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    • Cournot competition in networked markets 

      Bimpikis, K.; Ehsani, S.; İlkılıç, Rahmi (ACM, 2014)
      The paper considers a model of competition among firms that produce a homogeneous good in a networked environment. A bipartite graph determines which subset of markets a firm can supply to. Firms compete a la Cournot and ...
    • The determinants of privatization prices: evidence from Turkey 

      Arin, K. P.; Okten, C. (Routledge, 2003)
      This paper analyses the determinants of privatization prices in a multi-industry study using a sample of 68 recently privatized firms from Turkey. Results show that revenue and market characteristics are significant ...
    • Elastic scaling for data stream processing 

      Gedik, B.; Schneider S.; Hirzel M.; Wu, Kun-Lung (IEEE Computer Society, 2014)
      This article addresses the profitability problem associated with auto-parallelization of general-purpose distributed data stream processing applications. Auto-parallelization involves locating regions in the application's ...
    • Factoring as a financing alternative: Turkish case 

      Ataman, Sedef (Bilkent University, 1991)
      This study attempts to find out the common aspects of the firms that have preferred factoring as a financing alternative, checking out their financial structures and performances together with an overview of factoring. The ...
    • Financial performance of the Turkish textile & ready to wear industry for the period between 1986-1994 

      Güçbilmez, Didem (Bilkent University, 1996)
      The Textile & Ready to Wear Industry, with its share of 31.8% among all Turkish Consumption Goods Production and approximately 40% of share among all Turkish Exports clearly plays an important role in the overall Turkish ...
    • A framework for enhancing depth perception in computer graphics 

      Çipiloğlu, Zeynep; Bülbül, Abdullah; Çapin, Tolga (ACM, 2010-07)
      This paper introduces a solution for enhancing depth perception in a given 3D computer-generated scene. For this purpose, we propose a framework that decides on the suitable depth cues for a given scene and the rendering ...
    • The impact of price skimming on supply and exit decisions 

      Toptal, A.; Çetinkaya, S. (John Wiley & Sons, 2015)
      Stochastic inventory control theory has focused on the order and/or pricing policy when the length of the selling period is known. In contrast to this focus, we examine the optimal length of the selling period - which we ...
    • In their words: Student feedback on an international project collaboration 

      Chidanandan, A.; Russell-Dag, Lori; Laxer, C.; Ayfer, Reyyan (ACM, 2010)
      In this paper, we describe a collaborative course experience between students from universities in the USA and Turkey. Student teams worked together on a software engineering project for a non-profit organization based in ...
    • Investments viewed as growth processes 

      Doğrusöz, H.; Karabakal, N. (Taylor & Francis, 1995)
      For modeling investment decision situations, we present a mathematical basis that views the cash flow sequences as growth processes. We first emphasize the pedagogical value of the basic model by showing that all traditionally ...
    • Managerial motivation dynamics and incentives 

      Kocabıyıkoğlu, A.; Popescu, I. (2007)
      Firms can increase profitability by appropriately motivating managers. We investigate drivers of managerial motivation, and propose how firms can use performance pay to alter motivational patterns. We focus on the agent's ...
    • Real wages, profit margins and inflation in Turkish manufacturing under post-liberalization 

      Gunay, A.; Ozcan, K. M.; Yeldan, E. (Routledge, 2005)
      This article reports investigations into the behaviour of gross profit margins (mark-ups) in Turkish manufacturing industries for the post-1980 liberalization period in relation to price inflation, trade liberalization ...
    • Value added productivity analysis: applied to Turkish Fertilizer Corporation, 1988-1991 

      Samin, Behrooz (Bilkent University, 1994)
      In this study a value added productivity analysis is conducted at a publicly owned enterprise in Turkey. The chosen method is known as Wainai method. By adapting this method, we first find out the value added for the ...