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The Green Paradox as a Supply Phenomenon

Julien Daubanes and Pierre Lasserre.

in Climate Policy and Nonrenewable Resources

September 2014; p ublished online January 2015 .

Chapter. Subjects: Economic Development and Growth. 4780 words.

The green paradox arises from the reaction of non-renewable-resource suppliers in anticipation of future price changes. Yet there exists no formal treatment of non-renewable resource...

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Between Nationalization and Privatization: Common Property as the Third Way?

Peter Ho.

in Institutions in Transition

June 2005; p ublished online July 2005 .

Chapter. Subjects: Economic Development and Growth. 14523 words.

The current trend of property rights reform in China is towards nationalization or privatization through the lease system. Exactly for this reason, experimentation with alternative tenure...

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Energetic dynamics and anuran breeding phenology : insights from a dynamic game

Shannon J. McCauley, Sarah S. Bouchard, Brian J. Farina, Kavita Isvaran, Suhel Quader, Daniel W. Wood and Colette M. St. Mary.

in Behavioral Ecology

July 2000; p ublished online July 2000 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Evolutionary Biology; Ecology and Conservation; Zoology and Animal Sciences. 6675 words.

We designed a dynamic optimization model to examine anuran-breeding phenologies. We evaluated the fitness consequences for males adopting one of four alternative strategies : calling,...

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Seed reserve composition in 19 tree species of a tropical deciduous forest in Mexico and its relationship to seed germination and seedling growth

Diana Soriano, Alma Orozco-Segovia, Judith Márquez-Guzmán, Kaoru Kitajima, Alicia Gamboa-de Buen and Pilar Huante.

in Annals of Botany

May 2011; p ublished online March 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Ecology and Conservation; Evolutionary Biology; Plant Sciences and Forestry. 8388 words.

Background and Aims

The size and composition of seed reserves may reflect the ecological strategy and evolutionary history of a species and also temporal...

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Influence of summer sowing dates, N fertilization and irrigation on autumn VSP accumulation and dynamics of spring regrowth in alfalfa (Medicago sativa L.)

Eric Justes, Pascal Thiébeau, Jean‐Christophe Avice, Gilles Lemaire, Jeffrey J. Volenec and Alain Ourry.

in Journal of Experimental Botany

January 2002; p ublished online January 2002 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Plant Sciences and Forestry. 7341 words.

Herbage yield of alfalfa (Medicago sativa L.) depends on forage management or environmental conditions that change C and N resource acquisition, and endogenous plants factors such as root...

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Shifts in biomass and resource allocation patterns following defoliation in Eucalyptus globulus growing with varying water and nutrient supplies

Alieta Eyles, Elizabeth A. Pinkard and Caroline Mohammed.

in Tree Physiology

June 2009; p ublished online June 2009 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Plant Sciences and Forestry. 7312 words.

In woody species, potential mechanisms to compensate for tissue loss to herbivory and diseases have been related to post-event shifts in growth, biomass and internal resource allocation...

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Fossil fuels

Michael Bradshaw, Antony Froggatt, Christophe McGlade and Jamie Speirs.

in Global Energy

September 2015; p ublished online September 2015 .

Chapter. Subjects: Economic Development and Growth. 10147 words.

The chapter focuses on the fossil fuels that currently dominate the global energy system. The first part examines the complex issues of reserve definitions and cost curves and seeks to...

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The Principle of Consent and Affirmative Action

Desmond Rea and Robin Masefield.

in Policing in Northern Ireland

June 2015; p ublished online January 2016 .

Chapter. Subjects: Public Policy. 15018 words.

The chapter concerns one of the most controversial sections.in the Independent Commission’s report – achieving in the police service greater representativeness of the community it serves....

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Integrating Psychotherapy into Practice

Joel Paris.

in Psychotherapy in An Age of Neuroscience

May 2017; p ublished online May 2017 .

Chapter. Subjects: Psychiatry. 4476 words.

Psychotherapy can be integrated into the practice of psychiatry, but doing so requires changes in how mental health services are currently delivered. The delivery of psychiatric services...

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The value and Challenges of Separate Services

Judith Healy and Martin McKee.

in Accessing Healthcare

January 2004; p ublished online September 2009 .

