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    Implications of the Uruguay Round Agreement on Tanzania's development

    Economic and Social Research Foundation, Tanzania, 2000
    This policy document provides an assessment of key aspects of the Uruguay Round of direct relevance to Tanzania.Policy recommendations:Improve the international competitiveness and level of productivity of goods and servicesEnsure greater government involvement in economic management without interfering with the rules of the marketDevelop inter-linkages within regional an
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    Aid, development and democracy in Lesotho, 1966-1996

    Southern African Regional Institute for Policy Studies, Zimbabwe, 1999
    The paper examines historical trends and patterns of aid and unravels its interface with development and democracy in Lesotho. It identifies three different periods and considers the characteristics of each.
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    Should think tanks do policy implementation in developing countries?: Lessons from Argentina

    Centro de Implementacion de Politicas Publicas para la Equidad y el Crecimiento / Center for the Implementation of Public Policies Promoting Equity and Growth, Argentina, 2000
    The paper argues that there is a key role for think tanks dedicated to policy implementation in developing countries. In particular, there is a bridge between research centers and policymakers that is not always crossed effectively. Furthermore, many good ideas fail to become policy due to lack of dedication to implementation by traditional think tanks.
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    Conditions of teaching and research in Economics: some preliminary findings

    Pakistan Institute of Development Economics, Pakistan, 1999
    The paper focuses on the universities and research institutes directly involved in higher education and training of economists. Recent trends indicate a preference for the subject of Economics. Furthermore, the quality of teaching and research has also deteriorated.
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    Demand for energy and the revenue impact of changes in energy prices

    Pakistan Institute of Development Economics, Pakistan, 1999
    The energy sector is considered an important source of revenue generation for the government. However, given the price-elastic energy demand structure, the revenue-generating potential of this sector may be limited.
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    Fertility preferences and behaviour: a case study of two villages in the Punjab, Pakistan

    Pakistan Institute of Development Economics, Pakistan, 1999
    Demand for high number of children is believed to be a major reason for high fertility levels in Pakistan.
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    Electoral systems and political stability in Southern Africa

    Southern African Regional Institute for Policy Studies, Zimbabwe, 2000
    Examines the three main types of electoral systems, namely single-member plurality, single-member majoritarian and proportional representation in the context of their use in Southern Africa.
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    AIDS in the context of development

    United Nations [UN] Research Institute for Social Development, 2000
    The first section of this paper considers AIDS in the context of widespread and worsening poverty.
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    Specially protected areas in Turkey: the authority for the protection of special areas

    The Authority for the Protection of Special Areas, [Ankara, Turkey], 2000
    This article explores the natural resources of Turkey, which are suffering in the present global environmenatal crisis. To remedy such very complicated problems and obstacles in the region, the governments of the Mediterranean countries approved a Mediterranean Action Plan (MAP) in 1975. Afterwards, together with European Community (EC) the member countries signed Barcelona Convention.
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    Specially protected area management - towards a sustainable resource management and settlement development in Turkey

    The Authority for the Protection of Special Areas, [Ankara, Turkey], 2000
    This article deals with sustainable resource management and settlement development in Turkey.Conclusions:It is beneficial that there is, with regard to protected areas management in Turkey, one central administrative body, APSA the national agency, in charge of managing the all SPAs (Specially Protected Areas) in the territoryAPSA can establish and coordinate its own policies an

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