2016

FOOD SECURITY ASSESSMENT AND CONSUMPTION PATTERN IN RURAL HOUSEHOLDS IN OGUN STATE, NIGERIA

by L. O. Okojie, T. A. Obasan, W.A. O. Afolabi The problem of nutrition security is getting worse in Africa, due to increasing population growth and poor progress in efforts directed at reducing food insecurity in many countries in the continent. The paper undertook an assessment of the food security…

PERSPECTIVES FOR DEVELOPMENT SOCIAL ENTREPRENEURSHIP IN REPUBLIC OF MOLDOVA

by Dumitru Stratan Social entrepreneurship, as a field for research and scientific disputes between scholars and practitioners, it still remains a novel investigation area, as far as new opportunities, challenges, business approaches and concepts appear into the modern world and competitive market. This paper puts emphasis on social framework behind the…

THE EMPIRICAL EXAMINATION OF CHANGES RELATED TO VALUE DRIVERS IN THE EFFECTS OF THE 2007-2008 CRISIS

by Anita Kiss The article brings into the focus the corporate value creation and the main value drivers. The first goal of the study is to classify the most relevant value drivers, and their function of the firms’ value. Further objective of this paper is to present the effects of the…

EXTENT AND CHARACTERISTIC OF DIVERSIFICATION AMONG HUNGARIAN AGRICULTURAL HOLDINGS

by Csilla Kissné Nagy Through the connection to rural resources agriculture has an impact on the three functions of countryside: ecology, society and economy. Resources of economy and production environment are continuously changing thus farmers have to adapt to these changing circumstances. One of the adaptation methods is the diversification…

THE EFFECTS OF HEALTH TOURISM INVESTMENTS IN TOURISM BUSINESSES IN THE NORTHERN HUNGARIAN REGION

by Róbert Szabó In my article I woud like to find answers for the question how frequently and effectively the region’s business leaders in Northern Hungary participated in various development programs, as regards investments in health tourism, what developments have been made mainly in the area, what the positive effects of…

TRADITIONAL RETAIL OUTLETS OR SUPERMARKETS: A PROBIT ANALYSIS OF SHOPPERS IN TRINIDAD AND TOBAGO

by C. W. Ardon Iton and Ewan Scott The purpose of this study is to identify consumers’ retail outlet choice for Roots and Tubers in Trinidad and Tobago between traditional and modern retail outlets, and also to find out what influences consumers’ shopping preferences for one or the other retail format.…

MORAL HAZARD IN PRODUCER ORGANIZATIONS – SOME EXPERIENCES OF AN EMPIRICAL SURVEY

by Zoltán Kovács A wide range of empirical experiences shows that the performance of Hungarian producer organizations (aka TÉSZ) significantly falls behind the activity observed in the developed Western European countries. Regarding this issue, the present study examines how moral hazard – as one of the possible reasons – influences…