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    • 29 recommendations to combat social inequalities in health. The Norwegian Council on Social Inequalities in Health 

      Arntzen, Annett; Bøe, Tormod; Dahl, Espen; Drange, Nina Eirin; Eikemo, Terje Andreas; Elstad, Jon Ivar; Fosse, Elisabeth; Krokstad, Steinar; Syse, Astri; Sletten, Mira Aaboten; Strand, Bjørn Heine (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2019)
      All political parties in Norway agree that social inequalities in health comprise a public health problem and should be reduced. Against this background, the Council on Social Inequalities in Health has taken action to ...
    • 50$/fat - hva har Norge da råd til? 

      Holmøy, Erling; Heide, Kim Massey (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2006)
      Mye tyder på at forventningene om den langsiktige realprisen på olje kan ha doblet seg til rundt 50$/fat i løpet av de siste par år. I så fall har Norge fått nesten halvannen ekstra petroleumsformue sammenlignet med hva ...
    • A behavioral two-sex marriage model 

      Dagsvik, John K.; Brunborg, Helge; Flaatten, Ane S. (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2001)
      In this paper we propose a particular marriage model, i.e., a model for the number of marriages for each age combination as a function of the vectors of the number of single men and women in each age group. The model is ...
    • A framework for analyzing rank ordered data with application to automobile demand 

      Dagsvik, John K.; Liu, Gang (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2009)
      In this paper we develop a general random utility framework for analyzing data on individuals' rank orderings. Specifically, we show that in the case with 3 alternatives one can express the probability of a particular rank ...
    • Accounting for family background when designing optimal income taxes: a microeconometric simulation analysis 

      Aaberge, Rolf; Colombino, Ugo (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2012)
      The purpose of this paper is to introduce and adopt a generalised version of Roemer's (1998) Equality of Opportunity (EOp) framework, which we call extended EOp, for analysing second-best optimal income taxation. Unlike ...
    • Alfsen og Randers - misvisende kritikk 

      Bye, Torstein; Greaker, Mads (Others, 2007)
      Debatt om Lavutslippsutvalgets rapport NOU 2006:18 Et klimavennlig Norge.
    • Anne Lise Ellingsæter: Vår tids moderne tider 

      Kitterød, Ragni Hege (Journal article, 2010)
      Ellingsæter har i flere tiår forsket på spørsmål om arbeid, tid og samfunnsendring og har levert en rekke empiriske og teoretiske bidrag på feltet. I boka Vår tids moderne tider oppsummerer og utvider hun denne forskningen. ...
    • Arbeidstidsønsker i småbarnsfasen : hvordan tolke ønsker om kortere arbeidstid? 

      Kitterød, Ragni Hege (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2007)
      Forskere i mange land argumenterer for at studier av arbeidstid bør suppleres med studier av arbeidstidspreferanser. Dette vil gi en bedre forståelse av folks trivsel og velferd, samtidig som det gir et bedre grunnlag for ...
    • Arbeidstilbudet hvor mye er det å hente? 

      Cappelen, Ådne; Svendsen, Ingvild (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 1998)
      Yrkesprosenten i Norge er høy, både i et historisk og internasjonalt perspektiv. De sysselsatte i Norge jobber imidlertid relativt få timer. Mens yrkesprosenten for menn (25-54 år) er på linje med andre land, har ...
    • Are Carbon Prices Redundant in the 2030 EU Climate and Energy Policy Package? 

      Aune, Finn Roar; Golombek, Rolf (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2021)
      In 2018, an agreement between the key EU institutions—the Commission, the European Parliament, and the European Council—was reached after a long-lasting discourse over the 2030 EU climate and energy policy package. This ...
    • Assessing income tax perturbations 

      Christiansen, Vidar; Jia, Zhiyang; Thoresen, Thor Olav (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2021)
      We present a scheme for analysing income tax perturbations, applied to a real Norwegian tax reform during 2016–2018. The framework decomposes the reform into a structural reform part and a tax level effect. The former ...
    • Asset market participation and portfolio choice over the life-cycle 

      Fagereng, Andreas; Gottlieb, Charles; Guiso, Luigi (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2017-01-20)
      Using error‐free data on life‐cycle portfolio allocations of a large sample of Norwegian households, we document a double adjustment as households age: a rebalancing of the portfolio composition away from stocks as they ...
    • Assimilation effects on poverty among immigrants in Norway 

      Galloway, Taryn Ann; Aaberge, Rolf (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2005)
      This paper discusses the question of whether or not the high incidence of poverty among immigrants in Norway persists even after immigrants have been in the country for a long period, i.e. after they have had the opportunity ...
    • Assortative labor matching, city size, and the education level of workers 

      Leknes, Stefan; Rattsø, Jørn; Stokke, Hildegunn Ekroll (Working paper, 2020)
      Recent research shows that thicker labor markets display better assortative matching. Our contribution addresses identification challenges and heterogeneity of effects, in particular with respect to education. Using a rich ...
    • Automatic editing of individual statistical observations 

      Nordbotten, Svein (Statistical Standards and Studies;No. 3, Conference object, 1963)
      1. Electronic computers or data processing machines have for some years been used at several stages of statistical processing. The fields of application range from sorting, tallying, cumulating and editing to advanced ...
    • Automatic files in statistical systems 

      Nordbotten, Svein (Statistical Standards and Studies. Handbook;No. 9, Conference object, 1967)
      The existing statistical systems are designed for satisfying conditions which are changing rapidly today. The most marked feature of the existing systems of many countries is their extensive periodic surveys. The surveys ...
    • Avgift på tilfeldig kraft 

      Bye, Torstein (Others, 1988)
      I forbindelse med framleggelse av stats- og nasjonalbudsjettet for 1988 foreslo Regjeringen innføring av el.avgift på tilfeldig kraft. Argumentet for dette synes å være at kraft er kraft, og når vi har el.avgift på ...
    • Avgifter i samferdselssektoren - hvor egnet er virkemiddelbruken? 

      Bye, Brita (Radikalt økonominettverks skriftserie RØST: Samferdsel;2011-01, Journal article, 2011)
      Avgiftene i samferdselssektoren skal både skaffe inntekter til staten og korrigere for miljøskader, kø og ulykker. Det er utfordringer knyttet til utformingen av begge typer avgifter. Høye engangsavgifter på bil gir ...
    • Avoiding adverse employment effects from electricity taxation in Norway: What does it cost? 

      Bjertnæs, Geir Haakon (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2011)
      Welfare analyses of energy taxes typically show that systems with uniform rates perform better than differentiated systems. However, most western countries include some exemptions for their energyintensive export industries ...
    • Axiomatic characterization of the Gini coefficient and Lorenz curve orderings 

      Aaberge, Rolf (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2001)
      This paper is concerned with distributions of income and the ordering of related Lorenz curves. By introducing appropriate preference relations on the set of Lorenz curves, two alternative axiomatic characterizations of ...