Asia Pacific College of Business and Law

Research Output 2003 2020

2020

Are Effects of Violence on Life Satisfaction Gendered? A Case Study of Indigenous Australians

Jayasinghe, M., Selvanathan, E. A. & Selvanathan, S., 2020, In : Journal of Happiness Studies.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

violence
victimization
statistics
satisfaction with life
homelessness

Exports, Imports and Sustainable Economic Growth in Bangladesh

Selvanathan, S., Jayasinghe, M. & Selvanathan, E. A., 2020, Climate Adaptation for a Sustainable Economy: Lessons from Bangladesh, an Emerging Tiger of Asia. Nova Science Publishers

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterResearchpeer-review

2019

Aid, growth, remittances and carbon emissions in Nepal

Sharma, K., Bhattarai, B. & Ahmed, S., 1 Jan 2019, In : Energy Journal. 40, 1, p. 129-141 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Carbon
Petroleum products
Emission control
Mountings
Fossil fuels

An intertemporal analysis of expenditure elasticities under three expenditure specifications for Sri Lanka

Jayasinghe, M., E. A. Selvanathan & Saroja Selvanathan, 20 Dec 2019, In : Applied Economics. 51, 59, p. 6376-6392 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Elasticity
Sri Lanka
Expenditure
Household
Household expenditure

Bank earnings smoothing during mandatory IFRS adoption in Nigeria

Ozili, P. K. & Outa, E., 11 Mar 2019, In : African Journal of Economic and Management Studies. 10, 1, p. 32-47 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Nigeria
International Financial Reporting Standards
Earnings smoothing
Loan loss provisions
Informativeness
8 Downloads (Pure)

Demographics of sustainable technology consumption in an emerging market: the significance of education to energy efficient appliance adoption

Nguyen, N., Greenland, S., Lobo, A. & Nguyen, H. V., 2 Sep 2019, In : Social Responsibility Journal. 15, 6, p. 803-818 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Open Access
File
energy
market
education
sustainability
electricity consumption

Do men discuss birth control? A social network analysis in Bangladesh

Bhatia, B., Aug 2019, In : Journal of Social Structure. 20, 2, p. 1-19 20 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Open Access
network analysis
Bangladesh
family planning
social network
fertility
Equity
Managers
Overvaluation
Disclosure
Earnings management

Dynamic trends in household poverty and inequality in Sri Lanka: do gender and ethnicity matter?

Jayasinghe, M., Jun 2019, In : Journal of the Asia Pacific Economy. 24, 2, p. 208-223 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

female headed household
ethnicity
Sri Lanka
poverty
gender

Earnings Quality and Corporate Social Disclosure: The Moderating Role of State and Foreign Ownership in Vietnamese Listed Firms

Hoang, T. C., Abeysekera, I. & Ma, S., 26 Jan 2019, In : Emerging Markets Finance and Trade. 55, 2, p. 272-288 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Earnings quality
Disclosure
Foreign ownership
State ownership
Managerial opportunism

Examining formal and relational governance in family small medium enterprises: Evidence from Indonesia

Kussudyarsana, K., Soepatini, S., Maimun, M. H. & Vemuri, R., 18 Sep 2019, In : Journal of Entrepreneurship in Emerging Economies. 27 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Small and medium-sized enterprises
Indonesia
Relational governance
Uncertainty
Governance

Examining Multidimensional Poverty in Sri Lanka: Transitioning Through Post War Conflict

Mahadevan, R. & Jayasinghe, M., 26 Nov 2019, In : Social Indicators Research. p. 1-25 25 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Sri Lanka
Poverty
poverty
Social Conditions
Ethnic Groups

Factors affecting the efficacy of the Australian indigenous business exemption

Storey, M., 4 Mar 2019, In : Journal of Public Procurement. 19, 1, p. 68-86 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

exemption
interview
supplier
qualitative research
research project

Idea generation leveraged from value co-creation process enhances new service development performance

