This collection contains Honors in the Major theses completed in Business.


Theses/Dissertations from 2007

Legitimizing Disclosures in an Anomic Environment: An Examining of Citigroup's $13 Billion Euro-Bond Short Sale, Angelica Fiorentino

The Various Agendas of Market Mavens, Julian Sanchez

Theses/Dissertations from 2006

The Critical Role of Banking in a Developing Economy: The Case of Nigeria, Efemena Esalomi

The Relationship Between Economic Growth and Culture: A Model Based on Japan and the United States, Alia Luria

The New Real Estate Futures Contracts; Do They Provide a Cost-Effective Method to hedge Against the Risk of A Decline in the Value of Residential Real Estate Holdings?, Lloyd Macedo

The Influence of Ethnicity and Immigrant Status on Perceptions of Job Qualifications, Jason Padilla

Board Composition and Firm Performance in the Banking Industry, Katherine Schermond

What's Really Keeping the US from Joining the Kyoto Protocol. A Game Theoretic Empirical Analysis., Robert Schmidt

Capital Structure in Corporate Carve-outs, Lindsay Tompkins

Theses/Dissertations from 2005

Investigating the bank lending channel for monetary policy in the U.S. from 1985-2004, Carlos Barriga

An Analysis of the Effect of Corporate Codes of Ethics on Corporate Culture, Renee Flaugher

An Investigation into Emotional Intelligence, Relationship Quality, and Organizational Outcomes, Marianne Howe

Commercialism or Professionalism among Auditing Leaders, Nicholas Lucas

Theses/Dissertations from 2004

A Content Analysis of Model Body Types in Magazine Advertisements: Ethnic and Income Differences, Kristin Raia

Characteristics of a Successful Venture Capital Process, Christina Stevens

Toward an Explanation of the Effect of an Individuals' Culture on Learning Outcomes in a Distance Education Environment, Anna Tupchiy

Theses/Dissertations from 2003

The impact of direct-to-consumer (DTC) prescription drug advertising on the pharmaceutical salesperson/doctor relationship : a pilot study, Brooke A. Cabrera

Initial public offering underpricing : 1990s vs. 1980s, Arnold Sietse Reeder

Theses/Dissertations from 2002

ACE tourism : trekking in Nepal, Anne N. Cecil

Loyalty effects of coupon books on new restaurant customers, Darren Champlin

Individual characteristics and distance education success : investigating the role of psychological traits, Charles A. Delalonde

Embezzlement : a management control theory perspective, Leslie Devine Hall

The increasing use of sweep accounts and their impact on reserve requirements, Natalie LaBine

The impact of participation in the European monetary union of the abnormal returns to U.S. target companies acquaired by European firms, Terence T. O'Malley

Participatory versus authoritative management in times of transformation - where does east Germany fit in?, Dirk Pohlers

Liquid yield option notes (LYONS) : corporate objectives, valuation and pricing, Lyle Richardson

Theses/Dissertations from 2001

The multidimensionality of trust in relationship marketing, Seeta R. Angard

How will CPAs function and operate going into the year 2000?, Deborah F. Kellagher

The effect of time on merger motivations, Tavis J. Souder

The effect of foreign market factors on the penetration of U.S. banks abroad, Kevin S. Van Camp

Theses/Dissertations from 2000

A study of the use of hedging by bankrupt firms, Jamie L. Eaby

Cross-industry analysis of venture capital activity in firms going public, Jeffrey E. Graff

Spacecraft communication, Rebecca H. Jaster

Case study of the impact of corporate restructuring on the nurses at Holmes Regional Medical Center, Mary Zukor Martinolich

Network and system security in an information age, Michael N. B. Scully

Bed and breakfast industry analysis, Laina M. Silvasy

Factors influencing the decision to provide ElderCare Plus assurance services, Melanie Ann Wilson

Theses/Dissertations from 1999

Liquidity of depository institutions and the use of federal home loan bank advances, David J. Cooper

The impact of basis risk on the hedging of mortgage-backed securities with US treasury futures, Andrew L. Lavelle

The extent to which personality traits predict service orientation, Colleen Schwarz

Theses/Dissertations from 1998

Nafta's Impact on American Business, Robert F. Brisson

Child labor in developing countries : a child exploitation measure (CEM), Jacob Kleinberger

Effects of executive compensation on managerial decisions, Thuong Pham

Theses/Dissertations from 1997

A study of training and development in small businesses in Central Florida, Kathryn D. Airth

The changing competitive environment of the banking industry, Megan B. Wasserman