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  • Luo, Heng; Hu, Xinyu; Zou, Youmin; Jing, Xinglei; Song, Chengyi; Ni, Qidong (Sciendo, 2021)
    GPS has a sharp performance decline in terms of accuracy indoors due to the complex building structure. A combined algorithm, targeting at received signal strength indication (RSSI) calibration optimisation, depending on ...
  • Rajab, Khairan; Kamalov, Firuz; Cherukuri, Aswani Kumar (Springer Science and Business Media Deutschland GmbH, 2022)
    Forecasting the spread of COVID-19 infection is an important aspect of public health management. In this paper, we propose an approach to forecasting the spread of the pandemic based on the vector autoregressive model. ...
  • Qazi, Abroon; Simsekler, Mecit Can Emre; Formaneck, Steven (Emerald Group Holdings Ltd., 2022)
    Purpose: This paper aims to assess the impact of different drivers of country risk, including business environment, corruption, economic, environmental, financial, health and safety and political risks, on the country-level ...
  • Bizri, Rima M. (Emerald Group Holdings Ltd., 2022)
    Purpose: What makes family influence so influential in the family firm? Time and again, research studies point to family influence as a factor that significantly impacts decision-making in the family business, thus ...
  • Mataruna-Dos-Santos, Leonardo Jose; Guimaraes-Mataruna, Andressa Fontes (Gama Assessoria Empresarial, 2021)
    The Olympic Virtual Series (OVS), organized by the International Olympic Committee (IOC), has paved the way for e-Sports to become mainstream and represents the first steps taken by the IOC to enter the metaverse. This ...
  • Perovano-Camargo, Leonardo; Mataruna-Dos-Santos, Leonardo Jose; da Silva, Otávio Guimaraes Tavares (Gama Assessoria Empresarial, 2021)
    Partindo do princípio da existência de uma influência mútua entre as manifestações esportivas e os valores que as sociedades carregam, tem-se que o esporte, enquanto fenômeno socializador, porta alguma concepção de valor. ...
  • Mataruna-Dos-Santos, Leonardo Jose; Guimaraes-Mataruna, Andressa; Milla, Asli Cazorla; Noaman, Samar Billi; Fontinele, Geane; Wanick, Vanissa (Gama Assessoria Empresarial, 2021)
    Wethe15 is a global campaign launched at the Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Games to improve the diversity and inclusion of 15% of the World’s population who have a disability. The WHO estimates that 1.2 billion people are living ...
  • Nunes, Hudson Fabricius Peres; Rosa, Fernando de Freitas; da Silva, Cláudio Silvério; Mataruna-Dos-Santos, Leonardo Jose; Christofoletti, Ana Elisa Messetti; Fukushima, Raiana Lidice Mor; Metzner, Andreia Cristina; Drigo, Alexandre Janotta (International Journal of Development Research, 2021-12)
    The objective of this study was to propose recommendations and protocols that can prevent or minimize contagion by Covid-19 and provide security for educational establishments to operate. Qualitatively and descriptively, ...
  • Lacerda, Adriana; Mataruna-Dos-Santos, Leonardo Jose; Munizc, Caroline; Covas, Ana Carolina (Taylor & Francis, 2021)
    In high-performance sport, the relationship between moral disengagement and doping has been investigated in an attempt to understand the psychological aspects involved in the use of prohibited substances. Moral disengagement ...
  • Gurrib, Ikhlaas; Kamalov, Firuz; Smail, Linda (Association for Computing Machinery, 2021-08-25)
    Cryptocurrencies such as bitcoin have garnered a lot of attention in recent months due to their meteoric rise. In this paper, we propose a new method for predicting the direction of bitcoin price using linear discriminant ...
  • Yong, Wang; Kharabsheh, Radwan; Bester, Francois (Sciendo, 2021)
    The construction of quality model for outcome-based education (OBE) Education Mode is an important foundation to guarantee the effective implementation of OBE education reform. The quality model for OBE Education Mode is ...
