- 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.
New Barents Sea port and 500 km railway link will connect Asia with the Arctic
The Barents Observer, 27 May 2020.
The Globalization Of Russian Gas: Political And Commercial Catalysts
Readara.com, 14 May 2020.
Kan styre i 16 år til ('Could rule for another 16 years')
Klar tale, 22 April 2020. In Norwegian.
Russisk gas påvirker økonomi og politikk verden over ('Russian gas affects economy and politics worldwide')
Finansavisen, 13 March 2020. In Norwegian
100 Jahre Spitzbergen-Vertrag ('Spitsbergen agreement 100 years')
ZDF-Morgenmagazin, 25 February 2020. In German.