Programme & Papers

T1AOL - – Opening Lecture
January 24, 202009:00 - 09:45Room Arrabida

Economic voting in Turkey: single- vs. multi-party government

Ali Akarca (University of Illinois at Chicago, USA)


Convenor: Yılmaz Kılıçaslan (Anadolu University, TR)



T1A - Mathematical and Quantitative Studies
January 24, 202010:00 - 11:40Room Arrabida

By minimizing the risk with the structural breakdowns in the variance of asset returns how to Anticipate the Correlation's breakdowns

Fatimetou Khabane (Université du Havre, FR)

Sandrine LARDIC (Université du Havre, FR)


Mediating Analysis with Mismeasured Variables via SIMEX Method

Sahika Gokmen (Ankara Haci Bayram Veli University, TR)

Rukiye Dagalp (Ankara University, TR)

Senay Acikgoz (Ankara Haci Bayram Veli University, TR)


The Merit of Private Provision of Merit Goods: Econometric Evidence from the Indian Healthcare Sector

Priyanka Yadav (Jawaharlal Nehru University, IN)

Amit Ray (Jawaharlal Nehru University, IN)


Can predictions with R help a small start-up company increase its potential sales?

Mircea Georgescu ("Al. I. Cuza" University of Iasi, RO)

Ionut Daniel Anastasiei ("Al. I. Cuza" University of Iasi, RO)


Convenor: Aliye Atay (Turkish Aeronautical Association University, TR)



T1I - Technology and Innovation
January 24, 202010:00 - 11:40Room Infante

The challenge of business innovation – an entrepreneurial perspective

Anca Elena Lungu (Alexandru Ioan Cuza University, RO)


How Financial Technology Advancement Impacts on the Size of Europe’s Shadow Economy

Panagiotis Psyllos (University of Piraeus, GR)

Irene Fafaliou (University of Piraeus, GR)


Retroeconomics – How to Overcome from the Technological Backwardness

Vladimer Papava (Ivane Javakhishvili Tbilisi State University, GE)


The Relation Between Technological Cooperation and the Improvement of Quality and the Social Capital of the Firm

Cristina López-Cózar Navarro (Universidad Politécnica de Madrid, ES)

Tiziana Priede Bergamini (Universidad Politécnica de Madrid, ES)

Sonia Benito Hernández (Universidad Politécnica de Madrid, ES)


Convenor: Wissem Ajili Ben Youssef (ESLSCA Paris Business School, FR)



T2A - International Economics & Political Economy
January 24, 202012:00 - 13:30Room Arrabida

Are Trade Preferential Agreements Enhancing Post-conflict Normalization? Israel, Jordan and the QIZ Initiative

Yehudith Kahn (Hadassah Academic College, IL)

Tamar Arieli (Tel Hai College, IL)


Conflict, Growth and Human Development: An Empirical Analysis of Pakistan

Marie Ange Veganzones Varoudakis (CNRS, UCA, CERDI, FR)

Syed Muhammad All-e-Raza Rivzi (Universite Clermont Auvergne, FR)


FDI as a Key Element for Progress in Developing Countries

Vakhtang Charaia (Ivane Javakhishvili Tbilisi State University, GE)


Convenor: Ali Akarca (University of Illinois at Chicago, USA)



T2I - Econometrics and Quantitative Methods/ Ekonometri ve Sayısal Yöntemler
January 24, 202012:00 - 13:30Room Infante

Measuring the Effect of Public Expenditures on Competitiveness by Using ARDL and NARDL Approaches: Case of Turkey / Kamu Harcamalarının Rekabet Gücü Üzerindeki Etkisinin ARDL ve NARDL Yaklaşımıyla İncelenmesi: Türkiye Örneği

Hakan Demirgil (Süleyman Demirel University, TR)

Süha Çelikkaya (Süleyman Demirel University, TR)

Aliye Atay (Turkish Aeronautical Association University, TR)


Robust Liu-type Estimator in Logistic Regression Model / Lojistik Regresyon Modelinde Sağlam Liutipi Tahmin Ediciler

Arzu Altın Yavuz (Eskisehir Osmangazi University, TR)

Yakup Murat Bulut (Eskisehir Osmangazi University, TR)

Melike Işılar (Eskisehir Osmangazi University, TR)


Convenor: Senay Acikgoz (Ankara Haci Bayram Veli University, TR)



TLI - Topics in Economics/ Temas en Economia
January 24, 201913:30 - 14:30Room Infante

CSR Policies on Community Relationships as Value Drivers of Spanish Firms /Políticas de RSE sobre relaciones comunitarias como impulsores de valor de las empresas españolas

Sonia Benito-Hernández (Universidad Politécnica de Madrid, ES)

Cristina López-Cózar Navarro (Universidad Politécnica de Madrid, ES)


Fiscal responsibility and Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) / La responsabilidad fiscal y la responsabilidad social corporativa (RSC)

