A Comparative Evaluation of Profitability of Conventional Banks versus Islamic Banks in Bangladesh

Jabir Bin Abdullah; Rokibul Hasan Sakib; Dewan Azmal Hossain; Ishtiak Ahmed Sakib

Volume 7, Issue 10 , October 2020, , Pages 580-597


  Generally two types of banking system exist in Bangladesh: conventional banking system and Islamic banking system. The conventional banking system consists of interest based banking system. On the other hand Islamic banking system is free of interest. As a result their profitability also differs. The ...  Read More

Disclosure, Accountability and Performance: The Case of Ghanaian Banking Industry

Alex Antwi-Adjei; Kong Yusheng; Samuel Asubonteng

Volume 6, Issue 12 , December 2019, , Pages 844-861

  Emerging post-financial crisis research in Africa recently suggest a strong linkage between poor corporate governance and the non-transparency in the financial institutions involved, leading to loss of investor confidence and other ramifying effects. This has reignited the need to progressively re-examine ...  Read More

Outsourcing Performance and Overall Firm Performance in the Banking Sector: The Moderating Role of Monitoring

Wisdom Wise Kwabla Pomegbe; Wenyuan Li; Courage Simon Kofi Dogbe; Charles Oduro Acheampong Otoo

Volume 6, Issue 7 , July 2019, , Pages 521-541

  The study examined the impact of outsourcing performance on overall firm performance, and the moderating role of monitoring.Seventy-seven(77) operations or branch managers of banks in the Ashanti region were sampled for the study. A hierarchical regression model was employed after the validity and reliability ...  Read More

Determinants of Capital Structure and Performance in Listed Companies of Tehran Stock Exchange

Mina Jami; Amir Shams Koloukhi

Volume 5, Issue 11 , November 2018, , Pages 849-860

  This study examines the determinants of capital structure and performance in the listed companies of Tehran Stock Exchange. Information of the financial statements of the sample companies were extracted using Rahavardnovin Software. Statistical population included listed companies in Tehran Stock Exchange ...  Read More

Impact of Human Resource Management Practices (HRM) on Performance of SMEs in Multan, Pakistan

Fareeha Naz; Junaid Aftab; Muhammad Awais

Volume 3, Issue 11 , November 2016, , Pages 699-708

  Small and medium enterprises (SMEs) support countries’ economies in financial context and also create employment opportunities. Human resource management (HRM) practices are very important to equip employees via training & development, employees’ motivation through effective rewards policies ...  Read More

The General Review of the Leader’s Self Enhancement on the Organization

Teoh Kae Nging; Rashad Yazdanifard

Volume 2, Issue 12 , December 2015, , Pages 1497-1507

  One of the self-evaluating motives is that of self enhancement and it is a focus on making oneself happy and to maintain personal self-esteem. Leaders with a self enhancement bias are linked to low interpersonal relationships and low performance. People do not like to work with self-enhancers because ...  Read More

Performance Measurement Systems

Syafiyah Norsyahira Jubidin; Nor Filianie Aziz; Asraf Ahmad; Shahryar Sorooshian

Volume 2, Issue 2 , February 2015, , Pages 153-155

  This article is in the form of a viewpoint, presenting the need of the support from academic journals to contribute through calls for publishing studies in the area of performance analysis system development for businesses and industries. The paper starts with a short review of current performance analysis ...  Read More

The Relationship between Activity Based Costing, Perceived Environmental Uncertainty and Global Performance

Azzouz Elhamma

Volume 2, Issue 1 , January 2015, , Pages 73-90

  The aim of this paper is to present the main results of an empirical study done in Morocco and attempts to highlight the impact of the perceived environmental uncertainty on the activity based costing implementation and its performance according to the perceived environmental uncertainty. Data were collected ...  Read More

A Review of Privatization in Iran

Leila Sedighikamal; Ghodratollah Talebnia

Volume 1, Issue 1 , August 2014, , Pages 81-92

  Privatization has become a popular panacea for solving the organizational problems of governments by reducing the role of the state and encouraging the growth of the private sector enterprises. However, privatization takes a number of forms and has been approached in various ways during the move away ...  Read More