Economics and Business Administration

  • 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…

  • Exploring the relationship among Servant leadership, Trust, Team efficacy and intrinsic motivation in Medical field

    Exploring the relationship among Servant leadership, Trust, Team efficacy and intrinsic motivation in Medical field Misbah Rasheed and Salma Hayat University of Sargodha Growing topic now a day in the leadership literature is servant leadership. Purpose of this paper is to explore the emergent mechanism of servant leadership with the dependent variable of intrinsic motivation as well as trust as moderator and team efficacy as a mediator. Data sample of 200 respondent’s males and females both has been taken from…

  • Impact of Employee Engagement on Organizational Effectiveness

    Impact of Employee Engagement on Organizational Effectiveness Muhammad Hamid, Tayyaba Javed, Fatima Sarfraz, Muqadsa Iltaf Department of Business Administration, University Of Sargodha Purpose: Every organization has the aim of improving their effectiveness. Financial markets are also using different management practices to enhance the competitive level. Purpose of this study is to improve the organization effectiveness by interconnection among all the variables and to check the moderator effect on all these variables. Design/methodology/approach: Convenience sampling technique is used to obtain the…

  • The effect of re-engineering of administrative operations On strategic performance. (Engistrative) Case study; Jordanian companies of mining

    The effect of re-engineering of administrative operations On strategic performance. (Engistrative) Case study; Jordanian companies of mining Khaled Ebdah Department of business administration University of taibahu. K.S.A This research purposes to recognize the effect of re-engineering of administrative operations( engistrative ) on strategic performance in Jordanian companies of mining ; and reach the recommendations that aim to increase the necessity of this side to ameliorate the strategic performance level in these companies from the financial sides ; operational and competitive…

  • A short review of Non-Audit Services and its Regulations

    A short review of Non-Audit Services and its Regulations You Yu Non-Audit Services and its regulations were summarized in this short review. First is to introduce what Non-Audit Services is and then review the regulations of Non-Audit Services in the U.S. and the European Commission. Finally, we analyze the research problem in Non-Audit Services. Keywords: Non-Audit Services, Non-Audit Services regulations, U.S., European Commission

  • Status quo of the US and UK’s P2P lending regulation

    Status quo of the US and UK’s P2P lending regulation Hang Yin The paper analyzes the current status of the US and UK’s P2P lending regulation and compares China’s regulatory system with the US and UK’s to extract experiences and lessons from relatively mature regulation. For the US, it does not make any new laws but relies on current existing laws and regulations to supervise P2P lending industry. US’s strong functional regulatory pattern makes it become the strictest in regulating…

  • Status quo of China’s P2P lending regulation

    Status quo of China’s P2P lending regulation Hang Yin This research illustrates the status quo of China’s P2P regulation by corresponding the current laws and rules with the business models and risks analyzed above. In this paper, China’s current P2P lending regulation is presented in terms of the existing laws, department rules, industry associations, and the adjudication situation of problem platforms. Through the research, it can be seen that the existing laws have blank and gray spaces for P2P lending…