Vol 6 (2009)

Proceedings of the Sixth International Conference on Business Manageme

Table of Contents

Articles

ROLE OF CORPORATE GOVERNANCE IN PRIVATE COMMERCIAL BANKS; EXPERIENCES FROM BANGLADESH
A. Chowdhury, S.P. Chowdhury, S.E. Haq, S.E. Haq
GROWTH OF SRI LANKAN LISTED FIRMS: WHAT FACTORS MATTER?
H.D.D. Champika
THE GAP BETWEEN THE THEORY AND PRACTICE OF MANAGEMENT ACCOUNTING IN SRI LANKA: FROM A FUNCTIONALIST TO AN INSTITUTIONAL PERSPECTIVE
K.B.M. Fonseka
A FRAMEWORK FOR QUALITY IN ACCOUNTING EDUCATION
M.A.T.K. Munasinghe, R.M.S. Bandara
A STUDY OF THE SURVIVAL OF SPECIALIZED LEASING COMPANIES IN SRI LANKA
S.K.N. Weerapana
CORPORATE SUSTAINABILITY REPORTING IN SRI LANKA
S. Senaratne, K. Liyanagedara
AN EMPIRICAL INVESTIGATION OF THE SECURITY CONTROLS OF COMPUTERIZED ACCOUNTING INFORMATION SYSTEMS (CAIS) IN THE SELECTED LISTED COMPANIES IN SRI LANKA
N. Rajeshwaran, K.D. Gunawardana
THE IMPACT OF SELECTED MANAGEMENT ACCOUNTING PRACTICES ON TAX REVENUE EFFICIENCY IN A PROVINCIAL COUNCIL IN SRI LANKA
S.D. Jayasooriya, W.H.E. Silva, K.D. Gunawardana
RATIONAL VS. POLITICAL LEADERSHIP: AN EMPIRICAL INVESTIGATION OF LEADERSHIP BEHAVIOR OF MANAGERS’ AND THEIR EFFECTIVENESS IN THE STATE OWNED BANKS OF SRI LANKA
K.A.S. Dhammika
JAPANESE SMES: DO VALUES AFFECT PLANNING AND PERFORMANCE?
M.D. Pushpakumari, A.K.A. Wijewickrama
APPLICATION OF KNOWLEDGE FOR VALUE GAIN
S. Ekanayake, D. Abeysinghe
EMPLOYEE PARTICIPATION IN DECISION MAKING ON ORGANIZATIONAL PERFORMANCE: EVIDENCE FROM TEXTILE AND APPAREL MANUFACTURING FIRMS IN SRI LANKA
G.L.D. Wickramasinghe, A.K.L. Jayawardana
MONEY PRINTING AND INFLATION: FUNDAMENTALS AND CAUSAL RELATIONSHIPS
R.A.A. Perera
AN EXAMINATION OF STABILITY OF DEMAND FOR MONEY IN SRI LANKA: IMPLICATIONS FOR MONETARY POLICY
S. Jegajeevan
AN APPLICATION OF SUSTAINABLE TOURISM ATTITUDE SCALE (SUS-TAS) IN THREE COASTAL TOURIST DESTINATIONS IN THE SOUTHERN PROVINCE OF SRI LANKA
C.V. Rathnayake, G.A.N. Darshi
DEFENSE EXPENDITURE AND ECONOMIC GROWTH: GRANGER CAUSALITY EVIDENCE FROM SRI LANKA
M.S.K. Appuhamilage
THE IMPACT OF THE INTRODUCTION OF CDMA TECHNOLOGY ON THE TELECOMMUNICATION INDUSTRY IN SRI LANKA
A.R. Dharmasiri
THE IMPACT OF PERFORMANCE EVALUATION OF COMMERCE AND MANAGEMENT DEGREE PROGRAMMES USING CUMULATIVE GRADE POINT AVERAGE METHOD
M.A.C.S.S. Fernando, C.W.C. Silva
MANAGING RESOURCES FOR EDUCATION AND HUMAN DEVELOPMENT: EXPERIENCES FROM INDIA
V.B. Hans
