The University of Wollongong Faculty of Business was formed in 2013 following an organisational restructure. It comprised an amalgamation of the former Faculty of Commerce and the Sydney Business School. Related series: Faculty of Business - Papers .


Papers from 2012

Introduction to happiness interventions, Gordon B. Spence and Suzy Green

Applying a goal-based resilience model to breast cancer: A preliminary study, N Stefanic, P Caputi, D Iverson, L Oades, and L Lane


An exploration of applying rules based system modelling into a quality management framework - extending the quality triangle, Lee Styger

Further developments in knowledge business modelling - an inverse extension of the quality triangle, Lee Styger

The design of teaching protocols that develop creativity, innovation and innovative thinking within higher education business schools - a transfer of best practice from design and engineering education principles, Lee Styger

Role of supply chain mapping in sustainable supply chain management, Lee Styger, Nelson Perera, and Pradeepa Jayaratne

Imagining occupational therapy, Elizabeth Townsend, Alison Wicks, Hanneke van Bruggen, and Valerie Wright-St Clair

International casemix and funding models: lessons for rehabilitation, Lynne Turner-Stokes, Stephen Sutch, Robert Dredge, and Kathy Eagar

Report of the interim evaluation of the Consumer Dementia Research Network, Anita B. Westera, Cristina J. Thompson, Darcy Morris, James P. Dawber, and Kathy Eagar

Enhancing the learning experience of students by incorporating core competences into assessment and inspiring diverse student cohorts to be authentic and context sensitive learners, Ananda Wickramasinghe


The invisible hand of business strategy processes: culture, power and politics in stragegy in a developing country, Ananda Wickramasinghe

Something fishy's going on: exploring how the aquaponics garden at the Basin View Masonic Village is promoting resident participation through occupation and community and social involvement, Alison Wicks and Helen M. Hasan

The impact of low-price brands on the order of entry advantage, Dean Wilkie, Lester W. Johnson, and Lesley White

Why do companies fail? Considering the key problems and success factors in modelling failure prediction in an Australian context, William Wilkinson

Accounting for between-study variation in incremental net benefit in value of information methodology, Andrew R. Willan and Simon Eckermann


Value of information and pricing new health care interventions, Andrew R. Willan and Simon Eckermann

Inflexible parents, inflexible kids: a 6-year longitudinal study of parenting style and the development of psychological flexibility in adolescents, Kathryn E. Williams, Joseph Ciarrochi, and Patrick C. L Heaven

Papers from 2011


Self-checkout at banks: so why salesperson - a case of Sri Lankan banking sector, Nalin Abeysekera and Ananda Wickramasinghe

Clever fuehren = coachen!, Julia Ahrens and Grace McCarthy


Palliative care outcomes collaboration: improving the quality of palliative care using routine, standard patient assessments, Maree Banfield


Value of Values for Practicing Managers and Leaders, Palli Mulla K A Chandrakumara

International corporate entrepreneurship: motives, processes and performances, Ty Choi

Indigenous led intervention research: The benefits, challenges and opportunities, Kathleen F. Clapham


Reconstructing Vision: Undone Science and Anti-VEGF treatment of Wet Age-related Macular Degeneration, Tommy Cleary

Consistently estimating absolute risk difference when translating evidence to jurisdictions of interest, M Coory, Simon Eckermann, and A Willan


Counting acute inpatient care. ABF Information Series No. 5, Kathy Eagar

Lessons from interdisciplinary research, Kathy Eagar


What is activity-based funding? ABF Information Series No. 1, Kathy Eagar

ABF Information Series Number 8: Mental health, Kathy Eagar, Philip Burgess, and Harvey Whiteford

Assessing economies of scale in public hospitals, Kathy Eagar, Yuejen Zhao, and Margaret Foley

Health, economic, psychological and social impact of educating carers of patients with advanced pulmonary disease (protocol), Simon Eckermann, Mary A. Luszcz, P Phillips, D Rowett, R M. Sladek, T Jones, and P Frith

Healthcare resource use and medical costs for the management of oesophageal cancer, Simon Eckermann, David Watson, George Mayne, P. Fahey, N. G. Hirst, D C. Whiteman, and L. G. Gordon

Presenting evidence and summary measures to best inform societal decisions when comparing multiple strategies, Simon Eckermann and A Willan

The association between strategic cost management and enterprise risk management: a critical literature review, Mohamed Elsayed, Ananda Wickramasinghe, and Marwa A. Razik


Liberty, national security and the Big Society, Alison Green, Nick Johns, and Mark Rix


Corporate governance in Sri Lanka: the status quo, Walter Gunathilake, Anura De Zoysa, and Palli Mulla K. A. Chandrakumara


Influential organisational capabilities for SMEs’ export performance: An exploratory study, Majidah Hassan and Grace McCarthy

