Ingrid Hoem Sjursen

Postdoctoral Researcher

Academic title: PhD
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Research interests

Behavioral economics
- Development economics
- Experimental economics
- Political economy
- Public economics
- Taxation

Published papers

Ali, Merima, Odd-Helge Fjeldstad and Ingrid Hoem Sjursen (2014). “To pay or not to pay? Citizens attitudes toward taxation in Kenya, Tanzania, Uganda and South Africa”, World Development, 64, pp. 828-842.

Work in progress

Ringdal, Charlotte and Ingrid Hoem Sjursen (2018). “Household Bargaining and spending on children: Experimental Evidence from Tanzania”. In review. Working paper.

Cappelen, Alexander W., Odd-Helge Fjeldstad, Donald Mari, Ingrid Hoem Sjursen and Bertil Tungodden. 2018. “Understanding the Resource Curse: A Large-Scale Experiment on Corruption in Tanzania”. Submitted. Working paper.

Fjeldstad, Odd-Helge, Cecilia Kagoma, Ephraim Mdee, Ingrid H. Sjursen and Vincent Somville. 2018. “The Customer is King: Evidence on VAT Compliance in Tanzania”. In progress. Working paper.

Sjursen, Ingrid Hoem (2018).  “Accountability and Taxation: Experimental Evidence”. In preparation.

Cappelen, Alexander W., Odd-Helge Fjeldstad, Ingrid Hoem Sjursen and Bertil Tungodden (2018). “Dishonesty and Trust: Behavioral Evidence from Tanzania”. In preparation.