European Scientific Journal

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List of Papers (Total 14,383)

Comparative Study of Solvent Extraction of Uranium with Alamine 336 and Aliquat 336: Application to the Uranium-Bearing Solutions of Niger Republic

This study focuses on the liquid-liquid extraction of uranium by anionic extractants of Alamine 336 and Aliquat 336. The objective of this study is to determine the parameters allowing the optimization of the extraction percentage of uranium, and other metals such as molybdenum, zirconium and vanadium. The extraction kinetics of uranium is achieved in 2 minutes. Sulfuric acid...

Bullying and Mobbing in Academe:A Literature Review

This review of the current state of literature in regards to academic mobbing found that the most common types of bullying were psychological and emotional attacks, often directed towards an academic by either administrators, other academics and faculty, or even students. Many risk factors are related to academic mobbing, including sex, sexual orientation, gender, race and...

The Changing Learning Needs of Saudi Student Nurses

The study assessed the changing learning needs of Saudi student nurses as input to nursing curriculum. It identified the specific changing learning needs in three different domains: cognitive, affective, and psychomotor. Also, responses of faculty members to the students’ changing learning needs were determined. Relationship between the changing learning needs of students and...

La Formación Docente: La Metáfora De La Caja Del Formador

This paper focuses on the key training points needed to be a good teacher. Reflecting on the keys and elements of a good praxis often results to the assessment of training processes and the influence of these on good practices. The aim of this study titled “The Trainer’s Box” is to reflect on those elements which gaive specific answers that are adapted to the different objectives...

Effect of Technology Based Financial Innovations on Non-Interest Income of Commercial Banks in Kenya

Technology based financial innovation has had a great impact on the financial industry as a whole over the past few decades. It has presented the banking sector with an opportunity to increase the revenue base. This study intended to identify the impact of technology based financial innovation on non-interest income in Kenyan commercial banks. The study investigated how the...

The Influence of Internal Auditing on Effective Corporate Governance in the Banking Sector in Oman

This research aims to examine the influence of internal audit on effective corporate governance in commercial banks listed on Muscat Securities Market (MSM) in Oman. A questionnaire was used to collect data and was distributed to the 100 top senior level officials and internal audit department of the commercial banks. The regression model that was used in this study was five...

Financial Crisis, Environmental Turbulence and International Trade. The Case of Italy

In 2007 United States of America gave birth to a global, deep and disruptive phenomenon, well known as Financial Crisis. Despite the specific overseas location it first appears, the global crisis comes very fast in Europe, affecting several Countries in different ways and threating both Government and the economic tissue of the Nations. Since the crisis first appears, Italy has...

Relationship between Social Networking Sites and Observational Learning among Senior Secondary School Students in Mbaitoli Local Government Area, Imo State, Nigeria

Social Networking Sites are a type of virtual community which enables many people to interact and share ideas or interests. Social networking is rapidly changing the way the world is doing virtually everything, from the way people access information to the way people communicate and most importantly, the way they interact. This study investigated the relationship between Social...

Predicting Financial Distress among SMEs in Malaysia

Predicting financial distress among Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs) can have a significant impact on the economy as it serves as an effective early warning signal. The study develops distress prediction models combining financial, non-financial and governance variables which were used to analyze the influence of major corporate governance characteristics, like ownership and...

Analyse Économique Du Secteur Industriel Au Maroc

In this study, we will focus on the different dimensions of performance, and make a descriptive analysis of the industrial sector’s position in the national economy. We will also assess the clout and the performance of each industrial branch, through the measurement of the following indicators: the added value, the employment, the number of companies, the investment, the foreign...

Social Studies in Nigeria Through the Lens of Biesta’s Three Functions of Education

This paper focuses on the examination of Social Studies Education in Nigeria with respect to the view of Gert Biesta’s three functions of education; qualification, socialization, and subjectification functions. It also discussed the concepts and definitions of Social Studies, the aims, goals and objectives of social studies in Nigeria, as well as the views of education by some...

Effect of Work Conflict on Employees Job Satisfaction: The Case of College of Distance Education, University of Cape Coast

The purpose of the study was to examine the effects of work life balance on employees’ job satisfaction at College of Distance Education, University of Cape Coast, Ghana-Africa. The study adopted the quantitative research approach specifically a correlational design. From populations of 242, a sample of 140 teaching and non teaching staff of the College was drawn across three...

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...