Hansen Morten

Hansen Morten

Head of Economics Department. BSc courses: Microeconomics; Macroeconomics; Economic Statistics Department of Economics

Morten Hansen joined SSE Riga in 1997 and became head of department in 2005.

Member of the Fiscal Discipline Council of Latvia since its inception in January 2014.

Vice-Chairman of the Fiscal Discipline Council of Latvia since January 2020.

Director of MHansen Consulting

Danish by citizenship but a resident of Latvia since 1993.

Actively engaged in the Latvian economic-political debate via his work at the Fiscal Discipline Council as well as via seminars, presentations and his blog at ir.lv



MSc in economics from Aarhus University, Denmark


Research interests

The economy of Latvia
Monetary economics
EU economics


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