International Journal of

Business & Management Studies

ISSN 2694-1430 (Print), ISSN 2694-1449 (Online)

Current

June 2021
Articles
The Effects of Culture on Consumer Behaviours: Differences Among Ethnic Groups in Jamaica

Michael A. Hamilton

Keywords: Consumer behaviour, Hofstede’s cultural dimensions, Brand loyalty Pages : 01 - 07

Employee Engagement: Role of LMX and Psychological Empowerment in a Multi-Cultural Context

Phani Tej Adidam , Arvind Agrawal , Irene F. Shaker

Keywords: Employee Engagement; LMX; Psychological Empowerment Pages : 08 - 19

Partner Trust Level in Collaborative Demand Forecast Sharing and its Impact on Supply Chain Profitability

Seong-Hyun Nam

Keywords: Collaborate demand forecast sharing, Demand forecasting evolution, An optimal level of trust, Supply chain forecasting coordination, Supply chain profitability. Pages : 20 - 37

Dreamers and starters: how disappointing are the results of ecosystem creation in Portugal?

Fernando C. Gaspar , Fernando M. Mota

Keywords: Entrepreneurship, Ecosystems, Regional development, Innovation Pages: 38 - 46

Securing Corporate Japan from Chinese Economic Nationalism: The Growing Importance of Social Engagement in the Socialist Market Economy

Keikoh Ryu

Keywords: Chinese Nationalism, Business-Society Relations, Social Engagement Anti-Japanese sentiment, Harmonious Society, Socialist Market Economy. Pages: 47 - 58

Analysis of Food Inspection Policy

Ruey-Ji Guo , Yihusan Wu , Chun Chen Lee

Keywords: Information Asymmetry, Inspection Policy, Strategy Response Pages: 59 – 67

New possibilities for non-Japanese human resources: The challenge of Japan’s SMEs for reciprocal business with emerging markets

Joji Ikeshita

Keywords: Reciprocal business, Emerging markets, Non-Japanese human resources, Academic approach, Inclusive aid program, SMEs, SDGs, Toyama-model. Pages: 68 - 77