2008

PUBLICATIONS 2008

Abdillah Noh and Makmor Tumin (2008). "Remaking public participation: the case of Singapore",Asian Social Science,Vol.4, No.7, July. Toronto: Canadian Center of Science and Education.

Chenayah, S. and Takeda, E., (2008). Exploitation Procedure based on Eigenvector Revisited: The Concept of Weighted Preference Flows in Multicriteria Outranking Analysis.

Cybernetics and Systems,39(01), pp. 61 - 78 Edmund Terence Gomez (2008), " Between Enterpreneurship and Ethnicity, The Edge (1 December 2008)

Emile Kok-Kheng Yeoh (ed.) (2008),Facets of a Transforming China: Resource, Trade and Equity,Kuala Lumpur: Institute of China Studies, University of Malaya.

Emile Kok-Kheng Yeoh and Joanne Hoi-Lee Loh (eds) (2008),China in the World: Contemporary Issues and Perspectives,Kuala Lumpur: Institute of China Studies, University of Malaya.

Emile Kok-Kheng Yeoh (2008), "Beyond Reductionism: State, Ethnicity and Public Policy in Plural Societies", in Nicholas Tarling and Edmund Terence Gomez (eds),The State, Development and Identity in Multi-Ethnic Societies: Ethnicity, Equity and the Nation,Oxford, London and New York: Routledge, pp. 57-96.

Emile Kok-Kheng Yeoh (2008), "Sino-Malaysian Trade Relations: Economic Prospects and Challenges", in Do Tien Sam, Hoang The Anh, Pham Ngoc Thach and Ha Thi Hong Van (eds),ASEAN-China Trade Relations: 15 Years of Development and Prospects,Hanoi: The Gioi Publishers (for the Centre for ASEAN and China Studies, Vietnamese Academy of Social Sciences), pp. 141-175.

Emile Kok-Kheng Yeoh (2008), "China's Transformation: A Multi-faceted Enigma", in Emile Kok-Kheng Yeoh (ed.),Facets of a Transforming China: Resource, Trade and Equity,Kuala Lumpur: Institute of China Studies, University of Malaya, pp. 3-35.

Emile Kok-Kheng Yeoh (2008), "Disparity in China: Poverty, Inequality and Interregional Imbalance", in Emile Kok-Kheng Yeoh (ed.),Facets of a Transforming China: Resource, Trade and Equity,Kuala Lumpur: Institute of China Studies, University of Malaya, pp. 149-205.

Emile Kok-Kheng Yeoh and Joanne Hoi-Lee Loh (2008), "China in the World: Facets of Development", in Emile Kok-Kheng Yeoh and Joanne Hoi-Lee Loh (eds),China in the World: Contemporary Issues and Perspectives,Kuala Lumpur: Institute of China Studies, University of Malaya, pp. 3-13.

Emile Kok-Kheng Yeoh (2008), "Poverty Reduction: The China Experience", in Emile Kok-Kheng Yeoh and Joanne Hoi-Lee Loh (eds), China in the World: Contemporary Issues and Perspectives, Kuala Lumpur: Institute of China Studies, University of Malaya, pp. 87-123.

Emile Kok-Kheng Yeoh (2008), "Requiem for a Dream: The Rise and Fall of a Communal Economic Revival Movement", in Emile Kok-Kheng Yeoh and Joanne Hoi-Lee Loh (eds),China in the World: Contemporary Issues and Perspectives,Kuala Lumpur: Institute of China Studies, University of Malaya, pp. 210-273.

Emile Kok-Kheng Yeoh and Kate Hannan (guest editors) (2008),The Copenhagen Journal of Asian Studies, Vol. 26, No. 2 (Special Issue: Transforming China),Asia Research Centre, Copenhagen Business School, Copenhagen. [Scopus-cited journal]

Emile Kok-Kheng Yeoh and Kate Hannan (2008), "Introduction: Transforming China",The Copenhagen Journal of Asian Studies,Vol. 26, No. 2. [Scopus-cited journal]

Emile Kok-Kheng Yeoh (2008), "China's Regional Policy, Poverty and the Ethnic Question",The Copenhagen Journal of Asian Studies,Vol. 26, No. 2, pp. 26-59. [Scopus-cited journal]

Evelyn Devadason (2008). "Producer-Driven versus Buyer-Driven Network Trade in Manufactures: Evidence from Malaysia,"International Review of Business Research Papers,4:1, pp.112-139.

