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    • The Scope and Future Prospects : Oregon's Ecosystem Management Industry 

      Beltram, James; Evans, Rock; Hibbard, Michael; Luzzi, James (Ecosystem Workforce Program, Institute for a Sustainable Environment, University of Oregon, 2001)
      Reports the findings of a joint study by the Organization for Economic Initiatives, Inc. (OEI) and the Ecosystem Workforce Program (EWP) at the University of Oregon (UO). OEI is an Oregon 501(c) 3 non-profit corporation ...
    • Sustainable communities & ecotourism in Uganda: the Katonga Wetlands Conservation Project 

      Ringer, Gregory D., 1951- (1998-06)
      Perhaps more than any other region of the world, Africa’s dependence on natural resources makes it especially vulnerable to environmental change. To confront the growing social and natural problems, many sub-Saharan ...
    • A Tale of Two Shares: The Relationship between the 

      Gray, Jo Anna; Stockard, Jean; Stone, Joe A. (Joe Allan), 1948- (University of Oregon, Dept of Economics, 2004-06-01)
      We develop a model of fertility and marriage that implies a magnified effect of marriage rates on the share of births to unmarried women. For U.S. data, plots and regression estimates support the prediction that the share ...
    • Taxes, Government Expenditures, and State Economic Growth: The Role of Nonlinearities 

      Bania, Neil; Gray, Jo Anna (University of Oregon, Dept of Economics, 2006-06)
      Barro’s (1990) model of endogenous growth implies that economic growth will initially rise with an increase in taxes directed toward “productive” expenditures (e.g., education, highways, and streets), but will subsequently ...
    • Tourism in Cambodia, Laos and Myanmar: from terrorism to tourism? 

      Ringer, Gregory D., 1951-; Hall, C. Michael (Butterworth-Heinemann, 2000)
      The emerging Southeast Asian nations of Cambodia, Laos, and Myanmar (Burma) are undergoing substantial change. Desperately seeking economic growth, these impoverished nations have been ravaged by decades of civil war from ...
    • Wilderness images of tourism and community 

      Ringer, Gregory D., 1951- (Elsevier, 1996)
      International tourism is now the dominant force in the world economy and consequently, is heavily promoted as a source of funding sustainable community development. Developing and marketing communities as tourist destinations ...