The Crisis and Emerging Markets: A Multidisciplinary Analysis

Peter Koveos

ISBN: 978-960-598-029-0, 390 pages

First published in 2015 by ATINER

Price: Paperback: 50 (It includes Shipping and Handling)

Electronic copy: 30

 

Table of Contents

Introduction to the Volume

Peter Koveos

i

Section 1: The View from Finance

1.

The Stock Market and the Global Financial Crisis

Antonio de la Torre Gallegos and Edith Bellini

3

2.

The Impact of Synergies on Mergers & Acquisitions: Empirical Analysis on the Pharmaceutical Sector on the European Stock Exchanges: 2004-2010

Oana Resceanu

15

3.

Techniques for Estimating the Generative Multifactor Model of Returns on Equities: Comparative Study of the Principal Component Analysis, Factor Analysis, Independent Component Analysis and Neural Networks Principal Component Analysis

Rogelio Ladrón de Guevara Cortés and Salvador Torra Porras

23

4.

Comparative Study of the underlying Multi-Factor Structure of Systematic Risk Estimated by Feature Extraction Techniques

Rogelio Ladrón-de-Guevara Cortés and Salvador Torra Porras

55

5.

Financial Performance Analysis of Transportation & Storage Sectors Firms Trading in Istanbul Stock Exchange by using TOPSIS Method

Nuray Ergül, Veli Akel, Sezayi Dumanoğlu and Halil Alpaslan

73

6.

The Determining Factors of the Industries Capital Structure in Tehran Stock Exchange

Ebrahim Abbasi and Mahmoud Reza Mostaghimi

87

7.

An Analysis of the Correlation between EVA and MVA: The Case of a NYSE Euronext Lisbon listed Company

Teresa da Cunha Pinto and Carlos Machado-Santos

101

Section 2: Challenges in the World of Accounting

8.

Intellectual Property Rights: Their Development, Protection, and Orderly Transfer in the Twenty-First Century World (with Particular Emphasis on Emerging Nations)

Thomas O'Connor and Clifford Koen

115

9.

Sowing the Seeds of Transfer Pricing Conflict

Bülend Terzioglu and Adam Steen

123

10.

Does Outsourcing of Accounting Affect Management Accounting Practices in Small Firms?

Helena Sjögrén, Kaisu Puumalainen and Pasi Syrjä

137

11.

Recognition of Goodwill Under IFRS 3
Lela Pumphrey, Cecilia Lambert, and Christopher Lambert

151

Section 3: Issues in Management

12.

The Effect of Transformational Leadership and Personal Mastery on Organizational Learning and Organizational Innovation Performance

Jia-Sheng Lee and Tai-Kun Yang

163

13.

The Core Competence Concept: A Way to Gain Competitive Advantage for Organizations

Yasemin Bal, Esin Can and Yonca Gurol

179

14.

Facing an Uncertain Future with the Strato-Operation Management Model

John Chiu and Robert Paton

187

15.

Debutant Civil Servants Probation Period The Influence on the Expectancy Element of Vrooms Motivational Theory

Leonina-Emilia Baciu, Maria Mortan and Vincentiu Veres

203

Section 4: Accounting, Economics and Finance

16.

Tax Measures taken to fight the Crisis Developed Countries Overview, Concrete Measures in the Czech Republic

Jiří Kostohryz

215

17.

The Financial and Public Policy of Greece as a Member of the Economic and Monetary Union

Ioannis Kallianiotis

227

18.

Effects of Area Support Payments on the Economic Situation of Farms

Sanita Klava

241

19.

The Latest Planned Financial Crisis, which Caused the First Depression of the 21st Century was a Moral and Political Crisis

Ioannis Kallianiotis

255

20.

The Impact of EU Structural Funds in Latvia and EU Member States

Līga Jankova

309

Section 5: Corporate Governance and Social Responsibility

21.

The Effects of Internal Corporate Governance on Firm Performance: Evidence from Thailand

Phassawan Suntraruk

331

22.

Corporate Governance and Corporate Failure in the Context of Agency Theory

Faizah Darus and Azlinda Mohamad

343

23.

Developing Financial Accounting System to Reflect Corporate Social Responsibility in Saudi Arabia

Nizar Saleh Alshowaiman

359