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Prison overcrowding: finding successful policies to manage capacity utilization.
(The University of Bergen, 2010-06-07)
The prison population of the United Kingdom is the largest in Western Europe. It has been operating beyond its designed capacity for over 20 years. This paper addresses the root causes of this overcrowding and why despite ...
Etiology study of diarrhea in children:A study case in casco urbano Honduras.A system dynamics approach for policy development
(The University of Bergen, 2011-06-08)
Diarrhea has been a major contributor for infant morbidity and infant mortality in developing countries, Honduras with no exception. This paper explores a case study on the illness rate of diarrhea in children in a rural ...
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 ...
Migrant Labour and its impact on development in India.A case study from the new city of Gurgaon
(The University of Bergen, 2014-09-01)
In developing countries it has for long been the trend that only single migrants participate in the extensive rural-urban migration. With single migrants it is here meant migrants moving without bringing their family along. ...
A System Dynamics Based Study of Policies on Reducing Energy Use and Energy Expense for Chinese Steel Industry
(The University of Bergen, 2007)
Chinese steel industry is one of the energy intensive industries in China. Coal and electricity are the two main energy sources for steel making. Steel industry in China is experiencing its transition period because of ...
The logistics of a city's human resources: A simulation model of Bergen's transportation system for strategic management of peak hour congestion
(The University of Bergen, 2013-05-30)
Traffic congestion is a problem of increasing magnitude in Bergen that inflicts costs on the commuters and social costs on the whole city of Bergen. Estimations of the peak hour traffic indicates that traffic on many ...
Fisketurisme i Nordkapp. En studie av fisketurisme i et fiskerisamfunn preget av turisme.
(The University of Bergen, 2008-05-15)
I mitt masterprosjekt har jeg studert fiskeriturisme i Nordkapp kommune. Prosjektet har hatt som mål å se på forskjellige strategier for å drive med turistfiske. Ønsket er å få en bedre forståelse for hvilke produkter ...
Frossenfisk på jordomseiling. En studie av import og eksportindustrien for sjømat i Qingdao
(The University of Bergen, 2007)
Tema for denne masteroppgaven er foredlingsindustrien for importert frossen sjømat i byen Qingdao i Kina. Bakgrunnen for dette temavalget er at kinesisk foredlingsindustri konkurrerer på et globalt marked og gjennom ...
Wastage features of the inland ice sheet in central South Norway
(Taylor & Francis, 1980)
Detailed field mapping of different lateral phenomena, striae, texture and till fabric are the basis of a reconstruction of five deglaciation phases in the east Jotunheimen-Gudbrandsdalen area, a landscape with moderate ...
Verdiendring og stedstilhørighet. En studie av lokal forankring i FK Mandalskameratene.
(The University of Bergen, 2005)