Taghizadeh, S. K., Rahman, S. A. & Marimuthu, M., Jun 2019, In : Journal of Strategic Marketing. 27, 6, p. 483-504 22 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

New service development
Value co-creation
Idea generation
Resources
Marketing

Kakadu Plum (Terminalia ferdinandiana) as a Sustainable Indigenous Agribusiness

Gorman, J. T., Wurm, P. A. S., Vemuri, S., Brady, C. & Sultanbawa, Y., 20 Nov 2019, In : Economic Botany. p. 1-18 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview articleResearchpeer-review

agribusiness
plums
indigenous peoples
plant products
supply chain

Referred, Applied and Mirror Legislation as Primary Structures of National Uniform Legislation

Hill, G., 28 Oct 2019, In : Bond Law Review. 31, 1, p. 81-117 37 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Open Access
legislation
distribution of power
act
examination
evaluation

The “betrayal effect” on post-acquisition integration A performative appraisal of management control systems in a merger context

Razi, N., 17 Jun 2019, In : Qualitative Research in Accounting and Management. 16, 2, p. 279- 303 24 p., 4.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Management control systems
Mergers
Theoretical framework
Strategic change
Research methods

Trends, patterns and determinants of production sharing in Australian manufacturing

Bandara, Y. M. W. Y., Sharma, K. & Chakrabarty, D., 1 Jun 2019, In : Economic Analysis and Policy. 62, June, p. 1-11 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Manufacturing
Import
Asia
Structural change
Production cost

When do People Value Rehabilitation and Restorative Justice Over the Punishment of Offenders?

Moss, S., Lee, E., Berman, A. & Rung, D. L., 2 Jan 2019, In : Victims and Offenders. 14, 1, p. 32-51 20 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Open Access
Punishment
Social Justice
Social Dominance
rehabilitation
offender

Why Learners Found Transfer Pricing Difficult? Implications for Directors

Abeysekera, I. & Jebeile, S., 1 Feb 2019, In : Journal of Asian Finance, Economics and Business. 6, 1, p. 9-19 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Open Access
Students
Costs
Transfer pricing

Why Michels’ ‘iron law of oligarchy’ is not an iron law – and how democratic organisations can stay ‘oligarchy-free’

Diefenbach, T., Apr 2019, In : Organization Studies. 40, 4, p. 545-562 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Iron
Oligarchy
2018

A critical discourse on tacit knowledge management and the performative agenda: Implications for industry training and development

Garrick, J., 2018, In : European Journal of Training and Development. 42, 3/4, p. 210-225 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Knowledge management
Training and development
Tacit knowledge
Industry
Agenda

An Examination of a Complex Organizational Change: A Management Accounting Perspective

Razi, N., 23 Jul 2018. 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceConference paper presented at Conference (not in Proceedings)Researchpeer-review

Management accounting
Organizational change
Actor-network theory
Stabilization

A Performative Approach to the Constitution of Integration Relations

Razi, N., 23 Jan 2018. 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceConference paper presented at Conference (not in Proceedings)Researchpeer-review

constitution
event

Bank performance and risk-taking — Does directors' busyness matter?

Kutubi, S. S., Ahmed, K. & Khan, H., Sep 2018, In : Pacific Basin Finance Journal. 50, p. 184-199 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Risk taking
Bank performance
Bank risk
Independent directors
Governance

Effect of non-IFRS earnings reporting guidelines on underlying earnings reporting quality: The case of Australian listed firms

Yang, Y. & Abeysekera, I., 1 Oct 2018, In : Journal of International Financial Management and Accounting. 29, 3, p. 312-338 27 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Financial reporting
Noncompliance
Discretion
International Financial Reporting Standards
Expenses

Electricity consumption and economic growth: empirical evidence from a resource-rich landlocked economy

