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Author: Vicente Fretes Cibils
Publisher: World Bank Publications
Keywords: options, policy, public, bolivia
Number of Pages: 572
Published: 2006
ISBN-10: 0821366629
ISBN-13: 9780821366622

Bolivia's challenges with regard to policy are multiple, deep and multifaceted, and as such they require integral proposals. The book tries to cover these challenges in their different dimensions and presents options to grow more and better -- creating jobs, with benefits for all, and withoutcorruption and with civic participation. The design and implementation of all these options, simultaneously or in the short- and medium-term, is not feasible; and from here blooms options.

Author: SAS Publishing
Publisher: SAS Publishing
Keywords: reference, options, system, sas
Number of Pages: 337
Published: 2011-07
ISBN-10: 1607649039
ISBN-13: 9781607649038

Provides reference information about SAS system options, and functions and procedures that operate on system options. Discusses how you use SAS system options to establish the SAS operational environment.

Author: Terry Dinan
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: disposal, october, waste, reducing, options, federal
Number of Pages: 85
Published: 1991-11-01
ISBN-10: 0788123769
ISBN-13: 9780788123764

Examines several policy options that would be more practical and effective when applied at the federal rather than the state or local level. The options would reduce the amount and toxicity of household waste through the use of economic incentives that would affect households, manufacturers, or collectors of waste and recyclable materials. 11 charts and tables.

Authors: Paul K. Davis, Russell D. Shaver, Gaga Gvineria,
Publisher: RAND
Keywords: options, composite, preliminary, blocks, screening, building, candidate, investment, finding
Number of Pages: 100
Published: 2008
ISBN-10: 083304219X
ISBN-13: 9780833042194

This report describes and documents a methodology and a prototype tool, the Building Blocks To Composite Options Tool (BCOT), for identifying investment options suitable to a particular defense capability area. The report is intended primarily for users of BCOT and those who will extend its functionality in the future, i.e., working analysts and modelers. The methodology ensures that a broad range of investment options is considered initially. It then uses a screening technique to narrow the range to those deemed worthy of more-extensive assessment in a fuller portfolio-analysis framework, suc

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: Charles Jeszeck
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: withdrawals, widely, understood, restrict, practices, certain, investment, options, plans
Number of Pages: 73
Published: 2011-05-01
ISBN-10: 1437983235
ISBN-13: 9781437983234

401(k) plan sponsors offer an array of appropriate investment options; participants direct their investments among those options. While participants expect to be able to switch investment options or withdraw money from their accounts, during the recent economic downturn, some 401(k) plan sponsors and participants found that they were restricted from doing so. This report: (1) identifies some of the specific investments and practices that prevented plan sponsors and participants from accessing their 401(k) plan assets; and (2) determines any changes the Dept. of Labor could make to assist spons

Authors: Tom LaTourrette, David R. Howell, David E. Mosher
Publisher: RAND
Keywords: potential, security, options, analysis, centers, terrorism, risk, shopping, reducing
Number of Pages: 100
Published: 2006
ISBN-10: 0833040405
ISBN-13: 9780833040404

Terrorist threat at shopping centers is a prominent concern, with over 60 terrorist attacks against shopping centers in 21 countries since 1998. Shopping center operators are beginning to explore and implement increased security efforts specifically designed to combat terrorism. This report offers qualitative and quantitative modeling approaches to help shopping center operators evaluate candidate security options in terms of their effectiveness at reducing terrorism risk, reaching the following conclusions. First, a strategy to reduce terrorism risk will be similar for most shopping centers.
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