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    • A Panel Data Study of Physicians’ Labor Supply: The Case of Norway 

      Baltagi, Badi H.; Bratberg, Espen; Holmås, Tor Helge (Stein Rokkan Centre for Social Studies, 2003-03)
      Physicians are key personnel in a sector which is important due to its size as well as the quality of service it provides. We estimate the labor supply of physicians employed at hospitals in Norway, using personnel ...
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    • Worried sick? Sickness absence during organizational turmoil 

      Bratberg, Espen; Monstad, Karin (Stein Rokkan Centre for Social Studies, 2011-12)
      Sickness absence has risen over the past years in Norway. An explanation put forward is that a tougher labour market represents a health hazard, while a competing hypothesis predicts that loss of job security works as a ...
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    • Worried sick? Worker Responses to a Financial Shock 

      Bratberg, Espen; Monstad, Karin (Stein Rokkan Centre for Social Studies, 2013-12)
      Excessive sickness absence may hurt productivity and put a strain on public finances. One explanation put forward for increasing absence rates is that a tougher labour market represents a health hazard. A competing ...
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