Memorial prize to Einar Breivik

16 January 2017 10:26

(updated: 16 January 2017 10:49)

Memorial prize to Einar Breivik

The Odd Nordhaug Memorial Prize for best article published in Beta in 2015-16 went to Professor Einar Breivik at the Department of Strategy and Management. The jury emphasised that his article was excellent from a critical and explorative perspective.

19 articles were nominated. The Prize was presented during the FIBE conference dinner earlier in January. This was the second time Odd Nordhaug Memorial Prize has been awarded.

The Prize is NOK20,000. The Prize is given by the Department of Strategy and Management at NHH and was established in collaboration with the journal Beta.

The Prize went to Einar Breivik for the artickle: Relationship Age: - Abundance of Meaning or Just a Point in Time. Beta (Scandinavian Journal of Business Research) 01, 2016.


The jury consisted of

- Professor Ole Gjølberg, Norwegian University of Life Sciences 
- Professor Gro Ladegård, Kristiania University College
- Associate Professor Erik Døving, University College of Oslo

Scandinavian Journal of Business Research

Beta is an electronic journal that provides an excellent outlet for research and scholarship on management and businessrelated themes and topics, including:

- General Management
- Human Resource Management
- Organizational Behaviour
- Leadership- and Organization Development
- Accounting and Finance
- Business Ethics
- Strategic Management
- Marketing
- Business Economics
- Public Sector Management

The editors give priority to original articles that contain results with theoretical and practical relevance as well as reviews, research notes and summaries of research reports. The journal also carries reviews of topical literature in the field.

As from No 1, 2006 the journal is published e-only.

The journal publishes refereed articles and is classified as a journal at level 1 on the Norwegian Association of Higher Education Institutions’ list of publishing channels.

Odd Nordhaug

The Odd Nordhaug Memorial Prize is established to commemorate Odd Nordhaug's (1953–2013) great effors in research in general and for the dissemination of Scandinavian research in particular. Odd Nordhaug was Professor at the Department of Strategy and Managment at NHH, and Editor in Chief at Beta.


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