• Cooperation and between-group competition 

      Hausken, Kjell (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2000-07)
      Introducing competition between groups may induce cooperation to emerge in defection games despite considerable cost of cooperation. If the groups can confine themselves to a cooperative sector, either by providing incentives ...
    • Migration and intergroup conflict 

      Hausken, Kjell (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2000-12)
      Two groups in conflict produce and appropriate internally generated consumable output in a two-stage game assuming equal within-group sharing and endogenous group sizes. It is shown how agents leave groups with high ...
    • Will E-books Change the World? 

      Hillesund, Terje (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2001)
      This paper argues that the evolution of e-book technology is related to the penetrating impact of networks and information technology on society. It defines the concept of e-book and describes some aspects of e-book ...
    • Digital lesing 

      Hillesund, Terje (Research report, 2002)
      I "Digital lesing" vurderes ebøker og ebokteknologien i forhold til trekk i informasjons- og nettverksamfunnet, i nettverksamfunnet, der distribusjon av tekstbasert digitalt innhold står sentralt. Dette innholdet er i ...
    • Implementing Quality and Health/Safety Systems in the Hospitality Industry. A Comparison with the Aluminium Industry in Norway 

      Olsen, Odd Einar; Lindøe, Preben H. (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2004-11)
      This paper discusses mechanisms facilitating the implementation and merging of Occupational Health and Safety (OHS) management and Quality Management Systems (QMS) in the hospitality industry in Norway. An earlier study ...
    • The battle of the sexes when the future is important 

      Hausken, Kjell (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2005)
      Contrary to the widespread belief that game repetition induces conciliatory behavior, in a repeated battle of the sexes where player 1 values the future and player 2 is myopic, player 1 is more inclined through conflicting ...
    • Digital text cycles: from medieval manuscripts to modern markup 

      Hillesund, Terje (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2005)
      The paper argues that the current implementation of digital publishing is a minor step in a long development of digital text cycles. Rather than being a revolution, the digital transformation of text is an evolutionary ...
    • Production and conflict models versus rent-seeking models 

      Hausken, Kjell (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2005-04)
      Aproduction and conflict (P&C) model and a rent-seeking (RS) model are compared for one group, two groups and K groups. Adding a newagent enlarges the pie in the P&C model, but causes the fixed size pie to be allocated ...
    • Jack Hirshleifer: a Nobel prize left unbestowed 

      Hausken, Kjell (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2006)
      Jack Hirshleifer (1925–2005) contributed to investment theory, information economics, conflict, and bioeconomics, clarified the foundations of investment and capital theory in the spirit of Fisher, and made basic contributions ...
    • Bøker i en digital tid 

      Hillesund, Terje (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2006)
      The article presents literature that analyses recent changes in the book industry: concentration of publishing firms, commercialisation, and introduction of new digital technologies. The article pays special attention ...
    • The stability of anarchy and breakdown of production 

      Hausken, Kjell (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2006)
      In Hirshleifer’s (1995) model for unitary actors, combined fighting/production abruptly breaks down when inter-group decisiveness of fighting is above a certain value (above one) or income requirements are not met. Accounting ...
    • Income, interdependence, and substitution effects affecting incentives for security investment 

      Hausken, Kjell (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2006)
      Firms in cyber war compete with external intruders such as hackers over their assets. Each firm invests in security technology when the required rate of return from security investment exceeds the average attack level, or ...
    • Universitetenes rangering, markeder og målesystemer 

      Hausken, Kjell (Journal article, 2006-12)
      At Norges beste universiteter rangeres lavere enn universiteter i flere U land tilkjennegir at Norge utdanner kompetanse med for lav vitenskapelig kvalitet. Norge som nasjon, norsk konkurransedyktighet, norsk industri og ...
    • Societal safety, archaeology and the investigation of contemporary mass graves 

      Juhl, Kirsten; Olsen, Odd Einar (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2006-12)
      The article focuses on the role of archaeological investigations into mass graves and subsequent revelation of truth and enforcement of justice. Post violent conflict state authorities or rebels ordered massive killings ...
    • Technological change as a trade-off between social construction and technological paradigms 

      Engen, Ole Andreas; Olsen, Odd Einar (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2007)
      The theory of social construction of technology (SCOT) and the theory of technological paradigms (TTP) are normally regarded as competing or even incompatible perspectives on technological change. In this paper, we show ...
    • Reputation, incomplete information, and differences in patience in repeated games with multiple equilibria 

      Hausken, Kjell (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2007)
      A game with multiple equilibria and incomplete information, which allows for reputation building, is repeated infinitely many times. Increasing differences in patience contribute to a greater likelihood of cooperation. As ...
    • Reading Books in the Digital Age subsequent to Amazon, Google and the long tail 

      Hillesund, Terje (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2007)
      Presenting a wide range of literature, this article explores the state of art in book research, paying particular attention to John B. Thompson’s interpretation of digital transformations within the book industry, as ...
    • En nytteforventningsanalyse av kriminalitet og straff 

      Hausken, Kjell (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2007)
      Kriminell atferd bør analyseres ut fra motiv om forventet fordel veid opp mot forventet kostnad i form av straff. I Norge har kriminaliteten økt med en faktor 9 fra 1956-2002 mens fengsling har økt med faktor 1,3. ...
    • Information sharing among firms and cyber attacks 

      Hausken, Kjell (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2007)
      As the Sarbanes-Oxley Act strengthens internal controls, and the government encourages information sharing, accounting gains significance through secure representation, storage, and transfer of information, and by laying ...