Urban ecology and related environmental concerns
The effect of coronavirus restrictions on air quality and exiting daily traffic

M. Moghadami; A. Rasaizadi; M. Askari

Volume 5, Issue 4 , October 2020, , Pages 331-338


  BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES: This research attempted to analyze the negative and positive aspects of Coronavirus: its effect on air quality and traffic volume. The sample city of this research was Tehran and transportation behavior toward the Coronavirus and minor quarantines in specific. METHODS: Six ...  Read More

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

Volume 7, Issue 3 , July 2022, , Pages 357-372


  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

Sustainable urban infrastructure
Investigating the factors affecting landscape adaptation with the heritage of the oil industry to achieve urban sustainability

H. Faramarzi; M. khakzand; M.H. Talebian; M. Masoudinejad

Volume 6, Issue 4 , October 2021, , Pages 413-426


  BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES: Abadan oil industry in Iran is very significant due to its various valuable layers as a part of national memory and identity. Therefore, to protect and reuse this industrial heritage, the adaptive reuse strategy by means of the landscape is considered. The purpose of this study ...  Read More

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, , Pages 499-510


  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

Human capital in urban management
The impact of green human resources practices on organizational sustainability: the mediating role of job embeddedness

B.Kh. Almagharbeh; N.A. Alalean

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 01 July 2023


  BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES: Green human resource management has become one of the most critical components of a forward-thinking for eco-friendly companies. The majority of academics hold the opinion that in order to implement green human resource management techniques, personnel must be encouraged and ...  Read More

Urban transportation systems and traffic management
Environmental impact assessment of bus rapid transit (BRT) in the Metropolitan City of Tehran

F. Salehi; A.R. Karbassi; M. Khashaypoor

Volume 1, Issue 1 , January 2016, , Pages 47-56


  Bus rapid transit is an innovative, high capacity, lower cost public transit solution in metropolitan cities. Idea is to dedicate lanes for quick and efficient transport of passengers to their destinations. In the present investigation the environmental impact assessment of bus rapid transit  in ...  Read More

Information and communications technology in Urban Management
Identifying and prioritizing new business opportunities in the electronic tourism industry of Chabahar City

H. Aramesh; M. Zivdar; M. Riki; Z.S. Saljooghi

Volume 4, Issue 1 , January 2019, , Pages 51-60


  Information technology as a more intermediary utilizes the science of the day to provide the necessary data for the specialists, organizations, and ultimately all types of groups in the shortest possible time and in the best possible way. Many countries believe that entrepreneurship has played an indispensable ...  Read More

Urban transportation systems and traffic management
E-shopping and in-store shopping status in Tehran: Can e-shopping reduce traffic in the future?

A. Edrisi; H. Ganjipour

Volume 3, Issue 1 , January 2018, , Pages 53-60


  Nowadays Information and Communication Technology effects on all aspects of human activities, such as teleworking, electronic commerce, electronic banking, electronic learning, etc. the most of these services can prevent unnecessary travels in cities especially in rush hour. The aim of this study is ...  Read More

Urban communications and services
The influence of organizational citizenship behavior in improving the organizational performances

Z. Alizadeh Afrouzy; SH. Tavangarzadeh

Volume 5, Issue 1 , January 2020, , Pages 53-58


  Organizational citizenship behavior has always been tested in the knowledge-intensive sectors of societies. Organizational citizenship behavior is a voluntary and discretionary behavior that is supposed to build up the cultural aspect of the organization; it is not part of the personnel's contractual ...  Read More

Urban management and public health
A GIS- Based suitability analysis for siting a solid waste in an urban area

M. Salemi; R. Hejazi

Volume 2, Issue 1 , January 2017, , Pages 57-68


  An appropriate solid waste disposal has been a major problem in municipal environment. The use of landfills is the most economical and environmentally acceptable method for the disposal of solid waste all over the world. The analysis of spatial data and consideration of regulation and accepted criteria ...  Read More

Human capital in urban management
Feasibility study and modeling of the concept of participatory urban management

A.A. Pilehvar

Volume 6, Issue 1 , January 2021, , Pages 69-80


  BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES: People usually welcome the spirit of cooperation to meet their needs using different methods and goals. In cities, the formation of non-governmental councils and organizations reflects this trend with the aim of creating equal social opportunities and positions (power, dignity). ...  Read More

Human capital in urban management
Conceptual model of entrepreneurial talent management in organizations using structural equation approach

F. Moradi; A. Momayez; A. Zamani Moghadam

Volume 7, Issue 1 , January 2022, , Pages 69-84


  BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES: Talent management is an emerging research field in human resource management which is vital for the survival and competitive advantage of the organization. Albeit many studies have been done on the component of talent management, yet so far the entrepreneurship segment has ...  Read More

Urban architecture, design, development and planning
Evaluation of psychological factors affecting the decision of citizens to purchase renovated buildings with emphasis on maintaining urban environment

