Journal of Business and Economic Development

Volume 6, Issue 1, March 2021

  • Effect of the Quality of Institutions on the Tax Structure in West African Economic and Monetary Union Countries (WAEMU)

    Aichatou Mourfou, Idrissa Mohamed Ouedraogo

    Issue: Volume 6, Issue 1, March 2021
    Pages: 1-11
    Received: Jan. 05, 2021
    Accepted: Jan. 18, 2021
    Published: Jan. 25, 2021
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    Abstract: The objective of this paper is to analyze the effect of the quality of institutions on the different types of tax revenues, in particular on the total tax revenue, the direct tax revenue, the domestic indirect tax revenue and the trade tax revenue. The econometric analysis used the Pooled Mean Group (PMG) estimator over the period from 1996 to 2015... Show More
  • The Mediating Role of Strategy Execution on the Relationship Between TMT Characteristics and Organizational Performance in a Regulatory Setting in Kenya

    Joseph Odongo Oketch, James Mutuku Kilika, Godfrey Muigai Kinyua

    Issue: Volume 6, Issue 1, March 2021
    Pages: 12-22
    Received: Jan. 07, 2021
    Accepted: Feb. 01, 2021
    Published: Feb. 09, 2021
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    Abstract: There is consensus among strategic management scholars and practitioners that strategic management as a practice has a vital role in organizational performance. It has also been argued that the strategic management process can be divided into four broad stages namely, strategy formulation, strategy execution, strategy monitoring and strategy evalua... Show More
  • Influence of Firm Size on CEOs Compensation

    Omamo Anne, Peter K’obonyo, Florence Muindi

    Issue: Volume 6, Issue 1, March 2021
    Pages: 23-29
    Received: Feb. 05, 2021
    Accepted: Feb. 17, 2021
    Published: Feb. 27, 2021
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    Abstract: This study focused its attention to the link among firm size and CEO compensation of firms listed at the NSE. Previous researchers have identified firm’s characteristics that influence the firm’s ability to perform. The identified characteristics include firm size, age, reputation and legitimacy. A firm’s characteristics could be described through ... Show More
  • Influence of Organizational Leadership on Organizational Learning in Private Chartered Universities in Kenya

    Beth Wangari Njuguna, Esther Waiganjo, Willy Muturi

    Issue: Volume 6, Issue 1, March 2021
    Pages: 30-36
    Received: Feb. 05, 2021
    Accepted: Feb. 15, 2021
    Published: Mar. 04, 2021
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    Abstract: Organizations are facing many challenges due to multiplicity of factors such as globalization and the resulting intensification of competition within organizations. This calls for a reexamination of organizational leadership and its response to the increasing competitive world. It also implies that organizations need to introduce robust organizatio... Show More
  • Influence of Supply Chain Leagility on Performance of Humanitarian Aid Organizations in Kenya

    Nyile Erastus Kiswili, Ismail Noor Shale, Anthony Osoro

    Issue: Volume 6, Issue 1, March 2021
    Pages: 37-57
    Received: Feb. 25, 2021
    Accepted: Mar. 09, 2021
    Published: Mar. 17, 2021
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    Abstract: In today’s volatile and uncertain humanitarian environment, adopting a purely lean or a purely agile supply chain is not effective. Humanitarian organizations are struggling to obtain the highest possible performance from their supply chains by utilizing and adopting various supply chain designs. This is upon realization that despite the huge chunk... Show More