Hege Medin

Senior Research Fellow

Hege Medin earned her PhD in economics at the Norwegian School of Economics (NHH) in 2013 and is currently engaged in post-doc studies. Her main research field is international economics (international trade in particular), but she also has an interest in international investments, economic geography, labour, welfare, health and environmental economics.

Medin has conducted considerable research on company internationalization processes and the effects of various types of trade costs. She has undertaken analyses of Norway’s food trade, especially seafood export; and has worked on trade agreements, including the negotiations concerning a trade and investment partnership between the EU and the USA (TTIP). Her research frequently involves statistical analyses of register data.