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Authors: Farmer, Jim
Date: 2007
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/26352
Description: Direct expressions are derived for the first four moments of the accumulation of an annuity under the assumption of independent identically distributed interest rates.
Date: 2007
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/180471
Description: This study examines the active asset allocation decisions of Australian multisector fund managers to determine whether active fund managers engage in momentum strategies. We find evidence supporting t... More
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Date: 2007
Language: eng
Resource Type: conference paper
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/119970
Description: We report the optical characteristics of a monolithic waveguide-laser structure based on the direct write technique. The laser, which incorporated waveguide-Bragg gratings within the doped guide struc... More
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Date: 2007
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/27720
Description: In this paper we question the basis on which judgements are made about the 'quality' of the lives of people whose embodied experience is anomalous, specifically in cases of impairments. In moral and p... More
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Authors: Ockinga, Boyo G
Date: 2007
Language: eng
Resource Type: book chapter
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/28706
Description: In Ancient Egypt, the foundation upon which ethical values rest is the principle of maat, a concept that embraces what we would call justice but which is much broader, signifying the divine order of t... More
Date: 2007
Language: eng
Resource Type: conference paper
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/115646
Description: Batesian mimicry is classically studied under the premise that aversion to noxious or dangerous animals is learned and is extended to the mimics, benefiting the mimics through reduced predation. We ex... More
Date: 2007
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/46768
Description: Wobbegongs (Orectolobiformes) are commercially targeted in New South Wales, Australia. Catches have declined approximately 60% in a decade, leading to concerns over the fishery's sustainability. Howev... More
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Authors: Hayward, Philip
Date: 2007
Subject Keyword: Perfect Beat | music | Pacific
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/36057
Description: 11 page(s)
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Date: 2007
Subject Keyword: mortality | forecasting | Wang transform
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/25337
Description: A new method for analysing and projecting mortality is proposed and examined. The method takes observed time series of survival probabilities, finds the corresponding z-scores in the standard normal d... More
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Date: 2007
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/133561
Description: A number of studies were conducted to determine whether motion-streaks assist motion extraction, and whether a purely motion-based model could account for any observed facilitation. A 3-frame global-m... More
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Authors: Krause, L. S
Date: 2007
Language: eng
Resource Type: conference paper abstract
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/118751
Description: Despite experiential rewards such as holidays and balloon rides being offered by several companies as incentives. No research has been conducted on the effectiveness of these types of rewards for moti... More
Authors: Göth, Ann
Date: 2007
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/70704
Description: Males of the polyandrous Australian Brush-turkey (Alectura lathami) build mounds of leaf litter, in which incubation heat is produced by microbial decomposition. Females lay eggs singly, at intervals ... More
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Date: 2007
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/23514
Description: Volcanic events comprising multiple eruptive stages are common in the historical and geological record and display activity of variable intensity ranging, in some cases, through to several centuries. ... More
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Date: 2007
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/44795
Description: The annotation of the Escherichia coli K-12 genome in the EcoCyc database is one of the most accurate, complete and multidimensional genome annotations. Of the 4460 E. coli genes, EcoCyc assigns bioch... More
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