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    • Research on energy and emission performance of a diesel engine fuelled with hydrotreated vegetable oil and biobutanol mixtures 

      Valeika, Gintaras (2024)
      The transportation industry is transforming the “Resource-efficient Europe” initiative to promote economic progress, increase competitiveness, and deliver high-quality mobility promotion services. This initiative encourages ...
    • Foreign direct investment and economic development of EU7 countries 

      Medne, Zane (7th International Scientific Conference “Business and Management 2012”, 2012)
      One of the main reasons why Czech Republic, Estonia, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Poland and Slovak Republic (hereafter – EU7 countries) joined to European Union was expectation to receive foreign direct investment from the ...
    • Darni aplinka: 27-osios teminės Jaunųjų mokslininkų konferencijos "Mokslas - Lietuvos ateitis" straipsnių rinkinys 

      Vilnius Gediminas Technical University; Vilniaus Gedimino technikos universitetas; Aplinkos inžinerijos fakultetas / Faculty of Environmental Engineering; Geodezijos ir kadastro katedra / Department of Geodesy and Cadastre; Kelių katedra / Department of Roads; Pastatų energetikos katedra / Department of Building Energetics; Aplinkos apsaugos ir vandens inžinerijos katedra / Department of Environmental Protection and Water Engineering (2024)
    • The need of bankruptcy prediction in the company 

      Mažintienė, Aurelija; Burkšaitienė, Daiva (7th International Scientific Conference “Business and Management 2012”, 2012)
      The obvious symptoms show up in a company’s financial statements about a year or two before a company goes real bankruptcy. The aim of the article is to define the concept of bankruptcy and to provide the main aspects of ...
    • Risk factors in outsourcing cooperation 

      Malkus, Tomasz (7th International Scientific Conference “Business and Management 2012”, 2012)
      The risk of outsourcing cooperation is one of the key issues taken into consideration by the client and service provider. Among risk factors are those that are dependent on the importance of outsourcing for the client and ...
    • Application of neural network for forecasting of exchange rates and forex trading 

      Maknickienė, Nijolė; Maknickas, Algirdas (7th International Scientific Conference “Business and Management 2012”, 2012)
      Expert methods, which widely applied for human decision making, were employed for neural networks. It was developed an exchange rates prediction and trading algorithm with using of experts information processing techniques ...
    • Simple moving average as a risk management method in main asset classes 

      Macijauskas, Lukas (7th International Scientific Conference “Business and Management 2012”, 2012)
      As during turbulent market conditions correlations between main asset classes falter, investors are forced to experience times of high uncertainty which in most cases may lead to irrational decisions. This problem stimulates ...
    • Firm failure patterns: the interconnection of failure reasons and financial data 

      Lukason, Oliver (7th International Scientific Conference “Business and Management 2012”, 2012)
      Decades of research has resulted in multifaceted studies on firm failure, being mainly focused on forecasting failure using financial data. Several studies are also viewing failure reasons and financial patterns of failure, ...
    • Aggregate assessment of a company's financial viability 

      Lace, Natalja; Koleda, Nadezhda (7th International Scientific Conference “Business and Management 2012”, 2012)
      Identifying the adequate level of financial viability refers to the most vital economic issues, since inadequate financial viability can result in the lack of resources for development, insolvency and bankruptcy of the ...
    • Ways of improving risk management function in insurance companies 

      Kaļiņina, Darja; Voronova, Irina (7th International Scientific Conference “Business and Management 2012”, 2012)
      The concept of this work is improvement of risk management function according to Solvency II directive framework. The authors have created an insurance company’s risk catalogue for identification, classification and ...
    • Art as a diversification tool of investment portfolios 

      Jurevičienė, Daiva; Savičenko, Jekaterina; Miečinskienė, Algita (7th International Scientific Conference “Business and Management 2012”, 2012)
      The paper constitutes an argumentation of art investments as portfolio diversification tool, presents the analysis of the specifics and conception of investments in art. Moreover, it represents the structure of art market ...
    • Behavioural finance during economic downturn in Lithuania 

      Jurevičienė, Daiva; Bikas, Egidijus; Gausienė, Eglė (7th International Scientific Conference “Business and Management 2012”, 2012)
      In the global world of information technologies everybody can operate in financial markets and manage financial instruments. However to forecast markets and to earn profit becomes more and more complicated since financial ...
    • The effect of regulatory incentives on bilateral foreign direct investment 

      Ginevičius, Romualdas; Šimelytė, Agnė (7th International Scientific Conference “Business and Management 2012”, 2012)
      In general, the promotion of foreign direct investment (hereinafter “FDI”) is considered to be one of the positive measures influencing MNCs decisions to invest in a country. Regulation is treated as a negative aspect in ...
    • Partial index tracking: satisfying different investment profiles with the same subset of stocks 

      García, Fernando; Guijarro, Francisco; Moya, Ismael (7th International Scientific Conference “Business and Management 2012”, 2012)
      Pasive portfolio management aims to minimize the unsystematic risk of the portfolios by imitating the behaviour of a stock index. Partial index tracking enables passive portfolio management by only considering a subset of ...
    • World top investment strategies adaptation to the Nasdaq OMX Riga 

      Freinats, Lauris; Voronova, Irina (7th International Scientific Conference “Business and Management 2012”, 2012)
      The authors of the publication are studying the strategies of world’s best and most influential stock market investors. The objective of the publication is to determine most important points of different investment strategies ...
    • Evaluation of competitive conditions in the PRC banking industry 

      Erol, Cengiz; Masood, Omar; Aktan, Bora; Sergi, Bruno (7th International Scientific Conference “Business and Management 2012”, 2012)
      As a fundamental component to any country’s overall economic system, People’s Republic of China’s (PRC) banking industry recently has seen rapid growth in line with the economic development of the country. This paper ...
    • The importance of central banks’ committees and communication strategies in assessing the paths’ of monetary policy 

      Dumiter, Florin Cornel (7th International Scientific Conference “Business and Management 2012”, 2012)
      Nowadays it is very important the ways and the channels central banks’ communicate. There are two issues regarding this aspect: first, if and how the communication strategies differ regarding the future monetary policy ...
    • Bank lending, the impact of environmental factors 

      Erina, Jana; Lace, Natalja (7th International Scientific Conference “Business and Management 2012”, 2012)
      In recent years most growing importance is given to the environment and its consequences, so this question becomes an issue not just for manufacturing companies, but also for the banks. In order to prevent threats to the ...
    • Proposal of investment portfolio of Hedge Fund 

      Budík, Jan; Doskočil, Radek; Niebauerová, Lenka (7th International Scientific Conference “Business and Management 2012”, 2012)
      This paper deals with the Hedge Fund as a alternative investment opportinuty. The key of Hedge Fund success is stable and robust investment strategies with high focus on risk management. This paper describes one part of ...
    • Corporate governance influence on firms’ financial performance in CEE countries 

      Bistrova, Julia; Lace, Natalja (7th International Scientific Conference “Business and Management 2012”, 2012)
      According to the previous authors’ research on the trade-off between investor’s long and short-term goals, plausible corporate governance of the company is one of the key factors for the company to generate sustainable ...