With the participation of about 30 academic and administrative staff of 17 different universities from 12 European countries, the International Staff Week 2019 (17-21/6/2019) was held at Prof.Dr. Osman Turan Cultural and Congress Centre by Karadeniz Technical University’s Office of International Relations. The event included sessions on topics ranging from project implementation within Erasmus+ Programme, student motivation, internationalisation, OLS & language learning, to the functions of student communities such as ESN. The event also created the opportunity to discuss current and prospective cooperation between universities. As part of the event, the Office of International Relations organised departmental visits where visiting academic staff had the opportunity to meet the departmental Erasmus+ coordinators. http://www.ktu.edu.tr/ofinafen-duyuru25736
FEB Zagreb 10th International conference on Economics and Business held in Opatija, HR, June 12th to 15th, 2019 . Tom participates at this conference with the paper, as well as at Ph.D. research workshop which is opening of this event. His paper is called 'Retained earnings and working capital within the tourism industry among selected CEE countries'. https://odyssey.net.efzg.hr/
The article "Macroeconomic factors and stock prices in the food and drink industry" (Jana Šimáková, Daniel Stavárek, Tomáš Pražák, Marie Ligocká) has just been published in the impacted British Food Journal (IF 1,289). It is a publication of a joint research of members of the research team of the SGS project, solved at the Department of Finance and Accounting in 2016-2018. https://www.emeraldinsight.com/doi/pdfplus/10.1108/BFJ-12-2018-0839
An advanced intensive two days course in using STATA software is organized by Timberlake at Cass Business School, City University of London, from 3rd to 4th of June 2019. After passing the STATA Winter School in last December, Tom Heryán has taken another chance to make an improvement of his skills in econometrics. This course is called Linear Instrumental-Variables Regression using STATA and it has been led by Giovanni Cerulli, Ph.D. (Research Institute on Sustainable Economic Growth, National Research Council of Italy).
The latest issue of Acta Universitatis Agriculturae et Silviculturae Mendelianae Brunensis, listed in the Scopus database, published an article by Pavla Klepková Vodová - Determinants of Solvency in Selected CEE Banking Sectors: Does the Financial Conglomerate Matter? You can find the full text on the magazine's website: https://acta.mendelu.cz/67/2/0493/?fbclid=IwAR3PiXkSyGyNrS3M0JxWA_dVCFfs4XyxyzN5AuQd06uD-xpypC5AmkxP-ZQ