• Cross-border mergers and acquisitions and default risk

      Koerniadi, H; Krishnamurti, C; Tourani-Rad, A (Elsevier, 2015)
      We examine the impact of cross-border mergers on acquirers' post-merger default risk using a sample of 375 US acquiring firms from 1997 to 2011. After controlling for cultural, institutional, geographic and managerial ...
    • Crossing the Tasman: determinants of price discovery for Australia-New Zealand cross-listed shares

      Gilbert, A; Frijns, B; Tourani, A (Institute of Global Finance, Australian School of Business, 2013)
      Price discovery is the process by which markets incorporate new information. In this study, we investigate the price discovery for 19 stocks cross-listed on the NZX and the ASX between 1998 and 2012. We observe strong ...
    • Cryptocurrencies and Consumer Rights in New Zealand: Risky Business?

      Ayoubi, L (Elsevier, 2018)
      Analysis of the technological, legal, socio-economical, and ethical implications of cryptocurrencies is quickly producing a vast and often interdisciplinary body of literature.Depending on its perceived nature, different ...
    • CSR and spirituality at work: convergent or divergent?

      McGhee, P; Rozuel, C, (AUT University, 2011)
      This paper reviews the history, meaning, assumptions and expectations ascribed to the respective concepts of Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) and Spirituality at Work (SAW). Although the movement towards integrating ...
    • Cultural diversity and tax compliance of SME entrepreneurs

      Yong, SE (Australasian Tax Teachers Association (ATTA), 2012)
      Despite the economic importance of the tax collection process undertaken by SMEs, little is known about their tax compliance behaviour, particularly in relation to cultural factors. With the increasing cultural diversity ...
    • Cultural obstacles to the implementation of IFRS-converged Chinese Accounting Standards

      Xu, GJ (Asian-Pacific Conference on International Accounting Issues, Craig School of Business, California State University, 2014)
      The purpose of this study is to investigate the cultural and educational issues affecting the implementation of the IFRS-based accounting standards in China. The IASB has a goal to develop a single set of principle-based ...
    • Customer characteristics, intangible relationship value and new product success

      Glynn, MS; Baxter, R; Tashakov, V (IESEG School of Management, 2014)
      Customers can contribute to the success of new product development based on their characteristics such as their potential attractiveness as a customer and intangibles such as their willingness to adopt new products and ...
    • Decoy effects and brands

      Kim, J; Park, J; Ryu, G (Association for Consumer Research, 2006)
      The relative preference for a target product over a competitor can be increased by providing a third alternative (a decoy) that is clearly inferior to the target but is not necessarily inferior to the competitor. We ...
    • Deductibility of interest: a comparative perspective: conceptual issues

      Olesen, K; Ohms, C (Thomson Reuters, 2011)
      Interest payable on borrowed funds or on amounts owing by reason of the operation of the law (for example interest that may be payable on statutory debts such as tax owing) in relation to an income earning activity is a ...
    • Defects in affordable housing projects in Klang Valley, Malaysia

      Abdul-Rahman, H; Wang, C; Wood, LC; Khoo, YM (American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE), 2012)
      Several affordable housing programs have been introduced by the government to achieve the objectives of several Malaysia Plans; however, the success of the housing programs has been reduced due to readily reported quality ...
    • Defects in affordable housing projects in Klang Valley, Malaysia

      Abdul-Rahman, H; Wang, C; Wood, LC; Khoo, YM (American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE), 2012)
      Several affordable housing programs have been introduced by the government to achieve the objectives of several Malaysia Plans; however, the success of the housing programs has been reduced due to readily reported quality ...
    • Defects of tensioned membrane structures (TMS) in tropics

      Wang, C; Abdul-Rahman, H; Wood, LC; Mohd-Rahim, FA; Zainon, N; Saputri, E (American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE), 2013)
      The wide use of tensioned membrane structures (TMS) becomes prominent in many designs because of its aesthetic, ergonomic, and economical nature. Recently, TMS has been applied in the tropics with zone success,fully yet ...
    • Demand in New Zealand hospitals: expect the unexpected?

      Jiang, N; Pacheco, GA (New Zealand Association of Economists, 2013)
      The health care sector in New Zealand has undergone substantial structural reform since 1983, and stands out relative to other OECD countries, in that it has a relatively low per capita health expenditure, and a high share ...
    • Design for compliance: what would a strategic compliance operation look like?

      Price, S; Wood, L (Tangible Media, 2014)
      The following article is a summary of a research project that sought to understand what strategic compliance at Auckland Council would be, as a part of the Auckland University of Technology Master of Business Administration ...
    • Design perspective on the role of advanced bots for self-guided learning

      Reiners, T; Wood, L; Bastiaens, TJ (CGPublisher (http://www.cgpublisher.com), 2014)
      Virtual worlds are rapidly gaining acceptance in educational settings; with bots play an important role in these environments to help learners. Authentic learning can be significantly supported by bots to help self-guided ...
    • Developing Endogenous Innovations: Corporate Entrepreneurship and Effectuation

      Parker, J; Corner, PD; Woodfield, PJ; Singh, S (Walter de Gruyter GmbH, 2019)
      We empirically explore the process of corporate entrepreneurship (CE) through the conceptual lens of effectuation, a theory describing how entrepreneurs innovate. In particular, we investigate how endogenous innovations ...
    • Did the earth move for you too? Understanding post-earthquake changes in retail shopping behaviour

      Ballentine, P; Parsons, AG; Zafar, S (Academy of Marketing, 2013)
      Christchurch, the second largest city in New Zealand, was rattled by three major earthquakes in a span of six months from September 2010. With significant loss of life, collapsed buildings and damaged infrastructure, ...
    • Dimensions of autotelic personality and their effects on perceived playfulness in the context of mobile internet and entertainment services

      Tan, F. B.; Chou, JPC (Australian Computer Society (ACS), 2010)
      Autotelic Personality represents an important individual construct in flow theory yet little is known about its underlying dimensions. Csikszentmihalyi (1988) suggested that the higher the autotelic nature of an individual, ...
    • Distraction, distrust, enemies, and selfishness: social liabilities at work

      Morrison, R; Macky (The Australian Psychological Society Limited, 2015)
      Aim We propose a higher order construct termed Employee Social Liability (ESL), incorporating four clusters of employee “bad” behaviour and integrating them under a common latent variable. The key contribution of this paper ...
    • Do criminal sanctions deter insider trading?

      Gilbert, A; Frijns, B; Tourani Rad, A (Wiley, 2013)
      Many developed markets have taken what appears to be a tough stance on illegal insider trading through the use of criminal sanctions. Although criminal sanctions represent a much greater penalty than civil sanctions, the ...