FAIR Insight Team
FAIR Insight Team will make sure the research findings from FAIR will be applied and useful in society.
FAIR Insight Team (FIT) is responsible for the dissemination of research findings to the public and relevant stakeholders and for the initiation of applied research projects in collaboration with governments, non-governmental organizations, and companies. FIT is organized as a research program at SNF – Centre for Applied Research at NHH, with the main researchers located at the Department of Economics. FIT will collaborate closely with FAIR and is an integrated part in all FAIR research projects.
The main communication activities of FIT are:
- FAIR Summit: A yearly conference in collaboration with with our international partners, IPSP, CEGA, GINI, targeting the research community, politicians, bureaucrats, and other key users of FAIR research.
- FAIR Media: Rolling activities communicating FAIR research to a broad audience, by means of newspaper articles, blogs, podcasts, lectures and social media.
- FAIR Teaching: The development of teaching material for children and young adults to be used at school.
The FIT team
FAIR Insight Team is headed by Kjetil Bjorvatn, in collaboration with principal associates Aline Bütikofer and Mathias Ekström. In addition, the FIT team consists of a number of researchers employed by SNF, and associated with the research centers FAIR Insights, FOCUS and NOCET. FIT will collaborate closely with FAIR and is an integrated part in all FAIR research projects.
Activities and initiatives
FAIR Insight Team will have regular events and communication on topics such as fairness, inequality and rationality.
Life is a Lab
The idea behind Life is a Lab is to give students, researchers and alumni a taste of the research frontier by world renowned researchers on an exciting topic. Edward Miguel was the speaker of 2017.