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The Center Matters for the Periphery: On the Predictive Ability of a GZ-Type Spread for Economic Activity
(University of Canterbury. Department of Economics and Finance, 2013)
This paper examines whether information from bond markets provides a reliable signal for future economic activity in Europe. The inclusion of a risk-adjusted bond yield spread improves markedly the goodness of fit of the ...
Investigating the potential of applying theories on rebound effects and mechanisms in climate change adaptation and mitigation research
(University of Canterbury. Management, Marketing, and Entrepreneurship, 2016)
Little attention has been given to the rebound effects within climate change mitigation and adaptation literature. Still, a growing attention has been given to the need of avoiding mal-mitigation and mal-mitigation to take ...
The Role of mid-year Dividends as predictors of yearly earnings
(University of Canterbury. Department of Economics and Finance, 2011)
New Zealand joint dividend and earnings announcement data is used to corroborate an aspect of dividend signalling espoused by Miller and Rock (1985). This is, that dividends announced within the course of a company’s ...
The Effects of Obesity on Macrosomia
(University of Canterbury. Department of Economics and Finance, 2015)
Environmental management accounting implementation in environmentally sensitive industries in Malaysia
(University of Canterbury. Department of Accounting and Information Systems, 2012)
This research investigates the level of EMA implementation in companies within environmentally sensitive industries in Malaysia, as well as gaining insights into pressures for implementation. It was found that there are ...
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 ...
Benchmark Resilience: Results of a survey of Auckland based organisations
(University of Canterbury. Department of Accounting and Information SystemsUniversity of Canterbury. Civil and Natural Resources Engineering, 2010)
Accountability of charities on websites
Purpose – This research shows the extent of accountability and transparency of a charity on its web pages. Methodology – A disclosure index is derived from recent literature on website transparency of not-for-profit ...