• Article  

      Asymmetric Tax Policy Responses in Large Economies With Cross-Border Pollution 

      Tsakiris, Nikos; Michael, Michael S.; Hatzipanayotou, Panos (2014)
      We build a model of cross-border pollution between two large open economies, one importing the polluting good and the other exporting it, and derive their non-cooperative trade and environmental tax policies. We show among ...
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      Cross-border pollution, terms of trade, and welfare 

      Hatzipanayotou, Panos; Lahiri, Sajal; Michael, Michael S. (2008)
      We construct a two-good general equilibrium model of international trade for two small open economies where pollution from production is transmitted across borders. Governments in both countries impose emission taxes ...
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      A deductive approach to the solution of the problem of optimal pairs trading from the viewpoint of stochastic control with time-dependent parameters 

      Charalambous, Kyriakos; Sophocleous, Christodoulos; O'Hara, John G.; Leach, Peter G. L. (2015)
      In a fairly recent paper (2008 American Control Conference, June 11-13, 1035-1039), the problem of dealing with trading in optimal pairs was treated from the viewpoint of stochastic control. The analysis of the subsequent ...
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      E-commerce engineering: A short vs long software process for the development of e-commerce applications 

      Andreou, Andreas S.; Mavromoustakos, Stephanos M.; Leonidou, Constantinos; Chrysostomou, Chrysostomos; Pitsillides, Andreas; Samaras, George S.; Schizas, Christos N. (Escola Superior de Tecnologia do Instituto Politecnico de Setubal, 2003)
      The immediacy in developing e-commerce applications, the quality of the services offered by these systems band the need for continuous evolution are primary issues that must be fully analysed and understood prior and during ...
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      Fabrication and characterization of nanoscale heating sources ("nanoheaters") for nanomanufacturing 

      Jogdand, H.; Gulsoy, G.; Ando, T.; Chen, J.; Doumanidis, C. C.; Zhiyong, G.; Rebholz, Claus; Wong, P. (Affiliation: Dept. of Mechanical Engineering, University of Massachusetts Lowell, Lowell, MA, United StatesAffiliation: Dept. of Mechanical and Industrial Engineering, Northeastern University, Boston, MA, United StatesAffiliation: Dept. of Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering, University of Cyprus, Nicosia, CyprusAffiliation: Dept. of Chemical Engineering, University of Massachusetts Lowell, One University Ave., Lowell, MA 0185, United StatesAffiliation: Dept. of Mechanical Engineering, Tufts University, Medford, MA, United StatesCorrespondence Address: Jogdand, H.Dept. of Mechanical Engineering, University of Massachusetts Lowell, Lowell, MA, United States, 2008)
      Nanoheater systems based on the exothermic reaction between aluminum and nickel were developed. Multilayered and powder-based heterostructures were fabricated and characterized, before and after ignition experiments, for ...
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      A human cognitive processing perspective in designing E-Commerce checkout processes 

      Belk, Marios; Germanakos, Panagiotis; Constantinides, Anthony G.; Samaras, George S. (2015)
      Designing a usable checkout process is of paramount importance for both E-Commerce and M-Commerce success. Aiming to understand human-computer interactions during checkout and improve the usability and user experience of ...
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      Is online product information availability driven by quality or differentiation? 

      Markopoulos, Panos M.; Aron, Ravi; Ungar, Lyle H. (Affiliation: The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, United StatesCorrespondence Address: Markopoulos, P. M.The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, United Statesemail: markopou@wharton.upenn.edu, 2005)
      We present a game theoretic model for the availability of product information in Internet markets, where buyers can search for multiple products in parallel. We use a multiple-circle variation of Salop's "unit circle" model ...
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      Mediterranean connections :maritime transport containers and seaborne trade in the Bronze and Iron ages 

      Δεμέστιχα, Στέλλα; Knapp, Arthur Bernard (Routledge, Taylor & Francis Group, 2017)
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      Mobile commerce: Vision and challenges (location and its management) 

      Samaras, George S. (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., 2002)
      Mobile computing is distributed computing that involves elements whose location changes in the course of computation. Elements may be software components such as mobile agents or moving objects-data or hardware such as ...
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      On the robustness of (semi) fast quorum-based implementations of atomic shared memory 

      Georgiou, Chryssis; Nicolaou, Nicolas C.; Shvartsman, A. A. (2008)
      This paper studies a trade-off between fault-tolerance and latency in implementations of atomic read/write objects in message-passing systems. In particular, considering fast or semifast quorum-based implementations, that ...
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      The PersonaCheck System for Personalizing M-Commerce Checkout Processes 

      Constantinides, Anthony G.; Belk, Marios; Germanakos, Panagiotis; Samaras, George S. (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., 2015)
      This demonstration paper presents a Web-based adaptive interactive system for personalizing the checkout process of M-Commerce Web environments, coined Persona Check. In particular, the system personalizes the visual and ...
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      Towards a human-centered E-Commerce personalization framework 

      Belk, Marios; Germanakos, Panagiotis; Andreou, Panayiotis G.; Samaras, George S. (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., 2016)
      This paper presents a personalization framework, namely PersonaWeb that adapts the visual and interaction design of E-Commerce Web environments based on human cognitive differences. In particular, it describes a user model ...
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