• Superstition on Zodiac and Firm Performance: Evidence From China

      Rong, Qianfeng (Auckland University of Technology, 2020)
      Among the widespread superstitions in China, the “zodiac year” of birth, which occurs once every 12 years, is believed to bring bad luck to one’s career, health, or family. In this study I investigate if the zodiac year ...
    • What Factors Explain Charitable Donation in New Zealand?

      Yu, Damon (Auckland University of Technology, 2020)
      There are 114,110 non-profit organisations in New Zealand (Statistics New Zealand, 2015) and the most recent report by Giving New Zealand announces that total personal giving was $1.53 billion in 2014. To understand why ...