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    • Skolens læringsmiljø – avgjørende for elevenes akademiske prestasjoner? 

      Bygdevoll, Maria; Melby Melkevig, Hege (Masteroppgave/UIS-HH/2019;, Master thesis, 2019-06)
      Enkelte kritikere hevder at resultatfokuset gir et snevert mål på hva som er kvalitet på skolen, og at skolene legger for mye vekt på det som lar seg måle og dermed glemmer læringsmiljøet. I denne oppgaven ønsket vi å ...
    • Stakeholders participation in the Innovation Process 

      Moreno, Ramon; Doderovic, Marina (Masteroppgave/UIS-HH/2019;, Master thesis, 2019-07-17)
      This master thesis aims to study the stages in which startups include relevant stakeholders in their innovation process. The study seeks to contribute and enrich the innovation management literature regarding stakeholder ...
    • Stavanger Forum - en samfunnsøkonomisk analyse 

      Cam, Øzgur; Risa, Gaute (Masteroppgave/UIS-HH/2018;, Master thesis, 2018-06-15)
      Formålet med denne oppgaven er å belyse de regionale økonomiske ringvirkningene av driften til Stavanger Forum. Rammeverket er forankret i et samfunnsøkonomisk perspektiv, og problemstillingen formulert er: «Er driften av ...
    • Stavanger Smart City Initiative: The Utilization of Open Data Enforces Innovation 

      Tarandeli, Rizkika Widya (Masteroppgave/UIS-HH/2019;, Master thesis, 2019-06-15)
      Many governments and municipalities are implementing smart solutions to their cities. Open data is a term used to describe sets of information published in a portal to be publicly available and free to utilize, reuse, and ...
    • Strategisk virksomhetsstyring og strategirealisering i en Lean kontekst 

      Sunde, Bjørg Amalie (Masteroppgave/UIS-HH/2018;, Master thesis, 2018-05-25)
      Målsettingen med denne studien er å belyse hvordan drive Strategisk virksomhetsstyring og strategirealisering i en Lean kontekst. F&C-nettverket i Equinor har etablert en strategisk forbedringsagenda med fem strategiske ...
    • Størrelse og lønnsomhet i fiskeflåten i Norge 

      Yang, Mei (Masteroppgave/UIS-HH/2019;, Master thesis, 2019-06-17)
      Selskap i markedsøkonomien varierer i størrelse, lønnsomhet, og overlevelse. Hva er faktorene som avgjør disse observerte variablene? Hvordan virksomheten driver har alltid vært et populært tema for forskning i privat og ...
    • Supporting organizational change through a focus on change readiness 

      Seloter, Rolf Atle (Masteroppgave/UIS-HH/2019;, Master thesis, 2019-05)
      Hensikten med denne oppgaven er å måle endringsklarheten i Sør-vest politidistrikt. Til dette er det benyttet et spørreskjema hentet fra Cawsey et al., 2016. Undersøkelsen ble sendt ut til politidistriktets ca. 1200 ansatte ...
    • Surfonomics: The Value of a Wave 

      Gilje, Helene Larsen (Masteroppgave/UIS-HH/2018;, Master thesis, 2018-06)
      Surfing as an ocean recreational activity is open access and generally without entrance fees. Valuing the recreational activity can, therefore, not be determent as straightforward as market commodities. Through “surfonomics” ...
    • Target cost in Statoil projects: The effects of capital expenditure targets 

      Atkinson, Kristian (Masteroppgave/UIS-HH/2018;, Master thesis, 2018-05)
      This paper consists of an explorative investigation into the effects of the concept “target cost” in development projects executed by the Norwegian energy company Statoil ASA. Target cost is a financial target towards ...
    • Terrorism and the Impact on the Economic Growth in France: A Synthetic Control Approach 

      Chauvin, Thomas; Engen, Helena (Masteroppgave/UIS-HH/2018;, Master thesis, 2018-06-12)
      This thesis maps out whether terrorism affects a country’s economy and explains which factors it affects in order to have an impact on the economic growth. We have chosen to look at the coordinated terror attacks in Paris, ...
    • Terrorism and the Norwegian stock market 

