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4. Adaptation to Climate Change (May 6, 2009)
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1. When the Rubber Hits the Road: The Real Story on Fuel Economy (January 7, 2009)
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1. Overcoming the Resource Curse (September 24, 2008)
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3. Rising Powers, Shrinking Planet: The New Geopolitics of Energy (October 8, 2008)
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2. App Stores and Software Ecosystems (April 8, 2009)
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