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Author: Paula Gardner
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: hispanic, origin, race, sex, causes, death, leading
Number of Pages: 82
Published: 1996-06
ISBN-10: 0788145355
ISBN-13: 9780788145353

Presents leading cause of death data using alternative age classifications. Rankings are shown separately for white, black, and Hispanic males and females. Ranking procedures include effects of age aggregation on ranking and effects of alternative age aggregations. Tables cover: deaths and death rates for the 10 leading causes of death; list of 72 selected causes of death; ranking of diseases of heart by alternative age groupings (AAG); ranking of HIV infection by AAG; and the effect of different age aggregations on ranking of malignant neoplasms, accidents, cerebrovascular diseases, diabetes,
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Author: Paula Gardner
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: origin, united, states, hispanic, race, causes, death, sex, leading
Number of Pages: 100
Published: 1996-03
ISBN-10: 0840605137
ISBN-13: 9780840605139

Presents leading cause of death data using alternative age classifications. Rankings are shown separately for white, black, and Hispanic males and females. Ranking procedures include effects of age aggregation on ranking and effects of alternative age aggregations. Tables cover: deaths and death rates for the 10 leading causes of death; list of 72 selected causes of death; ranking of diseases of heart by alternative age groupings (AAG); ranking of HIV infection by AAG; and the effect of different age aggregations on ranking of malignant neoplasms, accidents, cerebrovascular diseases, diabetes,
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Author: Shan Rajagopal
Publisher: Project Portfolio Management
Keywords: corporate, vision, leading, management, portfolio, project
Number of Pages: 16
Published: 2007-05-15
ISBN-10: 0230507166
ISBN-13: 9780230507166

Many companies and organisations are faced with a portfolio of projects that need to be managed effectively and successfully. This new book by leading practitioners introduces a framework and range of tools to enable the project portfolio to be strategically managed including establishing guidelines, prioritising, aligning projects with strategy, balancing the portfolio and sustaining a change culture through continuous improvement.
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Author: Timothy Besley
Publisher: World Bank Publications
Keywords: speak, experience, policymakers, leading, challenges, 1990s, development
Number of Pages: 349
Published: 2005
ISBN-10: 0821358723
ISBN-13: 9780821358726

The 1990s were a decade of historical significance with numerous and remarkable changes. It was also a time of considerable reforms that strengthened the policy framework in a large number of countries. Yet the resulting growth experiences of developing countries have been extremely varied and often below expectations. What have we learned from this experience? And how can these lessons be applied to the challenges we face in the new millennium? This book brings together the insights and experiences of some of the world's leading policymakers and global thought leaders, individuals who have ha
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Author: Lakeside Publishing Co.
Publisher: Lakeside Publishing Co.
Keywords: travel, cruise
Number of Pages: 52
Published: 2008-05 - 2008-06
eBookDB-ID: 01995111

Cruise Travel is the world's leading cruise vacation magazine. Whether you're an experienced cruiser, a first-timer, or just dreaming of a cruise vacation, Cruise Travel is for you. Every issue is packed with full color features on the best cruise ships as well as complete deck plans for our "Ship of the Month" feature. Also included, is a complete cruise calendar featuring cruises throughout the U.S. and the world. Embarkation ports, all ports-of-call, and itineraries are also featured as well as complete costs of the cruises. Reviews of new and classic vessels, tips on shore excursions and s
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Author: M. M. Peden
Publisher: World Health Organization
Keywords: burden, disease, global, cause, leading, injury
Number of Pages: 56
Published: 2002
ISBN-10: 9241562323
ISBN-13: 9789241562324

In 1999, WHO published the first volume of this document to inform policy-makers, health officials, researchers and the general public about the magnitude and ranking of injuries to facilitate informed decision-making and increase attention to this significant public health problem. With more attention and resources being allocated to injury prevention and control it is important to provide up-to-date and accurate data about the magnitude of this problem. Therefore, the ranking tables are presented here with the most recent data available. The fifteen leading causes of death/burden of disease
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Author: June S. Beittel
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: violence, related, drug, mexico
Number of Pages: 27
Published: 2010-10
ISBN-10: 1437927912
ISBN-13: 9781437927917

Drug-related violence in Mexico spiked in recent years as drug trafficking org. (DTOs) competed for control of smuggling routes into the U.S. For at least 40 years Mexico has been among the most important producer and supplier of heroin, marijuana and (later) meth. to the U.S. market. Now, it is the leading source of all three drugs and is the leading transit country for cocaine coming from S. Amer. to the U.S. Contents of this 5/09 report: (1) Drug Trafficking in Mexico: Background on Mexicożs Anti-drug Efforts; Major DTOs in Mexico; Other Groups and Emergent Cartels; Pervasive Corruption an
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