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Monitoring the Norwegian Atlantic slope current using a single moored current meter
Monitoring the Atlantic inflow (AI) of warm and saline water into the Nordic Seas (Norwegian, Greenland and Iceland Seas) is of great importance becauce of its impact on climate and ecology in Northern Europe and Arctic. ...
National Versus International Mergers in Unionised Oligopoly
(Stein Rokkan Centre for Social Studies, 2004-12)
We analyse how the presence of trade unions affects the pattern of mergers in an international oligopoly and the welfare implications thereof. We find that wages for the merger participants are always lower when they ...
NAV i støpeskjeen. En studie av NAV-reformens interimsfase, 2005–2006
(Stein Rokkan Centre for Social Studies, 2009-09)
The report studies events that took place between May 2005, when the Norwegian parlament decided to reform the Norwegian welfare administration, and June 2006, when the new state agency called NAV was established. The ...
Administrative Reforms and Competence in Central Government Organizations
(Stein Rokkan Centre for Social Studies, 2008-06)
This paper focuses on administrative competence in the Norwegian central government and its relationship to administrative reforms. Four different types of competence are addressed: Fachkompetenz, policy advice skills, ...
Better mental health in children of Vietnamese refugees compared with their Norwegian peers - a matter of cultural difference?
(BioMed Central, 2009-10-21)
Background: There are conflicting results on whether immigrant children are at a heightened risk of mental health problems compared with native youth in the resettlement country. The objective of the study: To compare the ...
Genome-wide transcription analysis of histidine-related cataract in Atlantic salmon (Salmo salar L)
(Molecular Vision, 2009-07-09)
Purpose: Elevated levels of dietary histidine have previously been shown to prevent or mitigate cataract formation in farmed Atlantic salmon (Salmo salar L). The aim of this study was to shed light on the mechanisms by ...
Norwegian farmers' diaries used for quality control and calibration of early instrumental observations, and for temperature reconstructions
(The University of Bergen, 2008-06-10)
Roma – en midlertidig døv by! Deaflympics 2001
(Stein Rokkan Centre for Social Studies, 2002-06)
Tekstene i denne publikasjonen, Roma – en midlertidig døv by, bygger på feltarbeid i Roma, sommeren 2001, hvor de Døves verdenslekene (Deaflympics) ble avholdt. Dette feltarbeidet er det første i en rekke med feltarbeid ...
Crude oil components with affinity for gas hydrates in petroleum production
(The University of Bergen, 2007-06-28)
Some crude oils are believed to contain natural inhibiting components that can prevent hydrate plugging of oil pipelines in petroleum production. A method for classification of the oils that form hydrate plugs, as opposed ...
Evaluering av PMTO-kurs for fosterforeldre - en effektstudie
(Barnevernets utviklingssenter på Vestlandet, Unifob helse, 2009)