Recent Submissions

  • M&As in the airline industry: Motives and systematic risk 

    Evripidou, Loukia Ch (2012-10-04)
    Purpose: The purpose of the current study was first to identify the motives for mergers, and second to examine the effect of mergers on the systematic risk of bidder firms in the airline industry. Design/methodology/approach: ...
  • Airline industry consolidation and its effect on shareholder value 

    Evripidou, Loukia Ch; Melanthiou, Yioula (2013-12-26)
    This paper made use of event study methodology to scan whether horizontal mergers alter the value of the acquiring firm. To evaluate the validity of the results two different models have been estimated, but the similarity ...
  • Editorial 

    Yiannaki, Simona Mihai; Rios-Morales, Ruth (2013-04-16)
  • Editorial 

    Yiannaki, Simona Mihai; Rios-Morales, Ruth (2013-03-12)
  • Where to? - The EU unemployment post crisis 

    Yiannaki, Simona Mihai (2011-08-01)
    The paper combines under a literature review, secondary and tertiary data analysis, a unique construct of three perspectives: the new classical macroeconomics theory related to unemployment, a finance approach of the ...
  • Creativity in business schools - post financial crisis implications 

    Yiannaki, Simona Mihai; Savvides, Savvas C. (2012-05-01)
    Purpose: This paper aims to highlight for the first time, creativity's vital role in a new approach in the higher education world which can improve the current university instructional strategies post financial crisis. ...
  • Special issue on: Risk management for SMEs and corporations 

    Yiannaki, Simona Mihai; Stokes, Peter John (2012-10-05)
  • The interrelation among accounting quality, timeliness and relevance 

    Kythreotis, Alexis; Constantinou, Constantinos (2016-01-01)
    The IASB generates the International Accounting Standards and the Conceptual Framework in an attempt to create higher quality financial statements. Through this article, the extent to which this objective has been achieved ...
  • Tales of motives in bank M&As in emerging markets 

    Yiannaki, Simona Mihai (2013-09-01)
    For the past 12 years volatile waves of M&As and divestments in the banking sector were generated by numerous, but often similar motives. This article analyses the motives behind bank M&As regarding the acquirer's and the ...
  • Interest Rates Liberalization or Economy Control: The Case of the Chinese Banking System 

    Yiannaki, Simona Mihai; Rios-Morales, Ruth (2015-04-03)
    The Chinese Central Bank decided on June 8 and July 6, 2012, on the duplication and consecutive cut of the deposit and loan interest rates, together with the simultaneous loosening of the interest rate floating range of ...
  • Editorial 

    Bresciani, Stefano; Yiannaki, Simona Mihai (2017-01-01)
  • Editorial 

    Yiannaki, Simona Mihai; Giacosa, Elisa (2018-01-01)
  • ETFs Performance Europe - A Good Start or Not? 

    Yiannaki, Simona Mihai (2015-01-01)
    Under the premises that the U.S. Exchange Traded Funds (ETFs) hold over 70% of the ETFs’ World market, it seems that the European ones have been either under-researched or less demanded. This study provides some insights ...