International Journal of Economics, Finance and Management Sciences

Volume 5, Issue 4, August 2017

  • Comparative Analysis Between Export-Led Growth and Import-Led Growth: A Study on Developing Eight (D-8)

    Maimuna Akter, Md Nahid Bulbul

    Issue: Volume 5, Issue 4, August 2017
    Pages: 204-212
    Received: May 12, 2017
    Accepted: May 25, 2017
    Published: Jul. 06, 2017
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    Abstract: The main objective of the study is to investigate the comparative influence of import and export on economic growth of developing countries in the world, using Export-Led Growth (ELG) and Import-Led Growth (ILG) hypothesis. The study has used purposive sampling technique and selected the member countries of D-8 such as Bangladesh, Egypt, Indonesia,... Show More
  • Impact of New Products Development on the Profitability of Nigerian Deposit Money Banks

    Marcus Garvey Orji, Ruth Andah, Chima Kate, Abba Solomon Boman

    Issue: Volume 5, Issue 4, August 2017
    Pages: 213-221
    Received: Oct. 02, 2014
    Accepted: Oct. 16, 2014
    Published: Jul. 18, 2017
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    Abstract: Profitability strategies can only be formulated and implemented when the marketing manager is well informed about the current marketing situation and to a certain degree, anticipate future changes in the potential and new product market. Many commercial or money deposit banks in Nigeria are faced with problems relating to their marketing activities... Show More
  • The Application in the Portfolio of China's A-share Market with Fama-French Five-Factor Model and the Robust Median Covariance Matrix

    Xinming Chen, Peng Song, Ke Gao, Yankuo Qiao

    Issue: Volume 5, Issue 4, August 2017
    Pages: 222-228
    Received: Jul. 19, 2017
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    Published: Jul. 19, 2017
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    Abstract: In the traditional portfolio model, investors calculate the expected return of assets and the covariance matrix for optimal asset allocation. This paper divides market sentiment period into three states and selectes the securities in the Chinese stock market to construct portfolios. We implement both the Fama-French five-factor model and the robust... Show More