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Brekke, K. R., Dalen, D. M. and Straume, O. R., 2022, Paying for pharmaceuticals: uniform pricing versus two-part tariffs. Journal of Health Economics

Arve, M., Foros, Ø. and Kind, H.J., 2022, Access price structure and entrant build-or-buy incentives in mobile markets. Journal of Regulatory Economics.

Juranek, S., Nilsen, Ø. A. and Ulsaker, S., 2022, Bank Consolidation, Interest Rates, and Risk: A Post-Merger Analysis Based on Loan-Level Data from the Corporate SectorJournal of Competition Law & Economics.

Brekke, K. R., Canta, C., Siciliani, L. and Straume, O. R., 2021, Hospital competition in a national health service: Evidence from a patient choice reform. Journal of Health Economics

Ellingsen, T. and Kristiansen, E. G., 2021, Fair and Square: A Retention Model of Managerial Compensation. Management Science

Sæthre, M., Reme, B. and Røhr, H. 2021, Inattention in Contract Markets: Evidence from a Consolidation of Options in Telecom. Management Science.

Arve, M. and O. Chiappinelli, 2021, The Role of Budget Constraints in Sequential Elimination Tournaments. Scandinavian Journal of Economics

Nilsen, Ø., Skuterud, H. and Webster, I. 2021, Price change synchronization within and between firms. Economics Letters

Foros, Ø., M. Nguyen-Ones and F. Steen. 2020. The Effects of a Day off from Retail Price Competition: Evidence on Consumer Behavior and Firm Performance in Gasoline Retailing. International Journal of the Economics of Business.

Foros, Ø. and M. Nguyen-Ones. 2020. Coordinate to obfuscate? The role of prior announcements of recommended prices. Economics Letters.

Watson, Joel, David A. Miller, and Trond E. Olsen. 2020. Relational Contracting, Negotiation, and External Enforcement. American Economic Review, 110 (7): 2153-2197.

Nilsen, Ø.A., A. Raknerud and D.-C. Iancu, 2020, 
Public R&D support and firm performance: A multivariate dose-response analysis
Research Policy, 49(7).

Brekke, K.R., T.H. Holmås, K. Monstad and O. Rune, 2020, 
How does the type of remuneration affect physician behavior?  
American Journal of Health Economics, 6(1).

Gravelle, H. and F. Schroyen, 2020, 
Optimal hospital payment rules under rationing by waiting  
Journal of Health Economics
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