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Absorptive Capacity and Innovativeness in Technological Environments: an Analysis in the Light of Theory Short Sale Spillovers: Are Short Sales Like Foreclosures? An Analysis of India’s Capital Flows from 1991 to 2013 Deficit Financing, Money Growth and Consumer Price Index: A Comparative  Study of Nigeria and United Arab Emirates (U.A.E) Economic Performances
 

Absorptive Capacity and Innovativeness in Technological Environments: an Analysis in the Light of Theory

This paper presents an analysis in the form of a theoretical essay that approaches absorptive capacity as a promoter of organizational innovativeness in which all of the many different activities involved in knowledge management should be capable of promoting intra- organizational innovation. From this perspective, it is considered that absorptive capacity is related to market […]

Short Sale Spillovers: Are Short Sales Like Foreclosures?

While the negative impact of foreclosure sales on nearby residential properties is well established, the same is not true for research on short sales. Here, the authors wish to investigate whether short sales—which have some similarities but also important differences with foreclosures—have a similar, negative external effect. Since one of the potential sources of a […]

An Analysis of India’s Capital Flows from 1991 to 2013

This article attempts to explain India’s capital flows in terms of India’s economic policies in relation to the external sector of the economy. A Pyramid Model of Growth Process PMGP) is used to examine policies and their influence on capital flows. The pyramid model is layered with credibility, credit, capital, and confidence. When all elements […]

Deficit Financing, Money Growth and Consumer Price Index: A Comparative Study of Nigeria and United Arab Emirates (U.A.E) Economic Performances

The study examines the interaction among Deficit financing, Money supply and Consumer Price Index. The study establishes long-run relationship among the variables in Nigeria, after employing Johansen Maximumlikehood Cointegration test. The study further carried-out Vector Error Correct model (VECM) of the system. The result of a VECM in Nigeria shows that money Supply (MS) provides […]

Statement of Cash Flows under Ro Gaap

20 May 2015

This article focuses on techniques of fulfilling the worksheet necessary for preparing statement of cash flows. There are described types of investing, financing and operating activities by presenting detailed lists. Also there are presented in detail non – cash transactions and adjustments used under the indirect method. It is focused on definition of cash equivalents […]

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Survey Regarding the Interest of Companies from Bihor County in Taking the Social Responsibility in the High Educational System

20 May 2015

The present context in Romania makes the promotion of the Student Centered Education (SCE) paradigm opportune and compulsary in the univiersties in our country, considering: the realities of the high educational service market more and more challenging and continuously change.; ARACIS regulations as an institution responsible for the evalution and accreditation of the universities in […]

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Environmental Costs from the Perspective of Environmental Accounting

20 May 2015

Short life of man strikingly contrast with the permanence of the earth. For thousands of years, many generations were born and disappeared, but the earth he has consistently demonstrated impressive ability to support life. There is also a reverse of the medal. It is estimated that human activities cause a disturbance of the natural cycles […]

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Posted in Business Management, Volume IV, Issue no. 3

Effects of Knightian uncertainty on the term-structure of interest rates

20 May 2015

Even the empirical evidence show that yield curve slope and short-run interest rates evolve relatively correlated, several authors, as Walsh (1999), underline that interest rates under-react as compared with the predictions obtained from the yield curve slope. Indeed, the degree of correlation between yield curve slope and short-run interest rates could depend also on the […]

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Positioning on Trends of the Accounting Modeling Process

20 May 2015

Accounting modeling is frequently debated among theoreticians and practitioners in accounting and often causes controversies even in the academic environment. These are based mainly on different views on the limits of freedom and conformity in developing treatments of economic operations. Therefore, in our view, it is very important the achieving performance in assessing modeling processes […]

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Critical Success Factors in ERP Systems Implementation: the case of medium and small sized Enterprises

20 March 2015

Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) systems cover today a wide area of IT applications aimed at optimizing resources within an Organisation. In deciding whether to use an ERP and then the appropriate type of ERP system and software for a specific Organisation, a number of parameters and critical success factors have to be taken into account. […]

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Main drivers of tax revenue in Uganda: Does the agriculture sector in its current form qualify for taxation?

20 March 2015

Uganda, like many sub-Saharan African countries, experiences inadequate tax revenue to match its public expenditure. Using Time series data for the period from 1987/88 to 2010/11, the major objective of this study is to analyse the main drivers of tax revenue in Uganda with particular focus on the agricultural sector. To achieve this objective, two […]

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About the relationship between income inequality and health: Long term perspectives

20 March 2015

The relationship between income inequality and health is of great interest both from political and scientific points of view. This paper provides new evidence in order to explore the impact of economic crisis on income inequality and population health. New data are now available for the European Union countries and allow us to test different […]

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Predicting the Diameters and the Mass of Golden Delicious Apple Fruits Using Growing Degree Days

20 January 2015

A two-year study (2012 -2013) was performed in an apple orchard of Devoll District, Albania, to develop predictive tables for size and mass of Golden Delicious cultivar fruits. Five trees of same age and vigour were chosen, and in each tree forty fruits were randomly selected and tagged. Fruit diameters were measured on a weekly […]

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Simultaneous Optimization of Response Surfaces: Using Variance Weighted Gradient

20 January 2015

In the literature, several method for solving multiple response simultaneous optimizations problems have been adopted such as desirability function approach, weighted mean square error approach etc. In this study a variance weighted gradient approach is developed for a simultaneous optimization of an n-variate polynomial response functions defined on a single feasible region. This method uses […]

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