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1. Using cooperative game model of air pollution governance to study the cost sharing in Yangtze River Delta region.

To solve the increasingly serious air pollution problem, regional air pollution collaborative governance as an effective way is introduced in this paper. Firstly, this study constructs a game model of regional air pollution collaborative governance, and three classic cost sharing methods are used...

Author(s) : Liu XiaoXiao; Wang WenWen; Wu WenQi; Zhang Lu; Wang LuJing

Publisher : Elsevier, Amsterdam, Netherlands

Journal article : Journal of Environmental Management 2022 Vol.301

2. Does hotel management matter to overcoming the COVID-19 crisis? The Spanish case.

This paper analyses the influence that the initial actions and strategies pursued by hotel managers have on the recovery of occupancy after a crisis such as the COVID-19 pandemic. To do this, a specific survey is carried out on managers of Spanish hotels. The main findings show that labour actions, ...

Author(s) : Hidalgo, A.; Martín-Barroso, D.; Nuñez-Serrano, J. A.; Turrión, J.; Velázquez, F. J.

Publisher : Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK

Journal article : Tourism Management 2022 Vol.88 ref.58

3. Examining the efficacy of a government-led sport for development and peace event.

A large body of research has examined the influence of sport for development and peace (SDP) events on community development, focusing primarily on SDP events delivered by nonprofit "change agents." Although scholars have highlighted the need to more meaningfully incorporate local governments into...

Author(s) : Jones, G. J.; Taylor, E.; Wegner, C.; Lopez, C.; Kennedy, H.; Pizzo, A.

Publisher : Human Kinetics, Inc., Champaign, USA

Journal article : Journal of Sport Management 2022 Vol.36 No.1 pp.56-67

4. Young consumers' purchase intention toward organic food: exploring the role of mindfulness.

Purpose: The role of mindfulness in influencing green behaviors has been recognized in literature though it has not been explored sufficiently in the context of organic food. This study makes an attempt to explore the role of mindfulness in influencing young consumers' purchase intention (PI)...

Author(s) : Alok Tewari; Smriti Srivastava; Divya Gangwar; Verma, V. C.

Publisher : Emerald Publishing, Bingley, UK

Journal article : British Food Journal 2022 Vol.124 No.1 pp.78-98 ref.125

5. Impact of water markets on equity and efficiency in irrigation water use: a systematic review and meta-analysis.

The water markets as an institution for water demand and supply management has been extensively documented both theoretically and empirically. The application of successful water market models of developed economies in developing economies has also gained much attention of the researchers and...

Author(s) : Akshi Bajaj; Singh, S. P.; Diptimayee Nayak

Publisher : Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK

Journal article : Agricultural Water Management 2022 Vol.259 ref.64

6. Forest governance in the Amazon: favoring the emergence of local management systems.

Amazonian communities can greatly benefit from the forest resources they hold by setting up community-governed management systems that reflect their interests and capacities. But, to tap this potential, communities face three major challenges: to develop the systems, to enforce them, and to have...

Author(s) : Medina, G. da S.; Pokorny, B.; Campbell, B.

Publisher : Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK

Journal article : World Development (Oxford) 2022 Vol.149 ref.49

7. The roundtable on sustainable palm oil (RSPO) and transnational hybrid governance in Ecuador's palm oil industry.

The expansion of Latin America's palm oil frontier has spurred an explosion of interest in the social and environmental impacts of palm oil production. Researchers have been particularly focused on the effectiveness of global sustainability certification standards in addressing induced...

Author(s) : Johnson, A.

Publisher : Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK

Journal article : World Development (Oxford) 2022 Vol.149 ref.86

8. Institutional dimension for sustainable development: the relationship of organic and conventional cotton farming with government.

This study aimed to examine the institutional dimension of conventional and organic cotton farming; specifically, the relationships between farms and government organizations. In both, conventional and organic production systems, the farmers are located in varying institutional environments. These...

Author(s) : Melo, P. T. N. B. de; Bellen, H. M. van

Publisher : Sociedade Brasileira de Economia e Sociologia Rural (SOBER), Brasília, Brazil

Journal article : Revista de Economia e Sociologia Rural 2022 Vol.60 No.1 ref.57

9. Development of climate smart agriculture in Africa.

Climate change, food system complexity and changing international demands are creating new realities, challenges and opportunities. In this respect, unlocking Africa's agricultural potential is both a vital and a daunting aspiration to achieve commitments to the climate and development of the...

Author(s) : Mrabet, R.; Moussadek, R.

Book chapter : Conservation agriculture in Africa: climate smart agricultural development 2022 pp.17-65 ref.many

10. Formal education and training for conservation agriculture in Africa.

This chapter examines the role of formal education, training and skills development in Conservation Agriculture (CA) in Sub-Saharan Africa (SSA) in the context of the region's agricultural transformation systems. It explores nascent literature on potential reforms that include development of CA...

