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Random coefficients and unbalanced panels: an application on data from Norwegian chemical plants
(Discussion Papers;No. 235, Working paper, 1998)
A framework for analyzing substitution and scale properties, and technical change from plant-level panel data is presented. Focus is on comparing the constant and random coefficient specification of the substitution and ...
A Behavioral two-sex marriage model
(Discussion Papers;No. 238, Working paper, 1998)
In this paper we discuss a particular marriage model, i.e., a model for the number of marriages for each age combination as a function of the vectors of the number of single men and women in each age group. The model is ...
Are there social limits to growth?
(Discussion Papers;No. 239, Working paper, 1998)
Hirsch (1976) suggested that as consumption grows, an increasing proportion of the benefits people derive from consumption is due to a status effect. Status is a relative concept that cannot be increased on average; thus ...
Uncertainty and international negotiations on tradable quota treaties
(Discussion Papers;No. 233, Working paper, 1998)
Negotiating an international tradable quota treaty between industrialised and developing countries is complicated by uncertain marginal abatement costs and non-uniform quota prices. An initial quota allocation that implies ...
Price indexes for elementary aggregates derived from behavioral assumptions
(Discussion Papers;No. 234, Working paper, 1998)
This paper discusses the properties of price- and Cost-of-Living indexes that follow from specific assumptions about the structure of consumer preferences. Of particular interest are indexes for elementary aggregates. In ...
Form og volum på nota viktig for å avgjøre trengningsgrad :: Purse seine volume and shape impact crowding densities
(Havforskningsnytt;Nr. 1 - 2013Marine research news, Working paper, 2013-02)
Integrated health care for people with chronic conditions. A policy brief.
(Working paper, 2008-12)
1-page key messages * Uncoordinated care can affect the quality and efficiency of health care, access to care, participation in and satisfaction with care, and health outcomes for chronically ill patients. However, ...
Preliminary report of the Norwegian investigations on young cod and haddock in the Barents Sea
(ICES CM documents1986/G:76, Working paper, 1986)
An acoustic survey and a bottom trawl survey for cod and haddock were carried out in the Barents Sea during the winter 1986. As a result of strong improvement in the recruitment for both species, most of the echo abundance ...
Diet overlap between North-East Arctic cod and haddock in the southern part of the Barents Sea in 1984-1986
(ICES CM documents1987/G:50, Working paper, 1987)
The diet composition of North-East Arctic cod (Gadus morhua) and haddock (Melanogrammus aeglefinus) are examined from stomach content data. Fish were collected in the southern part of the Barents Sea from 1984 to 1986. A ...
Estimates of stock size of Northeast Arctic cod and haddock from survey data 1986/1987
(ICES CM documents1987/G:37, Working paper, 1987)
Combined acoustic and bottom trawl survey for cod and haddock were carried out in the Svalbard area in autumn 1986 and in the Barents Sea during the winter 1987. An acoustic survey for spwaning cod was carried out in March ...