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Interpreting Rights: An Essay for Robert Cover [chapter]

Martha Minow †
2017 Theoretical and Empirical Studies of Rights  
DWORKIN, LAW'S EMPIRE 413 (1986) .  ...  If we had a foundation or objective boundaries, they might even get oppressively in our way."). See generally A.  ... 
doi:10.4324/9781315236353-9 fatcat:d7fi5jet3fcmjf3ht7cfu74uoa

Consumer Behaviour and Brand Preference of Titan Watches – An empirical study with reference to Haveri District, Karnataka

Anita N. Halamata Anita N. Halamata
2013 IOSR Journal of Business and Management  
Consumer Behaviour and Brand Preference of Titan Watches -An empirical study with reference to www.iosrjournals.org 2 | Page Scope Of The Study: 1.  ...  Objectives Of The Study: The following are the objectives of the study towards "Marketing of Titan Watches" in Haveri City.To study consumer attitude towards "Titan range of watches". 1.  ...  Creating the broader enabling environment The broader enabling environment for FDI is generally identical with best practices for creating a dynamic and competitive domestic business environment.  ... 
doi:10.9790/487x-0710107 fatcat:tutnece7nfbejl35jg6v2wfm3y

Roadmap on biology in time varying environments

Arvind Murugan, Kabir Husain, Michael Rust, Joseph T Bass, Chelsea Hepler, Julian M.J. Pietsch, P S Swain, Jared E. Toettcher, Siddhartha Jena, Arup K Chakraborty, Kayla G. Sprenger, Thierry Mora (+9 others)
2021 Physical Biology  
Experiments to systematically characterize the response to dynamic environments are challenging since such environments are inherently high dimensional.  ...  Living organisms have evolved to thrive in this changing world but the general principles by which organisms shape and are shaped by time varying environments remain elusive.  ...  Acknowledgments We thank Dr Jonathan Cedernaes and all members of the Bass lab for helpful discussions.  ... 
doi:10.1088/1478-3975/abde8d pmid:33477124 pmcid:PMC8652373 fatcat:d2m6vvklvrddtodpjbbchxtpme

Panzootic chytrid fungus exploits diverse amphibian host environments through plastic infection strategies [article]

María Torres-Sánchez, Jennifer Villate, Sarah McGrath-Blaser, Ana V Longo
2021 bioRxiv   pre-print
this panzootic multi-host pathogen.  ...  Here, we examined the case of Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis (Bd), a multi-host pathogen that infects the skin of hundreds of amphibian species worldwide.  ...  Acknowledgments We thank HiPerGator at the University of Florida and the National Center for Genome Analysis Support (NCGAS) at Indiana University for technical support and computational resources.  ... 
doi:10.1101/2021.11.29.470466 fatcat:u33wsruvqfegdfvcy4w76ttase

BioSim?a biomedical character-based problem solving environment

Y CAI
2004 Future generations computer systems  
Here, we present an interactive and visual problem solving environment for the biomedical domain.  ...  Our case studies show that the problem solving environment can inspire user's strategic, creative and innovative thinking.  ...  (A) State machine for a macrophage; (B) dynamics of an organism modeled by Cellular Automata; (C) example for the time-evolution of bacterial growth and spatial distribution.  ... 
doi:10.1016/s0167-739x(04)00046-9 fatcat:xqufjfi4lfcf5kmosjj5asbcbi

BioSim—a biomedical character-based problem solving environment

Yang Cai, Ingo Snel, Betty Cheng, B. Suman Bharathi, Clementine Klein, Judith Klein-Seetharaman
2005 Future generations computer systems  
Here, we present an interactive and visual problem solving environment for the biomedical domain.  ...  Our case studies show that the problem solving environment can inspire user's strategic, creative and innovative thinking.  ...  (A) State machine for a macrophage; (B) dynamics of an organism modeled by Cellular Automata; (C) example for the time-evolution of bacterial growth and spatial distribution.  ... 
doi:10.1016/j.future.2004.04.002 fatcat:fju6bfsxibbwthgo5at2fipu4q

Optimization in dynamic environments: a survey on problems, methods and measures

Carlos Cruz, Juan R. González, David A. Pelta
2010 Soft Computing - A Fusion of Foundations, Methodologies and Applications  
This paper provides a survey of the research done on optimization in dynamic environments over the past decade.  ...  We show an analysis of the most commonly used problems, methods and measures together with the newer approaches and trends, as well as their interrelations and common ideas.  ...  Mendes and Mohais (2005) experimented with a multi-population approach of differential evolution (DE).  ... 
doi:10.1007/s00500-010-0681-0 fatcat:yqqjwjxw7zdntf6mj2wfgwh6q4

The Impact of Conditional Determinants of Purchase Attitude of Store Brands in Food and Grocery in Indian Retailing-An Empirical Study in Twin Cities of Hyderabad

