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1. Avian scavengers' contributions to people: the cultural dimension of wildlife-based tourism.

Scavengers provide significant nature's contributions to people (NCP), including disease control through carcass removal, but their non-material NCP are rarely considered. For the first time, we assess the extent and value of the NCP provided by European avian scavengers through a scavenger-based...

Author(s) : García-Jiménez, R.; Pérez-García, J. M.; Margalida, A.; Morales-Reyes, Z.

Publisher : Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK

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

2. Eco-friendly hotel stay and environmental attitude: a value-attitude-behaviour perspective.

The growing body of literature around eco-friendly hotels indicates an increase in popularity for such hotels. However, the low booking rate in eco-friendly hotel is a major concern for sustainability and profitability. Therefore, the current study addresses the long-lasting attitude-behaviour gap...

Author(s) : Mohd Sadiq; Mohd Adil; Paul, J.

Publisher : Elsevier Ltd, Amsterdam, Netherlands

Journal article : International Journal of Hospitality Management 2022 Vol.100 ref.125

3. Study on cooperative strategies of rural water environment governance PPP project between companies and farmers from the perspective of evolutionary game.

The PPP mode of rural water environment governance was conducive to attracting social capital for giving full play to the decisive role of the market in resource allocation, coordinating the interests of all parties, and relieving the government budget pressure and debt burden. The cooperation...

Author(s) : Feng JingChun; Tang YunQing; Xue Song; Zhang Ke

Publisher : Springer, Dordrecht, Netherlands

Journal article : Environment, Development and Sustainability 2022 Vol.24 No.1 pp.138-155 ref.29

4. Evaluating the practices of climate-smart agriculture sustainability in Ethiopia using geocybernetic assessment matrix.

The geocybernetic assessment matrix (GAM) evaluation of climate-smart agriculture (CSA) practices in Ethiopia is carried out in this paper. With regard to the five fundamental geocybernetic paradigms, the GAM is built to determine the nature and level of sustainability or unsustainability that...

Author(s) : Kassaye, A. Y.; Shao GuangCheng; Wang XiaoJun; Belete, M.

Publisher : Springer, Dordrecht, Netherlands

Journal article : Environment, Development and Sustainability 2022 Vol.24 No.1 pp.724-764 ref.129

5. Combined role of green productivity growth, economic globalization, and eco-innovation in achieving ecological sustainability for OECD economies.

Since climate change is the paramount concern of recent literature, macroeconomic factors such as green growth and economic globalization may play an integral role in achieving ecological sustainability in the presence of eco-innovation. However, the combined contributions of green growth, economic ...

Author(s) : Ahmad, M.; Wu YiYun

Publisher : Elsevier, Amsterdam, Netherlands

Journal article : Journal of Environmental Management 2022 Vol.302 No.Part A ref.78

6. How does the ecological compensation mechanism adjust the industrial structure? Evidence from China.

The ecological compensation (EC) mechanism is an innovative institutional arrangement which can effectively realize the coordinated development of social-economic growth and ecological protection. The current research on the evaluation of the implementation effect of EC mechanism mainly focuses on...

Author(s) : Wan Liang; Zheng QiaoQiao; Wu Jie; Wei ZhengYun; Wang ShanYong

Publisher : Elsevier, Amsterdam, Netherlands

Journal article : Journal of Environmental Management 2022 Vol.301

7. Business case complexity and environmental sustainability: nonlinearity and optimality from an efficiency perspective.

The question of whether it is possible to "do well by going green" has been debated at length in the literature on environmental sustainability, but no consensus has been reached to date. Building on stakeholder theory in that a firm's environmental sustainability can improve its competitive...

Author(s) : Ben Lahouel, B.; Taleb, L.; Ben Zaied, Y.; Managi, S.

Publisher : Elsevier, Amsterdam, Netherlands

Journal article : Journal of Environmental Management 2022 Vol.301

8. Economic and intensity effects of coal consumption in China.

The increase in coal consumption and its impact on the environment has become a bottleneck that hinders sustainable development. This paper discusses the effect of economic growth and coal intensity on China's coal consumption during 2005-2017 using the Laspeyres index decomposition method. The...

