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Finding the microfoundations of organizational ambidexterity - Demystifying the role of top management behavioural integration

  • Authors: Venugopal A., Krishnan T.N., Upadhyayula R.S., Kumar M.
    Year: 2020 | IIM Ranchi
    Source: Journal of Business Research
    DOI: 10.1016/j.jbusres.2019.08.049

Organizational ambidexterity in a firm is significantly influenced by the behavioural integration of the Top Management Team (TMT). Researchers observe that ambidextrous firms are associated with two dimensions of dexterity, namely, balanced and combined dimensions. However, studies do not explain t...(Read Full Abstract)

A componovation perspective of innovation in emerging markets: Evidence from Indian organizations

  • Authors: Dutta S.K., Snehvrat S.
    Year: 2019 | IIM Ranchi
    Source: Thunderbird International Business Review
    DOI: 10.1002/tie.22100

In todays market landscape firms can effectively compete without the benefit of resource advantages, proprietary technology, or market power but by being more aligned towards creative combination and responsive innovation. This study approaches the concept of componovation from the composition based...(Read Full Abstract)

An analysis of the research productivity of Faculty Members: A case study of Bishop Heber College, Tiruchirappalli

  • Authors: Prasad J.G.
    Year: 2019 | IIM Ranchi
    Source: Library Philosophy and Practice

This paper presents a bibliometric analysis of the Bishop Heber College research output, over the 20 years' period from 1998 to 2018. In a period of 20 years, Bishop Heber College has published 599 publications of which were published in the highly reputed journals (SCOPUS listed journals) in core s...(Read Full Abstract)

An examination of the role of review valence and review source in varying consumption contexts on purchase decision

This study examines the influence of Valence and Source of Online Reviews on a customer's attitude and purchase decision in the context of public and private consumption using social influence theory and the concept of negativity bias. The study was conducted using a 2 × 3 × 3 online experiment to e...(Read Full Abstract)

Antecedents of consumers’ engagement with brand-related content on social media

  • Authors: Mishra A.S.
    Year: 2019 | IIM Ranchi
    Source: Marketing Intelligence and Planning
    DOI: 10.1108/MIP-04-2018-0130

Purpose: The purpose of this paper is to investigate the effect of brand’s social media marketing efforts and individual’s online social interaction propensity on various levels of consumers’ engagement with brand-related social media content. Additionally, the subsequent effects of consumers’ engag...(Read Full Abstract)

Assessing value of customer involvement in engineered-to-order shipbuilding projects using fuzzy set and rough set theories

  • Authors: Dixit V., Chaudhuri A., Srivastava R.K.
    Year: 2019 | IIM Ranchi
    Source: International Journal of Production Research
    DOI: 10.1080/00207543.2019.1572928

Customer involvement plays a crucial role in engineered-to-order (ETO) projects. The present study investigates the involvement of customers, with thorough technical knowledge, as resources and co-producers. The study also analyses the impact of customer involvement in sourcing decisions and project...(Read Full Abstract)

Coordination mechanism, risk sharing, and risk aversion in a five-level textile supply chain under demand and supply uncertainty

  • Authors: Adhikari A., Bisi A., Avittathur B.
    Year: 2019 | IIM Ranchi
    Source: European Journal of Operational Research
    DOI: 10.1016/j.ejor.2019.08.051

The textile supply chain has attracted worldwide attention because of its high volatility in apparel and cotton production due to coordination issue and yield uncertainty. In this context, existing analytical works related to coordination are restricted to a dyadic apparel retailer–manufacturer sett...(Read Full Abstract)

Directed credit, financial development and financial structure: theory and evidence

The recent initiative of the RBI in reviving the policy of directed credit allocation in a period dominated by the neoliberal philosophy necessitates reconsideration of the role of policy-directed credit allocation process on financial development and financial structure of firms. Introducing certai...(Read Full Abstract)

Factors influencing adoption of e-services in rural India – perspectives of consumers and service providers

  • Authors: Ray A., Bala P.K., Dasgupta S.A., Sivasankaran N.
    Year: 2019 | IIM Ranchi
    Source: Journal of Indian Business Research
    DOI: 10.1108/JIBR-11-2018-0295

Purpose: This paper aims to explore the consumers’ and service-providers’ perspectives on the factors influencing adoption of e-services in rural India. The purpose is to enable better diffusion of technology for societal development in this digital era. Design/methodology/approach: Using qualitativ...(Read Full Abstract)

Flexibility in service operations: review, synthesis and research agenda

Purpose: The purpose of this paper is to present a systematic review of flexibility, to identify the gaps in theory and to propose a future research agenda. Design/methodology/approach: This paper combines a systematic review and thematic analysis of scholarly articles of flexibility. The articles a...(Read Full Abstract)

Impact of deviation from target working capital on firm profitability: evidence from India

  • Authors: Prasad P., Sivasankaran N., Shukla A.
    Year: 2019 | IIM Ranchi
    Source: International Journal of Productivity and Performance Management
    DOI: 10.1108/IJPPM-11-2018-0407

Purpose: The purpose of this paper is to assess the impact of deviation from the target investment in working capital (WC) (measured by net trade cycle (NTC)) on the profitability (measured by gross operating income (GOI) and net operating income (NOI)) of the listed non-financial Indian firms. Desi...(Read Full Abstract)

India's external commercial borrowing: Pulled by domestic fundamentals or pushed by global conditions?

