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Sustainability and
                        Business

Sustainability and Business  

Paul B. Thompson and Patricia E. Norris

in Sustainability:

Published in Print: 
22 April 2021
Published Online: 
27 January 2022
DOI: 
10.1093/wentk/9780190883249.003.0002
Format: 
chapter
The profitability of a business is used to model sustainability as a function of the relationship between revenue (or inflows) and expenses (or outflows). ... More
Charting a New Future for Depression

Charting a New Future for Depression  

Jonathan Rottenberg

in Depression:

Published in Print: 
03 December 2021
Published Online: 
27 January 2022
DOI: 
10.1093/wentk/9780190083151.003.0016
Format: 
chapter
Although some aspects of depression have improved, depression remains a rampant and misunderstood problem. One major obstacle is ... More
Social EntrepreneurshipWhat Everyone Needs to Know®

Social Entrepreneurship: What Everyone Needs to Know®  

David Bornstein and Susan Davis

Published in Print: 
27 May 2010
Published Online: 
12 November 2020
eISBN: 
9780197569849
DOI: 
10.1093/wentk/9780195396348.001.0001
Format: 
book
ISBN: 
9780195396348
In development circles, there is now widespread consensus that social entrepreneurs represent a far better mechanism to respond to needs than we have ever had before--a decentralized and ... More
Artificial IntelligenceWhat Everyone Needs to Know®

Artificial Intelligence: What Everyone Needs to Know®  

Jerry Kaplan

Published in Print: 
24 November 2016
Published Online: 
12 November 2020
eISBN: 
9780197569306
DOI: 
10.1093/wentk/9780190602383.001.0001
Format: 
book
ISBN: 
9780190602383
Over the coming decades, Artificial Intelligence will profoundly impact the way we live, work, wage war, play, seek a mate, educate our young, and care for our elderly. It is likely to ... More
Alzheimer's Disease and DementiaWhat Everyone Needs to Know®

Alzheimer's Disease and Dementia: What Everyone Needs to Know®  

Steven R. Sabat

Published in Print: 
26 April 2018
Published Online: 
12 November 2020
eISBN: 
9780197569313
DOI: 
10.1093/wentk/9780190603106.001.0001
Format: 
book
ISBN: 
9780190603106
Alzheimer’s is swiftly on the rise: it is estimated that every 67 seconds, someone develops the disease. For many, the words ‘Alzheimer’s disease’ or ‘dementia’ immediately denote severe ... More
Why is There an Epidemic of Depression?

Why is There an Epidemic of Depression?  

Jonathan Rottenberg

in Depression:

Published in Print: 
03 December 2021
Published Online: 
27 January 2022
DOI: 
10.1093/wentk/9780190083151.003.0010
Format: 
chapter
This chapter explores the contemporary depression epidemic in more detail, explaining it from the perspective of mood science. ... More
CorruptionWhat Everyone Needs to Know®

Corruption: What Everyone Needs to Know®  

Ray Fisman and Miriam A. Golden

Published in Print: 
27 April 2017
Published Online: 
12 November 2020
eISBN: 
9780197569269
DOI: 
10.1093/wentk/9780190463984.001.0001
Format: 
book
ISBN: 
9780190463984
Corruption regularly makes front page headlines: public officials embezzling government monies, selling public offices, and trading bribes for favors to private companies generate public ... More
LibertarianismWhat Everyone Needs to Know®

Libertarianism: What Everyone Needs to Know®  

Jason Brennan

Published in Print: 
31 January 2013
Published Online: 
12 November 2020
eISBN: 
9780197570104
DOI: 
10.1093/wentk/9780199933891.001.0001
Format: 
book
ISBN: 
9780199933891
Historically, Americans have seen libertarians as far outside the mainstream, but with the rise of the Tea Party movement, libertarian principles have risen to the forefront of Republican ... More
Women's SportsWhat Everyone Needs to Know®

