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2017

Boris Johnson’s Libya gaffe was dreadful, but the UK’s track record there is worse

Mills, K., 5 Oct 2017, The Conversation.

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Brexit, The Repatriation of Competences and the Future of the Union

Page, A., Apr 2017, In : Juridical Review: the Law Journal of the Scottish Universities. 2017, 1, p. 38-47 9 p.

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Scotland
European Union
Mental Competency
Uncertainty
Social Responsibility
6 Citations (Scopus)
19 Downloads (Pure)

Building addiction recovery capital through online participation in a recovery community

Bliuc, A-M., Best, D., Iqbal, M. & Upton, K., Nov 2017, In : Social Science and Medicine. 193, p. 110-117 8 p.

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addiction
Economics
participation
Social Support
facebook

Captain William Adams senior: whaling Master

Begg, H. M. & Watson, J., Jul 2017, In : Polar Record. 53, 4, p. 396-402 7 p.

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whaling
Arctic
vessel
reputation
sealing
14 Downloads (Pure)

Career Concerns versus Shared Values: An Empirical Investigation

McKenzie, T. & Rutherford, A., May 2017, In : German Journal of Human Resource Management. 31, 2, p. 162-184

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Career concerns
Overtime
Employees
Empirical investigation
Shared values
5 Citations (Scopus)
risk assessment process
Scotland
risk assessment
climate change
agriculture
2 Citations (Scopus)
113 Downloads (Pure)

Comparing social group identifications and socioeconomic deprivation as predictors of psychological distress: Evidence from a Scottish primary care sample

Cientanni, F., Power, K., Sani, F., Wright, C., Baty, F., Hustings, K., Morgan, D. & Tanner, G., 2 Dec 2017, In : British Journal of Social Psychology. 56, 4, p. 705-722 18 p.

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Social Identification
Primary Health Care
Psychology
Mental Health
Demography
3 Citations (Scopus)
74 Downloads (Pure)

Compensating for severe nuclear accidents: An expert elucidation

Nuttall, W. J., Ashley, S. F. & Heffron, R. J., Nov 2017, In : Process Safety and Environmental Protection. 112, Part A, p. 131-142 12 p.

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nuclear accident
Accidents
Insurance
liability
Nuclear energy
45 Citations (Scopus)
91 Downloads (Pure)

Connecting Earth Observation to High-Throughput Biodiversity Data

Bush, A., Sollmann, R., Wilting, A., Bohmann, K., Cole, B., Balzter, H., Martius, C., Zlinszky, A., Calvignac-Spencer, S., Cobbold, C. A., Dawson, T. P., Emerson, B. C., Ferrier, S., Gilbert, T. P., Herold, M., Jones, L., Leendertz, F. H., Matthews, L., Millington, J. D. A., Olson, J. R. & 11 others, Ovaskainen, O., Raffaelli, D., Reeve, R., Rodel, M-O., Rodgers, T. W., Snape, S., Visseren_Hamakers, I., Vogler, A. P., White, P. C. L., Wooster, M. J. & Yu, D. W., 22 Jun 2017, In : Nature Ecology and Evolution. 1, p. 1-9 9 p., 0176.

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biodiversity
ecological modeling
natural resources conservation
ecosystem function
nature conservation
2 Citations (Scopus)

Conspiracy Theorists and Organization Studies

Schreven, S., 23 Sep 2017, In : Organization Studies. 16 p.

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Experiments
Organization studies
Experiment
Emancipation
Knowledge building
3 Citations (Scopus)
154 Downloads (Pure)
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Brand architecture
Factors
The Netherlands
Empirical study
Proximity
5 Citations (Scopus)

Critical observations on the statistical process control implementation in the UK food industry: A survey

Abdul Halim Lim, S., Antony, J., He, Z. & Arshed, N., 2017, In : International Journal of Quality and Reliability Management. 34, 5, p. 684-700 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Food industry
Statistical process control
Food manufacturing
Control charts
Food
2 Citations (Scopus)
224 Downloads (Pure)

Cultural differences in self-recognition: the early development of autonomous and related selves?

