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Making Positive Family Memories Together and Improving Quality-of-Life Through Thick Sociality and Bonding at Local Community Festivals and Events
Our study contributes to the current research on tourism and quality-of-life (QOL) by investigating Memorable Event Experiences (MEE), as a primary resource for familial bonding and memory creation. A mixed methods approach ...
The Bi-objective Periodic Closed Loop Network Design Problem
Reverse supply chains are becoming a crucial part of retail supply chains given the recent reforms in the consumers’ rights and the regulations by governments. This has motivated companies around the world to adopt ...
Dimensions and Determinants of Financialisation : Comparing OECD Countries since 1997
The financialisation literature has grown over the past decades. Despite a generally accepted definition, financialisation has been used to describe different phenomena. We distinguish between financialisation of non-financial ...
Choice Under Risk: How Occupation Influences Preferences
In the last decade, a number of studies in the behavioral sciences, particularly in psychology and economics, have explored the complexity of individual risk behavior and its underlying factors. Most previous studies have ...
Private pension funds in emerging economies : from broken promises to financialisation
(Edward Elgar Publishing Ltd., 2019-09-27)
Consuming the million-mile electric car
Unlike for many consumer products, there has been no strong environmental case for extending the life of internal combustion engine cars as the majority of their environmental impact is fuel consumed in use and not the ...
Average Scores Integration in Official Star Rating Scheme
Purpose: Evidence suggests that electronic word-of-mouth (eWOM) plays a highly influential role in decision-making when booking hotel rooms. The number of online sources where consumers can obtain information on hotel ...
Business and Information System Alignment Theories Built on eGovernment Service Practice: An Holistic Literature Review
(InTech - Open Access Publisher, 2019-09-12)
This chapter examines previous studies of alignment between business and information systems holistically in relation to the development of working associations among professionals from information system and business ...
Exploring Why Organisations Differ in Board Configuration: Do Organisations’ Age, Size and their Years Being Public Matter? Findings from Greek Listed Manufacturing Organisations
(British Academy of Management (BAM), 2019-09-05)
In this paper building upon several theories (agency theory, stakeholder theory and resource dependence theory) and by utilising data from 161 Greek manufacturing companies that were listed in the Athens Stock Exchange on ...
Fake Advertising? Neutrality in descriptions beside overall hotel scores
Hotel reviews influence travelers’ booking decisions. Research on this topic is focused on the scores or comments given through the reviews. However, no studies have looked into the one-word descriptions associated with ...