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Related Literature - Artisanal Gold Council

Artisanal and Small Scale Gold Mining (ASGM) is an industry that has existed for millennia. But the most important periods (simply by production volume) are the two phases: (1) the 19th century gold rushes – roughly 1849 to 1929 (80 years), and (2) the modern ongoing gold rush – roughly 1970 to present with a big kick in 1980, (40 years and ...

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Literature Review: Gold Mining, Sustainability and ...

Download 6-page Literature Review on "Gold Mining, Sustainability and Profitability: Literature Review" (2021) Environmental Management: The notion of environmental management has become essential both to business and civic leaders. Though it had previously been viewed as a socio-cultural

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An analysis of what is known about Mining Industry Health ...

In a search of academic literature, industry trade publications, company reports and grey literature, we have identified 180 mining operations in 29 countries in Africa. However, detailed information on PPPs related to those mining operations is extremely limited. This section describes the methodology of

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Gold Mining Industry Article about Gold Mining Industry ...

Gold prospecting has been important in the development of the gold mining industry. The mining of placer deposits is done primarily by the open-cut method with the use of modern, high-efficiency (heavy-duty bulldozers and excavators) and dredging and hydraulic methods. Bedrock deposits are mined by the open-cut and underground methods.

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Gold Mining Market Research Reports Gold Mining Industry ...

Jul 12, 2021  Gold mining is the process of obtaining gold or gold ores from the ground. A variety of techniques are typically used to obtain gold including, placer mining, gold panning, sluicing, dredging, rocker box, hard-rock mining, and by product mining. Dating back to at least 4700 BC, gold mining has been a major industry for thousands of years.

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Endogenous Gender Norms: Evidence from Africa’s Gold ...

Africa’s Gold Mining Industry ... the plough-related norms resisted subsequent periods of economic and technological change, ... percentage points—is larger than benchmark findings in the experimental literature aiming to increase women’s work participation (e.g.Jensen,2012). This indicates that the industry

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Related Literature - Artisanal Gold Council

Artisanal and Small Scale Gold Mining (ASGM) is an industry that has existed for millennia. But the most important periods (simply by production volume) are the two phases: (1) the 19th century gold rushes – roughly 1849 to 1929 (80 years), and (2) the modern ongoing gold rush – roughly 1970 to present with a big kick in 1980, (40 years and ...

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CHAPTER 2 LITERATURE REVIEW

LITERATURE REVIEW 2.1 INTRODUCTION The objective of this chapter is to present a literature review of tailings dam design and construction in general, as well as a critical review of the engineering properties of gold tailings. A brief history of the South African gold mining industry is

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Technical Resource Document: Extraction and Beneficiation ...

the domestic gold placer mining industry and is one of a series of profiles of major mining sectors. Additional profiles describe lode gold mining, lead/zinc mining, copper mining, iron mining, and several industrial mineral sectors, as presented in the current literature

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Mining Background Literature Review - WRI

to fossil fuels, coal, and metal mining (Matthews et al., 2000:107). The amount of waste produced depends on the type of mineral extracted, as well as the size of the mine. Gold and silver are among the most wasteful metals, with more than 99 percent of ore extracted ending up as waste. By contrast, iron mining is less wasteful, with

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What is the environmental performance of firms overseas ...

The gold mining industry provides an important case study for analysis of these questions: (a) It is truly global in the ... A closely related body of literature on "regulatory chill", suggests that while environmental stringency does not lead foreign firms to migrate to

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Corporate Social Responsibility in the Ghanaian Mining ...

fiduciary responsibility to shareholders within gold mining companies in Ghana. Social exchange theory was the theoretical base of this quantitative correlational study, which included point-biserial and Spearman correlations to examine archival data from 10 active gold mining companies in Ghana. Results indicated a significant inverse

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Metals Mining Insights McKinsey Company

Jul 07, 2021  January 17, 2020 – While gold does not tarnish or decay, the industry that mines, refines, and fashions the yellow metal is far less stable. Commentary Auctioning of Indian mining leases—the next disrupting factor in the iron ore market?

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Innovation in the Mining Industry: Technological Trends ...

Jul 23, 2020  Innovation plays a critical role in the mining industry as a tool to improve the efficiency of its processes, to reduce costs, but also to meet the increasing social and environmental concerns among communities and authorities. Technological progress has also been crucial to allow the exploitation of new deposits in more complex scenarios: lower ore grades, extreme weather conditions, deeper ...

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(PDF) Operations research for mining: A classification and ...

In the literature, most mine production models are developed for ore (hard-rock) mining industries. In comparison with ore mining, coal mining has specific and different requirements

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Risk Management Determinants Affecting Firms' Values in ...

firms to hedge their risks. Our application is for the North American gold mining industry. The random variable considered is the selling price of an ounce of gold. We show that several factors related to maximizing the firm's value significantly affect the decision to hedge the price of gold.

