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Late Weichselian and Holocene glacier fluctuations along a south-north coastal transect in Norway : climatic and methodological implications
(The University of Bergen, 2004-04-16)
Pedagogisk entreprenørskap som virkemiddel for lokal og regional utvikling: Eksempler fra skoler og mindre kystsamfunn i Finnmark
(The University of Bergen, 2013-12-04)
Formålet med denne avhandlingen er å belyse pedagogisk entreprenørskap som virkemiddel for lokal og regional utvikling. Avhandlingen opererer med et skille mellom en smal og en bred tilnærming til pedagogisk entreprenørskap. ...
Acquisition policy design; An application of system dynamics for a heavy equipment dealer in Southeast Asia
(The University of Bergen, 2012-07-06)
In this paper, a system dynamic model is developed to design a robust policy for heavy equipment acquisition, to improve the performance of the company by preventing the company from facing low liquidity while utilizing ...
Synthesizing System Dynamics and Geographic Information Systems in a new method to Model and Simulate Environmental Systems
(The University of Bergen, 2008-12-12)
A new method to synthesize system dynamics (SD) with geographic information systems (GIS) is presented in this research. This new method employs the Object Oriented Paradigm (OOP) as a common platform for the ...
The Dynamic Ecological footprint. Endogenizing the Ecological Footprint of Forestry in the Threshold21 Model of Senegal
(The University of Bergen, 2012-07-11)
Many countries in the world are in ecological overshoot. That is the message that the Ecological Footprint calculated by the Global Footprint Network sends us. Since many developing countries may not be in overshoot yet, ...
What we don´t measure about human resources: towards a conceptual framework for analysing the role of soft variables in human resources management modelling
(The University of Bergen, 2007)
Low retention of valuable employees and difficulties in finding qualified candidates for recruitment are two issues managers face in Romania, but are a growing concern around the world (Deloitte, 2004; Holton & Naquin, ...
Late Quaternary environmental reconstruction using foraminifera and sedimentary stratigraphy from Kapp Ekholm, Svalbard
(The University of Bergen, 2014-10-19)
SUMMARY The Kapp Ekholm sedimentary sections is a key location for our present understanding of the two last glacial cycles on western Svalbard. Its long sedimentary history (MIS 6 to present) and its position almost ...
Ibi tse yie (some people are better off): Wealth Re-distribution Mechanisms in the Coastal Town Moree, Ghana
(The University of Bergen, 2008)
Motorization of the artisanal fishery sector led to heightened social stratification in Ghanaian coastal fisheries. That stratification occurred because some households could not afford to adopt the new innovation. This ...
Using a water tank analogy to transform students’ intuitive knowledge of dynamic systems. A qualitative study of the case of motion
(The University of Bergen, 2011-12-09)
This dissertation is a study of the effects of a water tank analogy on students’ intuitive knowledge of basic dynamic systems of motion. Prior research from science education shows that student understandings of science ...
Small hydro power stations, a way to secure electricity supply in Colombia. A policy evaluation using a system dynamics model
(The University of Bergen, 2013-06-03)
After its deregulation in 1994, the Colombian Electricity Market (CEM) has developed satisfactorily in some sectors, especially in terms of generation and sales to large costumers and to household sector. However, around ...