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A multi-level model of global decision-making: developing a composite global frame-of-reference
(Pergamon Press, 2011)
As organizations globalize their operations, managers are finding that making decisions in a global context is more complex. This research develops a multi-level model that examines the influence of group, organizational ...
The influence of early efficacy beliefs on teams' reactions to failing to reach performance goals
(Blackwell Publishing Ltd, 2011)
Although a considerable amount of theoretical and empirical attention has been devoted to understanding individuals' responses to goal–performance discrepancies (GPDs), little attention has been devoted to examining how ...
Researching Islamic marketing: past and future perspectives
(Emerald Group Publishing Limited, 2011)
Purpose: The purpose of this paper is to explore the reasons underlying the recent interest on Islamic marketing, discusses past research on the topic and offers a future research perspective. Design/methodology/approach: ...
Full and conditional likelihood approaches for hazard change-point estimation with truncated and censored data
Hazard function plays an important role in reliability and survival analysis. In some real life applications, abrupt changes in the hazard function may be observed and it is of interest to detect the location and the ...
Patina meets fashion: on the evaluation and devaluation of oriental carpets
(Cambridge University Press, 2011)
This chapter examines how different actors account for the quality and value of oriental carpets. It introduces the subject matter through three case examples: how an auction house expert approaches establishing the market ...
Subsidiary marketing strategy implementation (SMSI): the missing link of international marketing strategy research
(Edward Elgar Publishing Ltd., 2011)
Political connection, bank credits and growth: evidence from Turkey
(Wiley-Blackwell Publishing, 2011)
The pervasive existence of government-owned banks in emerging economies is often justified by their provision of access to credit in remote and underdeveloped regions that are ignored by private banks. This paper analyses ...
Centralized and decentralized management of groundwater with multiple users
In this work, we investigate two groundwater inventory management schemes with multiple users in a dynamic game-theoretic structure: (i) under the centralized management scheme, users are allowed to pump water from a common ...
A test of independence in two-way contingency tables based on maximal correlation
(Taylor & Francis, 2011)
Maximal correlation has several desirable properties as a measure of dependence, including the fact that it vanishes if and only if the variables are independent. Except for a few special cases, it is hard to evaluate ...
Globalization and the inward flow of immigrants: Issues associated with the inpatriation of global managers
Assembling a diverse global workforce is becoming a critical dimension in gaining successful global performance. In the past, staffing has focused on control of the multinational organization as the primary goal when ...