Proceedings of the 2013 International Conference on the Modern Development of Humanities and Social Science

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The Influence of Financial Information of Charity Foundations on Donations: An Empirical Test

Xiaoxia Xie, Yonghong Ding
Public officials have recently sought increased regulations of financial disclosure of charitable organizations as a means of improving charity transparency .One subject of this study is to examine whether it exists some important financial information affecting donations to charitable foundations. Further,...
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Constraints of External Sources of Financing for Domestic Private Enterprises in China

Fang Yang
Private enterprises have been playing an increasingly important role in the development of Chinese economy, but they are having difficulties in accessing external sources of financing which mainly include bank loans, stock market and informal finance. This paper has analyzed the reasons why they face...
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Research on Features of Return in Chinese Stock Market Based on GARCH Model

Xinyi Dang, Qiang Zhang
The main purpose of the research is to test some features in Chinese market with GARCH family. GARCH can capture volatility clustering in stock market. GARCH-M is applied here to verify that stocks with high risk tend to pay high return. TGARCH and EGARCH illustrate the existence of asymmetries. These...
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Cycle Analysis of Profits to the Majority and Minority Shareholders of Listed Companies based on the Symbiosis Theory

Hongwu Wang, Songling Yang, Xin Li, Jing Li, Jiayi Fu
Symbiosis is not only a biometric identification mechanism, but also a method of social science management. Symbiosis theory and other biometric theories are widely applied in social and economic researches. The paper research cycle of profits to the majority and minority shareholders in publicly listed...
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Study on the Valuation of Livestock Production in the Typical Farming-Pastroral Area on the Tibetan Plateau

Weiwei Yang, Zhandui Luorong
The authors selected a typical farming-pastoral village. They interviewed herders and farmers who engage in range-based animal husbandry to gain an understanding and formulate an analysis of the market and non-market value of livestock products, and evaluated the contribution of the livestock products...
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Reversal of Fortune Solving the Puzzle of Emerging Economy ODI

Philip C. Chang, Juanjuan Xie
Since the surge of the outbound direct investment (ODI) of the emerging economies, the limitations of the traditional Ownership-Location-Internalization (OLI) paradigm of foreign direct investment were exposed. The main puzzle is how to interpret emerging economy ODI when the fundamental buildingblock...
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Human Resources Management Research from the Perspective of Cost Control in High Star Hotel

Lingmin Fan, Ying Zhang
Influenced by the government policy of anti-public corruption, high star-rated hotel industry in our country ran into huge impact, large amount of high star hotels try to control and prevent spreading the negative effects. This paper is going to help high star-rated hotels seek new ways on cost control...
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Al-Maqrizi (d.1442) and Abd Al-Basit (d.1514) and Their Accounts on the Economy of Egypt

Wan Kamal Mujani, Noor Inayah Yaakub
The aim of this article is to discuss about the life of Al-Maqrizi (d.1442) and Abd Al-Basit (d.1514) and their accounts on the economy of Egypt. In order to elaborate these matters, a sketch of their biographies will be given, and this is then followed by a discussion of the economic data conveyed by...
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Research on the Construction of the Integrated Marketing Communications based on the Brand Value

Bo Sun, Zijing Zeng
When the product homogeneity is increasingly serious and consumer spending habits have been changing constantly today, the brand has become the main source of enterprise competitive advantage, and integrated marketing communications based on the brand value will bring more lasting development for the...
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The Research on the Improvement of Internal Control Quality Through the Enterprise Informatization

Zheng Hao, Zheng Li, Xianglong Yang, Shi Dai
The improvement of internal control quality is the key to the promotion of enterprises’management effectiveness. There are large amounts of related literatures about the relationship between the enterprises’ informatization and internal control. Regrettably, the empirical study of this relationship is...
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Assessment of Land Use Functions of Northeast China

Shuyan Cao, Wei Zhang
The ability of land uses providing multiple services is defined as Land Use Functions (LUFs). We divided multifunction of land use into 10 LUFs among the three dimensions of sustainability-social, economic and environmental and assessed the sustainability of land use in Northeast China based on Spatial...
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The Research on Financing Problems and Countermeasures of SMEs

Miaomiao Xu, Xuan Li
The small and micro enterprises (Below we call it SMEs) are playing important roles increasingly in Chinese national economy, especially in increasing revenue, expanding employment and the other aspects. However, due to the own conditions of SMEs and other external factors, resulted in "financing difficulties"...
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Research on the Construction of Government Investment and Financing Platform for Small and Medium-Sized Cities in the Process of Urbanization——A Case Study on XX City

