branko; Nøstbakken, Linda The cost of endangered species protection: Evidence from auctions for natural resources Journal of Environmental Economics and Management Volume 81; page 174 - 192; 2017
Chakravorty, Ujjayant; Hubert, Marie Helene; Moreaux, Michel; Nøstbakken, Linda The Long Run Impact of Biofuels on Food Prices The Scandinavian Journal of Economics Volume 119 (3); page 733 - 767; 2016
Kverndokk, Snorre; Nævdal, Eric; Nøstbakken, Linda The trade-off between intra- and intergenerational equity in climate policy European Economic Review Volume 69; page 40 - 58; 2014
Boyce, John R.; Nøstbakken, Linda Exploration and development of U.S. oil and gas fields, 1955-2002 Journal of Economic Dynamics and Control Volume 35; page 891 - 908; 2011
Nøstbakken, Linda Regime switching in a fishery with stochastic stock and price Journal of Environmental Economics and Management Volume 51 (2); page 231 - 241; 2006
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Resource Economics, Fisheries and aquaculture economics, Petroleum economics