Dr Knut Nygaard

Department of Economics

Senior University Teacher in Economics

+44 114 222 3410

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Dr Knut Nygaard
Department of Economics
Room 520
9 Mappin Street
S1 4DT

Knut studied at CASS Business School in London and The University of Cambridge before returning to his native Norway as a researcher at Chr. Michelsen Institute where he worked on several policy-focused research projects.

He completed his PhD in Economics at the Norwegian School of Economics in 2011, and during his PhD he was a research fellow at Harvard University and Massachusetts Institute of Technology. He was Associate Professor at Oslo Business School in Norway until 2017, teaching finance and econometrics.

He joined the Department of Economics at the University of Sheffield in 2017 as Lecturer. Knut’s research interests include individual investor trading behaviour and corporate governance.