• Anti-terrortiltak mellom personvern og samfunnsvern 

      Rykkja, Lise Hellebø; Fimreite, Anne Lise; Lango, Peter; Lægreid, Per (Working Paper, Working paper, 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 myndighetene, ...
    • Coordinating «Wicked Issues»: The County Governor’s Role in Norwegian Internal Security 

      Rykkja, Lise Hellebø (Working Paper, Working paper, 2009-11)
      Internal security, civil protection and crisis management comprise an important, but challenging policy field. Crises can be framed as «wicked issues» or problems, inherently complex and difficult to solve. Efficient crisis ...
    • Crisis Management Organization: Building Governance Capacity and Legitimacy 

      Christensen, Tom; Lægreid, Per; Rykkja, Lise Hellebø (Working paper 11-2014, Working paper, 2014-12)
      This paper addresses the question of what makes a well‐functioning governmental crisismanagement system. A core argument is that such a system needs both governance capacity and legitimacy. To achieve an institutional ...
    • Dealing with Natural Disasters: Managing Floods in Norway 

      Lillestøl, Carina Smørdal; Rykkja, Lise Hellebø (Working paper; 4-2016, Working paper, 2016-04)
      Crises, such as floods, give rise to important political–administrative challenges. Preparing for sudden adversity, and the capacity to respond and adjust course in the face of crises are major and necessary assets for ...
    • Flernivåperspektiv og krisehåndtering 

      Rykkja, Lise Hellebø (Working Paper, Working paper, 2008-10)
      The paper discusses the use of a multi level governance perspective in crisis management, in particular within the public sector. The first part of the paper addresses what a crisis is and how crisis management can be ...
    • Governance for complexity – how to organize for the handling of «wicked issues»? 

      Lægreid, Per; Rykkja, Lise Hellebø (Working paper 07-2014, Working paper, 2014-10)
      This paper examines the main coordination arrangements for handling «wicked issues» in the area of societal security and welfare administration in Norway and ask whether network arrangements have replaced hierarchy. In ...
    • The Governance of Wicked Issues: A European Cross-Country Analysis of Coordination for Societal Security 

      Christensen, Tom; Danielsen, Ole; Lægreid, Per; Rykkja, Lise Hellebø (Working paper 06-2014, Working paper, 2014-09)
      This paper analyzes structures and behavior instigated to achieve coordination within the area of societal security in six European countries: Germany, the United Kingdom, the Netherlands, Denmark, Sweden and Norway. We ...
    • Klimatiltak på Vestlandet. En innledende kartlegging 

      Neby, Simon; Rykkja, Lise Hellebø; Olsen, Henning Stokkeland; Hope, Kristin L. (Working Paper, Working paper, 2012-04)
      The working paper summarizes data collected in a pre-project on strategies and measures for climate change adaption in the western part of Norway. The project was financed by Regionalt forskningsfond Vestlandet and had as ...
    • Matkontroll i Europa - en studie av regulering i fem europeiske land og EU 

      Rykkja, Lise Hellebø (Doctoral thesis, 2008-05-19)
      The thesis analyzes and identifies central characteristics of food safety regulation in Europe. Itconsists of four separate articles and a synthesizing introduction. The first article explores theorigins and development ...
    • Reforming the Norwegian police between structure and culture. Community police or emergency police? 

      Christensen, Tom; Lægreid, Per; Rykkja, Lise Hellebø (Working paper; 9-2016, Working paper, 2016-10)
      This paper examines the reform of the police in Norway from 2012 to 2015 using a qualitative analysis of central public reports and official documents leading up to the reform. These include the report from the official ...
    • The role of trust, religion and political affiliation in attitudes to anti-terror measures 

      Fimreite, Anne Lise; Lægreid, Per; Rykkja, Lise Hellebø (Working Paper, Working paper, 2009-08)
      This paper analyzes citizens’ attitudes towards the use of strong prevention measures in the fight against terror. The analysis is based on a survey sent to a representative sample of the Norwegian population in 2006. The ...
    • "Øvelse gjør mester?". Øvelser som virkemiddel for bedre krisehåndtering og samfunnssikkerhet 

      Rykkja, Lise Hellebø (Working Paper, Working paper, 2009-03)
      Notatet belyser hvordan myndighetene benytter øvelser for å oppnå bedre krisehåndtering innenfor samfunnssikkerhetsområdet. Øvelser er en viktig metode for å oppnå god krisehåndtering, men vies ofte liten oppmerksomhet i ...