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Top-Down Accountability, Social Unrest, and Anticorruption in China.

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):American Review of Public Administration. Aug2022, Vol. 52 Issue 6, p423-438. 16p.

Abstract:What motivates front-line officials to curtail corruption? We contend that performance management can reinforce top-down accountability in authoritarian governments and help contain corruption at the local level. Drawing on a nationally representative ...

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Civil unrest and firm performance: Evidence from Chile.

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):Economics & Business Letters. Sep2022, Vol. 11 Issue 3, p118-124. 7p.

Abstract:This investigation considers the recent civil unrest in Chile to determine whether these increase or decrease the performance of companies. Using a panel composed of 99 non-financial firms listed on the Santiago de Chile Stock Exchange during the perio...

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Impact of labour unrest and skilled workforce in host country on inflow of foreign direct investment – a case of Taiwan, ROC.

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):International Journal of Manpower. 2022, Vol. 43 Issue 6, p1469-1484. 16p.

Abstract:Purpose: In this paper, the authors examined the changes in labour unrest and labour quality brought by high labour standards over a considerable period in Taiwan. Then, the authors studied the role of these changes in predicting the inflow of foreign ...

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Fault lines for unrest in the Pacific: Youth, livelihoods and land rights in driving and mitigating conflict.

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):Asia Pacific Viewpoint. Aug2022, Vol. 63 Issue 2, p278-289. 12p.

Abstract:Instances of civil unrest and disorder have pockmarked the mainly peaceful functioning of multiple Pacific states in recent decades. This paper examines factors which can be seen as fault lines for predicting and mitigating such unrest, with a particul...

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METAMORFOSES DO TRABALHO NO ESTADO DO MATO GROSSO - BRASIL.

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):Revista Tamoios. jan-jun2022, Vol. 18 Issue 1, p117-143. 27p.

Abstract:O objetivo deste artigo é investigar traços fundamentais do processo de formação da classe trabalhadora subordinada ao agronegócio no estado do Mato Grosso. Com base em uma revisão bibliográfica acerca da região e em dados dos Censos Demográficos e da ...

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State formation, social unrest and cultural distance: Brigandage in post-unification Italy.

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):Journal of Economic Growth. Sep2022, Vol. 27 Issue 3, p453-483. 31p.

Abstract:What determines violent reaction during state formation processes? To address this question, we exploit the uprisings that occurred when southern Italy was annexed to Piedmont during Italian unification in the 1860s. We assemble a novel dataset on epis...

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Ukraine Latest: NATO Chief Warns of Testing Winter, Civil Unrest.

Publication Type:Periodical

Source(s):Bloomberg.com. 9/7/2022, p1-4. 4p.

Abstract:NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg said the war in Ukraine is "entering a critical phase" and warned of a tough winter ahead for members of the military alliance that could include "energy cuts, disruptions and perhaps even civil unrest." [ABSTRAC...

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Citizen Strike Breakers: Volunteers, Strikes, and the State in Britain, 1911–1926.

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):Labour History Review (Liverpool University Press). 2022, Vol. 87 Issue 2, p109-140. 32p.

Abstract:This article provides the first systematic historical study of volunteer strike-breaking across a relatively broad time frame, focusing specifically on the period between 1911 and 1926. These years bore witness to the largest industrial conflict in Bri...

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Compensating for Instability? Economic Openness, Threat of Social Unrest, and Welfare Provision in China.

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):Studies in Comparative International Development. Jun2022, Vol. 57 Issue 2, p171-197. 27p. 5 Charts, 1 Graph.

Abstract:How does increased integration to the global economy affect patterns of social provision at the local level? This study investigates the impact of economic openness on the subnational variation of welfare provision in China. Examining welfare expansion...

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A case of Holy cow: religion, politics and culture in assamese feature film Goru.

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):South Asian Popular Culture. Oct2022, Vol. 20 Issue 3, p287-302. 16p.

Abstract:The bovine has been the cause of conflict in the Indian sub-continent for the past few centuries owing to religious and cultural sentiments associated with it. This apparent irreconcilable conflict is localised in the binary of religious mannerism espo...

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