Recent Submissions

  • Price Dispersion and the Role of Stores 

    Moen, Espen Rasmus; Wulfsberg, Fredrik; Aas, Øyvind Nilsen (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2019)
    In this paper, we study price dispersion in the Norwegian retail market for 766 products across 4,297 stores over 60 months. Price dispersion for homogeneous products is significant and persistent, with a coefficient of ...
  • Factors influencing the choice of beer: A review 

    Betancur, Maria Isabel; Motoki, Kosuke; Spence, Charles; Velasco, Carlos (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2020)
    Research on those variables that have been shown to influence the consumer’s choice of beer is reviewed. The focus is on the choice of whether to drink beer as opposed to a beverage from another category, and to a greater ...
  • Project Portfolio Management Information Systems’ Positive Influence on Performance – The Importance of Process Maturity. 

    Gemünden, Hans Georg; Kock, Alexander; Schultz, Babette; Kopmann, Julian (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2020)
    Companies increasingly support their project portfolio management processes with specific software, and the market for IT solutions is growing. While project portfolio management information systems (PPMIS) promise to ...
  • Status and Success: Do Lower Status Expatriates in Multinational Corporations Experience Different Types of Success? 

    Guttormsen, David S.A.; Francesco, Anne Marie (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2019)
    Purpose The purpose of this paper is to examine how low status expatriates (lower position, younger, female) are positioned differently compared to high status expatriates (higher position, older, male) in terms of ...
  • Leader self-efficacy and role ambiguity and follower leader-member exchange 

    Kuvaas, Bård; Buch, Robert (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2019)
    Purpose The purpose of this paper is to investigate whether leader self-efficacy and leader role ambiguity are related to follower leader-member exchange (LMX). In addition, the authors examine whether the relationship ...
  • Consumption Fluctuations and Expected Returns 

    Atanasov, Victoria; Møller, Stig; Priestley, Richard (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2019)
    This paper introduces a novel consumption‐based variable, cyclical consumption, and examines its predictive properties for stock returns. Future expected stock returns are high (low) when aggregate consumption falls (rises) ...
  • Dividends and taxes: The moderating role of agency conflicts 

    Berzins, Janis; Bøhren, Øyvind; Stacescu, Bogdan (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2019)
    We find that potential conflicts between majority and minority shareholders strongly influence how dividends respond to taxes. When the controlling shareholder has a smaller stake, the incentives to extract private benefits ...
  • A comprehensive stakeholder typology model based on salience attributes in construction projects 

    Bahadorestani, Amir; Karlsen, Jan Terje; Nasser, Motahari Farimani (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2019)
    This article presents a comprehensive project stakeholder typology model (PSTM) based on stakeholder salience attributes (SSAs). Stakeholders are considered as one of the major pillars of construction projects and management ...
  • Crossing times: Temporal boundary-spanning practices in inter-organizational projects 

    Stjerne, Iben Sandal; Söderlund, Jonas; Minbaeva, Dana (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2019)
    This paper introduces the notion of “temporal boundary spanning” and highlights the key role of project management in resolving temporal tensions among partners participating in interorganizational projects (IOPs). The ...
  • The role of supplier relationships in the development of new ventures 

    La Rocca, Antonella; Perna, Andrea; Snehota, Ivan; Ciabuschi, Francesco (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2019)
    New business ventures have rather limited resources, generally suffer from liabilities of smallness and newness and rely on external business relationships, typically with suppliers, for developing and acquiring necessary ...
  • Mending the broken link: Heterogeneous bank lending rates and monetary policy pass-through 

    Altavilla, Carlo; Canova, Fabio; Ciccarelli, Matteo (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2019)
    We analyse the pass-through of monetary policy measures to lending rates to households and firms in the euro area using novel bank-level datasets. Banks’ characteristics such as the capital ratio, exposure to domestic ...
  • Learning about analysts 

    Rudiger, Jesper; Vigier, Adrien Henri (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2019)
    We examine an analyst with career concerns making cheap talk recommendations to a sequence of traders, each of whom possesses private information concerning the analyst's ability. The recommendations of the analyst influence ...
  • Childhood locus of control and self-esteem, education, psychological distress and physical exercise as predictors of adult obesity 

    Cheng, Helen; Furnham, Adrian (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2019)
    Objective To investigate to what extent locus of control, self-esteem, psychological distress, physical exercise, as well as socio-demographic factors are associated with obesity in 42-year-old adults in a longitudinal ...
  • Avgiftsrettens tilknytningskrav - omsetning i og utenfor virksomhet 

    Mikelsen, Anders (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2019)
    Artikkelen drøfter skillet mellom omsetning i avgiftspliktig virksomhet, i unntatt virksomhet og utenfor virksomhet. Det er bare omsetning som har tilknytning til avgiftspliktig virksomhet, som kan være merverdiavgiftspliktig. ...
  • Does Oil Promote or Prevent Coups? the Answer Is Yes 

    Nordvik, Frode Martin (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2019)
    A large literature investigates the relation between oil and conflict, yet no empirical study has found any link between oil and coups d’état. Using a new data set on oil production separated into onshore and offshore ...
  • Project Lineage Management and Project Portfolio Success 

    Kock, Alexander; Gemünden, Hans Georg (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2019)
    Project portfolio approaches consider various concurrent project interdependencies but typically neglect longitudinal interdependencies. These are important for exploratory projects, which create strategic options. If these ...
  • A Method for Risk Response Planning in Project Portfolio Management 

    Ahmadi-Javid, Amir; Fateminia, Seyed Hamed; Gemünden, Hans Georg (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2019)
    To improve the effectiveness of project portfolio risk management, a portfolio-wide approach is required. Implementing a proactive strategy, this article presents a method based on mathematical optimization to select an ...
  • Women and multiple board memberships: Social capital and institutional pressure 

    Rigolini, Alessandra; Huse, Morten (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2019)
    We show unintended consequences of quota regulations to get women on boards. Board members may have diferent characteristics, and even among women, there are variations. We assume that the characteristics of the board ...
  • The Nature of Positive Body Image: Examining Associations Between Nature Exposure, Self-Compassion, Functionality Appreciation, and Body Appreciation 

    Swami, Viren; Barron, David; Hari, Ranjeev; Grover, Simmy; Smith, Lee; Furnham, Adrian (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2019)
    Previous studies have shown that exposure to natural environments is associated with positive body image, but mechanistic pathways are not fully understood. Here, we tested one possible pathway, namely with self-compassion ...
  • Corporate Governance and Paradoxical Tensions: Leadership Dynamics Through Facet Theory 

    Solomon, Esther; Huse, Morten (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2019)
    Relying on a sample of 841 respondents who are board members of Norwegian firms, this study applied Dr. Guttman’s Facet Theory along with nonmetric multidimensional scaling to propose and empirically test structural ...

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