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Corruption and firm financial policies: evidence from emerging market economies

  • Student Name: Bhanu Pratap Singh
    Subject/Area: Finance and Accounting
    Year: 2019 | IIM Raipur
    Chair Person: M. Kannadhasan
    Members: S. K. Mitra, C.P Gupta
    Keywords: Corruption, Financial policies, Emerging marketing economics

The firm's financial policies define the limits within which the firms take financial decisions.
The firm financial policies are determined by various factors. Hence, knowing the determinants of financial policies is of paramount importance for the firms. Overall, the extant literature sugges...(Read Full Abstract)


Customer engagement: role of product-related, brandrelated, personal goal and situational drivers of customer engagement

  • Student Name: Prateeksha Parihar
    Subject/Area: Marketing
    Year: 2019 | IIM Raipur
    Chair Person: Jagrook Dawra
    Members: Vinita Sahay, Amit Mookerjee
    Keywords: Customer engagement, personal goal

The relationship between customers and brands has become very complex and
difficult to maintain with the increasing expectations of customers from the brands. In the online environment, it is easier for managers to acquire new customers, but it is still difficult to retain existing ones. Main...(Read Full Abstract)


Degree of openness, international monetary transmission and spillovers

  • Student Name: Abhishek Kumar Rohit
    Subject/Area: Economics
    Year: 2019 | IIM Raipur
    Chair Person: Pradyumna Dash
    Members: Subrata Kumar Mitra, D.Tripati Rao
    Keywords: Openness, International monetary transmission, spillovers

Monetary policy contagion has been an important open-macroeconomic phenomenon
which has affected the policy-making of central bankers worldwide, irrespective of their open macroeconomic choices with respect to Mundellian trilemma (Mundell, 1963). In accordance with Mundellian trilemma, an eco...(Read Full Abstract)


Essays on decoy effect in consumer choice behavior

  • Student Name: Pravesh Kumar Padamwar
    Subject/Area: Marketing
    Year: 2019 | IIM Raipur
    Chair Person: Jagrook Dawra
    Members: Sreelata Jonnalagedda, Vinay kumar Kalakbandi
    Keywords: Choice behavior, preference construction, decoy effect, cognitive reflection, holistic thinking, analytical thinking, attraction effect, compromise effect, phantom decoy effect.

The systematic change in the relative preference between two equi-preferred alternatives caused by the introduction of a new alternative into the choice set is the ‘decoy effect.’ For instance, the introduction of a moderate-quality, high-price decoy alternative into a binary choice set that consist...(Read Full Abstract)


Global risk factors and stock returns: evidence from emerging markets

  • Student Name: Debojyoti Das
    Subject/Area: Finance and Accounting
    Year: 2019 | IIM Raipur
    Chair Person: M. Kannadhasan
    Members: Subrata Kumar Mitra, Malay Bhattacharya
    Keywords: Global risk, Stock return, Emerging markets

This dissertation investigates the impact of global risk factors on the emerging stock markets
(EMs). The study primarily examines three dimensions of global risk on the emerging markets in the form of three independent essays. The first essay examines whether the effects of international (US...(Read Full Abstract)


Three essays on earning management in india

  • Student Name: Surya Bhushan Kumar
    Subject/Area: Finance and Accounting
    Year: 2019 | IIM Raipur
    Chair Person: Vinay Goyal
    Members: S.k.mitra, C.P gupta
    Keywords: Earnings management; ownership structure; discretionary accruals; director compensation; real earnings management; india;

Earnings management has attracted a lot of attention from researchers, managers and
policy makers in accounting and finance area. Accounting reports are the most convenient and the most easily available information source to all stakeholders. However, presence of earnings management makes the...(Read Full Abstract)


Agility in pds supply chain through ict intervention: a select diagnostic analysis

  • Student Name: Namrata Sharma
    Subject/Area: Operations Research and Systems Analysis
    Year: 2018 | IIM Raipur
    Chair Person: PRS Sarma
    Members: Sumeet Gupta, Ravi Shankar
    Keywords: Agility, supply chain partners, ict intervention, performance

Continuous technological advancements, and empowered customers, with ever changing needs, are driving organizations to incorporate agility. Supply chains are crucial links to provide desired products to market in a timely and cost effectively manner. Hence, Supply Chain Agility (SCA) has become a pr...(Read Full Abstract)


Capability and psychosocial motivations of knowledge-based social exchanges and knowledge-based effectiveness

  • Student Name: Shashank Mital
    Subject/Area: Human Resources Management (HRM) & Organizational Behaviour (OB)
    Year: 2018 | IIM Raipur
    Chair Person: Atri Sengupta
    Members: Sumeet Gupta, Prof N.M. Agrawal
    Keywords: Proactive helping, knowledge-based social exchanges, professional identity, team identity, knowledge-based effectiveness, knowledge, skills and abilities, self-efficacy, internalized motivation, extrinsic motivation

The dominant focus of the existing research on helping is of reactive forms of helping whereas little is known about other relevant forms of helping. This dissertation research is an attempt to develop and measure the concept of proactive helping. Further, using social exchange theory and social ide...(Read Full Abstract)


Essays on dynamic relationship between crude oil, precious metals and stock markets