H. Rahimi Jafari; A. Faez; Y. Vakil Alroaia; M. D. Hosamane

Volume 8, Issue 1 , January 2023, , Pages 69-82


  BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES: During the past decades, architects have faced serious challenges in renovating buildings. Renovated buildings require activities that, besides energy savings and less damages to the environment, could have psychologically positive effects on customers. Renovation plays an ...  Read More

Urban health, safety and environment (HSE)
Urban green spaces assessment approach to health, safety and environment

B. Akbari Neisiani; S.M. Seyedan; E. Radfar

Volume 1, Issue 2 , April 2016, , Pages 123-132


  The city is alive with dynamic systems, where parks and urban green spaces have high strategic importance which help to improve living conditions. Urban parks are used as visual landscape with so many benefits such as reducing stress, reducing air pollution and producing oxygen, creating opportunities ...  Read More

Information and communications technology in Urban Management
The level of adoption of E-commerce by small-medium scale industries

N.W. Deriani; T. Kusuma

Volume 4, Issue 2 , April 2019, , Pages 127-132


  The empowerment of small-medium scale industries must be carried out thoroughly through the provision of business development opportunities to the greatest extent so as to be able to increase the role and potential of the industries. The purpose of this study was to analyze the internal influence of ...  Read More

Urban transportation systems and traffic management
Sustainable urban development through complete street policy implementation

A.R. Sadeghi; N. Panahi; A.R. Ravaee

Volume 3, Issue 2 , April 2018, , Pages 133-144


  Nowadays, the expansion of the cities is an inevitable necessity; increasing the dependence of the citizens on motor vehicles and, consequently, making development of the transportation networks a necessity rather than an option. Thus, increasing car ownership and car use has created many problems for ...  Read More

Human capital in urban management
Study of the relationship between managers leadership style and employees Satisfaction based on Likert theory

B. Tajedin; M. Moradi; M. Alitabrizi

Volume 2, Issue 2 , April 2017, , Pages 147-154


  This study aims at identifying the relationship between managers’ leadership style and employees’ job satisfaction. To achieve this aim and to examine the research hypotheses, two types of questionnaires, including Likert scale for leadership style and Job descriptive index for job satisfaction, ...  Read More

Human capital in urban management
Effect of green human resource management practices on environmental sustainability

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

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


  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

Information and communications technology in Urban Management
The impact of business intelligence on enablers of EFQM excellence model with mediating role of knowledge sharing

A. Keshtegar; M. Ghasemi; S.A.R. Hosseini; F. Ahang; H. Ghaffari

Volume 6, Issue 2 , April 2021, , Pages 173-184


  BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES: The European Foundation for Quality Management excellence model includes a framework for evaluating the improvement of organizations that excellence organizations must achieve them. Also, business intelligence as a management philosophy and tool helps organization to achieve ...  Read More

Urban health, safety and environment (HSE)
Evaluation and comparison of job stress among security workers with fixed and shift work schedules in Municipality of Tehran

A. Chaichi; Sh. Bakand; R. Yarahmadi

Volume 1, Issue 3 , July 2016, , Pages 199-208


  Municipality of Tehran with huge number of employees and with the aim to reduce stress and promote the work efficiency, seriously wants to achieve suitable and utilizable studies. Osipow's job stress test is one of the best tools to reach this aim. Data population includes securities building of municipality ...  Read More

Human capital in urban management
The quality of working life among employees

M. Mamaghaniyeh; M. Sadeghi; S. Amani

Volume 4, Issue 3 , July 2019, , Pages 213-222


  Human resources play a crucial role in the evolution of the organizations, and huge organizational developments caused by unlimited intellectual capacity of human resources. Therefore, of the priorities of any organization is to preserve these valuable resources. In this regard, an appropriate alternative ...  Read More

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


  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

Human capital in urban management
The effect of spirituality in the workplace on organizational commitment and organizational citizenship behavior

Z. Mehran

Volume 2, Issue 3 , July 2017, , Pages 219-228


  Spirituality by creating an atmosphere of trust in the workplace increases the commitment. This commitment includes an employee’s commitment to the organization and the organization's commitment to its employees and customers. In organizations with high levels of spirituality, employees have more ...  Read More

Human capital in urban management
Human resource lens: perceived performances of ISO 9001:2015 certified service firms

A.R. Santos

Volume 8, Issue 2 , April 2023, , Pages 229-244


  BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES: One of the key indicators in the evaluation of service quality is the execution of a Quality Management System (ISO 9001:2015) and the success of any organization lies in its ability to effectively manage its resources. Human resources play an integral role in this process, ...  Read More

Urban communications and services
Investigating the distribution of Tehran transportation services with emphasis on justice

A. Asadi Sisakht; A. Khaksari Rafsanjani

Volume 3, Issue 3 , July 2018, , Pages 231-244


  Abstract Justice has always been a controversial issue and it is difficult to agree on its definition and dimensions. According to some experts, in order to establish justice a criterion should be defined for each blessing, gift or each area and transportation can be considered as one of these areas. ...  Read More