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Does the Federal Reserve have Private Information about its Future Actions?
(Blackwell Publishing Ltd, 2016-06)
This paper contributes to the ongoing debate about the existence and source of asymmetric information between the Federal Reserve and the public by examining the federal funds rate forecasts. It compares the Federal Reserve ...
Turkey’s Struggle Against the Foreign Fighters of DAESH
(Stratejik Araştırmalar Merkezi, 2016-07)
DAESH is a terrorist organisation with a Salafist jihadist ideology that threatens the civilized world. Moreover, like a contagious agent of a cancer cell to the rest of the body, the foreign terrorist fighters of DAESH ...
Turkey-Japan: Dialogue on Global Affairs
(Stratejik Araştırmalar Merkezi, 2016-11)
[No abstract available]
Türkiye’de Yerel Yönetimlerin Dış İlişkilerinin Analizi: Merkez-Çevre Etkileşimini Yeniden Düşünmek
(Uluslararası İlişkiler Konseyi Derneği, 2016-12)
Despite the fact that external relations of local administrations have been increasing all over the world ranging from Brazil to China and from Canada to Iran, mainstream International Relations literature has so far ...
A survey of strategic communication and persuasion
(Boğaziçi Üniversitesi, 2016-06)
This survey paper presents an extended literature review of strategic communication and persuasion. The goal is to provide a systematic categorization of the different approaches in the literature, accompanied with the ...
Estimating the Parameters of the Generalized Lambda Distribution: Which Method Performs Best?
(Taylor & Francis Inc, 2016)
Generalized lambda distribution (GLD) is a flexible distribution that can represent a wide variety of distributional shapes. This property of the GLD has made it very popular in simulation input modeling in recent years, ...
Human or Social Resources Management: Which Conditions Force HR Departments to Select the Right Employees for Organizational Social Capital?
(Wiley Perıodicals, Inc, 2016)
This study examines in which cases organizations tend to form social capital, and explores how such attitude affects their recruitment strategies. This countrywide research project covering 158 firms located in 18 different ...
Empirical distributions of daily equity index returns: A comparison
(Pergamon-Elsevier Science Ltd, 2016)
The normality assumption concerning the distribution of equity returns has long been challenged both empirically and theoretically. Alternative distributions have been proposed to better capture the characteristics of ...
Hopf bifurcation in an overlapping generations resource economy with endogenous population growth rate
(Walter De Gruyter Gmbh, 2016)
As scarce environmental resources necessarily put a constraint on population growth, we use more realistic population growth dynamics which contemplates a feedback mechanism between population growth rate and resource ...
Reconfiguring health workforce: a case-based comparative study explaining the increasingly diverse professional roles in Europe
Background: Over the past decade the healthcare workforce has diversified in several directions with formalised roles for health care assistants, specialised roles for nurses and technicians, advanced roles for physician ...