News from TIK

Published Nov. 18, 2022 12:43 PM

Many countries with abundant natural resources experience lower economic growth than countries with little or no natural resources. In the economics literature this is referred to as the "resource curse". One reason put forward is lack of technological progress. In a recent study, we have examined a related issue, that is, whether a resource curse may occur due to the wrong type of technological progress, write Greaker, Heggedal and Rosendahl.

Published Sep. 30, 2022 2:27 PM

We are happy to share two publications that are the result of the BREAD project collaboration with the Norwegian NGO Matsentralen Norge (Food Banks Norway) in WP3.

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Published Sep. 16, 2022 10:24 AM

Frauke Rohden, PhD candidate at TIK and part of the OSIRIS team, is in the final stages of her PhD work. In her thesis she looks at the role of informal science-oriented online activities for the diffusion, understanding, and use of scientific knowledge. We decided to ask Frauke some questions about her project.

Published Aug. 31, 2022 2:12 PM

Senterleder Taran Thune deltok i debatten arrangert av Innovasjon Norge under Arendalsuka, sammen med næringsminister Jan Christian Vestre, Kristin Skogen Lund (konsernsjef, Schibsted), Kristian Jul Røsjø (CEO, Antler Norway), Per-Ivar Nikolaisen (redaktør, Shifter), og Håkon Haugli (administrerende direktør, Innovasjon Norge). Moderator var Eva Camerer (direktør av strategisk stab, Innovasjon Norge). 

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Published June 29, 2022 9:38 AM

From June 1-3 2022, the Osiris team attended the yearly Eu-SPRI conference. This year’s theme was “Challenging Science and Innovation Policy” and the aim was to explore future directions for studies of Policies for Research and Innovation with a special emphasis on the topics of Digitization, Open Science and Futuring.

Published June 28, 2022 11:38 AM

The conference season is upon us and INTRANSIT researchers are presenting work at several events this summer. Here is an overview of INTRANSIT's conference contributions.

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Published June 28, 2022 10:59 AM

As members of the STS community in Norway, we are thrilled to share that Sheila Jasanoff has been awarded the prestigious Holberg Prize for 2022 “for her pioneering research in the field of Science and Technology Studies” write TIK researchers Hilde Reinertsen, Tone Druglitrø and Ana Delgado.

Published June 27, 2022 4:00 PM

A challenge in transitions is how to efficiently link research with policymakers' current issues, problems, and questions. With that in mind, INTRANSIT, the Norwegian Research Council, and the Ministry of Education and Research hosted a seminar for informal discussions between researchers and bureaucrats from different ministries.

Published June 21, 2022 11:01 AM

After more than two years of zoom meetings, the Osiris consortium finally met physically again for a two-day meeting in Valencia, Spain. The meeting was hosted by Osiris partner INGENIO and took place at their offices at Ciudad Politécnica de la Innovación.

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Published Mar. 11, 2022 1:21 PM

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