Inmaculada Mateos de la Nava (Universidad Europea de Madrid, ES)

María Victoria Gutierrez Duarte (Universidad Europea de Madrid, ES)

Ivan Oliver Hilliard (Universidad Europea de Madrid, ES)


Meta-analysis of the Environmental Kuznets Curve / Meta-análisis de la Curva Ambiental de Kuznets

Myriam González-Limón (Universidad de Sevilla, SP)

Asunción Rodríguez-Ramos (Universidad de Sevilla, SP)

Blanca Vargas-Machuca Redondo (Universidad de Sevilla, SP)


Enterprise Infography. A Digital Reinvention of Your Business / Infografía De Las Emprendedoras. Una Reinvención Digital De Sus Negocios

M. Rosario Rodríguez-Díaz (Universidad de Sevilla, ES)

Esther Rodríguez-Vidales (Universidad de Sevilla, SP)

Leonor M. Aguerri-San Rafael (Universidad de Sevilla, SP)


Convenor: Leonor M. Aguerri-San Rafael (Universidad de Sevilla, ES)



T3A - Macroeconomics and Monetary Economics
January 24, 202014:30 - 16:00Room Arrabida

Disagreement in Household Inflation Expectations: An Inference Through Media Information

Gaurav Singh (Indian Institute of Management Ahmedabad, IN)


Is Audit the Solution to the Sovereign Debt Dilemma?

Wissem Ajili Ben Youssef (ESLSCA Paris Business School, FR)


About Inflation Indicators and the Inflation Targeting (Lessons from Georgia)

Vladimer Papava (Ivane Javakhishvili Tbilisi State University, GE)

Vakhtang Charaia (Ivane Javakhishvili Tbilisi State University, GE)


Convenor: Vakhtang Charaia (Ivane Javakhishvili Tbilisi State University, GE)



T3I - Financial Economics
January 24, 202014:30 - 16:00Room Infante

Corporate Governance and Excessive Risk-Taking in Banks: Lessons from Spain

Ozlem Akin (Ozyegin University, TR)

Jose Luis Peydro (Universitat Pompeu Fabra, ES)

Jose Maria Raya (Universitat Pompeu Fabra, ES)


The Study of Spillover, Risk, and Leverage Effects: Smart Beta ETF Management Style

Jo-Hui Chen (Universitat Pompeu Fabra, ES)

Edwards Nicholas (Universitat Pompeu Fabra, ES)


Firm-Specific Return Variation and Cross-Sectional Stock Returns

Yihui Lan (The University of Western Australia, AU)

Ha Nguyen (The University of Western Australia, AU)


Fuzzy COPRAS Methodology for Project Provider Selection in Turkish Banking Sector

Mehtap Dursun (Galatasaray University, Turkey)

Nazli Goker (Galatasaray University, Turkey)


Convenor: Mircea Georgescu (Al. I. Cuza University of Iasi, RO)



T4A - Labour Economics
January 24, 202016:30 - 18:00Room Arrabida

Labour Segregation During Last Crisis: European Differences

Raquel Llorente Heras (Autonomous University of Madrid, ES)

Diego Dueñas Fernández (Alcalá University, ES)


Wage Discrimination Based on the Country of Birth: Do Tenure and Product Market Competition Matter?

Valentine Fays (UMONS/ULB, BE)

Benoît Mahy (UMONS, BE)

François Rycx (ULB, BE)

Mélanie Volral (UMONS, BE)


Climate change, labour markets and poverty in Bolivia: Why does gender matter?

Luis Enrique Escalante Ochoa (University of Le Havre, FR)


Effects of Employment Protection Legislation on Wage Mobility

Samuel Medina-Claros (University of Malaga, ES)

Elena Bárcena-Martín (University of Malaga, ES)

Salvador Pérez-Moreno (University of Malaga, ES)


Convenor: Teresa Rojo (Universidad de Sevilla, SP)



F1A - Technology and Innovation
January 25, 201909:00 - 10:00Room Arrabida

Continuous Usage of Mobile Payment in Taiwan

Chechen Liao (National Chung Cheng University, TW)

Shin-Jo Lu (National Chung Cheng University, TW)


The Effect of Foreign Trade on Innovation: The Case of Brics-T Countries

Betül Gür (Istanbul Commerce University, TR)


Open Innovation: from OI to OI2

Vânia Pacheco (Centro de Apoio Tecnológico à Indústria Metalomecânica, PT)

Nuno Araújo (Centro de Apoio Tecnológico à Indústria Metalomecânica, PT)

Luis Rocha (Centro de Apoio Tecnológico à Indústria Metalomecânica, PT)


Techno-Economic Comparison of Possible Options for Investment and Production Decisions on Projects

Erhan Özsağıroğlu (Galatasaray University, Turkey)

Nazli Goker (Galatasaray University, Turkey)

Mehtap Dursun (Galatasaray University, Turkey)


Convenor: Vladimer Papava (Ivane Javakhishvili Tbilisi State University, GE)



F1I - Education, Labour and Strategy
January 25, 201909:15 - 10:30Room Infante

The Educational Roots of the Italian Territorial Divide

Francesco Ferrante (Università di Cassino e del Lazio Meridionale, IT)

Daniela Federici (Università di Cassino e del Lazio Meridionale, IT)

Valentino Parisi (Università di Cassino e del Lazio Meridionale, IT)


How Does the Perspective on Domain Satisfaction Change Over Time?

