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A Hybrid SEM-Neural Network Model for Predicting Determinants of Mobile Payment Services

  • Authors: Sharma S.K., Sharma H., Dwivedi Y.K.
    Year: 2019 | IIM Trichy
    Source: Information Systems Management
    DOI: 10.1080/10580530.2019.1620504

This study develops a new research model to understand and predict the key determinants influencing the adoption of mobile payment services in a Middle Eastern country, Oman. The research model was tested using a hybrid structural equation modeling (SEM) and neural network (NN) modeling. The finding...(Read Full Abstract)

Combating incumbency advantage of network effects: The role of entrant’s decisions and consumer preferences

  • Authors: Gupta A., Mateen A., Sharma D., Sarkar U.K., Cheruvil Thomas V.
    Year: 2019 | IIM Trichy
    Source: Competition and Regulation in Network Industries
    DOI: 10.1177/1783591718823922

This article studies the competitive dynamics between an incumbent and a late entrant in a market governed by network effects. Classifying markets based on decision criterion used by majority of consumers in a market, an analytical model for the likelihood of incumbent displacement in these markets ...(Read Full Abstract)

Determinants of profitability of indian commercial banks

  • Authors: Jain R.K., Metri B., Venugopala Rao K.P.
    Year: 2019 | IIM Trichy
    Source: Indian Journal of Finance

This study examined the effect of determinants influencing the performance of 45 commercial banks in India, post the global financial crisis. The random effect model on balanced panel data for the period from 2010-2016 was performed to determine the impact of the macroeconomic and bank specific fact...(Read Full Abstract)

Examining the role of trust and quality dimensions in the actual usage of mobile banking services: An empirical investigation

Mobile banking (m-banking) has emerged dynamically over the years due to consumers’ increased use of mobile technologies, their ever-growing lifestyle choices and also the several different economic factors. This paper proposes a new research model by extending the DeLone & McLean information system...(Read Full Abstract)

Exploring millennial psychological contract expectations across talent segments

  • Authors: Pant J.J., Venkateswaran V.
    Year: 2019 | IIM Trichy
    Source: Employee Relations
    DOI: 10.1108/ER-04-2018-0096

Purpose: The purpose of this paper is to identify talent segments within the millennial generation based on performance and intention to stay and differentiate them in terms of their expectations. Based on results, the paper proposes a customized approach to talent management. Design/methodology/app...(Read Full Abstract)

Integrated product design, shelf-space allocation and transportation decisions in green supply chains

  • Authors: Kuiti M.R., Ghosh D., Gouda S., Swami S., Shankar R.
    Year: 2019 | IIM Trichy
    Source: International Journal of Production Research
    DOI: 10.1080/00207543.2019.1597292

In this paper, we examine a supply chain consisting of a manufacturer and retailer where the manufacturer undertakes greening efforts in terms of pack-size reduction and transportation cost reduction. The retailer decides on shelf-space allocation for the product. Both the players benefit from the g...(Read Full Abstract)

Lean Six Sigma in financial services industry: a systematic review and agenda for future research

  • Authors: Vashishth A., Chakraborty A., Antony J.
    Year: 2019 | IIM Trichy
    Source: Total Quality Management and Business Excellence
    DOI: 10.1080/14783363.2017.1308820

The purpose of this paper is to explore the trend and most common themes about Lean Six Sigma (LSS) implementation in the finance sector, and also to identify gaps in the themes that may be preventing organisations from identifying benefits from their LSS strategy and developing an agenda for future...(Read Full Abstract)

Nostalgic advertising: managing ambivalence to make it work

  • Authors: Srivastava E., Maheswarappa S.S., Sivakumaran B.
    Year: 2019 | IIM Trichy
    Source: Marketing Intelligence and Planning
    DOI: 10.1108/MIP-04-2018-0127

Purpose: The purpose of this paper is to study the affective outcome of ambivalent nostalgia through use of executional variables, develop a framework linking nostalgia (through affect) and consumers’ cognitive processing, and explain the relationship of nostalgia with self-brand connection (SBC) an...(Read Full Abstract)

Project performance in emerging market: The influence of cultural distance and business group affiliation

  • Authors: Lahiri S., Dhandapani K.
    Year: 2019 | IIM Trichy
    Source: Asia Pacific Journal of Management
    DOI: 10.1007/s10490-018-9615-7

Although foreign multinational enterprises (MNEs) often collaborate with firms in emerging markets to help execute capacity expansion projects, the current literature does not adequately explain what factors influence execution performance of such projects. Drawing on the cultural difference- and pa...(Read Full Abstract)

Quality management practices in SMEs: a comparative study between India and Namibia

  • Authors: Chakraborty A., Mutingi M., Vashishth A.
    Year: 2019 | IIM Trichy
    Source: Benchmarking
    DOI: 10.1108/BIJ-08-2017-0210

