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Moral economies of the welfare state: A qualitative comparative study
(SAGE Publications, 2018-06-13)
This paper uses innovative democratic forums carried out in Germany, Norway, and the United Kingdom to examine people’s ideas about welfare-state priorities and future prospects. We use a moral economy framework in the ...
Contrasting supply-side, demand-side and combined approaches to Labour market integration
(Cambridge University Press, 2018-07-05)
In social policy discussions about activation or ALMP (Active Labour Market Policies), most attention is paid to supply-side approaches, directed towards jobless individuals. In these discussions, little attention is given ...
Local leadership in climate change policies
(Babes Bolyai University, 2018-02-26)
The article studies differences in political leadership in local government in Norway and in Poland and how they might contribute to differences in local climate policy – adaptation as well as mitigation. Based on the ...
Gender equality in sickness absence tolerance: Attitudes and norms of sickness absence are not different for men and women
(Public Library of Science, 2018-08-01)
Previous research offers limited understanding as to why sickness absence is higher among women than among men, but attitudes and norms have been suggested as plausible explanations of this gender gap. The purpose of the ...
The health penalty of single parents in institutional context
(Policy Press, 2018)
Incentive effects of cash benefits among young people. A natural experiment from Norway
(Cambridge University Press (CUP), 2018)
Prior research on active labour market programmes (ALMPs) for young people has revealed either no effect or negative effects on transition rates into employment. In addition to accessing the programme content, participation ...
Nettverksorganisasjoners betydning for kunnskapstilgang og innovasjon
I denne artikkelen undersøker vi om regionale innovasjonsnettverksorganisasjoner (RINOer) bidrar til bedre kunnskapstilgang og innovasjon. Hvilke organiserte aktiviteter eller funksjoner i RINOen er i så fall relevante? ...
Lær meg å bli ansettbar. Refortolkninger av etnisitet i et karrierekurs
Denne artikkelen skal undersøke hvordan forståelser av etnisitet og ansettbarhet kommer til uttrykk i et talentprogram for minoritetskvinner. Artikkelen behandler talentprogrammet som en prosess derdeltagerne skal lære å ...
Care parading as service: Negotiating recognition and equality in user-controlled personal assistance
This article addresses aspects of the relationship between disabled people and their personal assistants within the user-controlled personal assistance programme in Norway (BPA). Within this programme, a disabled person ...
Mixed neighbourhoods and native out-mobility in the Oslo region: the importance of parenthood
(SAGE Publications, 2018)
The extent to which the native-born population accept living in multi-ethnic neighbourhoods is receiving more and more attention throughout Europe. The Norwegian debate around this topic started in the 1990s and tends to ...