Economics and Business Administration

  • Bank Selection Criteria in the Saudi Community Empirical Study of Saudi Banks Customers in Tabuk City

    Bank Selection Criteria in the Saudi Community Empirical Study of Saudi Banks’ Customers in Tabuk City Bakhita Hamdow Gad Elkreem Braima University of Tabuk/ faculty of business administration The study aims to investigate the determinant factors of bank choice among Saudi community; to rank these determining factors according of the customer’s priority; and to examine whether Saudi banks ‘customers will be a homogeneous group concerning the way they select a bank or not.it follows a descriptive survey research design, quantitative…

  • Impact of Intellectual Capital on Firm Performance

    Impact of Intellectual Capital on Firm Performance Wafa Farrukha and Javaria Qais Joiyaa Faculty of Management Studies, University of Central Punjab For the better performance in the business, significance of Intellectual Capital (IC) has got world glance. Current study analysis is primarily based on the investigating the impact of intellectual capital on the overall financial performance and financial efficiency of manufacturing firms in Pakistan. For this purpose, panel data regression analysis has been conducted to check the effect of major…

  • The Efficacy of counseling in Eradicating The Problems of Entrepreneurship Education

    The Efficacy of counseling in Eradicating The Problems of Entrepreneurship Education Kowo Solomon Akpoviroroa1 and Akinbola Olufemi Amosb2 1Department of Business and Entrepreneurship,Kwara State University, Malete, Nigeria 2Department of Business Administration Federal University of Agriculture, Abeokuta Nigeria. This paper examines the effect counseling in eradicating the problems of entrepreneurship education. The study actually tried to find the extent at which counselling has enhanced entrepreneurship education significantly and how Cognitive Behavior Modification Strategies (CBMS) can be used to instill awareness of…

  • Effect of Trading Volume on Market Returns of Equity Securities Market in Kenya

    Effect of Trading Volume on Market Returns of Equity Securities Market in Kenya Mwiti Jedidah Karwitha, Willy Muturi, Oluoch J. Oluoch School of Business, Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology P.O Box 62000-00200 Nairobi, Kenya The study aimed to establish the effect of trading volume on market returns of securities traded in Kenyan securities exchange market. The study used secondary data from all the firms listed in NSE during the period 2004 to 2016. The target population of the…

  • Factors Affecting Internal Auditor’s Performance in Public Universities in Kenya

    Factors Affecting Internal Auditor’s Performance in Public Universities in Kenya Ruth Mwende Mokono and Tabitha Nasieku Department of business administration, School of Business, Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology P.O Box 62000-00200 Nairobi, Kenya. The study focused on the factors affecting internal auditors ‘performance in public universities in Kenya. It aimed at achieving the objectives: to determine how the working environment, to assess how the challenges to the independence of internal auditors, to assess the impact of the level…

  • A study on the Management Mode of Modern Vocational Education in China

    A study on the Management Mode of Modern Vocational Education in China Hongmei YANG National Institute of Development Administration Since the reform and opening up, the management model of China’s vocational education has exposed many problems and deficiencies in the process of continuous improvement. The purpose of this paper is to study the management mode of modern vocational education in China, including: 1) research on the development of modern vocational education in China after reform and opening up; 2) study…

  • A Brief Report for Trading Game

    A Brief Report for Trading Game Yibin Liu   This paper summarizes trade details, strategy made, and the participant learned through trading on STOCKTRAK game. The report also includes the profits and losses, every trade made on derivatives products, the timing for buying and selling and gain some practical experience. Keywords: trading strategies and motivations, empirical edification

  • The pursuit of ethical practice in Distance Higher Education assessment in a Business Leadership School

    The pursuit of ethical practice in Distance Higher Education assessment in a Business Leadership School Angelo Nicolaides UNISA Graduate School of Business Leadership The pursuit for quality in the learning process in Distance Higher Education is ongoing and continually leading to better ways in which to facilitate learning. It is evident in current literature that high-quality learning outcomes can be achieved by giving students in higher education institutions greater control over their own learning and by engaging in reflective inquiry…

  • Brief valuation of Systems, Applications & Products (SAP) corporation

    Brief valuation of Systems, Applications & Products (SAP) corporation Yibin Liu, Andrew Gleeson, Ciaran Dowling,Julian Rene Graef SAP is one of the largest players in the commercial software sector. Following our analysis of SAP’s history and capital structure, it is evident that the company has been able to sustain a stable growth for the past 15 years, whilst also maintaining a stable dividend payout. Barring 2015, SAP’s WACC has fallen year on year over the observed period, maximising shareholder value…

  • Digital Shopping and the Purchasing Journey of Post Graduate Students in Rivers State University, Port Harcourt, Nigeria

    Digital Shopping and the Purchasing Journey of Post Graduate Students in Rivers State University, Port Harcourt, Nigeria Ordah, John Makelemi1 and Enyioko, Newman C.2 1Post Graduate Student, Department of Marketing, Rivers State University, Port Harcourt, Nigeria. 2PhD Research Scholar, Department of Marketing, Rivers State University, Port Harcourt, Nigeria. The study examined the effect of digital shopping on the purchasing journey of post graduate students in Rivers State University, Port Harcourt, Nigeria. The study sampled 395 respondents from five (5) faculties…