Sustainable Development

(The TQCC of Sustainable Development is 10. The table below lists those papers that are above that threshold based on CrossRef citation counts [max. 250 papers]. The publications cover those that have been published in the past four years, i.e., from 2020-04-01 to 2024-04-01.)
Do renewable energy consumption and financial development matter for environmental sustainability? New global evidence308
The mitigating effects of economic complexity and renewable energy on carbon emissions in developed countries285
Environmental cost of natural resources utilization and economic growth: Can China shift some burden through globalization for sustainable development?274
Investigate the role of technology innovation and renewable energy in reducing transport sector CO2 emission in China: A path toward sustainable development233
Does financial inclusion limit carbon dioxide emissions? Analyzing the role of globalization and renewable electricity output228
The impact of technological innovation and public‐private partnership investment on sustainable environment in China: Consumption‐based carbon emissions analysis215
Sustainable tourism development and competitiveness: The systematic literature review210
Economic growth, renewable energy consumption, and ecological footprint: Exploring the role of environmental regulations and democracy in sustainable development169
Asymmetric role of tourism development and technology innovation on carbon dioxide emission reduction in the Chinese economy: Fresh insights from QARDL approach169
Nexus between green technology innovation, green financing, and CO2 emissions in the G7 countries: The moderating role of social globalisation152
Relationship between energy intensity and CO2 emissions: Does economic policy matter?151
Does fiscal decentralization and eco‐innovation promote sustainable environment? A case study of selected fiscally decentralized countries149
The role of natural resources abundance and dependence in achieving environmental sustainability: Evidence from resource‐based economies136
Natural resources abundance, economic globalization, and carbon emissions: Advancing sustainable development agenda131
The dynamic linkage between remittances, export diversification, education, renewable energy consumption, economic growth, and CO2 emissions in top remittance‐receiving countries130
Spillover and dynamic effects of energy transition and economic growth on carbon dioxide emissions for the European Union: A dynamic spatial panel model128
International trade and environmental performance in top ten‐emitters countries: The role of eco‐innovation and renewable energy consumption127
Theoretical Framework for the Carbon Emissions Effects of Technological Progress and Renewable Energy Consumption123
European environment policy for the circular economy: Implications for business and industry stakeholders111
Influence of growth and urbanization on CO2 emissions: The moderating effect of foreign direct investment on energy use in BRICS108
A new approach to environmental sustainability: Assessing the impact of monetary policy on CO2 emissions in Asian economies100
A conceptual framework for barriers of circular supply chains for sustainability in the textile industry100
Interactions among Sustainable Development Goals: Knowledge for identifying multipliers and virtuous cycles98
Composite fiscal decentralisation and green innovation: Imperative strategy for institutional reforms and sustainable development in OECD countries91
Cherry‐picking the Sustainable Development Goals: Goal prioritization by national governments and implications for global governance91
CO2 emissions and sustainable economic development: New evidence on the role of human capital87
An assessment of the environmental sustainability corridor: Investigating the non‐linear effects of environmental taxation on CO2 emissions87
Do green innovation and financial globalization contribute to the ecological sustainability and energy transition in the United Kingdom? Policy insights from a bootstrap rolling window approach83
Challenges for sustainable smart city development: A conceptual framework83
The linkages among natural resources, renewable energy consumption, and environmental quality: A path toward sustainable development82
Sustainable development goal interactions: An analysis based on the five pillars of the 2030 agenda81
Linking institutional quality to environmental sustainability78
What abates carbon emissions in China: Examining the impact of renewable energy and green investment77
Sustainable development: The colors of sustainable leadership in learning organization77
Adoption of renewable energy sources, low‐carbon initiatives, and advanced logistical infrastructure—an step toward integrated global progress74
Variations in sustainable development goal interactions: Population, regional, and income disaggregation72
Revisiting the empirical relationship among the main targets of sustainable development: Growth, education, health and carbon emissions70
Consumer green behaviour: An approach towards environmental sustainability69
Investigating the nexus between energy, economic growth, and environmental quality: A road map for the sustainable development69
Internal corporate governance strength as a mechanism for achieving sustainable development goals67
Strategic attributions of corporate social responsibility and environmental management: The business case for doing well by doing good!67
Green innovation and ecological footprint relationship for a sustainable development: Evidence from top 20 green innovator countries67
Towards sustainable development: How does technological innovation drive the increase in green total factor productivity?66
The renewable energy and economic growth nexus in European countries63
