19 publications matching keyword "Développement économique"
03/26/2013 - 09:52
Foreign travel gives people and companies an opportunity to indulge in practices that may not be approved of or even legal back at home. Shouldn’t we remember to pack our ethical standards when we go abroad?
03/19/2013 - 13:48
03/13/2013 - 10:32
01/15/2013 - 15:42
The popularity of the latest smartphones has triggered conflict between manufacturers. But, beyond the Apple-Samsung battle, are their customers aware of the social and environmental cost of the aluminum in these devices?
12/11/2012 - 18:37
12/10/2012 - 19:27
The following article provides two points of view, one from a university professor and the other from one of the SNCF’s leading experts on high-speed travel. Their views, which are largely complementary – but sometimes in opposition, offer an insight into a subject that goes well beyond the question of transport and involves matters of public policy, regional development planning and individual choice.
12/10/2012 - 16:43
Many writers now mobilize the “mobility turn”. As this post-disciplinary concept spreads through social sciences, it has become essential to analyze the complex organization of today’s economic, social and political spaces, argues Professor John Urry.
12/10/2012 - 09:35
A combination of rising petrol prices since the 1990s and the sub-prime mortgage crisis have curbed the growth of car journeys in the United States. Is the era of mass mobility by car beginning to run out of gas?
12/07/2012 - 19:53
Shopping centres are no longer merely places where you fill the boot of your car with the weekly shop. They’ve become places where you go forleisure activities or even just for a stroll. But is the car the only way of meeting the demands of people using these shopping complexes?