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The Functioning of Dynamic Capabilities: Explaining the Role of Organizational Innovativeness and Culture

Innovation

The Functioning of Dynamic Capabilities: Explaining the Role of Organizational Innovativeness and Culture

Somonnoy Ghosh

Using the knowledge-based view of the firm, dynamic capability literature and known dimensions of organizational innovativeness (OI), this article develops two testable models that attempt to explain: (1) how innovativeness functions as a source of capability dynamization and (2) how organizational culture (OC) critically determines this function of innovativeness. The study uses a cross-sectional design and maximum variation sampling to identify organizations from the population of formal Indian busines...

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Influence of student-perceived service quality on sustainability practices of university and student satisfaction

Economics

Influence of student-perceived service quality on sustainability practices of university and student satisfaction

Sartaj Chaudhary

The past decade has seen a proliferation of research on service quality in education. However, little attempt has been made to understand the impact of student perceived service quality on sustainability practices of the university or the effect of such practices on student satisfaction. To bridge this gap, this paper aims to propose a conceptual framework to examine the relationships between service quality, sustainable practices and student satisfaction from the perspective of students. A quantitative ...

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Modelling the recovery of Indian banks under prompt corrective action framework: TOPSIS methodology

Economics

Modelling the recovery of Indian banks under prompt corrective action framework: TOPSIS methodology

K.C. Arora

The current study empirically investigates the comparative financial health of each of the 12 Indian banks under prompt corrective action (PCA) framework considering multiple triggers of PCA framework collectively. A model for predicting the recovery of these banks from PCA has been proposed based on three different multi-criteria decision-making methods (MCDM), one being the technique for order of preference by similarity to the ideal solution (TOPSIS) proposed by Hwang and Yoon (1981) to rank the set o...

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DHFL Meltdown: The Corporate Governance Lapses

Business Communications

DHFL Meltdown: The Corporate Governance Lapses

Daitri Tiwary

India’s non-banking financial institutions (NBFIs), broadly constituting the less-regulated shadow banking sector, have been plagued with scams, triggering a domino effect in the Indian money market. Major corporate governance issues were highlighted in NBFIs with the unfurling of the ILF&S fraud; it virtually created a sub-prime crisis. In such a scenario, where the shadow banking sector was subject to change in regulations to ensure vigilance, corporate governance lapses had again led to the meltdown...

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Developing curriculum for industry 4.0: digital workplaces

Strategy, Innovation, Entrepreneurship & CSR

Developing curriculum for industry 4.0: digital workplaces

Mita Brahma

The purpose of this paper is to introduce a framework used in a program for working executives, designed to prepare them for the digital workplace environment of industry 4.0.The paper adopts a case-based approach. It presents the current context about industry 4.0 and digitized workplaces. It then describes the case of designing the curriculum for a learning program on this theme, the responses received from participants and facilitators and conclusions that can be drawn from the responses. The findings...

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