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A Discrete Event Simulation model to evaluate the use of community services in the treatment of patients with Parkinson’s disease in the United Kingdom.
Background: The number of people affected by Parkinson’s disease (PD) is increasing in the United Kingdom driven by population ageing. The treatment of the disease is complex, resource intensive and currently there is no ...
Delivering a Brighter Future for IT Projects
A Critical evaluation of the impact of religion on collectivist families’ meal social interaction behaviour in Sierra Leone, International Journal of Advanced Research
The symbolism of religion in the Sierra Leonean collectivist society is encouraged to promote increased inter-dependency and social bonding among families that share similar belief system. This belief is further accentuated ...
(Re)conceptualizing precarity: structure, institutions and agency
Guy Standing’s The Precariat has had a significant impact in stimulating a debate about the changing nature of work across the broad sweep of the global economy. He advances the notion of precarious workers, originally put ...
SPAIN: Tourism outlook: Spain’s tourism sector is set to grow further
(Oxford Analytica, 2017-01-10)
Consuming use orientated product service systems: A consumer culture theory perspective
Research suggests that product service systems (PSS) may usefully form part of the mix of innovations necessary to move society toward more sustainable futures. However, PSS implementation rates are disappointingly low and ...
Referrals for client acquisition in professional services
Purpose: The research question addressed is: What are the perceptions of professionals and consumers regarding the antecedents of client referrals in the financial advice sector? Methodology: A total of 61 qualitative ...
Older Adults Adoption, Use and Diffusion of E-Government Services in Saudi Arabia, Hail City: : A Quantitative Study
Online Government products and services should provide benefits to all citizens, but not all of them are attaining the gains. A group that is not obtaining the benefits is the older adults. Such differences have led to a ...
Karl Polanyi on Economy and Society: : A Critical Analysis of Core Concepts
This journal highlights the social aspects of economic activity. Yet the nature of the ‘social’ and the ‘economic’ are more problematic than often assumed. This article probes Karl Polanyi’s depiction of the relationship ...
Further Advances in Project Management : Guided Exploration in Unfamiliar Landscapes
Projects are ubiquitous to modern society, yet, concerns around successful delivery, value realisation, resilience and making change stick force a significant re-evaluation of the scope and extent of the ‘normal’ project ...