Odd Rune Straume

University of Minho - Economic Policies Research Unit (NIPE)

Campus de Gualtar

Braga, 4710-057

Portugal

CESifo (Center for Economic Studies and Ifo Institute)

Poschinger Str. 5

Munich, DE-81679

Germany

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Reference Pricing of Pharmaceuticals

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 1825
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 26 Oct 2006
Kurt Richard Brekke, Ingrid Königbauer and Odd Rune Straume
Norwegian School of Economics (NHH) - Department of Economics, University of Munich and University of Minho - Economic Policies Research Unit (NIPE)
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pharmaceuticals, reference pricing, product differentiation

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Hospital Competition and Quality with Regulated Prices

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 2635
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 29 Apr 2009
Kurt Richard Brekke, Luigi Siciliani and Odd Rune Straume
Norwegian School of Economics (NHH) - Department of Economics, University of York and University of Minho - Economic Policies Research Unit (NIPE)
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hospitals, competition, quality

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Regulation, Generic Competition and Pharmaceutical Prices: Theory and Evidence from a Natural Experiment

NHH Dept. of Economics Discussion Paper No. 39/2007
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 11 Feb 2010
Kurt Richard Brekke, Tor Helge Holmas and Odd Rune Straume
Norwegian School of Economics (NHH) - Department of Economics, Foundation for Research in Economics and Business Administration (SNF) and University of Minho - Economic Policies Research Unit (NIPE)
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Pharmaceuticals, Regulation, Generic Competition

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Pharmaceutical Patents: Incentives for R&D or Marketing?

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 2433
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 28 Oct 2008
Kurt Richard Brekke and Odd Rune Straume
Norwegian School of Economics (NHH) - Department of Economics and University of Minho - Economic Policies Research Unit (NIPE)
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marketing, Research & Development, pharmaceutical

Margins and Market Shares: Pharmacy Incentives for Generic Substitution

NHH Dept. of Economics Discussion Paper No. 18/2010
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 20 Aug 2010 Last Revised: 28 Oct 2010
Kurt Richard Brekke, Tor Helge Holmas and Odd Rune Straume
Norwegian School of Economics (NHH) - Department of Economics, University of Bergen - Department of Economics and University of Minho - Economic Policies Research Unit (NIPE)
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Pharmaceuticals, Pharmacies, Generic Substitution

Margins and Market Shares: Pharmacy Incentives for Generic Substitution

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 4055
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 23 Jan 2013
Kurt Richard Brekke, Tor Helge Holmas and Odd Rune Straume
Norwegian School of Economics (NHH) - Department of Economics, University of Bergen - Department of Economics and University of Minho - Economic Policies Research Unit (NIPE)
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pharmaceuticals, pharmacies, generic substitution

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Horizontal Mergers and Product Quality

NHH Dept. of Economics Discussion Paper No. 04/2014
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 11 Feb 2014
Kurt Richard Brekke, Luigi Siciliani and Odd Rune Straume
Norwegian School of Economics (NHH) - Department of Economics, University of York and University of Minho - Economic Policies Research Unit (NIPE)
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Horizontal mergers; Quality; Spatial Competition

Horizontal Mergers and Product Quality

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 5406
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 06 Jul 2015
Kurt Richard Brekke, Luigi Siciliani and Odd Rune Straume
Norwegian School of Economics (NHH) - Department of Economics, University of York and University of Minho - Economic Policies Research Unit (NIPE)
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horizontal mergers, quality and price competition

Horizontal Mergers and Product Quality

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP10156
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 25 Sep 2014
Kurt Richard Brekke, Luigi Siciliani and Odd Rune Straume
Norwegian School of Economics (NHH) - Department of Economics, University of York and University of Minho - Economic Policies Research Unit (NIPE)
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horizontal mergers, quality, spatial competition

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Downstream Merger with Oligopolistic Input Suppliers

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 733
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 06 Sep 2002
Kjell Erik Lommerud, Odd Rune Straume and Lars Sorgard
University of Bergen - Department of Economics, University of Minho - Economic Policies Research Unit (NIPE) and Norwegian School of Economics and Business Administration (NHH)
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Merger Profitability, Input Suppliers, Trade Unions, Cross-border Merger

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Can Competition Reduce Quality?

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 4629
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 06 Mar 2014
Kurt Richard Brekke, Luigi Siciliani and Odd Rune Straume
Norwegian School of Economics (NHH) - Department of Economics, University of York and University of Minho - Economic Policies Research Unit (NIPE)
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quality and price competition, motivated providers, risk-averse providers

Can Competition Reduce Quality?

NHH Dept. of Economics Discussion Paper No. 9/2012
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 02 Apr 2012
Kurt Richard Brekke, Luigi Siciliani and Odd Rune Straume
Norwegian School of Economics (NHH) - Department of Economics, University of York and University of Minho - Economic Policies Research Unit (NIPE)
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Quality and price competition, Motivated providers, Risk-averse providers

Can Competition Reduce Quality?

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP9810
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 02 Jun 2014
Kurt Richard Brekke, Luigi Siciliani and Odd Rune Straume
Norwegian School of Economics (NHH) - Department of Economics, University of York and University of Minho - Economic Policies Research Unit (NIPE)
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Motivated providers, Quality and price competition, Risk-averse providers

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Hospital Mergers: A Spatial Competition Approach

NHH Dept. of Economics Discussion Paper No. 08/2013
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 18 Apr 2013
Kurt Richard Brekke, Luigi Siciliani and Odd Rune Straume
Norwegian School of Economics (NHH) - Department of Economics, University of York and University of Minho - Economic Policies Research Unit (NIPE)
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Hospital mergers, Spatial Competition, Antitrust

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Industry Concentration and Strategic Trade Policy in Successive Oligopoly

CESifo Working Paper No. 1439
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 07 Apr 2005
Gjermund Nese and Odd Rune Straume
Foundation for Research in Economics and Business Administration (SNF) and University of Minho - Economic Policies Research Unit (NIPE)
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successive oligopoly, strategic trade policy, industry concentration

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Gatekeeping in Health Care

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 1552
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 24 Oct 2005
Kurt Richard Brekke, Robert Nuscheler and Odd Rune Straume
Norwegian School of Economics (NHH) - Department of Economics, Wissenschaftszentrum Berlin fuer Sozialforschung (WZB) - Market Processes and Governance and University of Minho - Economic Policies Research Unit (NIPE)
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gatekeeping, imperfect information, quality competition, product differentiation, price regulation

Price Regulation and Parallel Imports of Pharmaceuticals

NHH Dept. of Economics Discussion Paper No. 01/2014
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 23 Jan 2014
Kurt Richard Brekke, Tor Helge Holmas and Odd Rune Straume
Norwegian School of Economics (NHH) - Department of Economics, University of Bergen - Department of Economics and University of Minho - Economic Policies Research Unit (NIPE)
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Pharmaceutical market; Price regulation; Parallel imports

Price Regulation and Parallel Imports of Pharmaceuticals

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 5469
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 15 Aug 2015
Kurt Richard Brekke, Tor Helge Holmas and Odd Rune Straume
Norwegian School of Economics (NHH) - Department of Economics, University of Bergen - Department of Economics and University of Minho - Economic Policies Research Unit (NIPE)
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pharmaceutical market, price regulation, parallel imports

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Does Reference Pricing Drive Out Generic Competition in Pharmaceutical Markets? Evidence from a Policy Reform.

NHH Dept. of Economics Discussion Paper No. 11/2015
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 12 Jun 2015
Kurt Richard Brekke, Chiara Canta and Odd Rune Straume
Norwegian School of Economics (NHH) - Department of Economics, Norwegian School of Economics (NHH) - Department of Economics and University of Minho - Economic Policies Research Unit (NIPE)
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Pharmaceuticals; Reference pricing; Generic entry

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Citation 12

Can Deunionization Lead to International Outsourcing?

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 1545
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 24 Oct 2005
Kjell Erik Lommerud, Frode Meland and Odd Rune Straume
University of Bergen - Department of Economics, University of Bergen - Department of Economics and University of Minho - Economic Policies Research Unit (NIPE)
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international outsourcing, deunionization, globalization

Can Deunionization Lead to International Outsourcing?

