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Author: Neil A. G. McPhie
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: address, employee, misconduct, effectively, agencies, discipline, creative, solutions, alternative
Number of Pages: 59
Published: 2009-05-01
ISBN-10: 1437906478
ISBN-13: 9781437906479

Alternative discipline is an approach to addressing misconduct that enables supervisors to consider the nature of the offense, and the personality of the employee, when crafting a response that has the greatest potential to help the employee to avoid future misconduct. For ex., Fed. supervisors have the authority to suspend an employee without pay if the employee misbehaves -- but what if the supervisor thinks another method may have a better chance of changing the employeeżs behavior? This report looks at what agencies are doing in this area. Few agencies have a formal policy on alternative

Author: Bruce L. Rhoads
Publisher: Bruce Rhoads
Keywords: geomorphology, symposium, september, binghamton, proceedings, nature, scientific, 27th
Number of Pages: 490
Published: 1996

Geomorphology is a discipline which has traditionally been dominated by fieldwork. This volume is devoted to the philosophical and methodological components of the discipline.

Author: Eduardo Levy Yeyati
Publisher: World Bank Publications
Keywords: runs, emerging, economies, bank, evidence, discipline, systemic, risk, market
Number of Pages: 49
Published: 2004

"Levy-Yeyati, Martinez Peria, and Schmukler show that systemic risk exerts a significant impact on the behavior of depositors, sometimes overshadowing their responses to standard bank fundamentals. Systemic risk can affect market discipline both regardless of and through bank fundamentals. First, worsening systemic conditions can directly threaten the value of deposits by way of dual agency problems. Second, to the extent that banks are exposed to systemic risk, systemic shocks lead to a future deterioration of fundamentals not captured by their current values. Using data from the recent banki

Author: K. L. Cochrane
Publisher: Food & Agriculture Org.
Keywords: measures, application, management, guidebook, manager, fishery
Number of Pages: 244
Published: 2002-09-18
ISBN-10: 9251047731
ISBN-13: 9789251047736

Fisheries management is a complex and evolving discipline but fisheries management as a coherent discipline is still poorly defined and poorly understood. This publication strives to identify the primary tasks in management of capture fisheries, with particular emphasis on sustainable utilization of the biological resources, and to demonstrate how these tasks should be integrated and coordinated to obtain the desired benefits from the biological resources in a sustainable and responsible manner.

Author: Shelley Burns
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: school, public, problems, discipline, violence
Number of Pages: 146
Published: 1999-05-01
ISBN-10: 0788177664
ISBN-13: 9780788177668

The results of a survey on school violence, which was conducted with a national sample of 1,234 public elementary, middle, & secondary schools in all states in 1997. It requested information on 4 main topics: the incidence of crime & violence that occurred in public schools during the 1996-97 academic year; principals' perceptions about the seriousness of a variety of discipline issues in their schools; the types of disciplinary actions schools took against students for serious offenses; & the kind of security measures & violence prevention programs that were in place in public schools. Charts

Author: Sherry Snyder
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: revenue, options, spending, discipline, budgetary, maintaining
Number of Pages: 308
Published: 1999-08-01
ISBN-10: 0788181289
ISBN-13: 9780788181283

Compiles 250 specific policy options for reducing federal spending or increasing revenues in a wide variety of programs. It is intended to help policymakers maintain budgetary discipline and accomplish related policy goals. Part One includes more than 200 options for reducing spending, organized by the functional categories of the budget. Part Two presents more than 50 options for generating revenues. The report concludes with an appendix listing the scorekeeping guidelines used to enforce the discretionary spending limits and pay-as-you-go requirement of the Budget Enforcement Act of 1990 (as

Author: Glenn A. Fine
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: disciplinary, system, investigation, bureau, federal, review
Number of Pages: 183
Published: 2009-09
ISBN-10: 1437916597
ISBN-13: 9781437916591

The FBIżs mission is to żprotect and defend the U.S. against terrorist and foreign intelligence threats; uphold and enforce the criminal laws of the U.S.; and provide leadership and criminal justice services to fed., state, municipal, and international agencies and partners.ż The FBI has defined the actions that violate its standards of conduct and hinder the performance of the FBIżs mission. In addition, the FBI has identified the range of discipline it may impose when an employee deviates from these standards and commits misconduct. This review examines the FBIżs investigations of alleg
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