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Business Schools in South Asia

This is an incomplete list of notable business schools in the region. Please write to info@southasianaom.com to update this list. India Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad (IIM A)http://www.iimahd.ernet.in/ Indian Institute of Management, Calcutta (IIM C) @ Kolkattahttp://www.iimcal.ac.in/ Indian Institute of Management, Bangalore (IIM B)http://www.iimb.ernet.in/index.jsp Indian Institute of Management, Lucknow (IIM L)http://www.iiml.ac.in/main.html XLRI – Xavier Labour […]

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Journals

The following is an incomplete list of journals and periodicals related to South Asia: South Asian Journal of Business StudiesPublished by: Emerald South Asian Journal of Business Studies (previously: South Asian Journal of Global Business Research) is the official journal of the South Asian Academy of Management. The mission of SAJBS is to advance theoretical […]

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Ensuring Employee Engagement Amid a Pandemic

South Asian Academy of Management: Leadership Working Paper Series LWP-202004-10 Ensuring Employee Engagement Amid a Pandemic Jawad Syed, PhD In a fast-changing and uncertain situation such as the coronavirus pandemic, many leaders are struggling not only in terms of organizational operations but also in terms of continued engagement and well-being of their employees. As someone […]

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Sri Lanka business leaders slash their pay 60-pct over Coronavirus

Senior executives of top business groups in Sri Lanka have taken up to 60 percent salary cuts as Coronavirus killed sales and hit cash flows, but not state sector salary cuts have been announced though most are staying at home. Sri Lanka’s publicly traded John Keells Holdings told employees in a memo that directors will […]

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Online Education

Coronavirus lockdown could give online education a lasting boost in India

London (CNN Business) Schools around the world have closed their doors because of the coronavirus pandemic, leaving more than 1.5 billion children stuck at home. While it’s a great inconvenience for many, it has created a spike in demand for online learning. Educational institutions are introducing online courses and some education technology startups are temporarily […]

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Researchers in business education in Pakistan

A story of two lists: Who is who when it comes to research in Pakistani Business Schools Dr. Muhammad Mohsin Butt Air University, Islamabad, Pakistan (Transcript of Facebook video with minor edits) Here is an overview of top researchers in business faculty in Pakistan which is based on my study with the help of my […]

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Top business schools in Asia and South Asia

Based on QS International Rankings for 2017, here is an account of top business schools in Asia: China has the largest number of top business schools in the region with 11, including three in the top 50: Peking University (=36th), Tsinghua University (=40th) and Shanghai Jiao Tong University (46th). South Korea is another strong performing country, with 10 entrants in the […]

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Case Studies on Human Resource Management

The following cases including mini cases and class activities are available free of cost by the South Asian Academy of Management. You are welcome to download and use these for nonprofit educational purposes only by clicking on the links provided. HRM and governance: Brunei’s public sector (Jawad Syed and Dk Nur’Izzati Pg Omar, 2017) Syed & […]

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Case Studies on Diversity

The following cases including mini cases and class activities are available free of cost by the South Asian Academy of Management. You are welcome to download and use these for nonprofit educational purposes only by clicking on the links provided. Diversity management: Samina’s experiences in Retail Co. (Nicolina Kamenou and Jawad Syed, 2012) Kamenou Syed 2012 […]

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Book Announcement: Employee Motivation in Saudi Arabia: An Investigation into the Higher Education Sector

Book’s title: ‘Employee Motivation in Saudi Arabia: An Investigation into the Higher Education Sector’ Authors: Rodwan Fallatah and Jawad Syed Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan Year: 2018 Witten by Rodwan Fallatah and Jawad Syed, this book investigates the relevance of Maslow’s hierarchy of needs as a theory of motivation, whilst taking into account variances in culture and […]