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Individual Behaviour and Economic Performance: Methodological Challenges and Institutional Context

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Banks’ CSR reporting – Do women have a say?

Author(s): Triinu Tapver, Laivi Laidroo, Natalie Aleksandra Gurvitš-Suits
Published in: Corporate Governance: The International Journal of Business in Society, Issue 20/4, 2020, Page(s) 639-651, ISSN 1472-0701
DOI: 10.1108/cg-11-2019-0338

Asymmetric exchange rate exposure of stock returns: empirical evidence from Chinese industries

Author(s): Juan Carlos Cuestas, Bo Tang
Published in: Studies in Nonlinear Dynamics & Econometrics, Issue 21/4, 2017, ISSN 1558-3708
DOI: 10.1515/snde-2016-0042

Using Patent Development, Education Policy and Research and Development Expenditure Policy to Understand Differences between Countries: The Case of Estonia and Finland

Author(s): Pawan Dutt, Simona Ferraro, Archil Chochia, Ramona Muljar
Published in: Baltic Journal of European Studies, Issue 8/1, 2018, Page(s) 123-153, ISSN 2228-0596
DOI: 10.1515/bjes-2018-0008

Earnings Announcement Lags and Market Responses—Does the Tone of the News and the Market Sentiment Matter?

Author(s): Laivi Laidroo, Joonas Joost
Published in: Emerging Markets Finance and Trade, Issue 54/8, 2018, Page(s) 1885-1906, ISSN 1540-496X
DOI: 10.1080/1540496x.2017.1326028

Stress tests of the household sector using microdata from survey and administrative sources

Author(s): Jaanika Meriküll, Tairi Rõõm
Published in: International Journal of Central Banking, 2020, ISSN 1815-4654

What are the triggers for arrears on debt over a business cycle? Evidence from panel data

Author(s): Merike Kukk
Published in: International Journal of Finance & Economics, 2021, ISSN 1076-9307
DOI: 10.1002/ijfe.2565

The role of location in FinTech formation

Author(s): Laivi Laidroo, Mari Avarmaa
Published in: Entrepreneurship & Regional Development, 2019, Page(s) 1-18, ISSN 0898-5626
DOI: 10.1080/08985626.2019.1675777

Effects of work arrangements on the sleep regimen of creative research and development employees

Author(s): Aaro Hazak, Erve Sõõru, Heili Hein, Kadri Männasoo
Published in: International Journal of Occupational Safety and Ergonomics, 2018, Page(s) 1-12, ISSN 1080-3548
DOI: 10.1080/10803548.2018.1504854

Oil prices and unemployment in the UK before and after the crisis: A Bayesian VAR approach. A note

Author(s): Juan Carlos Cuestas, Javier Ordóñez
Published in: Physica A: Statistical Mechanics and its Applications, Issue 510, 2018, Page(s) 200-207, ISSN 0378-4371
DOI: 10.1016/j.physa.2018.06.114

The Choice of Reforms and Economic System in the Baltic States

Author(s): Karsten Staehr
Published in: Comparative Economic Studies, Issue 59/4, 2017, Page(s) 498-519, ISSN 0888-7233
DOI: 10.1057/s41294-017-0037-1

Investor Education and IPO Participation

Author(s): Kristjan Liivamägi, Tarvo Vaarmets, Tõnn Talpsepp
Published in: Emerging Markets Finance and Trade, Issue 55/3, 2018, Page(s) 545-561, ISSN 1540-496X
DOI: 10.1080/1540496x.2018.1443806

Does raising the pension age prolong working life? Evidence from pension age reform in Estonia

Author(s): Orsolya Soosaar, Allan Puur, Lauri Leppik
Published in: Journal of Pension Economics and Finance, Issue 20/2, 2021, Page(s) 317-335, ISSN 1474-7472
DOI: 10.1017/s1474747220000244

Economic policy uncertainty shocks, economic activity, and exchange rate adjustments

Author(s): Rachatar Nilavongse, Michał, Rubaszek, Gazi Salah Uddin
Published in: Economics Letters, Issue 186, 2020, Page(s) 108765, ISSN 0165-1765
DOI: 10.1016/j.econlet.2019.108765

