NoCeT provides high-quality research and education in all aspects of taxation and public finance. The centre is located at NHH - Norwegian School of Economics and is co-funded by the Research Council of Norway and the Norwegian Tax Authority. The latter also assists the centre with access to high-quality data for tax research.
News from NoCeT
Out to steal property
Petter Bjerksund and Guttorm Schjelderup: When the government expropriates property, the compensation has to reflect the real loss. A trial to be held in Borgarting lagmannsrett this week should establish this principle.
Alesina gives the 2019 Sandmo Lecture
Harvard Professor Alberto Alesina is this year’s guest lecturer at NHH’s Sandmo Lecture on Public Policy.
We buy more unhealthy foods in self-service shops
Sale of unhealthy foods rises between 10 and 15 per cent in shops that offer self-service checkouts. When nobody is watching, we buy more sweets, crisps, fizzy drinks.
The Supreme Court violates the Constitution
Petter Bjerksund and Guttorm Schjelderup: The Supreme Court has, open-eyed, set the standard interest far too high. Consequently, the compensations paid are too low.