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The case of the vulnerable persons interagency emergency response team: Lessons learned about interagency communication
(University of Canterbury. Management, Marketing, and Entrepreneurship, 2016)
Interagency Emergency Response Teams (IERTs) play acrucial role in times of disasters. Therefore it is crucial to understand more thoroughly the communication roles and responsibilities of interagency team members and to ...
The Impact of the EU Social Investment Package on Childcare: Going Beyond the Economic Imperative?
(University of Canterbury. Department of Accounting and Information Systems, 2015)
Māori values, care and compassion in organisations: a research strategy
While significant attention has been given to theorising care and compassion in workplaces, much of the research on Māori (Indigenous New Zealand) values in organisations (MVO) and their relationship with well-being ...
A Retrospective analysis of the people’s representatives approving Crown levies and appropriations in New Zealand
(University of Canterbury. Department of Accounting and Information Systems, 2010)
Ministers responsible for finance portfolios in the governments of many countries around the world stand before their nation’s legislature each year and present on behalf of the governments in question a bill for the ...
Ethnic minority self-employment: An inter-group comparison of embeddedness
(University of Canterbury. Management, Marketing, and Entrepreneurship, 2013)
This paper explores the antecedents of different rates of self-employment among selected ethnic minority groups in a developed and ethnically-diverse nation. The study captures the embedding characteristics of the Pacific ...
Attributing consequences to accountancy: Pacific insights
(University of Canterbury. Department of Accounting and Information Systems, 2009)
Purpose – The question is addressed of how types of consequences of accounting can be identified and classified. In doing so, an analysis is conducted of consequences for Kain Nikunau (i.e. indigenous persons of Nikunau ...
Circumstances of a Pacific atoll people in diaspora: a retrospective analysis of I-Nikunau
(LMU Munich, Department for Social and Cultural Anthropology, 2017)
Life for people on many atolls is undoubtedly hard, frequently affected by droughts, rough seas and other adverse climatic conditions to name a few. It is little wonder then that kinship is the foundation of many atoll ...
The influence of co-worker relationships on person-organisation misfit.
(University of Canterbury. Management, 2010)
Co-worker relationships and organisational misfit
(University of Canterbury. Management, 2009)
Employees perform better, are healthier, happier, and stay longer in environments in which they fit (Kristof-Brown, Zimmerman, & Johnson, 2005). In line with this, organizations wish to improve fit, and research has typically ...