European Scientific Journal

http://eujournal.org/index.php/esj

List of Papers (Total 14,353)

Estrategia Didáctica Basada En La Lúdica Para La Adquisición De Competencias Financieras En Estudiantes De La Licenciatura En Administración

Financial competencies are about knowledge and understanding of both, financial concepts and financial risks, as well as the confidence to put them into practice. Ludic didactic strategies can be oriented towards knowledge acquisition of such skills. This paper aims to describe the impact of the use of a ludic didactic strategy to acquire financial competencies in undergraduate...

The New Rules on Bank Remuneration Policies Reception by the Three Major Italian Banking Groups

The compensation and incentive systems of executive directors have been the subject of particular attention by scholars and regulators for their sig-nificant implications on an economic and social level. Especially in the after-math of the Global Financial Crisis of 2007, compensation practices based on short-term profits were accused of having significantly increased the risk...

Influence of Transformational Leadership on Novelty of Product Ideas: Validation of Theoretical Model

This study investigates the relationship between transformational leadership and novelty of product ideas. Conceptual approach based on the theory has been applied to provide better understanding of the relationship between transformational leadership and two knowledge creation modes (internalization, externalization). Mediating roles of internalization and externalization in a...

The Level of Educational Leaders Commitment to the Organizational Intelligence Dimensions in the Saudi Educational Institutions from the Perspective of Teaching Board Members and the Educational Leaders

The current study aims to identify the level of educational leaders commitment to the organizational intelligence in the Saudi educational institutions from the perspective of the teaching board members and the educational leaders, also identifying the organizational intelligence dimensions and its domains. To achieve the study objectives, the researcher applied the descriptive...

The Impact of Female Executives’ Proportion on Corporate Performance – Evidence from China’s Garment Industry

With the global appeal on gender equality, female executives’ proportion in corporations has become higher and higher. As an industry closely related to the female, is the corporate performance of the garment industry influenced by female executives’ proportion? This paper attempts to answer this question by empirical testing the impact of female executives’ proportion on the...

The Effect of Size on Financial Performance of Commercial Banks in Kenya

The question of whether size influences financial performance of commercial banks has not been conclusively settled empirically. The objective of the study was therefore to establish the effect size has on the profitability of commercial banks in Kenya. The study used an unbalanced panel of all commercial banks in Kenya for the ten year period 2007 to 2016 (the number ranged from...

Entrepreneurial Intention of a Senegalese Entrepreneur in a Brotherhood Context: Towards The Emergence of New "Atypical" Entrepreneurs

The purpose of this article is to understand the starting point of the intention of religious entrepreneurs, that we call "Atypical", for the simple reason that their entrepreneurial intentions include not only the economic aspect but there is also evidence of some foundation walls spiritual view of the context in which operate these entrepreneurs: the Tijanie brotherhood. These...

The Role of the Motivation in Changes and Performance Assessment of the Managerial Staff in Kosovo Businesses

Performance evaluation functions as an important tool in adjusting performance potential by removing intermediate barriers and motivating human resources. Each business objectives relate to performance motivation, helping individuals to improve their skills, creating a performance culture, determining which should be promoted, and eliminating employees who have low performance...

Détermination Du Seuil De Viabilité De La Position Extérieure Au Maroc: Evaluation Empirique

This paper focuses on addressing question on the sustainability of the Moroccan current account. The purpose of this study is to examine theoretical and empirical determinants of the behaviour of the current account deficit in order to apprehend economic policy decisions. An econometric study was conducted in this sense using a vector error-correction model (VECM) during the...

L’apport Des Marchés De Capitaux Au Financement Des PME Marocaines

Moroccan SMEs do not use generally capital market due to rigidity of the conditions. Moroccan authorities have introduced the measurements to deal with this problem and to encourage SMEs to access in the capital market since 2000. However, these measures were less efficient because they are multiple reason, but indeed, it still attributed to the financial and institutional...

Impact of Library User Education Program on Undergraduate Students in Benue State University, Makurdi, Nigeria

The study sought to examine the impact of user education on the utilization of library resources by undergraduate students of Benue State University, Makurdi. The study adopted the survey research design and the population consisted of 25,232 regular undergraduate students in 7 faculties which a sample size of 380 respondents were selected using proportional random sampling...

The Contribution of Internal Audit to the Improvement of Internal Control System

In order to be more flexible in a perpetual mutational environment and face up to damaging effects of an economic situation in strong growth, organizations have to acquire efficient management tools allowing them to accomplish their objectives and to protect themselves against inherent risks. The implementation of an internal control system is considered to be the guarantor of an...

