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Vol 7, No 1 (2015)
Table of Contents
|Mutual Fund Size and Investible Decisions of Variable Life Insurance|
|Nan-Yu Wang, Sen-Sung Chen, Chih-Jen Huang, Cheng-Hsin Yen||1-13|
|Does Ownership Identity of Blockholders Matter: An Empirical Analysis of Publicly Listed Companies in New Zealand|
|Krishna Reddy KR, Sazali Abidin, Wei He, Paresha Sinha||14-44|
|Shareholder Types, Corporate Governance and Firm Performance: An Anecdote from Indian Corporate Sector|
|Namita Rajput, Bharti Joshi||45-63|
|Risk Conception and Evaluation in Taiwan Financial Markets|
|Determinants of Value Creation of GCC Firms -An Application of PLS SEM Model|
|Literature Review on Corporate Governance Structure and Performance in Non-Financial Bangladesh Firms|
|Munshi Samaduzzaman, Fazluz Zaman, Zahurul Quazi||96-104|
|VAT Increase and Impact on Consumers’ Consumption Habit|
|Munshi Samaduzzaman, Masoom Ahmed, Fazluz Zaman||105-116|
|Material Flow Cost Accounting System for Decision Making: The Case of Taiwan SME in the Metal Processing Industry|
|Shen-Ho Chang, AnAn Chiu, Chin Ling Chu, Teng-Shih Wang, Tsung-I Hsieh||117-134|
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