Arve Hansen

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Phone +47 22858844
Mobile phone +4791559751
Room 213
Visiting address Sandakerveien 130 Bygg 2 0484 OSLO
Postal address Postboks 1116 Blindern 0317 OSLO

Academic Interests

  • Consumption and sustainability
  • Development and emerging economies
  • The new middle classes in Asia
  • Food and meat consumption
  • Mobilities
  • The socialist market economy
  • Vietnam

Hansen leads SUM's research group on sustainable consumption and energy equity. He also leads the Norwegian Network for Asian Studies with Kenneth Bo Nielsen.

Courses Taught




  • PhD in Human Geography (2016), Research Fellow, Centre for Development and the Environment (SUM), University of Oslo, 2011-2016
  • MSc Globalisation and Development, School of Oriental and African Studies (SOAS), University of London, 2009-2010
  • MA Peace, Conflict and Development, Universitat Jaume I, Castellón de la Plana, Spain, 2006-2008
Tags: Energy and Climate, Consumption and Wellbeing, Vietnam
Published Feb. 9, 2015 1:38 PM - Last modified Jan. 31, 2021 7:26 AM