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An Extension of the Technology Acceptance Model for the E-Repurchasing of Sports Match Tickets

J. Khazaei Pool; R. Verij Kazemi; M. Amani; J. Kia Lashaki

Volume 6, Issue 1 , January 2016, Pages 1-12

  The purpose of the present study is to investigate effective factors in making people willing to repurchase sports match tickets online with the approach of extending technology acceptance model. This research is considered applied regarding its purpose, descriptive- survey regarding its method, and ...  Read More

Impact of Buyback Announcement on Share Price: A Company and Industry Wise Analysis

S. Kumar Pradhan; R. Kasilingam

Volume 6, Issue 1 , January 2016, Pages 13-21

  The study attempts to find out the impact of buyback announcement on share price. Paired sample T-test is employed to compare share price before and after the buyback announcement. The analysis of variance is also used to find out whether there is any significant difference among industries in the price ...  Read More

Ranking Pharmaceutics Industry Using SD-Heuristics Approach

S. H. Ahmadi; S. R. Alizadeh Shani

Volume 6, Issue 1 , January 2016, Pages 23-34

  In recent years stock exchange has become one of the most attractive and growing businesses in respect of investment and profitability. But applying a scientific approach in this field is really troublesome because of variety and complexity of decision making factors in the field. This paper tries to ...  Read More

Analyzing the Preferences of Knowledgeable Citizens towards Alternatives in Emergency Products: A Study on Alternative Treatment Services in Sylhet City, Bangladesh

A. Latif; D. Dam; A. Hasan

Volume 6, Issue 1 , January 2016, Pages 35-48

  The present study aimed to examine the determinants of using alternative treatment plans in different types of problems by different educated professionals to facilitate in formulating the appropriate marketing strategies of the most important emergency product- Medicare service providers. This paper ...  Read More

Luxury Tourism as a Community Economic Development Strategy in the Depleted Community of Gananoque and the 1000 Islands

D. Kirkby; R. Alasadi

Volume 6, Issue 1 , January 2016, Pages 49-63

  This paper aims to shed the light on how the luxury tourism may serve as a community economic development strategy in the depleted communities. The purpose of the study is to identify the interests and preferences of potential tourists in the 21st century, primarily those individuals who have the time ...  Read More

Performance Evaluation of Closed Ended Mutual Funds in Pakistan

M. Bilawal; M. Dilawar Khan; R. Yasir Hussain; U. Akmal

Volume 6, Issue 1 , January 2016, Pages 65-71

  Mutual funds are the best tool to mobilize savings and investments in an economy and Pakistan is the pioneer in South Asia, but this industry is not as much mature in comparison to its age in Pakistan. This paper examines the performance of closed ended mutual funds in Pakistan by using five different ...  Read More

Politics of Performance Appraisal Effects: A Study of Aviation Industry of Islamabad

H. Naseer; M. Ahmad

Volume 6, Issue 1 , January 2016, Pages 73-84

  The organizational life pervaded with politics (some organizations more than others are). Hence, political behavior is an ordinary part of the Performance Appraisals (PAS) processes and PAS are highly prone by politics. Politics is an important determinant in the pay systems as both supervisors and subordinates ...  Read More

Organizational Vigor Creation Model in Universities

Behnoush Jovari

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 08 June 2023

  This study aimed to identify and the organizational vigor creation model in the universities. In this regard, based on the consensus of the experts' opinion, a process model conditions was designed for vigor-creating in human resources of the university. The validity and reliability of ...  Read More

Business Administration and Entrepreneurship

Mahwish Jamil; Ahmad Firdause Md Fadzil; Amber Waqar; Mohd Rafi Yaacob

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 08 June 2023

  A family business is generally recognized as a famous business practice worldwide Despite the considerable contributions of family businesses to the industry, family business sustainability is seen as a critical issue. One of the reasons for family business failure is a challenge in implementing the ...  Read More

Business Administration and Entrepreneurship
Entrepreneurship Development Policies in Iran; A critical Review of the Strategic Document and A Comparison to Alphabet Model of Global Entrepreneurship Monitor

nahid jamali; Soudabeh Vatankhah; mohammadreza maleki; Sayed Mohammad Hassan Emami

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 08 June 2023

  Introduction: The rapidly changing world, necessitates new demands which forces the governments to change the game in terms of policies to support entrepreneurs to fasten the development of new technologies in response to the needs. The success rates of the policies are monitored and reported by GEM. ...  Read More

Examining the Effect of Perceived Brand Innovativeness on Customer-Based Brand Equity

Seyed Mohammad Saleh Hashemi Apourvari; yaser sobhanifard; Mohammad Hossein Maziarfar

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 08 June 2023

  This research investigates the effects of Customer-perceived brand innovativeness (C.P.B.I.) on Customer-Based brand equity (C.B.B.E.). The research consists of four main phases. In the first step, the factors affecting the subject were extracted through the study of research literature. By studying ...  Read More

Business and Marketing
Assessing the customer's satisfaction with the Service quality of Microfinance Institutions in Iran (Case Study: Shahed Microfinance Institution)

Eslam Karimi; Mojtaba Abbasi Ghadi

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 08 June 2023

  One of the primary measures considered in the customer relationship management (CRM) of banks and financial institutions is assessing the service environment in various forms of needs assessment and satisfaction assessment. Customer satisfaction refers to the evaluation and judgment of customers regarding ...  Read More

What are the main professional competencies for court of justice heads? (a qualitative model)

Shirzad Farhikhteh; Fatemeh Farhikhteh

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 08 June 2023

  The purpose of this study is designing a model of professional competency for the court of justice heads in Iran. Since the heads of justice in the country are always selected among judges, the model is mostly focused on the heads and judges. In this research we used both qualitative and quantitative ...  Read More

Islamic Azad University

Jassbi, A., Ph.D

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