Faculty Directory

Andreas Moxnes

Research Scholar - Center for Business, Government & Society




PhD, University of Oslo, 2010; MSc, University of Oslo, 2003; BA, University of Oslo, 1998

Areas of Expertise


Current Research Topics

  • International trade and firm responses to globalization
  • Productivity and reallocations in product markets
  • Interaction between trade and multinational production

Professional Activities

Academic positions

  • Research Scholar, Tuck School of Business, 2015–present
  • Associate Professor of Economics, University of Oslo, 2013–present
  • Assistant Professor of Economics, Dartmouth College, 2010–present
  • Visiting Professor, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), 2013

Editorial positions

  • Associate Editor, Journal of International Economics, 2014–present
  • Referee: AEJ Applied, AEJ Macro, American Economic Review, Canadian Journal of Economics, Econometrica, Journal of Economics & Management Strategy, Journal of International Economics, Journal of Political Economy, Journal of Public Economics, Quarterly Journal of Economics, Review of Economic Studies, Review of Economics and Statistics, Review of World Economics, Scandinavian Journal of Economics

Working Papers

  • With R. Johnson, “Technology, Trade Costs and the Pattern of Trade with Multi-Stage Production”
  • With A. Bernard and K.H. Ulltveit-Moe, “Two-Sided Heterogeneity and Trade”
  • With A. Bernard and Y. Saito, “Production Networks, Geography and Firm Performance”
  • With F. Coelli and K.H. Ulltveit-Moe, “Better, Faster, Stronger: Global Innovation and Trade Liberalization”
  • With A. Gumpert, N. Ramondo, and F. Tintelnot, “Multinational Firms and Export Dynamics”


  • European Research Council Starting Grant, “The Global and Local Organization,” 2016
  • Development Policy Research Network Grant, “Education and Skills in the Global Economy,” 2014
  • Rockefeller Center Faculty Research Grant, 2011
  • H.M. The King’s Gold Medal, 2011
  • The Frisch Center Research Grant, 2010
  • The Leiv Eiriksson Mobility Program, The Research Council of Norway, 2008

Selected Publications

  • With E.A. Bøler and K.H. Ulltveit-Moe, “R&D, International Sourcing, and the Joint Impact on Firm Performance,” American Economic Review, forthcoming
  • With A. Irarrazabal and L. Opromolla, “The Tip of the Iceberg: A Quantitative Framework for Estimating Trade Costs,” Review of Economics and Statistics, forthcoming
  • With P. Moxnes, “Are We Sucked into Fairy Tale Roles? Role Archetypes in Imagination and Organization,” Organization Studies, forthcoming
  • With A. Irarrazabal and L. Opromolla, “The Margins of Multinational Production and the Role of Intrafirm Trade,” Journal of Political Economy, 2013
  • With K.H. Ulltveit-Moe and A. Irarrazabal, “Heterogeneous firms or heterogeneous workers? Implications for the Exporter Premium and the Effect of Labor Reallocations on Productivity,” Review of Economics and Statistics, 2013
  • “Are Sunk Costs in Exporting Country-Specific?”, Canadian Journal of Economics, 2010