Does internationalisation increase exchange rate exposure? -Evidence from Chinese financial firms

Author(s): Juan Carlos Cuestas, Ying Sophie Huang, Bo Tang
Published in: International Review of Financial Analysis, Issue 56, 2018, Page(s) 253-263, ISSN 1057-5219
DOI: 10.1016/j.irfa.2018.01.013

Minimum wages and the wage distribution in Estonia

Author(s): Simona Ferraro, Jaanika Meriküll, Karsten Staehr
Published in: Applied Economics, Issue 50/49, 2018, Page(s) 5253-5268, ISSN 0003-6846
DOI: 10.1080/00036846.2018.1486017

Conventional and unconventional monetary policies: effects on the Finnish housing market

Author(s): Signe Rosenberg
Published in: Baltic Journal of Economics, Issue 20/2, 2020, Page(s) 170-186, ISSN 1406-099X
DOI: 10.1080/1406099x.2020.1792085

How Does Learning and Education Help to Overcome the Disposition Effect?*

Author(s): Tarvo Vaarmets, Kristjan Liivamägi, Tõnn Talpsepp
Published in: Review of Finance, Issue 23/4, 2018, Page(s) 801-830, ISSN 1572-3097
DOI: 10.1093/rof/rfy006

Oil prices, unemployment and the financial crisis in oil-importing countries: The case of Spain

Author(s): Javier Ordóñez, Mercedes Monfort, Juan Carlos Cuestas
Published in: Energy, Issue 181, 2019, Page(s) 625-634, ISSN 0360-5442
DOI: 10.1016/j.energy.2019.05.209

Real exchange rate misalignments in CEECs: Have they hindered growth?

Author(s): Juan Carlos Cuestas, Estefanía Mourelle, Paulo José Regis
Published in: Empirica, Issue 47/4, 2020, Page(s) 733-756, ISSN 0340-8744
DOI: 10.1007/s10663-019-09454-5

Public finances in the EU-27: Are they sustainable?

Author(s): Juan Carlos Cuestas, Luis A. Gil-Alana, Laura Sauci
Published in: Empirica, Issue 47/1, 2020, Page(s) 181-204, ISSN 0340-8744
DOI: 10.1007/s10663-018-9411-0

Rounding bias in forecast uncertainty

Author(s): Natalia Levenko
Published in: Research in Economics, 2020, ISSN 1090-9443
DOI: 10.1016/j.rie.2020.08.001

Negative interest rates in the five Eurozone countries from Central and Eastern Europe

Author(s): Nicolas Reigl, Karsten Staehr
Published in: CESifo Forum, Issue 21(1), 2020, Page(s) 24-30, ISSN 1615-245X

Forecasting the Estonian rate of inflation using factor models

Author(s): Nicolas Reigl
Published in: Baltic Journal of Economics, Issue 17/2, 2017, Page(s) 152-189, ISSN 1406-099X
DOI: 10.1080/1406099x.2017.1371976

THE ANCHORING OF INFLATION EXPECTATIONS IN THE SHORT AND IN THE LONG RUN

Author(s): Dieter Nautz, Till Strohsal, Aleksei Netšunajev
Published in: Macroeconomic Dynamics, Issue 23/5, 2019, Page(s) 1959-1977, ISSN 1365-1005
DOI: 10.1017/s1365100517000517

The disposition effect, performance, stop loss orders and education

Author(s): Tõnn Talpsepp, Tarvo Vaarmets
Published in: Journal of Behavioral and Experimental Finance, Issue 24, 2019, Page(s) 100240, ISSN 2214-6350
DOI: 10.1016/j.jbef.2019.100240

Changes in sovereign debt dynamics in Central and Eastern Europe

Author(s): Juan Carlos Cuestas
Published in: International Journal of Finance & Economics, Issue 25/1, 2020, Page(s) 63-71, ISSN 1076-9307
DOI: 10.1002/ijfe.1728

The interaction between housing prices and housing credit: evidence from a country with rapid credit accumulation

