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 2016/10/14:
Stijn Baert in top 20 young economists at IDEAS !


Stin Baert

WP 16/921

BANK BAILOUTS IN EUROPE AND BANK PERFORMANCE (2108KB)
Maria Gerhardt and Rudi Vander Vennet – May 2016, 61 p.

WP 16/917

ON THE STABILITY OF THE EXCESS SENSITIVITY OF AGGREGATE (1128KB)
Gerdie Everaert, Lorenzo Pozzi and Ruben Schoonackers – January 2016, 37 p.
(Forthcoming in Journal of Applied Econometrics)

WP 15/915

MODELING THE EFFECTS OF GRADE RETENTION IN HIGH SCHOOL (478KB)
Stijn Baert, Bart Cockx and Matteo Picchio – December 2015, 39 p.

WP 15/914

DEMOGRAPHICS AND BUSINESS CYCLE VOLATILITY A SPURIOUS RELATIONSHIP? (701KB)
Gerdie Everaert and Hauke Vierke – October 2015, 14 p.
(Forthcoming in Journal of Applied Econometrics)

WP 15/909

AANKOOPPROGRAMMA ECB EFFECTIEF IN VERHOGEN ECONOMISCHE GROEI EN INFLATIE (290KB)
Jef Boeckx, Gert Peersman and Arnoud Stevens – June 2015, 9 p.

WP 15/908

BUSINESS MODELS AND THEIR IMPACT ON BANK PERFORMANCE: A LONG-TERM PERSPECTIVE (568KB)
Frederik Mergaerts and Rudi Vander Vennet – June 2015, 48 p.

WP 15/906

BOOTSTRAP-BASED BIAS CORRECTION AND INFERENCE FOR DYNAMIC PANELS WITH FIXED EFFECTS (1035KB)
Ignace De Vos, Gerdie Everaert and Ilse Ruyssen – April 2015, 32 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Stata Journal, 2015, 15(4), p. 986-1018)

WP 15/904

EVALUATION OF RAILWAY TRAFFIC CONTROL EFFICIENCY AND ITS DETERMINANTS (123KB)
Bart Roets and Johan Christiaens – April 2015, 2 p.

WP 15/903

TESTING FOR TIME VARIATION IN AN UNOBSERVED COMPONENTS MODEL FOR THE U.S. ECONOMY (843KB)
Tino Berger, Gerdie Everaert and Hauke Vierke – April 2015, 41 p.
(Forthcoming in Journal of Economic Dynamics & Control)

WP 15/900

MULTINATIONAL NETWORKS, DOMESTIC, AND FOREIGN FIRMS IN EUROPE (1466KB)
Bruno Merlevede, Matthijs De Zwaan, Karolien Lenaerts and Victoria Purice – Februari 2015, 55 p.

WP 14/897

HISTORICAL TRADE INTEGRATION: GLOBALIZATION AND THE DISTANCE PUZZLE IN THE LONG 20TH CENTURY (1466KB)
Samuel Standaert, Stijn Ronsse and Benjamin Vandermarliere – December 2014, 47 p.

WP 14/895

THE SCARRING EFFECT OF EARLY NON-EMPLOYMENT (703KB)
Corinna Ghirelli – December 2014, 58 p.

WP 14/894

SCARS OF RECESSIONS IN A RIGID LABOR MARKET (616KB)
Bart Cockx and Corinna Ghirelli – November 2014, 40 p.

WP 14/893

THE US DOLLAR EXCHANGE RATE AND THE DEMAND FOR OIL (551KB)
Selien De Schryder and Gert Peersman – November 2014, 37 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Energy Journal, 2015, 36(3), p 91-113.)

WP 14/892

WAGE INDEXATION AND THE MONETARY POLICY REGIME (406KB)
Selien De Schryder, Gert Peersman and Joris Wauters – November 2014, 25 p.

WP 14/890

INVESTMENT-CASH FLOW SENSITIVITY AND THE COST OF EXTERNAL FINANCE (443KB)
Klaas Mulier, Koen Schoors and Bruno Merlevede – November 2014, 40 p.

WP 14/891

AUDIT FEE DETERMINANTS IN THE HOSPITAL SECTOR (345KB)
Vanderbeke Dave, Christiaens Johan and Verbruggen Sandra – October 2014, 2 p.

WP 14/887

EFFECTIVENESS AND TRANSMISSION OF THE ECB’S BALANCE SHEET POLICIES (614KB)
Jef Boeckx, Maarten Dossche and Gert Peersman – July 2014, 33 p.
(Forthcoming in International Journal of Central Banking)

WP 14/885

IMPACT OF A COMMON CORPORATE TAX BASE ON THE EFFECTIVE TAX BURDEN IN BELGIUM (354KB)
Annelies Roggeman, Isabelle Verleyen, Philippe Van Cauwenberge and Carine Coppens – June 2014, 2 p.

WP 14/884

SELF-SELECTION INTO CREDIT MARKETS: EVIDENCE FROM AGRICULTURE IN MALI (647KB)
Lori Beaman, Dean Karlan, Bram Thuysbaert and Christopher Udry – May 2014, 37 p.

WP 14/883

DID THE ECONOMIC IMPACT OF CCCTB AFFECT THE VOTING BEHAVIOUR OF MEPS? (152KB)
Annelies Roggeman, Isabelle Verleyen, Philippe Van Cauwenberge and Carine Coppens – May 2014, 2 p.

WP 14/882

CARRYING THE (PAPER) BURDEN: A PORTFOLIO VIEW OF SYSTEMIC RISK AND OPTIMAL BANK SIZE (175MB)
Jaap W.B. Bos, Martien Lamers and Victoria Purice – May 2014, 85 p.

WP 14/881

ENDOGENOUS WAGE INDEXATION AND AGGREGATE SHOCKS (476KB)
Julio Carrillo, Gert Peersman and Joris Wauters – May 2014, 32 p.

WP 14/880

DOWNSTREAM OFFSHORING AND FIRM-LEVEL EMPLOYMENT (507KB)
Bruno Merlevede and Bernhard Michel – May 2014, 33 p.

WP 14/879

FDI SPILLOVERS AND MULTINATIONAL FIRM HETEROGENEITY (3.05MB)
Karolien Lenaerts and Bruno Merlevede – April 2014, 28 p.

WP 14/877

THE DYNAMICS OF EUROPEAN FINANCIAL MARKET INTEGRATION (2827KB)
Gerdie Everaert and Lorenzo Pozzi – March 2014, 33 p.

WP 14/872

CRYSTALLIZATION – THE HIDDEN DIMENSION OF HEDGE FUNDS’ FEE STRUCTURE (424 KB)
Gert Elaut, Michael Frömmel and John Sjödin – February 2014, 32 p.

WP 13/871

ARE ISLAMIC BANKS SUBJECT TO DEPOSITOR DISCIPLINE? (299KB)
Ahmet Faruk Aysan, Mustafa Disli, Huseyin Ozturk and Ibrahim M. Turhan – December 2013, 23 p.

WP 13/870

MACROECONOMIC REGIMES (623KB)
Lieven Baele, Geert Bekaert, Seonghoon Cho, Koen Inghelbrecht and Antonio Moreno – December 2013, 58 p.

WP 13/869

EVALUATING THE ADDED VALUE OF PICTORIAL DATA FOR CUSTOMER CHURN PREDICTION (1033KB)
Michel Ballings, Dirk Van den Poel and Emmanuel Verhagen – December 2013, 38 p.

WP 13/867

BANK REBRANDING AND DEPOSITOR LOYALTY (471KB)
Mustafa Disli and Koen Schoors – December 2013, 52 p.

WP 13/866

AN EXTENDED HUFF-MODEL FOR ROBUSTLY BENCHMARKING AND PREDICTING RETAIL NETWORK PERFORMANCE (506KB)
Matthias De Beule, Dirk Van den Poel and Nico Van de Weghe – November 2013, 30 p.

WP 13/865

CASH DEMAND FORECASTING IN ATMS BY CLUSTERING AND NEURAL NETWORKS (1078KB)
Venkatesh Kamini, Vadlamani Ravi, Anita Prinzie and Dirk Van den Poel – November 2013, 29 p.

WP 13/862

SEMANTIC COMPARED CROSS IMPACT ANALYSIS (313KB)
Dirk Thorleuchter and Dirk Van den Poel – November 2013, 17 p.

WP 13/861

QUANTITATIVE CROSS IMPACT ANALYSIS WITH LATENT SEMANTIC INDEXING (435KB)
Dirk Thorleuchter and Dirk Van den Poel – November 2013, 13 p.

WP 13/860

WEAK SIGNAL IDENTIFICATION WITH SEMANTIC WEB MINING (489KB)
Dirk Thorleuchter and Dirk Van den Poel – November 2013, 18 p.

WP 13/859

LOCAL GOVERNMENTAL ACCOUNTING REFORM: THE CASE OF TURKEY (29KB)
Selver Seda Ada and Johan Christiaens – November 2013, 2 p.

WP 13/858

DOES HOMEOWNERSHIP LEAD TO LONGER UNEMPLOYMENT SPELLS? THE ROLE OF MORTGAGE PAYMENTS (934KB)
Stijn Baert, Freddy Heylen and Daan Isebaert – October 2013, 27 p.
(Publishedexternal site in De Economist, 2014, 162, 263-286.)

WP 13/857

A VISUAL ANALYSIS OF THE PROCESS OF PROCESS MODELING (343KB)
Jan Claes, Irene Vanderfeesten, Jakob Pinggera, Hajo A. Reijers, Barbara Weber and Geert Poels – October 2013, 2 p.

WP 13/856

CHOOSE: TOWARDS A METAMODEL FOR ENTERPRISE ARCHITECTURE IN SMALL AND MEDIUM-SIZED ENTERPRISES (361KB)
Maxime Bernaert, Geert Poels, Monique Snoeck and Manu De Backer – October 2013, 2 p.

WP 13/854

THE EFFECTS OF LOCAL FISCAL POLICY ON FIRM PROFITABILITY IN THE FLEMISH HOSPITALITY INDUSTRY (90KB)
S. De Schoenmaker, Philippe Van Cauwenberge and H. Vander Bauwhede – October 2013, 2 p.

WP 13/853

THE INFLUENCE OF AGGLOMERATIONS ON FIRM PROFITABILITY (90KB)
Sofie De Schoenmaker, Philippe Van Cauwenberge and Heidi Vander Bauwhede – October 2013, 2 p.
(Publishedexternal site in TOBACCO CONTROL Volume: 22 Issue: E1 Article Number: e33)

WP 13/850

FDI, TERRORISM AND THE AVAILABILITY HEURISTIC FOR U.S. INVESTORS BEFORE AND AFTER 9/11 (799KB)
Jaap W.B. Bos, Michael Frömmel and Martien Lamers – September 2013, p. 52

WP 13/849

THE AMAZING RACE TO INDIA: PROMINENCE IN REALITY TELEVISION AFFECTS DESTINATION IMAGE AND TRAVEL INTENTIONS (353KB)
Tina Tessitore, Mario Pandelaere and Anneleen Van Kerckhove – September 2013, p. 34
(Publishedexternal site in Tourism Management, 2014, 42. p.3-12)

WP 13/848

NEWS, LIQUIDITY DYNAMICS AND INTRADAY JUMPS: EVIDENCE FROM THE HUF/EUR MARKET (956KB)
Michael Frömmel, Xing Han and Frederick Van Gysegem – August 2013, 51 p.

WP 13/847

CAN FAT TAXES AND PACKAGE SIZE RESTRICTIONS STIMULATE HEALTHY FOOD CHOICES? (220KB)
Elke Huyghe and Anneleen Van Kerckhove – August 2013, 11 p.
(Publishedexternal site in International Journal Of Research In Marketing, 2013, 30(4), 421-423 (A1))

WP 13/845

THE EFFECT OF IPSAS ON REFORMING GOVERNMENTAL FINANCIAL REPORTING: AN INTERNATIONAL COMPARISON (212KB)
Johan Christiaens, Christophe Vanhee, Francesca Manes-Rossi and Nathalia Aversano – August 2013, 20 p.

WP 13/844

FIRMS’ FINANCING CONSTRAINTS: DO PERCEPTIONS MATCH THE ACTUAL SITUATION? (505KB)
Annalisa Ferrando and Klaas Mulier – July 2013, 54 p.

WP 13/843

THE IMPACT OF MILITARY WORK EXPERIENCE ON LATER HIRING CHANCES IN THE CIVILIAN LABOUR MARKET. EVIDENCE FROM A FIELD EXPERIMENT. (198KB)
Stijn Baert and Pieter Balcaen – June 2013, 2 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Economics-the Open Access Open-assessment E-journal, 2013 (A1))

WP 13/839

BANK COMPETITION AND OUTREACH: EVIDENCE FROM TURKEY (309KB)
Ahmet Faruk Aysan, Mustafa Disli and Koen Schoors – April 2013, 30 p.

WP 13/833

MONITORING JOB SEARCH EFFORT WITH HYPERBOLIC TIME PREFERENCES AND NON-COMPLIANCE: A WELFARE ANALYSIS (638KB)
Bart Cockx, Corinna Ghirelli and Bruno Van der Linden – March 2013, 43 p.

WP 13/834

CORPORATE INSIDER TRADING POLICIES: DETERMINANTS AND EFFECT ON INSIDER TRADING PROFITABILITY (44KB)
Debby Van Geyt, Philippe Van Cauwenberge, Heidi Vander Bauwhede and Millicent Chang – Februari 2013, 2 p.

WP 13/832

PURE ETHNIC GAPS IN EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT AND SCHOOL TO WORK TRANSITIONS. WHEN DO THEY ARISE? (146KB)
Stijn Baert and Bart Cockx – Februari 2013, 2 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Economics Of Education Review, 2013, 36, 276-294 (A1))

WP 13/830

DO EMPLOYERS DISCRIMINATE LESS IF VACANCIES ARE DIFFICULT TO FILL? EVIDENCE FROM A FIELD EXPERIMENT (320KB)
Stijn Baert, Bart Cockx, Niels Gheyle and Cora Vandamme – Januari 2013, 29 p.

WP 13/829

BEYOND ENVIRONMENTAL SCARCITY: HUMAN AND SOCIAL CAPITAL AS DRIVING FORCES OF BOOTSTRAPPING ACTIVITIES (20KB)
Dietmar Grichnick, Jan Brinckman, Luv Singh and Sophie Manigart – Januari 2013, 2 p.

WP 12/831

THE U.S. DOLLAR EXCHANGE RATE AND THE DEMAND FOR OIL (435KB)
Selien De Schryder and Gert Peersman – December 2012, 34 p.

WP 12/828

BANK/SOVEREIGN RISK SPILLOVERS IN THE EUROPEAN DEBT CRISIS (463KB)
Valerie De Bruyckere, M. Gerhardt, Glenn Schepens and Rudi Vander Vennet – December 2012, 49 p.

WP 12/827

DO STOCK MARKETS DISCIPLINE US BANK HOLDING COMPANIES: JUST MONITORING, OR ALSO INFLUENCING? (480KB)
Lieven Baele, Valerie De Bruyckere, Olivier De Jonghe and Rudi Vander Vennet – December 2012, 53 p.

WP 12/825

KERNEL FACTORY: AN ENSEMBLE OF KERNEL MACHINES (385KB)
Michel Ballings and Dirk Van den Poel – December 2012, 24 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Expert Systems With Applications, 2013, 40(8), 2904-2913 (A1))

WP 12/824

PROTECTING RESEARCH AND TECHNOLOGY FROM ESPIONAGE (178KB)
Dirk Thorleuchter and Dirk Van den Poel – December 2012, 18 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Expert Systems With Applications, 2013, 40(9), 3432-3440 (A1))

WP 12/823

DEEP HABITS IN CONSUMPTION: A SPATIAL PANEL ANALYSIS USING SCANNER DATA (256KB)
Benjamin Verhelst and Dirk Van den Poel – December 2012, 32 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Empirical Economics, 2014, 47(3), 959-976.)

WP 12/822

SUPPLY CHAIN FRAGMENTATION AND SPILLOVERS FROM FOREIGN DIRECT INVESTMENT (761KB)
Karolien Lenaerts and Bruno Merlevede – November 2012, 24 p.

WP 12/821

WHY DO SOME PARTY LEADERS IN FLEMISH MUNICIPAL COUNCILS GET MORE ACQUAINTED WITH NEW PUBLIC MANAGEMENT PRINCIPLES THAN OTHERS ? AN INVESTIGATION INTO THE IMPACT OF THEIR INDIVIDUAL CHARACTERISTICS. (435KB)
Bénédicte Buylen and Johan Christiaens – November 2012, 25 p.
(Publishedexternal site as ‘Why are some Flemish municipal party group leaders more familiar with NPM principles than others? Assessing the influence of individual factors’ in Lex Localis journal Of Local Self-government, 2014, 12 (1), 79-103 (A1))

WP 12/820

DO FIRMS USE THE TRADE CREDIT CHANNEL TO MANAGE GROWTH? (655KB)
Annalisa Ferrando and Klaas Mulier – November 2012, 29 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Journal Of Banking & Finance, 2013 (A1))

WP 12/819

IMPROVING CUSTOMER ACQUISITION MODELS BY INCORPORATING SPATIAL AUTOCORRELATION AT DIFFERENT LEVELS OF GRANULARITY (245KB)
Philippe Baecke and Dirk Van den Poel – October 2012, 25 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Journal Of Intelligent Information Systems, 2013, 41(1), 73-90 (A1))

WP 12/818

PREDICTING CUSTOMER PROFITABILITY DURING ACQUISITION: FINDING THE OPTIMAL COMBINATION OF DATA SOURCE AND DATA MINING TECHNIQUE (118KB)
Jeroen D’Haen, Dirk Van den Poel and Dirk Thorleuchter – October 2012, 12 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Expert Systems With Applications, 2013, 40(6), 2007-2012 (A1))

WP 12/817

OFFSHORING AND JOB STABILITY: EVIDENCE FROM ITALIAN MANUFACTURING (1561KB)
Alessia Lo Turco, Daniela Maggioni and Matteo Picchio – October 2012, 35 p.

WP 12/816

THE BALANCED SCORECARD AS AN ENABLING TECHNOLOGY – THE ROLE OF PARTICIPATION (15KB)
Evelyn Van der Hauwaert and Werner Bruggeman – September 2012, 31 p.
(Publishedexternal site in , International Journal of Management Accounting Research, 2013, vol. 3, issue 2)

WP 12/815

THE ROLE OF SEED MONEY AND THRESHOLD SIZE IN OPTIMIZING FUNDRAISING CAMPAIGNS: PAST BEHAVIOR MATTERS! (205KB)
Griet A. Verhaert and Dirk Van den Poel – September 2012, 35 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Expert Systems With Applications, 2012, 39(18), 13075-13084 (A1))

WP 12/814

TECHNOLOGY CLASSIFICATION WITH LATENT SEMANTIC INDEXING (187KB)
Dirk Thorleuchter and Dirk Van den Poel – September 2012, 17 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Expert Systems With Applications, 2013, 40(5), 1786-1795 (A1))

WP 12/813

AN EMPIRICAL INVESTIGATION INTO THE DESIGN OF AN EU APPORTIONMENT FORMULA RELATED TO PROFIT GENERATING FACTORS (14KB)
Annelies Roggeman, Isabelle Verleyen, Philippe Van Cauwenberge and Carine Coppens – September 2012, 2 p.
(Publishedexternal site in TRANSFORMATIONS IN BUSINESS & ECONOMICS 2012 Volume: 11 Issue: 3 Pages: 36-56

WP 12/812

ARE ALL UNITS CREATED EQUAL?: THE EFFECT OF DEFAULT UNITS ON PRODUCT EVALUATIONS (690KB)
Christophe Lembregts and Mario Pandelaere – September 2012, 52 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Journal Of Consumer Research, 2013, 39(6), 1275-1289 (A1))

WP 12/811

IMPROVED MULTILEVEL SECURITY WITH LATENT SEMANTIC INDEXING (218KB)
Dirk Thorleuchter and Dirk Van den Poel – September 2012, 17 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Expert Systems With Applications, 2012, 39(18), 13462-13471 (A1))

WP 12/810

PENSION REFORM IN AN OLG MODEL WITH HETEROGENEOUS ABILITIES (1398KB)
Tim Buyse, Freddy Heylen and Renaat Van de Kerckhove – August 2012/December 2014, 47 p.
(Forthcoming in Journal of Pension Economics and Finance)

WP 12/809

INSTITUTIONAL FRAMEWORKS, VENTURE CAPITAL AND THE FINANCING OF EUROPEAN NEW TECHNOLOGY-BASED FIRMS (324KB)
Andy Heughebaert, Tom Vanacker and Sophie Manigart – August 2012, 47 p.

WP 12/808

CHOOSING THE RIGHT BUSINESS PROCESS MATURITY MODEL. (35KB)
Amy Van Looy, Manu De Backer, Geert Poels and Monique Snoeck – August 2012, 2 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Information & Management, 2013, 50(7), 466-488 (A1))

WP 12/807

AN EVALUATION OF PUBLIC SPENDING: THE EFFECTIVENESS OF A GOVERNMENT-SUPPORTED NETWORKING PROGRAM IN FLANDERS (10KB)
Philippe Van Cauwenberge, Heidi Vander Bauwhede and Bilitis Schoonjans – August 2012, 2 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Environment And Planning C-Government And Policy, 2013, 31(1), 24-38 (A1))

WP 12/806

PREDICTING PARTIAL CUSTOMER CHURN USING MARKOV FOR DISCRIMINATION FOR MODELING FIRST PURCHASE SEQUENCES (130KB)
Vera L. Miguéis, Dirk Van den Poel, A.S. Camanho and Joao Falcao e Cunha – August 2012, 19 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Advances In Data Analysis And Classification, 2012, 6(4), 337-353 (A1))

WP 12/805

RECONCILING PERFORMANCE AND INTERPRETABILITY IN CUSTOMER CHURN PREDICTION USING ENSEMBLE LEARNING BASED ON GENERALIZED ADDITIVE MODELS (235KB)
Koen W. De Bock and Dirk Van den Poel – August 2012, 27 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Expert Systems With Applications, 2012, 39(8), 6816-6826 (A1))

WP 12/804

THE RELEVANT LENGTH OF CUSTOMER EVENT HISTORY FOR CHURN PREDICTION: HOW LONG IS LONG ENOUGH? (370KB)
Michel Ballings and Dirk Van den Poel – August 2012, 11 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Expert Systems With Applications, 2012, 39(18), 13517-13522 (A1))

WP 12/803

ENHANCED DECISION SUPPORT IN CREDIT SCORING USING BAYESIAN BINARY QUANTILE REGRESSION (266KB)
Vera L. Miguéis, Dries F. Benoit and Dirk Van den Poel – August 2012, 17 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Journal Of The Operational Research Society, 2013, 64(9), 1374-1383 (A1))

WP 12/802

FORMAL VENTURE CAPITAL ACQUISITION: CAN ENTREPRENEURS COMPENSATE FOR THE SPATIAL PROXIMITY BENEFITS OF SOUTH EAST OF ENGLAND AND ‘STAR’ GOLDEN TRIANGLE UNIVERSITIES? (13KB)
Cornelius Mueller,  Paul Westhead and Mike Wright – June 2012, 2 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Environment And Planning A, 2012, 44(2), 281-296 (A1))

WP 12/798

STRATEGIC ENTREPRENEURSHIP IN FAMILY BUSINESS (57KB)
G.T. Lumpkin, Lloyd Steier and Mike Wright – June 2012, 2 p.

WP 12/797

RETURNEE ENTREPRENEURS: RESOURCE ORCHESTRATION, CONTEXT AND KNOWLEDGE SPILLOVERS (11KB)
Mike Wright, Xiaohui Liu and Igor Filatotchev – June 2012, 2 p.

WP 12/796

RELATIONAL EMBEDDEDNESS, INSTITUTIONAL DISTANCE, AND PARTNER SELECTION DECISIONS ACROSS BORDERS (11KB)
Miguel Meuleman, Mikko Jääskeläinen, Markku V.J. Maula and Mike Wright – June 2012, 2 p.

WP 12/795

PRIVATE EQUITY PORTFOLIO COMPANY PERFORMANCE DURING THE GLOBAL RECESSION (11KB)
Mike Wright, Donald S. Siegel and Louise Scholes – June 2012, 2 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Journal Of Corporate Finance, 2012, 18(1), 193-205 (A1))

WP 12/793

ENTREPRENEURSHIP’S NEXT ACT (11KB)
Shaker A. Zahra and Mike Wright – June 2012, 2 p.

WP 12/791

THE INFLUENCE OF A SMOKING BAN ON THE PROFITABILITY OF BELGIAN RESTAURANTS (10KB)
Sofie De Schoenmaker, Philippe Van Cauwenberge and Heidi Vander Bauwhede – June 2012, 2 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Tobacco Control, 2013, 22(E1), 33-36 (A1))

WP 12/790

MODELING PARTIAL CUSTOMER CHURN: ON THE VALUE OF FIRST PRODUCT-CATEGORY PURCHASE SEQUENCES (144KB)
Vera L. Miguéis, Dirk Van den Poel, A.S. Camanho and J. Falcao e Cunha – May 2012, 16 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Expert Systems With Applications, 2012, 39(12), 11250-11256 (A1))

WP 12/788

INCLUDING SPATIAL INTERDEPENDENCE IN CUSTOMER ACQUISITION MODELS: A CROSS-CATEGORY COMPARISON (238KB)
Philippe Baecke and Dirk Van den Poel – May 2012, 32 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Expert Systems With Applications, 2012, 39(15), 12105-12113 (A1))

WP 12/787

OVEREDUCATION AT THE START OF THE CAREER – STEPPING STONE OR TRAP? (111KB)
Stijn Baert, Bart Cockx and Dieter Verhaest – May 2012, 2 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Labour Economics, 2013 (A1))

WP 12/786

IMPROVING CUSTOMER RETENTION IN FINANCIAL SERVICES USING KINSHIP NETWORK INFORMATION (325KB)
Dries F. Benoit and Dirk Van den Poel – May 2012, 28 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Expert Systems With Applications, 2012, 39(13), 11435-11442 (A1))

WP 12/782

A PANEL ANALYSIS OF THE FISHER EFFECT WITH AN UNOBSERVED I(1) WORLD REAL INTEREST RATE (1134KB)
Gerdie Everaert – April 2012, 29 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Economic Modelling, 2014, 41, 198-210.)

WP 12/781

POLITICAL CONNECTIONS AND DEPOSITOR DISCIPLINE (426KB)
Mustafa Disli, Koen Schoors and Jos Meir – April 2012, 42 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Journal Of Financial Stability, 2013 (A1))

WP 12/780

DEPOSITOR VIGILANCE IN THE IMMEDIATE AFTERMATH OF RUSSIA’S 1998 CRISIS: EDUCATION, MEDIA FREEDOM AND SBERBANK AS A REPOSITORY OF TRUST (270KB)
William Pyle, Koen Schoors, Maria Semenova and Ksenia Yudaeva – March 2012, 29 p.
(Publishedexternal site as ‘Bank depositor behavior in Russia in the aftermath of financial crisis’ in Eurasian Geography And Economics, 2012, 53(2), 267-284 (A1))

WP 12/779

HOW DO FINANCIAL FRICTIONS AFFECT THE SPENDING MULTIPLIER DURING A LIQUIDITY TRAP? (436KB)
Julio A. Carrillo and Céline. Poilly – March 2012, 39 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Review of Economic Dynamics, 2013, 16, 296-311.)

WP 12/777

CONSTRUCTED-RESPONSE VERSUS MULTIPLE CHOICE: THE IMPACT ON PERFORMANCE IN COMBINATION WITH GENDER (162KB)
Patricia Everaert and Neal Arthur – March 2012, 26 p.
(Publishedexternal site as ‘Gender and performance in accounting examinations: Exploring the impact of exam format’ in Accounting Education, an International Journal, 2012? Vol. 21, Issue 5, pp. 471-48)

WP 12/776

IMPLICIT CONTRACTS AND PRICE STICKINESS: EVIDENCE FROM CUSTOMER-LEVEL SCANNER DATA (513KB)
Benjamin Verhelst and Dirk Van den Poel – March 2012, 26 p.

WP 12/775

GENDER DIFFERENCES IN COMMITMENT TO CHANGE: IMPACTED BY GENDER? (193KB)
Jana Deprez, Herman Van den Broeck, Eva Cools and Dave Bouckenhoooghe – February 2012, 19 p.

WP 12/774

THE EFFECT OF TEAM LEARNING ON STUDENT PROFILE AND STUDENT PERFORMANCE IN ACCOUNTING EDUCATION (2817KB)
Fanny Buysschaert, Patricia Everaert, Hile Van Keer and Fanny Buysschaert – February 2012, 42 p.
(Publishedexternal site as ‘Preferences for team learning and lecture-based learning among first-year undergraduate accounting students’ in RESEARCH IN HIGHER EDUCATION, 2013, 55 (4), 400-432 (A1))

WP 12/773

REGIONAL INTEGRATION AGREEMENTS AND RENT-SEEKING IN AFRICA (2.04MB)
Samuel Standaert and Glenn Rayp – February 2012, 24 p.

WP 12/772

PRICING DECISIONS AND INSIDER TRADING IN HORSE BETTING MARKETS (235KB)
Adi Schnytzer, Vasiliki Makropoulou and Martien Lamers – February 2012, 18 p.

WP 12/771

AN ANALYSIS OF THE BELGIAN PUBLIC EXPENDITURE STUDY ‘DRUGS IN FIGURES III’: EXPLORING THE POTENTIAL ROLES FOR DRUG POLICY (269KB)
Delfine Lievens, Freya Vander Laenen, Jonathan Caulkin and Brice De Ruyver – February 2012, 30 p.

WP 12/769

TO TUNE OR NOT TO TUNE: RULE EVALUATION FOR METAHEURISTIC-BASED SEQUENTIAL COVERING ALGORITHMS (381KB)
Bart Minnaert, David Martens, Manu De Backer and Bart Baesens – January 2012, 40 p.

WP 11/767

ROBUST MONETARY POLICY IN A MODEL WITH FINANCIAL DISTRESS (305KB)
Rafael Gerke, Felix Hammermann and Vivien Lewis – December 2011, 19 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Journal of Macroeconomics, 34(2), 2012, 318–325)

WP 11/765

THE EFFECTIVENESS OF UNCONVENTIONAL MONETARY POLICY AT THE ZERO LOWER BOUND: A CROSS-COUNTRY ANALYSIS (361KB)
Leonardo Gambacorta, Boris Hofmann and Gert Peersman – December 2011, 32 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Journal of Money, Credit and Banking, 2014, 46(4), 615-642.)

