Published Research Papers


Best Paper of the Track Award – Winner: Faculty Feats!

Dr. Sivapragasam – Assistant Professor of TSM Madurai Winning the Best Paper of the Track Award from INDAM 6th Biennial Conference. His Paper titled “A Study on Interviewer Bias among HR Professionals” won the Category among various other meritorious research paper submissions. Congratulations to Dr. Sivapragasam for consistently setting higher benchmarks in TSM’s research focus.


Top Cited Paper – CSREM – Wiley

Dr. Ramesh Kumar and Dr. Goswami’s paper on Corporate Social Responsibility titled “Consumer’s response to CSR activities: mediating role of brand image and brand attitude” has been recognized as a top cited paper in the Corporate Social Responsibility and Environmental management journal of Wiley Publishers



Low, Y. M., Sambasivan, M., & Ho, J. A. (2021). Impact of abusive supervision on counterproductive work behaviors of nurses. Asia Pacific Journal of Human Resources, 59(2), 250-278.

Chan, W. L., Ho, J. A., Sambasivan, M., & Ng, S. I. (2019). Antecedents and outcome of job embeddedness: Evidence from four and five-star hotels. International Journal of Hospitality Management, 83, 37-45.

Lin, W. L., Law, S. H., Ho, J. A., & Sambasivan, M. (2019). The causality direction of the corporate social responsibility–Corporate financial performance Nexus: Application of Panel Vector Autoregression approach. The North American Journal of Economics and Finance, 48, 401-418.

Aw, E. C. X., Basha, N. K., Ng, S. I., & Sambasivan, M. (2019). To grab or not to grab? The role of trust and perceived value in on-demand ridesharing services. Asia Pacific Journal of Marketing and Logistics.

Mostafiz, M. I., Sambasivan, M., & Goh, S. K. (2019). The antecedents and the outcomes of foreign market knowledge accumulation–the dynamic managerial capability perspective. Journal of Business & Industrial Marketing.

Mostafiz, M. I., Sambasivan, M., & Goh, S. K. (2019). Impacts of dynamic managerial capability and international opportunity identification on firm performance. Impacts of dynamic managerial capability and international opportunity identification on firm performance, 27, 339-363.

Mostafiz, M. I., Sambasivan, M., & Goh, S. K. (2019). Measurement scale of international opportunity identification in early internationalization firms. Asia-Pacific Journal of Business Administration.

Mostafiz, M. I., Sambasivan, M., & Goh, S. K. (2019). Psychometric evaluation of dynamic managerial capability scale in the context of early internationalizing firms from an emerging economy. Asia-Pacific Journal of Business Administration, 11(4), 371-386.

Lin, W. L., Sambasivan, M., Ho, J. A., & Law, S. H. (2019). Corporate Political Activity and Financial Performance: A Corporate Social Responsibility Perspective (Vol. 26, pp. 235-264). Emerald Publishing Ltd.

Ramesh, K., Saha, R., Goswami, S., & Dahiya, R. (2019). Consumer’s response to CSR activities: Mediating role of brand image and brand attitude. Corporate Social Responsibility and Environmental Management, 26(2), 377-387.

Murugan, N., & Jacob, J. (2019). A brand view on the user acceptance of mobile apps: an evidence from India in the multi-channel context. International Journal of Electronic Marketing and Retailing, 10(2), 95-117.

Singh, S. H., Bhowmick, B., Eesley, D., & Sindhav, B. (2019). Grassroots innovation and entrepreneurial success: Is entrepreneurial orientation a missing link?. Technological Forecasting and Social Change, 119582.

Hota, P. K., Subramanian, B., & Narayanamurthy, G. (2019). Mapping the intellectual structure of social entrepreneurship research: A citation/co-citation analysis. Journal of Business Ethics, 1-26.

Maradana, R. P., Pradhan, R. P., Dash, S., Zaki, D. B., Gaurav, K., Jayakumar, M., & Sarangi, A. K. (2019). Innovation and economic growth in European Economic Area countries: The Granger causality approach. IIMB Management Review, 31(3), 268-282.

Balakrishnan, J., & Foroudi, P. (2019). Does corporate reputation matter? Role of social media in consumer intention to purchase innovative food product. Corporate Reputation Review, 1-20.

