Proceedings of 40th International Business Research Conference

9th Jan, 2017 – 10th Jan, 2017

Flora Grand Hotel, Dubai, UAE

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: 978-1-925488-27-2

 

Copyright © 2015 by the above publisher. All rights reserved. No part of this publication can be reproduced in any form or by any means without the permission of the concerned author and/or the GRIBA

 

These proceedings are organised under the following tracks:

  • Accounting
  • Banking
  • Economics
  • Finance
  • Management
  • Marketing
  • Social Sciences

 

Proceedings of 40th International 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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101 Firm-level Investor Optimism and Accounting Misconduct Shantaram Hegde and Tingyu Zhou View & Download
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603 Client Awareness and Perception of CSR Activities in Islamic and Conventional Banks: a Survey in Bahrain Abdullah Al-Hadrami and Sutan Hidayat View & Download
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202 Women in STEM Education and Income Inequality: The Case of Sub-Sahara Africa Juliet U. Elu and Tiffany Bussey View & Download
204 Adoption Rate and Market Potential of Sharing Economy: Comparative Analysis between Croatia and Switzerland Mirko Palić, Petra Šošić and Tomislav Krišto View & Download
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303 New Emerging Buying Trends in KSA Customers Mohammad Naquibur Rahman View & Download
311 How to Estimate Beta from Firm Fundamentals? Peer Group vs. Regression Approach Fabian Schmid View & Download
312 Estimating the Illiquidity Discount from Companies Trading on the OTC Market Fabian Schmid View & Download
313 The Reliability of Credit Ratings and Opportunistic Behaviors of Credit Rating Agencies and Bond Issuers Gitae Park and Ho-Young Lee View & Download
315 Gold Prices and US Stock Market Indices: Volatility Transmissions and Hedging Strategies Using VAR-GARCH Fatema Alaali and Hanan Naser View & Download
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408 Can Diversity Management Pay Off? Influence of Diversity Management on Antecedents of OCB in the Lebanese Banking Sector Rima M. Bizri View & Download
409 Nurturing Student Entrepreneurial Intention: The Role of Support Mechanisms Chuks Eresia-Eke and Chishuvo Gunda View & Download
417 Adapting the Input-Mediators-Output-Input (IMOI) Model to Measure Virtual Teams’ Performance and Satisfaction within the United Arab Emirates Samah Khalil View & Download
418 An Empirical Study of Impact of Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) on Employees’ Behaviour Jacob Cherian View & Download
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506 Shopper Marketing Interventions to Encourage Healthier Food Purchasing Maria Grazia Cardinali, Silvia Bellini and Benedetta Grandi View & Download
507 Understanding Consumers’ Perceptions and Behavior Related To Healthy Checkout Benedetta Grandi, Maria Grazia Cardinali and Silvia Bellini View & Download