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Modifying Argentina: GM soy and socio-environmental change

Amalia Leguizamón
2014 Geoforum  
Acknowledgements Foremost, thanks to Kenneth A. Gould for discussion and help at different stages of this study.  ...  This research was made possible thanks to funding from the Graduate Center of the City University of New York (CUNY).  ...  After the 2001 crisis that sent half of Argentines into poverty, foreign income from soy exports helped revive a near-dead economy (Newell, 2009; Teubal, 2006 Teubal, , 2008 .  ... 
doi:10.1016/j.geoforum.2013.04.001 fatcat:ecxhigjftngqtorbklidme6r3q

Globalization of World Economy: Trends and Contradictions
Глобализация мировой экономики: тенденции и противоречия

G. Feigin
2021 Mirovaya Ekonomika i Mezhdunarodnye Otnosheniya  
The sample includes countries with both middle and low income which held positions in the ranking in KOF-Index from 27 till 182.  ...  The interpretation of the term "globalization" and differences to other terms characterizing the development of the world economy (internalization of the world economy, internal division of labor, regional  ...  emerged in global trade, encompassing a number of major economies.  ... 
doi:10.20542/0131-2227-2021-65-4-5-13 fatcat:rro2f2voorbsboqt5ivr4mx4ue

Africa's prospects and South Africa's leadership potential in the emerging markets century

Stefan Andreasson
2011 Third World Quarterly  
In the 21st century, agriculture remains fundamental to economic growth, poverty alleviation, and environmental sustainability.  ...  Titles in this series:  ...  Investors bringing in migrants from elsewhere was a frequently cited social issue particularly in Liberia, Indonesia, and Ukraine.  ... 
doi:10.1080/01436597.2011.584725 fatcat:agnxkzhfvja2basbxdkzml47ui

The Emergence of Successful Export Activities in Uruguay: Four Case Studies

Michele Snoeck, Lucia Pittaluga, Hector Pastori, Rosario Domingo, Carlos Casacuberta
2009 Social Science Research Network  
Also included in each case study is a counterfactual case of a less successful activity (electronics, wine, frog meat, and biotechnology, respectively) and a section on policy implications.  ...  This paper consists of four case studies of the emergence of four successful export activities in Uruguay: computer software, forest products, caviar and sturgeon meat, and animal vaccines.  ...  Chapter 3 presents the preliminary results obtained from the newly constructed database at the firm and product levels.  ... 
doi:10.2139/ssrn.1815920 fatcat:qhtoprubwrddbkffyeyh67ns3q

Dancing with giants: China, India, and the global economy

2007 ChoiceReviews  
All rights reserved. 1 2 3 4 5 11 10 09 08 07 This volume is a product of the staff of the International Bank for Reconstruction and Development / The World Bank.  ...  The World Bank does not guarantee the accuracy of the data included in this work.  ...  emergence of such technological or innovative leadership for some time in many sectors.  ... 
doi:10.5860/choice.44-6936 fatcat:cm4p3pdrwrfavkdiugartawdwe

Sustainable water use: spatioregional potential and limitations for the economy of Ukraine

Dmytro Khodyko, Ivan Franko National University of Lviv
2020 Economic Annals-ХХI  
This is a synthesis document based on Mukherji et al. (2009) published in Energy Policy and Shah & Verma (2008) published in the Economic and Political Weekly.  ...  We have benefitted greatly from these group discussions.  ...  This in itself can have the highest impact: i.e. innovation in policy making by looking at old problems from a new perspective.  ... 
doi:10.21003/ea.v181-06 fatcat:aellgfihujfb3ai4xff46m4sce

Agrarian Economy and Rural Development - Realities and Perspectives for Romania

Ana Ursu
2014 Social Science Research Network  
The natural-anthropic factor, in the investigated period, did not positively influence any of its components, while in the year 2016 a significant influence on the social dimension emerged for the first  ...  The innovative and sustainable technologies used represent the technological transfer of the most recent findings from chemical, biotechnological and energy industries.  ...  Thus, the rates of return without subsidies differ from one system to another, in the case of traditional agriculture, hemp cultivation obtained a negative rate of -12.3% while in the ecological system  ... 
doi:10.2139/ssrn.2561264 fatcat:52w2l4qoyvgalefgin7dz7zbwi

Mobile phones: the new talking drums of everyday Africa

Vincent Tickner
2010 Review of African Political Economy  
Acknowledgement The research was funded by a doctoral studentship (R42200134339) awarded by the United Kingdom's Economic and Social Research Council.  ...  The chapter was written during a postdoctoral fellowship at the School of Geography, Archaeology and Environmental Studies, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa.  ...  minor role in sustaining a working relationship between the two.  ... 
doi:10.1080/00233601003630252 fatcat:ameptcfzovfznd6cnugyh5uqqi