WP 11/764

AUDIT PRICING IN A REFORMED NONPROFIT MARKET (15KB)
Sandra Verbruggen, Johan Christiaens, Anne-Mie Reheul and Tom Van Caneghem – December 2011, 34 p.

WP 11/763

FISCAL CONSOLIDATION, INSTITUTIONS AND INSTITUTIONAL REFORM: A MULTIVARIATE ANALYSIS OF PUBLIC DEBT DYNAMICS (485KB)
Freddy Heylen, Annelies Hoebeeck and Tim Buyse – December 2011, 42 p.
(Publishedexternal site in European Journal of Political Economy, 2013, 31, 40-59.)

WP 11/761

MONITORING, SANCTIONS AND FRONT-LOADING OF JOB SEARCH IN A NON-STATIONARY MODEL (619KB)
Bart Cockx, Muriel Dejemeppe, Andrey Launov and Bruno Van der Linden – November 2011, 43 p.

WP 11/760

DO FINANCIAL INVESTORS DESTABILIZE THE OIL PRICE? (590KB)
Marco J. Lombardi and Ine Van Robays – November 2011, 37 p.

WP 11/759

IMPROVING STUDENT SATISFACTION AND TIME SPENT BY TEAM LEARNING IN ACCOUNTING EDUCATION (34KB)
Evelien Opdecam and Patricia Everaert – November 2011, 48 p.
(Publishedexternal site as ‘Improving student satisfaction in a first-year undergraduate accounting course by team learning’ in Issues In Accounting Education, 2012, 27(1), 53-82 (A2))

WP 11/757

AN ARTIFICIAL IMMUNE SYSTEM ALGORITHM FOR THE RESOURCE AVAILABILITY COST PROBLEM (22KB)
Vincent Van Peteghem and Mario Vanhoucke – November 2011, 2 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Flexible Services And Manufacturing Journal, 2013, 25(1-2), 122-144 (A1))

WP 11/755

DAYS ON AND DAYS OFF SCHEDULING OF PILOTS UNDER A VARIABLE WORKLOAD (10KB)
Broos Maenhout and Mario Vanhoucke – November 2011, 2 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Airline industry : strategies, operations and safety, 2011, 1-21 (B2))

WP 11/752

A MOTIVATIONAL ACCOUNT OF THE QUESTION-BEHAVIOR EFFECT (11KB)
Anneleen Van Kerckhove, Maggie Geuens and Iris Vermeir – October 2011, 2 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Journal Of Consumer Research, 2012, 39(1), 111-127 (A1))

WP 11/751

ON THE DESIGN OF CUSTOM PACKS: GROUPING OF MEDICAL DISPOSABLE ITEMS FOR SURGICAL PROCEDURES (12KB)
Brecht Cardoen, Mario Vanhoucke and Jeroen Beliën – October 2011, 2 p.

WP 11/750

DO EU15 COUNTRIES COMPETE OVER LABOUR TAXES? (351KB)
Bruno Merlevede, Glenn Rayp, Stefan Van Parys and Tom Verbeke – October 2011, 25 p.

WP 11/749

CHILDREN’S HEALTH OPPORTUNITIES AND PROJECT EVALUATION: MEXICO’S OPORTUNIDADES PROGRAM (2,04MB)
Dirk Van de gaer, Joost Vandenbossche and José Luis Figueroa – October 2011, 48 p.

WP 11/748

RETAINING THROUGH TRAINING EVEN FOR OLDER WORKERS (412KB)
Matteo Picchio and Jan C. van Ours – October 2011, 31 p.

WP 11/747

LAGGED DURATION DEPENDENCE IN MIXED PROPORTIONAL HAZARD MODELS (241KB)
Matteo Picchio – October 2011, 9 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Economics Letters, 2012, 115(1), 108-110 (A1))

WP 11/746

KNOWLEDGE NETWORKING AND GROWTH IN SERVICE FIRMS (11KB)
Bilitis Schoonjans, Philippe Van Cauwenberge and Heidi Vander Bauwhede – October 2011, 2 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Service Industries Journal, 2013, 33(11), 1051-1067 (A1))

WP 11/745

CHALLENGING SMALL-SCALE FARMING, A NON-PARAMETRIC ANALYSIS OF THE (INVERSE) RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN FARM PRODUCTIVITY AND FARM SIZE IN BURUNDI (458KB)
Marijn Verschelde, Marijke D’Haese, Glenn Rayp and Ellen Vandamme – October 2011, 28 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Journal Of Agricultural Economics, 2013, 64(2), 319-342 (A1))

WP 11/744

THE EU APPORTIONMENT FORMULA: INSIGHTS FROM A BUSINESS CASE (12KB)
Annelies Roggeman, Isabelle Verleyen, Philippe Van Cauwenberge and Carine Coppens – October 2011, 2 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Journal Of Business Economics And Management, 2013, 14 (2), 235-251 (A1))

WP 11/743

A THEORETICAL FRAMEWORK AND CLASSIFICATION OF CAPABILITY AREAS FOR BUSINESS PROCESS MATURITY (399KB)
Amy Van Looy, Manu De Backer and Geert Poels – September 2011, 27 p.
(Publishedexternal site as ‘A conceptual framework and classification of capability areas for business process maturity’ in Enterprise Information Systems, 2014, 8(2), p.188-224 (A1))

WP 11/742

THE RISK EFFECTS OF ACQUIRING DISTRESSED FIRMS (598KB)
Evy Bruyland and Wouter De Maeseneire – September 2011, 42 p.

WP 11/740

BOOTSTRAPPING AS A RESOURCE DEPENDENCE MANAGEMENT STRATEGY AND ITS ASSOCIATION WITH STARTUP GROWTH (292KB)
Tom Vanacker, Sophie Manigart, Miguel Meuleman and Luc Sels – September 2011, 45 p.

WP 11/739

THE IMPACT OF THE FINANCIAL CRISIS ON INSIDER TRADING PROFITABILITY IN BELGIUM (11KB)
Debby Van Geyt, Philippe Van Cauwenberge and Heidi Vander Bauwhede – September 2011, 2 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Journal Of Business Economics And Management, 2013, 14(2), 364-385 (A1))

WP 11/738

TRADE CREDIT AND COMPANY PERFORMANCE DURING THE 2008 FINANCIAL CRISIS (11KB)
Katrien Kestens, Philippe Van Cauwenberge and Heidi Vander Bauwhede – September 2011, 2 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Accounting And Finance, 2012, 52(4), 1125-1151 (A1))

WP 11/737

ANALYSIS OF THE SINGLE-VEHICLE CYCLIC INVENTORY ROUTING PROBLEM (11KB)
El-Houssaine Aghezzaf, Yiqing Zhong, Birger Raa and Manel Matteo – September 2011, 2 p.
(Publishedexternal site in International Journal Of Systems Science, 2012, 43(11), 2040-2049 (A1))

WP 11/736

MANAGING PERIODIC REVIEW INVENTORY SYSTEMS WITH CAPACITATED REPLENISHMENTS (10KB)
Birger Raa, Thomas Dubois and Wout Dullaert – September 2011, 2 p.

WP 11/735

REASSESSING THE RELATIONSHIPS BETWEEN PRIVATE EQUITY INVESTORS AND THEIR PORTFOLIO COMPANIES (161KB)
Sophie Manigart and Mike Wright – September 2011, 33 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Small Business Economics, 2013, 40(3), 479-492 (A1))

WP 11/733

ANALYZING EXISTING CUSTOMERS’ WEBSITES TO IMPROVE THE CUSTOMER ACQUISITION PROCESS AS WELL AS THE PROFITABILITY PREDICTION IN B-TO-B MARKETING (277KB)
Dirk Thorleuchter, Dirk Van den Poel and Anita Prinzie – August 2011, 25 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Expert Systems With Applications, 2012, 39(3), 2597-2605 (A1))

WP 11/732

BANK COMPETITION AND STABILITY: CROSS-COUNTRY HETEROGENEITY (322KB)
Thorsten Beck, Olivier De Jonghe and Glenn Schepens – August 2011, 59 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Journal Of Financial Intermediation, 2013, 22(2), 218-244 (A1))

WP 11/731

SCARRING EFFECTS OF REMAINING UNEMPLOYED FOR LONG-TERM UNEMPLOYED SCHOOL-LEAVERS (863KB)
Bart Cockx and Matteo Picchio – August 2011, 38 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Journal Of The Royal Statistical Society Series A-statistics In Society, 2013 (A1))

WP 11/730

NETWORK MODELS OF FINANCIAL CONTAGION: A DEFINITION AND LITERATURE REVIEW (449KB)
Gavin Wims, David Martens and Manu De Backer – July 2011, 49 p.

WP 11/729

CORPORATE GOVERNANCE, OPAQUE BANK ACTIVITIES, AND RISK/RETURN EFFICIENCY: PRE- AND POST-CRISIS EVIDENCE FROM TURKEY (433KB)
Olivier De Jonghe, Mustafa Disli and Koen Schoors – July 2011, 54 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Journal Of Financial Services Research, 2012, 41(1-2), 51-80 (A1))

WP 11/728

BAYESIAN ADAPTIVE LASSO QUANTILE REGRESSION (260KB)
Rahim Alhamzawi, Keming Yu and Dries F. Benoit – July 2011, 28 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Statistical Modelling, 2012, 12(3), 279-297 (A1))

WP 11/726

THE COLLAPSE OF A EUROPEAN BANK IN THE FINANCIAL CRISIS: AN ANALYSIS FROM STRATEGIC, STAKEHOLDER, ETHICAL AND GOVERNANCE PERSPECTIVES (646KB)
Yves Fassin and Derrick Gosselin – June 2011, 56 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Journal Of Business Ethics, 2011, 102(2), 169-191 (A1))

WP 11/725

DEFINING BUSINESS PROCESS MATURITY. A JOURNEY TOWARDS EXCELLENCE. (46KB)
Amy Van Looy, Manu De Backer and Geert Poels – June 2011, 35 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Total Quality Management & Business Excellence, 2011, 22(11), 1119-1137 (A1))

WP 11/724

HOW WELL DOES STICKY INFORMATION EXPLAIN THE DYNAMICS OF INFLATION, OUTPUT, AND REAL WAGES? (571KB)
Julio A. Carrillo – June 2011, 40 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Journal of Economic Dynamics and Control, 2012, 36(6), 830–850)

WP 11/723

COMMON CORRELATED EFFECTS ESTIMATION OF DYNAMIC PANELS WITH CROSS-SECTIONAL DEPENDENCE (557KB)
Tom De Groote and Gerdie Everaert – June 2011, 32 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Econometric Reviews, 2016, 35(3), 428-463.)

WP 11/722

TESTING FOR A RATIONAL BUBBLE UNDER LONG MEMORY (49KB)
Michael Frömmel and Robinson Kruse – May 2011, 26 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Quantitative Finance, 2011, 12(11), 1723-1732 (A1))

WP 11/720

DETERMINANTS OF ENTREPRENEURS’ GROWTH INTENTIONS. A COGNITIVE STYLE PERSPECTIVE (191KB)
Mirjam Knockaert, Maw Der Foo and Truls Erikson – May 2011, 30 p.

WP 11/719

PENSION REFORM, EMPLOYMENT BY AGE, AND LONG-RUN GROWTH IN OECD COUNTRIES. (516KB)
Tim Buyse, Freddy Heylen and Renaat Van de Kerckhove – May 2011, 39 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Journal Of Population Economics, 2013, 26(2), 769-809 (A1))

WP 11/718

DOES HIGH-QUALITY CORPORATE COMMUNICATION REDUCE INSIDER TRADING PROFITABILITY (12KB)
Debby Van Geyt, Philippe Van Cauwenberge and Heidi Vander Bauwhede – May 2011, 2 p.
(Publishedexternal site in International Review Of Law And Economics, 2013, 37, 1-14 (A1))

WP 11/717

AN EMPIRICAL EVALUATION OF ROTATION-BASED ENSEMBLE CLASSIFIERS FOR CUSTOMER CHURN PREDICTION (192KB)
Koen W. De Bock and Dirk Van den Poel – May 2011, 30 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Expert Systems With Applications, 2011, 38(10), 12293-12301 (A1))

WP 11/715

A HYBRID GENETIC ALGORITHM FOR THE SINGLE MACHINE MAXIMUM LATENESS PROBLEM WITH RELEASE TIMES AND FAMILY (11KB)
Veronique Sels and Mario Vanhoucke – April 2011, 2 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Computers & Operations Research, 2012, 39(10), 2346-2358 (A1))

WP 11/713

FDI SPILLOVERS AND THE TIME SINCE FOREIGN ENTRY (684KB)
Bruno Merlevede, Koen Schoors and Mariana Spatareanu – February 2011, 41 p.

WP 11/712

HOW TO MAKE A 29% INCREASE LOOK BIGGER: NUMEROSITY EFFECTS IN OPTION COMPARISONS (391KB)
Mario Pandelaere and Barbara Briers – February 2011, 31 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Journal Of Consumer Research, 2011, 38(2), 308-322 (A1))

WP 11/711

AGENCY CONSEQUENCES OF GOVERNMENT FUNDING IN NONPROFIT ORGANIZATIONS (138KB)
Sandra Verbruggen, Karolien Vlassenroot and Johan Christiaens – February 2011, 29 p.

WP 11/710

ATTITUDINAL EFFECTS OF FIRST EXPOSURE (80KB)
Mario Pandelaere, Kobe Millet and Bram Van den Bergh – February 2011, 19 p.

WP 11/709

SPREAD COMPONENTS IN THE HUNGARIAN FORINT-EURO MARKET (23KB)
Michael Frömmel and Frederick Van Gysegem – February 2011, 24 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Emerging Markets Finance And Trade, 2012, 48(3), 52-69 (A1))

WP 11/708

DOES FORMAL BUSINESS NETWORKING CONTRIBUTE TO SME GROWTH? – AN EMPIRICAL EXAMINATION (11KB)
Bilitis Schoonjans, Philippe Van Cauwenberge and Heidi Vander Bauwhede – February 2011, 35 p.
(Publishedexternal site as ‘Formal business networking and SME growth” in SMALL BUSINESS ECONOMICS 2011, Volume: 41 Issue: 1 Pages: 169-181)

WP 11/707

A SURVEY ON TAX COMPLIANCE COSTS OF FLEMISH SMES: MAGNITUDE AND DETERMINANTS (20KB)
Bilitis Schoonjans, Philippe Van Cauwenberge, Catherine Reekmans and Gudrun Simoens – February 2011, 2 p.
(Publishedexternal site as ‘A survey of tax compliance costs of Flemish SMEs: magnitude and determinants in Environment and Planning C: Government and Policy 2011, volume 29, Issue 4 pages 605 - 621 (A1))

WP 11/706

WHEN DOES PROMOTION FOCUS PREDICT ENTREPRENEURIAL INTENTIONS? ONLY IN FAVORABLE CONDITIONS (223KB)
Maw Der Foo, Mirjam Knockaert and Truls Erikson – February 2011, 38 p.

WP 11/705

FIRM ENTRY, INFLATION AND THE MONETARY TRANSMISSION MECHANISM (544KB)
Vivien Lewis and Céline Poilly – January 2011, 35 p.

WP 11/704

A PICTORIAL ATTITUDE IAT AS A MEASURE OF IMPLICIT MOTIVES (191KB)
Hendrik Slabbinck, Jan De Houwer and Patrick Van Kenhove – January 2011, 36 p.
(Publishedexternal site in European Journal Of Personality, 2011, 25(1), 76-86 (A1))

WP 11/702

THE NEED FOR INNOVATION SUPPORT SERVICES UNRAVELED. THE ³CASE OF NEW TECHNOLOGY BASED FIRMS (126KB)
Mirjam Knockaert, Elien Vandenbroucke and Annelore Huyghe – January 2011, 31 p.

WP 11/701

FISCAL POLICY AND TFP IN THE OECD: A NON-STATIONARY PANEL APPROACH (447KB)
Ruben Schoonackers and Freddy Heylen – January 2011, 24 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Empirical Economics, 2015, 49(2), 605-640.)

WP 11/700

A LONGITUDINAL ANALYSIS OF CUSTOMER SATISFACTION, RELATIONSHIP COMMITMENT DIMENSIONS, AND TRIGGERS ON SHARE OF WALLET (14KB)
Bart Larivière, Timothy L. Keiningham, Bruce Cooil and Lerzan Aksoy – January 2011, 2 p.

WP 11/699

DOES SATISFACTION MATTER MORE IF A MULTICHANNEL CUSTOMER IS ALSO A MULTICOMPANY CUSTOMER? (16KB)
Bart Larivière, Bruce Cooil, Lerzan Aksoy and Timothy L. Keiningham – January 2011, 3 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Journal Of Service Management, 2011, 22(1), 39-66 (A1))

WP 11/698

INTENTION SUPERIORITY PERSPECTIVES ON PREFERENCE-DECISION CONSISTENCY (136KB)
Anneleen Van Kerckhove, Maggie Geuens and Iris Vermeir – January 2011, 32 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Journal Of Business Research, 2012, 65(5), 692-700 (A1))

WP 11/697

AN INVASIVE WEED OPTIMIZATION ALGORITHM FOR THE RESOURCE AVAILABILITY COST PROBLEM (164KB)
Vincent Van Peteghem and Mario Vanhoucke – January 2011, 2 p.

WP 11/696

DETERMINANTS OF INTERNATIONAL MIGRATION TO THE OECD IN A THREE-WAY DYNAMIC PANEL FRAMEWORK (382KB)
Ilse Ruyssen, Gerdie Everaert, and Glenn Rayp – January 2011, 28 p.
(Publishedexternal site as “Determinants and Dynamics of Migration to OECD Countries in a Three-Dimensional Panel Framework” in Empirical Economics, 2014, 46(1), 175-197.)

WP 10/695

HOUSES AND/OR JOBS: OWNERSHIP AND THE LABOUR MARKET IN BELGIAN DISTRICTS (2,67MB)
Daan Isebaert, Freddy Heylen and Carine Smolders – December 2010, 30 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Regional Studies, 2015, 49, 1387-1406.)

WP 10/694

THE ROLE OF DOMESTIC AND CROSS-BORDER VENTURE CAPITAL INVESTORS IN THE GROWTH OF PORTFOLIO COMPANIES (23KB)
David Devigne, Tom Vanacker, Sophie Manigart and Ine Paeleman – December 2010, 2 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Small Business Economics, 2013, 40(3), 553-573 (A1))

WP 10/693

ENTREPRENEURIAL ORIGIN, TECHNOLOGICAL KNOWLEDGE AND THE GROWTH OF SPIN-OFF COMPANIES (187KB)
Bart Clarysse, Mike Wright and Els Vandevelde – December 2010, 40 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Journal Of Management Studies, 2011, 48(6), 1420-1442 (A1))

WP 10/692

EMPATHY AS ADDED VALUE IN PREDICTING DONATION BEHAVIOR (317KB)
Griet A. Verhaert and Dirk Van den Poel – December 2010, 31 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Journal Of Business Research, 2011, 64(12), 1288-1295 (A1))

WP 10/690

SCHOOL TRACKING, SOCIAL SEGREGATION AND EDUCATIONAL OPPORTUNITY: EVIDENCE FROM BELGIUM (665KB)
Jean Hindriks, Marijn Verschelde, Glenn Rayp and Koen Schoors – December 2010, 37 p.

WP 10/691

TIME VARIATION IN U.S. WAGE DYNAMICS (988KB)
Boris Hofmann, Gert Peersman and Roland Straub – November 2010, 37 p.

WP 10/689

DETERMINANTS OF VOLUNTARY SOCIAL AND ENVIRONMENTAL DISCLOSURE: A RESEARCH NOTE (382KB)
Lies Bouten and Patricia Everaert – November 2010, 2 p.
(Publishedexternal site as ‘How a Two-step Approach Discloses Different Determinants of Voluntary Social and Environmental Reporting’ in Journal of Business Finance and Accounting (A1), 39(5-6), 567–605, June/July 2012)

WP 10/685

THE THREAT OF MONITORING JOB SEARCH. A DISCONTINUITY DESIGN (549KB)
Bart Cockx and Muriel Dejemeppe – November 2010, 1 p.

WP 10/684

PRICE RIGIDITY IN EUROPE AND THE US: A COMPARATIVE ANALYSIS USING SCANNER DATA (899KB)
Benjamin Verhelst and Dirk Van den Poel – November 2010, 32 p.

WP 10/683

LOWER BOUNDS RULE! (181KB)
Roland Iwan Luttens – November 2010, 18 p.

WP 10/682

A DISTANCE FUNCTION APPROACH TO SCHOOL-LEAVERS’ EFFICIENCY IN THE SCHOOL-TO-WORK TRANSITION. (475KB)
Bart Defloor, Luc Van Ootegem and Elsy Verhofstadt – October 2010, 28 p.

WP 10/681

NO-FAULT DIVORCE AND RENT-SEEKING (408KB)
Sietse Bracke, Koen Schoors and Gerd Verschelden – September 2010, 33 p.

WP 10/680

A COMPARISON OF PRIORITY RULES FOR THE JOB SHOP SCHEDULING PROBLEM UNDER DIFFERENT FLOW TIME- AND TARDINESS-RELATED OBJECTIVE FUNCTIONS (66KB)
Veronique Sels, Nele Gheysen and Mario Vanhoucke – September 2010, 2 p.
(Publishedexternal site in International Journal Of Production Research, 2012, 50(15), 4255-4270 (A1))

WP 10/679

A HYBRID SINGLE AND DUAL POPULATION SEARCH PROCEDURE FOR THE JOB SHOP SCHEDULING PROBLEM (63KB)
Veronique Sels. Kjeld Craeymeersch and Mario Vanhoucke – September 2010, 2 p.
(Publishedexternal site in European Journal Of Operational Research, 2011, 215(3), 512-523 (A1))

WP 10/678

APPLYING A HYBRID JOB SHOP PROCEDURE TO A BELGIAN MANUFACTURING COMPANY PRODUCING INDUSTRIAL WHEELS AND CASTORS IN RUBBER (66KB)
Veronique Sels, Frederic Steen and Mario Vanhoucke – September 2010, 2 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Computers & Industrial Engineering, 2011, 61(3), 697-708 (A1))

WP 10/677

USING CAPABILITIES AS AN ALTERNATIVE INDICATOR FOR WELL-BEING (173KB)
Luc Van Ootegem and Elsy Verhofstadt – September 2010, 23 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Social Indicators Research, 2012, 106(1), 133-152 (A1))

WP 10/674

LOCAL TAX INTERACTION WITH MULTIPLE TAX INSTRUMENTS: EVIDENCE FROM FLEMISH MUNICIPALITIES (304KB)
Stefan Van Parys, Bruno Merlevede and Tom Verbeke – September 2010, 43 p.

WP 10/673

EMPIRICAL EVIDENCE ON THE EFFECTS OF TAX INCENTIVES (291KB)
Alexander Klemm and Stefan Van Parys – September 2010, 32 p.

WP 10/672

THE INFLUENCE OF THE SELF-REGULATORY FOCUS ON THE EFFECTIVENESS OF STOP-SMOKING CAMPAIGNS FOR YOUNG SMOKERS (432KB)
Leen Adams, Tine Faseur and Maggie Geuens – September 2010, 41 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Journal Of Consumer Affairs, 2011, 45(2), 275-305 (A1))

WP 10/671

CONTEXT EFFECTS OF TV PROGRAMME-INDUCED INTERACTIVITY AND TELEPRESENCE ON ADVERTISING RESPONSES (131KB)
Verolien Cauberghe, Maggie Geuens and Patrick De Pelsmacker – September 2010, 32 p.
(Publishedexternal site in International Journal Of Advertising, 2011, 30(4), 641-663 (A1))

WP 10/670

CONSUMER ETHICS: THE ROLE OF SELF-REGULATORY FOCUS (14KB)
Tine De Bock and Patrick Van Kenhove – September 2010, 29 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Journal Of Business Ethics, 2010, 97(2), 241-255 (A1))

WP 10/669

DOUBLE STANDARDS: THE ROLE OF TECHNIQUES OF NEUTRALIZATION (20KB)
Tine De Bock and Patrick Van Kenhove – September 2010, 24 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Journal Of Business Ethics, 2011, 99(2), 283-296 (A1))

WP 10/668

EXPLORING THE IMPACT OF FEAR APPEALS ON THE PREVENTION OF SHOPLIFTING (124KB)
Tine De Bock ,Iris Vermeir, Mario Pandelaere and Patrick Van Kenhove – September 2010, 28 p.

WP 10/667

WHAT DO WE KNOW ABOUT REAL EXCHANGE RATE NONLINEARITIES? (291KB)
Robinson Kruse, Michael Frömmel, Lukas Menkhoff and Philipp Sibbertsen – September 2010, 19 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Empirical Economics, 2012, 43(2), 457-474 (A1))

WP 10/666

IMPROVING CAMPAIGN SUCCESS RATE BY TAILORING DONATION REQUESTS ALONG THE DONOR LIFECYCLE (246KB)
Griet A. Verhaert and Dirk Van den Poel – August 2010, 40 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Journal Of Interactive Marketing, 2011, 25(1), 51-63 (A1))

WP 10/665

EARNINGS MANAGEMENT IN NONPROFIT ORGANIZATIONS: DOES GOVERNMENTAL FINANCING PLAY A ROLE? (221KB)
Sandra Verbruggen and Johan Christiaens – August 2010, 40 p.
(Publishedexternal site as ‘Do nonprofit organizations manage earnings towards zero profit and does governmental financing play a role?’ in Canadian Journal Of Administrative Sciences-revue Canadienne Des Sciences De L Administration, 2012, 29(3), 205-217 (A1))

WP 10/664

TANK ALLOCATION FOR LIQUID BULK VESSELS USING A HYBRID CONSTRAINT PROGRAMMING APPROACH (22KB)
Rowan Van Schaeren, Wout Dullaert, Birger Raa, Pierre Schaus and Pascal Van Hentenryck – August 2010, 2 p.

WP 10/662

BINARY QUANTILE REGRESSION: A BAYESIAN APPROACH BASED ON THE ASYMMETRIC LAPLACE DENSITY (246KB)
Dries F. Benoit and Dirk Van den Poel – August 2010, 34 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Journal Of Applied Econometrics, 2012, 27(7), 1174-1188 (A1))

WP 10/660

GOAL-ORIENTED REQUIREMENTS ENGINEERING FOR BPMN MODELLING (18KB)
Ken Decreus and Geert Poels – July 2010, 2 p.

WP 10/659

REPURPOSING THE RESOURCE-EVENT-AGENT ENTERPRISE ONTOLOGY THROUGH FORMALIZATION (16KB)
Frederik Gailly, Guido Geerts and Geert Poels – July 2010, 2 p.

WP 10/658

IMPROVING PURCHASING BEHAVIOR PREDICTIONS BY DATA AUGMENTATION WITH SITUATIONAL VARIABLES. (309KB)
Philippe Baecke and Dirk Van den Poel – July 2010, 22 p.
(Publishedexternal site in International Journal Of Information Technology & Decision Making, 2010, 9(6), 853-872 (A1))

WP 10/654

THE PREDICTABILITY OF AGGREGATE CONSUMPTION GROWTH IN OECD COUNTRIES: A PANEL DATA ANALYSIS (300KB)
Gerdie Everaert and Lorenzo Pozzi – May 2010, 34 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Journal of Applied Econometrics, 2014, 29(3), 431-453.)

WP 10/653

CONSUMER ETHICS: THE ROLE OF SELF-REGULATORY FOCUS (49KB)
Tine De Bock and Patrick Van Kenhove – April 2010, 29 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Journal Of Business Ethics, 2010, 97(2), 241-255 (A1))

WP 10/652

TRACKING AND TRACING FUTURE, PRESENT AND PAST PRODUCT AND MONEY FLOWS (16KB)
Wim Laurier and Geert Poels – April 2010, 2 p.
(Publishedexternal site as ‘Track and trace future, present, and past product and money flows with a resource-event-agent model’ in Information Systems Management, 2012, 29(2), 123-136 (A1))

WP 10/651

THE TIES THAT BIND: AN INTEGRATIVE FRAMEWORK OF PHYSICIAN-HOSPITAL ALIGNMENT (54KB)
Jeroen Trybou, Paul Gemmel and Lieven Annemans – April 2010, 37 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Bmc Health Services Research, 2011, 11(36), 1-15 (A1))

WP 10/650

WHERE DO WE GO FROM HERE? FOOD FOR THOUGHT ON ACADEMIC PAPERS IN BUSINESS RESEARCH (69KB)
Maggie Geuens – March 2010, 14 p.
(Publishedexternal site as ‘Where does business research go from here? Food-for-thought on academic papers in business research’ in Journal Of Business Research, 2011, 64(10), 1104-1107 (A1))

WP 10/648

RESOURCE ACCESS NEEDS AND CAPABILITIES AS MEDIATORS OF THE RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN VC FIRM SIZE AND SYNDICATION (358KB)
Ernst Verwaal, Hans Bruining, Mike Wright, Sophie Manigart and Andy Lockett – March 2010, 41 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Small Business Economics, 2010, 34(3), 277-291 (A1))

WP 10/647

NEW TRENDS IN TECHNOLOGY MANAGEMENT EDUCATION: A VIEW FROM EUROPE (207KB)
Bart Clarysse, Simon Mosey and Inge Lambrecht – March 2010, 45 p.

WP 10/646

EMOTIONAL ADVERTISING: REVISITING THE ROLE OF PRODUCT CATEGORY (127KB)
Maggie Geuens, Patrick De Pelsmacker and Tine Faseur – March 2010, 34 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Journal Of Business Research, 2011, 64(4), 418-426 (A1))

WP 10/644

FIRM VALUATION IN VENTURE CAPITAL FINANCING ROUNDS: THE ROLE OF INVESTOR BARGAINING POWER (231KB)
Andy Heughebaert and Sophie Manigart – February 2010, 30 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Journal Of Business Finance & Accounting, 2012, 39(3-4), 500-530 (A1))

WP 10/643

TAYLOR RULES AND THE CANADIAN-US EQUILIBRIUM EXCHANGE RATE (379KB)
Tino Berger and Bernd Kempa – February 2010, 28 p.