Author(s) : Mkomwa, S.; Mloza-Banda, H.; Mutai, W.

Book chapter : Conservation agriculture in Africa: climate smart agricultural development 2022 pp.305-330 ref.many

11. Centres of excellence in conservation agriculture: developing African institutions for sustainable agricultural development.

Conservation Agriculture (CA) is an important component in addressing food insecurity, biodiversity degradation and water scarcity challenges. Its adoption in Africa has lagged behind other continents. One major area of need to enable the acceleration of the adoption of CA in Africa relates to...

Author(s) : Mkomwa, S.; Lugandu, S.; Macharia, N.; Bot, A.; Mutai, W.

Book chapter : Conservation agriculture in Africa: climate smart agricultural development 2022 pp.402-415 ref.42

12. Understanding the effects of institutional diversity on irrigation systems dynamics.

Comparative institutional analyses of social-ecological systems (SESs) have advanced our understanding of features and performances of single institutions such as state, market, and self-organized institutions. However, such studies have hardly extended our understanding of institutional diversity...

Author(s) : Shin, H. C.; Vallury, S.; Abbott, J. K.; Anderies, J. M.; Yu, D. J.

Publisher : Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK

Journal article : Ecological Economics 2022 Vol.191 ref.68

13. Welfare effect of rent-seeking activities under international management of fishery resources.

Fishery resources face a depletion crisis due to accelerated international trade. Therefore, some countries have introduced local individual transferable quotas (ITQs). However, even if the government in a home country adequately manages fishery resources, fishers in a foreign country may overcatch ...

Author(s) : Hamaguchi, Y.

Publisher : Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK

Journal article : Fisheries Research 2022 Vol.246

14. Integrating gender and farmer's preferences in a discussion support tool for crop choice.

CONTEXT: In northern West Bengal and southern Bangladesh, Rabi crops, sown in winter and harvested in the spring, are an important source of income and nutrition for the target communities. In the study areas, NGOs and extension services have been engaging with farming communities on selecting...

Author(s) : Nidumolu, U.; Lubbers, M.; Kanellopoulos, A.; Ittersum, M. K. van; Roth, C. H.; Pulak Mishra; Bagchi, N. S.; Majumdar, S.; Carter, L.; Rahman, M. W.; Das, M.; Gaydon, D. S.

Publisher : Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK

Journal article : Agricultural Systems 2022 Vol.195 ref.34

15. Scenarios for European agricultural policymaking in the era of digitalisation.

Context: Digitalisation affects the agri-food sector and its governance. However, what digitalisation of the sector will imply for future agricultural policymaking remains unclear. OBJECTIVE The objective of the study is to develop and evaluate explorative scenarios of digitalisation in the...

Author(s) : Ehlers, M. H.; Finger, R.; Benni, N. E.; Gocht, A.; Sørensen, C. A. G.; Gusset, M.; Pfeifer, C.; Poppe, K.; Regan, A.; Rose, D. C.; Wolfert, S.; Huber, R.

Publisher : Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK

Journal article : Agricultural Systems 2022 Vol.196 ref.91

16. Multi-actor horizon 2020 projects in agriculture, forestry and related sectors: a multi-level innovation system framework (MINOS) for identifying multi-level system failures.

Context: The key European Union (EU) policy instrument in support of innovation in agriculture, forestry and related sectors is the European Innovation Partnership for Agricultural Productivity and Sustainability. It applies the 'interactive innovation model' which brings together actors with...

Author(s) : Cronin, E.; Fieldsend, A.; Rogge, E.; Block, T.

Publisher : Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK

Journal article : Agricultural Systems 2022 Vol.196 ref.39

17. The structure and pattern of global partnerships in the REDD+ mechanism.

Projects for reducing emissions from deforestation and forest degradation (REDD+) have been initiated in developing countries, featuring partnerships with multiple actors under the global forest and climate change regime. Even though partnerships between stakeholders are crucial for ensuring...

Author(s) : Shin Seongmin; Park MiSun; Lee, H.; Baral, H.

Publisher : Elsevier B.V., Amsterdam, Netherlands

Journal article : Forest Policy and Economics 2022 Vol.135 ref.84

18. Governance structures in cooperative slaughterhouses: a study on the chain of differentiated beef in the state of Paraná.

This study sought to discuss the governance structures adopted between livestock producers and their cooperative slaughterhouses in the chain of differentiated beef in the state of Paraná. The theoretical basis used was the Transaction Cost Economics and Measurement Costs Economics, complemented by ...

