- Russian oil and gas industry
- The regional dimension in the Russian petroleum sector
- Offshore activities in the Barents Sea
- Russian climate politics
- Arctic politics
- Arctic policies of Asian countries
- Norwegian policy in the High North
- Svalbard (Spitsbergen)
- Arctic shipping
Cand. polit., University of Oslo, 1983 (political science, Russian, public law)
PEER-REVIEWED ARTICLES AND CHAPTERS
In K. Keil and S. Knecht (eds), Governing Arctic Change. London: Palgrave Macmillan, 2017, pp. 257-278.
In Fredrick Backman et. al (eds), Encyclopedia of the Barents Region (Volume II). Oslo, Pax, 2016, pp. 115-121
In Vijay Sakhuja and Kapil Narula (eds), Asia in the Arctic. Singapore, Springer, 2016, pp. 3-13.
Geographical Review, Vol 107, No 1, 2017, pp. 48–68
Post-Communist Economies, Vol 28, No 3, 2016, pp. 281-299.
Port Technology, Edition 74, 2017, pp. 30-32.
CSIS - Reconnecting Asia. 18.4.2017.
Climate Policy Outlook 2017, CICEP, 2017.
Aftenposten, 20.10.2016. In Norwegian.
Nordlys, 30.09.2016. In Norwegian.
ノルウェー、非欧州企業拒否の規制案 石油・ガス産業外資対象 ('Norway prepares new regulations to prevent investments from non-European oil and gas companies')
SankeiBiz. 31 May 2017. In Japanese.
Норвегия защищается от иностранных собственников ('Norway defends itself against foreign owners')
Vestifinance. 30 May 2017. In Russian.
Noruega protege industria petrolera ('Norway protects oil industry')
La Prensa. 30 May 2017. In Spanish.
Norway bolsters oil-industry defenses against foreign takeovers
World Oil. 30 May 2017.
挪威北部油气资源远超预期 或令其承受更大国际压力 ('Norway's northerne oil and gas resources are far larger than expected and could lead to even greater international pressure')
Nanhai News, 4.5.2017. In Chinese.