Women's Sports: What Everyone Needs to Know®  

Jaime Schultz

Published in Print: 
28 March 2019
Published Online: 
12 November 2020
eISBN: 
9780197569467
DOI: 
10.1093/wentk/9780190657710.001.0001
Format: 
book
ISBN: 
9780190657710
Although girls and women account for approximately 40 percent of all athletes in the United States, they receive only 4 percent of the total sport media coverage. SportsCenter, ESPN’s ... More
India in the 21st CenturyWhat Everyone Needs to Know®

India in the 21st Century: What Everyone Needs to Know®  

Mira Kamdar

Published in Print: 
28 June 2018
Published Online: 
12 November 2020
eISBN: 
9780197570159
DOI: 
10.1093/wentk/9780199973606.001.0001
Format: 
book
ISBN: 
9780199973606
India is fast overtaking China to become the most populous country on Earth. By mid-century, its 1.7 billion people will live in what is projected to become the world’s second-largest ... More
EvolutionWhat Everyone Needs to Know®

Evolution: What Everyone Needs to Know®  

Robin Dunbar

Published in Print: 
17 December 2020
Published Online: 
12 November 2020
eISBN: 
9780197569740
DOI: 
10.1093/wentk/9780190922894.001.0001
Format: 
book
ISBN: 
9780190922894
Evolution is one of the most important processes in life. It not only explains the detailed history of life on earth, but its scope also extends into many aspects of our own contemporary ... More
Economic DevelopmentWhat Everyone Needs to Know®

Economic Development: What Everyone Needs to Know® (2 ed.)  

Marcelo M. Giugale

Published in Print: 
14 September 2017
Published Online: 
12 November 2020
eISBN: 
9780197569535
DOI: 
10.1093/wentk/9780190688417.001.0001
Format: 
book
ISBN: 
9780190688417
There is much discussion about global poverty and the billions of people living with almost nothing. Why is it that governments, development banks, think-tanks, academics, NGOs and many ... More
Arabian Minorities

Arabian Minorities  

Asher Orkaby

in Yemen:

Published in Print: 
25 February 2021
Published Online: 
27 January 2022
DOI: 
10.1093/wentk/9780190932268.003.0009
Format: 
chapter
This chapter addresses the minorities living in Yemen. There is a long tradition of migration between the Horn of Africa and Yemen. This cross-Red Sea migration has ... More
Animal RightsWhat Everyone Needs to Know®

Animal Rights: What Everyone Needs to Know®  

Paul Waldau

Published in Print: 
10 February 2011
Published Online: 
12 November 2020
eISBN: 
9780197569986
DOI: 
10.1093/wentk/9780199739974.001.0001
Format: 
book
ISBN: 
9780199739974
In this compelling volume in the What Everyone Needs to Know series, Paul Waldau expertly navigates the many heated debates surrounding the complex and controversial animal rights movement. ... More
The Arab UprisingsWhat Everyone Needs to Know®

The Arab Uprisings: What Everyone Needs to Know® (2 ed.)  

James Gelvin

Published in Print: 
23 July 2015
Published Online: 
12 November 2020
eISBN: 
9780197569108
DOI: 
10.1093/wentk/9780190222741.001.0001
Format: 
book
ISBN: 
9780190222741
Beginning in December 2010 popular revolt swept through the Middle East, shocking the world and ushering in a period of unprecedented unrest. Protestors took to the streets to demand ... More
Robots at Work

Robots at Work  

Phil Husbands

in Robots:

Published in Print: 
28 October 2021
Published Online: 
27 January 2022
DOI: 
10.1093/wentk/9780198845386.003.0007
Format: 
chapter
This chapter explores some of the most important and interesting examples of the kinds of jobs robots already do, including newly emerging ... More
The Arab Spring in
                        Yemen

The Arab Spring in Yemen  

Asher Orkaby

in Yemen:

Published in Print: 
25 February 2021
Published Online: 
27 January 2022
DOI: 
10.1093/wentk/9780190932268.003.0011
Format: 
chapter
This chapter explores the Arab Spring in Yemen, which arrived as a wave of popular dissent directed against the regime of Ali Abdullah Saleh in early 2011. What made ... More

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