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  • Ravneberg, Bodil (Working paper, Stein Rokkan Centre for Social Studies, 2004-10)
    Som en av tretten kommuner fikk Bergen tildelt midler fra Sosialdepartementet i 2001 for å iverksette tiltaket «Aktive arbeidsrettede tiltak for langtids sosialhjelpsmottakere». Den lokale varianten – et tre måneders ...
  • Bertelsen, Merethe Mæland (Working paper, Stein Rokkan Centre for Social Studies, 2006-11)
    This paper is based on an in-depth study of the development in the organization of regulation- and competition politics, in the period 2001–2006, with the reorganization of the Norwegian Competition Authority as a case. ...
  • Helleren, Stig (Working paper, Stein Rokkan Centre for Social Studies, 2005-11)
    In 2003, a government white paper (St.meld. nr. 17 (2002–2003)) instigated comprehensive reforms in several of Norway’s regulatory bodies. The reform package provoked controversy, particularly the proposed relocation of ...
  • Grove, Knut (Working paper, Stein Rokkan Centre for Social Studies, 2008-12)
    Heilt sidan oppkomsten av den moderne turismen midt i det 19. hundreåret har dei vestnorske fjordlandskapa vore internasjonalt kjente attraksjonar. Samtidig har dei også vore sett på som norske, «nasjonale» landskap. ...
  • Strømsnes, Kristin; Christensen, Dag Arne (Working paper, Stein Rokkan Centre for Social Studies, 2010-05)
    Research suggests that the Internet is especially well suited for grassroot organizations and ad hoc political mobilization. Still we know less about how activists actually use the new technologies and whether this varies ...
  • Helland, Knut (Working paper, Stein Rokkan Centre for Social Studies, 2002-09)
    There has always been a strong symbiotic relation between sport and the mass media in contemporary society.2 Nevertheless, the role of the mass media has been a neglected topic within sports research in Norway. Likewise, ...
  • Lægreid, Per; Serigstad, Synnøve (Working paper, Stein Rokkan Centre for Social Studies, 2004-11)
    This paper examines the reorganization process in the Norwegian central administration for homeland security. As a central theme it explores why the proposal to radically reorganize the administration by replacing a ...
  • Rykkja, Lise Hellebø (Working paper, Stein Rokkan Centre for Social Studies, 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 ...
  • Ervik, Rune; Helgøy, Ingrid (Working paper, Stein Rokkan Centre for Social Studies, 2005-12)
    This report provides the result from the expert panel meetings as a key element of the sixth work package (WP6) of the Active Ageing project. A main concern of this WP is to identify barriers to active ageing and means ...
  • Baltagi, Badi H.; Bratberg, Espen; Holmås, Tor Helge (Working paper, Stein Rokkan Centre for Social Studies, 2003-03)
    Physicians are key personnel in a sector which is important due to its size as well as the quality of service it provides. We estimate the labor supply of physicians employed at hospitals in Norway, using personnel ...
  • Fimreite, Anne Lise (Working paper, Stein Rokkan Centre for Social Studies, 2011-05)
    Dette notatet ser nærmere på partnerskapet mellom stat og kommune i Nav. Partnerskap fremstilles gjerne som et innovativt organisatorisk grep i vår forvaltningsstruktur. Problemstillingene som tas opp i dette notatet er ...
  • Johansen, Monica Skjøld (Working paper, Stein Rokkan Centre for Social Studies, 2005-12)
    The main subject of this working paper is the health care reforms introduced in the Norwegian health care system the last 10−15 years. The focus is how these reforms have been experienced and interpreted by the main ...
  • Christensen, Tom; Lægreid, Per (Working paper, Stein Rokkan Centre for Social Studies, 2013-04)
    This paper starts with a theoretical discussion on the relationship between performance and accountability in public organizations. Accountability theory, based in the work of Dubnick, Romzek, Bovens, Behn, Bouckaert, ...
  • Christensen, Tom; Lægreid, Per; Stigen, Inger Marie (Working paper, Stein Rokkan Centre for Social Studies, 2004-12)
    When New Public Management (NPM) reforms are introduced in various countries, one central element in the balance between political control and institutional and professional autonomy is the development of new performance ...
  • Lægreid, Per; Roness, Paul G.; Rubecksen, Kristin (Working paper, Stein Rokkan Centre for Social Studies, 2005-11)
    This paper examines how the Norwegian system of performance management, Management-By-Objectives-And-Results (MBOR), works in practice in civil service organizations. To do this it focuses on the formulation of goals and ...
  • Kildal, Nanna (Working paper, Stein Rokkan Centre for Social Studies, 2003-08)
    The issue of this working paper is the study of ‘policy transfer’ between international organisations and national welfare reforms, which is illustrated by a study of the OECD. As the OECD’s multilateral surveillance is ...
  • Byrkjeland, Martin; Grove, Knut (Working paper, Stein Rokkan Centre for Social Studies, 2005-12)
    The report discusses a selection of rural development projects in Hordaland from the period 1990 to 2005. The policy of rural development emerged during the 1980-ies because traditional regional development did not satisfy ...
  • Aars, Jacob; Kvalvåg, Svein (Working paper, 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 ...
  • Neby, Simon (Working paper, Stein Rokkan Centre for Social Studies, 2003-05)
    This article is about the problems connected to political governance at the one hand, and institutional autonomy on the other. The assumption is that the relation between the two displays a fundamental contradiction, ...
  • Christensen, Tom; Lægreid, Per (Working paper, Stein Rokkan Centre for Social Studies, 2003-03)
    This paper focuses on attitudes on political control of state owned companies and on privatization. Do the citizens and the elites in Norway agree on these issues? To what degree do the attitudes vary with demographic ...

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