All Norwegian fathers are now entitled to a minimum of one third of the total parental leave period. The Ellingsæter Commission would go further and split the parental period in two.
A new feature is the massive mobilization of feminism in social media, says professor Cathrine Holst.
There is a clear correlation between adaptations to climate change, human safety and reducing disaster risks.- We can reduce our vulnerability to extreme weather, says Karen O'Brien.
The Effect of Retirement on Male Mortality. Quasi-experimental Evidence from Norway
July 11, 2018
This study executed by Adrian Farner Rogne and Astri Syse provides strong evidence that retirement does not have a causal effect on male mortality.
Mobile with an agency: Negotiating the spatiotemporalities of the temp migrant worker
July 9, 2018
In this article, Kristina Zampoukosa, Hege Merete Knutsen, Maiken Bjerga Kiil and Gunilla Olofsdotter explore how Swedish agency warehouse workers and temp nurses working in Norway act and think in relation to mobility and how certain spatiotemporalities come into play in the mobility agency of individual workers
- INAS 2018: Gender discrimination in the labor market June 7, 2018
The new feminism
Mar. 8, 2018
The #Metoo campaign that swept across Norway and the world before Christmas is part of what is called the fourth wave of feminism. Sociology professor Cathrine Holst thinks the women in today's women's struggle seem to be more united than they were at the turn of the millennium.