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08 REBS, Volume IV, Issue 2

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SURVEY ARTICLE
» The Impossibility of a Generalized Darwinism: Comments On Darwin’s Conjecture
By: Paul FUDULU
Keywords: Economic Theory, Darwin’s Conjecture


RESEARCH ARTICLE
» Causal Returns to Schooling and Individual Heterogeneity
By: Friedhelm PFEIFFER, Winfried POHLMEIER
Keywords: human capital investments
» Evolutions in the Accounting – Taxation (Dis)Connection in Romania, After 1990
By: Costel ISTRATE
JEL: M41, H22
Keywords: Romania, Accounting, Taxation, (Dis)connection
» Analysis of the Timeliness of Financial Statements Submitted by Companies of the Spanish Continuous Market
By: Cinta BORRERO, Enrique BONSON
JEL: G2, G1
» The Co-Movements of National Stock Markets and Global Portfolio Diversification: 2001-2010
By: Ilhan MERIC, Benjamin H. EICHHORN, Charles W. McCCALL, Gulser MERIC
JEL: G10, G15
Keywords: Co-Movements of Global Stock Markets, Global Portfolio Diversification
» Banking Deregulation and Financial Stability in Emerging Market Economies
By: Adnen CHOCKRI, Zied AKROUT
JEL: G18, G01, G28
Keywords: deregulation - financial stability - financial crises
» The Impact of Real Exchange Rate Volatility on South African Exports to the United States (U.S.): A Bounds Test Approach
By: Lira SEKANTSI
JEL: F10, F31
Keywords: exchange rate volatility, Autoregressive distributed lag (ARDL), Generalised Autoregressive Conditional Heteroskedasticity (GARCH) Bounds testing, unit root, Error Correction model, Cointegration
» Contagion in International Stock Markets During the sub Prime Mortgage Crisis
By: Hsien-Yi LEE
JEL: G150
Keywords: financial crises, Contagion effect, sub prime mortgage, correlation coefficients, stock markets
» Governance Quality and MFIS Repayment Performance
By: Ben Soltane BASSEM
JEL: G30, G32
Keywords: Microfinance, Repayment Performance, Governance Quality, Aggregated Index
» RMB Devaluation and Asean5 Countries’ Exports to the US: Complementary or Substitute?
By: Diyah PUTRIANI, Tri WIDODO
JEL: F42, F31, F33, F36
Keywords: volatility, Cointegration, ASEAN5, Renminbi (RMB)
» Human Resource Management and Employee Job Satisfaction: Evidence from the Nigerian Banking Industry
By: Omotayo Adewale OSIBANJO, Oladele Joseph KEHIDE, Abolaji Joachim ABIODUN
Keywords: job satisfaction, Training & Development, Working Condition
» Relationship Between Private and Public Investment in R&D: A Dynamic Panel Data Analysis
By: Adnen CHOCKRI, Tarek SADRAOUI
JEL: F42, O32, C33, D83, O33
Keywords: R&D investment; Technology Spillovers; Complementarity; Economic growth; Dynamic Panel Data; Private investment; Public investment; R&D cooperation
» The Health Component of the Human Capital and the Economic Output
By: Olimpia NEAGU
JEL: I15, J24
Keywords: human capital, health status, economic results


CASE STUDY
» The Influence of Experiential Exercises on Attitudes Toward Entrepreneurship: The Case of Bangladesh
By: Khan N. MORSHED, Victoria A. SEITZ
Keywords: Entrepreneurship Education, Entrepreneur, Benefits of Entrepreneurship Education, Experiential Assignments.
» Foreign Direct Investment and Financial Resilience: Case of the Mediterranean Countries
By: Semia RACHID
JEL: F34, F21, F30, G01
Keywords: financial crisis, indebtedness, volatility, Foreign direct investment
» An Attempt to Capture Leptokurtic of Returns and to Model Its Volatility: The Case of Beirut Stock Exchange
By: Elie BOURI
JEL: C01, C15, C32, C52, C81
Keywords: volatility, Beirut Stock Exchange, GARCH, EGARCH, Leverage Effect


ESSAY
» Merit Goods at Fifty: Reexamining Musgrave’s Theory in the Context of Health Policy
By: Roger Lee MENDOZA
» A Broader Look on Migration: A Two Way Interaction Between Development and Migration in the Country Of Origin
By: Cristian ÎNCALŢĂRĂU, Liviu-George MAHA, Sorin-Stefan MAHA
JEL: O15, J11, F22
Keywords: Labour market, international migration, economic consequences, origin country, remittances, return migration
» Framing the European Union: The Status Quo Shift
By: Raluca OPRESCU
JEL: R11, O52, R50
Keywords: economic integration, the core-periphery model, European Single Market, uneven development, regional competitiveness
» The Importance of Oil on the International Market
By: Irina PETRUCĂ
JEL: F19, F20, F50, F51, Q40
Keywords: Influence, oil, international market
» The Regional Climate of Foreign Direct Investments in Romania
By: Raluca Georgiana POPESCU
JEL: R11, F2, F21
Keywords: foreign direct investments, Regional disparities, Agglomerations
» Bad Categorization Kills Good Marketing Strategy Why Product Categorization is Important in Electronic Commerce
By: Sorana Varvara MITYKO
JEL: L81, M31
Keywords: Product Classification Models, Marketing Strategy, Electronic Commerce, Product Category, Literature Review


BOOK REVIEW
» Ion Pohoaţă, Landmarks in Institutional Economics, Economic Publishing House, Bucharest, 2009, 335p.
By: Oana-Ramona SOCOLIUC