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  • Motivating Low-Achievers—Relative Performance Feedback in Primary Schools 

    Hermes, Henning; Huschens, Martin; Rothlauf, Franz; Schunk, Daniel (DP SAM;14/2019, Working paper, 2019-06-23)
    Relative performance feedback (RPF) has often been shown to improve effort and performance in the workplace and educational settings. Yet, many studies also document substantial negative effects of RPF, in particular for ...
  • Self-regulation Training and Job Search Behavior: A Natural Field Experiment Within an Active Labor Market Program 

    Berger, Eva M; Hermes, Henning; Koenig, Guenther; Schmidt, Felix; Schunk, Daniel (DP SAM;13/2019, Working paper, 2019-06)
    Existing evidence suggests that self-regulation plays an important role in the job search process and labor market reintegration of unemployed persons. We conduct a randomized natural field experiment embedded in an ...
  • Robust Information Aggregation Through Voting 

    Midjord, Rune; Rodríguez Barraquer, Tomás; Valasek, Justin (DP SAM;12/2019, Working paper, 2019-06-10)
    Numerous theoretical studies have shown that information aggregation through voting is fragile. We consider a model of information aggregation with vote-contingent payoffs and generically characterize voting behavior in ...
  • Internationalization of innovative activities in Norway US patents involving Norwegian inventors and assignees 

    Qiu, Xinlu; Heum, Per; Cheng, Xiaomei (Working paper, 2018-05)
    Purpose: To investigate the international connectivity of innovation activity in Norway. Design: We use patent data from the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) to examine the level and international pattern ...
  • Analyse og verdivurdering av Marine Harvest ASA 

    Mjærum, Fredrik; Benjaminsen, Vidar Thom; Berg, Arne Marius (Master thesis, 2013)
  • Bør den indirekte pressestøtten gis som momsfritak eller skattefradrag? : 

    Kind, Hans Jarle; Møen, Jarle (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2013)
    Papiraviser er fritatt for moms. Dette representerer en indirekte subsidie i størrelsesorden 1,5 milliarder kroner per år. Skattefradrag for redaksjonelle kostnader har vært foreslått som et supplerende virkemiddel i en ...
  • Not your problem? Exploring the relationship between problem formulation and social responsibility 

    Jørgensen, Sveinung; Pedersen, Lars Jacob Tynes (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2011)
    This article explores the relationship between organizational problem formulation and social responsibility. The purpose of the article is to illuminate how organizational problem formulations (1) determine the manner ...
  • Companies Ethical Commitment: an analysis of the rhetoric in CSR reports 

    Ditlev-Simonsen, Caroline Dale; Wenstøp, Søren Henrik (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2011)
    This paper investigates rhetoric applied in 80 Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) reports in 2005. A taxonomy of five distinct rhetorical strategies for describing the purpose of CSR is applied; Agency (profit), Benefit ...
  • Detecting specialised neologisms in researchers’ blogs 

    Kristiansen, Marita (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2013)
    The present paper explores whether researchers’ blogs may be useful as corpora to detect specialised neologisms in economic-administrative domains, such as Finance, Management or Macroeconomics. Three different blogs have ...
  • KIAP - reflexions on a complex corpus 

    Fløttum, Kjersti; Dahl, Trine; Didriksen, Anders Alvsåker; Gjesdal, Anje Müller (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2013)
    In this article we describe the KIAP corpus, a corpus of 450 research articles covering three disciplines (economics, linguistics and medicine) and three languages (English, French and Norwegian) located at the University ...
  • Recent developments in Norwegian corpus lexicography 

    Andersen, Gisle (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2013)
    This paper gives an account of recent efforts within corpus-based lexicography in Norway. I explore the lexical neology database that has been developed in the Norwegian Newspaper Corpus project (Andersen and Hofland 2012). ...
  • Relative purchasing power parity and the European monetary union: Evidence from eastern Europe 

    Findreng, Jon Håkon (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2014)
    This paper examine whether relative purchasing power parity holds for Albania, Bulgaria, Croatia, FYR Macedonia, Romania and Turkey versus Germany over the period January 1999 to May 2013. We investigate the real ...
  • FTA Corpus: a parallel corpus of English and Spanish Free Trade Agreements for the study of specialized collocations 

    Patiño, Pedro (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2013)
    This paper describes the Corpus of Free Trade Agreements (henceforth FTA), a specialized parallel corpus in English and Spanish from Europe and America and a smaller subcorpus in EnglishGNorwegian and SpanishGNorwegian ...
  • When counting cattle is not enough: multiple perspectives in agricultural and veterinary research 

    Hansen, Bjørn Gunnar; Schei, Vidar; Greve, Arent (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2011)
    A traditional approach in agricultural and veterinary research is focussing on the biological perspective where large cattle-databases are used to analyse the dairy herd. This approach has yielded valuable insights. However, ...
  • Language in International Business: A Review and Agenda for Future Research 

    Tenzer, Helene; Terjesen, Siri; Harzing, Anne-Wil (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2017)
    A fast growing number of studies demonstrates that language diversity influences almost all management decisions in modern multinational corporations. Whereas no doubt remains about the practical importance of language, ...
  • The public procurement of information systems: dialectics in requirements specification 

    Moe, Carl Erik; Newman, Michael; Sein, Maung Kyaw (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2017)
    When acquiring information systems, public entities face a dilemma. On the one hand, they want to procure the system that best suits their needs, which often requires lengthy dialogues with vendors. At the same time, they ...
  • The Effect of Fast and Slow Decisions on Financial Risk Taking 

    Kirchler, Michael; Andersson, David; Bonn, Caroline; Johannesson, Magnus; Sørensen, Erik Øiolf; Stefan, Matthias; Tinghög, Gustav; Västfjell, Daniel (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2017)
    We experimentally compare fast and slow decisions in a series of Experiments on financial risk taking in three countries involving over 1700 subjects. To manipulate fast and slow decisions, subjects were randomly allocated ...
  • Does brand building matter? A study of the bacalhau brand Dybvik 

    Aure, Kristin Gaaseide; Nervik, Kristine; Helgesen, Øyvind (Chapter; Peer reviewed, 2017)
    Brand building results in brand equity creation based on intellectual efforts. Thus brand equity is perceived as intellectual capital of the brand builder. Building strong brands has become a priority for many organizations, ...
  • Heuristics as an Aid to Inter-organizational Value Creation 

    Neupane, Ganesh Prasad (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2017)
    The purpose of this paper is to analyze the moderating effects of heuristics on the relationship between asset specificity, formal contracting/relational contracting and value creation. More importantly, this paper explores ...
  • Predators in the market: implications of market interaction on optimal resource management 

    Steinshamn, Stein Ivar (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2017)
    A two-species bioeconomic model is analyzed, but in contrast to most similar models, there is no biological interaction between the species, only economic. The interaction takes place in the market where the quantity of ...

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