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Burhan Yavas, Ph.D.

Title: Professor, Finance & Quantative Methods

Department: Finance and Quantitative Methods

Office: SBS C-312
Phone Extension: x3501
Email Username: byavas

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Refereed Proceedings

  • Rezayat, F, Yavas, B. and D. Vardiabasis (2007). “Exchange Traded Funds as a vehicle for International Portfolio Diversification: A Study of US and Emerging Markets” Athens Institute for Education and Research. Athens, Greece (July 3-5).
  • Rezayat, F and B. Yavas (2006). “An investigation of US and emerging equity markets’co-movements using exchange traded funds,” Proceedings of the Academy of Business Administration, Munich, Germany (August 2-5). 83-90.
  • Yavas, B.F., Rezayat, R and H. Bilici (2004). “A Study of Correlation of International Equity Markets using Exchange-Traded Funds”. Proceedings of the Western Decision Sciences Institute, Manzanillo, Mexico (April-16-19).
  • Bilici,H., Yavas, B. and Sherman, L (2003). "Foreign Diversification Using Exchange Traded Funds and Market Indexes, Proceedings of the Western Decision Sciences Institute, Kawaii, HI (April 15-19).
  • Rezayat, F, Yavas, B. (2003). “Short-term Linkages among the US, UK, French, German and the Japanese Stock Markets during 1999-2001" Proceedings of the Global Business and Technology Association, Budapest, Hungary: July 10-14.
  • Fisher, D. and B. Yavas (2002). "Performance Evaluations of Bank Branches," Proceedings of the Western Decision Sciences Institute, pp. 225-231. Las Vegas, NV (April 4-7).
  • Yavas, B.F. and F. Rezayat (2001). "The Impact of Quality on Managerial Perceptions of Quality," Proceedings of the Global Business & Technology Association, pp. 959-966. Istanbul, Turkey (July-11-15).
  • Yavas, B.F. and F. Rezayat (2001). "A Cross-country Analysis of Managerial Perceptions of Quality: Evidence from US, Japan, Hong Kong, Singapore and Taiwan" Proceedings of the Western Decision Sciences Institute, pp. 298-300. Vancouver, Canada (April 3-7).
  • Yavas, B.F. (2000). "A Comparative Analysis of Managerial Perceptions of Quality in the United States and Turkey," Proceedings of the Western Decision Sciences Institute, pp.456-458. Maui, HI (April 17-22).
  • Yavas, B. F. and Vardiabasis, D. (1999). "Cross-National Differences in Managerial Attitudes: An Empirical Investigation of US vs. H.K., Taiwan and Singapore." Proceedings of the International Management Development Association, pp. 114-121. Monterey, CA (June 30-July 3).
  • Yavas, B.F., Freed, R. and Vardiabasis, D. (1999). "An Economic Rationale for Countertrade: Liquidity Constraint," Proceedings of the Western Decision Sciences Institute. pp. 305-307. Puerto Vallarta, Mexico (April 6-10).
  • Yavas, B.F., Freed, R. and Vardiabasis, D. (1998). "Uncertainty, The Lemon Problem, Asymmetric Information and Countertrade: An Economic Perspective," Proceedings of the International Management Development Association, pp. 280-288. Dominican Republic (June 3-7).
  • Yavas, B.F. and Marcoulides, G. (1998)." A Comparative Study of Attitudes of US and Taiwanese Managers toward Product Quality," Proceedings of the Western Decision Sciences Institute, pp. 456, Reno, Nevada (April 7-11).
  • Yavas, B.F. and Bilgin, Z. (1997). "Tourism Demand In Turkey: A Pooled Regression Study," Proceedings of the Academy of Business Administration, pp. 106-112. Athens, Greece (July 10-17).
  • Marcoulides, G., Yavas, B.F. and Bilgin, Z. (1996). "A Comparative Study of Leadership Styles Across Two Countries", Proceedings of the Western Decision Sciences Institute, pp. 201-205. Seattle, WA (April 2-6).
  • Yavas, B.F. (1995). "Countertrade and Liquidity Shortage", Proceedings of the Academy of Business Administration' pp. 210-218. Aruba (Dec. 17-21).
  • Yavas, B.F. (1995). "An Investigation of Chinese and Japanese Quality Management Practices", Proceeding of the International Management Development Association, pp.373-378.
  • Blyn, M. & Yavas, B.F. (1995). "Evaluating the Effectiveness of Educational Programs in Small Business and Entreprenuership", Proceedings of the International Management Development Association., pp.559-563.
  • Yavas, B.F. & Marcoulides, G.A. (1995). "An Examination of cross-cultural Quality Management Practices", Proceedings of the Western Decision Sciences Institute, p.240-243. San Francisco, CA (April 11-15).
  • Yavas, B.F. (1994) "Market Imperfections and Countertrade", In Amin & Delener (Eds.), Global Business Trends: Contemporary Readings, Proceedings of Academy of Business Administration Vol.2, pp. 237-245.
