Browsing Faculty of Social Sciences by Author "Aakvik, Arild"
Does variation in general practitioner (GP) practice matter for the length of sick leave? A multilevel analysis based on Norwegian GP-patient data Aakvik, Arild; Holmås, Tor Helge; Islam, M. Kamrul (Elsevier, 2010-05)In Norway, as in many countries, the national insurance system is under economic stress from demographic change impacting on the pensions versus contributions balance, and an increasing number of disability and sickness ...Journal article
Aakvik, Arild; Holmås, Tor Helge; Kjerstad, Egil (Elsevier, 2015-03)The Faster Return to Work (FRW) scheme that Norwegian authorities implemented in 2007 is an example of a policy that builds on the human capital approach. The main idea behind the scheme is that long waiting times for ...Journal article
Aakvik, Arild; Hansen, Frank; Torsvik, Gaute (Elsevier, 2017-06)This paper investigates the effect of performance feedback on productivity in a company where workers operate in teams and receive a bonus that depends on both individual worker and team productivity. To address this issue, ...Journal article