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP6998
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 02 Dec 2008
Kjell Erik Lommerud, Frode Meland and Odd Rune Straume
University of Bergen - Department of Economics, University of Bergen - Department of Economics and University of Minho - Economic Policies Research Unit (NIPE)
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Deunionization, Globalization, International outsourcing

Quality Competition with Profit Constraints: Do Non-Profit Firms Provide Higher Quality than For-Profit Firms?

NHH Department of Economics Discussion Paper No. 2/2011
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 18 Feb 2011
Kurt Richard Brekke, Luigi Siciliani and Odd Rune Straume
Norwegian School of Economics (NHH) - Department of Economics, University of York and University of Minho - Economic Policies Research Unit (NIPE)
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Profit Constraints, Quality Competition, Semi-Altruistic Providers

Quality Competition with Profit Constraints: Do Non-Profit Firms Provide Higher Quality than For-Profit Firms?

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP8284
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 14 Mar 2011
Kurt Richard Brekke, Luigi Siciliani and Odd Rune Straume
Norwegian School of Economics (NHH) - Department of Economics, University of York and University of Minho - Economic Policies Research Unit (NIPE)
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Profit constraints, Quality competition, Semi-altruistic providers

Hospital Mergers with Regulated Prices

NHH Dept. of Economics Discussion Paper No. 21/2014
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 01 Jul 2014
Kurt Richard Brekke, Luigi Siciliani and Odd Rune Straume
Norwegian School of Economics (NHH) - Department of Economics, University of York and University of Minho - Economic Policies Research Unit (NIPE)
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Hospital mergers; Quality competition; Cost efficiency; Antitrust

Hospital Mergers with Regulated Prices

The Scandinavian Journal of Economics, Vol. 119, Issue 3, pp. 597-627, 2017
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 30 Jun 2017
Kurt Richard Brekke, Luigi Siciliani and Odd Rune Straume
Norwegian School of Economics (NHH) - Department of Economics, University of York and University of Minho - Economic Policies Research Unit (NIPE)
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Antitrust, cost efficiency, hospital mergers, quality competition

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Patient Mobility, Health Care Quality and Welfare

NHH Dept. of Economics Discussion Paper No. 13/2011
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 23 Sep 2011
Norwegian School of Economics (NHH) - Department of Economics, University of Brescia - Department of Economics and Management, University of York and University of Minho - Economic Policies Research Unit (NIPE)
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Patient mobility, Health care quality, Regional and global welfare

Patient Mobility, Health Care Quality and Welfare

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 4576
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 05 Feb 2014
Norwegian School of Economics (NHH) - Department of Economics, University of Brescia - Department of Economics and Management, University of York and University of Minho - Economic Policies Research Unit (NIPE)
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patient mobility, health care quality, regional and global welfare

Patient Mobility, Health Care Quality and Welfare

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP8559
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 16 Sep 2011
Norwegian School of Economics (NHH) - Department of Economics, University of Brescia - Department of Economics and Management, University of York and University of Minho - Economic Policies Research Unit (NIPE)
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health care quality, patient mobility, regional and global welfare

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Competition and Waiting Times in Hospital Markets

CESifo Working Paper No. 2124
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 18 Oct 2007
Kurt Richard Brekke, Luigi Siciliani and Odd Rune Straume
Norwegian School of Economics (NHH) - Department of Economics, University of York and University of Minho - Economic Policies Research Unit (NIPE)
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hospitals, competition, waiting times

Competition and Waiting Times in Hospital Markets

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP6285
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 22 May 2008
Kurt Richard Brekke, Luigi Siciliani and Odd Rune Straume
Norwegian School of Economics (NHH) - Department of Economics, University of York and University of Minho - Economic Policies Research Unit (NIPE)
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competition, hospitals, waiting times

Employment Protection versus Flexicurity: On Technology Adoption in Unionised Firms

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 2472
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 03 Dec 2008
Kjell Erik Lommerud and Odd Rune Straume
University of Bergen - Department of Economics and University of Minho - Economic Policies Research Unit (NIPE)
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technology adoption, trade unions, employment protection, flexicurity

