Proceedings of 2018 Annual London Business Research Conference

6th Aug, 2018 – 7th Aug, 2018

Imperial College, South Kensington, London

Editor: Mr. Tanzil Hoque, Global Research Institute for Business Academics, Australia

Published by: Global Research Institute for Business Academics, Australia

ABN: 20 600 582 016

28 Harlington Street, Clayton 3168, Melbourne, Australia

ISBN: 978-1-925488-64-7


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These proceedings are organised under the following tracks:

  • Accounting
  • Banking
  • Economics
  • Finance
  • Management
  • Marketing


Proceedings of 2018 Annual London Business Research Conference

How To Find Your Paper?

Papers contained in these proceedings are refereed papers as they are double blind peer reviewed. The readers are advised to click on individual track names (say Management) and then select the paper by the paper number, title and or author (s). We have tried to minimize the errors but sole responsibility rests on the author(s) concerned. In some cases, we have provided "abstract" only as per instruction of the concerned author(s). We hope these papers would serve as the most valuable materials for business research only and no materials should be used or manipulated for any purpose other than purely academic research. We appreciate the contribution of the author(s) and our editorial staff who worked relentlessly to make the conference an outstanding success.

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106 Stock Market Volatility from a Neurofinance Perspective: New Zealand Experience Mathew Abraham View & Download
108 The Spillover Effects of Bright-Line Tests: Evidence from China Yunling Song, Shihong Li & Ling Zhou View & Download
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608 Bank's review decisions influenceon financing behaviorand operatingperformance-Evidence fromTaiwan Bih-YunKuo, Yu-Syuan Huang, Zhi-Ling Gao and Shu-Yu Cho View & Download
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202 The Role of Private Sector in Achieving Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs): The Case of Indonesia Taridi K Ridho View & Download
207 FDI Inwards and Exchange Rate Volatility: Causality Evidence from Emerging and Developed Economies Mohammad I. Elian and Nabeel Sawalha View & Download
208 Sovereign Nations and Single Markets: The Case of Brexit Warren Matthews and Robert Driver View & Download
210 India’s Growth Spillover in South and South East Asia: A Spatial Panel Econometric Approach Rohan Ray and Cledwyn Fernandez View & Download
211 Corporate sector restructuring, Productivity growth and the Role of Foreign-owned enterprises in China Jie Wu and Chan-Guk Huh View & Download
216 Employee Demography & Work Related Priorities: A Study on Indian Workforce Sujata Bose and Durba Pal View & Download
217 The Design of Optimized Electricity Tariff Structure Using Stochastic-Based Scenarios Noriza Mohd Saad, Zulkifli Abdullah, Nora Yusma Mohamed Yusof, Norhayati Mat Husin, Joon Ibrahim, Ahmad Lutfi Mohayiddin and Mohamad Taufik Mohd Arshad View & Download
218 A Recessionary U.S. Economy Will Be A Surprise: Declining The Rate Of Growth Of Profits And Other Indicators In 2017 Predicts A Slow Growth In The Us Economy In The Coming Months Bob Namvar View & Download
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301 Finance - Growth Relationship: A Panel Cointegration Analysis Muhammad Ihsan Ullah Khan View & Download
303 Does the competition impact on Cost Efficiency of Insurance and Takaful Sectors? Evidence from the Stochastic Frontier Analysis Ahmad Alrazni Alshammari, Syed Musa bin Syed Jaafar Alhabshi and Buerhan Saiti View & Download
306 Revisiting the Trade-Off Theory of Capital Structure: The Role of Corporate Governance Umar Butt View & Download
310 Household Fuel Use in Rural China Christophe Muller and Huijie Yan View & Download
311 Comparative and Trend Analysis of Financial Management Practices in Southeast Asia Higher Education Institutions (HEIs) Mohd Rahim Khamis, Norliza Che Yahya, Norlida Jaafar and Zaini Abdullah View & Download
313 Comparison Study on Asset Pricing Model in Chinese Stock Market: CAPM and Fama-French Model Tianshu Liu and Jae-Seung Baek View & Download
316 The Role of Emotional Intelligence and Behavioral Biases on Financial Decision Making: A Conceptual Framework Muskaan Arora and Santha Kumari View & Download
318 “Who Bought Cheap IPOs? — A Study of Shareholders in Swedish IPOs 2006–2016 Martin Abrahamson View & Download
321 The Effects of Internet Banking on Performance of Lebanese Commercial Banks Mohamed Nazir Tarabay and Jamil Ali Hammoud View & Download
323 Global Financial Crisis and Currency Options Market Efficiency: Evidence with Ultra-High Frequency Data Zakirul Huda, Ariful Hoque, Dominic Gasbarro and Kamrul Hassan View & Download
325 The role of Islamic Social Finance in Economic Growth of Malaysia: Evidence from ARDL Bound Testing Approach Irwan Shah Zainal Abidin and Muhammad Haseeb View & Download
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402 Female Leadership and Firm Performance in Thailand: The Effects of Firm Type and Human Capital Natenapha Wailerdsak (Yabushita) View & Download
412 A preliminary study on the organisational factors influencing accurate cost estimation Normila Ahmad, Hafizah Mohd Latif and Nurul Huda Abdul Hadi View & Download
422 The Impact of Horizontal Revolution on Small and Medium size Enterprises (SMEs) Owned by Women: The Context of the UAE Samia Kargwell View & Download
425 Theoretical Relationship between Chaos and Complexity Larry L Ball View & Download
426 Exploration and Assessment of Leen Practices across Service Supply Chains of UAE Matloub Hussain and Mehmood Khan View & Download
432 An Important Element in the Supply Chain of U.S. Manufacturing: Mexico’s Export-of-Manufactures Sector Rutilio Martinez View & Download
433 From Chinese economic hard power to management soft power in Africa: Evidence from a qualitative study Alexis Abodohoui and Zhan Su View & Download
436 RTAs Network and Market Factor Effects on Trade: Evidence from Taiwan’s Major Electronics Industry Yi-Long Jaw and Kuo-Feng Wang View & Download
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501 The Determinants of Patent Value: A Survival Analysis of Renewal Period on theBasis of Chinese Patents Gupeng Zhang, Xiumei Zheng, Haiyan Wang and Lingjuan Li View & Download
504 The Impact of Brand Personality on Brand Loyoality: A Mediation of Customer Trust and Satisfaction Hina Rehman View & Download
505 “Evolution of E-Cycles in India”: A Case Study of Niche Market of Being Human Harkomaljit Singh Dhillon View & Download
506 “Alexa! An Epitome of Virtual Reality”: A Case of Amazon‟s Innovative Products Inderpreet Kaur View & Download
509 Intracultural vs. Intercultural Service Encounters: Employees’ and Customers’ Perspectives Jackie Tam View & Download