A and A* Publications

Congratulations to the Newcastle Business and Law academics who have published in high quality academic journals in 2018. Click on the links below to see the articles which have been published in A or A* ranked academic journals on the most recent Australian Business Deans Council (ABDC) and Excellence in Research for Australia (ERA) ranking lists.

This collection is constantly growing and we are proud to acknowledge these top publications which are the result of successful collaborations and world class research.

2018/19 A and A* Publications

Acheampong, A. O. (2018). Economic growth, CO2 emissions and energy consumption: What causes what and where?. Energy Economics, 74, 677-692.[ABDC Rank: A*] Link to Article

Katusiime, L., & Agbola, F. W. (Online 2018). Modelling the impact of central bank intervention on exchange rate volatility under inflation targeting. Applied Economics, 1-14. [ABDC Rank: A] Link to Article

Kennedy A, Baxter SM and Ilicic J (2019) ‘Celebrity versus film persona endorsements: Examining the effect of celebrity transgressions on consumer judgments’. Psychology and Marketing.  Vol. 36(2) pp 102-112.(ABDC Rank: A)

Ilicic J, Baxter SM and Kulczynski A (2019) ‘Keeping it real: examining the influence of co-branding authenticity in cause-related marketing’. Journal of Brand Management. Vol. 26(1), pp 49-59. (ABDC Rank:  A)

Baxter, S. M., & Ilicic, J. (Online 2018). May the force drag your dynamic logo: The brand work-energy effect. International Journal of Research in Marketing. [ABDC Rank: A*] Link to Article

Ilicic, J., Baxter, S. M., & Kulczynski, A. (2018). Spot the difference: examining facial characteristics that enhance spokesperson effectiveness. European Journal of Marketing52(1/2), 348-366. [ABDC Rank: A*] Link to Article

Ilicic, J., Baxter, S., & Kulczynski, A. (Online 2018). Pseudohomophones as brand names: Prioritising the emotionally interesting homophone. European Journal of Marketing. [ABDC Rank: A*] Link to Article

Ilicic, J., Baxter, S. M., & Kulczynski, A. (Online 2018). Keeping it real: examining the influence of co-branding authenticity in cause-related marketing. Journal of Brand Management [ABDC Rank: A] Link to Article

Bose, S., Khan, H. Z., Rashid, A., & Islam, S. (2018). What drives green banking disclosure? An institutional and corporate governance perspective. Asia Pacific Journal of Management35(2), 501-527. [ABDC Rank: A] Link to Article

Bose S, Saha A, Khan H, Islam S, (2017) Non-Financial Disclosure and Market-Based Firm Performance: The Initiation of Financial Inclusion, Journal of Contemporary Accounting & Economics, Vol 13 pp 263-281 [ABDC rank: A] Link to Article

Mitchell, R., Boyle, B., & Von Stieglitz, S. (Online 2018). Professional Commitment and Team Effectiveness: A Moderated Mediation Investigation of Cognitive Diversity and Task Conflict. Journal of Business and Psychology, [ABDC Rank: A] Link to Article

Patel, P., Sinha, P., Bhanugopan, R., Boyle, B., & Bray, M. (Online 2018). The transfer of HRM practices from emerging Indian IT MNEs to their subsidiaries in Australia: the MNE diamond model. Journal of Business Research. [ABDC Rank: A] Link to Article

Carlson J, Gudergan SP, Gelhard C and Rahman MM (2019) ‘Customer engagement with brands in social media platforms: Configurations, equifinality and sharing’. European Journal of Marketing. (ABDC Rank: A*)

Carlson, J., Rahman, M., Voola, R. and De Vries, N. (2018). Customer engagement behaviours in social media: capturing innovation opportunities. Journal of Services Marketing. Vol. 32 Issue: 1, pp.83-94 [ABDC rank: A] Link to Article

Carlson, J., Wylie, J., Rahman, M., Voola, R. (Online 2018). Enhancing brand relationship performance through customer participation and value creation in social media brand communities. Journal of Retailing and Consumer Services. [ABDC rank A] Link to Article

Rayner, J., Reimers, V., & Chao, C. W. (2018). Testing an International Measure of Public Service Motivation: Is There Really a Bright or Dark Side?. Australian Journal of Public Administration77(1), 87-101. [ABDC Rank: A] Link to Article

Chen, S. (2018). 'Multinational Corporate Power, Influence and Responsibility in Global Supply Chains'. Journal of Business Ethics, Volume 148, Issue 2, pp 365–374. [ABDC Rank: A] Link to Article

Chen, S., & Lin, N. (Online 2018). The effect of inter-and intra-organizational distances on success of offshored outsourced innovation: A configurational approach. Journal of Business Research. [ABDC Rank: A] Link to Article