Evelyn Devadason (2008). "China and India in World Trade: Are the Asia Giants a Threat to Malaysia?"Global Economic Review,37:4, pp.447-467.

Evelyn Devadason (2008). "China and India in World Merchandise Trade: A Comparative Analysis," in Emile Yeoh Kok-Kheng (ed.),Facets of a Transforming China: Resource, Trade and Equity,Institute of China Studies: Kuala Lumpur, pp.110-130.

Gurcharan, S., Munisamy, S. "A Cross Country Comparison of Banking Efficiency: Asia Pacific Banks" International Review of Business Research Papers, Vol. 4, No. 3, 2008, pg. 73-95.

Gurcharan, S., Munisamy, S. "Would its Past Reflect its Future Performance: Indian Banks?" Business Review Cambridge, Vol. 10, No. 2, 2008, pg. 229-236.

Goh Kim Leng and Hooy Chee Wooi (2008). "Bank Lending and Monetary Policy in Malaysia: Issues and Challenges" In Killian N. Betrowe (Ed.), Bank Lending, Banking and Financial Developments, Nova Science Publishers: New York.

Hooy Chee Wooi and Goh Kim Leng (2008). "Stock Market Integration across National Boundaries: Causes and Impediments", Capital Markets Review,
16:1, pp. 1-14.

Hooy, Chee Wooi and Goh Kim Leng (2008). "International Asset Pricing Models: The Case of ASEAN Stock Markets". International Journal of Banking and Finance, forthcoming.

Idris Jajri and Rahmah Ismail, "Source of Output Growth in Small and Medium Scale Enterprises in Malaysia",Asian Profile,Vol. 36(2), April 2008, pp149 - 162.

Idris Jajri, "Contribution of Technical Change to Output Growth in Small and Medium Scale Industries: Evidence from Malaysia",Global Economy and Finance Journal,Vol:1, No 1, March 2008, pp 56 -65.

Loke Wai Heng [with Mahani Zainal Abidin] (2008), 'Revealed comparative advantage of Malaysian exports: the case for changing export composition', in Asian Economic Papers, vol 7, no.3 (MIT Press).

Mario A. Ruiz Estrada and Donghyun Park (2008). "Korean Unification: How Painful and How Costly?", Journal of Policy Modeling, Volume 30, Issue 1, pp. 87-100.

Mario A. Ruiz Estrada, Su Fei Yap and Shyamala Nagaraj (2008) "Beyond the Ceteris Paribus Assumption: Modeling Demand and Supply Assuming Omnia Mobilis", International Journal of Economic Research, Vol. 5, No.2, pp. 59-68.

Mario A. Ruiz Estrada (2008). "Is the market in a dynamic imbalanced state?", International Journal of Economic Research, Vol. 5, No.2, pp. 35-46.

Mario A. Ruiz Estrada (2008). "Demand & Supply Surfaces", Malaysian Journal of Economic Studies, Vol. 45, Issue 2.

Makmor Tumin and Law Yew Fong (2008). "Kumpulan kelas menengah, rasionaliti komunikatif dan masyarakat sivil di Malaysia".Jurnal Ilmu dan Budaya,Vol.28, No. 11, April. Jakarta: Universitas Nasional.

Mario Ruiz Estrada, Yap Su Fei and Shyamala Nagaraj 2008. Beyond the Ceteris Paribus assumption: Modelling demand and supply assumingomnia mobilis, International Journal of Economic Research,Vol. 5, No. 2: 59-68

Shyamala Nagaraj, Tey Nai Peng, Ng Chiu Wan, Balambigai Balakrishnan 2008. Ethnic dimensions of gender differentials in mortality in Malaysia.Journal of Population Research,Vol. 25, No. 2: 87-110.

Munisamy, S. & Abdul Talib, M. "Benchmarking The Efficiency of Malaysian Public Universities Via Data Envelopment Analysis with Nondiscretionary Factors" Journal of Business and Policy Research, Vol. 4, No. 1, 2008, pg. 63-74.

Munisamy, S. & Lee, K.H." An AHP-Based Mutual Fund Portfolio Selection Model". Business Review Cambridge, Vol. 10, No. 2, 2008, pg. 221-228.

