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Autonomy and Control in the Norwegian Civil Service: Does Agency Form Matter?
(Stein Rokkan Centre for Social Studies, 2005-09)
This paper describes the degree of perceived autonomy and control in Norwegian state agencies, examines the relationships between different dimensions of autonomy, and analyzes the variations in perceived autonomy and ...
Frafall ved den integrerte lektor- og adjunktutdanningen ved UiB
(Stein Rokkan Centre for Social Studies, 2011-03)
Den integrerte lektor- og adjunktutdanningen ved UiB startet opp i 2004 og består av fire studieprogram, to ved HF- og to ved MN- fakultetet. Studiet har helt siden oppstarten hatt et betydelig frafall. Dette er bakgrunnen ...
Regulatory Reforms and Agencification
(Stein Rokkan Centre for Social Studies, 2005-11)
Over the last two decades the classical model of hierarchical and integrated government has been gradually replaced by a more horizontally structured and fragmented arrangement. A central aspect of this development in ...
Unearthing a European Union Family Policy. The Impact of Social Protection Policies
(Stein Rokkan Centre for Social Studies, 2007-08)
Scholars have noted that European Union social policy does not include a formal family policy. Based on a careful reading of many EU policy documents, I argue that those EU policies concerning families incorporated in ...
Gaming the system and accountability relations: Negative side-effects of activity-based funding in the Norwegian hospital system
(Stein Rokkan Centre for Social Studies, 2012-10)
Performance management systems are introduced to enhance efficiency and effectiveness in public sectors across the world. We examine four «scandals» cases related to coding practice in Norwegian hospitals followed by ...
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, ...
Anti-terrortiltak mellom personvern og samfunnsvern
(Stein Rokkan Centre for Social Studies, 2011-10)
I dette notatet ser vi nærmere på den norske befolkningens holdninger til antiterrortiltak i to spørreundersøkelser, en fra 2006 og en fra august 2011. I begge undersøkelsene ble et representativt utvalg spurt om ...
The National Patterns of Unemployment Policies in Two Asian Countries: Malaysia and South Korea
(Stein Rokkan Centre for Social Studies, 2003-09)
Changing accountability relations in a welfare state – an assessment based on a study of welfare reforms
(Stein Rokkan Centre for Social Studies, 2011-11)
In this paper we investigate how two major reforms in the Norwegian welfare sector changed accountability relationships. The reforms in question were the NAV reform of the welfare administration that Norway passed in ...