Journal Contents: International Journal of Social Ecology and Sustainable Development (IJSESD)

Volume 9 (2018)
Issue 1
Article 1
A Review of Heat Stress Policies in the Context of Climate Change and Its Impacts on Outdoor Workers: Evidence From Zimbabwe (pages 1-11)
Bigboy Ngwenya (Edith Cowan University, Perth, Australia), Jacques Oosthuizen (Edith Cowan University, Perth, Australia), Martyn Cross (Edith Cowan University, Perth, Australia), Kwasi Frimpong (Edith Cowan University, Perth, Australia), Cynthia Nombulelo Chaibva (National University of Science and Technology, Bulawayo, Zimbabwe)
Article 2
Analysis of Solar Farm Site Selection Based on TOPSIS Approach (pages 12-25)
Mohammad Alhuyi Nazari (University of Tehran, Tehran, Iran), Alireza Aslani (Interdisciplinary Department, Faculty of New Sciences and Technology, University of Tehran, Tehran, Iran), Roghayeh Ghasempour (University of Tehran, Tehran, Iran)
Article 3
Exploring the Relationship Between Tourism Development, Energy Consumption and Carbon Emissions: A Case Study of Tunisia (pages 26-39)
Habib Sekrafi (University of Sousse, Sousse, Tunisia), Asma Sghaier (ISG Sousse, LaREMFiQ, University of Sousse, Sousse, Tunisia)
Article 4
Socioeconomic Status of Artisanal Fishers in the West Part of Moroccan Mediterranean (pages 40-52)
Hesham Awadh (Faculty of Science, Abdelmalek Essaâdi University, Tétouan, Morocco), Mustapha Aksissou (Faculty of Science, Abdelmalek Essaâdi University, Tétouan, Morocco), Wafae Benhardouze (School of Hassan II, Tétouan, Morocco), Fahd Darasi (Faculty of Science, Abdelmalek Essaâdi University, Tétouan, Morocco), Jaafar Snaiki (National Office of Fishing, Tétouan, Morocco)
Issue 2
Article 1
The Triple Helix in Indonesian Sustainable Crab Industry: Towards a Good Role Model (pages 1-12)
Bulan Prabawani (Department of Business Administration, Diponegoro University, Indonesia)
Article 2
The Awareness and Impact of Carbon Capture and Storage (CCS) on Climate Change in Malaysia (pages 13-27)
Zulkipli Ghazali (Department of Management and Humanities, Universiti Teknologi PETRONAS, Seri Iskandar, Malaysia), Muhammad Zahid (City University of Science & Information Technology, Peshawar, Pakistan)
Article 3
“Sasi”: A New Path to Sustain Seaweed Farming From Up-Stream to Down-Stream in Kotania Bay, Molucass (pages 28-36)
Ivonne Raystika Gretha Kaya (Agribusiness Faculty, Pattimura University, Ambon, Indonesia), Johannes Hutabarat (Diponegoro University, Semarang, Indonesia), Azis Nur Bambang (Diponegoro University, Semarang, Indonesia)
Article 4
A Conceptual Model for Biomass Supply Chain Sustainability (pages 37-53)
Konstantinos Petridis (School of Production Engineering and Management, Technical University of Crete, Chania, Greece), Evangelos Grigoroudis (School of Production Engineering and Management, Technical University of Crete, Chania, Greece), Garyfallos Arabatzis (Department of Forestry and Management of the Environment and Natural Resources, Democritus University of Thrace, Orestiada, Greece)
Issue 3
Special Issue on the Rise of the Business Ecosystems: Business Models, Structures, Processes, and People
Guest Editorial Preface
Kayvan Lavassani (North Carolina Central University, Durham, USA), Vinod Kumar (Carleton University, Ottawa, Canada), Bahar Movahed (North Carolina Central University, Durham, USA)
Article 1
Business Models as Enablers of Ecosystemic Interaction: A Dynamic Capability Perspective (pages 1-13)
Julius Francis Gomes (University of Oulu, Oulu, Finland), Marika Iivari (University of Oulu, Oulu, Finland), Minna Pikkarainen (University of Oulu, Oulu, Finland), Petri Ahokangas (University of Oulu, Oulu, Finland)
Article 2
A Business Model Framework for Crowd-Driven IoT Ecosystems (pages 14-33)
Xenia Ziouvelou (University of Southampton, UK), Frank McGroarty (University of Southampton, UK)
Article 3
IoT- and Big Data-Driven Data Analysis Services for Third Parties, Strategic Implications and Business Opportunities (pages 34-52)
Izabella V. Lokshina (SUNY Oneonta, Oneonta, USA), Cees J.M. Lanting (DATSA-Belgium, Consulting, Leuven, Belgium), Barbara J. Durkin (SUNY Oneonta, Oneonta, USA)
Article 4
Location Optimization of Rapeseed and Soybean Cultivation Areas Considering Economic, Climatic and Social Criteria (pages 53-65)
Reza Babazadeh (Urmia University, Iran, Islamic Republic Of), Mohammad Voria Yavarirad (Urmia University, Iran, Islamic Republic Of), Ehsan Momeni Bashusqeh (Urmia University, Iran, Islamic Republic Of)
Article 5
Sustainable Development and Economic Policy of Water in Tunisia Application of Panel Data (pages 66-79)
Ali Bouchrika (ISG GABES, Gabès, Tunisia), Terzi Chokri (ISG GABES, Gabès, Tunisia), Fakhri Issaoui (Laboratoire PS2D, FSEGT Université de Tunis El Manar, ESSEC Université de Tunis, Tunisia)
Article 6
Do Business Ecosystems See Color? (pages 80-91)
Henry Clay McKoy Jr. (North Carolina Central University, Durham, USA), James H Johnson Jr. (University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, USA)
Article 7
Value Creation and Commercialization in Insular Ecosystems (pages 92-102)
João Lopes (University of Beira Interior (UBI), Covilhã, Portugal & NECE – Research Unit in Business Sciences, Covilhã, Portugal), Luís Farinha (Polytechnic Institute of Castelo Branco (IPCB), Covilhã, Portugal & NECE – Research Unit in Business Sciences, Covilhã, Portugal), João J. Ferreira (University of Beira Interior (UBI) Covilhã, Portugal & NECE – Research Unit in Business Sciences, Covilhã, Portugal)
Volume 8 (2017)
Issue 1
Article 1
Integrating Sustainability and Manufacturing Strategy into a Unifying Framework (pages 1-16)
Lanndon Ocampo (Business Management Cluster, University of the Philippines Cebu, Cebu, Philippines), Eppie Clark (Department of Industrial Engineering, De La Salle University, Manila, Philippines)
Article 2
The Role of Local Wisdom-Based e-Eco-Innovation to Promote Firms' Marketing Performance (pages 17-31)
Vincent Didiek Wiet Aryanto (Universitas Dian Nuswantoro, Semarang, Indonesia)
Article 3
Impact of Information Technologies, Corporate Entrepreneurship and Innovation on the Organizational Performance: A Literature Review (pages 32-48)
Cláudia Sofia B. Pinho (University of Beira Interior, Covilha, Portugal,), João J. Ferreira (University of Beira Interior & NECE- Research Unit in Business Sciences, Covilha, Portugal)
Article 4
Knowledge Management for Excellence in Indian Public Sector (pages 49-65)
Neeta Baporikar (Namibia University of Science & Technology, Namibia & University of Pune, Pune, India)
Issue 2
Article 1
Analysis of Environmental Infrastructure Sustainability of Low Cost Apartment: Rusunawa in Jakarta (pages 1-13)
Henita Rahmayanti (Jakarta State University, Civil Engineering Department, Jakarta, Indonesia), Sylvira Ananda (University of Indonesia, Environmental Science Program, Depok, Indonesia)
Article 2
A Case Study on the Socio-Economic Conditions of the Artisanal Fisheries in the Cagayan De Oro River (pages 14-30)
Catherine Roween C. Almaden (Xavier University-Ateneo de Cagayan, Faculty of Economics, Cagayan de Oro City, Philippines)
