• Administrative Breakdown: Causal Attributions in Governmental Investigative Commission Reports 

      Koht, Harald (HiO-rapport;, Book; Doctoral thesis, 2000)
      The dissertation analyzes public investigation reports from Norway and the United States in the 19th and 20th centuries using psychological attribution theory.
    • User Participation and Modernisation in Municipal Child Welfare Services 

      Koht, Harald (Chapter; Conference object, 2005)
      What share has been assigned to user participation in the modernization of social welfare administration in Norway? Arguments in favor of user participation draw partly on established conceptualizations of democracy, but ...
    • Perspectives on the Public Sector and Social Policy for the 21st Century 

      Koht, Harald; Young, Lawrence (HiO-rapport;, Book; Chapter, 2005)
      This book provides fourteen articles by Norwegian and Latvian social scientists and social workers. Six of the articles discuss matters within public policy and public administration. Themes in these articles include: ...
    • On the Differences between Lithuanian and Norwegian Models of Social Welfare Provision 

      Guogis, Arvydas; Koht, Harald (Chapter; Conference object, 2007)
      The article compares the Norwegian and Lithuanian models of welfare state provision and seeks to identify factors that may influence the choice of a particular model. This paper offers an overview of social policy in Norway ...
    • Freedom of Expression and Freedom of Discourse. Examining a justificatory strategy 

      Molander, Anders; Holst, Cathrine (Chapter; Peer reviewed, 2009)
      Article 19 of the Universal Declaration on Human Rights states that “Everyone has the right to freedom of opinion and expression; this right includes freedom to hold opinions without interference and to seek, receive and ...
    • The Past and Future of Innovations in Microfinance 

      Mersland, Roy; Strøm, R. Øystein (Chapter, 2012-09)
      The microfinance industry carries every sign of an innovation in its take-off phase. The characteristic aspects of the microfinance innovation were developed in the 1970-1980’s, thirty years later the industry experiences ...
    • Audit Quality and Corporate Governance: Evidence from the Microfinance Industry 

      Beisland, Leif Atle; Mersland, Roy; Strøm, R. Øystein (International Journal of Auditing;Volume 19, Issue 3, Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2015-05-19)
      This study uses a unique, hand-collected sample of microfinance institutions from 73 countries that typically are not investigated in accounting research to analyze the relationships between audit quality and governance ...
    • Helseeffekter av screening for kolorektal kreft. Hurtigoversikt 

      Fretheim, Atle; Reinar, Liv Merete Brynildsen; Bretthauer, Michael (Research report, 2016)
      Innledning Kolorektal kreft er blant de hyppigst forekommende krefttyper i Norge. De aller fleste tilfeller av kolorektal kreft utvikler seg fra godartede forstadier (adenomer) i tykktar‐ men, og det er langt bedre ...
    • 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 ...
    • Ungdom med barneleddgikts hverdagslivserfaringer. Forhandlinger om deltagelse og normalitet 

      Stycsen, Line Myrdal; Dahl-Michelsen, Tone (Ergoterapeuten;Nr 6, Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2017)
      Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis (JIA) is one of the most common chronic illnesses in childhood. Typical symptoms are swelling, pain, and stiffness in joints, which can result in challenges in completing daily activities and ...
    • Den multikulturelle skolens møte med nasjonal ikonhistorie: Det norske oljeeventyret i et flerkulturelt klasserom 

      Paaske, Nanna (Chapter; Peer reviewed; Conference object, 2017)
      Denne studien søker å undersøke det identitetsdannende potensialet i historiebøkenes formidling av norsk oljehistorie. Lærebokanalyse er valgt fordi vi vet lærebøkene er den viktigste kilden i historieundervisning i norsk ...
    • Camp-based family treatment of childhood obesity: randomised controlled trial 

      Benestad, Beate; Lekhal, Samira; Småstuen, Milada C; Hertel, Jens Kristoffer; Halsteinli, Vidar; Ødegård, Rønnaug Astri; Hjelmesæth, Jøran (Archives of Disease in Childhood;volume 102, issue 4, Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2017-03-20)
      Objective To compare the effectiveness of a 2-year camp-based family treatment programme and an outpatient programme on obesity in two generations. Design Pragmatic randomised controlled trial. Setting Rehabilitation ...
    • SoGo Survey, una herramienta online de recogida de datos adecuada para el trabajo de campo 

      Abad Colom, Maria (Chapter; Peer reviewed; Conference object, 2018)
      Las encuestas en papel están quedando obsoletas en investigación doctoral, y se impone el uso de un medio electrónico que permita recoger datos de manera sencilla, precisa, y sobre todo rápida. La aplicación SoGo Survey ...
    • School competence among adolescents in low-income families: does parenting style matter? 