Ross, J., Yilmaz, M., Dale, R., Cassidy, R., Yildirim, I. & Zeedyk, M. S., 20 Apr 2017, In : Developmental Science. 20, 3, 13 p., e12387.

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Ethnic Groups
Mothers
12 Downloads (Pure)

Development of Accounting Regulations and Practices in Kuwait: An Analytical Review

Almujamed, H., Tahat, Y., Omran, M. A. & Dunne, T., 16 Aug 2017, In : Journal of Corporate Accounting and Finance . 28, 6, p. 14-28

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Accounting practices
Kuwait
Accounting regulation
Accounting profession
Economics
1 Citation (Scopus)
67 Downloads (Pure)

Disabled people, medical inadmissibility, and the differential politics of immigration

Wilton, R., Hansen, S. & Hall, E., 1 Sep 2017, In : Canadian Geographer. 61, 3, p. 389-400 12 p.

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immigration
politics
applicant
immigration law
immigration policy
5 Citations (Scopus)

Discordant fandom and global football brands: ‘Let the people sing’

Hewer, P., Gannon, M. & Cordina, R., 1 Nov 2017, In : Journal of Consumer Culture. 17, 3, p. 600-619 20 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Football
Toes
Drama
Ceremonial Behavior
Politics
4 Citations (Scopus)
173 Downloads (Pure)

Does police size matter? A review of the evidence regarding restructuring police organisations

Mendel, J., Fyfe, N. & den Hayer, G., 2017, In : Police Practice and Research. 18, 1, p. 3-14 12 p.

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police organization
merger
restructuring
police
evidence
35 Citations (Scopus)
Western European Union
environmental quality
European Union
comparative study
tourism
10 Citations (Scopus)

Dynamics of Military Expenditure and Income Inequality in Pakistan

Raza, S. A., Shahbaz, M. & Paramati, S. R., Apr 2017, In : Social Indicators Research. 131, 3, p. 1035-1055 21 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Pakistan
Health Expenditures
expenditures
Military
income
1 Citation (Scopus)
115 Downloads (Pure)

Earnings management and audit quality: stakeholders’ perceptions

Barghathi, Y., Collison, D. & Crawford, L., 30 Nov 2017, In : Journal of Management and Governance. 31 p.

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Audit quality
Stakeholders
Earnings management
Audit firms
Commercial banks
141 Downloads (Pure)

Earnings management in Libyan commercial banks: Perceptions of stakeholders

Barghathi, Y., Collison, D. & Crawford, L., 2 Mar 2017, In : International Journal of Accounting, Auditing and Performance Evaluation. 13, 2, p. 123-149 27 p.

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Stakeholders
Commercial banks
Earnings management
Financial reporting quality
Corporate governance
4 Downloads (Pure)

East meets West: When the Islamic and Gregorian Calendars Coincide

Tantisantiwong, N., Halari, A., Helliar, C. & Power, D., 26 Nov 2017, In : British Accounting Review.

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Calendar
Calendar effects
Muslims
Large companies
Listed companies
5 Citations (Scopus)
94 Downloads (Pure)

ECAS A-B-C: alternate forms of the Edinburgh Cognitive and Behavioural ALS Screen

Crockford, C. J., Kleynhans, M., Wilton, E., Radakovic, R., Newton, J., Niven, E. H., Al-Chalabi, A., Hardiman, O., Bak, T. H. & Abrahams, S., 5 Dec 2017, In : Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis and Frontotemporal Degeneration. 8 p.

