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Price Convergence in the Regional Housing Markets in Poland

, Mechanizmy dynamiki i różnicowania cen na rynku mieszkaniowym (Dynamics and diversity of prices on housing market) , Studia i Materiały Towarzystwa Naukowego Nieruchomości vol. 15, No 3-4, Olsztyn, p. 43-55. Rynek mieszkaniowy w Polsce I kwartał 2014 oraz Rynek mieszkaniowy w Polsce I kwartał 2017), raporty PKO BP, (Housing market in Poland in 1Q 2014 and Housing market in Poland in 1Q 2017 PKO BP reports). S taszczyk A., 2017, Stacjonarność danych panelowych a konwergencja cenowa na przykładzie importu do krajów UE (Stationarity of panel data and price

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Investing In Industrial-Technology Parks In City Development - A Cost-Benefit Analysis

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Cities are growing both quantitatively and qualitatively. The quantitative development of a city can be identified with the spatial expansion and changes in the function of certain areas. The city's development, therefore, requires the reconstruction of the spatial layout, but also needs certain capital expenditures, as exemplified by industrial-technology parks (ITPs). ITPs are a combination of the infrastructure function and performance which enable the exchange of information between scientific organizations and entrepreneurs. They are, therefore, a pro-development component of the urban development strategy. The aim of the study is to identify and quantify selected costs and benefits, as well as estimate the effectiveness of establishing certain parks from the point of view of local government units.

Industry parks and technology parks are diverse entities. Their general characteristics and types, based on a review of domestic and foreign literature, are presented in the first part of the work justifying the study. The second part introduces the industrial-technology parks which are present in Poland. In the third part of the study, the specificity of assessing the effectiveness of an industrial-technology park is described. Finally, the fourth part includes an analysis of investing in selected industrial-technology parks; the analysis consists of three phases: the identification of industrial and technological parks, the verification of the industrial-technology park with the legal and practical definition, and cost-benefit analysis. According to the Polish Agency of Information and Foreign Investment (PAIiIZ), industrial-technology parks focus primarily on filling the space with commercially efficient companies using modern technologies, attracting investment and creating jobs. All of these factors are taken into account in the analysis. The analysis is carried out according to the methodology of cost-benefit analysis (CBA) of investment projects.

Despite the diversity and dynamics of the structural features of the parks, the analysis confirms that the investment of public funds in industrial and technological parks is generally efficient in terms of socio-economic development.

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Diversity in Board of Directors: Review of Diversity as a Factor to Enhance Board Performance

Conflict. International Studies of Management and Organization, 45(1), 6-24. Walker, A. et al. (2015). Diversity and Conflict in Boards of Directors. International Studies of Management and Organization, 45(1): 25-42. Walt, N. et al. (2003). Board Dynamics and the Influence of Professional Background, Gender and Ethnic Diversity of Directors. Corporate Governance, 11(3), 218.

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Analysis of Housing Development Activity in Poland from 2005-2014

of Banking & Finance 34 (3), pp. 533–545. B ełej M., C ellmer R., 2014 The Effect of Macroeconomic Factors on Changes in Real Estate Prices on Unstable Markets – Response and Interaction , Acta Scientiarum Polonorum. Seria: Oeconomia 13 (2), pp. 5-16. B iliński T., 2009, Prawo budowlane wczoraj i dziś (Construction Law Yesterday and Today), Przegląd budowlany No. 2, pp. 24-29. B roitman D., K oomen E., 2015, Regional Diversity in Residential Development: a Decade of Urban and Periurban Housing Dynamics in The Netherlands , Letters in

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Disparities in Regional Economic Development in Romania

://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S2212-5671(14)00276-7 Goschin, Z., 2015. Territorial Inequalities and Economic Growth in Romania. A Multi-factor Approach. Procedia Economics and Finance, 22, 690-698. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S2212-5671(15)00285-3 Goschin, Z., and Constantin, D. L., 2010. The geography of the financial crisis and policy response in Romania. In G. G. and G. Ch. (Eds.), Financial Crisis in Central and Eastern Europe - from Similarity to Diversity (pp. 161-190). Berlin: Barbara Budrich Publishers. Goschin, Z., Constantin

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Customer Satisfaction, Product Quality and Performance of Companies

retail sales performance: an empirical investigation. Journal of Retailing 80(4): 265-278. GU, Z., GAO, J. (2006). Financial Competitiveness of Macau in Comparison with Other Gaming Destinations. UNLV Gaming Research and Review Journal. Vol. 10, No. 2, pp. 1-12. GUPTA, S. (1997). The Dynamics of Competitiveness - Interactive Process between Markets and Assets. Economic and Political Weekly. M92-M98. HABIB, A. (2006). Disaggregated earnings and prediction of future profitability: evidence from industrial groups in Japan. Review of Accounting and Finance. Vol. 5

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Comparison of Nominal and Real Rigidities: Fiscal Policy Perspective

, Journal of Economic Perspectives, vol. 20, no. 2 Dickens W.T., L. Goette, E.L. Groshen, S. Holden, J. Messina, M.E. Schweitzer, J. Turunen, M.E. Ward (2006), How Wages Change: Micro Evidence from the International Wage Flexibility Project, European Central Bank Working Paper, no. 697 Dixit A., J.E. Stiglitz (1977), Monopolistic Competition and Optimum Product Diversity, American Economic Review, vol. 67 Galí J., J.D. López-Salido, J. Vallés (2007), Understanding the Effects of Government Spending on

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RESIDENTIAL PROPERTY MARKET IN THE FUNCTIONAL URBAN AREA OF OLSZTYN IN THE CONTEXT OF DEMOGRAPHIC CHANGES

a presja urbanizacyjna w powiatach sąsiadujących z Warszaw (Rural areas and urbanization pressure in districts neighbouring Warsaw). Mazowsze, Studia Regionalne (Mazovia, Regional Studies), Vol. 16, pp. 53-72. CZARNECKI A., 2010, Procesy urbanizacji na obszarach wiejskich w Polsce (Urbanization processes in rural areas in Poland), In: STANNY M., DRYGAS M. (eds), Przestrzenne, społeczno-ekonomiczne zróżnicowanie obszarów wiejskich w Polsce. Problemy i perspektywy rozwoju (Spatial, social and economic diversity of rural areas in Poland. Developmental

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Investment Activity of Local Administrative Units and the Level of Entrepreneurship Development in the Rzeszów Functional Area

the differences in the level of entrepreneurship in 2012 and 2016, the analysis of quantitative changes in business entities, the dynamics of their number and the synthetic indicators were used. The basis for the calculation of synthetic indicators were the methods of taxonomic analysis, that is, a simple aggregate measure, the Hellwig taxonomic development pattern method ( Pluta, 1986 ) and the positional method using the Weber median ( Młodak, 2006 ). When selecting the variables, both substantive and formal criteria were taken into account. As a result of the

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Spatial Dimension of Czech Enterprise Support Policy: Where are Public Expenditures Allocated?

Science, 52(1), 134-152. Doi: 10.1111/J.1467-9787.2011.00756.X. Bentley, G., Pugalis, L. (2014). Shifting Paradigms: People-Centred Models, Active Regional Development, Space-Blind Policies And Place-Based Approaches. Local Economy, 29(4-5), 283-294. Doi: 10.1177/0269094214541355. Bishop, P. (2012). Knowledge, Diversity And Entrepreneurship: A Spatial Analysis Of New Firm Formation In Great Britain. Entrepreneurship & Regional Development. 24(7- 8), 641-660. Doi: 10.1080/08985626.2011.617786. Blažek, J., Macešková, M

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