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Total No of Publication : 65


Dimensions of job advertisement as signals for achieving job seeker's application intention

  • Authors: Ganesan M., Antony S.P., George E.P.
    Year: 2018 | IIM Trichy
    Source: Journal of Management Development
    DOI: 10.1108/JMD-02-2017-0055

Purpose: Grounded in the concept of signaling theory and instrumental-symbolic framework, the purpose of this paper is to develop a model to examine the impact of print job advertisement (ad) dimensions (message contents) and organizational familiarity on job seeker's perception of attitude, organiz...(Read Full Abstract)


Evolving efficacy of managerial capital, contesting managerial practices, and the process of strategic renewal

  • Authors: Pratap S., Saha B.
    Year: 2018 | IIM Trichy
    Source: Strategic Management Journal
    DOI: 10.1002/smj.2749

Research Summary: This article examines the adaptation process of a large manufacturer in the Indian steel industry faced with radical sociopolitical shifts in the external ecosystem. It uses the Bower-Burgelman process model in combination with Bourdieu's praxis theory to explain the emergence of c...(Read Full Abstract)


Exploring the adoption of Lean principles in medical laboratory industry: Empirical evidences from Namibia

  • Authors: Isack H.D., Mutingi M., Kandjeke H., Vashishth A., Chakraborty A.
    Year: 2018 | IIM Trichy
    Source: International Journal of Lean Six Sigma
    DOI: 10.1108/IJLSS-02-2017-0017

Purpose: As the demand for efficiency and quality in the health-care industry has increased over the past few years, adoption of Lean principles and tools in the medical laboratory industry has become increasingly crucial. The purpose of this study is to explore the level of adoption, barriers and e...(Read Full Abstract)


Factors affecting Web 2.0 adoption: exploring the knowledge sharing and knowledge seeking aspects in health care professionals

  • Authors: Singh J.B., Chandwani R., Kumar M.
    Year: 2018 | IIM Trichy
    Source: Journal of Knowledge Management
    DOI: 10.1108/JKM-08-2016-0320

Purpose: This research aims to explore the factors that affect the adoption of Web 2.0 among knowledge workers. The research specifically investigated the role of factors related to both knowledge seeking and knowledge sharing, in the context of Web 2.0 use by health care professionals. Design/metho...(Read Full Abstract)


Impact of institutional reforms and industry structural factors on market returns of emerging market rivals during acquisitions by foreign firms

  • Authors: Elango B., Dhandapani K., Giachetti C.
    Year: 2018 | IIM Trichy
    Source: International Business Review
    DOI: 10.1016/j.ibusrev.2018.03.008

This paper seeks to understand the joint impact of institutional reforms and industry structural factors on market returns earned by rivals in an emerging market during foreign acquisitions. We use a sample of 238 foreign acquisitions in India during the period 2004-2013 and find empirical evidence ...(Read Full Abstract)


Impact of quality management tools and techniques: Case of Namibian municipal water distributors

  • Authors: Silombela T., Mutingi M., Chakraborty A.
    Year: 2018 | IIM Trichy
    Source: Journal of Quality in Maintenance Engineering
    DOI: 10.1108/JQME-05-2016-0020

Purpose - The purpose of this paper is to provide an understanding on the impact of quality management (QM) tools and techniques in water supply infrastructure maintenance and the generation of non-revenue water (NRW) by Namibian Municipal Water Distributors. Design/methodology/approach - In-depth i...(Read Full Abstract)


Knowledge hiding: impact of interpersonal behavior and expertise

  • Authors: Lanke P.
    Year: 2018 | IIM Trichy
    Source: Human Resource Management International Digest
    DOI: 10.1108/HRMID-01-2018-0010

Purpose: This paper intends to put forward the role of interpersonal (in)justice among co-workers and their individual expertise as important factors contributing to knowledge hiding behavior. The paper is written with an intent to explain a conceptual model for practitioners' benefit. The work is n...(Read Full Abstract)


Making sense of the changing face of Google's search engine results page: an advertiser's perspective

  • Authors: Sharma D., Gupta A., Mateen A., Pratap S.
    Year: 2018 | IIM Trichy
    Source: Journal of Information, Communication and Ethics in Society
    DOI: 10.1108/JICES-06-2017-0035

Purpose: Google commands approximately 70 per cent of search market share worldwide, resulting in businesses investing heavily in search engine advertising on Google to target potential customers. Recently, Google changed the way in which content and ads were displayed on the search engine results p...(Read Full Abstract)


Measuring the service quality of services: TRADONIC SERVQUAL model

  • Authors: Vashishth A., Chakraborty A.
    Year: 2018 | IIM Trichy
    Source: E-Manufacturing and E-Service Strategies in Contemporary Organizations
    DOI: 10.4018/978-1-5225-3628-4.ch009

SERVQUAL and e-SERVQUAL have been considered the most effective and powerful approaches in evaluating the quality and gaps in the service delivered in traditional and electronic services, respectively, but neither SERVQUAL nor e-SERVQUAL can measure the overall service quality of the firm. Therefore...(Read Full Abstract)


Mobile applications in government services (mG-App) from user's perspectives: A predictive modelling approach

  • Authors: Sharma S.K., Al-Badi A., Rana N.P., Al-Azizi L.
    Year: 2018 | IIM Trichy
    Source: Government Information Quarterly
    DOI: 10.1016/j.giq.2018.07.002