Lin Liu, Yun Jing, Yanqin Huang, Lanyu Li, Minxia Geng
The main purpose of this paper is to solve the current problem of urban construction fund shortage in small and medium-sized cities of China, namely the government's investment and financing platform construction problems. The main process of this study is: it firstly analyzes the status of the financing...
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A Study on Bank Risk-Taking Behaviors under the Capital Regulation and Constraints of Bank Asset Allocation Strategies

Zhiheng Xue, Kui Yin, Ying Zhang
It is controversial that whether capital regulation can really reduce the risk of banks. This paper studied the assets allocation behaviors of banks under supervision and explores the effectiveness of capital regulation based on bank asset allocation strategies. We built a linear programming model to...
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A Probe into the Index System of Organizational Effectiveness Evaluation based on the Corporate Strategy

Dan Wang
The Index System of Organizational Effectiveness Evaluation (ISOEE) makes a comprehensive evaluation of the organizational effectiveness of the corporate units of different functional orientation and different natures, with a view to reaching an overall assessment of the operating conditions of the conglomerate...
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Common Credit Risk Factors in the Derivatives Option Pricing

Zhaohai Wang
Credit risk is the most important function of derivatives market, and is also the basic reason of the developing of stock market. As one of the most important species of financial derivatives, derivatives option pricing is important to avoid the systemic risk of stock markets. As the main method of risk...
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Alternative Approaches to the Modelling of Volatility in European Option Valuation

Yun Yin
This chapter uses four different models to value the option price: Random Walk (RW), ARCH, GARCH and TARCH. Each model is applied within a Monte-Carlo framework. I attempt to identify the best model in terms of their ability to predict the market price of the option
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Study on Policy System about the Collaborative Innovation:Of Medium-Sized and Small Enterprises in Beijing

Yujuan Zhang, Wei Zhang
Policy implement as a kind of government behavior, affects the development of medium-sized and small enterprises and become one of the important factors for the medium-sized and small enterprises collaborative innovation. Through the analysis of policies status, innovative features, put forward the related...
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Research on Patent Infringement of Remanufacturing Industry

Deli Cheng, Chenjun Jia
The development of remanufacturing industry is a important part of circular economy, and also it is the demand for saving resources and protecting environment. If we want to develop remanufacturing industry, we should solve these problems: the ownership of intellectual property (especially patents) and...
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Disparities in Economic Development:In South Sumatera, Indonesia

Maya Panorama
The purpose of the paper is to examine the economic development disparities between regional in the South Sumatera. The important things in economic development are the human resources and the productive capital with colaboration of the policy from government. This paper compares the condition of seven...
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The Research and Countermeasures for Ecological Economic Sustainable Development for Zhejiang Province

Tian Tian, Yin Lu
Development of ecological economy is the inevitable requirement to achieve sustainable economic development, but also the development trend of the global economy. This paper introduced the basic concept of the ecological economy and the need for the development of eco-economy. Taking Zhejiang Province...
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An Empirical Study of the Housing-Price-to-Income Ratio of Some Typical Cities on the Basis of Purchase Installment Payment Model

Yi Zhang, Jun Tan
In recent years housing price has fluctuated violently, which aroused great social concern. The government introduces some regulatory measures to inhibit the growth of housing price. This paper try to discuss the housing affordability of residents, which is based on Housing-price-to-income Ratio(HPIR)...
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Performance of Microfinance Institutions in Asia: DEA based Efficiency Analysis

Farhana Ferdousi
The paper attempted to investigate the comparative performance of microfinance institutions (MFIs) in three Asian countries namely Bangladesh, India and China. Based on data envelopment analysis, best practice MFIs have been identified and their efficiency determinants also have been investigated by...
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Review of Supply Chain Partnership Process in Joint Ventures Example as Chinese Automotive Industry

Weixi Han
Under the environment of economic globalization, there has seen a global transfer of manufacturing into China and China’s automotive industry engage in global trade. China faces unprecedented opportunities for development although there are many challenges that it must face. It has become a strategic...
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The Impact of Sino-US Relations in 1980s on China’s Economic Development

Haihua Niu, Xue Zhang
1980s witnessed the rapid development of Sino-US relations. At that time, high-level exchanges of visits and the agreements the two sides signed greatly promoted bilateral relations. This thesis focuses on the Sino-US relations in 1980s and its impact on China’s economic development. Following the time...
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Path Dependence and Path Breaking in Chinese State-Owned Enterprise

