International Journal of Human Capital in Urban Management (IJHCUM) is an open access, quarterly FREE CHARGE Publication affiliated with Tehran Urban Research and Planning Center: Tehran Municipality, supported by Iranian Association of Public Administration (IAPA). 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), National Center for Biotechnology Information, (NCBI), WorldCat, Google Scholar, Islamic World Science Citation Center (ISC), Scientiic Information Database (SID) and so on. IJHCUM has also gained a Scientific rank "A" from the Ministry of Science, Research and Technology. 

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ORIGINAL RESEARCH ARTICLE Urban architecture, design, development and planning
Architectural analysis and evolution of spaces in mosques in Aleppo City, Syria

M. Amirabadi Farahani; M.M. Raeesi

Volume 7, Issue 4 , October 2022

https://doi.org/10.22034/IJHCUM.2022.04.01

Abstract
  BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES: Since the mosque is one of the most important manifestations of Islamic civilization, it is important to examine its spatial structures. The present study aims to identify the main constituent structures of the spaces in mosques and to investigate how they have changed over ...  Read More

ORIGINAL RESEARCH ARTICLE Urban and municipalities management
Determinants of technical inefficiency in solid waste collection service

L.A. Chamwali; A.J. Mzava; S. Watundu

Volume 7, Issue 4 , October 2022

https://doi.org/10.22034/IJHCUM.2022.04.02

Abstract
  BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES: Developing countries have been experiencing a rapid increase in their population. This comes in hand with more human activity and hence increased solid waste generation as one of the by-products. The continuous surge in solid waste generation is a challenge to these countries. ...  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

Volume 7, Issue 4 , October 2022

https://doi.org/10.22034/IJHCUM.2022.04.03

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
Providing a lean human resources management model

D. Halvachizadeh; Gh. Memarzadeh; N. Mohammadi; H. Doroudi

Volume 7, Issue 4 , October 2022

https://doi.org/10.22034/IJHCUM.2022.04.04

Abstract
  BACKGROUND & OBJECTIVES: Quick advancement of technology, rising risks, globalization, and expectations for privatization are among the environmental characteristics that current organizations are facing. To be successful in this setting, lean human resources provide a competitive advantage, which ...  Read More

ORIGINAL RESEARCH ARTICLE Urban and municipalities management
The physic-chemical assessment of urban river basin using macroinvertebrate indices for the environmental monitoring of urban streams

O. Gotore; A. Munodawafa; R. Rameshprabu; T.P. Phillip Masere; V. Mushayi; T. Itayama

Volume 7, Issue 4 , October 2022

https://doi.org/10.22034/IJHCUM.2022.04.05

Abstract
  BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES: The major sources of pollution along the Mukuvisi River are industrial effluents from Msasa, Graniteside, and Southerton industrial sites, sewage effluent from Firle sewage works, pesticide and fertilizer runoff from Pension and surrounding farms, and domestic and diffuse pollution ...  Read More

ORIGINAL RESEARCH ARTICLE Urban architecture, design, development and planning
Evaluation of the energy consumption mechanism of settlements in urban morphology context

H. Karamozian; S. Zanganeh Shahraki; R. Farhudi

Volume 7, Issue 4 , October 2022, Pages 511-528

https://doi.org/10.22034/IJHCUM.2022.04.06

Abstract
  BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES: According to global statistics, the amount of energy consumption in recent decades has grown uncontrollably and maximally due to the energy consumption in urban fabrics, except for transportation, which is clearly the quality of placement and construction of building masses ...  Read More

REVIEW PAPER Urban social and cultural welfare
A systematic literature review on community relocation in the historic urban contexts

M. Azarnoush; E. Esfanjari Kenari; A. Ghaffari; A. Pereira Roders

Volume 7, Issue 4 , October 2022, Pages 529-544

https://doi.org/10.22034/IJHCUM.2022.04.07

Abstract
  Community relocation could be voluntary or forced, but such change in the composition of inhabitants can endanger the historic urban context and its cultural significance. So, finding the answer to these questions is crucial: What are the main factors for relocation in historic urban contexts, and are ...  Read More

ORIGINAL RESEARCH ARTICLE Urban architecture, design, development and planning
Investigation of spatial-physical development model based on spatial analysis, GIS and Holdern entropy model

M. Jahanbani; E. Lashkari

Volume 7, Issue 4 , October 2022, Pages 545-560

https://doi.org/10.22034/IJHCUM.2022.04.08

Abstract
  BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES: Irregular and unplanned development of cities has led to some difficulties with the natural environment and human well-being reflected in the inappropriate spatial structure. Perception of physical-spatial pattern leads to the invention of appropriate policies to equitable ...  Read More

ORIGINAL RESEARCH ARTICLE Human capital in urban management
The relationship between technology and economic growth: The moderating role of human capital

M. Pourehtesham

Volume 7, Issue 4 , October 2022, Pages 560-570

https://doi.org/10.22034/IJHCUM.2022.04.09

Abstract
  BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES: Most economists believe that the lack of investment in manpower is the cause of low economic growth in developing countries, and as long as these countries do not use their knowledge to improve their professional skills, the return on labor and capital will remain at a low ...  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

Volume 7, Issue 4 , October 2022, Pages 571-584

https://doi.org/10.22034/IJHCUM.2022.04.10

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

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

https://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

https://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

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

https://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

Exchange rate volatility and its effect on stock market volatility

K. Kennedy; F. Nourzad

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

https://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 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

https://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 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

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