Editors: Nicholas Tsounis
Department of Economics and Food Sciences, University of Perugia, Italy
Department of International Trade, Kastoria Campus, Technological Institute of Western Macedonia, Greece
Prof. Nicholas Tsounis, Technological Institute of Western Macedonia, Greece
Prof. Martino Gaetano, University of Perugia, Italy
Prof. Kostas Karantininis, University of Copenhagen, Denmark
Dr. Aspasia Vlahvei, Technological Institute of Western Macedonia, Greece
TABLE OF CONTENTS
Impacts of Agricultural Policies in Iran on Food Security
Bita Rahimi Badr.
Networks as collective intelligence systems: Towards a more across-the-board diffusion of locally-based SD strategies
Jose M. Barrutia, Carmen Echebarria.
Revealed Comparative Advantage and Competitiveness: A Case Study for India in Horticultural Products
Finance of USA universities: from marketing to other-resource raising
Angela Besana – Anna Maria Bagnasco
The impact of the financial crisis on USA Universities as revenue diversifiers
Adult Obesity and Food Access in Italy: an Empirical Analysis
Francesco Bimbo, Alessandro Bonanno and Gianluca Nardone.
Can Better Institutions Attract more FOREIGN DIRECT INVESTMENT (FDI)? Evidence from Developing Countries
Influence of decision makers’ personal characteristics on propensity to use financial instruments in Polish SMEs.The role of educational attainment, gender, age, seniority and experience in finance in making financial decisions
Natural Resources, Institutions and Tax Revenue Mobilization in Sub-Sahara Africa.
Thuto D. Botlhole.
The Practice of Small Business Activities in Latvia
Inta Bruna , Ruta Sneidere.
Occupational segregation and the gender wage difference: A decomposition by occupational areas and responsibility levels
Juan Antonio Campos , Miguel Angel Ropero..
Long Run Relationship between Export and Import: Evidence from Turkey for the period of 1990-2010
Marital Transfers and Welfare of Women
Pricing of Liquidity Risk in Emerging Markets: Evidence from Greater China
Kuntonrat Davivongs, Pantisa Pavabutr.
Role of Political Risks in Japanese Outward FDI Activities within developed and developing countries: Are there any differences?
Ivan Deseatnicov and Hiroya Akiba.
The Economics of Insurance and Cultural Heritage in a Changing World
İrini Dimitriyadis, Feride Hayırsever Baştürk, İsmail Yardımcı, Ensar Taçyıldız.
Determinants of Labor Productivity in Iran’s Manufacturing Firms: With Emphasis on Labor Education and Training
Fiouz Fallahi, Sakineh Sojoodi ,Nasim Mehin Aslaninia.
The relation between firm size and environmental disclosure
Despina Galani, Efthymios Gravas and Antonios Stavropoulos.
The relationship between entrepreneurship and unemployment in developed and developing countries
Saleh Ghavidel, G.Farjadi ,A. Mohammadpour.
Business Combinations in Greece, Legal and Accounting Approach, the Accounting Treatment of the Goodwill
Efthymios Gravas, Despina Galani and Antonios Stavropoulos.
The General-equilibrium Analysis of Gaming Taxes in Different Markets
Xinhua Gu,Guoqiang Li
J- Curve and Turkey Economy: Reel Exchange Rate and Influence of GDP on Foreign Trade
Perihan Hazel Er, Esra Kabaklarlı,Abdülkadir Buluş.
Moral Hazard Contracting and Credit Rationing in Opaque Credit Markets
WAS THE GLOBAL FOOD CRISIS REALLY A CRISIS? SIMULATIONS VERSUS SELF-REPORTING
Cost Efficiency and Scale Economies of Japanese Water Utilities
Theara Horn,Hitoshi Saito..
Asymmetric Price Transmission and Threshold Behavior in Iranian fish Markets
Mohammad Reza Hosseini pour, Reza Moghaddasi
Fieldwork regarding economics of scale and economies of density: The case of a regional bank
Economic Determinants of Turkish Youth Unemployment Problem: Co integration Analysis
Esra Kabaklarlı,Perihan Hazel Er,Abdülkadir Buluş.
Shifting Lisbon Strategy for Sustainable Economic Growth and Jobs in Europe
Urania V. KAKRIDA.
MANAGEMENT ACCOUNTING PRACTISES OF TOURISM ORGANIZATIONS: THE CASE OF THE GREEK SHOW CAVES
Nikos D. Kartalis,Athanasios Koulakiotis,Tzanakakis Nikos.
Earnings Dynamics of Men and Women in Finland: Permanent Inequality versus Earnings Instability
The World is (Almost) Converging
Faiza A. Khan..
Measuring Operation Efficiency of Thai Hotels Industry: Evidence from Meta-frontier Analysis
Phanin Khrueathai, Akarapong Untong, Mingsarn Kaosa-ard,Renato Andrin Villano..
Liquidity Management and Bank Reserves in Serbia
Suzana Kolar,Dejan Živkov,Mirela Momčilović.
Social Networks: Modelling of Competitive Interaction
Civilizational Aspects of the Global Economy:Tendencies and Development of the Theory
Market Orientation Internationalisation Strategies:the Microeconomic Level
Energy-Growth Causality: A Panel Analysis
Evan Lau, Xiao-Hui Chye , Chee-Keong Choong..
Income Inequality Decomposition based on Population Characteristics: The case from Chongqing
LIU Xin, WANG Feng, ZHANG Zongyi
Currency rates in the Middle Europe
THE CHOICE OF THE APPROPRIATE EXCHANGE RATE POLICY FOR THE POST-SOCIALIST EUROPEAN COUNTRIES: A THEORETICAL APPROACH
Georgios Makris,Thomas Siskou..