Employment Protection Versus Flexicurity: On Technology Adoption in Unionised Firms

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP7919
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 19 Jul 2010
Kjell Erik Lommerud and Odd Rune Straume
University of Bergen - Department of Economics and University of Minho - Economic Policies Research Unit (NIPE)
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Employment protection, Flexicurity, Technology adoption, Trade unions

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Good Jobs, Bad Jobs and Redistribution

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 1022
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 08 Oct 2003
Kjell Erik Lommerud, Bjorn Sandvik and Odd Rune Straume
University of Bergen - Department of Economics, University of Bergen - Department of Economics and University of Minho - Economic Policies Research Unit (NIPE)
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rent sharing, segmented labour markets, optimal taxation, redistribution

Good Jobs, Bad Jobs and Redistribution

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 4115
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 06 Jan 2004
Kjell Erik Lommerud, Bjorn Sandvik and Odd Rune Straume
University of Bergen - Department of Economics, University of Bergen - Department of Economics and University of Minho - Economic Policies Research Unit (NIPE)
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Good Jobs, Bad Jobs and Redistribution

Scandinavian Journal of Economics, Vol. 106, No. 4, pp. 703-720, December 2004
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 06 Jan 2005
Kjell Erik Lommerud, Bjorn Sandvik and Odd Rune Straume
University of Bergen - Department of Economics, University of Bergen - Department of Economics and University of Minho - Economic Policies Research Unit (NIPE)
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Outsourcing in Contests

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 1658
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 10 Mar 2006
Frode Meland and Odd Rune Straume
University of Bergen - Department of Economics and University of Minho - Economic Policies Research Unit (NIPE)
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contests, outsourcing, bargaining, contest design

Globalization, Product Differentiation and Wage Inequality

IDB Working Paper No. 59
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 21 Apr 2011
Paulo Bastos and Odd Rune Straume
World Bank - Research Department and University of Minho - Economic Policies Research Unit (NIPE)
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Globalization, Product Differentiation and Wage Inequality

Univ. of Nottingham Research Paper No. 2010/03
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 14 Mar 2010
Paulo Bastos and Odd Rune Straume
World Bank - Research Department and University of Minho - Economic Policies Research Unit (NIPE)
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Trade liberalization, Product differentiation, Innovation, Wage Inequality, General Oligopolistic Equilibrium

Competition and Quality in Regulated Markets with Sluggish Demand

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 2922
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 01 Feb 2010
Norwegian School of Economics (NHH) - Department of Economics, University of Catania - Department of Economics and Business, University of York and University of Minho - Economic Policies Research Unit (NIPE)
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regulated markets, competition, quality, differential games

Competition and Quality in Regulated Markets with Sluggish Demand

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP6938
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 02 Dec 2008
Norwegian School of Economics (NHH) - Department of Economics, University of Catania - Department of Economics and Business, University of York and University of Minho - Economic Policies Research Unit (NIPE)
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Competition, quality, regulated markets

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Hospital Competition with Soft Budgets

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 4073
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 30 Jan 2013
Kurt Richard Brekke, Luigi Siciliani and Odd Rune Straume
Norwegian School of Economics (NHH) - Department of Economics, University of York and University of Minho - Economic Policies Research Unit (NIPE)
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hospital competition, soft budgets, quality, cost efficiency

Hospital Competition with Soft Budgets

NHH Dept. of Economics Discussion Paper No. 6/2012
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 02 Apr 2012
Kurt Richard Brekke, Luigi Siciliani and Odd Rune Straume
Norwegian School of Economics (NHH) - Department of Economics, University of York and University of Minho - Economic Policies Research Unit (NIPE)
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Hospital competition, Soft budgets, Quality, Cost efficiency

Hospital Competition with Soft Budgets

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP9302
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 01 Feb 2013
Kurt Richard Brekke, Luigi Siciliani and Odd Rune Straume
Norwegian School of Economics (NHH) - Department of Economics, University of York and University of Minho - Economic Policies Research Unit (NIPE)
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Cost efficiency, Hospital competition, Quality, Soft budgets

