Recent Submissions

  • Exploring city climate leadership in theory and practice: responding to the polycentric challenge 

    Hofstad, Hege; Vedeld, Trond (Journal of Environmental Policy and Planning;, Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2021-02-05)
    This article has a twofold aim inspired by observed gaps in urban climate governance theory and practice. First, it explores city leadership strategies of securing a closer correspondence between climate policy goals and ...
  • The role of goal-setting in urban climate governance 

    Hofstad, Hege; Millstein, Marianne; Tønnesen, Anders; Vedeld, Trond; Hansen, Karsten Bruun (Earth System Governance;volume 7, Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2020-12-11)
    This article argues that goal-setting is an important, albeit understudied, part of urban climate governance scholarship. By using goal-setting theory, the article introduces concepts and perspectives capable of shedding ...
  • Does Participatory Planning Promise Too Much? Global Discourses and the Glass Ceiling of Participation in Urban Malawi 

    Refstie, Hilde; Millstein, Marianne (Planning Theory & Practice;Volume 20, 2019 - Issue 2, Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2019-04-29)
    This article discusses how global ideas on co-production and citizenship built from below are translated into community mobilization and participatory planning practices in urban Malawi. It shows how limited national and ...
  • Polycentric urban climate governance: Creating synergies between integrative and interactive governance in Oslo 

    Vedeld, Trond; Hofstad, Hege; Hilde, Solli; Gro Sandkjær, Hanssen (Environmental Policy and Governance;, Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2021-03-08)
    Abstract Cities have emerged as important agents and sites in climate governance interventions, experimentations and networks. Drawing upon two strains of climate governance and collaborative governance literature, ...
  • Reinventing Homelessness through Enumeration in Norwegian Housing Policies: A Case Study of Governmentality 

    Dyb, Evelyn (Housing, Theory and Society;, Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2020-12-30)
    In the course of two decades, “homelessness” was re-defined/re-invented in Norway. Homelessness” had long been seen as a social problem and a moral issue. Then, in 1996, a survey conceptualized it as a housing issue. A ...
  • Flere eldre innvandrere i framtidens arbeidsstyrke 

    Tønnessen, Marianne; Syse, Astri (Søkelys på arbeidslivet; Årgang 38, nr. 1-2021, Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2021-05-04)
    Antall innvandrere i Norge vil øke framover, men utelukkende i de eldre aldersgruppene. I aldersgruppen 55-66 år vil det bli nesten tre ganger så mange innvandrere de neste 20 årene. Hva vil dette bety for norsk arbeids- ...
  • Delt lederskap i Oslo kommune 

    Klausen, Jan Erling; Myrvold, Trine; Stokstad, Sigrid (Norsk statsvitenskapelig tidsskrift;Årgang 36, nr. 2, Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2020-11-27)
    Med innføringen av parlamentarisk styreform i 1986, fikk Oslo kommune delt politisk topplederskap. Det tradisjonsrike ordførervervet ble beholdt, samtidig som byrådslederen inntok en viktig rolle som operativ politisk ...
  • Fertility patterns of migrants from low-fertility countries in Norway 

    Tønnessen, Marianne; Mussino, Eleonora (Demographic Research;Volume 42, article 31, Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2020-05-13)
    Background: Most research on migrant fertility focuses on immigrants from high-fertility countries who have moved to countries with lower fertility. Little is known about the fertility of immigrant women from countries ...
  • Vold i nære relasjoner som tema i russisk og polsk politikk: De nasjonalkonservative utfordres i kjernesak 

    Holm-Hansen, Jørn (Tidsskrift for kjønnsforskning;(4), Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2020)
    Denne artikkelen undersøker striden rundt vold i nære relasjoner i Russland og Polen, to europeiske land som har tatt en markant nasjonalkonservativ vending de siste årene. Artikkelen viser hvordan temaet utgjør ett av ...
  • How Assad changed population growth in Sweden and Norway: Syrian refugees’ impact on Nordic national and municipal demography 

    Tønnessen, Marianne; Mussino, Eleonora; Aradhya, Siddartha (Plos One;, Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2021-01-20)
    In an increasingly interconnected world, the demographic effects of wars are not confined only to war zones and neighbouring areas; wars and conflicts may also change populations far away. Without the war in Syria under ...
  • Using future age profiles to improve immigration projections 

