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  • The M2-competition: A real-time judgmentally based forecasting study 

    Makridakis, Spyros; Chatfield, Chris; Hibon, Michele; Lawrence, Michael; Mills, Terence; Ord, Keith; Simmons, LeRoy F. (Elsevier, 1993)
    The purpose of the M2-Competition is to determine the post sample accuracy of various forecasting methods. It is an empirical study organized in such a way as to avoid the major criticism of the M-Competition that forecasters ...

  • The M3-Competition: results, conclusions and implications 

    Makridakis, Spyros; Hibon, Michele (Elsevier, 2000)
    This paper describes the M3-Competition, the latest of the M-Competitions. It explains the reasons for conducting the competition and summarizes its results and conclusions. In addition, the paper compares such results / ...

  • The Maastricht Convergence Criteria and Greece in the 1980s and the 1990s 

    Sklias, Pantelis; Maris, Georgios (Eburon, 2016)
    The course of the Greek economy in the past few years has been at the epicentre of international debate, as part of the fallout from the global financial crisis. The Greek economy’s present position within the global economy ...

  • Macroeconomic Influences on Cyprus House Prices 

    Sivitanides, Petros (2015-08)
    This paper attempts to explain the determinants of intertemporal variations in housing prices in Cyprus over the period spanning from the first quarter of 2006 until the second quarter of 2014. The analysis focuses on ...

  • MAGE: A Massively Agent Execution System for logic programming 

    Mourlas, Constantin; Halatsis, Constantin (Springer Berlin Heidelberg, 1994)
    In this article, we describe the Massively AGent Execution system (MAGE), whose purpose is to facilitate the implementation of multiagent applications in a massively parallel environment. MAGE is a parallel programming ...

  • Management in the 21st Century 

    Makridakis, Spyros (Elsevier, 1989)
    This paper predicts the type of business firms and managers most likely to emerge in the 21st century. The forecasts are based on rational principles which avoid the common mistakes made in the past by long-term ...

  • Management of time , a New Responsibility for Executives 

    Tsaklanganos, Angelos (Bureau of Business Research, 1971)
    In the complex business environment that exists today, executive responsibility can no longer be allocated only to the limited traditional administrative resources: manpower, money, materials, and market behavior.

  • Mapping Plan for Continuous Improvement of Subject Assessment in Higher Education 

    Politis, John D. (Charles Darwin University, 2015-07)
    This project includes an evaluation plan of the HRM (code No: PRBM021) assessment strategy and the feedback mechanisms employed for the assessment strategy. It also discusses the effectiveness of online learning platform ...

  • Market Reaction to IAS/IFRS: Evidence from the Athens Stock Exchange 

    Maggina, Anastasia; Tsaklanganos, Angelos (2011)
    The capital market effects of IAS/IFRS have been examined in the international literature and have indicated that the effects are significant. In the contrary, evidence drawn from the Athens Stock Exchange indicates that ...

  • A Market Risk Model for Asymmetric Distributed Series of Return 

    Giannopoulos, Kostas; Nekhili, Ramzi (2012)
    In this paper we propose to model short-term interest rates by taking into consideration both the asymmetric properties of returns, using Pearson’s type IV distribution, and the time-varying volatility, using GARCH models. ...

  • Marketing mix of a specific company 

    Myasnikova, Daria (Business Administration Program, School of Economics Sciences and Business, Neapolis University Paphos, 2015)
    In our century everybody lives in the process of selling and buying some services, products or ideas. A proper marketing strategy is one of the most important and long-life parts in the success of any companies. Within ...

  • Marketing Strategy for Neapolis University Pafos 

    Moschatos, Ioannis (Business Administration Program, School of Economic Sciences and Business, Neapolis University Pafos, 2012)
    It is more than obvious that the demand for higher education in Cyprus has been increased gradually the last decade. Considering that the public institutes of higher education can not cover the increased demand, a number ...

  • Marketing the Cyprus Island for its attraction methods & techniques in agro-tourism segment: A new challenge in Tourism 

    Eliodromitou, Aggeliki (Business Administration Program, School of Economics Sciences and Business, Neapolis University Paphos, 2014)
    This thesis study is developed under the lights of new challenge related to rural tourism sector in Cyprus. With the effects of emerging term attraction techniques from a Marketing perspective, agro tourism concept has ...

  • Marketing tourism in Cyprus industry 

    Mavronikolas, Kyriakos (Barchelor in Accounting Banking and Finance, Shcool of Business, Neapolis University Pafos, 2015-07-09)
    Tourism is very important for every country for many years now. Many economies of many countries depend on the tourism. As years go by, Cyprus economy depends on the tourism industry and every year there is a growth on the ...

  • Mass Media, Feelings of Attractiveness, Investment in Body Image and Disordered Eating in Cyprus 

    Argyrides, Marios (Mediterranean e-journal of Communication & Media, 2013)
    The purpose of the current study was to assess f or possible relationships between the internalization of the thin ideal by the media, disordered eating attitudes and behaviors, feelings of attractiveness and investment ...

  • MaTourA: Multi-agent Tourist Advisor 

    Halatsis, Constantin; Stamatopoulos, Panagiotis; Karali, Isambo; Mourlas, Constantin; Gouscos, Dimitris; Margaritis, Dimitris; Fouskakis, Constantin; Kolokouris, Angelos; Xinos, Panagiotis; Veron, Andre; Schuerman, Kees; Li, Liang-Liang (Springer Vienna, 1994)
    MaTourA is a tourist advisory system about Greece that is being implemented in the parallel constraint logic programming language ElipSys. The purpose of MaTourA is to facilitate the work carried out in travel agencies ...

  • Mean Normalized Retrieval Order (MNRO): a new content-based image retrieval performance measure 

    Chatzichristofis, Savvas A.; Iakovidou, Chryssanthi; Boutalis, Yiannis S.; Angelopoulou, Elli (Springer, 2014)
    The results of a content based image retrieval system can be evaluated by several performance measures, each one employing different evaluation criteria. Many of the methods used in the field of information retrieval have ...

  • Measures of Intrinsic Hardness for Constraint Satisfaction Problem Instances 

    Boukeas, George; Halatsis, Constantin; Zissimopoulos, Vassilis; Stamatopoulos, Panagiotis (Springer Berlin Heidelberg, 2004)
    Our aim is to investigate the factors which determine the intrinsic hardness of constructing a solution to any particular constraint satisfaction problem instance, regardless of the algorithm employed. The line of reasoning ...

  • Measuring quality and assesing customer satisfaction in Cyprus hospitals 

    Vorkas, Panayiotis (Business Administration Program, School of Economics Sciences and Business, Neapolis University Paphos, 2013-09)
    Quality and quality management is one of the major factors companies should concentrate their efforts on in today's highly volatile and sensitive business environment in order to diversify and excel. In a healthcare ...

  • Measuring Service Quality using SERVQUAL Model: a Study in the Banking sector of Cyprus 

    Demosthenous, Evanthis (Business Administration Program, School of Economics Sciences and Business, Neapolis University Paphos, 2012-11)
    Purpose: The aim of this study was to investigate the service quality within Cypriot banks based on the beliefs of 135 participants, with the use of a Greek translated version of SERVQUAL. Design/Methodology/Approach: ...