Outlook 2012 – Change, Innovate and Lead for a Sustainable Future

Edited by Allam Ahmed
ISBN: 978-1-907106-19-4

World Sustainable Development Outlook 2012 includes a selection of the best papers presented during the 10th International Conference of WASD held in Abu Dhabi City, United Arab Emirates in November 2012. The conference focussed on change management, innovation and knowledge management, and the role of leadership in engaging organisations and preparing them for a sustainable future.

Title Download
(pp.017-031) E. M. Ahmed ‘Trade spillover effects on East Asian economic growth’, World Sustainable Development Outlook, 2012
Login is required to access this page
(pp.033-052) N. S. M. Ahmed and K. A. A. Mohmes ‘The response of statutory financial auditors in Libya to environmental issues’, World Sustainable Development Outlook, 2012
Login is required to access this page
(pp.055-065) A. A. Ndedi ‘Challenges and perspectives facing the development of entrepreneurship education and training in South Africa’, World Sustainable Development Outlook, 2012
Login is required to access this page
(pp.067-083) E. Hamad and L. Arthur ‘Entrepreneurship in SMEs through business incubators in the Arab world (UAE case study)’, World Sustainable Development Outlook, 2012
Login is required to access this page
(pp.085-116) A. Al-Dairi, R. Mcquaid and J. Adams ‘Entrepreneurship training to promote start-ups and innovation in Bahrain’, World Sustainable Development Outlook, 2012
Login is required to access this page
(pp.119-131) B. B. Anderson and H. Al-Mubaraki ‘The gateway innovation center: exploring key elements of developing a business incubator’, World Sustainable Development Outlook, 2012
Login is required to access this page
(pp.133-144) H. M. Al-Mubaraki and J. Kolo’Incubators based on innovation in France’, World Sustainable Development Outlook, 2012
Login is required to access this page
(pp.145-159) S. Joshi ‘Changing the service sector innovation system of India, World Sustainable Development Outlook, 2012
Login is required to access this page
(pp.163-176) A. Al-Roubaie ‘Building knowledge capacity for sustainable development in the Arab world’, World Sustainable Development Outlook, 2012
Login is required to access this page
(pp.177-193) K. Al-Rawi, A. Alrawi and M. Ibrahim ‘Evaluating knowledge-oriented management in United Arab Emirates firms: industry case study’, World Sustainable Development Outlook, 2012
Login is required to access this page
(pp.197-208) R. Blom and H. Melin, A. Sarno and I. Sarno ‘Learning managers in a transforming economy: the case of St. Petersburg’, World Sustainable Development Outlook, 2012
Login is required to access this page
(pp.209-220) M. N. Marobela and K. A. Marobela ‘Neoliberalism in education: how Performance Management System (PMS) undermined employee motivation and academic freedom at the University of Botswana’, World Sustainable Development Outlook, 2012
Login is required to access this page
(pp.223-237) W. Nwagwu, A. Akeem and O. O. Kumuyi ‘Contexts of utilization of ICT by medical practitioners in private hospitals in Nigeria’, World Sustainable Development Outlook, 2012
Login is required to access this page
(pp.239-253) M. Andersson, H. Sternberg and J. Dubow ‘Implications of mobile devices on ITS: roadmaps ahead’, World Sustainable Development Outlook, 2012
Login is required to access this page
(pp.257-271) A. Abouzeedan and M. Mckelvey ‘Creating a sustainable biotechnology sector in the Arab world: Lessons from the Swedish case’, World Sustainable Development Outlook, 2012
Login is required to access this page
(pp.273-285) S. O. Omer ‘An innovative system of science and technology model’, World Sustainable Development Outlook, 2012
Login is required to access this page
(pp.287-297) S. O. Aroyeun, G. O. Iremiren, S. S. Omolaja, F. A. Okelana, O. Olubamiwa, R. R. Ipinmoroti, A. A. Oloyede, S. O. Ogunwolu, A. DSaniel, C. O. Jayeola, F. A. Sowunmi and L. O. Odunmbaku ‘Developing local processing technology for black and green tea and evaluation of conformance to ISO standard’, World Sustainable Development Outlook, 2012
Login is required to access this page
