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Birgit Leick giving a key note presentation on institutional entrepreneurs in rural regions
Publisert 29. mai 2019 14:41

Birgit Leick, Associate Professor in Business Economics and current leader of the research group Business Development and Governance, was invited to the Austrian Academy of Sciences to present her research on institutional entrepreneurs, demographic change and regional economic development.

The new Svinesund bridge marks the border between Norway and Sweden. Foto: Bård Halvorsen.
Publisert 16. mai 2019 10:19

Cross-border shopping is a big business in the Svinesund region and contributes to its economic growth. On Monday, 13 May 2019, the research group Business Development and Governance invited to a discussion with Svinesundskommittén Strömstad (Sweden) and the Mayor of Halden. The event was part of a field excursion with urban/regional planning students from Lund University (Sweden).


Publisert 20. apr. 2019 20:59

Mehtap Aldogan Eklund presented a paper during a conference on Digital Transformation in Developed and Developing Countries.

Publisert 15. nov. 2018 12:48

Birgit Leick, Associate Professor in Business Economics, received a EURAM Research Grant for 2019-2020 and will look into the factors driving start-up businesses in the fashion industry to locate in the periphery.

Publisert 6. nov. 2018 14:58

Imtiaz Badshah presented a paper at the 26th Eurasia Business and Economics Society Conference in Prague.

Publisert 30. okt. 2018 21:28

Mehtap Aldogan Eklund is starting a new research project on Corporate Governance, specifically on ‘Digitization, Machine Learning and Decision Making Processes of Board of Directors’, in collaboration with the Swiss Board School and ICfCG Switzerland.

Publisert 26. okt. 2018 19:46

Two researchers in economics and business administration from Østfold University College took part in a funded NFR-DAAD project on borders, border practices and regional economic development including a student excursion in the Svinesund cross-border region.