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 …

Editorial : New Strategic Opportunities for the United States in South Asia and Its Neighborhood Gurumurthy Kalyanaram

A version of this article appeared in Wilson Quarterly in Spring 2016. Please see the following link: https://wilsonquarterly.com/quarterly/the-post-obama-world/why-the-rise-ofsouth-asia-should-interest-the-u-s/ Editorial from Dr. Gurumurthy Kalyanaram A salient, but somewhat overlooked, element of the Obama presidency is the rise of new strategic opportunities for the United States in South Asia and its neighborhood, through the revival and strengthening Read More …

Editorial: Endogenous Modeling of Late Entry Penalties for Packaged Goods

(This editorial is abstracted verbatim from the following research manuscript: “ENDOGENOUS MODELING OF LATE ENTRY PENALTIES FOR PACKAGED GOODS by Gurumurthy Kalyanaram and Glen L. Urban, MIT Working Paper (WP #3412-92MSA).” The working paper can be obtained from Dr. Gurumurthy Kalyanaram. Introduction Numerous previous papers have documented the empirical relationship of early entry with market Read More …