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Gender, ethnicity and migration?: Explaining aspirations to join the EU in post-independence Kosovo
(Arbeidsrapport (Høgskolen i Østfold);2011:10, Working paper, 2012-06-29)
We explore the attitudes towards joining the EU in post-independence Kosovo, focussing particularly on the potential role of gender, ethnicity and migration. The study is based on a survey of 1367 respondents carried out ...
Together or apart?: Attitudes towards multi-ethnic state and ethnically mixed communities in post-independence Kosovo
(Arbeidsrapport (Høgskolen i Østfold);2011:11, Working paper, 2012-06-29)
The success of Kosovo as an independent and multi-ethnic state depends crucially on the ability and willingness of different ethnic groups to live and work together. We explore the attitudes towards multi-ethnic state and ...
Equity induced up-trading and the housing market structure: Implications for Price-to-Income (PTI) and macroprudential interventions
(Arbeidsrapport (Høgskolen i Østfold);2012:3, Working paper, 2012-06-27)
This paper relates the housing market structure and the intensity of equity induced up-trading between market segments to the equilibrium ratio between house prices and household income (PTI-ratio). When fed back into the ...
A comment on LTV, risk and incentives in mortgage markets
(Arbeidsrapport (Høgskolen i Østfold);2012:4, Working paper, 2012-08-29)
This paper comments on the increase in LTV ratios experienced in a number of countries in the years preceding the financial crisis. Highlighting the capital structure of housing investments and the excess return to housing ...
Auf die Geschichte projiziert : Doris Gerckes Bella-Block-Romane
Gegenstand des Artikels ist Doris Gerckes inzwischen 12 Bände umfassende Reihe (entstanden in den Jahren 1988-2002) über die private Ermittlerin und ehemalige Hamburger Polizistin Bella Block. Das Hauptgewicht liegt auf ...
Born at the wrong time?: The effects of the 2004 Minority Education Reform on pupil performance in Latvia
(Arbeidsrapport (Høgskolen i Østfold);2011:12, Working paper, 2012-10-01)
One quarter of all schoolchildren in Latvia go to the publicly funded minority (predominantly Russian) schools. In 2004, the language of instruction in minority schools was changed from essentially minority language to a ...
Housing careers, house price dispersion and the housing market multiplier
(Arbeidsrapport (Høgskolen i Østfold);2012:7, Working paper, 2012-10-11)
Housing markets reflect our housing consumption profile over the life cycle. As we age, marry and have kids, we seek larger dwellings and to a greater extent owner-occupied housing. The up-trading process has two key ...
Cette petite nouvelle repose sur des faits réels qui se sont déroulés à la fin des années cinquante dans un petit village des Charentes. Un malentendu, comique et grotesque qui bascule dans l'horreur. C'est l'histoire d'un ...
In control of your own devices. Creating and visualizing relationships between devices in home automation
(Master thesis, 2015-07-30)