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Author: OECD
Publisher: OECD Publishing
Keywords: issue, sustainable, development, special, sti, volume, review
Number of Pages: 224
Published: 2000-03-21
ISBN-10: 9264161791
ISBN-13: 9789264161795

Private and public investments in the development and diffusion of clean technologies are key to achieving sustainable development goals. What is the role of government vs. that of industry? How can governments encourage enterprises to adopt ...

Author: Environmental Protection Agency
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: safety, food, pesticides
Number of Pages: 62
Published: 2004-08-30
ISBN-10: 0788101242
ISBN-13: 9780788101243

A set of articles that discuss food safety as an issue of crisis in public confidence, answer specific questions about the issue, how EPA assesses dietary risk from pesticides and acts to reduce them, etc. Also presents views from consumers and farmers on the issue, and includes a six-page feature designed for young children. Drawings, black and white photos.

Author: JENESIS Magazine
Publisher: JENESIS Magazine
Keywords: april, magazine, jenesis
Number of Pages: 80
Published: 2010-03-31
eBookDB-ID: MJM1004100

It’s a CELEBRATION! This 37th issue marks our 3 Year Anniversary and what better to start off the month than with an interview from Phonte of Little Brother. Also included in this issue is: Mateo, Those Girls Are Wild, LAx Paperboys, RA the MC, Sherlack Stacks, and more! Thank you readers for your support!

Author: Hnin Hnin Pyne
Publisher: World Bank Publications
Keywords: alcohol, latin, america, problems, caribbean, related, dimensions, consumption, gender
Number of Pages: 56
Published: 2002-01-01
ISBN-10: 0821351257
ISBN-13: 9780821351253

While the World Bank has included the issue of alcohol consumption and production on its' agenda for the past ten years, it has not included gender dimensions in the issue. By focusing on alcohol consumption in Latin America and the Caribbean, the instances of death, disease and domestic violence arising from alcoholism were tracked.This study recommends an approach to dealing with the damage done by alcohol consumption and production that goes beyond controlling its' availability. Specifically the measures recommended include: increasing knowledge through research; developing indicators to me

Author: Ramsey Campbell
Publisher: Wildside Press LLC
Keywords: spring, tales, weird
Number of Pages: 134
Published: 1982-03
ISBN-10: 0809532204
ISBN-13: 9780809532209

Weird Tales #304 is a special John Brunner issue, with 3 stories by Brunner and an interview. Also includes short fiction by Tanith Lee, Ramsey Campbell, S.P. Somtow, and many more. All artwork in this issue is by Featured Artist Jill Bauman.

Author: European Conference of Ministers of Transport
Publisher: OECD Publishing
Keywords: economic, development, transport, tables, round, ecmt
Number of Pages: 200
Published: 2002-09-18
ISBN-10: 9282112977
ISBN-13: 9789282112977

The linkage between transport and economic development is a highly contentious issue which has generated considerable debate and an abundant literature. There is a firmly-held belief among politicians that investment in transport infrastructure promotes economic development and, by extension, employment. However, this belief is not borne out by scientific analysis, which would seem to indicate that the impact of this type of investment on employment and economic development remains limited, at least in developed countries, and at the purely regional level can even prove negative. The Round Tab

Author: OECD
Publisher: OECD Publishing
Keywords: issue, science, technology, indicators, new, special, review, volume, sti
Number of Pages: 208
Published: 2002-02-19
ISBN-10: 9264175814
ISBN-13: 9789264175815

Science and technology policies have recently undergone deep-seated change, with an increasing focus on human resources, on objectives based on outputs instead of inputs, and on the role of firms. At the same time, new data sources have been set up or have become accessible to statisticians (labour force statistics, patent data, innovation surveys). In this context, Ministers of Science and Technology of Member countries asked the OECD to develop new indicators which would more closely reflect the move towards a knowledge-based economy and the impact of policies in the S&T field. This last iss
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