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    • Economic and political factors in international conflict and integration 

      North, Robert C.; Choucri, Nazli (© International Studies Association, 1983)
      In earlier efforts to explain international conflict and integration, the central focus was upon national attributes and decisionmaking as crucial to understanding the actions of states in war- and peacemaking. Recently, ...
    • The Effect of Voter Identification Laws on Turnout 

      Alvarez, R. Michael; Bailey, Delia; Katz, Jonathan N. (Caltech/MIT Voting Technology Project, 2007-10)
      Since the passage of the “Help America Vote Act” in 2002, nearly half of the states have adopted a variety of new identification requirements for voter registration and participation by the 2006 general election. There has ...
    • Effective information integration and reutilization : solutions to technological deficiency and legal uncertainty 

      Zhu, Hongwei (Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 2006)
      The amount of electronically accessible information has been growing exponentially. How to effectively use this information has become a significant challenge. A post 9/11 study indicated that the deficiency of semantic ...
    • Election Administration during Natural Disasters and Emergencies: Hurrican Sandy and the 2012 Election 

      Stein, Robert M. (Caltech/MIT Voting Technology Project, 2013-09-04)
      The conduct of elections is constrained by a myriad of factors that vary greatly across the 3,000+ jurisdictions authorized to administered elections in the United States. Among these factors are anticipated and unanticipated ...
    • Election Day Voter Registration in the United States: How One-step Voting Can Change the Composition of the American Electorate 

      Alvarez, R. Michael; Ansolabehere, Stephen; Wilson, Catherine H. (Caltech/MIT Voting Technology Project, 2002-06)
      For most Americans, voting requires two steps. First, an eligible citizen must register in some manner with an appropriate government agency. Second, once registered, the citizen can then cast a ballot on or before election ...
    • Election Fraud References 

      Hill, Sarah (Caltech/MIT Voting Technology Project, 2006-07)
    • Election Technology and the Voting Experience in 2008 

      Stewart III, Charles H. (Caltech/MIT Voting Technology Project, 2009-03-25)
      The 2000 election brought the issue of voting machine performance to national attention. According to the Caltech/MIT Voting Technology Project (2001), up to 2 million votes were lost in 2000 owing to problems associated ...
    • Electoral Context and Voter Confidence: How The Context of an Election Shapes Voter Confidence in the Process 

      Llewellyn, Morgan H.; Hall, Thad E.; Alvarez, R. Michael (Caltech/MIT Voting Technology Project, 2009-04)
      A number of recent studies examine how confident voters are that their ballots are counted as intended in U.S. federal elections from 2000 to 2004. One consistent finding of these studies is that, relative to Democrats, ...
    • Electronic Elections in a Politicized Polity 

      Hall, Thad E. (Caltech/MIT Voting Technology Project, 2009-06)
      Since the 2000 presidential elections, the evolution of electronic technologies in American elections—from voting machines to computerized voter registries—has occurred within the context of a highly partisan, polarized, ...
    • Emerging trends in cyberspace: Dimensions and dilemmas 

      Choucri, Nazli (U.S. Army War College Press, 2016-08-01)
    • An Empirical Bayes Approach to Estimating Ordinal Treatment Effects 

      Alvarez, R. Michael; Bailey, Delia; Katz, Jonathan N. (Caltech/MIT Voting Technology Project, 2008-07)
      Ordinal variables — categorical variables with a defined order to the categories, but without equal spacing between them — are frequently used in social science applications. Although a good deal of research exists on the ...
    • Encrypted Receipts for Voter-Verified Elections Using Homomorphic Encryption 

      Forsythe, Joy Marie (Caltech/MIT Voting Technology Project, 2005-09)
      Voters are now demanding the ability to verify that their votes are cast and counted as intended. Most existing cryptographic election protocols do not treat the voter as a computationally-limited entity separate from the ...
    • Energy and development in Latin America: Perspectives for public policy 

      Choucri, Nazli (© Lexington Books, 1982)
      This book is in four parts. Each seeks to adopt an empirical as well as policy perspective. Accordingly, the focus is on data availability and macro-economic and policy perspectives. First is attention to the basic ...
    • Energy and development: Fossil fuels in developing countries 

      Choucri, Nazli (© Pontifical Academy of Sciences, 1984-06)
    • Energy and development: Understanding the risks 

      Lampe, D. R. (© MIT Industrial Liaison Program, 1983)
      It is no secret that highly industrialized nations such as Great Britain, the United States, and Japan depend heavily on the oil rich nations of the Middle East - and increasingly Latin America - for the petroleum products ...
    • Energy and technological development in Latin America 

      Choucri, Nazli (© Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1981-11)
      By now, the relationship between energy consumption and economic growth is familiar to everyone: it is an almost perfect positive correlation which appears across time and in cross-national comparisons. Figure 1 shows the ...
    • Energy consumption and transition dynamics to a sustainable future under a rentier economy 

      Kaya, Abdullah; Choucri, Nazli; Tsai, I-Tsung; Mezher, Toufic (© Informa UK Limited (trading as Taylor & Francis Group), 2018)
    • Energy independence 

      Choucri, Nazli; Ferraro, Vincent (© Center for International Studies, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1974-11)
      This study is one of a number done by academic and other research institutions for the Department of State as part of its external research program. The program is planned and coordinated by the Department of State Research ...
    • Energy policy in Egypt 

      Choucri, Nazli; Shafei, M. Z. (© Imprimerie de l'Institut français d'archéologie orientale, 1984)
      Energy issues are becoming increasingly central to the Egyptian economy, and the country's energy sector is regarded by many analysts and policy makers as holding one critical key to Egypt's future. However, sound management ...
    • The energy policy project: Petroleum and natural gas in Egypt 

      Choucri, Nazli; Shafei, M. Zaki (© Massachusetts Institute of Technology/Cairo University, 1983)
      This study is undertaken as part of the Energy and Development Research Program at M.I.T. under the direction of Professor Choucri. It is designed to Contribute to understanding energy-economy interactions in devel­opment ...