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 2010


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

Papers from 2009

A Randomized Controlled Trial of Nurse-led Care for Symptomatic Moderate-Severe Obstructive Sleep Apnea, Nick Antic, C Buchan, Adrian Esterman, M Hensley, M Naughton, Steve Rowland, B Williamson, S Windler, Simon Eckermann, and R McEvoy


Impact of individual characteristics and cultural values on citizenship and task performance: experience of non-academic employees of universities, Anil Chandrakumara and Subashimi Senevirathne

Indirect comparison: relative risk fallacies and odds solution, Simon Eckermann, Michael Coory, and Andrew Willan

Globally optimal trial design for local decision making, Simon Eckermann and Andrew Willan


Enhancing the reusability of inter-organizational knowledge: an ontology-based collaborative knowledge management network, Joshua P. Fan, Nelson K Y Leung, and Sim K. Lau

Projecting subacute inpatient activity in New South Wales, Andrew Gibbs, Edwin J. Pearse, Hirani Jayasinha, Jennifer Sheehan, Kathleen Meleady, and Neill Jones


Management Education for Engineers, Peter Gibson and Peter W. Childs

Current funding and financing issues in the Australian hospice and palliative care sector, Robert Gordon, Kathy Eagar, Janette P. Green, and David C. Currow

Technology and the Principal: Implications for Leadership, Michael Hough


Analysing beef supply chain strategy in Australia, the United States and the United Kingdom, Ferry Jie and Kevin Anthony Parton


Balanced Scorecard for Australian cattle producers: an application, Ferry Jie and Kevin Anthony Parton

The impact of information quality on food quality performance indicator of Australian Beef Processors, Ferry Jie and Kevin Anthony Parton

The need for improved skills in the Australian meat industry, Ferry Jie and Kevin Anthony Parton


Identifying Sources of Perceived Environmental Uncertainty Along Thai Rice Supply Chain, Ferry Jie and Phatcharee Thongrattana


Framework of entrepreneurial orientation and networking: a study of SMEs performance in a developing country, Amie Kusumawardhani, Grace McCarthy, and Nelson Perera


Links are not enough: using originality reports to improve academic standards, compliance and learning outcomes among postgraduate students, Grace McCarthy and Ann M. Rogerson


Foreign Debt, Trade Openness, Labor Force and Economic Growth: Evidence from Sri Lanka, Ramesh Chandra Paudel and Nelson Perera

The effect of corporate competitive capabilities and supply chain operational capabilities on Malaysian SMEs: a conceptual framework, Nelson Perera, Ferry Jie, and Siti Nur 'Atikah Zulkiffli


Financial development and economic growth in Sri Lanka, Nelson Perera and Ramesh Chandra Paudel

A conceptual framework of rice supply chain in Thailand, Nelson Perera, Phatcharee Thongrattana, and Ferry Jie


Counter Terrorism and Access to Justice: Public Policy Divided?, Mark Rix


The Case of Dr Mohamed Haneef: An Australian 'Terrorism Drama' with British Connections, Mark Rix


Diversity Management in Australia and its Impact on Employee Engagement, Pat Skalsky and Grace McCarthy

Multiple sclerosis rehabilitation outcomes: analysis of a national casemix dataset from Australia, Tara L. Stevermuer, Frances D. Simmonds, F Khan, and L Turner-Stokes

Bridging the Gap between Theoretical and Applied Practices in Business, Engineering and Science, Lee Styger

Managing the supply and demand of raw talent in high growth sectors post the economic crisis, Lee Styger


Reconfiguration of Operational Relationships Post the Current Global Economic Crisis, Lee Styger


The live monitoring of carbon emissions for sustainable international trade and exchange, Lee Styger


Where have all the designers gone?, Lee Styger


Understanding the impact of environmental uncertainty on efficiency performance indicator of Thai rice millers, Phatcharee Thongrattana, Ferry Jie, and Nelson Perera