Noor Azina Ismail (2008). "Effects of Teachers and Schools on Mathematics Achievements". In Problems of Education in the 21st Century: Recent Issues in Education; 6(6): 103 - 112. International Scientific Collection. Indexed in EBSCO and COPERNICUS. ISSN: 1822-7864.

Noor Azina Ismail & Halimah Awang (2008). "Differentials in Mathematics Achievement Among Year Eight Students in Malaysia", International Journal of Science and Mathematics Education, 6: 559 - 571. Springer[Indexed in SCOPUS]

Noor Azina Ismail & Halimah Awang. "Assessing the effects of background of students, educational resources and attitude and motivation on mathematics performance". In Problems of Education in the 21st Century. International Scientific Collection. Indexed in EBSCO and COPERNICUS. ISSN: 1822-7864. [Accepted for publication]

Noor Azina Ismail & Halimah Awang. "Mathematics achievement among Malaysian students: What can they learn from Singapore?" International Education Studies, Vol 2 No 1. [Accepted for publication]

Noor Azina Ismail. "Understanding the Gap in Mathematics Achievement of Malaysian Students". Journal of Educational Research. Accepted for Publication. [Indexed in THOMPSON ISI & SCOPUS]

Ng Sor Tho (2008). "Aktiviti Warga Emas", paper presented at the Bengkel Wanita, Persaraan dan Penuaan: Polisi, Rancangan dan Program, Petaling Jaya, 17-18 April 2008.

Ng Sor Tho (2008). "Factors Affecting Daily Activity Participation of Older Persons", paper presented at the National Conference on Ageing 2008, Sepang, 4-5 Nov 2008.

Tanada Hirofumi, Ng Sor Tho, Sia Bik Kai & Okai Hirofumi (2008). "Network Society of Islam and Its Modernization in Japan: A Case Study on ALEPS Members", paper presented at the Workshop on Information Telecommunication Technology and Muslim Society in Malaysia and Japan, University of Malaya, 28 & 29 August 2008.

Pazim @ Fadzim Othman dan Khairul Hanim Pazim @ Fadzim Othman (2008). Pembangunan Pertanian dan Luar Bandar. Dalam Asan Ali Golan Hassan (ed.), Pembangunan Wilayah dan Alam Sekitar: Cabaran dalam Merealisasikan Rancangan Malaysia Kesembilan, Sintok, Kedah: Penerbit Universiti Utara Malaysia, 271-300.

Raja Noriza Raja Ariffin (2008), " The Implementation of Urban Transport Policy in the Klang Valley", International Journal of Interdisciplinary Social Sciences, Volume 3, Issue 4, pp.37-44.

Ruiz-Estrada, Mario Arturo, Su-Fei Yap and Shymala Nagaraj ( 2008 ), " Beyond the Ceteris Paribus Assumption: Modeling Demand and Supply Assuming Omnia Mobilis", International Journal of Economics Research, Vol.5, No.2,pp 59-68 (SCORPUS)

Ahmad Asad Mahmoud & Radiah Abdul Kader (2008). Measuring the Economic Performance of Islamic Bank in Palestine,Journal of Islam in AsiaVol.2 December 2008 IIUM: Kuala Lumpur.

Yap Kok Leong & Radiah Abdul Kader (2008). The Impact of Interest Rate Changes on the Performance of Islamic and Conventional Banks, Malaysian Journal of Economic Studies Vol 45, No.2 University of Malaya: Kuala Lumpur .

Sabitha M. & Siti Alida J.A. (2008). Overcoming Human Barrier as a Measure towards Improved Knowledge Management, International Business Management Journal 4 (19),148-160

Sabitha, M (2008). Misbehaviors at Present and Future Workplace: Isuses and Challengers for Public Sector Management, Jurnal Psikologi Perkhidmatan Awam, Jun (3), 111-131.

Sabitha, M. et al., (2008). Pentadbiran dan Amalan Kerja Sosial, Kuala Lumpur: Dewan Bahasa dan Pustaka .

Sabitha, M ( 2008). Mencari keseimbangan antara Kerjaya dan Keluarga, Majalah P & Q, Perbadanan Produktiviti Malaysia, ms 8-14.

Z. Aziz and NP Tey, 2008 "Herbal medicines: Prevalence and predictors of use among Malaysian adults", Journal of Complementary Medicine, published by Elsevier., June 2008.