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  • Back to the Future. A Behavioural Perspective on Technical Analysis into PIGS Countries 

    Papathanasiou, Spyros; Vasiliou, Dimitrios; Eriotis, Nikolaos (2015-07)
    In this paper, we investigate the possible presence of the behavioural phenomenon in the stock markets of some members of the European Union who are historically known as PIGS (Portugal, Italy, Greece and Spain). We used ...

  • Backtesting Derivative Portfolios with Filtered Historical Simulation (FHS) 

    Barone-Adesi, Giovanni; Giannopoulos, Kostas; Vosper, Les (Blackwell Publishers Ltd, 2002)
    Filtered historical simulation provides the general framework to our backtests of portfolios of derivative securities held by a large sample of financial institutions. We allow for stochastic volatility and exchange rates. ...

  • Backtesting Derivative Portfolios with Filtered Historical Simulation (FHS) 

    Barone-Adesi, Giovanni; Giannopoulos, Kostas; Vosper, Les (European Financial Management, 2002)
    Filtered historical simulation provides the general framework to our backtests of portfolios of derivative securities held by a large sample of financial institutions. We allow for stochastic volatility and exchange rates. ...

  • Bag-of-visual-words vs global image descriptors on two-stage multimodal retrieval 

    Zagoris, Konstantinos; Chatzichristofis, Savvas A.; Arampatzis, Avi (ACM SIGIR 2011, 2011)
    The Bag-Of-Visual-Words (BOVW) paradigm is fast becoming a popular image representation for Content-Based Image Retrieval (CBIR), mainly because of its better retrieval effectiveness over global feature representations ...

  • The Balkans and the Olympic Games: A challenge and an opportunity for the development of Greece 

    Athanasopoulos, Constantinos GE. (Κέντρο Επιμόρφωσης Μελετών Έρευνας και Ανάπτυξης, 1998)
    During the last years there is a constant increase of the percentage of those who «proclaim» that Greece should «penetrate» politically into the Balkans; due to recent political changes, the Balkans offer the opportunity ...

  • Basic statistics : a user oriented approach (manuscript) 

    Makridakis, Spyros; Winkler, Robert L. (1981)
    Table 2.1 shows the ages of the 230 students who entered INSEAD during the 1980/81 academic year. What can you make out of these numbers? Obνiously, the answer will depend upon who you are. Unless you haνe some objectiνe ...

  • The begetting of the Son and the freedom of the Father according to 4th century patristic tradition 

    Martzelos, Georgios (1993)
    One of the most important Triadological issues that seriously preoccupied not only Athanasius the Great but also certain other Fathers of the 4th century such as the Cappadocians, Didymus the Blind and Epiphanios of Cyprus, ...

  • Between debaters or about Public Servants and the system of loots 

    Athanasopoulos, Constantinos GE. (Κέντρο Επιμόρφωσης Μελετών Έρευνας και Ανάπτυξης, 1997)
    The thoughts that are elaborated in the fοllowing text, concern the the decrease of the number of public servants in the legal entity of the Slate, as well as the various legal entities that are depended or controlled by ...

  • Between debaters or the Greek financial invasion to Balkan countries 

    Athanasopoulos, Constantinos GE. (Κέντρο Επιμόρφωσης Μελετών Έρευνας και Ανάπτυξης, 2006)
    It has been said at the past that Balkans are the other Greek hinterland. Furthermore, the possibility of approach and communication between Greece and Balkans can be talken for granted. For the above reasons. the ...

  • Between debaters or the true challenge of the economic crisis 

    Athanasopoulos, Constantinos GE. (Κέντρο Επιμόρφωσης Μελετών Έρευνας και Ανάπτυξης, 2009)
    The forthcoming elections of of June 7 2009 for the election of members of European Parliament have partially withdrawn Brussels' interest from matters of management of the current economic crisis, at central level.

  • Between debaters or visions, objectives and ten years of battels... 

    Athanasopoulos, Constantinos GE. (Κέντρο Επιμόρφωσης Μελετών Έρευνας και Ανάπτυξης, 2005)
    Because life is like theatre and game, you either learn to play, tranfering what you learned or bear the pain.

  • Between debaters, or the need for deeds and not words 

    Athanasopoulos, Constantinos GE. (Κέντρο Επιμόρφωσης Μελετών Έρευνας και Ανάπτυξης, 1999)
    It is widely known that people often like to declare, in view of different, mainly extraordinary, situations that they will «perform», «act, «resolve» problems and «take» responsibility. However, those who do «perform», ...

  • Between debators or the necessity of essential briefing concerning maastricht I as maastricht II approaches 

    Athanasopoulos, Constantinos GE. (Κέντρο Επιμόρφωσης Μελετών Έρευνας και Ανάπτυξης, 1997)
    The meaning that bear in themselves, the European Union, the Law concerning it, also the role which it plays universally, the risks included in it erga omnes and the various persrectives that it has, must be taken, in every ...

  • Between the Hammer and the Anvil. The Cyprus Question and Greek Foreign Policy from the Treaty of Lausanne to the 1931 Revolt 

    Klapsis, Antonis (2009)
    The HISTORY of the Cyprus Question has attracted the attention of international scholarship, both from a local as well as an international point of view. The vast majority of these studies, however, focus on the period ...

  • Beyond the oracle 

    Makridakis, Spyros (PA International Consulting Services Ltd., 1986)
    The priests of Delfphi have not been alone in providing forecasts for a price. Since the dawn of civilization, a great many fortune tellers, soothsayers, wizards, augurs and astrologers have sought to fulfil the human need ...

  • Bioengineering Techniques for Soil Erosion Protection and Slope Stabilization 

    Georgi, Neratzia Julia; Stathakopoulos, Ioannis (2006)
    The use of plants for soil erosion protection and slope stabilization has a long tradition. Old methods with rocks and plants, structures of timber have been used over the past centuries. Recently these old soil conservation ...

  • Brief report: Past, present, emergent and future identities of young inmates 

    Solomontos-Kountouri, Olga; Hatzittofi, Panayiota (Elsevier, 2015)
    This study aims to investigate how young inmates integrate temporal and contextual elements of identity and what is the role of education in identity integration. Twenty-six young inmates were interviewed. Thematic analysis ...

  • Building houses with bacteria 

    Bakas, Nikolaos; Piero Tiano, Linda Wittig (2014-10-20)
    Houses of the future could be partially built with bacteria. It sounds like science fiction but researchers involved in an EU-backed project in Madrid are working towards making this a concrete reality.

  • Burnout and engagement among physiotherapists 

    Martinussen, Monica; Borgen, Per-Christian; Richardsen, Astrid Marie; Mandy, Anne; Pavlakis, Andreas; Raftopoulos, Vasilios; Cossman, Lynne (2011)
    Aims: This article describes a study examining predictors of burnout and engagement, including job demands, job resources and Type A behaviour, in a sample of Norwegian physiotherapists (N = 244). Methods: This study ...

  • Burnout syndrome in Cypriot physiotherapists: a national survey 

    Pavlakis, Andreas; Raftopoulos, Vasilios; Theodorou, Mamas (BioMed Central, 2010)
    BACKGROUND:Burnout in the healthcare workers is formally defined as a state of physical, emotional and mental exhaustion caused by long-term involvement in situations that are emotionally demanding. METHODS:Using a random ...