Recent Submissions

  • Agents of centralization? Local school administrations and contested school closures in Norwegian rural districts 

    Aasland, Aadne; Søholt, Susanne (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2020)
    In recent decades, the number of schools in Norwegian rural municipalities has been reduced substantially, often accompanied by much contestation in the local community. In Norway's decentralized governance system, the ...
  • Følgeevaluering av Kompetanseløft 2020: Sluttrapport 

    Grut, Lisbet; Lippestad, Jan Wilhelm; Monkerud, Lars Chr.; Olsen, Dorothy Sutherland; Nesje, Kjersti; Aamodt, Per O (Book; Research report, 2021)
    I denne rapporten presenteres resultater fra følgeevalueringen av regjeringens satsing Kompetanseløft 2020. Evalueringen er gjennomført som et teamarbeid mellom forskere fra forskningsinstituttene SINTEF, NIBR og NIFU. ...
  • Restriktiv eller selektiv? Innvandringspolitikkens ulike ansikter 

    Staver, Anne Balke (Nytt Norsk Tidsskrift;03 / 2021 (Volum 38), Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2021-09-02)
    Norsk innvandringspolitikk blir mer selektiv, ikke bare mer restriktiv: flukt- og familieinnvandring strammes inn, mens arbeidsinnvandring fra utenfor EØS fasiliteres. Norge er med i en internasjonal «kamp om de beste ...
  • Eutropia: Integrated Valuation of Lake Eutrophication Abatement Decisions Using a Bayesian Belief Network 

    Barton, David N; Andersen, Tom; Bergland, Olvar; Engebretsen, Alexander; Moe, S. Jannicke; Orderud, Geir I; Tominaga, Koji; Romstad, Eirik; Vogt, Rolf D (Chapter; Peer reviewed, 2016-12-10)
    The term “integrated valuation” is defined and its relevance is discussed in terms of bridging the gap between cost-effectiveness analysis and economic valuation in the implementation of the European Union Water Framework ...
  • EE Settlement final report 2017–2021 

    Fufa, Selamawit Mamo; Kallaos, James; Engebretsen, Øystein; Landa-Mata, Iratxe; Busswald, Petra; Fjellheim, Kristin; Neugebauer, Georg; Lichtenwöhrer, Peter; Barlindhaug, Rolf; Felberg, Knut (SINTEF Fag;77, Book; Research report, 2021)
    The main objective of EE Settlement project is to provide a tool and guidelines for municipalities, regional and central authorities, as well as for professionals and other actors, for assessing the consequences and impacts ...
  • Bundet energi og klimagassutslipp i nye boligprosjekter. En veileder til beregningsverktøyet EE Settlement 

    Barlindhaug, Rolf; Kallaos, James; Iratxe, Landa-Mata; Engebretsen, Øystein; Fjellheim, Kristin; Fufa, Selamawit Mamo (SINTEF Fag;, Book; Research report, 2021)
    Denne rapporten er en av hovedleveransene i prosjektet EE Settlement – Embodied Energy, Costs and Traffic in Different Settlement Patterns. Formålet med rapporten er å gi veiledning og anbefalinger som skal hjelpe myndigheter ...
  • Who is a refugee? Uncertainty and discretion in asylum decisions. 

    Liodden, Tone (International Journal of Refugee Law;Volume 32, Issue 4, Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2021-04-29)
    Assessing claims for refugee status is a task often riddled with uncertainties, not least because of the challenge of establishing the credibility of the claims. The uncertainties enable divergent interpretations of both ...
  • Bolsonaro og hans evangelikale støttespillere i Brasil. Sekularisme under nytt press? 

    Kasahara, Yuri; Løland, Ole Jakob (Kirke og kultur;01 / 2021 (Volum 126), Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2021-04-06)
    Med valget av Jair Messias Bolsonaro som Brasils president i 2018 ble de evangelikale kristne sin politiske makt i landet mer tydelig enn noen gang. For første gang hadde de mest profilerte protestantiske lederne omfavnet ...
  • The smart city as mobile policy: Insights on contemporary urbanism 

    Wathne, Marikken Wullf; Haarstad, Håvard (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2020)
    What can the smart city discourse tell us about contemporary urbanism? This discourse is arguably a key exemplar of the increasingly mobile and networked characteristic of urban policy-making, and can reveal important ...
  • 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- ...
  • 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 ...
  • 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 ...
  • 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 ...
  • 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 ...

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