International Journal of Human Capital in Urban Management (IJHCUM) is an open access, quarterly FREE CHARGE Publication affiliated with Tehran Urban Planning and Research Center. The title publishes original research papers, reviews, case studies and short communication covering all aspects of urban management. This Journal is committed to follow the Ethics in Publishing Committee (COPE) and complies with the highest ethical standards in accordance with ethical law. All submitted manuscripts are checked for similarity through a trustworthy software named iThenticate to be assured about its originality and then rigorously peer-reviewed by the international reviewers. The IJHCUM Journal has been indexed in the well-known world databases mainly; Directory of Open Access Journals (DOAJ)EBSCOhost, Information Matrix for the Analysis of Journals (MIAR), Islamic World Science Citation Center (ISC), National Center for Biotechnology Information, (NCBI)WorldCat, Google Scholar and so on. IJHCUM has also gained a Scientific rank "A" from the Ministry of Science, Research and Technology. The title is supported scientifically in association with Iranian Association of Public Administration.

                        Follow us:                   
 

                          E-Mail Google Scholar  Mendeley.com

CASE STUDY Sustainable urban infrastructure
Evaluation of ‘Guanxi’ concept between Chinese supervisors and workers in hydropower projects: conflicts and safety perspectives

A. Bouba Oumarou; L. HongXia; C.A. Mbom

Volume 7, Issue 2 , April 2022, Pages 143-156

http://dx.doi.org/10.22034/IJHCUM.2022.02.01

Abstract
  BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES: The duality of Chinese management style called guanxi might have a potential difference between Chinese and African ideologies, and may give rise to injustice in some overseas contracting projects leading to conflicts, fights and safety issues. Therefore, effective action is ...  Read More

ORIGINAL RESEARCH ARTICLE Human capital in urban management
Designing and explaining the improvisation model in the organizational entrepreneurship process

N. Moradi; A. Rezaeian; F. Hamidifar

Volume 7, Issue 2 , April 2022, Pages 157-170

http://dx.doi.org/10.22034/IJHCUM.2022.02.02

Abstract
  BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES: Improvisation befalls during work and one cannot reprieve the response to the challenge and take action after thinking and planning. Improvisation can also enable organizations to be flexible and adapt to complex and turbulent conditions.  Extensive researches have been ...  Read More

ORIGINAL RESEARCH ARTICLE Human capital in urban management
Analysis of human resource architectural components based on governance approach

S. Ahmadvand; H. Rahmani; M. Mousa khani

Volume 7, Issue 2 , April 2022, Pages 171-182

http://dx.doi.org/10.22034/IJHCUM.2022.02.03

Abstract
  Human Resource Architecture, one of the components of organizational architecture, is the process of identifying and combining the appropriate elements of human resource management to create and present a vision of human resources in the organization. Organization in which there is a coordination between ...  Read More

ORIGINAL RESEARCH ARTICLE Urban architecture, design, development and planning
Planning implication of universities growth on land use: Confirmatory evidence from GIS spatial analysis

W. O. Omollo

Volume 7, Issue 2 , April 2022, Pages 183-204

http://dx.doi.org/10.22034/IJHCUM.2022.02.04

Abstract
  BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES: Universities have customarily been seen as agents of development in the regions they serve owing to their roles of teaching, research, innovation and community extension. There is however a dearth of knowledge on how they influence land use change with a specific reference ...  Read More

ORIGINAL RESEARCH ARTICLE Human capital in urban management
The effect of community-based crisis management on the resilience to disasters with the mediating role of social capital

A. Salehi; N.M. Yaqhoubi; A. keikha

Volume 7, Issue 2 , April 2022, Pages 205-216

http://dx.doi.org/10.22034/IJHCUM.2022.02.05

Abstract
  BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES: In recent years, the occurrence of natural disasters, including floods, earthquakes, storms, and the like, has increasingly resulted in severe concerns in Iran as such disasters were unfortunate, causing human and financial losses, especially in disaster-prone areas like the ...  Read More

CASE STUDY Urban architecture, design, development and planning
Evaluation of affecting mechanisms of urban development and its sphere of influence

