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The predictive utility of generalized expected utility theories
Recent experimental choice studies compare expected utility with competing theories of decision-making under risk. Formal tests used to judge the theories usually count the number of consistentExpand
A longitudinal examination of hospital registered nurse staffing and quality of care.
OBJECTIVE To evaluate previous research findings of the relationship between nurse staffing and quality of care by examining the effects of change in registered nurse staffing on change in quality ofExpand
Does Convergence of Accounting Standards Lead to the Convergence of Accounting Practices? A Study from China
In this empirical study we examine whether China's efforts to converge domestic accounting standards with International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS) over the past 15 years have resulted inExpand
Compliance with IFRS disclosure requirements and individual analysts’ forecast errors
We investigate the relationship between analysts’ earnings forecast errors and firm compliance with the disclosure requirements of International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS). Using aExpand
Compliance with International Financial Reporting Standards and auditor choice: New evidence on the importance of the statutory audit
We examine the impact of auditor choice on IFRS compliance under the assumption of strict exogeneity of auditor choice. Our results reveal that compliance is positively related to auditor choiceExpand
Nurse Staffing and Quality of Care With Direct Measurement of Inpatient Staffing
Background:Studies of the impact of registered nurse (RN) staffing on hospital quality of care for hospital inpatients often rely on data sources that do not distinguish inpatient from outpatientExpand
More laboratory evidence on the disparity between willingness to pay and compensation demanded
Abstract Recent experimental work showing a disparity between willingness to pay for and compensation demanded to give up lottery tickets is contrary to economists' ideas about rationality. PresentedExpand
Using the Contingent Valuation Method to Measure Patron Benefits of Reference Desk Service in an Academic Library
The authors apply a survey technique known as the contingent valuation (CV) method to estimate the economic value that patrons attach to reference desk service in an academic library. The CV methodExpand
Nurse staffing, quality, and financial performance.
In examining the relationship among nurse staffing, quality of care, and financial performance, prior empirical studies used competing measures and applied different levels of analysis. UsingExpand
Delivery system characteristics and their association with quality and costs of care: Implications for accountable care organizations
Background: Implementation of accountable care organizations (ACOs) is currently underway, but there is limited empirical evidence on the merits of the ACO model. Purpose: The aim was to study theExpand