Title:'Furnished with Gentlemen': The ambassador’s house in sixteenth-century Italy Author(s):FLETCHER, CatherineDate:2010-01-01Citation:
- Renaissance Studies, 2010, 24, 4, 518-535
Type:ArticleAbstract:This article responds to recent calls for a ‘new diplomatic history’ of early modern Europe with an investigation of an important subset of Renaissance diplomatic practices: those related to the house, household and ...
Title:Does Europeanisation Weaken the Left? Changing coalitions and veto power in Swiss decision-making processes Author(s):AFONSO, Alexandre; FONTANA, Marie-Christine; PAPADOPOULOS, YannisDate:2010Citation:
- Policy and Politics, 2010, 38, 4, 565-582
Type:ArticleAbstract:This article analyses how Europeanisation affects the power resources of social democratic forces in Switzerland. Whereas political economy arguments would assume that processes of internationalisation invariably weaken ...
Title:Policy Concertation, Europeanization and New Political Cleavages: the Case of Switzerland Author(s):AFONSO, AlexandreDate:2010Citation:
- European Journal of Industrial Relations, 2010, 16, 1, 57-72
Type:ArticleAbstract:This article investigates the impact of Europeanization on corporatist policy concertation by emphasizing the mediation of political cleavages.The analysis shows that in Switzerland, Europeanization has tended to strengthen ...
Title:Modeling and Forecasting Stock Return Volatility Using a Random Level Shift Model Author(s):LU, Yang K.; PERRON, PierreDate:2010Citation:
- Journal of Empirical Finance, 2010, 17, 1, 138-156
Type:ArticleAbstract:We consider the estimation of a random level shift model for which the series of interest is the sum of a short-memory process and a jump or level shift component. For the latter component, we specify the commonly used ...
Title:A Functional Coefficient Model View of the Feldstein-Horioka Puzzle Author(s):HERWARTZ, Helmut; XU, FangDate:2010Citation:
- Journal of International Money and Finance, 2010, 29, 1, 37-54
Type:ArticleAbstract:What does the saving-investment (SI) relation really measure and how should the SI relation be measured? These are two of the most discussed issues triggered by the so-called Feldstein-Horioka puzzle. Based on panel data ...
Title:Cohousing's Relevance to Degrowth Theories Author(s):LIETAERT, MatthieuDate:2010Citation:
- Journal of Cleaner Production, 2010, 18, 6, 576-580
Type:ArticleAbstract:In a context of ever faster globalisation, citizens and their environment are clearly put under pressure. This article introduces the cohousing movement as a model to make life more social and greener in an urban context. ...
Title:Admiralty Course Offerings in United States Law Schools Author(s):SEVEL, MichaelDate:2010Citation:
- Journal of Maritime Law and Commerce, 2010, 41, 4, 499-506
Title:Judging in the Multilevel Legal Order: Exploring the Techniques of ‘Hidden Dialogue’ Author(s):MARTINICO, GiuseppeDate:2010-01-01Citation:
- King’s Law Journal, 2010, 21, 2, 257-281
Type:ArticleAbstract:The aim of this paper is to focus on that particular form of judicial conversation represented by what I have endeavoured to call the techniques of 'hidden dialogue' between the European Court of Justice (ECJ) and the ...
Title:Shifting from Academic ‘Brain Drain’ to ‘Brain Gain’ in Europe Author(s):GRIGOLO, Michele; LIETAERT, Matthieu; MARIMON, RamonDate:2010Citation:
- EPS: European Political Science, 2010, 9, 118-130
Type:ArticleAbstract:Many researchers trained in Europe leave to work abroad, particularly in the USA. This brain drain phenomenon is the result of a lack of openness and competition in European academic systems. Some changes relating to the ...
Title:Corporate Human Rights Obligations Under Stabilization Clauses Author(s):LETNAR CERNIC, JernejDate:2010Citation:
- German Law Journal, 2010, 11, 2, 210-229
Type:ArticleAbstract:Lawyers, economists and social scientists alike have for a number of years agreed that foreign investment has the potential to act as a catalyst for the enjoyment of an individual's fundamental human rights, particularly ...