F. Mohammadian; P. Zivyar Pardehei; A. Estelaji

Volume 7, Issue 2 , April 2022, Pages 217-230

http://dx.doi.org/10.22034/IJHCUM.2022.02.06

Abstract
  BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES: Today, many factors and forces influence urban development and its organization. The uncontrolled development of cities and their uneven growth is due to various political, physical, economic, social and cultural processes. The purpose of this study is to evaluate and analyze ...  Read More

ORIGINAL RESEARCH ARTICLE Human capital in urban management
Identifying and analyzing the content deficiencies of the civil service management law as a model for legislation in urban management

Z. Farasat; A.R. Amirkabiri; R. Najafbagy

Volume 7, Issue 2 , April 2022, Pages 231-244

http://dx.doi.org/10.22034/IJHCUM.2022.02.07

Abstract
  BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES: The civil service management law in the administrative system of the country is a public policy and the mother law, which includes valuable concepts and norms in the field of administrative law. Despite the fact that some chapters of this law, including the chapter of people's ...  Read More

ORIGINAL RESEARCH ARTICLE Urban architecture, design, development and planning
Investigation of the exterior skin proportions of urban district buildings with a climatic management approach

R. Mesgaran Kermani; S.M. Mofidi Shemirani; N. Nikghadam

Volume 7, Issue 2 , April 2022, Pages 245-266

http://dx.doi.org/10.22034/IJHCUM.2022.02.08

Abstract
  BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES: Lack of paying attention of contemporary architecture and urban planning to the environment and adaptation to the climate of the region has caused many environmental problems. To solve a part of the problem, the present paper was conducted to achieve the proportions governing ...  Read More

CASE STUDY Urban ecology and related environmental concerns
The sustainable semantic foundations of the traditional neighborhoods in the desert cities

S. Maroofi; M. Valibeigi; A. Shaneh

Volume 7, Issue 2 , April 2022, Pages 267-282

http://dx.doi.org/10.22034/IJHCUM.2022.02.09

Abstract
  BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES: In cities with a hot and harsh climate, defining space and territory in a sustainable and environmentally manner in urban management and human capital is critical. Cultural values and climatic adaptation played a prominent role in the neighborhood's basic elements. The main ...  Read More

CASE STUDY Urban health, safety and environment (HSE)
Policy and societal relevance of traffic noise models in urban zones

S.S. Ahmadi Dehrashid; H.R. Jafari; A. Amjadi

Volume 7, Issue 2 , April 2022, Pages 283-296

http://dx.doi.org/10.22034/IJHCUM.2022.02.10

Abstract
  BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES: Road traffic noise is a matter of challenge for both people and policymakers. For instance, the price of lands/houses which are close to road traffic noise is reduced. The key objective of this study is to propose a conceptual model to illustrate details of a road traffic noise ...  Read More

Urban architecture, design, development and planning
How traditional symbols can be used as inspiration source in shaping the urban architecture?

M. Khakzand; S. Babaei

Volume 1, Issue 2 , April 2016, , Pages 73-82

http://dx.doi.org/10.22034/ijhcum.2016.01.02.001

Abstract
  This paper explores the developing of how designers can search for inspiration source which provided in the form of traditional elements and archetypes and also their role on idea generation in design from building to urban measure. In order to clarify of this, current study focuses on the Far-East region ...  Read More

Human capital in urban management
Injustice perceptions and employees misbehavior in a public organization: Exploration the mediating role of employee's cynicism to organization

H. Danaeefard; H.R. Boustani

Volume 1, Issue 1 , January 2016, , Pages 9-18

http://dx.doi.org/10.7508/ijhcum.2016.01.002

Abstract
  The purpose of the present research was to investigate the relationships between justice perceptions, employee's misbehavior and cynicism to organization because very few studies have looked at the role of justice and cynicism in the prediction of employee's misbehavior in public organizations. According ...  Read More

Exchange rate volatility and its effect on stock market volatility

K. Kennedy; F. Nourzad

Volume 1, Issue 1 , January 2016, , Pages 37-46

http://dx.doi.org/10.7508/ijhcum.2016.01.005

Abstract
  This paper investigates empirically the effect of volatility of the exchange rate of the U.S. dollar vis-à-vis the euro on U.S. stock market volatility while controlling for a number of drivers of stock return volatility. Using a GARCH(1, 1) model and using weekly data covering the period from ...  Read More

