Computational Techniques in Economics and Finance

Computational Techniques in Economics and Finance

by Constantin Zopounidis


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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781613245583
Publisher: Nova Science Publishers, Incorporated
Publication date: 07/01/2011
Pages: 230
Product dimensions: 7.20(w) x 10.30(h) x 0.80(d)

Table of Contents

Preface vii

Chapter 1 Duration Analysis of Economic Cycles: An Empirical Analysis Using Data from USA Polyxeni Gioti 1

Chapter 2 Is Central Bank Interest Rate a Policy Tool for Disinflation? Evidence from Developing Economies Stelios Karagiannis Yannis Panagopoulos Prodromos Vlamis 11

Chapter 3 The Optimization of the Economic Segmentation by Means of Fuzzy Algorithms Jaime Gil-Aluja Ana Maria Gil-Lafuente Anna Klimova 25

Chapter 4 Spatial Modeling Based on Economic, Demographic and Geographical Criteria: An Application on the Regionalization of Greece Kostas Rontos Christos Tzimos Christos Mavroudis 43

Chapter 5 Trading Knowledge Thomas Bassetti 59

Chapter 6 Impact of Outlier Returns on the CAPM Model: An Investigation Using the Huber's M Robust Estimation Method Alexandra Theodossiou Panayiotis Theodossiou 77

Chapter 7 On Modeling an Integrated Multiple Criteria Methodology for Supporting Common Stock Portfolio Construction Decisions Panagiotis Xidonas Dimitrios Askounis John Psarras 89

Chapter 8 Moving Average, Neural Networks and Genetic Algorithms for Stock Market Prediction G. Atsalakis D. Nezis 113

Chapter 9 A Memetic Algorithm for the Identification of Firms Receiving Qualified Audit Reports Magdalene Marinaki Yannis Marinakis Constantin Zopounidis 131

Chapter 10 Real Options using Markov Chains: An Application to Production Capacity Decisions Dalila B. M. M. Fontes' Luis Camões Fernando A. C. C. Fontes Panos M. Pardalos 145

Chapter 11 Investment Decisions and Capital Adjustment Costs: Estimation of A Dynamic Discrete Choice Model Using Panel Data for Greek Manufacturing Firms Athanasios Lapatinas 161

Chapter 12 Comparative Performance Evaluation of Branches of a Large Greek Commercial Bank Dimitris I. Giokas Ioannis E. Tsolas 185

Chapter 13 A Comparative Financial Assessment of Producing and Marketing Cooperatives in Russia and Greece N. Pashkova G. Baourakis C. Zopounidis D. Alexakis 205

Index 221

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