How Kano's Performance Mediates Perceived SERVQUAL Impact on Kansei

M. Hartono
2018 2018 IEEE International Conference on Industrial Engineering and Engineering Management (IEEM)  
In addition, this study has been partially supported by the Department of Industrial Engineering, University of Surabaya, Indonesia.  ...  for the research grant with a scheme of institutional national strategy 2018.  ...  China, Government Subsidy Effect: An Empirical Research Based on Simultaneous Equations Jian WANG, Peng GUO, Qilei LIU Sustainability-oriented Innovation (SOI) in Emerging Economies: A Preliminary Investigation  ... 
doi:10.1109/ieem.2018.8607459 dblp:conf/ieem/Hartono18 fatcat:xoskhmskjrcpbbydpj355e6umu

Purpose, processes, partnerships, and products: four Ps to advance participatory socio-environmental modeling

Steven Gray, Alexey Voinov, Michael Paolisso, Rebecca Jordan, Todd BenDor, Pierre Bommel, Pierre Glynn, Beatrice Hedelin, Klaus Hubacek, Josh Introne, Nagesh Kolagani, Bethany Laursen (+5 others)
2017 Ecological Applications  
Building on the concept of social-ecological network motifs developed by Bodin and Tengö (2012) and Bodin et al. (2016), we present results from a series of socialecological network experiments.  ...  We further adapt and test the "risk hypothesis" (Berardo and Scholz 2010) in a socialecological context, which has previously only been studied in the context of collaboration networks. References  ...  because of conditions resulting from urbanization and industrialization in emerging economies.  ... 
doi:10.1002/eap.1627 pmid:28922513 fatcat:lh6mglx47bbqbh7lsnwiw2jelq

Livelihood impacts of biofuel crop production: Implications for governance

Carol Hunsberger, Simon Bolwig, Esteve Corbera, Felix Creutzig
2014 Geoforum  
This paper performs three tasks building on emerging insights from social science research on the deployment of biofuel crops.  ...  We suggest integrating livelihoods into a multi-criteria policy framework from the start -one that prioritizes equity issues as well as overall outcomes.  ...  rural development in a more market-oriented common agriculture policy.''  ... 
doi:10.1016/j.geoforum.2013.09.022 fatcat:zr6fadznhnhd3ouditc7qh53ja

COVID‐19 Pandemic Response in Japan: What Is behind the Initial Flattening of the Curve?

Ai Tashiro, Rajib Shaw
2020 Sustainability  
The new coronavirus disease (COVID‐19) emerged in December 2019 and became a global pandemic in March 2020.  ...  Based on the lessons from Japan, this paper suggests the importance of an ecosystem-based lifestyle as a potential way to cope with pandemic events.  ...  The economy recovery after COVID-19 should invest in nature, as a key focus.  ... 
doi:10.3390/su12135250 fatcat:flj23edl7zh7rmzxo2lvoxfgga

ANALYSIS OF CLUSTER RELATIONS FOCUSSING ON THE INTERNATIONALIZATION OF GARMENT CLUSTER IN THE NORTH-CENTRAL REGION OF PARANÁ-BRAZIL

Francesco Trapanese, Ricardo Daher Oliveira, Angelo Manaresi, Jose Antônio Arantes Salles, Evandro Paulo Bolsoni
2015 InterScience Place  
The scope of the research has been double: to explain the importance of cluster's relations in view of its internationalization and, from this perspective, analyse the cluster of Maringá-Sarandí.  ...  The analysis has outlined a very low level of internationalization of the cluster of Maringá-Sarandí and a low perception on the firms' side of the cluster environment, although the existence of a small  ...  Thus, in Alchian and Demsetz conception, two conditions allow distinguishing a firm and its emergence: in a firm it is possible to increase productivity through team-oriented production, and it is more  ... 
doi:10.6020/1679-9844/v10n1a1 fatcat:qq4iiltkefgyjnxixgsxbkraeq

Certification Schemes and the Impacts on Forests and Forestry

Graeme Auld, Lars H. Gulbrandsen, Constance L. McDermott
2008 Annual Review Environment and Resources  
Certification schemes have emerged in recent years to become a significant and innovative venue for standard setting and governance in the environmental realm.  ...  the emergence of the certification innovation.  ...  effects that flow from the emergence of the certification innovation.  ... 
doi:10.1146/annurev.energy.33.013007.103754 fatcat:qjzmfctqrvbu5f2qglswqo4zzy

Certification Schemes and the Impacts on Forests and Forestry

Graeme Auld, Lars H. Gulbrandsen, Constance L. McDermott
2008 Annual Review Environment and Resources  
Certification schemes have emerged in recent years to become a significant and innovative venue for standard setting and governance in the environmental realm.  ...  the emergence of the certification innovation.  ...  effects that flow from the emergence of the certification innovation.  ... 
doi:10.1146/annurev.environ.33.013007.103754 fatcat:ofqlndeobzczvcqylqskfaox34
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