Hakenstad, Magnus
DepartmentCentre for Civil-Military Relations
PositionPhD Scholar [on externally funded project]
Phone+47 23 09 59 35
E-mailmhakenstad@ifs.mil.no

(b. 1983) MA in history, University of Oslo, spring 2010. BA in history, University of Oslo, fall 2007. At IFS, he has taken part in several projects on topics such as the history of the Ministry of Defence, long-term defence planning, crisis management and the post-cold war reforms of the Norwegian military. He is currently working on a doctoral thesis comparing reforms in the Norwegian Police and the Armed Forces. 





Fields of interest

  • Norwegian and European military history
  • Force generation and mobilisation
  • long-term defence planning
  • military aid to civil authorities
  • preparedness and crisis management
  • defence reform

Books/reports/dissertations

Parts of books/reports

  • Bjerga, Kjell Inge and Magnus Håkenstad. 2013. "Hvem eier krisen? Politi, forsvar og 22. juli". In Mellom fred og krig: Norsk militær krisehåndtering, edited by Tormod Heier and Anders Olav Kjølberg, 54–73. Universitetsforlaget.

Peer-reviewed articles

  • Bogen, Olav Christoffer and Magnus Håkenstad. 2017. Reluctant reformers: the economic roots of military change in Norway, 1990–2015. Defence Studies 17 (1): 23–37.

Non-refereed articles

Op-eds/comments/blog posts

  • Håkenstad, Magnus. 2016. Det er krig nok til alle. Minervanett, 19 September.
  • Håkenstad, Magnus. 2016. En kontrær kakofoni. Minervanett, 05 September.
  • Håkenstad, Magnus. 2016. Farvel til Menstadslaget. VG : Verdens gang, 14 August.
  • Håkenstad, Magnus. 2016. Forsvaret sett utenfra. Minervanett, 18 January.
  • Håkenstad, Magnus and Olav Christoffer Bogen. 2016. Forsvarets evige krise. Dagens næringsliv, 28 April.
  • Håkenstad, Magnus and Håkon Lunde Saxi. 2016. "Intet nytt fra forsvarsfronten". Klassekampen, 23 June.
  • Bogen, Olav Christoffer and Magnus Håkenstad. 2015. Vanskelig balansegang. Forsvarets forum.
  • Håkenstad, Magnus, Per Martin Norheim- Martinsen and Olav Christoffer Bogen. 2014. Ingen ny giv for Forsvaret. Dagens næringsliv, 11 October.
  • Håkenstad, Magnus. 2013. Problematisk Instruks. Dagens næringsliv, 05 October.
  • Håkenstad, Magnus. 2013. "Verdenskrigens mellomledere". Minervanett, 18 May.
  • Håkenstad, Magnus and Kjell Inge Bjerga. 2012. Politiet, Forsvaret og gråsonene. Dagsavisen, 09 October.
  • Romarheim, Anders Grindlia and Magnus Håkenstad. 2012. Fragmentert sikkerhet. Aftenposten (morgenutg. : trykt utg.), 12 August.
  • Håkenstad, Magnus. 2011. "Alt var verre før". Minerva (Oslo), 14 November.
  • Håkenstad, Magnus. 2010. Fragmentert og frustrerende om USAs etterretning i Norden. Fortid.
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Published 06 May 2015 15:08.. Last updated 04 December 2019 08:33.