Bjørn Høyland

Associate Research Professor PRIO, University of Oslo

Bjørn Høyland
Bjørn Høyland left PRIO in 2015. The information on this page is kept for historical reasons. Bjørn Høyland is an External Associate at PRIO.

Research Interests



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All Publications

Peer-reviewed Journal Article

Moene, Karl Ove; Fredrik Willumsen & Bjørn Høyland (2012) The Tyranny of International Index Rankings, Journal of Development Economics 97(1): 1–31.
Høyland, Bjørn & Marianne Dahl (2012) Peace on Quicksand? Challenging the Conventional Wisdom About Economic Growth and Post-Conflict Risks, Journal of Peace Research 49(3): 423–429.
Sircar, Indraneel & Bjørn Høyland (2010) Get the Party Started: Development of Political Party Legislative Dynamics in the Irish Free State Seanad (1922–36), Party Politics 16(1): 89–110.