Hospital Competition with Soft Budgets

The Scandinavian Journal of Economics, Vol. 117, Issue 3, pp. 1019-1048, 2015
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 23 Jun 2015
Kurt Richard Brekke, Luigi Siciliani and Odd Rune Straume
Norwegian School of Economics (NHH) - Department of Economics, University of York and University of Minho - Economic Policies Research Unit (NIPE)
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Cost efficiency, hospital competition, quality, soft budgets

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Reference Pricing, Competition, and Pharmaceutical Expenditures: Theory and Evidence from a Natural Experiment

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 3258
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 01 Dec 2010
Kurt Richard Brekke, Tor Helge Holmas and Odd Rune Straume
Norwegian School of Economics (NHH) - Department of Economics, University of Bergen - Department of Economics and University of Minho - Economic Policies Research Unit (NIPE)
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pharmaceuticals, regulation, generic competition

Competition and Physician Behaviour: Does the Competitive Environment Affect the Propensity to Issue Sickness Certificates?

NHH Dept. of Economics Discussion Paper No. 03/2017
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 17 Mar 2017
Norwegian School of Economics (NHH) - Department of Economics, University of Bergen - Department of Economics, Uni Research AS and University of Minho - Economic Policies Research Unit (NIPE)
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Physicians, Competition, Sickness certification

Competition and Physician Behaviour: Does the Competitive Environment Affect the Propensity to Issue Sickness Certificates?

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 6672
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 25 Oct 2017
Norwegian School of Economics (NHH) - Department of Economics, University of Bergen - Department of Economics, Uni Research AS and University of Minho - Economic Policies Research Unit (NIPE)
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physicians, competition, sickness certification

North-South Technology Transfer in Unionised Multinationals

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 3273
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 09 Dec 2010
Kjell Erik Lommerud, Frode Meland and Odd Rune Straume
University of Bergen - Department of Economics, University of Bergen - Department of Economics and University of Minho - Economic Policies Research Unit (NIPE)
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North-South technology transfer, multinationals, trade unions, minimum wages

North-South Technology Transfer in Unionised Multinationals

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP8664
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 24 Nov 2011
Kjell Erik Lommerud, Frode Meland and Odd Rune Straume
University of Bergen - Department of Economics, University of Bergen - Department of Economics and University of Minho - Economic Policies Research Unit (NIPE)
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Minimum wages, Multinationals, North-South technology transfer, Trade unions

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Access Regulation and Cross-Border Mergers: Is International Coordination Beneficial?

NHH Dept. of Finance & Management Science Discussion Paper No. 2005/8
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 20 Mar 2007
Kjell Erik Lommerud, Trond E. Olsen and Odd Rune Straume
University of Bergen - Department of Economics, Norwegian School of Economics (NHH) - Department of Business and Management Science and University of Minho - Economic Policies Research Unit (NIPE)
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Access regulation, Endogenous merger, Policy coordination

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Socioeconomic Status and Physicians’Treatment Decisions.

NHH Dept. of Economics Discussion Paper No. 12/2015
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 12 Jun 2015
Norwegian School of Economics (NHH) - Department of Economics, University of Bergen - Department of Economics, Uni Research AS and University of Minho - Economic Policies Research Unit (NIPE)
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Socio-economic status; Primary care; General Practitioners.

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Reference Pricing with Endogenous Generic Entry

NHH Dept. of Economics Discussion Paper No. 4/2015
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 17 Apr 2015
Kurt Richard Brekke, Chiara Canta and Odd Rune Straume
Norwegian School of Economics (NHH) - Department of Economics, Norwegian School of Economics (NHH) - Department of Economics and University of Minho - Economic Policies Research Unit (NIPE)
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Pharmaceuticals; Reimbursement schemes; Generic entry

Preschool Education in Brazil: Does Public Supply Crowd Out Private Enrollment?

IDB Working Paper No. IDB-WP-463
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 15 Dec 2013
Paulo Bastos and Odd Rune Straume
World Bank - Research Department and University of Minho - Economic Policies Research Unit (NIPE)
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Preschool Education in Brazil: Does Public Supply Crowd Out Private Enrollment?