Evaluation of logistics & performance in the tea industry, Pradeepa Jayaratne

What is Sustainable Supply?, Pradeepa Jayaratne


Sustainable supply chain management: using the Sri Lankan tea industry as a pilot study, Pradeepa Jayaratne, Lee Styger, and Nelson Perera


History and Potential of Renewable Energy Development in New Zealand, Geoff Kelly

The city branding of Wollongong, Gregory M. Kerr, Gary I. Noble, and John Glynn

A sustainable decision framework for maintaining engagement between corporations and community stakeholders: breaking down the barriers of supply, Fadi Kotob and Lee Styger


The aging workforce: how can Australian universities address future workforce challenges?, Susan Loomes and Grace McCarthy


The factors of SME cluster developments in a developing country: the case of Indonesian clusters, Mukhammad Kholid Mawardi, Ty Choi, and Nelson Perera


Challenges of the coaching manager, Grace McCarthy and Julia Ahrens

Understanding employee well-being practices in Australian organizations, Grace McCarthy, Shamika Almeida, and Julia Ahrens

Towards a positive university, Lindsay G. Oades, Suzy Green, Gordon B. Spence, and Paula Robinson


Coaching with self-determination theory in mind: Using theory to advance evidence-based coaching practice, Lindsay G. Oades and Gordon B. Spence

What do 15 years of review and evaluation projects and routine outcome measurements add up to?, Alan G. Owen

Using palliative care assessment tools to influence and enhance clinical practice, Deborah Rawlings, Elizabeth M. Banfield, Patsy Yates, Kathy Hendry, and Susan Mylne

Using linkage between hospital and ABS mortality data to enhance reporting of deaths among Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples, Ian T. Ring, Sarah Neville, Lisa Jackson Pulver, Helen Moore, Lee K. Taylor, Leonie Tickle, and Richard Madden


Counter-Terrorism and Information: The NSI Act, fair trials and open, accountable government, Mark Rix

Women in Educational Leadership, Diann Rodgers-Healey


Rivers and puddles: metaphors for explaining the need for continuous change and development in modern organisations, Ann M. Rogerson

Recommended measures for the assessment of behavioral disturbances associated with dementia, Janet E. Sansoni, Nicholas Marosszeky, Yun-Hee Jeon, Siggi Zapart, Lee-Fay Low, Lynn Chenoweth, and Emily Sansoni


Safe system demonstration project in a remote Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander community, Teresa Senserrick, Peter Yip, Raphael Grzebieta, Kathleen Clapham, Marilyn Lyford, and Rebecca Ivers


Implementing safe system research in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander communities, T Senserrick, P Yip, R Grzebieta, K F. Clapham, M Lyford, and R Ivers

A population-based study comparing traumatic spinal cord injury and non-traumatic spinal cord injury using a national rehabilitation database, Tara L. Stevermuer, Frances D. Simmonds, and Peter New

Comparison of patients managed in specialised spinal rehabilitation units with those managed in non-specialised rehabilitation units, Tara L. Stevermuer, Frances D. Simmonds, and Peter New


An analysis of the restrictions on the competitive readiness of Australian businesses due to their lack of formal quality management systems, Lee Styger Sydney Business School


Risk within the foundation of Australian supply : a cross-sectoral, cross-regional perspective, Lee Styger Sydney Business School


An analysis of the sustainability and the future of innovation readiness within the Australian supply base: A cross-sectorial, cross-regional snapshot, Lee E J Styger

The impact of uncertain rice supply in northeast Thailand on inventories and unfilled customer demand, Phatcharee Thongrattana, Ferry Jie, and Kevin Anthony Parton


The role of the coach in facilitating positive youth development: Moving from theory to practice, Stewart Vella, Lindsay Oades, and Trevor Crowe


Three-dimensional dosimetry imaging of I-125 plaque for eye cancer treatment, Michael Weaver, Janette P. Green, Marco Petasecca, Michael L. Lerch, Dean L. Cutajar, D. Franklin, J Jakubek, Martin G. Carolan, M Conway, S Pospisil, Tomas Kron, Peter E. Metcalfe, M Zaider, and Anatoly B. Rosenfeld


A literature analysis on business performance for SMES - subjective or objective measures?, Siti Nur 'Atikah Zulkiffli and Nelson Perera


Modelling Corporate Competitive Capabilities for SMEs in the Malaysian Manufacturing Sector: An Exploratory Study, Siti Nur 'Atikah Zulkiffli and Nelson Perera


The influence of levels of supply chain integration on the relationship between corporate competitive capabilities and business performance: Evidence from Malaysian SMEs, Siti Nur 'Atikah Zulkiffli and Nelson Perera

Papers from 2010

Reliability testing of the FAMCARE-2 scale: Measuring family carer satisfaction with palliative care, Samar Aoun, Sonia Marcolin, Linda Kristjanson, and David Currow

