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Additive Damages, Fat-Tailed Climate Dynamics, and Uncertain Discounting
This paper in applied theory argues that there is a loose chain of reasoning connecting the following three basic links in the economics of climate change: 1) additive disutility damages may be appropriate for analyzing ...
Managing Unwanted Intrusive Thoughts In Obsessive Compulsive Disorder: Relative Effectiveness Of Suppression, Focused-Distraction, and Acceptance
Suppression is one of various mental control techniques that people may use to manage unwanted thoughts. Evidence suggests that it is at best unsustainable and at worst counterproductive. This leads to the question: If ...
The Pleasant and the Useful: Pilgrimage and Tourism in Habsburg Mariazell
(Cambridge University Press, 2009)
Essentials of Behavioral Research: Methods and Data Analysis
(McGraw Hill, 2008)
The Architecture of Inclusion: Evidence from Corporate Diversity Programs
(Harvard University, Harvard Law School, 2007)
Diversity Management in Corporate America
(Sage Publications, 2007)
Do America's costly diversity-management programs work? Some do and some don't. The best idea is to assign clear responsibility for change.
Reflections on Liberalism
(Taylor & Francis, 2003)
How do nation-states in the twenty-ﬁrst century, nation-states increasingly forced to come to terms with the ethnic heterogeneity of their citizens, deal with the problem of cultural difference? How, in particular, does ...
Generics and the Ways of Normality
(Springer Verlag, 2008)
I contrast two approaches to the interpretation of generics such as ‘ravens are black:’ majority-based views, on which they are about what is the case most of the time, and inquiry-based views, on which they are about a ...
Slow Slip Predictions Based on Granit and Gabbro Friction Data Compared to GPS Measurements in Northern Cascadia
(American Geophysical Union, 2009)
For episodic slow slip transients in subduction zones, a large uncertainty in comparing surface deformations predicted by forward modeling based on rate and state friction to GPS measurements lies in our limited knowledge ...