WP 10/642

NETWORK FORMATION WITH HETEROGENEOUS AGENTS AND ABSOLUTE FRICTION. (494KB)
Joost Vandenbossche and Thomas Demuynck – February 2010, 27 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Computational Economics, 2013 (A1))

WP 10/641

DEEP HABITS, PRICE RIGIDITIES AND THE CONSUMPTION RESPONSE TO GOVERNMENT SPENDING (284KB)
Punnoose Jacob – February 2010, 35 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Journal of Money, Credit and Banking, 2014, 47(2-3), 481-509.)

WP 10/640

THE EFFECT OF THE NOTIONAL INTEREST DEDUCTION ON THE CAPITAL STRUCTURE OF BELGIAN SMES (30KB)
Katrien Kestens, Philippe Van Cauwenberge and Johan Christiaens – Januari 2010, 25 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Environment And Planning C-government And Policy, 2012, 30(2), 228-247 (A1))

WP 10/639

EXPLORING THE IMPACT OF … (96KB)
Tine De Bock, Iris Vermeir, Mario Pandelaere and Patrick Van Kenhove – Januari 2010, 28 p.

WP 10/637

THE IMPACT OF BOOTSTRAP STRATEGIES ON NEW VENTURE DEVELOPMENT: A LONGITUDINAL STUDY (89KB)
Tom Vanacker, Sophie Manigart, Miguel Meuleman and Luc Sels – Januari 2010, 33 p.
(Publishedexternal site as ‘A longitudinal study on the relationship between financial bootstrapping and new venture growth’ in Entrepreneurship And Regional Development, 2011, 23(9-10), 681-705 (A1))

WP 10/636

THE EFFECT OF RATING SCALE FORMAT ON RESPONSE STYLES: THE NUMBER OF RESPONSE CATEGORIES AND RESPONSE CATEGORY LABELS (273KB)
Bert Weijters, Elke Cabooter and Niels Schillewaert – Januari 2010, 60 p.
(Publishedexternal site in International Journal Of Research In Marketing, 2010, 27(3), 236-247 (A1))

WP 10/635

IPSAS 6 AND 22: NEW STANDARDS FOR WHOLE OF GOVERNMENT ACCOUNTING? (26KB)
Johan Christiaens, Philippe Van Cauwenberge and Jan Rommel – Januari 2010, 2 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Public Money & Management, 2009, 29(4), p. 216-218. (A1))

WP 10/634

SOURCES OF THE VOLATILITY PUZZLE IN THE CRUDE OIL MARKET (1,54MB)
Christiane Baumeister and Gert Peersman – Januari 2010, 42 p.
(Publishedexternal site as “The role of time-varying price elasticities in accounting for volatility changes in the crude oil market” in Journal of Applied Econometrics, 2013, 28(7), 1087-1109.)

WP 10/633

INTRODUCING LEARNING EFFECTS IN RESOURCE-CONSTRAINED PROJECT SCHEDULING (84KB)
Vincent Van Peteghem and Mario Vanhoucke – Januari 2010, 2 p.

WP 10/632

A COMPARED R&D-BASED AND PATENT-BASED CROSS IMPACT ANALYSIS FOR IDENTIFYING RELATIONSHIPS BETWEEN TECHNOLOGIES (486KB)
Dirk Thorleuchter, Dirk Van den Poel and Anita Prinzie – Januari 2010, 46 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Technological Forecasting And Social Change, 2010, 77(7), 1037-1050 (A1))

WP 10/631

A COMPREHENSIVE FRAMEWORK FOR CONCEPTUAL MODELING QUALITY (25KB)
H. James Nelson, Geert Poels and Marcela Genero, Mario Piattini – Januari 2010, 2 p.

WP 10/628

RANK DEPENDENT RELATIVE MOBILITY MEASURES (248KB)
Thomas Demuynck and Dirk Van de gaer – Januari 2010, 16 p.

WP 09/630

THE ECONOMIC CONSEQUENCES OF OIL SHOCKS: DIFFERENCES ACROSS COUNTRIES AND TIME (637KB)
Christiane Baumeister, Gert Peersman and Ine Van Robays – December 2009, 46 p.
(Publishedexternal site in In Fry, Jones and Kent (eds), Inflation in an era of relative price shocks, Reserve Bank of Australia, 2010, p 91-128.)

WP 09/629

CROSS-COUNTRY DIFFERENCES IN THE EFFECTS OF OIL SHOCKS (720KB)
Gert Peersman and Ine Van Robays – December 2009, 30 p.

WP 09/627

THE IMPACT OF INSIDER TRADING ON FORECASTING IN A BOOKMAKERS’ HORSE BETTING MARKET (79KB)
Adi Schnytzer, Martien Lamers and Vasiliki Makropoulou – December 2009, 12 p.
(Publishedexternal site in International Journal Of Forecasting, 2010, 26(3), 537-542 (A1))

WP 09/626

MACROECONOMIC ANNOUNCEMENTS, COMMUNICATION AND ORDER FLOW ON THE HUNGARIAN FOREIGN EXCHANGE MARKET (58KB)
Michael Frömmel, Norbert Kiss M. And Klára Pintér – December 2009, 25 p.
(Publishedexternal site in International Journal Of Finance & Economics, 2011, 16(2), 172-188 (A1))

WP 09/625

ENSEMBLE CLASSIFICATION BASED ON GENERALIZED ADDITIVE MODELS (820KB)
Koen W. De Bock, Kristof Coussement and Dirk Van den Poel – December 2009, 30 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Computational Statistics & Data Analysis, 2010, 54(6), 1535-1546 (A1))

WP 09/623

FISCAL POLICY, EMPLOYMENT BY AGE, AND GROWTH IN OECD ECONOMIES (693KB)
Freddy Heylen and Renaat Van de Kerckhove – December 2009, 35 p.

WP 09/622

THE SOCIAL PROCLIVITY OF SOCIAL ENTREPRENEURS: HOW SOCIAL ARE THEY? (165KB)
Nathalie Moray and Robin Stevens – December 2009, 16 p.

WP 09/621

ENTERPRISE ONTOLOGY-BASED STRUCTURING OF CONCEPTUAL DATA MODELING PATTERNS (23KB)
Wim Laurier and Geert Poels – December 2009, 2 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Journal Of Database Management, 2012, 23(3), 50-64 (A1))

WP 09/620

MEASURING JOB QUALITY AND JOB SATISFACTION (299KB)
Erik Schokkaert, Luc Van Ootegem and Elsy Verhofstadt – December 2009, 31 p.
(Publishedexternal site as ‘Preferences and subjective satisfaction : measuring well-being on the job for policy evaluation’ in Cesifo Economic Studies, 2011, 57(4), 683-714 (A1))

WP 09/619

MINING IDEAS FROM TEXTUAL INFORMATION (360KB)
Dirk Thorleuchter, Dirk Van den Poel and Anita Prinzie – November 2009, 16 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Expert Systems With Applications, 2010, 37(10), 7182-7188 (A1))

WP 09/618

PREDICTING WEB SITE AUDIENCE DEMOGRAPHICS FOR WEB ADVERTISING TARGETING USING MULTI-WEB SITE CLICKSTREAM DATA (301KB)
Koen W. De Bock and Dirk Van den Poel – November 2009, 32 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Fundamenta Informaticae, 2010, 98(1), 49-70 (A1))

WP 09/617

THE IMPACT OF HUMAN AND SOCIAL CAPITAL ON ENTREPRENEURS’ KNOWLEDGE OF FINANCE ALTERNATIVES (108KB)
Arnout Seghers, Sophie Manigart and Tom Vanacker – October 2009, 29 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Journal Of Small Business Management, 2012, 50(1), 63-86 (A1))

WP 09/616

CAN RESOURCE DEPENDENCE AND COERCIVE ISOMORPHISM EXPLAIN NONPROFIT ORGANIZATIONS’ COMPLIANCE WITH REPORTING STANDARDS? (23KB)
Sandra Verbruggen, Johan Christiaens and Koen Milis – October 2009, 2 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Nonprofit And Voluntary Sector Quarterly, 2010, 40(1), 5-32 (A1))

WP 09/615

A COMPARISON OF OPTIMAL TAX POLICIES WHEN COMPENSATION OR RESPONSIBILITY MATTER (504KB)
Laurence Jacquet and Dirk Van de gaer – October 2009, 46 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Journal Of Public Economics, 2011, 95(11-12), 1248-1262 (A1))

WP 09/614

MULTI-MODE RESOURCE CONSTRAINED PRO JECT SCHEDULING USING RCPSP AND SAT SOLVERS (101KB)
José Coelho and Mario Vanhoucke – September 2009, 2 p.
(Publishedexternal site in European Journal Of Operational Research, 2011, 213(1), 73-82 (A1))

WP 09/613

A GENETIC ALGORITHM FOR THE SINGLE MACHINE MAXIMUM LATENESS PROBLEM (89KB)
Veronique Sels and Mario Vanhoucke – September 2009, 2 p.
(Publishedexternal site as ‘A hybrid genetic algorithm for the single machine maximum lateness problem with release times and family setups’ in Computers & Operations Research, 2012, 39(10), 2346-2358 (A1))

WP 09/612

INTRODUCING OPTIMISATION TECHNIQUES TO STUDENTS: AN EXAM CASE DISTRIBUTION MODEL (92KB)
Mario Vanhoucke – September 2009, 2 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Transactions On Education, 2010, 10(2), 53-61 (A2))

WP 09/608

THE EFFECT OF MERE AGREEMENT ON COMPLIANCE (235KB)
Mario Pandelaere, Barbara Briers, Siegfried Dewitte and Luk Warlop – September 2009, 33 p.
(Publishedexternal site as ‘Better think before agreeing twice Mere agreement : a similarity-based persuasion mechanism’ in International Journal Of Research In Marketing, 2010, 27(2), 133-141 (A1))

WP 09/611

MONETARY POLICY RULES IN CENTRAL AND EASTERN EUROPEAN COUNTRIES: DOES THE EXCHANGE RATE MATTER? (23KB)
Michael Frömmel, Garo Garabedian and Franziska Schobert – August 2009, 27 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Journal Of Macroeconomics, 2011, 33(4), 807-818 (A1))

WP 09/607

MODELING COMPLEX LONGITUDINAL CONSUMER BEHAVIOR WITH DYNAMIC BAYESIAN NETWORKS: AN ACQUISITION PATTERN ANALYSIS APPLICATION (283KB)
Anita Prinzie and Dirk Van den Poel – August 2009, 26 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Journal Of Intelligent Information Systems, 2011, 36(3), 283-304 (A1))

WP 09/606

BUILDING ABSORPTIVE CAPACITY TO ORGANISE INBOUND OPEN INNOVATION IN LOW TECH INDUSTRIES (149KB)
André Spithoven, Bart Clarysse and Mirjam Knockaert – August 2009, 21 p.
(Publishedexternal site in TECHNOVATION, 2010, 30(2), 130-141 (A1))

WP 09/605

A SYSTEMATIC LITERATURE REVIEW ON THE QUALITY OF UML MODELS (29KB)
Marcela Genero, Ana M. Fernandez, H. James Nelson, Geert Poels and Mario Piattini – August 2009, 2 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Journal Of Database Management, 2011, 22(3), 46-70 (A1))

WP 09/604

OPTIMAL MONETARY POLICY AND FIRM ENTRY (219KB)
Vivien Lewis – August 2009, 24 p.
(Published in Macroeconomic Dynamics, 2013, 17(08), p. 1687 – 1710)

WP 09/603

IMPROVED MARKETING DECISION MAKING IN A CUSTOMER CHURN PREDICTION CONTEXT USING GENERALIZED ADDITIVE MODELS (68KB)
Kristof Coussement, Dries F. Benoit and Dirk Van den Poel – July 2009, 34 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Expert Systems With Applications, 2010, 37(3), 2132-2143 (A1))

WP 09/602

COMBINED INFLUENCE OF SELECTIVE FOCUS AND DECISION INVOLVEMENT ON ATTITUDE-DECISION CONSISTENCY IN A MEMORY-BASED DECISION CONTEXT (174KB)
Anneleen Van Kerckhove, Iris Vermeir and Maggie Geuens – July 2009, 36 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Psychology & Marketing, 2011, 28(6), 539-560 (A1))

WP 09/601

DIFFERENCES IN HOURS WORKED IN THE OECD: INSTITUTIONS OR FISCAL POLICIES? (457KB)
Tino Berger and Freddy Heylen – July 2009, 28 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Journal of Money, Credit and Banking, 2011, 43, 1333-1369 (A1))

WP 09/600

IMPACT OF IPSAS ON REFORMING GOVERNMENTAL FINANCIAL INFORMATION SYSTEMS: A COMPARATIVE STUDY (153KB)
Johan Christiaens and Brecht Reyniers – July 2009, 17 p.
(Publishedexternal site in International Review Of Administrative Sciences, 2010, 76(3), 537-554 (A1))

WP 09/599

POLICY-ENABLED GOAL-ORIENTED REQUIREMENTS ENGINEERING FOR SEMANTIC BUSINESS PROCESS MANAGEMENT (34KB)
Ken Decreus, Marwane El Kharbili, Geert Poels and Elke Pulvermueller – July 2009, 2 p.
(Publishedexternal site in International Journal Of Intelligent Systems, 2010, 25(8), 784-812 (A1))

WP 09/597

THE INFLUENCE OF EXPERIENTIAL, INHERITED AND EXTERNAL KNOWLEDGE ON THE INTERNATIONALIZATION OF VENTURE CAPITAL FIRMS (32KB)
Sofie De Prijcker, Sophie Manigart, Mike Wright and Wouter De Maeseneire – June 2009,46 p.
(Publishedexternal site in International Business Review, 2012, 21(5), 929-940 (A1))

WP 09/596

DATA AUGMENTATION BY PREDICTING SPENDING PLEASURE USING COMMERCIALLY AVAILABLE EXTERNAL DATA (188KB)
Philippe Baecke and Dirk Van den Poel – June 2009, 2 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Journal Of Intelligent Information Systems, 2011, 36(3), 367-383 (A1))

WP 09/595

USING RESOURCE SCARCENESS CHARACTERISTICS TO SOLVE THE MULTI-MODE RESOURCE-CONSTRAINED PROJECT SCHEDULING PROBLEM (335KB)
Vincent Van Peteghem and Mario Vanhoucke – June 2009, 21 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Journal Of Heuristics, 2011, 17(6), 705-728 (A1))

WP 09/594

AN ENRICHED MODEL FOR THE INTEGRATED BERTH ALLOCATION AND QUAY CRANE ASSIGNMENT PROBLEM (40KB)
Birger Raa, Wout Dullaert and Rowan Van Schaeren – June 2009, 2 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Expert Systems With Applications, 2011, 38(11), 14136-14147 (A1))

WP 09/593

COMMON ORDERING EXTENSIONS (194KB)
Thomas Demuynck – June 2009, 13 p.

WP 09/592

THE DETERMINANTS OF OVEREDUCATION: DIFFERENT MEASURES, DIFFERENT OUTCOMES? (165KB)
Dieter Verhaest and Eddy Omey – June 2009, 34 p.
(Publishedexternal site in International Journal Of Manpower, 2010, 31(6), 608-625 (A1))

WP 09/610

INTEREST RATE CONVERGENCE IN THE EMS PRIOR TO EUROPEAN MONETARY UNION (641KB)
Michael Frömmel and Robinson Kruse – May 2009, 27 p.

WP 09/590

A GENETIC ALGORITHM FOR THE NURSE REROSTERING PROBLEM (28KB)
Broos Maenhout and Mario Vanhoucke – May 2009, 2 p.

WP 09/589

AUDIT- AND NON-AUDIT FEES AND COMPANY CHARACTERISTICS IN BELGIUM (253KB)
Liesbet Van de Velde and Ignace De Beelde – May 2009, 18 p.

WP 09/588

FROM DISTRESS TO EXIT: DETERMINANTS OF THE TIME TO EXIT (411KB)
Sofie Balcaen, Sophie Manigart and Hubert Ooghe – May 2009, 40 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Journal Of Evolutionary Economics, 2011, 21(3), 407-446 (A1))

WP 09/585

STARTING AN R&D PROJECT UNDER UNCERTAINTY (500KB)
Sabien Dobbelaere, Roland Iwan Luttens and Bettina Peters – May 2009, 27 p.

WP 09/584

FLEXICURITY IN BELGIUM: A REFORM PROPOSAL BASED ON ECONOMIC PRINCIPLES (198KB)
Bart Cockx and Bruno Van der Linden – May 2009, 15 p.
(Publishedexternal site in International Labour Review, 2010, 149(3), 361-372 (A1))

WP 09/582

OIL AND THE EURO AREA ECONOMY (17KB)
Gert Peersman and Ine Van Robays – April 2009, 43 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Economic Policy, 2009, 603-651 (A1))

WP 09/581

MANAGEMENT AND PROGRAM EFFECTIVENESS IN BELGIAN SPORTS CLUBS (23KB)
Anne-Line Balduck, Marc Buelens and Marc Maes – April 2009, 2 p.

WP 09/580

ANALYZING FIRM PERFORMANCE HETEROGENEITY: THE RELATIVE EFFECT OF BUSINESS DOMAIN (256KB)
Noël Houthoofd, Sebastian Desmidt and Eduardo González Fidalgo – April 2009, 31 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Management Decision, 2010, 48(5-6), 996-1009 (A1))

WP 09/579

BACK TO THE BASICS IN BANKING? A MICRO-ANALYSIS OF BANKING SYSTEM STABILITY. (34
KB)
Olivier De Jonghe – April 2009, 50 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Journal Of Financial Intermediation, 2010, 19(3), 387-417 (A1))

WP 09/578

THE ROLE OF MATERIALISM IN THE ENDOWMENT EFFECT (179KB)
Inge Lens, Mario Pandelaere and Luk Warlop – April 2009, 27 p.

WP 09/577

THE PLANNED DECISION TO TRANSFER AN ENTREPRENEURIAL COMPANY (224KB)
Hannes Leroy, Sophie Manigart and Miguel Meuleman – April 2009, 29 p.
(Publishedexternal site in The Icfai Journal Of Entrepreneurship Development, 2010, 7(1-2), 7-22 (A2))

WP 09/576

INCONSISTENCIES IN ACTIVISTS’ BEHAVIOURS AND THE ETHICS OF NGOS (24KB)
Yves Fassin – April 2009, 41 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Journal Of Business Ethics, 2009, 90(4), 503-521 (A1))

WP 09/575

UNDERSTANDING BUSINESS DOMAIN MODELS: THE EFFECT OF RECOGNIZING RESOURCE-EVENT-AGENT CONCEPTUAL MODELING STRUCTURES (22KB)
Geert Poels – April 2009, 2 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Journal Of Database Management, 2011, 22(1), 69-101 (A1))

WP 09/574

SIMULATING LIQUIDITY IN VALUE AND SUPPLY CHAINS (23KB)
Wim Laurier and Geert Poels – April 2009, 2 p.

WP 09/571

LINKING ENTREPRENEURIAL STRATEGY AND FIRM GROWTH (171KB)
Johan Bruneel, Bart Clarysse and Mike Wright – April 2009, 27 p.

WP 09/570

CAN BUY ME LOVE: HOW MATING CUES INFLUENCE SINGLE MEN’S INTEREST IN HIGH-STATUS CONSUMER GOODS (255KB)
K. Janssens, Mario Pandelaere, Kobe Millet, Bram Van den Bergh, Inge Lens and R. Keith – March 2009, 35 p.
(Publishedexternal site as ‘Can buy me love : mate attraction goals lead to perceptual readiness for status products’ in Journal Of Experimental Social Psychology, 2011, 47(1), 254-258 (A1))

WP 09/568

DOES YOUR MISSION STATEMENT HAVE ANY VALUE? AN EXPLORATIVE ANALYSIS OF THE EFFECTIVENESS OF MISSION STATEMENTS FROM A COMMUNICATION PERSPECTIVE (195KB)
Sebastian Desmidt and Anita Prinzie – March 2009, 37 p.
(Publishedexternal site as ‘De effectiviteit en relevantie van mission statements : een analyse vanuit communicatieperspectief’ in Maandschrift voor Accountancy & Bedrijfskunde, 2009, 29(5), 3-10 (A2))

WP 09/567

SUPPLY CHAIN INFORMATION FLOW STRATEGIES: AN EMPIRICAL TAXONOMY (149KB)
Evelyne Vanpoucke, Ken Boyer and Ann Vereecke – March 2009, 31 p.
(Publishedexternal site in International Journal Of Operations & Production Management, 2009, 29(11-12), 1213-1241 (A1))

WP 09/564

AN EXPLORATIVE STUDY OF THE INTERNATIONAL CONSISTENCY OF AUDITOR SPECIALIZATION (178KB)
Isabelle Verleyen and Ignace De Beelde – March 2009, 17 p.
(Publishedexternal site as ‘International consistency of auditor specialization’ in International Journal Of Auditing, 2011, 15(3), 275-287 (A2))

WP 09/563

MODEL MISSPECIFICATION, LEARNING AND THE EXCHANGE RATE DISCONNECT PUZZLE (17KB)
Vivien Lewis and Agnieszka Markiewicz – March 2009, 25 p.
(Publishedexternal site in B E Journal Of Macroeconomics, 2009, 9(1), 13-24 (A1))

WP 09/562

STEERING OF MINISTERS AND DEPARTMENTS: COPING STRATEGIES OF AGENCIES IN FLANDERS (20KB)
Jan Rommel and Johan Christiaens – March 2009, 2 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Public Management Review, 2009, 11(1), pp. 79-100. (A1))

WP 09/560

ARE SHORT-LIVED JOBS STEPPING STONES TO LONG-LASTING JOBS? (925KB)
Bart Cockx and Matteo Picchio – Februari 2009, 38 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Oxford Bulletin Of Economics And Statistics, 2012 (A1))

WP 09/561

CAN INCOME SUPPORT FOR PART-TIME WORKERS SERVE AS A STEPPING-STONE TO REGULAR JOBS? AN APPLICATION TO YOUNG LONG-TERM UNEMPLOYED WOMEN (305KB)
Bart Cockx, Christian Goebel and Stéphane Robin – Januari 2009, 28 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Empirical Economics, 2013, 44(1), 189-229 (A1))

WP 09/559

IDENTIFYING COMPETENCIES OF VOLUNTEER BOARD MEMBERS OF COMMUNITY SPORTS CLUBS (288KB)
Anne-Line Balduck, Annick Van Rossem and Marc Buelens – Januari 2009, 35 p.
(Published in Nonprofit and Voluntary Sector Quaterly, 2010, 39(2), p. 213-235)

WP 09/557

DISCOVERING PATTERNS IN CORPORATE SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY (CSR) REPORTING: A TRANSPARENT FRAMEWORK BASED ON THE GLOBAL REPORTING INITIATIVE’S (GRI) SUSTAINABILITY REPORTING GUIDELINES (58KB)
Patricia Everaert, Lies Bouten, Luc Van Liedekerke, Lieven De Moor and Johan Christiaens – Januari 2009, 39 p.
(Publishedexternal site as ‘Corporate social responsibility reporting: A comprehensive picture?’ in Accounting Forum, 2011, Volume 35, Issue 3, pp. 187-204)

WP 09/556

A RISK ANALYSIS APPROACH FOR TIME EQUATION-BASED COSTING (288KB)
Sophie Hoozée, Lea Vermeire and Werner Bruggeman – Januari 2009, 48 p.
(Publishedexternal site as ‘The impact of refinement on the accuracy of time-driven ABC’ in ABACUS-A JOURNAL OF ACCOUNTING FINANCE AND BUSINESS STUDIES. 2012, 48(4, p.439-472 (A1))

WP 09/555

AN ARTIFICIAL IMMUNE SYSTEM FOR THE MULTI-MODE RESOURCE-CONSTRAINED PROJECT SCHEDULING PROBLEM (75KB)
Vincent Van Peteghem and Mario Vanhoucke – Januari 2009, 13 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Lecture Notes in Computer Science, 2009, 5482, pp. 85-96. (A1))

WP 09/554

HOW DOES TACIT KNOWLEDGE TRANSFER INFLUENCE INNOVATION SPEED? THE CASE OF SCIENCE BASED ENTREPRENEURIAL FIRMS (155KB)
Mirjam Knockaert, Deniz Ucbasaran, Mike Wright and Bart Clarysse – Januari 2009, 38 p.
(Accepted in Entrepreneurship Theory and Practice)

WP 09/553

USING BACKWARD MEANS TO ELIMINATE INDIVIDUAL EFFECTS FROM DYNAMIC PANELS (444KB)
Gerdie Everaert – Januari 2009, 23 p.
(Publishedexternal site as “Orthogonal to Backward Mean Transformation for Dynamic Panel Data Models” in The Econometrics Journal, 2013, n16(2), 179-221.)

WP 09/551

BENEFITS OF QUANTILE REGRESSION FOR THE ANALYSIS OF CUSTOMER LIFETIME VALUE IN A CONTRACTUAL SETTING: AN APPLICATION IN FINANCIAL SERVICES (300KB)
Dries F. Benoit and Dirk Van den Poel – Januari 2009, 34 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Expert Systems With Applications, 2009, 36(7), 10475-10484 (A1))

WP 09/550

MOTIVATED CONSUMER INNOVATIVENESS: VALIDATION AND MODERATION (290KB)
Bert Vandecasteele and Maggie Geuens – Januari 2009, 46 p.
(Publishedexternal site as ‘Motivated consumer innovativeness : concept, measurement, and validation’ in International Journal Of Research In Marketing, 2010, 27(4), 308-318 (A1))

WP 09/549

USING A TSP-HEURISTIC FOR ROUTING ORDER PICKERS IN WAREHOUSES (21KB)
Christophe Theys, Olli Bräysy, Wout Dullaert and Birger Raa – Januari 2009, 2 p.
(Publishedexternal site in European Journal Of Operational Research, 2010, 200(3), 755-763 (A1))

WP 08/548

THE IMPACT OF ASSOCIATIVE ADVERTISING ON PERSONAL VALUES AND BEHAVIOR (152KB)
Christine Defever, Mario Pandelaere and Keith Roe – December 2008, 33 p.

WP 08/547

THE STABILITY OF INDIVIDUAL RESPONSE STYLES (325KB)
Bert Weijters, Maggie Geuens and Niels Schillewaert – December 2008, 54 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Psychological Methods, 2010, 15(1), 96-110 (A1))

WP 08/546

THE PROXIMITY EFFECT: THE ROLE OF INTERITEM DISTANCE ON REVERSE-ITEM BIAS (254KB)
Bert Weijters, Maggie Geuens and Niels Schillewaert – December 2008, 45 p.
(Publishedexternal site in International Journal Of Research In Marketing, 2009, 26(1), 2-12 (A1))

WP 08/545

A NEW MEASURE OF BRAND PERSONALITY (318KB)
Maggie Geuens, Bert Weijters and Kristof De Wulf – December 2008, 50 p.
(Publishedexternal site in International Journal Of Research In Marketing, 2009, 26(2), 97-107 (A1))

WP 08/544

DISSECTING THE DYNAMICS OF THE US TRADE BALANCE IN AN ESTIMATED EQUILIBRIUM MODEL (557KB)
Punnoose Jacob and Gert Peersman – November 2008, 50 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Journal Of International Economics, 2013 (A1))

WP 08/543

UPWARD STRUCTURAL MOBILITY, EXCHANGE MOBILITY, AND SUBGROUP CONSISTENT MOBILITY MEASUREMENT: U.S.-GERMAN MOBILITY RANKINGS REVISITED (302KB)
Christian Schluter and Dirk Van de gaer – November 2008, 21 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Review Of Income And Wealth, 2011, 57(1), 1-22 (A1))

WP 08/542

IS TEMPORARY EMPLOYMENT A STEPPING STONE FOR UNEMPLOYED SCHOOL LEAVERS? (176KB)
Christian Göbel and Elsy Verhofstadt – November 2008, 5 p.

WP 08/541

TRAINING, ORGANIZATIONAL STRATEGY, AND FIRM PERFORMANCE (172KB)
Nguyen Ngoc Thang and Dirk Buyens – November 2008, 31 p.

WP 08/540

THE EFFECT OF RESTRICTIVE POLICY INSTRUMENTS ON BELGIAN FISHING FLEET DYNAMICS (419KB)
Hendrik Stouten, Aimé Heene, Xavier Gellynck and Hans Polet – November 2008, 35 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Aquatic Living Resources, 2008, 21(3), 247-258 (A1))

WP 08/539

BUSINESS CYCLE EVIDENCE ON FIRM ENTRY (46KB)
Vivien Lewis – October 2008, 25 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Macroeconomic Dynamics, 2009, 13(5), 605-624 (A1))

WP 08/538

THE IMPACT OF TRAINING ON FIRM PERFORMANCE: CASE OF VIETNAM (123KB)
Nguyen Ngoc Thang, Ngo Van Thu and Dirk Buyens – September 2008, 26 p.

WP 08/537

AGENCY AND SIMILARITY EFFECTS AND THE VC’S ATTITUDE TOWARDS ACADEMIC SPIN-OUT INVESTING (115KB)
Mirjam Knockaert, Bart Clarysse, Mike Wright and Andy Lockett – September 2008, 25 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Journal Of Technology Transfer, 2010, 35(6), 567-584 (A1))

WP 08/536

AUDIT COMMITTEES IN LISTED COMPANIES: AN INTERNATIONAL COMPARISON OF COMPOSITION AND MEETINGS (20KB)
Esmée Van Gansbeke, Patricia Everaert, Gerrit Sarens and Ignace De Beelde – September 2008, 28 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Corporate Ownership & Control, 2008, 5(3), 75-85 (A2))

WP 08/535

THE EFFECTIVENESS OF COACH TURNOVER AND THE EFFECT ON HOME TEAM ADVANTAGE, TEAM QUALITY AND TEAM RANKING. (223KB)
Anne-Line Balduck, Anita Prinzie and Marc Buelens – September 2008, 26 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Journal Of Applied Statistics, 2010, 37(4), 679-689 (A1))

WP 08/533

FEEDBACK-SEEKING BEHAVIOR AS A SELF-REGULATION STRATEGY FOR CREATIVE PERFORMANCE. (68KB)
Katleen E. M. DE Stobbleir, Susan J. Ashford and Dirk Buyens – September 2008, 47 p.
(Publishedexternal site as ‘Self-regulation of creativity at work : the role of feedback-seeking behavior in creative performance’ in Academy Of Management Journal, 2011, 54(4), 811-831 (A1))

WP 08/532

MOTIVATED CONSUMER INNOVATIVENESS: CONCEPT AND MEASUREMENT (289KB)
Bert Vandecasteele and Maggie Geuens – August 2008, 54 p.
(Publishedexternal site in International Journal Of Research In Marketing, 2010, 27(4), 308-318 (A1))

WP 08/531

VOTING FOR REDISTRIBUTION UNDER DESERT-SENSITIVE ALTRUISM (367KB)
Roland Iwan Luttens and Marie-Anne Valfort – August 2008, 31 p.

