Dr Christian Nygaard

Position

School /
Work Unit

Global Studies, Social Science &Planning

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Location

City campus

College/Portfolio

Design & Social Context

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Qualifications

Cand.Mag. Bergen, MA Arts (Politics) Wollongong, PhD Glasgow

Profile

Christian (Andi) Nygaard recently graduated (June 2004) with a PhD from the University of Glasgow. Thesis title The Russian Oil Industry in Transition: Institutional and Organisational Reform.

Andi was previously employed as a Research Assistant and part-time lecturer in statistics at the University of Glasgow’s Department of Urban Studies (2003-2005).

His main areas of interest are:

  • Transaction cost economics and institutional economics
  • Organisational and institutional (public and private sector) reform and path dependency in policy delivery
  • The political economy of social housing renewal, welfare reform and the development of modern states
  • Housing market analysis, housing systems analysis and economic development

Publications

K. Gibb & C. Nygaard (2005, forthcoming) ‘The Scale and Impact of Buy to Let in the Glasgow Housing Market’, European Journal of Housing Policy.

K. Gibb, K. Kintrea, C. Nygaard & J. Flint (2005) Review of the Effectiveness and Impact of Scottish Homes Stock Transfers, Research Report No.50, Communities Scotland: Edinburgh. Website: www.communitiesscotland.gov.uk

C. Nygaard & K. Gibb (2005) Western Isles Local Housing Systems Analysis Update: House Price Analysis and Private Sector Socio-Economic Survey. Report commissioned by the Comhairle nan Eilean Siar.

K. Gibb & C. Nygaard (2004) Scale and Impact of Buy to Let in the Glasgow Housing Market. Report commissioned by Glasgow City Council.

K. Gibb, D. MacLennan, C. Nygaard & J. McLaren (2004) Western Isles Local Housing Strategy: Analysing the Local Housing System. Report commissioned by the Comhairle nan Eilean Siar.

Presentations/Conference Papers

K. Gibb & C. Nygaard (2005) ‘The Evolution of Social Housing Policy in Britain’, American Real Estate and Urban Economics Association Conference, Los Cabos, Mexico.

K. Gibb & C. Nygaard (2005) ‘The Evolution of Social Housing Policy in Britain’, European Housing and Real Estate Conference, Dublin, Ireland.

C. Nygaard (2004), ‘Russiske selskapsstrategier og selskapsstrukturer [Corporate strategies and structures in the Russian oil industry]’, Seminar om norsk forskningskompetanse og norsk petroleumssektors interesser i Russland [Seminar on Norwegian research capacity and the Norwegian petroleum sector’s interests in Russia], Oslo, Norway.