Article 4
Situating the Place of Youths' between African Union and Africa Diaspora (pages 57-67)
Babatunde Joshua Omotosho (Federal University Oye-Ekiti, Department of Sociology, Ekiti State, Nigeria)
Issue 3
Special Issue on Sustainable Development and Entrepreneurship: Developing Sustainable Entrepreneurial Thinking
Guest Editorial Preface
Elias G. Carayannis (George Washington University, Washington, DC, USA), David F.J. Campbell (University of Klagenfurt, Klagenfurt, Austria), Joao J. Ferreira (NECE-Research Unit, University of Beira Interior, Covilhã, Portugal), Luís Farinha (Instituto Politécnico de Castelo Branco, Castelo Branco, Portugal & NECE-Research Unit, Covilhã, Portugal), Vanessa Ratten (School of Management, La Trobe Business School, La Trobe University, Melbourne, Australia)
Article 1
Universities' Contributions to Sustainable Development's Social Challenge: A Case Study of a Social Innovation Practice (pages 1-18)
Douglas Paulesky Juliani (Instituto Federal de Santa Catarina, Florianopolis, Brazil), Ania Silva (Instituto Federal de Santa Catarina, Florianopolis, Brazil), Jorge Cunha (ALGORITMI Research Center, University of Minho, Guimaraes, Portugal), Paul Benneworth (CHEPS, University of Twente, Enschede, Netherlands)
Article 2
Corporate Social Responsibility: An Integrative Approach in the Mining Industry (pages 19-37)
Maria do Céu Gaspar Alves (Research Center in Business Sciences (NECE-UBI), University of Beira Interior, Covilhã, Portugal), Margarida Maria Mendes Rodrigues (University of Beira Interior, Covilhã, Portugal)
Article 3
Science Parks Approaches to Address Sustainability: A Qualitative Case Study of the Science Parks in Spain (pages 38-55)
Nuria E Laguna (Universidad Carlos III de Madrid, Madrid, Spain), Gemma Durán-Romero (Universidad Autónoma de Madrid, Madrid, Spain)
Article 4
What Impact Does Innovation and Sustainable Entrepreneurship Have on Competitiveness? (pages 56-66)
Cristina Isabel I. Fernandes (University of Beira Interior, Covilhã, Portugal), Pedro Mota Veiga (Universidade Portucalense, Porto, Portugal), Marta Peris-Ortiz (Universitat Politècnica de València, Valencia, Spain), Carlos Rueda-Armengot (Universitat Politècnica de València, Valencia, Spain)
Article 5
Conditions Supporting Entrepreneurship and Sustainable Growth (pages 67-86)
Luís Farinha (Instituto Politécnico de Castelo Branco, Castelo Branco, Portugal & NECE-Research Unit, Covilhã, Portugal), Joao J. Ferreira (NECE-Research Unit, University of Beira Interior, Covilhã, Portugal), Sara Nunes (Instituto Politécnico de Castelo Branco, Castelo Branco, Portugal), Vanessa Ratten (School of Management, La Trobe Business School, La Trobe University, Melbourne, Australia)
Article 6
Application of Circular Economy for Sustainable Resource Management in Kuwait (pages 87-99)
Osman Gulseven (American University of the Middle East, Egaila, Kuwait), Jacques Mostert (American University of the Middle East, Egaila, Kuwait)
Article 7
Enhancing Regional Produce as Green Products for the Global Market: An Exploratory Study in a Portuguese Region (pages 100-113)
Marcelo Calvete Gaspar (Instituto Politécnico de Castelo Branco, Castelo Branco, Portugal), Jorge Julião (Católica Porto Business School, Universidade Católica Portuguesa, Porto, Portugal), Benny Tjahjono (Cranfield School of Management, Bedfordshire, UK)
Article 8
Sustainable Entrepreneurship, Family Farms and the Dairy Industry (pages 114-129)
Vanessa Ratten (School of Management, La Trobe Business School, La Trobe University, Melbourne, Australia), Leo-Paul Dana (Montpellier Business School, Montpellier, France)
Issue 4
Article 1
Model of Relationship Marketing Partnerships Between Batik SMEs and Batik Distributors in Central Java, Indonesia (pages 1-14)
Farida Naili (Diponegoro University, Semarang, Indonesia), Agus Naryoso (Diponegoro University, Semarang, Indonesia), Elia Ardyan (Sekolah Tinggi Ilmu Ekonomi Surakarta, Semarang, Indonesia)
Article 2
Comparative Study of the Impact of CO2 Emission on Income: Case Study Algeria /Morocco Between 1990-2100 (pages 15-31)
M. Allali (Departement de Genie Electrique, Faculté de l'electrothechnique, Université des Sciences et de la Technologie d'Oran Mohamed Boudiaf (USTO-MB), Oran, Algeria & Unité de Recherche en Energies Renouvelables en Milieu Saharien, (URER.MS), Centre de Développement des Energies Renouvelables, (CDER), Adrar, Algeria), M. Tamali (Department of Electrical Engineering, Bechar University, Bechar, Algeria), M. Rahli (Department of Electrical Engineering, USTO, Oran, Algeria)
Article 3
Data Center Regions and Economic Development: Implications Derived From Economic Analysis (pages 32-47)
Murat Ali Yülek (Center for Industrial Policy and Development, Istanbul Commerce University, Istanbul, Turkey), İhsan Bostancı (Konya Plain Project Regional Development Administration, Konya, Turkey), Koray Göksal (Yildirim Beyazit University, Ankara, Turkey)
Article 4
Environmental Sustainability: The Emerging Issues in India's Textile Sector (pages 48-60)
Hasanuzzaman (Industrial Engineering and Management, Department of Management Studies, Indian Institute of Technology (Indian School of Mines) Dhanbad, Dhanbad, India), Chandan Bhar (Industrial Engineering and Management, Department of Management Studies, Indian Institute of Technology (Indian School of Mines) Dhanbad, Dhanbad, India)
Volume 7 (2016)
Issue 1
Article 1
Green IT Adoption: Lessons from the Philippines Business Process Outsourcing Industry (pages 1-34)
Alexander A. Hernandez (College of Computer Studies, De La Salle University, Manila, Philippines & College of Information Technology Education, Technological Institute of the Philippines, Manila, Philippines), Sherwin E. Ona (College of Liberal Arts, De La Salle University, Manila, Philippines)
Article 2
Sustainability Disclosure after a Crisis: A Text Mining Approach (pages 35-49)
Selena Aureli (University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy), Renato Medei (University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy), Enrico Supino (University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy), Claudio Travaglini (University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy)
Article 3
Investigation of Consumer Behavior: A Study on Organic Wine (pages 50-61)
Sotiria Baziana (Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Thessaloniki, Greece), Eirini Tzimitra-Kalogianni (Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Thessaloniki, Greece)
Issue 2
Article 1
Business Model Innovation in the Agri-food Sector (pages 1-13)
Joakim Tell (Center for Innovation, Entrepreneurship and Learning Research (CIEL), HALMSTAD University, Halmstad, Sweden), Maya Hoveskog (Center for Innovation, Entrepreneurship and Learning research (CIEL), Halmstad University, Halmstad, Sweden), Pia Ulvenblad (Center for Innovation, Entrepreneurship and Learning research (CIEL), Halmstad University, School of Business, Halmstad, Sweden), Per-Ola Ulvenblad (Center for Innovation, Entrepreneurship and Learning research (CIEL), Halmstad University, Halmstad, Sweden), Henrik Barth (Center for Innovation, Entrepreneurship and Learning research (CIEL), Halmstad University, School of Business, Halmstad, Sweden), Jenny Ståhl (Center for Innovation, Entrepreneurship and Learning research (CIEL), Halmstad University, School of Business, Halmstad, Sweden)
