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    • Women, work and management in the Middle East 

      Rodriguez, Jenny; Ridgway, Maranda; Kemp, Linzi (Emerald Publishing Limited, 2019)
      The role and position of women in the Middle East continues to be the subject of much interest in discussion in the public arena and despite questions about their under-representation in work and management, their experiences ...
    • What We Have Learned about Terrorism since 9/11 

      Gaibulloev, Khusrav; Sandler, Todd (American Economic Association, 2019)
      This overview examines critically the post-9/11 empirical literature on terrorism. Major contributions by both economists and political scientists are included. We focus on five main themes: the changing nature of terrorism, ...
    • Introducing Extended Data on Terrorist Groups (EDTG), 1970 to 2016 

      Hou, Dongfang; Gaibulloev, Khusrav; Sandler, Todd (Sage Publishing, 2020)
      This article introduces an extended data set of 760 terrorist groups that engaged in attacks during 1970 to 2016. Unlike most extant group data sets, the extended data on terrorist groups (EDTG) is not tied to terrorist ...
    • Towards a Performative Understanding of Deservingness: Merit, Gender and the BBC Pay Dispute 

      Simpson, Ruth; Kumra, Savita; Lewis, Patricia; Rumens, Nick (Wiley Online Library, 2020)
      Drawing largely on a high-profile case of unequal pay at the BBC (British Broadcasting Corporation) as an illustrative example, this conceptual paper considers differences and interrelationships between merit and deservingness, ...
    • Transnational Links in Rhino Poaching and the Black Market Price of Rhino Horns 

      Lopes, Adrian (Wiley Online Library, 2019)
      The trends of rhino poaching in South Africa and India – major range states – have been remarkably similar over time. Organized criminal syndicates manage an illegal supply chain of rhino horns from poachers, middlemen, ...
    • Le développement managérial a l’international 

      Morey, Susan; Waxin, Marie-France (Éditions de Liaisons, 2008)
    • La socialisation organisationnelle en contexte 

      Waxin, Marie-France (De Boeck, 2005)
      Les recherches de référence sur la socialisation organisationnelle ont été présentées dans le chapitre VII. Les ouvertures offertes par une approche cognitive et identitaire ainsi que par la perspective interactionniste ...
    • Le recrutement et la sélection à l’international 

      Waxin, Marie-France (Éditions de Liaisons, 2008)
      La structure du chapitre. Ce chapitre se compose de trois parties. Dans les deux premières, nous étudions en détail, respectivement, les méthodes de recrutement et de sélection à l’international ainsi que les variations ...
    • La compensation totale à l’international 

      Waxin, Marie-France (Éditions de Liaisons, 2008)
      La structure du chapitre. Ce chapitre se divise en trois parties bien distinctes, traitant de trois aspects majeurs de la compensation à l’international. Dans la première, nous traiterons d’abord des éléments de compensation ...
    • La gestion stratégique des affectations internationales 

      Waxin, Marie-France (Éditions de Liaisons, 2008)
      La structure du chapitre. Dans les parties suivantes, nous examinerons d’abord les différentes approches de gestion du personnel international, les fonctions des affectations internationales, puis les différentes catégories ...
    • Strategic Human Resource Management of International Assignments 

      Waxin, Marie-France (Elsevier, 2007)
      Throughout this chapter, we have studied five topics related to international HRM. First, we have examined the four major approaches to staffing foreign operations: ethnocentric, polycentric, geocentric, and regiocentric. ...
    • Corruption, lending and bank performance 

      Abuzayed, Bana; Ammar, Mouldi Ben; Molyneux, Philip; Al-Fayoumi, Nedal (American University of Sharjah, 2019-11-03)
      This paper uses a sample of 7235 banks from 160 countries between 2000 and 2016 to investigate the link between corruption, lending and bank performance. It considers both country- and bank-level corruption. The study finds ...
    • The Roots of Misalignment: Insights on Strategy Implementation from a System Dynamics Perspective 

      Baker, Jeff; Singh, Harminder (2019)
      This essay advances the study of strategic alignment by explaining how and why misalignment occurs. We begin by summarizing why IT and business strategies evolve in unintended ways, a phenomenon known as strategic drift. ...
    • Honesty, ability, norm, and socioeconomic status: experimental evidence from Bangladesh 

      Mahmud, Minhaj; Tasneem, Dina (American University of Sharjah, 2019)
      In a real effort task experiment, we study the (dis)honesty of undergraduate students in Bangladesh. Consistent with earlier studies, when they self-report their performance, a significant fraction of students cheats to ...
    • Information disclosure in dynamic research contests 

      Chen, Bo; Knyazev, Dmitriy; Chen, Bo (American University of Sharjah, 2019-09)
      We study the design of information disclosure in a dynamic multi-agent research contest, where each agent privately searches for innovations and submits his best to compete for a winner-takes-all prize. We find that although ...
    • Public sector HRM reform: a multi-nation perspective 

      Waxin, Marie-France; Bateman, Rob (International Human Resource Management Conference, 2009)
      The objective of this research is to describe and discuss trends in HRM practice as they have emerged in public sector organizations undertaking new management reforms over the last two decades. To do this, we reviewed ...
    • Workforce localization and HRM practices in the Gulf countries: a literature review 

      Waxin, Marie-France; Bateman, Rob (European Institute for Advanced Studies in Management (EIASM), 2015-04)
      As members of the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC), the states of Bahrain, Kuwait, Qatar, Oman, Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates pursue localization as a government policy aimed at increasing the participation of ...
    • The mediating role of artifacts in position practice at work: Examples from a project-based context 

      Awazu, Yukika; Mariano, Stefania; Newell, Sue (Elsevier, 2019-06)
      Drawing on examples from a case study of a global product technology company, we discuss the mediating role of artifacts in position practice in project-based contexts. Findings revealed three types of mediation – ...
    • HRM Reform in the Public Sector: Is it Enough? 

      Waxin, Marie-France; Bateman, Rob (Edward Elgar, 2009)
      Our objective here is to describe and discuss changes in HRM practice as they have emerged in public organizations undertaking new management reforms. In the first section, we present a conceptual framework that will allow ...
    • Développement et validation d’un modèle de structuration des valeurs au travail 

      Wils, Thierry; Luncasu, Marian; Waxin, Marie-France (Université Laval, 2007)
      Bien que les valeurs au travail jouent un rôle important en gestion des ressources humaines, il n’existe actuellement aucun instrument de mesure des valeurs au travail reposant sur une structuration théorique. À partir des ...