Financial market conditions, target zones and asymmetries

Get Complete Project Material File(s) Now! » Theoretical model The central bank’s monetary policy design problem is a targeting rule following Svensson (1999) and draws from Boinet and Martin (2008). The monetary policy reaction function is an adaptation of the...

Rationale of the study in public administration and management

Get Complete Project Material File(s) Now! » RATIONALE OF THE STUDY IN PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION AND MANAGEMENT The study on decentralisation policy and the monitoring role of local governments in monitoring policy implementation clarifies the role of politics in public administration...

A multi-dimensional analysis of the value-relevance of fair value and other disclosures for investments in associates

Get Complete Project Material File(s) Now! » Research related to the recognition and measurement of investments in associates An early paper investigating equity accounting is that of Comiskey and Mulford (1986:523). They find that entities deliberately avoided acquiring an interest...

The mandatory adoption of international financial reporting standards and financial statement comparability: south african evidence

Get Complete Project Material File(s) Now! » The study problem The above discussion suggests that there are benefits from the adoption of IFRS even in countries with local GAAP of similar quality to IFRS. However, it also draws attention to...

Motivation to work, work commitment and man’s will to meaning

Get Complete Project Material File(s) Now! » VICTOR FRANKL'S THEORIES OF PERSONALITY AND MOTIVATION Viktor Frankl (1905-1997), a psychiatrist of Jewish origin, lived in Vienna during the Nazi take-over of Austria. He lost his wife, parents and all his belongings...

Function to smooth the RODTOX signal and to obtain the first and second derivative

Get Complete Project Material File(s) Now! » Basic background According to Spanjers et al. (1998), respirometry is the measurement and interpretation of the respiration rate of activated sludge. In turn, the respiration rate is defined as the rate at which...

Discussion of evidence collected from Swaziland and its traceability system

Get Complete Project Material File(s) Now! » A pragmatic approach An epistemology is a theory of knowledge (Hansen, 2010); the context of this study is very much entrenched in the view of the researcher. The findings relate to the researcher’s...

Leadership paradigms, theories and employee development

Get Complete Project Material File(s) Now! » SAMPLE This research was done at South Africa‟s largest open, distance-learning institution with a staff complement of approximately 4 500. This institution has over 300 000 00 active students in and outside the...

Teaching and learning within the HE environment

Get Complete Project Material File(s) Now! » Student /content (or learner/content) “In dialogue, two or more people exchange ideas and beliefs… Dialogue therefore becomes an essential feature of their [students] making meaning and constructing knowledge... Similarly, learning from text involves...

Mandatory earnings disaggregation and the value relevance of earnings components 

Get Complete Project Material File(s) Now! » CHAPTER 3 BACKGROUND TO VALUE RELEVANCE Introduction The purpose of this chapter is to review the value relevance literature to set the scene for the South African study, which follows in Chapter 4....