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    • Securitization, liquidity, and the Brady plan 

      Miles, William (Elsevier, 1999)
      Securitization of bank loans is proposed as a solution to the ongoing debt difficulties for emerging market nations. This paper analyzes the effects of the Brady plan for four participating countries. In addition to resolving ...
    • Airline Quality Rating 1999 

      Bowen, Brent D.; Headley, Dean E. (Wichita State University, 1999-04-01)
      The Airline Quality Rating (AQR) was developed and first announced in early 1991 as an objective method of comparing airline performance on combined multiple criteria. This current report, Airline Quality Rating 1 999, ...
    • The end of the Asian myth: why were the experts fooled? 

      Baer, Werner; Miles, William; Moran, Allen B. (Elsevier, 1999-10)
      This article examines the reasons behind the overoptimism of a large segment of the economics profession concerning the performance of East Asian economies, which was shattered by the financial crises of 1997-1998. It also ...
    • Airline Quality Rating 2000 

      Bowen, Brent D.; Headley, Dean E. (Wichita State University, 2000-04-01)
      The Airline Quality Rating (AQR) was developed and first announced in early 1991 as an objective method of comparing airline quality on combined multiple performance criteria. This current report, Airline Quality Rating ...
    • The pricing of risk in emerging credit markets: bonds versus loans 

      Miles, William (Kluwer Academic Publishers, 2000-05)
      Much of the volatility in emerging markets in the 1990s stems from the fact that the major form of foreign investment is the bond rather than the bank loans which predominated until the debt crisis of the 1980s. Bondholders ...
    • Airline Quality Rating 2001 

      Bowen, Brent D.; Headley, Dean E. (Wichita State University, 2001-04-01)
      The Airline Quality Rating (AQR) was developed and first announced in early 1991 as an objective method of comparing airline quality on combined multiple performance criteria. This current report, Airline Quality Rating ...
    • The moderating effect of teamwork perceptions on the organizational politics--job satisfaction relationship 

      Valle, Matthew; Witt, L. A. (Psychology Press, 2001-06)
      By using regression analyses on data from 355 full-time employees of a customer-service organization in the eastern United States, the authors tested the hypothesis that perceptions of organizational politics are more ...
    • Can money market mutual funds provide sufficient liquidity to replace deposit insurance? 

      Miles, William (Springer, 2001-09)
      Narrow banking is an arrangement in which deposittaking and lending functions are separated and performed by different institutions. This separation is aimed at avoiding panics at uninsured banks, without moral hazard ...
    • The Barings crisis in Argentina: the role of exogenous European money market factors 

      Miles, William (Taylor & Francis, 2002-01)
      The Barings crisis of 1890 was a wrenching financial crash and recession for Argentina. The episode is similar in many respects to the balance of payments difficulties in emerging markets during the 1990s. In particular, ...
    • Airline Quality Rating 2002 

      Bowen, Brent D.; Headley, Dean E. (Wichita State University, 2002-04-01)
      The Airline Quality Rating (AQR) was developed and first announced in early 1991 as an objective method of comparing airline quality on combined multiple performance criteria. This current report, Airline Quality Rating ...
    • No, the sky is not falling: evidence of accounting student characteristics at FSA schools, 1995–2000 

      Nelson, Irvin T.; Vendrzyk, Valaria P.; Quirin, Jeffrey J.; Allen, Robert D. (American Accounting Association, 2002-08)
      This article presents the most recent results of an ongoing, longitudinal study of characteristics of accounting students conducted by the Federation of Schools of Accountancy (FSA). Surveys were administered to seniors ...
    • Auditor acceptance of dysfunctional audit behavior: an explanatory model using auditors' personal characteristics 

      Donnelly, David P.; Quirin, Jeffrey J.; O'Bryan, David (American Accounting Association, 2003-02)
      Dysfunctional behavior (DB) and staff turnover are associated with decreased audit quality (Public Oversight Board 2000). Dysfunctional behaviors such as premature sign‐off, gathering of insufficient evidence, altering or ...
    • The Role of non-bank financial intermediaries in propagating Korea's financial crisis 

      Miles, William (World Scientific Publishing, 2003-03)
      The Korean crisis has been analyzed for the causal role banks played through the "credit view". Non-bank lenders have grown more important than banks in providing loans, but their role in creating financial instability has ...
    • Airline Quality Rating 2003 

      Bowen, Brent D.; Headley, Dean E. (Wichita State University, 2003-04-01)
      The Airline Quality Rating (AQR) was developed and first announced in early 1991 as an objective method of comparing airline quality on combined multiple performance criteria. This current report, the Airline Quality ...
    • Pre-implementation attitudes and organizational readiness for implementing an Enterprise Resource Planning system 

      Abdinnour, Sue; Lengnick-Hall, Mark L.; Lengnick-Hall, Cynthia A. (Elsevier, 2003-04-16)
      Implementing an Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) system is expensive and time consuming. A substantial cost is associated with pre-implementation involvement and training designed to encourage acceptance and effective ...
    • Fixed exchange rates and sticky Prices in emerging markets 

      Miles, William (John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., 2003-06-23)
      In the wake of financial crises in emerging markets, firmly fixed exchange rates and even dollarization have been advocated as a means to decrease vulnerability. There are many important new issues related to fixing the ...
    • Direct medical costs and their predictors in patients with rheumatoid arthritis: A three-year study of 7,527 patients 

      Michaud, Kaleb; Pelkowski, Jodi E.; Choi, Hyon K.; Wolfe, Frederick (American College of Rheumatology, 2003-10-07)
      OBJECTIVE. To estimate total direct medical costs in persons with rheumatoid arthritis (RA) and to characterize predictors of these costs. METHODS. Patients (n = 7,527) participating in a longitudinal study of outcome in ...
    • Effectiveness of capital controls: the Case of Brazil 

      Miles, William (John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., 2004-02)
      The emerging market crises of the past decade have led some observers to question the wisdom of a completely open capital account. But even if capital controls are desirable, empirical evidence is needed to demonstrate ...
    • Airline Quality Rating 2004 

      Bowen, Brent D.; Headley, Dean E. (Wichita State University, 2004-04-01)
      The Airline Quality Rating (AQR) was developed and first announced in early 1991 as an objective method of comparing airline quality on combined multiple performance criteria. This current report, the Airline Quality ...
    • The role of social and intellectual capital in achieving competitive advantage through enterprise resource planning (ERP) systems 

      Lengnick-Hall, Cynthia A.; Lengnick-Hall, Mark L.; Abdinnour, Sue (Elsevier, 2004-12)
      Enterprise resource planning (ERP) software merges a firm's data, information flows and business processes into a single package. Vendors argue that ERP provides an extremely useful strategic resource to enhance competitiveness ...