PERSONAL DETAIL


Dr. Rulia Akhtar

The Centre for Poverty and Development Studies
Faculty of Economics and Administration
 
  79673714
  rulia@um.edu.my
  The Centre for Poverty and Development Studies, Faculty of Economics and Administration, University of Malaya, 50603 Kuala Lumpur, MALAYSIA
 

ACADEMIC QUALIFICATION
(Qualification), (Institution).




RECENT SELECTED PUBLICATIONS
(Publication).


Article in Academic Journals

2018
  • Akhtar ,R., Afroza, R., Masud,M.M., Rahman,M., Khalida,H. and Duasaa, J. (2018). Farmers’ Perceptions, Awareness, Attitudes and Adaption Behaviour towards Climate Change. Journal of the Asia Pacific Economy. In Press. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Begum, H., Bhuigan, F.,Alam, F., Awang, A.H., Masud, M.M., & Akhtar, R. (2018). Cost reduction and productivity improvement through HRIS. Int. J. Innovation and Sustainable Development (SCOPUS-Indexed)

2017
  • Afroz, R., Akhtar, R., & Farhana, P. (2017). Willingness to Pay for Crop Insurance to Adapt Flood Risk by Malaysian Farmers: An Empirical Investigation of Kedah. International Journal of Economics and Financial Issues, 7(4), 1-9. (SCOPUS-Indexed)
  • Masud, M. M., Azam, M. N., Mohiuddin, M., Banna, H., Akhtar, R., Alam, A. F., & Begum, H. (2017). Adaptation barriers and strategies towards climate change: Challenges in the agricultural sector. Journal of Cleaner Production, 156, 698-706. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Afroz, R., & Akhtar, R. (2017). Research Article Determinants of Malaysian Farmers' Choice of Adaptation Strategies for Adapting to Climate Change in Kedah Malaysia. (SCOPUS-Indexed)
  • Masud, M.M., Akhtar, R., Nasrin, S.,& Adamu, I. M., (2017). Impacts of Socio-Demographic Factors on Mitigating Actions for Climate Change: A Path Analysis with Mediating Effects of Attitudinal Variables. Environmental Science and Pollution Research (ISI-Indexed)
  • Afroz, R., Rahman, A., Masud, M. M., & Akhtar, R. (2017). The knowledge, awareness, attitude and motivational analysis of plastic waste and household perspective in Malaysia. Environmental Science and Pollution Research, 24(3), 2304-2315. (ISI-Indexed)

2016
  • Masud, M. M., Al-Amin, A. Q., Junsheng, H., Ahmed, F., Yahaya, S. R., Akhtar, R., & Banna, H. (2016). Climate change issue and theory of planned behaviour: relationship by empirical evidence. Journal of Cleaner Production, 113, 613-623. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Masud, M. M., Al-Amin, A. Q., Junsheng, H., Ahmed, F., Yahaya, S. R., Akhtar, R., & Banna, H. (2016). Climate change issue and theory of planned behaviour: relationship by empirical evidence. Journal of Cleaner Production, 113, 613-623. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Masud, M. M., Ahmed, S., Rahman, M., & Akhtar, R. (2016). Measuring Psychological Effects and Internet Addiction towards Academic Performance of Tertiary Students in Malaysia. International Journal of Research in Business and Technology. (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS)

2015
  • Afroz, R., Rahman, A., Masud, M. M., Akhtar, R., & Duasa, J. B. (2015). How individual values and attitude influence consumers’ purchase intention of electric vehicles—some insights from Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Environment and Urbanization ASIA, 6(2), 193-211. (SCOPUS-Indexed)
  • Afroz, R., Akhtar, R., Masud, M. M., & Duasa, J. B. (2015). Analysis of household preferences on waste electrical and electronic equipment management. International Journal of Environment and Sustainable Development, 14(2), 116-131. (SCOPUS-Indexed)
  • Masud, M. M., Junsheng, H., Akhtar, R., Al-Amin, A. Q., & Kari, F. B. (2015). Estimating farmers’ willingness to pay for climate change adaptation: the case of the Malaysian agricultural sector. Environmental monitoring and assessment, 187(2), 38. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Afroz, R., Masud, M. M., Akhtar, R., Islam, M. A., & Duasa, J. B. (2015). Consumer purchase intention towards environmentally friendly vehicles: an empirical investigation in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Environmental Science and Pollution Research, 22(20), 16153-16163. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Masud, M.M., Al-Amin, A.Q., Akhtar, R., Kari, F., Afroz, R., Rahman, M.S. and Rahman, M., 2015. Valuing climate protection by offsetting carbon emissions: rethinking environmental governance. Journal of Cleaner Production, 89, 41-49. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Ahmed, A., Masud, M.M., Al-Amin, A.Q., Yahaya, S.R.B., Rahman, M. and Akhtar, R., 2015. Exploring factors influencing farmers’ willingness to pay (WTP) for a planned adaptation programme to address climatic issues in agricultural sectors. Environmental Science and Pollution Research, 22(12) : 9494-9504. (ISI/SCOPUS Indexed Publication)

2014
  • Afroz, R., Masud, M. M., Akhtar, R., & Duasa, J. B. (2014). Water pollution: Challenges and future direction for water resource management policies in Malaysia. Environment and urbanization ASIA, 5(1), 63-81. (SCOPUS-Indexed)
  • Akhtar, R., Masud, M. M., & Afroz, R. (2014). Household perception and recycling behaviour on electronic waste management: a case study of Kuala-Lumpur, Malaysia. Malaysian Journal of Science, 33(1), 32-41. (SCOPUS-Indexed)

2013
  • Afroz, R., Masud, M. M., Akhtar, R., & Duasa, J. B. (2013). Survey and analysis of public knowledge, awareness and willingness to pay in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia–a case study on household WEEE management. Journal of Cleaner Production, 52, 185-193. (ISI-Indexed)

2012
  • Afroz, R., Masud, M. M., Akhtar, R., & Duasa, J. B. (2012). Public environmental awareness and performance in Kuala Lumpur city, Malaysia: A case study on household electrical and electronic equipment. Environment and Urbanization Asia, 3(2), 385-396. (SCOPUS-Indexed)