Article 2
Article 3
Behaviour of Ibadan City Households Towards Energy Conservation: A Discriminant Analytical Approach (pages 39-55)
Stephen Enyinnaya Eluwa (Department of Urban and Regional Planning, Faculty of Built Environment, Johor Bahru, Malaysia), Ho Chin Siong (Department of Urban and Regional Planning, Faculty of Built Environment, Johor Bahru, Malaysia)
Article 4
A Conceptual Framework of Influencing Factors on International Entrepreneurial Capability in Emerging Markets (pages 56-70)
Man Zhang (Department of Management, Bowling Green State University, Bowling Green, OH, USA), Jungsook Kwon (Institute of Asian Studies, University of Ulsan, Ulsan, South Korea), Qian Gao (Department Chair of International Economy and Trade, Anhui University, Hefei, China)
Issue 3
Article 2
Co-Creation with Stakeholders: The Key to Enhancing Sustainable Value (pages 34-46)
Shridhar M. Samant (National Institute of Industrial Engineering, Mumbai, India), Shirish Sangle (National Institute of Industrial Engineering, Mumbai, India), Sonal Daulatkar (National Institute of Industrial Engineering, Mumbai, India)
Article 3
Sustainable Development Initiatives and Strategies on Detrimental Effects of Mobile Phone (pages 47-58)
Manivannan Senthil Velmurugan (DB Jain College, Chennai, India)
Article 4
Examination of Mobile Social Networking Service (SNS) Users' Loyalty: A Structural Approach (pages 59-73)
Norazah Mohd Suki (Labuan Faculty of International Finance, Universiti Malaysia Sabah, Labuan, Malaysia), Norbayah Mohd Suki (Faculty of Computing and Informatics, Universiti Malaysia Sabah, Labuan, Malaysia)
Issue 4
Article 1
A Picture is Worth a Thousand Words: Commentary of Broadcast Meteorologists on the Visual Presentation of Climate Change (pages 1-16)
Helen Mary Meldrum (Department of Natural and Applied Sciences, Bentley University, Waltham, MA, USA), David Szymanski (Department of Natural and Applied Sciences, Bentley University, Waltham, MA, USA), Eric A. Oches (Department of Natural and Applied Sciences, Bentley University, Waltham, MA, USA), P. Thompson Davis (Department of Natural and Applied Sciences, Bentley University, Waltham, MA, USA)
Article 2
Paradigm Shift: The Effect of Zen in Preventing Environmental Destruction (pages 17-34)
Osamu Rosan Yoshida (Missouri Zen Center, Creve Coeur, MO, USA), Hidekazu Iwamoto (Josai International University, Shikishi, Japan)
Article 3
The Network Manager and the Governance of Business Networks: Comparison with Managerial Figures in Management Literature (pages 35-46)
Roberta Tresca (Department of Business Studies, University of Chieti-Pescara, Pescara, Italy)
Article 4
A Community-based Geotourism Entrepreneurship: A Case of Kilim Geopark, Malaysia (pages 47-58)
Mana Khoshkam (Management Department, Faculty of Tourism & Hospitality, West Tehran Branch, Islamic Azad University, Iran), Mastura Jaafar (School of Housing, Building and Planning, University of Science Malaysia, Penang, Malaysia)
Volume 6 (2015)
Issue 1
Special Issue on Sustainable Knowledge Society and the Role of Social Media
Guest Editorial Preface
Mustafa Zihni Tunca (Suleyman Demirel University, Isparta, Turkey)
Article 1
A Comparative Analysis of Knowledge Management Practices in Times of Crisis in the Digital Age: Evidence from an Emerging Economy (pages 1-16)
Isa Ipcioglu (Department of Business Administration, Bilecik S. E. University, Bilecik, Turkey)
Article 2
Effects of Information and Communication Technology on Diplomacy and Foreign Policy Administration (pages 17-27)
Boris Mattoš (University of Economics, Bratislava, Slovakia)
Article 3
The Effect of Experiential Marketing on Satisfaction of Microblogging Sites: A Study on Twitter Users (pages 28-43)
Didar Büyüker İşler (Department of Tourism Management, Süleyman Demirel University, Isparta, Turkey)
Article 4
Evaluation of the Website Content of Hospitality Businesses: The Case of Central Antalya (pages 44-58)
Gozde Seval Ergun (Manavgat Vocational School, Akdeniz University, Antalya, Turkey), Hakan Cetin (Department of Econometrics, Akdeniz University, Antalya, Turkey), Sevket Yirik (Akdeniz University, Antalya, Turkey)
Article 5
Elections and Social Media: An Overview (pages 59-72)
Ahmet Sarıtaş (Mehmet Akif Ersoy University, Burdur, Turkey), Elif Esra Aydın (Mehmet Akif Ersoy University, Burdur, Turkey)
Article 6
Education, Technical Progress, and Economic Growth in the Information Age: The Case of Turkey (pages 73-84)
Fuat Sekmen (Sakarya University, Faculty of Economics and Administrative Sciences, Adapazan, Turkey), Mehmet Toptas (Marmara Research Center, Ankara, Turkey)
Issue 2
Special Issue on Niche Tourism, Green Tourism, Strategies, and Ethical Practices
Guest Editorial Preface
Rocci Luppicini (University of Ottawa, Ontario, Canada), Geneviève Brisson (University of Ottawa, Ontario, Canada)
Article 1
Branding Prince Edward County as a Gastronomic Niche Tourism Destination: A Case Study (pages 1-19)
Geneviève Brisson (University of Ottawa, Ontario, Canada), Rocci Luppicini (University of Ottawa, Ontario, Canada)
Article 2
Sustainability Criteria for Tourism Attractions: A Case Study of Germany (pages 20-39)
Michael C. Ottenbacher (Heilbronn University, Heilbronn, Germany), Sina Schwebler (Heilbronn University, Heilbronn, Germany), Daniel Metzler (Munich University of Applied Sciences, Munich, Germany), Robert J. Harrington (University of Arkansas, Fayetteville, AR, USA)
Article 3
‘Stepping on the heads of our Gods': Community Action and Learning in Response to Tourism Development in Manali, India (pages 40-56)
Yangji Doma Sherpa (University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Canada), A. John Sinclair (University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Canada), Thomas Henley (University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Canada)
Article 4
Green Tourism and the Ambiguities of Sustainability Discourse: The Case of New Orleans's Lower Ninth Ward (pages 57-73)
Kevin Fox Gotham (Department of Sociology, Tulane University, New Orleans, LA, USA), Joshua A. Lewis (Tulane University, New Orleans, LA, USA)
Article 5
A Supply-Side Stakeholder Analysis of Rural Wine Tourism Development: The Case of Lake Erie's Southern Shore (pages 74-89)
Donna Quadri-Felitti (New York University, New York, NY, USA)
Article 6
Sport Tourism and the Discourse of Social Cohesion at the World Pond Hockey Championship Event (pages 90-101)
Mark Lowes (University of Ottawa, Ontario, Canada), Cory Awde (University of Ottawa, Ontario, Canada)
Article 7
Can Ecotourism in the Global South Develop the North? (pages 102-116)
Daniel Newell McLane (Department of Sociology, Saint Lawrence University, Canton, NY, USA)
Issue 3
Special Issue on Sustainability Assessment: Developing ‘Green Thinking' Towards Sustainability
Guest Editorial Preface