Tirthala Naga Sai Kumar
2013 IOSR Journal of Business and Management  
The present research paper highlights the key factors in retailing world that play an important role in influencing the perceptual processing of the buyers' black box in selecting the retail store and  ...  purchase behavior of the store brand consumers.The study focuses on what-if analysis exclusively in analyzing the black box phenomena.  ...  Who gave us the knowledge that we study at the University president during all lectures. Thanks a million. We really appreciate what you"ve done for me these days.  ... 
doi:10.9790/487x-1550107 fatcat:ttrcisn65bfdfm427usm7hfyoq

Creativity and Environment [chapter]

2013 Encyclopedia of Creativity, Invention, Innovation and Entrepreneurship  
thank David Campbell, Jason Hughes, John Roberts, Hendrik Wagenaar, and the participants of the European Science Foundation (ESF) meeting on personalized medicine in Dubrovnik on 13-14 February 2012 for  ...  Generally speaking, a good environment stimulates creativity. For a researcher, "good" means both hard environment and soft environment.  ...  response to needs that are in a dynamic evolution, heterogenic, and nonsectorized.  ... 
doi:10.1007/978-1-4614-3858-8_100187 fatcat:2nftbiwzanbf3isotlitbm356y

Exact computation of growth-rate fluctuations in random environment [article]

J. Unterberger
2022 arXiv   pre-print
This formula is general. In the case of two states, the stationary probability was computed by Hufton, Lin and Galla , allowing for an explicit expression which can be checked numerically.  ...  We consider a general class of Markovian models describing the growth in a randomly fluctuating environment of a clonal biological population having several phenotypes related by stochastic switching.  ...  Introduction General context. We consider in the present work a general class of dynamical models describing the growth of several subpopulations in a randomly evolving environment.  ... 
arXiv:2111.04167v2 fatcat:vzm7p2ivjjdu7lwq4fse3mjcba

On the Effectiveness of Sampling for Evolutionary Optimization in Noisy Environments [chapter]

Chao Qian, Yang Yu, Yaochu Jin, Zhi-Hua Zhou
2014 Lecture Notes in Computer Science  
It has also been employed by evolutionary algorithms for noisy multi-objective optimization [20, 23, 25] .  ...  Adaptive sampling was then incorporated into diverse metaheuristic algorithms (e.g., immune algorithm [27], particle swarm optimization [5] and compact differential evolution [17] ) to efficiently cope  ...  ., objective) evaluation of a solution is usually noisy.  ... 
doi:10.1007/978-3-319-10762-2_30 fatcat:p7h4kzkt6nfh3ignrrxxepznhm

Monetary Policy in a Changing Environment

Bank for International Settlements
2003 Social Science Research Network  
The meeting explored potential changes in the dynamics of the business cycle, in particular the ability to identify inflationary and deflationary pressures, and the implications for monetary policy, including  ...  The purpose of this meeting was to discuss challenges that central banks have faced in the current environment characterised by low and comparatively stable inflation, structural supply side improvements  ...  the Netherlands, Blejer and Leiderman (1980) for Argentina, Assarsson (1986) for Sweden for the variance and Balke and Wynne (2000) , Ball and Mankiw (1993) and Bryan and Cecchetti (1999) for  ... 
doi:10.2139/ssrn.1188108 fatcat:q2eggt5d65gt5e7ygtx4zda3fa

Agent-based modeling of malware dynamics in heterogeneous environments

Abhijit Bose, Kang G. Shin
2011 Security and Communication Networks  
for studying today's complex malware.  ...  of malware that exploit vulnerabilities in web applications and mobile platforms for new infections, while using the power-law connectivity for finding new victims.  ...  While very powerful for studying Internet-scale epidemics, PAWS may not be suitable for studying the heterogeneous environment of an enterprise network as well as topological worms.  ... 
doi:10.1002/sec.298 fatcat:2kxffi3kgngpzgy3unep4ze2te

The EU ETS and its companion policies: any insight for China's ETS?

Stefano F. Verde, Giulio Galdi, Isabella Alloisio, Simone Borghesi
2021 Environment and Development Economics  
Second, the European experience stresses the importance of making explicit the objectives pursued by companion policies, and of balancing policies for innovation and policies for adoption of low-carbon  ...  First, China's ETS, while not imposing a fixed cap on emissions, will not be immune to waterbed effects of companion policies.  ...  The work leading to this study was co-financed by the EU LIFE Programme of the European Commission -Grant Agreement LIFE15 GIC/IT/000051 LIFE SIDE.  ... 
doi:10.1017/s1355770x20000595 fatcat:qzez3gjctna3jni7n6eel5m5ry

Small Business Growth in Contrasting Environments

Sten Lorentzon, Peter Vaessen
1995 Geografiska Annaler. Series B. Human Geography  
Therefore, we must stress that generalization cannot be the objective of the present research.  ...  To that end, it must be shown that overcoming the limitations of the regional production environment generates important differential advantages.  ...  For the year 1984, DCI only had information available on profit before tax For reasons of comparison, the sectoral figure for 1984 is also based on profit before tax instead of profit after tax.  ... 
doi:10.2307/490486 fatcat:twk5u4qozzbcxkazaiwrcibosy
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