A green path towards sustainable development: Optimal behavior of the duopoly game model with carbon neutrality instruments62
Agricultural sustainability assessment framework integrating sustainable development goals and interlinked priorities of environmental, climate and agriculture policies59
A multi‐criteria sustainable supplier selection framework based on neutrosophic fuzzy data and entropy weighting59
A system thinking approach for harmonizing smart and sustainable city initiatives with United Nations sustainable development goals59
Moving towards sustainable environmental development for BRICS: Investigating the asymmetric effect of natural resources on CO258
Energy transition and environmental quality prospects in leading emerging economies: The role of environmental‐related technological innovation58
Conceptualizing community resilience and the social dimensions of risk to overcome barriers to disaster risk reduction and sustainable development58
How do higher education institutions promote sustainable development? A literature review58
Impact of green manufacturing on consumer ecological behavior: Stakeholder engagement through green production and innovation58
Sustainable development and financial system: IntegratingESGrisks through sustainable investment strategies in a climate change context57
Path to sustainable development: Does digital economy matter in manufacturing green total factor productivity?56
Domestic material consumption and greenhouse gas emissions in the EU‐28 countries: Implications for environmental sustainability targets56
Corporations and sustainable development goals communication on social media: Corporate social responsibility or just another buzzword?55
Priorities for science to support national implementation of the sustainable development goals: A review of progress and gaps54
How to convert green supply chain integration efforts into green innovation: A perspective of knowledge‐based view54
The energy‐extractives nexus and the just transition52
Promoting effective construction and demolition waste management towards sustainable development: A case study of Hong Kong52
Does sustainability performance impact financial performance? Evidence from Indian service sector firms49
Public–private partnership as a tool for sustainable development – What literatures say?47
Corporate social responsibility and sustainability in the tourism sector: A systematic literature review and future outlook47
Strategies for the sustainable development of China in the post‐epidemic era46
Core functions of Sustainable Human Resource Management. A hybrid literature review with the use of H‐Classics methodology45
Are the Sustainable Development Goals really sustainable? A policy perspective43
Dynamics between environmental taxes and ecological sustainability: Evidence from top‐seven green economies by novel quantile approaches42
Evaluating the green growth indicators to achieve sustainable development: A novel extended interval‐valued intuitionistic fuzzy‐combined compromise solution approach42
Twenty‐seven years of Sustainable Development Journal: A bibliometric analysis41
Can nuclear energy technology budgets pave the way for a transition toward low‐carbon economy: Insights from the United Kingdom40
What affects residents' participation in the circular economy for sustainable development? Evidence from China40
Free trade and carbon emissions revisited: The asymmetric impacts of trade diversification and trade openness39
Indicator‐based assessment of local and regional progress toward the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs): An integrated approach from Romania38
How Sustainable Development Goals interlinkages influence European Union countries’ progress towards the 2030 Agenda38
Toward better measurement of sustainable development and wellbeing: A small number of SDG indicators reliably predict life satisfaction37
Promoting sustainable development: The impact of differences in cultural values on residents' pro‐environmental behaviors37
The impact of global competitiveness on the growth of bioenergy industry in EU‐28 region37
Are green resource productivity and environmental technologies the face of environmental sustainability in the Nordic region?36
The drivers of the integration of the sustainable development goals into the non‐financial information system: Individual and joint analysis of their influence36
Low‐carbon energy, sustainable development, and justice: Towards a just energy transition for the society and the environment36
The role of logistics performance for sustainable development in top Asian countries: Evidence from advance panel estimations35
Risks of producing and using indicators of sustainable development goals35
Is informality a barrier to sustainable development?35
The role of renewable energy investment in tackling climate change concerns: Environmental policies for achieving SDG‐1334
Renewable energy and advanced logistical infrastructure: Carbon‐free economic development34
Advancing community‐based tourism approaches for the sustainable development of destinations33
Evidence of the environmental Kuznets curve for atmospheric pollutant emissions in Southeast Asia and implications for sustainable development: A spatial econometric approach33
Environmental collaboration, sustainable innovation, and small and medium‐sized enterprise growth in sub‐Saharan Africa: Evidence from Ghana33
Performance outcomes of supply chain practices for sustainable development: A meta‐analysis of moderators32
Innovation Ecosystem framework directed to Sustainable Development Goal #17 partnerships implementation32
Environmental sustainability in South Africa: Understanding the criticality of economic policy uncertainty, fiscal decentralization, and green innovation31
Sustainable practices in hospitality pre and amid COVID‐19 pandemic: Looking back for moving forward post‐COVID‐1931