Kun Liu, Hanmin Liu
Based on the theory of path dependence, this paper first reviews the reform process of Chinese enterprise and testifies that the evolution of Chinese State-owned Enterprise is path dependent, and then proposes some solutions for breaking up the path dependence in Chinese SOEs.
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The Performance Appraisal Research on Higher School Teachers’ Working Behavior

Xiaobai Lv, Yifei Yu
Nowadays, for the prevalent higher school teachers’ performance appraisal, using result-oriented appraisal metrics and methods has produced a series of problems. The author suggests that performance appraisal should focus on the process of teaching and education at the same time. We need to attach importance...
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Academic and Industrial Research on Islamic Finance: Why it Matters

Noor Inayah Yaakub, Wan Kamal Mujani
This paper explores the significance of the findings of academic research on Islamic finance and its suitability to serve the needs of the industry. The study recommends strategic directions for developing a plausible link and connection between industries and academic research.
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New Impetus to Globalization: Development of Virtual Economic Zones

Karoly Nagy
Globalization is a response of mankind to a decrease in the functions of nation states. The result of this response is the development of a global information society. Following the security measures implemented after 11 September 2011, globalization came to a halt. Although globalization is a turbulent...
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Developing Your Classroom as a Learning Community — To Refresh Our Motivation for Students

Zhuoya Wu
Teaching theory and methodology has being studied through College English teaching for years in China. With the further reform of education, there are a variety of new English courses given to newly –equipped students on campus. Which teaching method should be well used in class is challenging in order...
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Research on the Reform of College Computer Education

Xuan Li, Miaomiao Xu
With the development of information technology, the computers havebeen benefit to all aspects of social life. Computer education has been largely improved,however, the current university computer teachingeffect is not optimistic. This paper proposes some corresponding reform strategies for current problem...
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The Characteristics of Social Adaptation of College Freshmen and Educational Strategy

Liqiao Xu, Chuanhua Gu, Dongjing Zhang, Zhi Jing
This study investigated 680 freshmen in Wuhan to analyze the characteristics of their social adaptation with the Scale of College Students’ Social Adaptation. The result indicated that, the freshmen from urban areas scored higher significantly on interpersonal adaptation and role adaptation than those...
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The Questionnaire Analysis Research on the Causes of College Students’ Reticence in the English Classroom

Xuehua Wang, Meihua Chen
The research efforts aiming at changing the phenomenon of Chinese students’ reticence should be based on a full understanding of the various causes behind it. It has been revealed in this paper through questionnaire study that the seeming reticence is more likely to be the performance of learners’ habitual...
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Progress of Bibliotherapy Theory and Practice in China

Liting Su, Xiaoli Huang
As an ancient metal therapy measure, bibliotherapy has been recognized worldwide gradually. In China it has been studied systematically for over twenty years. In this paper, the study situation of bibliotherapy in China was summarized from the aspects of theory and practice, and some suggestions were...
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Teaching Mode to Promote Autonomy Learning in Multimedia and Network Environment

Ying Zhan, Hong Li, Yuanyuan Xing
For the last few decades, the dominated learning theory had transmitted from Behaviorism to constructivism. As a result, a large number of language scholars and educators have paid much emphasis on learners, aiming at cultivating them autonomous learners. The traditional “chalk and talk” teaching mode...
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The Relationship among Learning Psychological Process, Learning Behavior and Learning Outcome

Fei Li
We develop and test a theoretical model to investigate the relationship among learning psychology process, learning behavior and learning outcome. Structural Equation Model was used to estimate the relationship. Results by analyzing self-cognitive data of undergraduates’ from one university in China...
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Design of Mobile-based Personality Education Application for Young Children

Tae In Han, Min Young Kim
In this paper, we study the design of the mobile learning system for personality education of young children. To this end, we survey the necessity and the requirements of personality education for young children. Then, we analyze the restrictions and the limitations of the current mobile-based personality...
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Student Teachers’ Attitudes Toward the Interaction on Facebook During Practicum

Yuehchiu Fang, Hui-Lin Hsieh
Student teachers are frequently frustrated by a perceived conflict between the teaching of literacy learned in teaching/learning method courses or practice courses where they see in classrooms and the reality of practicum. The purpose of this study is to investigate student teachers’ attitudes toward...
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The Interpretative Meaning of Stigma Experience in Adolescent Living with CLP