  • Yavas, B.F. (1994) "Product Quality Attitudes: US vs. Foreign Firms", In K. Fatemi (Ed.) The Globalization of Business in the 90's: Implications for Trade and Investment, Vol. V. pp. 1267-1281.
  • Fojtik, C. & Yavas, B.F. (1994) "Quality Perceptions: US vs. Asian Firms", Proceedings of the Western Decision Sciences Institute, pp. 335-338. Maui, Hawaii (March 29-April 2).
  • Yavas, B.F. (1993) "Product Quality Perceptions of Asian and U.S. Firms in the Electronics Industry" In Levy & Greval (Eds.) Proceedings of the Academy of Marketing Science, Vol. 16 (pp. 240-244), Bal Harbour, Fl. (May 26-29).
  • Yavas, B.F. & Burrows, T.M (1993) "Some Preliminary Findings on Attitudes of U.S. and Asian Firms Toward Product Quality", Proceedings of the Academy of International Business, pp. 1-15, Hong Kong.
  • Bilici, H. and Yavas, B.F. (1992) "Countertrade: A Reaction to Liquidity Shortage" In E. Kaynak & T.S. Chan (Eds.) International Perspectives of Management Development, (pp. 129-135). Conference held by International Management Development Association, Halifax, Nova Scotia (April 9-12).
  • Yavas B.F. and Burrows, T. (1992) "The Use of Generalizability Theory to Improve International Lending Decisions" In E. Kaynak & T.S. Chan (Eds.) International Perspectives of Management Development, (pp. 52-61). Conference held by IMDA, Halifax, Nova Scotia (April 9-12).
  • Yavas, B.F. (1992). "Differences Between Domestic and Foreign Firms In Improving Product Quality: An Application to the Electronics Industry", In E. Ramos (Ed.) Proceedings of Pacific Asian Management Institute, Conference held by PAMI, Honolulu, Hawaii. (January 6-9).
  • Yavas, B.F. (1991). "A Pooled Time-Series-Cross-Section Analysis of Exports: An Application to Turkey" In K. Fatemi (Ed.) International Trade and Finance in the 1990s Vol.1, Ch. 10, (pp. 157-169). Conference held by the ITFA, Marseille, France. (June 1-3).
  • Vardiabasis, D. and Yavas, B.F. (1991). "Intra-Industry Trade in the Pacific Basin: An Update" In K. Fatemi (Ed.) International Trade and Finance in the 1990s, Vol. 3, Ch. 53, (pp. 877-889). Conference held by the ITFA, Marseille, France. (June 1-3).
  • Yavas, B.F. (1991). "Quality: What It Means, What It Doesn't Mean: Exploratory Results From A Survey", In R. King (Ed.) Developments in Marketing Science (pp. 289-292). Conference held by the Academy of Marketing Science, Fort Lauderdale, Florida. 13 (May 28-31).
  • Yavas, B.F. (1990). "The Generalizability of Measurements: An Application to Blind Refereeing Process", In B.J. Dunlap (Ed.)Developments in Marketing Science (pp. 289-293). Conference held by the Academy of Marketing Science, New Orleans, Louisiana. 12 (April 25-29).
  • Yavas, B.F. (1989). "Improving Country Risk Analyses: An Application of Generalizability Theory" In L.Kelley (Ed.) Developments In Asia - Pacific Business: Education and Research, (pp. 84-87). Conference held by the Academy of International Business and PAMI of the University of Hawaii, Honolulu, Hawaii, 2 (Jan 10-12).
  • Yavas, B.F. (1988). "Improving Decisions Regarding Manuscript Evaluations", In H. Copur (Ed.) Proceedings of the Association of Human Resources Management and Organizational Behavior, (pp. 91-95). Conference held by HRMOB in Long Beach, California. 2, (October 26-28).
  • Yavas, B.F. (1988). "Macroeconomic Influences on Restaurant Franchising in the United States". In F.R. Dwyer (Ed.) Forging Partnerships For Competitive Advantage (pp.1-15). Conference held by the Society of Franchising, San Francisco, California. 1 (February 1-3).
  • Yavas, B.F., and Vardiabasis, D. (1987). "The Determinants of U.S. International Fast Food Franchising", In J.M.Hawes & G.B.Glisan (Ed.) Developments in Marketing Science (pp. 161-164). Conference held by the Academy of Marketing Science, Bal Harbour, FL. 10 (May 26-29).
  • Vardiabasis, D., and Yavas, B.F. (1986) "The Role of Countertrade in Marketing in the Pacific Basin", In R.T. Hsieh & S.A Scherling (Ed.) Proceedings of the Academy of International Business, (pp.128-134). Conference held at the National Chia Tung University, Taipei, Taiwan, 3 (June 26-28).
  • Vardiabasis, D., and Yavas, B.F. (1984). "Trade Patterns and the Multinational Firm in the Pacific Basin", Papers and Proceedings of the European International Business Association, 10, Rotterdam, Netherlands. 1-18.
  • Vardiabasis, D., and Yavas, B.F. (1984). "Intra-Industry Trade in the Pacific Basin", In T.C. Tiong & D. Kujawa (Ed.) Proceedings of the Academy of International Business, (pp. 649-659). Conference Held at the National University of Singapore, Singapore, 1 (June 14-16).

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