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The Application of Mathematical Programming Approaches to Estimating Container Port Production Efficiency

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Cullinane, K., Song, D., & Wang, T. (2005)
The Application of Mathematical Programming Approaches to Estimating Container Port Production Efficiency. Journal of Productivity Analysis, 24(1), 73-92. https://doi.org/10.1007/s11123-005-3041-9
Container terminal production is both an important and complicated element in the contemporary global economy. This paper aims to evaluate the efficiency of the world’s most i...

A time-varying risk premium in the term structure of bulk shipping freight rates.

Journal Article
Adland, R., & Cullinane, K. (2005)
A time-varying risk premium in the term structure of bulk shipping freight rates. Journal of Transport, Economics and Policy, 39, 191-208
This paper presents a simple argument, based on logic and maritime economic theory alone, for rejecting the applicability of the expectations theory in bulk shipping freight m...

A stochastic frontier model of the productive efficiency of Korean container terminals

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Cullinane, K., & Song, D. (2003)
A stochastic frontier model of the productive efficiency of Korean container terminals. Applied Economics, 35(3), 251-267. https://doi.org/10.1080/00036840210139355
A central objective of port privatization and/or deregulation policies is stimulating greater efficiency by engendering a more competitive market and commercial approach to ma...

A Study of Shanghai and Hong Kong as International financial centres - a review of their developments and attributable factors

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Wong, Y. C. A. A Study of Shanghai and Hong Kong as International financial centres - a review of their developments and attributable factors. (Thesis)
Edinburgh Napier University. Retrieved from http://researchrepository.napier.ac.uk/id/eprint/5688
The development of an international financial centre has long been an interesting topic to economists, researchers and policy makers. Understanding the development process an...

Corporate Environmental Disclosure in Libya: Evidence and Environmental Determinism Theory.

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Ahmad, N. S. M. Corporate Environmental Disclosure in Libya: Evidence and Environmental Determinism Theory. (Thesis)
Napier University. Retrieved from http://researchrepository.napier.ac.uk/id/eprint/2784
There is no doubt that in recent years Corporate Environmental Disclosure (CED) by corporations has received much attention among accounting academic researchers. However, rev...

Implications of congestion charging for departure time choice: work and non-work schedule flexibility.

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Saleh, W., & Farrell, S. (2005)
Implications of congestion charging for departure time choice: work and non-work schedule flexibility. Transportation Research Part A: Policy and Practice, 39(7-9), 773-791. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.tra.2005.02.016
The objective of this paper is to investigate the potential impacts of implementing variable congestion charging on the peak spreading of departure time choices, taking into a...

An insurance policy: a case study of legal and economic interactions in a transforming economy

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Jaworski, P., & Wierzbicki, J. (2004)
An insurance policy: a case study of legal and economic interactions in a transforming economy. Post-Communist Economies, 16(1), 99-109. doi:10.1080/1463137042000194870
The article is devoted to the specific case study of individual insurance policy issued during the time of centrally planned economy but matured after the beginning of the eco...

The relationship between privatization and DEA estimates of efficiency in the container port industry

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Wang, T., Cullinane, K., Ji, P., & Wang, T. (2005)
The relationship between privatization and DEA estimates of efficiency in the container port industry. Journal of Economics and Business, 57(5), 433-462. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jeconbus.2005.02.007
A major objective of port privatization is to improve the efficiency of the sector. This paper presents the pros and cons of port privatization and provides an empirical exami...

Location of civil service jobs in Scotland in relation to the local economic impact of the Scottish Parliament

Journal Article
McQuaid, R. W. (1997)
Location of civil service jobs in Scotland in relation to the local economic impact of the Scottish Parliament
The new Scottish Parliament will have potentially significant impacts upon economic, social and political development across Scotland. These issues and others such as the rela...

Managing social capital as knowledge management – some specification and representation issues.

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Davenport, E., Graham, M., Kennedy, J., & Taylor, K. (2005)
Managing social capital as knowledge management – some specification and representation issues. Proceedings of the American Society for Information Science and Technology, 40, 101-108. doi:10.1002/meet.1450400113
‘Classic’ accounts of social capital have emerged in accounts of stable networks or institutional environments. These conditions do not apply in the case of many firms – a cas...

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