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Authors: Bryant, W. D. A
Date: 2010
Language: eng
Resource Type: book
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/76087
Description: This book focuses on the foundations of general equilibrium theory, more specifically on the existence, uniqueness, stability, optimality and comparative static properties of equilibrium states. It al ... More
Authors: Lombard, Marc
Date: 2010
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/115959
Description: This article examines the presumption that equity considerations prevalent in some of the so-called welfare states of Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD), and associated with ... More
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Authors: McKenzie, Jordi
Date: 2010
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/281560
Description: This study considers the Australian DVD industry using a data set of retail sales for over 44,800 titles 1997-2007. A sub-sample of 760 titles which also received an initial theatrical release reveals ... More
Reviewed: Reviewed
Date: 2010
Subject Keyword: 140200 Applied Economics
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/87912
Description: This study ranks Australian and New Zealand economics teaching departments on the basis of the research productivity of its economics professors in economics teaching departments using quality adjuste ... More
Reviewed: Reviewed
Date: 2010
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/106319
Description: In light of continuing mixed results in the literature, this paper re-examines the German Dominance Hypothesis (GDH) and considers whether the UK should join the Eurozone. For this purpose, short-term ... More
Reviewed: Reviewed
Date: 2010
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/114750
Description: In recent years there has been important debate on the changing nature of the employment relationship, with some scholars claiming a significant weakening of the bond between employers and employees. ... More
Reviewed: Reviewed
Date: 2010
Subject Keyword: 140200 Applied Economics | G14 | G15 | C52
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/114771
Description: We propose a method for estimating the earliest time during the trading day when overnight information is reflected in domestic share prices, and use it to measure the impact of international commodit ... More
Reviewed: Reviewed
Date: 2010
Subject Keyword: 140200 Applied Economics
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/89773
Description: This paper examines the hypothesis that there is a single economic market for the international steam coal industry and investigates the degree of steam coal market integration over time. A regression ... More
Reviewed: Reviewed
Date: 2010
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/105353
Description: We investigate time series linkages between the EU carbon allowance price and the prices of coal, oil, natural gas and electricity. We find no long-run relationship between the variables, but instead ... More
Reviewed: Reviewed
Date: 2010
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/99257
Description: This paper considers contributions of industry-sectoral-micro shocks vs aggregate macro shocks. A dynamic factor model is estimated with maximum likelihood method in the frequency domain, and decompos ... More
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Reviewed: Reviewed
Date: 2010
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/105736
Description: This paper presents a structural vector autoregressive (SVAR) model of monetary policy in Malaysia. The model takes into account the economic and financial conditions in Malaysia‘s two most important ... More
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Authors: McKenzie, Jordi
Date: 2010
Subject Keyword: 140200 Applied Economics
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/281539
Description: This article investigates De Vany's (2004) application of the Pareto distribution to the careers of actors and directors by considering a sample of movie producers. The results support the Pareto dist ... More
Reviewed: Reviewed
Date: 2010
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/102459
Description: We study a mean-variance portfolio selection problem under a hidden Markovian regime-switching Black–Scholes–Merton economy. Under this model, the appreciation rate of a risky share is modulated by a ... More
Reviewed: Reviewed
Date: 2010
Subject Keyword: 140200 Applied Economics
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/145678
Description: Appeared as an iFirst online article on 13 March 2009. Just as friendly arguments based on an ignorance of facts eventually led to the creation of the definitive Guinness Book of World Records, any ar ... More
Reviewed: Reviewed
Date: 2010
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/310300
Description: A number of experimental studies have found that pari-mutuel markets possess the ability to aggregate information privately held by individuals and therefore act as prediction markets. However, all pr ... More
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