Dirk Meissner (Institute for Statistical Studies and Economics of Knowledge, National Research University-Higher School of Economics, Moscow, Russia)
Article 1
Green Energy Prospects: Trends and Challenges (pages 1-20)
S. Filippov (Energy Research Institute of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Moscow, Russia), N. Mikova (Higher School of Economics, Moscow, Russia), A. Sokolova (Higher School of Economics, Moscow, Russia)
Article 2
Green Supply Chain Management in Chinese Electronic Manufacturing Organisations: An Analysis of Senior Managements' Perceptions (pages 21-30)
Eoin Plant (Business School, University of South Wales, Treforest, UK), Yusen Xu (Business School, University of South Wales, Treforest, UK), Gareth R.T. White (Business School, University of South Wales, Treforest, UK)
Article 3
Sustainable Packaging: Regulations and Operational Challenges in a Manufacturing SME (pages 31-40)
Gareth R.T. White (Business School, University of South Wales, Treforest, UK), David Sarpong (Bristol Business School, Bristol, UK), Vera Ndrecaj (University of South Wales, Treforest, UK)
Article 4
Towards Sustainable Agri-Food Systems: The Role of Integrated Sustainability and Value Assessment Across the Supply-Chain (pages 41-58)
John E. Morrissey (School of Natural Sciences and Psychology, Liverpool John Moores University, Liverpool, UK), Niall P. Dunphy (Cleaner Production Promotion Unit, School of Engineering, University College Cork, Cork, Ireland)
Article 5
The ISO 55 00X Asset Management Standard: What is in for Rocket Sciences'? (pages 59-79)
Franziska Hasselmann (Institute of Accounting, Control and Auditing (ACA), University of St. Gallen (HSG), Switzerland)
Article 6
The Future of the Natural Resources Sector in Russia (pages 80-103)
N.S. Kasimov (M.V. Lomonosov Moscow State University, Moscow, Russia), N.N. Alekseeva (M.V. Lomonosov Moscow State University, Moscow, Russia), A.A. Chulok (Institute for Statistical Studies and Economics of Knowledge, National Research University Higher School of Economics, Moscow, Russia), A.V. Sokolov (Institute for Statistical Studies and Economics of Knowledge, National Research University Higher School of Economics, Moscow, Russia)
Issue 4
Article 1
Review of Climate Change Adaptation and Social Protection Policies of Ghana: The Extent of Reducing Impacts of Climate Change and Heat Stress Vulnerability of Smallholder Farmers (pages 1-14)
Kwasi Frimpong (Edith Cowan University, Perth, Australia), Eddie Van Etten (Edith Cowan University, Perth, Australia), Jacques Oosthuzien (Edith Cowan University, Perth, Australia), Victor Nufam Fannam (Takporadi Polytechnic, Takoradi, Ghana)
Article 2
Engagement in Campus Environmental Activities and Green Initiatives in Malaysia: A Structural Equation Modelling Approach (pages 15-33)
Norazah Mohd Suki (Labuan Faculty of International Finance, Universiti Malaysia Sabah, Sabah, Malaysia)
Article 3
Green Practices Implementation as Prerequisite to Sustain Firm Competitive Advantages: The Empirical Study from Indonesia Large Scale Enterprises (LSEs) (pages 34-53)
Kardison Lumbanbatu (University of Diponegoro, Semarang, Indonesia), Vincent Didiek Wiet Aryanto (Department of International Marketing, Diponegoro University, Semarang, Indonesia & and Dian Nuswantoro University, Semarang, Indonesia)
Article 4
Indices of Land Degradation and Control Measures in Selected Urban Communities of Abeokuta, Ogun State, Nigeria (pages 54-66)
O. A. Lawal-Adebowle (Department of Agricultural Extension and Rural Development, Federal University of Agriculture, Abeokuta, Nigeria), A. K. Aromolaran (Department of Agricultural Extension and Rural Development, Federal, University of Agriculture, Abeokuta, Nigeria)
Article 5
Philosophy of Information Technology: Sex Robot and Its Ethical Issues (pages 67-76)
Budi Yulianto (Bina Nusantara University, Jakarta, Indonesia), Shidarta (Bina Nusantara University, Jakarta, Indonesia)
Article 6
Polarization: Its Determinants and Decomposition Overtime In Pakistan (pages 77-89)
Muhammad Faraz Riaz (Department of Economics, Government College University, Faisalabad, Pakistan), Sofia Anwar (Department of Economics, Government College University, Faisalabad, Pakistan), Samia Nasreen (Department of Economics, Government College Women University, Faisalabad, Pakistan)
Article 7
The Value of Climate Change Reporting of Firms: The Spanish Case (pages 90-103)
Constancio Zamora-Ramirez (University of Seville, Seville, Spain), Jose M. Gonzalez-Gonzalez (University of Seville, Seville, Spain)
Volume 5 (2014)
Issue 1
Article 1
Pathways of Technological Change: An Epidemiological Approach to Structural Unemployment in the U.S. Service Sector (pages 1-11)
Jeffrey G. Woods (School of Business, University of Indianapolis, Indianapolis, IN, USA)
Article 2
Investigating the Measurement of Consumer Ecological Behaviour, Environmental Knowledge, Healthy Food, and Healthy Way of Life (pages 12-21)
Norazah Mohd Suki (Labuan School of International Business and Finance, Universiti Malaysia Sabah, Sabah, Malaysia)
Article 3
Innovation Diffusion: An Epidemiological Perspective (pages 22-30)
Nikolaos Evangelatos (First Department of Medicine, Klinikum Nürnberg Nord, Nuremberg, Germany), Elias Carayannis (School of Business, George Washington University, Washington, DC, USA)
Article 4
The Diabetes, Depression, and Alcohol Triad: Potential Impact on Community Development (pages 31-46)
Mark A Strand (Master of Public Health Program, North Dakota State University, Fargo, ND, USA), Donald Warne (Master of Public Health Program, North Dakota State University, Fargo, ND, USA)
Article 5
A Simple Model of Financial Epidemiology (pages 47-57)
Donald D. Hackney (School of Business Administration, Gonzaga University, Spokane, WA, USA), Daniel L. Friesner (College of Pharmacy, Nursing and Allied Sciences, North Dakota State University, Fargo, ND, USA), Matthew Q. McPherson (School of Business Administration, Gonzaga University, Spokane, WA, USA)
Article 6
On the Social Costs of Bankruptcy: Can the Bankruptcy Abuse Prevention and Consumer Protection Act (BAPCPA) of 2005 be an Effective Policy? (pages 58-91)
Donald D. Hackney (School of Business Administration, Gonzaga University, Spokane, WA, USA), Matthew Q. McPherson (School of Business Administration, Gonzaga University, Spokane, WA, USA), Daniel Friesner (College of Pharmacy, Nursing, and Allied Sciences, North Dakota State University, Fargo, ND, USA), Candice Correia (Whitworth University, Spokane, WA, USA)
Article 7
Business Firms' Responses to the Crises of 2009 (pages 92-110)
Sean M. Murphy (Department of Health Policy and Administration, Washington State University, Spokane, WA, USA), Daniel L. Friesner (College of Pharmacy, Nursing and Allied Sciences, North Dakota State University, Fargo, ND, USA), Robert Rosenman (School of Economic Sciences, Washington State University, Pullman, WA, USA)
Article 8
Does the Minimum Wage Make Young Adult Labor More Attractive to Firms?: A Panel Data Analysis That Controls for Spatial Heterogeneity (pages 111-137)
