Urban ecology and related environmental concerns
51. Socio-economic, cultural, physical and ecological impact assessment of Kavar irrigation and drainage network in Iran

N. Izadi; A. Norouzi; P. Ataei

Volume 2, Issue 4 , Autumn 2017, , Pages 267-280

http://dx.doi.org/10.22034/ijhcum.2017.02.04.003

Abstract
  Environmental impacts assessment may be some measures to offset the impact to an acceptable level or explore new solutions. The research was conducted with the aim of assessing the socio-economic, cultural, physical and ecological impacts of Kavar irrigation and drainage network in Fars Province (Iran). ...  Read More

Urban architecture, design, development and planning
52. Assessing the ratio of physical form of slums settlements with social capital

M.R. Allahyari; M. khakzand

Volume 4, Issue 4 , Autumn 2019, , Pages 269-282

http://dx.doi.org/10.22034/IJHCUM.2019.04.03

Abstract
  The social dynamics of cities have long been dependent on their spaces and places. On the one hand, human interactions, and relationships are formed by the city form and on the other hand, the body recovers its identity from existing social life. The more a city can communicate with its citizens through ...  Read More

Human Capital in Urban Management
53. Relationship between organizational climate and citizenship behavior of the non-supervisory staff in Bank Simpanan National, Malaysia

L. Vasudevan; A. Iqbal

Volume 3, Issue 4 , Autumn 2018, , Pages 287-302

http://dx.doi.org/10.22034/IJHCUM.2018.04.03

Abstract
  In a new era, the organizational climate has built as the norms, values, beliefs, traditions, and ceremonies where people work together to solve problems and face challenges. This study was to determine whether there is a relationship between each of the three dimensions of organizational climate (supervisory ...  Read More

Urban ecology and related environmental concerns
54. Effect of financial development and institutional quality on the environmental degradation in developed and developing countries

M. Batool; Y. Jehan; N. Hayat

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

Abstract
  Environmental pollutants have become a dreadful problem and burning issues for the present world irrespective of a country who is responsible for it. The objective of the study is to investigate impact of financial development and institutional quality on environmental degradation. The study is based ...  Read More

Urban social and cultural welfare
55. Cultural implications of business strategy-making

K. Fatehi

Volume 1, Issue 1 , Winter 2016, , Pages 31-36

http://dx.doi.org/10.7508/ijhcum.2016.01.004

Abstract
  The central issue in strategy formulation and implementation process, or strategy-making, is the identification of environmental forces and the preparation of a plan of action to deal with them. This necessitates scanning the environment for gathering information. Environmental scanning should enable ...  Read More

Urban ecology and related environmental concerns
56. Meiofauna and macrofauna community structure in relation with environmental factors at South of Caspian Sea

M. Zarghami; F. Nazarhaghighi; M. R. Fatemi; R. Mousavi Nadoushan; M. Sohrabi Mollayousefi; B. Moghaddasi

Volume 3, Issue 1 , Winter 2018, , Pages 31-44

http://dx.doi.org/10.22034/ijhcum.2018.03.01.004

Abstract
  Biodiversity and distribution of benthic Meiobenthos in the sediments of the Southern Caspian Sea) Mazandaran) was studied in order to introduce and determine their relationship with the environmental factors. From 12 stations (ranging in depths 5, 10, 20 and 50 meters), sediment samples were gathered ...  Read More

Urban economics, administrative and financial management
57. 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 ecology and related environmental concerns
58. Spatial evolution of the physico-chemical, organoleptic and bacteriological properties of a municipal artificial lake

A. Talla; F.D. Motto; G.E. Nkeng

Volume 5, Issue 1 , Winter 2020, , Pages 35-44

http://dx.doi.org/10.22034/IJHCUM.2020.05.04

Abstract
  This study is a contribution to the study of the spatial evolution of the properties of the municipal lake of Yaounde-Cameroon. The objective was the characterization of the physico-chemical, bacteriological and organoleptic parameters of water of this lake in order to provide the scientifically exploitable ...  Read More

Urban ecology and related environmental concerns
59. Application of Gene Expression Programming to water dissolved oxygen concentration prediction

