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    • Facilitating ambidexterity of efficiency and flexibility in project-based organizations: An exploratory study of organizational antecedents 

      Sun, Xiuxia; Zhu, Fangwei; Sun, Mouxuan; Müller, Ralf Josef; Yu, Miao (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2019)
      Through an exploratory multiple-case study in the context of project-based organizations in China, this study aims to identify the antecedents that facilitate three prevalent types of ambidexterity, namely, structural, ...
    • Facilitating integration and maintaining autonomy: The role of managerial action and interaction in post-acquisition capability transfer 

      Colman, Helene Loe (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2019)
      Through acquisitions, firms can access resources and capabilities they cannot develop on their own. Post-acquisition, a key managerial challenge is balancing the need for integration, to transfer capabilities, with the ...
    • Facing the climate and digital challenge: European energy industry from boom to crisis and transformation 

      Midttun, Atle; Piccini, Proadpran Boonprasurd (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2017)
      This article contributes to the understanding of the current transformation of the energy industry in Europe and the interplay between greening policies and digital technological innovation. It shows how, since the financial ...
    • Factors affecting adult trait Neuroticism in a nationally representative sample 

      Furnham, Adrian; Cheng, Helen (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2017)
      This study explores factors in childhood and adulthood that affect adult trait Neuroticism in a large, nationally representative sample. 5785 participants provided information on family social background measured at birth; ...
    • Factors influencing adult savings and investment: Findings from a nationally representative sample 

      Furnham, Adrian; Cheng, Helen (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2019)
      This study explored a longitudinal data set of over 5766 adults examining factors that influence adult savings and investment. Data were collected at birth, in childhood (at age 11) and adulthood (at ages 33 and 50 yrs) ...
    • Factors influencing the choice of beer: A review 

      Betancur, Maria Isabel; Motoki, Kosuke; Spence, Charles; Velasco, Carlos (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2020)
      Research on those variables that have been shown to influence the consumer’s choice of beer is reviewed. The focus is on the choice of whether to drink beer as opposed to a beverage from another category, and to a greater ...
    • Facts or knowledge? A Review of private internal reports of investigations by Fraud examiners 

      Gottschalk, Petter (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2018)
      The purpose of this article is to reflect on the difference between facts and knowledge, as we suggest that knowledge is facts combined with interpreta-tion, context, and reflection. The distinction is important when ...
    • Fairness, Legitimacy, and the Regulation of Home-Sharing Platforms 

      Newlands, Gemma Elisabeth Marjorie; Lutz, Christoph (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2020)
      Purpose – The purpose of this study is to contribute to current hospitality and tourism research on the sharing economy by studying the under-researched aspects of regulatory desirability, moral legitimacy, and fairness ...
    • Family Ties and Socio-Economic Outcomes in High vs. Low Income Countries 

      Daniele, Gianmarco; Geys, Benny (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2016)
      Alesina and Giuliano (J. Econ. Growth, 15(2), 2010) illustrate that strong family ties lead to lower geographical mobility and reduced labor force participation of young and female individuals. We extend their analysis by ...
    • Får eiere som forventet? Hvordan anbefalingen om styreevaluering gjennomføres i norske børsnoterte selskap 

      Rasmussen, Janicke L. (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2013)
      Undersøkelser om hvordan styreevalueringer gjennomføres viser at det er avvik mellom eiernes forventninger til styreevaluering identifisert gjennom norsk anbefaling for eierstyring og selskapsledelse, og hvordan de ...
    • Fees, Reputation and Information Production in the Credit Rating Industry 

      Bizzotto, Jacopo; Vigier, Adrien Henri (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2020)
      We compare a credit rating agency's incentives to acquire costly information when it is only paid for giving favorable ratings to the corresponding incentives when the agency is paid up-front, i.e., irrespective of the ...
    • Feilbarlige ledere 

      Kvalnes, Øyvind (Journal article, 2010)
      Menneskelig feilbarlighet er en vesentlig utfordring for ledere. Ved å skape toleranse og trygghet for å snakke om feil kan det legges grunnlag for læring i organisasjonen. I operative miljøer vil det være avgjørende å ...
    • Finance and employment: evidence from U.S. banking reforms 

      Boustanifar, Hamid (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2014)
      Economic theory offers competing hypotheses about how the cost and availability of finance influence labor market outcomes. Making use of the U.S. banking reforms between the 1970s and the 1990s as a quasi-natural experiment, ...
    • Financial constraints in search equilibrium: Mortensen Pissarides meet Holmstrom and Tirole 

      Boeri, Tito; Garibaldi, Pietro; Moen, Espen R. (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2018)
      A key lesson from the Great Recession is that firms’ leverage and access to finance are important for hiring and firing decisions. It is now empirically established that bank lending is correlated with employment losses ...
    • Financial density selection 

      Marin, J. Miguel; Sucarrat, Genaro (Journal article, 2015)
      We propose and study simple but flexible methods for density selection of skewed versions of the two most popular density classes in finance, the exponential power distribution and the t distribution. For the first type ...
    • Finding Meaning in a Hopeless Place? The Construction of Meaningfulness in Digital Microwork 

      Kost, Dominique; Fieseler, Christian; Wong, Sut I (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2018)
      New forms of employment centered on the completion of simple and atomized tasks, such as online microwork, raise the question of the possible gratifications that could be derived from such work when compared to more ...
    • Firm-specific advantages: a comprehensive review with a focus on emerging markets 

      Adarkwah, Gilbert Kofi; Petersen Malonæs, Tine (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2020)
      We consolidate and comprehensively review the international business (IB) literature on the firm-specific advantages (FSAs) of emerging market multinational enterprises (EM MNEs). We do so through a systematic examination ...
    • Fiscal fairness as a political argument 

      Mahieu, Bram; Geys, Benny; Heyndels, Bruno (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2017)
      Governments typically apply several tax instruments. The tax choice literature sees the choice among these as depending on the political costs involved. One source of such costs is (horizontal) inequity in the distribution ...
    • Fit for the fight? Illnesses in the Norwegian team in the Vancouver Olympic Games 

      Andersen, Svein S.; Hanstad, Dag Vidar; Rønsen, Ola; Steffen, Kathrin; Engebretsen, Lars (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2011)
      Background: The development of strategies to prevent illnesses before and during Olympic Games provides a basis for improved health and Olympic results. Objective: (1) To document the efficacy of a prevention program on ...
    • Folkefinansiering 

      Heggernes, Tarjei Alvær (Journal article, 2016)
      Folkefinansering kan sees på som et nytt fenomen, men det har sin opprinnelse langt tilbake, og er en form av den kjente norske aktiviteten dugnad. Tilgangen på gode, digitale plattformer har effektivisert denne typen ...