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Child Labor in the Small-Scale - DOL

4. Literature review: Child labor in Suriname’s gold mining industry 19 4.1 Numbers and ages of working children 21 4.2 Causes of child labor 24 4.3 Education and dropout 25 4.4 Types of work performed by children 26 4.5 Child rights 27 4.6 Forced labor and trafficking 28

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Endogenous Gender Norms: Evidence from Africa’s Gold ...

Africa’s Gold Mining Industry ... the plough-related norms resisted subsequent periods of economic and technological change, ... percentage points—is larger than benchmark findings in the experimental literature aiming to increase women’s work participation (e.g.Jensen,2012). This indicates that the industry

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What is the Environmental Performance of Firms Overseas ...

gold mines worldwide. From a –rm decision and environmental perspective, the gold mining industry provides an important case study for analysis of these questions: a) It is truly global in the extent of its reach. b) It produces substantial environmental pollution and degradation in comparison to other types of economic activity.

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Who Manages Risk? An Empirical Examination of Risk ...

This article examines a new database that details corporate risk management activity in the North American gold mining industry. I find little empirical support for the predictive power of theories that view risk management as a means to maximize shareholder value.

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Technical Resource Document: Extraction and Beneficiation ...

the domestic gold placer mining industry and is one of a series of profiles of major mining sectors. Additional profiles describe lode gold mining, lead/zinc mining, copper mining, iron mining, and several industrial mineral sectors, as presented in the current literature

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The social and economic impacts of gold mining

of the gold mining industry are not well understood. Gold mining companies are a major source of income and economic growth, with an important role in supporting ... Much of the literature

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The Gold Rush (Chapter 5) - A History of California Literature

A History of California Literature - May 2015. ... A History of California Literature; The Gold Rush; A History of California Literature. A History of California Literature. Search within full text. ... The Mining Industry; Enrique Tandeter, John Couriel, Robert Karl; Published online: 28 March 2008;

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Risks and opportunities for mining

Gold Corporation’s merger with Randgold, an Africa-focused gold mining company, in a share-for-share deal valued at US$6.5 billion.6 The deal closed in January 2019 and set Barrick up to be the industry-leading gold company until Newmont announced its proposed US$10 billion acquisition of Goldcorp. The market’s reaction to these mergers and

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Corporate social responsibility in the large scale gold ...

The Ghanaian gold mining industry is believed to be well over 2000 years old and Hilson (2001) cites vestiges of alluvial gold extraction and winning activities to have been found that dates back as far as the sixth century. In fact, the wealth and strength of the old Ghanaian empires could be attributed to the rich gold deposits of western ...

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Innovation in the Mining Industry: Technological Trends ...

Jul 23, 2020  Innovation plays a critical role in the mining industry as a tool to improve the efficiency of its processes, to reduce costs, but also to meet the increasing social and environmental concerns among communities and authorities. Technological progress has also been crucial to allow the exploitation of new deposits in more complex scenarios: lower ore grades, extreme weather conditions, deeper ...

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Research trends in mining accidents study: A systematic ...

To help mining owners deal with post-mining accidents in the Marikana platinum mining industry (Engelbrecht and Thomas, 2017) Policy-makers: i. To construct policies related to the mining industry to ensure mining operations run smoothly (Düzgün and Leveson, 2018, Lyra, 2019) ii.

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Risk Management Determinants Affecting Firms' Values in ...

firms to hedge their risks. Our application is for the North American gold mining industry. The random variable considered is the selling price of an ounce of gold. We show that several factors related to maximizing the firm's value significantly affect the decision to hedge the price of gold.

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Occupational Safety and Health in Mining

Mining is a prerequisite for much industrial production: the products of mining are necessary for the production in manufacturing, construction and many other sectors. The four major mineral mining commodities that produce most revenue are coal, copper, iron ore and gold; more than 70% of the production of these four minerals come from the 16

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Global gold mining - statistics facts Statista

Jun 22, 2021  The world's top gold miners Among gold mining companies, Newmont from the U.S. is the global leader, with a production output of nearly six million ounces in 2020. Newmont's revenue amounted to 11 ...

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Do environmental regulations affect the location decisions ...

Feb 02, 2010  gold mining firms. To the best of our knowledge, it is the first study to systematically examine firm location decisions in a natural resource industry. It is also the only truly global study on multinational firm location decisions. We measure the location outcomes of multinational gold mining firms as reflected in the birth of new mines since ...

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Adapting to Climate Change: A Guide for the Mining

the industry’s reputation, social license to operate, and access to project financing. The mining industry should take a proactive approach to climate adaptation for the following reasons: » The supply of critical inputs to mining processes, such as water and energy, is likely to face greater constraints.

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Mining industry in Australia - statistics facts Statista

Jun 10, 2021  Australia’s mining industry is a pillar of the Australian economy, with the country being one of the world’s largest exporters of coal, iron ore, bauxite, alumina, and many other resources.

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Mental health interventions in the mining industry: a ...

May 27, 2020  The mining industry has been a recent focus internationally. This paper aims to critically examine research regarding organizational mental health interventions for people working in mining industries.,The narrative review used a systematic standardized search strategy in six databases and grey literature from 1990 to 2019.,Of the 418 studies ...

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