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  • The Scandinavian contribution to national accounting 

    Aukrust, Odd (Discussion Paper;No. 73, Working paper, 1992-06)
    This paper surveys developments in national accounting theory and methodology in Scandinavia, with the focus on the period from around 1930 to around 1955 when modern national accounting was born. Sections 2-4 provide a ...
  • A criminometric study using panel data and latent variables 

    Aasness, Jørgen; Eide, Erling; Skjerpen, Terje (Discussion Paper;No. 74, Working paper, 1992-12)
    A behavioural model of crime is developed and applied on panel data on the number of crimes and clear-ups for the 53 police districts in Norway for the period 1970-78. The model consists of behavioural relations of the ...
  • Environmental indicators 

    Alfsen, Knut H.; Brekke, Kjell Arne; Brunvoll, Frode; Lurås, Hilde; Nyborg, Karine; Sæbø, Hans Viggo (Discussion Paper;No. 71, Working paper, 1992-04)
    The report discusses possible logical structures and content of a set of environmental indicators for Norway. The emphasis is on structure; proposals for specific indicators and data presented are of a more preliminary nature.
  • Labor supply with non-convex budget sets, hours restriction and non-pecuniary job-attributes 

    Dagsvik, John K.; Strøm, Steinar (Discussion Paper;No. 76, Working paper, 1992-09)
    The basic assumption in this paper is that a household labor supply decision can be considered as choice from a set of discrete alternatives, called matches. The matches are characterized by attributes such as hours of ...
  • Dynamic equilibrium adjustments to a terms of trade disturbance 

    Bye, Brita; Holmøy, Erling (Discussion Paper;No. 72, Working paper, 1992-05)
    This paper investigates how a fall in the price of imports will have dynamic effects in an open economy. We analyse the effects within an aggregated intertemporal equilibrium model with internationally mobile capital. We ...
  • THE STRUCTURE OF ECONOMIC INEQUALITY AMONG HOUSEHOLDS LIVING IN URBAN SICHUAN AND LIAONING, 1990 

    Aaberge, Rolf; Chen, Xiaojie; Li, Jing; Li, Xuezeng (Discussion Paper;No. 70, Working paper, 1992-04)
    This paper presents the results from a descriptive analysis of economic inequality among households living in urban regions of two Chinese provinces, Sichuan and Liaoning, in 1990. The results refer to distributions of ...
  • The trend in income inequality in urban Sichuan and Liaoning, 1986-1990 

    Aaberge, Rolf; Li, Xuezeng (Discussion Paper;No. 75, Working paper, 1992-09)
    This paper discusses in what extent the economic growth in China in the 1980's has improved the economic well-being in urban regions of the provinces Sichuan and Liaoning and moreover whether or not the economic growth has ...
  • Capturing Key Energy and Emission Trends in CGE models: Assessment of Status and Remaining Challenges 

    Fæhn, Taran; Bachner, Gabriel; Beach, Robert; Chateau, Jean; Fujimori, Shinichiro; Ghosh, Madanmohan; Hamdi-Cherif, Meriem; Lanzi, Elisa; Paltsev, Sergey; Vandyck, Toon; Cunha, Bruno; Garaffa, Rafael; Steininger, Karl (Discussion Paper;No. 936, Working paper, 2020-07)
    Limiting global warming in line with the goals in the Paris Agreement will require substantial technological and behavioural transformations. This challenge drives many of the current modelling trends. This article undertakes ...
  • Distance and choice of field: Evidence from a Norwegian college expansion reform 

    Knutsen, Tora K.; Modalsli, Jørgen; Rønning, Marte (Discussion Paper;No. 932, Working paper, 2020-06)
    How can geographical proximity to college explain field of study choices? We empirically address this question using the major expansion of university colleges in Norway in the second half of the twentieth century, when ...
  • Acceptance of national wind power development and exposure: A case-control choice experiment approach 

    Dugstad, Anders; Grimsrud, Kristine; Kipperberg, Gorm; Lindhjem, Henrik; Navrud, Ståle (Discussion Paper;No. 933, Working paper, 2020-06)
    Despite a large stated-preference literature on wind power externalities, few SP studies employ a case-control approach to examine whether people´s acceptance of new wind power developments increases or decreases with ...
  • Predicting the exchange rate path: The importance of using up-to-date observations in the forecasts 

