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Does the digital economy promote industrial green transformation? Evidence from spatial Durbin model
by Mingyue Du  and  Siyu Ren
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The digital economy based on digital technology is an important force for high-quality economic growth and industrial transformation, and has great potential for value creation. Based on the data of 30 provinces in China from 2007 to 2017, this paper uses entropy method to calculate the industrial green transformation (IGT), and empirically analyzes the impact of Digital econom [...] Read more

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How does digital finance affect industrial transformation?
by Rinat Zhanbayev  and  Wenchao Bu
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With the continuous advancement of technological revolution and industrial transformation, digital finance supported by big data and artificial intelligence has become an important engine for promoting carbon neutrality. We measured the industrial structure transformation index (ISU) of 30 provinces in China, and discussed the spatial spillover effect and transmission mechanism [...] Read more

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Digital economy, entrepreneurial activity, and common prosperity: Evidence from China
by Tongtong Zhao , Fangyi Jiao  and  Zhongwei Wang
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Based on the provincial panel data of China from 2011 to 2019 for a total of 9 years, this paper uses the entropy method to construct a comprehensive measure of the digital economy and common prosperity. We theoretically analyzed the impact mechanism of the digital economy on common prosperity using the econometric model. The study found that the digital economy can significant [...] Read more

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How does financial development environment affect regional innovation capabilities? New perspectives from digital finance and institutional quality
by Feiling Lu
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Based on China's 30 provincial panel data from 2006 to 2018, this paper uses the spatial Durbin model to empirically study the influence path and transmission mechanism of financial development on regional technological innovation, and introduce digital finance environment, marketization degree, and government environmental management as an adjustment variable to verify its reg [...] Read more

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Tax effect of digital economy development in China: The policy effect and transmission mechanism
by Jun Mao , Jianmin Liu  and  Zhiyuan Liu
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The development of digital economy is becoming an important path to promote the kinetic energy of China's tax revenue development. Based on the panel data from 2011 to 2018, this paper uses Gini coefficient to analyze the regional differences of China's digital economy, and uses fixed effect model, spatial Durbin model, multi-period double difference model and other empirical m [...] Read more

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Internal controls and corporate technological innovation: Empirical evidence from Chinese listed companies
by Nannan Wang  and  Dengfeng Cui
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As the underlying institutional design for enterprise risk management, it is important to study whether and how internal control affects enterprise technological innovation in the current context of increased economic policy uncertainty. Based on the principal-agent theory and information asymmetry theory, this paper explores the impact of internal control on corporate technolo [...] Read more

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Do policy coordination dynamics matter? A quantitative analysis perspective on China's scientific and technological policy evolution
by Yu Yang  and  Nur Ajrun Khalid
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Even though policy coordination is one of the oldest challenges that governments have to confront, as problems evolve and "New Public Management" concepts emerge, it has become even more essential. The current literature on policy coordination among government agencies, however, shows little regarding the way coordination is managed under centralized political systems. This stu [...] Read more

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The role of financial drivers on regional economic resilience: Does information technology level matter?
by Xiaoli Hao  and  Junhong Qu
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Economic globalization has intensified economic volatility around the world, and the importance of economic resilience has become increasingly prominent in the face of rising uncertainty due to frequent domestic and foreign shocks. Based on provincial panel data in China from 2008-2019, a comprehensive indicator system is constructed to measure regional economic resilience (RER [...] Read more

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Rethinking Education in the Age of AI: The Importance of Developing Durable Skills in the Industry 4.0
by James Hutson  and  Jason Ceballos
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This article discusses the pressing need to integrate artificial intelligence (AI) into education to facilitate customizable, individualized, and on-demand learning pathways. At the same time, while AI has the potential to expand the learner base and improve learning outcomes, the development of NACE Competencies and durable skills – communication, critical thinking, crea [...] Read more

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Nexus between information technology and economic growth: new insights from India
by Asif Raihan
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The objective of this research is to investigate, using time series data ranging from 1992 to 2021, the effects of information and communication technologies (ICTs) and foreign direct investment (FDI) on economic growth (GDP) in India. The stationarity of the data was examined by employing unit root tests, and an autoregressive distributed lag (ARDL) technique was used to inves [...] Read more