WP 08/529

THE STAKEHOLDER MODEL REFINED (82KB)
Yves Fassin – July 2008, 46 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Journal Of Business Ethics, 2009, 84(1), 113-135 (A1))

WP 08/528

IMPLEMENTATION DYNAMICS OF PERFORMANCE MANAGEMENT IN HIGHER EDUCATION (140KB)
Adelien Decramer, Johan Christiaens and Alex Vanderstraeten – July 2008, 32 p.

WP 08/527

IMPROVING CUSTOMER ATTRITION PREDICTION BY INTEGRATING EMOTIONS FROM CLIENT/COMPANY INTERACTION EMAILS AND EVALUATING MULTIPLE CLASSIFIERS. (187KB)
Kristof Coussement and Dirk Van den Poel – July 2008, 32 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Expert Systems With Applications, 2009, 36(3), 6127-6134 (A1))

WP 08/523

IS THE IMPACT OF LABOUR TAXES ON UNEMPLOYMENT ASYMMETRIC? (231KB)
Tino Berger and Gerdie Everaert – July 2008, 9 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Macroeconomic Dynamics, 2013, 17, 143-154.)

WP 08/522

PATH-DEPENDENT EVOLUTION VERSUS INTENTIONAL MANAGEMENT OF INVESTMENT TIES IN SCIENCE-BASED ENTREPRENEURIAL FIRMS (65KB)
Tom Vanacker, Sophie Manigart and Miguel Meuleman – July 2008, 2 p.
(Publishedexternal site as ‘Path-dependence versus intentional management of resource ties : evidence from venture capital ties in biotech startups?’ in Entrepreneurship Theory And Practice, 2013, 38(3, p.199-215 (A1))

WP 08/526

USING ACTIVITY SENSITIVITY AND NETWORK TOPOLOGY INFORMATION TO MONITOR PROJECT TIME PERFORMANCE. (22KB)
Mario Vanhoucke – June 2008, 2 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Omega International Journal Of Management Science International Journal Of Management Science, 2010, 38(5), 359-370 (A1))

WP 08/525

AUTOMATIC PERSONALIZED CREW ROSTERING AT BRUSSELS AIRLINES (29KB)
Broos Maenhout and Mario Vanhoucke – June 2008, 2 p.

WP 08/524

ON THE DYNAMIC USE OF PROJECT PERFORMANCE AND SCHEDULE RISK INFORMATION DURING PROJECT TRACKING (11KB)
Mario Vanhoucke – June 2008, 2 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Omega-international Journal Of Management Science, 2011, 39(4), 416-426 (A1))

WP 08/521

THE STRATEGIC ROLE OF THE PLANT IN INTERNATIONAL NETWORKS: A LONGITUDINAL STUDY (195KB)
Ann Vereecke, A. DE MEYER and Roland Van Dierdonck – June 2008, 11 p.

WP 08/520

LIQUIDITY MATTERS: EVIDENCE FROM THE RUSSIAN INTERBANK MARKET (170KB)
Alexei Karas, Koen Schoors and Gleb Lanine – June 2008, 21 p.

WP 08/519

ARE PRIVATE BANKS MORE EFFICIENT THAN PUBLIC BANKS? EVIDENCE FROM RUSSIA (90KB)
Alexei Karas, Koen Schoors and Laurent Weill – June 2008, 38 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Economics of Transition, 2010, 18(1), 209-244 (A1))

WP 08/518

INTERNATIONAL COMMODITY PRICES AND THE PERSISTENCE OF CIVIL CONFLICT (218KB)
Thomas Demuynck and Arne Schollaert – June 2008, 21 p.

WP 08/517

HANDLING CLASS IMBALANCE IN CUSTOMER CHURN PREDICTION (24KB)
Jonathan Burez and Dirk Van den Poel – May 2008, 27 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Expert Systems With Applications, 2009, 36(3), 4626-4636 (A1))

WP 08/515

TIME-VARYING EFFECTS OF OIL SUPPLY SHOCKS ON THE US ECONOMY (3.45MB)
Christiane Baumeister and Gert Peersman – April 2008, 51 p.
(Pubishedexternal site in American Economic Journal: Macroeconomics, 2013,, 5(4), 1-28.)

WP 08/514

OBJECTIVE OVEREDUCATION AND WORKER WELL-BEING: A SHADOW PRICE APPROACH (55KB)
Dieter Verhaest and Eddy Omey – April 2008, 32 p.
(Publishedexternal site as ‘Objective over-education and worker well-being’ in Journal Of Economic Psychology, 2009, 30(3), 469-481 (A1))

WP 08/513

THE TECHNOLOGY ENDOWMENTS OF SPIN-OFF COMPANIES (142KB)
Els Van de Velde, Bart Clarysse and Mike Wright – April 2008, 38 p.

WP 08/511

THE CHANGE CLIMATE QUESTIONNAIRE : SCALE DEVELOPMENT (377KB)
Dave Bouckenooghe, Geert Devos and Herman Van den Broeck – April 2008, 50 p.

WP 08/505

SHOULD ALL CAPITAL GOODS OF GOVERNMENTS BE RECOGNISED AS ASSETS IN FINANCIAL ACCOUNTING? (96KB)
Johan Christiaens, Jan Rommel, Allan Barton and Patricia Everaert – March 2008, 16 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Baltic Journal Of Management, 2012, 7(4), 429-443 (A1))

WP 08/504

IMPERFECTIONS AND SHORTCOMINGS OF THE STAKEHOLDER MODEL’S GRAPHICAL REPRESENTATION (161KB)
Yves Fassin – February 2008, 19p.
(Publishedexternal site in Journal Of Business Ethics, 2008, 80(4), 879-888 (A1))

WP 08/503

ARE TECHNOLOGY VC INVESTORS A DISTINCT SPECIES ON THE INVESTMENT MARKET? (130KB)
Mirjam Knockaert and Bart Clarysse – February 2008, 23 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Venture Capital (london), 2010, 12(4), 267-283 (A2))

WP 08/502

INTEGRATING THE VOICE OF CUSTOMERS THROUGH CALL CENTER EMAILS INTO A DECISION SUPPORT SYSTEM FOR CHURN PREDICTION (97KB)
Kristof Coussement and Dirk Van den Poel – February 2008, 27 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Information & Management, 45(3), 2008, 164-174. (A1))

WP 08/501

USING THE RIGHT EMOTION TO PROMOTE THE RIGHT PRODUCT TO THE RIGHT PERSON (135KB)
Tine Faseur and Maggie Geuens – February 2008, 22 p.
(Published in Communication Research, 2010, 37(4): 498-521)

WP 08/499

REWIRING BUSINESS FIRMS THROUGH AN ENTREPRENEURIAL-ORIENTED STRATEGY MAKING (175KB)
Richel Lamadrid, Aimé Heene and Xavier Gellynck – January 2008, 34 p.

WP 08/496

THE IMPACT OF INCORPORATING NURSE-SPECIFIC CHARACTERISTICS IN A CYCLICAL SCHEDULING APPROACH (297KB)
Broos Maenhout and Mario Vanhoucke – January 2008, 29 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Journal Of The Operational Research Society, 2009, 60(12), 1683-1698 (A1))

WP 08/495

BRANCHING STRATEGIES IN A BRANCH-AND-PRICE APPROACH FOR A MULTIPLE OBJECTIVE NURSE SCHEDULING PROBLEM (198KB)
Broos Maenhout and Mario Vanhoucke – January 2008, 28 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Journal Of Scheduling, 2010, 13(1), 77-93 (A1))

WP 08/494

A GENETIC ALGORITHM FOR THE MULTI-MODE RESOURCE-CONSTRAINED PROJECT SCHEDULING PROBLEM (88KB)
Vincent Van Peteghem and Mario Vanhoucke – January 2008, 21 p.
(Publishedexternal site in European Journal of Operational Research, 2010, 201(2), 409-418 (A1))

WP 08/493

COMMUNICATING THE RIGHT EMOTION TO GENERATE HELP FOR CONNECTED VERSUS UNCONNECTED OTHERS (869KB)
Tine Faseur and Maggie Geuens – January 2008, 35 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Communication Research, 2010, 37(4), 498-521 (A1))

WP 08/492

RELATIONSHIP QUALITY AND THE THEORY OF PLANNED BEHAVIOR MODELS OF BEHAVIORAL INTENTIONS AND PURCHASE BEHAVIOR (292KB)
Marie Hélène de Cannière, Patrick De Pelsmacker and Maggie Geuens – January 2008, 39 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Journal Of Business Research, 2009, 62(1), 82-92 (A1))

WP 07/491

COMPETITION VERSUS EFFICIENCY: WHAT DRIVES FRANCHISE VALUES IN EUROPEAN BANKING? (376KB)
Olivier De Jonghe and Rudi Vander Vennet – December 2007, 31 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Journal Of Banking & Finance, 2008, 32(9), 1820-1835 (A1))

WP 07/490

FROM ABC TO TIME-DRIVEN ABC (TDABC) (105KB)
Patricia Everaert, Werner Bruggeman and Gertjan De Creus – November 2007, 71 p.
(Publishedexternal site as ‘Sanac Inc. : from ABC to time-driven ABC : an instructional case’ in Journal Of Accounting Education, 2008, 26(3), 118-154 (A2))

WP 07/489

IS THE MISSION STATEMENT DEAD OR ALIVE? THE LEVEL AND DETERMINANTS OF MISSION STATEMENT USE AMONGST THE NURSES OF THREE FLEMISH HOSPITALS: A QUESTIONNAIRE SURVEY (144KB)
Sebastian Desmidt, Anita Prinzie and Aimé Heene – November 2007, 19 p.
(Publishedexternal site as ‘The level and determinants of mission statement use: a questionnaire survey’ in International Journal Of Nursing Studies, 2008, 45(10), 1433-1441 (A1))

WP 07/488

CREATING SUCCESSFUL COLLABORATIVE RELATIONSHIPS (222KB)
Evelyne Vanpoucke and Ann Vereecke – November 2007, 45 p.

WP 07/487

VOLATILITY REGIMES IN CENTRAL AND EASTERN EUROPEAN COUNTRIES’ EXCHANGE RATES (91KB)
Michael Frömmel – October 2007, 37 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Finance A Uver-czech Journal Of Economics And Finance, 2010, 60(1), 2-21 (A1))

WP 07/486

TOWARDS EXPLAINING COST ESTIMATION ERRORS IN TIME EQUATION-BASED COSTING (9KB)
Sophie Hoozée and Werner Bruggeman – October 2007, 24 p.
(Publishedexternal site as ‘Identifying operational improvements during the design process of a time-driven ABC system: The role of collective worker participation and leadership style’ in MANAGEMENT ACCOUNTING RESEARCH, 2010, 21(3, p.185-198 (A1)

WP 07/485

ABSOLUTE AND RELATIVE TIME-CONSISTENT REVEALED PREFERENCES (174KB)
Thomas Demuynck – October 2007, 12 p.
(Published in Theory and Decision, 2009, 66, p. 283-293). (A1))

WP 07/484

THE CHANGE IN OWNERSHIP AFTER A BUYOUT: IMPACT ON PERFORMANCE (84KB)
Lotte Goossens, Sophie Manigart and Miguel Meuleman – October 2007, 20 p.
(Publishedexternal site as ‘Performance na een buy-out : een empirische studie in België’ in Maandblad Voor Accountancy En Bedrijfseconomie, 2007, 351-362 (A2))

WP 07/482

THE EXTERNAL FINANCE PREMIUM AND THE MACROECONOMY: US POST-WWII EVIDENCE (668KB)
Ferre De Graeve – September 2007, 47 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Journal Of Economic Dynamics & Control, 2008, 32(11), 3415-3440 (A1))

WP 07/481

IMPROVING CUSTOMER COMPLAINT MANAGEMENT BY AUTOMATIC EMAIL CLASSIFICATION USING LINGUISTIC STYLE FEATURES AS PREDICTORS (68KB)
Kristof Coussement and Dirk Van den Poel – September 2007, 35 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Decision Support Systems, 44(4), 2008, 870-882. (A1))

WP 07/480

HOSPITAL PROCESS ORIENTATION (HPO): THE DEVELOPMENT OF A MEASUREMENT TOOL (100KB)
Paul Gemmel, Darline Vandaele and Wim Tambeur – September 2007, 28 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Total Quality Management & Business Excellence, 2008, 19(12), 1207-1217 (A1))

WP 07/479

IMPORTS AS PRODUCT AND LABOUR MARKET DISCIPLINE (855KB)
Hervé Bouhol, Sabien Dobbelaere and Sara Maioli – August 2007, 38 p.
(Publishedexternal site in British Journal Of Industrial Relations, 2011, 49(2), 331-361 (A1))

WP 07/478

LABOUR TAXES AND UNEMPLOYMENT EVIDENCE FROM A PANEL UNOBSERVED COMPONENT MODEL (295KB)
Tino Berger and Gerdie Everaert – August 2007, 23 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Journal Of Economic Dynamics & Control, 2010, 34(3), 354-364 (A1))

WP 07/477

AN INQUIRY ON THE CHANGE PROFILE OF HEALTHCARE MANAGERS AND ENTREPRENEURS (109KB)
Eva Cools and Herman Van den Broeck – August 2007, 21 p.

WP 07/476

SEPARATING FINANCIAL FROM COMMERCIAL CUSTOMER CHURN: A MODELING STEP TOWARDS RESOLVING THE CONFLICT BETWEEN THE SALES AND CREDIT DEPARTMENT (282KB)
Jonathan Burez and Dirk Van den Poel – August 2007, 30 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Expert Systems With Applications, 2008, 35(1-2), 497-514 (A1))

WP 07/475

INCREMENTAL FINANCING DECISIONS IN HIGH GROWTH COMPANIES: PECKING ORDER AND DEBT CAPACITY CONSIDERATIONS (86KB)
Tom Vanacker and Sophie Manigart – August 2007, 35 p.
(Publishedexternal site ‘Pecking order and debt capacity considerations for high-growth companies seeking financing’ in Small Business Economics, 2010, 35(1), 53-69 (A1))

WP 07/474

ORDER FLOWS, NEWS, AND EXCHANGE RATE VOLATILITY (23KB)
Michael Frömmel, Alexander Mende and Lukas Menkhoff – June 2007, 27 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Journal Of International Money And Finance, 2008, 27(6), 994-1012 (A1))

WP 07/473

PERFORMANCE EVALUATION OF PORTFOLIO INSURANCE STRATEGIES USING STOCHASTIC DOMINANCE CRITERIA (260KB)
Jan Annaert, S. Van Osselaer and Bert Verstraete – June 2007, 25 p.

WP 07/471

WAGE INEQUALITY AND IMMIGRATION: WESTERN-EUROPE IN THE SIXTIES (221KB)
Nathalie Chusseau, Michel Dumont, Joël Hellier, Glenn Rayp and Peter Willemé – June 2007, 23 p.

WP 07/469

RANDOM MULTICLASS CLASSIFICATION: GENERALIZING RANDOM FORESTS TO RANDOM MNL AND RANDOM NB (81KB)
Anita Prinzie and Dirk Van den Poel – June 2007, 30 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Proceedings of the 18th International Database and Expert Systems Applications Conference (DEXA 2007), September 3-7, 2007, Regensburg, Germany, Springer, Lecture Notes in Computer Science 4653, 349-358, ISBN 978-3-540-74467-2.

WP 07/468

A SMALL BUSINESS LEADER’S PERCEPTION ON CSR AND BUSINESS ETHICAL CONCEPTS: AN APPLICATION OF RGT IN MANAGEMENT AND SOCIAL SCIENCES. (91KB)
Yves Fassin, Annick Van Rossem and Marc Buelens – June 2007, 30 p.
(Publishedexternal site as ‘Corporate governance in the debate on CSR and ethics : sensemaking of social issues in management by authorities and CEOs’ in Corporate Governance-an International Review, 2009, 17(5), 573-593 (A1))

WP 07/467

GENDER DIFFERENCES IN DOUBLE STANDARDS (155KB)
Iris Vermeir and Patrick Van Kenhove – June 2007, 30 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Journal Of Business Ethics, 2008, 81(2), 281-295 (A1))

WP 07/466

A FAMILY OF EXPERIMENTS TO EVALUATE A FUNCTIONAL SIZE MEASUREMENT PROCEDURE FOR WEB APPLICATIONS (128KB)
Silvia Abrahão and Geert Poels – May 2007, 30 p.
(Publishedexternal site in JOURNAL OF SYSTEMS AND SOFTWARE, 2009, 82(2), 253-269. (A1))

WP 07/465

RISK MANAGEMENT OF A BOND PORTFOLIO USING OPTIONS (36KB)
Jan Annaert, Griselda Deelstra, Dries Heyman and Michèle Vanmaele – May 2007, 25 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Insurance Mathematics & Economics, 2007, 41(3), 299-316 (A1))

WP 07/464

IMPACT OF COHERENT VERSUS MULTIPLE IDENTITIES ON KNOWLEDGE INTEGRATION (133KB)
Annick Willem, Harry Scarbrough and Marc Buelens – May 2007, 27 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Journal Of Information Science, 2008, 34(3), 370-386 (A1))

WP 07/463

A CRITICAL NOTE ON EMPIRICAL COMPREHENSIVE INCOME RESEARCH (488KB)
Philippe Van Cauwenberge and Ignace De Beelde – May 2007, 20 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Betriebswirtschaftliche Forschung Und Praxis, 2010, 62(1), 82-101 (A1))

WP 07/462

METAMODELING THE QUALITY OF THE WEB DEVELOPMENT PROCESS’ INTERMEDIATE ARTIFACTS (66KB)
Cristina Cachero, Geert Poels, Coral Calero and Yolanda Marhuenda – May 2007, 50 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Lecture Notes in Computer Science, 2007, 4607, 74-89)

WP 07/461

RUSSIA FROM BUST TO BOOM: OIL, POLITICS OR THE RUBLE? (456KB)
Bruno Merlevede, Koen Schoors and Bas van Aarle – April 2007, 32 p.

WP 07/460

POSITIONING REA AS A BUSINESS DOMAIN ONTOLOGY (49KB)
Frederik Gailly, Wim Laurier and Geert Poels – April 2007, 39 p.
(Publishedexternal site as ‘Positioning and Formalizing the REA Enterprise Ontology’ in Journal Of Information Systems, 2008, 22(2), 219-248 (A2))

WP 07/459

WHAT DISTINGUISHES EMAS PARTICIPANTS? AN EXPLORATION OF COMPANY CHARACTERISTICS (160KB)
Roeland Bracke, Tom Verbeke and Veerle Dejonckheere – April 2007, 26 p.
(Publishedexternal site as ‘What Determines the Decision to Implement EMAS? A European Firm Level Study’ in Environmental & Resource Economics, 2008, 41(4), 499-518 (A1))

WP 07/458

THE AGENCY MODEL AS A PREDICTOR OF THE SIZE OF THE INTERNAL AUDIT FUNCTION IN BELGIAN COMPANIES (207KB)
Gerrit Sarens and Mohammed J. Abdolmohammadi – April 2007, 30 p.
(Publishedexternal site as ‘Monitoring effects of the internal audit function: agency theory versus other explanatory variables’ in International Journal of Auditing, 2011, vol. 15, no. 1, pp. 1-20)

WP 07/443

COGNITIVE STYLES AND PERSON-ENVIRONMENT FIT: INVESTIGATING THE IMPACT OF COGNITIVE (MIS)FIT (175KB)
Eva Cools and Herman Van den Broeck – April 2007, 39 p.
(Publishedexternal site as ‘Cognitive styles and person-environment fit: investigating the consequences of cognitive (mis)fit’ in European Journal Of Work And Organizational Psychology, 2009, 18(2), 167-198 (A1))

WP 07/456

A GENETIC ALGORITHM TO INVESTIGATE THE TRADE-OFF BETWEEN PROJECT LEAD TIME AND NET PRESENT VALUE (145KB)
Mario Vanhoucke – March 2007, 20 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Lecture Notes in Computer Science, 2009, 5482, p. 13-24. (A1))

WP 07/455

AN ASSESSMENT OF GOVERNMENT FUNDING OF BUSINESS ANGEL NETWORKS: A REGIONAL STUDY (201KB)
Veroniek Collewaert, Sophie Manigart and Rudy Aernoudt – March 2007, 27 p.
(Publishedexternal site as ‘Assessment of government funding of business angel networks in Flanders’ in Regional Studies, 2010, 44(1), 119-130 (A1))

WP 07/454

A HYBRID SCATTER SEARCH HEURISTIC FOR PERSONALIZED CREW ROSTERING IN THE AIRLINE INDUSTRY (784KB)
Broos Maenhout and Mario Vanhoucke – February 2007, 32 p.
(Publishedexternal site in European Journal Of Operational Research, 2010, 206(1), 155-167 (A1))

WP 07/453

LEARNING MODE OF SMALL BUSINESS OWNERS IN BELGIUM (175KB)
Annick Willem and Herman Van den Broeck – February 2007, 27 p.
(Publishedexternal site in International Journal Of Entrepreneurship & Small Business, 2009, 7(1), 92-106 (A2))

WP 07/451

THE ADOPTION OF ACCRUAL ACCOUNTING IN FLEMISH PUBLIC CENTRES FOR SOCIAL WELFARE: EXAMINING THE IMPORTANCE OF AGENTS OF CHANGE (241KB)
Paul Wildels and Johan Christiaens – January 2007, 24 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Implementing reforms in Public Sector Accounting, 2008, 229-253 (B2))

WP 07/450

SOPHISTICATED DISCIPLINE IN A NASCENT DEPOSIT MARKET: EVIDENCE FROM POST-COMMUNIST RUSSIA (186KB)
Alexei Karas, William Pyle and Koen Schoors – January 2007, 42 p.
(Publishedexternal site as ‘How do Russian depositors discipline their banks ? Evidence of a backward bending deposit supply function’ in Oxford Economic Papers-new Series, 2010, 62(1), 36-61 (A1))

WP 07/449

RESEARCH METHODS IN NEGOTIATION: 1965-2004 (250KB)
Marc Buelens, Mieke Van De Woestyne, Steven Mestdagh and Dave Bouckenooghe – January 2007, 37 p.
(Publishedexternal site as ‘Methodological issues in negotiation research: a state-of-the-art-review’ in Group Decision and Negotiation, 2008, 17(4). p.321-345 (A1))

WP 07/448

CORPORATE GOVERNANCE AND BOARD EFFECTIVENESS : BEYOND FORMALISM (354KB)
Abigail Levrau and Lutgart A.A. Van den Berghe – January 2007, 41 p.

WP 07/447

IDENTIFYING KEY DETERMINANTS OF EFFECTIVE BOARDS OF DIRECTORS (481KB)
Abigail Levrau and Lutgart A.A. Van den Berghe – January 2007, 45 p.

WP 07/446

HOW TO GOVERN BUSINESS SERVICES EXCHANGES: CONTRACTUAL AND RELATIONAL ISSUES (262KB)
Darline Vandaele, Deva Rangarajan, Paul Gemmel and Annouk Lievens – January 2007, 44 p.
(Publishedexternal site in International Journal Of Management Reviews, 2007, 9(3), 237-258 (A1))

WP 07/445

TOWARDS ONTOLOGY-DRIVEN INFORMATION SYSTEMS: REDESIGN AND FORMALIZATION OF THE REA ONTOLOGY (127KB)
Frederik Gailly and Geert Poels – January 2007, 18 p.
(Publishedexternal site in 10th International Conference on Business Information Systems (BIS 2007), Lecture Notes in Computer Science 4439, 245-259)

WP 07/444

ONTOLOGY-DRIVEN BUSINESS MODELLING: IMPROVING THE CONCEPTUAL REPRESENTATION OF THE REA ONTOLOGY (124KB)
Frederik Gailly and Geert Poels – January 2007, 19 p.
(Publishedexternal site in 26th International Conference on Conceptual Modeling (ER 2007), Lecture Notes in Computer Science 4801, 407-422)

WP 07/440

DIFFERENCES BETWEEN PRIVATE AND PUBLIC SECTOR EMPLOYEES’ PSYCHOLOGICAL CONTRACTS (267KB)
Annick Willem, Ans Devos and Marc Buelens – January 2007, 41 p.
(Publishedexternal site as ‘Comparing Private and Public Sector Employees’ Psychological Contracts’ in Public Management Review, 2009, 12(2), 275-302 (A1))

WP 07/438

THE IMPACT OF STRUCTURAL COMPLEXITY ON THE UNDERSTANDABILITY OF UML STATECHART DIAGRAMS (334KB)
José A. Cruz-Lemus, Ann Maes, Marcela Genero, Geert Poels and Mario Piattini – January 2007, 32 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Information Sciences, 2010, 180(11), 2209-2220 (A1))

WP 07/437

STARTING IN A HIGH STRAIN JOB…SHORT PAIN? (260KB)
Elsy Verhofstadt, Hans De Witte and Eddy Omey – January 2007, 23 p.
(Publishedexternal site as ‘Demand, control and its relationship with job mobility among young workers’ in Economic And Industrial Democracy, 2009, 30(2), 266-293 (A1))

WP 07/436

ARE YOUNG WORKERS COMPENSATED FOR A HIGH STRAIN JOB? (214KB)
Elsy Verhofstadt, Hans De Witte and Eddy Omey – January 2007, 18 p.

WP 07/435

RANDOM FORESTS FOR MULTICLASS CLASSIFICATION: RANDOM MULTINOMIAL LOGIT (26KB)
Anita Prinzie and Dirk Van den Poel – January 2007, 31 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Expert Systems with Applications, 2008, 34(3), 1721-1732. (A1))

WP 07/434

TAMING TROJAN HORSES: IDENTIFYING AND MITIGATING CORPORATE SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY RISKS (115KB)
Pursey P. M. A. R. Heugens and Nikolay A. Dentchev – January 2007, 43 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Journal Of Business Ethics, 2007, 75(2), 151-170 (A1))

WP 07/433

BANKING BEHAVIOUR AFTER THE LIFECYCLE EVENT OF “MOVING IN TOGETHER”: AN EXPLORATORY STUDY OF THE ROLE OF MARKETING INVESTMENTS (136KB)
Bart Larivière and Dirk Van den Poel – January 2007, 43 p.
(Publishedexternal site in European Journal of Operational Research, 2007, 183(1), 2007, 345-369. (A1))

WP 07/431

BLOCKING AND ACCEPTING STEERING FROM MINISTERS AND DEPARTMENTS. COPING STRATEGIES OF AGENCIES IN FLANDERS (206KB)
Jan Rommel and Johan Christiaens – January 2007, 34 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Public Management Review, 2009, 11(1), 79-100 (A1))

WP 07/430

DOES SACKING THE COACH HELP OR HINDER THE TEAM IN THE SHORT TERM? EVIDENCE FROM BELGIAN SOCCER. (192KB)
Anne-Line Balduck and Marc Buelens – January 2007, 26 p.
(Forthcoming is in Research Quarterly for Exercise and Sport. (A1))

WP 06/429

THE KINKED DEMAND CURVE AND PRICE RIGIDITY : EVIDENCE FROM SCANNER DATA (191KB)
Maarten Dossche, Freddy Heylen and Dirk Van den Poel – December 2006, 42 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Scandinavian Journal Of Economics, 2010, 112(4), 723-752 (A1))

WP 06/428

INTERNAL AUDIT: THE EXPERT IN PROVIDING COMFORT TO THE AUDIT COMMITTEE. THE CASE OF RISK MANAGEMENT AND INTERNAL CONTROL (114KB)
Gerrit Sarens and Ignace De Beelde – December 2006, 34 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Journal of Entrepreneurship, 2007, 16(2), 147-171)

WP 06/427

HUNTING THE HEFFALUMP: CAN TRAIT AND COGNITIVE CHARACTERISTICS PREDICT ENTREPRENEURIAL ORIENTATION? (263KB)
Eva Cools and Herman Van den Broeck – December 2006, 29 p.
(Published in the Journal of Small Business Strategy, Vol. 18-2 Fall/Winter 2007/2008)

WP 06/426

MANAGEMENT CONTROL CHANGE IN FLEMISH PUBLIC CENTRES FOR SOCIAL WELFARE: AN EXPLORATORY STUDY (140KB)
Paul Windels and Johan Christiaens – November 2006, 22 p.
(Publishedexternal site as ‘Management Reform in Flemish Public Centres for Social Welfare: Examining Organisational Change’ in Local Government Studies, 2006, 32(4), 389-411. (A1))

WP 06/425

UNEMPLOYMENT IN THE OECD SINCE THE 1960S. DO WE REALLY KNOW? (201KB)
Tino Berger and Gerdie Everaert – November 2006, 6 p.
(Publishedexternal site as ‘A replication note on unemployment in the OECD since the 1960s: what do we know?’ in Empirical Economics, 2009, 36(2), 479-485 (A1))

WP 06/424

NURTURING AND GROWING INNOVATIVE START-UPS: THE ROLE OF POLICY AS INTEGRATOR (123KB)
Bart Clarysse and Johan Bruneel – November 2006, 19 p.
(Publishedexternal site in R & D Management, 2007, 37(2), 139-149 (A1))

WP 06/423

MISSION STATEMENT PERCEPTION: ARE WE ALL ON THE SAME WAVELENGTH? A CASE STUDY IN A FLEMISH HOSPITAL. (245KB)
Sebastian Desmidt and Aimé Heene – November 2006, 23 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Health Care Management Review, 2007, 32(1), 77-87 (A1))

WP 06/422

THE QUEST FOR CITATIONS: DRIVERS OF ARTICLE IMPACT (118KB)
Stefan Stremersch, Isabel Verniers and Peter C. Verhoef – November 2006, 51 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Journal of Marketing, 2007, 71(3), 171-193. (A1))

WP 06/420

EMPLOYMENT AND GROWTH IN EUROPE AND THE US – THE ROLE OF FISCAL POLICY COMPOSITION – (348KB)
Tine Dhont and Freddy Heylen – November 2006, 29 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Oxford Economic Papers-new Series, 2009, 61(3), 538-565 (A1))

WP 06/419

TOWARDS IMPROVING THE NAVIGABILITY OF WEB APPLICATIONS: A MODEL-DRIVEN APPROACH (174KB)
Cristina Cachero, Santiago Meliá, Marcela Genero, Geert Poels and Coral Calero – November 2006, 46 p.
(Publishedexternal site in European Journal of Information Systems, 2007, 16, 420-447. (A1))

WP 06/418

A FINITE CAPACITY PRODUCTION SCHEDULING PROCEDURE FOR A BELGIAN STEEL COMPANY (134KB)
Dieter Debels and Mario Vanhoucke – October 2006, 25 p.
(Publishedexternal site in International Journal Of Production Research, 2009, 47(3), 561-584 (A1))

WP 06/417

A SCATTER SEARCH PROCEDURE FOR MAXIMIZING THE NET PRESENT VALUE OF A RESOURCE-CONSTRAINED PROJECT WITH FIXED ACTIVITY CASH FLOWS (265KB)
Mario Vanhoucke – October 2006, 23 p.
(Publishedexternal site in International Journal Of Production Research, 2010, 48(7), 1983-2001 (A1))

WP 06/415

THE USE OF NEGOTIATED ENVIRONMENTAL AGREEMENTS: FROM GENTLEMEN’S AGREEMENTS TO BINDING CONTRACTS (383KB)
Roeland Bracke, Johan Albrecht and Marc De Clercq – September 2006, 49 p.

