Editorial

Forecasting Challenges in India: The Case of Indian Parliamentary Elections Gurumurthy KalyanaramIndian national elections are here. India chooses members of parliament – Lok Sabha. And then the parliamentarians choose the Prime Minister. The process is similar to other parliamentary democracies. The Indian elections will be conducted in the months of April and May, and the Read More …

Editorial

Elements of Supply Chain Management in Pharmaceutical Industry We are delighted to present our January issues of NMIMS Management Review, and Economics and Public Policy Journals. The quality of the manuscripts and the editorial board speak for themselves. We are also introducing a brand new scholarly journal: NMIMS Engineering and Technology Review journal. The incredibly Read More …

Editorial – October 2018

The Negative Effects of Social Capital in Organizations: A Review and Extension by Gurumurthy Kalyanaram In this issue, we are reproducing the introductory section of an important research article, The Negative Effects of Social Capital in Organizations: A Review and Extension, by Pillai, Hodgkinson, Kalyanaram and Nair published in International Journal of Management Reviews (DOI:10.1111/ijmr.12085). Read More …

Editorial Gurumurthy Kalyanaram

What is the unknown and unpredictable parameter in the global economy today? More than anything, it is the tariffs and trade disputes. The United States’ economy has always challenged the conventional thinking, and it is doing so again. The US economy grew at about 2 percent in 2017. In the first quarter of this year, Read More …

The Negative Effects of Social Capital in Organizations: A Review and Extension by Gurumurthy Kalyanaram

Author Gurumurthy Kalyanaram In this issue, we are reproducing the introductory section of an important research article, The Negative Effects of Social Capital in Organizations: A Review and Extension, by Pillai, Hodgkinson, Kalyanaram and Nair published in International Journal of Management Reviews (DOI:10.1111/ijmr.12085). This manuscript offers many opportunities for further research and reflection. Accordingly, we Read More …

Editorial : Diversity in Higher Education

As an academic, I am interested in the role of diversity in educational institutions, corporate work place, non-profit organizations, and in public policy making. But, here, in this short essay, I want to focus on one important question: Should diversity be a consideration to admissions in colleges and universities? This question resonates all over the Read More …