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Genetic Diversity, Population Density, and Per Capita Income
In an article published in 2013, Ashrof and Gaylor claim to have empirically established the hypothesis that degree of genetic heterozygosity within a population, as a function of migratory distance from East Africa, has ...
Neurophysiology of Visual-Motor Learning during a Simulated Marksmanship Task in Immersive Virtual Reality
(25th IEEE Conference on Virtual Reality and 3D User Interfaces, VR 2018 - Proceedings, 2018-08-24)
© 2018 IEEE. Immersive virtual reality (VR) systems offer flexible control of an interactive environment, along with precise position and orientation tracking of realistic movements. Immersive VR can also be used in conjunction ...
Intimate Communities Wartime Healthcare and the Birth of Modern China, 1937-1945
Intimate Communities is not only a major contribution to the histories of medicine, gender, emotion, and nationalism, but even more importantly, it opens up exciting horizons by making visible and exploring the surprising ...
The Philippines in the Automotive Global Value Chain
This report uses the Duke CGGC Global Value Chain (GVC) framework to examine the role of the Philippines in the global automotive industry and identify opportunities for upgrading. The country’s strength in the sector is ...
Global Value Chain Analysis: A Primer, 2nd Edition
The first edition of Global Value Chain Analysis: A Primer was released five years ago (May 2011) in order to provide an overview of the key concepts and methodological tools used by Duke University’s Center on Globalization, ...
La promoción del trabajo decente en las cadenas mundiales de suministro en América Latina y el Caribe: Principales problemas, buenas prácticas, lecciones aprendidas y visión política
El informe se basa en una revisión documental, aprovechando estudios existentes sobre las cadenas mundiales de suministro (CMS), para examinar sus impactos e implicaciones en el desarrollo de las empresas nacionales, su ...
Promoting Decent Work in Global Supply Chains in Latin America and the Caribbean: Key Issues, Good Practices, Lessons Learned and Policy Insights
The report is based on a desk-based review, drawing upon existing studies of global supply chains (GSCs) to examine their impacts and implications for the development of domestic firms, their contribution to productive ...
Assessing the Risks and Opportunities of Participation in Global Value Chains
(Achieving Workers’ Rights in the Global Economy, 2016-05-10)