Urban economics, administrative and financial management
1. Climate change effects on economic growth: mixed empirical evidence

C. Belford; D. Huang; E. Ceesay; Y.N. Ahmed; R.H. Jonga

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 01 April 2020

Abstract
  West Africa is vulnerable to the effects of climate change. This paper analyzed the impacts of climate change on economic growth in Anglophone West Africa with similar background, during the periods 1969-2016. Five growth model equations have been developed to incorporate climate change variables into ...  Read More

Urban economics, administrative and financial management
2. E-commerce and related factors on the performance of small and medium scale industries

T.M. Kusuma; A.A.I.N. Marhaeni

Volume 4, Issue 1 , Winter 2019, , Pages 61-68

http://dx.doi.org/10.22034/IJHCUM.2019.01.07

Abstract
  This study aims to analyze: 1) the development of demand for craft SMIs products through the use of e-commerce, 2) the effect of e-commerce utilization, macroeconomic conditions, prices, and the intensity of promotion on product demand, 3) the effect of e-commerce utilization, macroeconomic conditions, ...  Read More

Urban economics, administrative and financial management
3. Mental pattern of investment demand for housing in urban areas by Grounded Theory

M. Shirafkanlamso; P. Mohammadzadeh; D. Behboudi

Volume 4, Issue 1 , Winter 2019, , Pages 33-42

http://dx.doi.org/10.22034/IJHCUM.2019.01.04

Abstract
  Optimal housing selection is one of the most important challenges in housing demand, which most people, especially housing investors, are facing. Although there is an overall agreement on the importance of the budget role on choosing the house, the model that uniquely measures the role and impact of ...  Read More

Urban economics, administrative and financial management
4. Evaluation of urban branding strategies in Iranian cities

A. Mohammadi; S. Maroofi

Volume 3, Issue 2 , Spring 2018, , Pages 153-166

http://dx.doi.org/10.22034/ijhcum.2018.02.08

Abstract
  Urban branding, as a new approach toward urban development, improves marketing of the city image in different ways by changing the visual image of the city into a brand image. This paper aims to survey the element of urban branding strategies in Iranian cities by examining the criteria of urban branding ...  Read More

Urban economics, administrative and financial management
5. Comparing performance of organization on implementation of customer relationship management systems using ANP and TOPSIS hybrid approach

A. Abedi; M. Jafari

Volume 2, Issue 1 , Winter 2017, , Pages 17-28

http://dx.doi.org/10.22034/ijhcum.2017.02.01.002

Abstract
  As the customers are the main reason of the formation and survival of the organization, not only understanding their obvious needs, but also forecasting, determining and guiding their hidden needs, design and implementing plans of offering services for meeting these needs for attracting customers are ...  Read More

Urban economics, administrative and financial management
6. Exchange rate volatility and its effect on stock market volatility

K. Kennedy; F. Nourzad

Volume 1, Issue 1 , Winter 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