Methods and Applications
An increasing amount of the literature pays close attention to the problem of capital account liberalization in developing countries. This book conveys cutting-edge results while providing a general, yet simple analysis framework, enriched with practical experiences from developing countries and...
To Be Published May 31st 2015 by CRC Press
Modeling and Empirical Analysis in China
Energy, just like labor and capital, is universally acknowledged to be the fundamental production factor and strategic resource of an industrial society. China’s sustained rapid economic growth has resulted in its ever-growing energy import dependency, especially oil. Meanwhile, world energy...
Published August 31st 2009 by CRC Press
Theory, Research, and Application
This volume contains contributions from 24 internationally known scholars covering a broad spectrum of interests in cross-cultural theory and research. This breadth is reflected in the diversity of the topics covered in the volume, which include theoretical approaches to cross-cultural research,...
Published January 25th 2009 by Psychology Press
Series: Principles of Social Psychology
As the speed of globalization accelerates, world cultures are more closely connected to each other than ever before. But what exactly is culture? It seems to be involved in all psychological processes, but can its psychological consequences be studied scientifically? How can cultural differences be...
Published July 26th 2006 by Psychology Press
A Special Issue of Personality and Social Psychology Review
This special issue addresses the nature, development, and consequences of a variety of lay theories for group perception and behavior. The articles illuminate the structural, functional, and dynamic properties of lay theories, as well as their scope. Addressing the development of the theories from...
Published April 30th 2001 by Psychology Press