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Degree of entrepreneurship : an econometric analysis using the ordinal probit model
(Lincoln University. Commerce Division., 1996-11)
The purpose of this paper is to develop an ordinal probit model of entrepreneurship which would enable us to calibrate the degree of entrepreneurship of an individual in appropriate samples and to perform multivariate ...
Further evidence on the consequences of foreign direct investment for the New Zealand economy
(Lincoln University. Commerce Division., 1996-12)
After 1984 the New Zealand economy underwent a radical transformation, moving from, arguably, the most regulated economy in the western world to the world’s freest market economy (Passow, 1992). One aspect of this economic ...
Farm technical manual 1996
(Lincoln University. Department of Farm and Horticultural Management, 1996)
Towards an appropriate system of agricultural extension for Samoa
(Lincoln University, 1998)
The purpose of this research is to determine an appropriate system of agricultural extension to improve the services to Samoan farmers within the framework of government economic rationalisation policies. Policy makers and ...
The economics of managing congestion: with special reference to backcountry recreation
(Lincoln University, 1992)
The management of congestible recreation resources has been based largely on the concept of satisfaction. This concept is poorly defined and often does not reflect objectives for management of recreation resources. One way ...
The relative contributions of transformational and transactional leadership to team climate and innovation performance
(Lincoln University, 1998)
The effects of transformational and transactional leadership on team climate and innovation performance were examined using data from 456 Quality Control Circles belonging to a large government organisation in Southeast ...
Measurement of Asian income elasticities for New Zealand exports : a cointegration approach
(Lincoln University. Commerce Division., 1999-09)
This paper estimates short and long run income elasticities of demand for New Zealand exports to several Asian countries. Export demand is modelled as a function of spending power using cointegration analysis. The results ...
Fire fighting in New Zealand - a need for rationalisation?
(Lincoln University. Faculty of Commerce. Kellogg Rural Leaders Programme., 1999)
In recent years issues surrounding the New Zealand Fire Service (NZFS) have had more prominence in the New Zealand media than the Fire Service Commission probably feels comfortable with. Scenes of angry and disgruntled ...
Output measurement in evaluation of ecosystem protection programmes
(Environmental Economics Research Group. Department of Economics, University of Stirling, UK, 1995-06)
Protection of species and ecosystems from damage by introduced species typically involves use of taxpayer funds. Governments are increasingly concerned to ensure value for money is achieved, and request evaluation of these ...
Off-farm investment in financial assets as a risk response for New Zealand sheep and beef farms
(Lincoln University. Farm and Horticultural Management Group, 1999-12)
Off-farm investment as a risk management strategy is not particularly popular among New Zealand sheep and beef farmers. This study explores the potential reduction in risk by diversifying farm asset portfolios to include ...