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Will it Last? An Assessment of the 2001 German Pension Reform

Bonin, Holger

In May 2001, Germany adopted a fundamental pension reform cutting back public pensions and introducing personal pension accounts. The paper critically reviews the reform decisions and evaluates their long-term viability. It is shown that the adjustment of the Public Pension Scheme misses the proclai...

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The welfare state evolves: German Knappschaften, 1854 - 1923

Jopp, Tobias Alexander

This paper reviews the German miners' model of mutual insurance from its introduction in 1854 to its basic reformation in 1923. Its core feature was the provision of cash benefits for compensation of income losses due to temporary sickness and permanent invalidity or death of the bread-winner. The c...

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The welfare state evolves : German Knappschaften, 1854 - 1923

Jopp, Tobias Alexander

This paper reviews the German miners’ model of mutual insurance from its introduction in 1854 to its basic reformation in 1923. Its core feature was the provision of cash benefits for compensation of income losses due to temporary sickness and permanent invalidity or death of the bread-winner. The c...

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The role(s) of intellectual property Rights for innovation: a review of the empirical evidence and implications for developing countries

Léger, Andréanne

The role patents play for innovation is not clear, but patenting activity has increased in the last decades. This article reviews the empirical evidence on traditional and novel roles of patents to assess their impacts on innovation in developing countries. It shows that patents are not likely to su...

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The effects of ethnic and social segregation on children and adolscents recent research and results from a German multilevel study

Oberwittler, Dietrich; Wissenschaftszentrum Berlin für Sozialforschung gGmbH

"This paper, in a first part, reviews current literature on the effects of ethnic and social segregation on children and adolescents. In a second part, it reports results of an empirical study on this issue conducted by the author in two German cities. In recent research, the effects of segregation ...

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The German banking system and the global financial crisis: Causes, developments and policy responses

Bleuel, Hans-H.

Germany's banking sector has been severely hit by the global financial crisis. In a German context as of February, 2009, this paper reviews briefly the structure of the banking industry, quantifies effects of the crisis on banks and surveys responses of economic policy. It is argued that policy desi...

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The Business of Reviews

Bradfield, P.; Australian Institute of Agricultural Science
1994-01-01

German National Library of Science and Technology (GetInfo) (German)

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Sozialpolitik: Konzepte, Theorien und Wirkungen

Köppe, Stephan; Starke, Peter; Leibfried, Stephan

Das Arbeitspapier richtet sich an alle, die einen Einstieg in die Sozialpolitikforschung suchen und bietet einen Überblick über die zentrale Konzeptionen, Theorien und Wirkungen von Sozialpolitik. Sozialpolitik war von jeher ein schillernder Begriff und entzieht sich einer allumfassenden Definition,...

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Sozialpolitik - Konzepte, Theorien und Wirkungen

Köppe, Stephan; Starke, Peter; Leibfried, Stephan; Zentrum für Sozialpolitik, Universität Bremen

"Das Arbeitspapier richtet sich an alle, die einen Einstieg in die Sozialpolitikforschung suchen und bietet einen Überblick über die zentrale Konzeptionen, Theorien und Wirkungen von Sozialpolitik. Sozialpolitik war von jeher ein schillernder Begriff und entzieht sich einer allumfassenden Definition...

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Rubella Virus Replication and Links to Teratogenicity

Lee, Jia-Yee; Bowden, D. Scott

Rubella virus (RV) is the causative agent of the disease known more popularly as German measles. Rubella is predominantly a childhood disease and is endemic throughout the world. Natural infections of rubella occur only in humans and are generally mild. Complications of rubella infection, most commo...

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Professor John Bessant CV

Bessant, John

John Bessant is Professor of Innovation Management at the School of Management, Cranfield University. He graduated from Aston University with a degree in Chemical Engineering in 1975 and later obtained a PhD for work on innovation within the chemical industry. After a spell in industry he took up fu...

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Petilla terminology : nomenclature of features of GABAergic interneurons of the cerebral cortex

Ascoli, Giorgio A.; Alonso-Nancclares, Lidia; Anderson, Stewart A.; Barrionuevo, German; Benavides-Piccione, Ruth

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Molekulare Analyse von Tumorsuppressorgen-Kandidaten auf Chromosom 10 in Tumoren des Nervensystems

Köhler, Benjamin

Deletionen des Chromosoms 10 stellen eine häufige Veränderung in unterschiedlichen Tumoren des Nervensystems dar. Sie finden sich u.a. in der Mehrzahl der Glioblastome, aber auch in Subgruppen von atypischen und anaplastischen Meningeomen sowie Medulloblastomen. Der häufige Verlust von genetischem M...

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Mechanisches memorieren und chiffrieren um 1430 : Johannes Fontanas Tractatus de instrumentis artis memorie / Kranz, Horst; Oberschelp, Walter. Boethius, 59. Franz Steiner Verlag, Stuttgart, 2009. 167 pp. C38.00. ISBN 978-3-515-09296-8

Hogendijk, J.P.

