Das Auf und Ab der Wirtschaft: Die Konjunktur und by Marc Habenicht

By Marc Habenicht

Studienarbeit aus dem Jahr 2004 im Fachbereich VWL - Konjunktur und Wachstum, be aware: 1,0, Leibniz Akademie Hannover - Verwaltungs- und Wirtschaftsakademie Hannover, Veranstaltung: Geld- und Währungspolitik, Sprache: Deutsch, summary: Wirtschaftliche Auf- und Abschwünge scheinen so alt zu sein wie die Wirtschaft selbst - diese Arbeit versucht kurz auf das Phänomen Konjunktur einzugehen, um dann Konjunkturzyklen unterschiedlicher Länge zu beschreiben.

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The Fight for Maglev by Gordon Danby,James Jordan,James Powell

By Gordon Danby,James Jordan,James Powell

The struggle for Maglev tells how Maglev, the 1st new shipping mode because the aircraft, will quickly remodel transportation in the US and the area. three hundred mph magnetically levitated and propelled automobiles haven't any engine, don't burn oil, don't emit pollution and greenhouse gases, and are very quiet and comfy. they bring passengers, own cars, street vehicles, and freight with no climate or congestion delays, at a lot cheaper price than using or flying, saving each American $1000 money according to yr. The ebook tells how the authors, James Powell and Gordon Danby, invented Maglev in 1966 and why the united states did not improve it. Their 1st iteration Maglev now operates in Japan. The authors describe how their new, extra able 2d new release Maglev approach, outfitted as a 29,000 mile nationwide Maglev community, will supply thousands of latest production jobs and billions of greenbacks in exports, whereas tremendously lowering road deaths and accidents and oil imports, if the U.S. acts to enforce it. another way one other state turns into the area chief in Maglev. For technological know-how and expertise Readers: The authors describe the catastrophic international warming “tipping issues” that threaten human survival and recommend large-scale experiments that might are expecting while those tipping issues will ensue. The authors convey how humanity can stay away from turning into a part of the continuing sixth extinction if we enforce Maglev rather than our current fossil fueled delivery direction. For Public coverage Readers: James Jordan, with over 30 years’ event on Capitol Hill narrates the interior tale of why the Congress and the administrative department have neglected this expertise and never made the modest funding to enhance and reveal the yankee invented second new release superconducting Maglev expertise the best way that the German and jap governments did with 1st new release Maglev delivery structures. Congress can triumph over the particular pursuits who foyer to kill Maglev know-how if it hears a considerate and sturdy protest from the yank humans. hence this publication. Don’t omit this tale, America’s fiscal, environmental, and effort destiny and the standard of lifetime of each American is at stake.

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The G20 Development Agenda: An Indian Perspective by Parthasarathi Shome

By Parthasarathi Shome

considering that its initiation of the monetary area reforms via a newly validated worldwide cooperation procedure within the post-2008 monetary and financial crises, the G20 extended its time table to incorporate improvement pillars because the worldwide financial system started to get better in 2010. It actively prolonged its cognizance to the recycling of surplus kingdom reductions for funding in infrastructure in deficit international locations, to the fulfillment of world nutrients and effort defense, to addressing the becoming financialisation of commodities and its influence on expense volatility, and to the prices and advantages in addition to the purpose and impression of continuous power subsidies. it all started to target fresh worldwide projects on weather swap and variation financing with worldwide fairness and monetary potency in brain. This quantity addresses such matters within the G20's improvement schedule and assesses their relative successes and screw ups, with a selected specialize in how the problems are of relevance to India.

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Eastern and Western Ideas for African Growth: Diversity and by Kenichi Ohno,Izumi Ohno

By Kenichi Ohno,Izumi Ohno

The West and the East strategy fiscal improvement in a different way. The Europeans and american citizens tension loose and reasonable company weather, selling deepest actions quite often with no deciding on winners, and enhancing governance. East Asia is attracted to reaching concrete effects and tasks instead of formal correctness, prioritizing a number of sectors for industrialization, and eventual commencement from reduction. The West generally shapes moving suggestions of the overseas donor group whereas the East has actually made impressive development in commercial catch-up. the 2 ways can't be merged simply yet they are often utilized in right mix to achieve progress and fiscal transformation.

