International Journal of Business and Social Science

ISSN 2219-1933 (Print), 2219-6021 (Online)

Vol. 5 No. 1; January 2014

Table of Contents
Articles

The Characteristics of Hot Market Seasoned Equity Issuers
Halil D. Kaya

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Validation of an Inventory Measuring Competencies Required from Senior Management to Pilot Change Successfully: An Exploratory Study in SMEs
Abdelhadi Naji; Roland Foucher; Said, Echchakoui

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Gender Composition of Occupations and Earnings: Why Enter a Female Dominated Occupation?
Peter G. Toumanoff, Timothy J. Keaveny

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The Impact of Green Energy on Employment: A Preliminary Analysis
Sofia Gkatsou, Maria Kounenou, Panagiota Papanagiotou, Dimitra Seremeti, Dimitrios Georgakellos

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The Dynamics of Movie Purchase and Rental Decisions: Customer Relationship Implications to Movie Studios
Eddie Rhee

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Is Regularity (Trend, Tendency) Regarding Permanent Enlargement (Growing) of Government Sector also Applicable for Lithuania?
Dr. Algirdas Astrauskas

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Facets of Globalization
Hany H. Makhlouf

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Sustainable Merger and Acquisition Transactions – Important Aspects as Part of a Process Model Especially for Enterprises in the Service Market
Maksim Saat, Jürgen Himmelsbach

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The Research about Line 3 and Line 4 run Independently Transformed of Shanghai Urban Rail Transit
Aiqin Sun, Zhigang Liu, Hua Hu

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Study on the Operating Characteristics of Shanghai Cruise Home Port
Zhuling Xu

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Service Quality in Malaysian Higher Education: Adult Learners’ Perspective
Hasnizam Shaari

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Determinants of Equity Share Prices of the Listed Banks in Amman Stock Exchange: Quantitative Approach
Dr. Mohammad Abdelkarim Almumani

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The Timing of Team Production Incorporating Reciprocity
Guangxing Wei, Jingling Peng

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Third Party Evaluation Model in Government Purchase of Home-Based Care Services and Its Improvement
Fen-fen Zhang, Menghua Qiu

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Socio-Economic Factors in Demand for Higher Education: Sample of Gaziantep Province
Dr. Filiz GÖLPEK, Nöfer Çiftçioglu

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On the Main Factors of Structural Imbalance between Supply and Demand in Institutional Service for the Elderly of Shanghai
Ao LIU, You-chun TANG

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An Exploration of the Guiding Principles, Importance and Challenges of Monitoring and Evaluation of Community Development Projects and Programmes
James Gichuru Kariuki

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The Influence of Knowledge Management on Organizational Business Processes’ and Employees’ Benefits
Dr. Fadia M. Hegazy, Dr. Kamel E. Ghorab
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Foreign Direct Investment: A Business Proposition to Exploit Opportunities to Maximize Profit
Dr. Nisar Ahmad
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Linking Management Information Systems (MIS) Applications with High Performance: A Case Study of Business Organizations in Saudi Arabia
Omar A. Nasseef
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The Challenges and Perspectives Regarding the Estimating of the Environmental Reputation of Romanian Small and Medium-Sized Enterprises
Ionica Oncioiu

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Research on the Relationship between Social Security Fund Investment Yield and Social Security Level
Shan Mingxia, Chang Cai

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Perceived Supervisor Support and Organizational Citizenship Behavior: The Role of Organizational Commitment
Zhongmin Wang

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Person Demotivation in Organizational Life
Sahar F. Abu- Jarour

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Analysis of Liquid Ammonia Leakage Accidents based on Safety System Engineering Theory
Huang Yilang, Yan Xiaoli, He Chao

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Impact of Accounting Disclosure in the Imposition of Sales Tax on Business Profits in Jordan (Case Study)
Dr. Ibrahim Khalil Haider al-Saad

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The Effect of Rainmaking Service on Maize, Cassava and Sugarcane Yields in Lamtakhong River Basin, Nakhon Ratchasima Province, Thailand
Nongnooch Poramacom

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An Assessment of the Effects of Service Management on Excellence in Oral Health
Paul O. Gesimba, Jude M. Mathooko

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The Effect of Bank Capital on Profitability and Risk in Turkish Banking
Hasan AYAYDIN, Aykut KARAKAYA

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Strategic Management of Human Resources
Sahar F. Abu- Jarour

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The Influence of Some Personality Factors on Entrepreneurial Intentions
Owoseni, Omosolape Olakitan

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Chinese Automobile Brand International Marketing Target Market Selection Model Based on AHP
Xiaoming-Tao, Yubin-Qian

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Analysis of Sustainability Fund-Raising Ability of the New Rural Social Pension Insurance
Kang Hongjun

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