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    Deli Yang, Mahmut Sonmez, Derek Bosworth & Gerald Fryxell (2009). Global Software Piracy: Searching for Further Explanations. [REVIEW] Journal of Business Ethics 87 (2):269 - 283.
    This paper identifies that Information and Communication Technology (ICT) has a negative effect on software piracy rates in addition to consolidating prior research that economic development and the cultural dimension of individualism also negatively affect piracy rates. Using data for 59 countries from 2000 to 2005, the findings show that economic well-being, individualism and technology development as measured by ICT expenditures explain between 70% and 82% of the variation in software piracy rates during this period. The research results provide important (...)
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    Mahmut Sonmez, Deli Yang & Gerald Fryxell (2013). Interactive Role of Consumer Discrimination and Branding Against Counterfeiting: A Study of Multinational Managers' Perception of Global Brands in China. [REVIEW] Journal of Business Ethics 115 (1):195-211.
    Prior research has examined consumer intentions to purchase fakes, branding strategies and anti-counterfeiting actions, but little attention seems to have been paid to the role of consumers’ ability to discern fakes and branding strategies against counterfeiting. This article, thus, based on a study of 128 multinational managers’ experience in China, examines these inter-relationships. As a result, we address how knowledgeable and experienced managers in branding, consumer consumption and anti-counterfeiting effort perceive consumers’ ability to discriminate fakes from originals interacts with branding (...)
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  3. Deli Yang, Mahmut Sonmez, Derek Bosworth & Gerald Fryxell (2009). Global Software Piracy: Searching for Further Explanations. Journal of Business Ethics 87 (2):269-283.
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