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Calculating Comparable Statistics from Incomparable Surveys, with an Application to Poverty in India
Applied economists are often interested in studying trends in important economic indicators, such as inequality or poverty, but comparisons over time can be made impossible by changes in data collection methodology. We describe ...
An inhospitable port in the storm: Recent clandestine West African migrants and the quest for diasporic recognition
(The Situated Politics of Belonging, 2006-01-01)
Future shock: the inevitable impact of a "new generation of patron" on theological libraries
(American Theological Library Association Summary of Proceedings, 2006-01-01)
Are Exchange Rates Really Random Walks? Some Evidence Robust To Parameter Instability
Many authors have documented that it is challenging to explain exchange rate fluctuations with macroeconomic fundamentals: a random walk forecasts future exchange rates better than existing macroeconomic models. This paper ...
Conformal geometry and 3-plane fields on 6-manifolds
(RIMS Kokyuroku, 2006-07)
Some remarks on G2-structures
(Proceedings of Gökova Geometry-Topology Conference 2005Gökova Geometry/Topology Conference, 2006)
This article consists of loosely related remarks about the geometry of G2-structures on 7-manifolds, some of which are based on unpublished joint work with two other people: F. Reese Harvey and Steven Altschuler. After some ...
Subacute effects of transgenic Cry1ab Bacillus thuringiensis corn litter on the isopods Trachelipus rathkii and Armadillidium nasatum.
(Environmental toxicology and chemistry / SETAC, 2006-10)
Laboratory studies were conducted to investigate the subacute effects of transgenic Cry1Ab corn leaf material containing Bacillus thuringiensis (Bt) protein on the terrestrial isopods Trachelipus rathkii and Armadillidium ...
Subacute effects of CrylAb Bt corn litter on the earthworm Eisenia fetida and the springtail Folsomia candida
(Environmental Entomology, 2006-08)
"A Diasporic Practice Goes Back to Africa"
(Anthropology News, 2006-05)