Kari Sigurdsson Reykjavik University Ofanleiti 2 103 Reykjavik ICELAND Tel: +354 510 6244 E-mail: [email protected] GRE and TOEFL GRE (Nov/99) TOEFL (Nov/99) Q: 95% L: 28 A: 84% S/W: 29 R: 26 Total: 277 Degree One finance course Graduation Dec/1999 Average grade 9 (out of 10) Economics (B.Sc.) Matriculation Exam. May/1999 May/1996 9,1 (out of 10) 8,5 (out of 10) Position Period Researcher and Teacher Assistant Financial Analyst Consultant Research Assistant Teaching Assistant 2000- (full time) Research Assistant Consultant 1999 (research project) 1998 and 2000 (special assignment) 1998 (special assignment) Education School Swedish School of Economics and Business Administration University of Iceland Commercial College of Iceland Working Experience Employer Research based activities Reykjavik University The Nordic Investment Bank Icelandic Newspaper Institute of Economic Studies University of Iceland. Department of Economics Reykjavík School of Business The Icelandic Maritime Administration Nordic Transport Research Other Icelandic National Broadcasting Service Youth and Sports Council of Reykjavík German farm in RheinlandPfalz Organizing committee for a seminar about Freight Transport Models 1999-2000 (full time) 2000 (research project) 1998-99 (full and part time) 1998-99 (part time) Project manager 1993-98 (part time) Organizer of the Elementary Schools Debate Contest Agricultural activities 1993-99 (part time) 1994 (summer) Publications Pages G. Zoega and K. Sigurdsson. Growth and Convergence: An Analysis of Stock Market Dynamics. (in progress) K. Sigurdsson. Áhættuleiðrétt árangursgreining. (in progress). J. H. Egilsson and K. Sigurdsson. The Icelandic Currency Krona (In Icelandic) Reykjavik School of Business, mars 2001. 39 A. Hansson and K. Sigurdsson. Fyrtel: Investment analysis (In Icelandic). Reykjavik School of Business, August 1999. 102 K. Sigurdsson and S. Olafsson. Transport Model for Iceland: Progress report I (In Icelandic). Insitute of Economic Studies, June 1999. 63 K. Sigurdsson. Harbor Projects in Iceland. Organization, decicion making and a model for ranking harbor projects (In Icelandic). Institute of Economic Studies, June 1999. K. Sigurdsson and S. Olafsson. Transport Model for Iceland: Ranking of Harbor Projects (In Icelandic). Institute of Economic Studies, Mars 1999. 153 87 B. Pálmason and K. Sigurdsson. Net present value of buying a flat in comparison to renting (In Icelandic). Clue. February 1999. 2 K. Sigurdsson and S. Olafsson. Transport Model for Iceland: An overview of available data concerning transport in Iceland (In Icelandic). Institute of Economic Studies, August 1998. 47 Social activities University College Other interests Students’ representative in the administration of Economic and Business Department. Candidate for the Democratic Student’s Association at the University of Iceland at the Student Council election. Author of several articles for the Students’ newspaper. Debate contests, acting, film making and decorations. Stamp collecting, painting and sports. Knowledge of languages Icelandic (native), English (good), German (fair), Danish (fair), Swedish (good) Honors and Scholarships Year 2001 1999 1999 Institution British Chevening Scholarship Institute of Economic Studies at the University of Iceland Agricultural Bank of Iceland Reason To untertake a postgraduate study in the UK A prize for obtaining the highest grade ever recorded at the Economics Department A prize for Scholastic and extracurricular achievements.