Journal of Business and Economic Development

Volume 2, Issue 3, August 2017

  • Strategic Assets, Competitive Capabilities and Firm Performance: Review of the Literature

    Justus M. Kyengo, James Kilika

    Issue: Volume 2, Issue 3, August 2017
    Pages: 140-147
    Received: Dec. 27, 2016
    Accepted: Feb. 03, 2017
    Published: Feb. 24, 2017
    DOI: 10.11648/j.jbed.20170203.11
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    Abstract: Each firm faces a unique set of competitors when similarities among products and resources are considered to identify competitors. Despite much debate in the strategy literature on strategic assets, competitive capabilities and firm performance this debate has generated little consensus, hence the knowledge gap that the current paper seeks to fill.... Show More
  • Contribution of Trust Bank Ltd. As a Socio–Economic Development of Bangladesh: An Analysis

    Nawazeesh Muhammad Ali

    Issue: Volume 2, Issue 3, August 2017
    Pages: 148-155
    Received: Nov. 20, 2016
    Accepted: Dec. 07, 2016
    Published: Mar. 09, 2017
    DOI: 10.11648/j.jbed.20170203.12
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    Abstract: Commercial bank can play crucial role in Bangladesh economy. Trust Bank Limited is one of the leading private commercial banks having a spread network at the country. This paper mainly focused on the extensive work of Trust Bank Ltd. to alleviate poverty from the country such as- SMEs, agriculture, women entrepreneurs, CSR campaigns, green projects... Show More
  • Towards a New Understanding of the Economic Liberalization Philosophy

    Mostéfaoui Sofiane, Yousfat Ali

    Issue: Volume 2, Issue 3, August 2017
    Pages: 156-160
    Received: Feb. 03, 2017
    Accepted: Mar. 04, 2017
    Published: Mar. 22, 2017
    DOI: 10.11648/j.jbed.20170203.13
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    Abstract: The liberalized regime in any economy aims to perform three functions: the mobilization of saving (the pooling effect), the allocation of saving to the investment projects (the allocation effects) and the facilitation of payment system operations (operational effect). These functions impact tremendously the developmental trend of the economy and im... Show More
  • Examining the Essence of Performance Appraisal to Zoomlion Ghana Limited in Tamale

    Abdul-Razak Abubakari, Dasana Salifu Wumbei

    Issue: Volume 2, Issue 3, August 2017
    Pages: 161-169
    Received: Feb. 06, 2017
    Accepted: Feb. 27, 2017
    Published: Mar. 22, 2017
    DOI: 10.11648/j.jbed.20170203.14
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    Abstract: This study examined the essence of performance appraisal to Zoomlion Ghana Limited in Tamale Metropolis. A quantitative approach was adopted and both descriptive and inferential statistical tools were used in analysis of data. The research sought to examine the essence of PA to Zoomlion Ghana Limited, a waste management company in Tamale Metropolis... Show More
  • The Corporate Social Responsibility in Vietnam to Day

    Phu-Hop Mai

    Issue: Volume 2, Issue 3, August 2017
    Pages: 170-175
    Received: Feb. 15, 2017
    Accepted: Mar. 01, 2017
    Published: Mar. 22, 2017
    DOI: 10.11648/j.jbed.20170203.15
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    Abstract: Corporate social responsibility - CSR is the corporates commitments for stable economic development through activities which enhance living quality of the laborers, their family, community, and society, in a way which benefits both the corporate and common development of the society. The good implementation of CSR by the corporate does not only ens... Show More
  • Entrepreneurship Evolution and the Growth of Small Scale Businesses in Nigeria

    H. N. Nzewi, E. M. Onwuka, M. Onyesom

    Issue: Volume 2, Issue 3, August 2017
    Pages: 176-181
    Received: Oct. 30, 2016
    Accepted: Mar. 08, 2017
    Published: May 18, 2017
    DOI: 10.11648/j.jbed.20170203.16
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    Abstract: Entrepreneurship is an essential variable in the growth and development of any economy. The point at which man stopped satisfying only his needs and accommodated the needs of others marked the real evolution of entrepreneurship. Entrepreneurship development has been gradually corresponding with the development of the human race and it has reinforce... Show More
  • Time to Chirp; an Advice to Pakistan, China and India

    Muhammad Aamir Ali, Muhammad Afzal Asghar, Haroon Sarwar, Daniyal Saleem, Sehrish Ammar, Aroopa Iqbal

    Issue: Volume 2, Issue 3, August 2017
    Pages: 182-186
    Received: Feb. 16, 2017
    Accepted: Mar. 04, 2017
    Published: May 20, 2017
    DOI: 10.11648/j.jbed.20170203.17
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    Abstract: The scientific research is the key for industrialization. The objectives of this paper are to investigate the relationship between stock market growth and economic development and the moderating effect of scientific research on this relationship. The panel study is done by taking three countries Pakistan, China and India and the sample data is take... Show More
  • An Analysis of the Impact of Macroeconomic Variables and Foreign Direct Investment in Nigeria: A VECM Granger Causality Framework

    Paul Ndubuisi

    Issue: Volume 2, Issue 3, August 2017
    Pages: 187-197
    Received: Mar. 31, 2017
    Accepted: Apr. 15, 2017
    Published: May 26, 2017
    DOI: 10.11648/j.jbed.20170203.18
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    Abstract: This study examines the impact of macroeconomic variables on foreign direct investment in Nigeria over the period of 1981 to 2014. The data for the research was taken from Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN). Based on empirical analysis and econometrics technique, co integration method was adopted to measure the long run relationship between macroeconomi... Show More