Kevin Murphy

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We investigated the neural basis for spontaneous chemo-stimulated increases in ventilation in awake, healthy humans. Blood oxygen level dependent (BOLD) functional MRI was performed in nine healthy subjects using T2 weighted echo planar imaging. Brain volumes (52 transverse slices, cortex to high spinal cord) were acquired every 3.9 s. The 30 min paradigm(More)
The science and practice of industrial-organizational psychology is being influenced by a number of factors. For example, within academics, we see an increase in the number of faculty members taking positions in business schools. 1 Within practice, we see an increase in the number of mergers and acquisitions among I-O psychology consulting firms. I-O(More)
provided us with advice and encouragement on our research program on executive compensation in China in general. The data used in the paper are provided by Shenzhen GuoTaiAn IT Co. and SinoFin Inc. We are grateful for support from these organizations and individuals. Abstract This paper provides the first systematic evidence on compensation for executives(More)
BACKGROUND Clinical trials require cost-effective methods for identifying, randomising, and following large numbers of people in order to generate reliable evidence. ASCEND (A Study of Cardiovascular Events iN Diabetes) is a randomised '2 × 2 factorial design' study of aspirin and omega-3 fatty acid supplements for the primary prevention of cardiovascular(More)
6 a ddressing climate change is arguably one of the most pressing tasks facing our planet and its inhabitants. In bio and geophysical terms, climate change is defined as changes over time in the averages and variability of surface temperature, precipitation, and wind as well as associated changes in Earth's atmosphere, oceans and natural water supplies,(More)
The potential liability associated with inactive hazardous waste sites can be large for both policyholders and insurance companies. Our paper outlines several methods that can be used to estimate and monitor insurance company and/or policyholder liabilities associated with inactive hazardous waste sites. We have outlined several publicly available data(More)