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How to correct misperceptions of delays: an interactive learning environment to reduce binge drinking
(The University of Bergen, 2010-11-06)
Background: People misperceive accumulation processes. Take for example the case of people becoming more drunk than intended. Such misperceptions can lead to high costs that in some cases may be fatal. We ask: Could ...
Strandvernets stilling i Austevoll kommune. En studie av Planutvalgets dispensasjonspraksis i 100-metersbeltet ved sjø
(The University of Bergen, 2005)
Commuting, a choice or a necessity? A system dynamic simulation model for intra urban migration
(The University of Bergen, 2013-05-30)
The number of commuters is one of the main determinants of traffic and pollution problems. In a growing city like Bergen, the number of commuters has been increasing dramatically. A simulation model has been built to explain ...
Water choice in a low-income area in Kampala, Uganda
(The University of Bergen, 2004)
The intention of this study is to elaborate on important factors determining choice of water in a low-income area in Kampala, Uganda. The study area is located in a parish called Nateete, at the outskirts of the city. My ...
Can System Dynamics Improve Project Management Teaching? An Experimental Study
(The University of Bergen, 2008-08-18)
With the great economic development, more and more well trained project mangers are demanded. Unfortunately, evidence show traditional project management training fails to provide prospective project managers with the ...
Potential Contribution of Existing Computer-Based Models to Comparative Assessment of Development Options
(The University of Bergen, 2003)
Irregular and incomplete primary schooling in rural Ghana. A case-study of late enrolment and early drop-out in the eastern region
(The University of Bergen, 2014-11-17)
This study takes a closer look at the issue of late enrolment and early drop out in a rural area in Eastern Region in Ghana. Children enrolling in school later than the recommended age of six, is a persistent problem in ...
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(Cicero, Senter for klimaforskning, Oslo, 2006)
Biofuels and land politics: Connecting the disconnects in the debate about livelihood impacts ofjatropha biofuel land deals in Ghana
(The University of Bergen, 2015-04-17)
In the 2003-2006 period, the Ghanaian government supported jatropha biofuel initiatives on so-called degraded land areas to reduce Ghana’s high oil import bills and to generate employment opportunities. However, after ...
Weichsel in central South Norway : a general view of the deposits from the Gudbrandsdalen Interstadial and from the following glaciation
(Taylor & Francis, 1980-05-15)
Present knowledge of sub-till sediments found in the valleys in the Mid-Gudbrandsdal area and the stratigraphy of the overlying basal tills is summarized. The existence of widespread waterlain sediments which are thought ...