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Is it rational to spend your own free time practicing your hobbies in your favorite location? Of course it is! At the same time, it’s also rational to want to see that place always in its best condition. However, sometimes we encounter a paradox situation when our hobby inflicts harm on the environment that we love. This kind of...

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According to the World Bank, the urban population accounts for 3.5 billion people and is expected to reach 5 billion by 2030, with two thirds of the global population living in cities. This phenomenon, which occurs consequently to population growth and the new wave of urbanization (mainly in developing countries), affects global urban development and poses...

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The Toyota Prius is a hybrid vehicle that gets about 50 miles per gallon (mpg), which seems like a gift to Mother Nature during this period of evident climate change events. However, marketing has boasted the Prius and has blinded consumers by the “green” car. Here are some reasons why: Electric Cars Will Always Outshine Non-Electric...

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Everyday infrastructures support and facilitate our lives, and although many people just take them for granted, our social and economic systems would be much different without their services. As a matter of fact, the development of infrastructure is an essential driver to boost the economy of an area. At the same time, it also has a...

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The sharing economy is a socio-economic model based on sharing “underutilized” assets, which can vary from spaces, to goods, to skills, for monetary or non-monetary benefits. Essentially, the sharing economy model is based on the collaboration between “who has” and “who wants” an asset, in order to improve the efficiency of its utilization. Principles of...

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The compounding benefits of green technology will ultimately lead to a business’ ability to meet consumer demands, further positioning the enterprise for success. Defining Green Technology Green technology (or environmental technology) encompasses methods and techniques in which advanced knowledge is applied to the protection, preservation, and improvement of our environment while creating long-term economic and...

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An important part of a community is unity. The word unity can be defined as “a condition of harmony; the quality or state of being one” (Merriam-Webster). Without unity, members of a community have no sense of responsibility towards one another, no sense of preservation, and no sense of pride. Without these things, a community...

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Though women have always played a significant role in the agricultural landscape, in recent years that landscape appears to be changing.  Women are clearly acquiring greater roles both in capacity and in numbers. At the same time, women are gaining wider recognition for their roles in agriculture.  As the numbers of women and awareness of...

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A Brief Introduction to the Concept of Capital The word “capital” has many meanings – its specific definition depends on the context in which it’s used. According to classical economics, capital is one of the three inputs (alongside land and labor) used in the production economy to produce goods and services. The notion of capital, which...

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The hospitality industry is experiencing tremendous growth which is expected to continue as influence from the millennial generation increases along with the demand for select service. Not only is the hospitality industry growing due to lifestyle shifts which include more travelling, but because of the highly lucrative market of conferences, conventions, and meetings which bring together...

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