V. Mehdipour; M. Memarianfard; F. Homayounfar

Volume 2, Issue 1 , Winter 2017, , Pages 39-48

http://dx.doi.org/10.22034/ijhcum.2017.02.01.004

Abstract
  This research based on record and collected data from four stations at Eymir Lake, Turkey, which are monitored daily in seven months. Water quality monitoring using former methods are time-needed and expensive, while the application of gene expression programming is more understandable, rapid, and reliable ...  Read More

Urban architecture, design, development and planning
60. An analysis of cultural land use spatial distributions using geographic information system in District 3 of Tehran Municipality

R. Farhady; E. Tamimi

Volume 1, Issue 2 , Spring 2016, , Pages 103-116

http://dx.doi.org/10.22034/ijhcum.2016.01.02.004

Abstract
  This research has been conducted with the aim of analyzing the spatial distribution of existing cultural land use in district 3 of Tehran Municipality and proposal for new site selection for cultural land use in this district. After studying previous researches on the issues of land use and site selection, ...  Read More

Human Capital in Urban Management
61. A model for employer’s decision for recruitment

M. Kumar; P. Pandey

Volume 3, Issue 2 , Spring 2018, , Pages 111-124

http://dx.doi.org/10.22034/ijhcum.2018.02.04

Abstract
  This paper presents a theoretical and empirical analysis of this decision and how it relates to wage setting and the provision of general training. The theoretical framework is a promotion tournament involving M competing firms with heterogeneous productivities, two-level job hierarchies, and a fixed ...  Read More

Information and communications technology in Urban Management
62. Evaluation of training courses applied in succession planning in organizations using the CIPP model

S. Tootian

Volume 4, Issue 2 , Spring 2019, , Pages 111-118

http://dx.doi.org/10.22034/IJHCUM.2019.02.04

Abstract
  The objective of this study was to examine the evaluation of training courses applied in succession planning in organizations using the CIPP model. This was an applied research in terms of purpose and descriptive-survey in terms of data gathering type. Statistical population of the study included 100 ...  Read More

Urban ecology and related environmental concerns
63. Assessment of the local communities’ knowledge on mangrove ecology

M. Sawairnathan; N. Halimoon

Volume 2, Issue 2 , Spring 2017, , Pages 125-138

http://dx.doi.org/10.22034/ijhcum.2017.02.02.004

Abstract
  The Kuala Selangor mangrove forest are facing massive reclamation for economic development but the conservation aspect and fisheries values of mangroves have been ignored in the decision-making process. The local community support and awareness of the mangrove forest conservation are still doubtful. ...  Read More

Human Capital in Urban Management
64. Role of training camp to identity formation among teenagers

T. Nikraftar

Volume 1, Issue 3 , Summer 2016, , Pages 183-188

http://dx.doi.org/10.22034/ijhcum.2016.01.03.004

Abstract
  The aim of the present study was to examine the impact of Jihadi camps on the identity formationof teenagers in Iran. Seventy-six campers participated in the study and were randomly divided into control(n = 42) and experimental groups (n =34). The control group does not follow the camp’s regular ...  Read More

Urban ecology and related environmental concerns
65. Plastic wastes separation practice and disposal mechanism by households, hospitals, markets and waste management body

O.F. Olusunmade

Volume 4, Issue 3 , Summer 2019, , Pages 189-204

http://dx.doi.org/10.22034/IJHCUM.2019.03.04

Abstract
  This study was carried out to reveal the plastic wastes separation practice and disposal mechanism as well as awareness of the negative impact of plastic wastes on the environment, in Makurdi area of Benue State, Nigeria. Questionnaires were administered to 468 individual respondents in 6 sub-locations ...  Read More

Human Capital in Urban Management
66. The way forward to sustaining coastal fisheries through implementing the aquasilviculture program

S.A. Vedra; M.J.O Baclayon; J.L. Labalan; D.D. Gonzales; H.E. Dejarme; J.P. Juario; P.G. Roxas

Volume 2, Issue 3 , Summer 2017, , Pages 203-210

http://dx.doi.org/10.22034/ijhcum.2017.02.03.004

Abstract
  Declining fish catch, conversion of mangroves into fish ponds and overexploitation of coastal resources were rampant among the coastal areas of Philippines. Hence, the national government initiated the implementation of Philippine National Aquasilviculture Program aimed to achieve food security, promote ...  Read More

