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    • A calibrated imputation method for secondary data analysis of survey data 

      Da Silva, Damiao N; Zhang, Li-Chun (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2019-11-21)
      In practical survey sampling, missing data are unavoidable due to nonresponse, rejected observations by editing, disclosure control, or outlier suppression. We propose a calibrated imputation approach so that valid point ...
    • Carl von Linné : botaniker med økonomiske visjoner 

      Aslaksen, Iulie (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2007)
      I år er det 300-års jubileum for den svenske botanikeren Carl von Linné (1707-1778), verdenskjent for sin systematisering av planteriket. Linné var også opptatt av økonomi. For å spare importkostnader for fedrelandet ...
    • Cartelization in gas markets: Studying the potential for a “Gas OPEC” 

      Gabriel, Steve A.; Rosendahl, Knut Einar; Egging, Ruud G.; Avetisyan, Hakob G.; Siddiqui, Sauleh (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2012)
      Natural gas is increasingly important as a fuel for electric power generation as well as other uses due to its environmental advantage over other fossil fuels. Using the World Gas Model, a large-scale energy equilibrium ...
    • Cash-on-hand and the duration of job search : quasi-experimental evidence from Norway 

      Basten, Christoph; Fagereng, Andreas; Telle, Kjetil (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2014-05-23)
      We identify the causal effect of lump-sum severance payments on non-employment duration in Norway by exploiting a discontinuity in eligibility at age 50. We find that a payment worth 1.2 months’ earnings at the median ...
    • "The champions of the 1. and 2. moments" : Nobelprisen i økonomi 2003 tildelt 

      Jansen, Eilev S. (Journal article, 2004)
      Nobels minnepris i økonomi for året 2003 gikk til to giganter innenfor økonometrifaget: Briten Clive W. J. Granger og amerikaneren Robert F. Engle. Granger fikk prisen for sine metoder til å analysere tidsrekkedata som ...
    • Changes in the Educational Gradient of Fertility Not Driven by Changes in Preferences 

      Daniel, Ciganda; Angelo, Lorenti; Dommermuth, Lars (Working paper, 2021)
      Fertility levels have historically been negatively correlated with the amount of information and material resources available to individuals and families. The recent reversal of this trend has been interpreted as a ...
    • Changing welfare, living conditions and social integration 

      Barstad, Anders (Series of dissertations submitted to the Faculty of Social Sciences, University of Oslo;no. 141, Doctoral thesis, 2008)
    • Child care, parental labor supply and tax revenue 

      Havnes, Tarjei; Andresen, Martin Eckhoff (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2019)
      We study the impact of child care for toddlers on the labor supply of mothers and fathers in Norway. For identification, we exploit the staggered expansion across municipalities following a large child care reform from ...
    • The climate spiral demonstrates the power of sharing creative ideas 

      Hawkins, Ed; Fæhn, Taran; Fuglestvedt, Jan S. (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2019-06)
      Graphical visualisations have the potential to engage diverse audiences in understanding the changes to our climate, especially when spread worldwide using both traditional and social media. The animated global temperature ...
    • Cohabiting and married individuals' relations with their partner's parents 

      Wiik, Kenneth Aarskaug; Bernhardt, Eva (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2017-04-21)
      Using Norwegian survey data on partnered individuals ages 18 to 55 (N = 4,061; 31% cohabitors), the current study investigated differences across marital and cohabiting unions regarding the patterns of contact with the ...
    • Comment [about "Can a statistician deliver? by Platek and Särndal] 

      Nordbotten, Svein (Journal article, 2001)
      "Can a statistician deliver?" by Platek and Särndal is one of the important recent articles on the activities of national statistical institutes (NSIs). Their discussion covers many questions, including statistics disseminated ...
    • A Common Base Answer to the Question “Which Country is Most Redistributive?” 

      Lambert, Peter J.; Nesbakken, Runa; Thoresen, Thor Olav (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2019)
      We believe that what most authors have in mind when referring to the “most redistributive country” is a tax/transfer schedule that is most redistributive across all pre‐tax/transfer income distributions. To measure each ...
    • Compensating variation and Hicksian choice probabilities in random utility models that are nonlinear in income 

      Dagsvik, John K.; Karlström, Anders (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2005)
      In this paper we discuss Hicksian demand and compensating variation in the context of discrete choice. We first derive Hicksian choice probabilities and the distribution of the (random) expenditure function in the general ...
    • Cultural norms and financial incentives: A model of how to fund universities 

      Gunnes, Trude (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2021)
      This paper derives the optimal compensation contract when two asymmetrically verifiable tasks are tied together, a cultural norm of behavior coexists with a financial incentive, and public funding is also a concern. To ...
    • Dans rundt gullkalven – det samme som «rent seeking»? 

      Mork, Knut Anton (Others, 2001)
      "Vi må vel innse at verdiskaping i en markedsøkonomi er motivert like mye ut fra materialistiske profittmotiv som «rent seeking» er det. At førstnevnte tjener fellesskapet bedre og på den måten kan stå fram som moralsk ...
    • Debatten omkring Solidaritetsalternativet : lønnsdannelsen i industrien - uendret også i perioden 1995-1997 

      Bjørnstad, Roger (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 1998)
      Solidaritetsalternativet bør ses på som et viktig bidrag i å bevare det norske lønnsforhandlingssystemet. Men det kan synes som at man med Solidaritetsalternativet har hatt et mer ambisiøst mål, å bidra til en enda ...
    • Declined Total Fertility Rate Among Immigrants and the Role of Newly Arrived Women in Norway 

      Tønnessen, Marianne (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2019)
      In many Western countries, the total fertility rate (TFR) of immigrant women has declined over the last decades. This paper proposes two methods for investigating such changes in the aggregate immigrant fertility level: ...
    • Decomposing Global Inequality 

      Modalsli, Jørgen (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2017-08-25)
      This paper provides an intuitive additive decomposition of the global income Gini coefficient with respect to differences within and between countries. In 2005, nearly half the total global income inequality is due to ...
    • Decomposition of rank-dependent measures of inequality by subgroups 

      Aaberge, Rolf; Bjerve, Steinar; Doksum, Kjell (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2005)
      Summary - The purpose of additive subgroup decomposition is to study the relationship between overall inequality and inequality within and between population subgroups defined by variables like gender, age, education and ...
    • Den norske modellen for lønnsdannelse : enda viktigere etter ny politikk 

      Bjørnstad, Roger; Nymoen, Ragnar (Journal article, 2007)
      Innfasing av oljepenger innebærer høyere lønnsvekst. Et viktig mål for den økonomiske politikken er å hindre at dette gir store omstillinger i norsk økonomi. I denne artikkelen viser vi hvordan Den norske modellen for ...