- Category : 1928-births
- Type : MGP
- Profile : 3/5 - Martyr / Heretic
- Definition : Single
- Incarnation Cross : RAX The Vessel of Love 4
Norwegian economist and politician of the Labour Party. He was Minister of Petroleum and Energy from 1986 to 1989. From 1980 to 1990 he was director of Statistics Norway. 1990-1995 he was permanent under-secretary of state at the Ministry of Finance.
Øien died of cancer on 5 October 1998 in Oslo, Norway, aged 69.