Do design and use of management control systems affect student performance. Delprosjekt i prosjektet Lærende regioner (https://www.hisf.no/nn/l%C3%A6rande-regionar), 2012-2014
Real Estate: Economics and Law: http://www.uia.no/forskning/handelshoeyskolen/real-estate-economics-law
Regnskap og finans: http://www.uia.no/forskning/handelshoeyskolen/regnskap-og-finans
Liv Bente H. Friestad is an Associated Professor and Head of the Department of Economics and Finance at the School of Business and Law at the University of Agder. She holds a Dr. Oecon in Management Control from the Norwegian School of Economics.
Lately, Friestad has researched the design and use of management control systems in elementary education, and the relationship between the design and use of management control systems and students' academic results. In a national research project, Learning Regions, Friestad led a subproject that studied reasons for why students’ performances differ.
Friestad’s research has resulted in articles in Journal of Management Controland, Public Money and Management, as well as in textbook chapters.
At her previous employer, Agder Research, Friestad specialized on the design and use of comparative control data. She has conducted a series of school structure analyses and assisted municipalities in Southern Norway with adjusting their school structures.
Friestad has taught several economics and management accounting/control courses at the University of Agder. She also teaches a subject in the education of school principals at the Norwegian School of Economics. Friestad is member of the board of Trainee South.
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