The analysis of competitive interdependencies through “Social Network Analysis”: the case study of extra-virgin olive oil
Andrea Marchini, Francesco Diotallevi, Linda Fioriti
Gasoline Consumption Analysis of the vehicles in Developing Countries by Multiplicative LMDI Approach: The case of Iran
Ali Emami Meibodi,Robab Aalami
A Hump-Shaped Relationship between Inflation and Endogenous Growth
Study of Gap’s Factor of Labor Force’s Wage between Agriculture and Non-Agriculture Sectors in BIRCs Countries
Shahriar Nessabian , Saleh Ghavidel
Inter-Firm Cooperation under the View of Theory of Planned Behavior: The Case of Vietnam
Nguyen Phuc Nguyen..
COMPETITIVENESS IN FOOD AND BEVERAGE MANUFACTURING INDUSTRIES
Ourania Notta,Aspasia Vlachvei
Oil price shock and stock market in an oil-exporting country Evidence from causality in mean and variance test
Seyyed Ali Paytakhti Oskooe.
Macroeconomic Performance And Political Business Cycles In Serbia (2000-2009)
Jasmina Pavlović,Dejan Živkov,Suzana Kolar.
Information Entropy and Efficient Market Hypothesis
Daniel Traian PELE,Ana-Maria ȚEPUȘ.
Peer Effects and School Design: Evidence from Swiss Lower Secondary Schools
Women’s entrepreneurship and local development: a case study in Northern Greece”
Electra Pitoska, Georgia Charitoudi
Economic Returns to Schooling in a Less Developed Country: Evidence for Indonesia
Losina Purnastuti, Paul Miller, Ruhul Salim..
Working When Sick: Do Managers Lead by Example?
Ingrid Richard,Benjamin Huver,Sébastien Richard.
Measuring Spatial Extension of Economic Globalization
Bruno G. Ruettimann..
The Globalization Types Model:A Normative Model to Analyze Industry Globalization Logics
Bruno G. Ruettimann..
Capital market investors’ posts
Mihail Dumitru Sacală.
Analysis of the Quality and Profitability of Assets in the Banking System and the Impact of Macroeconomic Factors on its Stability- case of Latvia
Svetlana Saksonova, Irina Solovjova.
The Effectiveness of Gun Control Laws: “Disarmament Statute” and Public Safety in the City of São Paulo
Marcelo Justus dos Santos,Ana Lúcia Kassouf.
Ukraine as a Geopolitical Centre in the Eurasian Space and Its New Role in the Black Sea Region
Social Welfare, Income, Consumption, Energy, and the Inequality Aversion of Society – a Case Study from Germany
Holger Schlör, Wolfgang Fischer, Jürgen-Friedrich Hake.
Exchange rate volatility, and sectoral exports is there a relationship ? New evidence from the E.U.
Dimitrios Serenis, Nicholas Tsounis, Paul Serenis.
IMPLICATION OF SOUTH ASIAN FREE TRADE AGREEMENTS ON PAKISTAN’S ECONOMY BY USING CGE MODEL
Faiz.M.Shaikh, Naimatullah Shah, Kamran Shafiq, Muhammad Bachal Jamali
Performance of SMEs Export laid Growth and its impact on Economy of Pakistan.A case Study of Sindh Province
Faiz Muhammad Shaikh , Dr.Anwar Ali Shah..
The Strategy of Minimizing Risk in Terms of Investment Portfolio Forming
Transition from school to work : a comparison between similar study fields in Flemish technical and vocational secondary education
GREATER FEMALE EMPLOYMENT PARTICIPATION AS A CATALYST TO REDUCING INCOME INEQUALITY IN DEVELOPING COUNTRIES - THE CASE OF LATIN AMERICAN AND SUB-SAHARAN AFRICAN COUNTRIES
SANJEEV K. SOBHEE.
New Economy in the Czech Republic and Italy: Comparison
Structural Tax Reform and the Cyclical Behaviour of the Labour Market
Tax Policy Harmonization and FDI: An Empirical Assessment
Sasatra Sudsawasd and Prasopchoke Mongsawad
The Evaluation of Productivity Change of the Construction Companies in Thailand: An Application of Malmquist Index
New Land Investment Dynamics and Agrarian Movement against Accumulation by Dispossession: An analysis of rural and tribal communities in India
Classification of Domestic and Foreign Commercial Banks in Turkey Based on Financial Performances Using Linear Discriminant Analysis, Logistic Regression and Artificial Neural Network Models
Semra Turkan, Esra Polat,Suleyman Gunay.
The Evolution of Marine Diversity
Ikerne del Valle, Kepa Astorkiza
Changing Directions of Groundnut Trade in India:The WTO Effect
CYBERNETICS AND AUTOPOIESIS THEORY AS A STUDY OF COMPLEX ORGANIZATIONS. A SYSTEMIC APPROACH.
JOHN VELENTZAS – GEORGIA BRONI
Determinants and projections of demand for higher education in Portugal
Carlos Rodrigues Vieira and Isabel Viegas Vieira
Monetary integration in Eastern and Southern Africa: choosing a currency peg for COMESA
Carlos Rodrigues Vieira and Isabel Viegas Vieira.
Urban income inequality, time and income sources analyses in China
Feng WANG, Xin LIU..
The Taylor Rule with House Price Volatility
Technology transfer in the South Moravian Region of the Czech Republic
SIGNALLING IN THE STOCK MARKETS: EVIDENCE FROM JUVENTUS FC
Military Expenditures, Economic Growth and Spatial Spillovers: A Global Perspective
Julide YILDIRIM, Nadir OCAL and Halil KESKIN..
Knowledge economy and knowledge infrastructure
Vladimír Zítek – Viktorie Klímová.