  • Takshe, Aseel A.; Lovett, Jon C.; Stenner, Paul; Contu, Davide; Weber, Noelia (Inderscience Enterprises Ltd., 2022)
    The COVID-19 pandemic caused strict regulations to lower transmission rates. Industries were shut down, people were in lockdown, and travel was curtailed. Restrictions were in effect for an enough period for people's ...
  • Kapar, Burcu; Buigut, Steven; Rana, Faisal (John Wiley and Sons Inc, 2021)
    We use event study approach to assess the effects of the early stages of COVID-19 on global markets. A large sample of stock markets (63) covering all key global markets and regions is included. The findings indicate that ...
  • Haq, Farooq; Medhekar, Anita (IGI Global, 2019-11-22)
    Medical tourism is a growing phenomenon in the Middle East. Dubai is strategically located to competitively attract patients from Islamic backgrounds given the cultural congruence with the Middle Eastern countries for ...
  • Kamalov, Firuz; Thabtah, Fadi; Gurrib, Ikhlaas (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., 2021-09-29)
    The autocorrelation function (ACF) is a fundamental concept in time series analysis including financial forecasting. In this note, we investigate the properties of the sample ACF for a time series with linear trend. In ...
  • Kamalov, Firuz; Gurrib, Ikhlaas; Thabtah, Fadi (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., 2021-09-29)
    Time series analysis such as stock price forecasting is an important part of financial research. In this regard, autoregressive (AR) and neural network (NN) models offer contrasting approaches to time series modeling. ...
  • Ting, Irene Wei Kiong; Tebourbi, Imen; Lu, Wen-Min; Kweh, Qian Long (Springer Science and Business Media Deutschland GmbH, 2021-12)
    This study utilizes mediation analysis and bootstrapping to analyze the mediating effect of capital structure on the association between managerial ability and firm performance. The dataset consists of 6384 firm-year ...
  • Romdhani, Mohamed; Rae, Dale E.; Nédélec, Mathieu; Ammar, Achraf; Chtourou, Hamdi; Al Horani, Ramzi; Ben Saad, Helmi; Bragazzi, Nicola; Dönmez, Gürhan; Driss, Tarak; Fullagar, Hugh H. K.; Farooq, Abdulaziz; Garbarino, Sergio; Hammouda, Omar; Hassanmirzaei, Bahar; Khalladi, Karim; Khemila, Syrine; Mataruna-Dos-Santos, Leonardo Jose; Moussa-Chamari, Imen; Mujika, Iñigo; Muñoz Helú, Hussein; Norouzi Fashkhami, Amin; Paineiras-Domingos, Laisa Liane; Rahbari Khaneghah, Mehrshad; Saita, Yoshitomo; Trabelsi, Khaled; Vitale, Jacopo Antonino; Washif, Jad Adrian; Weber, Johanna; Souissi, Nizar; Taylor, Lee; Chamari, Karim (Springer Science and Business Media Deutschland GmbH, 2021)
    Objective: In a convenience sample of athletes, we conducted a survey of COVID-19-mediated lockdown (termed ‘lockdown’ from this point forward) effects on: (i) circadian rhythms; (ii) sleep; (iii) eating; and (iv) training ...
  • Khan, Muhammad Farrukh; Ghazal, Taher M.; Said, Raed A.; Fatima, Areej; Abbas, Sagheer; Khan, M.A.; Issa, Ghassan F.; Ahmad, Munir; Khan, Muhammad Adnan (Hindawi Limited, 2021)
    The Internet of Medical Things (IoMT) enables digital devices to gather, infer, and broadcast health data via the cloud platform. The phenomenal growth of the IoMT is fueled by many factors, including the widespread and ...
  • Kertechian, Kevin Sevag; Karkoulian, Silva; Ismail, Hussein N.; Aad Makhoul, Samar Samir (Emerald Group Holdings Ltd., 2021)
    Purpose: This study aims to examine the effect of experience abroad, academic success and university reputation on students' employability in the Lebanese labor market. Design/methodology/approach: The study uses a ...

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