The Journal of Social, Political, and Economic Studies

Articles from Vol. 26, No. 2, Summer

Arab Political Organizations within the Israeli State
This article studies the political organization of the Arab minority in Israel up until the time of the recent disturbances. The primary concern of the article is to shed light on the development of Arab political organization and Arab political significance...
Attracting Portfolio Capital Inflows: National Political and Economic Attributes of Emerging Markets
The general objective of this study is to discern and examine the role of macroeconomic government policies as well as the economic and financial attributes of host emerging market countries in shaping the destination of portfolio investments. The study...
Irrational Exuberance
Irrational Exuberance Robert J. Schiller Princeton: Princeton University Press, 2000 Irrational exuberance (Princeton: Princeton University Press, 2000) is Yale professor Robert J. Shiller's discussion of the current level of US stock prices. He uses...
MAGIC: The Untold Story of U.S. Intelligence and the Evacuation of Japanese Residents from the West Coast during WWII
MAGIC: The Untold Story of U.S. Intelligence and the Evacuation of Japanese Residents from the West Coast During WW II David D. Lowman Athena Press, Inc., 2000 David D. Lowman retired as Special Assistant to the Director of the National Security Agency...
The Future of European Missile Defense Systems
The reasons for the lack of interest of European allies in missile defense are reviewed. It is concluded that although previous analyses have indicated that there has been no desire to invest in such systems, a number of external triggering events have...
The Limits of Social Justice
Egalitarians and deconstructionist multiculturalists have monopolized such symbolic slogans as "social justice." While biological. behavioral and public policy oriented empirical research has impugned many of their assumptions, there are good reasons...
The People's Republic of China Confronts Taiwan
The author examines the Chinese military threat to Taiwan and after a brief historical synopsis proceeds to assess PRC preparations for a possible invasion of Taiwan, detailing the technology and resources available for a PRC assault and Taiwanese resistance....
Why Smart People Make Big Money Mistakes-And How to Correct Them: Lessons from the New Science of Behavioral Economics
Why Smart People Make Big Money Mistakes - and How to Correct Them: Lessons from the New Science of Behavioral Economics Gary Belsky and Thomas Gilovich Simon & Schuster 1999 In this book, Gary Belsky and Thomas Gilovich apply behavioral principles...