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Marine renewable energy licensing and regulatory systems: workshop report.
(RiCORE Project, 2015-06-21)
This report reviews the outcomes of the second workshop organised as part of the RiCORE project, which took place in Paris on 21st May 2015. This workshop explored the regulatory aspects associated with marine renewable ...
Cultural resilience: the production of rural community heritage, digital archives and the role of volunteers.
The following paper addresses a lacuna in the literature relating to the concept of resilience. To date, cultural activity in relation to resilient communities has been given little attention and this paper will highlight ...
Post-experience MBAs: The transition back into the workplace for FT students.
(Quality Assurance Agency for Higher Education (QAA), 2015-06)
Full-time students undertaking a MBA experience a number of transitions, most notably from work to study and study to work. Consideration of effective transition strategies may offer insight into improving course structure, ...
Economic assessment of biomass gasification technology in providing sustainable electricity in Nigerian rural areas.
(SEEDS (Organisers), 2015-09-17)
Renewable Energy Technologies (RET) in general, and biomass source in particular, remains one of the means of providing sustainable electricity to rural areas in developing countries. This is because of its strategic value ...
Marine renewables and environmental risks: current practices in pre- and post-consent monitoring: workshop report.
(RiCORE Project, 2015-05-29)
This report reviews the outcomes of the first workshop organised as part of the RiCORE project, which took place in Bilbao on 21st April 2015. This workshop focused on analysing pre- and post-consent environmental requirements ...
Market efficiency, volatility behaviour and asset pricing analysis of the oil & gas companies quoted on the London Stock Exchange.
(Robert Gordon University, 2015-06)
This research assessed market efficiency, volatility behaviour, asset pricing, and oil price risk exposure of the oil and gas companies quoted on the London Stock Exchange with the aim of providing fresh evidence on the ...
Local heroes or village idiots? Press portrayal of opponents of two controversial coastal developments in North-east Scotland.
(Robert Gordon University, 2015-12)
This paper examines press coverage, at the local, regional and national (i.e. Scottish) levels, of two controversial coastal developments in Northeast Scotland: the building of a North Sea gas reception terminal in ...
Gift-giving of toys from adults to children.
(Robert Gordon University, 2015-05)
The focus of this study is the consumer behaviour habits of adults giving of toys to children aged 11 and under as gifts. It is borne out of a need to understand why adults buy gifts for children adding to the issues on ...
Conceptualising entrepreneurship as economic “explanation” and the consequent loss of “understanding”.
This paper examines how entrepreneurship has become conceptualised as an economic phenomenon. We explain how the outcomes, the admirable results of entrepreneurship, have led to this position. An understandable concern for ...
Twitter response to televised political debates in Election 2015.
(Centre for the Study of Journalism, Culture and Community, Bournemouth University., 2015)