Proceedings of the 2013 International Conference on Applied Social Science Research (ICASSR-2013)

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Research on Rural Credit Capital Allocation Efficiency in Heilongjiang Province of China ----Based on the analysis of the DEA model

Lin Guo, Chen Guo
To accelerate the development of the agriculture, we can not only increase the financial support but also pay attention to the allocation efficiency of the rural financial resources, so as to change the development of financial support from extensive to intensive. Therefore, it is necessary to make a...

The Immunization and Arbitrage Difficult to Match the Risk

Yan Zhang, Bin Yu
The problem of greatest importance in the financial investment is the existence of lots of risks primarily resulting from changes in interest rates and yields. It is stated in the immunization theory and the arbitrage pricing theory that the elimination of risks and further the obtaining of arbitrage...

An Empirical Research on the Relationship between the Number of Varieties in Distribution Terminals of the Manufacturer and Consumer Buying Behavior

Wenchao Liu, Jiexia Li
The majority of consumers purchase decision is made in the retail terminal, so manufacturers pay more and more attention to the point of sale influence consumer buying behaviours. This paper selects specific types of retailers as the experimental environment, selects the specific products as the research...

The Framework and Standards of Chinese Intangible Cultural Heritage Metadata

Peng Ye, Yao-lin Zhou
The paper analyzes the requirement of digital protection practices of Chinese intangible cultural heritages. It compares the mainstream metadata standards system and the demands of Chinese intangible cultural heritage protection. It put forward metadata standards of Chinese intangible cultural heritages...

An Investigation on Current Work Situation of Psychological Teachers in Primary and Secondary School

Naiyi Wang, Fulin Fan, Ping Li
Understanding psychological teachers’ current work situation is a prerequisite of improving the level of mental health education in primary and secondary school. Using questionnaires developed by Institute of Educational Psychology and School Counseling of Beijing Normal University, the study surveyed...

Text Mining on Chinese Herbal Medicine Rule Exploration for Ovarian Cyst

Dan He, Aiping Lu, Miao Jiang, Guang Zheng, Ning Zhao, Minzhi Wang
Ovarian cyst (OC) is one of the biggest concerns of women around the world. With the increase in the number of cases of OC, it seems like no woman is safe from this dreaded disease. Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) has its advantage in OC management, while due to the complexity and opacity; it is hard...

How do the Contexts impact the Habit Formation of Information System Users?

Liqun Zhang, Hui Liu
What elements impact the usage continuance and the habit formation of information system users? How to utilize these elements in the field of user experience design? It is worth noting that both goals and contexts play key roles in helping information system users forming habits. Before the habit is...

Work careers of Chinese Republic Peers women

Jing Bian, Chao Lu
From the perspective of life course, We focused on Chinese Republic Peers women’s work careers, exploiting 16 interviews on women born in Beijing between 1945 and 1959 and discussed the factors which impact on the formations of their work careers. Job shifts across different workplaces were found from...

Analyzing Jump Risk and its Contagious Effect of Stock Asset in Jump-GARCH Model with Threshold and Variable Intensity

Ran Huang, Qiao Ke, Qiming Tang
we build the threshold-based state-dependent autoregressive jump intensity-GARCH model to study smooth fluctuations and jump changes of individual stocks listed in China. It makes the jump intensity not only driven by idiosyncratic factors, but impacted by external state variables. Comparing with the...

Research on Improvement of GEM Listed Companies’ Performance

Ying Xia
This paper makes an empirical analysis on the two important factors -- ownership concentration and sustainable growth rate --that influence company performance based on the samples of 2010-2011 GEM ( Growth Enterprise Market ) listed companies. The results show that, in terms of the GEM, there is positive...

Second Language Reading Strategies in Multimedia Environment for Zhuang Ethnic College Students in China

Hui Chen
The second language reading teaching in multimedia environment can provide students with an ideal environment to improve their reading ability in the multimedia environment. Due to the uniqueness of Zhuang ethnic college students' English learning, this paper mainly discusses their reading strategies...

How People-organization Value-Fit Affects Work Engagement: the Moderation Role of Conscientiousness

Yu Yan, Jin Zou, Xiaoyan Zhu
alue-fit is the key aspect of people-organization fit. It has profound effect on the employee performance and organization output. Our research is based on the theoretical and logical reasoning and literature analysis, we conclude that?1?people-organization fit and its dimensions are positively correlated...

Crude Oil Market Pricing Mechanism analysis and Simulation

Xingchen Zheng
This paper aims to estimate chaos characteristics of different time in oil market and to forecast price of oil in short term. Method of Lyapunov exponent estimating and V-Statistics were utilized to estimate chaos degree and non-period cycle length, and an oil market model developed by the author was...

Collective Behaviors versus Social Movements:An examination of the differences

William J. Jr. Tinney
Confusion has existed for some time in collective behavior (CB) and social movement (SM) studies. In light of this confusion, I have endeavored to demonstrate, through examination of past research, the inconsistencies and erroneous postulations of cornerstone studies and propose a more adequate base...

Research on Pricing Actualization Mechanism of Residential Property Management Fee Based on Recessive Monopolization

Qingqiu Chen, Jiajia Tang
The Residential property management sector plays an increasing vital role in people’s living in China, and its pricing issue should be focus of social attention . From the perspective of welfare economics and complementary goods two-part pricing ,this paper examines whether there is recessive monopolization...