      Pettersen, Eilin; Wist, Olav Bleivik (Masteroppgave/UIS-HH/2018;, Master thesis, 2018-06)
      Terrorism has increased drastically and have almost become a part of our everyday life; how does this affect the Norwegian stock market? In 1970 there was 651 registered terrorism attacks worldwide, in 2016 this number had ...
    • Terrorismens effekt på aksjemarkeder - En analyse av det norske aksjemarkedets reaksjon på terrorangrepet 22. juli 2011 

      Mæle, Håvard Langeland (Masteroppgave/UIS-HH/2018;, Master thesis, 2018-06-13)
      Ved hjelp av den klassiske hendelsesstudien undersøker denne oppgaven hvordan det norske aksjemarkedet reagerte på terrorhendelsen 22. juli 2011. Oppgavens mål er å kartlegge om hendelsen hadde innvirkning på markedets ...
    • Testing for Bubbles in the Bitcoin Market 

      Hoang, Hang Thuy; Mørken, Sebastian Eriksson (Masteroppgave/UIS-HH/2018;, Master thesis, 2018-06-14)
      Intrigued by Bitcoin’s exceptional value development and media attention the last years, we assess if there have been any speculative bubbles in the Bitcoin market and if it exists any bubble today. Our empirical analysis ...
    • The Complexity of Human Dishonesty 

      Andreassen, Hanne; Hoti, Saranda (Masteroppgave/UIS-HH/2018;, Master thesis, 2018-06)
      The purpose of this master thesis is to extend the current knowledge on dishonesty by adding a new dimension of cheating on behalf of others - more precisely a charitable cause. Additionally, the aim is to analyse the ...
    • The effect from Reform 97 on the high school graduation gender gap 

      Ulset, Hanne; Vigdel, Karina (Masteroppgave/UIS-HH/2019;, Master thesis, 2019-06-17)
      Abstract: In 1997, Reform 97 was introduced in the Norwegian school system. The reform made it mandatory for children to start school at the age of six instead of seven, resulting in expanding the primary school with one ...
    • The effect of loss aversion on cheating behavior: an experimental study. 

      Kristensen, Ivar; Dyvik, Per Haarr (Masteroppgave/UIS-HH/2019;, Master thesis, 2019-06-14)
      In this thesis our main objective is to investigate how loss aversion affects cheating and dishonest behavior. We conduct a lab-experiment built on the experimental design of Mazar, Amir, and Ariely (2008) where we manipulate ...
    • The Effect of Public Recognition on Performance in Competitive Environments 

      Lehtinen, Maria (Masteroppgave/UIS-HH/2018;, Master thesis, 2018-06-14)
      This Master thesis investigates the effects of public recognition on performance in competitive environments. Theory suggests three key mechanisms affecting motivation and thus, performance, namely conformity, altruism and ...
    • The Effects of Related and Unrelated Variety on Firm Performance in Norway 

      Matthes, Yves (Masteroppgave/UIS-HH/2019;, Master thesis, 2019-06-11)
      This Master thesis addresses the question whether the co-location of economic sectors increases firm performances in that region. The empirical study is based on the theoretical concepts of related and unrelated variety. ...
    • The Impact of Change in Oil Price on Inflation in Norway 

      Osman, Akbar (Masteroppgave/UIS-HH/2018;, Master thesis, 2019-01-17)
      In this thesis, I investigated the effect of oil price fluctuation on consumer price inflation in Norway. I applied the vector autoregression (VAR) model – one of the most popular approach in macroeconomic multivariate ...
    • The impact of the non-financial incentives in employees in the public sector in Norway 

      Albatal, Jihad (Masteroppgave/UIS-HH/2019;, Master thesis, 2019-06)
      The focus of organizations is to achieve high productivity. To attain organizational goals, it is imperative for organizations to invest in employees. They are important part of any organization. The employees have to be ...