CUSTOMER SATISFACTION OF RESIDENTIAL CONDOMINIUMS IN THE COLOMBO CITY: DEVELOPERS’ PERSPECTIVE
G. Karunasea, D.S. Ranatunga
A STUDY ON TIMING AND RATE OF RE-DEVELOPMENT DECISION TAKEN ON REAL ESTATE, SPECIAL REFERENCE TO RESIDENTIAL PROPERTY
H.M.I.D.P. Jayawardena
GIS BASED MODELLING FOR PROPERTY VALUATION IN SRI LANKA
K.G.P.K. Weerakoon, T.G.U.P. Perera
OWNERSHIP STRUCTURE AND DIVIDEND POLICY IN SRI LANKA
A.G.C. Gunathilaka, P.S.M. Gunaratne
WORKING CAPITAL MANAGEMENT AND PROFITABILITY OF MANUFACTURING COMPANIES IN SRI LANKA: WITH SPECIAL REFERENCE TO LISTED MANUFACTURING COMPANIES IN THE COLOMBO STOCK EXCHANGE
A.M.I. Lakshan, R.M.S. Bandara
ANALYSIS OF SOCIAL AND INSTITUTIONAL MECHANISMS EMPLOYED BY A COMMUNITY BASED ORGANIZATION IN MANAGING ITS LOAN PORTFOLIO
L.N.A.C. Jayawardena, D.K.K. Narampanawe
THE IMPACT OF TERRORIST ATTACKS ON STOCK RETURNS AND VOLATILITY: EVIDENCE FROM COLOMBO STOCK EXCHANGE
N. Mapa, P. Jayasinghe
MULTI-ELEMENTS OF EXCHANGE RATE EXPOSURE: EVIDENCE FROM JAPANESE SECTORAL RETURNS
P. Jayasinghe, A.K. Tsui
FINANCIAL AND OPERATING PERFORMANCE OF PRIVATIZED FIRMS IN SRI LANKA (REGISTERED FIRMS IN COLOMBO STOCK EXCHANGE)
C.T. Gamage
RISK PERCEPTION AND FINANCIAL FACTORS AFFECTING ON CORPORATE PURCHASING DECISION OF EXPORT CREDIT INSURANCE (ECI) IN SRI LANKA
M.M. Fonseka, A. Ariyawardana
FOREIGN EXCHANGE MARKET EFFICIENCY ACROSS COUNTRIES AND WITHIN SRI LANKA
D. Samaratunga
STRATEGIC ORIENTATION OF HR MANAGERS IN MOBILE COMMUNICATION COMPANIES IN SOUTH ASIA
A.S. Dharmasiri
ASCERTAIN THE READINESS OF SRI LANKAN MEDIUM AND LARGE SCALED IT ORGANIZATIONS TO MANAGE IT PROFESSIONALS TO ENHANCE THEIR PRODUCTIVITY
G.J.L.C. Perera
FACTORS AFFECTING THE PERCEIVED TEAM EFFECTIVENESS OF OFFSHORE SOFTWARE DEVELOPMENT PROJECT TEAMS IN SRI LANKA
T.R.A.L. Panangalage, A.S. Dharmasiri
VALUATION OF HUMAN CAPITAL BY THE PRIVATE SECTOR FIRMS IN THE SERVICE INDUSTRY IN SRI LANKA
V. Wickramasinghe
THE IMPACT OF IT ON INTERMEDIARIES: AN ANALYSIS OF THE CONTENT INDUSTRY IN SRI LANKA
G. Nanayakkara
CRITICAL SUCCESS FACTORS OF E-LEARNING IN SRI LANKAN UNIVERSITIES - ACADEMIC PERSPECTIVE
G.D.L. Abeysekara, G.S. Dia
THE IMPACT OF ICT USAGE ON BANK BRANCH PERFORMANCE
H.M.C.M. Maldeni, S. Jayasena
CRITICAL SUCCESS FACTORS IN ENTERPRISE RESOURCE PLANNING: CASE STUDY APPROACH IN SRI LANKAN COMPANIES
P. Mahilal, R. Wijayawardene
AWARENESS OF DATA WAREHOUSING AND MINING IN THE LOCAL COMMERCIAL BANKING SECTOR
S.L. Kulatilake, A.S. Perera
