Recent Submissions

  • Assessing the Implications of the Multilateral Convention and the Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act: An Australasian Perspective 

    Sawyer, A.J. (University of Canterbury. Department of Accounting and Information Systems, 2015)
  • Real-Exchange-Rate-Adjusted Inflation Targeting in an Open Economy: Some Analytical Results 

    Froyen, R.T.; Guender, A.V. (University of Canterbury. Department of Economics and Finance, 2015)
    Policymakers in small open economies around the world are increasingly concerned about the undesirable consequences of sudden increases in U.S. interest rates. This paper demonstrates that in a small open economy a central ...
  • Transformative Service Research and Service-Dominant Logic: Quo Vaditis? 

    Kuppelwieser, V.G.; Finsterwalder, J. (University of Canterbury. Management, Marketing, and Entrepreneurship, 2015)
    This paper takes a closer look at the emerging topic of transformative service research (TSR) and compares its facets with the more established concept of the service-dominant logic (SDL). The paper thus contributes to ...
  • Do we know enough about corporate philanthropy? 

    Love, T.; Higgins, C. (University of Canterbury. Management, Marketing, and Entrepreneurship, 2007)
  • What influences the progression of employment rights disputes? 

    Walker, B.; Hamilton, R.T. (University of Canterbury. Management, Marketing, and Entrepreneurship, 2015)
    This study of employment rights disputes in New Zealand accessed all parties to 14 disputes. Despite a legislative requirement to preserve relationships, only three survived. Dispute type, interaction mode and the ...
  • Does it really matter? Understanding the impact of engagement and beliefs on immigrant ethnic minority entrepreneurship 

    de Vries, H.P. (University of Canterbury. Management, Marketing, and Entrepreneurship, 2014)
    This research considers the importance of ethnic minority immigrant entrepreneurs’ engagement within and beliefs surrounding their host country experiences, and how this impacts on entrepreneurial action. The relevance of ...
  • Responsibility for Product Quality Problems in Sequential Manufacturing: A Case Study From the Meat Industry 

    Pulakanam, V. (University of Canterbury. Management, Marketing, and Entrepreneurship, 2011)
    This research presents a case study from the meat industry that developed an innovative product but failed to achieve expected profits due to manufacturability issues and high production rejects. The production staff ...
  • Company characteristics and compliance with ASX corporate governance principles 

    Lama, Tek; Anderson, Warwick (University of Canterbury. Department of Economics and Finance, 2015)
    Purpose: This study examines whether company characteristics determine the structure and composition of a company’s board. In particular, it investigates the three board-design choices that Australian listed companies ...
  • Operator agency in process intervention: tampering versus application of tacit knowledge 

    Van Gestel, P.; Pons, D.; Pulakanam, V. (University of Canterbury. Management, Marketing, and EntrepreneurshipUniversity of Canterbury. Mechanical Engineering, 2015)
    Statistical process control (SPC) theory takes a negative view of adjustment of process settings, which is termed tampering. In contrast, quality and lean programmes actively encourage operators to acts of intervention and ...
  • Parties to Corporate Offending: A Director's Liability 

    Hawes, C. (University of Canterbury. School of Law, 2015)
    When a company is convicted of criminal offending, the liability must necessarily be based upon some conduct performed by a human agent. The relationship between the company and the agent must be examined in this context ...
  • Generation Y New Zealand Registered Nurses views about nursing work: A survey of motivation and maintenance factors 

    Jamieson, I.; Kirk, R.; Wright, S.; Andrew, C. (University of Canterbury. Management, Marketing, and EntrepreneurshipUniversity of Canterbury. School of Health Sciences, 2015)
    Aim: The aim of this article was to report on the analysis of qualitative, open text data, received from a national on-line survey of what factors Generation Y New Zealand Registered Nurses wish to change about nursing ...
  • To Teach or Try: A Continuum of Approaches to Entrepreneurship Education in Australasia. 6(2), 94-109. 

    Crispin, S.; McAuley, A.; Dibben, M.; Hoell, R.C.; Miles, M.P. (University of Canterbury. Management, Marketing, and Entrepreneurship, 2013)
    This paper reports on a survey of Australasian university entrepreneurship education programs. The survey found a continued interest in entrepreneurship at Australasian universities and that entrepreneurship is typically ...
  • A New Approach to Competence Analysis 

    Knott, P.; Pearson, A.; Taylor, R. (University of Canterbury. Management, Marketing, and Entrepreneurship, 1996)
    Competences and core competences of organisations have been widely discussed in the literature in recent years, particularly in relation to technology-based companies. However, in contrast, the processes and interactions ...
  • Collaborative environmental negotiation with private non-verifiable information: an experimental test 

    Bruce, C.; Clark, J. (University of Canterbury. Department of Economics and Finance, 2015)
    In many cases governments invite interest groups to use collaborative negotiation to resolve environmental conflicts. Characteristic of these negotiations is that the parties lack ex ante information about their opponents’ ...
  • The Gold Price in Times of Crisis 

    Bialkowski, J.; Bohl, M.T.; Stephan, P.M.; Wisniewski, T. (University of Canterbury. Department of Economics and Finance, 2014)
    Motivated by the recent gold price boom, this paper examines whether an asset bubble exists in the gold market. We approximate gold's fundamental value using several econometric models and apply a Markov regime-switching ...
  • A Note on the role of bank capital 

    Guender, A.V.; Peng, Y. (University of Canterbury. Department of Economics and Finance, 2014)
    This note explores how a bank’s balance sheet responds to a capital shock in a simple model of the banking firm where both loan demand and deposits are sensitive to a bank’s capital position relative to its competitors. ...
  • Entropy-Based Optimization of Nonlinear Separable Discrete Decision Models 

    Nakagawa, Y.; James, R.J.W.; Rego, C.; Edirisinghe, C. (University of Canterbury. Management, Marketing, and Entrepreneurship, 2014)
    This paper develops a new way to help solve difficult linear and nonlinear discrete-optimization decision models more efficiently by introducing a problem-difficulty metric that uses the concept of entropy from information ...
  • A competing risks dynamic hazard approach to investigate the insolvency outcomes of property-casualty insurers 

    Huong, D. (University of Canterbury. Department of Economics and Finance, 2014)
    This study applies a competing risks approach and an event time dynamic estimation framework to identify the characteristics underlying different insolvency resolutions incurred to U.S. property-casualty insurers during ...
  • Organisational resilience following the Darfield earthquake of 2010 

    Whitman, Z.; Stevenson, J.; Kachali, H.; Seville, E.; Vargo, J.; Wilson, T. (University of Canterbury. Department of Accounting and Information SystemsUniversity of Canterbury. Civil and Natural Resources EngineeringUniversity of Canterbury. Geological Sciences, 2014)
    This paper presents the preliminary findings of a study on the resilience and recovery of organisations following the Darfield earthquake in New Zealand on 4 September 2010. Sampling included organisations proximal and ...
  • Visualization of a Stock Market Correlation Matrix 

    Rea, A.; Rea, W. (University of Canterbury. Department of Economics and FinanceUniversity of Canterbury. Mathematics and Statistics, 2014)
    This paper presents a novel application of Neighbor-Net, a clustering algorithm developed for constructing a phylogenetic network in the field of evolutionary biology, to visualizing a correlation matrix. We apply ...

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