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    • Early indicators of self-esteem in teenagers: Findings from a nationally representative sample 

      Cheng, Helen; Furnham, Adrian (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2017)
      This study explored a longitudinal data set of 3096 British sixteen year olds with data collected in 1970, 1980, and 1986. It examined how parental social status at birth; intelligence, locus of control and behavioural ...
    • Econometric vs artmap prediction of economic choice 

      Mengov, George; Georgiev, Nicolay (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2013)
      Forecasting economic behaviour is an important problem with practical implications for a number of scienti c disciplines, including microeconomics, macroeconomics, marketing and economic psychology. The ability to ...
    • Economic and Political Foundations of Local Tax Structures: An Empirical Investigation of Flemish Municipalities’ Tax Mix 

      Geys, Benny; Revelli, Federico (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2011)
      Building on the revenue structure theory developed by Hettich and Winer (1984, 1988, 1999), this paper is the first to investigate the economic and political determinants of local tax mix choices. We thereby use panel data ...
    • Economic and social leader-member exchange relationships 

      Kuvaas, Bård; Buch, Robert; Dysvik, Anders; Hærem, Thorvald (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2012)
      This exploratory study investigated the link between economic and social leader-member exchange relationships and follower work performance and organizational citizenship behavior. Instead of viewing exchange relationships ...
    • Economic consequences of the German occupation of Norway, 1940-1945 

      Espeli, Harald (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2013)
      Since the liberation of German occupation 1940-45 an important national narrative has been the far-reaching exploitation and destruction of the Norwegian economy by the occupant. The scholarly basis for this narrative was ...
    • Economic Integration, Corporate Tax Incidence and Fiscal Compensation 

      Exbrayat, Nelly; Geys, Benny (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2016)
      Higher corporate taxes are often argued to depress wages (a tax incidence effect), while higher wages may require compensation via lower corporate tax rates (a fiscal compensation effect). Yet, existing empirical evidence ...
    • Editor, executive and entrepreneur: strategic paradoxes in the digital age 

      Lillegraven, Tor-Bøe; Wilberg, Erik (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2016)
      To survive in today’s increasingly complex business environments, firms must embrace strategic paradoxes: contradictory yet interrelated objectives that persist over time. This can be one of toughest of all leadership ...
    • Editorial: a new dawn for qualitative service research 

      Witell, Lars; Holmlund, Maria; Gustafsson, Anders (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2020)
      Abstract Purpose The purpose of this study is to highlight the role of qualitative research in service research. This study discusses what qualitative research is, what role it has in service research and what interest, ...
    • Educated mothers, healthy infants: the impact of a school reform on the birth weight of Norwegian infants 1967-2005 

      Grytten, Jostein Ivar; Skau, Irene; Sørensen, Rune Jørgen (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2014)
      Birth weight is an important predictor of health and success in later life. Little is known about the effect of mothers’ education on birth weight. A few causal analyses have been done, but they show conflicting results. ...
    • Educational achievement and traits emotional stability and agreeableness as predictors of the occurrence of backache in adulthood 

      Cheng, Helen; Green, Andy; Chapman, Benjamin P.; Treglown, Luke; Furnham, Adrian (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2017)
      This study investigated the associations between psychological as well as social factors in childhood and adulthood and the occurrence of adulthood back pain in a longitudinal birth cohort study. The analytic sample comprises ...
    • Effect of directness of exposure and trauma type on Mental Health Literacy of PTSD 

      Lee, Cheuk Yan; Furnham, Adrian; Merritt, Christopher (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2017)
      Background: Research has demonstrated that Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) is one of the most widely recognized mental disorders (Furnham & Lousley, 2012), but recognition is affected by trauma type (Merritt et al., ...
    • Effects of COVID-19 on Business and Research 

      Donthu, Naveen; Gustafsson, Anders (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2020)
      The COVID-19 outbreak is a sharp reminder that pandemics, like other rarely occurring catastrophes, have happened in the past and will continue to happen in the future. Even if we cannot prevent dangerous viruses from ...
    • Effects of monitoring costs on real options analysis 

      Bukhvalova, Barbara A.; Bukhvalov, Alexander (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2011)
      This paper is the first to analyze importance of monitoring costs in real options analysis. Monitoring costs, in this context, are tied to the process of making key investment or management decisions. Monitoring costs ...
    • The effects of noise control in coffee tasting experiences 

      Bravo-Moncayo, Luis; Reinoso-Carvalho, Felipe; Velasco, Carlos (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2020)
      The present research investigates the general effect of auditory noise control in individual’s eating and drinking experiences. In particular, the study applied passive vs active commercial headphone noise control techniques ...
    • Effekter av ny leasingsstandard IFRS 16 for børsnoterte foretak i Norge 

      Stenheim, Tonny; Mesrobian, Harutjun; Moen, Kjetil Tveit (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2018)
      Denne artikkelen forsøker å illustrere effekten på resultat, balanse og sentrale forholdstall ved implementering av ny regnskapsstandard for leieavtaler IFRS 16. Denne standarden skiller ikke lenger mellom finansielle ...
    • EGARCH models with fat tails, skewness and leverage 

      Harvey, Andrew; Sucarrat, Genaro (Journal article, 2015)
      An EGARCH model in which the conditional distribution is heavy- tailed and skewed is proposed. The properties of the model, including unconditional moments, autocorrelations and the asymptotic distribu- tion of the ...
    • Eksamensfusk ved universiteter og høyskoler 

      Unneberg, Inge (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2012)
      Gjennom nye eksamensformer og med stadig økende nettpublisering av artik-ler, studentoppgaver mv. oppstår stadig nye faktiske utfordringer og rettslige spørsmål. Artikkelen tar sikte på å bidra til avklaring av de fleste ...
    • Elections and Selfishness 

      Bjorvatn, Kjetil; Galle, Simon; Berge, Lars Ivar Oppedal; Miguel, Edward; Posner, Daniel; Tungodden, Bertil; Zhang, Kelly (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2021)
      Elections affect the division of resources in society and are occasions for political elites to make appeals rooted in voters' self-interest. Hence, elections may erode altruistic norms and cause people to behave more ...
    • Electoral agency in the lab: learning to throw out the rascals 

      Helland, Leif; Monkerud, Lars Christian (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2013)
      Models of electoral agency address the levels of discipline and selec- tion that voters can acheive in elections. The models are demanding in terms of individual belief-formation and consistency of behavior. We investigate ...
    • Elektroniske offentlige tjenester: En studie av folks holdninger til og erfaringer med teknologi 

      Andreassen, Tor W.; Olsen, Line Lervik; Calabretta, Giulia (Journal article, 2010)
      Kan økt bruk av selvbetjeningsteknologi være en løsning som reduserer offentlige utgifter, øker brukertilfredsheten og fristiller varme hender? Det høres kanskje for godt ut til å være sant, men svaret er ja. I ...