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Cognition
Healthy Volunteers
Research Personnel
16 Citations (Scopus)

EEG Microstate Correlates of Fluid Intelligence and Response to Cognitive Training

Jul 2017, In : Brain Topography. 30, 4, p. 502-520 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Intelligence
Electroencephalography
Brain
Executive Function
Healthy Volunteers
197 Downloads (Pure)
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Financial crisis
Entrepreneurship
Factors
Private consumption
Business education
1 Citation (Scopus)
119 Downloads (Pure)

Entry, Growth, and Survival in the Green Industry

De Silva, D. G., Hubbard, T. P., McComb, R. P. & Schiller, A. R., 2 Dec 2017, In : Regional Studies. 51, 12, p. 1774-1785 12 p.

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industry
firm
labor statistics
comparative advantage
economist
3 Citations (Scopus)

Evaluating the impact of early- and late-acquired phonemes on the luxury appeal of brand names

Pathak, A., Calvert, G. & Velasco, C., Nov 2017, In : Journal of Brand Management. 24, 6, p. 522-545 24 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Brand names
Luxury
Marketers
Managers
Consumer expectations
4 Citations (Scopus)

Examining the role of individual movement in promoting coexistence in a spatially explicit prisoner's dilemma

Burgess, A. E. F., Lorenzi, T., Schofield, P. G., Hubbard, S. F. & Chaplain, M. A. J., 21 Apr 2017, In : Journal of Theoretical Biology. 419, p. 323-332 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Prisoners' Dilemma
semiochemicals
Pheromones
Coexistence
Individual-based Model
14 Citations (Scopus)
91 Downloads (Pure)

Explaining the demise of the intellectual capital statement in Denmark

Nielsen, C., Roslender, R. & Schaper, S., 2017, In : Accounting, Auditing & Accountability Journal. 30, 1, p. 38-64 27 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Denmark
Intellectual capital
Design methodology
Employees
Stakeholders
1 Citation (Scopus)
181 Downloads (Pure)

Exploring the dimensions of place branding: an application of the ICON model to the branding of Toronto

Warren, G. & Dinnie, K., 1 Mar 2017, In : International Journal of Tourism Cities. 3, 1, p. 56-68 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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methodology
Branding
Place branding
city
City branding
105 Downloads (Pure)
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weather
event
disaster
rural community
community
20 Downloads (Pure)
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International business
Socio-economic development
Business schools
Business model
Business education
1 Citation (Scopus)
110 Downloads (Pure)

Factors affecting financial instruments disclosure in emerging economies: the case of Jordan

Tahat, Y., Mardini, G. H. & Power, D., Jul 2017, In : Afro-Asian Journal of Finance and Accounting. 7, 3, p. 255-280 26 p.

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Emerging economies
Factors
Jordan
Financial instruments
Disclosure
114 Downloads (Pure)

Fears for the future: the incommensurability of securitisation and in/securities among southern African youth

Translated title of the contribution: Temores por el futuro: la inconmensurabilidad de la seguritización y las in/seguridades entre los jóvenes de África del SurAnsell, N., Hajdu, F., van Blerk, L. & Robson, E., 14 Jul 2017, In : Social and Cultural Geography. p. 1-27 27 p.

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Lesotho
cultural geography
social geography
discourse
Malawi
8 Citations (Scopus)
108 Downloads (Pure)

Fetal behavioral responses to the touch of the mother's abdomen: A Frame-by-frame analysis

Marx, V. & Nagy, E., May 2017, In : Infant Behavior and Development. 47, p. 83-91 9 p.

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Touch
Abdomen
Fetus
Mothers
Uterus
3 Citations (Scopus)
96 Downloads (Pure)

Fighting Against Forgetting: Remembering the Places Where My Relationship With My Father Came Into Being

Clarke, D. W., 1 Jul 2017, In : Qualitative Inquiry. 23, 6, p. 473-477 5 p.

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father
anxiety
cancer
34 Citations (Scopus)
Energy utilization
Carbon
Elasticity
Economics
Financial markets
12 Citations (Scopus)
122 Downloads (Pure)

Financing Renewable Energy Projects in Major Emerging Market Economies: Evidence in the Perspective of Sustainable Economic Development

Kutan, A. M., Paramati, S. R., Ummalla, M. & Zakari, A., 23 Aug 2017, In : Emerging Markets Finance and Trade. 54, 8, p. 1762-1778 17 p.

