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The Global Perspective Program was cited by the Association of American Colleges and Universities in 2000, when it named WPI one of 16 Greater Expectations Leadership Institutions to serve as models for the future of undergraduate education in the United States.
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* Social Uses of Wireless Communications: The Mobile Information Society, co-author of the paper for the International Workshop on Wireless Communication Policies and Prospects: A Global Perspective, USC, 8 – 9 October 2004.
He is the author of, Continuous-Time Finance, and a co-author of Cases in Financial Engineering: Applied Studies of Financial Innovation ; The Global Financial System: A Functional Perspective ; Finance ; and Financial Economics.
Critics of consumerism often point out that consumerist societies are more prone to damage the environment, contribute to global warming and use up resources at a higher rate than other societies .< ref > Global Climate Change and Energy CO < sub > 2 </ sub > Production — An International Perspective Dr. Jorge Majfud says that " Trying to reduce environmental pollution without reducing consumerism is like combatting drug trafficking without reducing the drug addiction.
" In New Religious Movements in the 21st Century: Legal, Political, and Social Challenges in Global Perspective.
Students may participate with worldwide communities and organizations through the university's innovative Global Perspective Program.
Through the Global Perspective Program, over 60 % of WPI students complete at least one of their required projects at an off-campus Project Center.
Through the Global Perspective Program, WPI sends more engineering students abroad than any US college or university.
Furthermore, WPI's emphasis on international education through the Global Perspective Program has received much acclaim, including awards such as the 2003 TIAA-CREF Theodore Hesburgh Certificate and inclusion in NAFSA: Association of International Educators's list of fifteen universities to be used as models for internationalization.
She is currently working on an initiative called Women's Leadership in a Global Perspective, which includes a week-long training program in Boston.
In addition, Dr. Haghighatjoo is currently a part-time faculty member at UMass Boston, where she teaches a course called Women in Global Perspective for the Women ’ s Studies program.
* Stephan Manning, Silvia Massini and Arie Y. Lewin, " A Dynamic Perspective on Next-Generation Offshoring: The Global Sourcing of Science and Engineering Talent ", in: Academy of Management Perspectives, Vol.
“ A Dynamic Perspective on Next-Generation Offshoring: The Global Sourcing of Science and Engineering Talent ”, Stephan Manning, Silvia Massini and Arie Y. Lewin, in: Academy of Management Perspectives, Vol.
" Everyday Life Application of Neo-institutional Economics: A Global Perspective ", Germany, Lambert.
* Global Changes in the Perspective of the Past ( Co-Editor, with H. Oeschger ) John Wiley & Sons, Chichester, 1993, 383 pp., ISBN 0-471-93603-0.
Global and Program
The Smithsonian Institution's Global Volcanism Program cites the Indonesian name, Krakatau, as the correct name, but says that Krakatoa is often employed.
In response to the 2007 – 2008 world food price crisis, the IBRD initiated a Global Food Crisis Response Program which provided food assistance to 40 million people across 44 countries.
Through its Global Trade Finance Program, the IFC guarantees trade payment obligations of more than 200 approved banks in over 80 countries to mitigate risk for international transactions.
The Global Trade Finance Program provides guarantees to cover payment risks for emerging market banks regarding promissory notes, bills of exchange, letters of credit, bid and performance bonds, supplier credit for capital goods imports, and advance payments.
In 2009, the IFC launched a separate program for crisis response, known as its Global Trade Liquidity Program, which provides liquidity for international trade among developing countries.
Since its establishment in 2009, the Global Trade Liquidity Program assisted with over $ 15 billion in trade in 2011.
The Think Tanks and Civil Societies Program ( TTCSP ) at the University of Pennsylvania annually rates think tanks worldwide in a number of categories and presents its findings in the " Global Go-To Think Tanks " rating index.
Iridium ’ s Global Service Program provides shipboard technical support to Iridium OpenPort customers.
Le Havre ’ s historical significance in urban planning and revolutionary architecture culminated in the site ’ s addition to the World Heritage list under the UNESCO in 2005 ( Global Compact Cities Program 2007 ).
During the first stock-taking conference held in the capital in mid-May to review implementation of the Global Tiger Recovery Program ( GTRP ), tiger range countries such as Bangladesh, Nepal, Russia, Vietnam, Myanmar and China approached India to help them in conserving tigers.
* CCSP, 2008: Climate Models: An Assessment of Strengths and Limitations A Report by the U. S. Climate Change Science Program and the Subcommittee on Global Change Research D. C., C. Covey, W. J.
Under the guidance of Penn's current Dean, professor Michael A. Fitts, the School has further expanded its international programs with the addition of the International Internship Program, the International Summer Human Rights Program, and the Global Research Seminar, all under the umbrella of the Penn Law Global Initiative.
The scientific consensus is reflected in, for example, reports by the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change ( IPCC ) and US Global Change Research Program.
Public Citizen aims to make sure that the government remains one by the people, for the people and in that attempt leads the charge “ against undemocratic trade agreements that advance the interests of mega-corporations at the expense of citizens worldwide .” As a means of fulfilling that mission, Public Citizen has five policy groups that work hard on behalf of the people: The Congress Watch division, the Energy Program, Global Trade Watch, the Health Research Group and their Litigation Group.
# Global Food Security Program: Launched in April 2010, six countries alongside the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation have pledged $ 925 mn for food security.