Zeynep Elitaş (Anadolu University, TR)

Didem Pekkurnaz (Baskent University, TR)


Critical Factors Influencing Strategy Implementation

Ibrahim Alkandi (College of Administration and Finance, SA)


Convenor: Vakhtang Charaia (Ivane Javakhishvili Tbilisi State University, GE)



F2A - Labour and Demographic Economics
January 25, 201911:00 - 12:15Room Arrabida

The Impact of English as a Language of Instruction on Job Satisfaction of University Graduates

Yılmaz Kılıçaslan (Anadolu University, TR)

Mustafa Özsarı (Konya Food and Agriculture University, TR)


Job Polarization, Skill Mismatch and the Great Recession

Riccardo Zago (Banque de France - College de France, FR)


The Distributional Effect of Trade on the CEO Market

Francisco Parro (Universidad Adolfo Ibáñez, CL)


The Effect of City Export on City Wage: An Empirical Study Based on Chinese Cities

Chunyan Zhao (Beijing Normal University, CN)

Shiping Wang (Beijing Normal University, CN)


Convenor: Valentine Fays (UMONS/ULB, BE)



F2I - Labour and Demographic Economics / Economía Laboral y Demográfica
January 25, 201911:00 - 12:30Room Infante

Risk of falling into poverty of female-headed households in Mexico and Oaxaca / Riesgo de caer en pobreza de los hogares con jefatura femenina en México y Oaxaca

Reyna Elizabeth Rodríguez Pérez (Universidad Autónoma de Coahuila, MX)

David Castro Lugo (Universidad Autónoma de Coahuila, MX)

Alejandra Zambrano Guajardo (Universidad Autónoma de Coahuila, MX)


Trends in the Gender Wage Gap in Spain During the Economic Crisis / Evolución del Gap Salarial por Género en España Durante la Crisis Económica

Diego Dueñas Fernández (Universidad de Alcalá, ES)

Luís Gómez (Universidad Carlos III de Madrid, ES)


Convenor: Myriam González-Limón (Universidad de Sevilla, ES)



F3A - Labour, Demographics and Household Demand
January 25, 202013:30 - 14:45Room Arrabida

Factors Affecting the Consumer Preferences on Sugar Beet Sugar and High Fructose Corn Syrup (HFCS)

Hasan Kürşat Güleş (Konya Food and Agriculture University, TR)

Haluk Gedikoğlu (Konya Food and Agriculture University, TR)

Mustafa Özsarı (Konya Food and Agriculture University, TR)


Impact of Economic Policies on the Labour Market and Women's Poverty

Luis Enrique Escalante Ochoa (University of Le Havre, FR)

Hélène Maisonnave (University of Le Havre, FR)


Drivers of Interregional Labor Migration and Effects to Wages: An Empirical Analysis on the Regions of Great Britain Accounting for Selectivity Biases

Maire Carroline Magante (Gran Sasso Science Institute, IT)

Heather Dickey (Queen's University Belfast, UK)


Convenor: Zeynep Elitaş (Anadolu University, TR)



F3I - Firm Studies
January 25, 202013:30 - 15:00Room Infante

Analyst coverage, corporate social responsibility, and firm value: evidence from China

Wanfang Xiong (Huazhong University of Science and Technology, CN)

Hongbing Ouyang (Huazhong University of Science and Technology, CN)

Hui Hu (Center for Economic Development Research, CN)

Xiaoyu Zhu (Zicklin School of Business, USA)


The Role of the Successor in the Family Business Succession Process: A Literature Review

Cinzia Giaconia (Libera Università Maria Santissima Assunta (LUMSA), IT)


Factors Influencing the Economic Behavior of the Food, Beverages and Tobacco Industry: A Case Study for Portuguese Enterprises

Kelly Murillo (University of Aveiro, PT)

Eugénio Rocha (University of Aveiro, PT)


Study of financial statement fraud indicators in heavily and slightly shorted companies

Mustafa Canbolat (State University of New York at Brockport, US)

Ali Coskun (Bogazici University, TR)

Gregorio Carrascal Garcia (Santander, ES)

Moritz Schneider (Eberhard Karls University, DE)


Convenor: Ganesh Radhakrishnan (Jindal Global Business School, IN)