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    • Correlates of Adult Vocabulary Task Performance: Findings from a British Cohort 

      Cheng, Helen; Furnham, Adrian (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2019)
      This study explored a longitudinal data set of 4361 adults (2119 males and 2239 females) to examine factors that influence adult vocabulary task performance. Data were collected at birth, in childhood (age 10 years), during ...
    • Correlates of Conscientiousness: Findings from the Millennium Cohort Study 

      Furnham, Adrian; Cheng, Helen (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2023)
      This study explored correlates of the trait Conscientiousness drawing on longitudinal data from the Millennium Cohort Study (MCS), with a sample of 7,436 mothers. Data were collected when participants’ children were born ...
    • Correlates of Self-Assessed Creativity 

      Furnham, Adrian (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2023)
      The aim of this study was to examine demographic, ideological, and personality trait correlates of self-assessed creativity. A large group (N = 1,299) of adults estimated their creativity score on a 100-point scale. This ...
    • Correlates of Self-Assessed Optimism 

      Furnham, Adrian; Robinson, Charlotte (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2023)
      What are the bright- and dark-side personality trait, ideological belief, and mind-set correlates of self-assessed optimism? This paper reports on four studies, with a total N > 2000. In each, participants rated to what ...
    • Correlations Between Personality, Affective and Filial Self-Efficacy Beliefs, and Psychological Well-Being in a Sample of Italian Adolescents. 

      Furnham, Adrian; Tommasi, Marco; Grassi, Paola; Balsamo, Michela; Picconi, Laura; Saggino, Aristide (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2018)
      Adolescence is a critical period for the emergence of a balanced personality in adults. Extraversion, neuroticism, and affective self-efficacy beliefs in emotion regulation showed to be good predictors of psychological ...
    • Counsellors' need of social support 

      Glasø, Lars; Vie, Tina Løkke; Matthiesen, Stig Berge (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2017)
      The present study investigates the impact of social support on mental health among Norwegian counsellors. Data were collected by means of anonymous self-report questionnaires addressing central aspects of the counsellors’ ...
    • Counterfeit brand logos: On the importance of first and last letters of a brand name 

      Pathak, Abhishek; Velasco, Carlos; Calvert, Gemma (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2019)
      Purpose Counterfeiting is a menace in the emerging markets and many successful brands are falling prey to it. Counterfeit brands not only deceive consumers but also fuel a demand for lower priced replicas, both of which ...
    • Covariance Model Simulation Using Regular Vines 

      Grønneberg, Steffen; Foldnes, Njål (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2017)
      We propose a new and flexible simulation method for non-normal data with user-specified marginal distributions, covariance matrix and certain bivariate dependencies. The VITA (VIne To Anything) method is based on regular ...
    • Covid-19 blant gjestearbeidere i Norge 

      Hunting, Martin Henrik; Hjort, Ingrid; Gjefsen, Hege Marie (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2023)
      Gjestearbeidere i Norge er en gruppe vi har lite kunnskap om, til tross for at de i perioder av et normalår utgjør nesten 4 % av alle sysselsatte. Under pandemien har denne gruppen vært gjenstand for kraftige smitteverntiltak, ...
    • The COVID-19 pandemic and family business performance 

      Miroshnychenko, Ivan; Vocalelli, Giorgio; De Massis, Alfredo; Grassi, Stefano; Ravazzolo, Francesco (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2023)
      This study examines the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on corporate financial performance using a unique, cross-country, and longitudinal sample of 3350 listed firms worldwide. We find that the financial performance of ...
    • COVID-19 Vaccination: Conspiracy Theories, Demography, Ideology, and Personality Disorders 

      Haakonsen, Jon Magnus F; Furnham, Adrian (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2023)
      Objectives: To understand the role of personal experience, religious and political beliefs as well as conspiracy theory beliefs on the acceptance of COVID-19 vaccination. Method: Just under 400 adults completed online ...
    • covsim: An R Package for Simulating Non-normal Data for Structural Equation Models Using Copulas 

      Grønneberg, Steffen; Foldnes, Njål; Marcoulides, Katerina (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2022)
      In factor analysis and structural equation modeling non-normal data simulation is traditionally performed by specifying univariate skewness and kurtosis together with the target covariance matrix. However, this leaves ...
    • Crafting one's job to take charge of role overload: When proactivity requires adaptivity across levels 

      Solberg, Elizabeth; Wong, Sut I (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2016)
      The present study investigates employees' job crafting behavior in the context of perceived role overload, and identifies employees' perceived ability to deal with work change (i.e., “perceived adaptivity”) and leaders' ...
    • Creating brand engagement through in-store gamified customer experiences 

      Högberg, Johan; Ramberg, Marcus Olsson; Gustafsson, Anders; Wästlund, Erik (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2019)
      The purpose of this study is to understand how gamification contributes to customers’ value creation in a retail context and how this value creation relates to brand engagement. The study builds on a field experiment using ...
    • Creating points of opportunity in sustainability transitions: Reflective interventions in inter-organizational collaboration 

      Eikelenboom, Manon; van marrewijk, Alfons (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2023)
      This paper addresses the lack of attention for the behaviours and agency of actors in organizations in the sustainability transitions literature by focussing on practices of inter-organizational collaboration in the ...
    • Creative workspaces - a fad or making real impact? 

      De Paoli, Donatella; Ropo, Arja (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2017)
      Purpose The purpose of this paper is to explore the current trend of designing workspaces to foster creativity. The paper brings forth themes that seem to be connected with the so-called ‘creative workspaces’. The paper ...
    • Creative, Performing Artists: Copyright for Performers 

      Eidsvold-Tøien, Irina (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2017)
    • Creativity, innovation, and the production of wealth 

      Sogner, Knut (Chapter, 2018-02)
      This chapter offers an historic introduction to the broad field of innovation studies with an eye towards ethical matters. Four fundamental issues are highlighted. In the first section, I delineate how the concept of ...
    • CREDIT RATING AND DEBT CRISES 

      Holden, Steinar; Natvik, Gisle James; Vigier, Adrien Henri (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2018)
      We develop an equilibrium theory of credit rating in the presence of rollover risk. By influencing rational creditors, ratings affect sovereigns' probability of default, which in turn affects ratings. Our analysis reveals ...
    • Crossing borders and expanding modal shift measures: effects on mode choice and emissions from freight transport in the Nordics 

      Pinchasik, Daniel Ruben; Hovi, Inger Beate; Mjøsund, Christian S.; Grønland, Stein Erik; Fridell, Erik; Jerksjö, Martin (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2020)
      Considering the underachievement on modal shift and environmental objectives for freight transport, scholars and policy makers recurrently ask how more road freight can be shifted to rail and waterborne transport. The ...