Business and economy

Business and economy

24 January 2018
White men dominate leader positions in the Norwegian petroleum industry. If you’re a woman and want to climb the career ladder, you need to keep your mouth shut when there’s talk of gender and equality, according to researchers.
22 June 2017
Female drug dealers are a minority. According to sociologist Heidi Grundetjern, they gain self-confidence by succeeding in a cutthroat business, but they do not challenge the male dominance.
9 August 2016
Who should take over the business after dad? Sons are still preferred to girls in family businesses.
28 January 2016
Well-respected female leaders in Norway dress in a traditionally feminine way. This may change the way we perceive feminine signs and symbols, according to researchers.
9 May 2012

The Norwegian gender quota law requiring that the boards of public limited companies consist of at least 40 percent women caused both excitement and indignation. Now it is being copied in many European countries.

2 January 2012

According to researchers, gender differences in education and employment is one reason why it is so difficult to achieve the Norwegian Government’s target of 40 percent female business owners by 2013.

Publikasjoner

Forfatter(e):
Skjeie, Hege, Cathrine Holst & Mari Teigen
Publisert:
2019
Forfatter(e):
Htun, Mala, Francesca R. Jensenius & Jami Nelson-Nuñez
Publisert:
2019
Forfatter(e):
Bolsø, Agnes, Stine Helena Bang Svendsen og Siri Øyslebø Sørensen
Publisert:
2018