Volume 10, Issue 2

Heinz Journal Volume 10 Issue 2

Heinz Journal Volume 10 Issue 2

Read the latest issue of the Heinz Journal. Released 5/10/2013. Download the full text here Contents: The Shift to Private Vendors for Surplus Vehicle Disposal by Shireen Meer and Alexander J. Bandza Explaining Variation in Climate Change Mitigation Policies and Choice of Mitigation Targets by Katrina...

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Children in Same-Sex Families: Are They Different and What Does That Mean for Policy?

Children in Same-Sex Families: Are They Different and What Does That Mean for Policy?

Download the Full Text By Nguyen Thi Huyen Linh Abstract Same-sex marriage is a controversial issue. As part of the policy discussion process, this paper provides an international literature review of the studies examining the impact of same-sex parents on children. It summarises comparisons between...

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Absorption of Millennium Development Goals into Poverty Reduction Strategy Papers

Absorption of Millennium Development Goals into Poverty Reduction Strategy Papers

Download the Full Text By Peter Bucki, Simon Callaghan, Umair Khalid, Chris Morony, Jeremy Phillips, Ariunbilig Tsedendamba, and Ana Varela Abstract The United Nations is a joined group of national governments whose imperative is to make the world a better place in which to live. The Millennium Development...

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Explaining Variation in Climate Change Mitigation Policies and Choice of Mitigation Targets

Explaining Variation in Climate Change Mitigation Policies and Choice of Mitigation Targets

Download the Full Text By Katrina Edillor, Ruben Fernandez, Bahar Forghani, M. Arif Hadiwinata, M. Usman Mirza, Phakamile Nkomo, Getho Oxeus, Tamara Andrea Pena, and Ali Syedain Abstract Climate change and the global rise in greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions are an international and national issue. As...

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The Shift to Private Vendors for Surplus Vehicle Disposal

The Shift to Private Vendors for Surplus Vehicle Disposal

Download the Full Text By Shireen Meer and Alexander J. Bandza Abstract The private sector and the Internet have transformed public procurement. This article reviews the disposal and acquisition practices of U.S. states, counties and municipalities in order to understand the nature and extent of related...

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