# Njål Foldnes

Professor - Campus Stavanger, Department of Economics

## Biography

I am also interested in education, and do research on the flipped classroom in higher education, as well as statistical analysis for the Norwegian Reading Centre.

### Area of Expertise

## Publications

McTigue, Erin; Solheim, Oddny Judith, Walgermo, Bente R., Frijters, Jan & Foldnes, Njål (2019)

### How can we determine students' motivation for reading before formal instruction? Results from a self-beliefs and interest scale validation study

Early Childhood Research Quarterly, 48(3) Doi: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ecresq.2018.12.013

Foldnes, Njål & Olsson, Ulf H. (2019)

### The choice of normal-theory weight matrix when computing robust standard errors in confirmatory factor analysis

Structural Equation Modeling Doi: https://doi.org/10.1080/10705511.2019.1600408

Foldnes, Njål & Grønneberg, Steffen (2019)

### A problem with discretizing Vale-Maurelli in simulation studies

Psychometrika Doi: /10.1007/s11336-019-09663-8

Foldnes, Njål; Marcoulides, George A. & Olsson, Ulf H. (2019)

### Examining the performance of the modified ADF goodness-of-fit test statistic in structural equation models

Structural Equation Modeling Doi: 10.1080/10705511.2019.1586545

Grønneberg, Steffen & Foldnes, Njål (2018)

### Testing Model Fit by Bootstrap Selection

Structural Equation Modeling Doi: 10.1080/10705511.2018.1503543

Walgermo, Bente R.; Foldnes, Njål, Uppstad, Per Henning & Solheim, Oddny Judith (2018)

### First Grade Reading Skill and Motivation Dynamics

[Academic lecture]. Sig EARLI 2018 – Learning and development in early childhood.

Foldnes, Njål; Grønneberg, Steffen & Hermansen, Gudmund Horn (2018)

### Statistikk og Dataanalyse

[Textbook]. Cappelen Damm Akademisk.

Strand, Olaug; Wagner, Åse Kari H. & Foldnes, Njål (2017)

### Flerspråklige elevers leseresultater i PIRLS 2016

[Academic lecture]. PIRLS konferanse.

Wagner, Åse Kari H.; Foldnes, Njål, Lundetræ, Kjersti, Solheim, Oddny Judith & Uppstad, Per Henning (2017)

### På sporet - effekt av tidlig innsats for andrespråkselever med risiko for å utvikle lese- og skrivevansker

[Academic lecture]. SkrivLes! 2017 Nordisk forskerkonferanse om lesing og skriving.

McTigue, Erin; Solheim, Oddny Judith, Walgermo, Bente R., Foldnes, Njål & Frijters, Jan c (2017)

### Measuring multiple dimensions of early literacy motivation through self-report at school entry

[Academic lecture]. 17th Biennial EARLI Conference for research on learning and instruction.

Year | Academic Department | Degree |
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2004 | University of Oslo | Ph.D Dr. Scient. |

Year | Employer | Job Title |
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2006 - Present | BI Norwegian Business School | Associate professor |