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  • other research product . 2018
    Open Access English
    Authors:
    Kelley, Mark B.;
    Publisher: eScholarship, University of California
    Country: United States

    Early American notions of sympathy, largely shaped by Adam Smith’s theory of rational self-interest and fellow feeling, undergird the period’s dominant narrative tropes, socio-political philosophies, and economic ideologies. In this dissertation, I argue that investment...

  • other research product . 2013
    Open Access English
    Authors:
    Popoitai, Yasap; Ofosu-Amaah, Waafas;
    Persistent Identifiers
    Publisher: World Bank, Washington, DC
    Country: United States

    In mining communities, women in particular often bear the negative consequences associated with mismanagement of extractive industries. Women need to be part of the processes and strategies aimed at transforming the negative aspects of the extractive industries into vis...

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  • other research product . 2013
    Open Access English
    Authors:
    Brenton, Paul; Gamberoni, Elisa; Sear, Catherine;
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    Publisher: World Bank, Washington, DC
    Country: United States

    Regional trade in Africa can play a vital role in diversifying economies and reducing dependence on the export of a few mineral products, in delivering food and energy security, in generating jobs for the increasing numbers of young people, and in alleviating poverty an...

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  • other research product . 2012
    Open Access English
    Authors:
    Blankespoor, Brian; Dasgupta, Susmita; Laplante, Benoit;
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    Publisher: World Bank, Washington, DC
    Country: United States

    Scientific evidence indicates that global warming could well lead to a sea-level rise of 1 meter or more in the 21st century. This paper seeks to quantify how a 1-meter sea-level rise that would affect coastal wetlands in 76 developing countries and territories, taking ...

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  • other research product . 2012
    Open Access English
    Authors:
    Menzies, Nicholas; Harley, Georgia;
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    Publisher: World Bank, Washington, DC
    Country: United States

    Despite global gender equality gains in education, life expectancy, and labor force participation, two areas of persistent inequality remain: asset gaps and women's agency. In many developing countries, including Papua New Guinea (PNG), land and natural resources are ci...

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  • other research product . 2012
    Open Access English
    Authors:
    Asian Development Bank; World Bank;
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    Publisher: Washington, DC
    Country: United States

    Pakistan experienced severe flooding after torrential monsoon rains hit southern Sindh and the adjoining areas of Punjab and north-eastern Balochistan in August 2011. Flash floods triggered by the monsoon rain caused severe damage to infrastructure in the affected areas...

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  • other research product . 2012
    Open Access English
    Authors:
    World Bank;
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    Publisher: Washington, DC
    Country: United States

    Aden has a number of widely recognized unique assets, which are critical inputs to its emerging strategic positioning within Yemen and the region. Most notable is its natural deep-water harbor on the Red Sea, striking landscapes and distinctive topography, abundance of ...

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  • other research product . 2011
    Open Access English
    Authors:
    Katayama, Mio;
    Publisher: eScholarship, University of California
    Country: United States

    This thesis examines the economic vs. social and symbolic importance of fish in the foodways of the prehistoric Jomon culture (16,000-2300 cal BP) of Japan. To achieve this goal, quantitative analyses of fish remains excavated from a water-logged midden of the Sannai Ma...

  • other research product . 2010
    Open Access English
    Authors:
    World Bank;
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    Publisher: World Bank
    Country: United States

    Malawi sits amid a vibrant Travel and Tourism (T&T) region that is growing rapidly and increasing its world market share. Proximate to countries with thriving T&T sectors, Malawi has a relatively underdeveloped diversity of natural, cultural, and man-made attractions. I...

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  • other research product . 2009
    Open Access English
    Authors:
    Carmin, JoAnn; Zhang, Yan;
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    Country: United States

    Many cities across Europe and Central Asia are experiencing the impacts of climate change, but most have not integrated climate adaptation into their agendas. This paper examines the threats faced and measures that can be taken by cities in the region to protect buildin...

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