Empirical Analysis on the Effects of Providers’ Outsourcing Capability on Export Performance ???? Focusing on the European and American Market

Xingqiu Hu, Chao Xu, Jiajia Ren
Chinese software outsourcing providers used to rely on East Asia market. But European and American market can provide higher profits and better growth expectation. Therefore, Chinese software outsourcing providers focus on expanding European and American market in recent years. Based on the Core Competence...

To Explore China’s Future Choices of Fertility Policy According to South Korea’s Experiences

Xue Li
China and South Korea both belong to the East Asian countries, their regional culture and the historical background are similar, and both two countries have the same choice of policy, and both obtained outstanding achievements in population control. South Korea has entered the super population aging...

Review of Classical Studies on the Welfare State--By Methodologies of Political Science

Guan Huang
This review aims to portray the real face of existing studies that use methodologies of political science to analyze the welfare state. By choosing three basic questions (First, how should different kinds of welfare states be categorized? Second, what are the factors that make up the character of each...

Promoting Political Modernizations by Building Civic Cultures

Qiu Lin
The cultivation of civic cultures is necessary for contemporary China to accelerate its development. The paper will explore the role of civic cultures played in political and cultural development to enhance political modernizations.

Analysis on the New Trends of Global Regional Economic Integration and the Free Trade Area Strategy of China

Zengjie Kuang, Jimin Wang
Since 21st century, Regional economic integration developed rapidly in the world as the main form of Free Trade Area in the world and presented new trends. Under this background, China should further adapt to the development of regional economic integration trend, adopt multidimensional and flexible...

A Study into Solutions to Negative Environmental Externalities of Rural Tourism

Yingying Zeng, Zining Jin
The negative environmental externalities caused by rural tourism has not only seriously damaged the local environment, but has also hindered the sustainable development of local tourism. In this paper, we analyze the two major obstacles when internalizing externalities of rural tourism with conventional...

The Games between Central and Local Governments in the Newest Regulatory Policy of the Real Estate Market

Ming-li Gong, Han Jiang
Chinese central government has promulgated a series of policies and measures to regulate the real estate market to restrain the rapid increasing of the house price, but the effect seems unsatisfactory. This paper mainly aims at analyzing the origin of this issue by the game theory, thus we establish...

Reconstruction of the foundations of college teacher ----student relationship

Ying Zhao
a good teacher - student relationship is the prerequisite and guarantee of improving the quality of teaching in colleges and universities. However, evidences indicated that the current relationship between teachers and students is in a distorted situation and must be reconstructed. We need to form a...

Study on the Cultivation of American Civic Cultures in Contemporary China

Yongquan Wang
The introduction of English and American civic cultures to China is beneficial to the development of its traditional cultures, and it is necessary for contemporary China to enhance the cultivation of civic cultures to realize its modernizations. Western civic cultures include citizen awareness, values,...

Network-based Blended Teaching Design in English Reading Course

Manli Lu
This paper aims to put forward a network-based blended teaching design for English Reading course based on blended learning theory. Four procedures have been presented to demonstrate the design of blended teaching and the outstanding advantages of this design are expounded in this paper.

A Critical Study of the “Sin” in Hawthorne’s Short Stories

Shuna Xing
Deeply influenced by the family life and the Puritan belief of Depravity, Hawthorne held that every ego had the nature of Devil. As the first American psycho-analytical writer, Hawthorne used to probe the nature of human heart in his works. This paper, by studying the theme and the artistic features...

The Folk United Operational Mechanism for Disaster Rescue in Southwest China —— by the Case Study of Yiliang“9·7” Earthquake

Ming Liu, Guang Chen
This paper uses the case study of Yiliang“9·7” Earthquake to illustrate and analyze the folk operational mechanism for united disaster rescue under the backgrounds of advocating high-efficiency social management and constructing resource-conserving society. The NGOs are playing an ever-increasingly important...

Reflection on Building a Long-term Mechanism to Promote Employment of University Graduates

Yu Yan
Due to such reasons as the economic structure, educational system, social development, etc., university graduates are encountered with increasingly severe employment situations and the difficulty in getting university graduates is becoming more and more noticeable with each passing day. This calls for...

An Empirical Test of SCP Hypothesis in World Telecom Manufacturing

Yaozhong Chang
In order to verify different SCP hypothesizes of industrial organization, relations among market structure, R&D conduct and performance in world telecom manufacturing are empirically tested. As found in research, in middle-low oligopoly market of telecom manufacturing, there are significant influence...

A General Theory of Market Competition - M Theory

Chih-Hung Yeh, Tsung-Huai Chang
We elaborate the firm theory on market structures (with consideration of behavioural doctrine, industry- and firm-specific features) into a General Theory of Market Competition (or M Theory for easy referring) to explore and construct a clearer and more complete theory on essence of the market competition,...

Breast Milk: a Publik Health Priority

M. Giovannini, S. Barberi, E. Salvatici, A. Lops, E. Poli P.C. Riva, G. Banderali
Substantial evidence documents the superiority of breastfeeding for mothers and breast milk for babies. Breast milk, with nutritional but also functional components, is a real biological system. According to present knowledge, it is associated not only with improved parameters of growth, but also to...

A Research on the Science and Engineering students’ College English Learning Behavior from the Perspective of Constructivism Learning Theory -- Based on the “Outstanding Program”

Jiajia Liu
This paper analyzes the curricular and extracurricular English learning behaviors of 243 science and engineering students, and then makes ??a description of their learning behavior patterns: the students’ curricular learning behavior is static, extracurricular learning behavior is passive, and extracurricular...