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    • Det norske kvotesystemet 

      Hagem, Cathrine; Rosendahl, Knut Einar (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2007)
      Regjeringens forslag til kvotesystem for 2008-2012 innebærer vesentlige endringer i forhold til dagens kvotesystem. Noen endringer følger av at systemet skal integreres fullt ut i EUs system, andre endringer er selvvalgt. ...
    • Deunionization and job polarization – a macroeconomic model analysis for a small open economy 

      Brasch, Thomas von; Gjelsvik, Marit Linnea; Sparrman, Victoria (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2018-05-07)
      Declining unionization rates and job polarization are two important labor market developments of recent decades. A large body of literature has analyzed these phenomena separately, but little has been done to see whether ...
    • Did OPEC change its behaviour after the November 2014 meeting? 

      Boug, Pål; Cappelen, Ådne (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2021)
      We analyse the behaviour of OPEC as a group by formulating a theoretical model that encompasses the perfect competition model and various forms of the imperfect competition model. By confronting the theoretical model with ...
    • Discrete choice in continuous time : implications of an intertemporal version of the IIA property 

      Dagsvik, John K. (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2002)
      This paper proposes a particular behavioral axiom to characterize the stochastic structure of static discrete choice models with serially correlated utilities. This assumption extends Luce’s axiom; “Independence from ...
    • Distributional Effects of a Wealth Tax under Lifetime-Dynastic Income Concepts 

      Halvorsen, Elin; Thoresen, Thor Olav (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2019-08-14)
      Annual wealth tax is back on the policy agenda, but the discussion on itseffect is not well informed. When standard methodology is used and wealthtax burdens are measured against annual individual income, a large share ...
    • The Distributional impact of public services when needs differ 

      Aaberge, Rolf; Bhuller, Manudeep; Langørgen, Audun; Mogstad, Magne (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2010)
      Despite a broad consensus on the need to take into account the value of public services in distributional analysis, there is little reliable evidence on how the inclusion of such non-cash income actually affects poverty ...
    • Distributional implications of joint tax evasion 

      Nygård, Odd E.; Slemrod, Joel; Thoresen, Thor Olav (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2018-05-21)
      Both buyers and sellers of goods and services may benefit from letting their economic transactions go unrecorded for tax purposes. The supplier reduces his tax burden by underreporting income and sales, whereas the consumer ...
    • Divorce in Norwegian Same‐Sex Marriages and Registered Partnerships: The Role of Children 

      Wiik, Kenneth Aarskaug; Seierstad, Ane; Noack, Turid (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2014-09-02)
      Using Norwegian register data on the total population of same‐sex couples who formalized their unions from 1993 through 2010 (N = 3,422, 52% male), this study addressed the level and correlates of divorce among these couples ...
    • Do more equal slices shrink the cake? An empirical investigation of tax-transfer reform proposals in Italy 

      Aaberge, Rolf; Colombino, Ugo; Strøm, Steinar (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2004)
      A crucial issue in efficiency-equality evaluations of tax reforms resides in the possibility that the level as well as the distribution of welfare may change, where the household-specific measures of welfare capture the ...
    • Do older parents' assistance needs deter parent-child geographic divergence in Norway? 

      Artamonova, Alyona; Syse, Astri (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2021)
      The role of intergenerational geographic proximity in individuals' migration decisions has been well-established. The circumstances under which parents and their adult children move away from or remain close to each other ...
    • The dual approach for measuring multidimensional deprivation: Theory and empirical evidence 

      Aaberge, Rolf; Peluso, Eugenio; Sigstad, Henrik (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2019)
      This paper is concerned with the problem of ranking and quantifying the extent of deprivation in multidimensional distributions of dichotomous deprivation variables. To this end, we introduce a family of measures of ...
    • Early Childcare and Cognitive Development: Evidence from an Assignment Lottery 

      Drange, Nina Eirin; Havnes, Tarjei (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2019)
      Young children are thought to be vulnerable to separation from their primary caregiver. This raises concern about whether early childcare enrollment may harm child development. We use childcare assignment lotteries to ...
    • Editing statistical records by neural networks 

      Nordbotten, Svein (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 1995)
      Editing records to ensure quality in statistical surveys is an expensive and timeconsuming process. Since the introduction of computers in statistical processing, development and use of automated editing have been important ...
    • Educational differences in cohort fertility across sub-national regions in Europe 

      Nisén, Jessica; Klüsener, Sebastian; Dahlberg, Johan; Dommermuth, Lars; Jasilioniene, Aiva; Kreyenfeld, Michaela; Lappegård, Trude; Peng, Li; Martikainen, Pekka; Neels, Karel; Riederer, Bernhard; Riele, Saskia te; Szabó, Laura; Trimarchi, Alessandra; Viciana, Francisco; Wilson, Ben; Myrskylä, Mikko (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2020)
      Educational differences in female cohort fertility vary strongly across high-income countries and over time, but knowledge about how educational fertility differentials play out at the sub-national regional level is limited. ...
    • Effects of higher required rates of return on the tax take in an oil province 

      Lindholt, Lars (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2021-06)
      For different reasons the oil companies might apply higher required rates of return than they did some years ago, and this has consequences for investments and tax revenue in oil provinces. By applying various required ...
    • The Effects of Using Administrative Registers in Economic Short Term Statistics: The Norwegian Labour Force Survey as a Case Study 

      Thomsen, Ib; Zhang, Li-Chun (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2001)
      ABSTRACT: In the case of a single survey at one point in time, it is well known that combining administrative registers with survey data often substantially improves the quality of estimation. However, in short term ...
    • Effekter av dynamisk skattepolitikk 

      Cappelen, Ådne; Jia, Zhiyang; Nesbakken, Runa; Prestmo, Joakim; Thoresen, Thor Olav (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2010)
      Individers atferd påvirkes av endringer i skattesystemet, ofte omtalt som dynamiske effekter. Ved beskrivelser av de økonomiske konsekvensene av skatteendringer er det avgjørende hvor store de dynamiske effektene er og ...
    • Effekter på norsk økonomi av en mer markert internasjonal lavkonjunktur - industrien tar støyten 

      Benedictow, Andreas; Prestmo, Joakim (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2011)
      Norsk økonomi klarte seg relativt bra gjennom finanskrisen sammenliknet med andre OECDland. Den økonomiske politikken bidro til at det ikke gikk dårligere, både i Norge og internasjonalt. Etter en periode med gjeninnhenting ...
    • Efficient Combination of Taxes on Fuel and Vehicles 

      Bjertnæs, Geir (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2019)
      A tax on fuel combined with tax exemptions or subsidies for fuel-efficient vehicles is implemented in many countries to reduce greenhouse gas emissions and other negative externalities from road traffic. This study, however, ...
    • Efficient simulated maximum likelihood estimation through explicitly parameter dependent importance sampling 

      Brinch, Christian N. (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2012)
      There exists an overall negative assessment of the performance of the simulated maximum likelihood algorithm in the statistics literature, founded on both theoretical and empirical results. At the same time, there also ...