Purpose: Small- and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) have now become an important part of economy for not only developed nations but also for emerging economies. Irrespective of the benefits that can be derived, SMEs in emerging economies still lack the will to implement quality management (QM) pract...(Read Full Abstract)

Semantic dilution of inequality: a smoke-screen for philanthrocapitalism

A recent trend in policy responses the rising public resentments with inequality is to prod the wealthy into spending a fraction of their profits on projects that promote social welfare. Legitimations of these policies are primarily derived through a dogma called ‘philanthrocapitalism’ that views bu...(Read Full Abstract)

Theoretical Framework for Digital Payments in Rural India: Integrating UTAUT and Empowerment Theory

  • Authors: Sharma M., Sharma S.K.
    Year: 2019 | IIM Trichy
    Source: IFIP Advances in Information and Communication Technology
    DOI: 10.1007/978-3-030-20671-0_15

Indian economy is considered as one of the most promising and fast growing among all developing countries in the world. In the current global scenario, India has a number of strengths namely younger population, greater access to mobile phones, increasing technical competence and digital literacy amo...(Read Full Abstract)

Trust and its determinants in internet banking: A study of private sector banks in India

  • Authors: Kumra R., Mittal R.K., Gunupudi L.
    Year: 2019 | IIM Trichy
    Source: Information Systems: Debates, Applications and Impacts
    DOI: 10.4324/9780429202933

Advancements in information technology have not only opened new vistas of business for bankers, but also enabled bankers to perform their existing services more efficiently. Analysts feel that the future of banking lies in the usage of technology, and that the technological revolution brought about ...(Read Full Abstract)

Trust in humanitarian operations: a content analytic approach for an Indian NGO

  • Authors: Awasthy P., Gopakumar K.V., Gouda S.K., Haldar T.
    Year: 2019 | IIM Trichy
    Source: International Journal of Production Research
    DOI: 10.1080/00207543.2019.1566652

Trust between partners, a key element enabling coordination across supply chains, has recently started gaining attention in humanitarian operations literature. Yet, empirical examination of this concept is scant. Borrowing from extant literature on trust within organisational behaviour stream, this ...(Read Full Abstract)

Vagabonds at the Margins: Acculturation, Subalterns, and Competing Worth

  • Authors: Sreekumar H., Varman R.
    Year: 2019 | IIM Trichy
    Source: Journal of Macromarketing
    DOI: 10.1177/0276146718815939

This study examines the cultural experiences of subaltern migrants from Kerala, India to the Middle East. It draws upon the French pragmatic sociology with attention to convention theory to cast in sharp relief different interpretations of worth that influence subaltern migrants or vagabonds as Zygm...(Read Full Abstract)

What does “green quality” really mean?

  • Authors: Gouda S.K., Awasthy P., Krishnan T.S., Sreedevi R.
    Year: 2019 | IIM Trichy
    Source: TQM Journal
    DOI: 10.1108/TQM-06-2018-0080

Purpose: The purpose of this paper is to identify various dimensions of green quality. It integrates the existing carbon footprinting technique with the eight dimensions of quality proposed by Garvin (1984, 1987). Apart from extending these concepts, it also proposes two new dimensions – traceabilit...(Read Full Abstract)

A model for planning the product portfolio and launch timings under resource constraints

  • Authors: Dash B., Gajanand M.S., Narendran T.T.
    Year: 2018 | IIM Trichy
    Source: International Journal of Production Research
    DOI: 10.1080/00207543.2017.1394588

Product design is increasingly becoming a critical function in many organisations having significant impact on their performance. It aims at the selection of a near-optimal mix of products and attribute-levels to offer in the target market. The standard product portfolio planning approach has focuse...(Read Full Abstract)

Adolescent's eWOM intentions: An investigation into the roles of peers, the Internet and gender

  • Authors: Mishra A., Maheswarappa S.S., Maity M., Samu S.
    Year: 2018 | IIM Trichy
    Source: Journal of Business Research
    DOI: 10.1016/j.jbusres.2017.04.005

Teenagers are major contributors of online content because of continuous communication and sharing with peers using social media or instant messaging apps. They like to immediately tell the world about their purchases and consumption experiences, which leads to the generation and transmission of ele...(Read Full Abstract)

Assessment of critical failure factors (CFFs) of Lean Six Sigma in real life scenario: Evidence from manufacturing and service industries

  • Authors: Sreedharan V.R., Gopikumar G.V., Nair S., Chakraborty A., Antony J.
    Year: 2018 | IIM Trichy
    Source: Benchmarking
    DOI: 10.1108/BIJ-10-2017-0281

Purpose: Many projects focus on the reliable operation of the activities in the project. Any failure in the process activities leads to major problems resulting in waste, defects, equipment damage, which has a direct impact on the consumers. In addition, Lean Six Sigma (LSS) is not new to this issue...(Read Full Abstract)

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)