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  • other research product . 2021
    Open Access English
    Authors:
    Castaneda, Daniel Edward;
    Publisher: eScholarship, University of California
    Country: United States

    In the 1970s, California Governor Jerry Brown imposed new limits on California, arguing that future losses of revenue and natural resources could alter state government’s capacity to provide services. Embracing conservative ideas like reducing the size of government, li...

  • other research product . 2021
    Open Access English
    Authors:
    Grothaus, Sarah Grace;
    Publisher: eScholarship, University of California
    Country: United States

    My thesis holds that humans and other animals are not separate, yet each species is unique: in possession of different strengths and weaknesses. I will focus herein on our own human species’ particular strengths and weaknesses because these have shaped the present momen...

  • other research product . 2021
    Open Access English
    Authors:
    Shahat, Amr khalaf Hamed;
    Publisher: eScholarship, University of California
    Country: United States

    The effect of climate change on food and water sustainability is an alarming issue worldwide. Food remains found in ancient settlements and mortuary contexts as is the case in ancient Egypt not only embody a list of plant taxa that shaped the people’s diet and cultural ...

  • other research product . 2019
    Open Access English
    Authors:
    Deck, Kathleen;
    Publisher: eScholarship, University of California
    Country: United States

    From the beginning of the environmental movements of the 1960s, humans have sought to convey messages of the tragedy of human destruction of the earth. Since then, the world has shifted greatly, and the extent and effects of climate change have become more apparent, yet...

  • other research product . 2019
    Open Access English
    Authors:
    Lawrence, Bridget C;
    Publisher: eScholarship, University of California
    Country: United States

    There is a prevailing discourse in cultural heritage management which privileges the investigation, interpretation, and conservation of heritage sites by a small group of heritage experts (Smith 2006). However, some heritage experts are challenging this discourse and re...

  • other research product . 2017
    Open Access English
    Authors:
    Stanton-Geddes, Zuzana; Soz, Salman Anees;
    Persistent Identifiers
    Publisher: Washington, DC: World Bank
    Country: United States

    Cultural heritage is vulnerable to the adverse impacts of natural disasters, and climate change is adding to the urgency of addressing this challenge. Countries around the world are employing a variety of measures to safeguard cultural heritage against disaster risks, d...

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  • other research product . 2015
    Open Access English
    Authors:
    Dumitrescu, Anca C.; Smith, Graham; Osborne, Theresa K.;
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    Publisher: World Bank, Washington, DC
    Country: United States

    This document has been produced by the World Bank to support the Government of Guatemala as it improves its transport and logistics sector management in pursuit of enhanced country competitiveness. It identifies and defines elements of a National Transport and Logistics...

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  • other research product . 2014
    Open Access English
    Authors:
    Strand, Jon; Carson, Richard T.; Navrud, Stale; Ortiz-Bobea, Ariel; Vincent, Jeffrey;
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    Publisher: World Bank Group, Washington, DC
    Country: United States

    The Amazon rainforest, the world's largest and most biodiverse, represents a global public good of which 15 percent has already been lost. The worldwide value of preserving the remaining forest is today unknown. A "Delphi" exercise was conducted involving more than 200 ...

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  • other research product . 2014
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    Authors:
    Bigio, Anthony Gad; Ochoa, Maria Catalina; Amirtahmasebi, Rana;
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    Publisher: World Bank, Washington, DC
    Country: United States

    While the negative impacts of climate change on urban areas are well-known and widely discussed, its implicit impacts on historic downtowns have not been studied as extensively. In recent years, cultural heritage conservation and valorization have increasingly become dr...

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  • other research product . 2013
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    Authors:
    World Bank Group;
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    Publisher: Washington, DC
    Country: United States

    Global investment promotion best practices (GIPB) assess how well national investment promotion intermediaries (IPIs) from 189 countries attract investment. The assessment is carried out by a review of IPI websites and mystery shopper inquiries that mirror the process i...

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