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U.S.-China Technological Rivalry: from "Arrogance" to Boycott
Американо-китайское технологическое соперничество: от "высокомерия" к бойкоту

S. Dmitriev
2020 Mirovaya Ekonomika i Mezhdunarodnye Otnosheniya  
Washington's protectionist actions led to a reduction in trade and mutual investment and have put American companies targeting Asian consumers in a difficult position.  ...  The United States plan to free themselves from dependence on China's innovative technologies and critical materials.  ...  Acknowledgments This report was originally written by Daniel S. Hoadley while he was a U.S. Air Force Fellow at the Congressional Research Service. It has been updated by Kelley M. Sayler.  ... 
doi:10.20542/0131-2227-2020-64-12-70-77 fatcat:ydjnnro4ujavtjekwx5ahi3sam

Consumtive Behavior: Mental Accounting and Retention-Time Toward

Sudarman, Septian Yudha Kusuma
2018 International Journal of Human Resource Studies  
This research has purpose to find out the influences of mental accounting, a behavior toward money called power-prestige and retention-time will affect toward consumptive behavior.  ...  Meanwhile, retention-time does not affect significantly toward the behavior.  ...  People with retention-time will struggle to save their financial future (money, assets, and financial security) completely.  ... 
doi:10.5296/ijhrs.v8i4.13824 fatcat:zztggsyy6rfopeh5l7r3qkkfka

Characteristics of community savings groups in rural Eastern Uganda: opportunities for improving access to maternal health services

Aloysius Mutebi, Rornald Muhumuza Kananura, Elizabeth Ekirapa-Kiracho, John Bua, Suzanne Namusoke Kiwanuka, Gertrude Nammazi, Ligia Paina, Moses Tetui
2017 Global Health Action  
Eighty-nine percent of the CBSGs had used metallic boxes to keep their money, while 10% of the CBSGs kept their money using mobile money and banks, respectively.  ...  Results: Almost a quarter of the savings groups had 5-14 members and slightly more than half of the saving groups had 15-30 members.  ...  Acknowledgments We are thankful to the participants, data collectors and enterers, and the district health office from the districts of Kamuli, Kibuku and Pallisa for their time during data collection.  ... 
doi:10.1080/16549716.2017.1347363 pmid:28856988 pmcid:PMC5645720 fatcat:2ytilosbwreetaon47sgellory

The Role of Overconfidence in Romantic Desirability and Competition

Sean C. Murphy, William von Hippel, Shelli L. Dubbs, Michael J. Angilletta, Robbie S. Wilson, Robert Trivers, Fiona Kate Barlow
2015 Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin  
and arrogance.  ...  However, Study 3 revealed that overconfidence might confer an advantage in intrasexual competition, as people were less likely to compete with overconfident individuals by virtue of their perceived confidence  ...  Each rater evaluated only 15 profiles, but as there were more raters per profile than in Study 1, each profile was still rated an average of 11 times. Procedure and measures.  ... 
doi:10.1177/0146167215588754 pmid:26055389 fatcat:ltoy6jfaajbq7pmv6ssnuoeaxu

Constructing Trustworthy and Safe Communities on a Blockchain-Enabled Social Credits System [article]

Ronghua Xu, Xuheng Lin, Qi Dong, Yu Chen
2018 arXiv   pre-print
The BLESS scheme is promising to offer a secure, transparent and decentralized SCS.  ...  Also, digital superpowers are showing arrogance towards individuals, which erodes the trust foundation of the society.  ...  Time banking is a network, which functions as a platform letting people provide and receive services from each other by donate their time. Generally, it does not involve real money.  ... 
arXiv:1809.01031v2 fatcat:ztfmyixq3fcuxj23727arf3q3a

Portrait of a Russian Tourist. Myths and Realities

Dmitry S. Ageenko, George S. Papazyan, Andrey V. Apukhtin
2013 Evropejskij Issledovatelʹ  
This increases the flow of tourists from Russia who for the first time visit the European resorts without knowing how to behave. So it raises a lot of different stereotypes about Russian tourists.  ...  And the main question of this topic to observe whether bad image really belongs to the Russian holidaymakers or not and to examine trends in this sphere and the positive factors influencing the elimination  ...  For example, you can ask the staff of any restaurant in Tunisia or in Greece and they will tell you that the Russians do not save money.  ... 
doaj:b28cd9aa90aa4269ad64db2b403238a6 fatcat:ndkdp3wgevaudpbiyg5kt5purm

Paying the doctor: stick it on the mantlepiece

P Banks
1975 Canadian Medical Association Journal  
Similarly those of us who work with and by the fee-for-service system and have spent time and effort to remedy its defects are only galvanized from our pessimism by a contemplation of the alternatives.  ...  The cake is bottom-heavy By M.A. Baltzan, MD "The three-layered cake" is a fascinating and intriguing confection, prepared to solve a problem. The task of the reader is to evaluate the solution.  ... 
pmid:1116098 pmcid:PMC1956284 fatcat:vhvuhzsduvbzlcswlf2rrjwcou

