Project Title: Holidays and Work days: Impact of Cross-Country Variations on International Business Activity

Faculty Sponsor: Yener Kandogen

Department: School of Management

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E-Mail: yener@umflint.edu

Project Description: There are quite a lot of variations in number of holidays, their duration and their dates across countries. This project will study its impact on international business activity.

Student Tasks & Responsibilities: Downloading and entering data into spreadsheets, and processing them to get them ready for analysis. Literature survey on similar projects published by others.

Minimum Student Qualifications: Proficiency in EXCEL, business major

Proposed Starting Date: 01/03/12

Proposed Ending Date: 12/20/13