(pp.301-319) M. Salah and G. Grimble ‘The effect of a fresh fruit and vegetable delivery on the health and independence of seniors’, World Sustainable Development Outlook, 2012
Login is required to access this page
(pp.321-335) E. Al-Jaaly ‘Food advertising watched by adolescent girls in Saudi Arabia’, World Sustainable Development Outlook, 2012
Login is required to access this page
(pp.337-348) S. O. Aroyeun ‘Crude fibre, water extracts, total ash, caffeine and moisture contents as diagnostic factors in evaluating green tea quality’, World Sustainable Development Outlook, 2012
Login is required to access this page
(pp.349-362) B. N. Ngwenya, K. Andrae-Marobela, K. N. Monyatsi, H. Okatch, A. Masizana-Katongo and M. Muzila ‘A globalized context of traditional healing practices in Botswana’, World Sustainable Development Outlook, 2012
Login is required to access this page
(pp.363-377) H. Okatch, K. A. Morobela, K. N. Montatsi, A. M. Katongo, B. N. Ngwenya and M. Muzila ‘Perceptions of safety and efficacy of traditional medicines by community members in Botswana’, World Sustainable Development Outlook, 2012
Login is required to access this page
(pp.381-392) M. Al-Ali ‘GIS and assessment of the performance of the transport system and security’, World Sustainable Development Outlook, 2012
Login is required to access this page
(pp.393-405) W. Saleh and A. Lawson ‘Investigations Of Impacts Of Junction Design On Emissions: Are Our Junctions Sustainable?’, World Sustainable Development Outlook, 2012
Login is required to access this page
(pp.407-421) K. Alnaqbi ‘Investigation of pedestrian accidents: analysis at signalised pedestrian crossings in Edinburgh’, World Sustainable Development Outlook, 2012
Login is required to access this page
(pp.423-438) A. Al-Zaidi ‘Investigation of driving cycles as the tool to assess traffic demand management (TDM) in Edinburgh and Abu Dhabi cities’, World Sustainable Development Outlook, 2012
Login is required to access this page
(pp.439-456) R. Kumar, P. Parida, B. K. Durai and W. Saleh ‘Real-world driving cycle in heterogeneous traffic conditions in Delhi for sustainable transport systems’, World Sustainable Development Outlook, 2012
Login is required to access this page
(pp.457-466) A. M. Al-Atawi and W. Saleh ‘Investigation and modelling of travel behaviour in Saudi Arabia: a sustainable behaviour?’, World Sustainable Development Outlook, 2012
Login is required to access this page
(pp.469-483) A. Santtiago and F. Roxas ‘Identifying, developing and moving sustainable communities through renewable energy’, World Sustainable Development Outlook, 2012
Login is required to access this page
(pp.469-483) M. Busler ‘Income tax policy: is a single rate tax optimum for long term economic growth?’, World Sustainable Development Outlook, 2012
Login is required to access this page
(pp.485-502) A. M. Omer ‘Cooling and heating with ground source energy’, World Sustainable Development Outlook, 2012
Login is required to access this page
(pp.503-515) S. A. M. Saad ‘Application and assessment of earth compostation approach during composting of household wastes’, World Sustainable Development Outlook, 2012
Login is required to access this page
(pp.519-536) J. E. Mbaiwa and T. E. Tshamekang ‘Developing a viable community-based tourism project in Botswana: the case of the Chobe Enclave Conservation Trust’, World Sustainable Development Outlook, 2012
Login is required to access this page
(pp.537-554) O. D. Kolawole ‘Probit analysis of factors influencing rural employment promotion in southern Nigeria’, World Sustainable Development Outlook, 2012
Login is required to access this page
(pp.557-568) B. B. Anderson ‘Corruption and economic development: a puzzling relationship’, World Sustainable Development Outlook, 2012
Login is required to access this page
(pp.569-592) O. D. Kolawole ‘Agrarian reforms and the African green revolution’, World Sustainable Development Outlook, 2012
Login is required to access this page
(pp.593-608) K. Mofuoa ‘On liberal individualism, communitarianism and Ubuntu society in South Africa’, World Sustainable Development Outlook, 2012
Login is required to access this page