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A social history of women and cycling in late-nineteenth century New Zealand
(Lincoln University, 1998)
In the final decade of the nineteenth-century, when New Zealand women began riding the bicycle, they excited intense public debate about contemporary middle-class ideals of femininity. The research question posed is: "why ...
'Unpacking' the OE: An exploration of the New Zealand 'Overseas experience'
(Lincoln University, 2006)
The acronym 'OE' stands for 'overseas experience', an extended working holiday experience undertaken by many young New Zealanders. Historical circumstances, geographical factors and socio-cultural links have established ...
Performance appraisal of New Zealand managed funds: an empirical study
(Lincoln University, 2000)
Professionally managed investment vehicles such as mutual funds have become one of the most prominent forms of retail investment in the global capital markets. While these actively managed funds represent one of the fastest ...
What colours them green? An enquiry into the drivers of corporate environmentalism in business organizations in developing and developed countries
(Lincoln University, 2008)
Drawing on perspectives from stakeholder, resource dependence, institutional and the resource based theories and using a multiple-case inductive study, this research reframes the drivers of corporate environmentalism in ...
Interest rates : facts and fallacies
(Lincoln College. Agricultural and Economics Research Unit., 1981-06)
The purpose of this paper is: 1. to discuss the methods of calculating interest rates that are commonly used in New Zealand; 2. to present case examples showing the difference between quoted and effective interest ...
An empirical study of the changes in the level of audit fees in New Zealand over a period of 11 years
(Lincoln University, 1999)
Previous studies on this topic have found that audit fees decreased after professional accounting bodies made changes in Codes of Ethics. These changes allowed audit firms to advertise their services, tender for audit ...
Impacts of oil prices on New Zealand tourism : an economic framework
(Lincoln University. Faculty of Environment, Society and Design., 2009-11)
Business use of the internet in New Zealand : an exploratory study
(Lincoln University. Centre for Computing and Biometrics, 1996-09)
Information technology industry and media commentators claim that businesses stand to gain many benefits from use of the Internet. While successful examples of companies using the net have been widely reported, few studies ...
A review of economic reforms in Bangladesh and New Zealand, and their impact on agriculture
(Lincoln University. Agribusiness and Economics Research Unit., 1999-01)
Bangladesh and New Zealand are two small countries. Agriculture is the economic base in both countries. Both undertook economic reforms in the 1980s and 1990s. The experiences with economic reforms in these two countries ...
In the footsteps of the fellowship : understanding the expectations and experiences of Lord of the rings tourists on guided tours in New Zealand
(Lincoln University, 2007)
This study seeks to gain an insight into the experiences Lord of the Rings tourists have on guided tours in New Zealand and the role of the tour guide(s) in that experience. The study examines motivations, expectations, ...