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American History; Environmental Studies; Education; Government Information: State and Local
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1 online resource.
The California NGO search engine is a compilation of Web sites from non-profits, community based organizations (CBOs), policy institutes, research centers, and think tanks conducting and publishing research on issues of concern to the state of California. It is a growing search engine with 758 included sites as of July, 2012. Organizations included in the search focus primarily on the following areas: Community and Economic Development; Criminal Justice; Education; Energy; Environment; Health; Housing and Homelessness; Human Rights; Labor and Workplace issues; Planning and Land Use; Poverty; Public Interest Law; Science and Technology; Social Services; Transportation; Water; Urban design; Urban studies; Voting and Elections. This search engine is maintained by James Jacobs (jrjacobs AT stanford DOT edu) and Kris Kasianovitz (krisk11 AT stanford DOT edu), government information librarians at Stanford University Library. Please contact us for questions or suggested additions to the search engine.
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Economics and Business; Engineering; History of Science and Technology; Education
Video
1 online resource : sound, color
A free online archive of entrepreneurship resources for teaching and learning. This collection, which includes thousands of videos and podcasts, is browsable by topic, keyword and collection. The mission of the project is to support and encourage faculty around the world who teach entrepreneurship to future scientists and engineers, as well as those in management and other disciplines.
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Statistical and Numeric Data; Government Information: International and Foreign; Agriculture, Forestry, and Wildlife; Earth Sciences; Environmental Studies
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CD-ROMs : col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Contains over 1 million time-series records covering international statistics in: production, trade, food-balance sheets, food aid shipments, fertilizer and pesticides, land use and irrigation, forest and fishery products, agricultural machinery, and population among others.
Green Library
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Economics and Business; Government Information: International and Foreign
Journal/Periodical
v. : ill. ; 29 cm.
Green Library, SAL1&2 (on-campus shelving), SAL3 (off-campus storage)
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Economics and Business; Technology
IT, telecommunications, and consumer technology market research and analyst reports. Stanford subscription does not include data products (Tracker, IT Executive Suite, Custom Solutions, Spending Guides, Black Book data), and Industry Insights reports.
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1 online resource
Provides OECD and selected non-OECD country statistics on energy prices and taxes by energy source in the main consuming sectors. Users can build statistical tables based on specific variables, view and print reports as multidimensional tables or graphs, and download statistical data in IVT, XLS and CSV formats for use with Beyond 20/20's statistical software, Microsoft Excel or other programs.
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Provides annual historical energy data from the four IEA/OECD Energy Statistics and Energy Balances, containing data for the 30 OECD Member countries and more than 100 non-OECD countries. Users can build statistical tables based on specific variables, view and print reports as multidimensional tables or graphs, and download statistical data in IVT, XLS and CSV formats for use with Beyond 20/20's statistical software, Microsoft Excel or other programs.
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Government Information: State and Local
This database contains inclusionary housing policies, e.g. ordinances, zoning, or information from General Plans Housing Elements, for cities and counties in California. The database provides summaries of policy characteristics for each city and county. Users may search for these summaries by geographical location, jurisdiction name or by more than 30 other characteristics or criteria. For example, users can use our geographical portal to search for jurisdictions with an inclusionary housing policy within specific counties, regions or the entire state. Alternatively, users could search for inclusionary housing policies based on common characteristics such all jurisdictions with population between 50,000 and 100,000 that have mandatory ordinances, require 15% to 20% of units be affordable to low- and moderate-income households, and allow land dedications or payment of in-lieu fees. In addition, each summary provides a link to the jurisdiction's full policy. A glossary defines key terms.
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Statistical and Numeric Data; Economics and Business; Government Information: International and Foreign
Journal/Periodical
CD-ROMs : ill. ; 4 3/4 in.
Green Library
Database topics
Economics and Business; Government Information: International and Foreign; Statistical and Numeric Data
Main ILO database on labour statistics covering household incomes and expendture statistics, economically active population (data since 1945), employment, unemployment, employment by sex for detailed occupational groups (1970-2000), public sector employment, statistical sources and methods, hours of work, wages, labour cost, consumer prices, occupational injuries and strikes and lockouts (data since 1969). It is the main ILO statistical database and has statistics published in the Yearbook of Labour Statistics, the October Inquiry and the Bulletin of Labour Statistics. It also includes estimates and projections of the economically active population.
"View and extract data and metadata for over 200 countries or territories from LABORSTA, an International Labour Office database on labour statistics operated by the ILO Bureau of Statistics."
