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On construction of multi-class binary neural network using fuzzy inter-cluster overlap for face recognition

  • Authors: Bharill N., Patel O.P., Tiwari A., Mantri M.
    Year: 2019 | IIM Bangalore
    Source: Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing
    DOI: 10.1007/978-981-13-0923-6_56

In this paper, we propose a Novel Fuzzy-based Constructive Binary Neural Network (NF-CBNN) learning algorithm for multi-class classification. Our method draws a basic idea from Expand and Truncate Learning (ETL), which is a neural network learning algorithm. The proposed method works on the basis of...(Read Full Abstract)

"On-demand" pricing and capacity management in cloud computing

  • Authors: Jain T., Hazra J.
    Year: 2018 | IIM Bangalore
    Source: Journal of Revenue and Pricing Management
    DOI: 10.1057/s41272-018-0146-0

In recent business practice, firms, to fulfill their IT requirements, are using both dedicated "on-premise" capacity infrastructure and "on-demand" capacity requirements provided by companies such as AWS, OpenStack, and VMware. In this research, we analyze the scenario where a business first invests...(Read Full Abstract)

A study of consumers' attitude towards online private label brands using the Tri - Component model

Online private label products seem to be a promising and profitable deal for the Indian online retailers. The purpose of this paper was to understand the consumers' attitude and buying behaviour towards online private label brands. For this purpose, we empirically tested a model comprising of variab...(Read Full Abstract)

Accelerator expertise: Understanding the intermediary role of accelerators in the development of the Bangalore entrepreneurial ecosystem

  • Authors: Goswami K., Mitchell J.R., Bhagavatula S.
    Year: 2018 | IIM Bangalore
    Source: Strategic Entrepreneurship Journal
    DOI: 10.1002/sej.1281

Research Summary: To understand the intermediary role of accelerators in the developing regional entrepreneurial ecosystem of Bangalore, we analyze data from 54 interviews with accelerator graduates, accelerator managers, and other ecosystem stakeholders and from 49 websites, 13 online video intervi...(Read Full Abstract)

Acceptable trip distance for walking in mass religious gatherings - A case study of world's largest human gathering Kumbh Mela in Ujjain India

  • Authors: Verma A., Verma M., Rahul T.M., Khurana S., Rai A.
    Year: 2018 | IIM Bangalore
    Source: Sustainable Cities and Society
    DOI: 10.1016/j.scs.2018.06.010

The optimum location of various facilities in mass religious gatherings, which are of common occurrence in countries like India, is affected by characteristics of walking that include the acceptable trip distance and the accessibility of various facilities based on this acceptable tripdistance. An u...(Read Full Abstract)

ACM SIGMIS CPR 2018 Chairs' welcome

  • Authors: Kishore R., Beimborn D., Bandi R.K., Aubert B., Compeau D., Tarafdar M., Kankanhalli A., Setia P., Weitzel T., Herath T., Guzman I.
    Year: 2018 | IIM Bangalore
    Source: SIGMIS-CPR 2018 - Proceedings of the 2018 ACM SIGMIS Conference on Computers and People Research

Alternative organisations: Spaces for contestation

  • Authors: Sarin A., Sriram M.S.
    Year: 2018 | IIM Bangalore
    Source: Alternative Organisations in India: Undoing Boundaries
    DOI: 10.1017/9781108381000.009

Antecedents of employee readiness for change in the IT sector and the manufacturing sector: A comparative study

  • Authors: Soumyaja D., Kamalanabhan T.J., Bhattacharyya S.
    Year: 2018 | IIM Bangalore
    Source: International Journal of Human Resources Development and Management
    DOI: 10.1504/IJHRDM.2018.093444

A sample of 305 employees comprising nearly equal numbers from the manufacturing sector and from the information technology (IT) sector in India was assessed in terms of: 1) attributes of the individual employees (practical intelligence and creative behaviour); 2) processes (participation in making ...(Read Full Abstract)

Are the Motivational Effects of Autonomy-Supportive Conditions Universal? Contrasting Results Among Indians and Americans

  • Authors: Tripathi R., Cervone D., Savani K.
    Year: 2018 | IIM Bangalore
    Source: Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin
    DOI: 10.1177/0146167218764663

In Western theories of motivation, autonomy is conceived as a universal motivator of human action; enhancing autonomy is expected to increase motivation panculturally. Using a novel online experimental paradigm that afforded a behavioral measure of motivation, we found that, contrary to this prevail...(Read Full Abstract)

Ask your doctor whether this product is right for you: A Bayesian joint model for patient drug requests and physician prescriptions

  • Authors: Pareek B., Liu Q., Ghosh P.
    Year: 2018 | IIM Bangalore
    Source: Journal of the Royal Statistical Society. Series A: Statistics in Society
    DOI: 10.1111/rssa.12365

The goal of this research is to study jointly physician prescription decisions and patient drug request behaviours. We have adopted a binary logit model and a multinomial logit model to study patient drug request data with excessive zero requests and a multinomial logit model to capture physician pr...(Read Full Abstract)

