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Geodesically reversible Finsler 2-spheres of constant curvature
(Inspired by S. S. Chern---A Memorial Volume in Honor of a Great MathematicianNankai Tracts in Mathematics, 2006)
A Finsler space is said to be geodesically reversible if each oriented geodesic can be reparametrized as a geodesic with the reverse orientation. A reversible Finsler space is geodesically reversible, but the converse need ...
Global Commodity Chains, Market Makers, and the Rise of Demand- Responsive Economies
(Frontiers of Commodity Chain Research, 2009)
(Encyclopedia of Perception, 2009)
Single Neurons and Primate Behavior
(Methods in Mind, 2009)
Introduction: The apparel industry and North American economic integration
The economic and social consequences of international trade agreements have become a major area of inquiry in development studies in recent years. As evidenced by the energetic protests surrounding the Seattle meeting of ...
(Encyclopedia of Neuroscience, 2009)
The Superior Colliculus and the Cognitive Control of Movement
(The New Cognitive Neurosciences, 2000)
Pseudo-Reimannian metrics with parallel spinor fields and vanishing Ricci tensor
(Global analysis and harmonic analysis (Marseille-Luminy, 1999)Séminaires et Congrès, 2000)
I discuss geometry and normal forms for pseudo-Riemannian metrics with parallel spinor fields in some interesting dimensions. I also discuss the interaction of these conditions for parallel spinor fields with the condition ...
NAFTA and the apparel commodity chain: Corporate strategies, interfirm networks, and industrial upgrading
(Free Trade & Uneven Development: North American Apparel Industry After Nafta, 2009-12-01)
The apparel industry is one of the oldest and largest export industries in the world, with global trade and production networks that connect firms and workers in countries at all levels of economic development. This chapter ...