Urban architecture, design, development and planning
Ecosystem Biomimicry: A way to achieve thermal comfort in architecture

H. Abaeian; R. Madani; A. Bahramian

Volume 1, Issue 4 , October 2016, , Pages 267-278

http://dx.doi.org/10.22034/ijhcum.2016.04.004

Abstract
  The strategies to reduce the consumption of non-renewable energies in buildings are becoming increasingly important. In the meantime, nature-inspired approaches have emerged as a new strategy to achieve thermal comfort in the interiors. However, the use of these approaches in architecture and buildings ...  Read More

Urban health, safety and environment (HSE)
Implementation of child safety and health management system by means of FMEA method

B. Akbari Neisiani; S.M. Seyedan; A. Hadian

Volume 1, Issue 1 , January 2016, , Pages 65-72

http://dx.doi.org/10.7508/ijhcum.2016.01.008

Abstract
  Every year, many accidents leading to physical injuries in kindergartens, indicates that a very large percentage of them are related to the safety concerns and lack of hygiene in these places. Families, due to their busy life style and working hours and also children needs of preschool education, are ...  Read More

ORIGINAL RESEARCH ARTICLE Urban ecology and related environmental concerns
Adsorption studies of Iodine removal by low-cost Bioinspired Mushuma and Mupane bark derived adsorbents for urban and rural wastewater reuse

O. Gotore; V. Mushayi; R. Rameshprabu; L. Gochayi; T. Itayama

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 18 May 2022

http://dx.doi.org/10.22034/ijhcum.2022.551828.1506

Abstract
  BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES: Water pollution and scarcity are becoming a serious challenge worldwide and methods of treating or recycling the wastewater are becoming expensive, especially in rural areas of least developed countries. An affordable wastewater recycling approach is imminent and should be ...  Read More

ORIGINAL RESEARCH ARTICLE Urban architecture, design, development and planning
Conceptual model of the role of urban pause space in promoting social interactions

Z. Yaghoubpour; F. Habib; Z.S.S. Zarabadi

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 18 April 2022

Abstract
  BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES: Urban pause refers to those places where social interactions, human communication and the presence of people, which is the identity and meaning of the environment, are formed and are a place for citizens to gather. In fact, it is a pedestrian area or a public place for urban ...  Read More

ORIGINAL RESEARCH ARTICLE Human capital in urban management
Leadership style and company performance in the manufacturing industry

L. Wei; HL. Vasudevan

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 11 June 2022

http://dx.doi.org/10.22034/ijhcum.2022.553144.1510

Abstract
  BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES: Leadership styles will have different effects on company performance, so many literatures in China study the relationship between leadership styles and company performance in manufacturing. The purpose of this study is to investigate the relationship between leadership styles ...  Read More

ORIGINAL RESEARCH ARTICLE Urban and municipalities management
Application of Data Envelopment Analysis to assess the efficiency using income aspect in the local government

A. Jafari Shahrestani; E. Sangi; H. Mazaherian; S. Movaghar Hoor

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 31 July 2022

Abstract
  BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES: Given the tremendous progress of today's societies and the expectations of the people from public institutions that are increasing day by day, having complex organizations is inevitable. As a non-parametric border method, data envelopment analysis approach has been presented ...  Read More

ORIGINAL RESEARCH ARTICLE Urban architecture, design, development and planning
Toward behavior-based placemaking: the evolution of place concept in urban design knowledge

A.R. Sadeghi; F. Shahvaran; A.R. Gholami; T. Feyzabi

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 01 July 2022

http://dx.doi.org/10.22034/ijhcum.2022.550123.1499

Abstract
  BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES: The concept of place as a multidimensional approach in the evolution of urban design concepts has always sought to improve the quality of urban environments and spaces. “Place” results from humans’ environmental experiences and cognition of space which is ...  Read More

ORIGINAL RESEARCH ARTICLE Human capital in urban management
Designing organizational trauma models in the sport organizations