A contribution to research and development in the carer support sector: lessons on effective caring, Kathryn E. Williams and Alan G. Owen


The relationship between social capital and tacit knowledge, Karen Yuan Wang, Ferry Jie, and Kai-Ping Huang


A literature analysis on the supply chain operational capabilities in Malaysian small and medium enterprises (SMEs), Siti Zulkiffli

Papers from 2008

Accounting for Managers, Anne Abraham, John Glynn, Michael Murphy, and Bill Wilkinson

Coronary heart disease, A Brown, Ian T. Ring, and W Walsh

The option value of delay in health technology assessment, Simon Eckermann and Andrew Willan


A heuristic search algorithm for flow-shop scheduling, Joshua P. Fan and Graham K. Winley

Is It Feasible and Desirable to Collect Voluntarily Quality and Outcome Data Nationally in Palliative Oncology Care?, David L. Fildes, Kathy Eagar, David C. Currow, Linda J. Kristjanson, Patsy Yates, and Samar Aoun

Financial Sustainability and the Imperative for Reform in Investment Organisation in Australia's Local Government , Martin L. Gold

Financial sustainability and the imperative for reform in investment organisation in Australia's local government sector, Martin L. Gold

The integration of mindfulness training and health coaching: An exploratory study, Anthony M Grant, Michael Cavanagh, and Gordon B. Spence


Rural palliative care program national evaluation project: patient and carer experiences, Pamela E. Grootemaat, Karen Quinsey, and Alan G. Owen

Successful learning and school design for the knowledge age, Michael J. Hough AM RFD ED


A design and input-specific classification framework of ontology matching techniques, Kar Yin Leung, S. Lau, and Joshua P. Fan


Enhancing the reusability of inter-organizational knowledge: an ontology-based collaborative knowledge management network, Kar Yin Leung, S. Lau, and Joshua P. Fan


The use of proxy / informant reports for people with dementia, Nicholas Marosszeky and Emily Sansoni

Estimating and projecting subacute care demand: findings from a review of international methods , Edwin J. Pearse, Andrew W. Gibbs, Jennifer Sheehan, Kathleen Meleady, Hirani Jayasinha, and Neill Jones

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health: Implementation, not more policies, Ian T. Ring and N Browne

Strengthening the link between policy formulation and implementation of Indigenous health policy directions., Ian T. Ring, Anna Matthews, and Lisa Pulver

Health status, Ian T. Ring and N Thomson


With reckless abandon: Haneef and Ul-Haque in Australia's 'War on Terror', Mark Rix


Australia and the 'War against Terrorism': terrorism, national security and human rights, Mark D. Rix

An evaluation of the quality of obstetric morbidity coding using an objective assessment tool, the Performance Indicators for Coding Quality (PICQ), Patricia M. Saad, Kerry C. Innes, Mary K. Lam, Megan Cumerlato, Vera Dimitropoulos, and Julie Rust


Recent findings: the dementia outcomes measurement suite (DOMS) project, Janet E. Sansoni, Nicholas Marosszeky, and Emily Sansoni


Developing and refining outcome measurement suites: an example from the National Continence Management Strategy, Janet E. Sansoni, Nicholas Marosszeky, and Emily Sansoni


The development of the Revised Urinary Incontinence Scale (RUIS), Janet E. Sansoni, Nicholas Marosszeky, Emily Sansoni, and Graeme Hawthorne

Mapping the Mind and Making Your Point, Lee Styger


The impact of uncertain environment on rice supply chain performance in Northeast Thailand, Phatcharee T. Thongrattana and Peter W. Robertson


The corporate social responsibilities in Sri Lankan universities, Kamal Tilakasiri, Grace McCarthy, and John Glynn


A global analysis of supply chain trends in the health industry, Siti Zulkiffli and Peter Wayne Robertson