Can public surveillance promote corporate environmental innovation? The mediating role of environmental law enforcement31
Renewable energy public–private partnerships in developing countries: Determinants of private investment31
Building a unified sustainable development goal database: Why does sustainable development goal data selection matter?30
Towards sustainable development in the European Union countries: Does economic complexity affect renewable and non‐renewable energy consumption?30
Bioeconomy futures: Expectation patterns of scientists and practitioners on the sustainability of bio‐based transformation30
Foreign direct investment and manufacturing pollution emissions: A perspective from heterogeneous environmental regulation29
Revisiting the relationship between sustainable project management and project success: The moderating role of stakeholder engagement and team building29
Can energy productivity gains harness the carbon dioxide‐inhibiting agenda of the Next 11 countries? Implications for achieving sustainable development29
Analyzing the intellectual structure of the Knowledge base on managing for sustainability, 1982–2019: A meta‐analysis29
Trade openness helps move towards carbon neutrality—Insight from 114 countries28
Sustainable innovation among small businesses: The role of digital orientation, the external environment, and company characteristics28
The creative economy and sustainable development: The Baltic States28
Business orientation and sustainable development: A systematic review of sustainability orientation literature and future research avenues27
Achieving the objectives of the 2030 sustainable development goals agenda: Causalities between economic growth, environmental sustainability, financial development, and renewable energy consumption27
Storytelling for sustainable development in rural communities: An alternative approach27
Transdisciplinary research in natural resources management: Towards an integrative and transformative use of co‐concepts26
Sustainable community development: Integrating social and environmental sustainability for sustainable housing and communities26
Is Covid‐19 changing sustainable consumer behavior? A survey of Italian consumers26
Linkages between sanitation and the sustainable development goals: A case study of Brazil25
Synthesizing the impacts of information and communication technology advancement and educational developments on environmental sustainability: A comparative analyses of three economic blocs—BRICS25
Achieving sustainable development goals through board size and innovation25
Is sustainable development reasonable for tourism destinations? An empirical study of the relationship between environmental competitiveness and tourism growth25
The impact of sustainability reporting quality on the value relevance of corporate sustainability performance24
How do technological innovation and renewables shape environmental quality advancement in emerging economies: An exploration of the E7 bloc?24
How eco‐efficient are electric vehicles across Europe? A regionalized life cycle assessment‐based eco‐efficiency analysis24
Towards a sustainable development assessment framework to bridge supply chain practices and technologies24
The eco‐friendly side of narcissism: The case of green marketing24
A policy framework for social sustainability: Social cohesion, equity and safety24
Promoting sustainable development: A research on residents' green purchasing behavior from a perspective of the goal‐framing theory23
Investigating the dependence of energy prices and economic growth rates with emphasis on the development of renewable energy for sustainable development in Iran23
Moving toward sustainable development of sub‐Saharan African countries: Investigating the effect of financial inclusion on environmental quality23
Bracing for the Typhoon: Climate change and sovereign risk in Southeast Asia22
Do changes in the business environment and sustainable development really matter for enhancing enterprise development?22
Public support for sustainable development and environmental policy: A case of the Czech Republic22
Towards a win‐win situation for innovation and sustainable development: The role of environmental regulation21
Investing green for sustainable development without ditching economic growth21
Social and environmental development: Fresh concepts and soft measures towards sustainable development21
Sustainable development model for measuring and managing sustainability in the automotive sector21
Sustainable development goals and corporate reporting: An empirical investigation of the oil and gas industry21
Exploring the impact of geopolitics on the environmental Kuznets curve research21
National culture's influence on environmental performance of countries: A study of direct and indirect effects21
Closing the sustainable development gap: A global study of goal interactions21
The AI ESG protocol: Evaluating and disclosing the environment, social, and governance implications of artificial intelligence capabilities, assets, and activities20
Property sustainable value versus highest and best use analyzes20
Sustainable built environment for facilitating public health of older adults: Evidence from Hong Kong20
Collaboration for organizational sustainability limits to growth: Developing a factors, benefits, and challenges framework20
An international comparison analysis of CO2 emissions in the construction industry19
Fashion with heart: Sustainable fashion entrepreneurs, emotional labour and implications for a sustainable fashion system19
Do investors value the voluntary assurance of sustainability information? Evidence from the Spanish stock market19
The importance of sustainability engagement in small businesses supplier collaboration19
The path to sustainable environment: Do environmental taxes and governance matter?19
