Author:  Yuri Tricys  |  :  Mar 19, 2016  |  :   computer-science, data-firm, data-science, public-sector, research

The data revolution is impacting government in a number of ways. The foremost is known as ‘smart government’, which is a reference to the way governments manage the data they have and the way they make that management and the services that go with it ...

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Author:  Yuri Tricys  |  :  Mar 15, 2016  |  :   business, computer-science, data-firm, data-science, learning-center, research

Enhanced financial regulation typically comes with intended and unintended consequences. Directive 2004/39/EC, the Market for Financial Instruments Directive (MiFID), for example, successfully increased competition among financial instrument trading organizations in ...

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Author:  Yuri Tricys  |  :  Feb 12, 2016  |  :   business, computer-science, data-firm, data-science, law, research

Big data means billions if not trillions of observations recorded daily. Sophisticated data infrastructures and advanced algorithms reveal new insights into our fast changing world, but only for those massive organizations with the transaction frequency and the know how ...

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Author:  Yuri Tricys  |  :  Mar 28, 2013  |  :   academic, economics, finance, macroeconomics, research, trade

Abstract This report analyzes EU-wide public procurement markets and market segments through modelling of the EU’s Tenders Electronic Daily (TED) data, among other sources, as well as the critical legal elements of the emerging EU-wide public procurement regime. ...

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Author:  Yuri Tricys  |  :  Dec 7, 2012  |  :   academic, economics, finance, macroeconomics, research, trade

Abstract An analysis of procurement laws and statistics at the major levels of government across Canada. Data collection, wrangling, modelling, research, writing, and editing by Yuri Tricys, among others. Author and Director of research, Kurt Hubner. Download EU ...

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Author:  Yuri Tricys  |  :  Dec 5, 2011  |  :   academic, economics, research, statistics, trade

Abstract This paper analyzes the effects of trade liberalization on productivity at the sector level. This is done with a multivariable regression of relative gross labour productivity on sector trade, between the U.S. and Canada, relative to total trade, between Canada ...

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Author:  Yuri Tricys  |  :  Mar 15, 2011  |  :   academic, economics, macroeconomics, research, statistics, trade

Abstract This paper reviews arguments in academic literature for and against Lithuania’s pursuit of EMU accession. The results indicate Lithuania stands to gain in trade with ROW and with the EMU on completion of change-over to the Euro. Moreover, trade ...

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Author:  Yuri Tricys  |  :  Feb 26, 2011  |  :   academic, economics, finance, macroeconomics, research

Abstract This paper reviews academic arguments for and against fiscal policy alignment and increased transnational budgets in the EMU. It suggests credit market instruments are costlier than tax based transfers and the current system of structural funding is ...

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