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Baden-Powell, Robert Crause (<i>born</i> 1936), Vice-President, Scout Association, since 1982

in Who's Who

P ublished online November 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History; Genealogy, Heraldry, Names, and Honours; Economic History; Economics; Insurance; Social and Cultural History; Sports and Outdoor Recreation; Sport and Leisure. 177 words.

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BERNSTEIN, David (<i>born</i> 1943), Chairman, Ted Baker plc, since 2013 (non-executive Director, since 2003); Chairman of Trustees, British Red Cross, since 2014

in Who's Who

P ublished online November 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Economic History; Economics; Insurance; Labour History; Services; Social and Cultural History; Sports and Outdoor Recreation; Sport and Leisure. 181 words.

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CHAMBERLAIN, William Richard Frank (1925 - 2004), DL; Chairman: Cricket Council, 1990–96; Test and County Cricket Board, 1990–94

in Who Was Who

P ublished online April 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Economic History; Economics; Insurance; Social and Cultural History; Sports and Outdoor Recreation; Sport and Leisure. 165 words.

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Christian Missionaries and Education in Former African Colonies: How Competition Mattered

Francisco A. Gallego and Robert Woodberry.

in Journal of African Economies

June 2010; p ublished online March 2010 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Economic Sociology; Economic History; Education and Research Institutions; Labour and Demographic Economics; Economic Development. 10719 words.

Using regional data for about 180 African provinces, we find that measures of Protestant missionary activity in the past are more correlated with schooling variables today than similar...

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Church and State: An Economic Analysis

Keith N. Hylton, Yulia Rodionova and Fei Deng.

in American Law and Economics Review

October 2011; p ublished online August 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Publicly Provided Goods; Economic Sociology; Microeconomics; Analysis of Collective Decision-making; Economic History; Law and Economics. 14015 words.

What purpose is served by a government’s protection of religious liberty? Many have been suggested, the most prominent of which center on the protection of freedom of belief and expression....

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Civil war, social capital and resilience in Uganda

Giacomo De Luca and Marijke Verpoorten.

in Oxford Economic Papers

July 2015; p ublished online May 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Economic History; Economic Sociology; Analysis of Collective Decision-making. 11163 words.

We show that armed conflict in Uganda affects social capital as measured by trust and associational membership. Relying on three rounds of nationally representative individual-level data...

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collective Action

Overview page. Subjects: Sociology — Economic History.

Action taken by a group (either directly or on its behalf through an organization) in pursuit of members’ perceived shared interests. It seems logical to expect that people who have an...

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Deighton, Paul Clive (<i>born</i> 1956)

in Who's Who

P ublished online November 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Economic History; Economics; Insurance; Social and Cultural History; Sports and Outdoor Recreation; Sport and Leisure. 89 words.

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FARISH, William Stamps (<i>born</i> 1938), Ambassador of the United States of America to the Court of St James’s, 2001–04

in Who's Who

P ublished online November 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Economic History; Economics; Insurance; Diplomatic History; Politics; International Relations; Social and Cultural History; Sports and Outdoor Recreation; Sport and Leisure. 91 words.

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GREENWAY, John Robert (<i>born</i> 1946)

in Who's Who

P ublished online November 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Economic History; Economics; Insurance; Political History; Politics; Social and Cultural History; Sports and Outdoor Recreation; Sport and Leisure. 285 words.

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