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The Adoption of IFRS 3: The Effects of Managerial Discretion and Stock Market Reactions
(University of Hertfordshire, 2009)
In recent years several accounting standards issued by the IASB substitute measures of fair value for historical cost, and give managers the discretion to determine the fair value without an actual market for the asset. ...
Can marketing practice keep up with Europe's ageing population?
Purpose - The purpose of this paper is to draw the attention of managers and academics to the extent of demographic changes now occurring in the European Union, specifically the ongoing change from a young consumer base ...
Consultancy as Temporary Leadership : Negotiating Power in Everyday Practice
Orthodox theories of consultancy address power relations between the consultant and their contractors. However, they can suggest that either the consultant should manipulate those they work with 'for the good', or they ...
Marketing : An Introduction
(Pearson Education, 2009)
Relational Factors in UK-Chinese International Joint Ventures
This paper sets out to address the influence of relational variables, such as trust and commitment, on international joint venture (IJV) performance, in the empirical context of UK/Chinese joint ventures
Overcoming the multiple-testing problem when testing randomness
We propose a new method for overcoming the problem of adjusting for the multiple-testing problem in the context of testing random-number generators. We suggest that it is to be used in conjunction with an existing method. ...
Using a decision support systems computer simulation model to examine HIV and tuberculosis : the Russian Federation
The aim of this paper is to describe the development and use of a computer simulation model that can be used as a Decision Support System (DSS) to tackle the critical public health issues of HIV and HIV-related tuberculosis ...