IJMRES - Volume 6 Issue 1 (2016)

International Journal of Management and Emerging Sciences (IJMRES)
Volume 6 (1), 2016
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Table of Contents

EVALUATION OF SHORT-RUN MARKET PERFORMANCE OF INITIAL PUBLIC OFFERINGS: EVIDENCE FROM KARACHI STOCK EXCHANGE
Khalil Ahmad, Ayesha Anwar, Hafeez ur Rehman, and A. B. Basit

Abstract: This study analyses short-run under pricing of Initial Public Offering at Karachi Stock Market of Pakistan by applying different event study models. The data were used for the period 2001-2013. The short-run performance of the IPO was evaluated by initial return on first day, yearly return for the first, fifth, tenth and fifteenth days after being listed of a firm . . . [PDF]

EMOTIONAL LABOR AND EMOTIONAL EXHAUSTION IN EMERGENCY MEDICAL SERVICE EMPLOYEES, PAKISTAN
Waqas Bilal, Shazia Nauman, and Ayesha Zahid

Abstract: The work of Emergency Medical Services (EMS) is stressful and drains them emotionally. This research investigates the impact of Emotional Labor Strategies i.e. Surface Acting, Deep Acting and Authenticity or Expression of Naturally Felt-emotions on Emotional Exhaustion of EMS employees in Pakistan. By nature this study is quantitative . . . [PDF]

INTELLECTUAL CAPITAL AND ORGANIZATIONAL PERFORMANCE: MEDIATING ROLE OF ENTREPRENEURIAL ORIENTATION IN SMEs SECTOR OF PAKISTAN
Chaudhry Abdul Khaliq, Muqqadas Rehman, Hassan Mobeen Alam, Munazza Amin, and Nauman Aslam

Abstract: The emergence of modern societies has created many challenges for organizations to counter hyper competition in the market. In this regard, firms that are innovatively using their intellectual resources have not only preeminent chances to grow and sustain in intensive competitive milieu but also reap significant performance . . . [PDF]

CHANGING DEMOGRAPHICS AND ECONOMIC GROWTH: A CASE STUDY OF PAKISTAN
Muhammad Zaheer Khan, Nazima Ellahi, Muhammad Ramzan Shaikh, and Salman Masood Sheikh

Abstract: The objective of this study is to determine the relationship between various demographic variables and economic growth of Pakistan for the period of 1980-2012. Time series econometric technique has been used for the analysis. Johansen’s co-integration test showed presence of long run relationship between different demographic . . . [PDF]

CONSUMER BEHAVIOR IN ISLAMIC PERSPECTIVE: AN EMPIRICAL ANALYSIS
Farah Yasser

Abstract: Pakistan is an Islamic country and the current paper is an attempt to investigate empirically whether Islamic consumer theory is being applied in this country or not. This study has used a set of questionnaires distributed to all general consumers working in different walks of life in the city of Lahore. Cronbach Alpha test is used to check . . . [PDF]