Third International Conference on Global Business, Economics, Finance and Social Sciences

GB14_MUMBAI CONFERENCE, 19-21st December 2014

Global Business Research Journals

Online International (Double-Blind Peer Reviewed) Monthly Journals


Invited Lecture 1

Date: 19th December 2014, 1.30 pm – 2.00 pm Venue: Sapphire Hall, Vitz Hotel, Mumbai.
Topic: Strategic Issues in Leadership

Guest Speaker

Prof. N.R.Parasuraman,

Director- Shri Dharmasthala Manjunatheshwara Institute for Management Development, Mysore.
Karnataka State, India.


Invited Lecture 2

Date: 20th December 2014, 10.15 am – 10.45 am Venue: Sapphire Hall, Vitz Hotel, Mumbai.
Topic: “IT as an Economic Growth Enabler”

Guest Speaker

Prof. Akhilesh Bajaj,

Professor of MIS, School of Accounting & MIS, The University of Tulsa,
  United States of America.


Invited Lecture 3

Date: 20th December 2014, 10.45 am – 11.15 am Venue: Sapphire Hall, Vitz Hotel, Mumbai.
Topic: Tourism as economic reviver? Prospects, challenges, and lessons from New Zealand

Guest Speaker

Prof. Brent Lovelock,

University of Otago,
Dunedin, New Zealand.


Dear & Esteemed Colleagues,

Warm greetings!
We are extremely delighted to inform you that the Third International Conference on Global Business, Economics, Finance and Social Sciences is being organized by the Global Business Research Journals (GBRJ) from 19-21st December 2014 in Mumbai, India.
You are cordially invited to submit your research manuscripts/case studies in all areas of business. In addition to paper presentations and discussions, the conference will include special invited lectures on contemporary topics in business.

Important Dates!

Full Paper Submission Deadline


November 30, 2014

Last Date for Registration


December 5, 2014

Conference Dates


19-21 December 2014. (Friday, Saturday and Sunday)

Conference Objectives!

Global Economy!

The wants and needs of the population can be satisfied only if the economy is able to ensure growth and prosperity in a sustainable manner by creating sufficient employment and entrepreneurial opportunities for people. Economic growth, undoubtedly, leads to stability both from the global economy and social points of view. Economists strongly believe that zero or sluggish growth would cause severe blow to the prosperity and peaceful coexistence of the communities across the globe. Of course, ensuring sustained growth helps people to enjoy higher standards of living, peace and prosperity.

Economic Measures!

A range of measures should be initiated to the revive the economy which include a systematic approach to cut budgetary deficits, improving the tax base, maintaining lending rates at affordable levels, implementing prudent austerity measures etc.,
In addition to the above measures, the governments should focus on growth and developmental activities by creating a conducive atmosphere to attract investments to the right sectors so that creation of wealth and employment generation take place in a steady manner.
Economic cooperation with like-minded nations is of paramount importance to ensure long-term growth and stability. It helps currency stability, low inflation, price and interest rate stability.

Revival – The need of the hour!

The need of the hour is to revive the global economy by channeling investments to the right sectors and create a conducive platform for the investors and entrepreneurs to generate employment, wealth and contribute to the growth of gross domestic product of their respective nations.,
Against this backdrop, the Third International Conference on Global Business, Economics, Finance and Social Sciences (GB14 Mumbai Conference) is being organized in the commercial capital of India, Mumbai. This conference provides a platform to academicians, scholars, researchers and industry practitioners to share their insights, views and research findings with the fellow academicians/industry experts from different parts of the World.

Specific objectives!

This conference makes an attempt to:

a) Provide a platform for academicians/scholars, practitioners and researchers to suggest appropriate measures to revive the global economy on the right path so that investments are channelized to the right sectors;

b) Chalk out a coordinated planin order to identify the inherent flaws and weaknesses in the system and suggest measures to fix them immediately; and

c) Suggest appropriate methods to revive the economic activities of individual nations so that the society at large is benefited.


Shri Dharmasthala Manjunatheshwara Institute for Management Development (SDMIMD) Mysore, Karnataka

Shri Dharmasthala Manjunatheshwara Institute for Management Development (SDMIMD), ranked among the top Business Schools in India, is located at the foot of Chamundi Hills in the heritage city of Mysore, Karnataka. The campus has won many architectural and landscape awards and provides a great environment for learning and germination of managerial intellect. The institute has been conferred A** Rating at National Level by CRISIL.

The institute is promoted by the Shri Dharmasthala Manjunatheswara Educational Trust - a premier non-profit educational organisation functioning under the aegis of Shree Kshetra Dharmasthala, which is known for its unique embodiment of Dharma. Today, SDME Trust has more than 40 recognised educational institutions under its wings, imparting quality education from the primary level to the postgraduate level. Trust is known for the professional institutions in Medical, Dental, Engineering, Naturopathy, Ayurveda, Law, , Business Management and Physiotherapy. The trust and all the associate institutions benefit from the visionary leadership of our Chairman, Padma Bhushan Dr. D. Veerendra Heggade, Dharmadhikari of Dharmasthala.

SDMIMD’s AICTE approved PGDM programme, accredited by NBA, runs for six terms over two years with an impeccable track record of academic rigor. SDMIMD also has Student Exchange Programs with the MAYS School of Business, Texas A&M University, USA; Global Management Institute of Shanghai University, China; and British University in Dubai, Dubai. These student exchange programmes enable students to understand each other’s cultures, business practices and traditions. This gives students an edge when it comes to international opportunities.

The SDMIMD’s research unit - SDM Research Centre for Management Studies’ (SDM RCSM), publications ‘Cases in Management’, ‘Contemporary Research in Management’, ‘Excerpts of Select Summer Internship Reports’, have come in for praise from the world of academics. The institute’s journal ‘SDMIMD Journal of Management’ indexed in EBSCO and iScholar has evolved as a prestigious publication well known for the quality of the papers, therein.

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