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An integrated decision-making approach for cause-and-effect analysis of sustainable manufacturing indicators

  • Authors: Bhanot N., Qaiser F.H., Alkahtani M., Rehman A.U.
    Year: 2020 | IIM Amritsar
    Source: Sustainability (Switzerland)
    DOI: 10.3390/su12041517

Sustainability is a growing concern for manufacturing companies, as they are major contributors to pollution and consume a substantial portion of the world's natural resources. Sustainable manufacturing can reduce waste, conserve energy and increase resource efficiency. However, one of the main chal...(Read Full Abstract)


Consumers’ intention to use environment-friendly ethical transportation medium: A conceptual framework and empirical evaluation

  • Authors: Kumar B., Srivastava H.S., Singh G.
    Year: 2020 | IIM Amritsar
    Source: Transportation Research Part F: Traffic Psychology and Behaviour
    DOI: 10.1016/j.trf.2020.03.005

This study conceptualizes and tests a framework to understand consumers’ intention to use environment-friendly ethical transportation medium. It primarily uses ethical decision-making model and extends it under the purview of self-consistency theory. Based on the survey of 158 respondents and analys...(Read Full Abstract)


Quantifying reusability of software components using hybrid fuzzy analytical hierarchy process (FAHP)-Metrics approach

  • Authors: Thapar S.S., Sarangal H.
    Year: 2020 | IIM Amritsar
    Source: Applied Soft Computing Journal
    DOI: 10.1016/j.asoc.2019.105997

The role of reusability cannot be neglected in the software component selection since it determines the worth of a component for its potential (re)use. The reusability is a qualitative feature and it is arduous to measure it directly. Typically, it is assessed subjectively without paying much heed t...(Read Full Abstract)


A conceptual framework of internet of things for efficient municipal solid waste management and waste to energy implementation

  • Authors: Bhanot N., Sharma V.K., Parihar A.S., Sharma M., Yadav M., Gupta H.
    Year: 2019 | IIM Amritsar
    Source: International Journal of Environment and Waste Management
    DOI: 10.1504/IJEWM.2019.099997

With a population of 1.252 billion, India holds the second position in the world and is one of the fastest developing countries as well. However, like every good thing has to pay a certain cost, the country is now facing an alarming threat of health and environmental problems due to its poor waste m...(Read Full Abstract)


A Study of Data Threats and the Role of Cryptography Algorithms

  • Authors: Thapar S.S., Sarangal H.
    Year: 2019 | IIM Amritsar
    Source: 2018 IEEE 9th Annual Information Technology, Electronics and Mobile Communication Conference, IEMCON 2018
    DOI: 10.1109/IEMCON.2018.8614943

The digital world is engulfed by the imminent threat from digital perpetrators. Cryptography and authentication is necessary for digital communication to make sure that connecting parties are the authorized ones to have access to the exclusive data or information. It can be enforced by using cryptog...(Read Full Abstract)


An Examination of Attributions, Performance Rating and Reward Allocation Patterns: A Comparative Study of China, India, Tanzania and the United States

  • Authors: Ramamoorthy N., Yu C.-S., Kulkarni S.P., Gupta A., Mkamwa T.
    Year: 2019 | IIM Amritsar
    Source: South Asian Journal of Human Resources Management
    DOI: 10.1177/2322093719849970

In this study, using a sample of 191 individuals with significant work and supervisory experience from four countries (China and Tanzania—highly collectivistic, India—moderately collectivistic and the United States—highly individualistic), we examined whether cultural orientations of individualism a...(Read Full Abstract)


An integrated DEMATEL-MMDE-ISM based approach for analysing the barriers of IoT implementation in the manufacturing industry

  • Authors: Singh R., Bhanot N.
    Year: 2019 | IIM Amritsar
    Source: International Journal of Production Research
    DOI: 10.1080/00207543.2019.1675915

Incorporation of smart devices within the older framework has brought along significant challenges. This paper presents a detailed analysis of the barriers faced during the implementation of Internet of Things (IoT) within the manufacturing sector. In addition, the authors aim to obtain a hierarchic...(Read Full Abstract)


Asymmetric impact of oil prices on exchange rate and stock prices

  • Authors: Kumar S.
    Year: 2019 | IIM Amritsar
    Source: Quarterly Review of Economics and Finance
    DOI: 10.1016/j.qref.2018.12.009

We examine the causal relation between oil prices, exchange rate and stock prices in the Indian context using the Hiemstra and Jones (1994) nonlinear Granger causality and nonlinear ARDL tests. The results of Hiemstra and Jones (1994) causality show a strong evidence of bidirectional nonlinear relat...(Read Full Abstract)


Communicating the Quest for Sustainability: Ecofeminist Perspectives in Sarah Orne Jewett’s ‘A White Heron’

  • Authors: Parashar A., Kumar M.
    Year: 2019 | IIM Amritsar
    Source: Journal of Human Values
    DOI: 10.1177/0971685819826775

The objective of this article is to study the relationship between men, women and nature in Sarah Orne Jewett’s ‘A White Heron’ by using ecofeminist perspectives. The cultural and moral vision of Jewett is imperative to the scope of American regionalist writing and her work characterizes the extreme...(Read Full Abstract)


Correlations and volatility spillovers between oil, natural gas, and stock prices in India