Ruohlih Lei, Chichun Chin, Ptlene Minick, Huiching Liu, Shihching Fang
Cleft lip and palate is one of the common congenital defects. Significant advances have been made in our understanding of Cleft Lip and Plate (CLP) specific physical and psychosocial problems. However, studies of subjective stigma experience in adolescents with cleft lip and palate is limited. From humanistic...
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Emotional Intelligence and Burnout in Managers

Sobia Aftab, Kanwal Qadeer
The objective of the present study was to investigate the predictive association between emotional intelligence and burnout in people working at managerial level. A purposive sample of 100 managers was recruited from different organizations in Karachi, Pakistan. Their ages ranged from 23 to 62 years...
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Analysis of Learning Motivation in Foreign Language Acquisiton: How do non-English majors’ Motivation Impacts Learning Outcome

Fang Huang, Yuhuan Wang
Learning motivation has been a hot issue in the sphere of foreign language acquisition for years. Studies proved that motivational factors are critical to the achievement of language learning. In order to have a better understanding of students’ English learning motivation and how their motivation impact...
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Teacher Self-Efficacy: Implication for Chinese College English Teachers’ Development

Xiyan Wang
With the advancement of research on teacher’s development, researchers have paid much attention to teachers’ sense of self-efficacy which directly affects teachers’ self-development and teaching effect. The previous researches have shown that teachers with high self-efficacy probably will have a positive...
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Learning from the Landscape: Toward Socially Responsible Architectural Education

Vladan Djokic, Ana Nikezic, Nataša Jankovic
This article presents education strategies and results of the research conducted at the University in Belgrade – Faculty of Architecture in the period between 2009th and 2012th by Master’s degree students. The main scope of the research was on situating an architectural intervention in different landscapes....
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Shaping the Future of Undergraduate Environmental Science Education Innovation and Change From the Perspective of Ecological Civilization

Xiangping Li, Zongqiang Zhu, Yinian Zhu, Huili Liu
The College with environmental specialty is the main force in the construction of campus ecological civilization. As a leading indicator of future trends of ecological civilization, it should play a distinctive role and bear the historical pioneer responsibility for the environmental education under...
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Effects of Perceptual Learning Styles and Learning Strategies on College Students’ Spoken English Proficiency

Shenghua Chu
With the advancements of the studies of second language acquisition, learning styles have been put as the center of relevant studies. However, studies on the mechanism of how perceptual learning styles influence non-English major students’ spoken English proficiency have been unsubstantial, needing further...
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Research on Teaching and Organization Change in the Perspective of Creative Talents Cultivation

Yushu Shi, Yuhai Li, Jingtang Jia
College teaching and research organizations are university's fundamental part of the constituent elements, and they determine the strength and level of universities, show the body's health and vitality of universities and shoulder the task of cultivating innovative talents. After a long term of reform,...
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Elements Influencing Students’ Prejudice Towards Non-native English Teacher

Jie Fan
There have been instance of prejudice and discrimination against non-native teachers. This research is designed to test whether prejudice towards non-native English-speaking teachers still exist now. If so, which elements influence the students’ attitude towards the non-native English-speaking teachers...
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A Model for Pain Self-Management of Patients with Haemophilia: Peer Education

Hua Zhao, Yulin Guo, Airong Zhang, Ruihong Wu, Ruijuan Zhang, Linhua Yang, Zhi-Guang Duan
Hemophilia is a lifelong bleeding disorder with no cure. The pain, discomfort and risks that accompany hemophilia can be physically and emotionally stressful. Effective pain management is extremely important for improvement quality of life among patients with haemophi¬lia. While some observational studies...
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Study on the Problems and Countermeasures of Teaching Management in Colleges and Universities

Yuhai Li, Jingtang Jia, Yushu Shi
With the continuous development of our economic and social, the macro and micro environment of the higher education in China have undergone significant changes. The innovation of teaching management in colleges and universities has become an inevitable. There are two main defects of the system of teaching...
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An Empirical Study of the Tourism Management Undergraduates’ Learning Burnout

Jing Fu, Huiliang Yang
Purpose To study the learning burnout of the tourism management undergraduates. Method Take the “Learning Burnout Scale” established by Lian Rong ,etc. as the measure tool, choose Heibei University and Industrial and Commercial College of Hebei University’s Tourism Management undergraduates as subjects,...