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    • Can active follow-ups and carrots make eco-driving stick? Findings from a controlled experiment among truck drivers in Norway 

      Pinchasik, Daniel Ruben; Hovi, Inger Beate; Bø, Eirill; Mjøsund, Christian S. (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2021)
      This article presents results from a randomized controlled eco-driving experiment with differential treatment between two groups of truck drivers in Norway. Using data from in-vehicle devices, we investigate whether ...
    • Can an SME become a global corporate citizen? Evidence from a case study 

      Høivik, Heidi von Weltzien; Melé, Domènec (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2009)
      Global Corporate Citizenship (GCC) continues to become increasingly popular in large corporations. However, this concept has rarely been considered in small and medium size enterprises (SMEs). A case study of a Norwegian ...
    • Can children's instructional gameplay activity be used as a predictive indicator of reading skills? 

      Thomson, Jennifer Marie; Foldnes, Njål; Uppstad, Per Henning; Njå, Morten Bergsten; Solheim, Oddny Judith; Lundetræ, Kjersti (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2020)
      For children who may face reading difficulties, early intervention is a societal priority. However, early intervention requires early detection. While much research has approached the issue of identification through measuring ...
    • Can engagement go awry and lead to burnout? The moderating role of the perceived motivational climate 

      Nerstad, Christina G. L.; Wong, Sut I; Richardsen, Astrid Marie (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2019)
      In this study, we propose that when employees become too engaged, they may become burnt out due to resource depletion. We further suggest that this negative outcome is contingent upon the perceived motivational psychological ...
    • Can exit prizes induce lame ducks to shirk less? Experimental evidence 

      Helland, Leif; Hovi, Jon; Monkerud, Lars Christian (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2012)
      Elected representatives serving their final period face only weak incentives to provide costly effort. However, overlapping generations (OLG) models suggest that exit prizes sustained by trigger strategies can induce ...
    • Can Western interorganizational governance mechanisms be applied to a guanxi-based market? 

      Lu, Ren; Ma, Jing (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2011)
      Purpose — The emergence of “interorganizational marketing” as a hot topic leads to one key question: can interorganizational governance mechanisms (socialization, incentives, and monitoring) offered by marketing theory be ...
    • Capital Structure of Foreign Direct Investments: A Transaction Cost Analysis 

      Rygh, Asmund; Benito, Gabriel R. G. (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2018)
      Transaction cost theory (TCT) plays a major role in theorizing about the boundaries of the multinational enterprise (MNE), and is increasingly being applied to intra-MNE governance. We apply TCT to capital structure decisions ...
    • Career success across the globe: Insights from the 5C project 

      Mayrhofer, Wolfgang; Briscoe, Jon P.; Hall, Douglas; Dickmann, Michael; Dries, Nicky; Dysvik, Anders; Kaše, Robert; Parry, Emma; Unite, Julie (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2016)
    • Careers in context: An international study of career goals as mesostructure between societies' career‐related human potential and proactive career behaviour 

      Andresen, Maike; Apospori, Eleni; Gunz, Hugh; Suzanne, Pamela Agata; Taniguchi, Mami; Lysova, Evgenia I.; Adeleye, Ifedapo; Babalola, Olusegun; Bagdadli, Silvia; Bakuwa, Rhoda; Milikic, Biljana Bogicevic; Bosak, Janine; Briscoe, Jon P.; Cha, Jong-Seok; Chudzikowski, Katharina; Cotton, Richard; Dello Russo, Silvia; Dickmann, Michael; Dries, Nicky; Dysvik, Anders; Eggenhofer-Rehart, Petra; Zhangfeng, Fei; Ferencikova, Sonia; Gianecchini, Martina; Gubler, Martin; Hackett, Denisa; Hall, Douglas T; Jepsen, Denise; Çakmak-Otluoglu, Kadriye Övgü; Kaše, Robert; Khapova, Svetlana; Kim, Najung; Lazarova, Mila; Lehmann, Philip; Madero, Sergio; Mandel, Debbie; Mayrhofer, Wolfgang; Mishra, Sushanta Kumar; Naito, Chikae; Nikodijevic, Ana D.; Parry, Emma; Reichel, Astrid; Rozo Posada, Paula Liliana; Saher, Noreen; Saxena, Richa (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2019)
      Careers exist in a societal context that offers both constraints and opportunities for career actors. Whereas most studies focus on proximal individual and/or organisational‐level variables, we provide insights into how ...
    • Carry trades, order flow, and the forward bias puzzle 

      Breedon, Francis; Rime, Dagfinn; Vitale, Paolo (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2016)
      We investigate the relation between foreign exchange (FX) order ow and the forward bias. We outline a decomposition of the forward bias according to which a negative correlation between interest rate di erentials and ...
    • Caught in the middle: buying from markets and selling to networks 

      Abrahamsen, Morten H.; Håkansson, Håkan (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2015)
      The purpose of this paper is to look at how relationships between buyers and sellers are affected when on the supply side the most important resource is available only through a trading system created from a market ...
    • Causal effects of paternity leave on children and parents 

      Cools, Sara; Fiva, Jon H.; Kirkebøen, Lars J. (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2015)
      Reserving a share of the parental leave period for fathers is considered necessary for inducing fathers to take leave, and for men's increased participation in child-rearing. We investigate how a parental leave reform ...
    • CEO Dividend Protection 

      Zhang, Danielle (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2018)
      This paper studies CEO dividend protection, an important element in the executive compensation package that protect CEOs’ compensation from stock price drops due to dividend payments. First, I show that there is large ...
    • Chairman of the board incarcerated for white-collar crime after bankruptcy: What does his autobiography tell us about convenience? 

      Gottschalk, Petter (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2019)
      Some members of the upper echelon in society violate laws whenever they feel necessary. They have access to resources to commit and conceal financial crime while they deny the guilty mind. Autobiographies by convicted ...
    • Changing practice through boundary organizing: a case from medical R&D 

      Mørk, Bjørn E.; Hoholm, Thomas; Maaninen-Olsson, Eva; Aanestad, Margunn (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2012)
      This article contributes to our understanding of practices in innovating organizations. Previous studies have demonstrated how breakthroughs in knowledge may fail to be translated into practices if they are not aligned ...
    • Characteristics of financial crime investigation reports by fraud examiners 

      Gottschalk, Petter (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2014)
      The activity of private investigations by fraud examiners is a business of lawyers, auditors and other professionals who investigate suspicions of financial crime by white-collar criminals. This article presents results ...
    • Characteristics of white-collar criminals: a Norwegian study 

      Filstad, Cathrine; Gottschalk, Petter (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2012)
      This article addresses the following research question: What are the characteristics of white-collar criminals in Norway? Our research is based on data from articles in Norwegian financial newspapers for one year were a ...
    • Childhood Cognitive Ability Predicts Adult Financial Well-Being 

      Furnham, Adrian; Cheng, Helen (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2017)
      This study set out to investigate to what extent childhood cognitive ability, along with personality traits, education and occupational status, as well as marital status influence adult financial success. Data were drawn ...
    • Childhood heart problems, adulthood emotional stability, and sex associated with self-report heart conditions in adulthood 

      Cheng, Helen; Montgomery, Scott; Green, Andy; Furnham, Adrian (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2019)
      The present study investigated biomedical, social, and psychological factors associated with self-reported heart conditions in adulthood in a British cohort. In total, 5697 (50.7% males) participants with data on parental ...
    • 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 ...