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312171951 Enterprise 2.0 in organization design: a case study of IT-enabled organization disruption model.  
Organizations have long recognized the importance of social capital and aggressively looked for ways to upgrade and identify the business value embedded in their organizations. With the world-wide...
312171950 The effect of carbon tax on the economy of Australia.  
This paper aims to look at the carbon tax to be implemented in Australia in July 2012. A comparison is made between the carbon tax and emission trading scheme and an evaluation is made as to which...
312171949 Human intelligence and competitive advantage.  
This paper attempts to integrate current theories on human intelligence and organizational development in order to draw conclusions on how to increase firm value. Many studies have argued in favor...
312171948 Empirical analyses of the "Dogs of the Dow" strategy: Hong Kong evidence.  
In this study, we apply the Dogs of the Dow investment strategy to the Hong Kong stock market and analyze its performance on the basis of 2001-2011 data. The simulation results show that on...
312171947 Impact of telecommuting on organization productivity.  
The task of acquiring, developing, motivating, and maintaining a high quality workforce in coming years will present management with unparalleled human resource challenges. As managers grapple...
312171946 An empirical study of the relationship between organizational climate and organizational citizenship behavior.  
This study aims to empirically test the relationship between organizational climate and organizational citizenship behavior. 139 respondents successfully completed a valid, reliable questionnaire...
312171945 The changing importance of Guanxi in relational marketing in China: insights from Chinese traditional culture context.  
As more and more foreigners turn their eyes on the rapid development of China, more emphasis has been put on the Chinese business relationships. Many scholars home and abroad point out that...
312171944 Conceptual discussion of group diversity, trust and performance.  
Studies on the relationship between group diversity and work performance outcomes continue to show mixed results. It has been suggested that the extent of trust between members of the workgroup is...
312171943 Managing customer hedonism: a case of luxury hotels.  
This paper seeks to understand customer hedonism in luxury hotels. More specifically, this paper investigates for the attributes that creates customer hedonism and the effects of customer hedonism...
312171942 Identifying key project management soft competencies at a telecommunication company.  
Many companies from different industries and sectors have to face with Research and Development projects. The projects I have examined are dealing with R&D in IT and telecommunication sector....
312171941 Adoption of International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS) in the Russian banking system: where we stand now.  
This study reviews the stages of the adoption of International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS) in Russia in general, and in the banking sector, in particular. Russia is one of the most...
312171940 Ensuring environmental performance by means of environmental management systems.  
Although environmental management systems are currently voluntary, as a result of supplied benefits organizational and managerial efficiency, continuous monitoring and conformity--they have...
312171939 Client satisfaction in Hong Kong.  
The Macquarie Graduate School of Management (MGSM) is one of the leading management schools in the Asia Pacific region and is now in its 43d year of operation. As well as being an onshore provider...
312171938 Best practice in design and evaluation of web sites.  
The concept started as a class project in an Upper Division Management Information Systems course. With input and refinement from many sources an effective tool for design and evaluation of web...
312171937 Influence factors of industrial confidence indicator for Romania and other states members of EU.  
In this paper we aim to test the hypothesis according to which there is a strong correlation between the confidence indicator in industry and the reference series represented by the...
312171936 Biggest corporate failures, the underlying agency problem, and the corporate governance measures.  
Based on our study of the biggest corporate failures in history from Barings Bank to General Motors we contend that despite the seemingly varied reasons suggested by the media the underlying cause...
312171935 Social entrepreneurship: the role of HRM in youth employment.  
With the continuous rise of youth issues (Riley, 1999), it is vital that we learn how to improve this in surrounding communities. The focus of social entrepreneurship (SE) is on finding innovative...
312171934 Sustainability for centuries: monastic governance of Austrian Benedictine abbeys.  
This paper expands an inital empirical study of Inauen and Frey of 2008 on the lifespan and reasons for dissolution of all Benedictine abbeys that have ever existed in selected German-speaking...
312171933 The organizational marriage metaphor: mergers and acquisitions.  
In the challenge for survival of the fittest, organizations must evolve, adapt, and defend their niches in the habitat or wither and die. In some cases, organizations attempt to expand and defend...
312171932 Implicit bias and appearance discrimination in the workplace.  
This paper explores appearance-based discrimination in employment settings. A major challenge employers face is the evolving nature of discrimination. While Title VII has helped reduce overt...
312171931 High school students and adults differ regarding personality trait perceptions of business occupation members.  
Information about differences in perceptions of occupational stereotypes between older and younger adults should be useful when helping students choose among possible careers. This study...
312171930 Networking, marketing activities, and firm performance: a survey of Thai construction firms.  
This paper examines the relationships between networking, the extent to which firms adapt their marketing activities and firm performance. Regression analyses of a sample of 112 construction...
312171929 Interaction amongst Equity, Forex and Bond markets: evidence from Singapore.  
This study attempts to find out interaction amongst different financial markets of Singapore, viz. Equity, Forex and Bond markets. This study also attempts to investigate the interaction of said...
312171928 An application of AHP: case of BEE-NABL accredited check testing laboratories under standards and labeling program in India.  
India first adopted minimum energy performance standards (MEPS) in the year 2006. Today, there are standards for a wide range of domestic, commercial and selected industrial products. Concerning...
