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Two Lectures. The Concept of Competence – an Instrument of Social and Political Change. Centrally Coordinated Decentralization – No Problem? Lessons from the Italian Case
(Stein Rokkan Centre for Social Studies, 2003-12)
Utvikling av forvaltningsrevisjon i Norge
(Stein Rokkan Centre for Social Studies, 2006-11)
This paper is based on an in-depth study of the development of performance auditing at the office of Auditor General of Norway. Performance auditing in Norway is a relatively new activity, and this study focuses on the ...
Regulating Regulatory Organizations: Controlling Norwegian Civil Service Organizations
(Stein Rokkan Centre for Social Studies, 2005-09)
This paper describes the regulatory agencies in Norway as part of the population of Norwegian state agencies by focusing on who controls and on what is controlled and how. We analyze whether regulatory agencies are ...
Mot en ny yrkesrolle i Nav?
(Stein Rokkan Centre for Social Studies, 2010-02)
This paper focuses on the integration of the Norwegian employment service, the social insurance service and parts of the local social assistance service in the recently established Nav-office. This integration is supposed ...
Worried sick? Sickness absence during organizational turmoil
(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 ...
Varig bolig framfor hospits
(Stein Rokkan Centre for Social Studies, 2007-02)
This is a study of how actors in Norwegian municipalities cooperate to establish more permanent housing for persons living in various forms of temporary housing shelters. In particular, it focuses on the cooperation ...
Politiske uttrykksformer i en bykontekst
(Stein Rokkan Centre for Social Studies, 2004-12)
The project «New Forms of Political Participation in an Urban Context» has aimed at gaining insights into local citizenship and new forms of political participation within an urban context. Increasingly, Norwegian cities ...
Implementation of Merger: Lessons from the Norwegian Welfare Bureaucracy
(Stein Rokkan Centre for Social Studies, 2008-08)
This paper aims to contribute to scholarly knowledge about public-sector mergers by analyzing a recent merger in the Norwegian welfare bureaucracy. The merger studied is one of the largest oriented reforms in recent ...
Hvis bare flere kunne stille! Politisk motivasjon blant kvinner og menn
(Stein Rokkan Centre for Social Studies, 2010-09)
The paper focuses on the supply side of local political recruitment processes in Norway. More precisely we are looking at gender differences in political motivation. At a general level we find that women are less motivated ...
Den kulturelle skolesekken - en tekstsamling
(Stein Rokkan Centre for Social Studies, 2013-05)
Høsten 2009 fikk Uni Rokkansenteret og Høgskolen i Bergen i oppdrag av Kulturdepartementet å forske på Den kulturelle skolesekken (DKS). Forskningsprosjektet ble gjennomført i tidsrommet 2010–2013 av en forskergruppe ...