Knowledge integration in transdisciplinary sustainability science: Tools from applied critical realism18
Evaluation and countermeasures of sustainable development for urban energy‐economy‐environment system: A case study of Jinan in China18
Current status, prospects, and implications of renewable energy for achieving sustainable development goals in Nepal18
The nexus between renewable energy, income inequality, and consumption‐based CO2 emissions: An empirical investigation18
Understanding the roles of universities for sustainable development transformations: A framing analysis of university models18
International trade and consumption‐based carbon emissions: Does energy efficiency and financial risk ensure sustainable environment?18
Sustainable urban development: Can the balanced scorecard contribute to the strategic management of sustainable cities?17
Demarcating transdisciplinary research in sustainability science—Five clusters of research modes based on evidence from 59 research projects17
The importance of institutional differences among countries in SDGs achievement: A cross‐country empirical study17
The synergistic effect of green trade and economic complexity on sustainable environment: A new perspective on the economic and ecological components of sustainable development17
Knowledge co‐production and researcher roles in transdisciplinary environmental management projects17
The sustainable development of mobility in the green transition: Renewable energy, local industrial chain, and battery recycling17
For sustainable development in the transportation sector: Determinants of acceptance of sustainable transportation using the innovation diffusion theory and technology acceptance model17
Waste to energy in Kathmandu Nepal—A way toward achieving sustainable development goals17
Exploring sustainability cross‐culturally: Employees' beliefs on green behaviors17
Towards a sustainable future: The role of energy efficiency, renewable energy, and urbanization in limiting CO2 emissions in Sweden16
Comparison of leading‐industrialisation and crossing‐industrialisation economic growth patterns in the context of sustainable development: Lessons from China and India16
Assessing the impacts of formal and informal regulations on ecological footprint16
Food stability model: A framework to support decision‐making in a context of climate change16
Environmental sustainability in developing countries: Understanding the criticality of financial inclusion and globalization16
Appraising the nexus between influencers and sustainability‐oriented innovation adoption in affordable housing projects16
Sustainable development of heritage conservation and tourism: A Hong Kong case study on colonial heritage16
Voluntary disclosure of greenhouse gas emissions by cities under carbon disclosure project: A sustainable development approach16
On the sustainable trade development: Do Financial inclusion and eco‐innovation matter? Evidence from method of moments quantile regression15
Adaptive reuse of heritage architecture and its external effects on sustainable built environment—Hedonic pricing model and case studies in Hong Kong15
Environmental governance, local government competition and industrial green transformation: Evidence from China's sustainable development practice15
Innovative urban design for low‐carbon sustainable development: Evidence from China's innovative city pilots15
Challenges facing indicators to become a universal language for sustainable urban development14
When and how the implementation of green human resource management and data‐driven culture to improve the firm sustainable environmental development?14
The imperative of embedding sustainability in business: A model for transformational sustainable development14
Assessing the effects of workforce diversity on project productivity performance for sustainable workplace in the construction industry14
Success factors of global goal‐setting for sustainable development: Learning from the Millennium Development Goals14
Achieving regional sustainability and carbon neutrality target in Brazil, Russia, India, China, and South Africa economies: Understanding the importance of fiscal decentralization, export diversificat14
Rethinking the sustainable development goals: Learning with and from community‐led initiatives14
Adopting sustainability competence‐based education in academic disciplines: Insights from 13 higher education institutions14
Striving for the United Nations (UN) sustainable development goals (SDGs) in BRICS economies: The role of green finance, fintech, and natural resource rent14
Are institutional investors “in love” with the sustainable development goals? Understanding the idyll in the case of governments and pension funds13
Circular economy adoption challenges in medical waste management for sustainable development: An empirical study13
Toward a sustainable development indicators system for small municipalities13
Strategic or substantive innovation? The effect of government environmental punishment on enterprise green technology innovation13
Synergies and trade‐offs across sustainable development goals: A novel method incorporating indirect interactions analysis13
Sustainable development with environmental, social and governance: Strategies for urban sustainability13
Environmental good exports and green total factor productivity: Lessons from China13
Sustainable development, disclosure to stakeholders and the Sustainable Development Goals: Evidence from Brazilian banks' non‐financial reports13
Evaluating consumer environmental behavior for sustainable development: A confirmatory factor analysis13
The role of values in shaping sustainable development perspectives and outcomes: A case study of Iceland13
Green hydrogen partnerships with the Global South. Advancing an energy justice perspective on “tomorrow's oil”13
