Business and Economic Research

Business and Economic Research (BER) is an internationally refereed journal, published online by Macrothink Institute, United States. The journal publishes research papers, reviews and short communications in all fields of economics and business.

Authors are invited to submit complete unpublished and original works, which are not under review in any other journal.

The scopes of the journal include, but are not limited to, the following topic areas: Accounting; Economics; Finance & Investment; General Management; Management Information Systems; Business Law;  Global Business; Marketing Theory and Applications;  General Business Research; Business & Economics Education; Production/Operations Management; Organizational Behavior & Theory; Strategic Management Policy; Labor Relations & Human Resource Management; Technology & Innovation; Public Responsibility and Ethics; Public Administration and Small Business Entrepreneurship.

This journal is published in online version. The online version can be free access and download.

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a). Upon receipt of paper submission, the Editor sends an E-mail of confirmation to the corresponding author within 1-3 working days. If you fail to receive this confirmation, your submission/e-mail may be missed. Please contact the Editor in time for that.

b). Peer review. The review process may take 2-3 weeks.

c). Notification of the result of review by E-mail.

d). The authors revise paper and pay publication fee (100USD).

e). E-journal in PDF is available on the journal’s webpage, free of charge for download. We aim to post articles within 3 weeks of acceptance.



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Business and Economic Research are calling for submission for the issue of Vol. 4, No. 1, June 2014.

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a). have a doctoral degree in the specific subject related closely to the journal;
b). have a job at a university or academic organization, in a teaching or research position;
c). have free time outside your regular job, at least 6 hours per month (2-4 papers for review per month);
d). be familiar with the APA citation system;
e). be fluent in academic and professional English;
f). have a strong interest in a scholarly journal;
g). work quickly and accurately to tight deadlines;
h). have an effective network in your research field.

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Vol 4, No 1 (2014)

Business and Economic Research, Vol. 4, No. 1, June 2014

Table of Contents


Strategy and Structure: A Learning Perspective and Analysis PDF
Eric W. Ford, Rebecca Wells, Terrie C. Reeves 1-13
A Quantitative and Theoretical Analysis of Ghana’s Internal Migration, Economic Growth and poverty Reduction: A Disaggregated Approach, from 1980 to 2012* PDF
Nicholas Awuse, Patrick Tandoh Offin 14-22
What factors Influence Internal migration and Wage Growth? an Empirical Analysis of Private Formal Sector in Bolgatanga-Ghana PDF
Nicholas Awuse, Patrick Tandoh Offin 23-31
Assessment of Internal Migration Policies in Developing Countries: Evidence from Tanzania PDF
Robert Ebihart Msigwa, Kembo M. Bwana 32-47
The Business Competitiveness of Thailand in the ASEAN Region PDF
Abdullah Kaid Al-Swidi, Arfan Shahzad 48-71
Performance Evaluation of the Banking Sector in Bangladesh: A Comparative Analysis PDF
Md. Ariful Islam, Mahmudul Hasan Siddiqui, Kh. Fahim Hossain, Luthful Karim 72-109
Convertibility of Capital Account: A Comparative Analysis PDF
Md. Ariful Islam, Md. Rayhan Islam, Mahmudul Hasan Siddiqui, Luthful Karim 110-134
Analysis of Quality Leadership in Reviving Economies and Politics in Muslim Countries PDF
Mahfuzur Rahman, Md. Arphan Ali, Hasanul Banna, Md. Saifur Rahman 135-148
Personal Attributes and Motivation of Female Micro-Entrepreneurs in Ghana: A Case of Fishmongers in Central Region PDF
Theory and Empirical Evidence on Corporate Governance from Banking Sector of Pakistan PDF
Waqas Tariq, Imran Ali, Muhammad Ibrahim, Muhammad Asim, Naeem Ur Rehman 163-174
Globalization to a Developing Economy: a Pain or a Gain PDF
Roseline Oluwatoyin Oluitan 175-189
The Theory of Justice and Profit Maximization PDF
Gennady Bilych 190-212
Enhancing International Performance of Exporting Firms through E-Business Integration PDF
Mehmet Ali Ekemen, Pelin Bayram 213-231
Do Corporate Social Responsibility Initiatives Favorable for Banks? Customer’s Perceptions PDF
Shahbaz Khan, Nida Baig, Aon Waqas Awan, Muhammad Imdad Ullah 232-249

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