Environmental Economics
epub |eng | 2019-08-05 | Author:Edward Posnett

* * * — There’s a detail in the history of the conquest, the story of how fewer than two hundred Spaniards subdued the Incan Empire, that has always intrigued ...
( Category: Environmental Economics August 20,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-07-18 | Author:Kevin D. Walker

Today’s food system did not start out at odds with nutrition. Though the initial 1894 dietary recommendations never mentioned vitamins or minerals, the public already knew that citrus could prevent ...
( Category: Agriculture & Food Policy July 19,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-07-12 | Author:Daniel Pauly

MY FIRST RESEARCH PROGRAM IN JANUARY 1977, back at the Institute für Meereskunde at Kiel University, I initiated a research program (and doctorate thesis, again under Professor G. Hempel) consisting ...
( Category: Fisheries & Aquaculture July 13,2019 )
epub |eng | 2015-06-29 | Author:Gernot Wagner

Epilogue A Different Kind of Optimism The evidence is overwhelming: levels of greenhouse gases in the atmosphere are rising. Temperatures are going up. Springs are arriving earlier. Ice sheets are ...
( Category: Environmental Policy June 30,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-05-29 | Author:Mark Mobius

Sustainable reform While Mark was visiting the Lagos bank we were interested in (see p. 95), Carlos had arrived early at the shareholders’ meeting of Nigeria’s second-largest brewery. He was ...
( Category: Portfolio Management June 15,2019 )
epub |eng | 2016-05-27 | Author:Vandana Shiva

CHAPTER FOUR The World Bank, the WTO, and Corporate Control Over Water Giant water projects, in most cases, benefit the powerful and dispossess the weak. Even when such projects are ...
( Category: Water Quality & Treatment May 27,2019 )
epub |eng | 2015-03-11 | Author:Hoffman, Andrew J. [Hoffman, Andrew J.]

5 HISTORICAL ANALOGIES FOR CULTURAL CHANGE Human history becomes more and more a race between education and catastrophe. —H. G. Wells Consider the central cultural question of climate change: Do ...
( Category: Political Parties May 25,2019 )
epub | | 2013-05-19 | Author:Ivan Illich, Jerry Brown, Sajay Samuel [Ivan Illich]

ENERGY AND EQUITY by Ivan Illich El socialismo puede llegar solo en bicicleta. José Antonio Viera-Gallo, Assistant Secretary of Justice in the government of Salvador Allende Illich italicized these paragraphs ...
( Category: Economic Conditions May 20,2019 )
epub |eng | | Author:Panagiotis Karampelas & Jalal Kawash & Tansel Özyer

Graph Embedding There have been many approaches to learning low-dimensional representations for graphs [4, 24, 29]. Inspired by the recent advancement in language modeling and deep learning [20], a series ...
( Category: Data Mining April 29,2019 )
epub |eng | | Author:Gaskin-Reyes, Camille;

Poor Water Management Another element of the looming crisis is poor management of water resources. The problem was dramatized in July 2009 when inhabitants in five villages in Nigeria’s Kano ...
( Category: Water Quality & Treatment February 28,2019 )
epub |eng | 2007-07-19 | Author:Chouinard, Yvon [Chouinard, Yvon]

1. Find the product in one of our retail stores, and have it shipped from there. 2. Find the item in retail, wholesale, or closeout inventory. 3. Locate the item ...
( Category: Environmental Economics June 8,2017 )
epub |eng | 2016-06-29 | Author:Mark Rampolla

CLIMBING UP IN THE WORLD The traditional way to get the attention of the Big Geyser route owners was basically to bribe them—or rather “incentivize” them with big prizes like ...
( Category: Green Business May 24,2017 )
epub |eng | | Author:Jerry McBeath

Institutional Form and North Dakota’s Exceptional Places During a four-month period in 2013 to 2014, the North Dakota oil and gas regulatory community came alive over a proposal to give ...
( Category: Environmental Policy March 15,2017 )
epub |eng | 2013-02-23 | Author:Blue, Elly;

Bike Lanes on Main Street 9 Magnolia Street in Fort Worth, Texas’s newly hip Near Southside, is the sort of story that urban planners dream of. In 2008, this retail, ...
( Category: City Planning & Urban Development February 24,2017 )
epub |eng | 2012-02-13 | Author:Welzer, Harald; Camiller, Patrick ;

Wars Start date Situation in 2005 Africa Angola (Cabinda) 2002 Armed conflict Burundi 1993 War Chad 1996 Armed conflict Congo-Kinshasa (East Congo) 2005 War Ethiopia (Gambela) 2003 Armed conflict Ivory ...
( Category: Environmental Policy January 21,2017 )