Yu Zhou and Donald R. Haurin
ARTICLE | JRER | Vol. 32, 2010
Few studies have analyzed the determinants of house value volatility at the level of individual houses...
Keywords: House Value Volatility
ARTICLE | KYKLOS | Vol. 63, February 2010
Organizations consist of members with different value systems Agency theory suggests that employees may value self-interests more than that of the organization they work for, which motivates them to avoid work responsibilities when opportunities exist...
Young Joon Park, Luís Santos-Pinto
ARTICLE | Theory and Decision | Vol. 69, 2010
This paper uses a field survey to investigate the quality of individuals’ beliefs of relative performance in tournaments...
Keywords: Tournaments, Rationality, Field Experiment
What Determines Employment Opportunity for College Graduates in China after Higher Education Reform?
Tao Li, Juyan Zhang
ARTICLE | China Economic Review | Vol. 21, 2010
Using the 2005 placement data from two separate colleges, this paper studies graduate job allocation in China after higher education reform...
Keywords: Employment, Graduate, GPA
The Effects of Environmental Factors on the Behavior of Chinese Managers in the Information Age in China
Wing S. Chow, Jane P. Wu, Allan K. K. Chan
ARTICLE | Journal of Business Ethics | Vol. 89, 2009
This paper examines the effects of environmental factors on the ethical behavior of managers using computers at work in Mainland China...
Keywords: Canonical Correlation Analysis, China, Environmental Factors, Ethical Behavior, Managers, Using Computer at Work
Li Han, Tao Li
ARTICLE | Economics of Education Review | Vol. 28, 2009
Investigations of the existence of residential peer effects in higher education has shown mixed results...
Keywords: Resource Allocation, Educational Economics
Dongming Zhu, Victoria Zinde-Walsh
ARTICLE | Journal of Econometrics | Vol.148, 2009
Our parametrization provides an interpretable role for each parameter We derive moments and moment-based measures: skewness, kurtosis, expected shortfall...
Keywords: Asymmetric distributions, Maximum likelihood estimation
Mudziviri Nziramasanga, Sanjoy Bhattacharjee, Minsoo Lee
ARTICLE | Journal of Development Studies | Vol.45, No.7, 2009
Empirical studies on self-employment uniformly cite the high mortality rate in both developed and developing countries...