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Changes in funding of higher education and research: stronger governmental steering and organisational control of higher education institutions and academic behaviour?
(The University of Bergen, 2015-06-19)
Funding of higher education and research has experienced substantial changes in the last decades. Although there is variation across European countries, a stronger competitive element increasingly characterises higher ...
Den psykiatriske pasient: En begrepshistorisk studie
(The University of Bergen, 2015-09-04)
The psychiatric patient – a conceptual and historical study Throughout history, a variety of ways have been used to describe the psychiatric hospital patient and I want to examine the relationship between the new and ...
Organizing for naval operations: Implementing mission command on board the Nansen-class frigates
(The University of Bergen, 2015-05-08)
The motivation for this dissertation was an empirical one; how to design an effective organization for the new state-of-the art Nansen-class frigates. There is, however, no official tool for designing and diagnosing the ...
Standing on the Shoulders of Giants? Exploring Consensus on the Validity Status of Mintzberg’s Configuration Theory After a Negative Test
(Sage Publications, 2015-10-14)
This article explores the degree of consensus on the validity status of Mintzberg’s configuration theory following a test in which the theory was refuted. The 218 articles that have cited the award-winning article by Doty, ...
Multifaglig ledelse – Hybridisering i sykehusledelse etter NPM-reformer
(The University of Bergen, 2015-06-18)
The primary concern in this paper is to understand how reforms, characterized by New Public Management, NPM, affect management in hospitals. This would be considered in the light of theories of management where the term ...
Resistance to Control—Norwegian Ministries’ and Agencies’ Reactions to Performance Audit
Ministries are increasingly subject to control, primarily by State Audit Institutions’. This control is assumed to contribute to improvement. Based on survey data from 353 civil servants in Norway this article analyses the ...