Assessment of SERVQUAL Model in Hospitals Located in Tier II Cities of India

  • Authors: Madhura Prabhu A., Iyer L.S.
    Year: 2018 | IIM Bangalore
    Source: Journal of Health Management
    DOI: 10.1177/0972063417747698

Service quality, being an assessment of services offered to a customer or the extent to which the services offered meets customers expectations, plays a significant role in healthcare industry. Patients pay hefty prices for the services they avail from specialty hospitals and they demand quality ser...(Read Full Abstract)

Asset liability management model with decision support system for life insurance companies: Computational results

  • Authors: Dutta G., Rao H.V., Basu S., Tiwari M.K.
    Year: 2018 | IIM Bangalore
    Source: Computers and Industrial Engineering
    DOI: 10.1016/j.cie.2018.06.033

Big Data Analytics is an important and flexible tool available for data analysis and informed decision making. In this paper, we look at the use of Big Data Analytics in asset liability management and asset allocation in uncertain economic situations using stochastic linear programming (SLP). In par...(Read Full Abstract)

Asset price bubbles and technological innovation

  • Authors: Shin J.K., Subramanian C.
    Year: 2018 | IIM Bangalore
    Source: Economic Inquiry
    DOI: 10.1111/ecin.12695

We introduce borrowing constraints into a two-sector Schumpeterian growth model and examine the impact of asset price bubbles on innovation. In this environment, rational bubbles arise when the intermediate good producing R&D sector is faced with adverse productivity shocks. Importantly, these bubbl...(Read Full Abstract)

Assets and shocks: a gendered analysis of Ecuador, Ghana and Karnataka, India

  • Authors: Doss C., Oduro A.D., Deere C.D., Swaminathan H., Baah-Boateng W., Suchitra J.Y.
    Year: 2018 | IIM Bangalore
    Source: Canadian Journal of Development Studies
    DOI: 10.1080/02255189.2017.1316244

Drawing upon household surveys in Ecuador, Ghana and Karnataka, India, we analyse the relationship between assets and shocks, distinguishing between asset loss as the shock, and the use of assets as a coping strategy. A greater proportion of households experienced a direct loss of assets due to shoc...(Read Full Abstract)

Bus schedule rationalisation an analysis of trip completion times

  • Authors: Venkatagiri S., Kumar G., Kaushik M.
    Year: 2018 | IIM Bangalore
    Source: VEHITS 2018 - Proceedings of the 4th International Conference on Vehicle Technology and Intelligent Transport Systems

Public transit systems offer a smart option to reduce congestion in Indian cities. Due to the poor service quality of public bus transit operators, more commutes are now being completed using private transport, exacerbating traffic problems. In this paper, we examine AVL data generated by public bus...(Read Full Abstract)

Capacity investments in logistics outsourcing

  • Authors: Jain T., Hazra J.
    Year: 2018 | IIM Bangalore
    Source: IEEE International Conference on Industrial Engineering and Engineering Management
    DOI: 10.1109/IEEM.2017.8290131

Recently, various e-commerce businesses are investing in their in-house logistics fleet to implement a partial outsourcing strategy. Under this strategy, the business source their excess requirements through a delivery-as-a service model using third party logistics (3PL) providers. Further, these 3P...(Read Full Abstract)

Changing the scope of library instruction in the digital age

  • Authors: Bhattacharyya S., Patnaik K.R.
    Year: 2018 | IIM Bangalore
    Source: Changing the Scope of Library Instruction in the Digital Age
    DOI: 10.4018/978-1-5225-2802-9

The current digital age is impacting the contents and delivery of instructional service in many ways. Instructional sessions not only describe various features of a resource, but these sessions also bring issues like the ethical use of information, copyrights, and the value of open knowledge to ligh...(Read Full Abstract)

Cloud computing and firm innovation: The role of scalability and heterogeneity in the face of IT resource uncertainties

  • Authors: Gunupudi L., Kishore R., Iriyama A.
    Year: 2018 | IIM Bangalore
    Source: SIGMIS-CPR 2018 - Proceedings of the 2018 ACM SIGMIS Conference on Computers and People Research
    DOI: 10.1145/3209626.3209722

Crafting a framework for copyright literacy and licensed content: A case study at an advanced management education and research library

  • Authors: Patnaik K.R.
    Year: 2018 | IIM Bangalore
    Source: Changing the Scope of Library Instruction in the Digital Age
    DOI: 10.4018/978-1-5225-2802-9.ch006

Copyright literacy as one of the tenets of user instruction in the digital domain has been passive in Indian Libraries. There have been sporadic efforts on the part of libraries amidst lack of policies or fair use and scholarly communication committees at institution level to address the issues rela...(Read Full Abstract)

Dancing with the stars: Benefits of a star employee's temporary absence for organizational performance

  • Authors: Chen J.S., Garg P.
    Year: 2018 | IIM Bangalore
    Source: Strategic Management Journal
    DOI: 10.1002/smj.2758

Research Summary: While research has focused primarily on stars as individual contributors, we examine organizational situations where stars must work closely with non-stars. We argue that, in such situations, building teamwork around a star is an exercise in learning under complexity. In response, ...(Read Full Abstract)