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Publications

Published Feb. 4, 2019 10:00 AM

In this article Hege Merete Knutsen explores how the mobility power of nurses contributes to changing relations between health institutions and temporary work agencies in the Norwegian welfare state.

Published Jan. 18, 2019 12:48 PM

Vacancy chain theory suggests that mobility opportunities spread within and between specific states, typically flowing from attractive to less attractive units, with households moving in the opposite direction. In this article Lena Magnusson Turner and Terje Wessel explore whether such welfare gains apply in a context, the Oslo region, which combines egalitarian welfare programmes and pro-market housing policies. 

Published Jan. 10, 2019 11:03 AM

Hege Skjeie, Cathrine Holst and Mari Teigen have contributed to this book with a chapter on Splendid Isolation? On How a Non-member Is Affected by—And Affects—EU Gender Equality Policy.

Published Jan. 4, 2019 10:33 AM

This article by Sandra Feride Demiri and Katrine Fangen supplements the limited research on the monarchy by highlighting the symbolic and cultural value of Norway’s Royal House in nation-building.

Published Jan. 2, 2019 1:18 PM

In this article Cathrine Holst and Anders Molander examine a series of often-cited epistemic objections and tentatively outline a set of mechanisms that can contribute to alleviating the irreducible problem of epistemic asymmetries.

Published Jan. 2, 2019 10:38 AM

Emma Arnold has published a book review of the Routledge Handbook of Graffiti and Street Art, edited by criminologist Jeffrey Ian Ross, for the Journal of Urban Design.

Published Jan. 2, 2019 10:32 AM

In this paper, Emma Arnold explores the potential of psychogeographic walking and urban photography for conducting critical urban research.

Published Dec. 19, 2018 3:31 PM

The king's New Year's speeches are analyzed in a new article .

Published Dec. 19, 2018 9:16 AM

In this article George Galster and Terje Wessel explore multi-generational reproduction of socioeconomic status through transmission of housing wealth by investigating how the tenure, size and location of housing occupied by grandparents relates to the tenure and value of housing occupied by their grandchildren.

Published Dec. 5, 2018 9:02 AM

In this paper Cathrine Holst and Anders Molander focuse on epistemic worries about the expertisation of politics, and uses the Nordic system of advisory commissions as an empirical case. 

Published Nov. 22, 2018 10:09 AM

This book by Lise Kjølsrød provides a bottom-up contribution to contemporary political and cultural theory, by presenting leisure activities as a democratic arena. 

Published Nov. 22, 2018 9:56 AM

This paper by David Jordhus-Lier, Andreas Saaghus, Dianne Scott and Gina Ziervogel responds to the call by Wise et al. (2014) to improve our understanding of decisions related to urban climate adaptation by situating policy interventions in a broader governance contex

Published Nov. 19, 2018 10:06 AM

In this article, Magne P. Flemmen, Vegard Jarness and Lennart Rosenlund address the classical debate about the relationship between the economic and cultural aspects of social stratification.

Published Nov. 14, 2018 10:18 AM

In this article Anne Lise Ellingsæter investigates how the evolution of the emerging earner–carer models in Norway have changed over time.

Published Sep. 11, 2018 1:23 PM

In this article, Eva Krick and Cathrine Holst question the traditional story of the detachment and independence of expert bodies such as agencies, central banks and expert committees.

Published Aug. 24, 2018 10:54 AM

In this article Katrine Fangen and Mari Vaage explore Norwegian Progress Party politicians’ change of their rhetoric of immigration after the party for the first time became part of a coalition government in 2013. 

Published Aug. 24, 2018 10:44 AM

In this article, Anders Underthun, Kristina Zampoukos and David Jordhus-Lier examine the changing employment relations in Norwegian warehouses, and conceptualises the increasing use of temporary agency workers as a redrawing of workplace geographies.

 

Published Aug. 24, 2018 10:38 AM

In this article, Cathrine Holst identifies underlying normative ideas of the Beijing +20 process and the EU’s approach.

Published July 11, 2018 1:36 PM

This study executed by Adrian Farner Rogne and Astri Syse provides strong evidence that retirement does not have a causal effect on male mortality.

Published July 9, 2018 11:17 AM

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

Published June 19, 2018 12:42 PM

Cathrine Holst has contributed a chapter to the book Sustainable Modernity: The Nordic Model and Beyond by Nina Witoszek, Atle Midttun

Published June 19, 2018 12:34 PM

Emma Arnold has contributed a chapter to the book Urban Planet: Knowledge towards Sustainable Cities, published by Cambridge University Press.

Published May 18, 2018 10:58 AM

Drawing on register data for the Oslo area, and tracking moves in 2010, Terje Wessel and Viggo Nordvik provide circumstantial evidence for the the racial proxy version of 'white flight' theory in this article.

Published May 15, 2018 1:52 PM

Jemima García-Godos has contributed with a chapter on Latin America in the book The Politics of Victimhood in Post-conflict Societies: Comparative and Analytical Perspectives.

Published May 15, 2018 1:43 PM

In this article Jemima García-Godos and Henrik Wiig identify strengths and limitations in the ongoing process of land restitution in Colombia in order to assess its potential contribution to a post-conflict future.