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    • Incarceration, Recidivism and Employment 

      Løken, Katrine Vellesen; Dahl, Gordon; Mogstad, Magne; Bhuller, Manudeep (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2020-02-10)
      Using a random judge design and panel data from Norway, we estimate that imprisonment discourages further criminal behavior, with reoffense probabilities falling by 29 percentage points and criminal charges dropping by 11 ...
    • 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 ...
    • Moving (back) to greener pastures? Social benefits and costs of climate forest planting in Norway 

      Iversen, Endre Kildal; Lindhjem, Henrik; Jacobsen, Jette B.; Grimsrud, Kristine (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2019-12-27)
      Norway is considering a national afforestation program for greenhouse gas sequestration on recently abandoned semi-natural pastureland. However, the program may have negative impacts on landscape aesthetics and biodiversity. ...
    • Information preserving regression-based tools for statistical disclosure control 

      Langsrud, Øyvind (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2019-01)
      This paper presents a unified framework for regression-based statistical disclosure control for microdata. A basic method, known as information preserving statistical obfuscation (IPSO), produces synthetic data that preserve ...
    • A financial accelerator in the business sector of a macro-econometric model of a small open economy 

      Benedictow, Andreas; Hammersland, Roger (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2019)
      We have incorporated afinancial accelerator mechanism operating through investments in thebusiness sector in a dynamic macroeconometric model of the Norwegian economy. In this newand amended model aggregated credit and ...
    • Methods library of embedded R functions at Statistics Norway 

      Langsrud, Øyvind (Journal article, 2017)
      Statistics Norway is modernising the production processes. An important element in this work is a library of functions for statistical computations. In principle, the functions in such a methods library can be programmed ...
    • A Variance Estimation R-package for Repeated Surveys - Useful for Estimates of Changes in Quarterly and Annual Averages 

      Langsrud, Øyvind (Journal article, 2016)
      This paper presents a newly developed R-package for calculation of variances of estimates based on data from several waves of a repeated survey with partly overlapping samples. Development of the package is a part of ...
    • Trade and foreign direct investment‐related impacts of Brexit 

      Latorre, Maria C.; Olekseyuk, Zoryana; Yonezawa, Hidemichi (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2019-08)
      We offer a general-equilibrium analysis of Brexit incorporating the state-of-the-art differences in productivity and firms' selection within manufacturing sectors a la Melitz (Econometrica, 2003, 71, 1695) and multinationals ...
    • 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 ...
    • Beyond the Economic Gaze. Childbearing during and after recessions in the Nordic countries 

      Comolli, Chiara Ludovica; Neyer, Gerda; Andersson, Gunnar; Dommermuth, Lars; Fallesen, Peter; Jalovaara, Marika; Jónsson, Ari; Kolk, Martin; Lappegård, Trude (;Nr. 2019/16, Research report, 2019)
      Abstract: This study investigates fertility responses to the business cycle in the Nordic countries by comparing period variation in women’s childbearing propensity. We harmonize register data from Denmark, Finland, Iceland, ...
    • Structural Change and Productivity in the Market Economy of Mainland Norway: 1997-2014 

      Liu, Gang (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2019)
      Based on a newly compiled Norwegian KLEMS database, this article investigates structural change and productivity in the market economy of mainland Norway for the 1997-2014 period. The findings largely confirm the general ...
    • Tidligere deltakere i introduksjonsordningen 2005-2016 

      Lunde, Harald; Lysen, Jinghui (Rapporter;2019/38, Report, 2019-12-11)
      Introduksjonsprogrammet for nyankomne innvandrere er et integreringspolitisk tiltak som alle norske kommuner har plikt til å tilby nyankomne flyktninger og deres familiegjenforente i henhold til introduksjonsloven (lov av ...
    • Utdanningsløpet til personer født i 1975, 1985 og 1995 

      Keute, Anna-Lena; Perlic, Biljana; Holgersen, Henning (Rapporter;2019/39, Report, 2019-12-13)
      Det norske utdanningssystemet har blitt endret gjennom flere reformer i løpet av de siste tiårene. Men hvordan har utdanningsløp og utdanningsvalg til elever og studenter endret seg over tid?
    • Relational capital. Do board networks exist and are they valuable? 

      Bjørkholt, Solveig; Fjærli, Erik; Rybalka, Marina (Rapporter;2019/36, Report, 2019-11-29)
      This report is a part of a project entitled “Capturing the value of intangible assets in micro data to promote the EU's growth and competitiveness” — GLOBALINTO, with financial support from the European Commission/Research ...
    • Ringvirkninger av petroleumsnæringen i norsk økonomi. Basert på endelige nasjonalregnskapstall for 2016 og 2017 

      Brasch, Thomas von; Hungnes, Håvard; Strøm, Birger (Rapporter;2019/37, Report, 2019-12-05)
      Petroleumsnæringens etterspørsel er svært viktig for produksjonen i Norge. Denne rapporten analyserer og tallfester leveransene fra øvrige norske næringer til petroleumsnæringen, i tillegg til importen knyttet til aktiviteten ...
    • Kommunale avløp 2018. Ressursinnsats, utslipp, rensing og slamdisponering 2018. Gebyrer 2019 

      Berge, Gisle; Sæther, Marit S. (Rapporter;2019/42, Report, 2019-12-19)
      Avløpsrensing er en helt nødvendig tjeneste og funksjon i dagens moderne samfunn. Daglige gjøremål som oppvask, dusjing, vask av klær eller spyle ned etter oss på toalettet er alle aktiviteter som generer avløpsvann.
    • Holdninger til innvandrere og innvandring 2019 

      Strøm, Frøydis (Rapporter;2019/40, Report, 2019-12-17)
      Resultater fra SSBs undersøkelse av befolkningens holdninger til innvandrere og innvandring i juli-august 2019 Formålet med denne rapporten er å gi en oversikt over holdninger til ulike spørsmål som gjelder innvandrere ...
    • Rentebegrensningsregelen. En empirisk evaluering 

      Andresen, Andresen; Kvamme, Frida (Rapporter;2019/41, Report, 2019-12-18)
      Forskjeller i skattesatser på tvers av land gir multinasjonale selskaper mulighet til skatteunngåelse ved å flytte overskudd til land med lavere skatterater. En måte å gjøre dette på er ved å låne penger fra et nærstående ...
    • Effects of changes in electricity prices on the power-intensive industries and other sectors in Norway towards 2030 

      Kaushal, Kevin R.; Lindholt, Lars; Hidemichi Yonezawa, Hidemichi Yonezawa (Rapporter;2019/43, Report, 2019-12-23)
      I denne studien studerer vi effektene av ulike fremtidige elektrisitetspriser på den kraftkrevende industriens produksjon, sysselsetting, investeringer og handel i perioden 2020-2030. Vi bruker SSBs SNOW-modell, en generell ...
    • An up-to-date joint labor supply and child care choice model 

      Thoresen, Thor Olav; Vattø, Trine Engh (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2019)
      Norwegian parents of preschool children base their care choices on a completely different choice set from their predecessor. Now there is essentially only one type of nonparental care – center-based care – and on the ...