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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Adult education and its implications for small business success
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An examination of the poverty-environment hypothesis with reference to solid waste management of the urban poor in Malaysia
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Assessing carbon dioxide emissions impact on ASEAN-5 plus 3 productivity
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Building indigenous knowledge capacity for development
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Business incubators: Findings from a worldwide survey and guidance for the GCC states
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Business innovation and sustainability dichotomy
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Childhood obesity prevention in Emirates: a conceptual framework for an anti-obesogenic pilot intervention
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Corporate environmental disclosure in Libya: steps forward
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Efficiency of health service in managing common diseases using data envelopment analysis
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Electronic health record utilisation: challenges and opportunities in Kingdom of Bahrain
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Evolution of Libya’s ports governance: reasons and challenges
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Exploring impact of corporate image and customers’ aversion to risk on sustainability
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Factors influencing the extent of compliance with mandatory corporate disclosure requirements by manufacturing companies listed at Amman stock exchange
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Investigation of pedestrian accidents analysis at signalised pedestrian crossings in Edinburgh
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Investigation of urban driving cycle and relevant geometric factors in Abu Dhabi
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Investigation on futuristic supply chain risk management initiatives for loss reduction in manufacturing organisations
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Managing innovation in a globalised economy: Defining the open capital
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Nutritional quality of deep fried street-vended foods: A public health concern
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Onboard emission measurement of motorcycles in air quality management area of Edinburgh
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Organisational capabilities: Pathways to sustainability?
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Pollution as one of the determinants of income in Malaysia
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Re-evaluation of the appraisal system
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Real-world driving cycle for motorcycles: a comparative study between Delhi and Edinburgh
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Resigning: employers enormous headache
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Risk management and adoptive innovation
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Service quality in the healthcare sector
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Smart freight – enabling an environmentally friendly and accountable transportation system
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Sustainable water resources management in Sudan
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The effect of technical efficiency in insurance companies on stock performance: Data envelopment analysis evidence from Jordanian companies
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The independence of twelve central banks in the Southern African development community
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The role of financial crisis affecting buying decision role: Jordanian women perspective
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The third revolution: Mass production of marketing information
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The use of data mining for sustaining development in GCC countries
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Too many images and too few radiologists: the consequent effect on patients’ health due to the non-sustainable radiology services
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