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Hyperboloid Discounting of Delayed Outcomes: Magnitude Effects and the Gain-Loss Asymmetry
For more than 20 years, a plethora of research has been conducted on the discounting of delayed rewards. In contrast, there has been relatively little research on the discounting of delayed aversiveExpand
Dimensions of ‘Vernacular’ Pedagogy
What counts as appropriate and relevant teaching and learning in post-colonial settings is seldom accounted for in terms of ‘indigenous’ or ‘vernacular’ classroom practices. The pervasiveness ofExpand
Emerging Pedagogies of Linguistic and Cultural Continuity in Papua New Guinea
This paper explores issues of linguistic and cultural continuity in vernacular education in the south pacific state of Papua New Guinea (PNG). It draws from an ongoing ethnographic study of theExpand
Global Cooperation Among G20 Countries: Responding to the Crisis and Restoring Growth
Since the unfolding of the 2008 global financial crisis, the G20 has played a major role in coordinating macroeconomic policies of major economies and reviving the world economy. As the world’sExpand
Europe’s Unresolved Crisis
The euro crisis has exposed the structural weaknesses of Europe’s model of growth and the differences within the region, and has made evident the deficiencies in the governance of EMU. Countries inExpand
Global Financial Safety Nets
Having made the jump to national balance sheets, global financial markets enabled the crisis to spread rapidly across national boundaries. The nature of crisis propagation and contagion in theExpand