A.A. Bayati; A. Khodayari; N. Khalife

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 28 April 2022

Abstract
  BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVS: The theory of organizational trauma or organizational crisis, is one of the theories to deal with organizational unrest. Some of these crises show signs of a traumatic experience. If not properly managed, the experience of mass harm appears to disappear under the surface behind ...  Read More

ORIGINAL RESEARCH ARTICLE Sustainable urban infrastructure
Is there a connection between tariffs and economic growth? A computable general equilibrium analysis based on the Global Trade Analysis Project model

S.Sh. Hossain; H. Delin; M. Mingying

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 20 June 2022

http://dx.doi.org/10.22034/ijhcum.2022.548441.1495

Abstract
  BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES: Tariff policy has a significant impact on a country's economic progress. The primary objective of this paper was to describe the construction of the Computable General Equilibrium (CGE) model and then analyze the economic impacts among simulated countries by introducing policy ...  Read More

ORIGINAL RESEARCH ARTICLE Human capital in urban management
Designing and explaining the model of factors influencing the formation of a career path with a postmodern approach

M. Saveh; D. Gholamzadeh; H Safarzadeh

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 11 June 2022

http://dx.doi.org/10.22034/ijhcum.2022.553427.1513

Abstract
  BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES: Rapid technological advances, widespread globalization advances, and the strong desire of people to change their career paths make the question of job and career path selection and decision making, and future predictions important today. Future work self is a new concept in ...  Read More

CASE STUDY Urban architecture, design, development and planning
An investigation into vandalism and its effects on urban beauty

S. Arefpour; M.R. Anvari; Gh.R. Miri

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 11 May 2022

http://dx.doi.org/10.22034/ijhcum.2022.252192

Abstract
  BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES: Vandalism or intentional destruction of public property and belongings is one of the social hazards that always leads to huge jeopardy and damage to municipal facades, furniture, municipal spaces and distorts the beauty of the city. In this regard, the present study investigated ...  Read More

CASE STUDY Urban ecology and related environmental concerns
Direct and indirect analysis of contamination levels in lakes of two adjacent areas

J. Figueroa Jiménez1; N. Guerrero Del Castillo; J. C. Musa Wasil; K. Malave-Llamas; C. Morales Agrinzoni

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 01 July 2022

http://dx.doi.org/10.22034/ijhcum.2022.541513.1470

Abstract
  BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES:  In the state of Florida there are more than 2.5 million acres of fresh water available; rivers, streams, springs, artificial canals, wetlands, and lakes. Polk and Osceola Counties are under a class III classification, which means that are considered recreational waters, ...  Read More

ORIGINAL RESEARCH ARTICLE Urban and municipalities management
Identify and prioritize the factors affecting fiscal discipline in Municipalities

S. Motahari; A. Taftiyan; M. Moeinadin

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 15 June 2022

http://dx.doi.org/10.22034/ijhcum.2022.551600.1502

Abstract
  BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES: Global events in recent months, such as the (COVID-19) pandemic, have put pressures on the public budget Especially in municipalities that have made it more difficult to understand and measure. Meanwhile, Fiscal discipline as one of the most basic concepts of optimal management ...  Read More

ORIGINAL RESEARCH ARTICLE Human capital in urban management
Evaluation of the impact of strategic human resource management subsystems on improving innovation capability

S. Amani; M. Mosakhani; K. Daneshfard

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 06 February 2022

http://dx.doi.org/10.22034/IJHCUM.2022.02.019

Abstract
  BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVS: Today, creative and innovative manpower is one of the most important assets and capital of organizations. Although strategic human resource management can be effective in enhancing employee innovation capability, not many research examined the impact of this type of management ...  Read More

ORIGINAL RESEARCH ARTICLE Human capital in urban management
Developing a model to promote employee engagement in the organization using the Grounded theory

S. Abrishamirad; M. Kordi; T. Abbasi

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 01 January 2022

Abstract
  BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES: For public organizations such as municipalities, which are run by the public budget and limited public sector resources and are responsible for providing services to a large part of the community with multiple needs, having a committed and dedicated staff is important. Engagement ...  Read More

Keywords Cloud