Chen T., Drennan J, Andrews L. & Hollebeek L. (2018), User Experience Sharing: Understanding customer initiation of value co-creation in online communities, European Journal of Marketing. Vol. 52 Issue: 5/6, pp.1154-1184 [ABDC Rank: A*] Link to Article

Roy, S. K., Shekhar, V., Lassar, W. M., & Chen, T. (2018). Customer engagement behaviors: The role of service convenience, fairness and quality. Journal of Retailing and Consumer Services44, 293-304. [ABDC Rank: A] Link to Article

Fisk, R. P., Dean, A. M., Alkire, L., Joubert, A., Previte, J., Robertson, N., & Rosenbaum, M. S. (2018). Design for service inclusion: creating inclusive service systems by 2050. Journal of Service Management. [ABDC Rank: A] Link to Article

Anthony, J., Docherty, P., Lee, D. & Shamsuddin, A. (2017), Liquidity commonality in the secondary corporate loan market, Economics Letters, Vol 161, pp10-14, [ABDC Rank: A] Link to Article

Brooke, P. G., Docherty, P., Psaros, J., & Seamer, M. (2018). Internal Governance Does Matter to Equity Returns but Much More So During “Flights to Quality”. Journal of Applied Corporate Finance, 30(1), 39-52. [ABDC Rank: A] Link to Article

Seif M., Docherty P., Shamsuddin A. (Online 2018), Limits to arbitrage and the MAX anomaly in advanced emerging markets, Emerging Markets Review, [ABDC Rank: A] Link to Article

Balachandran, B., Duong, H. N., & Vu, V. (Online 2018). Pension Deficits and the Design of Private Debt Contracts. Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis. [ABDC Rank: A*] Link to Article

Elliot, B., Docherty, P., Easton, S., & Lee, D. (2018). Profitability and investment‐based factor pricing models. Accounting & Finance58(2), 397-421.[ABDC Rank: A] Link to Article

Friday, D., Ryan, S., Sridharan, R., & Collins, D. (2018). Collaborative risk management: a systematic literature review. International Journal of Physical Distribution & Logistics Management48(3), 231-253. [ABDC Rank: A] Link to Article

Hartnett, N. & Shamsuddin, A. (Online 2017), Initial public offer pricing, corporate governance and contextual relevance: Australian evidence, Accounting and Finance. [ABDC Rank: A] Link to Article 

Heyden, M. L., Sidhu, J. S., & Volberda, H. W. (2018). The conjoint influence of top and middle management characteristics on management innovation. Journal of Management44(4), 1505-1529. [ABDC Rank: A*] Link to Article

Kennedy, A., Baxter, S. M., & Ilicic, J. (Online 2018) Celebrity versus film persona endorsements: Examining the effect of celebrity transgressions on consumer judgments. Psychology & Marketing. [ABDC Rank: A] Link to Article

Hook, M., Baxter, S., and Kulczynski, A. (Online 2017). Antecedents and Consequences of Participation in Brand Communities: A Literature Review, Journal of Brand Management. [ABDC Rank: A] Link to Article

Ilicic, J., Kulczynski, A., & Baxter, S. M. (2018). How a Smile Can Make a Difference: Enhancing the Persuasive Appeal Of Celebrity Endorsers: Boosting Consumer Perceptions of Celebrity Genuineness Through the Use of a “Duchenne Smile” in Advertising. Journal of Advertising Research58(1), 51-64. [ABDC Rank: A] Link to Article

Dou J, Jacoby G, Li J, Su Y and Wu Z (2019) ‘Family involvement and family firm internationalization: The moderating effects of board experience and geographical distance’. Journal of International Financial Markets, Institutions and Money. Vol. 59, pp 250-261. (ABDC Rank: A)

Datt, R., Luo, L., Tang, Q., & Mallik, G. (Online 2018). An international study of determinants of voluntary carbon assurance. Journal of International Accounting Research. [ABDC Rank: A] Link to Article

Mahmoudi, N., Docherty, P., & Moscato, P. (2018). Deep neural networks understand investors better. Decision Support Systems, Vol 112, pp 23-34, [ABDC Rank: A*] Link to Article

Malik, A., Ngo, L. V., & Kingshott, R. P. (2018). Power, resource dependencies and capabilities in intercultural B2B relationships. Journal of Services Marketing, 32(5), 629-642. [ABDC Rank: A] Link to Article

Malik, A., Pereira, V., & Tarba, S. (Online 2017). The role of HRM practices in product development: Contextual ambidexterity in a US MNC’s subsidiary in India. The International Journal of Human Resource Management, [ABDC Rank: A] Link to Article

