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Rel. bilaterais Br X outros. The World Factbook. Country-data. International Institute for Strategic Studies. Página Inicial - Inep. World's richest cities by purchasing power. If you think your mayor is among the best in the world, nominate him or her now for the 2014 World Mayor Prize World Mayor 2014: Best mayors wanted The City Mayors Foundation invites you to nominate a candidate for the 2014 World Mayor Prize.

World's richest cities by purchasing power

The Prize is awarded every two years to a mayor who has made outstanding contributions to his / her community and has developed a vision for urban living and working that is relevant to towns and cities across the world. Desempenho da Indústria Automobilística na Argentina e no Uruguai. O Estado logístico. Oecd wikipedia. Divulgação Científica em Relações Internacionais - ISSN 2175-2052. Global Energy Network Institute - GENI - Electricity Grid Linking Renewable Energy Resources Around the World. Fundação de Amparo à Pesquisa do Estado de São Paulo. Digital Agenda for Europe. UKUSA Agreement. The United Kingdom – United States of America Agreement (UKUSA, /juːkuːˈsɑː/ ew-koo-SAH)[1][2] is a multilateral agreement for cooperation in signals intelligence between the United Kingdom, the United States, Canada, Australia, and New Zealand.

UKUSA Agreement

The alliance of intelligence operations is also known as Five Eyes.[3][4][5][6][7] In classification markings this is abbreviated as FVEY or the countries are listed like AUS, CAN, GBR, NZL, USA.[8] Emerging from an informal agreement related to the 1941 Atlantic Charter, the secret treaty was renewed with the passage of the 1943 BRUSA Agreement, before being officially enacted on 5 March 1946 by the United Kingdom and the United States.

In the following years, it was extended to encompass Canada, Australia and New Zealand. Other countries, known as "third parties", such as West Germany, the Philippines and several Scandinavian countries also joined the UKUSA community.[9] History[edit] Mutual assured destruction. Aftermath of the atomic bomb explosion over Hiroshima, August 6, 1945 Mutual assured destruction, or mutually assured destruction (MAD), is a doctrine of military strategy and national security policy in which a full-scale use of high-yield weapons of mass destruction by two opposing sides would cause the complete annihilation of both the attacker and the defender.[1] It is based on the theory of deterrence where the threat of using strong weapons against the enemy prevents the enemy's use of those same weapons.

Mutual assured destruction

The strategy is a form of Nash equilibrium in which neither side, once armed, has any incentive to initiate a conflict or to disarm. Theory[edit] The doctrine of Mutual Assured Destruction (MAD) assumes that each side has enough nuclear weaponry to destroy the other side; and that either side, if attacked for any reason by the other, would retaliate without fail with equal or greater force. This MAD scenario is often referred to as nuclear deterrence. History[edit] Historical Geography of Transportation: The Emergence of Mechanized Systems. Transportation is closely linked with the process of globalization.

Historical Geography of Transportation: The Emergence of Mechanized Systems

Efficiently distributing freight and moving people has always been an important factor for maintaining the cohesion of economic systems from empires to modern nation states and economic blocs. With technological and economic developments, the means to achieve such a goal have evolved considerably with a series of historical revolutions and evolutions. This process is very complex and is related to the spatial evolution of economic systems and associated technical developments. It is possible to summarize this evolution, from the pre-industrial era to transportation in the early 21st century, in four major stages, each linked with specific technological innovations in the transport sector; the pre-industrial era, the industrial revolution, fordism and post-fordism (globalization). European fibre, bandwidth & data centre solutions.

Rede Voltaire. Dragon Report. NetLogo Home Page. NetLogo is a multi-agent programmable modeling environment.

NetLogo Home Page

It is used by tens of thousands of students, teachers and researchers worldwide. It also powers HubNet participatory simulations. It is authored by Uri Wilensky and developed at the CCL. You can download it free of charge. What can you do with NetLogo? Join mailing lists here. Download NetLogo Go to NetLogo Web NetLogo comes with a large library of sample models. Organização das Nações Unidas quer mais brasileiros. Seminário Brasileiro de Estudos Estratégicos Internacionais - SEBREEI 2013. Ideas, issues, knowledge, data - visualized! É mais fácil fazer negócios na Etiópia do que no Brasil, aponta relatório do Banco Mundial. Fazer negócios no Brasil ficou mais difícil, principalmente para as pequenas e médias empresas.

É mais fácil fazer negócios na Etiópia do que no Brasil, aponta relatório do Banco Mundial

É o que aponta o relatório Doing Business 2013: Smarter Regulations for Small and Medium-Size Enterprises. O país caiu da 126º colocação no ranking anterior, para 130º, em uma relação de 185 países. Ficamos atrás de nações como Etiópia (127º), e os vizinhos Paraguai (103º) e Argentina (124º). Os países da América Latina que melhor se destacaram foram Chile (37º), Porto Rico (41º), Peru (43º), Colômbia (45º) e México (48º).

O estudo é realizado pelo Banco Mundial e pela Corporação Financeira Internacional. O destaque do estudo ficou por conta das nações europeias: a Polônia saiu de 59º lugar para 55º ao implementar quatro reformas estruturais, tornando mais fácil o registro de propriedade, pagamento de impostos, aplicação dos contratos e a resolução de falências. AIESEC - The World's Largest Student Driven Organization.