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1910–2002

in American Journal of Agricultural Economics

December 2001; p ublished online December 2001 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Agricultural, Environmental, and Natural Resource Economics; Economic Development and Growth. 0 words.

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1910–2017

in American Journal of Agricultural Economics

March 2018; p ublished online February 2018 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Agricultural, Environmental, and Natural Resource Economics; Economic Development and Growth. 417 words.

1957–2017

in American Journal of Agricultural Economics

March 2018; p ublished online February 2018 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Agricultural, Environmental, and Natural Resource Economics; Economic Development and Growth. 746 words.

1974

Naomi Hossain.

in The Aid Lab

February 2017; p ublished online March 2017 .

Chapter. Subjects: Economic Development and Growth; Business and Management. 10971 words.

This chapter examines the pivotal event in the history of Bangladesh’s development project: the famine of 1974. It examines different explanations for the famine, and concludes that under...

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A ‘Rights-Based’ Approach to Optimal Tax Policy

Eduardo Zambrano.

in Markets, Governance, and Institutions in the Process of Economic Development

November 2017; p ublished online December 2017 .

Chapter. Subjects: Economic Development and Growth. 10923 words.

In this chapter I propose a comprehensive framework for the evaluation of policy reforms that have both winners and losers. The starting point of the analysis is the identification of what...

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‘A more excellent way’: Developing coalitions and consensus through informal networking

Alison Gilchrist.

in Community Development Journal

April 1998; p ublished online April 1998 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Development Studies; Public Policy; Social Impact of Environmental Issues (Environmental Science); Development Planning and Policy. 0 words.

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 A Proposal to Use Transactions to Leverage Environmental Disclosure and Compliance

Michael B. Gerrard.

in Moving to Markets in Environmental Regulation

October 2006; p ublished online January 2007 .

Chapter. Subjects: Economic Development and Growth. 7460 words.

This essay proposes an information disclosure mechanism as a means of encouraging firms to comply with a variety of environmental laws. It argues that requiring environmental studies at the...

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“A Review of FDA Imports Refusals—US Seafood Trade 2000–2010,” Sabrina Westra, University of Alberta, Third-Place Paper

in American Journal of Agricultural Economics

January 2012; p ublished online January 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Agricultural, Environmental, and Natural Resource Economics; Economic Development and Growth. 194 words.

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AAA protocols

Edited by Darrel Ince.

in A Dictionary of the Internet

P ublished online October 2019 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Computer Science; Technological Change; Research and Development. 20 words.

A term to describe a collection of protocols that are used to ensure secure access to a network.

Abandon current standards and accept new ones

David Chart.

in Science and Public Policy

December 2000; p ublished online December 2000 .

Journal Article. Subjects: History of Science and Technology; Innovation; Technological Change; Research and Development; Public Policy. 0 words.

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abandonment

Edited by Darrel Ince.

in A Dictionary of the Internet

P ublished online October 2019 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Computer Science; Technological Change; Research and Development. 53 words.

A term used to describe what happens when a user of the Internet stops some process they are involved in and does not return to it. For example, a user who has purchased some items,...

abandonware

Edited by Darrel Ince.

in A Dictionary of the Internet

P ublished online October 2019 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Computer Science; Technological Change; Research and Development. 18 words.

Software that is no longer being sold or supported by the company that developed and marketed it.

abbreviation

Edited by Darrel Ince.

in A Dictionary of the Internet

P ublished online October 2019 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Computer Science; Technological Change; Research and Development. 38 words.

The Web and the Internet float on a flood of abbreviations. They are often used to save time when, for example, writing an ...

The ABCS of Japanese and Korean Accumulation

Alice H. Amsden.

in Asia's Next Giant

June 1992; p ublished online November 2003 .

Chapter. Subjects: Economic Development and Growth. 9375 words.

This chapter is concerned with how acceleration in South Korean investments and exports was activated from the beginning of the 1960s, largely by exploiting its low‐wage advantage. The main...

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ABEND

Edited by Darrel Ince.

in A Dictionary of the Internet

P ublished online October 2019 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Computer Science; Technological Change; Research and Development. 24 words.

Acronym for ABnormal END of task. Normally this occurs when a major software problem occurs, a computer crashes, or a communication link fails....

ABI

Edited by Darrel Ince.

in A Dictionary of the Internet

P ublished online October 2019 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Computer Science; Technological Change; Research and Development. 5 words.

Aboriginal Issues in Perspective: Native Title Rights and Self-determination

Peter Yu.

in Community Development Journal

April 1996; p ublished online April 1996 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Development Studies; Public Policy; Social Impact of Environmental Issues (Environmental Science); Development Planning and Policy. 0 words.

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above the fold

Edited by Darrel Ince.

in A Dictionary of the Internet

P ublished online October 2019 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Computer Science; Technological Change; Research and Development. 67 words.

When a *Web page is displayed in a *browser, the area of the page that is displayed when it is first displayed is referred to as being above the fold. The contents that lie below are known...

An absolute ‘must’ for any science writer

Taylor Iain.

in Science and Public Policy

April 2004; p ublished online April 2004 .

Journal Article. Subjects: History of Science and Technology; Innovation; Technological Change; Research and Development; Public Policy. 0 words.

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absolute link

Edited by Darrel Ince.

in A Dictionary of the Internet

P ublished online October 2019 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Computer Science; Technological Change; Research and Development. 29 words.

A *hyperlink in a *Web page which specifies the full path to the Web page or file being linked rather than a ...