  • Student Name: Vaneet Bhatia
    Year: 2018 | IIM Raipur
    Chair Person: Subrata Kumar Mitra
    Members: Sankarshan Basu, Pradyumna Dash
    Keywords: Dynamic reletionship, Crude oil, Precious metals, stock markets

The objective of this thesis is to investigate the dynamic conditional correlation between commodity markets (crude oil and precious metals) and stock markets in a transnational set-up. This thesis is segregated into three independent essays. First essay investigates the dynamic conditional correlat...(Read Full Abstract)


Essays on online consumer reviews and consumer decision making

  • Student Name: T. Sai Vijay
    Subject/Area: Marketing
    Year: 2018 | IIM Raipur
    Chair Person: Sanjeev Prashar
    Members: Sumeet Gupta, Vinita sahay
    Keywords: Online consumer reviews, Decision making, consumer reviews

The studies on online reviews and their impact on consumer behavioral intention is gaining substantial attention of both academicians and business professionals. The growth of online commerce has given consumers a number of convenient options to shop from. This has led to the proliferation of e-comm...(Read Full Abstract)


Essays on optimisation models in healthcare operations management

  • Student Name: Rohan Kumar Jha
    Subject/Area: Operations Research and Systems Analysis
    Year: 2018 | IIM Raipur
    Chair Person: Manojit Chattopadhyay
    Members: Yuvraj Gajpal, Parikshit Charan
    Keywords: Healthcare operations, healthcare management, operation theatre, diagnostic unit, diagnostic facility, ambulance service, mobile healthcare center

This thesis focusses on optimisation models in healthcare operations management. The body of this work is comprised of six essays. The first essay is a comprehensive literature review on healthcare operations. This essay identified healthcare scheduling as one the most important theme and rest of es...(Read Full Abstract)


Essays on select issues in sustainable operations

  • Student Name: Shubham
    Subject/Area: Operations Research and Systems Analysis
    Year: 2018 | IIM Raipur
    Chair Person: Parikshit Charan
    Members: L.N Murty, Manojit Chattopadhaya
    Keywords: Sustainable operations, corporate enviromentalism, institutional theory, stakeholder theory, knowledge based view, organizational capability, survey research, structural equation modeling

Over the past five decades, the emphasis on corporate environmentalism has been rising. Firms have been under tremendous pressure from institutional actors to owe and reduce the environmental impact of their business operations. Firms have responded to the environmnetal pressures by implementing env...(Read Full Abstract)


Essays on select issues in sustainable supply chain management

  • Student Name: Vivek Roy
    Subject/Area: Operations Research and Systems Analysis
    Year: 2018 | IIM Raipur
    Chair Person: Parikshit Charan
    Members: Tobias Schoenherr, M. Kannadhasan
    Keywords: Supply chain management; sustainability; sustainable supply chain management; social responsibility; operations management

This research focuses on understanding how the traditional supply chains can be effectively transformed to sustainable supply chains. Specifically, it focuses on characterizing the finer nature of the journey inherent in this transformation. The research strengthen the argument that developments in ...(Read Full Abstract)


Essays on the relationship between overconfident trading behavior and market returns: evidence from india and china

  • Student Name: Suman Gupta
    Subject/Area: Finance and Accounting
    Year: 2018 | IIM Raipur
    Chair Person: Vinay Goyal
    Members: Vinay Kumar Kalakbandi, Sankarshan Basu
    Keywords: Behavioral finance; overconfidence; trading volume; market returns; cognitive biases; liquidity effect; global-recession

This thesis mainly focuses on the examination of the overconfident trading behavior of the Chinese and Indian investors. The testing has been performed by utilizing different context and dimensions. The testing variable comprises the trading volume, a proxy for trading activities, market returns, ma...(Read Full Abstract)


Impact of social media on citizens’ online political participation

  • Student Name: Vidushi Pandey
    Subject/Area: Information Systems & Information Technology
    Year: 2018 | IIM Raipur
    Chair Person: Sumeet Gupta
    Members: Hee-woong Kim, Manojit Chattopadhyay
    Keywords: Social media, Political participation, Citizens

Role of personality traits, social conformity and motivation in shaping impulse buying behaviour

  • Student Name: Chandan Parsad
    Subject/Area: Marketing
    Year: 2018 | IIM Raipur
    Chair Person: Sanjeev Prashar
    Members: Vinita Sahay, Jagrook dawra
    Keywords: Personality traits, social conformity, motivation

Impulse buying behaviour has emerged as one of the most noteworthy areas of
marketing and consumer behaviour literature. A number of studies have identified
various behavioural aspects that impact the consumers impulse buying behaviour and have formulated the relevant constructs. To in...(Read Full Abstract)


Four essays in the theory of efficient market hypothesis and credit risk

  • Student Name: Bawa Jaslene Kaur Ranjit Singh
    Subject/Area: Finance and Accounting
    Year: 2017 | IIM Raipur
    Chair Person: Vinay Goyal
    Members: Sankarshan Basu, Subrata Kumar Mitra
    Keywords: Anomaly, range to standard deviation ratio, directional trading, momentum, trading strategy, efficient market hypothesis

Impulse buying behaviour has emerged as one of the most noteworthy areas of
marketing and consumer behaviour literature. A number of studies have identified
various behavioural aspects that impact the consumers impulse buying behaviour and have formulated the relevant constructs. To in...(Read Full Abstract)