- 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
Arctic Review on Law and Politics, Vol 10, 2019, pp. 24-52.
Energy Policy, Vol 119, 2018, pp. 41-50.
In Svein Vigeland Rottem and Ida Folkestad Soltvedt (eds), Arctic Governance: Energy, Living Marine Resources and Shipping. Volume 2. London, I.B. Tauris, 2018, pp. 26-50.
In Svein Vigeland Rottem and Ida Folkestad Soltvedt (eds), Arctic Governance: Energy, Living Marine Resources and Shipping. Volume 2. London, I.B. Tauris, 2018, pp. 9-25.
Arctic Review on Law and Politics, Vol 9, March 2018, pp. 72-96
China in World and Regional Politics, Vol 24, 2019, pp. 257-278.
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.
Norwegens diffiziler Balanceakt im arktischen Norden ('Norway's difficult balancing act in the Arctic')
Neue Zürcher Zeitung, 17 February 2020. In German.
Спорный архипелаг снова ссорит соседей ('Neighbours again quarrel over controversial archipelago')
Expert, No. 8, 17 February, 2020. In Russian.
Norway’s ‘northernmost Chinatown’ eyes Beijing’s Arctic investments
Norway News, 14 February 2020.
Hvorfor heter det «Spitsbergen» i Russland? Svaret inneholder både politikk og historie ('Why do they call it 'Spitsbergen' in Russia?)
High North News, 11 February 2020. In Norwegian.
Russland har alltid utfordret Norge på Svalbard. Men nå er deler av kritikken annerledes ('Russia has always challenged Norway on Svalbard. But now, something is different')
High North News, 7 February 2020. In Norwegian.