Tuesday, September 22, 2020
Tags Business/economics

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What comes after COVID-19? Special issue in the journal Population and...

At this alarming time, when the COVID-19 pandemic is on everyone's mind, a new special issue in the open-access peer-reviewed journal Population...

Comparisons of organic and conventional agriculture need to be better, say...

The environmental effects of agriculture and food are hotly debated. But the most widely used method of analysis often tends to overlook...

UMass Amherst biostatistician lends expertise to white house coronavirus task force

A University of Massachusetts Amherst biostatistician who directs the UMass-based Flu Forecasting Center of Excellence was invited by the White House Coronavirus...

Majority in national survey against separating immigrant families at US/Mexico Border

A clear majority of participants in a national survey about the zero-tolerance policy on the United States/Mexico border strongly opposed separating immigrant families and...

Long-term analysis shows GM cotton no match for insects in India

Genetically modified (GM) Bt cotton produces its own insecticide. The seeds were introduced in India in 2002 and today account for 90%...

TEL-D

German researchers at Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz (JGU) and Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin found that even a short test can reliably predict students'...

Moving beyond ‘defensive medicine’

Doctors face tough choices during difficult childbirths -- often involving the decision of whether to perform a cesarean section operation. And in the background...

Corporate social irresponsibility: Which cases are critically reported — and which...

Print media do not report corporate misconduct - such as environmental offences, corruption, or the violation of social standards - consistently and independently. Instead,...

Piracy takes greater toll on small Persian gulf energy exporters

DURHAM, N.C. - Tanker traffic through the Strait of Hormuz can decline for up to two years after a piracy attack, a...

Shimmer and ClearSky announce partnership to improve analysis of wearable sensor...

CAMBRIDGE, MA and YORK, ENGLAND - June 19, 2019 - Shimmer Research, a global leader in wearable technology for research applications, and...