Review Journal of Social Psychology & Social Works <p> Research Journal aspire to select, through peer review, the highest quality economic papers. To achieve this, the entire peer review and publication process must be thorough, objective and fair. Almost every aspect of this process involves important ethical principles and decisions. Journals reputations depends on the trust of the readers, authors and researchers. This trust is enhanced through the journal’s policies to ensure the ethical treatment of all participants in the publication process. Fora peer-reviewed journal, the publication of articles plays an essential role in the development of a coherent network of knowledge. It is, therefore, essential that all publishers, editors, authors, and reviewers, in the process of publishing the journals, conduct themselves in accordance with the highest level of professional ethics and standards.</p> en-US (Dr. Ayesha Khan) (Dr. Imran Malik) Sun, 31 Dec 2023 00:00:00 +0200 OJS 60 Decoding the Paradox: Balancing Innovation and Efficiency in Disruptive Times <p><em>In an era marked by rapid technological advancements and constant disruption, organizations face the challenge of striking a delicate balance between fostering innovation and maintaining operational efficiency. This scholarly article explores the intricacies of navigating the innovation-efficiency paradox, analyzing the implications for businesses in disruptive times. Drawing on a comprehensive review of scholarly literature, case studies, and industry reports, the article investigates strategies for harmonizing innovation and efficiency to ensure sustained competitiveness and resilience in a dynamic business landscape.</em></p> Dr. Ayesha Khan, Copyright (c) 2023 Sun, 31 Dec 2023 00:00:00 +0200 From Data Deluge to Decision Diamonds: Leveraging Analytics for Strategic Advantage <p><em>The proliferation of data in the digital age has led to a paradigm shift in business dynamics, transforming the way organizations derive value from information. This scholarly article explores the journey from navigating the data deluge to strategically leveraging analytics for a competitive edge. Drawing on a comprehensive review of scholarly literature, case studies, and industry reports, the article investigates the transformative role of analytics in decision-making processes, ultimately shaping the concept of "Decision Diamonds" that represent precise, data-driven insights for strategic advantage.</em></p> Prof. Muhammad Ali, Copyright (c) 2023 Sun, 31 Dec 2023 00:00:00 +0200 Beyond Compliance, Cultivating Trust: Ethical Decision-Making in a Digital Age <p><em>The digital age has ushered in unparalleled opportunities and challenges, placing ethical decision-making at the forefront of organizational responsibilities. This scholarly article explores the imperative of moving beyond mere compliance to cultivate trust in the digital era. Drawing on a comprehensive review of scholarly literature, case studies, and ethical frameworks, the article investigates how organizations can navigate the complexities of ethical decision-making, foster a culture of trust, and ensure ethical practices that resonate with stakeholders in the dynamic landscape of the digital age.</em></p> Ms. Fatima Zahra, Copyright (c) 2023 Fri, 30 Jun 2023 00:00:00 +0300 The Influence of Immigration Policies on Social Integration: A Comparative Analysis of European Nations <p><strong> </strong><em>Immigration policies significantly shape the dynamics of social integration, impacting the processes of inclusion, cohesion, and diversity within host societies, particularly in European nations. This scholarly article critically examines the influence of immigration policies on social integration, analyzing evidence from diverse European contexts. By synthesizing empirical research, policy analyses, and case studies, this paper aims to elucidate the multifaceted effects of immigration policies on social integration, explore challenges faced by migrants, and propose strategies for fostering inclusive societies amidst diverse migration dynamics.</em></p> Anum Malik Copyright (c) 2023 Fri, 15 Dec 2023 00:00:00 +0200 Economic Inequality and Its Effects on Social Mobility: A Global Perspective <p><em>The widening gap between the rich and the poor has become a defining characteristic of the 21st century, raising concerns about its impact on social mobility and the very fabric of societies across the globe. This article delves into the complex relationship between economic inequality and social mobility, exploring its diverse manifestations and consequences across different countries and social contexts. We examine how rising inequality hampers the ability of individuals to move up the economic ladder, perpetuating cycles of poverty and disadvantage, and ultimately threatening social cohesion and democratic stability. By drawing upon empirical evidence from various regions, theoretical frameworks on stratification, and policy interventions aimed at mitigating inequality, the article seeks to illuminate the multifaceted challenges posed by economic disparities and proposes potential pathways for fostering a more equitable and mobile future.</em></p> Mr. Bilal Ahmad, Copyright (c) 2023 Sun, 31 Dec 2023 00:00:00 +0200 Education as a Catalyst for Poverty Alleviation: Exploring the Interconnected Relationship <p><em>Education stands as a cornerstone for poverty alleviation, playing a pivotal role in breaking the cycle of deprivation and fostering socio-economic empowerment. This scholarly article critically examines the intricate relationship between education and poverty alleviation, elucidating how education acts as a catalyst for social mobility, economic growth, and equitable development. By synthesizing empirical research, case studies, and theoretical frameworks, this paper aims to analyze the multifaceted dynamics of the education-poverty nexus, explore the impacts of education on poverty reduction, and propose strategies to leverage education for sustainable poverty alleviation.</em></p> Shahnaz Wazir Copyright (c) 2023 Fri, 30 Jun 2023 00:00:00 +0300 Gender Stereotypes in the Workplace: Exploring Perceptions and Realities <p><em>Gender stereotypes, ingrained expectations about how men and women should behave and perform in the workplace, continue to pervade professional environments despite significant strides towards gender equality. This article explores the multifaceted nature of gender stereotypes, their impact on individual experiences and organizational dynamics, and the persistent challenges they pose to achieving true workplace equality. We delve into research findings from social psychology, organizational behavior, and feminist studies, examining how these preconceived notions manifest in various forms of discrimination, from subtle biases in hiring and promotion decisions to overt gender-based harassment and microaggressions. By analyzing the interplay between individual perceptions, organizational cultures, and broader societal norms, the article aims to unpack the complex realities of gender stereotypes and propose strategies for dismantling their harmful effects on women's professional lives and fostering a more inclusive and equitable workplace for all.</em></p> Dr. Sabeen Ghayyur Copyright (c) 2023 Sun, 31 Dec 2023 00:00:00 +0200 Environmental Activism and Community Engagement: A Case Study of the Save Our Mangroves Campaign in Mumbai <p><em>This article examines the intersection of environmental activism and community engagement through a case study of the "Save Our Mangroves" campaign in Mumbai, India. It explores how local communities and environmental activists collaborated to protect the city's vital mangrove ecosystems from the threat of urban development projects. Analyzing the campaign's strategies, successes, and limitations, the article highlights the crucial role of community involvement in amplifying environmental voices and achieving local-level conservation outcomes. By drawing upon theoretical frameworks and empirical data, this study sheds light on the dynamics of environmental activism within marginalized communities, ultimately arguing for a nuanced understanding of the complex interplay between activism, advocacy, and social justice in environmental struggles.</em></p> Dr. Faqir Hussain Copyright (c) 2023 Fri, 15 Dec 2023 00:00:00 +0200