Outlook 2014 – West Meet East: Sharing the Past and Current Experience to Benefit the Future

Edited by Allam Ahmed
ISBN: 978-1-907106-31-6

Outlook 2014 includes selection of the best papers presented during the 12th International Conference of WASD held in Montreal, Canada. Contributors in this volume share their research and work experiences from all over the world addressing topics of great importance such as public health, education, transportation and many more; the emphasis has been on the importance of evidence based planning to achieve a sustainable future for all.

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(pp.003-016) Ratiu, C. & Anderson, B. B. “Perspectives on sustainable development”
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(pp.017-034) Al-Roubaie, A. & Alvi, S. “Knowledge transfer for sustainable development: East-West collaboration”
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(pp.035-055) Sirsly, C. T. “Sustainability measures: serving stakeholder needs beyond shareholders”
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(pp.059-075) Kolawole, O. D. et al. “Responding to climate change through joint partnership in Botswana”
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(pp.077-097) Khan, Z. et al. “Fiscal incentives promoting REEE measures in Trinidad and Tobago”
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(pp.099-115) Kumar, R. et al. “Idling emission at signalised intersection – a case study in Delhi”
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(pp.119-134) Desai, P. N. “Technology foresight in the Indian biotechnology innovation system”
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(pp.135-158) Nour, S. S. O. M. “Overview of technology transfer in the manufacturing industries in the Arab countries: the case of UAE and Sudan”
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(pp.159-172) Olusegun, A. S. “Development of jam from tea infusion and tropical fruit dietary fibre”
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(pp.173-191) Shrestha, S. K. “Sustainable soil management practices – a key to combat soil desertification in the hills of Nepal”
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(PP.193-203) Odunmbaku, L. A. “Characterisation of principal chemical components of Nigerian tea clones”
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(pp.207-227) Al-Roubaie, A. & Younis, T. S. “Building innovation capacity for knowledge creation in GCC countries”
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(pp.229-246) Nour, S. S. O. M. “Challenges and opportunities for transition to a knowledge-based economy in the Arab region”
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(pp.247-264) Mohammad, K. M. Y. & Budgen, D. “A review of experience-based knowledge about web service composition”
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(pp.267-283) Joshi, S. “Performance of knowledge-intensive business services in India”
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(pp.285-306) Ahmed, E. M. & Beheshti, R. S. “The effects of intellectual capital on top-performing Iranian firms”
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(pp.309-318) Brackett, L. K. et al. “Sustainability marketing: US hotels vs. international hotel chains”
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(pp.319-337) Onel, N. & Mukherjee, A. “An integrative research perspective to understand environmentally sensitive consumer behaviours”
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(pp.339-355) Jaggernath, R. & Khan, Z. “Green supply chain management”
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(pp.359-378) Al-Mubaraki, M. & Muhammad, A. H. “Categories of incubator success”
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(pp.379-392) Emansori, E. “Business incubators in the Arab world”
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(pp.393-407) Kolawole, O. D. et al. “Driving local community transformation through participatory rural entrepreneurship development”
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(pp.411-425) Ahmad, L. S. M. & Daw, A. S. D. B. “Compliance with AAOIFI guidelines in general presentation and disclosure by Libyan Islamic banks”
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(pp.427-439) Anderson, B. B. “Corrupting activities and economic development”
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(pp.443-454) Busler, M. “The relationship between corruption and government involvement in economic activity”
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(pp.455-468) Al-Atawi, A. M. et al. “Traffic accident reductions in Saudi Arabia: barriers and the way forward”
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(pp.469-482) Hamrawi, H. “Design and implementation of computer science curriculum in extreme conditions”
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(pp.485-502) Mahabir, R. & Ramrattan, D. “Influences on the gender wage gap of Trinidad and Tobago: an economic concept or a social construct?”
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(pp.503-526) Khalfalla, L. A. & Ahmed, E. M. “The impact of privatisation on the position of Sudanese women”
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