Skip to main content

Research Repository

Advanced Search

A framework to explore the functioning and sustainability of business models (2019)
Journal Article
Bradley, P., Parry, G., & O'Regan, N. (2020). A framework to explore the functioning and sustainability of business models. Sustainable Production and Consumption, 21, 57-77. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.spc.2019.10.007

© 2019 Institution of Chemical Engineers This paper presents a framework to enable case study analysis of sustainable development from business models innovation. Increasing economic development can give rise to trade-offs between economic growth and... Read More about A framework to explore the functioning and sustainability of business models.

Integrating sustainable development into economics curriculum: A case study analysis and sector wide survey of barriers (2018)
Journal Article
Bradley, P. (2019). Integrating sustainable development into economics curriculum: A case study analysis and sector wide survey of barriers. Journal of Cleaner Production, 209, 333-352. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jclepro.2018.10.184

© 2018 Elsevier Ltd Economics is a critical subject for the integration of sustainable development into curriculum given the discipline's influence in shaping social metabolism of societies, inequality, environmental impacts and wellbeing. There are... Read More about Integrating sustainable development into economics curriculum: A case study analysis and sector wide survey of barriers.

Explaining productivity in a poor productivity region (2017)
Journal Article
Webber, D. J., Webber, D., Webber, G. A., Berger, S., & Bradley, P. (2018). Explaining productivity in a poor productivity region. Environment and Planning A, 50(1), 157-174. https://doi.org/10.1177/0308518X17735103

© 2017, © The Author(s) 2017. Productivity is the preferred measure of firm-level efficiency and perceived to reflect resource use rates. Semi-structured interviews with restaurant managers in a tourism-dominated low productivity rural area reveal th... Read More about Explaining productivity in a poor productivity region.

Financial incentive approaches for reducing peak electricity demand, experience from pilot trials with a UK energy provider (2016)
Journal Article
Bradley, P., Coke, A., & Leach, M. (2016). Financial incentive approaches for reducing peak electricity demand, experience from pilot trials with a UK energy provider. Energy Policy, 98, 108-120. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.enpol.2016.07.022

© 2016 Elsevier Ltd Whilst tariff-based approaches to load-shifting are common in the residential sector, incentive-based approaches are rare. This is so, even though providing customers incentives to shape their power consumption patterns has substa... Read More about Financial incentive approaches for reducing peak electricity demand, experience from pilot trials with a UK energy provider.

Financial resilience in charities v.2 (2016)
Report
Green, E., Ritchie, F., Parry, G., & Bradley, P. Financial resilience in charities v.2

Document submitted to the Select Committee on Charities; House of Lords. 30th September 2016

Motivating energy conservation in organisations: smart metering and the emergence and diffusion of social norms (2015)
Journal Article
Bradley, P., Bradley, P., Fudge, S., & Leach, M. (2016). Motivating energy conservation in organisations: smart metering and the emergence and diffusion of social norms. Technology Analysis and Strategic Management, 28(4), 435-461. https://doi.org/10.1080/09537325.2015.1099625

© 2015 Taylor & Francis. This study presents results from a smart metering intervention that provided detailed individual desk-based energy feedback to help individuals reduce energy in an organisation. Although the intervention was based on the st... Read More about Motivating energy conservation in organisations: smart metering and the emergence and diffusion of social norms.

Environmental impacts of food retail: A framework method and case application (2015)
Journal Article
Bradley, P. (2016). Environmental impacts of food retail: A framework method and case application. Journal of Cleaner Production, 113, 153-166. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jclepro.2015.09.085

© 2015 Elsevier Ltd. The food retail sector is the gatekeeper between consumers and producers and has substantial influence on consumption and production choices via procurement and provision decisions. Food provision and consumption systems embody h... Read More about Environmental impacts of food retail: A framework method and case application.

The development of commercial local area resource and emissions modelling-navigating towards new perspectives and applications (2013)
Journal Article
Bradley, P., Druckman, A., & Jackson, T. (2013). The development of commercial local area resource and emissions modelling-navigating towards new perspectives and applications. Journal of Cleaner Production, 42, 241-253. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jclepro.2012.11.009

Meeting near future UK greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions targets will require all parts of the UK economy to contribute, and in particular significant changes in business practices are required at the local level. From review it was found that there is... Read More about The development of commercial local area resource and emissions modelling-navigating towards new perspectives and applications.

A review of the costs and benefits of demand response for electricity in the UK (2013)
Journal Article
Bradley, P., Leach, M., & Torriti, J. (2013). A review of the costs and benefits of demand response for electricity in the UK. Energy Policy, 52, 312-327. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.enpol.2012.09.039

The recent policy discussion in the UK on the economic case for demand response (DR) calls for a reflection on available evidence regarding its costs and benefits. Existing studies tend to consider the size of investments and returns of certain forms... Read More about A review of the costs and benefits of demand response for electricity in the UK.

An Evaluation of Current Services Available for People Diagnosed with Head and Neck Cancer in the UK (2009-2010) (2012)
Journal Article
Thomas, S., Persson, M., Ness, A., Hughes, C., Jeffreys, M., Hughes, C., …Thomas, S. (2012). An Evaluation of Current Services Available for People Diagnosed with Head and Neck Cancer in the UK (2009-2010). Clinical Oncology, 24(10), 187-192. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.clon.2012.07.005

Aims: To evaluate current care and service provision for people with head and neck cancer in the UK. Materials and Methods: Self-report questionnaires for cancer networks, clinical leads of oncology units and leads for multidisciplinary teams (MDTs)... Read More about An Evaluation of Current Services Available for People Diagnosed with Head and Neck Cancer in the UK (2009-2010).

Accounting for food waste: Comparative analysis within the UK (2009)
Journal Article
Bradley, P., Druckman, A., Jackson, T., & Thomas, C. (2009). Accounting for food waste: Comparative analysis within the UK. Proceedings of the ICE - Waste and Resource Management, 162(1), 5-13. https://doi.org/10.1680/warm.2009.162.1.5

Meeting UK targets for waste reduction will require careful planning and informed investment in infrastructure. An essential prerequisite for both is the availability of robust waste data. This paper compares four methods for estimating food waste in... Read More about Accounting for food waste: Comparative analysis within the UK.

Measuring progress towards carbon reduction in the UK (2008)
Journal Article
Druckman, A., Bradley, P., Papathanasopoulou, E., & Jackson, T. (2008). Measuring progress towards carbon reduction in the UK. Ecological Economics, 66(4), 594-604. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ecolecon.2007.10.020

The UK Climate Change Bill proposes to establish legally binding targets for a 60% reduction in carbon dioxide emissions by 2050. This paper discusses the challenges posed by measuring progress towards this target. It takes as a premise that the conv... Read More about Measuring progress towards carbon reduction in the UK.

The role of social norms in incentivising energy reduction in organisations
Working Paper
Bradley, P., Leach, M., & Fudge, S. (2014). The role of social norms in incentivising energy reduction in organisations

This study was part of a collaborative trial for an energy feedback intervention, providing detailed individual desk based energy feedback information to help individuals reduce energy in an office environment. Although the intervention was individua... Read More about The role of social norms in incentivising energy reduction in organisations.


;