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THE TRUTH ABOUT CUBA?
(Taylor & Francis Ltd., 2010-Sprin)
The search for truth in and about Cuba is an elusive and puzzling pursuit primarily affected by: 1) competing narratives of contested events; 2) the emotional distress that accompanies the experience of cognitive dissonance; ...
AND THE MAMBO KINGS WILL LIVE ON: CUBA AFTER FIDEL
(Institute for Research on Public Policy, 2006-10)
No abstract available.
Investors' response to the performance of professional fund managers: Evidence from the Australian wholesale funds market
(Sage Publications Ltd., 2000-06)
This study investigates the influence of past performance on investors' choice of professionally managed investment fund and provides evidence of a link between recent performance and the movement of assets-under-management. ...
Smart money and small funds
(Blackwell Publishing Ltd., 2002-06)
This study extends the literature on the relationship between recent performance and the movement of managed funds' assets by investigating the effects of fund size and age. The results confirm a size effect, as well as ...
From Patrimonio Hoy to Arte en Concreto: Tailoring a Social Responsibility Program at CEMEX Puerto Rico - TN
(Ivey Management Services, a division of Richard Ivey School of Business, 2010-01)
This case examines how CEMEX adapted its flagship corporate social responsibility (CSR) program (Patrimonio Hoy) to the specific socio-economic realities of Puerto Rico - FundaciÃ½n Arte en Concreto (the Foundation). The ...
Corporate governance and dividend policy in Southeast Asia pre- and post-crisis
(Taylor & Francis Group, 2009-02)
The relationship between dividends and corporate governance in five East Asian countries over the period 1994-2003, comparing the outcome and substitute models, is investigated. Evidence of a pre-crisis negative relationship ...
Will They Still Love Us Tomorrow? Canada-Cuba Business Relations and the End of the US Embargo
The article informs the benefit which will be gained by business enterprises based in Canada due to easement of economic sanction by the U.S. against Cuba. It informs that if the U.S. removes embargo, a ban, on provisions ...
Insider Trading and Earnings Management
(Blackwell Publishing Ltd., 2008-04)
This paper analyzes the relationship between earnings management and insider trading, specifically investigating whether discretionary accruals are related to insider trading and valuation. We find strong evidence of ...
Principles of Corporate Finance
(Blackwell Publishing Ltd., 2001-11)
Principles of Corporate Finance, by Richard Brealey, Stewart Myers, Graham Partington, and David Robinson, is reviewed.
Evaluating Managed Fund Performance Using Conditional Measures: Australian Evidence
Most studies of managed fund performance use measures that are susceptible to bias caused by common time variation in risks and risk premia. We evaluate the performance of Australian managed funds 1983-95 using lagged ...