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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 employers’ satisfaction with Indian engineering graduates using expectancy-disconfirmation theory

  • Authors: Sinha S., Jawahar I.M., Ghosh P., Mishra A.
    Year: 2019 | IIM Ranchi
    Source: International Journal of Manpower
    DOI: 10.1108/IJM-04-2019-0185

Purpose: Casting employers as customers, the purpose of this paper is to investigate the association between expectations, perceptions and disconfirmation beliefs with the satisfaction of employers regarding the competencies possessed by fresh engineering graduates hired by such employers in the Ind...(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)

Building blocks of an effective NGO

The purpose of this article is to identify dimensions and indicators of the effective management of non-governmental organisations (NGOs). In the study on which this article is based, through primary and secondary data analysis, 53 indicators of NGO effectiveness were identified and categorised into...(Read Full Abstract)

Career dynamics in India: A two-wave study of career orientations and employability of graduates

  • Authors: Baruch Y., Bhaskar A.U., Mishra B.
    Year: 2019 | IIM Ranchi
    Source: Personnel Review
    DOI: 10.1108/PR-10-2018-0429

Purpose: The purpose of this paper is to develop and test a career-orientation and employability-focused model in the Indian context in order to understand: factors influencing employability of graduates factors influencing expected salary gain. Design/methodology/approach: The researchers adopted a...(Read Full Abstract)

Comparative review study of military and civilian unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs)

Indian flying corps and Israel Aerospace Industries (IAI) forged long standing military ties, Israel aviation enterprises keeping up their strong position as best-in-class UAV manufacturers for both civilian and military use and supplying the Indian military with advanced UAV frameworks. IAI has pro...(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)

Do men and women experience work engagement and job satisfaction to the same extent in collectivistic, patriarchal societies?

  • Authors: Ghosh P., Jawahar I.M., Rai A.
    Year: 2019 | IIM Ranchi
    Source: International Journal of Manpower
    DOI: 10.1108/IJM-11-2018-0378

Purpose: The purpose of this paper is to investigate how cognitive and emotional job demands interact with job resources to influence work engagement, and whether work engagement mediates the association of job demands with job satisfaction. In collectivistic patriarchal societies women have fewer r...(Read Full Abstract)

Employability of fresh engineering graduates in India: A fresh look applying Expectation Confirmation Theory

  • Authors: Sinha S., Ghosh P., Mishra A.
    Year: 2019 | IIM Ranchi
    Source: Education and Training
    DOI: 10.1108/ET-12-2018-0265

Purpose: The purpose of this paper is to examine whether satisfaction of employers with skill competencies of fresh engineering graduates (EGs) in India is impacted by their expectations and perceptions. Applying Expectation Confirmation Theory (ECT), the authors have also proposed and tested whethe...(Read Full Abstract)

Exploring factors influencing US millennial consumers’ use of tap-and-go payment technology

  • Authors: Bailey A.A., Pentina I., Mishra A.S., Ben Mimoun M.S.
    Year: 2019 | IIM Ranchi
    Source: International Review of Retail, Distribution and Consumer Research
    DOI: 10.1080/09593969.2019.1667854

Although mobile payment (MP) represents a possibility for traditional brick-and-mortar US retailers to enhance the quality of customer service, mobile payment adoption in the US has lagged, with research regarding this phenomenon in the US seemingly in its embryonic stage. The current study contribu...(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)

Geographical diversification and bank performance: evidence from Indian banks

  • Authors: Sharma S., Anand A.
    Year: 2019 | IIM Ranchi
    Source: International Journal of Productivity and Performance Management
    DOI: 10.1108/IJPPM-01-2019-0049

Purpose: Geographic diversification results in the improvement of firm value through an increase in scale and scope of economies, gains in synergy, reduction in cost and improved corporate governance, however, the capabilities of financial institutions get heavily affected due to information asymmet...(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)