Editorial

The extant research has established that there is a pioneering market share advantage when the product category is successful, and under certain other conditions. This finding has been found across many product categories. Applying this database of empirical knowledge, the paper addresses the following two important research questions. These research questions have substantial impact on Read More …

Data Envelopment Analysis – Is BCC model better than CCR model? Case of Indian Life Insurance companies

In management practice, mathematical programming is used to evaluate the various alternatives and then choose the best option. This mathematical programming is effective as a planning tool. In the case of efficiency analysis using DEA, post facto evaluations are made and therefore, DEA is more of a monitoring and controlling tool rather than a planning Read More …

Impact of fear of “Victimization” on online shopping among Millennials

Online shopping is increasing with the use of smart phones, which makes shopping more convenient and instant. Online shopping has become increasingly popular as a result of various shopping apps available on online stores such as Google Playstore and Apple Appstore. These apps are easy to use and allow users to search, explore and purchase Read More …

A New Model for Training Evaluation in The Banking Industry

Training is an organized procedure through which knowledge and skills for a definite purpose are imparted to employees in an organization (Beach, 1985). Training is just one (but expensive) solution to organizational and individual performance problems. Hence, questioning the effectiveness of this solution is inevitable. In this perspective, the 4-level model (Kirkpatrick, 1959) is widely Read More …

Editorial

Fifth Generation (5G) Networks, Emerging New Global Economic and Market Order, and Huawei by Gurumurthy Kalyanaram As now widely recognized, fifth generation (5G) networks are critical to the infrastructure. 5G network represents a new generation network able to transmit data with a speed higher than 1 gigabit per second and with much lower latency. 5G Read More …

To Stay or to Quit: Moderating role of organisational role stress between organisational identification, employee engagement and turnover intention

Abstract This study investigates the association between organisational identification, employee engagement, turnover intention and the moderating role of Organisational Role Stress (ORS ). Utilizing Conservation of Resources (COR) theory and a sample of 378 managers from the hospitality industry in India, we found that organisational identification was positively related to employee engagement and negatively related Read More …

Microfinance Institutions Transforming Rural Women: Psychological And Social Perspective

Abstract The stature of rural women in India is impoverished, vulnerable and non-existent. There have been underlying societal issues that women have been surviving. Economic empowerment is critical to empower women and achieve gender equality. Microfinance Institutions in India have proved to be an efficient mechanism in eradicating poverty, by way of providing easy credit, Read More …