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Saltsjöbaden V - Taking international air pollution policies into the future
			: Gothenburg 24-26 June 2013

Saltsjöbaden V - Taking international air pollution policies into the future : Gothenburg 24-26 June 2013 »

Series: Nordic Council of Ministers

Author(s): Anna Engleryd , Peringe Grennfelt , Ulrika Håård , and John Munthe

Publisher: Nordic Council of Ministers

Publication Date: 01 June 2013

ISBN: 9789289326421

Keywords: Nordic, Norden, Baltic, Baltics, Scientists, Air Pollution Science, Long-range Transboundary Air Pollution, European Commission, CLRTAP, Arctic Council

24-26 June 2013, 130 leading international policy makers, scientists, experts and others met at an international workshop in Gothenburg, Sweden, in order to discuss and outline future directions in air pollution sc...

Interaction between climate change, air pollution and related impacts

Interaction between climate change, air pollution and related impacts »

Series: Nordic Council of Ministers

Publisher: Nordic Council of Ministers

Publication Date: 01 June 2008

ISBN: 9789289317917

Keywords: Nordic, Norden, Baltic, Baltics, Recommendations from a Workshop, Climate Scientists, Air Pollution, Interaction between Climate Change, Air Pollution and Related Impacts, Copenhagen

This report contains the discussions and recommendations from a workshop held in Copenhagen 28-29 August 2008, where climate scientists and air pollution scientist from the Nordic countries were gathered to discuss...

Analysis, occurrence, and toxicity of ß-methylaminoalanine (BMAA)
			: A risk for the consumer?

Analysis, occurrence, and toxicity of ß-methylaminoalanine (BMAA) : A risk for the consumer? »

Series: Nordic Council of Ministers

Publisher: Nordic Council of Ministers

Publication Date: 01 June 2007

ISBN: 9789289315418

Keywords: Nordic, Norden, Baltic, Baltics, Cyanobacteria Living in Symbiosis, Produce the Non-protein Amino Acid –;methylaminoalanine, American Scientists, Chamorro People, Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS), Parkinsons Dementia (PD)

In 2005 an international research team reported that cyanobacteria living in symbiosis with plants or living free in lakes and oceans are able to produce the non-protein amino acid -methylaminoalanine, also known a...

The Crisis and Miss Emily’s Perceptions

The Crisis and Miss Emily’s Perceptions »

Source: The Crisis and Miss Emily's Perceptions

Series: Departmental Papers / Policy Papers

Author(s): Luc Leruth , and Pierre Nicolas

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 19 November 2010

ISBN: 9781462327331

Keywords: Global Financial Crisis 2008-2009, paper, monetary policy, probability, scientists, financial sector

The Crisis and Miss Emily's Perceptions draws an analogy between the theme and the characters in Faulkner's short story "A Rose for Emily" and the global financial crisis. In Faulkner's story, all the characters tr...

CHAPTER 1 Introduction

CHAPTER 1 Introduction »

Source: The Crisis and Miss Emily's Perceptions

Series: Departmental Papers / Policy Papers

Author(s): Luc Leruth , and Pierre Nicolas

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 19 November 2010

ISBN: 9781462327331

Keywords: Global Financial Crisis 2008-2009, paper, monetary policy, probability, scientists, financial sector

In one of his short stories, 1 William Faulkner presents an eccentric maiden lady living in a town in the south of the United States, completely withdrawn from a world that has ch...

CHAPTER 2 Perceptions

CHAPTER 2 Perceptions »

Source: The Crisis and Miss Emily's Perceptions

Series: Departmental Papers / Policy Papers

Author(s): Luc Leruth , and Pierre Nicolas

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 19 November 2010

ISBN: 9781462327331

Keywords: Global Financial Crisis 2008-2009, paper, monetary policy, probability, scientists, financial sector

For several decades now, researchers have shown an interest in studying biases that affect the perception of events by economic and other actors. Without pretending to survey the entire field of literature o...

CHAPTER 3 Academics

CHAPTER 3 Academics »

Source: The Crisis and Miss Emily's Perceptions

Series: Departmental Papers / Policy Papers

Author(s): Luc Leruth , and Pierre Nicolas

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 19 November 2010

ISBN: 9781462327331

Keywords: Global Financial Crisis 2008-2009, paper, monetary policy, probability, scientists, financial sector

Theoretical models used by academics specializing in social sciences and other sciences exhibit at least two features that are rarely found in the real world: they are simple and perfectly consistent. There...

CHAPTER 4 The Private Sector

CHAPTER 4 The Private Sector »

Source: The Crisis and Miss Emily's Perceptions

Series: Departmental Papers / Policy Papers

Author(s): Luc Leruth , and Pierre Nicolas

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 19 November 2010

ISBN: 9781462327331

Keywords: Global Financial Crisis 2008-2009, paper, monetary policy, probability, scientists, financial sector

The world of finance has witnessed the most flagrant abuses, and therefore we will use it to illustrate our argument. It is clear that the private sector has suffered greatly from “denial of reality,” for ex...

CHAPTER 5 The Authorities

CHAPTER 5 The Authorities »

Source: The Crisis and Miss Emily's Perceptions

Series: Departmental Papers / Policy Papers

Author(s): Luc Leruth , and Pierre Nicolas

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 19 November 2010

ISBN: 9781462327331

Keywords: Global Financial Crisis 2008-2009, paper, monetary policy, probability, scientists, financial sector

As already noted, the crisis broke out to the obvious surprise of almost everyone, including governments, and the hasty debate over the solution for dealing with the crisis quickly revealed internal tensions...

CHAPTER 6 The Public at Large

CHAPTER 6 The Public at Large »

Source: The Crisis and Miss Emily's Perceptions

Series: Departmental Papers / Policy Papers

Author(s): Luc Leruth , and Pierre Nicolas

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 19 November 2010

ISBN: 9781462327331

Keywords: Global Financial Crisis 2008-2009, paper, monetary policy, probability, scientists, financial sector

The collective uproar asserting that the public is the principal victim of the seamy financial machinations of traders and corrupt CEOs (who continue to profit from the system), is virtually unanimous. As th...