easterly


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a wind from the east

lying in or toward the east

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Relatively cold conditions continue in Amman and the hilly areas on Sunday and Monday, but it will be fair in the Badia and eastern plains with some clouds and easterly to north easterly winds stirring dust in the desert areas.
Brunel Way (South Side) From its junction with Intertissue Access Road for a distance of approximately 32 metres in an easterly direction.
Part 3 B1365 Stokesley Road, from its junction with Stainton Way for a distance of 420 metres in a south easterly direction.
Condemning the man of system / In chapters that remind me of Thomas Leonard's research on economists in the eugenics movement, Easterly lays bare the sometimes-explicit racism of western immigration policies (the Chinese Exclusion Act, for example) and development initiatives.
As Easterly notes ruefully, "Wilson's 1919 statement gives us an advance hint that this history gets it wrong".
The Tyranny of Experts: Economists, Dictators, and the Forgotten Rights of the Poor, by William Easterly, Basic Books, 394 pages, $29.
CHICAGO, March 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Tribune Broadcasting today announced the appointment of Greg Easterly as President & General Manager of WGN-TV in Chicago.
We'd like to congratulate the 2013 GNA award recipients, including Sarah Cartwright (Innovations in Nursing Practice Award), Linda Doyle (Staff Nurse Award), Nurses' Notes (Media Award), Patrice Pierce (Emerging Leader Award), Jim Cleghorn (Excellence in Partnership with Nursing Award), Joel Moorhead (Excellence in the Care of Older Adults Award), Kathleen Koon (Distinguished Service Award) and Linda Easterly (posthumous Woman of Vision Award, accepted by her husband Glenn Easterly).
WEATHER FOR THE WEEKEND CARDIFF | TODAY Outbreaks of rain or sleet through the morning, with strong easterly winds.
The first few paragraphs were about compulsory purchase and compensation but near the end of the article was the following: "We, along with neighbouring councils continue to push for an easterly realignment of the route and a tunnel.
unstable weather with moderate to active easterly to south-easterly wind at a
Ultimately, both Sachs and Easterly agree that something must be done to help the bottom billion and that the West can actually do something to help the Rest.
The White Man's Burden: Why the West's Efforts to Aid the Rest Have Done So Much III and So Little Good Author: William Easterly Publisher: Oxford University Press Price: 8.
The only Big Answer, says Mr Easterly, is that there is no Big Answer.
The White Man's Burden: Why the West's Efforts to Aid the Rest Have Done So Much Ill and So Little Good By William Easterly New York: Penguin, 2006.