This ebook proposes extra discussion and complementarity among the 2 within the improvement attempt of Africa and different areas. during this accumulated quantity, contributed by way of specialists and practitioners from either East and West, the necessity to introduce japanese principles to the worldwide improvement procedure is emphasised. research of British and different Western donor regulations is given whereas eastern, Korean, and different Asian methods also are defined with concrete examples. the concept that of governance for development is gifted and the influence of emerging China on improvement experiences is pondered. The practices of business coverage dialogues and activities assisted by means of East Asian specialists are suggested from Tunisia, Zambia, Ethiopia, Rwanda, and others.

The e-book might be acceptable to all donors, associations, NGOs and enterprise organizations engaged in improvement cooperation.

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Local Content Policies in the Oil and Gas Sector (World Bank by Silvana Tordo,Michael Warner,Osmel Manzano,Yahya Anouti

By Silvana Tordo,Michael Warner,Osmel Manzano,Yahya Anouti

a few nations have lately came upon and are constructing oil and fuel reserves. coverage makers in such nations are frightened to acquire the best merits for his or her economies from the extraction of those exhaustible assets through designing acceptable rules to accomplish wanted targets. One vital topic of such rules is the so-called neighborhood content material created through the sector—the quantity to which the output of the extractive quarter generates extra advantages to the economic system past the direct contribution of its value-added, via its hyperlinks to different sectors. whereas neighborhood content material guidelines have the capability to stimulate broad-based monetary improvement, their program in petroleum-rich international locations has completed combined effects. This paper describes the rules and practices intended to foster the improvement of financial linkages from the petroleum area, as followed via a few petroleum-producing international locations either in and out of doors the business enterprise for fiscal Co-operation and improvement. Examples of coverage pursuits, implementation instruments, and reporting metrics are supplied to derive classes of wider applicability. The paper provides a number of conclusions for coverage makers concerning the layout of neighborhood content material policies.

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Routledge Handbook of the Climate Change Movement (Routledge by Matthias Dietz,Heiko Garrelts

By Matthias Dietz,Heiko Garrelts

This instruction manual presents a entire evaluate of the growing to be transnational weather circulate. A twin concentrate on weather politics and civil society presents a hitherto unavailable extensive and systematic research of the present worldwide flow, highlighting how its dynamic and numerous personality can play a tremendous position in environmental politics and weather protection.

The diversity of members, from recognized teachers to activist-scholars, examine weather routine within the constructed and constructing international, north and south, small and big, imperative and marginal. The move is tested as a complete and as unmarried actors, thereby taking pictures its scope, constitution, improvement, actions and effect. The publication completely addresses theoretical ways, from vintage social flow conception to the impact of environmental justice frames, and follows this with a scientific concentrate on areas, particular NGOs and activists, circumstances and techniques, in addition to kin with peripheral teams.

In its breadth, stability and intensity, this obtainable quantity deals a clean and critical tackle the query of social mobilization round weather switch, making it an important textual content for complex undergraduates, postgraduate scholars and researchers within the social sciences.

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Whither the World: The Political Economy of the Future: by G. Kolodko

By G. Kolodko

The learn bargains with difficult questions of long term way forward for worldwide economic climate and the mankind. Focusing not just on what occurs within the financial sphere but additionally on cultural, social, political, demographic, technological, and ecological techniques. It employs a holistic method of resolution primary questions about the process the future.

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Ours to Hack and to Own: The Rise of Platform Cooperativism, by Trebor Scholz,Nathan Schneider

By Trebor Scholz,Nathan Schneider

actual democracy and the net are usually not at the same time exclusive.

Here, for the 1st time in a single quantity, are probably the most cogent thinkers and doers as regards to the cooptation of the net, and the way we will withstand and opposite the method. The activists who've prepare Ours to Hack and to possess argue for a brand new type of on-line economic system: platform cooperativism, which mixes the wealthy history of cooperatives with the promise of 21st-century applied sciences, loose from monopoly, exploitation, and surveillance.

