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Date: 2012
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/286955
Description: While most financial regulators agree that short sellers have an important role to play in ensuring an efficiently functioning market, it is interesting to note that many did not hesitate to ban short ... More
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Authors: McKenzie, Jordi
Date: 2012
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/281489
Description: The film industry provides a myriad of interesting problems for economic contemplation. From the initial concept of an idea through production, distribution and finally exhibition there are many aspec ... More
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Date: 2012
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/218755
Description: This study assesses whether the sale method in residential real estate markets - auction versus private treaty - is a determinant of sale price. Utilising a larger and richer dataset than previous res ... More
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Date: 2012
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/177792
Description: The introduction of open-plan (OP) academic offices is critically examined through interviews undertaken in Scotland and Australia. The development is discussed in the context of the increased manager ... More
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Authors: Throsby, David
Date: 2012
Subject Keyword: 140200 Applied Economics
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/177793
Description: Cultural policy is an area of public policy-making with significant economic content. This paper suggests five areas where the theories, tools, and methods of economic analysis can make a contribution ... More
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Authors: Throsby, David
Date: 2011
Subject Keyword: 140200 Applied Economics
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/140434
Description: In 1857 in Manchester John Ruskin delivered two public lectures which he titled 'The Political Economy of Art'. Can these lectures be seen in the history of economic thought as prefiguring the contemp ... More
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Date: 2011
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/133108
Description: Using a small New Keynesian state space macroeconomic model, we apply maximum likelihood estimation and the Kalman filter to obtain joint estimates of the unobservable medium-run paths of potential ou ... More
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Date: 2011
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/136019
Description: We introduce a model to discuss an optimal investment problem of an insurance company using a game theoretic approach. The model is general enough to include economic risk, financial risk, insurance r ... More
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Date: 2011
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/149141
Description: A recent article by Caporale and Caporale (2008, this Journal) provides an important finding on the determinants of the sacrifice ratio: central bank independence is not a determining factor for the s ... More
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Authors: Vu, Ha | Turnell, Sean
Date: 2011
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/150629
Description: This article analyses the cost and profit efficiencies of Australian banks over the period 1997-2009, including the impact of the recent global financial crisis. Using a stochastic frontier analysis, ... More
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Date: 2011
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/151622
Description: Existing literature suggests that conditional correlations between equity markets vary over time, and increase over periods of financial crises. The author tests this hypothesis on a set of eight nati ... More
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Date: 2011
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/149748
Description: The Harmer-Henry pension and tax review resulted in an increase in the common value of the single rate of Age Pension and Disability Support Pension from 25 per cent to 28 per cent of male total avera ... More
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Date: 2011
Language: eng
Resource Type: book
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/134313
Description: The world at large is watching both China and India as powerhouses of economic growth. The two nations have achieved significantly high rates of economic growth ever since their respective economies l ... More
Date: 2011
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/152111
Description: Although quite a lot is known about the economics of war and conflict, rather less is known about the economics of peace. In this article we address the question: What are the major factors likely to ... More
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Date: 2011
Subject Keyword: 140200 Applied Economics
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/153358
Description: The direction of the causality between energy consumption and income is an important issue in the fields of energy economics, economic growth, and policies toward energy use. The seminal work on the r ... More
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