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Israel and the World Economy: The Power of Globalization

Assaf Razin

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2018
ISBN:
9780262037341
eISBN:
9780262344234
Item type:
book
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262037341.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Political Economy

The book objective is two-fold: First, the book provides rigorous analysis of some of the major globalization episodes during the decade's long emergence of the economy of Israel. Second, the book ... More


Economic Cost of the Occupation to Israel

Shir Hever

in The Impacts of Lasting Occupation: Lessons from Israeli Society

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780199862184
eISBN:
9780199979950
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199862184.003.0011
Subject:
Psychology, Social Psychology

The chapter describes the economic costs of the occupation to Israeli society. It argues that, in monetary terms, funding the occupation has been the most expensive project undertaken by Israel since ... More


Introduction: Occupied and Occupiers—The Israeli Case

Daniel Bar-Tal and Izhak Schnell

in The Impacts of Lasting Occupation: Lessons from Israeli Society

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780199862184
eISBN:
9780199979950
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199862184.003.0001
Subject:
Psychology, Social Psychology

The introduction chapter presents a new conceptual general framework that analyses the relationship between the occupier and the occupied society. It suggests that an occupation cannot operate in ... More


Summing Up: Will Lessons Ever Be Learned?

David Sims and Timothy Mitchell

in Egypt's Desert Dreams: Development or Disaster?

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9789774166686
eISBN:
9781617976544
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
American University in Cairo Press
DOI:
10.5743/cairo/9789774166686.003.0009
Subject:
Sociology, Urban and Rural Studies

This chapter summarizes what little has been achieved in Egypt’s deserts to date, especially in terms of employment and livelihoods created, and the costs of such development efforts, both direct and ... More


Families That Fail: The Mechanisms and Labor of Productivity

Heather Hindman

in Mediating the Global: Expatria's Forms and Consequences in Kathmandu

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780804786515
eISBN:
9780804788557
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804786515.003.0003
Subject:
Anthropology, Anthropology, Global

Sending workers overseas is an expensive proposition and a great deal of research is invested in minimizing costs and maximizing returns of expatriate employees. This chapter explores the widely held ... More


Public-Sector Management is Complicated: Comment on Farrell

Joseph Heath

in Privatization: NOMOS LX

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2019
ISBN:
9781479842933
eISBN:
9781479857609
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9781479842933.003.0009
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

This chapter holds that the pre-history of this wave – the phase of “corporatization” of state-owned enterprises – served as the true driver of the changes Henry Farrell identifies, such as increased ... More


Introduction: Farewell to ‘Plato's Cave’

Bryce Evans

in Ireland during the Second World War: Farewell to Plato's Cave

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
May 2015
ISBN:
9780719089510
eISBN:
9781781707531
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719089510.003.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Comparative and Historical Sociology

Provides a comprehensive overview and criticism of every published work on Irish history during the Second World War. Details the unprecedented military and economic expansion of the Irish state ... More


Distribution of the Benefits and Costs of Canada’s Federal Official Languages Policy: Results for 2001

Maxime Leblanc Desgagné and François Vaillancourt

in The Economics of Language Policy

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
May 2017
ISBN:
9780262034708
eISBN:
9780262335980
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262034708.003.0005
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

The chapter is divided in three parts. The first describes the history of the main elements of the federal language policies then turns to the aggregate costs and benefits of the federal official ... More


Opening Remarks to the Jesuit Justice Conference, June 18, 2009

Rev. Jeffrey SJ Von Arx

in Transforming Ourselves, Transforming the World: Justice in Jesuit Higher Education

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2014
ISBN:
9780823254309
eISBN:
9780823260874
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823254309.003.0015
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

In this Chapter, the reader hears the challenges presented by Rev. Jeffrey von Arx, S. J. as he opened the conference at Fairfield University, “Transforming the World and Being Transformed.” ... More


Was It a Profitable Business?

Ralph Davis

in The Rise of the English Shipping Industry in the Seventeenth and Eighteenth Centuries

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9780986497384
eISBN:
9781786944467
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9780986497384.003.0017
Subject:
History, Maritime History

This penultimate chapter attempts to answer whether or not merchant shipping in the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries was a profitable enterprise. It first quantifies the costs of operating ships, ... More


Modelling ageing populations to 2030: financing long-term care in England

Michael Murphy, Ruth Hancock, Raphael Wittenberg, Bo Hu, Marcello Morciano, and Adelina Comas-Herrera

in The New Dynamics of Ageing Volume 1

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2018
ISBN:
9781447314721
eISBN:
9781447314745
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447314721.003.0002
Subject:
Sociology, Gerontology and Ageing

This chapter presents some findings from the research project ‘Modelling Needs and Resources of Older People to 2030’ (MAP2030). The project developed a set of projection models to estimate future ... More


Estimating Costs and Valuations of Non-Health Benefits in Cost-Effectiveness Analysis

Anirban Basu

in Cost-Effectiveness in Health and Medicine

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
November 2016
ISBN:
9780190492939
eISBN:
9780190492960
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190492939.003.0008
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health

This chapter examines the process of identifying, quantifying, and valuing the resource costs and non-pecuniary benefits associated with the use and consequences of healthcare interventions. The ... More


The varieties of plant behaviour

Anthony Trewavas

in Plant Behaviour and Intelligence

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
November 2014
ISBN:
9780199539543
eISBN:
9780191788291
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199539543.003.0009
Subject:
Biology, Plant Sciences and Forestry

This chapter describes the varieties of behaviour exhibited by plants, all of which indicates a remarkable degree of sensory perception, assessment, forecasting, and purpose. Higher plants can ... More


War Economics

Gilles Carbonnier

in Humanitarian Economics: War, Disaster, and the Global Aid Market

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
September 2016
ISBN:
9780190491543
eISBN:
9780190638467
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190491543.003.0004
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental

Starting with the humanitarian impact of the Nasdaq “dot.com bubble” in the DRC, this chapter analyses how war economics enhances our understanding of humanitarian crises and responses. It examines ... More


The KIA Claim: Costs of Financing Kuwait’s Reconstruction

Caroline Nicholas

in War Reparations and the UN Compensation Commission: Designing Compensation After Conflict

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
April 2015
ISBN:
9780199389735
eISBN:
9780199389759
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199389735.003.0013
Subject:
Law, Human Rights and Immigration, Public International Law

This chapter examines the adjudication of the largest single claim filed before the United Nations Compensation Commission (UNCC). This claim, submitted by the Kuwait Investment Authority, sought ... More


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