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(Journal of Knowledge Advancement & Integration, 2011-04)
Why You Don’t Get Published: An Editor’s View
This paper uses content analysis to examine 66 reviews on 33 manuscripts submitted to Accounting and Finance. Selected extracts from reviews are provided to illustrate the issues considered important to reviewers. The main ...
Decomposing productivity and efficiency among Western Australian grain producers
(Western Agricultural Economics Association, 2013-12)
We provide empirical evidence to decompose productivity growth of a group of producers into technical change and efficiency measures at the farm level. Using four years of farm-level data from forty-five grain producers ...
Survival disparities in Indigenous and non-Indigenous New Zealanders with colon cancer: the role of patient comorbidity, treatment and health service factors
(BMJ Publishing Group, 2010-02)
Background Ethnic disparities in cancer survival have been documented in many populations and cancer types. The causes of these inequalities are not well understood but may include disease and patient characteristics, ...
Within and between Whorls: Comparative Transcriptional Profiling of Aquilegia and Arabidopsis
Background: The genus Aquilegia is an emerging model system in plant evolutionary biology predominantly because of its wide variation in floral traits and associated floral ecology. The anatomy of the Aquilegia flower is ...
Exploring The Responsibilities Of Single-Inhabitant Smart Homes With Use Cases
(IOS Press, 2010-06)
This paper makes a number of contributions to the field of requirements analysis for Smart Homes. It introduces Use Cases as a tool for exploring the responsibilities of Smart Homes and it proposes a modification of the ...
Attitude, aptitude, ability and autonomy: ther emergence of "off-roaders", a special class of nomadic worker
(Taylor & Francis, 2010-07-15)
Freedom to choose when, where and on what to work might be viewed as mere telework. However, when we mix the adoption of ubiquitous technologies with personalities that take pleasure in problem solving and achievement for ...
A cell growth model revisited
(Research Institute, College of Judea and Samaria,, 2012)
In this paper a stochastic model for the simultaneous growth and division of a cell-population cohort structured by size is formulated. This probabilistic approach gives straightforward proof of the existence of the ...
Developing a Measure of Living Standards for Elders in New Zealand
Pacific Accounting Review – The First Twenty-Five Years
(Emerald Group Publishing Limited, 2013)
Purpose – In 2012, Pacific Accounting Review (PAR) completed its 25th year of existence. This paper aims to review all articles published in PAR as a report on the “stewardship” of the journal. Design/methodology/approach ...