ORIGINAL RESEARCH PAPER Urban ecology and related environmental concerns
1. Spatiotemporal analysis of remotely sensed Landsat time series data for monitoring 32 years of urbanization

T. Gala; L. Boakye

Volume 5, Issue 2 , Spring 2020, Pages 85-98

http://dx.doi.org/10.22034/IJHCUM.2020.02.01

Abstract
  The world is witnessing a dramatic shift of settlement pattern from rural to urban population, particularly in developing countries. The rapid Addis Ababa urbanization reflects this global phenomenon and the subsequent socio-economic and environmental impacts, are causing massive public uproar and political ...  Read More

ORIGINAL RESEARCH PAPER
2. Climate change effects on economic growth: mixed empirical evidence

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

Volume 5, Issue 2 , Spring 2020, Pages 99-110

http://dx.doi.org/10.22034/IJHCUM.2020.02.02

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

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

M. Batool; Y. Jehan; N. Hayat

Volume 5, Issue 2 , Spring 2020, Pages 111-124

http://dx.doi.org/10.22034/IJHCUM.2020.02.03

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

ORIGINAL RESEARCH PAPER Urban architecture, design, development and planning
4. Appraisal of compliance with land subdivision planning regulations in residential neighbourhoods

W.O. Omollo; R.O. Opiyo

Volume 5, Issue 2 , Spring 2020, Pages 125-138

http://dx.doi.org/10.22034/IJHCUM.2020.02.04

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

ORIGINAL RESEARCH PAPER Urban management and public health
5. Application of remote sensing and geographical information system in mapping land cover of the national park

A. Lemma Tadesse

Volume 5, Issue 2 , Spring 2020, Pages 139-152

http://dx.doi.org/10.22034/IJHCUM.2020.02.05

Abstract
  The study was conducted with the objective of mapping landscape cover of Nechsar National park in Ethiopia to produce spatially accurate and timely information on land use and changing pattern. Monitoring provides the planners and decision-makers with required information about the current state of its ...  Read More

ORIGINAL RESEARCH PAPER Human capital in urban management
6. Effect of green human resource management practices on environmental sustainability

Y. Jehan; D. Hussain; M. Batool; M. Imran

Volume 5, Issue 2 , Spring 2020, Pages 153-164

http://dx.doi.org/10.22034/IJHCUM.2020.02.06

Abstract
  In today’s world, green human resource management is one of the most important factors in forward-thinking your environment-friendly business. Most of the researchers are of the view that employees must be empowered and environmentally aware of greening while carrying out green human resource management ...  Read More

ORIGINAL RESEARCH PAPER Urban transportation systems and traffic management
7. Effect of family structure on urban areas modal split by using the life cycle concept

A. Rasaizadi; M. Askari

Volume 5, Issue 2 , Spring 2020, Pages 165-174

http://dx.doi.org/10.22034/IJHCUM.2020.02.07

Abstract
  The modal split model is one of the steps of the classical four-step travel demand planning. Predictive, descriptive, and prescriptive modal split models are essential to make a balance between travel demand and supply. To calibrate these models, it is necessary to detect and employ influential independent ...  Read More

REVIEW PAPER Urban civil engineering and related management issues
8. The essence of knowledge management in the air transportation sector

A.O. Adeniran; S.O. Olorunfemi

Volume 5, Issue 2 , Spring 2020, Pages 175-186

http://dx.doi.org/10.22034/IJHCUM.2020.02.08

Abstract
  With the modern development and increasing competitiveness of air transport business processes, the management of knowledge is essential most especially for air transport managers. This controls compounded phases of the organization which begins with the fabrication of organisational strategy towards ...  Read More