Elif Akben-Selçuk

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Existence of Culture on the Web has been investigated already by many researchers to determine how different cultures represent themselves on it, and how culture affects website design and usability. Mostly these investigations are concerned to Western culture. It is also necessary to divert the attention towards non Western culture. This paper therefore(More)
Using the Turkish portion of the Programme for International Student Assessment dataset ( N = 4,848; 51% boys, 49% girls; age, M = 15.81 years, SD = 0.28), this study investigated factors associated with mathematics achievement among Turkish students. Three different models were estimated using the method of balanced repeated replication with Fay's method(More)
This study assessed financial literacy and its correlates among Turkish college students, with special emphasis on the role of formal education, learning approaches, and parental influences. Financial literacy was measured by the College Student Financial Literacy Survey, which assesses knowledge in four areas: general financial management, saving and(More)
The objective of the present study is to investigate the impact of Merger & Acquisition (M&A) deals on the performance of acquirer Turkish companies. A total of 62 companies involved in M&A deals between 2003 and 2007 were included in the sample. Analysis of both stock market and accounting data weakly support the hypothesis that acquirer companies are(More)
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