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Green Blog: In Nimby Sentiments, a Gender Divide: A new poll suggests that women are more likely than men to op...

In Nimby Sentiments, a Gender Divide By FELICITY BARRINGER Category Headline Lorem Ipsum Summary Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetur adipisicing elit, sed do eiusmod tempor incididunt ut labore et dolore magna aliqua. Read more» The Saint Index A consulting firm that conducts an annual poll on public attitudes toward development has come up with a new twist on Nimbyism: women are far more likely than men to fight proposals to build new power plants, shopping malls and big-box stores. According to a nationwide telephone survey of 1,000 people last June by the Saint Consulting Group, support for local projects with potentially negative environmental consequences is uniformly higher among men than among women. In fact, apartments and condominiums are the only kind of local development that women are more likely to support than men. And there is another interesting factl h...

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