RFE: Conference Listings
This service is a joint project of RFE and EconBiz.
Nottingham Business School, Nottingham Trent University
- September 13-14, 2010
- International Symposium on HRM and the Creation of Effective Organisations in Africa
- Nottingham, Nottingham Trent University, United Kingdom
- We invite papers of a conceptual, theoretical and empirical orientation, covering but not limited to the following topics:- emergent themes and patterns in the management of people, and their impact on organizational effectiveness- cross-cultural comparisons of management practices in a culturally diverse continent- the impact of African cultural norms and values on the effectiveness of modern management practices- the development of indigenous HR and management practices that are congruent with the local context- the contribution of African philosophical thought to HR theory and practice- the adoption and suitability of foreign management practices, especially from the emergent economies of Asia- HRM, culture, entrepreneurialism and organisational performance- the impact of globalisation on management practices and organisational performance- the role of expatriates, inpatriates and cross-functional global teams in developing and disseminating effective HR practices- evidence of learning organisations and their effectiveness; the challenge of creating and diffusing knowledge and the role of HRM in these efforts- the impact of practices like nepotism and ethnicity on HRM and organizational effectiveness- HRM, business ethics and corporate social responsibility.[gem?_?? den Informationen des Anbieters - according to site editor's information]
- JEL Code: