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    • Jakten på terminologien 

      Kolstad, Ellinor (Journal article, 2006)
      Translating Redmond O’Hanlon’s novel Trawler offered some extra challenges, as it also started a fervent hunt for terminology. My dismay was profound when I discovered that a fishery nation like Norway had no English– Norwegian ...
    • Japanese and Norwegian Metapragmatic Perceptions of Contextual Factors in Intercultural Business Communication 

      Rygg, Kristin (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2015)
      National culture is frequently used as the dominant influential factor when intercultural business communication differences are explained. Leaning on theories about other contextual factors from the field of pragmatics, ...
    • The Japanese seafood market 

      Nakamoto, Akemi (Report, Research report, 2000-08)
      The purpose of this report is to inform Norwegian seafood exporters of the market situation for seafood in Japan. It talks about consumer trend in Japan, including how they consume seafood. Moreover, the supply and demand ...
    • Jet fuel hedging in the European airline industry : determinants and value of hedging 

      Kvello, Christian; Stenvik, Henrik Nesset (Master thesis, 2009)
      This master thesis examines the jet fuel hedging behavior in the European airline industry using publicly available information. US companies are also included for comparisons between the markets. The thesis concludes ...
    • Job Displacement, Unemployment, and Crime: Evidence from Danish Microdata and Reforms 

      Bennett, Patrick; Ouazad, Amine (DP SAM;32/2018, Working paper, 2018-12)
      This paper estimates the individual impact of a worker’s job loss on his/her criminal activity. Using a matched employer-employee longitudinal data set on unemployment, crime, and taxes for all residents in Denmark, the ...
    • Job Loss and Regional Mobility 

      Huttunen, Kristiina; Møen, Jarle; Salvanes, Kjell Gunnar (Discussion paper;03/15, Working paper, 2015-01-19)
      It is well documented that displaced workers suffer severe earnings losses, but not why this is so. One reason may be that workers are unable or unwilling to move to regions with better employment opportunities. We study ...
    • Job Loss and Regional Mobility. 

      Huttunen, Kristiina; Møen, Jarle; Salvanes, Kjell G. (DP SAM;17/2016, Working paper, 2016-11-29)
      It is well documented that displaced workers suffer severe earnings losses, but not why this is so. One reason may be that workers are unable or unwilling to move to regions with better employment opportunities. We study ...
    • Job losses and child outcomes 

      Bratberg, Espen; Nilsen, Øivind Anti; Vaage, Kjell (Discussion paper, Working paper, 2007-06)
      Based on matched employer-employee data from Norway, we analyze the effects of worker displacement in 1986-1987 on their children’s earnings in 1999-2001. Using displacement of fathers to indicate an exogenous earnings ...
    • Job satisfaction and organizational commitment in multicultural work environments in Norway 

      Iden, Louise M. (Master thesis, 2014)
      This research investigates whether the classical determinants of job satisfaction and organizational commitment are valid in a Norwegian context, with emphasis on multicultural work environments. Furthermore, this study ...
    • A journey beyond budgeting : påvirker det mellomlederes adferd og beslutninger? : en casestudie i StatoilHydro 

      Myrmell, Mette (Rapport, Research report, 2009-09)
      Bedrifter og organisasjoner søker gjennom sine styringssystem å påvirke ansattes adferd og beslutninger i retning av ønsket utfall og resultat. Dette er komplekse prosesser. Formålet med denne studien er å utforske hvordan ...
    • ”A Journey Beyond Budgeting” – Påvirker det mellomlederes adferd og beslutninger? : en casestudie i StatoilHydro 

      Myrmell, Mette (Master thesis, 2009)
      Bedrifter og organisasjoner søker gjennom sine styringssystem å påvirke ansattes adferd og beslutninger i retning av et ønsket utfall og resultat. Dette er komplekse prosesser som i begrenset grad har vært forsket på ...
    • A journey for your beautiful mind : economics graduate study and research 

      Ma, Ching-To Albert (Discussion paper, Working paper, 2007-09)
      A lecture to graduate students of the joint Economics Ph.D. program of the Department of Economics, University of Bergen, and the Norwegian School of Economics.
    • Jump-Diffusion Models for Option Pricing versus the Black Scholes Model 

      Storeng, Håkon Båtnes (Master thesis, 2014)
      In general, the daily logarithmic returns of individual stocks are not normally distributed. This poses a challenge when trying to compute the most accurate option prices. This thesis investigates three different models ...
    • Jump dynamics : the equity premium and the risk-free rate puzzles 

      Aase, Knut K. (Discussion paper, Working paper, 2004-06)
      The paper develops a consumption based equilibrium model, focusing on the risk premium and the risk-free interest rate. We derive testable expressions for these quantities, and confront these with sample estimates for the ...
    • Juridisk fagoversettelse - Det komplett umuliges kunst 

      Talén, Gunnar (Journal article, 1998)
      Oversettelse av juridiske tekster er vanskelig, også for utdannede jurister. I motsetning til f.eks. teknisk eller medisinsk utdannelse, inneholder lærestoffet i juss svært lite stoff på fremmedspråk. Det utvikler seg ...
    • Juristen och Språket 

      Laurén, Christer (Journal article, 2013)
      This essay is a study of giving rules and laws to people in Finland-and perhaps elsewhere-who wished how to behave. It starts with Old-Norse rules and goes to Modern times. A focus has been located on the multilingualism ...
    • Juristisches Übersetzen - der Vergleich als Grundlage der Erkenntnis 

      Simonnæs, Ingrid (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2013)
      Family life has changed dramatically since the 1960s. In our modern pluralistic society almost everybody knows some friends w ho represent examples for different forms and sets of family values which co-exist alongside ...
    • Justeringsparameteren i inntektsreguleringen : vurdering av behov for endringer 

      Bjørndal, Endre; Bjørndal, Mette; Johnsen, Thore (Rapport, Research report, 2008-07)
      Tidsforsinkelser i reguleringsmodellen gjør det nødvendig å kompensere for rentetap som skyldes at avskrivning og avkastning på en investering genererer en forsinket inntektsramme i forhold til en ren ”Rate of Return” ...
    • Just luck: an experimental study of risk taking and fairness 

      Cappelen, Alexander W.; Konow, James; Sørensen, Erik Ø.; Tungodden, Bertil (Discussion paper, Working paper, 2010-01)
      Choices involving risk significantly affect the distribution of income and wealth in society, but there is probably no more contentious question of justice than how to allocate the gains and losses that inevitably result ...
    • Just Luck: An Experimental Study of Risk-Taking and Fairness 

      Cappelen, Alexander Wright; Konow, James; Sørensen, Erik Øiolf; Tungodden, Bertil (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2013)
      Choices involving risk significantly affect the distribution of income and wealth in society. This paper reports the results of the first experiment, to our knowledge, to study fairness views about risktaking, specifically ...