ISSN: 1998 - 4162

JISR-MSSE Contents

Volume 15, Number 2, July-December 2017



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With great pleasure, we publish JISR- MSSE a bi-annual research journal in the field of Management Sciences, Social Sciences and Economics to contribute to the academia. The journal enjoys being recognized in the prestigious “Y” category since January 2016 by HEC and is striving to be upgraded to the even more prestigious “X” category in the coming issues. The multidisciplinary journal welcomes contri...more


Modeling and Analyzing Macro-Economic Variables as Risk Factors: Evidence from Pakistani Stock Market
Fauzia Mubarik - NUML , Islamabad , Pakistan
Attiya Yasmin Javid - Pakistan Institute of Development Economics, Karachi, Pakistan
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Modelling Stock Indexes Volatility of Emerging Markets
Farhan Ahmed - SZABIST, Karachi, Pakistan
Samia Muhammed Umer - CFA Institute, -, USA
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Muhammad Asif Akbar - Iqra University, Karachi, Pakistan
Yasir Ali Soomro - Dept. of Marketing, FEA, King Abdul Aziz University, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia
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Measuring Competition in the Banking Sector of Pakistan: An Application of Boone Indicator
Mahmood ul Hasan Khan - Monetary Policy Department, State Bank, Karachi, Pakistan
Muhammad Nadim Hanif - Lead Economist, Research Department, State Bank , Karachi, Pakistan
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Empirical Study to find the Nexus between Economic Development and Environment Degradation: Evidence from Pakistan
Saad Nisar - Institute of Business and Management, University of Engineering and Technology, Lahore, Pakistan
Sardar Shakeel Ahmad - University of Gujrat, , Pakistan
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Sociability Impact on Learner’s Personality in Classroom and E- learning Environments: A Comparative Analysis to Help HRM Decisions
Abdul Saboor - Superior University, Lahore, Pakistan
M. Irfanullah Arfeen - Quaid-i-Azam University, Islamabad, Pakistan
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Broadening the positive psychological capital construct: An Asian cultural perspective
Fatima Ashraf - SZABIST, Islamabad, Pakistan
Muhammad Asif Khan - SZABIST, Islamabad, Pakistan
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Asset Growth Anomaly and Stock Returns: An Evidence of Karachi Stock Exchange (KSE) Market
Asra Jawed Shaikh - SZABIST, Karachi, Pakistan
Muhammad Kashif - SZABIST, Karachi, Pakistan
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Cultural, Ethical and Legal Considerations of Using Social Media Marketing in Karachi-Pakistan
Hina Amin - KASBIT , Karachi, Pakistan
is an Associate Professor of Management - SZABIST, Karachi, Pakistan
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Perceived Financial Viability of Employees Training & Development, Advertisement and Research & Development for a Firm
Faid Gul - National University of Modern Languages, Islamabad, Pakistan
Rabia Umar - Bahria University, Karachi, Pakistan
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Structural Gravity Model and Globalization: An Empirical Analysis between China, India, Pakistan and Bangladesh
Mubashir Hussain - SZABIST, Karachi, Pakistan
Mehak Ejaz - SZABIST, Karachi, Pakistan
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Impact of Risk-Related Disclosure on the Risk-Taking Behavior of Commercial Banks in Pakistan
Mamoona Naz - Fatima Jinnah Women University, Rawalpindi, Pakistan
Huma Ayub - Fatima Jinnah Women University, Rawalpindi, Pakistan
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