Erlend Eide Bø

Research Fellow II

Contact information:

Tel.+47 40 90 24 57

Research interests:

Housing economics, urban economics; public economics

Personal webpage:

Erlend is a part-time researcher at Housing Lab and Senior Researcher in the Research department at Statistics Norway. He obtained a Ph.D. in Economics from the University of Oslo, 2017.

He is particularly interested in urban housing markets: Allocation mechanisms, housing development and the impact of taxes and other institutions.

Taxation of housing: Killing several birds with one stone, Review of Income and Wealth, 2020, 66 (3) pp. 534-557.

Heterogeneity of the Carnegie effect (with Elin Halvorsen and Thor Olav Thoresen), Journal of Human Resources, 2019, 54 (3), pp. 726 – 759.

Match quality in housing transactions: What can we learn from comparing buyers and sellers?, Journal of Housing Economics, 2018, 41, pp. 184 – 199. 

Taxes on the Internet: Deterrence Effects of Public Disclosure (with Joel Slemrod and Thor Olav Thoresen) , American Economic Journal: Economic Policy, 2015, 7(1), pp. 36 – 62.  

Working papers

Buy to let: Investment buyers in a housing search model, Discussion Papers, 2019 – 896, Statistics Norway.

Work in progress

Market rate housing construction in urban neighborhoods (with Stefan Leknes)

Measuring housing market mismatch