E15 Experts are leading thinkers and practitioners from developed and developing countries reflecting a wide range of perspectives on trade and sustainable development. The experts’ participation in any E15 activity is on a personal basis and does not represent an official commitment of the organisations they are affiliated with.
PhD, Norwegian School of Economics and Business Administration; MA, University of Bergen. Professor, University of Stavanger; President, International Association of Aquaculture Economics and Management; Associate editor, Marine Resource Economics; Fulbright scholar, Duke University; Fellow, Norwegian Academy of Technological Sciences. Former: Visiting scholar, University of British Columbia, University of Rhode Island and Duke University. Research interests include aquaculture, seafood markets, fisheries management and energy economics. Has published widely in these areas. Co-author of the book The Economics of Aquaculture.