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The Digital Social Science Core Facility (DIGSSCORE) is an infrastructure for advanced social science data collection and multi-disciplinary research. DIGSSCORE takes advantage of changes in technology and research methodology, to integrate and combine survey studies and labatory research through the Norwegian Citizen Panel and the Citizen Lab.

RECENT PUBLICATIONS
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Ivarsflaten and Bjånesøy in The Oxford Handbook of Electoral Persuasion

This handbook bring together accomplished scholars who study one or more aspect of electoral persuasion. Elisabeth Ivarsflaten and Lise Bjånesøy contribute with the chapter "How and Why the Populist Radical Right Persuades Citizens" written jointly with Scott Blinder.

The Citizen Lab
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It Pays to be Nice: The Benefits of Cooperating in Markets

A recent article in Journal of Behavioral and Experimental Economics, using data from the Citizen Lab, finds that mutual partner choice enables cooperators to outperform free riders.

RECENT PUBLICATIONS
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How Elite Politicization of Terror Impacts Sympathies for Partisans: Radical Right versus Social Democrats

Using a survey experimental approach, relying on panel data from the Norwegian Citizen Panel, Lars Erik Berntzen's recent article was published as part of the Politics and Governance issue “Populism and Polarization: A Dual Threat to Europe’s Liberal Democracies?”.

RECENT PUBLICATIONS
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Disentangling the Influence of Recommender Attributes and News-Story Attributes

A new publication by Erik Knudsen and Mikael Poul Johannesson used data collected through the Norwegian Citizen Panel to explore what lies behind our decisions to read and share news stories on social media.

Norwegian citizen panel
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Proposals to the Norwegian Citizen Panel

The Norwegian Citizen Panel includes an "Open Category" where we accept proposals for survey experiments or other survey items to be included. Proposals are welcome from all fields of research.

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DIGSSCORE is funded by several research projects, and in large by the University of Bergen and the Trond Mohn Foundation.


In January 2016, DIGSSCORE received a significant 5 year grant from the Trond Mohn Foundation (than Bergen Research Foundation), making DIGSSCORE the largest initiative for social sciences at a Norwegian university.