Chapter. Subjects: Public Health and Epidemiology. 9753 words.

The Canadian ‘health transfer policy’ announced in 1986 offered First Nations the opportunity to take over the administration and delivery of health services on reserves. In 2001, Health...

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The Budongo Forest

Vernon Reynolds.

in The Chimpanzees of the Budongo Forest

June 2005; p ublished online September 2007 .

Chapter. Subjects: Biodiversity and Conservation Biology. 7094 words.

The history of Uganda’s forests provides the background for a detailed description of Budongo: a moist, semi-deciduous tropical rain forest, 136 square miles (425 square km) in extent, with...

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Modeling African Economies

Andrew Berg, Shu-Chun S. Yang and Luis-Felipe Zanna.

in The Oxford Handbook of Africa and Economics: Context and Concepts

P ublished online January 2015 .

Article. Subjects: Economic Development and Growth; Econometrics and Mathematical Economics. 10131 words.

This chapter presents a stylized framework for modeling African economies using the dynamic stochastic general equilibrium (DSGE) approach. We introduce several features relevant to...

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Part II Key Risks and Disputes Associated with International Mining Projects, 8 Financing Disputes

Henry G. Burnett and Louis-Alexis Bret.

in Arbitration of International Mining Disputes

Chapter. Subjects: Arbitration; Law. 22 pages. 11137 words.

This chapter discusses the three main types of financing for mining projects and their respective potential for international disputes. These main forms of financing are: equity financing,...

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An Optimal Contract for Monitoring Illegal Exploitation of Co-Managed Forests in Benin

Albert N. Honlonkou and Rashid Hassan.

in Environment and Development Economics

April 2014; p ublished online May 2014 .

Chapter. Subjects: Economic Development and Growth. 11266 words.

Benin’s forest reserves are seriously threatened by legal and illegal logging, among other activities. Since 1990, the government has adopted co-management as an institutional device to...

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Sourcing Mineral Resources—Problems and Solutions

Anthony Hartwell.

in Is the Planet Full?

May 2014; p ublished online June 2014 .

Chapter. Subjects: Economic Development and Growth. 10309 words.

This chapter delivers a mixed forecast for the impact of population growth on mineral resources. On one hand, technological advancement has allowed humans to extract resources from places...

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Jonathon W. Moses and Bjørn Letnes.

in Managing Resource Abundance and Wealth

May 2017; p ublished online June 2017 .

Chapter. Subjects: Macroeconomics and Monetary Economics. 5876 words.

It is common, if problematic, to refer to the Norwegian model of resource management as a blueprint for developing countries that wish to avoid the Paradox of Plenty. This introductory...

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A Test for the Resource Remobilization Hypothesis: Tree Sprouting using Carbohydrates from Above-ground Parts


in Annals of Botany

August 1998; p ublished online August 1998 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Ecology and Conservation; Evolutionary Biology; Plant Sciences and Forestry. 0 words.

To test the resource remobilization hypothesis, i.e. the hypothesis that some trees sprout from root-collars or from the lower part of trunks using resources obtained from above-ground parts...

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Seasonal changes in carbon and nitrogen compound concentrations in a Quercus petraea chronosequence

Angélique Gilson, Laure Barthes, Nicolas Delpierre, Éric Dufrêne, Chantal Fresneau and Stéphane Bazot.

Edited by Peter Millard.

in Tree Physiology

July 2014; p ublished online July 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Plant Sciences and Forestry. 9096 words.

Forest productivity declines with tree age. This decline may be due to changes in metabolic functions, resource availability and/or changes in resource allocation (between growth,...

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Energetic Cost of Insecticide Resistance in Culex pipiens Mosquitoes

in Journal of Medical Entomology

May 2011; p ublished online November 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Disease Ecology and Epidemiology; Entomology. 4371 words.

The extensive use of insecticides to control vector populations has lead to the widespread development of different mechanisms of insecticide resistance. Mutations that confer insecticide...

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resource curse

Mark Neal.

in A Dictionary of Business and Management in the Middle East and North Africa

P ublished online May 2019 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Business and Management; Middle Eastern Studies. 200 words.

A characterization of the negative consequences of a country possessing large mineral reserves. The term was first used by Richard Auty to express the ‘paradox of plenty’—that those states...

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