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Enhancing scientific response in a crisis: evidence-based approaches from emergency management in New Zealand
Contemporary approaches to multi-organisational response planning for the management of complex volcanic crises assume that identifying the types of expertise needed provides the foundation for effective response. We discuss ...
A review of the use of chicory plantain red clover and white clover in a sward mix for increased sheep and beef production
(NZ Grassland Association, 2015)
Many farmers are sowing mixed swards containing chicory (Cichorium intybus), plantain (Plantago lanceolata), red clover (Trifolium pratense) and white clover (T. repens) (hereafter termed herb and clover mix). This herb ...
Arachidonic Acid and Docosahexaenoic Acid Suppress Osteoclast Formation and Activity in Human CD14+Monocytes, In vitro
(PUBLIC LIBRARY SCIENCE, 2015-04-13)
Predictors and risks of body fat profiles in young New Zealand European, Maori and Pacific women: study protocol for the women's EXPLORE study
(SPRINGER INTERNATIONAL PUBLISHING AG, 2015-03-14)
Firm size and the political cycle premium
We investigate the role of firm size in generating political cycle outcomes. Like in the U.S., New Zealand’s political cycle premium is driven by small firms; however, the results are opposite. In New Zealand, periods ...
IKVAV-linked cell membrane-spanning peptide treatment induces neuronal reactivation following spinal cord injury
Spinal cord regeneration following treatment with a novel membrane-spanning peptide (MSP) expressing the isoleucine-lysine-valine-alanine-valine (IKVAV) epitope was assessed in Balb-c mice. After hemilaminectomy and ...
Uncertainty in policy: Implications for practice
(Institute for Governance and Policy Studies, 2015-11)
Insights into accounting choice from the adoption timing of international accounting reporting standards
This paper colle cts survey evidence on the costs and beneﬁts of adoptingInternational Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS). It also examines themotivations for the timing of IFRS adoption. Signiﬁcant diﬀerences existbetween ...