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Tech-driven transformation: Investigating digitalization dynamics across varying firm sizes
by Eleonora Santos
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The dynamic patterns of technology adoption among firms clustered by size are investigated to assess the implications arising from the digital divide. Using data from the “Survey on the Use of Information and Communication Technologies in Enterprises (IUTICE)" dataset for 2003-2022, provided by the Portuguese Institute of Statistics, the research centers on three key vari [...] Read more

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Digital Transformation in the New Zealand Retail Banking Sector: Challenges and Opportunities for Elderly Customers
by Indrapriya Kularatne
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This research focuses on the digital transformation of retail banking in New Zealand, focusing on the challenges and opportunities elderly customers face. The banking industry is undergoing unprecedented change as technology evolves and customer needs change. However, elderly customers face physical and security challenges associated with digital transformation and lower accept [...] Read more

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Impact of third-party online payment systems on trade, export, import, and internet retailing
by Isaac Appiah-Otoo , Xudong Chen , Na Song  and  Camara Kwasi Obeng
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This study estimates the impact of third-party online payment systems on trade, export, import, and Internet retailing in China. Also, the study examines the financial development mechanism via which third-party payment affects trade, export, import, and Internet retailing in China. By employing a sample of 31 provinces in China covering 2011 to 2018, the findings indicate that [...] Read more

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Pseudocode and Algorithms for Computer Simulations of Democratically Planned Economies
by Mitchell Szczepanczyk
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The claim that “there is no third way” besides the economic models of capitalism and communism has faced a challenge from a new and growing body of research into a “third way” economic paradigm known as democratic planning. In this paper, we explore one of these democratic planning models–Robin Hahnel and Michael Albert’s model of a participa [...] Read more

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From E-commerce to V-commerce: Understanding the Impact of Virtual Reality and Metaverse on Economic Activities
by Robertas Damaševičius
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This paper explores the transformative journey from traditional e-commerce to the emerging realm of virtual commerce (v-commerce) within the metaverse, a collective virtual shared space created by the convergence of virtually enhanced physical reality and physically persistent virtual reality. The metaverse, with its immersive and interactive capabilities, is reshaping the land [...] Read more

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Modern cloud technologies for business and industry: opportunities and trends for Russian & Global markets
by Igor Vladimirov , Alexander Vicentiy  and  Oleg Gavrilov
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Cloud computing is one of the fastest growing domains of the IT industry, however, the growth rates for each of the models on a global and local (Russian) scale have not been generalized, despite the obvious value of such analysis. Modern business and industry in Russia is going through another period of instability and at the same time is forced to follow the trend of digitali [...] Read more

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Online consumers build trust with online merchants through real-time interaction function
by Lifu Li
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Given the rapid development of live streaming commerce in China, this study focuses on the interactivity and sociability of live streaming shopping activities and explores online consumers’ real-time interaction intentions and trust-building behaviours with online merchants. To discover the real-time interaction between online consumers and online merchants, this study bu [...] Read more

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Digital economy drives the transformation and upgrading of manufacturing industry in Hebei Province
by Shi Yin , Jianfang Li , Jiayi Yin  and  Tahir Mahmood
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In the context of digital economy, Hebei Province, as an important province in central China, has a huge manufacturing base and potential, and the development of digital economy has driven the transformation and upgrading of manufacturing industry to a certain extent. In order to better play the driving role of digital economy in the transformation and upgrading of manufacturin [...] Read more

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Different perspectives on open data in agriculture: a case study on olive oil
by Antonia Ferrer Sapena , Ezgi Erdogan , Eduardo Jiménez Fernández , Elena Sánchez Arnau , Enrique A. Sanchez Perez  and  Christian Vidal Cabo
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Achieving food security through improved agricultural technology is one of the greatest challenges of our time. Indeed, it is one of the elements explicitly mentioned in the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). One factor that can lead to improved production and distribution systems is the availability of data of all kinds on the sector. In this paper we study what is happenin [...] Read more

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Innovation under environmental constraints: Does corporate environmental responsibility matter in green innovation?
by Haitao Wu , Shiyao Xia , Xiaofei Long , Jingyan Chen , Chenzejia Li  and  Yu Hao
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When human civilization is thriving to the rapid economic and social development, the deteriorating ecological environment has also pressured the society to put environmental protection issues on the agenda future development. Therefore, green innovation is not merely a requirement for a corporate’s long-term development but the basics of sustainable development of human [...] Read more