Author(s) : Chen JianDong; Li ZhiWen; Song MaLin; Wang YuZhi; Wu YinYin; Li Ke

Publisher : Elsevier, Amsterdam, Netherlands

Journal article : Journal of Environmental Management 2022 Vol.301

9. Does China's increasing coupling of 'urban population' and 'urban area' growth indicators reflect a growing social and economic sustainability?

Over the last four decades, China has experienced rapid parallel economic development and urbanization, leading to internal mass -migrations of its people from increasingly marginalized rural areas to urban centers where job opportunities and wealth are now concentrated. We compare the relative...

Author(s) : Zhao JinQi; Xiao Yi; Sun SiQi; Sang WeiGuo; Axmacher, J. C.

Publisher : Elsevier, Amsterdam, Netherlands

Journal article : Journal of Environmental Management 2022 Vol.301

10. The economic and environmental effects of seasonality of tourism: a look at solid waste.

Tourism brings great opportunities of growth with relatively small investments in physical and human capital, but it also comes with important negative externalities. This paper looks at the environmental cost of tourism in terms of solid waste produced in municipalities. Using the Data Envelopment ...

Author(s) : Caponi, V.

Publisher : Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK

Journal article : Ecological Economics 2022 Vol.192 ref.33

11. Integrating coordination mechanisms in the sustainability assessment of agri-food chains: from a structured literature review to a comprehensive framework.

The assessment of sustainability at the level of the agri-food supply chain is complex. Achieving sustainability in agri-food chains requires coordinated interaction between chain actors. The aspect of coordination is rarely included in the assessment of sustainability and current assessment...

Author(s) : Moreno-Miranda, C.; Dries, L.

Publisher : Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK

Journal article : Ecological Economics 2022 Vol.192 ref.121

12. Enhancing spatial coordination in payment for ecosystem services schemes with non-pecuniary preferences.

The environmental benefits from Payment for Ecosystem Services (PES) schemes can often be enhanced if private land managers are induced to enrol land in a spatially coordinated manner. One incentive mechanism which has been proposed to achieve such spatial coordination is the agglomeration bonus, a ...

Author(s) : Kuhfuss, L.; Préget, R.; Thoyer, S.; Vries, F. P. de; Hanley, N.

Publisher : Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK

Journal article : Ecological Economics 2022 Vol.192 ref.61

13. Least-cost provision of ecosystem services from water: when, where, and how much?

Changes in surface or groundwater management influence water use patterns as well as the economic value and sustainability of all water uses. In water-scarce regions, programs that establish environmental flows usually involve reallocating water from another productive use. Few peer-reviewed papers ...

Author(s) : Torell, G. L.; Lee, K. D.; Garnica, L. A.; Mayer, A. S.; Ward, F. A.

Publisher : American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE), Reston, USA

Journal article : Journal of Water Resources Planning and Management 2022 Vol.148 No.2 ref.36

14. A comparative assessment of municipal water use in Turkey.

The use of assessment methods is essential for proper planning, improvement of the water system, and water economy in municipal water management. Thus, statistical model approaches can be used to evaluate the factors influencing water administration, understand their implications, forecast future...

Author(s) : Günes, M. S.; Yildiz, D.; Kurnaz, F. S.

Publisher : American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE), Reston, USA

Journal article : Journal of Water Resources Planning and Management 2022 Vol.148 No.2 ref.87

15. Green HRM, environmental awareness and green behaviors: the moderating role of servant leadership.

Given the numerous environmental issues facing the hotel industry, there is growing pressure to respond to them by implementing sustainable strategies such as green human resource management (HRM) practices. Thus, there is a need to examine how green HRM enhances environmental performance....

Author(s) : Darvishmotevali, M.; Altinay, L.

Publisher : Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK

Journal article : Tourism Management 2022 Vol.88 ref.92

16. How much do we know about trade-offs in ecosystem services? A systematic review of empirical research observations.

As an important domain of sustainability science, trade-offs in ecosystem services (ES) is crucial for spatial planning to sustainably manage natural resources while satisfying the needs of local and non-local beneficiaries. However, there is still a growing debate in understanding,...

