IJMB Journal – Table of Contents

International Journal of Management and Business

IJMB Volume VI, Issue 1 – June 2015


Preface – Cover, Editorial Board, Table of Content, From the Editor

The Development and Commercialization of Personalized
Medicine Applications
Thomas Crispeels, Ilse Scheerlinck
Keywords: Inter-organisational collaborations; personalized medicine; drug development; knowledge-based view of the firm.
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Can Both Competitiveness and Profitability Be Sustained?
An International Comparative Analysis of the Performance of
Japanese Automakers (1980s to 2000s)
Daniel A. Heller, Mihail Marinov, Yumi Kato
Keywords: World Auto Industry, Operating Profit Ratio, Market Share, New Product Development, Vehicle Assembly, Productivity, Lead Time, Production Engineering, Front-loading Problem Solving.
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Ethical Decision Making, Social Desirability Bias and Ethics Training
of Vietnamese Banking and Finance Postgraduate
and Undergraduate Students
Ngo Thai Phuong, Greg Fisher, Bahaudin G. Mujtabab
Keywords: ethical decision making, social desirability bias, ethics education, banking and finance.
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Insecure, but Satisfied and Committed:
The Influence of Household Registration upon Temporary
Employees in Chinese State-owned Enterprises
Bing Shi
Keywords: job insecurity, organizational commitment, work commitment, job satisfaction, temporary employee, household registration, social welfare, state-owned enterprise, China.
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Implications of Changes in Chinese Contract Law for Foreign and
Domestic Businesses:
The Labour Contract Law (LCL)
Donovan A. McFarlane
Keywords: People’s Republic of China (PRC), Labour Contract Law (LCL), European Union Chamber of Commerce in China (EUCCC), American Chamber of Commerce in Shanghai (ACCS), U.S.-China Business Council (USCBC).
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