External commercial borrowing (ECB) has assumed growing prominence in the Indian economy. This paper analyzes the trends and determinants of ECB flows to India using monthly data for the period 2004M1 to 2015M12. Employing the Johansen cointegration and error correction techniques, our analysis sugg...(Read Full Abstract)

Multiperiod reliable uncapacitated facility location problem

  • Authors: Sharma M., Basu S., Adhikari A.
    Year: 2019 | IIM Ranchi
    Source: Proceedings of the International Conference on Industrial Engineering and Operations Management

Facility location problem is a class of combinatorial optimization problems that has been extensively studied in the literature. Different variants of facility location problems have been used to model a wide variety of problems ranging from location of servers in communication networks to warehouse...(Read Full Abstract)

New perspectives on gray sheep behavior in E-commerce recommendations

  • Authors: Srivastava A., Bala P.K., Kumar B.
    Year: 2019 | IIM Ranchi
    Source: Journal of Retailing and Consumer Services
    DOI: 10.1016/j.jretconser.2019.02.018

With the exponential rise in the size of data being generated, personalization based on recommender systems has become an important aspect of digital marketing strategy of E-Commerce companies. Recommender systems also help these companies in cross-selling, up-selling and to increase the customer lo...(Read Full Abstract)

Personalized digital marketing recommender engine

  • Authors: Behera R.K., Gunasekaran A., Gupta S., Kamboj S., Bala P.K.
    Year: 2019 | IIM Ranchi
    Source: Journal of Retailing and Consumer Services
    DOI: 10.1016/j.jretconser.2019.03.026

E-business leverages digital channels to scale its functions and services and operates by connecting and retaining customers using marketing initiatives. To increase the likelihood of a sale, the business must recommend additional items that the customers may be unaware of or may find appealing. Rec...(Read Full Abstract)

Project portfolio selection and scheduling optimization based on risk measure: a conditional value at risk approach

  • Authors: Dixit V., Tiwari M.K.
    Year: 2019 | IIM Ranchi
    Source: Annals of Operations Research
    DOI: 10.1007/s10479-019-03214-1

Project portfolios are considered “powerful strategic weapons” for implementing corporate strategy. Projects are exposed to different types of risks. Studies on project portfolio optimization have addressed risks either by maximizing the expected net present value or including constraints that place...(Read Full Abstract)

Role of authenticity and perceived benefits of online courses on technology based career choice in India: A modified technology adoption model based on career theory

  • Authors: Ray A., Bala P.K., Dasgupta S.A.
    Year: 2019 | IIM Ranchi
    Source: International Journal of Information Management
    DOI: 10.1016/j.ijinfomgt.2019.01.015

In this digital era, it is important to make a wise course choice since the building blocks of a career starts from choosing the career-specific course. With the number of online courses available, it is tough to differentiate a relevant career-focused course from a mediocre one. Hence, the authenti...(Read Full Abstract)

Shoppers' intention to provide online reviews: The moderating role of consumer involvement

  • Authors: Tata S.V., Prashar S., Parsad C.
    Year: 2019 | IIM Ranchi
    Source: Journal of Electronic Commerce in Organizations
    DOI: 10.4018/JECO.2019070103

With an increase in e-commerce activity, online reviews have become a pertinent source of information for shoppers. Existing research is limited to examining select predictors of shoppers' intention to write reviews; however, there exists a gap in deciphering the role of review involvement in intent...(Read Full Abstract)

The emerging role of cognitive computing in healthcare: A systematic literature review

  • Authors: Behera R.K., Bala P.K., Dhir A.
    Year: 2019 | IIM Ranchi
    Source: International Journal of Medical Informatics
    DOI: 10.1016/j.ijmedinf.2019.04.024

To assist medical professional in better treatment of diseases, and improve patient outcomes, healthcare has brought about a cognitive computing revolution. The cognitive computing system processes enormous amounts of data instantly to answer specific queries and makes customized intelligent recomme...(Read Full Abstract)

The influence of customer's belief about e-service delivery process on behavioral intentions: The mediating role of attitude in a B-A-I model

  • Authors: Gupta P., Sachan A.
    Year: 2019 | IIM Ranchi
    Source: Proceedings of the International Conference on Industrial Engineering and Operations Management

Service organizations are looking for ways to better deliver services through use of information and communication technology and to increase customers' intention to use that service provider again. Service providers can differentiate themselves by making perception of their service delivery process...(Read Full Abstract)