Journal

EDITORIAL COMMITTEE OF ICBE JOURNAL OF BUSINESS STUDIES

Chief Editor

Chief Editor from 11-04-2014 to 23-11-2017

Prof.K Viyyanna Rao,
Former Vice-Chancellor,
Acharya Nagarjuna University,
Current Address: Director, SEA Group of Institutions,
K R Puram
Bangalore-49

kodativrao@gmail.com
kvrao@icbe.edu.in
kodativrao@yahoo.com

Chief Editor from 23-11-2017 to till date..

Dr. M Nirmala
Professor,
Canara Bank Institute of Management Studies
Central College Campus,
Bangalore-560001.

chiefeditor@icbe.edu.in

nirmala.cbsms@gmail.com

#10, Someshwaranagar, 1st Block,
Jayanagar, Bangalore-560011,
Karnataka

icbe.chiefeditor@gmail.com

Regional Editors

Prof.R.K.Shukla
Institute of vocational studies
Department of commerce
NCERT, Bhopal,
Madhya Pradesh.
Email:dr_ravindrashukla@redifmail.com

Prof.K.C.Biswal
Associate Professor,
Department of Management (Tura Campus),
North East Hill University,
Email:kcbiswal@gmail.com.

Prof.J.K.Sharma
Professor, Department of Commerce,
Maharshi Dayanand University,
Rohtak, Haryana.
Email:jksharma2618@gmail.com

Prof.Prakash Sharma
#42, Vivek Vihar opposite
Jaipur dairy, JLN marg, Jaipur- 302015,Rajasthan.
Email:drprakashin@gmail.com

Prof.U.N.Lakshman
Professor, Department of Commerce,
Mysore University,
Karnataka.
Email:lakshmanun@gmail.com

Dr.R.Siva Rama Prasad
Professor, Department of Commerce
Acharya Nagarjuna University,
Andhra Pradesh
Email:raminenisivaram@yahoo.co.in

Members

Prof.Swagat Sen,
Pro-Vice-Chancellor(Academic),
Calcutta University,Calcutta
swagata_sen_in@rediffmail.com

Prof. V.K.Goswami
Professor, Dept of Applied Economics,
Lucknow University,
Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh

goswamilu@gmail.com

Prof. Jaladi Ravi,
Professor, Department of Commerce,
Andhra University,
Vishakapatnam, 
Andhra Pradesh
dr.ravijaladi@gmail.com

Prof. Anita Kantwala,
Professor, Dept of Commerce,
The Maharaja Sayajirao University of Baroda
Baroda.
askantawala@yahoo.com

Prof.Hemant Thakar,
Director, Dept of Business Administration,
Shivaji University, 
Kolhapur
hmthakar1962@gmail.com

Prof.Tejendra Sharma, 
Head, Dept of Commerce, 
Kurukshetra University, 
Kurukshetra
tsharma@kuk.ac.in

Prof.Pakeerappa,
Professor, Dept of Studies in Business Administration,
Mangalore University, 
Mangalore
ppkmba@yahoo.co.in

Prof.P Mohan, 
Professor, Dept of Commerce and Management, 
Calicut University, 
Manapuram Dist
mohan22@hotmail.com

Prof.Gurudath, 
Dean(Academic),
Jagran Lake City University, 
Bhopal, Madhya Pradesh
cagdath@yahoo.co.in

Prof.Manickvasagam, 
HOD of Corporate Secretaryship, 
School of management, 
Alagappa University, 
Karaikudi, TamilNadu
drvmalucorp@yahoo.com

Prof. B.K.Surya Prakasa Rao, 
Dept of Management Studies, 
RVR & JC College of Engg.
Andhrapradesh
buspr-rvvjc@yahoo.com

Prof. Augustine Amaldas, 
St. Joseph College of Commerce,
Bangalore-560001
aug_bang@yahoo.com

Prof.Hrishikesh, 
Director, 
CMR Institute of Management Studies, 
Bangalore
hrishi1960@gmail.com

Prof.R Venugopal, 
Govt College, 
Kanakapura, Ramnagar Dist, Karnataka
dr_venugopal56@yahoo.com

Guidelines to authors:

ICBE is a professional body incorporated to promote commerce and Management education in India and abroad. It strives to bring in a close coordination between the universities and Industry for the benefit of the society. It also aims at instilling professional ethics among faculty and students pursuing business education. Towards this end, ICBE invites original contributions in the form of research papers, case studies, book reviews and doctoral abstracts from faculty, Research scholars and students.

The authors are advised to follow the guidelines specified below, while submitting their contributions.

*The author shall submit one hard copy and one soft copy to the Chief Editor.

*The hard copy (along with an abstract of not more than 150words) shall be less than 5000 words, typed in MS-Word, using 12-point font, in double space.

*Papers are subjected to a double-blind peer review. Hence, title page shall be separate and the main text shall not include the names of the authors.

*Papers are also subjected to plagiarism test to avoid copy right issues.

*References should be given at the end of the manuscript and should contain only those cited in the text of the manuscript.

Form of the references to be any of the following:

*Viyyanna Rao, K, ‘Public Policy and Inclusive Growth in India’, SSN Publishers and Distributors, New Delhi, 2015.

*Rao, K.V. and Ram Kumar Ratnam, M.V. ‘Freedom of Good: a Buddhist Perspective’, international Journal of Organisational Behaviour & Management Perspectives. Pezzottaite Journals, volume 5, Number 3, July to Septermber,2016, PP.2385-2390.

*Gupta, Amitabh, ‘An empirical Study of Weak Level efficiency in India’. M.Phil. dissertation, University of Delhi. Delhi.

*Figures and tables should be numbered consecutively and should appear near the text where they are first cited. The figures should be accommodated within two-thirds of A4 size paper. Captions of the figures of the bottom and tables at the top are to be given. Sections and sub-section heading should start from the left-hand margin.

*Authors using questionnaires for collection of data for preparing the paper should send a copy of the questionnaire along with the manuscript.

*The final decision on the acceptance or otherwise of the paper rests with the Educational Board and it entirely depends on its standard and relevance.

*The final draft may be subjected to editorial amendment to suit the Journal’s requirements. The decision about acceptance or otherwise of the paper will be conveyed to the author(s) within 30 days from the date of publication of the journal.

*The authors will receive one copy of the Journal free of charge immediately after publication.

*The copy-rights of the contributions published in the Journal lie with the publishers of the Journal.

*The authors are responsible for copyright clearances for any part or the contents of their articles.

*The opinions expressed in the articles of this journal are those of the authors, and do not reflect the objectives or opinion of ICBE.

*All manuscripts shall be sent to the Chief Editor, ICBE Journal of Business Studies, and soft copy be mailed to : icbe.chiefeditor@gmail.com