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Harald Koht

Harald Koht

About

Lecturer and researcher in public policy and administration. My most recent publications deal with:

- Participation and governance in the local community: about the political and social roles of neighbourhood associations (in Norwegian 2013)

-Challenges from an ageing population in Norway, Latvia and Lithuania (2014)
- From pre-Weber to post-NPM: Administrative reforms i Norway and Latvia (In press).

Participates in EU financed project on regional development at the University of Latvia.
Participates in EEA financed project on openness and transparency with NGOs in Romania.

Fields of study

Academic disciplines

Public and private administration   Social work   Political science and organisational theory

Subject areas

Child care   Local government

Countries

Lithuania   Latvia   Norway

Collaborations

Currently (2008-17) involved in cooperative research with partners at universities in Latvia, Lithuania, and Norway regarding civil society, local government, and social services. In the periond 2013-18 I'm working on a project concert the role of neighbourhood organizations in poltics.

Scientific publications

Kjørstad, Monica; Koht, Harald; Reinholde, Iveta; Tufte, Geir Conrad (2016). Legal norms, Profesional values, and practical ethics in local government: Elderly care in Latvia, Lithuania, and Norway. Barataria. Revista Castellano-Manchega de Ciencias Sociales . Vol. 21.
http://revistabarataria.es/web/index.php/rb/articl...

Reinholde, Iveta; Koht, Harald (2016). From central control to local initiative: Regional development in Latvia and Norway. Public Policy and Administration . Vol. 15.

Koht, Harald; Reinholde, Iveta (2015). From Pre-Weber to Post-NPM: Challenges to Modernization of Public Administration in Latvia and Norway. Kovac, Polonca; Gajduschek, György (Ed.). Contemporary Governance Models and Practices in Central and Eastern Europe. Kapittel. p. 75-95. NISPAcee Press.
http://hdl.handle.net/10642/2910

Kjørstad, Monica; Koht, Harald; Tufte, Geir Conrad (2014). Deciding indvidual cases in care for older people - the vignette study. Kjørstad, Monica; Tufte, Geir Conrad (Ed.). Challenges from an Ageing Population: Legality, professionalism, and practical ethics in care for older people in Latvia, Lithuania, and Norway. Kapittel. p. 111-131. Zinatne.

Kjørstad, Monica; Koht, Harald; Tufte, Geir Conrad (2014). Administration of local services for older people in Norway. Kjørstad, Monica; Tufte, Geir Conrad (Ed.). Challenges from an Ageing Population: Legality, professionalism, and practical ethics in care for older people in Latvia, Lithuania, and Norway. Kapittel. p. 87-108. Zinatne.

Koht, Harald; Salvesen, Einar Columbus (2012). Norway after 2011 – less secure now?. Ozolina, Zaneta (Ed.). Human Security in Latvia and the world: from the idea to practice. Kapittel. p. 393-408. Zinatne.

Koht, Harald (2009). Rapporter fra norske granskingskommisjoner 1827-2009. NOU - Norges offentlige utredninger .
http://www.regjeringen.no/nb/dep/jd/dok/nouer/2009...

Koht, Harald (2009). Good governance in Norway. Reinholde, Iveta; Ozolina, Zaneta (Ed.). Good Governance in Europe. Kapittel. p. 50-68. Wydawnictwo Naukowe.
http://hdl.handle.net/10642/2034

Koht, Harald; Guogis, Arvydas (2009). Why not the Nordic welfare state model in Lithuania? : trends in Lithuanian and Norwegian social policies. Aidukaite, Jolanta (Ed.). Poverty, urbanity and social policy : Central and Eastern Europe compared (Hvorfor ikke den nordiske velferdsmodellen i Litauen? Tendenser i litauisk og norsk sosialpolitikk). Chapter 8. p. 149-167. Nova Science Publishers, Inc..

Koht, Harald (2009). Samspill mellom lokalforvaltning og sivilsamfunn: tilfellet Nordre Aker i Oslo. Enjolras, Bernard; Waldahl, Ragnhild Holmen (Ed.). Frivillige organisasjoner og offentlig politikk. Kapittel. p. 75-92. Novus Forlag.





These publications are obtained from Cristin. The list may be incomplete