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    • Assignment of project team members to projects: Project managers’ influence strategies in practice 

      Sankaran, Shankar; Vaagaasar, Anne Live; Bekker, Michiel C. (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2019)
      Purpose: The purpose of this paper is to investigate how project managers, influence the assignment of project team members by directly assigning or specifying who they want or by indirectly using lateral influence strategies ...
    • Association between culture and the preference for, and perceptions of, 11 routes of medicine administration: A survey in 21 countries and regions 

      Murdan, Sudaxshina; Wei, Li; van Riet-Nales, Diana A.; Gurmu, Abyot Endale; Usifoh, Stella Folajole; Tăerel, Adriana-Elena; Yıldız-Peköz, Ayca; Krajnović, Dušanka; Azzopardi, Lilian M.; Brock, Tina; Fernandes, Ana I.; dos Santos, André Luis Souza; Anto, Berko Panyin; Vallet, Thibault; Lee, Eunkyung Euni; Jeong, Kyeong Hye; Akel, Marwan; Tam, Eliza; Volmer, Daisy; Douss, Tawfik; Shukla, Sharvari; Yamamura, Shigeo; Lou, Xiaoe; van Riet, Bauke H.G.; Usifoh, Cyril O.; Duwiejua, Mahama; Ruiz, Fabrice; Furnham, Adrian (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2023)
      Medicines can be taken by various routes of administration. These can impact the effects and perceptions of medicines. The literature about individuals' preferences for and perceptions of the different routes of administration ...
    • Association of excessive daytime sleepiness with migraine and headache frequency in the general population 

      Stavem, Knut; Kristiansen, Håvard; Kristoffersen, Espen Saxhaug; Kværner, Kari Jorunn; Russell, Michael Bjørn (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2017)
      Background: Some previous studies have postulated an association between migraine and excessive daytime sleepiness (EDS). This study evaluated the association of EDS with migraine and headache frequency in a general ...
    • Associations between body image, social physique anxiety, and dating anxiety in heterosexual emerging adults 

      Swami, Viren; Robinson, Charlotte; Furnham, Adrian (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2021)
      Studies have suggested that body image is associated with dating anxiety, but are limited by small sample sizes, singular operationalisations of body image, and a lack of consideration of the concurrent effects of social ...
    • Associations between childhood biomedical factors, maternal smoking, personality traits, Body and Mass Index and the prevalence of asthma in adulthood 

      Cheng, Helen; Montgomery, Scott; Treglown, Luke; Furnham, Adrian (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2018)
      Objective: The study set out to investigate socio-economic, biomedical, health and behavioural and psychological factors in childhood and adulthood associated with the prevalence of asthma in adulthood, drawing data from ...
    • Asymmetric effects of monetary policy in regional housing markets 

      Aastveit, Knut Are; Anundsen, André Kallåk (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2021)
      The responsiveness of house prices to monetary policy shocks depends on the nature of the shock—expansionary versus contractionary—and on local housing supply elasticities. These findings are established using a panel of ...
    • Attributional tendencies in cultural explanations of M&A performance 

      Vaara, Eero; Junni, Paulina; Sarala, Riikka, M.; Ehrnrooth, Mats; Koveshnikov, Alexei (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2014)
      This paper focuses on managers' attributions of M&A performance. Our analysis indicates that there is a linear association between performance and attributions to cultural differences, which is moderated by prior experience. ...
    • Audit exemptions and compliance with tax and accounting regulations 

      Downing, Jeff; Langli, John Christian (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2019)
      We examine small firms’ compliance with tax and accounting regulations before and after a change in the threshold for mandatory auditing. Prior to 2011, all Norwegian firms were required to be audited. In 2011, a law change ...
    • Audit Regulations, Audit Market Structure, and Financial Reporting Quality 

      Bleibtreu, Christopher; Stefani, Ulrike (Journal article, 2021)
      In order to reduce the high level of concentration in the market segment of statutory audits of listed companies and to improve audit quality, new audit market regulations have been introduced (e.g., the mandatory rotation ...
    • Authenticity and the Sharing Economy 

      Bucher, Eliane; Fieseler, Christian; Fleck, Matthes; Lutz, Christoph (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2018)
      Based on a qualitative interview-study as well as on a quantitative survey among users of the room sharing platform Airbnb, we show that situational closeness between sharing economy consumers and providers may prompt ...
    • Automated General-to-Specific (GETS) Regression Modeling and Indicator Saturation for Outliers and Structural Breaks 

      Pretis, Felix; Reade, J James; Sucarrat, Genaro (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2018)
      This paper provides an overview of the R package gets, which contains facilities for automated general-to-specific (GETS) modeling of the mean and variance of a regression, and indicator saturation (IS) methods for the ...
    • 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. ...
    • Balancing vertical and horizontal leadership in projects: Empirical studies from Australia, Canada, Norway and Sweden 

      Drouin, Nathalie; Müller, Ralf; Sankaran, Shankar; Vaagaasar, Anne Live (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2018)
      Purpose The purpose of this paper is twofold: to identify how horizontal leaders (within project teams) execute their leadership task in the context of balanced leadership; and to pinpoint scenarios that can occur when ...
    • Bargaining Complexity and the Duration of Government Formation: Evidence from Flemish Municipalities 

      Blockmans, Tom; Geys, Benny; Heyndels, Bruno; Mahieu, Bram (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2016)
      Government formation processes have attracted a substantial amount of scholarly attention. Yet, only few scholars try to explain the duration of government formations. This article extends the latter literature by examining ...
    • Be Careful What You Wish for: Mapping Nordic Cultural Communication Practices Values in the Management Game of Communication 

      Warner-Søderholm, Gillian; Cooper, Charles J (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2016)
      Whether executives are sharing their organization’s strategy goals, financial projections, marketing initiatives, crisis management, or perhaps disseminating HRM issues, culture-with regard to differing ways of ...
    • Being Unemployed in the Age of Social Media 

      Feuls, Miriam; Fieseler, Christian; Suphan, Anne; Meckel, Miriam (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2016)
      This article reports the results of a stratified sample survey of 2414 unemployed individuals in Germany regarding Internet usage, accompanied by a small sample of qualitative interviews and time-use diaries. The Internet ...
    • Beliefs about personal change 

      Furnham, Adrian; Sherman, Ryne A. (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2023)
      In all, 510 Europeans completed an online questionnaire rating their beliefs about personal change, including the established Dweck Mindset measure. Their ratings of 27 characteristics from BMI to sexual preference factored ...
    • Beliefs about the causes and cures of depression 

      Furnham, Adrian; Ritchie, William; Lay, Alixe (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2016)
      Aims: To test whether the group would recognise both vignettes with having depression and that the favoured cure would be Psychotherapy/Talking Cure. Method: In all, 320 adults completed a two-part questionnaire. In ...
    • Belonging at work: the experiences, representations and meanings of belonging. 

      Filstad, Cathrine; Traavik, Laura E. Mercer; Gorli, Mara (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2019)
      Purpose This paper explores what belonging is through the represented experience of people at work. Our aim is to investigate employees’ interpretations of belonging at work and its interrelation with the material, ...
    • Benchmarking of Singapore maritime cluster: the role of cluster facilitators 

      Osman, Shahrin; Sundarakani, Balan; Reve, Torger (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2021)
      Purpose This article analyses the role of cluster facilitators in the Singapore maritime cluster. Singapore has been recognised for its pro-business policies and its ability to attract international shipping companies to ...