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  • Audit Committee’s Cash Compensation and Earnings Management: The Moderating Effects of Institutional Factors 

    Alkebsee, Radwan; Alhebry, Adeeb; Tian, Giaoliang; Garefalakis, Alexandros (Taylor and Francis Ltd, 2021)
    This paper investigates the relationship between the audit committee’s cash compensation and accrual earnings management. Using a sample of Chinese listed firms over the period 2007 to 2017, findings show a positive ...

  • Automatic Image Annotation and Retrieval Using the Joint Composite Descriptor 

    Zagoris, Konstantinos; Chatzichristofis, Savvas A.; Papamarkos, Nikos; Boutalis, Yiannis (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), United States, 2010)
    Capable tools are needed in order to successfully search and retrieve a suitable image from large image collections. Many content-based image retrieval systems employ low-level image features such as color, texture and ...

  • Automatic Minimization of the Rigidity Eccentricity of 3D Reinforced Concrete Buildings 

    Lagaros, Nikolaos D.; Papadrakakis, Nikolaos; Bakas, Nikolaos (Taylor & Francis, 2007)
    The objective of this paper is to obtain the optimum design of 3D reinforced concrete buildings in terms of their performance under earthquake loading. This goal is achieved by considering the minimization of the ...

  • Automatic summarization and annotation of videos with lack of metadata information 

    Papadopoulos, Dim P.; Kalogeiton, Vicky S.; Chatzichristofis, Savvas A.; Papamarkos, Nikos (Elsevier, 2013)
    The advances in computer and network infrastructure together with the fast evolution of multimedia data has resulted in the growth of attention to the digital video’s development. The scientific community has increased the ...

  • Automation or autonomy in organizational design. 

    Makridakis, Spyros (Gordon and Breach Science Publishers, 1979-04-23)
    Today there is growing criticism of the Input/Output (I/O) model as a conceptual tool for explaining and understanding how systems are functioning. These models have been particularly useful-mainly in engineering, where ...

  • Autonomous Navigation of Teams of Unmanned Aerial or Underwater Vehicles for Exploration of Unknown Static & Dynamic Environments 

    Kapoutsis, A. Ch.; Chatzichristofis, Savvas A.; Doitsidis, L.; Borges de Sousa, Joao; Kosmatopoulos, E. B. (MED’13, 2013)
    In this paper, we present a new approach that is able to efficiently and fully-autonomously navigate a team of Unmanned Aerial or Underwater Vehicles (UAUV’s) when deployed in exploration of unknown static and dynamic ...

  • Averages of Forecasts: Some Empirical Results 

    Makridakis, Spyros (Informs, 1983-09)
    An altemative to using a single forecasting method is to average the forecasts obtained from several methods. In this paper we investigate empirically the impact of the number and choice of forecasting methods on the ...

  • B2B Σχέσεις με την χρήση ψηφιακής Τεχνολογίας 

    Δασκαλόπουλος, Ιωσήφ (Μεταπτυχιακό Πρόγραμμα Ψηφιακό Μάρκετινγκ , Σχολή Οικονομικών Επιστημών και Διοίκησης, Πανεπιστήμιο Νεάπολις Πάφου, 2023)
    Η Ελλάδα κατάφερε να βελτιώσει την θέση της στην χρήση ψηφιακής τεχνολογίας τα τελευταία χρόνια μέσα από την ψηφιακή ωριμότητα των δημοσίων υπηρεσιών αλλά ακόμα έχει σημαντικό έδαφος να καλύψει για να μπορέσει να πλησιάσει ...

  • 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 ...

  • Balkrishna Vithaldas Doshi: ο ενενηντάχρονος Ινδός αρχιτέκτων 

    Xenopoulos, Solon (Ανδρέας Χατζηθωμάς, 2019-02)
    Πριν λίγους μήνε<;, ένας ακόμα ενενηντάχρονος μετά τον Βραζιλιάνο Oscar Niemeyer, Ινδός αυτή τη φορά, γίνεται ο 450ς αρχιτέκτων στον οποίο απονέμεται το βραβείο Pritzker ( το αντίστοιχο Nobel για την Αρχιτεκτονική) για ...

  • Bank Exposure and Sensitivity to the Real Estate Market. Evidence from Cyprus during 2006-2012 

    Georgiou, Demos (Banking, Investment and Finance Program, School of Economics Sciences and Business, Neapolis University Paphos, 2012)
    Banking firms have recently been shifting significantly larger portions of their loan portfolios into real estate. This has caused concern about the continuing economic health of Cyprus banks, since changes in real estate ...

  • Banking Crisis in Cyprus: Causes, Consequences and Recent Developments 

    Brown, Scott; Demetriou, Demetra; Theodossiou, Panayiotis (Multinational Finance Society, 2018)
    The economy of Cyprus was barely affected by the U.S. subprime mortgage debacle. The economic crisis in Cyprus was initially driven by fiscal mismanagement and subsequently by the failure of the government and its regulatory ...

  • Banking Crisis in Cyprus: Causes, Consequences and Recent Developments 

    Brown, Scott; Demetriou, Demetra; Theodossiou, Panayiotis (Multinational Finance Society, 2018)
    The economy of Cyprus was barely affected by the U.S. subprime mortgage debacle. The economic crisis in Cyprus was initially driven by fiscal mismanagement and subsequently by the failure of the government and its regulatory ...

  • The banking sector of Cyprus : before and after he economic crisis 

    Sousanidou, Maria (Business Administration Programm, School of Economic Sciences and Business, Neapolis University Pafos, 2017)
    The exposure of Cypriot banks to overleveraged local property companies, the Greek government-debt crisis, the downgrading of the Cypriot government's bond credit rating to junk status by international credit rating agencies, ...

  • The banking system and its supervision 

    Constantinou, Rafaela (Business Administration Programm, School of Economic Sciences and Business, Neapolis University Pafos, 2017)
    The aim of the study was to present the banking system and its supervision, and also study the impact of the crisis in Cyprus and Ireland. Furthermore, the objectives of the study were to present the risks of the ...

  • 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 ...