Quantity and Quality in Economic Research: Studies in Applied Business Research: Volume IV, 1st Edition (Paperback) book cover

Quantity and Quality in Economic Research

Studies in Applied Business Research: Volume IV, 1st Edition

Edited by Theologos Homer Bonitsis, Roy Chamberlain Brown

Routledge

253 pages

Purchasing Options:$ = USD
Paperback: 9780367000530
pub: 2020-02-01
Available for pre-order. Item will ship after 1st February 2020
$40.00
x
Hardback: 9780367000509
pub: 2019-05-23
$120.00
x
eBook (VitalSource) : 9780429444791
pub: 2019-01-04
from $20.00


FREE Standard Shipping!

Description

First published in 1997, this volume responded to a current national concern with quality control. Part 1 addresses issues including the US trade deficit, international lending to Brazil and the traditional theory of international finance. Part 2 explores topics such as the history of statistics in the West and former East and the haphazard axiomatic methodological basis of traditional econometrics. Finally, part 3 consists of 7 papers on applied economics and finance, including predicting the success of takeover bids and an examination of the economic determinants of juvenile crime in New York City.

Table of Contents

Part 1. Issues in International Financial Economics. 1. Deciphering the U.S. Trade Deficit: a Two-Country Model Approach. Theologos Homer Bonitsis and Ioannis N. Kallianiotis. 2. Pricing of Syndicated Eurocurrency Loans to Brazil. Krishna M. Kasibhatla. 3. A Policy Orientation of the Criticisms of the Traditional Theory of International Finance in the Context of Fixed Exchange Rates. John Malindretos and Demetri Tsanacas. 4. The Influence of Multinational Bank Entry on Host Country Market Structure: a Case Study of Spain. Luis Eduardo Rivera-Solis. 5. Models of International Trade and of International Travel: A Comparative Review. Petros Anastasopoulos. Part 2. Issues in Statistical Science and Economics. 6. The Analysis of 2 x 2 Tables. Vladislav V. Shvyrkov. 7. Contrasting Approaches to Socio-Economic Statistics in East and West. Othmar W. Winkler. 8. Econometrics: the Way the Cook Chooses! Renuka Jain and Robin Rowley. Part 3. Issues in Applied Economics and Finance. 9. Emerging Expenditure Patterns and Marketing Strategies for State Lotteries. Nick L. Nicholas. 10. The Development of an International Service Market Opportunity Index. Richard Telofski and Joe Kim. 11. Industry Influences on Market Reaction to Stock Split Announcements. Nikos I. Floros George P. Tsetsekos. 12. A Logit Model of Success of Takeover Bids. Siamack Shojai and Seth A. Kurland. 13. An Analysis of the Home Mortgage Refinancing Decision. Maury Randall and Kuang-Chian Chen. 14. The Impact of SFAS No. 52 on Analysts’ Forecast Errors: An Empirical Analysis. Augustine Arize and Gordian A. Ndubizu. 15. Economic Determinants of Juvenile Crime: A Case Study of New York City. Farahmand Rezvani, Theologos Home Bonitsis and David T. Geithman.

About the Series

Routledge Revivals

Are there elusive titles that you need and have been trying to source for years but thought that you would never be able to find?

Well this may be the end of your quest – here is a fantastic opportunity for you to discover past brilliance and purchase previously out of print and unavailable titles by some of the world’s most eminent academic scholars.

Drawing from over 100 years of innovative, cutting-edge publishing, Routledge Revivals is an exciting programme whereby key titles from the distinguished and extensive backlist of the many acclaimed imprints associated with Routledge will be re-issued.

The programme draws upon the illustrious backlists of Kegan Paul, Trench & Trubner, Routledge & Kegan Paul, Methuen, Allen & Unwin and Routledge itself.

Routledge Revivals spans the whole of the Humanities and Social Sciences, and includes works by some of the world’s greatest thinkers including Emile Durkheim, Max Weber, Simone Weil, Martin Buber, Karl Jaspers and Max Beloff.

If you are interested in Revivals in the Behavioral Sciences, please visit https://www.routledge.com/series/PSYREVIVALS

Learn more…

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
BUS000000
BUSINESS & ECONOMICS / General
BUS069000
BUSINESS & ECONOMICS / Economics / General