Shakya, S., Nepal, R. & Sharma, K., 24 Dec 2018, In : International Journal of Global Energy Issues. 41, 5-6, p. 226-247 22 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Electricity
Economics
Error correction
Impulse response
Electric power utilization

Estimating Effectiveness and Efficiency of Solar Energy Policy for Indonesia: A Hybrid Agent-Based Model Analysis

Irsyad, M. I. A., Halog, A., Nepal, R. & Koesrindartoto, D., 2018, Conference Proceedings of the IAFOR International Conference on Sustainability, Energy & the Environment Hawaii 2018. Honolulu, USA: The International Academic Forum (IAFOR), p. 221-235 15 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference Paper published in ProceedingsResearchpeer-review

Energy policy
Solar energy
Economics
Economic analysis
Life cycle
41 Downloads (Pure)

Examination of the Relationship between Servant Leadership and Agency Problems: Gender Matters

Politis, J. & Politis, D., 18 Jan 2018, In : Leadership and Organization Development Journal. 39, 2, p. 170-185 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Open Access
File
Agency problems
Servant leadership
Supervisors
Female managers
Leadership behavior
6 Downloads (Pure)

Foreign investment policy and changing patterns of Chinese exports: what are the implications?

Sharma, K. & Wei, W., 15 May 2018, In : International Journal of Public Policy. 14, 3-4, p. 224-234 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Open Access
File
investment policy
foreign investment
specialization
outsourcing
public policy

Foundational Sources and Purposes of Authority in Australian law

Kelly, D., 9 Jul 2018, In : Jambe Law Journal. 1, 1, p. 1-12 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Open Access
Law
representative democracy
Religion

Gendered patterning of relationships: Insights from reproductive health networks in Bangladesh

Bhatia, B. & Salignac, F., 2018, In : International Journal of Sociology and Social Policy. 38, 5-6, p. 360-377 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Bangladesh
health
social capital
social network
socioeconomic position

Improving Agricultural water sustainability: Strategies for Effective Farm Water Management and Encouraging the Uptake of Drip Irrigation

Greenland, S., Dalrymple, J., Levin, E. & O'Mahony, B., 2018, The Goals of Sustainable Development. David, C., Shahla, S. & Abdul, M. (eds.). Springer, p. 111-123 13 p. (Approaches to Global Sustainability, Markets, and Governance book series).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterResearchpeer-review

Brand names
Sustainability
Irrigation
Water
Water management
Entrepreneurs
Stakeholders
Small business
Web sites
Disclosure

Intellectual property in the Arabian Peninsula: The GCC States, Jordan and Yemen

Price, D. & AlDebasi, A., 2018, Protecting Intellectual Property in the Arabian Peninsula: The GCC States, Jordan and Yemen. Taylor and Francis AS, p. 1-382 382 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterResearchpeer-review

Yemen
intellectual property
Jordan
Law
Bahrain

Is the Law an Ass When It Comes to Mules? How Indonesia Can Lead a New Global Approach to Treating Drug Traffickers as Human Trafficked Victims

Harrison, F., Harre, T., Naibaho, N., Muraszkiewicz, J. & Boister, N., Jan 2018, In : Asian Journal of International Law. 8, 1, p. 166-188 23 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Open Access
Indonesia
drug
Law
death penalty
organized crime

Microbusiness in Australia: Driver of Growth or a Poor Cousin? Lessons from the International Experience

Sharma, R. & Pfitzner, D., 2018. 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceConference paper presented at Conference (not in Proceedings)Researchpeer-review

International experience
Micro businesses
Government
Economics
Entrepreneurship development

Natural Resources Law in Australia: principles and practices

Kelly, D., 12 Jul 2018, In : Jambe Law Journal. 1, 2, p. 155-176 22 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Open Access
natural resources
Law
constitution
environmental protection
act

Sense and decision-making in online discussions: To ride or not to ride an elephant in Thailand

Kachel, U., Feb 2018, CAUTHE 2018: Get Smart: Paradoxes and Possibilities in Tourism, Hospitality and Events Education and Research. Young, T. & Stolk, P. (eds.). University of Newcastle, p. 777-780 4 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference Paper published in ProceedingsResearchpeer-review

Thailand
Tourism
decision making
tourist
decision-making process

Soft power goes hard: China's economic interest in the Pacific comes with strings attached

Garrick, J., 17 Oct 2018, The Conversation.

