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  • The influence of formal and informal controls on employee performance: three essays 

    SHANG, RUIDI (2017)
    This thesis includes three essays and examines how management control mechanisms influence the behaviors of lower-level employees. Drawing on the psychology, management, and economic literature and based on field data from ...
  • Essays in international trade 

    Kharel, Paras (2017)
    This thesis comprises three independent papers on topics in international trade (Chapters 2-4). Chapter 2 revisits a prominent gravity model-based empirical literature on the effects of free trade agreements by accounting ...
  • Pricing long-dated equity derivatives under stochastic interest rates 

    Ranasinghe, Navin (2017)
    Although the effect of interest rate stochasticity can safely be ignored for short-dated exchange traded derivatives, this is not the case for the kind of long-dated over-the-counter derivatives often used by insurance ...

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