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Author: John F. Sargent
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: funding, development, research, federal
Number of Pages: 49
Published: 2010-08
ISBN-10: 1437931251
ISBN-13: 9781437931259

Contents: (1) Overview; (2) Federal R&D Funding Perspectives: Agency Perspective; Character of Work, Facilities, and Equipment Perspective; Combined Perspective; (3) Multiagency R&D Initiatives Perspective: Multiagency R&D Initiatives; National Nanotechnology Initiative; Networking and Information Technology Research and Development Program; U.S. Global Change Research Program; (4) DoD; (5) DHS; (6) NIH; (7) DoE; (8) NSF; (9) Dept. of Commerce: NIST, NOAA; (10) NASA; (11) USDA; (12) Dept. of the Interior; (13) EPA; and (14) DoT. Charts and tables.

Author: Signe Burgstaller
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: perspective, institutionalist, management, conflict
Number of Pages: 104
Published: 1994-06
ISBN-10: 0788121774
ISBN-13: 9780788121777

Examines United Nations conflict management from an institutionalist perspective. Offers insights into the role of international institutions in general and & into the institutional requirements for enhancing the role of the U.N. in particular. Contains tables and lists of resources.

Author: Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Na
Publisher: Food & Agriculture Org.
Keywords: report, livestock
Number of Pages: 96
Published: 2006-05
ISBN-10: 9251054215
ISBN-13: 9789251054215

The 2006 Livestock Report highlights critical issues that arise from the globalisation of the livestock sector. It is the first of a series that aims to stimulate broad debate, and to this end it covers a wide spectrum of topics. Five papers take a global perspective on various topics (including the management of transboundary animal diseases, the future of small-scale dairying, animal genetic resources) and there is a regional perspective on the Asian region.

Author: Victor S. Rezendes
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: governmentwide, perspective, risks, government, management, challenges, major
Number of Pages: 54
Published: 2003-07-01
ISBN-10: 0756733561
ISBN-13: 9780756733568

In its 2001 Governmentwide Perspective, the General Accounting Office (GAO) identified operational challenges, such as the continuing need to implement management reforms, and discussed the need to address human capital and other strategic challenges, particularly the longer-term budget outlook. The information that GAO presents in this report is intended to help sustain congressional attention in addressing the challenges government faces in doing business in the 21st century. This report is part of a special series of reports on governmentwide and agency-specific issues.

Author: Finn Tarp
Publisher: Intl Food Policy Res Inst
Keywords: economywide, perspective, mozambique, challenge, development, facing
Number of Pages: 414
Published: 2002-12
ISBN-10: 0896291316
ISBN-13: 9780896291317

This study responds to some of Mozambique's basic development challenges and provides qualitative and quantitative insights for policymaking from an economywide perspective. The report highlights the importance of agricultural development showing agriculture's large sectoral multiplier effects and that applying scarce capital to agriculture is generally more effective than applying it to industry and services. A novel CGE model is developed and used in a series of analyses focused on the impact and design of economic policy. Issues addressed are aid dependency, biases in price incentives facin

Author: Eliot Spitzer
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: new, york, state, people, attorney, general, report, office, frisk, city, police, department, stop, practices
Number of Pages: 474
Published: 1999
ISBN-10: 0788187538
ISBN-13: 9780788187537

Canvasses three different perspectives on stop & friskÓ (S&F) police activity in NY City. Provides the legal definition of, & constitutional parameters for S&F encounters. Considers S&F from the perspective of both the N.Y. City Police Dept. (NYPD) & minority communities that believe they have been most affected by the use of S&F. S&F is also examined as part of the NYPD's training regimen & from the point of view of officers who have used the technique. Provides an assessment of the S&F tactic from the perspective of persons who have been stopped,Ó & commentary from persons who have observe

Author: DIANE Publishing Company
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: european, perspective, proceedings, defining, warfare, international, conference, information, infowarcon
Number of Pages: 552
Published: 1996-11-01
ISBN-10: 0788135414
ISBN-13: 9780788135415

Papers: the strategic approach to home defense; information warfare: chaos on the electronic superhighway; east versus west: military views of information warfare; dealing with Internet intruders in emergency mode: an IBM perspective; hackers: national resources or cyber-criminals?; creating smart nations through national information strategies: intelligence and security issues; convergence of military and commercial vulnerabilities; societal impact of information warfare; security management: safety in cyberspace; industrial espionage: an update, etc.
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