An Analysis on Post Retirement Intention to work: An Empirical Study

Authors : Preeti Tarkar, Somesh Dhamija, Aruna Dhamija AbstractThis paper examines the predictability of job related factors on future prospects of retirees in terms of their intention to work after retirement. The research has been done in and around the northern region of India. Data for research has been collected through a structured questionnaire. The Read More …

Performance of acquirer in the manufacturing sector: Analysis of economic value added in different industries of the manufacturing sector in India

Authors : N. M. Leepsa, Chandra Sekhar Mishra AbstractAcquirers make M&A (Mergers and Acquisitions) deals with the objective of improvement of performance and wealth creation for the company, or shareholder value creation. However, in the past literature, the performance of companies after M&A is evaluated using traditional performance measures like Return on Assets (ROA), Return Read More …

EPF or NPS as a Retirement Solution: Evidence from Private Bank Employees of India

Abstract The objectives of the study are to document the various determinants of EPF and NPS as a retirement plan and to suggest strategies for their efficient management to optimise the returns. Based on websurvey, a sample size of 170 respondents, the empirical results have indicated that EPF lacks flexibility; NPS enjoys few benefits but Read More …

Volatility Modelling and Forecasting for NIFTY Stock Returns

Abstract In this paper, an attempt has been made to model the volatility of NIFTY index of National Stock Exchange (NSE) and forecast the NIFTY stock returns for short term by using daily data ranging from January-2000 to December-2014, which comprises 3,736 data points for the analysis by using Box-Jenkins or ARIMA model. The volatility Read More …

Measuring Service Quality in the Tourism Industry with Special Reference to Uttar Pradesh (India)

Abstract The present work aims to develop a scale for measuring Service Quality in the Tourism Industry with special reference to Uttar Pradesh with an aim to find out the dimensions of service quality. The study is based on primary data using a sample of 250 respondents (out of which 238 responses were fit to Read More …

Volatility patterns of stock returns in India

Abstract This paper analyzes the time variation in volatility in the Indian stock market during 2009 – 2014. Analysis has been done to examine if there has been an increase or a decrease in volatility persistence in the Indian stock market on account of the process of financial slowdown in India after the global crisis. Read More …

Attitude of college students towards advertisements in the indian context: An empirical analysis

Abstract College students represent an important segment of consumers. They have the capability of influencing purchasing decisions of near ones and establishing brand loyalties. The study aims to determine the attitude of students from diverse fields of education towards advertisements. Keeping the study ‘A Factor Analysis of College Student Attitudes toward Advertising’ by Larkin in Read More …