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5 Economic sustainability performance of airports, Economic practices--summarizes the results of the especially management and implementation performance assess- local hiring ments for the economic issues addressed. local purchasing Social practices--summarizes the results of the man- contribution to the community agement and implementation performance assessments quantifying sustainability for the social issues addressed. contribution to research and development Conclusions--conclusions of the research. incentives for sustainable behavior. Opportunities for further research--discusses possible future research areas to explore these issues in greater detail. Report Content Literature Review The report is organized as follows: The results of the literature review are referenced through- Method--outlines the process undertaken for the two out this report, and the sources are listed in the References tasks of the synthesis: the literature review and the at the end of the document. Information from the literature online survey. review is differentiated from survey responses. Boxes iden- Survey response--details the response rate and tifying specific airport sustainability practices and related the airport sizes and geographic locations of information are included throughout the report. respondents. Drivers, priorities, and barriers to sustainability Survey practices--summarizes the feedback from respon- dents on drivers and barriers to sustainability prac- The results of the survey are included throughout the report tices and priorities for sustainability now and in the in various formats: future. Organizational governance of sustainability--sum- Statistical results such as numbers or percentages. marizes the information obtained from survey respon- Graphs and diagrams summarizing results. dents on governance of sustainability practices at Boxes describing specific airport sustainability their airports. practices. Environmental practices--summarizes the results of A general discussion of survey results. the management and implementation performance assessments for the environmental issues addressed. See Appendix A for a copy of the survey.