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    • Unconstrained Cholesky-based parametrization of correlation matrices 

      van Oest, Rutger Daniel (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2019)
      Parameter estimation is relatively complicated for models containing correlation matrices, because the elements of correlation matrices are heavily constrained. We put forward a Cholesky-based parametrization that is easy ...
    • Understanding Cultural Factors which Affect Women Serving on Boards of Directors 

      Nguyen, Hanh Thi Hai; Bertsch, Andy; Warner-Søderholm, Gillian; Ondracek, Jim (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2017)
      This study explores the cultural factors that act as antecedents to women serving on boards of directors all over the world.We extend the theory proposed by several researchers before (e.g., Warner-Soderholm et al., 2016; ...
    • Understanding Knowledge Hiding in Organizations 

      Connelly, Catherine; Černe, Matej; Dysvik, Anders; Škerlavaj, Miha (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2019)
      In our introduction to this special issue on understanding knowledge hiding in organizations, we provide some context to how and why this phenomenon should be studied. We then describe the five articles that comprise the ...
    • Understanding the governance of urban water services from an institutional logics perspective 

      Franco Torres, Manuel; Kvålshaugen, Ragnhild; Ugarelli, Rita Maria (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2021)
      In recent decades, the urban water sector has experienced accelerating social complexity that derives from conflicting goals and beliefs, making the sustainability of the sector primarily a governance issue. However, ...
    • Understanding the relationship people in their early adulthood have to small-town news and paywalls 

      Olsen, Ragnhild Kristine (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2020)
      Within the context of a high-choice, digital media environment, this study explores how people in their early adulthood perceive the value of news from the small town where they reside and their attitude towards paying for ...
    • Underveis: Menns og kvinners lederkarrierer 

      Colbjørnsen, Tom; Knudsen, Knud (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2018)
      I denne artikkelen undersøkes hvordan mannlige og kvinnelige lederes karrierer preges av stiavhengighet, ulike karrieredrivere og generasjonsforskjeller. Analysen er dels basert på paneldata fra AFFs lederundersøkelser, ...
    • Unfairness by Design? The Perceived Fairness of Digital Labor on Crowdworking Platforms 

      Fieseler, Christian; Bucher, Eliane; Hoffmann, Christian Pieter (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2017)
      Based on a qualitative survey among 203 US workers active on the microwork platform Amazon Mechanical Turk, we analyze potential biases embedded in the institutional setting provided by on-demand crowdworking platforms and ...
    • Varsling som aktuelt fenomen i Norge 

      Matthiesen, Stig Berge (Journal article, 2018)
      Artikkelen setter dagsorden for valget av varsling som tema. Først skisseres samfunnsaktuelle problemstillinger fra den siste tid, detter gjennomgås aktuelle endringer i lovverket og så presenteres kort de ulike bidragene ...
    • Verdiskapende kommunikasjon i endringsprosesser: Et bedriftseksempel fra en avdeling i Statoil 

      Olaisen, Johan; Revang, Øivind; Rosendahl, Tom (Journal article, 2018)
      Statoils konsernstrategi for 2010 var at alle avdelingene skulle endres fra matriseorganisering til nettverksorganisering i en dynamisk virtuell organisasjon. Dette skulle medføre at alle operasjoner i Statoil ble integrerte ...
    • Vi kan ikke spise algoritmer 

      Garnes, Åge; Heggernes, Tarjei Alvær (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2019)
      Industri 4.0 har blitt lansert som betegnelse på den neste teknologiske revolusjonen. Den aktuelle utviklingen innebærer at algoritmer bygges inn i det meste av våre materielle omgivelser. Alt blir digitalisert og kan ...
    • VIEWPOINT: GETTING YOUR QUALITATIVE SERVICE RESEARCH 

      Holmlund, Maria; Witell, Lars; Gustafsson, Anders (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2020)
      A manuscript that uses the right quotes to illustrate an interesting phenomenon allows the reader to get close and personal with the informants and events that inspired the researcher(s). This intimacy means that the reader ...
    • Vision (im)possible? The effects of in-store signage on customers’ visual attention 

      Otterbring, Tobias; Wästlund, Erik; Gustafsson, Anders; Shams, Poja (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2014)
      We used two eye-tracking field experiments to investigate the extent to which in-store signage is used during navigation and decision making, and how the viewing of signage influences customers’ visual attention and choice ...
    • Wage expenditures and sporting success: An analysis of Norwegian and Swedish football 2010-2013 

      Madsen, Dag Øivind; Stenheim, Tonny; Hansen, Steffen Boas; Zagheri, Ali; Grønseth, Bjørn Ove (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2018)
      This study examines the relationship between wage expenditures and sporting success in Norwegian and Swedish football. While previous studies have shown a strong correlation between wage expenditures and sporting success, ...
    • Wages and Human Capital in Finance: International Evidence, 1970-2011 

      Boustanifar, Hamid; Grant, Everett; Reshef, Ariell (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2018)
      We study the allocation and compensation of human capital in the finance industry in a set of developed economies in 1970–2011. Finance relative wages generally increase—but not in all countries, and to varying degrees. ...
    • "Want to" Versus "Have to": Intrinsic and Extrinsic Motivators as Predictors of Compliance Behavior Intention 

      Hofeditz, Marcel; Nienaber, Ann-Marie; Dysvik, Anders; Schewe, Gerhard (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2017)
      “Worthless,” “money burning,” or “black holes” is how media and professionals describe compliance practices today. Practitioners are unenthusiastic ab out con-trol systems, codes of conducts, and systems for compliance ...
    • Waste separation: a study among university students in the Netherlands. 

      Árnadóttir, Augusta; Kok, Gerjo; van Gils, Suzanne; Ten Hoor, Gill (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2019)
      Recycling waste is important to reduce the production of greenhouse gasses. The aim of this project was to understand determinants of cafeteria waste separation behavior among university students. First, the determinants ...
    • Weakening trade union power: New forms of employment relations. The case of the Norwegian Air Shuttle 

      Moen, Eli (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2017)
      For the past two decades – and in particular after the 2008 crisis – atypical employment has expanded across Europe. The crisis led to increased demand for more flexible labour markets, and thus atypical employment became ...
    • What Do We Value Most In Schools? An Empirical Study of Stakeholders’ Preference Rankings of School Attributes 

      Hassan, Mamdouh; Geys, Benny (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2017)
      Objectives A key question in education policy as well as individuals’ school choice involves the characteristics of schools we value most. It is thereby important to understand any heterogeneity in parents’, teachers’, ...
    • What drives sound symbolism? Different acoustic cues underlie sound-size and sound-shape mappings 

      Knöferle, Klemens; Li, Jixing; Maggioni, Emanuela; Spence, Charles (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2017)
      Sound symbolism refers to the non-arbitrary mappings that exist between phonetic properties of speech sounds and their meaning. Despite there being an extensive literature on the topic, the acoustic features and psychological ...
    • When Does the Family Govern the Family Firm? 

      Bøhren, Øyvind; Stacescu, Bogdan; Almli, Line; Søndergaard, Kathrine (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2019)
      We find that the controlling family holds both the chief executive officer and chair positions in 79% of Norwegian family firms. The family holds more governance positions when it owns large stakes in small, profitable, ...