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Bank Competition, Lending Relationships and Firm Default Risk : An Investigation of Italian SMEs
Building on the literature relating to bank market structure and on the research analysing costs and benefits of concentrated credit relationships, this article aims to empirically assess whether, and to what extent, local ...
Sustainability and Success
Evaluating Electronic Voting Systems (EEVS) : Final report for JISC Assessment and Feedback Programme, Strand B
The ‘Evaluating Electronic Voting Systems’ (EEVS) Project was part-funded by JISC from November 2011 to October 2012. It provided the opportunity to evaluate the large scale introduction and deployment of EVS technology ...
Opportunities and challenges related to cross border mobility and recruitment of the health sector workforce
(European Federation for Public Services Unions, 2012-09)
The study and report “Opportunities and challenges related to cross border mobility and recruitment of the health sector workforce” have been commissioned by EPSU and prepared by the University of Hertfordshire between ...
An Agency of their Own : sex workers union organising
Industrial conflict in the engineering construction industry in Britain
The militant and unofficial grassroots-led engineering construction strikes of 2009 starkly indicated that the industrial relations of the engineering construction industry in Britain can be characterized and termed as ...
The Internet, employment and Polish migrant workers : Communication, activism and competition in the new organisational spaces
This article discusses the content of Polish communityadministered websites and trade union engagement. It is based on three sources of data, firstly, semi-structured interviews with Polish web administrators and trade ...
Wage theory, new deal labor policy, and the great depression : Were government and unions to blame?
A growing number of economists blame the length and severity of the Great Depression on factors that rigidified wage rates, raised production costs, and interfered with the market allocation of labor. The target of their ...
What price university education? : Evidence from a conjoint analysis
The changes in funding for undergraduate courses in England mean that universities are re-assessing their product offerings to prospective students. In order to make effective strategic decisions, universities can make use ...