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Author: Thomas Klier
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: industry, reprint, economic, perspectives, auto, evidence, supplier, plant, location, determinants
Number of Pages: 14
Published: 2008-08-01
ISBN-10: 1437902847
ISBN-13: 9781437902846

Analyzes the geography of the auto parts sector in North America. Drawing on a large plant-level data set, it shows an industry that is very spatially concentrated. Formal models of plant location highlight the role of transportation infrastructure as well as the importance of being within a dayżs drive of the assembly plant customer in the location choices of auto supplier plants. Tables.

Author: Scot Deal
Publisher: FEMA
Keywords: fire, safety, professional, guide, evacuations, care, small, board
Number of Pages: 9
Published: 1993

A fire safety professional can improve training motivation by explaining the consequences of inappropriate evacuation performance. Consequences can range from the cost of installing a sprinkler system, to revocation of business license, to emotional and financial responsibility for loss of human life. An appropriate fire evacuation plan is a strategy for moving every occupant away from the danger and to a point of safety in a timely manner. A point of safety maintains - by virtue of construction or location - the separation of heat and smoke from people. A point of safety may be located outsid

Author: H. Thomas Majeske Collins, Christopher
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: cameroon, destination
Number of Pages: 62
Published: 1993-06-01
ISBN-10: 0788127918
ISBN-13: 9780788127915

A study guide for all ages. Provides teachers with teaching tools, ideas, & information about Cameroon for their classrooms. Divided into three sections: grades 3-5, grades 6-9, & grades 10-12. The themes of the lessons include place, relationships within places, & location. Covers: cultural similarities, perceptions of Africa, country names, water & location, historic parallels, cities & landforms, language, history, sports & citizenship education. Also provides worksheets to be photocopied & distributed to the class. Illustrated with maps.

Author: John M. Goering
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: housing, location, public, racial, developments, occupancy, analysis, composition
Number of Pages: 118
Published: 1995-07
ISBN-10: 0788119710
ISBN-13: 9780788119712

Focuses primarily upon African-American & white families, although data are also presented on Hispanics & Asians living in public housing. Combines 3 databases - the Multifamily Tenant Characteristics System, the Project Address File & 1990 Census tract data - to assess the concentration of assisted households in poor, disadvantaged & minority communities. Over 100 tables, graphs & charts.

Author: DIANE Publishing Company
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: activities, enforcement, staffing, patrol, border
Number of Pages: 72
Published: 1996-06
ISBN-10: 0788128795
ISBN-13: 9780788128790

One of the purposes of the Violent Crime Control & Law Enforcement Act of 1994 was to increase the resources of the U.S. Border Patrol (BP) so as to help stem the flow of illegal aliens crossing the Southwest Border. Identifies the locations where the BP carried out its enforcement activities; identifies the number of BP staff at each location; determines the specific enforcement activities carried out at each location; & identifies factors that could affect decisions related to hiring or relocating agents to deploy on the Southwest Border

Author: Rick Haughey (au)
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: transit, location, efficient, areas, housing, affordable, policy, options, creating, preserving, challenges
Number of Pages: 40
Published: 2011-10
ISBN-10: 1437988369
ISBN-13: 9781437988369

This report examines specific, actionable non-statutory changes that the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) -- and partner agencies -- could adopt to better facilitate and encourage the development and preservation of affordable and workforce housing in location-efficient areas. This report addresses four topical areas, all related to providing affordable and workforce housing in the context of development oriented around transit, employment centers, and other locations-efficient areas. Charts and tables. This is a print on demand edition of an important, hard-to-find publi

Author: Michael Ollinger (au)
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: matters, location, costs, foodservice, school
Number of Pages: 52
ISBN-10: 1437985556
ISBN-13: 9781437985559
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