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  • Røiseland, Asbjørn; Vabo, Signy Irene; Sørensen, Eva; Torfing, Jacob (Chapter / Bokkapittel / PublishedVersion; Peer reviewed, 2020)
    This chapter introduces the book. In the first part, we discuss different meanings of “political leadership”, arguing that political leadership should be understood as three interrelated functions: Identifying problems, ...
  • Vabo, Signy Irene; Burau, Viola (Journal article / Tidsskriftartikkel / SubmittedVersion, 2017)
    Increasing specialisation and demands to decrease the length of hospital stays have important consequences for the integration of specialised health and local care services. Based on case studies of care agreements in ...
  • Reichborn-Kjennerud, Kristin; Vabo, Signy Irene (Journal article / Tidsskriftartikkel / SubmittedVersion, 2017)
    The last 30 years of the New Public Management ‘regime’ in many western countries have resulted in increased use of audit and other control mechanisms. These mechanisms are supposed to contribute both to accountability and ...
  • Askim, Jostein; Klausen, Jan Erling; Vabo, Signy Irene; Bjurstrøm, Karl Hagen (Journal article / Tidsskriftartikkel / AcceptedVersion; Peer reviewed, 2017)
    Local government systems change at varying speeds. While some countries have dramatically reduced the number of local governments during a short period of time, other countries have seen only incremental change or relative ...