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    • Managerial attention to exploitation versus exploration: toward a dynamic perspective on ambidexterity 

      Walrave, Bob; Romme, A. Georges L.; van Oorschot, Kim; Langerak, Fred (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2017)
      Managerial attention to exploitation and exploration has a strong influence on organizational performance. However, there is hardly any knowledge about whether senior managers need to adjust their distribution of attention ...
    • Managerial Overconfidence and the Buyback Anomaly 

      Andreou, Panayiotis; Cooper, Ilan; Garcia de Olalla Lopez, Ignacio; Louca, Christodoulos (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2018)
      While positive, long-run abnormal returns following share repurchase announcements are substantially lower when CEOs are overconfident. This effect is particularly strong for (i) difficult to value firms, such as small, ...
    • Managing Heterogeneity in the EU: Using Gas Market Liberalisation to Explore the Changing Mechanisms of Intergovernmental Governance 

      Andersen, Svein S.; Sitter, Nick (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2015)
      Since the Single European Act the EU has brought many ‘public’ policy sectors characterised by heterogeneity under the umbrella of the Single Market. Consequently, some of the tools employed to shelter these sectors from ...
    • Market-specific Sunk Export Costs: The Impact of Learning and Spillovers 

      Maurseth, Per Botolf; Medin, Hege (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2017)
      Firms may face sunk costs when entering an export market. Previous studies have focused on global or country-specific sunk export costs. This study analyses the importance of market-specific sunk export costs (defining ...
    • Matforsyning og klimapolitikk 

      Gaasland, Ivar; Vårdal, Erling (Journal article, 2017)
      Bøndene hevder at jordbruket må skjermes mot klimatiltak som rammer norsk matforsyning, målt ved selvforsyningsgraden. Ved å endre sammensetningen av jordbruksstøtten i favør av matvarer som forurenser lite i forhold til ...
    • Maturity levels for outlaw groups: The case of criminal street gangs 

      Gottschalk, Petter (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2016)
      The maturity of street gangs varies among groups as well as among countries where gangs are present. In this article, a four stage model for maturity is introduced to help define the threat represented by outlaw groups. ...
    • Maturity Levels for private internal investigations: The case of fraud examinations 

      Gottschalk, Petter (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2017)
      The purpose of private internal investigations by fraud examiners is to reconstruct the past by identifying past events and sequences of events. In this article, work by fraud examiners can be studied in terms of maturity, ...
    • Measuring program success 

      Shao, Jingting; Müller, Ralf; Turner, Rodney J. (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2012)
      Growth in the use of programs has led to a requirement of understanding what constitute program success. A measurement construct for program success, which comprises four dimensions, namely, delivery capability, organizational ...
    • Measuring the Knowns to Manage the Unknown: How to Choose the Gate Timing Strategy in NPD Projects 

      van Oorschot, Kim; Eling, Katrin; Langerak, Fred (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2018)
      Stage‐wise timing of new product development (NPD) activities is advantageous for a project's performance. The literature does not, however, specify whether this implies setting and adhering to a fixed schedule of gate ...
    • Mental health literacy in Hong Kong 

      Lui, Christopher; Wong, Cheuk; Furnham, Adrian (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2016)
      Abstract Background and aims: The aim of this study was to investigate Hong Kong nationals’ ability to recognize 13 different mental disorders and to examine whether there may be a relationship between their mental ...
    • Mental health literacy in South Korea 

      Jeon, Mina; Furnham, Adrian (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2017)
      The study aimed to examine the Korean public’s recognition of mental disorders, attitudes towards mental disorders and knowledge and beliefs about professional or self-help for mental disorders. In all 253 participants ...
    • Modeling the response to exogenous shocks: The capital uplift rate in petroleum taxation 

      Berg, Magnus; Bøhren, Øyvind; Vassnes, Erik (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2018)
      We show how a recent drop in the Norwegian capital uplift rate by two percentage points changes optimal field design and reduces field value for shareholders. Although optimal design changes considerably and value drops ...
    • Money Talks: Communication Patterns as Knowledge Monetization 

      Breunig, Karl Joachim; Roberts, Hanno (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2017)
      In this conceptual paper, we suggest that knowledge flows constitute the antecedences of value creation by means of its communication component. Knowledge is increasingly being accepted as a source of value creation and a ...
    • Multisensory technology for flavor augmentation: A mini review 

      Velasco, Carlos; Obrist, Marianna; Petit, Olivia; Spence, Charles (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2018)
      There is growing interest in the development of new technologies that capitalize on our emerging understanding of the multisensory influences on flavor perception in order to enhance human–food interaction design. This ...
    • Negative organizational dynamics as enabler of white-collar crime 

      Gottschalk, Petter (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2018)
      Policing white-collar crime continues to be a critical issue for law enforcement all over the world. Organizational dynamics is an interesting perspective on white-collar crime. Organizational dynamics can cause a downward ...
    • Never Change a Winning Policy? Public Sector Performance and Politicians’ Preferences for Reforms 

      Geys, Benny; Sørensen, Rune Jørgen (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2018)
      Despite the increasing stress on performance in public sector organizations, there is still little empirical evidence on whether—and if so, how—politicians respond to performance information. This article addresses this ...
    • Norges bank i støpeskjeen 

      Isachsen, Arne Jon (Journal article, 2017)
      Gjedrem-utvalget vil ha økt uavhengighet for Norges Bank, kombinert med mer presise mål og klarere linjer for ansvar. De pengepolitiske beslutningene vil utvalget legge til en komité på fem personer der tre er ansatt i ...
    • Norges Bank Watch 2018: An independent Evaluation of Monetary Policy in Norway 

      Fjære, Jeanette S.; Sveen, Tommy (Norges Bank Watch;2018, Research report, 2018)
      Each year the Centre for Monetary Economics (CME) at The Department of Economics, BI Norwegian Business School, appoints an independent group of experts to evaluate monetary policy in Norway. This year the committee consists ...
    • Norway's Storting Election of September 2005: Back to the Left? 

      Sitter, Nick (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2006)
    • On the localization of tastes and tasty products in 2D space 

      Velasco, Carlos; Adams, Carmen; Petit, Olivia; Spence, Charles (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2019)
      People map different sensory stimuli, and words that describe/refer to those stimuli, onto spatial dimensions in a manner that is non-arbitrary. Here, we evaluate whether people also associate basic taste words and products ...