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    • 7 - Car Insurance 

      Lillestøl, Jostein (Others, 2007-10-08)
      Topic: Categorical variables, covariation and explanation Context: The insurance company CI specializes in car insurance, and wants to get some preliminary views from the market about added features to the comprehensive ...
    • 9 - Breakfast Cereal 

      Lillestøl, Jostein (Working paper, 2007-10-10)
      Topic: Cluster analysis and alternatives Context: The following data (units omitted) on the content of 23 different brands of breakfast cereal were read from the packages found in two food stores in Bergen in the ...
    • 16 - Lost Sales 

      Lillestøl, Jostein (Others, 2007-10-17)
      Topic: Two-sample comparisons Context: Our firm started a certain business service in the early 1990’s. The concept was a success, and several other firms were established in the mid 1990’s offering similar services. ...
    • 18 - Union Card 

      Lillestøl, Jostein (Others, 2007-10-19)
      Topic: T-tests, analysis of variance, regression Context: The labour union UNI has doubled its membership during the last year, due to desertion from another union. Some new offers to the membership are under ...
    • 20 - Customer Satisfaction 

      Lillestøl, Jostein (Working paper, 2007-10-21)
      Topics: Possible methods of analysis are: Cross tabulation - chisquare tests Analysis of variance Regression analysis Factor analysis Discriminant analysis Cluster analysis Context: For producers of ...
    • 12 - Cashier Fraud 

      Lillestøl, Jostein (Working paper, 2007-10-13)
      Topic: Variation and extremes Context : This case deals with cashier fraud at a supermarket, involv¬ing so-called “return money” when the cashiers have to correct errors. The supermarket in question has 16 cashiers, ...
    • 15 - City Parking 

      Lillestøl, Jostein (Others, 2007-10-16)
      Topic: Estimation with confidence, t-tests Context: The city parking company of Bergen, Norway had in the period 1983-1988 two shifts for emptying the parking meters and ticket machines. The two shifts were alternating ...
    • 14 - Operating Expenses 

      Lillestøl, Jostein (Others, 2007-10-15)
      Topic: Multidimensional categorical and numerical variables - association and explanation A civil service operates throughout the state and has a number of cars. Purchasing and maintenance are decentralized to 6 ...
    • 19 - Hospital Expenses 

      Lillestøl, Jostein (Others, 2007-10-20)
      Topic: Analysis of variance (ANOVA) Context: A county wants to look into a specific type of costs at three of its regional hospitals. The last three years the average cost per patient day of stay, adjusted for ...
    • 10 - Hotel Tourism 

      Lillestøl, Jostein (Working paper, 2007-10-11)
      Topic: Factor analysis and Discriminant analysis Context: This case is based on answers of questionnaires given to tourists at hotels in three different regions of Norway, here named Valleyland, Fjordland and ...
    • 11 - Takeover 

      Lillestøl, Jostein (Others, 2007-10-12)
      Topic: Estimation with error limits Context: An industry group has for some years owned a company in the building trade with branches in several cities. Now they have decided to sell the company to a foreign company. ...
    • Corporate returns to subsidized R&D projects: Direct grants vs tax credit financing 

      Møen, Jarle (Discussion paper;9/18, Working paper, 2018-05-31)
      According to theory, direct R&D grants should be used for projects with low private returns, high social returns and high risk. R&D tax credits, on the other hand, allow firms to choose projects freely according to their ...
    • Matched on job qualities? Single and coupled parents in European comparison 

      Esser, Ingrid; Olsen, Karen Modesta (Chapter; Peer reviewed, 2018)
    • Missing Work is a Pain: The Effect of Cox-2 Inhibitors on Sickness Absence and Disability Pension Receipt 

      Buetikofer, Aline; Skira, Meghan (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2018)
      How does medical innovation affect labor supply? We analyze how the availability of Cox-2 inhibitors, pharmaceuticals used for treating pain and inflammation, affected the sickness absence and disability pension receipt ...
    • A Multilevel Analysis of the Use of Individual Pay-for-Performance Systems 

      Gooderham, Paul N.; Fenton-O'Creevy, Mark; Croucher, Richard; Brookes, Michael (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2015-10-21)
      Compensation systems, such as individualized pay-for-performance (I-PFP) schemes for employees, represent an important approach to aligning employer-employee interests. However, the adoption of I-PFP is much less common ...
    • Ambiguity Attitudes in the Loss Domain: Decisions for Self versus Others. 

      Xu, Yilong; Xu, Xiaogeng; Tucker, Peter (DP SAM;11/2018, Working paper, 2018-05)
      We study whether people’s ambiguity attitudes differ when deciding for themselves or for others in the loss domain. We find no differences in ambiguity attitudes between self- and other-regarding decision-making. Our results ...
    • Relational Contracting, Negotiation, and External Enforcement 

      Miller, David; Olsen, Trond E.; Watson, Joel (Discussion paper;8/18, Working paper, 2018-05-18)
      We study relational contracting and renegotiation in environments with external enforcement of long-term contractual arrangements. An external, long-term contract governs the stage games the contracting parties will play ...
    • Terminologische Datenbanken als Verstehens- und Formulierungshilfe beim Übersetzen von Rechtstexten 

      Simonnæs, Ingrid (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2018)
      The present article discusses the challenges in constructing a legal terminological database (LTDB) on the basis of Norsk-Tysk juridisk ordbok (Norwegian-German legal dictionary, Simonnæs, 1994). As each legal system is ...
    • The (un)compromise effect 

      Ekström, Mathias (DP SAM;10/2018, Working paper, 2018-05)
      The compromise effect—i.e., the preference for the middle option—is an established bias in behavioral economics, but has not been experimentally validated in the field. In the current study I test the compromise effect ...
    • Matematikk og statistikk som metodefag ved NHH: De første femti år 

      Lillestøl, Jostein (Discussion paper;7/18, Working paper, 2018-05-15)
      Denne rapporten gir en oversikt over utviklingen av matematikk og statistikk som metodefag i studiene ved Norges Handelshøyskole, fra starten i 1936 og 50 år framover til omlag 1986. Spesiell vekt er lagt på perioder da ...