Household Food Security Status and Child Health Outcomes in Kenya

Michelle M. Mwangi, Mercy G. Mugo
2019 European Scientific Journal  
The results indicate that households that lacked food/enough money to purchase food were significantly associated with stunted, wasted, and underweight growth in children.  ...  We employed three measures of HFSS: households that lacked food/enough money to purchase food, the Reduced Coping Strategy Index (CSI), and the Food Consumption Score (FCS).  ...  Kenya, however, is ranked 87 th with a score of 41.9 and has experienced a decline in the net food security score by 0.3 between 2017 and 2018 (EIU, 2017 (EIU, , 2018 .  ... 
doi:10.19044/esj.2019.v15n16p57 fatcat:i4q2aslt7ngc3ossmsozn7acfi

Millennials' Attitudes Toward Online Luxury Buying Behavior in South Korea: A Q-methodology Approach

Regina Burnasheva, Yong GuSuh, Katherine Villalobos-Moron
2018 Asian Business Research  
This study has also a theoretical or academic contribution by creating a new consumer type and broadening the knowledge about online luxury buying behavior.  ...  Shopper and Traditional Shopper.The findings of this study have a managerial contribution by understanding the typology of online luxury goods consumers among Korean millennials.  ...  They are similar to online convenience shoppers in that they think shopping online suggests convenience benefits such as saving money and saving time but they consider money as the most valuable factor  ... 
doi:10.20849/abr.v3i3.512 fatcat:eklapm7l7zailapm3or4rmjmfi

Scaling-up: Gender integration and women's empowerment in Southern Ethiopia

Esayas Bekele Geleta, Patience Elabor-Idemudia, Carol Henry, Fatih Yildiz
2017 Cogent Food & Agriculture  
The article draws on evaluation research undertaken by researchers of the Scaling-up of Pulse Innovation for Food and Nutrition Security (SPIFoNS) Project, implemented in Southern Ethiopia.  ...  The article argues that if projects such as SPIFoNS are to adequately challenge patriarchy and contribute to bringing about gender equity, they need to recognize the heterogeneity of women and design multidimensional  ...  You are free to: Share -copy and redistribute the material in any medium or format Adapt -remix, transform, and build upon the material for any purpose, even commercially.  ... 
doi:10.1080/23311932.2017.1415100 fatcat:lgqgyxmed5b53bgqogryjw2zmi

Pricing the Priceless: Cost-Benefit Analysis of Environmental Protection

Frank Ackerman, Lisa Heinzerling
2002 University of Pennsylvania law review  
Thus, firms with high pollution control costs can save money by buying permits, while those with low control costs can save money by controlling emissions and selling their permits.  ...  guess at the wages they might have earned).14 When mothers saved time-and, by hypothesis, money-by fastening their children's car seats incorrectly, they were, 7RANDALL Building on this calculation  ... 
doi:10.2307/3312947 fatcat:wverlf2uired3ilpayi6am34ym

Pecalang Existence in Keeping Public Order and Safety of Pakraman on the Celebration of Nyepi in Bali

Ni Nyoman Juwita Arsawati
2016 International Research Journal of Management IT and Social Sciences  
in maintaining security and order of Pakraman, the area where pecalang domiciled.  ...  with their traditional rights as long as they still live, and in accordance with the development of society and the principles of the Republic of Indonesia, which is regulated by law ".  ...  Ag. for all the support and encouragement without his guidance and constant feedback this research would not have been achievable.  ... 
doi:10.21744/irjmis.v3i9.167 fatcat:nktie2cpkrbenk5tkjxidhws4q


Seymour Melman
2008 AmeriQuests  
"Pentagon's Request for Iraq Includes Money for Troops and Rewards", New York Times, October 5, 2003. 12. S.  ...  Staff in the Employment Security Commission neither analyze nor evaluate the accuracy of these reports. 42. Idem.  ... 
doi:10.15695/amqst.v5i2.131 fatcat:23bvp2cnbbhjbj2bd5deduevpi

Your Money or Your Life? Psychotic Implications of the Pension Fund System: Towards a Socio-Analysis of the Financial Services Revolution

Burkard Sievers
2003 Human Relations  
Human Relations 56(2) 'largely unknown and unused by the public at large, especially in the United States' (McChesney, 1998) , neoliberalism is considered by most of the academic and business community  ...  Psycho-and socio-analytic texts disappointingly do not address this topic and related aspects of contemporary social and economic phenomena.  ...  Different meanings of money During the time that pensions were provided exclusively by social security and defined benefit plans, money was the means for providing a decent living during retirement.  ... 
doi:10.1177/0018726703056002891 fatcat:2yx4hm34hfbzdoagp7cvx3vpxa

A warning about Pakistan's illusion of power

I. A. Rehman
2014 Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists  
Consequently, free discussion and honest opinion about nuclear weapons have been nearly prohibited, under the premise that any such talk poses a basic threat to national security.  ...  The following article is the English translation of the introduction to a 2014 book in Urdu, Taqat ka Sarab (Illusion of Power), edited by A. H.  ...  No nation can be defended by weapons alone. How much security can be provided by nuclear weapons? How serious are the issues of defending nuclear weapons?  ... 
doi:10.1177/0096340214555110 fatcat:54gbyczkszehpkfs5lojuinndu
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