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Emerging market economies
Financing
Energy consumption
Renewable energy
Economic development
1 Citation (Scopus)
40 Downloads (Pure)

Firm size distribution and employment fluctuations: Theory and evidence

Görg, H., Henze, P., Jienwatcharamongkhol, V., Kopasker, D., Molana, H., Montagna, C. & Sjöholm, F., Dec 2017, In : Research in Economics. 71, 4, p. 690-703 14 p.

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Fluctuations
Industry
Firm size distribution
Germany
Prediction
1 Citation (Scopus)
86 Downloads (Pure)

Fluctuations in the UK Equity Marketjavascript:void(0); What drives stock returns?

Rambaccussing, D. & Power, D., 8 Jun 2017, In : European Journal of Finance. 24, 6, p. 499-516 17 p.

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Fluctuations
Dividends
Equity
Stock returns
Present value
100 Downloads (Pure)

Gadflies biting science communication: engagement, tricksters and ambivalence online

Mendel, J. & Riesch, H., 13 Oct 2017, In : Science Communication. 39, 5, p. 673-684 14 p.

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communication sciences
ambivalence
public space
civil society
politics

Ghana and Côte d’Ivoire Receive a Strict-Equidistance Boundary

Bekker, P. & van de Poll, R., 13 Oct 2017, In : ASIL Insights. 21, 11

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2 Citations (Scopus)

Glorifying national identification increases schadenfreude about asylum seekers when they are a threat, not entitled to seek asylum, and blamed for their adversity

Berndsen, M., Thomas, E. F., McGarty, C., Bliuc, A-M. & Muntele Hendres, D., 2017, In : Comprehensive Results in Social Psychology . 2, 2-3, p. 166-198 33 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

asylum seeker
threat
guilt
sympathy
Group
56 Downloads (Pure)

Greece’s Three-Act Tragedy: A Simple Model of Grexit vs. Staying Afloat inside the Single Currency Area

Chen, Y-F. & Funke, M., Apr 2017, In : Open Economies Review. 28, 2, p. 297-318 22 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Currency area
Single currency
Euro area
Greece
Government
179 Downloads (Pure)

HelexKids: a word frequency database for Greek and Cypriot primary school children

Terzopoulos, A. R., Duncan, L. G., Wilson, M. A. J., Niolaki, G. Z. & Masterton, J., Feb 2017, In : Behavior Research Methods. 49, 1, p. 83-96 14 p.

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Cyprus
Databases
Education
Language Development
Textbooks
3 Citations (Scopus)
conservation planning
natural resources conservation
temperate zones
nature conservation
zonation
3 Citations (Scopus)
97 Downloads (Pure)

How do violations of Gricean maxims affect reading?

Fukumura, K. & van-Gompel, R. P. G., 2017, In : Journal of Memory and Language. 95, p. 1-18 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Reading
experiment
redundancy
Redundancy
Experiments

How the Linguistic Characteristics of a Brand Name can Affect its Luxury Appeal

Pathak, A., Calvert, G. A. & Lim, E. A. C., 1 Sep 2017, In : International Journal of Market Research. 59, 5, p. 567-600 34 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Luxury
Brand names
Luxury brands
Premium
Exclusivity

Human Rights in Scotland

Shields, K., 13 Jan 2017, In : SPICe Briefing. 17, 01, p. 1-38 38 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

19 Citations (Scopus)
179 Downloads (Pure)

IMC antecedents and the consequences of planned brand identity in higher education

Foroudi, P., Dinnie, K., Kitchen, P. J., Melewar, T. C. & Foroudi, M. M., 1 Apr 2017, In : European Journal of Marketing. 51, 3, p. 528-550 23 p.

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Brand identity
Social media
Country of origin
Attraction
International markets