Author(s): Juan Carlos Cuestas, Merike Kukk
Published in: Journal of Economic Studies, Issue ahead-of-print/ahead-of-print, 2020, ISSN 0144-3585
DOI: 10.1108/jes-11-2019-0519

Cheating in Europe: underreporting of self-employment income in comparative perspective

Author(s): Merike Kukk, Alari Paulus, Karsten Staehr
Published in: International Tax and Public Finance, Issue 27/2, 2020, Page(s) 363-390, ISSN 0927-5940
DOI: 10.1007/s10797-019-09562-9

The Great Leveraging in the European crisis countries

Author(s): Juan Carlos Cuestas, Karsten Staehr
Published in: Journal of Economic Studies, Issue 44/6, 2017, Page(s) 895-910, ISSN 0144-3585
DOI: 10.1108/jes-12-2016-0268

Crimea and punishment: the impact of sanctions on Russian economy and economies of the euro area

Author(s): Konstantin A. Kholodilin, Aleksei Netšunajev
Published in: Baltic Journal of Economics, Issue 19/1, 2019, Page(s) 39-51, ISSN 1406-099X
DOI: 10.1080/1406099x.2018.1547566

What Type of Research and Development Employees Use Flextime?

Author(s): Marko Virkebau, Aaro Hazak
Published in: The International Journal of Organizational Diversity, Issue 17/2, 2017, Page(s) 1-9, ISSN 2328-6261
DOI: 10.18848/2328-6261/cgp/v17i02/1-9

The Spanish housing market: is it fundamentally broken?

Author(s): Juan Carlos Cuestas, Merike Kukk
Published in: Applied Economics Letters, Issue 27/15, 2020, Page(s) 1295-1299, ISSN 1350-4851
DOI: 10.1080/13504851.2019.1677844

Faster learning in troubled times: How market conditions affect the disposition effect

Author(s): Stefan Muhl, Tõnn Talpsepp
Published in: The Quarterly Review of Economics and Finance, Issue 68, 2018, Page(s) 226-236, ISSN 1062-9769
DOI: 10.1016/j.qref.2017.08.002

Is information and communication technology satisfying educational needs at school?

Author(s): Simona Ferraro
Published in: Computers & Education, Issue 122, 2018, Page(s) 194-204, ISSN 0360-1315
DOI: 10.1016/j.compedu.2018.04.002

Heterogeneous effects of competitiveness shocks on macroeconomic performance across euro area countries

Author(s): Karsten Staehr, Robert Vermeulen
Published in: The World Economy, Issue 42/1, 2018, Page(s) 68-86, ISSN 0378-5920
DOI: 10.1111/twec.12675

Joint and Individual Savings within Families: Evidence from Bank Accounts

Author(s): Merike Kukk, W. Fred van Raaij
Published in: Journal of Family and Economic Issues, 2021, ISSN 1058-0476
DOI: 10.1007/s10834-021-09783-3

How does household debt affect financial asset holdings? Evidence from euro area countries

Author(s): Merike Kukk
Published in: Studies in Economics and Finance, Issue 34/2, 2017, Page(s) 194-212, ISSN 1086-7376
DOI: 10.1108/sef-02-2016-0031

Expectation-driven house prices and debt defaults: The effectiveness of monetary and macroprudential policies

Author(s): Stelios Bekiros, Rachatar Nilavongse, Gazi Salah Uddin
Published in: Journal of Financial Stability, Issue 49, 2020, Page(s) 100760, ISSN 1572-3089
DOI: 10.1016/j.jfs.2020.100760

When would creative R&D employees like to work?

