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Author: George E. Peterson
Publisher: World Bank Publications
Keywords: urban, infrastructure, finance, values, land, unlocking
Number of Pages: 150
Published: 2009
ISBN-10: 0821377094
ISBN-13: 9780821377093

Land-based financing of urban infrastructure is growing in importance in the developing world. Why is it so difficult to finance urban infrastructure investment, when land values typically increase by more than the cost of investment?'Unlocking Land Values to Finance Urban Infrastructure' examines the theory underlying different instruments of land-based finance, such as betterment levies, developer exactions, impact fees, and the exchange of publicly owned land assets for infrastructure. It provides a wealth of case-study illustrations of how different land-based financing tools have been imp
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Author: Michael Laitman
Publisher: Laitman Kabbalah Publishers
Keywords: zohar, unlocking
Number of Pages: 434
Published: 2011-05-16
ISBN-10: 1897448597
ISBN-13: 9781897448595

Gazing was I, upon that everlasting world... (The Book of Zohar, 'The Hidden Homily') The Book of Zohar (Book of Radiance), also known as, The Zohar, is one of the most mysterious and misunderstood compositions ever written. The awe, admiration, and even fear it has evoked over the years are unsurpassed. This book contains the secrets of the whole of Creation, but until recently these secrets were shrouded in a cloud of mystery and misconceptions. Now The Zohar is openly unfolding its wisdom throughout the world, to show humanity a way forward, as the book itself declares (VaYera, Item 460), "
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Author: Bill Clinton
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: papers, house, blair
Number of Pages: 56
Published: 1997-06
ISBN-10: 0788171208
ISBN-13: 9780788171208

Contains the instructions presented to the Cabinet in Jan. 1997 by Pres. Clinton & VP Gore on the issue of reinventing government. There are three chapters: the first addresses delivering great service” -- treating the public the way top companies treat their customers; the second tells how to foster partnership & community solutions to reduce the involvement of big government; & the third is about how to reinvent to get the job done with less -- describing the key to unlocking the enormous, unused, human potential of the federal workforce.
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Author: World Bank
Publisher: World Bank Publications
Keywords: africa, new, social, contract, north, east, employment, potential, middle, unlocking
Number of Pages: 288
Published: 2004
ISBN-10: 082135678X
ISBN-13: 9780821356784

Over the next two decades, the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region faces an unprecedented challenge. In 2000, the labor forces of the region totaled some 104 million workers, a figure expected to reach 146 million by 2010 and 185 million by 2020. Given this expansion, the economies of the region will need to create some 80 million new jobs in the next two decades. With unemployment now at about 15 percent, the more ambitious goal of absorbing unemployed workers in addition to the new entrants implies the need to create close to 100 million jobs by 2020, a doubling of the current level o
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Author: Najy Benhassine
Publisher: World Bank Publications
Keywords: east, north, africa, middle, growth, competition, unlocking, private, privilege
Number of Pages: 276
Published: 2009-06-30
ISBN-10: 0821378775
ISBN-13: 9780821378779

'From Privilege to Competition: Unlocking Private-Led Growth in the Middle East and North Africa' sheds new light on the difficult quest for stronger and more diversified growth in a region of unquestionable potential. It underlines the need to strengthen reforms in many areas-specifically, by reducing policy uncertainty and improving credit and real estate markets. It also highlights other important issues that restrain the credibility and impact of reforms in many parts of the region: conflicts of interest between politicians and businesses, an investment climate that favors a few privileged
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Author: Anthony C. Garland
Publisher: SpiritAndTruth.org
Keywords: revelation, vol, book, commentary, jesus, christ, testimony
Number of Pages: 576
Published: 2007-01-17
ISBN-10: 0978886410
ISBN-13: 9780978886417

A Commentary on the Book of Revelation - Volume 1 The author presents a detailed study of the Book of Revelation emphasizing prophetic themes from the rest of the Bible which find their fulfillment in Revelation. To understand this controversial book, the author explores the many connections between the visions seen by the Apostle John and previous prophetic revelation given to Old Testament prophets such as Daniel, Ezekiel, and others. It is the author’s conviction that an understanding of related passages elsewhere in the Bible is the most important key to unlocking the bewildering v
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Author: Anthony Charles Garland
Publisher: SpiritAndTruth.org
Keywords: christ, jesus, testimony
Number of Pages: 594
Published: 2007-01-30
ISBN-10: 0978886429
ISBN-13: 9780978886424

A Commentary on the Book of Revelation - Volume 2 The author presents a detailed study of the Book of Revelation emphasizing prophetic themes from the rest of the Bible which find their fulfillment in Revelation. To understand this controversial book, the author explores the many connections between the visions seen by the Apostle John and previous prophetic revelation given to Old Testament prophets such as Daniel, Ezekiel, and others. It is the author's conviction that an understanding of related passages elsewhere in the Bible is the most important key to unlocking the bewildering variety o
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