• Accounting Method Choice and Market Valuation in the Extractive Industries 

      Misund, Bård (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2017-11)
      For more than 40 years, oil and gas companies have been able to choose between two competing methods for accounting for exploration activities. The implication is that two otherwise identical companies can report substantially ...
    • Accounting Method Choice and Market Valuation in the Extractive Industries 

      Misund, Bård (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2017-11)
      For more than 40 years, oil and gas companies have been able to choose between two competing methods for accounting for exploration activities. The implication is that two otherwise identical companies can report substantially ...
    • Catch, Stock Elasticity, and an Implicit Index of Fishing Effort 

      Ekerhovd, Nils-Arne; Gordon, Daniel (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2013-12)
      Economists are interested in the relationship between fishing effort and stock size, and the impact on catch levels. The interest lies in the stock elasticity where it is thought that for pelagic fish species it is close ...
    • Changes in health and health behavior associated with retirement 

      Syse, Astri; Veenstra, Marijke; Furunes, Trude; Mykletun, Reidar J.; Solem, Per Erik (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2015-12)
      Objectives: While poor health contributes to early work exits, it is less clear how early work exits affect health. This study therefore examines changes in health associated with retirement. Method: Survey data from ...
    • Do political risks harm development of oil fields? 

      Bøe, Kristine; Jordal, Therese; Mikula, Stepan; Molnar, Peter (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2018-01-11)
      We examine the impact of political risks and financial development on investments in the petroleum industry utilizing a unique dataset of investments in individual oil and gas fields around the world. We find that the ...
    • Economics of aquaculture: special issue introduction. 

      Asche, Frank; Tveterås, Ragnar (Journal article, 2002)
    • Ethical Infrastructure and Successful Handling of Workplace Bullying 

      Einarsen, Kari; Mykletun, Reidar; Einarsen, Ståle Valvatna; Skogstad, Anders; Salin, Denise (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2017-03)
      Antecedents and consequences of workplace bullying are well documented. However, the measures taken against workplace bullying, and the effectiveness of such measures, have received less attention. This study addresses ...
    • Exploration vs. acquisition of oil and gas reserves: Effect on stock returns 

      Misund, Bård (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2018-02-21)
      This paper examines how oil and gas companies’ reserves growth affects their share price returns. In particular we examine three issues affecting the relation between reserves changes and oil and gas firm returns. First, ...
    • Faglig sneverhet 

      Laudal, Thomas (Journal article, 2010-06)
      Jeg har fått anledning til å gi et kort svar til innlegget fra Bruvoll og Hasane i forrige av Samfunnsøkonomen. Jeg begrenser meg til to tema: "Misforståelsen" om motsetningen mellom politikk og marked, og virkninger av ...
    • Father Presence and the Intergenerational Transmission of Educational Attainment 

      Rege, Mari; Votruba, Mark; Kalil, Ariel; Mogstad, Magne (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2015-11)
      We use administrative data from Norway to analyze how fathers’ presence affects the intergenerational transmission of educational attainment. Our empirical strategy exploits within family variation in father exposure that ...
    • Firm Size, Commodity Price, and Interdependence Between Firm-Level stock prices 

      Zhang, Dengjun; Myrland, Øystein; Xie, Jinghua (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2016-08)
      This study aims to investigate the interdependence between stock prices of salmon firms listed at Oslo Stock Exchange and to evaluate how this correlation is affected by firm size and salmon commodity price. Technically, ...
    • Foreign workers and international partners as channels to international markets in core, intermediate and peripheral regions 

      Solheim, Marte Cecilie Wilhelmsen (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2016-11)
      Past contributions stress that international ties in the form of foreign workers and international collaboration enable firms to be present in international markets by providing access to diverse knowledge, and professional ...
    • Global Pipelines for Innovation: Insights from the case of Norway 

      Fitjar, Rune Dahl; Huber, Franz (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2014-06)
      Using data on 418 Norwegian firms, the results confirm the hypotheses that innovative/radically innovative firms tend to be more involved in international personal and formal networks than non-innovative/incrementally ...
    • Hedging efficiency of Atlantic salmon futures 

      Misund, Bård; Asche, Frank (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2016-08)
      This article examines the hedging properties of Atlantic salmon futures. Hedging is important because it allows for mitigation of the risk of adverse price changes in the spot market. We examine the hedging efficiency of ...
    • Hooked up to the international artistic community: external linkages, absorptive capacity and exporting by small creative firms 

      Fitjar, Rune Dahl; Jøsendal, Kari (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2016)
      The contemporary economy is marked both by the growth in international trade and the increasing importance of the creative industries. However, these activities are dominated by big firms and big cities, spurring a large ...
    • How exchange rate affects Chinese processing trade? The case of ground fish 

      Zhang, Dengjun; Xie, Jinghua; Myrland, Øystein (Journal article, 2017-09)
      As imports destined for primary processing and then exporting occur across industries, in this study we developed a structural model to examine how exchange rate affects the exports of processed ground fish from China. The ...
    • Hva er det med oljeinvesteringene? 

      Mohn, Klaus (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2007)
      Høye oljepriser og knapphet på olje- og gassressurser har løftet forsyningssikkerhet i energimarkedet mot toppen av den geopolitiske agendaen. Enorme energiinvesteringer er påkrevd for å møte forventningene om økonomisk ...
    • Hva er det med økonomene? 

      Mohn, Klaus (Journal article, 2006-09)
      Økonomiske overlegninger har preget tankesett og dagligliv for mennesker i uminnelige tider. Refleksjoner om produktivitet, nytte og velferd, arbeidsdeling og handel har alltid vært viktige faktorer for menneskers ...
    • 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 ...
    • Informational cascades, herding bias, and food taste evaluations 

      Hansen, Håvard (Journal article, 2013-12)
      Herding behavior is observed when consumers simply replicate the behavior of others instead of making their own elaborate decision. This study contains two experiments in which participants are asked to evaluate how good ...