Relationship between human resource management practices, ethical climates and organizational performance, the missing link

Malam Salihu Sabiu, Kabiru Jinjiri Ringim, Tang Swee Mei, Mohd Hasanur Raihan Joarder
2019 PSU Research Review  
Purpose -The purpose of this paper is to investigate the influence of human resource management (HRM) practices, (recruitment and selection) and organizational performance (OP) through mediation role of ethical climates (ECs) in Nigerian educational agencies. Design/methodology/approach -Quantitative data were collected from 181 educational agencies represented by director of administration; SmartPLS-SEM was used in testing the relationship, as well as testing the mediating effect of ECs.
more » ... ffect of ECs. Findings -The results revealed strong support for the mediating role of ECs on the relationship between HRM practice (recruitment and selection) and OP. Research limitations/implications -Policy makers and executives in educational agencies need to consider making appropriate decision in terms of effectively adopt and implement performance-based HRM practices that can encourage and create ethical behavior of employees' and within organization. Through the adoption and utilization of these practices, educational agencies can enhance OP.
doi:10.1108/prr-12-2016-0022 fatcat:rjhgxnuucjfpldlikh5mxxzyoy