Malik, A., Sinha, P., Pereira, V., & Rowley, C. (Online 2017). Implementing global-local strategies in a post-GFC era: Creating an ambidextrous context through strategic choice and HRM. Journal of Business Research. [ABDC Rank: A] Link to Article

McCarthy S., Meredith J., Bryant L., Hemsley B. (2017), Legal and Ethical Issues Surrounding Advance Care Directives in Australia: Implications for the Advance Care Planning Document in the Australian My Health Record, Journal of Law and Medicine, Vol 25(1) 136-149, [ERA Ranked: A]

Meredith, J., McCarthy, S., & Hemsley, B. (2018). Legal and Ethical Issues Surrounding the Use of Older Children's Electronic Personal Health Records. Journal of law and medicine25(4), 1042-1055. [ERA Ranked: A] Link to Article

Melnyk, S. A., Flynn, B. B., & Awaysheh, A. (2018). The best of times and the worst of times: empirical operations and supply chain management research. International Journal of Production Research56(1-2), 164-192. [ABDC Rank: A] Link to Article

Motta SC and Amsler S (2019) ‘The Marketised University and the Politics of Motherhood’. Gender and Education. Vol. 31(1), pp 82-99. (ABDC Rank:  A)

Motta, S. C., & Bennett, A. (2018). Pedagogies of care, care-full epistemological practice and ‘other’ caring subjectivities in enabling education. Teaching in Higher Education, 23(5), 631-646. [ERA Rank: A] Link to Article

Nguyen, V. H., Agbola, F. W., & Choi, B. (Online 2018). Does corporate social responsibility reduce information asymmetry? Empirical evidence from Australia. Australian Journal of Management [ABDC Rank: A] Link to Article

Luo, Y., Zhu, D., Shi, X., Nicholas, S., & He, P. (2018). Education as a moderator in the effect of diabetes on depressive symptoms in Chinese middle-aged and older adults: A population-based longitudinal study. Journal of affective disorders, 240, 41-47. [ERA Rank: A] Link to Article

Leng, A., Xu, C., Nicholas, S., Nicholas, J., & Wang, J. (Online 2018). Quality of life in caregivers of a family member with serious mental illness: Evidence from China. Archives of Psychiatric Nursing. [ERA Rank: A] Link to Article

Nyberg, D., Wright, C., & Kirk, J. (2018). Dash for Gas: Climate Change, Hegemony and the Scalar Politics of Fracking in the UK. British Journal of Management29(2), 235-251. [ABDC Rank: A] Link to Article

McLeay, F., Yoganathan, V., Osburg, V. S., & Pandit, A. (2018). Risks and drivers of hybrid car adoption: A cross-cultural segmentation analysis. Journal of Cleaner Production, 189, 519-528. [ERA Rank: A] Link to Article

Paladino A and Pandit A (2019) ‘Black or green? Exploring the drivers and roadblocks behind renewable electricity consumption’. Australasian Journal of Environmental Management. Vol. 26(1), pp 43-62. (ABDC Rank:  A)

Paladino, A., & Pandit, A. (2018). Black or green? Exploring the drivers and roadblocks behind renewable electricity consumption. Australasian Journal of Environmental Management, 1-20. [ABDC Rank: A] Link to Article

Moro, S., Pires, G., Rita, P., & Cortez, P. (Online 2018). A cross-cultural case study of consumers' communications about a new technological product. Journal of Business Research. [ABDC Rank: A] Link to Article

Rahman, M., Lee, D. & Shamsuddin, A. (2017) Time-varying return predictability in South Asian equity markets, International Review of Economics & Finance, Vol 48, pp179-200. [ABDC Rank: A] Link to Article

Labidi, C., Rahman, M. L., Hedström, A., Uddin, G. S., & Bekiros, S. (2018). Quantile dependence between developed and emerging stock markets aftermath of the global financial crisis. International Review of Financial Analysis. 59, 179-211. [ABDC Rank: A] Link to Article

Uddin, G. S., Rahman, M. L., Shahzad, S. J. H., & Rehman, M. U. (2018). Supply and demand driven oil price changes and their non-linear impact on precious metal returns: A Markov regime switching approach. Energy Economics73, 108-121. [ABDC Rank: A*] Link to Article

Fernando M. and Ross N. (2018) Stifled Voices: Hearing children’s objections in Hague Child Abduction Convention cases in Australia, International Journal of Law Policy and the Family. Vol 32(1) pp 93-108 [ERA: Rank A] Link to Article

Bahrami A, Shamsuddin A and Uylangco K (2019) ‘Are advanced emerging market stock returns predictable? A regime-switching forecast combination approach’. Pacific Basin Finance Journal. (ABDC Rank:  A).