WP 06/414

MICROECONOMIC DETERMINANTS OF ACQUISITIONS OF EASTERN EUROPEAN BANKS BY WESTERN EUROPEAN BANKS (81KB)
Gleb Lanine and Rudi Vander Vennet – September 2006, 27 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Economics Of Transition, 2007, 15(2), 285-308 (A1))

WP 06/413

STRUCTURAL VERSUS TEMPORARY DRIVERS OF COUNTRY AND INDUSTRY RISK (117KB)
Lieven Baele and Koen Inghelbrecht – September 2006, 71 p.
(Publishedexternal site as ‘Time-varying Integration and International diversification strategies’ in Journal of Empirical Finance, 2009, 16(3), 368–387 (A1))

WP 06/412

CHURN PREDICTION IN SUBSCRIPTION SERVICES: AN APPLICATION OF SUPPORT VECTOR MACHINES WHILE COMPARING TWO PARAMETER-SELECTION TECHNIQUES (143KB)
Kristof Coussement and Dirk Van den Poel – September 2006, 55 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Expert Systems with Applications, 2008, 34(1), 313-327 (A1))

WP 06/410

OORZAKEN VAN ONDERNEMINGEN IN MOEILIJKHEDEN: EEN VRAGENLIJST ALS DIAGNOSE-INSTRUMENT (133KB)
Hubert Ooghe and Sofie De Prijcker – September 2006, 18 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Maandschrift voor Accountancy & Bedrijfskunde, 2006, 26(9), 32-39 (A2))

WP 06/409

OUTSOURCING OF ACCOUNTING TASKS IN SMES: AN EXTENDED TCE MODEL (135KB)
Patricia Everaert, Gerrit Sarens and Jan Rommel – September 2006, 11 p.
(Publishedexternal site as ‘Using transaction cost economics to explain outsourcing of accounting’ in Small Business Economics, 2010, Volume 3, Issue 1, pp. 93-112 (A1))

WP 06/408

NOTE ON STATE DEPENDENT MUTATIONS AS AN EQUILIBRIUM REFINEMENT DEVICE (264KB)
Thomas Demuynck and Arne Schollaert – September 2006, 37 p.

WP 06/406

DEVELOPMENT OF A USER EVALUATIONS BASED QUALITY MODEL FOR CONCEPTUAL MODELING (126KB)
Ann Maes and Geert Poels – August 2006, 32 p.
(Publishedexternal site as ‘Evaluating quality of conceptual modelling scripts based on user perceptions’ in Data & Knowledge Engineering, 2007, 63(3), 701-724. (A1))

WP 06/405

A NOTE ON PERFORMANCE MEASURES FOR FAILURE PREDICTION MODELS (186KB)
Hubert Ooghe and Christophe Spaenjers – August 2006, 7 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Applied Economics Letters, 2010, 17, 67-70. (A1))

WP 06/403

SOURCING OF ACCOUNTING: EVIDENCE FROM BELGIAN SMES (162KB)
Patricia Everaert, Gerrit Sarens and Jan Rommel – August 2006, 33 p.
(Publishedexternal site as ‘Sourcing strategy of Belgian SMEs: empirical evidence for the accounting services’ in Production Planning & Control, 2007, 18(8), 716-725. (A1))

WP 06/402

DOES THE STOCK MARKET VALUE BANK DIVERSIFICATION? (310KB)
Lieven Baele, Olivier De Jonghe and Rudi Vander Vennet – August 2006, 30 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Journal Of Banking & Finance, 2007, 31(7), 1999-2023 (A1))

WP 06/401

THE EFFECT OF NORMS, ATTITUDES AND HABITS ON SPEEDING BEHAVIOR: SCALE DEVELOPMENT AND MODEL BUILDING AND ESTIMATION (92KB)
Patrick De Pelsmacker and Wim Janssens – July 2006, 33 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Accident Analysis and Prevention, 39(1), 2007, 6-15. (A1))

WP 06/400

DOES THE COMPREHENSIVE INCOME MATRIX MAKE UNSOPHISTICATED USERS OVEREMPHASISE FAIR VALUE INCOME? (159KB)
Philippe Van Cauwenberge and Ignace De Beelde – July 2006, 34 p.
(Publishedexternal site as ‘A two-column matrix of comprehensive income without a comprehensive income total’ in Maandschrift voor Accountancy & Bedrijfskunde, 2008, 28(7), 31-40 (A2))

WP 06/398

GOVERNMENTAL ACCOUNTING REFORMS: GOING BACK WHERE WE BELONG? (130KB)
Johan Christiaens and Jan Rommel – June 2006, 19 p.
(Publishedexternal site as ‘Accrual accounting reforms : only for businesslike (parts of) governments’ in Financial Accountability & Management, 2008, 24(1), 59-95 (A2))

WP 06/397

EXPLAINING COMPANY-LEVEL INFLUENCES ON INDIVIDUAL CAREER CHOICES: TOWARDS A TRANSITIONAL CAREER PATTERN? EVIDENCE FROM BELGIUM (101KB)
Nele Soens, Ans De Vos and Dirk Buyens – June 2006, 42 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Management Revue, 2006, 17(3), pp. 307-327)

WP 06/396

INVESTIGATING THE IMPACT OF FIRM SIZE ON SMALL BUSINESS SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY: A CRITICAL REVIEW (116KB)
Jan Lepoutre and Aimé Heene – June 2006, 43 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Journal of Business Ethics, 2006 67(3): 257-273. (A1))

WP 06/395

THE RELATIONSHIPS BETWEEN TRAITS, PERSONAL VALUES, TOPIC INVOLVEMENT, AND TOPIC SENSITIVITY IN A MAIL SURVEY CONTEXT (96KB)
Katrien Wijnen, Iris Vermeir and Patrick Van Kenhove – June 2006, 25 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Personality and Individual Differences, 2007, 42(1), 2007, 61-73. (A1))

WP 06/393

TO MOVE OR NOT TO MOVE? THE RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN CAREER MANAGEMENT AND PREFERRED CAREER MOVES (107KB)
Ans De Vos, Koen Dewettinck and Dirk Buyens – June 2006, 35 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Employee Relations, 2008, 30(2))

WP 06/392

THE INTRODUCTION OF THE ANGLO-AMERICAN AUDIT FIRMS IN FRANCE (117KB)
Ignace De Beelde, Nathalie Gonthier-Besacier and Alain Mikol – June 2006, 28 p.
(Publishedexternal site as ‘Internationalizing the French auditing Profession’ in Accounting Historians Journal, 2009, 36(1), 29-59 (A2))

WP 06/391

PRE-EMPTIVE RESOURCE-CONSTRAINED PROJECT SCHEDULING WITH SETUP TIMES (415KB)
Dieter Debels and Mario Vanhoucke – May 2006, 24 p.
(Publishedexternal site as ‘Setup times and fast tracking in resource-constrained project scheduling’ in Computers & Industrial Engineering, 2008, 54(4), 1062-1070 (A1))

WP 06/390

EXPLOITING RANDOMNESS FOR FEATURE SELECTION IN MULTINOMIAL LOGIT: A CRM CROSS-SELL APPLICATION (98KB)
Anita Prinzie and Dirk Van den Poel – May 2006, 15 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Advances In Data Mining, 2006, 4065, 310-323 (A1))

WP 06/389

A MODEL OF ANTECEDENTS AND CHARACTERISTICS OF CORPORATE SPIN-OFFS (252KB)
Els Van de Velde and Bart Clarysse – May 2006, 38 p.

WP 06/388

FAILURE PROCESSES AND CAUSES OF COMPANY BANKRUPTCY: A TYPOLOGY (78KB)
Hubert Ooghe and Sofie De Prijcker – May 2006, 38 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Management Decision, 2008, 46(1-2), 223-242 (A1))

WP 06/387

META-HEURISTIC RESOURCE-CONSTRAINED PROJECT SCHEDULING:SOLUTION SPACE RESTRICTIONS AND NEIGHBOURHOOD EXTENSIONS (260KB)
Dieter Debels and Mario Vanhoucke – May 2006, 18 p.
(Publishedexternal site as ‘The electromagnetism meta-heuristic applied to the resource-constrained project scheduling problem’ in Artificial Evolution, 2006, 3871, 259-270 (A1))

WP 06/386

THE PATTERNS AND DETERMINANTS OF PRICE SETTING IN THE BELGIAN INDUSTRY (327KB)
David Cornille and Maarten Dossche – May 2006, 41 p.
(Publishedexternal site as ‘Some evidence on the adjustment of producer prices’ in Scandinavian Journal Of Economics, 2008, 110(3), 489-518 (A1))

WP 06/385

THE IMPACT OF VARIOUS ACTIVITY ASSUMPTIONS ON THE LEAD-TIME AND RESOURCE UTILIZATION OF RESOURCE-CONSTRAINED PROJECTS (159KB)
Dieter Debels and Mario Vanhoucke – May 2006, 21 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Computers and Industrial Engineering, 2008, 54, 140-154. (A1))

WP 06/384

EFFECTS OF ORGANIZATIONAL DESIGN DIMENSIONS ON INTER-UNIT KNOWLEDGE SHARING (228KB)
Annick Willem and Marc Buelens – May 2006, 37 p.
(Publishedexternal site in International Conference on Organizational Learning, Knowledge and Capabilities, 2006, 06/384 (A4))

WP 06/383

RE-EXAMINING THE STRUCTURAL AND THE PERSISTENCE APPROACH TO UNEMPLOYMENT (513KB)
Tino Berger and Gerdie Everaert – May 2006, 28 p.
(Publishedexternal site as “Unemployment Persistence and the NAIRU: A Bayesian Approach” in Scottish Journal of Political Economy, 2008, 55(3). p.281-299 (A1))

WP 06/382

LINKING BEHAVIORAL CONTROL TO FRONTLINE EMPLOYEE COMMITMENT AND PERFORMANCE: A TEST OF TWO ALTERNATIVE EXPLANATIONS USING MOTIVATION THEORIES (129KB)
Koen Dewettinck and Dirk Buyens – May 2006, 37 p.
(Publishedexternal site as ‘De invloed van gedragssturing op de werkplek op de betrokkenheid en prestaties van medewerkers : een test van twee alternatieve verklaringen’ in Gedrag & Organisatie, 2006, 19(2), 161-182 (A2))

WP 06/381

THE EMOTIONAL EXPERIENCE OF GUILT IN ETHICALLY QUESTIONABLE CONSUMER SITUATIONS (110KB)
Sarah Steenhaut and Patrick Van Kenhove – April 2006, 48 p.
(Publishedexternal site as ‘The mediating role of anticipated guilt in consumers’ ethical decision-making’ in Journal of Business Ethics, 2006, 69(3), 269-288. (A1))

WP 06/380

DE FINANCIËLE TOESTAND VAN DE BELGISCHE ONDERNEMINGEN 2006 RATIO’S EN TOTAALSCORE OP BASIS VAN DE FITO®-METER 1995-2004 (139KB)
Hubert Ooghe and Christophe Spaenjers – April 2006, 23 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Financieel Forum : Bank- En Financiewezen = Forum Financier : Revue Bancaire Et Financier, 2006, 70(4), 219-235 (A4))

WP 06/379

THE COGNITIVE STYLE INDICATOR: DEVELOPMENT AND VALIDATION OF A NEW MEASUREMENT INSTRUMENT (140KB)
Eva Cools, Herman Van den Broeck and Dave Bouckenooghe – April 2006, 38 p.
(Publishedexternal site as ‘Development and validation of the Cognitive Style Indicator’ in The Journal of Psychology, 2007, 141(4), 359-387. (A1))

WP 06/378

CO-BRANDING IN ADVERTISING: THE ISSUE OF PRODUCT AND BRAND FIT (123KB)
Maggie Geuens and Claude Pecheux – April 2006, 33 p.
(Publishedexternal site in R. Duyck & C. Van Tilborgh (eds.), Management Jaarboek, Roularta, Roeselare, 2006, 197-202) (B2)

WP 06/377

THE MODERATING IMPACT OF RELATIONAL STRENGTH ON THE RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN RELATIONSHIP QUALITY AND PURCHASING BEHAVIOR (198KB)
Marie Hélène De Cannière, Patrick De Pelsmacker and Maggie Geuens – March 2006, 14 p.
(Publishedexternal site as ‘Relationship Quality and Purchase Intention and Behavior: The Moderating Impact of Relationship Strength’ in Journal Of Business And Psychology, 2010, 25(1), 87-98 (A1))

WP 06/375

PUTTING THE NEW KEYNESIAN MODEL TO A TEST (241KB)
Gert Peersman and Roland Straub – March 2006, 32 p.

WP 06/374

THE ROLE OF THE PSYCHOLOGICAL CONTRACT IN RETENTION MANAGEMENT: CONFRONTING HR-MANAGERS’ AND EMPLOYEES’ VIEWS ON RETENTION FACTORS AND THE RELATIONSHIP WITH EMPLOYEES’ INTENTIONS TO STAY (262KB)
Ans De Vos, Annelies Meganck and Dirk Buyens – March 2006, 32 p.
(Published as “What HR managers do versus what employees value: Exploring both parties’ views on retention management from a psychological contract perspective” in Personnel Review, 2008, 38(1), p. 45-60. (A1))

WP 06/373

ORGANIZATIONAL VERSUS INDIVIDUAL RESPONSIBILITY FOR CAREER MANAGEMENT: COMPLEMENTS OR SUBSTITUTES? (189KB)
Ans De Vos, Koen Dewettinck and Dirk Buyens – March 2006, 21 p.
(Published as “The professional career on the right track: A study on the interaction between career self-management and organizational career management in explaining employee outcomes” in European Journal of Work and Organizational Psychology, 2009, 18(1), p. 55-80. (A1))

WP 06/371

WORKING WITH UNFAMILIAR PARTNERS: RELATIONAL EMBEDDEDNESS AND PARTNER SELECTION IN INTER-FIRM COLLABORATIONS (262KB)
Miguel Meuleman, Sophie Manigart, Andy Lockett and Mike Wright – March 2006, 41 p.
(Publishedexternal site as ‘Partner selection decisions in interfirm collaborations : the paradox of relational embeddedness’ in Journal Of Management Studies, 2010, 47(6), 995-1019 (A1))

WP 06/370

THE MEDIATING ROLE OF ANTICIPATED GUILT IN CONSUMERS’ ETHICAL DECISION-MAKING (118KB)
Sarah Steenhaut and Patrick Van Kenhove – February 2006, 34 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Journal of Business Ethics, 2006, 69(3), 269-288. (A1))

WP 06/369

PATTERN RECOGNITION OF RESOURCE-EVENT-AGENT CONCEPTUAL MODELLING STRUCTURES (460KB)
Geert Poels, Ann Maes, Frederik Gailly and Roland Paemeleire – February 2006, 20 p.
(Forthcoming)

WP 06/367

DON’T FALL FROM THE SADDLE: THE IMPORTANCE OF HIGHER MOMENTS OF CREDIT LOSS DISTRIBUTIONS (402KB)
Jan Annaert; C. G. J. B., J. Lamoot and Gleb Lanine – February 2006, 20 p.

WP 06/366

COMPARISON AND HYBRIDIZATION OF CROSSOVER OPERATORS FOR THE NURSE SCHEDULING PROBLEM (149KB)
Broos Maenhout and Mario Vanhoucke – January 2006, 20 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Annals of Operations Research, 2008, (159), 333-353. (A1))

WP 06/365

AN EFFICIENT HYBRID SEARCH ALGORITHM FOR VARIOUS OPTIMIZATION PROBLEMS (160KB)
Mario Vanhoucke – January 2006, 14 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Evolutionary Computation In Combinatorial Optimization, Proceedings, 2006, 3906, 272-283 (A1))

WP 06/364

CONSUMER INNOVATIVENESS AND GLB: A COMPARATIVE STUDY (247KB)
Bert Vandecasteele and Maggie Geuens – January 2006, 34 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Journal of Business Research, 2009, 62(1), p.134-144 (A1))

WP 06/363

HUMAN CAPITAL AND THE INTERNATIONALIZATION OF VENTURE CAPITAL FIRMS (117KB)
Sophie Manigart, Veroniek Collewaert, Mike Wright, Sarika Pruthi, Andy Lockett, Hans Bruining, Ulrich Hommel and Hans Landstrom – January 2006, 25 p.
(Publishedexternal site in International Entrepreneurship And Management Journal, 2007, 3(1), 109-125 (A2))

WP 06/361

THE NATURE OF THE MUTATION PROCESS MATTERS (BERGIN AND LIPMAN [1996] REVISITED) (209KB)
Thomas DEMUYNCK and Arne Schollaert – January 2006, 8 p.
(Forthcoming in Comparative Economic Systems, 2009) (A2)

WP 06/360

USING PREDICTED OUTCOME STRATIFIED SAMPLING TO REDUCE THE VARIABILITY IN PREDICTIVE PERFORMANCE OF A ONE-SHOT TRAIN-AND-TEST SPLIT FOR INDIVIDUAL CUSTOMER PREDICTIONS (108KB)
Geert Verstraeten and Dirk Van den Poel – January 2006, 10 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Published in Proceedings of the 6th Industrial Conference on Data Mining (ICDM), 2006, 214-224 (B2))

WP 06/359

TRANSACTION COSTS, BEHAVIORAL UNCERTAINTY AND THE FORMATION OF INTERFIRM COOPERATIONS: SYNDICATION IN THE UK PRIVATE EQUITY MARKET (118KB)
Miguel Meuleman, Sophie Manigart, Andy Lockett and Mike Wright – January 2006, 51 p.
(Publishedexternal site as ‘Private equity syndication : agency costs, reputation and collaboration’ in Journal Of Business, Finance & Accounting, 2009, 36(5-6), 616-644 (A1))

WP 06/358

INTERACTION BETWEEN INTERNAL AUDITORS AND SENIOR MANAGEMENT: A QUALITATIVE ANALYSIS OF EXPECTATIONS AND PERCEPTIONS (110KB)
Gerrit Sarens and Ignace De Beelde – January 2006, 21 p.
(Publishedexternal site as ‘The relationship between internal audit and senior management : an analysis of expectations and perceptions’ in International Journal Of Auditing, 2006, 10(3), 219-241 (A2)) as ‘Interactie tussen interne audit en het auditcomité’ in Audit, Contro

WP 06/357

INTERACTION BETWEEN INTERNAL AUDITORS AND THE AUDIT COMMITTEE: AN ANALYSIS OF EXPECTATIONS AND PERCEPTIONS (237KB)
Gerrit Sarens and Ignace De Beelde – January 2006, 30 p.
(Publishedexternal site as ‘Interactie tussen interne audit en het auditcomité’ in Audit, Control & Governance, 2006, 9(2), 1-2 (A4))

WP 06/356

MINIMAL RIGHTS BASED SOLIDARITY (403KB)
Roland Iwan Luttens – January 2006, 20 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Social Choice And Welfare, 2010, 34(1), 47-64 (A1))

WP 05/355

SOCIAL CAPITAL AND POLITICAL BIAS IN KNOWLEDGE SHARING: AN EXPLORATORY STUDY. (107KB)
Annick Willem and Harry Scarbrough – December 2005, 35 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Human Relations, 2006, 59(10), p. 1343-1370, 2006. (A1))

WP 05/354

RHETORICS OF REFORM : THE CASE OF NEW PUBLIC MANAGEMENT AS A PARADIGM SHIFT (103KB)
Jan Rommel, Johan Christiaens and Carl Devos – December 2005, 25 p.
(Publishedexternal site as ‘Beyond the Paradigm Clashes in Public Administraton’ in Administrative Theory & Praxis, 2006, 28(4), 610-617)

WP 05/352

SUSTAINABLE FOOD CONSUMPTION, INVOLVEMENT, CERTAINTY AND VALUES: AN APPLICATION OF THE THEORY OF PLANNED BEHAVIOUR (112KB)
Iris Vermeir and Wim Verbeke – December 2005, 37 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Ecological Economics, 64(3), 2008, 542-553. (A1))

WP 05/351

CONSUMERS’ QUALITY PERCEPTION AS A BASIS FOR FISH MARKET SEGMENTATION IN BELGIUM (119KB)
Wim Verbeke, Iris Vermeir, Zuzanna Pieniak and Karen Brunsø¸ – December 2005, 32 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Food Quality and Preference, 2007, 18(4), June, 651-661. (A1))

WP 05/350

EXPLICIT AND IMPLICIT DETERMINANTS OF FAIR-TRADE BUYING BEHAVIOR (105KB)
Delphine Vantomme, Maggie Geuens, Jan De Houwer and Patrick De Pelsmacker – December 2005, 17 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Advances in Consumer Research, 33, 2006, 699-703 - Proceedings of the 2005 North American Conference of the Association for Consumer Research (ACR), 2005, September 29-October 2, San Antonio, Texas) (C )

WP 05/349

RESPONSE STYLES IN MARKETING RESEARCH : A MEANS AND COVARIANCE STRUCTURES COMPARISON OF MODES OF DATA-COLLECTION (415KB)
Bert Weijters, Niels Schillewaert and Maggie Geuens – November 2005, 41 p.
(Publishedexternal site as ‘Assessing response styles across modes of data collection’ in Journal of the Academy of Marketing Science, 2008, 36(3). p.409-422 (A1))

WP 05/348

CRM AT A PAY-TV COMPANY: USING ANALYTICAL MODELS TO REDUCE CUSTOMER ATTRITION BY TARGETED MARKETING FOR SUBSCRIPTION SERVICES (138KB)
Jonathan Burez and Dirk Van den Poel – November 2005, 34 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Expert Systems with Applications, 2007, 32(2), 277-288. (A1))

WP 05/347

IMPACT OF ORGANIZATIONAL STRUCTURE ON NURSES’ JOB SATISFACTION: A QUESTIONNAIRE SURVEY. (105KB)
Annick Willem, Marc Buelens and Ives De Jonghe – November 2005, 30 p.
(Publishedexternal site in International Journal of Nursing Studies, 2007. 44(6), (A1))

WP 05/346

A TAXONOMY OF CONSUMER MOTIVES THROUGH PREFERRED BRAND PERSONALITY : EMPIRICAL FINDINGS FOR 11 COUNTRIES (116KB)
Nele Geeroms, Iris Vermeir, Patrick Van Kenhove and Hendrik Hendrickx – November 2005, 29 p.
(Publishedexternal site in A.M. Brumbaugh & G.R. Henderson (eds.), Proceedings of the Society for Consumer Psychology Winter Conference, 2005, February 24-26, Tradewinds Resort, St. Pete Beach, Florida, 24-25) (C)

WP 05/345

HEALTHY OR UNHEALTHY SLOGANS: THAT’S THE QUESTION… (109KB)
Leen Adams and Maggie Geuens – November 2005, 26 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Journal of Health Communication, 12(2), 2007, 173-185. (A1))

WP 05/344

KNOWLEDGE SHARING IN PUBLIC SECTOR ORGANIZATIONS: THE EFFECT OF ORGANIZATIONAL CHARACTERISTICS ON INTERDEPARTMENTAL KNOWLEDGE SHARING. (144KB)
Annick Willem and Marc Buelens – November 2005, 32 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Journal of Public Administration Research and Theory, 17(4), 2007, 581-606 (A1))

WP 05/343

FINANCIAL REPORTING QUALITY IN PRIVATE EQUITY BACKED COMPANIES: THE IMPACT OF OWNERSHIP CONCENTRATION (111KB)
Christof Beuselinck and Sophie Manigart – November 2005, 23 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Small Business Economics, 2007, 29(3), 261-274. (A1))

WP 05/342

EXPLAINING THE INTERNATIONAL DIFFUSION OF ENVIRONMENTAL MANAGEMENT SYSTEMS (94KB)
Roeland Bracke and Johan Albrecht – November 2005, 23 p.
(Publishedexternal site as ‘Competing environmental management standards: how ISO 14001 outnumbered EMAS in Germany, the UK, France, and Sweden’ in Environment and Planning C: Government and Policy, 2007, 25(4), 611-627. (A1))

WP 05/341

NEW COMPUTATIONAL RESULTS FOR THE NURSE SCHEDULING PROBLEM: A SCATTER SEARCH ALGORITHM (28KB)
Broos Maenhout and Mario Vanhoucke – November 2005, 21 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Lecture Notes on Computer Science, 2006, 3906, 159-170)

WP 05/340

MEASURING INFLATION PERSISTENCE: A STRUCTURAL TIME SERIES APPROACH (842KB)
Maarten Dossche and Gerdie Everaert – November 2005, 42 p.

WP 05/339

CHARACTERISATION AND GENERATION OF NURSE SCHEDULING PROBLEM INSTANCES (213KB)
Mario Vanhoucke and Broos Maenhout – October 2005, 31 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Annals of Operations Research, 2008 (159), 333-353)

WP 05/338

BUSINESS FAILURE PREDICTION: SIMPLE-INTUITIVE MODELS VERSUS STATISTICAL MODELS (402KB)
Hubert Ooghe, Christophe Spaenjers and Pieter Vandermoere – October 2005, 41 p.

WP 05/337

DEALING WITH UNCERTAINTIES WHEN GOVERNING CSR POLICIES (115KB)
Jan Lepoutre, Nikolay A. Dentchev and Aimé Heene – October 2005, 33 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Journal of Business Ethics, 2007. 73(4), 391-408, (A1))

WP 05/336

HEALTH ADVERTISING TO PROMOTE FRUIT AND VEGETABLE INTAKE: APPLICATION OF NEED-RELATED HEALTH AUDIENCE SEGMENTATION. (1.34MB)
Nele Geeroms, Patrick Van Kenhove and Wim Verbeke – October 2005, 39 p.
(Publishedexternal site as ‘Health advertising to promote fruit and vegetable intake: Application of health-related motive segmentation’ in Food Quality and Preference, 2008, 19(5). p.481-497)

WP 05/335

BUREAUCRATISATION AND THE GROWTH OF HEALTH CARE EXPENDITURES IN EUROPE (352KB)
Johan Albrecht, Mattias Neyt and Tom Verbeke – October 2005, 25 p.

WP 05/334

INCOME UNCERTAINTY AND AGGREGATE CONSUMPTION (581KB)
Lorenzo Pozzi – October 2005, 52 p.

WP 05/333

A SIMULATION ANALYSIS OF INTERACTIONS BETWEEN ERRORS IN COSTING SYSTEM DESIGN (152KB)
Eva Labro and Mario Vanhoucke – September 2005, 54 p.
(Deel 1: Publishedexternal site in The Accounting Review, 2007, 82, 939-962 (A1) – Deel 2: Forthcoming in Management Science (A1))

WP 05/332

MODELING LOGISTICS COSTS USING TIME-DRIVEN ABC: A CASE IN A DISTRIBUTION COMPANY (146KB)
Werner Bruggeman, Patricia Everaert, Steven R. Anderson and Yves Levant – September 2005, 51 p.
(Publishedexternal site in International Journal of Physical Distribution and Logistics Management, 2008, 38 (3), 172-191 - P. Everaert, W. Bruggeman, Gerrit Sarens, S. Anderson and Yves Levant, Cost Modeling in Logistics using Time-driven ABC: Experiences from a Wholesal

WP 05/331

MANAGEMENT REFORM IN FLEMISH LOCAL AUTHORITIES: TESTING THE INSTITUTIONAL FRAMEWORK (352KB)
Paul Windels and Johan Christiaens – September 2005, 28 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Local Government Studies, 2006, 32 (4), 389-411)

WP 05/329

FAILURE PREDICTION IN THE RUSSIAN BANK SECTOR WITH LOGIT AND TRAIT RECOGNITION MODELS (96KB)
Gleb Lanine and Rudi Vander Vennet – August 2005, 36 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Expert Systems with Applications, 2006, 30, 463-78)

WP 05/328

AN ASSESSMENT OF VALIDITY IN SMALL BUSINESS AND ENTREPRENEURSHIP RESEARCH (141KB)
Marc Buelens, Dave Bouckenooghe, Dirk De Clercq and Annick Willem – August 2005, 37 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Journal of Entrepreneurship, 2007, 16(2), 147-171 (A2))

WP 05/326

TESTING KARASEK’S LEARNING- AND STRAIN HYPOTHESIS ON YOUNG WORKERS IN THEIR FIRST JOB (133KB)
Hans De Witte, Elsy Verhofstadt and Eddy Omey – August 2005, 32 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Work&Stress, 2007, 21(2), 131-141. (A1))

WP 05/325

DO HUMAN CAPITAL AND FUND CHARACTERISTICS DRIVE FOLLOW-UP BEHAVIOUR OF EARLY STAGE HIGH TECH VCS? (354KB)
Mirjam Knockaert, Andy Lockett, Bart Clarysse and Mike Wright – August 2005, 32 p.

