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Aggregate volatility expectations and threshold CAPM
(Elsevier Inc., 2015)
We propose a volatility-based capital asset pricing model (V-CAPM) in which asset betas change discretely with respect to changes in investors' expectations regarding near-term aggregate volatility. Using a novel measure ...
An emotional economy of mundane objects
This article illuminates the affective potentialities of objects. We examine the circulation of Kurdish music cassettes in Turkey during the restrictive and strife-laden period of the 1970s, 1980s, and 1990s. We find that ...
Managing transshipments in a multi-retailer system with approximate policies
(Palgrave Macmillan, 2015)
Using the right transshipment policy is important when transshipments are exercised under demand uncertainty. Optimal transshipment policy can be quite complex in a multi-firm system as optimal actions depend on all system ...
Supply chain management as the key to a firm's strategy in the global marketplace: trends and research agenda
Purpose – The purpose of this paper is to analyze the intersection of two literature streams: that of strategy and supply chain management (SCM). This review should create a better understanding of “strategic SCM” by ...
Organization and functioning of liberalized electricity markets: An overview of the Dutch market
(Elsevier Ltd, 2015)
Abstract In this paper, we examine the organization and the functioning of the Dutch electricity market. First we describe the organization of the Dutch electricity supply chain and the role of the main market participants ...
Revenue management vs. newsvendor decisions: does behavioral response mirror normative equivalence?
We study and compare decision-making behavior under the newsvendor and the two-class revenue management models, in an experimental setting. We observe that, under both problems, decision makers deviate significantly from ...
Combinatorial auctions in Turkish day-ahead electricity markets
(CRC Press, 2015)
Smoking by women in cross-country perspective
(Oxford University Press, 2015)
This chapter compares patterns of smoking behavior across 10 countries for seven cohorts of women. The focus is on four measures of cohort-specific smoking behavior: the peak rate of smoking prevalence, the number of ...
Robust optimization for the discrete time-cost tradeoff problem with cost uncertainty
Projects are subject to various sources of uncertainty that hamper reaching project targets; hence, it is crucial importance to use effective approaches to generate robust project schedules, which are less vulnerable to ...
Gendering entrepreneurship: a discursive analysis of a woman entrepreneur competition
(Edward Elgar Publishing, 2015)
Women’s entrepreneurship has long been regarded as a special area of entrepreneurship with its own sub-category at academic conferences, like the RENT conference, with special issues in academic journals such as those in ...