• M&A on Scandinavian market : evidence of factors for shareholder value creation from acquirer's perspective 

      Dovgan, Viktor (Master thesis, 2017)
      The purpose of this study is comprehensive analysis of drivers of M&A performance by bidders executing acquisitions in Nordic region. Considering mixed results on acquiring companies’ value creation for shareholders in ...
    • Maarud Prosjektgull 

      Pedersen, Håvard Brudevoll; Dreierstad, Solfrid; Nisky, Pia Haugerud (Bachelor thesis, 2020)
      Fører 80 års erfaring med prosjektarbeid automatisk til en høy grad av prosjektmodenhet? Vi har gjennom vår prosjektoppgave forsket på prosjektmodenheten i Maarud. Dette har vi gjort ved hjelp av vår hovedmodell «Project ...
    • Machine Learning: Superior to Traditional Statistical Models in Forecasting Macroeconomic Time-Series? 

      Dorenberg, Helene Sophie; Moen, Margrethe Kristine (Master thesis, 2021)
      This thesis investigates machine learning's potential to forecast the Norwegian GDP, unemployment rate, and in ation on monthly or quarterly, and annual terms. We compare machine learning techniques such as penalised ...
    • Macroeconomic Drivers for M&A Activity: Evidence from Norway 

      Håndstad, Håkon; Solbøe, Filip Borge (Master thesis, 2021)
      This paper investigates whether certain quantitative macroeconomic factors are drivers for takeover activity in Norway, and if so, what effects these variables have on the number of takeovers. Three macroeconomic variables ...
    • Macroeconomic Forecasting with Large Stochastic Volatility in Mean VARs 

      Cross, Jamie L.; Hou, Chenghan; Koop, Gary; Poon, Aubrey (CAMP Working Paper Series;04/2021, Working paper, 2021-06-15)
      Vector autoregressions with stochastic volatility in both the conditional mean and variance are commonly used to estimate the macroeconomic effects of uncertainty shocks. Despite their popularity, intensive computational ...
    • Macroeconomic Fundamentals' Predictability of Currency Returns 

      Tønjum, Trond Daae; Slyngstad, Jan Helge (Master thesis, 2022)
      We study the relationship between macroeconomic fundamentals and currency returns from the perspective of a British investor. To investigate the relationship more closely, we replicate the methodologies presented by Dahlquist ...
    • Macroeconomic risk and stock market anomalies in Norway 

      Javaid, Amina (Master thesis, 2012-05-11)
    • Macroeconomic uncertainty and bank lending 

      Juelsrud, Ragnar E.; Larsen, Vegard H. (CAMP Working Paper Series;05/2022, Working paper, 2022-11)
      We investigate the impact of macro-related uncertainty on bank lending in Norway. We show that an increase in general macroeconomic uncertainty reduces bank lending. Importantly, however, we show that this effect is largely ...
    • Macroeconomic variables and their association to stock market returns in sub-Saharan Africa 

      Cole, Edouard; Dankwah, Isaac Kwakye (Master thesis, 2017)
      The thesis examines the relationship between stock market returns and macroeconomic variables in seventeen countries that are included in the IMF’s definition of Sub-Saharan Africa. The study is conducted using a ...
    • Macroeconomics in the time of the Corona 

      Mehlum, Halvor; Torvik, Ragnar (CAMP Working Paper Series;04/2020, Working paper, 2020-06)
      For a developed market economies, the corona crisis is a new type of crisis, but this crisis has parallels to economies at other times, and to crises at other places. We discuss some mechanisms from the traditional macro ...
    • “Make it or break it during a pandemic”. The role of Transformational Leadership, employee Growth Mindset, Change Readiness and Stress during rapid changes such as a pandemic (COVID-19). 

      Jensen, Kristoffer; Livang, Synne Jørgensen (Master thesis, 2020)
      This study seeks to explore the relationship between transformational leadership and employee’s readiness towards change, and the moderating effect of employee growth mindset. Furthermore, this study aims to look at the ...
    • Making Knowledge Management Research more Scientific, Relevant, and Engaged: A Comparative Study of Academic ECKM Papers. 

      Jevnaker, Birgit Helene; Olaisen, Johan Leif (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2021)
      The purpose is to analyse and compare all the academic papers in the proceedings of the European Conference on Knowledge Management (ECKM) in 2017 (Barcelona), 2018 (Padua), 2019 (Lisbon), and the digital conference in ...
    • Making Knowledge Management Research more Scientific, Relevant, and Engaged: A Comparative Study of Academic ECKM Papers. 

      Jevnaker, Birgit Helene; Olaisen, Johan Leif (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2021)
      The purpose is to analyse and compare all the academic papers in the proceedings of the European Conference on Knowledge Management (ECKM) in 2017 (Barcelona), 2018 (Padua), 2019 (Lisbon), and the digital conference in ...
    • Making managers: a fresh look 

      Kipping, Matthias; Amdam, Rolv Petter Storvik; McGlade, Jacqueline (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2020)
      The idea that institutions at university level should engage in offering courses and programs to prepare people for administrative and managerial positions in commerce and business originally emerged in parallel in several ...
    • Making sense of algorithmic profiling: User perceptions on Facebook 

      Büchi, Moritz; Fosch-Villaronga, Eduard; Lutz, Christoph; Tamò-Larrieux, Aurelia; Velidi, Shruthi (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2021)
      Algorithmic profiling has become increasingly prevalent in many social fields and practices, including finance, marketing, law, cultural consumption and production, and social engagement. Although researchers have begun ...
    • MAN5127 

      Bye, Solveig Bredesen; Røtterud, Marianne; Normann, Jacob Reinholt (Master thesis, 2022)
      Denne trusselvurderingen er en predikativ analyse av sannsynligheten for et terrorangrep utført av Al-Qaida, eller en gruppe med tilknytning til Al-Qaida, mot barnetoget i Oslo 17. mai 2023. Sammen med høyreekstremisme er ...
    • Management challenges in law enforcement: the case of police misconduct and crime 

      Gottschalk, Petter (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2011)
      Purpose: The purpose of this paper is to study police crime, which is defined as crime committed by police employees on duty. Methods: Based on an empirical study of all police court crime cases in Norway for the last ...
    • Management compensation and market timing under portfolio constraints 

      Agarwal, Vikas; Gómez, Juan-Pedro; Priestley, Richard (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2012)
      This paper shows that portfolio constraints have important implications for manage- ment compensation and performance evaluation. In particular, in the presence of portfolio constraints, allowing for benchmarking can be ...
    • Management position as determinant of leadership roles in police districts 

      Glomseth, Rune; Gottschalk, Petter; Hole, Åse Storhaug (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2011)
      The job of a manager consists of several parallel roles. A manager may perceive one role as more important than other roles. The goal of this paper is to present results from a survey of police managers in Norway on ...
    • Managerial action and behaviors that are supportive for knowledge sharing by employees 

      L'Orsa, Martine; Gylvik, Caroline Skadsem (Master thesis, 2017)
      With a changing global environment, there is an increased need for organizations to be able to efficiently and effectively share and use knowledge resources that exists within the firm, to achieve and sustain a competitive ...