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Measuring Success in Mediation
The present paper critiques the tendency to rely on settlement rate as the prevailing criterion measure for evaluating mediation. Instead, a multi-dimensional framework is offered, utilizing a decision tree approach. If ...
Employment and Statistical Discrimination: A Hands-on Experiment
The purpose of this experiment is to illustrate the economic inefficiencies that result from discriminatory hiring practices as well as outline the economic rationale that exists for statistical discrimination to occur. ...
The Note Issue Paradox in the Free Banking Era
In recent years a number of papers have appeared offering explanations of the long-noted, long-unresolved note issue paradox in both the free and national banking eras. Some have argued that previous profit calculations ...
Hip-Abductor Fatigue and Single-Leg Landing Mechanics in Women Athletes
CONTEXT: Reduced hip-abductor strength and muscle activation may be associated with altered lower extremity mechanics, which are thought to increase the risk for anterior cruciate ligament injury. However, experimental ...
Gerard Justin Ferrari's Political Clay
A presentation of works from sculptor Gerard Justin Ferrari's Gizmology series. Early works in the series were described as "political cartoons in the third dimension." More recent pieces embody raw anger rather than satire, ...
Can SFX Replace your Homegrown Periodicals Holding List?: How the University of Wisconsin-La Crosse made the transition
(Haworth Press, 2005)
Ex Libris? SFX software is widely known for its context-sensitive linking capabilities, but it can also provide a searchable and browseable interface to a library?s print and electronic journal holdings data. After five ...
A Locally Created ERM : How and Why We Did It
(Information Today Inc., 2008-09)
Teaching international trade with experimental economics
Features an experimental strategy to help students better understand the process of international trade, an important but misunderstood topics in the economic curriculum. Comparative advantage and opportunity cost; Principles ...