Hal W. Snarr (Westminster College, Salt Lake City, UT, USA), Alfredo A. Romero (Department of Economics, North Carolina A & T State University, Greensboro, NC, USA)
Issue 2
Special Issue on Smart, Sustainable and Just: Higher Education and the Remaking of the Right to the City
Guest Editorial Preface
John Blewitt (Aston Business School, Aston University, Birmingham, UK), Nik Theodorakopoulos (Aston Business School, Aston University, Birmingham, UK)
Article 1
Greening the Mediapolis with Media Literacy (pages 1-12)
Antonio López (Prescott College, Prescott, AZ, USA)
Article 2
Learning CSR for Sustainable Corporate Advantage (pages 13-23)
Andrew P. Kakabadse (International Management Development, Cranfield School of Management, Cranfield, UK), Nada K. Kakabadse (Northampton Business School, University of Northampton, Northampton, UK), Linda Lee-Davies (London Academy Business School, London, UK)
Article 3
These Clothes Don't Fit!: Identity, Hybridity and Education in the City (pages 24-38)
Jennifer Patterson (Department of Education and Community, University of Greenwich, London, UK)
Article 4
Narrative of the Pier (pages 39-54)
Cecilia Fe L Sta Maria (University of the Philippines Baguio, Baguio, Philippines)
Article 5
Public Libraries and the Right to the [Smart] City (pages 55-68)
John Blewitt (Aston Business School, Aston University, Birmingham, UK)
Issue 3
Article 1
What's Right? Development and Access to Capital for Indigenous Peoples (pages 1-12)
Thomas Cooper (Faculty of Business Administration, Memorial University of Newfoundland, St. John's, Newfoundland, Canada), Alex Faseruk (Faculty of Business Administration, Memorial University of Newfoundland, St. John's, Newfoundland, Canada)
Article 2
Consumer Attitudes toward Online Shopping: An Exploratory Study from Jordan (pages 13-24)
Ahmad Nabot (College of Engineering, Design and Physical Sciences, Brunel University, Uxbridge, UK), Vanja Garaj (College of Engineering, Design and Physical Sciences, Brunel University, Uxbridge, UK), Wamadeva Balachandran (College of Engineering, Design and Physical Sciences, Brunel University, Uxbridge, UK)
Article 3
Prospect and Potential of Green Jobs towards Green Economy in Bangladesh: A Situation Analysis and Way Forward (pages 25-38)
Khalid Md. Bahauddin (Bangladesh Society of Environmental Scientists, Bangladesh), Nayma Iftakhar (International University of Business Agriculture and Technology, Dhaka, Bangladesh)
Article 4
Some Things Are Just Made to Be Littered (pages 39-47)
Peter B. Crabb (Department of Psychology, Pennsylvania State University Hazleton, Hazleton, PA, USA), Matthew P. Lessack (Pennsylvania State University Hazleton, Hazleton, PA, USA)
Article 5
Sustainability and Entrepreneurship: Fostering Indigenous Entrepreneurship in the Brazilian Amazon Region (pages 48-64)
Raul Gouvea (Anderson Schools of Management, the University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM, USA)
Article 6
Pesticide Use in Indian Cardamom Hills: Factors, Patterns and Intensity (pages 65-80)
M. Murugan (Cardamom Research Station, Kerala Agricultural University, Thrissur, India), P. K. Shetty (National Institute of Advanced Studies, Bangalore, India), Thomas George (College of Agriculture, Kerala Agricultural University, Thiruvananthapuram, India), R. Ravi (Materials Engineering Department, Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore, India), A. Subbiah (Horticulture College and Research Institute (TNAU), Periyakulam, India), K. Vijayakumar (School of Environmental Sciences, Institute for Land, Water and Society, Charles Sturt University, Bathurst, Australia)
Issue 4
Special Issue on Local Development and Comparative Advantages: An Important Tool towards Crisis
Editorial Preface
Elias Carayannis (The George Washington University School of Business, Washington, D.C., USA), George M. Korres (University of the Aegean, Mytilene, Greece)
Article 1
Public Spending Efficiency: The Missing Factor through Financial Crisis (pages 1-10)
George M. Korres (Department of Geography, University of the Aegean, Mytilene, Greece), Aikaterini Kokkinou (Department of Geography, University of the Aegean, Mytilene, Greece)
Article 2
Regional Development Strategy in Insular Space: The Recent Experience of Greece (pages 11-29)
Papadaskalopoulos Athanasios (Panteion University at Athens, Athens, Greece), Christofakis Manolis (Panteion University at Athens, Athens, Greece)
Article 4
Land Allotment Patterns and Urban Features in Post-Second World War Athens: Existing Situation and Betterment Scenarios (pages 43-66)
Emmanuel V. Marmaras (Technical University of Chania, Crete, Greece), Athena Wallace (Architect Planner, Athens, Greece)
Article 5
The Demographic Footprint of Economic Development: The Case of Two Cycladian Islands (pages 67-84)
Vasilis S. Gavalas (Department of Geopraphy, University of the Aegean, Mytilene, Greece)
Article 6
Interpreting the Local Development through the History of the Place: The Example of Nigrita (Visaltia, Greece) (pages 85-99)
Sidiropoulos Georges (Department of Geography, University of the Aegean, Mytilene, Greece)
Volume 4 (2013)
Issue 1
Article 1
Measuring Democracy and the Quality of Democracy in a World-Wide Approach: Models and Indices of Democracy and the New Findings of the “Democracy Ranking” (pages 1-16)
David F. J. Campbell (Faculty for Interdisciplinary Studies (IFF), Institute of Science Communication and Higher Education Research (WIHO),University of Klagenfurt, Vienna, Austria), Elias G. Carayannis (Department of Information Systems and Technology Management, The George Washington University, School of Business, Washington, DC, USA), Thorsten D. Barth (Vienna Democracy Ranking Association,Vienna, Austria), George S. Campbell (IBM Austria (retired),Vienna, Austria)
Article 2
Freedom, Equality and the Quality of Democracy: Democratic Life in the United States, Australia, Sweden and Germany (pages 17-43)
Thorsten D. Barth (Vienna Democracy Ranking Association, Vienna, Austria)
Article 3
The Beauty and the Beast?: A Tale of Democratic Crises and Globalization (pages 44-65)
Marc Bühlmann (Année Politique Suisse, Institute of Political Science, University of Bern, Berne, Switzerland)
Article 4
The Quality of Democracy-Concept vs. the Quintuple Helix: On the Virtues of Minimalist vs. Maximalist Approaches in Assessing the Quality of Democracy and the Quality of Society (pages 66-85)
Gerhard Schlattl (Advantage Austria country office, Austrian Federal Economic Chamber, Skopje, Macedonia)
Article 5
Sustainability Governance in Democracies (pages 86-107)
Doris Wydra (Salzburg Centre of European Union Studies, University of Salzburg, Salzburg, Austria), Helga Pülzl (European Forest Institute Central-East European Regional Office & BOKU University of Natural Sciences and Life Sciences, Vienna, Austria)
Article 6
Pakistan - A Struggle with Democracy: An Analysis about the Democratic Quality of Pakistan (pages 108-114)
Suhaib Ahmed (Department of Political Science, University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria), Saleha Zahra Khwaja (School of Humanities, Social Sciences and Law, Lahore University of Management Sciences (LUMS), Lahore, Pakistan)
