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Integrated Assessment Models for Climate Change

"These models help researchers to understand possible implications of climate inaction. They evaluate the effects of national and international policies on global emissions and devise optimal emissions trajectories in line with long-term temperature targets and their implications for infrastructure, investment, and behavior. ..." – By Maureen Stone

Individual Differences at Work

"The cost of hiring someone who is unproductive and destructive is considerable. Equally, knowing what to look for in those who turn out to be happy and productive is very important. The central questions are what to look for and how to measure it. ..." – By Adrian Furnham

What's New to the OREs

In December2020, more than 130 new and revised articles have been published on the Oxford Research Encyclopedias platform. Explore the recently published articles now.

Three More Encyclopedias Available via Subscription and Perpetual Access

On May 28, the Oxford Research Encyclopedias of Business and Management, Economics and Finance, and Neuroscience will be available via subscription. After a successful free period during development, the OREs provide in-depth overviews of the major areas of research and will continue to grow with the field over time. If you're a librarian, explore Subscriber Services to learn how to provide access to the OREs for your institution. If you're not a librarian, you can recommend the OREs to your librarian here.

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DECEMBER 17, 2020

What's New: December 2020

In December 2020, more than 137 new and revised articles have been published on the Oxford Research Encyclopedias platform.

NOVEMBER 24, 2020

What's New: November 2020

In November 2020, more than 137 new and revised articles have been published on the Oxford Research Encyclopedias platform.

OCTOBER 30, 2020

What's New: October 2020

In October 2020, more than 181 new and revised articles have been published on the Oxford Research Encyclopedias platform.