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Organizing for Homeland Security: The Case of Norway
(Stein Rokkan Centre for Social Studies, 2004-11)
This paper examines the reorganization process in the Norwegian central administration for homeland security. As a central theme it explores why the proposal to radically reorganize the administration by replacing a ...
Accountability Relations in Unsettled Situations: Administrative Reforms and Crises
(Stein Rokkan Centre for Social Studies, 2015-07)
This paper examines what characterizes accountability relationships in the unsettled situations that arise during reforms or crisis management. We look at how accountability is handled in circumstances that go beyond ...
Reforming the Norwegian police between structure and culture. Community police or emergency police?
(Stein Rokkan Centre for Social Studies, 2016-10)
This paper examines the reform of the police in Norway from 2012 to 2015 using a qualitative analysis of central public reports and official documents leading up to the reform. These include the report from the official ...
Same cheat, different wrapping: DRG scandals and accountability in Germany and Norway
(Stein Rokkan Centre for Social Studies, 2013-07)
Across the world, the DRG system is used for administrative and financial purposes in hospitals. Combining statistical registration and aggregation of data on medical activity with activity based financing; DRGs have ...
Challenges and effects of administrative reform - Reorganizing the Norwegian welfare administration
(Stein Rokkan Centre for Social Studies, 2008-08)
This paper addresses the effects and implications of one of the largest public-sector reforms in recent Norwegian administrative history. The reform is a merger of the employment and national insurance administrations in ...
The role of trust, religion and political affiliation in attitudes to anti-terror measures
(Stein Rokkan Centre for Social Studies, 2009-08)
This paper analyzes citizens’ attitudes towards the use of strong prevention measures in the fight against terror. The analysis is based on a survey sent to a representative sample of the Norwegian population in 2006. The ...