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If artists and art explore organization of the investigation of response to artistic performance holds promise as a window to perceptual and cognitive processes. A new instrument for recording real-time audience response – the portable Audience Response Facility (pARF) – is described. Twenty, hand-held, Personal Digital Assistants (PDAs) collect responses… (More)
This paper applies a game-theoretic model of participation under uncertainty to investigate the negative relationship between constituency size and voter turnout rates: the constituency size effect. We find that this theoretical model accounts for almost all of the variation in turnout due to size in cross sectional data from school budget referenda.
FREE TEXT: This handbook is designed to make intellectual property protection issues and options more understandable to traditional knowledge holders and human rights organizations and legal professionals working with local and indigenous communities. This report is a product of the AAAS Science and Human Rights Program. The AAAS Science and Human Rights… (More)
We use the context of a company's IPO of equity securities as a capital-markets setting to empirically study the economic consequences of endogenous disclosure. Specifically, we examine the relation between the extent of dollar detail that an IPO issuer provides regarding their intended use of proceeds and first-day underpricing. We report rather strong… (More)
Please do not cite without permission We appreciate the many helpful comments from Design choices regarding the features of a product costing system significantly influence the accuracy of reported costs used in product-and capacity planning decisions. Using simulations, we examine how an amalgam of system design choices influences the error in reported… (More)
The principles of research administration emerged during the 1960s and 1970s, a time when research in institutions of higher education generally was unencumbered by external factors. Over the past three decades, however, regulatory, economic, and political forces have altered dramatically the boundaries of sponsored research, calling into question the… (More)
Disclaimer The information in this document has been funded wholly or in part by the United States Environmental Protection Agency under Contract 68-03-3248 to Battelle CoIumbus Division. It has been subjected to the Agency's peer and administrative review, and it has been approved for publication as an EPA document. Mention of trade names or commercial… (More)