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Design perspective on the role of advanced bots for self-guided learning
(CGPublisher (http://www.cgpublisher.com), 2014)
Virtual worlds are rapidly gaining acceptance in educational settings; with bots play an important role in these environments to help learners. Authentic learning can be significantly supported by bots to help self-guided ...
The state of play in New Zealand: research on diversity and boards of directors
(University of Technology Sydney, 2013)
Fast decoding algorithms for coded aperture systems
Fast decoding algorithms are described for a number of established coded aperture systems. The fast decoding algorithms for all these systems offer significant reductions in the number of calculations required when ...
Authentic, immersive, and emotional experience in virtual learning environments: the fear of dying as an important learning experience in a simulation
(The University of Western Australia, 2014)
This paper is about the role of authenticity and emotion to aid learning in immersive virtual environments; in particular the occupational health and safety in the operations and supply chain industry. With the introduction ...
Comparing theories to explain exercise behaviour: a socio-cognitive approach
(Taylor & Francis, 2013)
Consumer education plays an important role in cultivating the beliefs that exercise helps to improve one¡¦s health status. In this vein, a solid theoretical model that provides insight into what motivates exercise participation ...
The impact of NYSE closure on global market liquidity
(Auckland Centre for Financial research, Auckland University of Technology, 2013)
This paper examines the impact of NYSE closure on equity trading of cross-listed and non-cross-listed stocks. We argue that the US equity market is an important source of information and its closure will affect liquidity ...
Design for compliance: what would a strategic compliance operation look like?
(Tangible Media, 2014)
The following article is a summary of a research project that sought to understand what strategic compliance at Auckland Council would be, as a part of the Auckland University of Technology Master of Business Administration ...
Safe harbours, closed borders? New Zealand legal and policy responses to climate displacement in the South Pacific
(Te Piringa - Faculty of Law, Hamilton, New Zealand, 2014)
It is expected that by the mid-late century, large numbers of people facing increased environmental, economic and other pressures associated with climate change will respond by leaving their homes and communities to relocate ...
Do the initial job market conditions really matter for CEO pay?
(Auckland Center for Financial Research (ACFR), Auckland University of Technology Business School, 2013)
This paper complements the literature on CEO compensation by studying the effects of job market conditions at the start of future CEOs' careers. We also contribute to research on cohort eff ects in compensation by taking ...
The productive and symbolic functions of internal control in the Chinese hotel industry
(The Department of Accounting and Finance, Unitec Institute of Technology, 2013)
The paper considers how mechanisms of internal control drawn from accounting concepts serve the “productive” and “symbolic” functions identified by Foucault (Foucault, 1980, p. 161) that are employed to control staff by ...