This book contains a critical edition, with German translation, of a short Latin treatise which the authors call Tractatus de instrumentis artis memorie. It is the third part of the Secretum de thesauro experimentorum ymaginationis hominum by Johannes (or Giovanni) Fontana (ca. 1390--ca. 1455), who ...

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Managing Urban Disaster Risk: Analysis and Adaptation Frameworks for Integrated Settlement Development Programming for the Urban Poor

Wamsler, Christine

The damage caused by the dramatic worldwide increase in ‘natural’ disasters is staggering, with the poor in developing countries being most at risk. Disasters make their already precarious living conditions worse, creating a vicious circle of poverty from which they find it hard to escape. To achiev...

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Investeringar i kommunal infrastruktur: Förutsättningar för en målfokuserad investeringsverksamhet

Fjertorp, Jonas

Capital assets in local infrastructure constitute an overbearing concern for society, with the generation of benefits for the population being its prime purpose. Nevertheless, the conditions for the capital investment activities within local governments are diffuse. Which different kinds of investme...

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Insecurities about crime in Germany, Austria and Switzerland: a review of research findings

Gerber, Monica M.; Hirtenlehner, Helmut; Jackson, Jonathan

This paper reviews the research literature on insecurities about crime in Germany, Austria and Switzerland. Making criminological studies written in German accessible to the wider European community, we first document how insecurities about crime have been conceptualised and measured in these three ...

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I can't remember your honor : offenders who claim amnesia.

Cima, M.; Merckelbach, Harald; Nijman, H.; Knauer, E.; Hollnack, S.

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Governance-Ansätze in der Steuerungsdiskussion: Steuerung und Selbstregulierung unter den Bedingungen fortschreitender Internationalisierung

Botzem, Sebastian

Ziel des vorliegenden Papiers ist es, das Governance-Konzept an die deutsche Steuerungsdiskussion anzuschließen und es auf seinen analytischen Gehalt hin zu überprüfen. Sowohl tatsächliche Veränderungen im Verhältnis von Politik und Gesellschaft als auch die Entwicklungen der Steuerungsdiskussion ha...

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Governance-Ansätze in der Steuerungsdiskussion Steuerung und Selbstregulierung unter den Bedingungen fortschreitender Internationalisierung

Botzem, Sebastian; Wissenschaftszentrum Berlin für Sozialforschung gGmbH

"Ziel des vorliegenden Papiers ist es, das Governance-Konzept an die deutsche Steuerungsdiskussion anzuschließen und es auf seinen analytischen Gehalt hin zu überprüfen. Sowohl tatsächliche Veränderungen im Verhältnis von Politik und Gesellschaft als auch die Entwicklungen der Steuerungsdiskussion h...

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Financial development and economic growth: evidence from ten new EU members

Caporale, Guglielmo Maria; Rault, Christophe; Sova, Robert; Sova, Anamaria

This paper reviews the main features of the banking and financial sector in ten new EU members, and then examines the relationship between financial development and economic growth in these countries by estimating a dynamic panel model over the period 1994-2007. The evidence suggests that the stock ...

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Consumer Behaviour, Motives and Perceptions when Selecting a Destination: A Study of German Tourists in Ireland.

Conway, Ann; Ruddy, Joseph

This paper reviews tourists' beaviour and deals with the motives and perceptions of tourists towards a holiday destination selection. It was based on a research study conducted over a two year period on over 1,000 German tourists in Ireland in 1997, for pleasure and leisure activities. The result...

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Consumer Behaviour, Motives and Perceptions when Selecting a Destination: A Study of German Tourists in Ireland.

Conway, Ann T; Ruddy, Joseph

This paper reviews tourists' beaviour and deals with the motives and perceptions of tourists towards a holiday destination selection. It was based on a research study conducted over a two year period on over 1,000 German tourists in Ireland in 1997, for pleasure and leisure activities. The results...

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Children's Gestures from 18 to 30 months

Andrén, Mats

This thesis concerns the nature of the gestures performed by five Swedish children. The children are followed from 18 to 30 months of age: an age range which is characterized by a rapid succession of developmental changes in children's abilities to communicate by means of both spoken language and ge...

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And then there were four ...: How many (and which) measures of active labor market policy do we still need?

Eichhorst, Werner; Zimmermann, Klaus F.

Through the Hartz reforms, German active labor market policy was fundamentally restructured and has since been systematically evaluated. This paper reviews the recent evaluation findings and draws some conclusions for the future setup of active labor market policies in Germany. It argues in favor of...

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Alcohol Use in Swedish Halls of Residence

Ståhlbrandt, Henrietta

In the year 2000, the alcohol habits of 1460 Swedish university students living in residence halls were assessed. The students had a mean age of 23.8 years, and 64% were male. The results from this baseline assessment show that the mean AUDIT score (± sd) was 10.3 ± 5.2 for males and 8.1 ± 4.7 for f...

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Sauter, P.C.C.

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"Ein neuer Weg des Films": Joseph Roth's reviews of documentary films

Hughes, Jon

Joseph Roth touched on film in around 80 of his articles in the 1920s and 1930s. His attitudes towards the new medium, and documentaries in particular, are examined.

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