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Europeanization of Nordic Central Governments: Towards a Transnational Regulatory State?
(Stein Rokkan Centre for Social Studies, 2005-11)
This paper first describes the degree of EU regulation in the Nordic countries by focusing on the scope of EU rules and regulations in domestic administration, the monitoring and control, and the compliance and enforcement. ...
Ethics, NPM and post-NPM. A study of patterns and tensions in the central civil service
(Stein Rokkan Centre for Social Studies, 2009-06)
Ethics in public organizations have received more attention in recent decades, partly as a result of waves of public reforms. In this paper we first define ethics in public organizations taking a broad approach based on ...
Does place matter? A study of Norwegian local party support
(Stein Rokkan Centre for Social Studies, 2010-04)
This article seeks to identify and quantify variation in Norwegian local party support across different geographical entities. Drawing on the traditional political cleavage literature as well as the more recent literature ...
Evaluating the Effect of a National Labour and Welfare Administration Reform (Nav-reform) on Employment, Social Insurance and Social Assistance
(Stein Rokkan Centre for Social Studies, 2014-04)
A national labour and welfare administration reform (NAV reform) is evaluated on employment outcomes and use of social insurance and assistance schemes. The reform was implemented step-wise over time during 2006—2010 at ...
Byfolk og politikk. Gjennomgang av data fra en befolkningsundersøkelse i Bergen, Oslo og Tromsø
(Stein Rokkan Centre for Social Studies, 2002-12)
This report presents preliminary findings from a survey conducted within the project «New Forms of Political Participation in an Urban Context». The project aims at gaining insights into local citizenship and new forms ...
Myten om et integrert tilsyn; en studie av Mattilsynets etablering og drift
(Stein Rokkan Centre for Social Studies, 2007-12)
This paper is based on an in-depth study of the reorganzing of the Norwegian Food Control Administration and the establishment of the Norwegian Food Safety Authority. The study concentrates on policy development at the ...
Kompetansemåling eller voksenutdanning i pleie- og omsorgsfagene? Underveisrapport fra en studie av pleie- og omsorgsutdanningene
(Stein Rokkan Centre for Social Studies, 2003-12)
Globalisering som utfordring til samfunnsvitskapane
(Stein Rokkan Centre for Social Studies, 2002-09)
In the 1990s, ‘globalisation’ entered the standard vocabulary in the social sciences. Based on readings of selected works on globalisation, this report gives a brief review of the history and the use of the term ...
Tilfredshet med velferdstjenester: Har egenskaper ved kommunene noe å si?
(Stein Rokkan Centre for Social Studies, 2010-09)
In explaining satisfaction with public welfare services, previous research has focused on various individual level influences such as individual experience, social background and political attitudes. The potential impact ...
Seleksjonsproblematikk i nytt pensjonssystem – ein empirisk analyse av arbeidstilbod og tidleg uttak av alderspensjon
(Stein Rokkan Centre for Social Studies, 2009-07)
We study selection effects associated with changes in the public pension system. Individuals can influence their pension wealth by using knowledge about own life expectancy when decisions is made when to draw old age ...