Asian Journal of Social Sciences and Management Studies

[E] ISSN: 2313-7401 - [P] ISSN: 2518-0096

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Asian Journal of Social Sciences and Management Studies (AJSSMS) is an open access and peer reviewed journal. The main objective of AJMSS is to provide an intellectual platform for the international scholars. It publishes research papers in the fields of corporate management, economics, business, psychology, law, entrepreneurship, finance, international relations, education, women studies, hotel and tourism, organizational theory, banking, accounting, marketing, human resources, innovation, organizational behavior, ethics, international relations, development studies, population studies, political science, history, public administration, communication, logistics, cross-cultural studies, anthropology. The journal accepts article submissions online or by e-mail :;



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Open Access Policy: This journal provides immediate open access to its content on the principle that making research freely available to the public supports a greater global exchange of knowledge.

Copyright Policy: Copyrights for articles are retained by the authors, with first publication rights granted to the journal. Authors have rights to reuse, republish, archive, and distribute their own articles after publication. The journal/publisher is not responsible for subsequent uses of the work.This journal is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 License.

Paper Selection and Publishing Process

  1. Submission Acknowledgement:When you submit a manuscript online, you will receive a submission acknowledgement letter sent by the online system automatically. For email submission, the editor or editorial assistant sends an e-mail confirmation to the submission’s author within one to three working days. If you fail to receive this confirmation, please check your bulk email box or contact the editorial assistant.
  2. Basic Review: The editor or editorial assistant determines whether the manuscript fits the journal’s focus and scope. Next a check for the similarity rate.
  3. Peer Review: We use a double-blind system for peer review; both reviewers’ and authors’ identities remain anonymous. The submitted manuscript will be reviewed by at least two experts: one editorial staff member as well as one to three external reviewers. The review process may take two to four weeks.
  4. Decision Is Made:The decision to accept or reject an article is based on the suggestions of reviewers. If differences of opinion occur between reviewers, the editor-in-chief will weigh all comments and arrive at a balanced decision based on all comments, or a second round of peer review may be initiated.
  5. Notification of the Result of Review: The result of review will be sent to the corresponding author and forwarded to other authors.
  6. Publication Fee Is Paid: After acceptance, the authors will revise paper and pay the online publication fee: 150 USD. If the author is willing to buy the hard copy of the journal, there is need to pay additional 100 USD
  7. Publication Notice: The authors and readers will be notified and invited to visit our website for the newly published articles.



Vol 4, No 1 (2017)

Table of Contents


The Impact of the New Accounting Reporting Among Listed Firms in Nigerian Stock Market
Musa Yelwa Abubakar, Nasiru Abdulsallam, Muhammad Yusuf Alkali
Pages: 1-9 | 387 Views | 439 Downloads | Share  
An Analysis of Various Types of Supply Chain Management Systems: Case of Global Public Sector versus Private Sector Procurement
Sakhile Manyathi
Pages: 10-19 | 285 Views | 384 Downloads | Share  
The Impact of Packaging Designs on Consumer Buying Behaviour of FMCG during the Hyperinflationary and After the Dollarisation Era in Zimbabwe
Godwell Karedza, Mike Sikwila
Pages: 20-30 | 140 Views | 3168 Downloads | Share  
The Need for Involving Parents in the Rehabilitation of Persons with Special Needs in Nigeria
Juliana Rotkangmwa Bodang, Rachael Asibi Amwe
Pages: 31-35 | 74 Views | 79 Downloads | Share  
A Comparative Study of Private Security Regulations of Mongolia, Belgium and the United Kingdom
Galbat Lkhagvamaa, Julak Lee
Pages: 36-41 | 125 Views | 84 Downloads | Share  
The Cointegration Analysis of the Long-term Bond Rates in Japan under the Zero Lower Bound Problems
Shohei Ishibashi
Pages: 42-56 | 66 Views | 51 Downloads | Share  
Tax Incentives and the Flow of Foreign Direct Investment to Non-Oil Sector: Empirical
Joseph Amuka, Fidelis Ezeudeka
Pages: 57-64 | 74 Views | 192 Downloads | Share  
Use of Mental Health Services in Primary Health Care Delivery Systems in a Developing Country: A Survey of Selected General Hospitals in Delta State Nigeria
Bryan Oweilayefa Gere
Pages: 65-69 | 93 Views | 86 Downloads | Share