Singh, S. H., Maiyar, L. M., & Bhowmick, B. (2020). Assessing the appropriate grassroots technological innovation for sustainable development. Technology analysis & strategic management, 32(2), 175-194.

Arshinder, K., & Balaji, M. (2019). Understanding the models of Indian fruit and vegetable supply chains-a case study approach. International Journal of Agricultural Resources, Governance and Ecology, 15(4), 307-322.

Kumar, R., Saha, R., PC, S., & Dahiya, R. (2019). Examining the role of external factors in influencing green behaviour among young Indian consumers. Young Consumers: Insight and Ideas for Responsible Marketers, 20(4), 380-398.

Singh, S. H., Bhowmick, B., Sindhav, B., & Eesley, D. (2020). Determinants of grassroots innovation: an empirical study in the Indian context. Innovation, 22(3), 270-289.

Balakrishnan, J., & Griffiths, M. D. (2019). Perceived addictiveness of smartphone games: A content analysis of game reviews by players. International Journal of Mental Health and Addiction, 17(4), 922-934.


Lin, W. L., Yip, N., Ho, J. A., & Sambasivan, M. (2020). The adoption of technological innovations in a B2B context and its impact on firm performance: An ethical leadership perspective. Industrial Marketing Management.

Lin, W. L., Mohamed, A. B., Sambasivan, M., & Yip, N. (2020). Effect of green innovation strategy on firm‐idiosyncratic risk: A competitive action perspective. Business Strategy and the Environment, 29(3), 886-901.

Sekar, G., Sambasivan, M., & Viswanathan, K. (2020). Does size of construction firms matter? Impact of project-factors and organization-factors on project performance. Built Environment Project and Asset Management.

Mostafiz, M. I., Sambasivan, M., & Goh, S. K. (2020). Foreign market knowledge, international opportunity recognition and the performance of export manufacturing firms. Strategic Change. 

Mostafiz, M. I., Sambasivan, M., & Goh, S. K. (2020). The performance of export manufacturing firms: roles of international entrepreneurial capability and international opportunity recognition. International Journal of Emerging Markets.

Narayanan, S., Nadarajah, D., Sambasivan, M., & Ho, J. A. (2020). Antecedents and outcomes of the knowledge management process (KMP) in Malaysian SMEs. Journal of Small Business & Entrepreneurship, 1-27.

Dixit, S. K., Sambasivan, M., & Islam, S. M. Multiperspective Public Healthcare Services Organization. Springer Nature, Switzerland AG 2020

Hossain, M. S., Sambasivan, M., Abuelhassan, A. E., & Khalifa, G. S. A. (2020). Factors influencing customer citizenship behaviour in the hospitality industry. Annals of Leisure Research, 1-24.

Patel, B. S., Tiwari, A. K., Kumar, M., Samuel, C., & Sutar, G. (2020). Analysis of agile supply chain enablers for an Indian manufacturing organisation. International Journal of Agile Systems and Management, 13(1), 1-27.

Chopdar, P. K., & Balakrishnan, J. (2020). Consumers response towards mobile commerce applications: SOR approach. International Journal of Information Management, 53, 102106.

Chatterjee, D., Subramanian, B., & Hota, P. K. (2020). Professionalization and Hybridization Dynamics of Social Enterprises. VOLUNTAS: International Journal of Voluntary and Nonprofit Organizations, 31(3), 457-471.

Singh Patel, B., Samuel, C. & Sutar, G. (2020), “Designing of an agility control system: a case of an Indian manufacturing organization”, Journal of Modelling in Management, Vol. 15 No. 4, pp. 1591-1612.

Lytras, M. D., Visvizi, A., Chopdar, P. K., Sarirete, A., & Alhalabi, W. (2021). Information Management in Smart Cities: Turning end users’ views into multi-item scale development, validation, and policy-making recommendations. International Journal of Information Management, 56, 102146.

Selvalakshmi, M., Verma, H., & Jain, N. (2020). Emergence of Indian Film Industry in the International Markets: Facilitators and Impeders. International Journal of Asian Business and Information Management (IJABIM), 11(3), 32-44.

Balakrishnan, J., & Goswami, S. (2020). Sharing YouTube content in offline mode: an attempt to explore conversation through an experimental study. International Journal of Entrepreneurship and Innovation Management, 24(2-3), 154-171.

Kumar, J. R., Saha, R., Manohar, S., & Sekar, P. C. (2020). Retail brand equity: moderating role of retail price deals on retail brand association and retail brand equity relationship. International Journal of Business Innovation and Research, 21(2), 217-237.

Dash, S., Pradhan, R. P., Maradana, R. P., Gaurav, K., & Jayakumar, M. (2020). Impact of banking sector development on insurance market-growth nexus: the study of Eurozone countries. Empirica, 47(2), 205-243.

Ghosh, D., & Sengupta, J. (2020). Medical intervention before death of elderly in India: An inquiry into gender‐based difference. The International Journal of Health Planning and Management, 35(6), 1371-1383.

Senthil, V., & Goswami, S. (2020, December). An Exploratory Study of Twitter Sentiment Analysis During COVID-19:# TravelTomorrow and# UNWTO. In International Working Conference on Transfer and Diffusion of IT (pp. 487-498). Springer, Cham.

Prabaharan, M., & Selvalakshmi, M. (2020, December). Customers Interest in Buying an Electric Car: An Analysis of the Indian Market. In International Working Conference on Transfer and Diffusion of IT (pp. 493-509). Springer, Cham.

Ghosh, D., Sengupta, J., & Tiwari, A. K. (2020). Revisiting the Role of Gender in Health Taxonomy: Evidence from the Elderly in India. Advances in Decision Sciences, 24(2), 1-29.


Dorai, S., Balasubramanian, N., & Sivakumaran, B. (2021). Enhancing relationships in e-tail: role of relationship quality and duration. Journal of Retailing and Consumer Services, 58, 102293.

Mostafiz, M. I., Sambasivan, M., & Goh, S. K. (2021). Antecedents and consequences of market orientation in international B2B market: role of export assistance as a moderator. Journal of Business & Industrial Marketing.

Mostafiz, M. I., Sambasivan, M., Goh, S. K., & Ahmed, P. (2021). Configuring Foreign Market Knowledge and Opportunity Recognition Capabilities to Predict the Performance of Export-Manufacturing Firms. Knowledge Management Research and Practice.

Kularajasingam, J., Subramaniam, A., Sarjit Singh, D. K., & Sambasivan, M. (2021). The impact of knowledge sharing behaviour and social intelligence of university academics on their performance: The mediating role of competencies. Journal of Education for Business, 1-13.

Santhanam, N., Kumar, J. R., Kumar, V., & Saha, R. (2021). Employee turnover intention in the milieu of human resource management practices: moderating role of work-life balance. International Journal of Business Innovation and Research, 24(1), 57-75.

Villari, B. C., Subramanian, B., Kumar, P., & Hota, P. K. (2021). Do Firm Growth Models Work in Service Industries in Developing Economies? An Investigation of the Relationship Between Firms’ Growth, Size and Age. Journal of Interdisciplinary Economics, 0260107921989912.

Rose, S., Gopal, P. R. C., & Arputham, R. M. (2021). Operational efficiency of tow trucks: a case based evidence from an Indian automobile manufacturer. Journal of Facilities Management.

Selvalakshmi, M., Suresh, V., & Kolluru, M. (2021). Pedagogy innovation for management graduates: application of design thinking. International Journal of Innovation Science.

Dhalmahapatra, K., Maiti, J., & Krishna, O. B. (2021). Assessment of virtual reality based safety training simulator for electric overhead crane operations. Safety Science, 139, 105241.

Anandh, G., PrasannaVenkatesan, S., Goh, M., & Mathiyazhagan, K. (2021). Reuse assessment of WEEE: Systematic review of emerging themes and research directions. Journal of Environmental Management, 287, 112335.

Krishnan, S., Gupta, S., Kaliyan, M., Kumar, V., & Garza-Reyes, J. A. (2021). Assessing the key enablers for Industry 4.0 adoption using MICMAC analysis: a case study. International Journal of Productivity and Performance Management.

Goel, P., Sharma, N., Mathiyazhagan, K., & Vimal, K. E. K. (2021). Government is trying but consumers are not buying: A barrier analysis for electric vehicle sales in India. Sustainable Production and Consumption.