Advanced Introduction to Water Politics

In this authoritative Advanced Introduction, Ken Conca expertly examines the fundamentals of water politics, covering poverty, health and livelihoods alongside key areas such as water law, the environment, international politics and the ...

Author: Conca, Ken

Publisher: Edward Elgar Publishing

ISBN: 9781839102042

Category: Nature

Page: 160

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In this authoritative Advanced Introduction, Ken Conca expertly examines the fundamentals of water politics, covering poverty, health and livelihoods alongside key areas such as water law, the environment, international politics and the growing role of climate change in water governance

Advanced Introduction to Spatial Statistics

Water Politics Ken Conca Business Ethics John Hooker Employee Engagement Alan M. Saks and Jamie A. Gruman Governance Jon Pierre and B. Guy Peters Demography Wolfgang Lutz Environmental Compliance and Enforcement LeRoy C. Paddock ...

Author: Griffith, Daniel A.

Publisher: Edward Elgar Publishing

ISBN: 9781800372825

Category: Social Science

Page: 125

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This Advanced Introduction provides a critical review and discussion of research concerning spatial statistics, differentiating between it and spatial econometrics, to answer a set of core questions covering the geographic-tagging-of-data origins of the concept and its theoretical underpinnings, conceptual advances, and challenges for future scholarly work. It offers a vital tool for understanding spatial statistics and surveys how concerns about violating the independent observations assumption of statistical analysis developed into this discipline.

Advanced Introduction to New Institutional Economics

Water Politics Ken Conca Landmark Criminal Cases George P. Fletcher Business Ethics John Hooker Comparative Legal Methods Pier Giuseppe Monateri Employee Engagement Alan M. Saks and Jamie A. Gruman U.S. Environmental Law E. Donald ...

Author: Ménard, Claude

Publisher: Edward Elgar Publishing

ISBN: 9781789904499

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 200

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New institutional economics (NIE) is a powerful tool for understanding real world phenomena. This Advanced Introduction explores NIE’s answers to fundamental questions about the organization, growth and development of economies, such as why are some countries rich and others poor? Why are activities organized as firms or markets or through alternative organizational solutions? When are shared resources overexploited?

Advanced Introduction to Demography

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Author: Lutz, Wolfgang

Publisher: Edward Elgar Publishing

ISBN: 9781789901474

Category: Social Science

Page: 224

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Highlighting the power of multi-dimensional demography, this Advanced Introduction addresses the most consequential changes in our societies and economies using quantitative approaches. It defines three demographic theories with predictive power – demographic metabolism, transition and dividend – and repositions the discipline at the heart of social science.

Advanced Introduction to Sustainable Careers

... and Artificial Intelligence Woodrow Barfield and Ugo Pagello Politics of International Human Rights David P. Forsythe ... Geography Kevin R. Cox Maritime Law Paul Todd American Foreign Policy Loch K. Johnson Water Politics Ken Conca.

Author: Greenhaus, Jeffrey H.

Publisher: Edward Elgar Publishing

ISBN: 9781800881044

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 192

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This insightful Advanced Introduction provides a road map for building and maintaining a sustainable career. Delving into the meaning of a ‘sustainable career’, the book examines the factors that threaten a career’s sustainability, such as economic turbulence, changes in organizational practices, and advances in technology, offering actions that can be taken to overcome these threats and strengthen the sustainability of careers.

Advanced Introduction to Migration Studies

... A. Cunningham Politics of International Human Rights David P. Forsythe Community-based Conservation Fikret Berkes ... Cities Peter J. Taylor Water Politics Ken Conca Business Ethics John Hooker Employee Engagement Alan M. Saks and.

Author: Skeldon, Ronald

Publisher: Edward Elgar Publishing

ISBN: 9781789906578

Category: Social Science

Page: 176

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Providing a timely overview of the main issues and scholarship in migration studies, Ronald Skeldon examines the principal methods of migration and offers in-depth guidance on trends and types of population movements in today’s world. Key areas such as forced movements and refugees are considered, alongside voluntary migration, migration policy and the relationship between migration and development.

Advanced Introduction to Business Ethics

... Woodrow Barfield and Ugo Pagello Technology Policy Albert N. Link and James A. Cunningham Politics of International Human ... Foreign Policy Loch K. Johnson Cities Peter J. Taylor Water Politics Ken Conca Business Ethics John Hooker.

Author: Hooker, John

Publisher: Edward Elgar Publishing

ISBN: 9781800378568

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 160

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This concise and engaging Advanced Introduction provides the conceptual tools necessary to make ethical decisions in today’s business world. John Hooker provides an objective and closely-reasoned analysis of ethical issues based on a unified conceptual framework that distils the best of ethical thought into three clearly articulated principles: the generalization, utilitarian, and autonomy principles.

Advanced Introduction to Social Protection

... Woodrow Barfield and Ugo Pagello Technology Policy Albert N. Link and James A. Cunningham Politics of International Human ... Peter J. Taylor Water Politics Ken Conca Business Ethics John Hooker U.S. Environmental Law E. Donald Elliott.

Author: Midgley, James

Publisher: Edward Elgar Publishing

ISBN: 9781800376267

Category: Political Science

Page: 160

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Written by James Midgley, a leading authority on international social policy and social development, this Advanced Introduction offers a concise, readable and wide-ranging overview of how protection schemes such as social assistance, social insurance, employer mandates and social allowances promote social welfare by meeting peoples’ income needs and improving their living standards. It defines the field, traces its historical evolution, discusses the contribution of theories and ideologies and examines its impact on poverty.

Advanced Introduction to Financial Inclusion

... and Artificial Intelligence Woodrow Barfield and Ugo Pagello Politics of International Human Rights David P. Forsythe ... Geography Kevin R. Cox Maritime Law Paul Todd American Foreign Policy Loch K. Johnson Water Politics Ken Conca.

Author: Lensink, Robert

Publisher: Edward Elgar Publishing

ISBN: 9781839107214

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 200

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Taking a detailed tour through the emerging economic field of financial inclusion, this timely book charts the subtle conceptual shifts that gave rise to the focus on inclusivity in development finance, and provides an overview of key concepts, issues, and empirical findings. Diving into the crucial interaction of financial inclusion with gender, further chapters present new conceptual frameworks for thinking about these interactions, as well as discussing the impacts of gendered financial exclusion on both economic and empowerment outcomes.

Advanced Introduction to the Experience Economy

... Artificial Intelligence Woodrow Barfield and Ugo Pagello Politics of International Human Rights David P. Forsythe Technology ... Herbert M. Kritzer American Foreign Policy Loch K. Johnson Cities Peter J. Taylor Water Politics Ken Conca.

Author: Sundbo, Jon

Publisher: Edward Elgar Publishing

ISBN: 9781839103841

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 176

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Offering an extensive and coherent presentation of theory on the experience economy, this stimulating Advanced Introduction discusses what experiencing is and why people are seeking experiences. Jon Sundbo defines the experience concept in contrast to similar concepts such as culture and creative economies, and presents measurements of the value of the experience economy.