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    • Don’t Pass Them By: Figuring the Sacred in Organizational Values Work 

      Espedal, Gry; Carlsen, Arne (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2019)
      How and why could some stories be construed as sacred in organizations, and what functions does the sacred have in organizational values work? Research has shown how values can be made formative of a range of organizational ...
    • The great game of business: Advancing knowledge on gamification in business contexts 

      Wünderlich, Nancy V.; Gustafsson, Anders; Hamari, Juho; Parvinen, Petri; Haff, André (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2020)
      Gamification is a rather significant trend in recent years. It builds on the emotional and involving qualities of gaming but may not entail a full-fledged game. Gamification exists in a large number of industries; retail, ...
    • 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 ...
    • Practitioner involvement and support in children’s learning during free play in two Norwegian kindergartens 

      Karlsen, Lisa; Lekhal, Ratib (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2019)
      This research focuses on how practitioners in two Norwegian kindergartens interact with children during free play. The purpose of the study is to draw attention to the way the practitioners supported children’s learning ...
    • The Robot Privacy Paradox: Understanding How Privacy Concerns Shape Intentions to Use Social Robots 

      Lutz, Christoph; Tamò-Larrieux, Aurelia (Journal article, 2020)
      Conceptual research on robots and privacy has increased but we lack empirical evidence about the prevalence, antecedents, and outcomes of different privacy concerns about social robots. To fill this gap, we present a survey, ...
    • Does the Use of Diagnostic Technology Reduce Fetal Mortality? 

      Grytten, Jostein Ivar; Skau, Irene; Sørensen, Rune Jørgen; Eskild, Anne (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2018)
      Objective: To examine the effect that the introduction of new diagnostic technology in obstetric care has had on fetal death. Data Source The Medical Birth Registry of Norway provided detailed medical information for ...
    • Cleared for Takeoff? A Snapshot of Context for Change in a High-Risk Industry 

      Lofquist, Eric; Isaksen, Scott G. (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2019)
      Civil aviation is a high-risk industry where actors are experiencing increasing focus on economic performance, greater international competition, and growing safety threats that require continual organizational adjustments. ...
    • Offenders or victims? Convenient self-portraits of white-collar criminals in their autobiographies 

      Gottschalk, Petter (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2019)
      It is often argued that the guilty mind seems more absent among whitecollar criminals than street criminals. This article presents self-portraits of six White-collar criminals in their autobiographies from Germany, Norway, ...
    • Trading on the Unknown: Scenarios for the Future Value of Data 

      Newlands, Gemma Elisabeth Marjorie; Lutz, Christoph; Fieseler, Christian (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2019)
      In this article, we explore the practices of extensive data collection among sharing economy platforms, highlighting how the unknown future value of big data creates an ethical problem for a fair exchange relationship ...
    • Projects and institutions: towards understanding their mutual constitution and dynamics 

      Söderlund, Jonas; Sydow, Jörg (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2019)
      Institutions are long-term and stabilizing mechanisms of social interaction that provide much of the groundwork for projects as temporary systems. Due to amassed change ambitions in contemporary projects, not least reflected ...
    • Boundaryless careers in the gig economy: An oxymoron? 

      Kost, Dominique; Fieseler, Christian; Wong, Sut I (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2019)
      Advocates of the boundaryless career perspective have relied to a great extent on the assumption that actors take responsibility for their own career development and that they consequently take charge of developing their ...
    • The Evolution of Corporate Accounts of Scandals from Exposure to Investigation 

      Gottschalk, Petter; Benson, Michael L. (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2020)
      We extend research on how corporations respond to scandals by examining the evolution of the accounts that are developed by corporate agents after a scandal becomes public. Guided by the theory of accounts and a recently ...
    • Assignment of project team members to projects: Project managers’ influence strategies in practice 

      Sankaran, Shankar; Vaagaasar, Anne Live; Bekker, Michiel C. (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2019)
      Purpose: The purpose of this paper is to investigate how project managers, influence the assignment of project team members by directly assigning or specifying who they want or by indirectly using lateral influence strategies ...
    • The causal effects of referential vs ideological justification of change 

      Arnestad, Mads Nordmo; Selart, Marcus; Lines, Rune (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2019)
      Purpose This paper details an experimental study (n=197) that explores how different types of managerial change justifications affect employees’ reactions. The purpose of this paper is to explore the impact of managerial ...
    • Convenience in white-collar crime: A case study of corruption among friends in Norway 

      Gottschalk, Petter (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2020)
      The theory of convenience is an emerging approach to explain the occurrence of white-collar crime. Convenience theory suggests that there is a financial motive enabling the offender to exploit possibilities and avoid ...
    • Grønn vekst og konkurransekraft i jordbruket og matindustrien 

      Lillekvelland, Helene (Master thesis, 2019)
      I denne oppgaven har jeg sett nærmere på om veikartene som ble utarbeidet i forbindelse med ekspertutvalget for grønn konkurransekrafts arbeid. Jeg har sett på om veikartet som landbruk-, mat- og drikkenæringen leverte ...
    • Orchestrating international production networks when formal authority shifts 

      Lunnan, Randi; McGaughey, Sara L (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2019)
      We investigate how a brand-owning MNE can coordinate and safeguard exchanges in its international production network following a decline in formal authority and a shift in ‘hub firm’ status to another member of the network. ...
    • Sandwiched: Exploring role and identity of middle managers in the genuine middle 

      Gjerde, Susann; Alvesson, Mats (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2019)
      This article explores middle managers in the professions from their position in the sandwiched middle. Based upon interviews with senior academics in management roles and their subordinates in UK business schools, we ...
    • The Competitive Advantage of Collaboration – Throwing New Light on The Nordic Model 

      Midttun, Atle; Witoszek, Nina (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2019)
      In one of the most influential contributions to modern political economy, Hall and Soskice have launched a distinction between ‘liberal’ and ‘coordinated’ market economies, placing the Nordic countries firmly in the latter ...
    • Financial advisors influence on private investors’ financial decisions 

      Møller, Amanda Staude; Rita Maria, Gunnerød (Master thesis, 2019)
      Most individual retail investors today rely on recommendations from financial advice when investing in stocks or bonds. Understanding the impact of financial advice on individual investors portfolio decision is thus of ...