• A quantitative analysis on the effect of firm and project characteristics in FHF funded R&D projects 

      Nakken, Elisabeth; Gjerstad, Jon (Master thesis, 2018-08-15)
      Spending more than 200 million NOK annually on innovative research and development projects, FHF is a primary provider of funds for projects in the seafood industry. Being entirely financed through a tax levied on all ...
    • A study of Kverneland Group's after-sales performance in the UK 

      Åbø, Mari; Skår, Åsne (Masteroppgave/UIS-HH/2018;, Master thesis, 2018-06)
      Kverneland Group is a leading international company that develops, produces and distributes agriculture machinery and services. As an original equipment manufacturer, they experience major competition in the aftermarket ...
    • An empirical analysis of Chinese foreign direct investment trends and determinants 

      Lan, Hao (Masteroppgave/UIS-HH/2018;, Master thesis, 2018-06)
      To increase our knowledge on determinants of FDI, we will examine potential determinants for Chinese FDI and their choice of continents allocation by testing them against three theories: Dunning’s OLI paradigm, the new ...
    • Decommissioning of petroleum installations—major policy issues 

      Osmundsen, Petter; Tveterås, Ragnar (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2003-12)
      Following the Brent Spar controversy, the OSPAR countries reached a unanimous agreement in 1998 for the future rules for disposal of petroleum installations. The vast majority of existing offshore installations will be ...
    • Dependence of Profitability on Time, Sector & Region across Aquaculture Value Chains in Norway 

      Khan, Bakhtawar (Masteroppgave/UIS-HHUiS/2019;, Master thesis, 2019-07-08)
      About 71% of earth is covered in water and 96.5% of this water is held by the oceans. (USGS, 2019). However, according to the United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) estimates that only about 2% of this ...
    • Economics of aquaculture: special issue introduction. 

      Asche, Frank; Tveterås, Ragnar (Journal article, 2002)
    • En scenariobasert nåverdianalyse av jack-up riggen i «Octopus»-konseptet 

      Pettersen, Thomas Homme (Masteroppgave/UIS-HH/2020;, Master thesis, 2020-06)
      De siste årene har man sett en stagnasjon i Norsk lakseproduksjon grunnet utfordringer knyttet til miljø, kystareal, svinn og lakselus. Slike problemer gjør at næringen blir nødt til å utvikle innovative løsninger for å ...
    • Essays in Aquaculture: Economics and Marketing 

      Sørvig, Arne (PhD thesis UiS;, Doctoral thesis, 2015-12)
      The global aquaculture sector is currently experiencing a market revolution. In 2003, the Economist described the evolution of aquaculture during the 1960 and -70ies as a Blue Revolution. Many key scientific breakthroughs ...
    • European market integration for gas 

      Asche, Frank; Osmundsen, Petter; Tveterås, Ragnar (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2002-05)
      Long-term take-or-pay contracts regulating gas exports to the Continent are described and analyzed. We thereafter examine whether the German gas market is integrated. Time series of Norwegian, Dutch and Russian gas export ...
    • Exposure to diverse knowledge as driver of innovation and productivity 

      Haus-Reve, Silje (PhD theses (HHUiS);472, Doctoral thesis, 2019-09)
      New and diverse knowledge is constantly being generated. How does this exposure to diverse knowledge affect us as economic actors? How does a firm’s exposure to diverse knowledge affect its innovation process? Is there any ...
    • Forholdet mellom lønn og kunnskap i Norges fylker 

      Hjertvik, Anne Christine (Masteroppgave;UIS-SV-HH/2016, Master thesis, 2016-07)
      Det er ikke lenger oppsiktsvekkende å si at vi står overfor store omstillinger i norsk økonomi – nye retninger skal stakes ut. På Solamøtet i januar 2014 uttalte statsminister Erna Solberg: «Et av regjeringens viktigste ...
    • How can innovation and lean be combined to improve the economic performance of a company? 

      Bjørnetun, Halvard; Nordlid, Håkon Blix (Masteroppgave/UIS-HH/2018;, Master thesis, 2018-06-14)
      Companies are always looking for new ways to improve, in order to grow and outmaneuver their competition. There are many strategies that can be implemented to achieve this, but two popular tools used in order to gain ...
    • Hvordan endrer digitaliseringen samfunnet vårt? 

      Hauge, Trond (Masteroppgave/UIS-HH/2020;, Master thesis, 2020-06)
      I denne oppgaven tar jeg for meg hvordan digitaliseringen vil endre samfunnet vårt, og hvordan arbeidsmarkedet kan se ut i fremtiden. Jeg analysere hvilke oppgaver som er egnet for automatisering. Norge er langt fremme når ...
    • The impact of the different treatment methods, time and production zones on the adult female lice 

      Göktürk, Gözde (Masteroppgave/UIS-HH/2020;, Master thesis, 2020-07)
      The aquaculture sector is ever-growing since the 1980s, however, several challenges influence the growth of the industry. One of the core issues is the parasites, named “sea louse”, that attach to the fish and deteriorate ...
    • Increasing Urban Density in the Northern Jæren Region 

      Riege, Ida Christine; Nordland, Karianne S. (Masteroppgave/UIS-HH/2018;, Master thesis, 2018-06-13)
      The purpose of this thesis is to explore the possible opportunities the Northern Jæren region has for future developments with regards to residential housings, and the location of industries. The compact city concept has ...
    • Industrial agglomeration and production costs in Norwegian salmon aquaculture 

      Tveterås, Ragnar (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2002)
      During the last decade, empirical evidence of regional agglomeration economies has emerged for some industries. This paper argues that externalities from agglomeration are not only present in some manufacturing and ...
    • Innovation in Norwegian Law Firms 

      Sivertsen, Kristoffer (Masteroppgave/UIS-HH/2019;, Master thesis, 2019-08-02)
      This thesis investigates innovation activities in Norwegian corporate law firms. The research is focused on law firms as knowledge intensive business services. Innovation in law firms is at a crossroads. Many law firms ...
    • Innovation, Space, and Diversity 

      Solheim, Marte Cecilie Wilhelmsen (PhD thesis UiS;327, Doctoral thesis, 2017-01-20)
      Background This PhD thesis aims at combining different perspectives from the literature on organizational theory, innovation, and economic geography and addresses how firms1 communicate and connect within the contexts ...
    • Markedsforskning knyttet til sjømat - Kartlegging i Norge, Vest-Europa og Nord-Amerika 

      Bjørklund, Oddrun; Asche, Frank; Sogn-Grundvåg, Geir; Tveterås, Ragnar; Honkanen, Pirjo; Voldnes, Gøril; Isaksen, John Roald; Heide, Morten (Nofima rapportserie;, Research report, 2010)
      Denne rapporten er en kartlegging av markedsforskning knyttet til sjømat i Norge, Vest-Europa og Nord-Amerika. Hensikten er å få oversikt over hvilke organisasjoner som gjør hva knyttet til dette temaet. Kartleggingen viser ...
    • Market integration for natural gas in Europe 

      Asche, Frank; Osmundsen, Petter; Tveterås, Ragnar (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2001)
      In this paper we examine the degree of market integration in French gas imports. Are there substantial price differences between gas from different export countries, and do prices move together? Furthermore, we analyze ...