• race crime
     Abstract This study explores the effect of various factors on the crime rate in the US. The model is estimated using the OLS procedure and a cross-sectional data set across the fifty states in 2000. The four variables that are found to have significant coefficients are police expenditures per...
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  • immigration
    detrimental effects on the economy caused by the increasing number of immigrants. Also, nationally there have been problems in society with immigrants. But there are other views on immigration, stating that multiculturalism is increased and it strengthens society. Immigration has many different effects on a...
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  • Wolves in Sweden: Small Review of Population Genetics and Social Acceptance
    Biodiversity and Conservation Biology II course Project work Wolves in Sweden: small review of population genetics and social acceptance Raimondas 2011 Norwegian University of Science and Technology INTRODUCTION Wolf management usually is very similar in most countries in the world. Feared...
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  • Marine Ecology Study Guide
    more developed stage; developing young spends less time in water column 3. Direct developers: parent retains fertilized egg in its body or in a large egg case until it hatches as a small version of an adult * Larvae: independent, morphologically different stages developing from fertilized eggs...
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  • ‘In today’s world there are more reasons than ever to be an environmental optimist.’ Critically discuss.
    improving, that pollution in the richer countries is decreasing and that population growth is evidence of economic success not human failure. I will define an environmental pessimist as someone who is concerned with the growing population, tropical deforestation, climate change, increasing air pollution in...
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  • The Positive and Negative Effects of Globalisation on Dubai
    The Positive And Negative Effects Of Globalisation On Dubai Alexander Cochrane Charles Pillsbury Allen High School The earliest recorded mention of Dubai is in 1095, in the Book of Geography by the Spanish-Arab geographer Abu Abdullah al-Bakri (Dubai-Architecture, N.D.). In 1966 the discovery of...
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  • Envio Facts 2001, Girardet 1996
    The negative effects of urbanisation outweigh the positive. To what extent do you agree with this statement? About urbanisation, maybe different academic circles have different perceive, they depends their specialized characteristics to definition. But in general condition, urbanisation likely the...
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  • Effect of Lion Fish on Reefs
    features and deadly poison. Lionfish are indigenous to the Pacific Ocean; however, they have recently invaded the Atlantic Ocean and are growing in population at an uncontrollable rate. Marine biologists and even everyday snorkelers fear the dangers of these fish and have even started taking the matters...
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  • Studennt
    POPULATION AND ECONOMIC GROWTH Pasa Ugyel 100766, 5th semester Population Studies, PS 352 Leishipem Khamrang ABSTRACT Population growth has a substantial impact on economic development. There are two schools of thought regarding this issue. One school of economic thought maintains...
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  • China Case Study
    Case Study 1: China Population Classification: Overpopulated Location: China is located in the northern hemisphere, and forms the Eastern Part o the continent of Asia. It is the second largest country in the world. It has 23 sub-regions, called provinces and its capital city is Beijing, located...
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  • Use of Knowledge
    Heterogeneous effects from school competition: New evidence from Norway Hans Bonesrønninga, , Linn Renée Naperb aNorwegian University of Science and Technology, Norway bCentre for Economic Research at NTNU, Norway Date of submission: February 12., 2008 Abstract: We examine whether potential...
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  • japan facts
    Asia Population Asia is the world’s largest and most populous continent and consists of over four billion people. People come from all over to become a part of the large population. Although, it may seem cool to live in a large country, it also brings negative and positive effects. Asia’s...
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  • Habitat Fragmentation
    the human population across the globe. It is important to understand what affect this has on species both in the short, and the long term and particularly on the biodiversity of species. Habitat fragmentation can result in a range of genetic consequences for populations, as small populations are more...
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  • Aashi
    Lindén EFFECTS OF POPULATION GROWTH ON ECONOMIC GROWTH IN ASIAN DEVELOPING COUNTRIES Pham Thi Ngoc Trang Tran Hoang Hieu 1 ABSTRACT Date: Level: Authors: 2011 - 06 - 02 C-Thesis in Economics Pham Thi Ngoc Trang (880225 – 6829) Tran Hoang Hieu (890808 – T097) Title: Effects of Population growth...
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  • Is Immigration “Good” for Business Environment
    has a great impact on a country’s economy, its benefits and costs have been hotly debated. This essay will focus the economic effects of immigration into United Kingdom. Large-scale immigration has been a essential factor that contributes to a healthy UK economy and society and is encouraged to flow...
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  • Teenage Pregnancy: Our Fault or Their Fault?
    usage. II ABSTRACT The population and poverty nexus is not new but remains an important development issue for many countries. Recent research has added the crucial dimension of vulnerability to poverty to the debate on the determinants of the welfare status of a population. But the issue of vulnerability...
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  • China’s One Child Policy is said to have created a generation of ‘Little Emperors’. Assess the consequences of most families having only one or two children.
    only one or two children. China's one-child family policy has had a great effect on the lives of nearly a quarter of the world's population for a quarter of a century, after it was introduced in 1979. One of the effects is often referred to as “Little Emperor’s Syndrome”, which is when the only child...
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  • Soc103 Lecture Notes
    * * Population: Functionalism: Talks about overpopulation as a serious global concern. The field of demography is functionalist. States that food supplies grow additively (linear relation) and people grow exponentially (an exponential relation) and thus eventually the population will outgrow...
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  • Jetblue Airways
    segment 1_ the increasing in population: this is a positive trend the U.S. airline industry is a very large and growing market 2_ the aging population: the U.S. population has had a positive effect on the airline industry 3_ the geographic distribution: the U.S. is a large country and most of the people...
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  • Measuring Cost Efficiency of Universal Service Providers
    enjoy cost advantages over potential entrants because of access to large delivery networks. The amount of volume serviced and the degree of scale economies dictates, to a large extent, the size of this advantage. When the advantage is large, consequential limits to competition may mean that mailer benefits...
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