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    • Labor conflicts in the Toronto construction industry, 1968?1973. A crossroads of ethnic issues, business innovations, class struggle, and union action 

      Agnoletto, Stefano (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2019)
      This article concerns a case study in labor history which represents an interesting example of union action in a workers’ community characterized by intersections between ethnic and class belonging. The focus of the ...
    • Labor income, relative wealth concerns, and the cross section of stock returns 

      Gómez, Juan-Pedro; Priestley, Richard; Zapatero, Fernando (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2016)
      The finance literature documents a relation between labor income and the cross-section of stock returns. One possible explanation for this is the hedg-ing decisions of investors with relative wealth concerns. This implies ...
    • Lack of ear care knowledge in nursing homes 

      Solheim, Jorunn; Shiryaeva, Olga; Kværner, Kari Jorunn (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2016)
      Background: Rising life expectancy means an increase in the number of elderly people with hearing loss in the population. Many elderly people live in nursing homes, with varying care needs. A substantial proportion of these ...
    • Language use by two newly elected French presidents: Jacques Chirac and Nicolas Sarkozy 

      Selmer, Terje (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2011)
      The aim of this paper is to compare Jacques Chirac’s ten most frequently used words - nouns and adjectives - during the months that followed his inauguration as French president in 1995 with Nicolas Sarkozy’s use of the ...
    • Large classes: Better results with blended learning 

      Wilberg, Erik (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2016)
      This study shows that adding blended learning elements in a large classroom course has a positive impact on students’ perception of the course, which leads to better course evaluations as well as betterlearning results. ...
    • 'Large' versus 'Small' Players: A Closer Look at the Dynamics of Speculative Attacks 

      Bjønnes, Geir Høidal; Holden, Steinar; Rime, Dagfinn; Solheim, Haakon O. Aa (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2014)
      What is the role of “large players” (e.g., hedge funds) in speculative attacks? Recent work suggests that large players move early to induce smaller agents to attack. However, many observers argue that large players move ...
    • Leader self-efficacy and role ambiguity and follower leader-member exchange 

      Kuvaas, Bård; Buch, Robert (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2019)
      Purpose The purpose of this paper is to investigate whether leader self-efficacy and leader role ambiguity are related to follower leader-member exchange (LMX). In addition, the authors examine whether the relationship ...
    • Leader-member exchange relationships and follower outcomes: The mediating role of perceiving goals as invariable 

      Kuvaas, Bård; Buch, Robert (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2018)
      In the present study, we investigated whether perceiving goals as invariable mediated the link between leader‐member exchange (LMX) relationships and role overload, turnover intention, and work performance. Perceiving goals ...
    • Leaders and followers: European pre-understanding and prejudice in the Greek financial crisis 

      Haran, Francis (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2015)
      Drawing upon the principles of hermeneutics, Intercultural Communication analysts maintain that in meetings between cultures, understanding requires pre-understanding. Hans-Georg Gadamer, a central figure in modern ...
    • Leadership roles in police service management and occupational culture 

      Gottschalk, Petter (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2011)
      The purpose of this paper is to present results from a survey of police managers in Norway on leadership roles and occupational culture. A total of eighteen police personnel values for occupational culture were applied in ...
    • Leading by example: Values-based strategy to instill ethical conduct 

      Nygaard, Arne; Biong, Harald; Silkoset, Ragnhild; Kidwell, Roland E. (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2017)
      Years of research clearly shows that relying on traditional organizational power bases is not effective when companies want to promote business ethics and performance. It is not only that the use of legitimate power to ...
    • Leaning Against The Credit Cycle 

      Natvik, Gisle James; Gelain, Paolo; Lansing, Kevin (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2018)
      How should a central bank act to stabilize the ratio of debt over gross domestic product (GDP)? We show how the persistent nature of household debt shapes the answer to this question. In environments where households repay ...
    • Learning about analysts 

      Rudiger, Jesper; Vigier, Adrien Henri (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2019)
      We examine an analyst with career concerns making cheap talk recommendations to a sequence of traders, each of whom possesses private information concerning the analyst's ability. The recommendations of the analyst influence ...
    • Learning and Knowledge as Interrelations between CoPs and NoPs 

      Filstad, Cathrine (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2014)
      Purpose – The purpose of our study is to investigate the characteristics and interrelations between informal communities of practice and formal networks of practice and its consequences for learning and new knowledge at ...
    • Learning how to lead police investigations 

      Nilsen, Jon-Andre; Aaserud, Terje; Filstad, Cathrine (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2018)
      The aim of this article was to investigate how police investigation leaders learn leadership and whether the facilitation of learning activities and learning methods might bridge the well-known gap between teaching and ...
    • Learning to learn differently 

      Olsen, Trude Høgvold; Glad, Tone; Filstad, Cathrine (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2018)
      Purpose:This paper aims to investigate whether the formal and informal learning patterns of community health-care nurses changed in the wake of a reform that altered their work by introducing new patient groups, and to ...
    • Ledelse av samfunnsansvar (CSR): hva ønsker de ansatte? 

      Ditlev-Simonsen, Caroline D.; Wenstøp, Fred (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2013)
      Bedrifters samfunnsengasjement blir stadig viktigere, og Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) og støtte til ideelle formål blir stadig vanligere. De ansatte er en av bedriftens viktigste interessenter, men spørsmålet er ...
    • Ledelse gjennom kommunikasjon 

      Farbrot, Audun (Journal article, 2018)
      Ledelsesteorier forteller lite om hva ledere kan gjøre for å få medarbeidere til å gjøre det de skal. God lederkommunikasjon kan være en del av løsningen. Ledelse kan bare utøves gjennom kommunikasjon. Uten kommunikasjon, ...
    • Ledelse, lønnsomhet og etikk gjennom eksemplets makt 

      Biong, Harald; Nygaard, Arne; Silkoset, Ragnhild (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2013)
      Bedriftseiere forventer at bedriftsledere leverer en solid bunnlinje og god avkastning. I tillegg forventer interessentgrupper utenfor virksomhetene at resultatene fremkommer på en etisk forsvarlig måte. Ledere har ulike ...
    • Ledende handelskjeder gjør det bra på egne merker 

      Fredriksen, Jan Ivar (Journal article, 2012)