Journal of Business and Economics (ISSN 2155-7950) is an international, professional, and peer reviewed journal, monthly published in English by Academic Star Publishing Company, USA. This is a multi-disciplinary publication. Contributions are sought from all functional areas of business (marketing, management, finance, accounting, decision sciences, operations research and economics) and from other disciplines as long as the material is business or economics oriented. We are interested in receiving well-written and timely papers from individuals for possible publication. The focus of the publication is original completed research that has application to academicians, researchers, business persons and public policy makers within the broad areas of business and economics.