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Reform of the Employment and Welfare Administrations - the Challenges of Co-ordinating Diverse Public Organisations
(Stein Rokkan Centre for Social Studies, 2006-12)
This paper addresses one of the most comprehensive structural reforms in recent Norwegian administrative history: a merger of the employment and national insurance administrations, combined with more formal collaboration ...
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 ...
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 ...
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 ...
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 ...
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)
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 ...
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 ...
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 ...