Emotional intelligence – the moderator of leadership styles and performance

Abstract By applying emotional intelligence (EI), a manager can make a positive impact on the performance of the organization. The leader or manager should understand EI and the need of the employees. The objective of the study is to predict whether the leadership style and emotional intelligence assists in predicting the performance of an organization. Read More …

Impact of Empowering Leadership and Trust on Attitude towards Technology Adoption

Abstract Organizations are adopting the Enterprise Resource Planning system for better resource management and for availability of centralised information for the purpose of taking strategic decisions. For gaining competitive advantage, it is important that the ERP system is accepted and fully utilised by the users displaying positive attitude and showing least resistance. There are numerous Read More …

Market Reaction to Stock Splits in Large and Liquid Stocks: Evidence from the Indian Stock Market

Abstract This study investigates market reaction to stock splits using the standard event study methodology. The study uses stock splits in large and liquid stocks in the Indian markets during the years 2001 to 2012. According to a semi-strong form of efficient market hypothesis, any information content associated with corporate announcements must be reflected fully Read More …

Implications of Corporate Governance framework during the Credit Crisis on 3 banks

Abstract Financial organizations are extremely critical for a stable economy. Through efficient mobilization and allocation of funds, they lower the cost of capital to firms, boost capital formation, and stimulate productivity growth. The credit crisis revealed the fragility of corporate governance and management within several reputed financial organizations. We discuss the cases of corporate failures Read More …

Changes in Supply of and Demand for Crude Oil: Implications for Oil Price

Abstract The rise in oil prices since the end of the 2007-09 recession has surprised many analysts given the sluggish rate of economic growth in advanced economies. This highlights the changes occurring in the global oil market. This study examines trends in the supply of and demand for crude oil and how they can influence Read More …