WP 05/324

PREDICTING CUSTOMER LOYALTY USING THE INTERNAL TRANSACTIONAL DATABASE (92KB)
Wouter Buckinx, Geert Verstraeten and Dirk Van den Poel – August 2005, 39 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Expert Systems with Applications, 2007, 32(1), 125-134. (A1))

WP 05/323

OBJECT CLASS OR ASSOCIATION CLASS? TESTING THE USER EFFECT ON CARDINALITY INTERPRETATION (117KB)
Geert Poels, Frederik Gailly, Ann Maes and Roland Paemeleire – August 2005, 19 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Perspectives in Conceptual Modelin, 2005, 3770, 33-42. (A1))

WP 05/321

AN EMPIRICAL INVESTIGATION OF THE RELATIONSHIPS AMONG A CONSUMER’S PERSONAL VALUES, ETHICAL IDEOLOGY AND ETHICAL BELIEFS (72KB)
Sarah Steenhaut and Patrick Van Kenhove – July 2005, 41 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Journal of Business Ethics, 2006, 64(2), 137-155. (A1))

WP 05/320

EVALUATION OF AGE-RELATED LABELS BY SENIOR CITIZENS (125KB)
Bert Weijters and Maggie Geuens – July 2005, 31 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Psychology & Marketing, 2006, 23(9), 783-798. (A1))

WP 05/318

NEED FOR CLOSURE AND YOUNGSTERS’ LEISURE TIME PREFERENCES (111KB)
Iris Vermeir and Maggie Geuens – July 2005, 29 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Psychological Reports, 2006, 98(2), 463-476. (A1))

WP 05/317

A SIMULATION AND EVALUATION OF EARNED VALUE METRICS TO FORECAST THE PROJECT DURATION (136KB)
Mario Vanhoucke and Stephan Vandevoorde – July 2005, 34 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Journal of the Operational Research Society, 2006, 58, 1361-1374. (A1))

WP 05/316

AN ELECTROMAGNETIC META-HEURISTIC FOR THE NURSE SCHEDULING PROBLEM (144KB)
Broos Maenhout and Mario Vanhoucke – July 2005, 35 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Journal of Heuristics, 2007 (13), 359-385. (A1))

WP 05/314

THE DISCRETE TIME/COST TRADE-OFF PROBLEM: EXTENSIONS AND HEURISTIC PROCEDURES (119KB)
Mario Vanhoucke and Dieter Debels – June 2005, 36 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Journal of Scheduling, 2007, 10, 311-326. (A1))

WP 05/313

VENTURE CAPITALISTS’ SELECTION PROCESS: THE CASE OF BIOTECHNOLOGY PROPOSALS (114KB)
Katleen Baeyens, Tom Vanacker and Sophie Manigart – June 2005, 27 p.
(Publishedexternal site in International Journal of Technology Management, 2006, 34(1/2), 28-46. (A1))

WP 05/312

A COMPARISON OF DIFFERENT PROJECT DURATION FORECASTING METHODS USING EARNED VALUE METRICS (95KB)
Stephan Vandevoorde and Mario Vanhoucke – June 2005, 23 p.
(Publishedexternal site in International Journal of Project Management, 2006, 24, 289-302)

WP 05/311

MEASURING USER BELIEFS AND ATTITUDES TOWARDS CONCEPTUAL MODELS: A FACTOR AND STRUCTURAL EQUATION MODEL (329KB)
Ann Maes, Geert Poels, Frederik Gailly and Roland Paemeleire – June 2005, 30 p.

WP 05/309

HOW TO CATCH FOREIGN FISH? FDI AND PRIVATISATION IN EU ACCESSION COUNTRIES (125KB)
Bruno Merlevede and Koen Schoors – June 2005, 37 p.
(Publishedexternal site as ‘Privatisation and foreign direct investment in 10 transition countries’ in Post-Communist Economics, 2009, 21(2), 143-156. (A1))

WP 05/308

BOYCOTTS, POWER POLITICS OR TRUST BUILDING: HOW TO PREVENT CONFLICT? (568KB)
Arne Schollaert and Dirk Van de gaer – June 2005, 39 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Journal of Institutional and Theoretical Economics, 2008, 164(2). p.356-379 (A1))

WP 05/307

BANK SUPERVISION RUSSIAN STYLE: RULES VS ENFORCEMENT AND TACIT OBJECTIVES (126KB)
Sophie Claeys, Gleb Lanine and Koen Schoors – May 2005, 64 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Journal of Comparative Economics, 2007. (A1))

WP 05/306

OUTSOURCING BIJ VLAAMSE ONDERNEMINGEN: EEN EXPLORATIEF ONDERZOEK (163KB)
Patricia Everaert and Gerrit Sarens – May 2005, 40 p.
(Publishedexternal site as ‘Outsourcing bij productieondernemingen: proposities tot verder onderzoek’ in Kwartaalschrift Economie’ 2004, 1(4), 435-455)

WP 05/305

ON THE IASB COMPREHENSIVE INCOME PROJECT, NEUTRALITY OF DISPLAY AND THE CASE FOR TWO EPS NUMBERS (140KB)
Philippe Van Cauwenberge and Ignace De Beelde – April 2005, 33 p.
(Publishedexternal site as ‘On the IASB comprehensive income project: an analysis of the case for dual income display’ in Abacus, 2007, 43(1), 1-26. (A1))

WP 05/304

INTERNAL AUDITOR’S PERCEPTION ABOUT THEIR ROLE IN RISK MANAGEMENT COMPARISON BETWEEN BELGIAN AND US COMPANIES (115KB)
Gerrit Sarens and Ignace De Beelde – April 2005, 30 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Managerial Auditing Journal, 2006, 21(1), 63-80)

WP 05/303

ENVIRONMENTAL AUDITING AND THE ROLE OF THE ACCOUNTANCY PROFESSION: A LITERATURE REVIEW (112KB)
Philippe De Moor and Ignace De Beelde – April 2005, 40 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Environmental Management, 36(2), august 2005, pp. 205-219)

WP 05/302

IMPLEMENTING EXTENDED PRODUCER RESPONSIBILITY IN FLEMISH WASTE POLICY: EVALUATION OF THE INTRODUCTION OF THE DUTY OF ACCEPTANCE (96KB)
Roeland Bracke and Marc De Clercq – April 2005, 29 p.
(Publishedexternal site as ‘Implementing the duty of acceptance in Flemish waste policy: the role of environmental voluntary approaches’ in the Handbook of Environmental Voluntary Agreements, Croci E. (Ed.), 2005, Springer, 43, 179-202)

WP 05/301

NASH RATIONALIZABILITY OF COLLECTIVE CHOICE OVER LOTTERIES (362KB)
Thomas Demuynck and Luc Lauwers – April 2005, 21 p.

WP 05/300

IMPACT OF SUPPORT SERVICES ON END-USERS’ SATISFACTION (131KB)
Darline Vandaele and Paul Gemmel – March 2005, 32 p.
(Publishedexternal site as ‘Purchased business services influence downstream supply chain members’ in International Journal of Service Industry Management, 2007, 18(3), 307-321 (A1))

WP 05/299

INVESTIGATING THE POST-COMPLAINT PERIOD BY MEANS OF SURVIVAL ANALYSIS (149KB)
Bart Larivière and Dirk Van den Poel – March 2005, 29 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Expert Systems with Applications, 2005, 29(3), 667-677. (A1))

WP 05/297

HOW DO EARLY STAGE HIGH TECHNOLOGY INVESTORS SELECT THEIR INVESTMENTS? (398KB)
Bart Clarysse, Mirjam Knockaert and Andy Lockett – March 2005, 42 p.
(Accepted for publication in R&D management)

WP 05/298

CONSTRAINED OPTIMIZATION OF DATA-MINING PROBLEMS TO IMPROVE MODEL PERFORMANCE: A DIRECT-MARKETING APPLICATION (133KB)
Anita Prinzie and Dirk Van den Poel – March 2005, 36 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Expert Systems with Applications, 2005, 29(3), 630-640. (A1))

WP 05/295

NETWORK PERSPECTIVE ON STAKEHOLDER MANAGEMENT: FACILITATING ENTREPRENEURS IN THE DISCOVERY OF OPPORTUNITIES (114KB)
Wim Vandekerckhove and Nikolay A. Dentchev – February 2005, 35 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Journal of Business Ethics, 2005, 60(3), 221-232. (A1))

WP 05/294

A BI-POPULATION BASED GENETIC ALGORITHM FOR THE RESOURCE-CONSTRAINED PROJECT SCHEDULING PROBLEM (96KB)
Dieter Debels and Mario Vanhoucke – February 2005, 15 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Lecture Notes on Computer Science, 2005, 4, 3483, 378-387)

WP 05/293

A DECOMPOSITION-BASED GENETIC ALGORITHM FOR THE RESOURCE-CONSTRAINED PROJECT-SCHEDULING PROBLEM. (102KB)
Dieter Debels and Mario Vanhoucke – February 2005, 29 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Operations Research, 2007, 55, 457-469. (A1))

WP 05/292

INCORPORATING SEQUENTIAL INFORMATION INTO TRADITIONAL CLASSIFICATION MODELS BY USING AN ELEMENT/POSITION- SENSITIVE SAM (119KB)
Anita Prinzie and Dirk Van den Poel – February 2005, 36 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Decision Support Systems, 2006, 42(2), 508-526. (A1))

WP 05/291

PERFORMANCE IMPROVEMENT THROUGH SUPPLY CHAIN COLLABORATION: CONVENTIONAL WISDOM VERSUS EMPIRICAL FINDINGS (122KB)
Ann Vereecke and S. MUYLLE – January 2005, 37 p.
(Publishedexternal site in International Journal of Operations and Production Management, 2006, 26(11), 1176-1198. (A1))

WP 05/290

THE ROLE OF INVESTOR CAPABILITIES IN PUBLIC-TO-PRIVATE TRANSACTIONS (388KB)
Han T.J. Smit and Wouter De Maeseneire – January 2005, 45 p.

WP 05/289

ACQUISITIONS AS A REAL OPTIONS BIDDING GAME (688KB)
Han T.J. Smit, Ward A. van den Berg and Wouter De Maeseneire – January 2005, 58 p.

WP 05/288

TECHNOLOGY SHOCKS AND ROBUST SIGN RESTRICTIONS IN A EURO AREA SVAR (1,16MB)
Gert Peersman and Roland Straub – January 2005, 34 p.
(Publishedexternal site in International Economic Review, 2008, 50(3). p.727-750 (A1))

WP 05/287

PRIVATE EQUITY INVESTMENTS AND DISCLOSURE POLICY (430KB)
Christof Beuselinck, Marc Deloof and Sophie Manigart – January 2005, 47 p.

WP 05/285

IS THE EXCHANGE RATE A SHOCK ABSORBER OR A SOURCE OF SHOCKS? NEW EMPIRICAL EVIDENCE (88KB)
Katie Farrant and Gert Peersman – January 2005, 31 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Journal of Money, Credit and Banking, 2006, 38(4), p 939-961. (A1))

WP 05/283

IS IT FAIR TO “MAKE WORK PAY”? (101KB)
Roland Iwan Luttens and Erwin Ooghe – January 2005, 33 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Economica, 2007, 74, 599-626. (A1))

WP 04/282

PREDICTING CUSTOMER RETENTION AND PROFITABILITY BY USING RANDOM FORESTS AND REGRESSION FORESTS TECHNIQUES (98KB)
Bart Larivière and Dirk Van den Poel – December 2004, 35 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Expert Systems with Applications, 2005, 29(2), 472-484. (A1))

WP 04/281

NEURAL NETWORK SURVIVAL ANALYSIS FOR PERSONAL LOAN DATA (105KB)
Bart Baesens, Tony Van Gestel, Maria Stepanova and Dirk Van den Poel – November 2004, 28 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Journal of the Operational Research Society, 2005, 56(9), 1089-1098. (A1))

WP 04/280

DIFFERENT POSITIVE FEELINGS LEADING TO DIFFERENT AD EVALUATIONS: THE CASE OF COSINESS, EXCITEMENT AND ROMANCE (119KB)
Tine Faseur and Maggie Geuens – November 2004, 22 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Journal of Advertising, 2006, 35(4), Winter, 129-142. (A1))

WP 04/279

EXPLAINING VENTURE CAPITAL FIRMS’ SYNDICATION BEHAVIOR: A LONGITUDINAL STUDY (92KB)
Dirk De Clercq and Dimo P. Dimov – November 2004, 28 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Venture Capital: An International Journal of Entrepreneurial Finance, 2004, 6(4))

WP 04/278

ANTECEDENTS OF INTERNATIONAL AND DOMESTIC LEARNING EFFORT (95KB)
Harry J. Sapienza, Dirk De Clercq and William R. Sandberg – November 2004, 43 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Journal of Business Venturing, 2005, 20(4), 437-457. (A1))

WP 04/277

ACCOUNTING AND MANAGEMENT REFORM IN LOCAL AUTHORITIES: A TOOL FOR EVALUATING EMPIRICALLY THE OUTCOMES (97KB)
Johan Christiaens, Paul Windels and Sandrijn Vanslembrouck – November 2004, 25 p.
(Publishedexternal site in ICFAI Journal of Accounting Research, 2005, 6(3), 62-81)

WP 04/276

DYNAMIC CROSS-SALES EFFECTS OF PRICE PROMOTIONS: EMPIRICAL GENERALIZATIONS (322KB)
Bernd Vindevogel, Dirk Van den Poel and Geert Wets – November 2004, 26 p.

WP 04/275

FISCAL POLICY, EMPLOYMENT AND GROWTH: WHY IS CONTINENTAL EUROPE LAGGING BEHIND? (112KB)
Tine Dhont and Freddy Heylen – November 2004, 29 p.
(Publishedexternal site as ‘Why do Europeans work (much) less? It is taxes and government spending’ in Economic Inquiry, 2008, 46(2), 19-207. (A1))

WP 04/274

EXAMINING RICARDIAN EQUIVALENCE BY ESTIMATING AND BOOTSTRAPPING A NONLINEAR DYNAMIC PANEL MODEL (103KB)
Griet Malengier and Lorenzo Pozzi – November 2004, 35 p.
(Publishedexternal site as ‘Certainty Equivalence and the Excess Sensitivity of Private Consumption’ in Journal of Money, Credit and Banking, 2007, 39(7), 1839-1848. (A1))

WP 04/273

CONTEMPORARY INTERNAL AUDITING PRACTICES : (NEW) ROLES AND INFLUENCING VARIABLES. EVIDENCE FROM EXTENDED CASE STUDIES. (115KB)
Gerrit Sarens and Ignace De Beelde – October 2004, 38 p.
(Publishedexternal site as ‘Building a research model for internal auditing: insights from literature and theory specification cases’ in the International Journal of Accounting, Auditing and Performance Evaluation, 2006, 3(4), 452-470 )

WP 04/272

ON THE MORPHOLOGICAL STRUCTURE OF A NETWORK (122KB)
Mario Vanhoucke, José Coelho, Luís V. Tavares and Dieter Debels – October 2004, 36 p.
(Publishedexternal site in European Journal of Operational Research, 2008, 187, 511-524. (A1))

WP 04/271

WORK CONTINUITY OPTIMIZATION FOR THE WESTERSCHELDETUNNEL PROJECT IN THE NETHERLANDS (109KB)
Mario Vanhoucke and K. Van Osselaer – October 2004, 18 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Tijdschrift voor Economie en Management, 2007, 52, 435-499)

WP 04/270

NEED FOR CLOSURE, GENDER AND SOCIAL SELF-ESTEEM OF YOUNGSTERS (276KB)
Iris Vermeir and Maggie Geuens – October 2004, 21 p.

WP 04/269

NEED FOR CLOSURE AND LEISURE OF YOUNGSTERS (110KB)
Iris Vermeir and Maggie Geuens – October 2004, 21 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Proceedings of the Consumer Personality and Research Conference, 2005, September 20-24, ICCU, Dubrovnik, Croatia) (C )

WP 04/268

SUSTAINABLE FOOD CONSUMPTION: EXPLORING THE CONSUMER “ATTITUDE – BEHAVIORAL INTENTION” GAP (114KB)
Iris Vermeir and Wim Verbeke – October 2004, 28 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Journal of Agricultural & Environmental Ethics, 2006, 19(2), 169-194. (A1))

WP 04/267

THE INFLUENCE OF NEED FOR CLOSURE AND PERCEIVED TIME PRESSURE ON SEARCH EFFORT FOR PRICE AND PROMOTIONAL INFORMATION IN A GROCERY SHOPPING CONTEXT (142KB)
Iris Vermeir and Patrick Van Kenhove – October 2004, 42 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Psychology & Marketing, 2005, 22(1), 71-95. (A1))

WP 04/266

MEASURING AND EXPLAINING GOVERNMENT INEFFICIENCY IN DEVELOPING COUNTRIES (147KB)
Nicolas Van de Sijpe and Glenn Rayp – October 2004, 37 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Journal of Development Studies, 2007, 43(2), 360-381 (A1))

WP 04/265

WORK CONTINUITY CONSTRAINTS IN PROJECT SCHEDULING (141KB)
Mario Vanhoucke – October 2004, 32 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Journal of Construction Engineering and Management, 2006, 132, 14-25)

WP 04/264

BANK RISKS AND THE BUSINESS CYCLE (96KB)
Rudi Vander Vennet, Olivier De Jonghe and Lieven Baele – October 2004, 35 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Competition and profitability in European financial services : strategy, systemic and policy issues, 2005, p.150-165)

WP 04/263

BOOTSTRAP BASED BIAS CORRECTION FOR HOMOGENEOUS DYNAMIC PANELS (103KB)
G. Everaert and Lorenzo Pozzi – October 2004, 40 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Journal of Economic Dynamics and Control, 2007, 31(4), 1160-1184. (A1))

WP 04/262

WHY PROMOTION STRATEGIES BASED ON MARKET BASKET ANALYSIS DO NOT WORK (70KB)
Bernd Vindevogel, Dirk Van den Poel and Geert Wets – October 2004, 20 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Expert Systems with Applications, 2005, 28(3), 583-590. (A1))

WP 04/261

COMPETITION, TRANSMISSION AND BANK PRICING POLICIES: EVIDENCE FROM BELGIAN LOAN AND DEPOSIT MARKETS (111KB)
Ferre De Graeve, Olivier De Jonghe and Rudi Vander Vennet – September 2004, 64 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Journal of Banking and Finance, 2007, 31, 259-278. (A1))

WP 04/260

INFLATION CRISES, HUMAN CAPITAL FORMATION AND GROWTH (101KB)
Freddy Heylen, Lorenzo Pozzi and Joost Vandewege – September 2004, 29 p.
(Publishedexternal site as ‘Crises and human capital formation’ in Canadian Journal of Economics, 2007, 40(4), 1261-1285. (A1))

WP 04/258

INEQUALITY AND GROWTH: FROM MICRO THEORY TO MACRO EMPIRICS (101KB)
Nico Gobbin, Glenn Rayp and Dirk Van de gaer – September 2004, 32 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Scottish Journal of Political Economy, 2007, 54(4), 508-530 (A1))

WP 04/257

CONSTRUCTION AND PRE-TEST OF A SEMANTIC EXPRESSIVENESS MEASURE FOR CONCEPTUAL MODELS (100KB)
Geert Poels, Ann Maes, Frederik Gailly and Roland Paemeleire – August 2004, 21 p.
(Publishedexternal site as ‘Measuring the perceived semantic quality of information models’ in Lecture Notes in Computer Science, 2005, 3770, 376-385. (A1))

WP 04/256

GOVERNMENTAL ACCOUNTING REFORM: EVOLUTION OF THE IMPLEMENTATION IN FLEMISH MUNICIPALITIES (115KB)
Johan Christiaens and Vincent Van Peteghem – August 2004, 39 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Financial Accountability & Management, 2007, 23(4), 375-399)

WP 04/255

THE LONG-TERM EVOLUTION OF QUALITY OF LIFE FOR BREAST CANCER TREATED PATIENTS (1339kB)
Mattias Neyt and Johan Albrecht – August 2004, 37 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Journal of Psychosocial Oncology 2006, 24(3), p. 89-123)

WP 04/254

USER COMPREHENSION OF ACCOUNTING INFORMATION STRUCTURES: AN EMPIRICAL TEST OF THE REA MODEL (449kB)
Geert Poels, Ann Maes, Frederik Gailly and Roland Paemeleire – July 2004, 37 p.

WP 04/253

A STRATEGIC PERSPECTIVE ON STAKEHOLDER MANAGEMENT (143KB)
Aimé Heene and Nikolay A. Dentchev – July 2004, 30 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Maandtijdschrift Accountancy & Bedrijfkunde, 2004, 26(1), 25-34)

WP 04/251

AN ELECTROMAGNETISM META-HEURISTIC FOR THE RESOURCE-CONSTRAINED PROJECT SCHEDULING PROBLEM (136KB)
Dieter Debels and Mario Vanhoucke – June 2004, 25 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Lecture Notes on Computer Science, 2006, 3871, 259-270. (A1))

WP 04/250

INFORMATIONAL EFFICIENCY OF THE US SO2 PERMIT MARKET (99KB)
Johan Albrecht, Tom Verbeke and Marc De Clercq – June 2004, 30 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Environmental Modelling and Software, 2006, 21(10), 1471-1478 )

WP 04/249

ALTERNATIVE METHODOLOGIES IN STUDIES ON BUSINESS FAILURE: DO THEY PRODUCE BETTER RESULTS THAN THE CLASSICAL STATISTICAL METHODS? (116KB)
Sofie Balcaen and Hubert Ooghe – June 2004, 40 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Venkata Seshalah Sakalya (ed.), Bankruptcy prediction and financial distress, ICFAI Press, India, 2006)

WP 04/248

35 YEARS OF STUDIES ON BUSINESS FAILURE: AN OVERVIEW OF THE CLASSICAL STATISTICAL METHODOLOGIESAND THEIR RELATED PROBLEMS (143KB)
Sofie Balcaen and Hubert Ooghe – June 2004, 62 p.
(Publishedexternal site in British Accounting Review, 2006, 38, 63-93 (A2))

WP 04/247

BAYESIAN KERNEL-BASED CLASSIFICATION FOR FINANCIAL DISTRESS DETECTION (113KB)
Tony Van Gestel, Bart Baesens, Johan A.K. Suykens, Dirk Van den Poel, Dirk-Emma Baestaens and Marleen Willekens – May 2004, 40 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Journal of the Operational Research Society, 2006, 172(3, 979-1003. (A1))

WP 04/245

TO WHAT EXTENT IS BUSINESS AND SOCIETY LITERATURE IDEALISTIC? (345kB)
Nikolay A. Dentchev – May 2004, 36 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Business & Society, 2009, 48(1), p.10-38)

WP 04/243

GRADUALISM VERSUS BIG BANG: EVIDENCE FROM TRANSITION COUNTRIES (95KB)
Bruno Merlevede and Koen Schoors – April 2004, 11 p.
(Publishedexternal site as ‘On the speed of economic reform - A tale of the tortoise and the hare: Evidence from transition countries’ in Journal of Economic Policy Reform, 2007, 10(1), 29-50 (A1))

WP 04/242

THE ENVIRONMENTAL KUZNETS CURVE: SOME REALLY DISTURBING MONTE CARLO EVIDENCE (112KB)
Tom Verbeke and Marc De Clercq – April 2004, 44 p.
(Publishedexternal site as ‘The EKC: Some really disturbing Monte Carlo evidence’ in Environmental Modelling and Software, 2006, 21(10), 1447-1454)

WP 04/240

EQUALITY OF OPPORTUNITY VERSUS EQUALITY OF OPPORTUNITY SETS (104KB)
Erwin Ooghe, Erik Schokkaert and Dirk Van de gaer – March 2004, 27 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Social Choice and Welfare, 2007, 28(2), 209-230 (A1))

WP 04/239

HET FINANCIEEL PROFIEL VAN WAALSE GROEIONDERNEMINGEN OP BASIS VAN DE POSITIONERINGSROOS (144KB)
Hubert Ooghe and Veroniek Collewaert – March 2004, 19 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Un profil financier des entreorises Wallones en croissance, ACE, Bouge, 2005)

WP 04/237

A HYBRID SCATTER SEARCH / ELECTROMAGNETISM META-HEURISTIC FOR PROJECT SCHEDULING (140KB)
Dieter Debels, Bert De Reyck, Roel Leus and Mario Vanhoucke – March 2004, 26 p.
(Publishedexternal site in European Journal of Operational Research, 2005, 169, 638-653. (A1))

WP 04/236

COMPARING THE COST OF DELAYED AND IMMEDIATE AUTOLOGOUS BREAST RECONSTRUCTION IN BELGIUM (273kB)
Mattias Neyt, Johan Albrecht, Phillip Blondeel and Colin Morrison – March 2004, 22 p.

WP 04/235

WHAT CAUSED THE EARLY MILLENNIUM SLOWDOWN? EVIDENCE BASED ON VECTOR AUTOREGRESSIONS (110KB)
Gert Peersman – March 2004, 51 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Journal of Applied Econometrics, 2005, 20, p 185-207. (A1))

WP 04/234

COMPARATIVE EVALUATION OF FUNCTIONAL SIZE MEASUREMENT METHODS: AN EXPERIMENTAL ANALYSIS (193KB)
Silvia Abrahão, Geert Poels and Oscar Pastor – March 2004, 50 p.
(Publishedexternal site as ‘Experimental evaluation of an object-oriented function point measurement procedure’ in Information and Software Technology, 2007, 49(4), 366-380. (A1))

WP 04/233

FUNCTIONAL SIZE MEASUREMENT METHOD FOR OBJECT-ORIENTED CONCEPTUAL SCHEMAS: DESIGN AND EVALUATION ISSUES (136KB)
Silvia Abrahão, Geert Poels and Oscar Pastor – March 2004, 48 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Software and Systems Modeling, 2006, 5(1), 48-71)

WP 04/232

THE IMPACT OF SAMPLE BIAS ON CONSUMER CREDIT SCORING PERFORMANCE AND PROFITABILITY (152KB)
Geert Verstraeten and Dirk Van den Poel – March 2004, 29 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Journal of the Operational Research Society, 2005, 56(8), 981-992. (A1))

WP 04/231

DETERMINANTS OF CONSUMPTION SMOOTHING (432kB)
Gert Peersman and Lorenzo Pozzi – Februari 2004, 29 p.
(Publishedexternal site as ‘Business cycle fluctuations and excess sensitivity of private consumption’ in Economica, 2008, 75(299). p.514-523 (A1))

WP 04/230

INEQUALITY AND GROWTH: DOES TIME CHANGE ANYTHING? (565kB)
Nico Gobbin and Glenn Rayp – Februari 2004, 37 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Applied Economics, 2008, 40(7), p.885-895)

WP 04/229

THE WAITING EXPERIENCE AND CONSUMER PERCEPTION OF SERVICE QUALITY IN OUTPATIENT CLINICS (334kB)
Stefanie De Man, Darline Vandaele and Paul Gemmel – Februari 2004, 36 p.

WP 04/228

SPINNING OUT NEW VENTURES: A TYPOLOGY OF INCUBATION STRATEGIES FROM EUROPEAN RESEARCH INSTITUTIONS (492kB)
Bart Clarysse1 Mike Wright, Andy Lockett, Els Van de Velde and Ajay Vohora – Februari 2004, 59 p.

WP 04/226

WHY DO EUROPEAN VENTURE CAPITAL COMPANIES SYNDICATE? (117KB)
Sophie Manigart, Andy Lockett, Miguel Meuleman, Mike Wright, Hans Landström, Hans Bruining, Philippe Desbrières and Ulrich Hommel – Februari 2004, 43 p.
(Publishedexternal site as ‘Venture Capitalists’ Decision to Syndicate’ in Entrepreneurship Theory and Practice, 2006, 30 (2), 131-153)

WP 04/225

LORENZ DOMINANCE AND NON-WELFARISTIC REDISTRIBUTION (96KB)
Roland Iwan Luttens and Dirk Van de gaer – Februari 2004, 28 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Social Choice and Welfare, 2007, 28(2), 281-302. (A1))

WP 04/224

IMPLICIT ATTITUDES TOWARD GREEN CONSUMER BEHAVIOR (151KB)
Delphine Vantomme, Maggie Geuens, Jan De Houwer and Patrick De Pelsmacker – Februari 2004, 37 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Psychologica Belgica, 2005, 45 (4), 217-239. (A1))

WP 04/223

INVESTIGATING THE ROLE OF PRODUCT FEATURES IN PREVENTING CUSTOMER CHURN, BY USING SURVIVAL ANALYSIS AND CHOICE MODELING: THE CASE OF FINANCIAL SERVICES (135KB)
Bart Larivière and Dirk Van den Poel – Februari 2004, 28 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Expert Systems with Applications, 2004, 27(2), 277-285. (A1))

WP 04/222

WHEN DO VENTURE CAPITAL FIRMS LEARN FROM THEIR PORTFOLIO COMPANIES? (91KB)
Dirk De Clercq and Harry J. Sapienza – Februari 2004, 30 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Entrepreneurship Theory & Practice, 2005, 29(4), 517-535 (A1))

WP 04/221

VENTURE CAPITAL, PRIVATE EQUITY AND EARNINGS QUALITY (453kB)
Christof Beuselinck, Marc Deloof and Sophie Manigart – Februari 2004, 47 p.
(Publishedexternal site as ‘Private Equity Involvement and Earnings Quality’ in Journal of Business Finance & Accounting, A1, 2009, 36 (5), 587-615)

WP 04/220

EEN PRAKTIJKONDERZOEK NAAR DE GEMEENTELIJKE FINANCIERING VAN HET DEELTIJDS KUNSTONDERWIJS IN VLAANDEREN (183KB)
Johan Christiaens – Februari 2004, 31 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Economisch en Sociaal Tijdschrift, 2004, 4, 339-365)

WP 04/219

THE PRAGMATIC QUALITY OF RESOURCES-EVENTS-AGENTS DIAGRAMS: AN EXPERIMENTAL EVALUATION (344KB)
Geert Poels, Ann Maes, Frederik Gailly and Roland Paemeleire – January 2004, 29 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Information Systems Journal, 2011, 21(1, 63-89. (A1))

WP 04/218

THE EKC FOR SO2: DOES FIRM SIZE MATTER? (100KB)
Bruno Merlevede, Tom Verbeke and Marc De Clercq – January 2004, 30 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Ecological Economics, 2006, 54(4), 451-461)

WP 04/217

BANK RISK STRATEGIES AND CYCLICAL VARIATION IN BANK STOCK RETURNS (561kB)
Lieven Baele, Rudi Vander Vennet and Astrid Van Landschoot – January 2004, 53 p.

WP 04/216

WHAT DETERMINES MEASURED OVEREDUCATION? (461kB)
Dieter Verhaest and Eddy Omey – January 2004, 37 p.