Issue 2
Article 1
Sustainability Reporting in State Universities: An Investigation of Italian Pioneering Practices (pages 1-15)
Benedetta Siboni (Department of Management, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy), Carlotta del Sordo (Department of Management, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy), Silvia Pazzi (University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy)
Article 2
Using Sustainability Reports as a Method of Cause-Related Marketing for Competitive Advantage (pages 16-33)
John Kenneth Corley (Computer Information Systems, Appalachian State University, Boone, NC, USA), Sandra A. Vannoy (Computer Information Systems, Appalachian State University, Boone, NC, USA), Joseph A. Cazier (Computer Information Systems, Appalachian State University, Boone, NC, USA)
Article 3
Sustainability Performance and CSR Disclosure: The Missing Link (pages 34-47)
Siyuan Seth Li (Terry College of Business, University of Georgia, Athens, GA, USA), Marie-Claude Boudreau (Terry College of Business, University of Georgia, Athens, GA, USA), Mark Huber (Terry College of Business, University of Georgia, Athens, GA, USA), Richard T. Watson (Terry College of Business, University of Georgia, Athens, GA, USA)
Article 4
The Implementation of Sustainability Reporting in SGR Group: Some Challenges of Transition from “Greenwashing” to Relational Change (pages 48-72)
Maria-Gabriella Baldarelli (Department of Management, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy), Mara Del Baldo (Department of Economics, Society and Politcs, University of Urbino “Carlo Bo”, Urbino, Italy)
Article 5
Sustainability Reporting by Outdoor Equipment Vendors (pages 73-98)
Imke Wasner (European Research Center for Information Systems, Department of Information Systems, University of Münster, Münster, Germany), Tim A. Majchrzak (European Research Center for Information Systems, Department of Information Systems, University of Münster, Münster, Germany)
Article 6
Investing in Sustainability: A Practice-Oriented Approach to Analyze IT-Investments in Sustainability Reporting Systems (pages 99-120)
Christoph Beckers (Department of Information Management, Georg-August-University of Göttingen, Göttingen, Germany), Oliver Marz (Business Development Retail and Logistics, CSB-System AG, Geilenkirchen, Germany), Lutz M. Kolbe (Department of Information Management, Georg-August-University of Göttingen, Göttingen, Germany)
Issue 3
Guest Editorial Preface: Special Issue on Sustainability & the Green Economy
Elias Carayannis (Department of Science, Technology, Innovation, and Entrepreneurship, George Washington University, Washington, DC, USA), Raul Gouvea (Department of International Management, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM, USA), Sul Kassicieh (Department of Management of Technology, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM, USA)
Article 1
Climate Change as a Threat to Brazil’s Amazon Forest (pages 1-12)
Philip M. Fearnside (Instituto Nacional de Pesquisas da Amazônia-INPA, Manaus, Amazonas, Brazil)
Article 2
The Role of Payments for Ecological Services in the Sustainable Development and Environmental Preservation of the Rainforest: A Case Study of Barcelos, Amazonas, BR (pages 13-27)
Alexandre A.F. Rivas (Universidade Federal do Amazonas, Manaus, Amazonas, Brazil & Piatam Institute, Manaus, Amazonas, Brazil), James R. Kahn (Environmental Studies, Washington and Lee University, Lexington, VA, USA & Universidade Federal do Amazonas, Manaus, Amazonas, Brazil & Piatam Institute, Manaus, Amazonas, Brazil), Carlos Edwar Freitas (Department of Fisheries Sciences, Universidade Federal do Amazonas, Manaus, Amazonas, Brazil), Lawrence E. Hurd (Department of Biology, Washington and Lee University, Lexington, VA, USA), Gregory Cooper (Department of Philosophy, Washington and Lee University, Lexington, VA, USA)
Article 3
Biotechnology as a Driving Force for Regional Development: Opportunities and Challenges for the Brazilian Amazon (pages 28-51)
Maurício Aguiar Serra (Institute of Economics, UNICAMP, Campinas, São Paulo, Brazil), José Raimundo Vergolino (The College of Boa Viagem, Recife, Pernambuco, Brazil), Artur da Silva Coelho (Ambiens Sociedade Cooperativa, Curitiba, Paraná, Brazil)
Article 4
Sustainability: Brazilian Perspectives and Challenges after the First Kioto’s Protocol Period (pages 52-60)
Renato Bonadiman (DD&L Consultores, Manaus, Amazonas, Brazil)
Article 5
Scenario-Patent Protection Compared to Climate Change: The Case of Green Patents (pages 61-70)
Araken Alves de Lima (National Institute of Industrial Property (INPI), Rio de Janeiro, RJ, Brazil), Patricia Carvalho dos Reis (National Institute of Industrial Property (INPI), Rio de Janeiro, RJ, Brazil), Julio César Moreira Reis Castelo Branco (National Institute of Industrial Property (INPI), Rio de Janeiro, RJ, Brazil), Rodrigo Danieli (National Institute of Industrial Property (INPI), Rio de Janeiro, RJ, Brazil), Cibele Cristina Osawa (National Institute of Industrial Property (INPI), Rio de Janeiro, RJ, Brazil), Eduardo Winter (National Institute of Industrial Property (INPI), Rio de Janeiro, RJ, Brazil), Douglas Alves Santos (National Institute of Industrial Property (INPI), Rio de Janeiro, RJ, Brazil)
Article 6
Enlisting Markets in the Conservation and Sustainable Use of Biodiversity in South Asia’s Sundarbans (pages 71-86)
Dan Biller (The World Bank, Washington, DC, USA), Ernesto Sanchez-Triana (The World Bank, Washington, DC, USA)
Article 7
Has Gender Equity Improved?: An Examination of the Challenges Faced by Professional Women in Law and Healthcare (pages 87-95)
Michaeline Skiba (Leon Hess Business School, Monmouth University, West Long Branch, NJ, USA), David P. Paul (Leon Hess Business School, Monmouth University, West Long Branch, NJ, USA)
Society Progress Evolution: Sustainability and Responsiveness
Book Review
Andrew S. Targowski (Western Michigan University, Kalamazoo, MI, USA)
Issue 4
Article 1
Relationship between Governance, Performance and Solvency: An Empirical Test in Italian Unlisted Family SMEs (pages 1-19)
Francesco Campanella (Second University of Naples, Caserta, Italy), Domenico Graziano (Second University of Naples, Caserta, Italy)
Article 2
Knowledge Accumulation and Reuse for Spinning off Firms from Learning Organizations: An Individual Knowledge Based Perspective (pages 20-29)
Maria Rosaria Della Peruta (Second University of Naples, Caserta, Italy), Manlio Del Giudice (Second University of Naples, Caserta, Italy)
Article 3
Business Strategy, Market Governance and Performance: Insights from a Case Study (pages 30-42)
Maria Rosaria Della Peruta (Second University of Naples, Caserta, Italy), Marina Maggioni (Link Campus University, Rome, Italy)
Article 4
Corporate Sustainable Growth and the Financing of Innovation: Evidence from Cash-Flow Disaggregation (pages 43-64)
Amani Kahloul (Institut Supérieur de Gestion de Sousse & Faculté des Sciences Economiques et de Gestion de Tunis, Tunis, Tunisia), Ezzeddine Zouari (Faculté des sciences économiques et de gestion de Sousse, Tunis, Tunisia)
