EKC


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AcronymDefinition
EKCEpidemic Keratoconjunctivitis
EKCEastman Kodak Company
EKCEverest Kanto Cylinder Ltd. (est. 1978; India)
eKCeKnowledgeCenter
EKCEvery Kilowatt Counts (power saving convention; Toronto, Ontario, Canada)
EKCElektroenergetski Koordinacioni Centar (Serbian: Electric Power Coordination Center; Belgrade, Serbia)
EKCEscondido Kids' Club (Palo Alto, CA)
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Health care--associated transmission of EKC in this outbreak highlights the importance of infection control in eye care practices, including the use of disinfectants with proven efficacy against adenoviruses.
Saboori and Soleymani (2011) tested the EKC hypothesis for Iran and took the data for the period of 1971-2007.
The empirical literature, however, does not support the EKC hypothesis in a consistent way.
The EKC hypothesis suggests that at the beginning, the short-term economic growth negatively affects the environment, but in the long term, once reached a certain level of income, this economic growth begins to cause positive effects in the environment.
The superficial keratitis can resolve or progress to sub epithelial infiltrates (SEIs) in 43% of patients of EKC.
The importance of preferences in shaping the EKC has been emphasized in several papers.
Firstly, the sample data was taken to plot the chart of the EKC curve for every country, using the selected model in the period of 1995-2010, and to verify the postulate of the EKC behaviour as the inverted U-shaped relationship between GHG and GDP per capita.
Wang (2013) uses different exponentials for income, from 0 to 2 (0 is the specific case of a linear EKC function and 2 is the case of a quadratic EKC function), Schmalensee et al (1998) and Vollebergh et al (2009) use semi parametric specifications of the B-spline method, (2) while Galeotti et al (2006) estimate a non-linear three parameter Weibull function in order to capture the EKC CO2 emissions-GDP relationship for groups of OECD and non-OECD countries.
Znamena to, ze podia hypotezy EKC "chudobne" krajiny EU este nedosiahli taku ekonomicku uroven, aby mnozstvo nimi vyprodukovanych emisii (na obyvateia) zacalo klesat.
Since the early study by Grossman and Kruger (1991) that found EKC empirically for certain types of environmental degradation, the empirical EKC literature expanded dramatically for the last 20 years.