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North-east culture & creative survey 2012.
(Aberdeen & Grampian Chamber of Commerce., 2012)
This report aims to highlight the importance of the cultural and creative industries to North-east Scotland. 2012 is the Year of Creative Scotland, reflecting the Scottish Government’s aspiration to make Scotland one of ...
North-east finance survey 2012
(Aberdeen & Grampian Chamber of Commerce, 2012-09)
Customer trust and confidence in the North-east’s finance sector appears to be recovering, but overall public perception of the sector is still negative according to this survey. Finance businesses continue to struggle ...
Investigating the adoption of sustainable green initiatives in Scottish food and drink SMEs.
(Academic Conferences and Publishing International, 2014-09)
Increasing concerns towards environmental issues (transportation emissions, global warming, depletion of natural resources) in today’s global economy has resulted in the need for businesses to be more environmentally ...
Criminal entrepreneurship, white-collar criminality, and neutralization theory.
(Emerald Publishing., 2011)
Purpose – The purpose of this paper is to apply neutralization theory to white-collar criminals to discuss criminal entrepreneurship. Design/methodology/approach – The theoretical framework of neutralization techniques ...
Tackling the illlicit commercial exploitation of children off campus - a case study.
(Scottish Institute for Policing Research., 2013-09)
The illicit exploitation of children and young persons for commercial gain by rogue shopkeepers and unscrupulous business proprietors is an important topic seldom considered by criminologists. In this case study we report ...
Is a claim for post-employment victimisation currently permissible under the Equality Act 2010?
This article provides an overview of the current legal rules dealing with post-employment victimisation and an analysis of the nature and scope of the law on this issue in the United Kingdom. The main focus of the article ...
Listening to alternative perspectives on rural crime and criminality: a report on the pilot study.
(Scottish Institute for Policing Research, 2013-09)
This summary reports on the pilot phase of an ongoing study, funded by SIPR, into the changing nature of rural crime and what constitutes rural criminality. We set out to listen to alternative perspectives on rural crime ...
Does Scotland 'like' this? The use of social media by political parties and candidates in Scotland during the 2010 UK General Election campaign.
(Robert Gordon University, 2011-06-20)
This conference paper reported the main results of a study that examined the use of social media by political parties and individual candidates in Scotland during the five weeks preceding the 2010 UK General Election. The ...
The Scottish campus officer: past, present and future.
(Scottish Institute for Policing Research, 2013-06)