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Supervisory boards, financial crisis and bank performance: do board characteristics matter?
Failures in governance, especially in regard to boards of directors, have been blamed for the 2007–2008 financial crisis. The increased public scrutiny regarding the actions and role of the board ofExpand
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Bank governance and performance: a survey of the literature
This paper seeks to review the theoretical and empirical literature on the relationship between bank governance and performance, providing a comprehensive understanding of the existing research andExpand
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Examining the Segment Retention Problem for the Group Satellite Case
The purpose of this work is to determine how well, criteria designed to help the selection of the adequate number of market segments, perform in recovering small niche segments, in mixtureExpand
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Assessing the Number of Components in Mixture Models: a Review
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Despite the widespread application of finite mixture models, the decision of how many classes are required to adequately represent the data is, according to many authors, an important, but unsolved issue. Expand
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The Impact of Working Capital Management Upon Companies’ Profitability: Evidence from European Companies
Companies can use working capital management as an approach to influence their profitability. This paper studies the impact of working capital management and its components upon the profitability ofExpand
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Executive Compensation: Pay-for-Performance in High-Technology Firms
This study examines the relationship between corporate performance and the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) compensation in high-technology firms in the S&P 500. The total short- and long-term CEOExpand
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AN E-SATISFACTION MODEL - APPLICATION TO INTERNET INFORMATION SEARCH AND PURCHASE
This study is an empirical investigation which proposes and tests an “e-satisfaction” model. The sample data was collected from Internet users and consumers (Telepac service clients), obtainedExpand
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Subsidiary strategy and managers' perceptions of distance to foreign markets
The purpose of this paper is to examine how headquarters’ managers perceive – cultural, administrative, geographic and economic (CAGE) – distance between countries and its influence on the strategyExpand
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Determinants of Municipal Solid Waste Management in Portugal
Municipal solid waste management has been a topic of interest of several authors over time, in particular the implementation and maintenance of waste collection programmes. Initially, pioneeringExpand
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Real Estate Market Risk in Bank Stock Returns: Evidence for the EU-15 Countries
In countries with highly-developed financial systems bank portfolios have high exposure, directly or indirectly, to the real estate sector. Changes in the value of real estate can have a potentiallyExpand
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