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  • Taxation and Bank Efficiency: Cross-Country Evidence 

    Gaganis, Chrysovalantis; Pasiouras, Fotios; Tsaklanganos, Angelos (Taylor & Francis, Ltd., 2013)
    This paper investigates the relationship between the effective tax rate on bank income and bank profit efficiency. Our sample consists of 3,472 observations from 533 publicly quoted commercial banks operating in 46 countries ...

  • Technical Trading Profitability in Greek Stock Market 

    Vasiliou, Dimitrios; Eriotis, Nikolaos; Papathanasiou, Spyros (2008-07)
    We examine the performance of various types of technical trading rules in the Athens Stock Exchange (ASE). In particular, this study examines the predictability of daily returns for the ASE by using the various moving ...

  • Technological progress and human capital accumulation in a model of endogenous growth 

    Psarianos, Iacovos; Vliamos, Spyros (2010)
    An endogenous growth model is presented that combines two well-known 'sources of growth': technological progress arising from R&D investments and accumulation of human capital. The model produces steady state growth of per ...

  • Technology Replacement Induced by Government Subsidy 

    Vournas, Stylianos; Lorentziadis, Panos (1997-08)
    Governments are expected to subsidy activities that would improve environmental conditions. In this respect, subsidies promoting the spread of new environment friendly technology are in effect in most parts of the world. ...

  • Testing Technical Anomalies in Athens Stock Exchange (ASE) 

    Eriotis, Nikolaos; Vasiliou, Dimitrios; Papathanasiou, Spyros (2006)
    The purpose of this paper is to investigate the existence of historical Market anomalies in the Athens Stock Market (ASE). The market anomalies that are going to be explored are technical ones concerning the trading rules ...

  • Text localization using standard deviation analysis of structure elements and support vector machines 

    Zagoris, Konstantinos; Chatzichristofis, Savvas A.; Papamarkos, Nikos (Springer, 2011)
    A text localization technique is required to successfully exploit document images such as technical articles and letters. The proposed method detects and extracts text areas from document images. Initially a connected ...

  • Theatricality and dramatic vocabulary in Plutarch's Moralia 

    Papadi, Diotima (2005)
    Theatre and drama deserve a special place among the various influences on Plutarch, since the theatre has a double impact. Its capacity to both offer good teaching material in its substance and good literary models makes ...

  • Theories and philosophy of property taxation 

    Dimopoulos, Thomas (2015)
    Since its birth, property taxation has been a major source of revenue. Taxation in general, is an important conduit to generate revenue and also a tool to redistribute wealth. It can act as a tool to manage land use, urban ...

  • The therapeutic relationship in borderline personality disorder: a cognitive perspective 

    Flora, Katerina (2018)
    This article deals with the role of the therapeutic relationship in psychotherapy of patients with Borderline Personality Disorder (BPD) (APA, 2013). Firstly, the paper refers to the therapeutic relationship in BPD in ...

  • Think lucky 

    Makridakis, Spyros; Hogarth, Robin M.; Gaba, Anil (2009)
    Strategy theories make great claims about their ability to contribute to business success, but how realistic are those claims? We only have to look back to re engineering and its promised miracles, for a lesson in how far ...

  • Thw performance of demand models into the Canadian economy 

    Vournas, Stylianos (Concordia University, 1977)
    This paper presents four consumer demand models. The Rotterdam, the Linear Expenditure, the Indirect Addilog and the Translogarithmic. In the first part their derivation and theoretical properties are outlined. Afterwards ...

  • Time-Series Analysis and Forecasting: An Update and Evaluation 

    Makridakis, Spyros (International Statistical Institute (ISI), 1978-12)
    Forecasting has clearly become a field in its own right; its growth and change continue at a rather fast pace, as the number of published books and papers on the topic increases and as more experience about forecasting ...

  • To what extend is the turing test still important? 

    Papademetriou, Christos (2012)
    The Turing Test, originally proposed as a simple operational definition of intelligence, has now been around for more than half a century. This paper chronicles some comments on Turing's classic article from its publication ...

  • To προπατορικό αμάρτημα κατά την Ορθόδοξη παράδοση. 

    Martzelos, Georgios (2006)
    Η διδασκαλία για το προπατορικό αμάρτημα, όπως διαμορφώθηκε στην ορθόδοξη παράδοση από τους Έλληνες Πατέρες, διαφέρει αισθητά από την αντίστοιχη διδασκαλία των λατίνων Πατέρων και ιδιαίτερα του ιερού Αυγουστίνου. Κι’ αυτό ...

  • Top-down and bottom-up urban and regional planning: towards a framework for the use of planning standards 

    Pissourios, Ioannis (European spatial research and policy, 2014)
    The purpose of this paper is to discuss the ways that the top-down and the bottom-up approaches to planning can be combined in the practice of planning standards. In the first part, the paper examines the utilization of ...

  • Torsional design criteria in building codes and comparison with more accurate modeling using structural optimization tools 

    Bellos, John; Bakas, Nikolaos (4th International Conference on Computational Methods in Structural Dynamics and Earthquake Engineering, 2013)
    It is widely accepted that seismic design philosophies do not follow the efficiency of seismic analysis methods is quite remarkable. Torsionally unbalanced structures, is a common field where any of the proposed design ...

  • Total Quality Management in Luxury Hotels: An Application of European Foundation Quality Management Model in Luxury Hotels in Paphos Cyprus 

    Constantinidou, Christina C. (Master of Business Administration, Shool of Business, Neapolis University Pafos, 2014)
    The purpose of this research was to analyse and compare the total quality management system by the framework of European Foundational Quality Management (EFQM) excellence model of five luxury hotels in Paphos. Main objectives ...

  • Towards a Parallel Inference Hnchine: the APIH project 

    Vlahavas, J.; Pombortsis, A.; Stamatis, D. (Microprocessing and Microprogmmmlng, 1990-08)
    This paper gives an overview of the APIM (Aristotle Parallel Inference Machine) research project, which aims to the design of a new multiprocessor architecture for the parallel execution of logic programs. The APIM system ...

  • Tracing the concept of entrepreneurship and the role of an entrepreneur: A critical review 

    Giossi, Styliani; Anastasiadou, Sofia D.; Gamanis, Achilleas; Gamanis, G. George (Neapolis University Paphos, 2018)
    This study provides a critical examination of how different theoretical perspectives present the concept of entrepreneurship and its relative issues evident in the creation and development of some theories, trends and ...

  • Tracing the concept of entrepreneurship and the role of an entrepreneur: A critical review 

    Giossi, Styliani; Anastasiadou, Sofia; Gamanis, Achilleas; Gamanis, George G. (Research Institute for Entrepreneurship Development (RIED): Neapolis University, Pafos, 2019-02)
    This study provides a critical examination of how different theoretical perspectives present the concept of entrepreneurship and its relative issues evident in the creation and development of some theories, trends and ...