WP 04/215

THE IMPACT OF OVEREDUCATION AND ITS MEASUREMENT (98KB)
Dieter Verhaest and Eddy Omey – January 2004, 32 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Social Indicators Research, 2006, 77(3), 419-448. (A1))

WP 03/214

JOINT OPTIMIZATION OF CUSTOMER SEGMENTATION AND MARKETING POLICY TO MAXIMIZE LONG-TERM PROFITABILITY ( 114KB)
Jedid-Jah Jonker, Nanda Piersma and Dirk Van den Poel – December 2003, 25 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Expert Systems with Applications, 2004, 27(2), 159-168. (A1))

WP 03/213

INVESTIGATING PURCHASING PATTERNS FOR FINANCIAL SERVICES USING MARKOV, MTD AND MTDG MODELS ( 128KB)
Anita Prinzie and Dirk Van den Poel – December 2003, 45 p.
(Publishedexternal site in European Journal of Operational Research, 2006, 170(3), 710-734) (A)

WP 03/209

MAKING SENSE OF A NEW EMPLOYMENT RELATIONSHIP: PSYCHOLOGICAL CONTRACT- RELATED INFORMATION SEEKING AND THE ROLE OF WORK VALUES AND LOCUS OF CONTROL ( 119KB)
Ans De Vos, Dirk Buyens and Rene Schalk – December 2003, 37 p.
(Publishedexternal site in International Journal of Selection and Assessment, 2005, 13(1), 41-52; (A1))

WP 03/207

CAPITAL ASSETS IN GOVERNMENTAL ACCOUNTING REFORMS ( 113KB)
Johan Christiaens and Christophe Vanhee – December 2003, 31 p.
(Publishedexternal site in European Accounting Review, 2004, 13(4), 743-770. (A1))

WP 03/206

DEVELOPING A TYPOLOGY OF AIRPORT SHOPPERS (115KB)
Maggie Geuens, Delphine Vantomme and Malaika Brengman – December 2003, 18 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Tourism Management, 2004, 25(5), 615-622. (A1))

WP 03/205

SEGMENTING INTERNET SHOPPERS BASED ON THEIR WEB-USAGE-RELATED LIFESTYLE: A CROSS-CULTURAL VALIDATION ( 112KB)
Malaika Brengman, Maggie Geuens, Bert Weijters, Scott M. Smith and William R. Swinyard – December 2003, 20 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Journal of Business Research, 2005, 58(1), 79-88. (A1))

WP 03/204

THE FOUR DIMENSIONAL IMPACT OF COLOR ON SHOPPER’S EMOTIONS ( 128KB)
Malaika Brengman and Maggie Geuens – December 2003, 20 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Advances in Consumer Research, 2004, 31, 122-128)

WP 03/212

WP 03/212 THE INTERNATIONALIZATION OF SMALL AND MEDIUM-SIZED FIRMS: THE ROLE OF ORGANIZATIONAL LEARNING EFFORT AND ENTREPRENEURIAL ORIENTATION ( 117KB)
Dirk De Clercq, Harry J. Sapienza and Hans Crijns – November 2003, 28 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Small Business Economics, 2005, 24(4), 409-419 (A1))

WP 03/211

HUMAN CAPITAL, SOCIAL CAPITAL AND INNOVATION: A MULTI-COUNTRY STUDY ( 137KB)
Mourad Dakhli and Dirk De Clercq – November 2003, 37 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Entrepreneurship & Regional Development, 2004, 16(2), 107-128. (A1))

WP 03/203

DETERMINANTS OF BANK INTEREST MARGINS IN CENTRAL AND EASTERN EUROPE. CONVERGENCE TO THE WEST? ( 390kB)
Sophie Claeys and Rudi Vander Vennet – November 2003, 35 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Economic Systems, 2008, 32(2), p.197-216)

WP 03/202

DIRECT AND INDIRECT EFFECTS OF RETAIL PROMOTIONS ( 111KB)
Dirk Van den Poel, Jan De Schamphelaere and Geert Wets – November 2003, 27 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Expert Systems with Applications, 2004, 27(1), 53-62. (A1))

WP 03/201

CUSTOMER-ADAPTED COUPON TARGETING USING FEATURE SELECTION. ( 137KB)
Wouter Buckinx, Elke Moons, Dirk Van den Poel and Geert Wets – November 2003, 37 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Expert Systems with Applications, 2004, 26(4), 509-518. (A1))

WP 03/200

STRATEGIC ALIGNMENT OF MANUFACTURING PROCESSES IN A BALANCED SCORECARD-BASED COMPENSATION PLAN: A THEORY ILLUSTRATION CASE ( 148KB)
Valerie Decoene and Werner Bruggeman – October 2003, 30 p.
(Publishedexternal site in International Journal of Operations & Production Management, 2006, 26(3-4), 429-448. (A1))

WP 03/199

DEFINING AND VALIDATING METRICS FOR ASSESSING THE MAINTAINABILITY OF ENTITY-RELATIONSHIP DIAGRAMS ( 95KB)
Marcela Genero, Geert Poels and Mario Piattini – October 2003, 68 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Data & Knowledge Engineering, 2008, 64(3), 534-557. (A1))

WP 03/198

HOW AND WHY DO FIRMS DIFFER AT START-UP? A RESOURCE-BASED CONFIGURATIONAL PERSPECTIVE ( 434kB)
Ans Heirman, Bart Clarysse and Vicky Van Den Haute – September 2003, 50 p.

WP 03/197

THE DEBT-MATURITY STRUCTURE OF SMALL FIRMS IN A CREDITOR-ORIENTED ENVIRONMENT ( 321kB)
Dries Heyman, Marc Deloof and Hubert Ooghe – September 2003, 28 p.

WP 03/196

TOWARD STAKEHOLDER RESPONSIBILITY AND STAKEHOLDER MOTIVATION: SYSTEMIC AND HOLISTIC PERSPECTIVES ON CORPORATE SUSTAINABILITY* ( 112KB)
Nikolay A. Dentchev and Aimé Heene – September 2003, 43 p.
(Publishedexternal site in S. Sharma & M. Starik (Eds.), Stakeholders, the environment and society: New perspectives in research on corporate sustainability (2004, pp. 117-139, Northhampton: Edward Elgar Publishers)

WP 03/195

PREDICTING ONLINE PURCHASING BEHAVIOR ( 154KB)
Wouter Buckinx en Dirk Van den Poel – September 2003, 49 p.
(Publishedexternal site in European Journal of Operational Research, 2005, 166(2), 557-575) (A)

WP 03/194

PSYCHOLOGICAL CONTRACT DEVELOPMENT DURING ORGANIZATIONAL SOCIALIZATION: ADAPTATION TO REALITY AND THE ROLE OF RECIPROCITY ( 134KB)
Ans De Vos, Dirk Buyens and Rene Schalk – September 2003, 49 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Journal of Organizational Behavior, 2003, 24(5), 537-599; 2003. (A1))

WP 03/193

HET TYPE CONTROLEVERSLAG: RESULTATEN VAN EEN EMPIRISCH ONDERZOEK IN BELGIË ( 150KB)
Séverine Hermanns, Hubert Ooghe, Elisabeth Van Laere and Charles Van Wymeersch – September 2003, 24 p.
(Publishedexternal site in 50 jaar Revisoraat, die Keure, Brugge, 2003, 271-323)

WP 03/192

THE INCOME-ENVIRONMENT RELATIONSHIP: DOES A LOGIT MODEL OFFER AN ALTERNATIVE EMPIRICAL STRATEGY? ( 26KB)
Tom Verbeke and Marc De Clercq – September 2003, 39 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Ecological Economics, 2006, 54(4), 419-428)

WP 03/191

PREDICTING MAIL-ORDER REPEAT BUYING: WHICH VARIABLES MATTER? ( 117KB)
Dirk Van den Poel – August 2003, 31 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Tijdschrift voor Economie en Management, 48(3), 2003, 371-404) (A2)

WP 03/190

TRUST, PRIMARY COMMODITY DEPENDENCE AND SEGREGATION ( 89KB)
Arne Schollaert and Dirk Van de gaer – August 2003, 25 p.
(Publishedexternal site as ‘Natural resources and internal conflict’ in Environmental and Resource Economics, 2009, 44, p. 145-165. (A1))

WP 03/188

DISCLOSURE OF IMPROVEMENT ACTIVITIES RELATED TO TANGIBLE ASSETS ( 305kB)
Stefan Schiller and Ignace De Beelde – August 2003, 28 p.

WP 03/187

OORZAKEN VAN FALING EN FALINGSPADEN: LITERATUUROVERZICHT EN CONCEPTUEEL VERKLARINGSMODEL ( 106KB)
Hubert Ooghe and Nick Waeyaert – July 2003, 45 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Economisch en Sociaal Tijdschrift, 2004, 57(4), 367-393)

WP 03/186

CONSUMERS’ REACTIONS TO “RECEIVING TOO MUCH CHANGE AT THE CHECKOUT” ( 75KB)
Sarah Steenhaut and Patrick Van Kenhove – July 2003, 35 p.
(Publishedexternal site as ‘Relationship commitment and ethical consumer behavior in a retail setting: The case of receiving too much change at the checkout’ in Journal of Business Ethics, 2005, 56(4), 335-353. (A1))

WP 03/185

A CLASSIFICATION OF PROGRAMMES AND ITS MANAGERIAL IMPACT ( 274kB)
Ann Vereecke, Marleen Stevens, Els Pandelaere and Dirk Deschoolmeester – June 2003, 18 p.

WP 03/184

FUNCTIONAL SIZE MEASUREMENT OF MULTI-LAYER OBJECT-ORIENTED – CONCEPTUAL MODELS ( 104KB)
Geert Poels – June 2003, 19 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Lecture Notes In Computer Science, 2003, 2817, p. 334-345. (A1))

WP 03/183

REFORM REVERSALS AND OUTPUT GROWTH IN TRANSITION ECONOMIES ( 91KB)
Bruno Merlevede – June 2003, 42 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Economics of Transition, 2003, 11(4), 649-669. (A1))

WP 03/182

MOBILITY AS DISTRIBUTIONAL DIFFERENCE ( 557kB)
Christian Schluter and Dirk Van de gaer – June 2003, 29 p.

WP 03/181

NEW COMPUTATIONAL RESULTS FOR THE DISCRETE TIME/COST TRADE-OFF PROBLEM WITH TIME-SWITCH CONSTRAINTS ( 141KB)
Mario Vanhoucke – June 2003, 32 p.
(Publishedexternal site in European Journal of Operational Research, 2005, 165, 359-374)

WP 03/180

THE COST-EFFECTIVENESS OF HERCEPTIN® IN A STANDARD COST MODEL FOR BREAST-CANCER TREATMENT IN A BELGIAN UNIVERSITY HOSPITAL ( 927KB)
Mattias Neyt, Johan Albrecht, Bart Clarysse and Veronique Cocquyt – June 2003, 28 p.
(Publishedexternal site in International Journal of Technology Assessment in Health Care 2005, 21(1). p.132-137 (A))

WP 03/179

PROFILE OF MULTIPLE VERSUS SINGLE ACQUIRERS AND THEIR TARGETS : A RESEARCH NOTE ( 143KB)
Hubert Ooghe, Tine De Langhe and Jan Camerlynck – June 2003, 21 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Applied Economics, 2006, 38(7), 725-733 (A1))

WP 03/178

CUSTOMER BASE ANALYSIS: PARTIAL DEFECTION OF BEHAVIORALLY-LOYAL CLIENTS IN A NON-CONTRACTUAL FMCG RETAIL SETTING ( 106KB)
Wouter Buckinx and Dirk Van den Poel – May 2003, 32 p.
(Publishedexternal site in European Journal of Operational Research, 2005, 164(1), 252-268. (A1))

WP 03/177

PASSIVE CREDITORS ( 571kB)
Koen Schoors and Konstantin Sonin – May 2003, 40 p.

WP 03/176

MAKING COMPETENCIES CROSS BUSINESS UNIT BOUNDARIES: THE INTERPLAY BETWEEN INTER-UNIT COORDINATION, TRUST AND KNOWLEDGE TRANSFERABILITY. ( 135KB)
Annick Willem and Marc Buelens – April 2003, 44p.
(Publishedexternal site as ‘The role of inter-unit coordination mechanisms in knowledge sharing: a case study of a British MNC’ in Journal of Information Science, 2006, 32(6), p. 539-561. (A1))

WP 03/175

REPUTATION MANAGEMENT: SENDING THE RIGHT SIGNAL TO THE RIGHT STAKEHOLDER ( 137KB)
Nikolay A. Dentchev and Aimé Heene – April 2003, 32p.
(Publishedexternal site as ‘Managing reputation of restructuring corporations: Send the right signal to the right stakeholder’ in Journal of Public Affairs, 2004, 4(1), 56-72)

WP 03/174

INFLATION AND HUMAN CAPITAL FORMATION : THEORY AND PANEL DATA EVIDENCE ( 435kB)
Freddy Heylen, Arne Schollaert, Gerdie Everaert and Lorenzo Pozzi – April 2003, 32p.

WP 03/173

IMPERFECT INFORMATION AND THE EXCESS SENSITIVITY OF PRIVATE CONSUMPTION TO GOVERNMENT EXPENDITURES ( 85KB)
Lorenzo Pozzi – April 2003, 32p.
(Publishedexternal site as ‘Ricardian equivalence under imperfect information’ in Journal of Public Economics, 2006, 90, 2009-2026. (A1))

WP 03/172

CORRECTING STANDARD ERRORS IN TWO-STAGE ESTIMATION PROCEDURES WITH GENERATED REGRESSANDS ( 93KB)
Michel Dumont, Glenn Rayp, Peter Willemé and Olivier Thas – April 2003, 20p.
(Publishedexternal site in Oxford Bulletin of Economics and Statistics, 2005, 67(3), 421-433 (A1))

WP 03/171

JOINT ESTIMATION OF PRICE-COST MARGINS AND UNION BARGAINING POWER FOR BELGIAN MANUFACTURING ( 94KB)
Sabien Dobbelaere – March 2003, 36p.
(Publishedexternal site as ‘Estimation of price-cost margins and union bargaining power for Belgian manufacturing’ in International Journal of Industrial Organization, 2004, 22(10), 1381-1398) (A1)

WP 03/169

THE IMPACT OF EDUCATION ON JOB SATISFACTION IN THE FIRST JOB. ( 87KB)
Elsy Verhofstadt and Eddy Omey – March 2003, 23p.
(Publishedexternal site in International Journal of Manpower, 2007, 28(2), 135-151. (A1))

WP 03/168

DOES ATTITUDINAL COMMITMENT TO STORES ALWAYS LEAD TO BEHAVIORAL LOYALTY? THE MODERATING EFFECT OF AGE ( 298kB)
Patrick Van Kenhove, Kristof De Wulf and Dirk Van den Poel – February 2003, 26 p.

WP 03/167

THE RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN CONSUMERS’ UNETHICAL BEHAVIOR AND CUSTOMER LOYALTY IN A RETAIL ENVIRONMENT ( 95KB)
Patrick Van Kenhove, Kristof De Wulf and Sarah Steenhaut – February 2003, 33 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Journal of Business Ethics, 2003, 44 (4), 261-278. (A1))

WP 03/170

OWNERSHIP, FIRM SIZE AND RENT SHARING IN A TRANSITION COUNTRY ( 100KB)
Sabien Dobbelaere – January 2003, 33p.
(Publishedexternal site in Labour Economics, 2004, 11(2), 165-189. (A1))

WP 03/166

SERVICE LEVEL AGREEMENTS – EEN LITERATUUROVERZICHT ( 90KB)
Darline Vandaele and Paul Gemmel – Januari 2003, 38 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Tijdschrift voor Economie en Management, 2004, 49(1), 137-168 (A2))

WP 03/165

ARE FAIR TRADE LABELS GOOD BUSINESS ? ETHICS AND COFFEE BUYING INTENTIONS ( 93KB)
Patrick De Pelsmacker, Liesbeth Driesen and Glenn Rayp – Januari 2003, 27 p.
(Publishedexternal site as ‘Do consumers care about ethics? Willingness to pay for fair-trade coffee’ in Journal of Consumer Affairs, 2005, 39 (2), Winter, 363-385. (A1))

WP 03/164

CUSTOMER ATTRITION ANALYSIS FOR FINANCIAL SERVICES USING PROPORTIONAL HAZARD MODELS ( 92KB)
Dirk Van den Poel and Bart Larivière – Januari 2003, 45 p.
(Publishedexternal site in European Journal of Operational Research, 2004, 157(1), 196-217. (A1))

WP 03/163

ASSESSING THE IMPACT OF OFFLINE URL ADVERTISING ( 103KB)
Maggie Geuens, Delphine Vantomme, Geert Goessaert and Bert Weijters – Januari 2003, 27 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Proceedings of the 7th International Conference on Corpor@te and M@rketing Communications (CMC), 2002, April 29-30, Antwerp, Belgium, 192-194) (C)

WP 02/162

MEDIA CONTEXT AND ADVERTISING EFFECTIVENESS: THE ROLE OF CONTEXT APPRECIATION AND CONTEXT-AD SIMILARITY ( 87KB)
Patrick De Pelsmacker, Maggie Geuens and Pascal Anckaert – December 2002, 30 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Journal of Advertising, 2002, 31(2), 49-61) (C )

WP 02/161

DEVELOPING A SHORT AFFECT INTENSITY SCALE ( 90KB)
Maggie Geuens and Patrick De Pelsmacker – December 2002, 27 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Psychological Reports, 2002, 91, 657-670. (A1))

WP 02/160

THE VALUE OF ASSET ALLOCATION ADVICE – EVIDENCE OF THE ECONOMIST’S QUARTERLY PORTFOLIO POLL ( 96KB)
Jan Annaert, Marc J.K. De Ceuster and Wim Van Hyfte – December 2002, 43 p.
(Publishedexternal site in the Journal of Banking and Finance, 2005, 29(3), pp. 661-680 (A1))

WP 02/159

OPTIMAL DUE DATE ASSIGNMENT IN PROJECT SCHEDULING ( 85KB)
Mario Vanhoucke – December 2002, 26 p.
(Publishedexternal site as ‘Scheduling an R&D project with quality-dependent time slots’ in Lecture Notes in Computer Science, 2006, 3982, 621-630. (A1))

WP 02/158

HOME EMPLOYMENT EFFECTS OF EU FIRMS’ ACTIVITIES IN CENTRAL AND EASTERN EUROPEAN COUNTRIES ( 94KB)
Ludo Cuyvers, Michel Dumont, Glenn Rayp and Katrien Stevens – November 2002, 32 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Open Economies Review, 2005, 16(2), 153-174 (A1))

WP 02/156

CONSEQUENCES OF SPECIFICATION ERROR FOR DISTRIBUTIONAL ANALYSIS WITH AN APPLICATION TO INTERGENERATIONAL MOBILITY ( 97KB)
Donal O’Neill, Olive Sweetman and Dirk Van de gaer – November 2002, 42 p.
(Publishedexternal site as ‘The effects of measurement error and omitted variables when using transition matrices to measure intergenerational mobility’ in Journal of Economic Inequality, 2007, 5, 159-178) (A2)

WP 02/155

GOVERNMENT DEBT AND THE EXCESS SENSITIVITY OF PRIVATE CONSUMPTION TO CURRENT INCOME: AN EMPIRICAL ANALYSIS FOR OECD COUNTRIES ( 116KB)
Lorenzo Pozzi, Freddy Heylen and Maarten Dossche – October 2002, 26 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Economic Inquiry, 2004, 42(4, 618-633)

WP 02/154

BAYESIAN NETWORK CLASSIFIERS FOR IDENTIFYING THE SLOPE OF THE CUSTOMER – LIFECYCLE OF LONG-LIFE CUSTOMERS ( 28KB)
Bart Baesens, Geert Verstraeten, Dirk Van den Poel, Michael Egmont-Petersen, Patrick Van Kenhove and Jan Vanthienen – October 2002, 34 p.
(Publishedexternal site in European Journal of Operational Research, 2004, 156(2), 508-523. (A1))

WP 02/152

CROSS-BORDER MERGERS IN EUROPEAN BANKING AND BANK EFFICIENCY ( 24KB)
Rudi Vander Vennet – September 2002, 49 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Herrmann, H. and Lipsey, R. (eds.), 2003, Foreign direct investment in the real and financial sector of industrial countries, Springer Verlag, 295-315)

WP 02/151

THE IMPACT OF ACCOUNTING DIFFERENCES BETWEEN FRANCE AND BELGIUM ( 19KB)
Sandra Garré, Ignace De Beelde and Yves Levant – August 2002, 35 p.
(Publishedexternal site as ‘Les différences comptables entre la Belgique et la France et leur impact’ in Comptabilité-Controle-Audit, 2002, numéro spéciale, mei 2002, 245-286)

WP 02/149

THE INDUSTRY EFFECTS OF MONETARY POLICY IN THE EURO AREA ( 22KB)
Gert Peersman and Frank Smets – July 2002, 37 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Economic Journal, 2005, 115, p 319-342. (A1))

WP 02/148

THE TRANSMISSION OF MONETARY POLICY IN THE EURO AREA: ARE THE EFFECTS DIFFERENT ACROSS COUNTRIES ? ( 27KB)
Gert Peersman – July 2002, 42 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Oxford Bulletin of Economics and Statistics, 2004, 66(3), p 285-308. (A1))

WP 02/147

THE QUEST FOR STRATEGIC GROUPS: OVERVIEW, AND SUGGESTIONS FOR FUTURE RESEARCH ( 18KB)
Noël Houthoofd and Aimé Heene – July 2002, 29 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Advances in Applied Business Strategy: Competence Perspectives on Managing Interfirm Interactions, issue 8, 2005)

WP 02/146

VALUE AND SIZE EFFECT: NOW YOU SEE IT, NOW YOU DON’T ( 460kB)
Jan Annaert, John Crombez, Bart Spinel and Frederiek Van Holle – May 2002, 39 p.

WP 02/145

RESPONSIBILITY-SENSITIVE EGALITARIANISM AND OPTIMAL LINEAR INCOME TAXATION ( 63KB)
Erik Schokkaert, Dirk Van de gaer and Frank Vandenbroucke – April 2002, 44p.
(Publishedexternal site in Mathematical Social Sciences, 2004, 48(2), 151-182. (A1))

WP 02/144

NET PRESENT VALUE MAXIMIZATION OF PROJECTS WITH PROGRESS PAYMENTS ( 24KB)
Mario Vanhoucke, Erik Demeulemeester and Willy Herroelen – April 2002, 29p.
(Publishedexternal site as ‘Progress payments in project scheduling problems’ in European Journal of Operational Research, 2003, 148, 604-620. (A1))

WP 02/143

THE ROLE OF HUMOR IN THE PERSUASION OF INDIVIDUALS VARYING IN NEED FOR COGNITION ( 22KB)
Maggie Geuens and Patrick De Pelsmacker – April 2002, 25p.
(Publishedexternal site in Advances in Consumer Research, 29, 2002, 50-56) (C )

WP 02/142

WAGE AND EMPLOYMENT EFFECTS IN THE EU OF INTERNATIONAL TRADE WITH THE EMERGING ECONOMIES. ( 158kB)
Ludo Cuyvers, Michel Dumont, Glenn Rayp and Katrien Stevens – April 2002, 32p.
(Published in Review of World Economics, 2003, 139(2), p. 248-275 (B))

WP 02/141

OVEREDUCATION IN THE FLEMISH YOUTH LABOUR MARKET ( 147kB)
Dieter Verhaest and Eddy Omey – March 2002, 43p.

WP 02/140

SHOULD THE CENTRAL AND EASTERN EUROPEAN ACCESSION COUNTRIES ADOPT THE EURO BEFORE OR AFTER ACCESSION? ( 23KB)
Koen Schoors – March 2002, 37p.
(Publishedexternal site in Economics of Planning, 2002, 35, 1, 47-77 (D))

WP 02/139

INITIAL RETURNS: UNDERPRICING OR OVERVALUATION ? EVIDENCE FROM EASDAQ AND EURONM ( 165kB)
Wouter De Maeseneire and Sophie Manigart – March 2002, 43p.

WP 02/138

THE IMPACT OF COGNITIVE SKILLS ON THE DISTRIBUTION OF THE BLACK-WHITE WAGE GAP ( 23KB)
Donal O’Neill, Olive Sweetman and Dirk Van de gaer – March 2002, 22p.
(Publishedexternal site in Labour Economics, 2006, 13(3), 343-356. (A1))

WP 02/137

COST TARGETS AND TIME PRESSURE DURING NEW PRODUCT DEVELOPMENT ( 22KB)
Patricia Everaert and Werner Bruggeman – March 2002, 29p.
(Publishedexternal site in International Journal of Operations and Production Management 2002, 22, 12, 1339-1353. (A1))

WP 02/136

THE VALUATION OF IPOS BY INVESTMENT BANKS AND THE STOCK MARKET: EMPIRICAL EVIDENCE ( 13KB)
Marc Deloof, Wouter De Maeseneire and Koen Inghelbrecht – February 2002, 32p.
(Publishedexternal site as ‘How Do Investment Banks Value Initial Public Offerings (IPOs)?’ in Journal of Business, Finance and Accounting, 2009, 36(1-2). p.130-160 (A1))

WP 02/135

EMPLOYMENT IMPLICATIONS OF DOWNSIZING STRATEGIES AND REORIENTATION PRACTICES: AN EMPIRICAL EXPLORATION. ( 22KB)
Koen Dewettinck and Dirk Buyens – February 2002, 30p.
(Publishedexternal site as ‘Downsizing employee threat or opportunity?: an empirical study on external and internal reorientation practices’ in Belgian companies’ in Employee Relations, 2002, 24(4): 389-402)

WP 02/134

SOURCES OF FUNDS AND INVESTMENT ACTIVITIES OF VENTURE CAPITAL FUNDS: EVIDENCE FROM GERMANY, ISRAEL, JAPAN AND THE UK ( 25KB)
Colin Mayer, Koen Schoors and Yishay Yafeh – February 2002, 40p.
(Publishedexternal site in Journal of Corporate Finance, 2005, 11, 586-608)

WP 02/133

DISCRETE TIME/COST TRADE-OFFS IN PROJECT SCHEDULING WITH TIME-SWITCH CONSTRAINTS ( 23KB)
Mario Vanhoucke, Erik Demeulemeester and Willy Herroelen – February 2002, 31p.
(Publishedexternal site in Journal of the Operational Research Society, 2002, 53(7), 741-751) (A)

WP 02/132

ARE FAILURE PREDICTION MODELS TRANSFERABLE FROM ONE COUNTRY TO ANOTHER? AN EMPIRICAL STUDY USING BELGIAN FINANCIAL STATEMENTS ( 20KB)
Hubert Ooghe and Sofie Balcaen – February 2002, 52p.
(Published as ‘Are failure prediction models transferable from one country to another? An empirical study using a Belgian datase’ in Multinational Finance Journal, 2007, 11(1&2), 33-76)

WP 02/129

ENVIRONMENTAL POLICY, POLICY UNCERTAINTY AND RELOCATION DECISIONS ( 311kB)
Tom Verbeke and Marc De Clercq – January 2002, 41p.

WP 02/128

ENVIRONMENTAL QUALITY AND ECONOMIC GROWTH ( 245kB)
Tom Verbeke and Marc De Clercq – January 2002, 56p.

WP 02/127

PATIENTS’ AND PERSONNEL’S PERCEPTIONS OF SERVICE QUALITY AND PATIENT SATISFACTION IN NUCLEAR MEDICINE ( 24KB)
Stefanie De Man, Paul Gemmel, Peter Vlerick, Peter Van Rijk, Rudi Dierckx – January 2002, 29p.
(Publishedexternal site in European Journal of Nuclear Medicine, and Molecuar Imaging, 2002, 29(9), 1109-1117. (A1))

WP 02/126

SOCIAL PROTECTION COMPETITION IN THE EMU ( 149kB)
Glenn Rayp and Wim Meeusen – January 2002, 28p.

WP 01/124

ARE ACQUISITIONS WORTHWHILE? AN EMPIRICAL STUDY OF THE POST-ACQUISITION PERFORMANCE OF PRIVATELY HELD BELGIAN COMPANIES INVOLVED IN TAKE-OVERS ( 29KB)
Tine De Langhe and Hubert Ooghe – December 2001, 38p.
(Publishedexternal site in Small Business Economics Journal, 2006, 27(2-3), 223-243 (A1))

WP 01/123

A SHAPLEY DECOMPOSITION OF CARBON EMISSIONS WITHOUT RESIDUALS ( 23KB)
Johan Albrecht, Delphine François and Koen Schoors – December 2001, 29p.
(Publishedexternal site in Energy Policy, 2002, 30(9), 727-736 (B))

WP 01/122

THE FATE OF RUSSIA’S FORMER STATE BANKS: CHRONICLE OF A RESTRUCTURING POSTPONED AND A CRISIS FORETOLD ( 23KB)
Koen Schoors – November 2001, 62p.
(Publishedexternal site in Europe Asia Studies, 2003, 55(1), 75-100 (B))

WP 01/119

FISCAL ADJUSTMENTS AND THEIR EFFECTS DURING THE TRANSITION TO THE EMU ( 23KB)
Nico Gobbin and Bas van Aarle – October 2001, 35 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Public Choice, 2001, 109(3-4), 269-299 (A1))

WP 01/118

THE COEFFICIENT OF RELATIVE RISK AVERSION: A MONTE CARLO STUDY INVESTIGATING SMALL SAMPLE ESTIMATOR PROBLEMS ( 18KB)
Lorenzo Pozzi – October 2001, 28 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Economic Modelling, 2003, 20(5), 923-940. (A1))

WP 01/117

INSIDER POWER AND WAGE DETERMINATION IN BULGARIA – AN ECONOMETRIC INVESTIGATION ( 26KB)
Sabien Dobbelaere – October 2001, 37 p.
(Publishedexternal site in International Journal of Manpower, 2003, 24(4), 399-425 (A1))

WP 01/116

INFLATION, HUMAN CAPITAL AND LONG-RUN GROWTH – AN EMPIRICAL ANALYSIS – ( 141KB)
Freddy Heylen, Ludovic Dobbelaere and Arne Schollaert – October 2001, 23 p.

WP 01/114

VALIDITY AND RELIABILITY OF SCORES ON THE REDUCED EMOTIONAL INTENSITY SCALE ( 21KB)
Maggie Geuens and Patrick De Pelsmacker – September 2001, 31 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Educational and Psychological Measurement, 2002, 62(2), 299-315. (A1))

WP 01/113

INNOVATIONS IN GOVERNMENTAL ACCOUNTING SYSTEMS: THE CONCEPT OF A “MEGA GENERAL LEDGER” IN BELGIAN PROVINCESS ( 17KB)
Johan Christiaens and Christophe Vanhee – September 2001, 27 p.
(Publishedexternal site in V. Montesinos and J. Manuel Vela (eds.), Innovations in Governmental Accounting, Kluwer Academic Publishers, Dordrecht, 2002, 191-202)

WP 01/112

THE SURVIVAL OF VENTURE CAPITAL BACKED COMPANIES ( 19KB)
Sophie Manigart, Katleen Baeyens and Wim Van Hyfte – September 2001, 40 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Venture Capital, 2002, 4(2), 103-124)

WP 01/111

SUPPLY OF VENTURE CAPITAL BY EUROPEAN GOVERNMENTS ( 451KB)
Sophie Manigart and Christof Beuselinck – August 2001, 27 p.