This study investigates the extent of time-varying volatility and correlations between crude oil, natural gas, and stock prices in India using various multivariate generalized autoregressive conditional heteroskedasticity (MGARCH) models with and without asymmetry. Our empirical results reveal that ...(Read Full Abstract)


Dependence structure between the BRICS foreign exchange and stock markets using the dependence-switching copula approach

  • Authors: Kumar S., Tiwari A.K., Chauhan Y., Ji Q.
    Year: 2019 | IIM Amritsar
    Source: International Review of Financial Analysis
    DOI: 10.1016/j.irfa.2018.12.011

We examine the dependence structure between the BRICS stock and foreign exchange markets using a dependence-switching copula model. In particular, we examine dependence and tail dependence for four different market conditions, namely rising stock–appreciating currency, falling stock–depreciating cur...(Read Full Abstract)


Discovering India through imagery in postcolonial travel writings

During the colonial and the imperial era certain conceptions or images were held and cherished, largely by the white world of the non-white world. Drawing upon the postcolonial theories beginning with Said's Orientalism to Graham Huggan's ideas of postcolonial discourses being marketed and domestica...(Read Full Abstract)


Does international tourism spur international trade and output? Evidence from wavelet analysis

  • Authors: Kumar M., Prashar S., Jana R.K.
    Year: 2019 | IIM Amritsar
    Source: Tourism Economics
    DOI: 10.1177/1354816618788392

In this article, we attempt to examine the nexus of trade, economic growth, and international tourism. We resort to wavelet-based analysis to capture the time–frequency-based lead–lag dynamics of this nexus. Considering the monthly data spanning from January 1999 to February 2018 for the United Stat...(Read Full Abstract)


Evolution of supply chain ripple effect: a bibliometric and meta-analytic view of the constructs

  • Authors: Mishra D., Dwivedi Y.K., Rana N.P., Hassini E.
    Year: 2019 | IIM Amritsar
    Source: International Journal of Production Research
    DOI: 10.1080/00207543.2019.1668073

In the broad sphere of Operations Management, Supply Chain Risk Management (SCRM) is a significant area of interest for both academics and practitioners. As SCRM has transitioned from an emerging topic to a growing research area, there is a need to review existing literature in order to ascertain de...(Read Full Abstract)


Examining an integrative model of resilience, subjective well-being and commitment as predictors of organizational citizenship behaviours

  • Authors: Paul H., Bamel U., Ashta A., Stokes P.
    Year: 2019 | IIM Amritsar
    Source: International Journal of Organizational Analysis
    DOI: 10.1108/IJOA-08-2018-1514

Purpose: A review of the emerging scholarly literature on positive organizational scholarship indicates a need to pursue cognitive, emotional and motivational mechanisms which translate into positive states and outcomes in organizations. Responding to this, this paper aims to test a mediation model ...(Read Full Abstract)


Examining the Antecedents and Consequences of Customers’ Trust Toward Mobile Retail Apps in India

  • Authors: Kaushik A.K., Mohan G., Kumar V.
    Year: 2019 | IIM Amritsar
    Source: Journal of Internet Commerce
    DOI: 10.1080/15332861.2019.1686333

Mobile applications, commonly called ‘apps’, have become all-pervading nowadays, reducing considerably manual Labor and the time required to complete a transaction. However, despite this convenience, their acceptance and adoption across the social spectrum is low. The authors proposed and tested a m...(Read Full Abstract)


Examining the role of customer engagement in augmenting referral value: The moderated-mediation of relational and expertise value

  • Authors: Sahi G.K., Devi R., Dash S.B.
    Year: 2019 | IIM Amritsar
    Source: Journal of Service Theory and Practice
    DOI: 10.1108/JSTP-12-2018-0268

Purpose: The purpose of this paper is to examine the impact of a customer engagement-enabling platform on a value captured by the firm and value acquired by the customer. It explores the relevance of relational and expertise value for customers during the engagement process so as to ensure positive ...(Read Full Abstract)


Investigation on the Potential Use of EAF Dust and RSA for Sustainable Concrete Production

  • Authors: Singh R., Sodhi A.K., Bhanot N.
    Year: 2019 | IIM Amritsar
    Source: Lecture Notes in Civil Engineering
    DOI: 10.1007/978-981-13-7017-5_15

In the construction field, cement is one of the most commonly used materials for concrete production, wherein 5–7% of globally anthropogenic CO 2 emissions are contributed in this process. Agricultural and industrial fields produce various types of Supplementary Cementitious Materials (SC...(Read Full Abstract)


Mapping the human resource focused enablers with sustainability viewpoints in Indian power sector

  • Authors: Yadav M., Kumar A., Mangla S.K., Luthra S., Bamel U., Garza-Reyes J.A.
    Year: 2019 | IIM Amritsar
    Source: Journal of Cleaner Production
    DOI: 10.1016/j.jclepro.2018.11.132

Sustainability is defined a triple bottom line approach, which concentrates on economic, social and environment growth of any organization. In order to achieve sustainability objective, the human resource focused enablers are playing a significant role in optimising expenses, improving productivity ...(Read Full Abstract)


Modelling the dynamics of Bitcoin and Litecoin: GARCH versus stochastic volatility models

We examine and compare a large number of generalized autoregressive conditional heteroskedastic (GARCH) and stochastic volatility (SV) models using series of Bitcoin and Litecoin price returns to assess the model fit for dynamics of these cryptocurrency price returns series. The various models exami...(Read Full Abstract)