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 7573
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 20 Apr 2016 Last Revised: 27 Apr 2018
Paulo Bastos and Odd Rune Straume
World Bank - Research Department and University of Minho - Economic Policies Research Unit (NIPE)
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Early Childhood Development, Reproductive Health, Early Child and Children & #39, Early Child and Children's Health, Nutrition, Effective Schools and Teachers, Educational Institutions & Facilities, Educational Sciences, Small Private Water Supply Providers, Town Water Supply and Sanitation, Sanitation and Sewerage, Engineering, Water Supply and Sanitation Economics, Water and Human Health, Health and Sanitation, Sanitary Environmental Engineering, Environmental Engineering, Tertiary Education

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Do Treatment Decisions Depend on Physicians' Financial Incentives?

NHH Dept. of Economics Discussion Paper No. 15/2015
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 20 Aug 2015
Norwegian School of Economics (NHH) - Department of Economics, University of Bergen - Department of Economics, Uni Research AS and University of Minho - Economic Policies Research Unit (NIPE)
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General Practitioners; Fee-for-service; Profit-motivation

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Firm Heterogeneity and Wages in Unionised Labour Markets: Theory and Evidence

The University of Notthingham, GEP Research Paper 2008/38
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 25 Jul 2009
Paulo Bastos, Natália P. Monteiro and Odd Rune Straume
affiliation not provided to SSRN, Independent and University of Minho - Economic Policies Research Unit (NIPE)
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wage determination, trade unions, firm heterogeneity

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Firm Ownership and Rent Sharing

IZA Discussion Paper No. 4909
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 03 May 2010
Natália P. Monteiro, Miguel Portela and Odd Rune Straume
Independent, University of Minho and University of Minho - Economic Policies Research Unit (NIPE)
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rent sharing, private vs public ownership, panel data

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Globalization and Union Opposition to Technological Change

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 4836
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 26 Apr 2005
Kjell Erik Lommerud, Frode Meland and Odd Rune Straume
University of Bergen - Department of Economics, University of Bergen - Department of Economics and University of Minho - Economic Policies Research Unit (NIPE)
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Trade liberalization, technology adaption, international unionized oligopoly

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National Versus International Mergers in Unionised Oligopoly

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 4040
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 22 Oct 2003
Kjell Erik Lommerud, Odd Rune Straume and Lars Sorgard
University of Bergen - Department of Economics, University of Minho - Economic Policies Research Unit (NIPE) and Norwegian School of Economics and Business Administration (NHH)
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Endogenous merger, merger policy, welfare, trade unions

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Quality and Location Choices Under Price Regulation

Journal of Economics & Management Strategy, Vol. 15, No. 1, pp. 207-227, March 2006
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 16 Apr 2006
Kurt Richard Brekke, Robert Nuscheler and Odd Rune Straume
Norwegian School of Economics (NHH) - Department of Economics, Wissenschaftszentrum Berlin fuer Sozialforschung (WZB) - Market Processes and Governance and University of Minho - Economic Policies Research Unit (NIPE)
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Merger Profitability in Unionized Oligopoly

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 2738
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 13 Apr 2001
Kjell Erik Lommerud, Odd Rune Straume and Lars Sorgard
University of Bergen - Department of Economics, University of Minho - Economic Policies Research Unit (NIPE) and Norwegian School of Economics and Business Administration (NHH)
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Endogenous wages, merger profitability, trade unions

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Hospital Competition in the National Health Service: Evidence from a Patient Choice Reform

NHH Dept. of Economics Discussion Paper
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 21 Dec 2018
Norwegian School of Economics (NHH) - Department of Economics, Toulouse Business School, University of York and University of Minho - Economic Policies Research Unit (NIPE)
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Patient Choice; Hospital Competition; Quality; Cost-efficiency

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Rain, Agriculture, and Tariffs

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 6394
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Paulo Bastos, Odd Rune Straume and Jaime A. Urrego
World Bank - Research Department, University of Minho - Economic Policies Research Unit (NIPE) and Inter-American Development Bank (IDB)
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Agribusiness, Economic Theory & Research, Markets and Market Access, Free Trade, Science of Climate Change

