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Kristin Reichborn-Kjennerud

Kristin Reichborn-Kjennerud


Kristin Reichborn-Kjennerud is a political scientist and sociologist that also has formal education in management and audit. Kristin has been and currently is engaged in several projects on urban governance and -development. Kristin has background from studies on governance in the public sector. Her research interests are in democracy and the organization for co-decisionmaking in urban regeneration processes. Also, she is interested in urban governance related to innovation/entrepreneurship and the quality of government. She leads one project on sustainable procurement of food and cateringservices funded by the Norwegian Research Council (NRC) and is workpackage leader in one Horizon project on urban gardening and one NRC project on resident participation in urban development

Fields of study

Academic disciplines

Sociology   Political science and organisational theory   Urbanism

Subject areas

Democracy   Evaluation   Organisational learning   Entrepreneurship   Performance audit   Governance Control and Trust   Accountability   Urban governance

Research projects

Scientific publications

Reichborn-Kjennerud, Kristin (2021). Key Insights into What Makes Public Organizations Learn from Training Programs. 18 p. Nordic Journal of Working Life Studies .

Reichborn-Kjennerud, Kristin; Gonzales-Diaz, Beleb; Enrico, Bracci; Carrington, Thomas; Hathaway, James Carl; Jeppesen, Kim Klarskov; Steccolini, Ileana (2019). Sais Work Against Corruption In Scandinavian, South-European And African Countries: An Institutional Analysis. The British Accounting Review . Vol. 51.

Johnsen, Åge; Reichborn-Kjennerud, Kristin; Carrington, Thomas; Jeppesen, Kim Klarskov; Taro, Külli; Vakkuri, Jarmo (2019). Supreme audit institutions in a high-impact context: A comparative analysis of performance audit in four Nordic countries. Financial Accountability and Management . Vol. 35.

Reichborn-Kjennerud, Kristin; Jeppesen, Kim Klarskov; Carrington, Thomas; Taro, Külli (2018). A New Organisation of Public Administration: From Internal to External Control. Byrkjeflot, Haldor; Engelstad, Fredrik (Ed.). Bureaucracy and Society in Transition: Comparative Perspectives. Chapter in part 2 - Nordic Bureaucracy. p. 225-243. Emerald Group Publishing Limited.

Reichborn-Kjennerud, Kristin; Ophaug, Espen (2018). Resident Participation in an Era of Societal Self-Organisation: The Public Administrative Response in Tøyen. Scandinavian Journal of Public Administration . Vol. 22.

Johnsen, Åge; Reichborn-Kjennerud, Kristin (2017). Forskning om den statliga revisionen i Norge. Bringselius, Louise (Ed.). Den statliga revisionen i Norden: Forskning, praktik och politik. 8. p. 99-109. Studentlitteratur AB.

Johnsen, Åge; Carrington, Thomas; Jeppesen, Kim Klarskov; Reichborn-Kjennerud, Kristin; Vakkuri, Jarmo (2017). Forvaltningsrevisjonens virkninger: En sammenligning av fire nordiske land. Bringselius, Louise (Ed.). Den statliga revisionen i Norden: Forskning, praktik och politik. 18. p. 209-222. Studentlitteratur AB.

Reichborn-Kjennerud, Kristin; Vabo, Signy Irene (2017). Performance audit as a contribution to change and improvement in public administration. Evaluation: International Journal of Theory, Research and Practice . Vol. 23.

Reichborn-Kjennerud, Kristin (2017). Accountability and Ethics. Farazmand, Ali (Ed.). Global Encyclopedia of Public Administration, Public Policy, and Governance 2017. A. p. 1-7. Springer.

Johnsen, Åge; Reichborn-Kjennerud, Kristin; Carrington, Thomas; Jeppesen, Kim Klarskov (2017). Audit in a trusting climate. Lapsley, Irvine; Knutsson, Hans (Ed.). Modernizing the Public Sector: Scandinavian Perspectives. 8. Routledge.

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