JOURNAL OF SOCIAL SCIENCE RESEARCH An open access, scholarly, online, peer-reviewed, monthly, fully refereed International journal. en-US <p><a title="Copyright Notice" href="" target="_blank">Copyright Notice</a></p> (Chief Editor) (Editorial Support Team) Wed, 27 Dec 2017 05:02:33 +0000 OJS 60 Impact Of Short Selling In Financial Markets <p style="text-align: justify;">With the financial crisis gripping the stock market worldwide in the last few months of 2008, there have been widespread criticisms on the process of short selling. The opponents have questioned the existence of short selling and argued about the foul play of the short selling. Following such widespread campaigning, in order to boost the investors confidence short selling was either or restricted in most of the Western markets and in the Anglo-Saxon countries. Nevertheless, the financial experts and economists were divided in the opinion of anning short selling. Many argued that such ban will affect the market efficiency and disturb the market from operating freely and fairly. Hence the current research is about the impacts or the effects the ban on short selling have on the financial markets, especially the capital markets. This study focuses on finding such effects in a neutralised approach and free from bias to any side.</p> <p style="text-align: justify;">The research is compiled in such a way that, the literature review was conducted with an aim of uncovering the loop holes and functioning of short selling experts. Accordingly, the findings of the literature review are in the form of a list of key characteristics short selling possess which increases the efficiency of the system. These key characteristics are evaluated based on the stock price variations in the LSE. The conclusions are drawn based on the findings on the literature review and the analysis done on the stock price movements, crude oil price variation and a survey on the perception of short selling. Based on the findings, a set of&nbsp; commendations are made which will help in the further understanding of the short selling.</p> Neha Sharma ##submission.copyrightStatement## Tue, 12 Dec 2017 12:15:05 +0000 Analysis According To Time And Forms Of Goals In The 2016 UEFA European Football Federation Championship <p>The aim of this study is to analyze the time, form and how the 108 goals scored and defeated according to the outbreak of 51 games played in the 2016 UEFA European Football Championship. The data of the study were obtained from Prozone brand performance and match analysis program<strong>.</strong> In the study, the team can not qualify of the group (n:8) and qualify of the group (n:16); the total number of goals scored, the time of goals, the formation of the goals, and the technique of the strokes used. The Independent Samples T-Test was applied to examine the difference between the groups in the SPSS 20.0 program (p&lt;0.05). According to the average of goals per game meaningfulness was observed (p&lt;0,001) there was a significant difference between the teams that qualified of the group (1.22±0.41) and those who did not (0.46±0.27). The time zones in the scored and conceded goals of the team qualified of the group and those who did not, significant differences were observed between groups at 0-15, 30-45, 45-60 min&nbsp; in scored goals (p&lt;0.05), no significant difference was found other time periods. In the competition it was determined that most goals were between 75-90 min (1.50±1.26). While the significance of the goals scored from the left and the right sides among the groups was determined (p&lt;0.05), it was not found goal from the middle (p&lt;0.05).</p> <p>Both in the penalty area and the penalty area outside goals, teams quaified of group were found to have more goals. According to results, in addition to increasing the tactical richness in the offensive area, the national teams and trainers must also prepare the team by analyzing the previous champions well so that the national teams can reach more goals in the championship.</p> Abdurrahim Kaplan, Özgür Bostancı, M.Hakan Mayda, Arif Satıcı, Levent Ceylan, Ömer Faruk Yazıcı ##submission.copyrightStatement## Thu, 28 Dec 2017 16:32:08 +0000