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Employment Protection Versus Flexicurity: On Technology Adoption in Unionised Firms

The Scandinavian Journal of Economics, Vol. 114, Issue 1, pp. 177-199, 2012
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 28 Feb 2012
Kjell Erik Lommerud and Odd Rune Straume
affiliation not provided to SSRN and University of Minho - Economic Policies Research Unit (NIPE)
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Technology adoption, trade unions, employment protection, flexicurity

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Competition in Regulated Markets with Sluggish Beliefs About Quality

Journal of Economics & Management Strategy, Vol. 21, Issue 1, pp. 131-178, 2012
Posted: 19 Jan 2012
Norwegian School of Economics (NHH) - Department of Economics, University of Catania - Department of Economics and Business, University of York and University of Minho - Economic Policies Research Unit (NIPE)
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Hospital Competition and Quality with Regulated Prices

Scandinavian Journal of Economics, Vol. 113, Issue 2, pp. 444-469, 2011
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 24 May 2011
Kurt Richard Brekke, Luigi Siciliani and Odd Rune Straume
Norwegian School of Economics (NHH) - Department of Economics, University of York and University of Minho - Economic Policies Research Unit (NIPE)
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Hospital competition, quality, altruism, H42, I11, I18, L13

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Price and Quality in Spatial Competition

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP7422
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 08 Sep 2009
Kurt Richard Brekke, Luigi Siciliani and Odd Rune Straume
Norwegian School of Economics (NHH) - Department of Economics, University of York and University of Minho - Economic Policies Research Unit (NIPE)
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Income effects, Quality, Spatial competition

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Employment Protection and Unemployment Benefits: On Technology Adoption and Job Creation in a Matching Model

The Scandinavian Journal of Economics, Vol. 120, Issue 3, pp. 763-793, 2018
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 13 Jul 2018
Kjell Erik Lommerud, Odd Rune Straume and Steinar Vagstad
University of Bergen, University of Minho - Economic Policies Research Unit (NIPE) and Norwegian Research Centre in Organization and Management
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Flexicurity, unemployment insurance

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Globalization, Product Differentiation, and Wage Inequality (Mondialisation, Différenciation Des Produits Et Inégalité Des Salaires)

Canadian Journal of Economics/Revue canadienne d'économique, Vol. 45, Issue 3, pp. 857-878, 2012
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 14 Aug 2012
Paulo Bastos and Odd Rune Straume
World Bank - Research Department and University of Minho - Economic Policies Research Unit (NIPE)
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Competition and Quality in Regulated Markets: A Differential-Game Approach

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP6801
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 12 Jun 2008
Norwegian School of Economics (NHH) - Department of Economics, University of Catania - Department of Economics and Business, University of York and University of Minho - Economic Policies Research Unit (NIPE)
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Competition, Quality, Regulated markets

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Are Cooperatives More Productive than Investor‐Owned Firms? Cross‐Industry Evidence from Portugal

Annals of Public and Cooperative Economics, Vol. 89, Issue 2, pp. 377-414, 2018
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 07 May 2018
Natália P. Monteiro and Odd Rune Straume
Independent and University of Minho - Economic Policies Research Unit (NIPE)
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Cooperatives, investor‐owned firms, productive efficiency

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Employment Protection and Unemployment Benefits: On Technology Adoption and Job Creation in a Matching Model

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP11192
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 18 Apr 2016
Kjell Erik Lommerud, Odd Rune Straume and Steinar Vagstad
University of Bergen - Department of Economics, University of Minho - Economic Policies Research Unit (NIPE) and Norwegian Research Centre in Organization and Management
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Technology adoption; job creation; employment protection; unemployment in-

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The Impact of Private vs. Public Ownership on the Level and Structure of Employment

Economics of Transition, Vol. 22, Issue 2, pp. 247-280, 2014
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 16 Mar 2014
Paulo Bastos, Natália P. Monteiro and Odd Rune Straume
World Bank - Research Department, Independent and University of Minho - Economic Policies Research Unit (NIPE)
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Privatization, employment structure, panel data