    Skjerpen, Terje; Tønnessen, Marianne (Population Studies;, Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2020-08-19)
    Young adults migrate more than older people. As populations in many countries get older, this may affect out-migration—and thus immigration to other countries. This is not usually accounted for in projections of future ...
  • Visualising immigrant fertility profiles of childbearing and their implications for migration research 

    Tønnessen, Marianne; Wilson, Ben (Journal of International Migration and Integration;, Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2020-07-14)
    Different measures of fertility have strengths and limitations when used to describe the fertility of immigrants, and no single measure captures every aspect of this complex phenomenon. This paper introduces a novel visual ...
  • Demographic Profile of Syrians in Norway 

    Tønnessen, Marianne; Dzamarija, Minja Tea; Drahus, Kristin M. (European Studies of Population; Volume 20, Chapter; Peer reviewed, 2020-01-15)
    The number and composition of Syrians in Norway changed dramatically from 2011 to 2018. Most notably, the size of the Syrian immigrant population increased from less than 1500 to 27,400 – more than an 18-fold growth. The ...
  • Innledning – europeisk venstreside mellom krise og fornyelse 

    Braathen, Einar (Vardøger;Volum 38, Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2020)
    Dette nummeret av Vardøger inneholder ulike bidrag til forståelsen av europeisk venstreside og den utvikling den er inne i. Nummeret analyserer og drøfter venstresidens utfordringer. Det er grunnlag for å si at venstresiden ...
  • Venstresida og regjeringsspørsmålet – kritiske og sammenliknende perspektiv på SVs erfaringer 

    Ekeland, Anders; Braathen, Einar (Vardøger;Årgang 38, Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2020)
    «Hvilke forutsetninger må være tilstede, og hvilke politiske krav må være innfridd, for at et radikalt venstreparti skal støtte eller delta i en regjering?» Dette er hva vi vil definere som regjeringsspørsmålet. Det som ...
  • ’Venstrepopulisme’ i Sør-Europa etter finanskrisen 

    Braathen, Einar (Vardøger;årgang 38, nr. 20, Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2020)
    I motsetning til hva mange observatører på venstresiden trodde etter finanskrisen i 2007-08, har det ikke vært noe generelt oppsving for venstresiden. Tvert imot, som flere av artiklene i dette nummeret av Vardøger utdyper, ...
  • Tourism development and border asymmetries: An exploratory analysis of market-driven cross-border shopping tourism 

    Leick, Birgit; Schewe, Theo; Kivedal, Bjørnar Karlsen (Tourism Planning & Development;, Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2020-11-06)
    This paper explores whether shopping tourism in the context of cross-border regions may trigger more viable, and long-term, tourism despite persistent border asymmetries (e.g., price and tax differences) which are typically ...
  • Lykken ved å eie sin bolig 

    Dyb, Evelyn (Tidsskrift for boligforskning;Årgang 3, nr. 1-2020, Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2020-09-11)
    I boligeierlandet Norge er boligetablering synonymt med å eie sin egen bolig. Diskursen om «å komme inn på boligmarkedet» dreier seg utelukkende om å kjøpe sin første bolig og starte en forventet oppadgående boligkarriere. ...
  • The Social Sustainable City: How to Involve Children in Designing and Planning for Urban Childhoods? 

    Hanssen, Gro Sandkjær (Urban Planning;Volume 4, Issue 1 (2019): The Transformative Power of Urban Planning through Social Innovation, Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2019-01-24)
    In many countries, cities are expected to stimulate compact city development by the government, while at the same time develop healthier and more social sustainable cities. In Norway, national policy and planning regulation ...
  • How can co-creation improve the engagement of farmers in weather and climate services (WCS) in India 

    Vedeld, Trond; Mathur, Mihir; Bharti, Neha (Climate Services;Volume 15, August 2019, 100103, Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2019-05-31)
    This paper compares how the governance of four agro-met services operating in the same basic area of Maharashtra, India condition the engagement between the users and the providers of the services. The four cases reveal ...

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