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Authors: Watson, Ian
Date: 2013
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/216148
Description: In this article, I re-examine the familiar debate on whether casual jobs represent a 'bridge' into permanent employment or a 'trap' that keeps workers locked into ongoing casualised work or joblessnes ... More
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Authors: Truong, Chi Huu
Date: 2013
Subject Keyword: 140200 Applied Economics
Language: eng
Resource Type: book chapter
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/213350
Description: Policies to encourage the uptake of efficient irrigation technology have played an important role in achieving water conservation goals in arid area and in reducing polluted return flows from irrigati ... More
Date: 2013
Language: eng
Resource Type: book
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/269511
Description: The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC), the globally-recognised reference body for climate-related research, describes warming of the climate system as 'unequivocal'. The changing climat ... More
Date: 2013
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/223574
Description: This paper analyses the effect of surprises in local and international economic news on the Colombian local-currency government bond market. In this study, we categorize the different government bond ... More
Reviewed: Reviewed
Date: 2013
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/272708
Description: This study empirically examines the investment value of security analyst recommendations on constituent stocks of the S&P/ASX 50 index. We find that stocks with favourable (unfavourable) recommendatio ... More
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Authors: Throsby, David
Date: 2013
Language: eng
Resource Type: book chapter
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/280681
Description: 12 page(s)
Date: 2013
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/228322
Description: An important issue in fitting stochastic models to electricity spot prices is the estimation of a component to deal with trends and seasonality in the data. Unfortunately, estimation routines for the ... More
Reviewed: Reviewed
Date: 2013
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/229713
Description: This study examines the relation between information asymmetry and the cost of equity capital of firms listed on the Australian Securities Exchange. We calculate the ex ante cost of equity capital for ... More
Reviewed: Reviewed
Date: 2013
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/262758
Description: In order to shed new light on the influence of volume and economic fundamentals on the long-run volatility of the Chinese stock market we follow the methodology introduced by Engle et al. (2009) and E ... More
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Authors: Ranjan, Ram
Date: 2013
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/279112
Description: Ensuring drought resilience for farmers is an important policy concern. Yet, a quantitative treatment of the concept of drought resilience has been lacking in the literature. This paper designs a math ... More
Reviewed: Reviewed
Date: 2013
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/204038
Description: This paper shows how scale efficiency can be measured from an arbitrary parametric hyperbolic distance function with multiple outputs and multiple inputs. It extends the methods introduced by Ray (J P ... More
Reviewed: Reviewed
Date: 2013
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/286889
Description: This paper models the trading intensity of the US Treasury bond market, which has a unique expandable limit order book that distinguishes it from other asset markets. The results indicate that trade d ... More
Reviewed: Reviewed
Date: 2013
Subject Keyword: 140200 Applied Economics
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/230775
Description: This article models median house prices in 626 suburbs across Sydney, using three spatial hedonic models, and obtains high overall levels of explanation. Access to the central business district and th ... More
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Authors: Nazifi, Fatemeh
Date: 2013
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/213938
Description: This paper identifies factors impacting on the dynamics of the price spread between European Allowances (EUAs) and Certified Emission Reductions (CERs) by detecting changes in the structural relations ... More
Reviewed: Reviewed
Date: 2013
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/212539
Description: This study investigates the incidence of over-education amongst recent Australian bachelor degree graduates and its effect on their earnings. We find that between 24% and 37% of graduates were over-ed ... More
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