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  • Valuation issues with early equity finance 

    Polimenis, Vasilis (Neapolis University Paphos, 2018)
    The need to finance startups generates the effect of equity dilution. By dilution we mean the decrease in founders’ ownership of the startup due to the company issuing new equity. An important issue with early equity ...

  • 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 ...

  • 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 ...

  • Violent Uprooting and Forced Migration: A Demographic Analysis of the Greek Populations of AsiaMinor, Pontus and Eastern Thrace 

    Klapsis, Antonis (Taylor & Francis, Ltd., 2014)
    This article systematically examines the historical demography of Greek refugees from Asia Minor, Pontus and Eastern Thrace from the beginning of the 1910s until the aftermath of the signing of the Convention of Lausanne ...

  • Virtual leadership, entrepreneurial orientation, creativity and productivity 

    Politis, John D.; Politis, Nicholas J. (ICSB, International Council for Small Business, 2012)
    The study examines the influence of virtual leadership practices on the dimensions of entrepreneurial orientation of a perceived virtual oriented organisation operating in Dubai. The study also distinguishes the impact ...

  • Virtual Reality as a Decision Making Tool in Construction Management 

    Bellos, John (2012)
    Several decades of research and development placed new tools in the hands of engineers, builders, supervisors, surveyors, contractors and all people associated with the construction industry. In this paper, we are referring ...

  • Vision-Controlled Micro Flying Robots: From System Design to Autonomous Navigation and Mapping in GPS-Denied Environments 

    Scaramuzza, Davide; Achtelik, Michael; Doitsidis, Lefteris; Fraundorfer, Friedrich; Kosmatopoulos, Elias; Martinelli, Agostino; Achtelik, Markus Wilhelm; Chli, Margarita; Chatzichristofis, Savvas A.; Kneip, Laurent; Gurdan, Daniel; Heng, Lionel; Lee, Gim Hee; Lynen, Simon; Meier, Lorenz; Pollefeys, Marc; Renzaglia, Alessandro; Siegwart, Roland; Stumpf, Jan Carsten; Tanskanen, Petri; Troiani, Chiara; Weiss, Stephan (IEEE, 2014)
    Autonomous micro helicopters are about to play a major role in tasks like search and rescue, environment monitoring, security surveillance, inspection, etc. If they are further realized in small scale, they can also be ...

  • Volatility Spillovers and Price Interdependencies; A Dynamic non Parametric Approach 

    Giannopoulos, Kostas; Nekhili, Ramzi; Koutmos, Gregory (International Research Journal of Finance and Economics, 2010)
    This paper investigates the volatility spillovers of four major equity markets using a new approach namely, the Filtered Historical Simulation approach (FHS). The FHS captures very effectively the changes ...

  • Voting Consuming Behaviour, Political communication campaigns and Ideological Clarity - a parallel review of academic/empirical evidence 

    Sophocleous, Harry Ph. (Neapolis University Paphos, 2018)
    This paper combines the notions of consuming behaviour and ideological clarity in relation to the political Marketing and more specifically the production and consumption of political campaigns and examines the empirical ...

  • Voting Consuming Behaviour, Political communication campaigns and Ideological Clarity - a parallel review of academic/empirical evidence 

    Sophocleous, Harry Ph. (Research Institute for Entrepreneurship Development (RIED): Neapolis University, Pafos, 2019-02)
    This paper combines the notions of consuming behaviour and ideolog-ical clarity in relation to the political Marketing and more specifically the pro-duction and consumption of political campaigns and examines the empirical ...

  • Water Supply Optimization: An IPA Approach 

    Heracleous, Constantinos; Zinonos, Zinon; Panayiotou, Christos G. (Elsevier, 2014)
    In this paper we address the problem of deciding whether a water source should be used by a water utility such that the production cost as well as the penalty cost due to water shortages is minimized while certain ...

  • What can we learn from corporate failure? 

    Makridakis, Spyros (Elsevier, 1991)
    Failure is a natural process, observed in both biological and organizational systems. In this article different types of failure are illustrated and the most common factors that contribute to failure described. Delaying ...

  • What, Where and How? Introducing pose manifolds for industrial object manipulation 

    Kouskouridas, R.; Amanatiadis, A.; Chatzichristofis, Savvas A.; Gasteratos, A. (Elsevier, 2015)
    In this paper we propose a novel method for object grasping that aims to unify robot vision techniques for 24 efficiently accomplishing the demanding task of autonomous object manipulation. Through ontological 25 concepts, ...

  • Whither the planning theory-practice gap? A case study on the relationship between urban indicators and planning theories 

    Pissourios, Ioannis (2013-05)
    This article comments on the urban planning theory-practice gap, focusing on the relationship between the planning theory and the use of urban indicators. The reason for the selection of this case study is twofold. On the ...