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Which way to the information commons?
The temptation of insiders to "control and manipulate information" is open to challenge by an "inrush of outsiders".
Last updated: 09 Jan 2013 07:40 GMT
Two Americans share Nobel Prize in economics
Shapley, a UCLA professor, and Roth of Harvard, share the honour for their economic engineering theory.
Last updated: 15 Oct 2012 13:11 GMT
The trouble of discounting tomorrow
Achieving a sustainable future is one of the biggest challenges the world faces today.
Simon A. Levin
Last updated: 07 Sep 2012 13:16 GMT
Nomad's land: Herding reforms on the Steppe
Mongolia faces desertification and climate change, but new ways of managing pasture land could help.
Last updated: 22 Nov 2011 10:59 GMT
US woman shares economics Nobel
American Elinor Ostrom, 76, becomes first woman to win award since it began in 1968.
Last updated: 13 Oct 2009 07:56 GMT
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'Enough is enough': US anti-racism protests
'Justice for All' demonstrations swell across the US over the deaths of African Americans in police encounters.
Uruguayans cautiously welcome former inmates
Six former Guantanamo detainees are now free in Uruguay with some hailing the decision to grant them asylum.
Australia's indigenous incarceration crisis
Disproportionately high number of Aboriginal people in prison highlights inequality and marginalisation, critics say.
Canada's sexual harassment at work problem
Nearly half of Canadians have suffered inappropriate advances on the job - and the political arena is no exception.
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