Urban ecology and related environmental concerns
67. Modeling of solid waste collection and transportation in metropolitan areas using WAGS model: implication of CO2 emission and external costs

A. Daryabeigi Zand; M. Rabiee Abyaneh; H. Hoveidi

Volume 3, Issue 3 , Summer 2018, , Pages 211-222

http://dx.doi.org/10.22034/IJHCUM.2018.03.04

Abstract
  Annually more than 80% of the overall budget of the uran solid waste management system in Iran is allotted to collection and transportation of the solid wastes. The main objective of the current study is to evaluate the external costs associated with solid waste collection, transfer, and transportation ...  Read More

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

H. Abaeian; R. Madani; A. Bahramian

Volume 1, Issue 4 , Autumn 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 ecology and related environmental concerns
69. Water quality zoning of Vishwamitri River to access environmental flow requirements through aggregation of water quality index

P. D. Bhangaonkar; J. S. Patel

Volume 2, Issue 4 , Autumn 2017, , Pages 281-292

http://dx.doi.org/10.22034/ijhcum.2017.02.04.004

Abstract
  Environmental flow requirements, to maintain the functioning of freshwater-dependent ecosystems and restore rivers in ecologically acceptable conditions, depend upon the present water quality status of the river. Various stretches of Vishwamitri River vary in quality and quantity. Water quality index ...  Read More

Urban Health, Safety and Environment (HSE)
70. Polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons species in soil and its probabilistic cancer risk to residents near municipal solid waste landfill site

V. Parth; S. Mukherjee

Volume 4, Issue 4 , Autumn 2019, , Pages 283-294

http://dx.doi.org/10.22034/IJHCUM.2019.04.04

Abstract
  Present study was undertaken to examine the extent of Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons (PAHs) contamination in neighbourhood lithospheric environment of landfill site situated in eastern outer edge of Kolkata metropolitan city in West Bengal, India, along with its sources identification, spatial distribution ...  Read More

Urban ecology and related environmental concerns
71. Potential of Landsat-8 spectral indices to estimate forest biomass

A.B. Imran; S. Ahmed

Volume 3, Issue 4 , Autumn 2018, , Pages 303-314

http://dx.doi.org/10.22034/IJHCUM.2018.04.04

Abstract
  Forest ecosystems are among the largest terrestrial carbon reservoirs on our planet earth thus playing a vital role in global carbon cycle. Presently, remote sensing techniques provide proper estimates of forest biomass and quantify carbon stocks. The present study has explored Landsat-8 sensor product ...  Read More

Urban architecture, design, development and planning
72. Appraisal of compliance with land subdivision planning regulations in residential neighbourhoods

W.O. Omollo; R.O. Opiyo

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

Abstract
  Although previous studies have attempted to address the challenge of land subdivision, there is still a scarcity in the literature on how the extent of conformity to land subdivision planning regulations may be statistically and spatially analyzed. This study, therefore, explores the extent to which ...  Read More

Urban economics, administrative and financial management
73. 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

Human Capital in Urban Management
74. The strategic role of human resource management in crisis management considering the mediating role of organizational culture

M. Mirzapour; S.S. Toutian; A. Mehrara; S. Khorrampour

Volume 4, Issue 1 , Winter 2019, , Pages 43-50

http://dx.doi.org/10.22034/IJHCUM.2019.01.05

Abstract
  The main objective of this study is to investigate the role of strategic human resource management in crisis management with regard to the role of mediating organizational culture and intellectual capital. This study is based on the purpose of the applied type and in terms of data collection is a descriptive ...  Read More

Human Capital in Urban Management
75. Studying the influence of emotional intelligence on the organizational innovation

M. Tajpour; F. Moradi; S. E. Jalali

Volume 3, Issue 1 , Winter 2018, , Pages 45-52

http://dx.doi.org/10.22034/ijhcum.2018.03.01.005

Abstract
  In the last decades, large organizations have paid more attention to the topics such as creativity and innovation in organizational level because of changes and evolutions in the increasing competition field and unreliable environmental conditions. This research investigates the influence of emotional ...  Read More