      Johnsen, Anja; Bjørknes, Ragnhild; Iversen, Anette Christine; Sandbæk, Mona (Journal of Child and Family Studies;27, pages 2285–2294 (2018), Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2018-03-14)
      In the present study, we investigated parenting styles and self-perceived school competence among low-income adolescents in Norway. The purpose of the study was threefold: (1) to identify differences, if any, in self-perceived ...
    • Use of Big Four auditors and fund raising: evidence from developing and emerging markets 

      Beisland, Leif Atle; Mersland, Roy; Strøm, R. Øystein (International Journal of Emerging Markets;Volume 13, Issue 2, Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2018-04-16)
      Purpose: The traditional view in audit research has been that high-quality auditors are associated with improved access to funding. This study is motivated by recent research suggesting that the funding benefits of using ...
    • Barnevaksinasjonsprogrammet i Norge. Rapport for 2017 

      Aaberge, Ingeborg Sundsvalen; Aase, Audun; Arnesen, Trude Margrete; Bergsager, Gro; Blystad, Hans Henrik; Bruun, Tone; Daae, Anita Odveig; Dudman, Susanne Gjeruldsen; Feiring, Berit; Greve-Isdahl, Margrethe; Kongsrud, Sigrun; Løvlie, Astrid Louise; Mengshoel, Anne Torunn; Steinbakk, Martin; Stålcrantz, Jeanette; Trogstad, Lill; Vestrheim, Didrik Frimann; Watle, Sara Sofie Viksmoen; Wiklund, Berit Sofie; Askeland Winje, Brita (Barnevaksinasjonsprogrammet i Norge;, Peer reviewed; Research report, 2018-07)
      Rapporten beskriver det nasjonale barnevaksinasjonsprogrammet i 2017, dekningsstatistikk for de ulike vaksinene, meldte tilfeller av sykdommene vi vaksinerer mot, hvilke vaksiner som ble brukt og meldte bivirkninger av ...
    • Choral singers' perceptions of musical leadership 

      Jansson, Dag (Chapter, 2019)
      This chapter is about musical leadership and specifically the role of the choral conductor. The conductor role is familiar to anyone who has been singing in a school choir or have been the audience of live or televised ...
    • Mulighetsrommet i Nav-partnerskapet 

      Hellang, Øyvind; Jentoft, Nina; Ricke, Michael Aloysius; Fossestøl, Knut; Bakkeli, Vidar; Borg, Elin; Legard, Sveinung (Rapport Norge;34, Research report, 2019)
      Denne rapporten omhandler partnerskapet i Nav-kontor, hvordan det fungerer, hvilke mulighetsrom det har og hvordan et fungerende partnerskap kan bidra til å utvikle Nav-kontorene. KS har satt i gang dette FoU-prosjektet ...
    • Detecting Imbalances in House Prices: What Goes Up Must Come Down? 

      Anundsen, André Kallåk (The Scandinavian Journal of Economics;Volume 121, Issue 4, Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2019-03-07)
      I suggest a toolkit of four bubble-detection methods that can be used to monitor house price developments. These methods are applied to US, Finnish and Norwegian data. For the US, all measures unanimously suggest a bubble ...
    • Personvern i Navs digitale saksbehandling - Digital praksis i arbeids- og velferdsforvaltningen i lys av regelverk om taushetsplikt, personvern og informasjonsforvaltning. 

      Köhler-Olsen, Julia; Kane, Aina Aune (Research report, 2019-03-26)
      Taushetspliktbestemmelser er en del av omfattende rettslig regulering som skal ivareta den enkeltes personvern. Personvern er ikke et entydig rettslig definert begrep. I NOU 2009:1, Individ og integritet – Personvern i det ...