Author(s): Aaro Hazak, Raul Ruubel, Marko Virkebau
Published in: International Journal of Organizational Analysis, Issue 27/3, 2019, Page(s) 596-612, ISSN 1934-8835
DOI: 10.1108/ijoa-04-2018-1409

National culture and bank risk-taking: Contradictory case of individualism

Author(s): Pavlo Illiashenko, Laivi Laidroo
Published in: Research in International Business and Finance, Issue 51, 2020, Page(s) 101069, ISSN 0275-5319
DOI: 10.1016/j.ribaf.2019.101069

The Relation between Monetary Policy and the Stock Market in Europe

Author(s): Helmut Lütkepohl, Aleksei Netšunajev
Published in: Econometrics, Issue 6/3, 2018, Page(s) 36, ISSN 2225-1146
DOI: 10.3390/econometrics6030036

Unit labour costs and the dynamics of output and unemployment in the southern European crisis countries

Author(s): Juan Carlos Cuestas, Javier Ordóñez, Karsten Staehr
Published in: Empirica, Issue 46/3, 2019, Page(s) 597-616, ISSN 0340-8744
DOI: 10.1007/s10663-018-9410-1

The contributions of human capital, R&D spending and convergence to total factor productivity growth

Author(s): Kadri Männasoo, Heili Hein, Raul Ruubel
Published in: Regional Studies, Issue 52/12, 2018, Page(s) 1598-1611, ISSN 0034-3404
DOI: 10.1080/00343404.2018.1445848

Credit constraints and R&D over the boom and bust: Firm-level evidence from Central and Eastern Europe

Author(s): Kadri Männasoo, Jaanika Meriküll
Published in: Economic Systems, Issue 44/2, 2020, Page(s) 100747, ISSN 0939-3625
DOI: 10.1016/j.ecosys.2020.100747

Inflation targeting or exchange rate targeting: Which framework supports the goal of price stability in emerging market economies?

Author(s): Nora Abu Asab, Juan Carlos Cuestas, Alberto Montagnoli
Published in: PLOS ONE, Issue 13/8, 2018, Page(s) e0201798, ISSN 1932-6203
DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0201798

Wage Gap in an Ethnically Segmented Labor Market: The Role of Cognitive Skills

Author(s): Svetlana Ridala, Ott Toomet
Published in: Eastern European Economics, Issue 57/1, 2018, Page(s) 20-30, ISSN 0012-8775
DOI: 10.1080/00128775.2018.1524713

Efficiency and bid rigging in simultaneous procurement auctions under oligopoly

Author(s): Aaro Hazak, Tanel Kerikmäe, Evelin Pärn Lee
Published in: International Journal of Procurement Management, Issue 13/2, 2020, Page(s) 199, ISSN 1753-8432
DOI: 10.1504/ijpm.2020.106512

Effects of Work Arrangements on Creative R&D Work Outcomes

Author(s): Aaro Hazak, Kadri Männasoo, Marko Virkebau
Published in: Eastern European Economics, Issue 55/6, 2017, Page(s) 500-521, ISSN 0012-8775
DOI: 10.1080/00128775.2017.1381567

Disparities in Knowledge Employees’ Actual, Contractual, and Desired Working Schedules

Author(s): Raul Ruubel, Aaro Hazak
Published in: Knowledge Management: An International Journal, Issue 18/1, 2018, Page(s) 17-30, ISSN 2327-7998
DOI: 10.18848/2327-7998/cgp/v18i01/17-30

Gender, academic abilities and postsecondary educational choices

Author(s): Tarvo Vaarmets
Published in: Journal of Applied Research in Higher Education, Issue 10/3, 2018, Page(s) 380-398, ISSN 2050-7003
DOI: 10.1108/jarhe-12-2017-0155

On the dynamics of sovereign debt in China: Sustainability and structural change

Author(s): Juan Carlos Cuestas, Paulo José Regis
Published in: Economic Modelling, Issue 68, 2018, Page(s) 356-359, ISSN 0264-9993
DOI: 10.1016/j.econmod.2017.08.003

Banking sector concentration, competition and financial stability: the case of the Baltic countries

Author(s): Juan Carlos Cuestas, Yannick Lucotte, Nicolas Reigl
Published in: Post-Communist Economies, Issue 32/2, 2020, Page(s) 215-249, ISSN 1463-1377
DOI: 10.1080/14631377.2019.1640981

Banking market competition in Europe—financial stability or fragility enhancing?

