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  • An Unobserved Components Model Approach to the Relationship between Real GDP and Unemployment for Cyprus 

    Volos, Christos; Hadjixenophontos, Andreas (2015)
    This empirical study employs a bivariate unobserved components model to estimate the permanent and transitory movements in real GDP and the unemployment rate and the relationships between them, using information from ...

  • Urban waterfront areas: Environmental planning of small-scale harbour zones and consecutive urban waterfront areas 

    Vergi, Efi; Georgi, Neratzia Julia (2013)
    The subject of the study concerns the regeneration of the urban waterfront, within the framework of a new approach for the quality living of the coastal human communities, not only under the terms of developmental ...

  • Ursünde und Erlösung nach den griechischen Kirchenvätern 

    Martzelos, Georgios (2012)
    Die Ursünden- und Erlösungslehre, so wie sie die griechischen Kirchenväter entwickelt haben, unterscheidet sich klar von derjenigen der lateinischen Kirchenväter und besonders von der des Heiligen Augustinus. Dies ist ...

  • The use of nature friendly materials in urban public space 

    Georgi, Neratzia Julia; Sarikou, S. (World Scientific and Engineering Academy and Society (WSEAS), 2005)
    The intensive building and construction development in cities and wban spaces causes number of serious problems that constrain city life. The last dccades Landscape Architects arc trying to find alternative solutions to ...

  • The Use of Point Pattern Statistics in Urban Analysis 

    Pissourios, Ioannis; Lafazani, Pery; Spyrellis, Stavros; Christodoulou, Anastasia; Myridis, Myron (Springer Link, 2012-04-03)
    This paper exploresthe use of point pattern statistics in urban analysis. The study adopts a systems view of urban space and identifies three discernible tiers for the analysis of the latter. For each of these tiers, it ...

  • The use of trees at Nightscape Urban Environment 

    Georgi, Neratzia Julia; Sarikou, Sophia (2006)
    The last few years have been a huge increase in the transfer of coloured architectural lighting, derived from entertainment and theatre, into the urban and exterior environment. The trees in to the landscape seem to be ...

  • Uses and Gratifications in Online News: Comparing Social Media and News Media Use by Users 

    Siakalli, Michailina; Masouras, Andreas; Papademetriou, Christos (2015)
    This study investigates the uses and gratifications obtained from reading news online in News Media and Social Media. A comparison is done between these two (News Media and Social Media) related to what type of needs does ...

  • Using an affective multimedia learning framework for distance learning to motivate the learner effectively 

    Leontidis, Makis; Halatsis, Constantin; Grigoriadou, Maria (Inderscience, 2011)
    The aim of this paper is to present the affective multimedia learning framework of the MENTOR as well as the web and multimedia technologies which were used for its implementation. The MENTOR is an affective web-based ...

  • Using an Ontological Approach to Support the Student Affectively 

    Leontidis, Makis; Halatsis, Constantin; Grigoriadou, Maria; Vazouras, Spyros (Association for the Advancement of Computing in Education (AACE), 2009-06-22)
    This paper is presenting a framework for the support of the student’s actions in an affective way during the learning process. The proposed framework makes use of an ontological approach in combination with the Bayesian ...

  • Using synchronic and diachronic relations for summarizing multiple documents describing evolving events 

    Afantenos, Stergos D.; Karkaletsis, Vangelis; Stamatopoulos, Panagiotis; Halatsis, Constantin (Springer, 2008)
    In this paper we present a fresh look at the problem of summarizing evolving events from multiple sources. After a discussion concerning the nature of evolving events we introduce a distinction between linearly and ...

  • Valuation methods of a company and credit default model applying in Laiki bank 

    Aristovoulou, Eleni (Banking, Investment and Finance Program, School of Economics Sciences and Business, Neapolis University Paphos, 2013)
    This project analyse the main three approaches of valuation, Discounted Cash Flow (DCF) valuation, Relative valuation and the Contingent Claim valuation. It has been discussed in practical part the Merton Model, Structural ...

  • The Value of Decision Making in a Complex Environment: An Experimental Approach 

    Hogarth, Robin M.; Makridakis, Spyros (The European Institute of Business Administration, Fontainebleau, France, 1981)
    Are the costs of time arid effort spent on analyzing decisions outweighed by benefits? This issue was examined in the context of a competitive business game where human teams were pitted against two kinds of simple-minded ...

  • The value of empirical work: A personal view 

    Makridakis, Spyros (Elsevier, 1993)
    When I compare the field of forecasting with other social science disciplines I see a major advantage. We have the ability to empirically test the validity of our theories and find out the methods/ models that provide ...

  • VaR Modelling on Long Run Horizons 

    Giannopoulos, Kostas (Kluwer Academic Publishers-Plenum Publishers, 2003-07)
    The Value-at-Risk (VaR) criterion as a measure of portfolio's risk on long run horizons is considered. The method which makes possible to generate VaR estimates on longer horizons is suggested. The VaR estimation is based ...

  • VaR Without Correlations for Portfolios of Derivative Securities 

    Barone-Adesi, Giovanni; Giannopoulos, Kostas; Vosper, Les (Wiley Online Library, 1999)
    We propose filtering historical simulation by GARCH processes to model the future distribution of assets and swap values. Options’ price changes are computed by full reevaluation on the changing prices of underlying assets. ...

  • Verbraucherrecht als Sonderprivatrecht? 

    Zaprianos, Nikolaos (Beck, 2012)
    German: Das Arbeitspapier beschäftigt sich auf Grundlage des entsprechenden Gutachtens mit dem Thema der zivilrechtlichen Abteilung der 69. Deutsche Juristentag (DJT) „Brauchen Konsumenten und Unternehmer eine neue Architektur ...

  • A versatile module system for Prolog mapped to flat prolog 

    Karali, Isambo; Pelecanos, Evangelos; Halatsis, Constantin (ACM New York, 1993)
    This paper presents a module system for Frolog with large functionality, flexibility and various desirable properties. No restriction to the use of ordinary Prolog is imposed. On the contrary, the set of the relevant extra ...

  • The Vertical Gardens of Roberto Burle Marx: an Artistic Expression 

    Georgi, Neratzia Julia; Vissilia, Anna-Maria (EDIFIR - EDIZIONI FIRENZE, 2016)
    This paper aims to explore the vertical gardens designed by Roberto Burle Marx as an artistic expression of a common design feature, prevalent in landscape architectural discourse and practice since the 1930s. The contribution ...

  • Video Summarization Using a Self-Growing and Self-Organized Neural Gas Network 

    Papadopoulos, Dim. P.; Papamarkos, Nikos (Springer, 2011)
    In this paper, a novel method to generate video summaries is proposed, which is allocated mainly for being applied to on-line videos. The novelty of this approach lies in the fact that the video summarization problem is ...

  • Vie Administrative à l'Étranger: L'administration locale en Grece et ses tendances recentes 

    Athanasopoulos, Constantinos GE. (Presses Universitaires de France, 1987)
    La Communauté économique européenne pousse les Etats membres à un rapprochement à long terme, ou même à moyen terme, de leurs systèmes d'administration publique. A court terme, H est indispensable de promouvoir entre ces ...