The on-demand economic system is reversing the rights and protections staff fought for hundreds of years to win. traditional web clients, in the meantime, continue little keep watch over over their own information. whereas promising to be the nice equalizers, on-line structures have usually exacerbated social inequalities. Can the web be owned and ruled otherwise? What if Uber drivers manage their very own platform, or if a city’s citizens managed their very own model of Airbnb? This ebook exhibits that one other form of net is possible—and that, in a brand new new release of on-line structures, it's already taking shape.

Included during this quantity are contributions from Michel Bauwens, Yochai Benkler, Francesca Bria, Susie Cagle, Miriam Cherry, Ra Criscitiello, John Duda, Marina Gorbis, Karen Gregory, Seda Gürses, Steven Hill, Dmytri Kleiner, Vasilis Kostakis, Brendan Martin, Micky Metts, Kristy Milland, Mayo Fuster Morell, Jessica Gordon Nembhard, Rachel O’Dwyer, Janelle Orsi, Michael Peck, Carmen Rojas, Douglas Rushkoff, Saskia Sassen, Juliet Schor, Palak Shah, Tom Slee, Danny Spitzberg, Arun Sundararajan, Astra Taylor, Cameron Tonkinwise, McKenzie Wark, and Caroline Woolard.

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Wissens- und Innovationsgeographie in der by Tom Brökel

By Tom Brökel

Das Buch ist als eine Einführung in das Themengebiet der Wissens- und Innovationsgeographie konzipiert. Entsprechend erfahren grundlegende Konzepte (Was ist Wissen? Welche Arten des räumlichen Wissenstransfers gibt es?) die größte Aufmerksamkeit. Nichtsdestotrotz enthält das Buch zahlreiche praktische Beispiele, die das Verständnis der in weiten Teilen theoretischen Inhalte erleichtern sollen. Auch werden aktuelle politische Programme, die Aspekte der Wissens- und Innovationsgeographie berühren, vorgestellt. Sie verdeutlichen nicht nur die Relevanz des Themengebietes, sondern auch, dass zahlreiche theoretische Ideen und Konzepte bereits Einzug in die wirtschaftspolitische Praxis und damit auch in die Wirtschaftsförderung gefunden haben. Das Buch ist eine Einführung in ausgewählte Aspekte, die aktuell in der Wissens- und Innovationsgeographie die meiste Aufmerksamkeit erfahren und gleichzeitig für Wirtschaftsförderer besonders suitable sind.Den Abschluss eines jeden Bausteins des Moduls bilden Kontrollfragen, die den Leser beim Erarbeiten des Lernstoffes unterstützen und den Lernerfolg zu überprüfen helfen.

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The Reality of Aid 1997-1998: An independent review of by Judith Randel,Tony German

By Judith Randel,Tony German

The fact of relief keeps to offer the main entire and rigorous self sufficient research to be had of the help and improvement regulations of the world's richest countries, and exposes the gaps among rhetoric and reality.

Part I offers a attention of present concerns in improvement cooperation within the context of globalisation and the expanding value of non-public reduction flows. half II provides a full-report at the functionality of OECD nations and the ecu Union over the past yr, and in addition features a document at the carrying on with Lom? negotiations among the european and Africa. half III offers a Southern standpoint, with chapters on improvement and cooperation in Argentina, imperative and jap Europe, Ghana, Guatemala, Haiti, India, Latin the USA, Uganda and Zimbabwe. half IV stories traits in reduction coverage and spending through Northern governments and NGOs, with 'at a look' tables and charts which examine donors' functionality on concerns akin to poverty eradication, gender, emergency reduction, management and public info. all through, info is gifted in simply interpreted diagrams and graphs.

First produced in 1993, the truth of relief has tested itself as a different resource of self reliant assessment and touch upon relief rules and improvement. it's integral for all within the box, even if within the respectable or voluntary sectors.

Originally released in 1997

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