Recent Submissions

  • A comparative analysis of parsimonious yield curve models with focus on the Nelson-Siegel, Svensson and Bliss versions 

    Wahlstrøm, Ranik Raaen; Paraschiv, Florentina; Schuerle, Michael (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2021)
    We shed light on computational challenges when fitting the Nelson-Siegel, Bliss and Svensson parsimonious yield curve models to observed US Treasury securities with maturities up to 30 years. As model parameters have a ...
  • The Municipality’s Role in a Smart Internet of Things Ecosystem 

    Nesse, Per Jonny; Lindtvedt, Ida Cathrine Ringdal; Frøhaug, Ragnhild Skirdal (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2021)
    This article explores how municipalities plan and utilize Internet of Things (IoT) for smart city development, as well as how they collaborate with actors in the IoT-ecosystem. To do so, in-depth interviews and secondary ...
  • Entering a Brave New World: Market Entry Assessments Into a Born Global Industry 

    Aspelund, Arild; Bjørgum, Øyvind; Sæther, Erik Andreas (Chapter, 2021)
    This chapter investigates key motivations, drivers, and barriers for firms that are seeking to enter new international supply chains for renewable energy. Offshore wind (OW) is a born global industry with a fully ...
  • On Work Relevance of Adult Education: A Case Study Narrative 

    Vold, Aud Tone; Haave, Hanne Marit; Kaloudis, Aris (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2020)
    There is an increased focus on relevance of higher education. Mostly it is about enhanced job opportunities or job advancements for the individual. However, relevance of higher education may also be towards solving important ...
  • Match Experience at the Danish Women's Soccer National A-Team Matches: An Explorative Study 

    Kringstad, Morten; Jakobsen, Tor Georg; Olsen, Tor-Eirik; Storm, Rasmus K.; Schelde, Nikolaj (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2021)
    Women’s soccer is more popular than ever, but match attendance is still relatively low. In order to develop sustainable revenue streams for women’s football, and help it grow further, it is necessary to understand what ...
  • Association between exposure to different stone aggregates from asphalt and blood coagulability: A human exposure chamber study 

    Nitter, Therese Bergh; Hilt, Bjørn; Svendsen, Kristin V Hirsch; Buhagen, Morten; Jørgensen, Rikke Bramming (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2021)
    A large fraction of particulate matter (PM), especially PM10, concentrations are due to non-exhaust emissions, such as road abrasion and wear on tires and brake pads. Concentrating on road abrasion, we aimed to investigate ...
  • Value Chain Integration – A Framework for Assessment 

    Gamme, Inger Astrid Øygarden; Andersen, Bjørn Sørskot; Raabe, Håkon; Powell, Daryl (Chapter, 2020)
    Despite an abundance of research on the topic, firms continue to struggle with integrating their value chains in order to create and deliver more value to customers. Silo-thinking (rather than systems-thinking) is a typical ...
  • Factors Explaining Business Student Attitudes Towards Mathematics: Does Gender Still Matter? 

    Opstad, Leiv (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2021)
    The purpose of this paper is to identify factors that can explain the attitudes of business students towards mathematics, using data from a business school in Norway. This article focusses on gender, personality traits ...
  • Energi og industri - Mulighetsrom verdikjeder - NHO Veikart for fremtidens næringsliv 

    Støa, Petter; Røkke, Nils Anders; Størset, Sigmund Østtveit; Spooren, Rudie; Knutstad, Gaute A. Johansen; Dahl, Nina; Akporiaye, Duncan; Bredesen, Rune; Sand, Gunnar; Tveten, Erlend Grytli; Mortensholm, Stein Kleppe; Steenstrup-Duch, Anne; Mehammer, Eirill Bachmann; Schäffer, Linn Emelie; Sandquist, Judit; Vullum-Bruer, Fride; Sheridan, Edel Maria; Alnæs, Lisbeth-Ingrid; Høgaas, Per Helge; Lademo, Odd-Geir; Øvrelid, Eivind Johannes (SINTEF Rapport;, Research report, 2019)
    Kan fremtidig verdiskaping innen energi og industri opprettholde Norge som bærekraftig velferdsnasjon, samtidig som vi oppfyller våre forpliktelser i internasjonale klimaavtaler og løser egne utfordringer i tråd med FNs ...
  • Opening Bid Strategies in English Auctions 