Mobile applications are becoming a preferred delivery method for the government sector and contributing to more convenient and timely services to citizens. This study examines the intention to use mobile applications for the government services (mG-App) in Oman. This study extended the Unified Theor...(Read Full Abstract)


Mobile wallet inhibitors: Developing a comprehensive theory using an integrated model

  • Authors: Sharma S.K., Mangla S.K., Luthra S., Al-Salti Z.
    Year: 2018 | IIM Trichy
    Source: Journal of Retailing and Consumer Services
    DOI: 10.1016/j.jretconser.2018.08.008

The concept of the mobile wallet is increasingly adopted in developed and developing countries for improving the scale, productivity, and excellence of banking services. Oman is one of the most growing countries of the Middle Eastern economies. Acceptance of mobile wallets in Oman is being hindered ...(Read Full Abstract)


Multi-level gaps: a study of intended, actual and experienced human resource practices in a hypermarket chain in India

  • Authors: Makhecha U.P., Srinivasan V., Prabhu G.N., Mukherji S.
    Year: 2018 | IIM Trichy
    Source: International Journal of Human Resource Management
    DOI: 10.1080/09585192.2015.1126336

Multi-level (Multi-level in this paper refers to three levels- intended, actual and experienced- at which HR practices are theorised in the existing strategic human resource management process research) gaps in human resource (HR) practices have not been extensively investigated in the HR literature...(Read Full Abstract)


Negotiation and resistance: a history of consumption in British India

  • Authors: Sreekumar H.
    Year: 2018 | IIM Trichy
    Source: Journal of Historical Research in Marketing
    DOI: 10.1108/JHRM-05-2017-0019

Purpose: The purpose of this paper is to review the key literature pertaining to consumption during the colonial period in India, broadly covering the time period from the early nineteenth century to the middle of the twentieth century. The review shows the prominent themes and patterns that help us...(Read Full Abstract)


Shaheed hospital: Alternative organisation, ideology and social movement

  • Authors: Khare A., Varman R.
    Year: 2018 | IIM Trichy
    Source: Alternative Organisations in India: Undoing Boundaries
    DOI: 10.1017/9781108381000.006

Strategic decision making under subscription-based contracts for remanufacturing

  • Authors: Ghosh D., Gouda S., Shankar R., Swami S., Thomas V.C.
    Year: 2018 | IIM Trichy
    Source: International Journal of Production Economics
    DOI: 10.1016/j.ijpe.2018.03.017

Manufacturing firms globally have adopted various environmental sustainability practices, not only because of stakeholder pressure, but also because they see positive returns from their investments in measures towards these. Remanufacturing is one such activity, which has increasingly garnered focus...(Read Full Abstract)


Sustainable supply chains for supply chain sustainability: impact of sustainability efforts on supply chain risk

  • Authors: Gouda S.K., Saranga H.
    Year: 2018 | IIM Trichy
    Source: International Journal of Production Research
    DOI: 10.1080/00207543.2018.1456695

Supply chain managers across the globe are finding it difficult to manage the increasingly complex supply chains despite adopting a variety of risk mitigation strategies. Firms on the other hand have also been adopting various kinds of environmental and social sustainability practices in recent time...(Read Full Abstract)


Technology readiness of teenagers: a consumer socialization perspective

  • Authors: Mishra A., Maheswarappa S.S., Colby C.L.
    Year: 2018 | IIM Trichy
    Source: Journal of Services Marketing
    DOI: 10.1108/JSM-07-2017-0262

Purpose: The purpose of this study is to explore the role of culture-specific socialization factors such as antecedents to technology readiness index (TRI) scale to understand the adoption of cutting-edge technologies among teenagers. Design/methodology/approach: The conceptual model was empirically...(Read Full Abstract)


Teenagers' eWOM intentions: a nature vs nurture perspective

  • Authors: Mishra A., Maheswarappa S.S., Maity M., Samu S.
    Year: 2018 | IIM Trichy
    Source: Marketing Intelligence and Planning
    DOI: 10.1108/MIP-09-2017-0186

Purpose: The purpose of this paper is to examine the influence of parents (via family communication patterns) on teenagers' electronic word-of-mouth (eWOM) intentions, via a serial mediation by internet usage and self-esteem, along with the moderating effect of online impression. Design/methodology/...(Read Full Abstract)


The Choice of Exit: Influence of Private Equity Investors and Buyout Entry

  • Authors: Chinchwadkar R., Seth R.
    Year: 2018 | IIM Trichy
    Source: Journal of Emerging Market Finance
    DOI: 10.1177/0972652717751534

The choice of exit method is an inevitable decision faced by entrepreneurs and private equity (PE) investors. The existing literature addresses four categories of factors which influence this choice of exit method between initial public offering (IPO) and acquisition: industry-related factors, marke...(Read Full Abstract)


A discursive perspective on the organizational field formation process: Issues of Information Technology in Indian healthcare

  • Authors: Kumar M.
    Year: 2017 | IIM Trichy
    Source: SIGMIS-CPR 2017 - Proceedings of the 2017 ACM SIGMIS Conference on Computers and People Research
    DOI: 10.1145/3084381.3084411

This study examines the process through which a new organization field is formed around an issue and identifies the mechanism behind that process. Adopting a single case method and discourse analysis tool, it examines the field formation around an issue of Healthcare Information Technology (HIT) in ...(Read Full Abstract)