Investigating the Long-run Influences of Human Capital on Innovation and Economic Growth in MENA Countries

Seyed Valiallah Mirhoseyni; Seyed Hosein Izadi; Leila Mohammad Ghader

Volume 10, Issue 2 , February 2023, , Pages 122-134

  Human capital is supposed to be an important factor in innovation and economic development. However, the long-run influence of human capital on current innovation and economic development is still unclear, in particular in the MENA region. Therefore, the present study is to investigate the long-run influence ...  Read More

Ditch or Bump? Foreign Direct Investment and Economic Growth: Evidence from the OECD Economies

Claudia Nyarko Mensah; Hannah Vivian Osei; Lamini Dauda; Muhammad Salman

Volume 6, Issue 12 , December 2019, , Pages 862-890

  Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) has a long standing history of contributing to economic growth of nations. Nations invest and get invested, however, focus has always been on investing or been invested but the impact created as a result of the two on the economies have not yet been examined. Whether the ...  Read More

Human Resource Management Bundles and Employee Performance: A Mediated Model

Lian Kok Fei

Volume 6, Issue 8 , August 2019, , Pages 582-598

  This research demonstrated the impact of human resource management bundles on employee performance, both direct and mediated by human capital and organizational commitment.  The ability-enhancing, motivation-enhancing and empowerment-enhancing HRM bundles have significant direct impacts on employee ...  Read More

Effect of Empowerment on Human and Social Capital

Ebrahim Rahimi; Amin Pourzakeri; Najibeh Abbasi Rostami; Faranak Safari Shad

Volume 6, Issue 3 , March 2019, , Pages 286-296

  This research investigates the effect of empowerment on human and social capital. The research method is descriptive, analytical and correlational. The statistical population consists of all employees of petrochemical industry of Markazi Province. Sample size equals to 250 employees. Data collection ...  Read More

Talent Management and Performance of Selected Commercial Banks in Owerri, Imo State, Nigeria

Kelechi Enyinna Ugwu; Halida E. Osisioma

Volume 4, Issue 3 , March 2017, , Pages 282-310

  This study investigates the extent of the relationship between Talent Management and Performance of Selected Commercial Banks in Owerri, Imo State, Nigeria. The survey research design was adopted and primary data was collected through a questionnaire. The target population of the study includes the members ...  Read More

Intellectual Capital Efficiency Impact on European Small and Large Listed Banks Financial Performance

Dalia Kaupelytė; Deimantė Kairytė

Volume 3, Issue 6 , June 2016, , Pages 367-377

  The purpose of the study is to analyze the impact of intellectual capital efficiency impact on the European listed banks performance. In this paper concept of intellectual capital and its components is analyzed and empirical research is performed testing the impact of intellectual capital efficiency ...  Read More

The Economic Significance of Agriculture for Sustainable Development in Nigeria

Olasunkanmi Owolabi-Merus; Bashir Adesoye Bello

Volume 2, Issue 9 , September 2015, , Pages 994-1004

  This study empirically investigates the agriculture-economic growth nexus in Nigeria. An economic growth model for Nigeria is specified and estimated through the use of Ordinary Least Squares as well as Johansen Cointegration and Vector Error Correction Model on annual data spanning from 1980 to 2012. ...  Read More