Halvor Mehlum

Research Economist, Department of Economics, University of Oslo


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Peer-reviewed Journal Article

Lind, Jo Thori; & Mehlum, Halvor (2010) With or Without U? The Appropriate Test for a U-Shaped Relationship , Oxford Bulletin of Economics and Statistics 72(1): 109–118.
Moene, Karl Ove;Mehlum, Halvor; & Torvik, Ragnar (2006) Cursed by Resources or Institutions? , World Economy 29(8): 1117–1131.
Torvik, Ragnar;Mehlum, Halvor; & Miguel, Edward (2006) Poverty and Crime in 19th Century Germany , Journal of Urban Economics 59(3): 370–388.
Torvik, Ragnar;Moene, Karl Ove; & Mehlum, Halvor (2006) Institutions and the Resource Curse , Economic Journal 116(508): 1–20.
Mehlum, Halvor; & Moene, Karl Ove (2006) Fighting Against the Odds , Economics of Governance 7(1): 75–87.
Mehlum, Halvor; Karl Ove Moene & Ragnar Torvik (2003) Predator or Prey: Parasite Enterprises in Economic Development, European Economic Review 47(2): 275–294.
Mehlum, Halvor; Karl Ove Moene & Ragnar Torvik (2002) Plunder & Protection Inc., Journal of Peace Research 39(4): 447–459.

Book Chapter

Mehlum, Halvor; & Moene, Karl(2012) Aggressive elites and vulnerable entrepreneurs: Trust and cooperation in the shadow of conflict, in Skaperdas, Stergios, ed., Oxford Handbook of the Economics of Peace and Conflict. : Oxford University Press(706–729 ).
Mehlum, Halvor;Moene, Karl Ove; & Torvik, Ragnar(2008) Institutions and the Resource Curse 40 Years of Research on Rent Seeking, Volume 2. : (245–264).
Mehlum, Halvor;Torvik, Ragnar; & Moene, Karl Ove(2006) Parasites Poverty Traps. : .

Conference Paper

Miguel, Edward;Mehlum, Halvor; & Torvik, Ragnar 2006 Poverty and Crime in 19th Century Germany, presented at the Oslo GROW-net Workshop, , 10–11 February.
Moene, Karl; & Mehlum, Halvor 2001 Contested Power and Political Instability, 11 June.

Report - Other

Mehlum, Halvor;Moene, Karl Ove; & Torvik, Ragnar (2008) Mineral Rents and Social Development in Norway, UNRISD project "Financing Social Policy", : .