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History; Sociology; Medicine; Political Science; Toxicology and Chemical Safety
The Legacy Tobacco Documents Library (LTDL) contains more than 11 million documents (60+ million pages) created by major tobacco companies related to their advertising, manufacturing, marketing, sales, and scientific research activities. Legacy Tobacco Documents Library (LTDL) offers integrated searching of tobacco industry documents from a variety of companies. Through the support of the American Legacy Foundation, the LTDL will maintain this data through a permanent, stable interface. These collections are comprised of tobacco industry documents from the late nineteenth century up through the present with the bulk of the collections dated 1950 through 2002. MSA Collections (Major Tobacco Companies): British American Tobacco, Bliley, Canadian Trials, Liggett & Myers, Mangini ("Joe Camel"), Multimedia, Pollay Advertising Collection, Research Collections, Tobacco DATTA, UCSF Brown & Williamson, US Department of Justice, US Smokeless Tobacco.
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Chemistry and Chemical Engineering; Earth Sciences; Economics and Business; Engineering; Government Information: United States
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1 online resource
Makes it easier for American citizens to find and access information from across the DOE complex nationwide, without knowing DOE's organizational structure. Information is offered in the DOE's four broad mission areas: science and R&D results; energy and technology for industry and homeowners; energy market information and analysis; and nuclear security and environmental management.
"Retrieves relevance-ranked individual site results from 17 distributed DOE databases and 82 websites, or 20 million searchable pages, with hyperlinks to the databases/pages where the original content can be viewed." --OSTI press release dated February 15, 2013.
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1 online resource : illustrations.
  • Introduction: The Iron Law of Megaproject Management / Bent Flyvbjerg
  • Megaproject Escalation of Commitment: An Update and Appraisal / Helga Drummond
  • Understanding Drivers of Megaevents in Emerging Economies / Robert A. Baade, Victor A. Matheson
  • Megaprojects as Games of Innovation / Roger Miller, Donald Lessard, Vivek Sakhrani
  • Megaproject Stakeholder Management / Graham M. Winch
  • Innovation and Flexibility in Megaprojects: A New Delivery Model / David M. Gann, Andrew Davies, Mark Dodgson
  • Private Finance: What Problems Does It Solve, and How Well? / Carsten Greve, Graeme A. Hodge
  • Quality Assurance in Megaproject Management: The Norwegian Way / Knut Samset, Gro Holst Volden
  • Wider Impacts of Megaprojects: Curse or Cure? / Roger Vickerman
  • The Power of Systems Integration: Lessons from London 2012 / Andrew Davies
  • Has Megaproject Management Lost Its Way? Lessons from History / Sylvain Lenfle, Christoph Loch
  • Iconic Urban Megaprojects in a Global Context: Revisiting Bilbao / Gerardo del Cerro Santamaria
  • Megaprojects as Political Symbols: South Africa's Gautrain / Janis van der Westhuizen
  • The Good Megadam: Does It Exist, All Things Considered? / Thayer Scudder
  • Cracking the Code of Megaproject Innovation: The Case of Boeing's 787 / Vered Holzmann, Aaron Shenhar, Yao Zhao, Benjamin Melamed
  • Private Provision of Public Services: The Case of Australia's Motorways / Demi Chung
  • Large Dam Development: From Trojan Horse to Pandora's Box / Rhodante Ahlers, Margreet Zwarteveen, Karen Bakker
  • A Collective-Action Perspective on the Planning of Megaprojects / Nuno Gil
  • Cycles in Megaproject Development / Matti Siemiatycki
  • Institutional Challenges and Solutions for Global Megaprojects / W. Richard Scott, Raymond Levitt
  • Big is Fragile: An Attempt at Theorizing Scale / Atif Ansar, Bent Flyvbjerg, Alexander Budzier, Daniel Lunn
  • Biggest Infrastructure Bubble Ever? City and Nation Building with Debt-Financed Megaprojects in China / Xuefei Ren
  • Megaproject Decision Making and Management: Ethical and Political Issues / Hugo Priemus, Bert van Wee
  • Did Megaproject Research Pioneer Behavioral Economics? The Case of Albert O. Hirschman / Bent Flyvbjerg
  • Power and Sensemaking in Megaprojects / Stewart Clegg, Christopher Biesenthal, Shankar Sankaran, Julien Pollack.
This handbook is currently in development, with individual articles publishing online in advance of print publication. At this time, we cannot add information about unpublished articles in this handbook, however the table of contents will continue to grow as additional articles pass through the review process and are added to the site. Please note that the online publication date for this handbook is the date that the first article in the title was published online.
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v. ill. 26 cm.
East Asia Library, SAL3 (off-campus storage)
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1 online resource
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