Author: Organisation for Economic Co-Operation and Develop
Publisher: OECD
Keywords: indicators, main, economic, construction, mei, retail, methodological, comparative, analysis, industry
Number of Pages: 80
Published: 2002-04
List price: $26.00
ISBN-10: 9264197265
ISBN-13: 9789264197268

Author: Committee to Evaluate Indicators for Monitoring Aq
Publisher: National Academies Press
Keywords: nation, indicators, ecological
Number of Pages: 220
Published: 2000-04-11
List price: $44.95
ISBN-10: 0309068452
ISBN-13: 9780309068451

Environmental indicators, such as global temperatures and pollutant concentrations, attract scientists’ attention and often make the headlines. Equally important to policymaking are indicators of the ecological processes and conditions that yield food, fiber, building materials and ecological "services" such as water purification and recreation. This book identifies ecological indicators that can support U.S. policymaking and also be adapted to decisions at the regional and local levels. The committee describes indicators of land cover and productivity, species diversity, and other key e

Author: Organisation for Economic Co-Operation and Develop
Publisher: Organization for Economic
Keywords: indicators, methods, quantitative, sources, supplement, industrial, activity
Published: 1999-09
List price: $40.00
ISBN-10: 9264161910
ISBN-13: 9789264161917

Author: United Nations
Publisher: United Nations
Keywords: indicators, caucasus, central, asia, europe, reports, based, assessment, environmental, eastern
Number of Pages: 104
Published: 2007-10-19
List price: $20.00
ISBN-10: 9211169615
ISBN-13: 9789211169614

The present publication contains the Guidelines for the Application of Environmental Indicators in Eastern Europe, Caucasus and Central Asia and the Guidelines for the Preparation of Indicator-based Environment Assessment Reports in Eastern Europe, Caucasus and Central Asia. These Guidelines cover indicators that were recommended as important from the viewpoint of national and international requirements, as understandable to the public and as supported, to the extent possible, by international methodological guidance.

Author: Committee on Indicators of Precollege Science and
Publisher: National Academies Press
Keywords: education, grades, mathematics, science, indicators, quality, improving
Number of Pages: 232
Published: 1988-01-01
List price: $62.75
ISBN-10: 0309037409
ISBN-13: 9780309037402

This book presents a carefully developed monitoring system to track the progress of mathematics and science education, particularly the effects of ongoing efforts to improve students’ scientific knowledge and mathematics competency. It describes an improved series of indicators to assess student learning, curriculum quality, teaching effectiveness, student behavior, and financial and leadership support for mathematics and science education. Of special interest is a critical review of current testing methods and their use in probing higher-order skills and evaluating educational quality.

Authors:E. Gullone, Robert Cummins,
Publisher: Springer
Keywords: indicators, multi, social, research, series, perspective, disciplinary, subjective, wellbeing, universality, national
Number of Pages: 196
Published: 2002-12-31
List price: $209.00
ISBN-10: 1402010443
ISBN-13: 9781402010446

This book is concerned with the universality of wellbeing indicators. It provides contributions from international scholars in the field of quality of life and subjective well-being. The book provides substantial conceptual coverage on issues relating to the universality of subjective wellbeing including detailed discussion of central underlying mechanisms and processes involved in subjective wellbeing. The main topics covered include: the theoretical bases for the measurement of quality of life, the affective dimension in quality of life, the roles of homeostasis and personality in th

Author: World Bank
Publisher: World Bank Publications
Keywords: indicators, development, african, africa
Number of Pages: 160
Published: 2006-09-30
List price: $125.00
ISBN-10: 0821365371
ISBN-13: 9780821365373
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