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Various reports published by The Frederick S. Pardee Center for the Study of the Longer-Range Future, which include: lectures, conferences, workshop, task force and working group reports.

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  • Connecting the dots: information visualization and text analysis of the Searchlight Project newsletters 

    Gopal, Sucharita; Najam, Adil (Boston University Frederick S. Pardee Center for the Study of the Longer-Range Future, 2012-02)
    This report is the product of the Pardee Center’s work on the Searchlight:Visualization and Analysis of Trend Data project sponsored by the Rockefeller Foundation. Part of a larger effort to analyze and disseminate ...
  • Technological nightmares: Frederick S. Pardee distinguished lecture, October 2003 

    Streeten, Paul (Boston University Frederick S. Pardee Center for the Study of the Longer-Range Future, 2003-10)
    Paul Streeten, 2003–2004 Pardee Visiting Professor of Future Studies at the Pardee Center for the Study of the Longer-Range Future, discusses the topic of technological progress—namely, the negative consequences often ...
  • Beyond Rio+20: governance for a green economy 

    Bigg, Tom; DeSombre, Elizabeth; Halle, Mark; Hoogeveen, J.P. (Hans); Huq, Saleemul; Lee, Bernice; Levy, David; Melendez-Ortiz, Ricardo; Najam, Adil; Selin, Henrik; VanDeveer, Stacy; Verkooijen, Patrick; Wapner, Paul (Boston University Frederick S. Pardee Center for the Study of the Longer-Range Future, 2011-03)
    As an intellectual contribution to the preparations for the 2012 United Nations Conference on Sustainable Development (UNCSD, a.k.a. Rio +20), the Boston University Frederick S. Pardee Center for the Study of the Longer-Range ...
  • Development that works, March 31, 2011 

    Balfour, Doug; Banerjee, Abhijit Vinayak; Bhattacharya, Amar; Brody, Liam; Epstein, Gerald; Gallagher, Kevin P.; Harris, John R.; Juma, Calestous; Khwaja, Asim Ijaz; Kumar, Kabir; MacPherson, Nancy; Mookherjee, Dilip; Najam, Adil; Quadir, Iqbal Z.; Rosenzweig, Mark R.; Ryan, Una; Sapiro, Virginia; Simon, Jonathan Lee; Wade, Robert H. (Boston University Frederick S. Pardee Center for the Study of the Longer-Range Future, 2011-03)
    The theme and the title of the conference—”Development That Works”—stemmed from the conference organizers’ desire to explore, from a groundlevel perspective, what programs, policies, and practices have been shown—or appear ...
  • The future of North American trade policy: lessons from NAFTA 

    Gallagher, Kevin P.; Wise, Timothy A.; Peters, Enrique Dussel; Zamora, Rodolfo García; Shadlen, Kenneth C.; Stumberg, Robert K.; Van Harten, Gus; Weller, Christian E. (Boston University Frederick S. Pardee Center for the Study of the Longer-Range Future, 2009-11)
    This Task Force Report written by an international group of trade policy experts calls for significant reforms to address adverse economic, environmental, labor and societal impacts created by the 1994 North American Free ...
  • Africa 2060: good news from Africa, April 16, 2010 

    Clapp, Richard; Dawit, Seble; Eagle, Nathan; Fromkin, David; Kariuki, Julius Gatune; Kazianga, Harounan; Longman, Timothy; Mahajan, Vijay; Mbuende, Kaire; McCann, James; McMillan, Margaret; Najam, Adil; Ngom, Fallou; Oyewumi, Oyeronke; Paliwala, Abdul; Rotberg, Robert; Sereke-Brhan, Heran; Simon, Jonathan; Sommers, Marc; Zewde, Bahru (Boston University Frederick S. Pardee Center for the Study of the Longer-Range Future, 2010-04)
    This report provides commentary reflecting upon and information pertaining to the substance of the conference. An introductory overview looks at the major issues discussed at the event, which are placed within the larger ...
  • Connecting the dots: information visualization and text analysis of the Searchlight Project newsletters 

    Arikyan, Azathui; Zaman, Muhamad H. (Boston University Frederick S. Pardee Center for the Study of the Longer-Range Future, 2012-10)
    This report is the product of work by Azatuhi Ayrikyan and Pardee Faculty Fellow Muhammad H. Zaman, with support from the Pardee Center, looking at the role of governance in the creation of knowledge-based economies. By ...
  • Remittance flows to post-conflict states: perspectives on human security and development 

    Feeley, Frank; Foster, Susan; Galer, Kara; Gioli, Giovanna; Harris, John R.; Hinojosa-Ojeda, Raúl; Khan, Talimand; McKee, Martin; Nabar-Bhaduri, Suranjana; Natter, Raymond; Pheiffer, Chantel F.; Rodima-Taylor, Daivi; Scheffran, Jürgen; Terry, Donald F. (Boston University Frederick S. Pardee Center for the Study of the Longer-Range Future, 2013-10)
    Migrant remittances – that is, money or other goods sent to relatives in the country of origin– play an increasingly central role in post-conflict reconstruction and national development of conflict-affected states. Private ...
  • Trade in the balance: reconciling trade and climate policy: report of the Working Group on Trade, Investment, and Climate Policy 

    Ackerman, Frank; Bernasconi, Nathalie; Corbett, James J.; Gallagher, Kevin P.; Güven, Brooke Skartvedt; Hu, Tao; Janetos, Anthony C.; Johnson, Lisa; Mbengue, Makane Moïse; Monasterolo, Irene; Cabré, Miquel Muñoz; Porterfield, Matthew C.; Raberto, Marco; Schacherer, Stefanie; Schachter, Judith (Claire); Selin, Henrik; Thrasher, Rachel (Boston University Frederick S. Pardee Center for the Study of the Longer-Range Future, 2016-11)
    This report outlines the general tensions between the trade and investment regime and climate policy, and outlines a framework toward making trade and investment rules more climate friendly. Members of the working group ...
  • Thoughts About Development: Which Are Mere Fads? Which Are Here to Stay? 

    Streeten, Paul (Boston University Frederick S. Pardee Center for the Study of the Longer-Range Future, 2005)
    Paul Streeten outlines the changes in the development discourse, from economic growth as the solution to poverty, to the sustainable development paradigm, to human development, and all the nuances in between. Economic ...

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