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Arts council England and public value: a critical review.
(Taylor & Francis, 2008)
Competitor intelligence for the smaller enterprise.
(De Montfort University, 1999-06)
The practice of Competitor Intelligence is well established in the USA where it is estimated that 80% of all firms utilise it to their competitive advantage. Within the UK however, it is only gradually becoming a part of ...
Rating Based CDS Curves
In this paper, we explore the extent to which term structure of individual CDS spreads can be explained by the firm’s rating. Using the Nelson-Siegel model, we construct, for each day, CDS curves from a cross section of ...
Gender Diverse Portfolios as New Asset Class
This paper studies market-traded equity portfolios that are constructed based on a minimum number of female board members and/or a target female work force ratio. Using the top 1,000 US firms from 2002 to 2015 as the ...
Competitive Intelligence and marketing strategy formulation.
The area of competitive intelligence (CI) and its working relationship with marketing strategy formulation (MSF) has received limited in-depth research. Previous reports and studies on this relationship have largely ignored ...
Characteristics of competitive intelligence practice in R&D driven firms: Evidence from the UK pharmaceutical industry.
The greatest proportion of Competitive Intelligence (CI) practice in the pharmaceutical industry is located within the R&D function (Halliday et al 1992). This paper reports on the results of an empirical study into the ...
The sub-state politics of welfare in Italy: Assessing the effect of territorial mobilization on the development of region-specific social governance
(Taylor & Francis, 2014-05-29)
This article demonstrates that the political mobilization of regional identities through the creation of regionalist parties has positively impacted on the development of region-specific models of welfare governance in ...
Does Media Coverage Influence Corporate Community Disclosures?
(British Accounting and Finance Association, 2015-03-25)
This study uses the lenses of the stakeholder and the media agenda-setting theories to investigate the impact of community expectations on Corporate Community Involvement disclosures (CCID) in the annual reports of UK ...
From National to Sub-National? Exploring the Territorial Dimension of Social Assistance in Italy
(Cambridge University Press, 2016-09-26)
In countries that have experienced decentralisation processes, the role that central and sub-national authorities play in the governance of some social policies may vary considerably across regions. In Italy, for instance, ...
Seven European nations, A profile of current CI practice.
The practice of CI is growing across Europe, of that there is no doubt. In 2004 the Journal of Competitive Intelligence & Management invited leading practitioners, consultants and academics from a range of countries to ...