WP 01/110

THE STRATEGIC ROLE OF THE PLANT: TESTING FERDOWS’ MODEL ( 215KB)
Ann Vereecke and Roland Van Dierdonck – August 2001, 38 p.
(International Journal of Operations and Production Management, 2002, 22, 492 -514. (A1))

WP 01/108

BUILDING A CONCEPTUAL FRAMEWORK ON THE EXPLORATORY JOB SEARCH ( 160KB)
Dirk Buyens, Karel De Witte and Gijs Martens – July 2001, 38 p.

WP 01/107

THE OOGHE-JOOS-DE VOS FAILURE PREDICTION MODELS : A CROSS-INDUSTRY VALIDATION ( 23KB)
Hubert Ooghe, Jan Camerlynck and Sofie Balcaen – July 2001, 49 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Brussels Economic Review, 2003, 45(4), 39-70)

WP 01/106

EFFICIENCY EFFECTS OF BANK MERGERS AND ACQUISITIONS IN EUROPE ( 238KB)
H.P. Huizinga, J.H.M. Nelissen, Rudi Vander Vennet – June 2001, 40 p.

WP 01/105

BAYESIAN NEURAL NETWORK LEARNING FOR REPEAT PURCHASE MODELLING IN DIRECT MARKETING ( 84KB)
Stijn Viaene, Bart Baesens, Dirk Van den Poel, Jan Vanthienen, Guido Dedene – June 2001, 33 p.
(Publishedexternal site in European Journal of Operational Research, 2002, 138(1), 191-211. (A1))

WP 01/104

KNOWLEDGE DISCOVERY IN A DIRECT MARKETING CASE USING LEAST SQUARES SUPPORT VECTOR MACHINES ( 70KB)
Stijn Viaene, Bart Baesens, Tony Van Gestel, Johan A.K. Suykens, Dirk Van den Poel, Jan Vanthienen, Bart De Moor, Guido Dedene – June 2001, 27 p.
(Publishedexternal site in International Journal of Intelligent Systems, 2001, 16(9), 1023-1036)

WP 01/103

DETERMINANTS OF MUTUAL FUND PERFORMANCE: A BAYESIAN STOCHASTIC FRONTIER APPROACH ( 25KB)
Jan Annaert, Julien van den Broeck, Rudi Vander Vennet – June 2001, 31 p.
(Publishedexternal sitein European Journal of Operational Research, 2003, 151(3), 617-632. (A1))

WP 01/102

WRAPPED INPUT SELECTION USING MULTILAYER PERCEPTRONS FOR REPEAT-PURCHASE MODELING IN DIRECT MARKETING ( 23KB)
Stijn Viaene, Bart Baesens, Dirk Van den Poel, Guido Dedene, Jan Vanthienen – June 2001, 23 p.
(Publishedexternal site in International Journal of Intelligent Systems in Accounting, Finance & Management, 2001, 10(2), 115-126)

WP 01/101

FINANCIAL ACCOUNTING REFORM IN FLEMISH UNIVERSITIES: AN EMPIRICAL STUDY OF THE IMPLEMENTATION ( 18KB)
Johan Christiaens – February 2001, 28 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Financial Accountability & Management, 2003, 19(2), 185-204)

WP 00/99

REVERSED SCORE AND LIKELIHOOD RATIO TESTS ( 194kB)
Geert Dhaene, Olivier Scaillet – December 2000, 23 p.
(Forthcoming in Oxford Bulletin (A))

WP 00/98

PUBLIC CAPITAL AND LABOUR MARKET PERFORMANCE IN BELGIUM ( 86KB)
Gerdie Everaert and Freddy Heylen – December 2000, 50 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Journal of Policy Modeling, 2004, 26(1, 95-112. (A1))

WP 00/97

BALANCED GROWTH AND PUBLIC CAPITAL: AN EMPIRICAL ANALYSIS WITH I(2)-TRENDS IN CAPITAL STOCK DATA ( 20KB)
Gerdie Everaert – December 2000, 34 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Economic Modelling, 2003, 20(4), 741-763. (A1))

WP 00/95

THE EFFECT OF MOOD ON SELF-REFERENCING IN A PERSUASION CONTEXT ( 19KB)
Anick Bosmans, Patrick Van Kenhove, Peter Vlerick and Hendrik Hendrickx – November 2000, 32 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Advances in Consumer Research, 2001, 28, 115-121)

WP 00/94

THE INFLUENCE OF TOPIC INVOLVEMENT ON MAIL SURVEY- RESPONSE BEHAVIOR ( 22KB)
Patrick Van Kenhove, Katrien Wijnen and Kristof De Wulf – November 2000, 52 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Psychology & Marketing, 2002, 19(3), 293-301. (A1))

WP 00/93

AN EMPIRICAL INVESTIGATION OF THE RELATIONSHIPS BETWEEN ETHICAL BELIEFS, ETHICAL IDEOLOGY, POLITICAL PREFERENCE AND NEED FOR CLOSURE OF DUTCH-SPEAKING CONSUMERS IN BELGIUM ( 21KB)
Patrick Van Kenhove, Iris Vermeir, Steven Verniers – November 2000, 42 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Journal of Business Ethics, 2001, 32(4), 2001, 347-361. (A1))

WP 00/92

VALUE-AT-RISK PREDICTION USING CONTEXT MODELING ( 484kB)
Koen Denecker, Steven Van Assche, John Crombez, Rudi Vander Vennet and Ignace Lemahieu – November 2000, 38 p.
(Publishedexternal site in European Physical Journal B, 2001, 20(4), p.481-492)

WP 00/91

PRE-ACQUISITION PROFILE OF PRIVATELY HELD COMPANIES INVOLVED IN TAKEOVERS: AN EMPIRICAL STUDY ( 46KB)
Jan Camerlynck and Hubert Ooghe – September 2000, 35 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Small Business Economics Journal, 2005, 24(2), 169-186 (A1))

WP 00/90

EXACT FACTOR PRICING IN AN EUROPEAN FRAMWORK ( 444kB)
John Crombez and Rudi Vander Vennet – September 2000, 31 p.

WP 00/88

TOWARDS UNDERSTANDING CONSUMER RESPONSE TO STOCK-OUTS ( 33KB)
Katia Campo, Els Gijsbrechts, Patricia Nisol – June 2000, 42 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Journal of Retailing, 2000, 76(2), 2000, 76(2), 219-242. (A1))

WP 00/87

THE IMPACT OF STOCK-OUTS ON WHETHER, HOW MUCH AND WHAT TO BUY ( 19KB)
Katia Campo, Els Gijsbrechts, Patricia Nisol – June 2000, 50 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Proceedings of the 29th Annual Conference of the European Marketing Academy (EMAC), 2000, Rotterdam, The Netherlands)

WP 00/86

THE ADDED VALUE OF THE HR-DEPARTMENT: EMPIRICAL STUDY AND DEVELOPMENT OF AN INTEGRATED FRAMEWORK ( 20KB)
Dirk Buyens, Ans De Vos – June 2000, 37 p.
(Published in HRM Journal, 2001, 11(3), 70-89)

WP 00/85

BEST AFFINE UNBIASED RESPONSE DECOMPOSITION ( 163kB)
Geert Dhaene, Erik Schokkaert, Carine Van de Voorde – May 2000, 8 p.

WP 00/84

THREE MEANINGS OF INTERGENERATIONAL MOBILITY ( 46KB)
Dirk Van de gaer, Erik Schokkaert, Michel Martinez – May 2000, 20 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Economica, 2001, 68(272), 519-537. (A1))

WP 00/83

A SYSTEMS VIEW ON WHAT MATTERS TO EXCEL ( 68KB)
Noël Houthoofd, Aimé Heene – May 2000, 22p.
(Publishedexternal site in Advances in Applied Business Strategy: Competence Perspectives on Managing Internal Processes, issue 7, 2005, 183-202)

WP 00/89

WHY IT TAKES TWO TO BUILD SUCCESSFUL BUYER-SELLER RELATIONSHIPS ( 59kB)
Kristof De Wulf, Gaby Odekerken-Schröder, Patrick Schumacher – April 2000, 32 p.

WP 00/82

BARGAINING IN MARKETS WITH SIMULTANEOUS AND SEQUENTIAL SUPPLIERS ( 41KB)
Jan Bouckaert – April 2000, 23 p.
(Published in Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, 2002, 48, 319-334 (B))

WP 00/81

COST AND PROFIT EFFICIENCY OF FINANCIAL CONGLOMERATES AND UNIVERSAL BANKS IN EUROPE ( 57KB)
Rudi Vander Vennet – January 2000, 31 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Journal of Money, Credit and Banking, 2002, 34(1), 254-282. (A1))

WP 00/80

THE INFLUENCE OF SELLER RELATIONSHIP ORIENTATION AND BUYER RELATIONSHIP PRONENESS ON TRUST, COMMITMENT, AND BEHAVIORAL LOYALTY IN A CONSUMER ENVIRONMENT ( 101KB)
Kristof De Wulf and Gaby Odekerken-Schröder – January 2000, 27 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Journal for the Theory of Social Behaviour, 2001, 31(1), 73-+ (A1))

WP 99/79

INTERNATIONAL COMPARISON OF FAILURE PREDICTION MODELS FROM DIFFRENT COUNTRIES: AN EMPIRICAL ANALYSIS ( 135kB)
Hubert Ooghe Heidi Claus, Nathalie Sierens, Jan Camerlyck – December 1999, 33 p.

WP 99/78

THE IMPACT OF NEW PRODUCT LAUNCH STRATEGIES ON COMPETITIVE REACTION IN INDUSTRIAL MARKETS ( 20KB)
Marion Debruyne, Rudy Moenaert,Abbie Griffin, Susan Hart, Erik Jan Hultink, Henry Robben – November 1999, 25 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Journal of Product Innovation Management, 2002, 19(2), 159-170)

WP 99/77

WHO WILL BE THE NEW AUDITOR ? ( 121kB)
Véronique Weets – October 1999, 22 p.

WP 99/76

CONVERGING NEW PUBLIC MANAGEMENT REFORMS AND DIVERGING ACCOUNTING PRACTICES IN BELGIAN LOCAL GOVERNMENTS ( 121kB)
Johan Christiaens – October 1999, 26 p.
(Publishedexternal site as ‘Converging new public management reforms and diverging accounting practices in Flemish local governments ‘ in Financial Accountability & Management, 2001, 17 (2), 153-170)

WP 99/75

EXPECTATIONS OF USERS OF FINANCIAL INFORMATION WITH REGARD TO THE TASKS CARRIED OUT BY AUDITORS ( 74kB)
Ignace De Beelde, Sophie Cooreman and Helmut Leydens – October 1999, 17 p.

WP 99/74

AUTOMATIC ACTIVATION OF THE SELF IN A PERSUASION CONTEXT ( 75KB)
Anick Bosmans, Patrick Van Kenhove, Peter Vlerick and Hendrik Hendrickx – September 1999, 19 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Advances in Consumer Research, 2000, 27, 274-278)

WP 99/72

TAX DISCOUNTING AND DIRECT CROWDING-OUT IN BELGIUM : IMPLICATIONS FOR FISCAL POLICY ( 252kB)
Lorenzo Pozzi – August 1999, 21 p.
(Published in Oxford Bulletin of Economics and Statistics, 2003, 65(3), p. 261–282)

WP 99/71

INFREQUENT LARGE SHOCKS TO UNEMPLOYMENT. NEW EVIDENCE ON ALTERNATIVE PERSISTENCE PERSPECTIVES ( 266KB)
Gerdie Everaert – July 1999, 28 p.
(Publishedexternal site in LABOUR: Review of Labour Economics and Industrial Relations, 2001, 15, 555-577)

WP 99/70

COMMUNICATION FLOWS IN INTERNATIONAL PRODUCT INNOVATION TEAMS ( 741KB)
Rudy Moenaert,Filip Caeldries, Annouk Lievens and Elke Wauters – June 1999, p.
(Publishedexternal site in Journal of Product Innovation Management, 2000, 17(5), 360-377)

WP 99/69

MONOPOLISTIC COMPETITION WITH A MAIL ORDER BUSINESS ( 851KB)
Jan Bouckaert – May 1999, 9 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Economics Letters, 2000, 66(3), 303-310 (A1))

WP 99/68

DE SOCIALE BALANS IN BELGIË : VOORSTEL VAN ANALYSEMETHODE EN TOEPASSING OP HET BOEKJAAR 1996 ( 1065KB)
Hubert Ooghe and Alexander Dehaene – April 1999, 28 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Accountancy en Bedrijfskunde Kwartaalschrift, 1999, 24(2), 35-60)

WP 99/67

ARE LEASES AND DEBT SUBSTITUTES ? EVIDENCE FROM BELGIAN FIRMS ( 1321KB)
Marc Deloof and Ilse Verschueren – March 1999, 11 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Financial Management, 1999, 28(2), 91-97 (A1))

WP 99/66

TRADE CREDIT, CORPORATE GROUPS, AND THE FINANCING OF BELGIAN FIRMS ( 335KB)
Marc Deloof and Marc Jegers – March 1999, 31 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Journal of Business Finance & Accounting, 1999, 26 (7-8), 945-966)

WP 99/64

THE CREDIT SQUEEZE DURING RUSSIA’S EARLY TRANSITION. A BANK-BASED VIEW ( 149KB)
Koen Schoors – January 1999, 26 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Economics of Transition, 2001, 9(1, 205-228 (A1))

WP 99/63

DIVERGENT PERCEPTIONS OF TQM IMPLEMENTATION IN HOSPITALS ( 6.59MB)
Paul Gemmel and Filip Bourgonjon – January 1999, 25 p.
(Forthcoming in Journal of Management in Medicine, 2000)

WP 98/62

THE IMPACT OF TASK DEFINITION ON STORE CHOICE AND STORE-ATTRIBUTE SALIENCES ( 104KB)
Patrick Van Kenhove, Walter van Waterschoot and Kristof De Wulf – December 1998, 16 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Journal of Retailing, 1999, 75(1), 125-137)

WP 98/61

INTRAGROUP RELATIONS AND THE DETERMINANTS OF CORPORATE LIQUID RESERVES : BELGIAN EVIDENCE ( 103KB)
Mark Deloof – December 1998, 29 p.
(Publishedexternal site as ‘Belgian intragroup relations and the determinants of corporate liquid reserves’ in European Financial Management, 2001, 7(3), 375-392)

WP 98/58

THE TAYLOR RULE : A USEFUL MONETARY POLICY GUIDE FOR THE ECB ? ( 285KB)
Gert Peersman and Frank Smets – September 1998, 28 p.
(Publishedexternal site as ‘The Taylor rule: a useful monetary policy benchmark for the euro area?’ in International Finance, 1999, 2(1), 85-116)

WP 98/57

PUBLIC CAPITAL AND PRODUCTIVITY GROWTH IN BELGIUM ( 280KB)
Gerdie Everaert and Freddy Heylen – July 1998, 20 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Economic Modelling, 2001, 18(1), 97-116)

WP 98/56

MONETAIRE UNIE EN ARBEIDSMARKT : REFLECTIES OVER LOONVORMING EN MACRO-ECONOMISCH BELEID ( 290KB)
Freddy Heylen – juni 1998, 15 p.
(Publishedexternal site in M. Eyskens e.a., De euro en de toekomst van het Europese maatschappijmodel, Intersentia, 1999, 135-157)

WP 98/55

NON PROBABILITY SAMPLING FOR WWW SURVEYS : A COMPARISON OF METHODS ( 230KB)
Niels Schillewaert, Fred Langerak and Tim Duhamel – June 1998, 12 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Journal of the Market Research Society, 1998, 40(4), 1998, October, 307-322)

WP 98/54

PRICE COMPETITION BETWEEN AN EXPERT AND A NON-EXPERT ( 136KB)
Jan Bouckaert and Hans Degryse – June 1998, 29 p.
(Published in International Journal of Industrial Organisation, 2000)

WP 98/53

DETERMINANTS OF REQUIRED RETURN IN VENTURE CAPITAL INVESTMENTS : A FIVE COUNTRY STUDY ( 82kB)
Sophie Manigart, Koen De Waele, Mike Wright, Ken Robbie, Philippe Desbrières, Harry J. Sapienza and Amy Beekman – June 1998, 36 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Journal of Business Venturing, (A1), 2002, 17 (4), 291-312)

WP 98/52

AN INSTITUTIONAL VIEW OF THE DEVELOPMENT OF VENTURE CAPITAL IN THE U.S., EUROPE AND ASIA ( 56kB)
Garry D. Bruton, Vance H. Fried and Sophie Manigart – June 1998, 31 p.
(Publishedexternal site as ‘Institutional influences on the worldwide expansion of venture capital’ in Entrepreneurship, Theory and Practice, 2005, 29(6), p.737-760)

WP 98/51

WORK SHARING INSURANCE’ : THE NEED FOR GOVERNMENT SUPPORT ( 5.85MB)
Stefaan Vandorpe and, Idès Nicaise, Eddy Omey – June 1998, 20 p.

WP 98/50

ENVIRONMENTAL REGULATION, COMPARATIVE ADVANTAGE AND THE PORTER HYPOTHESIS ( 255KB)
Johan Albrecht – May 1998, 35 p.
(Publishedexternal site as ‘Environmental Regulation and International Competitiveness.’ in International Journal of Development Planning Literature, 1999, 219-231)

WP 98/49

CREDIT CLASSIFICATION : A COMPARISON OF LOGIT MODELS AND DECISION TREES ( 298KB)
Philip Joos, Koen Vanhoof, Hubert Ooghe and Nathalie Sierens – May 1998, 15 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Proceedings notes of the Workshop on Application of Machine Learning and Data Mining in Finance, Chimnitz, Germany, 1998, 59-72)

WP 98/48

BOARD COMPOSITION, CORPORATE PERFORMANCE AND DIVIDEND POLICY ( 171KB)
Alexander Dehaene and Hubert Ooghe – April 1998, 22 p.
(Publishedexternal site as ‘Corporate performance and board structure in Belgian companies’ in Long Range Planning, 2001, 34(3), 383-398 (A1))

WP 98/47

REGIONAL COHESION IN EUROPE ? THE ROLE OF EU RTD POLICY RECONSIDERED ( 253KB)
Bart Clarysse and Ugus Muldur – April 1998, 28 p.
(Publishedexternal site as ‘Regional cohesion in Europe? An analysis of how EU public RTD support influences the techno-economic regional landscape’ in Research Policy, 2001, 30(2), 275-296 (A1))

WP 98/46

CONVERGENCE AND THE GROWTH PATTERN OF OECD BANK MARKETS ( 56kB)
Rudi Vander Vennet – February 1998, 21 p.
(Publishedexternal site as ‘The law of proportionate effect and OECD bank sectors’ in Applied Economics, 2001, 33(4). p.539-546)

WP 98/45

INNOVATIVE PRODUCTIVITY OF US BIOPHARMACEUTICAL START-UPS : INSIGHTS FROM INDUSTRIAL ORGANIZATION AND STRATEGIC MANAGEMENT ( 224KB)
Bart Clarysse, Koen Debackere and Pieter Temin – January 1998, 27 p.
(Publishedexternal site in International Journal of Biotechnology, 2001, 3(1/2) pp. 33-56)

WP 98/44

INSIDE THE BLACK BOX OF INNOVATION : STRATEGIC DIFFERENCES BETWEEN SMES ( 317kB)
Bart Clarysse and Roland Van Dierdonck – January 1998, 30 p.

WP 97/43

FINANCIAL MANAGEMENT PRACTICES IN CHINA ( 266KB)
Hubert Ooghe – December 1997, 24 p.
(Publishedexternal site in European Business Review, 1998, 98(4), 217-226)

WP 97/42

CHOICE DIVIDENDS AND CONTEMPORANEOUS EARNINGS ANNOUNCEMENTS IN BELGIUM ( 312KB)
Sophie Manigart and Koen De Waele – November 1997, 25 p.
(Published as ‘Choice dividends and comtemporaneous earnings announcements on a a small stock market: an empirical study’ in Cahiers Economiques de Bruxelles, 1999, vol. 44, issue 1, pp. 27-56)

WP 97/41

THE MONETARY TRANSMISSION MECHANISM : EMPIRICAL EVIDENCE FOR EU-COUNTRIES ( 59KB)
Gert Peersman – November 1997, 25 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Revue de la Banque / Bank- en Financiewezen, March 2000, p 139-148)

WP 97/40

DE DISCIPLINERING VAN HET MANAGEMENT : EN LITERATUUROVERZICHT ( 275KB)
Alexander Dehaene and Hubert Ooghe – oktober 1997, 28 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Economisch en Sociaal Tijdschrift, 2000, 54(1), 3-42)

WP 97/39

ENVIRONMENTAL POLICY AND THE INWARD INVESTMENT POSITION OF US ‘DIRTY’ INDUSTRIES ( 42KB)
Johan Albrecht – Oktober 1997, 20 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Intereconomics, 1998, 33(4), 186-194)

WP 97/38

EFFECTIVE PRICING OF NEW INDUSTRIAL PRODUCTS ( 197KB)
Marion Debruyne and Ruud T. Frambach – September 1997, 23 p.
(Publishedexternal site in D. Grewal and C. Pechmann (eds.), Marketing theory and applications, 9, Proceedings AMA Winter Conference 1998)

WP 97/37

THE PERFORMANCE OF CONDITIONAL BETAS ON THE BRUSSELS STOCK EXCHANGE ( 251KB)
John Crombez and Rudi Vander Vennet – September 1997, 21 p.
(Publishedexternal site as ‘The risk/return relationship conditional on market movements on the Brussels stock exchange’ in Tijdschrift voor Economie en Management, 2000, 45, 163-188)

WP 97/36

DE KLOOF TUSSEN LAAG- EN HOOGGESCHOOLDEN EN DE POLITIEKE HOUDBAARHEID VAN DE BELGISCHE WERKLOOSHEIDSVERZEKERING : EEN EMPIRISCHE ANALYSE ( 213KB)
Maureen Verhue, Erik Schokkaert and Eddy Omey – augustus 1997, 30 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Economisch en Sociaal Tijdschrift, 1999, 53(1), 41-77)

WP 97/34

AN EXPLORATORY INVESTIGATION OF INDUSTRY SPECIALIZATION OF LARGE AUDIT FIRMS ( 313KB)
Ignace De Beelde – July 1997, 19 p.
(Publishedexternal site in International Journal of Accounting, 1997, 32(3), 337-355)

WP 97/33

INDUSTRIAL PRICING PRACTICES AND DETERMINANTS ( 234KB)
Ruud T. Frambach and Ed J. Nijssen – June 1997, 33 p.
(Publishedexternal site in D. Thorne Leclair and M. Hartline (eds.), Marketing theory and applications, vol. 8, Proceedings AMA Winter Conference 1997, 126-133)

WP 97/32

A CONTRIBUTION TO THE EMPIRICAL ANALYSIS OF THE EFFECTS OF FISCAL CONSOLIDATION : EXPLANATION OF FAILURE IN EUROPE IN THE 1990s ( 337KB)
Freddy Heylen – June 1997, 30 p.
(revised version, co-authored by G. Everaert, Publishedexternal site in Public Choice, 2000, 105(1-2) 103-124 (A1))

WP 97/31

INDIVIDUAL PREFERENCES CONCERNING UNEMPLOYMENT COMPENSATION : INSURANCE AND SOLIDARITY ( 263KB)
Erik Schokkaert, Maureen Verhue and Eddy Omey – June 1997, 24 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Claude d’Aspremont, Victor Ginsburg, Henri Sneessens, Frans Spinnewyn (eds), Institutional and Financial Incentives for Social Insurance, Kluwer Academic Publishers, 2002, ISBN 0-7923-7417-7, p. 73-101)

WP 97/30

FACTORS INFLUENCING THE TARGET COSTING PROCESS : LESSONS FROM JAPANESE PRACTICE ( 231kB)
Robin Cooper and Regine Slagmulder – April 1997, 29 p.

WP 97/29

DETERMINANTS OF EU BANK TAKEOVERS : A LOGIT ANALYSIS ( 304KB)
Rudi Vander Vennet – April 1997, 23 p.
(Publishedexternal site as ‘Causes and consequences of EU bank takeovers’ in S. Eijffinger, K. Koedijk, M. Pagano and R. Portes (eds.), The Changing European Financial Landscape, CEPR, 1999)

WP 97/28

ADVERTISING CONTENT AND IRRITATION. A STUDY OF 226 TV COMMERCIALS ( 251KB)
Patrick De Pelsmacker and Joeri Van den Bergh – April 1997, 27 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Journal of International Consumer Marketing, 1998, 10(4), 1998, ongenummerd)

WP 97/27

VENTURE CAPITALISTS’ APPRAISAL OF INVESTMENT PROJECTS: AN EMPIRICAL STUDY IN FOUR EUROPEAN COUNTRIES ( 309KB)
Sophie Manigart, Koen De Waele, Mike Wright and Ken Robbie – March 1997, 18 p.
(Publishedexternal site as ‘Venture capitalists’ decision to syndicate’ in Entrepreneurship Theory and Practice, 2006, March, 131-153. (A1))

WP 97/26

DE FLEXIBILITEIT VAN DE BELGISCHE RELATIEVE LONEN ( 11.71MB)
Lucia Goubert – Maart 1997, 27 p.

WP 97/25

CREATING A PROFESSION ‘OUT OF NOTHING’. THE CASE OF THE BELGIAN AUDITING PROFESSION ( 404KB)
Ignace De Beelde – February 1997, 3 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Accounting, Organizations and Society, Volume 27, Issues 4–5, May–July 2002, Pages 447–470)

WP 97/24

THE IMPACT OF PHYSICAL ATTRACTIVENESS IN ADVERTISING ON CONSUMER ATTITUDE : THE ROLE OF PRODUCT INVOLVEMENT ( 6.46MB)
Rebecca van Hove, Ruud T. Frambach and Patrick Van Kenhove – January 1997, 25 p.

WP 96/20

DE ARBEIDSMARKTINTEGRATIE VAN AFGESTUDEERDEN UIT TSO EN BSO : EEN LONGITUDINALE STUDIE ( 238KB)
Stefaan Vandorpe, Jan Denys and Eddy Omey – Mei 1996, 21 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Economisch en Sociaal Tijdschrift, 1997)

WP 96/19

MONETARY POLICY AND ASSET PRICES : A COMPARISON OF THE FED’S ANNOUNCEMENT POLICIES 1987-1995 ( 302KB)
Nico Valckx and Wiliam De Vijlder – March 1996, 19 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Bank- en Financiewezen, 1996, 414-425)

WP 96/18

USING MANAGEMENT CONTROL SYSTEMS TO ACHIEVE ALIGNMENT BETWEEN STRATEGIC INVESTMENT DECISIONS AND STRATEGY ( 250KB)
Regine Slagmulder – February 1996, 36 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Management Accounting Research, 1997 8(1), 103-139)

WP 95/14

JAPANSE LAAGCONJUNCTUUR EN VASTGOEDMARKTONTWIKKELINGEN ( 251KB)
Dries Schockaert – Oktober 1995, 24 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Maandschrift Economie, 1996, 60, 385-407)

WP 95/12

PROBLEMEN BIJ HET OPSTELLEN VAN CLASSIFICATIEMODELLEN : EEN TOEPASSING OP COMMERCIËLE KREDIETSCORING BIJ FINANCIËLE INSTELLINGEN ( 341KB)
Philip Joos and Hubert Ooghe – Juni 1995, 39 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Tijdschrift voor Economie en Management, 1998, 43(1), 3-48)

WP 95/11

BAD LOANS IN TRANSITION ECONOMIES ( 35.94MB)
Koen Schoors – May 1995, 42 p.

WP 95/10

A COMPARISON BETWEEN THE “PICK ANY” METHOD OF SCALING AND THE SEMANTIC DIFFERENTIAL ( 300KB)
Patrick Van Kenhove – April 1995, 14 p.
(Published in Tijdschrift voor Economie en Management, 1998)

WP 95/09

THE EFFECT OF MERGERS AND ACQUISITIONS ON THE EFFICIENCY AND PROFITABILITY OF EC CREDIT INSTITUTIONS ( 278KB)
Rudi Vander Vennet – April 1995, 35 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Journal of Banking and Finance, 1996, 20(9). p.1531-1558)

WP 95/08

UNEMPLOYMENT IN EUROPE : A PROBLEM OF RELATIVE OR AGGREGATE DEMAND SHOCKS ? ( 298KB)
Freddy Heylen, Lucia Goubert and Eddy Omey – March 1995, 16 p.
(Publishedexternal site in International Labour Review, 1996, 135(1) (A1))

WP 95/07

A COMPARISON OF VENTURE CAPITALIST GOVERNANCE AND VALUE-ADDED IN THE U.S. AND WESTERN EUROPE ( 317KB)
Harry J. Sapienza, Sophie Manigart and Wim Vermeir – February 1995, 31 p.
(Publishedexternal site in Journal of Business Venturing, 1996, 11(6), 439-469. (A1))

WP 95/06

SEMI-ANNUAL EARNINGS ANNOUNCEMENTS AND MARKET REACTION : SOME RECENT FINDINGS FOR A SMALL CAPITAL MARKET ( 314KB)
Gert Van Huffel, Philip Joos and Hubert Ooghe – February 1995, 23 p.
(Publishedexternal site in European Accounting Review, 1996, 5(4), 693-713)

WP 94/04

MARKET STRUCTURE AND OPERATIONAL EFFICIENCY A DETERMINANTS OF EC BANK PROFITABILITY ( 258KB)
Rudi Vander Vennet – September 1994, 25 p.
(Publishedexternal site as ‘Concentration, efficiency, and entry barriers as determinants of EC bank profitability’ in Journal of International Financial Markets, Institutions and Money, 1994, 4(3/4))

WP 94/02

SOCIAL, ECONOMIC AND POLITICAL INSTITUTIONS AND TAXES ON LABOUR ( 306KB)
Freddy Heylen – September 1994, 38 p.
(Publishedexternal site as ‘Institutions and the rise of taxes on labour in the OECD’ in Weltwirtschaftliches Archiv, 1995, 131(4), 623-654 (A1))