Articles

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.

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. 

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.

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.

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.

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

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

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.

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. 

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

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.

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

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.

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. 

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.

 

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

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

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

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

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

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.

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.

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.

This article by Heidi Østbø Haugen examines the role of intermediation in creating entanglements and undermining market orders.

Heidi Østbø Haugen`s new article explore the role of brokers in the establishment and development of African trading communities in China.