Contribution of TRMM 3B42 Data to Improve Knowledge on Rainfall in the Kayanga/Geba River Basin (Republic of Guinea, Senegal and GuineaBissau)

The use of Tropical Rainfall Measuring Mission (TRMM) data is an option for counteracting challenge of the lack of ground based observations, particularly in Kayanga/Gêba. This paper undertakes validation of monthly TRMM rainfall estimates before using it to understand the spatial and temporal variability in the Basin. This validation based on application of statistical study...

University Students’ Perceptions of Videotaping as a Teaching Tool in a Public Speaking Course

The purpose of this study was to investigate the effect of videotaping on college students’ public speaking skills development in English as a Foreign Language (EFL) from the learners’ perspective. Twenty Moroccan freshmen students majoring in Engineering, Business, and Humanities at Al Akhawayn University in Ifrane, Morocco, participated in the study. Using 60 videotaped...

Evaluation De La Durabilité Agro-Écologique Des Aménagements Hydro-Agricoles De La Plaine Inondable Dans Le Tandem Dangbo-Adjohoun Au Sud-Est Du Bénin

Sustainable agriculture has become a priority in the public policies of countries like Benin, where rural people live mainly from agricultural products. However, agricultural development strategies are geared towards practices that do not meet the objectives of sustainability. This paper focuses on assessing the agro-ecological sustainability of the perimeters developed in the...

Fractionnement Géochimique Des Eléments Traces Métalliques (Etm) Dans Les Sédiments Du Delta De L’ouémé Au Bénin

Due to the inherent damages of trace elements to living organisms, the amount of bio available metal is considered to be a quantity that conditions the becoming of aquatic ecosystems. The aim of this work is to evaluate the proportion of Pb, Cu and Cd that are biologically available in the superficial sediments of the Ouémé estuary as well as the influence of environmental...

Legal Framework of European Inland Waterways and Croatian Legislation on Inland Waterways Navigation – Problems of Non-Harmonized Rules

Inland waterway transport, as one of the oldest modes of transport, is still under-used in the European Union. Though it has many advantages over other modes of transport (it is environmentally friendly, cost-saving, energyefficient, safety), it also faces several significant problems. The European Union has recognized the importance of inland waterway transport and has adopted...

Decentralisation of Financing of Self-Government Units in the Republic of Croatia

Since its independence the Republic of Croatia has commenced a thorough reconstruction of its taxation system according to the market economy taxation policy. Essential taxation reforms have brought the system closer to EU systems i.e. it has been being harmonized with taxation systems of developed European countries. The Republic of Croatia has adopted solutions that are used by...

Pedagogues and Social Workers - Challenges of Collaboration

In their work, pedagogues and social workers respond to many pedagogical and social challenges that children and/or their families face. In order to successfully address these challenges, it is necessary to achieve a quality collaboration between the school and the social welfare centre. Seeking an answer to the question of quality of the collaboration, three research questions...

How Sustainable Enterprises Can Drive The Sustainable Development

The aim of the paper is to analyze the role of companies as driver of sustainable development and respect for fundamental workers' rights. Trade policies and agreements can have wide-ranging effects on the economy, employment, labour standards, social cohesion, and the environment, including policy development and regulatory aspects. Nowadays the countries are closely tied to one...

Handedness and the Preference of the Visual Field in Face Perception

Face perception is tightly connected with the hemispherical dominance, and thus can be different in right-, left-handed and ambidextrous subjects. The study focuses on preferences for the left or the right visual field in face perception by testing the preference for the left or the right half of the chimeric face, which has been blended from half male and half female facial...

The Romanian Youth’s Contact with the West in the 19th Century: Education, Connections and Political Formation

In the 19th century, Western Europe became a landmark for the future Romanian leaders, and the developed West European countries constituted a model to be followed in terms of state organization. From this point of view, the young Romanians who studied in various cultural and political milieus, such as the French or the German etc., were influenced by the societies of the...

The Role of the Episcopate of the Catholic Church in Moderating the Political Transformations in Poland

Communism is the ideology which aims at exterminating all religions as, it is believed, they are harmful to social life. Therefore, after the 2nd World War, under the arrangements between the allies, communists took control in Poland and started to gradually but systematically eliminate the influence of the Church and the Catholic religion on the society. Due to the...

CSR Trough the Internet: The Case of Italy

The aim of the paper is to analyze the level of acceptance of social responsibility practices in Italy and in particular to evaluate the degree of social responsibility arising from the websites of Italian listed companies. CSR communication contributes to a corporation’s corporate social disclosure, whose main purpose is to enhance a corporate image in order to promote customer...

One Phenomenological Approach to Beauty

The presented contribution attempts to introduce a phenomenologicalexistential analysis of experiencing beauty (aesthetic experience) through Heidegger’s approach to the examination of state-of-mind. It points out a topic which no doubt extremely interested Heidegger, but which he did not approach by the method he offered in Being and Time. The text thus attempts to reconstruct...