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Journal of Business Economics

Zeitschrift für Betriebswirtschaft

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20.06.2020 | Original Paper

The nexus of intellectual capital and operational efficiency: the case of Indian financial system

The emergence of the knowledge economy has made Intellectual Capital (IC) progressively significant. The aim of the study is to evaluate the impact of intellectual capital on operational efficiency calculated using Stochastic Frontier Analysis …

17.06.2020 | Original Paper Open Access

Cash, non-cash, or mix? Gender matters! The impact of monetary, non-monetary, and mixed incentives on performance

Standard economic theory asserts that cash incentives are always better than non-cash ones, or at least not worse. This study employs a real effort experiment to analyze the impact of monetary, non-monetary, and a combination of monetary and …

05.06.2020 | Original Paper Open Access

The contextual effect of completion on the effectiveness of performance feedback

This study investigates the varying effect of performance feedback on performance, depending on the task context. Specifically, we analyze the state of completion (of a product or process) as an essential dimension of the task context. Using a …

03.06.2020 | Original Paper Open Access

Exploring the determinants of real estate liquidity from an alternative perspective: censored quantile regression in real estate research

In this paper, the liquidity (inverse of time on market) of rental dwellings and its determinants for different liquidity quantiles are examined for the seven largest German cities. The determinants are estimated using censored quantile …

03.06.2020 | Original Paper Open Access

On the influence of collection cost on reverse channel configuration

This paper revisits the impact of collection cost on a manufacturer’s optimal reverse channel choice. A manufacturer who remanufactures his own products has the choice between managing collection of used products himself, let the retailer manage …

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From January 2013, the Zeitschrift für Betriebswirtschaft (ZfB) is published in English under the title Journal of Business Economics (JBE).

The Journal of Business Economics (JBE) aims at encouraging theoretical and applied research in the field of business economics and business administration, promoting the exchange of ideas between science and practice. In addition to original theoretical and empirical work, excellent state of the art contributions will also be considered.

The Journal of Business Economics was founded by renowned professors of business economics in 1924 in Germany under the name Zeitschrift für Betriebswirtschaft (ZfB) and has since established itself as one of the leading academic journals for business and management. The double-blind refereed journal is edited by 11 Department Editors, and its Editorial Board members are from Europe, Japan, and the USA.

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