Rankings and global knowledge governance: higher education, innovation and competitiveness



Ranking using PROMETHEE when weights and thresholds are imprecise: A data envelopment analysis approach
Karasakal, Esra; Karasakal, Orhan (2021-08-01)
Multicriteria decision making (MCDM) provides tools for the decision makers (DM) to solve complex problems with multiple conflicting criteria. Scalarization of criteria values requires using weights for criteria. Determining weights creates controversy as they are influential on the final ranking and challenges the DM as they are hard to elicit. PROMETHEE method is widely used in MCDM for ranking the alternatives and appropriate in situations when there is limited information on the preference structure of ...
Ranking in young tennis players-a study to determine possible correlates
Söğüt, Mustafa; Kaya, Omer Baris; Altunsoy, Kuebra (2019-09-01)
The purpose of this study was to examine the associations of physical, functional, experiential, and training-related characteristics with ranking in a cohort of competitive U12 tennis players. A total of 119 (boys= 68, girls= 51) nationally ranked Turkish players aged 9.6-12.3 years (10.9 +/- 0.7) were measured on stature, sitting height, body mass, skinfolds, grip strength, and agility. Age at peak height velocity (APHV), percentage of predicted adult stature (PAS%), body mass index (BMI), body fat percen...
Evaluation indicators for selection of sustainable building materials
Canarslan, Özgecan; Elias Özkan, Soofia Tahira; Department of Building Science in Architecture (2007)
Environmental issues have gained importance due to global environmental threat, such as depletion of energy resources and the impacts of climate change. The building sector is responsible for almost half of the impacts on the environment. Hence, this study focuses on the importance of environmental impacts of building materials. In this regard, firstly, sustainability indicators for building materials were determined and the environmental impacts of selected building materials were studied. Then, the evalua...
Assessment of Cloud Services: An Economic Perspective
Sezgin, Emre (2016-07-21)
There is an increasing demand to cloud services in the market. In terms of cost and benefit, it is obvious that cloud services lowered investment cost and fixed cost for businesses. Thus, an economic perspective towards cloud services is required for strategic decisions. In this paper, a preliminary evaluation of cloud services was presented, and the common economic issues were identified. Regarding to these issues, the latency was addressed from the economic perspective, and a testing environment was creat...
Total quality management in higher education: The case of Middle East Technical University
Yalabık, Barış; Yağız, Ömer; Department of Management (1999)
Citation Formats
B. Kulakoğlu, “Rankings and global knowledge governance: higher education, innovation and competitiveness,” EDUCATIONAL REVIEW, pp. 0–0, 2022, Accessed: 00, 2022. [Online]. Available: https://hdl.handle.net/11511/97127.