Who are we?

The Institute for Social Research was established in 1950. Our aim is to provide knowledge and understanding in areas that are important for social development and contribute to an enlightened public debate.

New publications

  • Eikenes, Åsmund Husabø; Bratland-Sanda, Solfrid; Midtbøen, Arnfinn Haagensen; Bøhn, Einar Duenger; Snipstad, Sofie; Høgestøl, Sofie A.E. & Knævelsrud, Helene (2019). Forsker Grand Prix vil forandre forskningen din. Forskerforum.no.
  • Figenschou, Tine Ustad & Fredheim, Nanna Alida (2019). Interest groups’ media and social media lobbying.