Management Research News: Volume 23 Issue 5/6


Table of contents

African‐American consumer attitudes toward domestic and foreign‐made automobiles

Fred O. Ede, Bhagaban Panigrahi

Evaluates, empirically the attitude of African‐American consumers towards US and Japanese made automobiles. Outlines the rationale and urgency for the study of this population…

Writing for publication: the first steps

Jennifer Rowley, Frances Slack

Seeks to encourage new academics to publish further research after they have completed their Masters or doctorate qualification. Considers the reasons in favour of further…

Enhancing corporate image in organisations

James Poon Teng Fatt, Meng Wei, Sze Yuen, Wee Suan

Defines corporate image and looks at the expectations of the various stakeholders and the message which the image aims to convey to each one.Outlines the details of a study of 200…


Beyond research streams: systematic integration of consumer concepts. Twentieth century postscripts

Jack A. Lesser, Lakshmi K. Thumuluri

Examines the extent to which a variety of widely utilized consumer behavior concepts are systematically related. States that within marketing, consumer behaviour research appears…

Effective employment screening practices

Jund‐Ming Wang, Brian H. Kleiner

Considers the implication of poor recruitment for a company. lists the seven deadly hiring mistakes a firm can make and discusses the concept of negligent hiring and retention…


The growth of Matalan stores

Peter Jones, Colin Clarke‐Hill, David Hillier

Provides a short case study of the growth and operation of retail store Matalan. Looks to offer simple insights into a new player in a retail scene where traditional successful…



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