Southern Business Review

Southern Business Review is a magazine focusing on Economics

Articles from Vol. 29, No. 1, Fall

An Examination of the Impact of Union Presence on Social Agendas
Are labor unions with broad social agendas effective in influencing government spending? This article examines the influence of social agendas on union strength by observing the relationship between union presence and government spending. More specifically,...
Procurement Auctions in E-Commerce
The development of the Internet has led to establishing a variety of electronic marketplaces or exchanges that facilitate business-to-business (B-to-B) transactions. These Internet-based marketplaces reduce transaction costs and increase market liquidity....
The Cost of Cancer in Southwest Georgia - 2001
Cancer is the second leading cause of death after cardiovascular disease in Georgia (ACS, 2001). Data from a tumor registry maintained at Phoebe Putney Memorial Hospital show that four cancers-lung, colon, breast, and prostate-are responsible for more...
Why Don't Students Major in Accounting?
In recent years numerous predictions have been made about the demise of the accounting profession. These scenarios normally mention declining accounting enrollments and accounting professionals bemoaning the skills of graduates. Professionals talk about...