Rahman ML and Shamsuddin A (2019) ‘Investor sentiment and the price-earnings ratio in the G7 stock markets’. Pacific-Basin Finance Journal. Vol. 55, pp 46-62.  (ABDC Rank:  A)

Safiullah M and Shamsuddin A (2019) ‘Risk-adjusted efficiency and corporate governance: Evidence from Islamic and conventional banks’. Journal of Corporate Finance. Vol. 55, pp 105-140.  (ABDC Rank: A*)

Safiullah, M., & Shamsuddin, A. (Online 2018). Risk-adjusted efficiency and corporate governance: Evidence from Islamic and conventional banks. Journal of Corporate Finance. [ABDC Rank: A*] Link to Article

Safiullah, M. & Shamsuddin, A. (2018), Risk in Islamic banking and corporate governance, Pacific-Basin Finance Journal, Vol 47, pp129-149. [ABDC Rank: A] Link to Article

Ringle, C. M., Sarstedt, M., Mitchell, R., & Gudergan, S. P. (Online 2018). Partial least squares structural equation modeling in HRM research. The International Journal of Human Resource Management, 1-27. [ABDC Rank: A] Link to Article

Sobel-Read, K. (2018). A cautionary tale regarding Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander rights: lessons from US Supreme Court limits on American Indian tribal power. Australian Journal of Human Rights24(1), 97-116. [ERA: Rank A] Link to Article

Sablok, G., Stanton, P., Bartram, T., Burgess, J., & Boyle, B. (2017). Human resource development practices, managers and multinational enterprises in Australia: Thinking globally, acting locally. Education + Training, Vol 59(5), pp 483-501. [ERA rank: A*] Link to Article

Mathews, J. A., Tan, H., & Hu, M. C. (2018). Moving to a Circular Economy in China: Transforming Industrial Parks into Eco-industrial Parks. California Management Review60(3), 157-181. [ABDC Rank: A] Link to Article

Zhou, L., Zhao, S., Tian, F., Zhang, X., & Chen, S. (2018). Visionary leadership and employee creativity in China. International Journal of Manpower39(1), 93-105. [ABDC Rank: A] Link to Article

Crowe, J., Field, R., Toohey, L., Partridge, H., & McAllister, L. (2018). Bargaining in the shadow of the folk law: Expanding the concept of the shadow of the law in family dispute resolution. Sydney Law Review, The40(3), 319. [ERA Ranked: A*] Link to Article

Vilches-Montero S., Pandit, A., Bravo-Olavarria, R., and Chao, F. (2018) What loyal women (and men) want: The role of gender and loyalty program characteristics in driving store loyalty. Journal of Retailing and Consumer Services, 44(September), pp 64-70. ISSN: 0969-6989. [ABDC Rank: A] Link to Article

Vilches-Montero, S., Hashim, N. M. H. N., Pandit, A., & Bravo-Olavarria, R. (2018). Using the senses to evaluate aesthetic products at the point of sale: The moderating role of consumers’ goals. Journal of Retailing and Consumer Services40, 82-90.[ABDC Rank: A] Link to Article

Balachandran, B., Duong, H. N., & Vu, V. (Online 2018). Pension Deficits and the Design of Private Debt Contracts. Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis [ABDC Rank: A*] Link to Article

Duong, H. N., Lajbcygier, P., Lu, J. S., & Vu, V. (2018). The effect of anonymity on price efficiency: Evidence from the removal of broker identities. Pacific-Basin Finance Journal51, 95-107. [ABDC Rank: A] Link to Article

He, L. Y., Wright, S., & Evans, E. (Online 2018). Is fair value information relevant to investment decision-making: Evidence from the Australian agricultural sector?. Australian Journal of Management. [ABDC Rank: A] Link to Article

Voola, A. P., Voola, R., Wyllie, J., Carlson, J., & Sridharan, S. (Online 2018). Families and food: exploring food well-being in poverty. European Journal of Marketing. [ABDC Rank: A*] Link to Article

Zhang JX (2018) ‘A general equilibrium analysis of China's urbanization’. Journal of the Asia Pacific Economy. Vol 23(3), pp 340–356. (ERA Rank: A).

Zhang, J. (Online 2018). A General Equilibrium Analysis of China’s Urbanisation. Journal of the Asia Pacific Economy [ERA Rank: A] Link to Article

Chaoying Qi and Zhang J (2018) The economic impacts of the China-Australia Free Trade Agreement - A general equilibrium analysis. China Economic Review, Vol 47(1) pp 1-11. [ABDC rank: A] Link to Article

Zhu JS (2018) ‘Chinese multinationals’ approach to international human resource management: a longitudinal study’. International Journal of Human Resource Management. (ABDC Rank:  A)

2017 A and A* Publications

2016 A and A* Publications

2015 A and A* Publications