    Hungnes, Håvard (Discussion Paper;No. 934, Working paper, 2020-06)
    Central banks, private banks, statistical agencies and international organizations such as the IMF and OECD typically use information about the exchange rate some weeks before the publication date as the basis for their ...
  • Who and how many can work from home in Norway? - Evidence from task descriptions 

    Holgersen, Henning; Jia, Zhiyang; Svenkerud, Simen (Discussion Paper;No. 935, Working paper, 2020-06)
    The COVID-19 crisis has forced great societal changes, including forcing many to work remotely (work from home) in an effort to increase social distancing. The ability to work fromhome has long been considered a perk, but ...
  • Evaluation of Norwegian Innovation Clusters 

    Rybalka, Marina; Røtnes, Rolf A.; Norberg-Schulz, Marthe; Walbækken, Mikkel; Håkansson, Anders (Report;No. 76-2017, Research report, 2017)
    Innovation Norway has commissioned Samfunnsøkonomisk analyse to evaluate the Norwegian Innovation Clusters program. The program is organized by Innovation Norway, in joint effort with Siva (The Industrial Development ...
  • Regional variation in health care utilization and mortality 

    Godøy, Anna Aasen; Huitfeldt, Ingrid (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2020-02-19)
    Geographic variation in health care utilization has raised concerns of possible inefficiencies in health care supply, as differences are often not reflected in health outcomes. Using comprehensive Norwegian microdata, we ...
  • Acceptance of National Wind Power Development and Exposure: A case-control choice experiment approach 

    Dugstad, Anders; Grimsrud, Kristine; Kipperberg, Gorm; Lindhjem, Henrik; Navrud, Ståle (Discussion Papers;No. 933, Working paper, 2020-06)
    Despite a large stated-preference literature on wind power externalities, few SP studies employ a case-control approach to examine whether people´s acceptance of new wind power developments increases or decreases with ...
  • MODIS IV: Detaljerte virkningstabeller for 1980 

    Ivås, Eva; Roland, Kjell (Rapporter;1981/34, Research report, 1981-09-30)
    I denne publikasjonen blir det lagt fram virkningstabeller for 1980 bygd på MODIS IV. Slike tabeller har blitt beregnet helt siden modellen kom i regulær drift i 1973, og har i første rekke vært et nyttig supplement til ...
  • MODAG: En modell for makroøkonomiske analyser 

    Cappelen, Ådne; Garaas, Erik; Longva, Svein (Rapporter;1981/30, Research report, 1981-11-23)
    Statistisk Sentralbyrå arbeider med å utvikle en ny serie makroøkonomiske årsmodeller kalt MODAG. I den foreliggende rapport presenteres innholdet i den første versjonen av MODAG. Rapporten inneholder også en sammenlikning ...
  • Utprøving av modellen REGION mot fylkes- fordelte nasjonalregnskapsdata for perioden 1973-1976 

    Skoglund, Tor (Rapporter;1981/29, Research report, 1981-11-09)
    Modellen REGION, som er en krysslopsmodell for regional analyse, forelå ferdig til bruk i 1979. Modellen er tallfestet på grunnlag av data fra det fylkesfordelte nasjonalregnskapet for 1973. Statistisk Sentralbyrå har ...
  • Estimating Seemingly Unrelated Regression Models from Incomplete Cross-Section / Time-Series Data 

    Biørn, Erik (Rapporter;1981/33, Research report, 1981-11-26)
    Most of the theoretical contributions to models for handling combined cross-section/time-series data are based on the assumption that complete time-series of equal length exist for all observation units. This paper is ...
  • Markedsindikatorer for norsk eksport 

    Tveitereid, Sigurd; Lædre, Jan (Rapporter;1981/35, Research report, 1981-12-04)
    I arbeidet med korttidsanalyser av norsk eksport er det av avgjørende betydning å kjenne utviklingen i de norske eksportmarkedene på en god måte. Kvartalsvise nasjonalregnskapstall fra land som er viktige for Norge kan ...

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