Author(s) : Pereira, J. A.; Guimarães, A. F.; Santos, R. H. dos; Alencar Schiavi, S. M. de; Souza, J. P. de

Publisher : Sociedade Brasileira de Economia e Sociologia Rural (SOBER), Brasília, Brazil

Journal article : Revista de Economia e Sociologia Rural 2022 Vol.60 No.1 ref.51

19. Perceived impacts of Urban Heat Island phenomenon in a tropical metropolitan city: perspectives from stakeholder dialogue sessions.

The stakeholders' perceptions on the impacts of Urban Heat Island (UHI) are critical for reducing exposure and influencing their response to interventions that are aimed at encouraging a behaviour change. A proper understanding of the UHI impacts on the society, economy and environment is deemed an ...

Author(s) : Nasrin Aghamohammadi; Logaraj Ramakreshnan; Fong ChngSaun; Rafidah Md Noor; Noor Rosly Hanif; Nik Meriam Sulaiman

Publisher : Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK

Journal article : Science of the Total Environment 2022 Vol.806 No.Part 1

20. Conservation agriculture innovation systems build climate resilience for smallholder farmers in South Africa.

Introduction of Conservation Agriculture (CA) and associated climate-resilient agriculture practices within an innovation system approach, and using farmer-level experimentation and learning groups as the primary learning and social empowerment processes, has created a sustainable and expanding...

Author(s) : Kruger, E.; Smith, H.; Ngcobo, P.; Dlamini, M.; Mathebula, T.

Book chapter : Conservation agriculture in Africa: climate smart agricultural development 2022 pp.345-360 ref.18

21. Appraising strategic adaptive management as a process of organizational learning.

Adaptive management is a systematic approach for linking learning with implementation to facilitate ongoing improvement in natural resource management. The idea of learning from experience and adapting subsequent policies, strategies and actions, is intuitively appealing. However, application of...

Author(s) : Roux, D. J.; Novellie, P.; Smit, I. P. J.; Kraker, J. de; Culloch-Jones, S. M.; Dziba, L. E.; Freitag, S.; Pienaar, D. J.

Publisher : Elsevier, Amsterdam, Netherlands

Journal article : Journal of Environmental Management 2022 Vol.301

22. Travel changes and equitable access to urban parks in the post COVID-19 pandemic period: evidence from Wuhan, China.

COVID-19 has spread worldwide, leading to a significant impact on daily life. Numerous studies have confirmed that people have changed their travel to urban green spaces during the COVID-19 pandemic. However, in China, where COVID-19 has been effectively controlled, how the travel behavior of...

Author(s) : Zhang WenTing; Li, S.; Gao YunXiang; Liu WenPing; Jiao, Y.; Zeng Chen; Gao Lin; Wang TianWei

Publisher : Elsevier, Amsterdam, Netherlands

Journal article : Journal of Environmental Management 2022 Vol.304 ref.63

23. How to enhance the sustainability and inclusiveness of smallholder aquaculture production systems in Zambia?

Fish is a key source of income, food, and nutrition in Zambia, although unlike in the past, capture fisheries no longer meet the national demand for fish. Supply shortfalls created an opportunity to develop the aquaculture sector in Zambia, which is now one of the largest producers of farmed fish...

Author(s) : Avadí, A.; Cole, S. M.; Kruijssen, F.; Dabat, M. H.; Mungule, C. M.

Publisher : Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK

Journal article : Aquaculture 2022 Vol.547 ref.71

24. Automated environmental compliance monitoring of rivers with IoT and open government data.

Environmental monitoring of rivers is a cornerstone of the European Union's Water Framework Directive. It requires the estimation and reporting of environmental flows in rivers whose characteristics vary widely across the EU member states. This variability has resulted in a fragmentation of...

Author(s) : Miasayedava, L.; McBride, K.; Tuhtan, J. A.

Publisher : Elsevier, Amsterdam, Netherlands

Journal article : Journal of Environmental Management 2022 Vol.303 ref.55

25. The effects of institutional food procurements on family farmers organizations at Vale do Ribeira-São Paulo-Brazil.

The paper addresses the effects of the Food Acquisition Program and the National School Feeding Program on aspects of social organization and marketing in the context of four cooperatives and one banana growers association in the municipalities of Miracatu, Sete Barras, and Registro in São Paulo....

Foreign Title :Efeitos de políticas de compras institucionais sobre a organização de produtores familiares no Vale do Ribeira.

Author(s) : Chiodi, R. E.; Almeida, G. F. de; Assis, L. H. B.

Publisher : Sociedade Brasileira de Economia e Sociologia Rural (SOBER), Brasília, Brazil

Journal article : Revista de Economia e Sociologia Rural 2022 Vol.60 No.3 ref.35