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Gasoline Prices, Government Support, and the Demand for Hybrid Vehicles in the U.S.
the determinants in the demand for hybrid vehicles and examine government programs that aim to promote the adoption of these vehicles. We find that hybrid vehicle sales in 2006 would have been 37 percent lower had gasoline ...
Serotonin transporter genotype modulates social reward and punishment in rhesus macaques
(PLoS ONE, 2009)
Background: Serotonin signaling influences social behavior in both human and nonhuman primates. In humans, variation upstream of the promoter region of the serotonin transporter gene (5-HTTLPR) has recently been shown to ...
A partnership framework for geospatial data preservation in North Carolina
(Library Trends, 2009-07-31)
The North Carolina Geospatial Data Archiving Project (NCGDAP) is a joint project of the NC State University Libraries and the NC Center for Geographic Information and Analysis focusing on collection and preservation of state ...
From genes to ecosystems: an emerging synthesis of eco-evolutionary dynamics
(New Phytol, 2009)
Burqa in Vogue: Fashioning Afghanistan
(Journal of Middle East Women's StudiesJournal of Middle East Women's Studies, 2009-12)
A Comparison of the Wellbeing of Orphans and Abandoned Children Ages 6–12 in Institutional and Community-Based Care Settings in 5 Less Wealthy Nations
Background -- Leaders are struggling to care for the estimated 143,000,000 orphans and millions more abandoned children worldwide. Global policy makers are advocating that institution-living orphans and abandoned children ...
Under the sign of the Virgen de Tránsito
Following the 1996 treaty ending decades of civil war, how are Guatemalans reckoning with genocide, especially since almost everyone contributed in some way to the violence? Meaning "to count, figure up" and "to settle rewards ...
Vanilloid receptor TRPV1-mediated phosphorylation of ERK in murine adjuvant arthritis
(Osteoarthritis and Cartilage, 2009-02)