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Edaphic patchiness influences grassland regeneration from the soil seed bank in mountain grasslands of central Argentina
(Wiley Blackwell Publishing, Inc, 2001-04)
The soil seed- banks in the main natural vegetation patches that makes up mountain grasslands on granite substrates in central Argentina were studied. The main natural vegetation types are moist swards, tall- tussock ...
Spatial variability of aquatic plant and microfaunal seed and egg bank communities within a forested floodplain system of a temperate Australian river
Aquatic plant and microfaunal propagule banks represent a major source of regenerative potential in river-floodplain ecosystems. This study investigated the spatial patterns of microfaunal and aquatic plant propagule bank ...
Evaluatng banking agents: a case of Brazilian banking correspondents
(De la Salle University, 2015)
Financial institutions play an important role in the development of any country’s economy, but there is still an enormous gap between supply and demand of financial services that meet the needs of the poor. Hence, it is ...
Banking Networks and Leverage Dependence in Emerging Countries
(World Scientific, 2015-11)
We construct banking networks using bank-level balance sheet data from 2005 to 2010 from five emerging countries: Argentina, Brazil, Mexico, South Africa, and Taiwan. The network interaction is based on the leverage ratio ...
Impact of Ligustrum lucidum on the soil seed bank in invaded subtropical seasonally dry woodlands (Córdoba, Argentina)
The impact of invasive species on below ground flora may differ from that on the above ground vegetation. Recent reviews of invaded and native communities emphasize the need for more comprehensive information on the impacts ...
Bancos comunitários de desenvolvimento: identificação de relações estratégicas de parceria
(Universidade Federal de São CarlosBRUFSCarPrograma de Pós-graduação em Ciência, Tecnologia e Sociedade, 2015-02-27)
This paper analysis the community development banks concept, understood as social technologies of solidarity finances, brought up to discussion under solidarity economy and Science, Technology and Society (STS) aspects. ...
Lutas na cidade de São Paulo: Mutirão Recanto da Felicidade e Banco Comunitário União Sampaio
(Universidade Federal de São CarlosBRUFSCarPrograma de Pós-graduação em Sociologia, 2011-12-13)
The present work is aimed at exploiting the relationship between city and work, from the study of two democratic experiences: a self-managed joint effort (mutirão) and a community bank in the city of Sao Paulo. These two ...
Bancos Comunitários de Desenvolvimento como estratégia de desenvolvimento territorial, microcrédito e autoconstrução. Caso : Banco Bem, Vitória-ES
(Universidade Federal de São CarlosUFSCarPrograma de Pós-graduação em Engenharia UrbanaCâmpus São Carlos, 2014-06-11)
Since 1998 it has increased the number of Community Development Banks, there are currently more than 100 operating in the country. They are a recent phenomenon and there are few studies on the cumulative impacts of this ...
Seed predation in a Mediterranean pasture: can ants modify the floristic composition of soil seed banks?
(Sociedad de Biología de Chile, 2005)