Papers from 2007

Expected value of information and decision making in HTA, Simon Eckermann and Andrew Willan

The development of Version 2 of the AN-SNAP casemix classification system, Robert Gordon and Janette P. Green

Professional and peer life coaching and the enhancement of goal striving and well-being: An exploratory study, Anthony M Grant and Gordon B. Spence


Renewable Energy Strategies in England, Australia and New Zealand, Geoff Kelly


Toolkit for managing virtual teams, Grace McCarthy

Australasian Business Statistics, Nelson Perera, John Asafu-Adjaye, Ken Black, Mark Harris, Phillip Edwards, and Nazim Khan

Financial Derivatives and the Theory of Money, Michael Rafferty and Dick Bryan

Our hearts and minds - what would it take for Australia to become the healthiest country in the world?, Ian T. Ring and John F. O'Brien


Australia and the 'War against Terrorism': Terrorism, National Security and Human Rights, Mark Rix


Legal Aid, the Community Legal Sector and Access to Justice: What has been the Record of the Australian Government? , Mark Rix


Toward the interoperability of HL7 v3 and SNOMED CT: a case study modeling mobile clinical treatment, Amanda Ryan, Peter Eklund, and Brett Esler

The SF36 Version 2: critical analyses of population weights, scoring algorithms and population norms, Janet E. Sansoni, Graeme Hawthorne, Richard H. Osborne, and Anne Taylor

Further development of evidence-based coaching: Lessons from the rise and fall of the human potential movement, Gordon B. Spence

Priority rating for community care, Tara Stevermuer, Alan Owen, Kathryn Williams, and Malcolm Masso

Public policy and private health insurance: distributional impact on public and private hospital usage, Agnes Walker, R Percival, L Thurect, and Edwin J. Pearse

Measuring and Reducing Waiting Times: A Cross-National Comparison of Strategies, Sharon Willcox, Mary Seddon, Stephen Dunn, R Tudor Edwards, Edwin J. Pearse, and J Tu

Papers from 2006

Increase in skin cancer screening during a community-based randomized intervention trial, J F. Aitken, P H. Youl, M Janda, J. Lowe, Ian T. Ring, and Mark Elwood

The use of smart tokens to permit the secure, remote access of electronic health records, Andrew Dalley, Ken Lynch, Peter Feltham, John Fulcher, and D. Bomba

Functional Assessment to Predict Capacity for Work in a Population of School-leavers with Disabilities, Kathy Eagar, J. Green, Ross Gordon, A. Owen, Malcolm Masso, and Kathryn Williams

The Griffith Area Palliative Care Service (GAPS): an evaluation of an Australian rural palliative care model, Kathy Eagar, A. Owen, Malcolm Masso, and K. Quinsey

Corporate governance, activism, and the role of trustees, Martin L. Gold

Equity issuance trends in Australia's listed investment fund markets, Martin L. Gold

Governance reform in Australia: the intersection of investment fiduciaries and issuers, Martin L. Gold

Towards a measure of function for Home and Community Care Services in Australia: Part 2 - Evaluation of the screening tool and assessment instruments, Robert Gordon, Kathy Eagar, Janette P. Green, Alan G. Owen, and Karen Qunisey


Working together for mental health: evaluation of a one-day mental health course for human service providers, Pamela E. Grootemaat, Cathie Gillan, Gillian Holt, Wayne Forward, Narelle Heywood, and Sue Willis

Subordinate expectations of leadership within a cleaned-up bureaucracy: a grounded theory study, George Kriflik and Robert Jones

Towards a measure of function for Home and Community Care Services in Australia: Part 1 - Development of a standard national approach, Nicholas Marosszeky, Kathy Eagar, Roslyn G. Poulos, and Alan G. Owen


Knowing what you need to know about needs assessment, Nicholas Marosszeky, Mark D. Rix, and Alan G. Owen

Policy and practice for preventing skin cancer in children, Malcolm Masso