Author(s) : Aryal, K.; Maraseni, T.; Apan, A.

Publisher : Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK

Journal article : Science of the Total Environment 2022 Vol.806 No.Part 3 ref.108

17. Trustworthy or misleading communication of voluntary carbon offsets in the aviation industry.

The researchers assess the communications of 37 airlines on their own websites regarding voluntary carbon offsets (VCO) to determine the extent to which they are either trustworthy or misleading. The researchers propose an innovative coding framework that captures the trustworthy or misleading...

Author(s) : Guix, M.; Ollé, C.; Font, X.

Publisher : Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK

Journal article : Tourism Management 2022 Vol.88 ref.62

18. A system dynamics approach to pollution remediation and mitigation based on increasing the share of renewable resources.

This study explores the role of renewable energy (RE) penetration in Malaysia's energy security (ES) and its implications for the country's target of 20% capacity in the energy mix by 2025. Renewable energy (RE) is a critical driver of long-term energy security. In 2018, the share of renewable...

Author(s) : Shadman, S.; Chin, C. M. M.; Sakundarini, N.; Yap, E. H.; Fairuz, S.; Wong, X. Y.; Khalid, P. A.; Karimi, F.; Karaman, C.; Mofijur, M.; Koyande, A. K.; Show, P. L.

Publisher : Elsevier Inc, Orlando, USA

Journal article : Environmental Research 2022 Vol.205 ref.48

19. Population management in an urban center using the dynamic integrated solution for an adequate atmospheric environmental quality.

Accelerated growth in urban populations has become a powerful force for human development, particularly in developed countries. Metropolitan cities are centers for technical and economic advancement, but air pollution, overflowing of water, and other climate effects still pose significant problems...

Author(s) : Chai Ning; Mao Chun

Publisher : Elsevier Inc, Orlando, USA

Journal article : Environmental Research 2022 Vol.205 ref.33

20. Improving decision-making through material flow cost accounting: the case of VietGreen bottled mineral water company.

VietGreen, headquartered in the South of Vietnam, is a bottled mineral water company striving towards becoming a leading mineral water producer with a strong reputation for social responsibility and integrity. This case describes VietGreen's decision to explore the potential of material flow cost...

Author(s) : Tran, T. T.; Herzig, C.

Publisher : International Food and Agribusiness Management Association, College Station, USA

Journal article : International Food and Agribusiness Management Review 2022 Vol.25 No.1 pp.37-48 ref.11

21. 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

22. Improving water markets in Spain: lesson-drawing from the Murray-Darling Basin in Australia.

The transfer of successful water market governance between international settings is increasingly attractive to policy makers under globalization. This paper tests lesson-drawing approaches to water market governance transfers using data from Spain and the Murray-Darling Basin, Australia. Spain is...

Author(s) : Palomo-Hierro, S.; Loch, A.; Pérez-Blanco, C. D.

Publisher : Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK

Journal article : Agricultural Water Management 2022 Vol.259 ref.70

23. Sustainable management of agricultural water and land resources under changing climate and socio-economic conditions: a multi-dimensional optimization approach.

Conflict between limited water supply and the ever-increasing water demand poses the challenge of synergetic management of agricultural water and land resources (AWLR). Sustainable development strategy and changing environment increase the multi-dimensional characteristic and complexity of the...

Author(s) : Li Mo; Cao XiaoXu; Liu Dong; Fu Qiang; Li TianXiao; Shang RuoChen

Publisher : Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK

Journal article : Agricultural Water Management 2022 Vol.259 ref.45

24. 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

25. Societal benefits from wildfire mitigation activities through payments for watershed services: insights from Colorado.

Payments for watershed services (PWS) programs are becoming a popular governance approach in the western United States (US) to fund forest management aimed at source water protection. In this paper we conduct a cost-benefit analysis (CBA) of one of the first collaboratively funded PWS programs in...

Author(s) : Jones, K. W.; Gannon, B.; Timberlake, T.; Chamberlain, J. L.; Wolk, B.

Publisher : Elsevier B.V., Amsterdam, Netherlands

Journal article : Forest Policy and Economics 2022 Vol.135 ref.108