Original Research
The Role of Insurance in Risk Management and Investment Promotion of Modern Agribusinesses (The Case of Greenhouse Cultivation in Tehran Province)

Mohsen Azari Aghviyeh; Gholamhossein Hosseninia; Mehran Rezvani

Volume 1, Issue 4 , November 2014, Pages 247-263

  Insurance has always been an efficient tool in facilitating production and increasing investment through the world. Meanwhile, lack of investment has been a constant problem in the agricultural sector, as one of the most vulnerable economic sectors. Hence, insurance, as an effective tool for securing ...  Read More

Original Research
Line Search and Genetic Approaches for Solving Linear Tri-level Programming Problem

Eghbal Hosseini; Isa Nakhai Kamalabadi

Volume 1, Issue 4 , November 2014, Pages 264-283

  In the recent years, the multi-level programming problems specially the bi-level and tri-level programming problems (TLPP) are interested by many researchers and these problems, particularly TLPP, are known as an appropriate tool to solve the real problems in several areas of optimization such as economic, ...  Read More

Original Research
Effective Factors of Customer Involvement in the Launching of New Services in Banking Systems

Mohammad Reza Meigounpoory; Elahe Saffari

Volume 1, Issue 4 , November 2014, Pages 284-294

  Existence of new service development process is very important for competitiveness, growth and survival of service organizations especially banking system. Customer involvement has been advocated as a potentially powerful tool for developing successful new services, while only very few NSD models try ...  Read More

Case Study
Presenting a Framework of Re-engineering Methodology for Organizational Diagnosis and Process Improvement (Case Study: Industrial Estate Company of Kurdistan)

Hiwa Farughi; Seiran Alaniazar; Seyed Hamed Mousavipour

Volume 1, Issue 4 , November 2014, Pages 295-310

  Nowadays organizations encounter serious challenges such as drastically changes in business  environments, increasing competitions, as well as expanding markets and different needs of customers, it seems that  having a deep conception of the current processes of organizations and enhance them ...  Read More

Original Research
Conceptualization of the Factors Affecting the Quality of Mobile Health Services of Active SMEs in Healthcare System

Mohammad Reza Meigounpoory; Seyed Mojtaba Sajadi; Iran Danehzan

Volume 1, Issue 4 , November 2014, Pages 311-321

  Development of new technologies, particularly information technology (IT) has a great impact on the health care area and the quality of life style. IT advancement and integration of the internet and digital technologies in mobile health (M-Health) platform has made the health care delivery, affordable ...  Read More