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Developmental diversity in free-living flatworms
(BioMed Central, 2012-03-19)
Abstract Flatworm embryology has attracted attention since the early beginnings of comparative evolutionary biology. Considered for a long time the most basal bilaterians, the Platyhelminthes (excluding Acoelomorpha) ...
The relationship between socioeconomic status and waiting time among elderly men in Norway
(Stein Rokkan Centre for Social Studies, 2012-12)
We investigate whether socioeconomic status affects hospital waiting times for elderly men when controls for severity and supply/choice variables are included. Socioeconomic status is measured by small area level education. ...
The effect of radiation screens on Nordic time series of mean temperature
(Royal Meteorological Society, 1997-12)
A short survey of the historical development of temperature radiation screens is given based upon research in the archives of the Nordic meteorological institutes. In the middle of the nineteenth century most thermometer ...
Mål- og resultatstyring i praksis – En studie av styringsdialogen mellom Arbeids- og inkluderingsdepartementet og Arbeids- og velferdsdirektoratet
(Stein Rokkan Centre for Social Studies, 2010-06)
This paper is based on an in-dept single case study of how Management by Objectives and Results (MBOR) is practised in the steering dialog between the Norwegian Ministry of Labour and Social Inclusion (AID) and the Norwegian ...
Omstilling i Arbeidstilsynet: Tilsynsmeldingens konsekvenser for strategi og organisering
(Stein Rokkan Centre for Social Studies, 2005-11)
In 2003, a government white paper (St.meld. nr. 17 (2002–2003)) instigated comprehensive reforms in several of Norway’s regulatory bodies. The reform package provoked controversy, particularly the proposed relocation of ...
Mission impossible made possible? –Tenkning og argumentasjon bak partnerskapet mellom stat og kommune i NAV
(Stein Rokkan Centre for Social Studies, 2008-12)
This working-paper addresses the partnership between central and local government in the Welfare and Employment administration in Norway. The mandatory partnership regulating the collaboration between the government levels ...
The polyscopic landscape of povert research. "State of the art" in International Poverty Research. An overview and 6 in-depth studies.
(Comparative Research Programme on Poverty (CROP), 2005)
In August 2004 the Research Council of Norway announced tenders for a “State-of-the-art” report within international poverty research, with special focus on institutions and rights. The Research Council wanted the report ...
Wittgenstein Archives at the University of Bergen: Report on activities in the period 2000–2002
(The Wittgenstein Archives, 2003)
NMR measurements of wettability alternation in Berea Sandstone
(The University of Bergen, 2011-11-28)
When a new oil reservoir is discovered and a production strategy is chosen the knowledge about wettability characteristics for the field is of outermost importance. Wettability is a key factor for fluid distribution ...
Foretak, management og medikrati. En sektorstudie av helseforetaksreform og ledelse i spesialisthelsetjenesten
(The University of Bergen, 2008-02-15)
This thesis consists of four articles that deal with the introduction of unitary management from 2000 and health enterprise reform from 2002 in Norwegian specialist health care (hospitals). The first of the articles ...