FACTORS AFFECTING THE CHOICE OF FREE AND OPEN SOURCE SOFTWARE FOR ENTERPRISE APPLICATIONS IN GOVERNMENT SECTOR PROJECTS OF SRI LANKA
S. Jayawardena, G. Dias
KNOWLEDGE ECONOMY, E-COMMERCE AND TAXATION ISSUES: INDIAN PERSPECTIVE
B. Kumar, B. Mohanty
EVALUATION OF CUSTOMERS’ PERCEPTION ABOUT SERVICE DIMENSIONS OF PRIVATE COMMERCIAL BANKS IN DHAKA, BANGLADESH
A. Akhtar, S.R. Afza
MARKET ORIENTATION AND RELATIONSHIP MARKETING IN SERVICE FIRMS IN SRI LANKA
B.N.F. Warnakulasooriya
MARKETING CULTURE AND CORPORATE SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY: THE CASE IN SERVICE FIRMS IN SRI LANKA
B.N.F. Warnakulasooriya
FACTORS AFFECTING ON CREDIT CARD USAGE AMONG UNIVERSITY EMPLOYEES: WITH SPECIAL REFERENCE TO SABARAGAMUWA UNIVERSITY
M.A.C.S.S. Fernando, C.W.C. Silva, U.L.D.S. De Silva
ASSOCIATION OF CONSUMER INVOLVEMENT AND PRODUCT CATEGORIES
B.N.F. Warnakulasuriya, J.W.D. Chaminda
FACTORS AFFECTING SOCIALLY RESPONSIBLE CONSUMER BEHAVIOR AND THEIR RELATIVE IMPORTANCE IN KOTTE ELECTORATE
M.A.A. Malkanthie
IMPACT OF DEVELOPING ETHNOCENTRIC BRAND TEMPLATES TO SUSTAIN THE LOCAL BRANDS-AN EMPIRICAL STUDY
W.M.C.B. Wanninayake, D.M.R. Dissanayake
ROLE OF CRM E-BUSINESS IN KNOWLEDGE ECONOMY
K. Shashidhar Kini, D.H. Manjaiah
EMOTIONAL INTELLIGENCE AMONG FUTURE MARKETEERS; A COMPARATIVE ANALYSIS USING UNDERGRADUATES OF UNIVERSITY OF RUHUNA
S.A. Buddhika, H.S.C. Perera, C.V. Rathnayake
APPROACH AND AVOIDANCE IN CLOTHING FASHIONS: A STUDY AMONG YOUNG FASHION CONSUMERS
C.V. Rathnayake, H.S.C. Perera, S.A. Buddhika
IMPACT OF SERVICE QUALITY DETERMINANTS ON CUSTOMER SATISFACTION IN THE SRI LANKAN RETAIL BANKING SECTOR
V.A. De Silva
THE IMPACT OF TRANSFORMATIONAL LEADERSHIP BEHAVIOR OF SALESPERSON ON THEIR CUSTOMERS’ RELATIONSHIP MARKETING BEHAVIOR
N. Abeysekera, J.A.S.K. Jayakody
THE IMPLICATIONS OF THE USA-AUSTRALIA FREE-TRADE AGREEMENT FOR VICTORIAN GOVERNMENT PROCUREMENT
J. Raymond
PUBLIC AND PRIVATE SECTOR MANAGEMENT: WHAT IS THE DIFFERENCE? A STUDY BASED ONTHE BANKING SECTOR IN SRI LANKA
R.L.S. Fernando
EVALUATING THE CUSTOMER- CENTERED APPROACHES ADAPTED IN PUBLIC SECTOR ORGANISATIONS
P. Selvarajan
SCHEDULING A REPAIRING PLANT TO ENHANCE THE MACHINE UTILIZATION & IMPROVE THE PRODUCTIVITY OF THE PLANT
W.L.I. Wickramaarachchi, A.K. Kulatunga, S.D. Pathirana
KNOWLEDGE MANAGEMENT IN LOW TECH LABOR INTENSIVE MANUFACTURING: A STUDY ON APPAREL MANUFACTURING
H.S.C. Perera


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