Harvests in the US suffer from climate change
14.02.2017 · Potsdam Institute for Climate Impact Research
Some of the most important crops risk substantial damage from rising temperatures. Increased irrigation can help to reduce the negative effects of global warming on crops - but only in specific regions.
Little Impact on Aggressive Tax Planning
14.02.2017 · Centre for European Economic Research
The aggressive tax planning efforts of companies such as Google or Apple are aimed at effectively reducing corporate tax burdens. A recent study carried out that current combatting strategies are not effective enough.
Epigenetic Changes Promote Development of Fatty Liver
10.01.2017 · German Institute of Human Nutrition
Mice with a strong tendency to obesity already exhibit epigenetic changes at six weeks of age. This favors the development of a fatty liver. Changes in DNA methylation are also detectable in humans and suggest a similar causal...