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social time preference

Overview page. Subjects: Economics.

The value that society places on present consumption relative to future consumption. The rate of social time preference can be used in cost–benefit analysis to discount future benefits and...

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social time preference

John Black, Nigar Hashimzade and Gareth Myles.

in A Dictionary of Economics

January 2009; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Economics. 55 words.

The value that society places on present consumption relative to future consumption. The rate of social time preference can be

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social time preference

John Black, Nigar Hashimzade and Gareth Myles.

in A Dictionary of Economics

January 2017; p ublished online January 2017 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Economics. 55 words.

The value that society places on present consumption relative to future consumption. The rate of social time preference can be

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social time preference

Edited by John Black, Nigar Hashimzade and Gareth Myles.

in A Dictionary of Economics

January 2012; p ublished online May 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Economics. 56 words.

The value that society places on present consumption relative to future consumption. The rate of social time preference can be used in ...

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social time preference

Overview page. Subjects: Economics.

The value that society places on present consumption relative to future consumption. The rate of social time preference can be used in cost–benefit analysis to discount future benefits and...

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Time-Inconsistent Preferences and Social Security

Ayşe İmrohoroğlu, Selahattin İmrohoroğlu and Douglas H. Joines.

in The Quarterly Journal of Economics

May 2003; p ublished online May 2003 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Economics. 0 words.

In this paper we examine the role of social security in an economy populated by overlapping generations of individuals with time-inconsistent preferences who face mortality risk, individual...

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time preference

Overview page. Subjects: Economics.

The preference for immediate consumption over an equal amount of consumption at a time in the future. Time preference in this sense is a consequence of an individual's (or society's)...

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Birds of a Feather Sing Together*

Noah Mark.

in Social Forces

December 1998; p ublished online December 1998 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Social Sciences. 0 words.

This article presents an ecological theory of musical preference. A core idea of the theory is that musical forms depend on people for their existence. The theory argues that people are a...

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Exploring Social Rights: Between Theory and Practice

Ana Paula Barbosa.

in European Journal of International Law

November 2008; p ublished online November 2008 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Public International Law. 1326 words.

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part-time work

Edited by John Black, Nigar Hashimzade and Gareth Myles.

in A Dictionary of Economics

January 2012; p ublished online May 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Economics. 105 words.

Working for fewer than the number of hours per week normal for full-time workers in the country and occupation concerned. This may suit the preferences of employers or employees. Employers...

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Part-Time Work and Work Hour Preferences. An International Comparison

Rudi Wielers, Maria Münderlein and Ferry Koster.

in European Sociological Review

February 2014; p ublished online August 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Sociology. 7374 words.

The goal of this article is to explain cross-country differences in over- and under-employment. The focus is on the effects of the growth of part-time work. We argue and demonstrate that...

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The behavioural economics of climate change

Kjell Arne Brekke and Olof Johansson-Stenman.

in Oxford Review of Economic Policy

January 2008; p ublished online January 2008 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Economic Development and Growth; Public Economics; Political Economy; Public Policy. 9287 words.

This paper attempts to bring some central insights from behavioural economics into the economics of climate change. In particular, it discusses (i) implications of prospect theory, the...

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Social Security, Right to, International Protection

Angelika Nußberger.

Reference Entry. Subjects: Public International Law; International Law; Law. 6526 words.

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The Politics of Intergroup Attitudes

Brian Nosek, Mahzarin R. Banaji and John T. Jost.

in Social and Psychological Bases of Ideology and System Justification

August 2009; p ublished online May 2009 .

Chapter. Subjects: Social Psychology. 9528 words.

Ideologies that underlie concepts of ethnocentrism, authoritarianism, system justification, social dominance, and morality shape minds in sufficiently deep ways to bring about (a)...

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Simple Heuristics in a Social Game

Ralph Hertwig, Urs Fischbacher and Adrian Bruhin.

in Simple Heuristics in a Social World

November 2012; p ublished online January 2013 .

Chapter. Subjects: Social Psychology. 10758 words.

The dominant behavior observed in social games such as the ultimatum game, the dictator game, and public good games violates the classical assumption in economics of purely selfish...

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10 The Emergence of Class Politics and Class Voting in Post‐Communist Russia

Geoffrey Evans and Stephen Whitefield.

in The End of Class Politics?

September 1999; p ublished online November 2003 .

Chapter. Subjects: Comparative Politics. 8945 words.

The second chapter examines a country whose post‐communist experience has been very different from that of the relatively advantaged Czechs, and examines the emergence of class divisions to...

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Historical Institutionalism and Experimental Methods

Sven Steinmo.

in The Oxford Handbook of Historical Institutionalism

March 2016; p ublished online May 2016 .

Article. Subjects: Politics; Comparative Politics; Political Methodology. 7850 words.

Although a core insight of historical institutionalism (HI) is that history affects actors’ beliefs, values and preferences, it is difficult to test these propositions directly. This...

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Arbitrator’s Conduct on Social Media

Suar Sanubari.

in Journal of International Dispute Settlement

September 2017; p ublished online January 2017 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Arbitration; Private International Law and Conflict of Laws; Public International Law; Settlement of Disputes. 12133 words.

ABSTRACT

This article proposes a revision to the ‘Green List’, sections 4.3.1 and 4.4.4 of the International Bar Association (IBA) Guidelines on Conflicts of...

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Mate choice plasticity in a coral reef fish

Sebastian Wacker, Sara Östlund-Nilsson, Elisabet Forsgren, Cait Newport and Trond Amundsen.

in Behavioral Ecology

January 2016; p ublished online April 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Ecology and Conservation; Evolutionary Biology; Zoology and Animal Sciences; Animal Behaviour and Behavioural Ecology. 11228 words.

Mate choice and intrasexual mating competition are the processes that drive sexual selection and can be interrelated in multiple ways. Female preference may be altered by exposure to...

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Lack of Antidepressant Effects of Low-Voltage-Sensitive T-Type Calcium Channel Blocker Ethosuximide in a Chronic Social Defeat Stress Model: Comparison with (<i>R</i>)-Ketamine

Zheng Tian, Chao Dong, Kai Zhang, Lijia Chang and Kenji Hashimoto.

in International Journal of Neuropsychopharmacology

P ublished online August 2018 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Clinical Pharmacology and Therapeutics; Neurology; Psychiatry; Neuroscience. 3298 words.

Abstract

Background

A recent study demonstrated that low-voltage-sensitive T-type calcium channel blocker...

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Social solidarity and preferences on welfare institutions across Europe

Béla Janky.

in Reinventing Social Solidarity Across Europe

October 2011; p ublished online May 2012 .

Chapter. Subjects: Social Movements and Social Change. 5647 words.

This chapter discusses the solidarity patterns and preferences of welfare institutions across Europe, focusing on people's attitudes towards the dilemma of public (i.e. state) versus...

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