ISSN: 1998 - 4162

JISR-MSSE Contents

Volume 12, Number 1, January-June 2014


No one can predict the issues that science and society will consider most pressing in the decades to come. But if we look at some diverse but high-priority issues of today such as: world hunger and political crisis, sustainable resources and development, homeland security and terrorism, nanotechnology and space explorations, mother and child health, imbalance of ecological system and biodiversity, all are interdependent in nature and affecting our societies collectively. By looking at these i...more


Perceived Behavioral Control and its Impact on Entrepreneurial Inclination of Engineering Graduates in Karachi: An Interpretative Study
Novera Ansar - NUST, Karachi, Pakistan
Dr. Mustaghis ur Rahman - Indus University, Karachi, Pakistan
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Effect of Occupational Stress on Life Satisfaction among Private and Public School Teachers
Shehnaz Bano - University of Sargodha, Sargodha, Pakistan
Dr. Sadia Malik - University of Sargodha, Sargodha, Pakistan
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Impact of Contextualized Text on Students' Learning of Writing Skills at Tertiary Level
Dr. Najeeb us Saqlain - Iqra University, Karachi, Pakistan
Dr. Ismail Saad & Rafiq ul Islam - Iqra University, Karachi, Pakistan
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Economics of Austerity and Its Social Cost: A Critical Assessment of IMF Policies in Pakistan from 1988-2002
Dr. Manzoor Ali Isran - SZABIST, Karachi, Pakistan
Dr. Samina Isran - Shah Abdul Latif University, Khairpur,, Pakistan
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Empowering Women: Microfinance or Wage Employment
Shakila Akmal - Bayview Academy, Karachi, Pakistan
Dr. Lubna Ayub Asif - IBA, Karachi, Pakistan
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Analysis of Change in Profitability due to Reinsurance Utilization and Leverage Levels: Evidence from Non-Life Insurance Sector of Pakistan
Hafiza Tahoora Iqbal - COMSATS Institute of Information Technology, Islamabad, Pakistan
Mobeen Ur Rehman & Syed Jawad Hussain Shahzad - Islamabad, Karachi, Pakistan
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Emotional Intelligence as a Leadership Skill at University Level in Pakistan
Dr. Fakhra Aziz - Lahore college for women university, Lahore, Pakistan
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Stock Price Reaction to Earnings Announcement: Case of an Emerging Market
Dr. Javed Iqbal - Institute of Business Administration, Karachi, Pakistan
Faraz Ahmed Farooqi - University of Dammam, Dammam, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
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