Article 5
Sustainable Enterprise Excellence and the Continuously Relevant and Responsible Organization (pages 65-76)
Rick Edgeman (Aarhus Univeristy, Aarhus, Denmark), Anne Bøllingtoft (Aarhus Univeristy, Aarhus, Denmark), Jacob Eskildsen (Aarhus Univeristy, Aarhus, Denmark), Pernille Kallehave (Aarhus Univeristy, Aarhus, Denmark), Thomas Kjærgaard (Aarhus Univeristy, Aarhus, Denmark)
Volume 3 (2012)
Issue 1
Article 2
Knowledge Problem and Emerging Economies (pages 22-37)
Leonardo Baggiani (Independent Researcher, Italy)
Article 3
Policy Incoherencies and Research Gaps in Uganda’s Primary Education Sub-Sector (pages 38-52)
Bruno Lule Yawe (Makerere University, Uganda)
Article 4
The Long-Term Impact of Health on GDP in 19 OECD Countries (pages 53-60)
Ahmet Gokce Akpolat (Sakarya University, Turkey), Nurullah Altintas (Sakarya University, Turkey)
Issue 2
Article 1
A Reflection on the Notion of Cohabitation within and Beyond the Walls of Life Sciences (pages 1-10)
Eleonore Pauwels (Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars, USA)
Article 2
Super-Computers, Evolution and the Fabrication of Life: How can Science and Technology Studies (STS) Contribute to More Reflexive Developments in Systems and Synthetic Biology? (pages 11-24)
Ana Delgado (University of Bergen, Norway), Silvio Funtowicz (University of Bergen, Norway), Dorothy Dankel (University of Bergen, Norway)
Article 3
Sustainability and Anticipatory Governance in Synthetic Biology (pages 25-38)
Arnim Wiek (Arizona State University, USA), David Guston (Arizona State University, USA), Emma Frow (The University of Edinburgh, UK), Jane Calvert (The University of Edinburgh, UK)
Article 7
The “New Biology” as Context and Contrast (pages 57-59)
Jo L. Husbands (National Academy of Sciences, USA)
Article 8
A Policy Rationale for Multidisciplinary Approaches in Synthetic Biology (pages 60-63)
Lino Paula (European Commission, Belgium)
Article 9
A Framework for Anticipatory Governance and Adaptive Management of Synthetic Biology (pages 64-68)
Michael E. Gorman (University of Virginia, USA)
Issue 3
Article 1
Online Grocery Shopping in Developing Countries: Jordanian Consumers as Case Study (pages 1-14)
Mohammad Al Nawayseh (Brunel University, UK), Wamadeva Balachandran (Brunel University, UK)
Article 2
Exchange Rate Forecasting Based on Fundamental Macroeconomic Variables in a Floating Exchange Rate Regime: Evidence from an Emerging Economy (pages 15-21)
Yesim Helhel (Suleyman Demirel University, Turkey), Seref Kalayci (Akdeniz University, Turkey)
Article 3
Article 4
On the Effects of Organizational Culture on E-Learning Readiness: An Iranian Experience (pages 42-52)
Seyed Yaghoub Hosseini (Persian Gulf University, Iran), Khodakaram Salimifard (Persian Gulf University, Iran), Shahrbanoo Yadollahi (Persian Gulf University, Iran)
Article 5
Issue 4
Article 1
An Alternative Paradigm of Managing Sustainability in the Global Supply Chain (pages 1-12)
Maria Lai-Ling Lam (School of Business and Leadership, Malone University, Canton, OH, USA)
Article 2
Games and Politics: An Examination of Persistent U.S. – China Financial Imbalances (pages 13-33)
Tracy Hofer (School of Business and Economics, College of Professional Studies, University of Wisconsin – Stevens Point, Stevens Point, WI, USA)
Article 3
Performance Evaluation of Hospitals’ Emergency Departments using a Modified American Productivity and Quality Center Approach (pages 34-47)
Ronald Zhao (Leon Hess Business School, Monmouth University, West Long Branch, NJ, USA), David Paul III (Leon Hess Business School, Monmouth University, West Long Branch, NJ, USA)
Article 4
On the Need for Financial Epidemiology (pages 48-60)
Donald D. Hackney (School of Business Administration, Gonzaga University, Spokane, WA, USA), Daniel Friesner (Department of Pharmacy Practice, North Dakota State University, Fargo, ND, USA), Matthew L. McPherson (School of Business Administration, Gonzaga University, Spokane, WA, USA)
Article 5
The Feasibility of Small Hydro-Electric Generation in a Large Urban Area (pages 61-68)
Benson Y. Zhang (University of Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand), Adam Taylor (School of Engineering, Auckland University of Technology, Auckland, New Zealand)
Volume 2 (2011)
Issue 1
Article 1
The Idea of a Green New Deal in a Quintuple Helix Model of Knowledge, Know-How and Innovation (pages 1-14)
Thorsten D. Barth (University of Vienna, Austria)
Article 2
Article 3
The Evaluation of the Implementation of Sustainability Norms: An Exercise for Experts or Citizens? (pages 31-43)
Helga Pülzl (University of Salzburg, Austria, and Rutgers University, USA), Doris Wydra (University of Salzburg, Austria)
Article 4
Reflections on Mode 3, the Co-Evolution of Knowledge and Innovation Systems and How It Relates to Sustainable Development: Conceptual Framework for “Epistemic Governance” (pages 44-52)
Alice B. M. Vadrot (Interdisciplinary Centre for Comparative Research in the Social Science (ICCR), Austria)
Issue 2
Article 1
A Study of Tourist Perceptions of Overseas Travel Stress While Visiting Bangkok, Thailand (pages 1-16)
Adarsh Batra (Assumption University, Thailand)
Article 2
Employee Behavioral Intentions in Adopting Information Technology: The Case of the Greek Hotel Industry (pages 17-30)
Anastasia A. Katou (University of Macedonia, Greece), Margarita A. Vogiatzi (Technical Educational Institute of Thessaloniki, Greece)
Article 3
Ecotourism for Community Development: A Stakeholder’s Perspective in Great Himalayan National Park (pages 31-40)
S. P. Bansal (Himachal Pradesh University, India), Jaswinder Kumar (Himachal Pradesh University, India)
Article 4
Sustainable Tourism Development in India: An Empirical Examination of Stakeholders’ Perceptions (pages 41-53)
Mohinder C. Dhiman (Kurukshetra University, India), Arvind Kumar Dubey (Indira Gandhi National Open University, India)
Issue 3
Article 1
How to Survive in an Environment of Technological Changes: A Sustainable Technology Strategy for SMEs (pages 1-17)
Antonino Ardilio (Fraunhofer-Institut für Arbeitswirtschaft und Organisation, Germany), Joachim Warschat (Fraunhofer-Institut für Arbeitswirtschaft und Organisation, Germany)
Article 2
Option Value Embedded on the Brazilian Flex and Sustainable Vehicles (pages 18-33)
Alceu S. Camargo (Universidade de São Paulo, Brazil), Abraham S. O. Yu (Universidade de São Paulo, Brazil), Paulo Tromboni de S. Nascimento (Universidade de São Paulo, Brazil), Jose Vidal Belinetti (Universidade de São Paulo, Brazil), José J. Marques (Universidade de São Paulo, Brazil), Leandro J. Morilhas (Universidade de São Paulo, Brazil)
Article 3
The Effect of Business Characteristics on the Methods of Knowledge Protections (pages 34-60)
Xu Bin (National University of Singapore, Singapore), Tan Kay Chuan (National University of Singapore, Singapore)
Article 4
TQM for Sustainable Development through NPD in Developing Countries (pages 61-78)
Fasil Taddese (Tokyo Institute of Technology, Japan), Hiroshi Osada (Tokyo Institute of Technology, Japan)
Article 5
