Social Responsibility and its Impact on Competitive Advantage of Service Business Organisations : A field study on mobile phone companies in Yemen.

https://doi.org/10.48185/sebr.v1i1.47

Authors

  • Abdullah Shuraim Dr.Babasaheb Ambedkar Marathwada University
  • Mohan B. Biradar

Abstract

This present study aims to investigate the effect of social responsibility (SR) on achieving the competitive advantage of service business organizations. The study is conducted on mobile phone companies in Yemen. The study uses a sample of 99 employees working in the main offices of these companies in Sana’a. The data of the study was collected through a self-administered Likert questionnaire survey. As being the most appropriate method to implement this study, descriptive statistical method was adopted to analyze the results. The findings indicate a positive role of the application of social responsibility in achieving the competitive advantage in mobile phone companies in Yemen. The study recommends that policymakers, regulators and companies should put strict disciplines and adopt different strategies to enhance the role of social responsibility. The study contributes to the strand literature of social responsibility. It addresses the issue of corporate social responsibility in a low-income country which opens an insight for regulators, policymakers, analysts, academicians and managers into the role of corporate social responsibility.

Published

2021-01-03

How to Cite

Shuraim, A., & Biradar, M. B. . (2021). Social Responsibility and its Impact on Competitive Advantage of Service Business Organisations : A field study on mobile phone companies in Yemen. Studies in Economics and Business Relations, 1(1), 48–65. https://doi.org/10.48185/sebr.v1i1.47