Journal of International Business Research

Publishes theoretical and empirical work in international business including articles on stock markets and globalization.

Articles from Vol. 9, No. Sl. 1, March

Applying Emotional Intelligence (EQ-I) in the Workplace: Vital to Global Business Success
INTRODUCTION Global businesses operate in a unique environment. Its influence spans across national and cultural borders on a daily basis. As a result, the success of organizational leadership in these global operations presents extra challenges...
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Assessing Students' Learning in Principles of Accounting
BACKGROUND The purpose of this classroom assessment was to determine if students are learning what we teach them based on the objectives of the course. Conducting a classroom assessment can be a difficult task because it requires one to gather,...
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Foreign Direct Investments in Subic Bay Free Port Zone
The research examined why foreign companies invest in Subic Bay Freeport Zone. We tested the relationship of these variables: market size, degree of openness, infrastructure, labor quality, inflation, taxes, foreign exchange, exports, in promoting...
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Letter from the Special Issue Editors
It is with great pleasure that we welcome you to this issue of the Journal of International Business Research, a journal published by the Academy of International Business Research, an affiliate of the Allied Academies. The mission of the Journal is...
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Moving People to Deliver Services: Issues and Prospects of Mode 4 of the General Agreement on Trade in Services (GATS) between the Philippines and South Korea
INTRODUCTION Declared as the South Korea-Philippines Friendship Year, 2009 marked the 60th anniversary of the diplomatic relations between these two countries. Bilateral relations began when the Philippines became the 5th country to extend diplomatic...
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Stock Options Rules in Malaysia and Japan: A Comparative Analysis
INTRODUCTION In the USA, Baker (1940) analyzed the stock options used as a form of executive compensation in late 1920s to 1930s. As for accounting treatment for employee stock options, Dillavou (1945) supported measuring and recognizing operating...
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The Impact of Environmental Innovations on Financial Performance: The Case of Japanese Automotive and Electronics Companies
BACKGROUND OF THE STUDY With the rapid pace of globalization and internationalization of multinational enterprises come social issues of environmental neglect and depletion of natural resources. Issues on sustainability, social responsibility and...
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The Impact of IT: Pedagogical Perspectives in University Education Settings
INTRODUCTION In today's learning environment, education is no longer limited to the classroom setting. With the advent of the internet, students have become dependent on the ability to access nearly limitless information in seconds, and professors...
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The Impact of the International Financial Report Standards for Mergers and Acquisitions on Potential Employees: Some Japanese Evidence
INTRODUCTION On August 8, 2007, the Accounting Standards Board of Japan (ASBJ, henceforth) and the International Accounting Standards Board (IASB, henceforth) jointly announced an agreement known as the Tokyo Agreement (ASBJ and IASB, 2007) to accelerate...
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The Introduction of Accounting Principles for Consolidated Financial Statements in Japan: Focus on Minority Interest and Other Related Accounting Treatments
INTRODUCTION The Accounting Standards Boards of Japan (ASBJ henceforth) has been working on for the convergence of Japanese General Acceptable Accounting Principles (GAAP henceforth) toward the International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS henceforth)....
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The Vietnamese Consumer Perception on Corporate Social Responsibility
INTRODUCTION International economic integration occurred during the last decade has brought to Vietnamese businesses, especially the private sector that comprised mainly small and medium enterprises (SME), opportunities to expand their activities...
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