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Investment Volatility : A Critique of Standard Beta Estimation and a Simple Way Forward
(University of Hertfordshire, 2004)
Thanks are due to Markus Becker for useful comments on an earlier version of this essay. Beta is a widely used quantity in investment analysis. We review the common interpretations that are applied to beta in finance and ...
The Making of a Cybertariat : Virtual Work in a Real World
(Monthly Review Press, 2003-07)
Fund Raising for the Performing Arts: Life After the Lottery - How can we Adapt
(University of Hertfordshire, 2003)
In this paper we identify some practical examples of fundraising drawn from a number of semi-structured interviews with individuals who had recent experience of fund raising in the performing arts. The central section of ...
Model fitting for multiple variables by minimising the geometric mean deviation
(Human Press / Springer, 2002)
We consider the problem of fitting a linear model for a number of variables but without treating any one of these variables as special, in contrast to regression where one variable is singled out as being a dependent ...
Workplace Stress- Organisational Environments, Cultures, and Convergence
(University of Hertfordshire, 2000)
The professional and popular literature abounds with empirical and desk-based research, impressionistic analyses and speculation regarding the sources, aetiology, and costs of employee stress in the workplace. Intra-psychic, ...