High‐tech industries, financial expansion, and low‐carbon energy deployment along the Belt and Road Initiative13
Sustainable regional energy planning: The case of hydro13
A multi‐perspective composite assessment framework for prioritizing targets of sustainable development goals13
Strategic corporate social responsibility in tourism and hospitality13
Class and climate‐change adaptation in rural India: Beyond community‐based adaptation models13
Corporate social responsibility model for a competitive and resilient hospitality industry13
Success of renewable energy projects under the financial and non‐financial performance measures13
A frontier‐based managerial approach for relative sustainability performance assessment of the world's airports13
The evolution of N‐helix of the regional innovation system: Implications for sustainability12
Economic globalisation and inclusive green growth in Africa: Contingencies and policy‐relevant thresholds of governance12
Sustainable supply chain finance adoption and firm performance: Is green supply chain integration a missing link?12
Highlighting the role of agriculture and geospatial technology in food security and sustainable development goals12
Does sustainable corporate governance have an impact on materiality disclosure quality in integrated reporting? International evidence12
Emissions‐Adjusted International Trade for Sustainable Development in China: Evidence from dynamic autoregressive distributed lags model and kernel based regression12
Environmental degradation, economic growth, and energy consumption: The role of education12
Climate shocks and poverty persistence: Investigating consequences and coping strategies in Niger, Tanzania, and Uganda12
Circular economy—A way forward to Sustainable Development: Identifying Conceptual Overlaps and Contingency Factors at the Microlevel12
Assessing ethical consumer behavior for sustainable development: The mediating role of brand attachment12
Is environmental innovation contagious? A study on the mechanism of individual firms' environmental innovation affecting the industry12
Renewable energy project success: Internal versus external stakeholders' satisfaction and influences of power‐interest matrix11
Identifying and assessing modular construction implementation barriers in developing nations for sustainable building development11
Roadmap to achieving sustainable development: Does digital economy matter in industrial green transformation?11
Deconstructing corporate environmental, social, and governance performance: Heterogeneous stakeholder preferences in the food industry11
How FIFA World Cup 2022™ can meet the carbon neutral commitments and the United Nations 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development?: Reflections from the tree nursery project in Qat11
Enhancing island tourism's local benefits: A proposed community‐based tourism‐oriented general model11
The great stagnation and environmental sustainability: A multidimensional perspective11
Emergence fostered by systemic analysis—Seeding innovation for sustainable development11
Leaders' sustainability competences and small and medium‐sized enterprises outcomes: The role of social entrepreneurial orientation11
Achieving green environment in Brazil, Russia, India, China, and South Africa economies: Do composite risk index, green innovation, and environmental policy stringency matter?11
‘If you kill tobacco, you kill Malawi’: Structural barriers to tobacco diversification for sustainable development11
Fuzzy logic method of valuation supporting sustainable development of the agricultural land market11
Toward achieving sustainable development: Searching for economic development and globalization thresholds in the foreign direct investment‐environmental degradation nexus10
The nexus of United Nations' 2030 Agenda and corporate sustainability reports10
Why is ecological sustainability so difficult to achieve? An in‐context discussion of conceptual barriers10
A framework for the assessment of qualitative and quantitative sustainable development of groundwater system10
Global food stability and its socio‐economic determinants towards sustainable development goal 2 (Zero Hunger)10
A balancing act between economic growth and sustainable development: Historical trajectory through the lens of development indicators10
Sustainable investment – Exploring the linkage between alpha, ESG, and SDGs10
Regional analysis of the sustainable development of two Mediterranean countries: Spain and Italy10
Analysing the alignment between circular economy and industry 4.0 nexus with industry 5.0 era: An integrative systematic literature review10
The influence of industrial attitudes and behaviours in adopting sustainable construction practices10
The role of aesthetics and art in organizational sustainability: A conceptual model and exploratory study in higher education10
The influence of renewable energy and economic freedom aspects on ecological sustainability in the G7 countries10
Towards sustainable development: A multi‐country persistence analysis of forest products footprint using a stationarity test with smooth shifts10
Developing a sustainability competences paradigm in Higher Education or a White Elephant?10
Confronting inequality in the “new normal”: Hyper‐capitalism, proto‐socialism, and post‐pandemic recovery10
Improving human development through urbanization, demographic dividend and biomass energy consumption10
Sustainable development policies of renewable energy and technological innovation toward climate and sustainable development goals10
Sustainable development in nature‐based destinations. The social dilemma of an environmental policy10
Is renewable energy a path towards sustainable development?10
Climate reporting quality following the recommendations of the task force on climate‐related financial disclosures: A Focus on the German capital market10