International Journal of Economics, Finance and Management Sciences

Volume 6, Issue 1, February 2018

  • Determinants of Library Subscription Prices of Economic Journals

    Sumiko Asai

    Issue: Volume 6, Issue 1, February 2018
    Pages: 1-5
    Received: Oct. 09, 2017
    Accepted: Oct. 31, 2017
    Published: Dec. 20, 2017
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    Abstract: Although an increase in the prices of academic journals across several decades has been a crucial issue for research institutions, few studies using individual journal prices have been carried out on the introduction of a bundling service called Big Deal. The present study empirically examines the determinants of the prices of 409 economic journals... Show More
  • Analysis of Personal Loans and Household Financial Health of Primary School Teachers in Kenya

    Florence Jepchumba Bett, Robert Kirui

    Issue: Volume 6, Issue 1, February 2018
    Pages: 6-17
    Received: Oct. 24, 2017
    Accepted: Nov. 09, 2017
    Published: Jan. 11, 2018
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    Abstract: Liberalization in the finance industry in Kenya has led to increased access to credit facilities to Kenyan employees. Primary school teachers are among the beneficiaries. The objectives of this study were to: evaluate the effects of school fees loans on household financial health of primary school teachers in Emining division, assess the effects of... Show More
  • Relationship Between Ability Improvement of the “Xuehui” and Project Supported by the Science & Technology Association — Analysis of W City in China

    Yang Xing-rui

    Issue: Volume 6, Issue 1, February 2018
    Pages: 18-22
    Received: Feb. 23, 2018
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    Published: Feb. 24, 2018
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    Abstract: As a grass-roots organization of the Science & Technology Association, “Xuehui” do a lot of effective work in promoting the prosperity and development of science and technology, and promoting the popularization and improvement of science and technology. In order to promote the further development of the “Xuehui”, W city supported the “Xuehui” by ch... Show More
  • Analysis and Research on Current Juvenile Delinquency

    Fan Jiang

    Issue: Volume 6, Issue 1, February 2018
    Pages: 23-26
    Received: Feb. 23, 2018
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    Published: Mar. 05, 2018
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    Abstract: It has been more than 30 years since China started to study the issue of juvenile delinquency. And research results from all dimensions currently show initial scale and efficiency. With the perfection of the legislation to teenagers and continuously-profound research on this issue, juvenile delinquency has got a quite good control. However, the iss... Show More
  • The Impact of Intrahousehold Resource Distribution on Woman’s Bargaining Power – A Collective Model Approach

    Syed Ali, Bupe Simuchimba, Christabel Ngongola

    Issue: Volume 6, Issue 1, February 2018
    Pages: 27-34
    Received: Jan. 30, 2018
    Accepted: Feb. 16, 2018
    Published: Mar. 16, 2018
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    Abstract: This study was conducted in Kabwe city of Zambia during June to august 2017. The city was divided in to three zones – more developed, medium developed and backward. From each zone one area, i.e., Highridge, Katundo and Makululu, respectively, was selected. The purpose of study was to know the impact of intra-household resource distribution on woman... Show More