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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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