Forecasting Renewable Energy Technologies in Desalination and Power Generation Using Taxonomies (pages 79-93)
Gihan Dawelbait (Masdar Institute of Science and Technology, UAE), Andreas Henschel (Masdar Institute of Science and Technology, UAE), Toufic Mezher (Masdar Institute of Science and Technology, UAE), Wei Lee Woon (Masdar Institute of Science and Technology, UAE)
Article 6
Common Problems and Lessons Learned from Managing Large-Scale US Government IS/IT Projects (pages 94-111)
Peerasit Patanakul (Stevens Institute of Technology, USA), Saif Syed Omar (Stevens Institute of Technology, USA)
Article 7
A Hybrid Style of E-Learning in MBA Education Across Borders (pages 112-126)
Rémy Magnier-Watanabe (University of Tsukuba, Japan), Caroline Benton (University of Tsukuba, Japan), Harald Herrig (Grenoble Ecole de Management, France), Olivier Aba (Grenoble Ecole de Management, France)
Issue 4
Article 1
Strategic Environmental Assessment as a Tool to Develop Power in Transboundary Water Basin Settings (pages 1-11)
Jakob J. Granit (Stockholm International Water Institute, Sweden), R. Michael King (SNC-Lavalin Inc., Canada), Raymond Noël (Newaygo Consultants Inc., Canada)
Article 2
When Low-Carbon means Low-Cost: Putting Lessons from Nature to work in our Cities (pages 12-25)
Stephen J. Salter (Farallon Consultants Limited, Canada)
Article 3
Application of Methodologies for Environmental Flow Determination in an Andean and a Mediterranean Basin: Two Case Studies of the Pance River (Colombia) and Wadi River (Palestine) Basin (pages 26-43)
Yesid Carvajal-Escobar (Universidad del Valle, Colombia), Ziad Mimi (Birzeit University, Palestine), Saed Khayat (Palestine Technical University- Tulkarm, Palestine), Saleh Sulieman (Birzeit University, Palestine), Wilson Garces (Universidad del Valle, Colombia), Guillermo Cespedes (Universidad del Valle, Colombia)
Article 4
Water Access in the Fight Against Poverty: Tourism or Multiple Use of Water Services? (pages 44-54)
Diego Azqueta (University of Alcalá, Spain), Álvaro Montoya (University of Alcalá, Spain)
Article 5
The Best Desalination Technology for the Persian Gulf (pages 55-65)
Akbar Adibfar (MAPNA Group, Iran)
Article 6
Investigation of Deforestation of Environmental Protection Areas of Madeira River Permanent Preservation Areas in Rondônia Amazon, Brazil (pages 66-76)
Marcelo Rodrigues dos Anjos (Federal University of Amazonas and Centro de Estudos da Cultura e Meio Ambiente da Amazônia RIOTERRA, Brazil), Marla Schulz (Empresa Brasileira de Geoprocessamento (EMBRAGEO), Brazil)
Volume 1 (2010)
Issue 1
Article 1
21ST Century Democratic Capitalism: A Time for Action and a Time to Lead (pages 1-13)
Elias G. Carayannis (GWU, USA), Aris Kaloudis (NIFU STEP, Norway)
Article 2
Public on Conserving an Urban Wetland: A Case from Kerala, India (pages 14-19)
P. P. Nikhil Raj (Sálim Ali Centre for Ornithology and Natural History (SACON), India), P. A. Azeez (Sálim Ali Centre for Ornithology and Natural History (SACON), India)
Article 3
On the Dynamic Mechanism of Developing Recycling Economy for Enterprises in China (pages 20-29)
Huiqiang Cheng (Beijing University of Technology, P. R. China), Xiang-Yun Du (Aalborg University, Denmark)
Article 4
China-European Union Trade and Global Warming (pages 30-40)
Yang Laike (East China Normal University, China), Liao Chun (Shanghai LiXin University of Commerce, China)
Issue 2
Article 1
Integrated Strategy of Water Quality Monitoring and Simulation for Amazon Reservoirs (pages 1-12)
Marcio R. M. da Bessa (University of Brasilia, Brazil), Antonio C. P. Brasil (University of Brasilia, Brazil)
Article 2
Irrigation Management and Water Pricing in Turkey (pages 13-26)
Erol H. Cakmak (Middle East Technical University, Ankara, Turkey)
Article 3
Building an Eco-Innovation Cluster: Water Cluster in the Brazilian Amazon Region (pages 27-39)
Raul De Gouvea (University of New Mexico, USA), Sul Kassicieh (University of New Mexico, USA)
Article 4
Automatic Real-Time River Traffic Monitoring Based on Artificial Vision Techniques (pages 40-51)
Luca Iocchi (Sapienza University of Rome, Italy), Luca Novelli (Archimedes Logica, Italy), Luigi Tombolini (ECOTEMA Co., Ltd, Italy), Michele Vianello (Vice Major, Municipality of Venice, Italy)
Issue 3
Article 1
Assessment of Pollutant Loads of Runoff in Pretoria, South Africa (pages 1-12)
Josiah Adeyemo (Durban University of Technology, South Africa), Folasade Adeyemo (Durban University of Technology, South Africa), Fred Otieno (Durban University of Technology, South Africa)
Article 2
Adsorption of Fluoride on Limestone-Derived Apatite: Equilibrium and Kinetics (pages 13-22)
Cyprian Murutu (Tshwane University of Technology, South Africa), Maurice S. Onyango (Tshwane University of Technology, South Africa), Aoyi Ochieng (Vaal University of Technology, South Africa), Fred Otieno (Durban University of Technology, South Africa)
Article 3
Gathering Under a Green Umbrella: Collaborative Rainwater Harvesting at the University of Arizona (pages 23-33)
Richard Rushforth (University of Arizona, USA), Chester F. Phillips (University of Arizona, USA)
Article 4
Environmental and Social Impact of Stormwater Outfalls at Lake Michigan Beaches (pages 34-48)
Marcia Silva (University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, USA), Sandra McLellan (University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, USA)
Article 5
New Developments in Real-Time Kinematic Water Quality Monitoring of Lakes and River Basins (pages 49-72)
Luca Novelli (Archimedes Logica Co., Italy), Michele Vianello (Municipality of Venice, Italy), Hong Weimin (Environmental Monitoring Centre of Suzhou, China), Lucia Bonadonna (Italian National Institute of Health, Italy), Tiziana Forte (Italian Institute for Environmental Protection and Research, Italy)
Article 6
Monitoring of Water and Sanitation Sustainability (pages 73-86)
Kate Fogelberg (Water For People, Peru)
Issue 4
Article 1
Consumers Perception of Corporate Social Responsibility Empirical Study in Romanian Retail (pages 1-9)
Nicolae Al. Pop (Academy of Economic Studies, Bucharest, Romania), Sebastian A. Vaduva (Emanuel University of Oradea, Romania), Dan Cristian Dabija (Babes-Bolyai University, Cluj-Napoca, Romania), Ioan S. Fotea (Emanuel University of Oradea, Romania)
Article 2
Target Marketing and Ethics Brand Advertising and Marketing Campaigns (pages 10-25)
Gyongyi K. Fogel (Northcentral University, USA), Lorinda F. Lewis (Northcentral University, USA)
Article 3
Sustainable Agriculture The United States versus the European Union: Issues and Attitudes (pages 26-31)
Carson H. Varner (Illinois State University, USA), Katrin C. Varner (Illinois State University, USA)
Article 4
Innovations and Continuous Improvements and Their Impact on Firms’ Performance (pages 32-53)
Mohamed Zain (Universiti Putra Malaysia, Malaysia), Norizan Kassim (Universiti Tun Abdul Razak, Malaysia)
Article 5
Case Study Reclaimed the Greener Way: A Proposed Supply Chain Model for the Reclaimed Lumber Industry (pages 54-61)
John Kaliski (Minnesota State University, USA), Queen Booker (Minnesota State University, USA)