Research output: Contribution to specialist publicationArticleResearch

Open Access
China
economics

Sustainable innovation adoption barriers: water sustainability, food production and drip irrigation in Australia

Greenland, S., Levin, E., Dalrymple, J. F. & O’Mahony, B., 29 Aug 2018, In : Social Responsibility Journal. p. 1-16 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

irrigation
sustainability
food
innovation
water
38 Downloads (Pure)

The Economic Impact of Ecotourism on Regional China: Further Evidence from Yunnan and Sichuan Provinces

Li, Y., Sun, Q., Bandara, Y. M. W. Y., Sharma, K., Hicks, J. & Basu, P. K., 21 Feb 2018, In : Global Business Review. 19, 3, p. 533-542 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Open Access
File
Ecotourism
China
Economic impact
Tourists
Value added

The impact of major fuel retailers on regional New South Wales petrol prices

Oczkowski, E., Wong, A. & Sharma, K., Mar 2018, In : Economic Analysis and Policy. 57, p. 44-59 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Wales
Retailers
Price impact
Market concentration
Government

The Role of Middle Managers in Strategic Change Implementation in the Northern Territory Public Sector: The Australian Experience

Marin-Ulloa, J., Politis, J. & Gerritsen, R., 24 May 2018, Published by Academic Conferences and Publishing International Limited: Bangkok University, Thailand. Ribiere, V. (ed.). Reading, United kingdom , Vol. 1. p. 186-193 8 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference Paper published in ProceedingsResearchpeer-review

Strategic change
Middle managers
Public sector
Public sector organizations
Strategy implementation

Tobacco CSR and the Ethics Game Paradox: A Qualitative Approach for Evaluating Tobacco Brand Name Strategy Following Plain Packaging

Morton, A. & Greenland, S., 2018, The Goals of Sustainable Development. David, C., Shahla, S. & Abdul, M. (eds.). Springer, p. 179-192 14 p. (Approaches to Global Sustainability, Markets, and Governance ).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterResearchpeer-review

Paradox
Brand names
Packaging
Qualitative approaches
Corporate Social Responsibility

Trade Liberalization and Import Intensity in the Mongolian Manufacturing

Davaakhuu, O., Sharma, K. & Bandara, Y. M. W. Y., 3 Sep 2018, In : Global Business Review. 19, 6, p. 1436-1448 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Import
Trade liberalization
Manufacturing
Mongolia
Domestic market

Undergraduate accounting students instructional preferences in Australia and Zimbabwe: A comparative study

Sithole, S. T. M. & Abeysekera, I., 2018, p. 1-40. 40 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceConference paper presented at Conference (not in Proceedings)Researchpeer-review

Open Access
Zimbabwe
student
rating
educator
experiment

Xi Jinping Thought: Realisation of the Chinese Dream of National Rejuvenation?

Garrick, J. & Bennett, Y. C., Jun 2018, In : China Perspectives. 2018, 1-2, p. 99-105 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview articleResearchpeer-review

Open Access
2017

A new method of measuring stock market manipulation through structural equation modeling (SEM)

Maxim, M. R. & Ashif, A. S. M., 2017, In : Investment Management and Financial Innovations. 14, 3, p. 54-61 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Open Access
Market manipulation
Stock market
Manipulation
Structural equation modeling
Factors

A Practice Based Approach to Complex Organisational Change

Razi, N., 30 Oct 2017, In : Journal of Accounting, Business and Management. 24, 2, p. 37-53 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Open Access
Organizational change