About this person
Ole Martin Lægreid is a political scientist with a major in comparative politics from the University of Bergen 2012 and he has a PhD in political science from the University of Gothenburg 2017. Lægreid has worked as a researcher at Rokkansenteret since 2017. His thesis examined the country-level relationship between economic growth and greenhouse gas emissions between 1970 and 2012 - and whether this relationship varies between countries with different political and institutional traits (i.e., democracy, corruption, veto points and civil society activity). His research interests include environment- and climate politics, resource economics, environmental psychology and social scientific methods.