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Desired formality: Labor migration, black markets, and the state in Chile.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Focaal. 2022, Issue 94, p115-128. 14p.

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Abstract: Formal work is essential to gain legal residence in Chile and the reason why Latin American and Caribbean migrants purchase fake contracts on the black market. Drawing on ethnographic fieldwork with migrant Haitian women applying for work visas in Sant...

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Shadow care infrastructures: Sustaining life in post-welfare cities.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Progress in Human Geography. Oct2022, Vol. 46 Issue 5, p1165-1184. 20p. 1 Chart.

Abstract: Economic restructuring and welfare reform are driving new forms of urban poverty in the global north. Shadow care infrastructures is a new frame for conceptualising the complex and interconnected practices through which marginalised people seek surviva...

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Tokyo's Black Markets as an Alternative Urban Space: Occupation, Violence, and Disaster Reconstruction.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Journal of Urban History. Sep2022, Vol. 48 Issue 5, p1046-1065. 20p.

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Abstract: Black markets emerged at every corner in cities across Japan immediately after World War II. They spread rapidly due to the collapse in the distribution and rationing system. The government's weakened control resulted in tolerance of the markets and oc...

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Fake anabolic androgenic steroids on the black market – a systematic review and meta-analysis on qualitative and quantitative analytical results found within the literature.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): BMC Public Health. 7/17/2022, Vol. 22 Issue 1, p1-15. 15p. 8 Charts.

Abstract: Objective: Supraphysiologic doses of anabolic androgenic steroids (AAS) are widely used to improve body image and sport performance goals. These substances can easily be acquired over the internet, leading to a substantial black market. We reviewed lit...

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"Burning money" and institutional decline during Zimbabwe's hyperinflation.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Applied Economics; Oct2022, Vol. 54 Issue 48, p5605-5621, 17p, 1 Diagram, 3 Charts, 4 Graphs

Abstract: Copyright of Applied Economics is the property of Routledge and its content may not be copied or emailed to multiple sites or posted to a listserv without the copyright holder's express written permission. However, users may print, download, or email a...

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GEOGRAPHIES OF CAPITALISM IN ROMANIAN POSTCOMMUNIST LITERATURE AND FILM: VILLAGES, CITIES, MARKETS.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Revista Transilvania. 2022, Issue 5, p90-95. 6p.

Abstract: This article analyses the ways in which the rural – understood in its double nature, of traditional mythological space, and of degraded periphery of the urban – was both instrumentalized by the cultural and political discourses within Romanian postcomm...

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Can the Black Market Be Stopped?

Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): Entrepreneur. Mar2020, Vol. 48 Issue 2, p56-59. 4p. 1 Color Photograph.

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Abstract: Despite cannabis being legal and highly regulated in many states, legitimate entrepreneurs are struggling to compete with marijuana's black market. And this, in turn, has galvanized cannabis entrepreneurs to tackle the biggest problem facing the indust...

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A Tale of two narratives: assessing the sociological hypothesis of the appeal of the US dollar in Argentina.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Quality & Quantity; Oct2022, Vol. 56 Issue 5, p3519-3537, 19p

Abstract: Copyright of Quality & Quantity is the property of Springer Nature and its content may not be copied or emailed to multiple sites or posted to a listserv without the copyright holder's express written permission. However, users may print, download, or ...

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Investigating the emerging black market of retail email account hacking services: Hack for Hire.

Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): Communications of the ACM. Dec2019, Vol. 62 Issue 12, p32-37. 6p. 4 Color Photographs, 3 Graphs.

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Abstract: The article discusses what is identified as a burgeoning black market of email hacking services for hire. The article examines the tactics employed by computer experts in identifying such services, legal and ethical concerns regarding identifying hacki...

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Price formation within Egypt's wheat tender market: Implications for Black Sea exporters.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Agricultural Economics. Sep2021, Vol. 52 Issue 5, p819-831. 13p.

Abstract: Black Sea wheat exporters, led by Russia, dominate Egypt's wheat imports via a tender system. The tenders are managed by the GASC and their outcomes are communicated worldwide by financial news agencies. Building on a transaction‐specific dataset on GA...

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