Occupational potential, Eric Asaba and Alison Wicks


Cultural values and demographic correlates of citizenship performance, Anil Chandrakumara, John Glynn, H W. Gunathilake, and S P. Senevirathne


Impact of work values and ethics on citizenship and task performance in local and foreign invested firms: a test in a developing country context, Anil Chandrakumara, Paul R. Sparrow, and nelson Perera


Graduating Professional Engineers and Management Skills - are they adequate for the workplace?, Peter Childs and Peter Gibson


Interconnection between motives and performances of internationalisation processes, Ty T. Choi

The Rudd hospital plan: many pitfalls to avoid on the way to a better health system, Kathy Eagar

The health of people in Australian immigration detention centres, Kathy Eagar and Janette P. Green

The Australian palliative care outcomes collaboration (PCOC) measuring the quality and outcomes of palliative care on a routine basis, Kathy Eagar, Prue Watters, David Currow, Samar Aoun, and Patsy Yates

The value of value of information: best informing research design and prioritization using current methods, Simon Eckermann, J Karnon, and A Willan

Shedding light on men: the building healthy men project, David Fildes, Yona Cass, F Wallner, and Alan Owen

Fiduciary Finance: Investment Funds and the Crisis in Financial Markets, Martin L. Gold

An interim prosthesis program for lower limb amputees: Comparison of public and private models of service, R. Gordon, Christopher A. Magee, Anna Frazer, Craig Evans, and Kathryn McCosker

A cost-effectiveness analysis of in-vitro fertilization by maternal age and number of treatment attempts, Alison Griffiths, Suzanne Dyer, Sarah Lord, Chris Pardy, Ian Fraser, and Simon Eckermann


Why do corporations accept voluntary codes on corporate governance and why is the acceptance so rapid among the corporations? A theoretical explanation, Walter Gunathilake and anil Chandrakumara


The customer service hall of shame, Mercedez Hinchcliff and Grace McCarthy


Climate Change Policy: Actions and Barriers in New Zealand, Geoff Kelly


Privatisation and marketisation of Indonesian public universities : a systematic review of student choice criteria literature, Andriani Kusumawati


Agreeing on meaning: a fundamental sharing of health information, Michael J. Lawley, D P. Hansen, M Kemp, D Vickers, and Donna Truran

Reusing the inter-organizational knowledge to support organizational knowledge management process: an ontology-based knowledge network, Nelson K. Y Leung, Sim Kim Lau, and Joshua Fan


Rationale and design of the Kanyini guidelines adherence with the polypill (Kanyini-GAP) study: A randomised controlled trial of a polypill-based strategy amongst Indigenous and non Indigenous people at high cardiovascular risk, Hueiming Liu, Anushka Patel, Alex Brown, Sandra Eades, Noel Hayman, Stephen Jan, Ian T. Ring, Greg Stewart, Andrew Tonkin, Tarun Weeramanthri, Vicki Wade, Anthony Rodgers, Tim Usherwood, Bruce Neal, David Peiris, Hugh Burke, Christopher Reid, and Alan Cass


Approaches to the postgraduate education of business coaches, Grace McCarthy


Employee wellbeing in Australian organisations - a snapshot of current practices, Grace McCarthy, Shamika Almeida, and Julia Ahrens

The use of metaphor for understanding and managing psychotic experiences: a systematic review, Tracy Mould, Lindsay Oades, and Trevor Crowe

A review and recommendations for optimal outcome measures of anxiety, depression and general distress in studies evaluating psychosocial interventions for English-speaking adults with heterogeneous cancer diagnoses, Nicole M. Rankin, P. Butow, Tim Luckett, Mayumi Oguchi, Gaynor Heading, Melanie Price, Nadine Hackl, and Madeleine King

Using N-of-1 trials to improve patient management and save costs, P A. Scuffham, J Nikles, G K. Mitchell, M J. Yelland, N Vine, C. Poulos, P I. Pillans, Guy M. Bashford, C del Mar, P J. Schluter, and P Glasziou


Analyzing the gap between sustainability and the supply of new talented people within the global foundry sector, Lee Styger

Reducing quality supply in a time of value need, Lee Styger

Barriers to transfer of collaborative recovery training into Australian mental health services: implications for the development of evidence-based services, Shivani Uppal, Lindsay Oades, Trevor Crowe, and Frank Deane

Optimal clinical trial design using value of information methods with imperfect implementation, A Willan and Simon Eckermann


The Study of Environment on Aboriginal Resilience and Child Health (SEARCH): study protocol, Anna Williamson, Emily Banks, Sally Redman, Jonathan Craig, Alan Cass, Debra Fernando, Sandra Eades, Sandra Bailey, Richard Taylor, Kathleen F. Clapham, John Daniels, Sue Kippax, Peter McIntyre, Ann Baker, Beverley Raphael, and Frank Vincent