JGU’s faculty members and students undertake research through its schools, research centres, and institutes. Research is funded through external or internal grants, or are self-funded. To date, our researchers have undertaken projects with public, private and non-profit organizations based in India and across the globe on issues ranging from public policy, urban planning, and intellectual property rights to energy security, agrarian policy, and civil society. A selection of these research projects, both completed and ongoing, is described below to highlight our domain areas of experience and expertise.
Antecedents of Customers’ Choice of Green Hotels and their Impact on Environmental Planning and Oper...
This study examines the impact of environmental concerns of service providers in the hospitality industry and their perceptions of the willingness of customers to pay for this.
To Pay or Not to Pay: Emotional and Cognitive Response to a Bribe Situation
This study aims to understand the emotional and cognitive responses of individuals who are faced with a decision to pay or not to pay a bribe. The data comprised self-reports of individuals in India provided by Janaagraha, an NGO.
Unlocking the Potential of Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises: An Explorative Study
Development of Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (or MSMEs) has been a priority of independent India. Initial government policies to promote this sector include encouraging cottage industries through the Khadi and Village Industries Commission Act of 1956.
Jindal Steel and Power Limited: A Journey from Family Business to World Class Organization
This case aims to discuss the journey of Jindal Steel and Power Limited (JSPL) from being a family run business to the professional organization that it is today.
Identifying Profitable Clientele Using the Analytical Hierarchy Process
This field-study project is being conducted jointly with faculty from the National Institute of Industrial Engineering (NITIE), Mumbai and the fast moving consumer goods (FMCG) Industry.