Author(s): Kalle Ahi, Laivi Laidroo
Published in: Quantitative Finance and Economics, Issue 3/2, 2019, Page(s) 257-285, ISSN 2573-0134
DOI: 10.3934/qfe.2019.2.257

Asymmetric attention and volatility asymmetry

Author(s): Michał Dzieliński, Marc Oliver Rieger, Tõnn Talpsepp
Published in: Journal of Empirical Finance, Issue 45, 2018, Page(s) 59-67, ISSN 0927-5398
DOI: 10.1016/j.jempfin.2017.09.010

The effects of conventional and unconventional monetary policy on house prices in the Scandinavian countries

Author(s): Signe Rosenberg
Published in: Journal of Housing Economics, Issue 46, 2019, Page(s) 101659, ISSN 1051-1377
DOI: 10.1016/j.jhe.2019.101659

Local governments’ efficiency and educational results: empirical evidence from Italian primary schools

Author(s): Simona Ferraro, Tommaso Agasisti, Francesco Porcelli, Mara Soncin
Published in: Applied Economics, Issue 53/35, 2021, Page(s) 4017-4039, ISSN 0003-6846
DOI: 10.1080/00036846.2021.1896672

Uncovered interest parity in Central and Eastern Europe: Expectations and structural breaks

Author(s): Juan Carlos Cuestas, Fabio Filipozzi, Karsten Staehr
Published in: Review of International Economics, Issue 25/4, 2017, Page(s) 695-710, ISSN 0965-7576
DOI: 10.1111/roie.12280

Language skills in an ethnically segmented labour market: Estonia 1989–2012

Author(s): Sven-Kristjan Bormann, Svetlana Ridala, Ott-Siim Toomet
Published in: International Journal of Manpower, Issue 40/2, 2019, Page(s) 304-327, ISSN 0143-7720
DOI: 10.1108/ijm-06-2017-0115

Oil price shocks and unemployment in Central and Eastern Europe

Author(s): Juan Carlos Cuestas, Luis A. Gil-Alana
Published in: Economic Systems, Issue 42/1, 2018, Page(s) 164-173, ISSN 0939-3625
DOI: 10.1016/j.ecosys.2017.05.005

Investment irreversibility and cyclical adversity: Implications for the financial performance of European manufacturing companies

Author(s): Kaido Kepp, Kadri Männasoo
Published in: Managerial and Decision Economics, 2021, ISSN 0143-6570
DOI: 10.1002/mde.3334

From academic abilities to occupation: What drives stock market participation?

Author(s): Tarvo Vaarmets, Kristjan Liivamägi, Tõnn Talpsepp
Published in: Emerging Markets Review, Issue 39, 2019, Page(s) 83-100, ISSN 1566-0141
DOI: 10.1016/j.ememar.2019.04.004

Academic abilities, education and performance in the stock market

Author(s): Tõnn Talpsepp, Kristjan Liivamägi, Tarvo Vaarmets
Published in: Journal of Banking & Finance, Issue 117, 2020, Page(s) 105848, ISSN 0378-4266
DOI: 10.1016/j.jbankfin.2020.105848

Minimum wages and employment retention: A microeconometric study for Estonia

Author(s): Simona Ferraro, Birgit Hänilane, Karsten Staehr
Published in: Baltic Journal of Economics, Issue 18/1, 2018, Page(s) 51-67, ISSN 1406-099X
DOI: 10.1080/1406099x.2018.1485422

Matrix transformas of λ-boundedness domains of the Zweier method

Author(s): Ants Aasma, Haimonti Dutta
Published in: Turkish World Mathematical Society Journal of Applied and Engineering Mathematics, 2020, ISSN 2146-1147

House prices and capital inflows in Spain during the boom: Evidence from a cointegrated VAR and a structural Bayesian VAR

Author(s): Juan Carlos Cuestas
Published in: Journal of Housing Economics, Issue 37, 2017, Page(s) 22-28, ISSN 1051-1377
DOI: 10.1016/j.jhe.2017.04.002

Total factor productivity growth in Central and Eastern Europe before, during and after the global financial crisis

Author(s): Natalia Levenko, Kaspar Oja, Karsten Staehr
Published in: Post-Communist Economies, Issue 31/2, 2018, Page(s) 137-160, ISSN 1463-1377
DOI: 10.1080/14631377.2018.1460713

“Tough Guy” vs. “Cushion” hypothesis: How does individualism affect risk-taking?

Author(s): Pavlo Illiashenko
Published in: Journal of Behavioral and Experimental Finance, Issue 24, 2019, Page(s) 100212, ISSN 2214-6350
DOI: 10.1016/j.jbef.2019.04.005

Do credit commitments compromise credit quality?

Author(s): Laivi Laidroo, Kadri Männasoo
Published in: Research in International Business and Finance, Issue 41, 2017, Page(s) 303-317, ISSN 0275-5319
DOI: 10.1016/j.ribaf.2017.04.010

Fiscal consolidation in Europe: has it worked?

Author(s): Juan Carlos Cuestas, Javier Ordóñez
Published in: Applied Economics Letters, Issue 25/16, 2017, Page(s) 1179-1182, ISSN 1350-4851
DOI: 10.1080/13504851.2017.1406650

Spillovers of the US real and financial uncertainty on the Euro area

Author(s): Yassine Bakkar, Rachatar Nilavongse, Anup Kumar Saha
Published in: Applied Economics Letters, 2020, Page(s) 1-10, ISSN 1350-4851
DOI: 10.1080/13504851.2020.1808166

Debt repayment problems: short-term and long-term implications for spending

Author(s): Merike Kukk
Published in: Review of Economics of the Household, Issue 17/2, 2019, Page(s) 715-740, ISSN 1569-5239
DOI: 10.1007/s11150-018-9424-2

Structural vector autoregressions with smooth transition in variances

Author(s): Helmut Lütkepohl, Aleksei Netšunajev
Published in: Journal of Economic Dynamics and Control, Issue 84, 2017, Page(s) 43-57, ISSN 0165-1889
DOI: 10.1016/j.jedc.2017.09.001

Integration of the Baltic stock markets with developed European markets

Author(s): Kersti Harkmann
Published in: International Journal of Finance & Economics, 2020, ISSN 1076-9307
DOI: 10.1002/ijfe.2165

Capital flows and growth dynamics in Central and Eastern Europe

Author(s): Karsten Staehr
Published in: Post-Communist Economies, Issue 30/1, 2017, Page(s) 1-18, ISSN 1463-1377
DOI: 10.1080/14631377.2017.1362195

Does chronotype restrict the employment options of creative R&D professionals?

Author(s): Erve Sõõru, Aaro Hazak, Marit Rebane
Published in: Biological Rhythm Research, Issue 51/2, 2020, Page(s) 283-293, ISSN 0929-1016
DOI: 10.1080/09291016.2018.1528681

A proposal for a simple average-based progressive taxation system

Author(s): Dirk-Hinnerk Fischer, Simona Ferraro
Published in: Public Sector Economics, Issue 43/2, 2019, Page(s) 141-165, ISSN 2459-8860
DOI: 10.3326/pse.43.2.2

School-level policies and the efficiency and equity trade-off in education

Author(s): Simona Ferraro, Kaire Põder
Published in: Journal of Policy Modeling, Issue 40/5, 2018, Page(s) 1022-1037, ISSN 0161-8938
DOI: 10.1016/j.jpolmod.2017.11.001

Investments, Credit, and Corporate Financial Distress: Evidence from Central and Eastern Europe

Author(s): Kadri Männasoo, Peeter Maripuu, Aaro Hazak
Published in: Emerging Markets Finance and Trade, Issue 54/3, 2018, Page(s) 677-689, ISSN 1540-496X
DOI: 10.1080/1540496x.2017.1300092

Using Patent Development, Education Policy and Research and Development Expenditure Policy to Increase Technological Competitiveness of Small European Union Member States

Author(s): Simona Ferraro, Pawan Kumar Dutt, Tanel Kerikmäe
Published in: Croatian International Relations Review, Issue 23/78, 2017, Page(s) 97-126, ISSN 1848-5782
DOI: 10.1515/cirr-2017-0009

Time Dimensions of Job Autonomy in Estonian R&D Institutions

Author(s): Raul Ruubel
Published in: Journal of the Knowledge Economy, 2020, ISSN 1868-7865
DOI: 10.1007/s13132-020-00633-5