Outlook 2009 – The Impact of the Global Financial Crisis on the Environment, Energy and Sustainable Development

Edited by Allam Ahmed
ISBN 9781907106057

Outlook 2009 explores global viewpoints and the latest thinking about the ways in which the recent global financial crisis may affect achieving sustainable development particularly in developing countries with an in-depth focus on deteriorating environmental conditions, energy, obesity and climate change.

This volume of World Sustainable Development Outlook includes a selection of the best papers presented during the WASD’s 7th International Conference held in at Ahlia University, Manama, Bahrain.

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(pp.003-011) B. Wessels ‘The independence of twelve central banks in the Southern African development community’, World Sustainable Development Outlook, 2009
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(pp.013-021) N. S. M. Ahmed and F. R. Mousa ‘Corporate environmental disclosure in Libya: steps forward’, World Sustainable Development Outlook, 2009
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(pp.023-035) M. A. Al-Habaybah and S. M. S. Mushtaha ‘Factors influencing the extent of compliance with mandatory corporate disclosure requirements by manufacturing companies listed at Amman stock exchange’, World Sustainable Development Outlook, 2009
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(pp.037-046) M. M. Ajlouni and S. Tobaishat ‘The effect of technical efficiency in insurance companies on stock performance: Data envelopment analysis evidence from Jordanian companies’, World Sustainable Development Outlook, 2009
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(pp.049-055) Z. Jin and J. Navare ‘Risk management and adoptive innovation’, World Sustainable Development Outlook, 2009
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(pp.057-066) D. Elangovan, G. Sundararaj, S. R. Devadasan and P. Karuppuswamy ‘Investigation on futuristic supply chain risk management initiatives for loss reduction in manufacturing organisations’, World Sustainable Development Outlook, 2009
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(pp.067-072) S. Gupta and J. Navare ‘Exploring impact of corporate image and customers’ aversion to risk on sustainability’, World Sustainable Development Outlook, 2009
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(pp.075-081) S. Liddle and S. El-Kafafi ‘Business innovation and sustainability dichotomy’, World Sustainable Development Outlook, 2009
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(pp.083-091) H. M. Al-Mubaraki and M. Busler ‘Business incubators: Findings from a worldwide survey and guidance for the GCC states’, World Sustainable Development Outlook, 2009
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(pp.093-096) M. Barror and J. Navare ‘Organisational capabilities: Pathways to sustainability?’, World Sustainable Development Outlook, 2009
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(pp.097-103) S. Al-Dosari and A. J. Karim ‘Re-evaluation of the appraisal system’, World Sustainable Development Outlook, 2009
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(pp.105-109) K. A. Al-Dosari and K. J. Karim ‘Resigning: employers enormous headache’, World Sustainable Development Outlook, 2009
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(pp.111-116) A. B. I. Hasouneh ‘The role of financial crisis affecting buying decision role: Jordanian women perspective’, World Sustainable Development Outlook, 2009
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(pp.119-133) A. M. Omer ‘Sustainable water resources management in Sudan’, World Sustainable Development Outlook, 2009
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(pp.135-143) E. M. Ahmed ‘Assessing carbon dioxide emissions impact on ASEAN-5 plus 3 productivity’, World Sustainable Development Outlook, 2009
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(pp.145-153) R. Kumar, W. Saleh and C. Boswell ‘Onboard emission measurement of motorcycles in air quality management area of Edinburgh’, World Sustainable Development Outlook, 2009
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(pp.155-166) W. Murad and N. H. N. Mustapha ‘An examination of the poverty-environment hypothesis with reference to solid waste management of the urban poor in Malaysia’, World Sustainable Development Outlook, 2009
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(pp.167-182) H. B. Borhan and E. M. Ahmed ‘Pollution as one of the determinants of income in Malaysia’, World Sustainable Development Outlook, 2009
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(pp.185-192) H. Sternberg, A. Hagen, K. Lumsden and P. Paganelli ‘Smart freight – enabling an environmentally friendly and accountable transportation system’, World Sustainable Development Outlook, 2009
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(pp.193-201) H. M. Ghashat ‘Evolution of Libya’s ports governance: reasons and challenges’, World Sustainable Development Outlook, 2009
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(pp.203-210) A. All-Zaidi ‘Investigation of urban driving cycle and relevant geometric factors in Abu Dhabi’, World Sustainable Development Outlook, 2009
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(pp.211-219) W. Saleh, R. Kumar and A. Sharma ‘Real-world driving cycle for motorcycles: a comparative study between Delhi and Edinburgh’, World Sustainable Development Outlook, 2009
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(pp.221-229) K. Alnaqbi and W. Saleh ‘Investigation of pedestrian accidents analysis at signalised pedestrian crossings in Edinburgh’, World Sustainable Development Outlook, 2009
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(pp.233-243) N. H. Mustapha and N. M. H. Hashim ‘Efficiency of health service in managing common diseases using data envelopment analysis’, World Sustainable Development Outlook, 2009
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(pp.245-253) S. Al-Kafafi and S. Varma’Service quality in the healthcare sector’, World Sustainable Development Outlook, 2009
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(pp.255-259) I. Tewfik, J. Mackenzie, A. Cunliffe, A. Al-Dhaheri, H. Ali, S. Washi and C. Platrat ‘Childhood obesity prevention in Emirates: a conceptual framework for an anti-obesogenic pilot intervention’, World Sustainable Development Outlook, 2009
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(pp.261-266) S. Hosni and U. Saleh ‘Too many images and too few radiologists: the consequent effect on patients’ health due to the non-sustainable radiology services’, World Sustainable Development Outlook, 2009
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(pp.267-273) I. Tewfik, H. Ismail and S. Tewfik ‘Nutritional quality of deep fried street-vended foods: A public health concern’, World Sustainable Development Outlook, 2009
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(pp.277-286) A. Al-Roubaie ‘Building indigenous knowledge capacity for development’, World Sustainable Development Outlook, 2009
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(PP.287-294) A. Abouzeedan, M. Busler and T. Hedner ‘Managing innovation in a globalised economy: Defining the open capital’, World Sustainable Development Outlook, 2009
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(PP.295-303) R. H. Samujh and S. El-Kafafi ‘Adult education and its implications for small business success’, World Sustainable Development Outlook, 2009
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(pp.307-318) A. Abouzeedan and M. Busler ‘The third revolution: Mass production of marketing information’, World Sustainable Development Outlook, 2009
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(pp.319-324) R. S. A. Wahab’The use of data mining for sustaining development in GCC countries’, World Sustainable Development Outlook, 2009
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(pp.325-335) A. J. Karim, W. Al-Mahdi, H. A. Rahim, N. Al-Shabaan and S. Al-Manea ‘Electronic health record utilisation: challenges and opportunities in Kingdom of Bahrain’, World Sustainable Development Outlook, 2009
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