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- DocumentPakistan Institute of Development Economics, Pakistan, 1999The paper focuses on the universities and research institutes directly involved in higher education and training of economists. Recent trends indicate a preference for the subject of Economics. Furthermore, the quality of teaching and research has also deteriorated.DocumentPakistan Institute of Development Economics, Pakistan, 1999The energy sector is considered an important source of revenue generation for the government. However, given the price-elastic energy demand structure, the revenue-generating potential of this sector may be limited.DocumentPakistan Institute of Development Economics, Pakistan, 1999Demand for high number of children is believed to be a major reason for high fertility levels in Pakistan.DocumentSouthern African Regional Institute for Policy Studies, Zimbabwe, 2000Examines the three main types of electoral systems, namely single-member plurality, single-member majoritarian and proportional representation in the context of their use in Southern Africa.DocumentUnited Nations [UN] Research Institute for Social Development, 2000The first section of this paper considers AIDS in the context of widespread and worsening poverty.DocumentThe Authority for the Protection of Special Areas, [Ankara, Turkey], 2000This article explores the natural resources of Turkey, which are suffering in the present global environmenatal crisis. To remedy such very complicated problems and obstacles in the region, the governments of the Mediterranean countries approved a Mediterranean Action Plan (MAP) in 1975. Afterwards, together with European Community (EC) the member countries signed Barcelona Convention.Document
Specially protected area management - towards a sustainable resource management and settlement development in TurkeyThe Authority for the Protection of Special Areas, [Ankara, Turkey], 2000This article deals with sustainable resource management and settlement development in Turkey.Conclusions:It is beneficial that there is, with regard to protected areas management in Turkey, one central administrative body, APSA the national agency, in charge of managing the all SPAs (Specially Protected Areas) in the territoryAPSA can establish and coordinate its own policies anDocumentBangladesh Centre for Advanced Studies, 1997The paper challenges the concept of scarcity as a water supply availability and demand problem. It argues that water scarcity is a problem where there is a failure to gain access to the service (or services) that water resources provide. The issue is not just of water quantity, but of water quality and socio-economic conditions of stakeholders.Document
Foodgrain marketing and food distribution system in relation to achieving food security in BangladeshBangladesh Centre for Advanced Studies, 2000The study's objectives were:Assessing the availability and quantity of foodgrains in the selected markets in three districts Assessing the temporal and locational variation of prices of foodgrains at different markets (primary, assembly and secondary markets)Understanding the foodgrain marketing systems (the nature and level of integration among the markets); Investigating theDocumentBangladesh Centre for Advanced Studies, 1998The paper challenges the simplistic concept of population as an aggregate of consuming units, putting stress increasingly on the natural resources leading to environmental degradation. It argues that the inter-relationship between population and environment is more complex and multi-dimensional.