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    • Safe Haven CDS Premiums 

      Klingler, Sven; Lando, David (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2018)
      Credit default swaps can be used to lower the capital requirements of dealer banks entering into uncollateralized derivatives positions with sovereigns. We show in a model that the regulatory incentive to obtain capital ...
    • Sammenhenger mellom digitalisering og utdanningskvalitet - innspill og utspill. 

      Aagaard, Toril; Lund, Andreas; Ramberg, Kirsti Rye; Swanberg, Anne Berit (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2018)
      I denne studien har vi analysert 22 av de totalt 91 innspillene som ble sendt til ministeren i forbindelse med utformingen av Stortingsmelding 16 (2016-2017) Kultur for kvalitet i høyere utdanning (Kunnskapsdepartementet, ...
    • Saving Newborn Babies: The Benefits of Interventions in Neonatal Care in Norway over More Than 40 Years 

      Grytten, Jostein Ivar; Monkerud, Lars Chr.; Skau, Irene; Eskild, Anne; Sørensen, Rune Jørgen; Saugstad, Ola Didrik (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2017)
      The aim of this study was to examine the effect that the introduction of new medical interventions at birth has had on mortality among newborn babies in Norway during the period 1967–2011. During this period, there has ...
    • Sectoral State Traditions – A Tool to Study Convergence of National Ideas in Policymaking 

      Sjøvaag, Marit (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2017)
      The sustainability of distinctive national policymaking traditions has been questioned in writings on ideas and their role in the policymaking process. This article proposes an operationalisation of national policymaking ...
    • Selvledelse og superledelse: Å nå personlige og organisatoriske mål gjennom tillit, involvering og ansvar 

      Karlsen, Jan Terje; Berg, Emil Morten (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2018)
      Det er fristende å skylde på omgivelsene når noe går galt. Dette hindrer imidlertid personlig læring. Man ødelegger for seg selv. Den enkelte medarbeider bør i større grad ta ansvar for å lede seg selv. Dette kan gjøres ...
    • Sex differences in budgetary preferences among Flemish local politicians 

      Slegten, Caroline; Geys, Benny; Heyndels, Bruno (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2018)
      Policy preferences have been shown to differ by sex within the electorate and among public officials. We explore whether—in a context of budgetary restraints—sex differences in budgetary preferences prevail among council ...
    • Shareholder conflicts and dividends 

      Berzins, Janis; Bøhren, Øyvind; Stacescu, Bogdan (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2018)
      We examine how dividend policy is used to mitigate potential conflicts of interest between majority and minority shareholders in private Norwegian firms. The average payout is 50% higher if the majority shareholder’s equity ...
    • Sharing by Proxy: Invisible Users in the Sharing Economy 

      Newlands, Gemma Elisabeth Marjorie; Lutz, Christoph; Hoffmann, Christian Pieter (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2018)
      With the future of work increasingly data-driven, platforms automate decisions based on the collection of vast quantities of user data. However, non-users constitute a challenge as they provide little to no data for either ...
    • Should I stay or should I go? Bandwagons in the lab 

      Heggedal, Tom-Reiel; Helland, Leif; Joslin, Knut-Eric Neset (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2018)
      We experimentally investigate the impact of strategic uncertainty and complementarity on leader and follower behavior using the model of Farrell and Saloner (1985). At the core of the model are endogenous timing, irreversible ...
    • Silence is Golden? The Case of Two Whistleblowers in a Norwegian Municipality 

      Gottschalk, Petter (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2017)
      Characteristics and experiences of whistleblowers are an important field of research for work and organizational psychology. Detection and prevention of misconduct and crime is dependent on people internally who are not ...
    • Social and economic leader-member exchange and employee creative behavior: The role of employee willingness to take risks and emotional carrying capacity 

      Berg, Stine Therese S.; Grimstad, Arnhild; Škerlavaj, Miha; Černe, Matej (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2017)
      In the current study we explore the relational aspect of leadership for stimulating employee creative behavior. Drawing on leader-member exchange (LMX) theory, we propose that the association between two distinct types of ...
    • Social Identification and Redistribution in Heterogeneous Federations: Evidence from Germany and Belgium 

      Holm, Joshua; Geys, Benny (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2018)
      Recent evidence of increasing income heterogeneity within developed countries has reignited debates concerning the redistribution of income and wealth. In this article, we contribute to this debate by assessing the role ...
    • Social norms and risk communication 

      Scholderer, Joachim; Veflen, Nina (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2018)
      Social norms are beliefs about what people in general would consider appropriate behaviour in a particular social context. In this mini-review, we summarise research on the role of social norms in the context of safe food ...
    • Social Power Increases Interoceptive Accuracy 

      Moeni-Jazani, Mehrad; De Molière, Laura; Gatti, Elia; Warlop, Luk; Knöferle, Klemens (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2017)
      Building on recent psychological research showing that power increases self-focused attention, we propose that having power increases accuracy in perception of bodily signals, a phenomenon known as interoceptive accuracy. ...
    • Socio-Demographic Indicators, Intelligence,and Locus of Control as Predictors of Adult Financial Well-Being 

      Furnham, Adrian; Cheng, Helen (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2017)
      The current study investigated a longitudinal data set of 4790 adults examining a set of socio-demographic and psychological factors that influence adult financial well-being. Parental social status (at birth), childhood ...
    • Spontanitet i leders tenkning gir inntrykk av moralsk motivasjon 

      Arnestad, Mads Nordmo; Norman, Elisabeth (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2018)
      Nyere forskning tyder på at når vi skal finne ut hva noens egentlige motiv er, gjøres dette ofte ved at man evaluerer personens kognitive stil. Beslutninger med rot i spontane innfall tolkes gjerne som et uttrykk for genuin ...
    • Stability and Change in Managerial Elites: The Institution of Management Education in Norway from 1936 to 2009 

      Kvålshaugen, Ragnhild; Amdam, Rolv Petter (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2014)
      Market transformations and organisational changes lead to new needs for managerial competence, and such changes are proposed to influence the institution of management education over time. However, in an examination of the ...
    • Store skjevheter ved bruk av stordata? 

      Hunneman, Auke (Journal article, 2018)
      Skaper bruk av stordata store skjevheter? Til tross for at tilgangen av stordata har bidratt til store endringer i hvordan vi designer forretningsmodeller, og fortsatt vil være en viktig driver i denne utviklingen, har ...
    • Strategic brand management: Archetypes for managing brandsthrough paradoxes 

      Högström, Claes; Gustafsson, Anders; Tronvoll, Bård (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2014)
      Although brands are acknowledged as significant assets in a firm‟s value creation and differentiation process, branding literature often describes opposing perspectives and contradictory demands. This article develops a ...
    • Strategic public policy around population thresholds 

      De Witte, Kristof; Geys, Benny; Schönhage, Nanna Lauritz (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2018)
      Political economists have long maintained that politicians respond to both (re-)election and financial incentives. This article contributes to the latter literature by analysing whether, when and how local office-holders ...