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ABELL, (John) David (<i>born</i> 1942), Chairman, Jourdan (formerly Thomas Jourdan) plc, since 1997; Director, Leicester Football Club plc, since 1999

in Who's Who

P ublished online November 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of Engineering and Technology; Engineering and Technology; Economic History; Economics; Insurance. 194 words.

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ABENSUR, Eric (<i>born</i> 1964), Group Chief Executive Officer, Venda Ltd, since 2008 (Deputy Managing Director, 2007–08)

in Who's Who

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Reference Entry. Subjects: History of Engineering and Technology; Transport; Transportation Systems. 90 words.

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ABRAHAMSEN, Egil (<i>born</i> 1923), Comdr, Order of St Olav, 1987 (Kt Comdr 1979); Chairman, Norwegian Telecommunications, 1980–95

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Reference Entry. Subjects: History of Engineering and Technology; Transport; Transportation Systems. 227 words.

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ACTON SMITH, Michael (<i>born</i> 1974), Chief Executive Officer and Founder, Mind Candy, since 2004

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Reference Entry. Subjects: History of Engineering and Technology; Transport; Transportation Systems. 96 words.

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ADAMS, Richard Borlase (1921 - 2009), Managing Director, Peninsular &amp; Oriental Steam Navigation Co., 1979–84 (Director, 1970, Deputy Managing Director, 1974)

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P ublished online April 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Economic History; Economics; Insurance; History of Engineering and Technology; Transport; Transportation Systems. 106 words.

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Addison, William Matthew Wand (<i>born</i> 1945), consultant, environmental impact assessment, 2002–09

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Reference Entry. Subjects: History; Genealogy, Heraldry, Names, and Honours; History of Engineering and Technology; Transport; Transportation Systems; History of Art; Arts and Humanities; Exhibition Catalogues and Specific Collections. 130 words.

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AGG, Stephen James (<i>born</i> 1952), Chief Executive, Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport, since 2006

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Reference Entry. Subjects: History of Engineering and Technology; Transport; Transportation Systems; Social and Cultural History; Education; Organization and Management of Education. 114 words.

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Agricultural Dispersals in Mediterranean and Temperate Europe

Aurélie Salavert.

in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Environmental Science

P ublished online August 2017 .

Article. Subjects: Environmental History; Agriculture and Farming; Environmental Economics. 16742 words.

Along with ceramics production, sedentism, and herding, agriculture is a major component of the Neolithic as it is defined in Europe. Therefore, the agricultural system of the first...

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Agricultural Subsidies and the Environment

Heather Williams.

in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Environmental Science

P ublished online August 2017 .

Article. Subjects: Politics; Environmental History; Management of Land and Natural Resources (Social Science); Environmentalist Thought and Ideology (Social Science); Agriculture and Farming; Environmental Economics. 10280 words.

Worldwide, governments subsidize agriculture at the rate of approximately 1 billion dollars per day. This figure rises to about twice that when export and biofuels production subsidies and...

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