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By Stephen Prince

ISBN-10: 0520232666

ISBN-13: 9780520232662

Dealing with an financial predicament within the Eighties, the Hollywood moved boldly to manage the ancillary markets of videotape, video disk, pay-cable and pay-per-view, and the foremost studios chanced on themselves precise for acquisition via international media and communications businesses. This quantity examines the decade's transformation that took Hollywood from the construction of theatrical movie to media software.Some of the movies mentioned during this quantity include:PlatoonDo the fitting ThingBlue VelvetDinerE.T.BatmanBody warmth

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In particular, ethnic heterogeneity is seen as a factor inhibiting social interactions due to linguistic and cultural barrier, social sanction effects, and preference mechanisms9. To sum up, this section showed that institutions define the incentive structure in the economy and, as such, play a critical role in the poverty-environment nexus in mountainous areas, by inducing small farmers to choose (or not) sustainable livelihood strategies. 2 summarizes the conceptual framework of this thesis and presents its outline.

3 of the Uplands Program. Two project leaders, and three PhD students (including the author) were part of the project. 2)10, therefore it is not being detailed here. The sample is composed of three hundred households, equally spread in twenty villages (fifteen households randomly selected in each village), randomly selected among all farm households inhabiting the district11. 1. Five ethnic groups are represented in our sample, the Thai (75%), the H’Mong (15%), and the Kinh (9%). Other groups (the Sinh Mun an Kho Mu) represent only a small fraction of the district’s population (less than 1%).

This chapter is completed by chapter 4 which investigates empirically research questions 1c and 1d, relative to the establishment of a land market, and the distributional impact of the reform. The research question 2, relative to the functioning of the land market is addressed in chapter 5, while the last research research area relative to the formation of social capital is investigated in chapter 6. Finally, in chapter 7, we discuss the results and derive policy recommendations that are potentially relevant to enhance sustainable development in Vietnam’s mountainous regions.

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