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What Do We Know about the Economic Situation of Women, and What Does It Mean for a Just Economy?

Simona Beretta

in The True Wealth of Nations: Catholic Social Thought and Economic Life

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
September 2010
ISBN:
9780199739813
eISBN:
9780199866120
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199739813.003.0010
Subject:
Religion, History of Christianity

The economic situation of women today provides a critical test of the efficiency and justice of our economic system. Christian anthropology provides the basis for a convincing, and convenient, way to ... More


Introduction

Jagdish Bhagwati

in India in Transition: Freeing the Economy

Published in print:
1993
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198288473
eISBN:
9780191684609
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198288473.003.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, South and East Asia

This chapter begins by discussing the reasons why this volume was created. It then details India's economic situation in the 1960s. Next, it tells of the author's account of the sad turn of events in ... More


Economic Well-being

Richard Alba and Nancy Foner

in Strangers No More: Immigration and the Challenges of Integration in North America and Western Europe

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
October 2017
ISBN:
9780691161075
eISBN:
9781400865901
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691161075.003.0003
Subject:
Sociology, Migration Studies (including Refugee Studies)

This chapter looks at the economic situations of the immigrants. They have uprooted themselves in the search for better economic prospects, but profound changes in the economic structures of the rich ... More


West Germany in Ruins: The Aftermath of Defeat

A. J. Nicholls

in Freedom with Responsibility: The Social Market Economy in Germany 1918-1963

Published in print:
2000
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198208525
eISBN:
9780191678059
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198208525.003.0007
Subject:
History, European Modern History

This chapter focuses on the economic situation of West Germany in the aftermath of defeat after World War II. Transport was badly hit, private dwellings and shops had also been destroyed in large ... More


Economic Patterns and Transitions in the Tibetan Autonomous Region

Rong MA

in Population and Society in Contemporary Tibet

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9789622092020
eISBN:
9789882207288
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Hong Kong University Press
DOI:
10.5790/hongkong/9789622092020.003.0006
Subject:
Society and Culture, Asian Studies

Considering how many studies have focused on Tibetan religion, history, traditional culture, the Han migration, human rights, and ethnic relations, much attention has yet to be given to Tibet's ... More


The Economic Aspect of the Household

T. N. Madan

in The Hindu Householder: The T.N. Madan Omnibus

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780198069409
eISBN:
9780199080038
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198069409.003.0009
Subject:
Sociology, Sociology of Religion

This chapter discusses the economic situation of the Pandit household. Topics covered include the traditional sources of household income; recent changes in the pattern of economic pursuits; ... More


“No Substantial Progress”: Blacks, the Economy, and Racial Polarization in the Late 1970s

Timothy J. Minchin and John A. Salmond

in After the Dream: Black and White Southerners since 1965

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780813129785
eISBN:
9780813135625
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Kentucky
DOI:
10.5810/kentucky/9780813129785.003.0010
Subject:
History, African-American History

Among other disappointments during Carter's administration one of the most apparent was the country's economic situation. Since African Americans were often susceptible to being laid off, they often ... More


Income inequalities and poverty among children and households with children in selected OECD countries

Howard Oxley, Thai-Thanh Dang, Michael F. Förster, and Michele Pellizzari

in Child well-being, child poverty and child policy in modern nations (Revised 2nd Edition): What do we know?

Published in print:
2001
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9781861342539
eISBN:
9781447301738
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781861342539.003.0016
Subject:
Sociology, Comparative and Historical Sociology

This chapter studies the changes that occurred in average incomes, poverty of children, and the distribution of incomes. It suggests some possible factors that support these changes, and analyses the ... More


Moving On Up

Dalton Conley

in Honky

Published in print:
2000
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780520215863
eISBN:
9780520921733
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520215863.003.0012
Subject:
Sociology, Race and Ethnicity

The author begins this chapter by discussing the improving economic situation of their household. He tells of his sister's experiences at school and narrates his mother's efforts to save money and ... More


The Smiles of the Blind

Wafaa EL Sadik and Rüdiger Heimlich

in Protecting Pharaoh's Treasures: My Life in Egyptology

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
September 2017
ISBN:
9789774168253
eISBN:
9781617978173
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
American University in Cairo Press
DOI:
10.5743/cairo/9789774168253.003.0009
Subject:
History, Ancient History / Archaeology

This concluding chapter focuses on the events that happened since the start of the Tahrir Revolution in January 2011. Egypt now have a new president, a new constitution, new parties, and new ... More


Alteration of economic situation

Miriam Gundt

in Unified Patent Protection in Europe: A Commentary

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
March 2021
ISBN:
9780198755463
eISBN:
9780191927706
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198755463.003.0540
Subject:
Law, Intellectual Property, IT, and Media Law

The applicant shall inform the Court promptly of any alteration in his economic situation.


Longer-term Consequences of the Great Recession on the Lives of Europeans

Agar Brugiavini and Guglielmo Weber (eds)

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
June 2014
ISBN:
9780198708711
eISBN:
9780191779572
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198708711.001.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Financial Economics

The great recession is changing the way many people live and the way they perceive their prospects for the near and more distant future. Its longer-term consequences will not be known for some time, ... More


Withdrawal of legal aid

Miriam Gundt

in Unified Patent Protection in Europe: A Commentary

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
March 2021
ISBN:
9780198755463
eISBN:
9780191927706
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198755463.003.0541
Subject:
Law, Intellectual Property, IT, and Media Law

Pursuant to para 1, the Court can withdraw legal aid at any time if the applicant’s economic situation alters during the proceedings. The applicant must be heard beforehand.


Title IV Provisions on Enhanced Cooperation

Marcus Klamert, Manuel Kellerbauer, and Jonathan Tomkin

in The EU Treaties and the Charter of Fundamental Rights: A Commentary

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
March 2021
ISBN:
9780198794561
eISBN:
9780191927874
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198759393.003.25
Subject:
Law, EU Law

Differences between MS’ willingness or capability to proceed on the common path to an ‘ever closer Union’ have existed since the creation of the EEC. First reflections on how to avoid that this ... More


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