Proceedings of 38th International Business Research Conference

21st Nov, 2016 – 23rd Nov, 2016

Novotel Hotel Sydney Central, Sydney, Australia

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

PO Box 33, Webb Street, Nare Warren, Melbourne, Victoria 3805, Australia

ISBN: 978-1-925488-20-3


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These proceedings are organised under the following tracks:

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


Proceedings of 38th International Business Research Conference

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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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102 Industry Dynamism and Financial Performance: The Role of MAS Information, PMO, and CRP in the Relationship Utami P. Lestari, Lokman Mia and Lanita Winata View & Download
104 The Considerations for the Implementation of an Activity Based Costing (ABC) System Rafiuddin Ahmed and Desti Kannaiah View & Download
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603 Ranking DMUs by using Interval DEA Cross-efficiency Matrix with Preference Aggregation Shiang-Tai Liu View & Download
605 Test the Model Multi Asset-Liability Management and Optimization Models: The Case Commercial Bank of Iran Shadi Shahverdiani and Ali Salar View & Download
607 Loan Portfolio Concentration and Foreign Bank Entry: The Effect on Return and Risk Amanda Melissa Christiana, Viverita View & Download
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201 Does Exchange Rate Volatility Dishearten Trade Flows? Evidence from Error-Correction Model Muhammad Khalid Rashid, Faisal Abbas and Shahid Iqbal View & Download
203 Savings Accounts or Financial Discussion, Which is More Important? Stephen Agnew View & Download
208 Technical Efficiency and Spill over Effects of FDI: Evidence from Indian Automobile Sector Amarendu Nandy and Abhisek Sur View & Download
217 Farm Specific Factors and Profit Efficiency of Rice Farmers in Bangladesh IKM Mokhtarul Wadud and Harun Ar Rashid View & Download
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313 The Effect of Acquiring Firms’ Managerial Ability on M&A Activities Sidney Leung and Huijie CUI View & Download
315 Value Creation Strategies for Taiwan’s Manufacturers under Asymmetric Grin Curve Jwu-Rong Lin, Chen-Jui Huang, Chia-Chung Chan, Ying-Chyi Chou, and Ching-Yu Chen View & Download
325 Financing Constraints, Leverage and Firm Investment: Switching Regression Approach Maria Ulpah View & Download
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411 An Analysis of Changes in Firm Total Revenue from 2009-2016 by Firm Sector Pradip K. Shukla and Monica P. Shukla View & Download
418 Empowerment and Service Quality: The Sequential Mediating Effects of Affective Commitment and Work Centrality Wen Juan Cai, Mark Loon and Chi Keung Thomas Chan View & Download
419 Business Modelling Decisions for Dementia Care at Home George Blanas and Stamatia Kilindri View & Download
422 Using Stakeholder Theory to Explain the Development of Safety Culture to Improve Safety Performance Torky Althaqafi and Barry Elsey View & Download
423 Realising Value from IT Procurement: A Conceptual Model for Alignment of Organisational Goals and Benefits Amit Ghildyal and Elizabeth Chang View & Download
424 Technology Enabled Platform-based Digital Government Transformation Jenny Huang and Elizabeth Chang View & Download
428 An Empirical Study of the Effects of Training & Development Practices on Employees Performance at ASDA in UK Md Sahid Howladar and Professor Zhang Shi Yun View & Download
429 Operation Management and Decision Support Powered by Heterogeneous System Integration Steven Cannon, Sazia Parvin, Amit Ghildyal, Tasneem Memon and Elizabeth Chang View & Download
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505 Impact of Corporate Social Responsibility Practices on Consumer Behaviour: FMCGs in Tamil Nadu Desti Kannaiah and A. Jayakumar View & Download