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Author: DIANE Publishing Company
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: private, harvests, federal, declining, replace, timberlands, timber
Number of Pages: 48
Published: 1995-07
ISBN-10: 0788120549
ISBN-13: 9780788120541

Provides information on the potential timber supply from private timberlands & on associated issues related to private landowners' land management decisions. Specifically, for Washington, Oregon & California. Identified trend data on private timberland acreage & on volumes of timber harvested; requirements for reforestation :& the use of active timber management practices on private timberlands.

Author: OECD
Publisher: OECD Publishing
Keywords: sector, private, fostering, development, business
Number of Pages: 176
Published: 2007-05-16
ISBN-10: 9264034226
ISBN-13: 9789264034228

The days when it was thought that the development process could and should be managed by governments alone are long past. The challenge today is how to involve other parts of society such as the private sector and NGOs. This book details the activities of the private sector in developing and emerging economies and demonstrates how these activities are inter-related with government policies. Understanding these activities and public-private interactions is indispensable for the private sector to play its full role in a nation's development process. To this end, several case studies provide conc

Author: The World Bank
Publisher: World Bank Publications
Keywords: ghana, assessment, sector, health, private
Number of Pages: 152
Published: 2011-04-08
ISBN-10: 0821386247
ISBN-13: 9780821386248

Private Health Sector Assessment in Ghana is part of the World Bank Working Paper series. These papers are published to communicate the results of the Bank "s ongoing research and to stimulate public discussion. The private health sector in Ghana is a large and important sector in the market for health-related goods and services. However, little has been documented concerning the size and configuration of private providers and their contribution to health sector outcomes. With better information about the size, scope, distribution, and constraints of private actors, Ghana "s public policy make

Author: Barbara J. Bovbjerg
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: pension, plans, private, questions, key, answers
Number of Pages: 72
Published: 2003-02-01
ISBN-10: 0756731593
ISBN-13: 9780756731595

Provides information about the basic features of the private pension plan system & the federal framework that governs how private plans must operate. This private pensions primer includes questions & answers about the types of plans that private employers may sponsor, the benefits these plans provide, & the basic requirements that govern how these plans are administered. The answers are intended to be clear, concise, & easy-to-understand. Although the primer summarizes & explains some of the fundamental aspects of private pension plans, the material does not provide a complete technical interp

Author: Norman J. Rabkin
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: flexibility, implement, innovative, approaches, little, contractors, security, private, screening, aviation
Number of Pages: 24
Published: 2004
ISBN-10: 1422319199
ISBN-13: 9781422319192

The terrorist attacks of 9/11 resulted in fundamental changes in the way the U.S. screens airport passengers & their property. One of the most significant changes was the shift from using private screeners to using fed. screeners at all but 5 airports. These 5 U.S. airports are part of a pilot program, where private screeners perform screening functions. The mission of the Private Screening Pilot Program (PSPP) is to test the effective. of increased operational flexibility at the airport level that contractors may provide. This report describes: the challenges & limitations of the PSPP; the op

Author: World Bank
Publisher: World Bank Publications
Keywords: angola, infrastructure, solutions, private
Number of Pages: 157
Published: 2005-02
ISBN-10: 0821360175
ISBN-13: 9780821360170

"After the conflict ended in Angola, the country was faced with development challenges in economic and social conditions. The Government needed direction and reforms to encourage private sector participation to meet Angola's vast infrastructure needs in electricity and gas, water and sanitation, transport, and telecommunications. Private Solutions for Infrastructure in Angolaprovides an objective assessment of Angola's general environment for private sector participation in infrastructure. The main purpose of the book is to assist the Government of Angola in developing policies and a framework

Author: Michael U. Klein
Publisher: World Bank Publications
Keywords: competitive, disciplines, regulation, entrepreneurship, sector, development, private
Number of Pages: 234
Published: 2003
ISBN-10: 082135437X
ISBN-13: 9780821354377

Over the years, the term "private sector development" has been misunderstood and misconstrued-variously vilified and sanctified. During the decade of the 1990s, the role of the private sector in economic development received increasing attention, with controversy surrounding such issues as privatization and corporate scandals. 'The Private Sector in Development: Entrepreneurship, Regulation, and Competitive Disciplines' provides the first comprehensive treatment of the topic.Central to the discussion is the design of public policy that promotes an appropriate balance between competition and re
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