    Sønstebø, Ole Jakob; Olaussen, Jon Olaf; Oust, Are (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2021)
    Existing residential homes in Norway are sold by English auctions. This provides an exclusive opportunity to examine opening bid strategies for high-valued objects. Using unique data from surveys and auction journals, we ...
  • Do IFRS promote transparency? Evidence from the bankruptcy prediction of privately held Swedish and Norwegian companies 

    Kainth, Akarsh; Wahlstrøm, Ranik Raaen (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2021)
    The purpose of our paper is to investigate whether any differences between International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS) and local Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP) impact the transparency of financial ...
  • Four Essays on Educational Governance and Student Outcomes 

    Nyhus, Ole Henning (Doctoral theses at NTNU, 2021:68, Doctoral thesis, 2021)
    Most of our wealth is held in human capital. Thus, it is natural that economists are devoting much effort to understanding educational and labor market issues. This thesis consists of four independent essays on topics ...
  • Veiledning i bruk av barriereindikator 

    Kjellén, Urban Anders Gunnar (Research report, 2021)
    Veiledningen viser en fremgangsmåte for å etablere og bruke «barriereindikatoren» i bygg- og anleggsnæringen. Barriereindikatoren måler tilgjengeligheten på barrierer i sikkerhetskritiske bygg- og anleggsaktiviteter. Slike ...
  • Kan vi lede via sosiale medier? Om fjernledelse og kommunikasjon 

    Pettersen, Inger Johanne; Solstad, Elsa (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2020)
    I denne artikkelen studerer vi hvordan bruk av indirekte kommunikasjonsformer (nettbaserte) utfordrer lederoppgavene i kunnskapsorganisasjoner. Mer konkret er vi opptatte av å studere om fjernledelse medfører en vridning ...
  • Entry Strategies for Platform Firms in Two-Sided Markets 

    Veisdal, Jørgen (Doctoral theses at NTNU;2021:39, Doctoral thesis, 2021)
    Summary: This dissertation explores the dynamics of entry for firms attempting to establish platforms in two-sided markets characterized by a presence of network effects. As of the writing of the work, seven of the ...
  • The Importance of Tacit and Explicit Knowledge Transfer in an Onboarding Programme 

    Haave, Hanne Marit; Vold, Aud Tone; Kaloudis, Aris (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2020)
    "Onboarding" is one way of facilitating training for newcomers in order to get them socialized and trained for the job in question. Getting newcomers "up to speed" and reducing turnover is cost saving for a company. In ...
  • Rethinking lean supplier development as a learning system 

    Powell, Daryl John; Coughlan, Paul (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2020)
    Purpose This paper investigates developing a learning-to-learn capability as a critical success factor for sustainable lean transformation. Design/methodology/approach This research design is guided by our research question: ...
  • Power Imbalance and the Dark Side of the Captive Agri-food Supplier–Buyer Relationship 

    Glavee-Geo, Richard; Engelseth, Per; Buvik, Arnt (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2021)
    This paper highlights the dark side of power imbalance regarding its consequences in agri-food supplier–buyer relationships. We report on findings from two studies. The first study is based on a sample of 105 key informants, ...
  • Investigating the Challenges and Opportunities for Production Planning and Control in Digital Lean Manufacturing 

    Powell, Daryl John; Lodgaard, Eirin Anita; Dreyer, Heidi Carin (Chapter, 2020)
    Digital Lean Manufacturing has emerged as a new approach to Lean Production, combining lean thinking and practice with the new opportunities presented by innovative digital technologies and Industry 4.0 concepts. However, ...
  • Low Power, High Ambitions: New Ventures Developing Their First Supply Chains 

    Bjørgum, Øyvind; Aaboen, Lise; Fredriksson, Anna (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2020)
    This paper investigates sourcing decisions for new ventures. Sourcing decisions are especially problematic for start-ups because they lack resources, knowledge and legitimacy to evaluate and interact with suppliers. We ...

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