312171927 Firm-bank relationships and bank selection criteria: empirical evidence from Austrian and German companies.  
Drawing on a survey of Austrian and German nonfinancial companies, the number and kind of bank relationships as well as the criteria and reasoning that motivate corporate customers to do business...
312171926 A welcome note from the managing editors.  
294195629 Empowering leadership and knowledge sharing: moderating role of employee's exchange ideology.  
Employee's knowledge sharing behavior is the crucial means through which organizations can exploit and capitalize on knowledge-based resources. Recognizing this, we investigated the relationship...
294195628 The state of society and economy, problems, quality life of migrant workers in seafood export processing industries in Thailand.  
Nowadays, there has been an increasing number of migrant workers from neighboring countries who look forwork in Thailand. Southern Thailand is a region with a very well-equipped for the...
294195627 Structure, conduct and performance of tea marketing in Nandi North CountY, Kenya.  
Following market liberalization, the tea marketing has been complicated by unpredictable market channels. Limited decision making and ownership by smallholders on the processing, marketing and...
294195626 Business ethical decision making in Central Asia: preliminary evidence from Kazakhstan.  
Analysis of responses from 71 undergraduate and MBA students at a modern business school in Almaty, Kazakhstan, suggests the possibility that main conceptual categories of philosophies and...
294195625 Solving multi objective facility layout problem: modified simulated annealing based approach.  
In this paper a modified simulated annealing (SA) based approach is presented for solving multi objective facility layout problem. It can incorporate more than two objectives that may be...
294195624 Management: an epistemology of the term.  
This paper carries forward the lead author's exploration into origin and varied meanings of the term management. It is guided by a unification of the historical interpretations of the term and...
294195623 The effects of International Financial Reporting Standard (IFRS) 3 disclosure index on liquidity ratios.  
This study focused on how compliance with International Financial Reporting Standards 3 - Accounting for Business Combination is related with and has a significant effect on the liquidity ratios...
294195622 'Best practice' or 'best fit': transferring management knowledge in international consulting assignments.  
Management consulting has become as an international profession and consultants render their services to the global clients in a fashionable way. But, cross-cultural gap could jeopardize the...
294195621 Higher education, employability and the worldwide economic crisis.  
Higher education is increasingly being tasked with developing graduate employability skills. A key part of this rhetoric and logic is the inculcation of graduate attributes within students. This...
294195620 Islamic finance: a parallel financial system.  
The world has seen a growing interest in Islamic finance over the past thirty years; however, many students of traditional "Western" finance seem to have had little exposure to the ideas and...
294195619 Chinese consumer attitudes toward automobile country of origin.  
China is the world's largest producerand consumerof automobiles today, yet Chinese consumer behavior in this market has not been adequately studied. This study investigates the importance...
294195618 The study of relationship between percived organizational support and performance of personnel at Rajamangala University of Technology Isan.  
This research focuses on linkages between perceived organizational support and in-role performance of personnel at Rajamangala University of Technology Isan, Nakhon Rajasima, Thailand through...
294195617 Management accounting systems and institutionalization in medium-sized and large family businesses--empirical evidence from Germany and Austria.  
This article examines differences between family and non-family businesses with regard to the manifestation of management accounting systems and addresses the question of whether business size or...
294195616 An organizational treatise on the Golden Age of Piracy and its virtual implications.  
The aim of this studv is anatyzing the Golden Age of Piracv and examining its characteristics in order to gain a deeper understanding of organizational reality regarding todav's virtual world. In...
294195615 Why did the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA) fail--or did it?  
The United States Congress approved the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA) on February 13, 2009. U.S. President Barack Obama signed the bill into law on February 17, 2009. ARRA was...
294195614 Portfolio management in the Italian mutual fund industry: an interview survey.  
This research aims to expand the existing literature on asset management highlighting the impact of strategic choices, made at the firm level, on portfolio management. The analysis is based on...
294195613 A welcome note from the managing editors.  
293812527 The relationship between power asymmetry and strategic fit in supply chain operations.  
Strategic fit is pursued by companies that seek better performance. While supply chain management becomes popular in corporations, it will be beneficial for firms to learn whether or not fit in...
293812526 Relevancy of simple estate planning concepts for college students: from a teacher and student perspective.  
Estate planning concepts and tools are very important in the financial and emotional lives of persons who hope to provide financial stability and reduce worries for their families. Every person...
293812525 Applying distributed leadership theory in communities of practice: the case of the united nations.  
Communities of Practice (CoPs) have become more popular during the last two decades. While there is an extensive literature on the usefulness, construction, and utilization of CoPs, we know less...
293812524 Moving forward with strategic alliance research: a managerial-level approach.  
Strategic alliances have traditionally been examined from the lenses of economics and strategy, however at a managerial level, psycho-sociological factors intervene in how managers conceive and...
293812523 A validation result of an empirical research study in measuring team performance under the determine of behavior.  
The economy and large organizations still facing dramatic changes based on the worldwide financial crisis and thus Behavioral Economics is becoming more and more a part of daily business in large...
293812522 "Help-self" versus "help-others": the effect of consumption context on health decisions.  
This research examines the effect of consumption context (private versus public) on an individual's resource allocation decision between "help-self and "help-others" health activities. The results...
293812521 Relation between tax evasion and Hofstede's model.  
This study builds on the work of Tsakumis et al. [Tsakumis, G. T., Curatola, A. P,. & Por-cano, T. M. (2007). The relation between national cultural dimensions and tax evasion. Journal of...

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