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Integrating Corporate Governance and Corporate Social Responsibility in the Context of a Global Financial Crisis: Enabling Sustainability through Executive Remuneration and Reward Strategy
(LAMBERT ACADEMIC PUBLISHING, 2013-02-02)
In spite of the potential synergies and mutual interdependence of corporate governance and Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR), they have developed and been practiced independently of each other. The Global Financial ...
Estimating the Traffic Impacts of Green Light Optimal Speed Advisory Systems Using Microsimulation
(World Academy of Science, Engineering and Technology, 2019-09-28)
Even though signalised intersections are necessary for urban road traffic management, they can act as bottlenecks and disrupt traffic operations. Interrupted traffic flow causes congestion, delays, stop-and-go conditions ...
The M'Naghten Rules - a brief historical note
(Sweet and Maxwell, 2019-11)
This paper reveals the number and identities of the signatories to the M'Naghten Rules. However, the paper also confirms that some doubts about this issue remain.
Evaluating the impact of a workplace parking levy on local traffic congestion: The case of Nottingham UK
A Workplace Parking Levy (WPL) scheme raises a levy on private non-domestic off street parking provided by employers. In April 2012 Nottingham became the first UK City to implement such a scheme with the revenue generated ...
An evaluation of the economic and business investment impact of an integrated package of public transport improvements funded by a Workplace Parking Levy
Hypothecated revenue from the Nottingham Workplace Parking Levy (WPL) is being used to fund additional tram lines, refurbish the Nottingham Railway Station and to sustain the supported Linkbus network. This strategy aims ...
An EZI Method to Reduce the Rank of a Correlation Matrix in Financial Modelling
(Taylor and Francis, 2006)
Multiple Influences on Corporate Governance Practice in Nigeria: Agents, Strategies and Implications
The literature on the convergence of corporate governance systems across different institutional contexts has often taken the role of ‘agents of convergence’ for granted. Against this background, we examine the influences ...
Examining the Role of Women Entrepreneurs in Emerging Economies
(IGI Global, 2018-05-10)
Entrepreneurship has seen an influx of industry-leading women. With this shift, women are now impacting a mainly male-dominated field and face ongoing challenges within this domain. Examining the Role of Women Entrepreneurs ...
Determinants of Productivity and Structural Change in a Large Commercial Farm Environment: Evidence from Ukraine
(Oxford University Press, 2017-02-01)
The coincidence of productivity improvements and growth of agriholdings in Ukraine over the last decade is often interpreted as evidence of technology-induced increasing returns to scale and superiority of very large ...
Dynamics of Agricultural Production and Land Use in Post-Soviet Ukraine
Multiple economic and institutional factors drive change in the mix of agricultural commodities produced over time in any country. We examine grain, fruit and vegetable markets in Ukraine since 2004, with a focus on the ...