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Author: Michael J. Curro
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: budget, personnel, levels, functions, spending, agency, function, classification, relating
Number of Pages: 126
Published: 1995-10-01
ISBN-10: 0788124609
ISBN-13: 9780788124600

Examines the functions performed by agencies in the fed. gov't., identifying those that are uniquely associated with each agency and those that are performed by 2 or more agencies. Provides financial info. and civilian personnel levels associated with each function. Contains extensive tables and graphs showing: a matrix of fed. dep'ts. and agencies according to budget function and subfunction classifications; obligation and employ. levels by budget function; each budget function showing obligation and employ. levels for dep'ts. and agencies, and end-of-year employ. levels.
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Author: National Research Council (U.S.). Subcommittee on
Publisher: National Academies
Keywords: exposure, levels, airborne, contaminants, selected, emergency, permissible, guidance
Number of Pages: 68
Published: 1991
eBookDB-ID: NAP:13707
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Author: Amy Belasco
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: cost, potential, issues, wars, iraq, levels, afghan, troop
Number of Pages: 72
Published: 2010-11
ISBN-10: 1437919456
ISBN-13: 9781437919455

In early 2009, the Obama Admin. announced plans to increase troop levels in Afghanistan and decrease troop levels in Iraq. In Afghanistan, 30,000 more troops are deploying this year while in Iraq, troops will gradually decline to 35,000 by Aug. 31, 2011 with all troops to be out of Iraq by Dec. 31, 2011. Contents of this report: (1) Obama Admin. Plans for Afghanistan and Iraq; (2) Wide Range in Deployed Troop Strengths in DoD Sources; (3) In-Country Troop Strength: FY 2002-12; (4) Cost Implications of Changes in Troop Strength: FY 2009-12; (5) Ways to Measure Troop Levels for the Afghan and Ir
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Author: Obaid Faroon
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: dde, update, ddd, ddt, profile, toxicological
Number of Pages: 497
Published: 2010-08
ISBN-10: 1437930670
ISBN-13: 9781437930672

DDT is a pesticide that was once widely used to control insects. Both DDD and DDE are breakdown products of DDT. This profile includes: (1) The examination, summary, and interpretation of available toxicologic info. and epidemiologic evaluations on DDT/DDD/DDE to ascertain the levels of significant human exposure for the substance and the associated chronic health effects; (2) A determination of whether adequate info. on the health effects of DDT/DDD/DDE is available to determine levels of exposure that present a significant risk to human health of chronic health effects; and (3) Identificatio
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Author: Jonathan Dickinson
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: gas, emissions, greenhouse, city, new, york, inventory
Number of Pages: 68
Published: 2007-09
ISBN-10: 1422315924
ISBN-13: 9781422315927

This report is a comprehensive greenhouse gas inventory for both New York City as a whole & for City govżt. operations. While there is no substitute for fed. action, all levels of govżt. have a role to play in confronting climate change & its potential impacts, & this report will help N.Y. begin doing that more aggressively. Mayor Bloomberg created the Mayorżs Office of Long-term Planning & Sustainability & charged it with developing a comprehensive sustainability plan for the Cityżs future. The result is PlaNYC, which has set a goal of reducing missions by 30% below 2005 levels by 2030, a
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Author: Jessilyn Taylor
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: update, cyanide, profile, toxicological
Number of Pages: 341
Published: 2010-08
ISBN-10: 1437930662
ISBN-13: 9781437930665

Cyanide has been found in many sites targeted for long-term fed. cleanup activities. Many of the cyanides in soil and water come from industrial processes. Contents: (1) The examination, summary, and interpretation of available toxicologic info. and epidemiologic evaluations on cyanide to ascertain the levels of significant human exposure for the substance and the associated health effects; (2) A determination of whether adequate info. on the health effects of cyanide is available to determine levels of exposure that present a significant risk to human health of chronic health effects; and (3)
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Author: Brian Keeley
Publisher: OECD Publishing
Keywords: consequences, recession, course, causes, recovery, crisis
Number of Pages: 148
Published: 2010-10-13
ISBN-10: 9264069119
ISBN-13: 9789264069114

How did the sharpest global slowdown in more than six decades happen, and how can recovery be made sustainable? OECD Insights: From Crisis to Recovery traces the causes, course and consequences of the "Great Recession". It explains how a global build-up of liquidity, coupled with poor tegulation, created a financial crisis that quickly began to make itself felt in the real economy. destroying businesses and raising unemployment to its highest levels in decades. The worst of the crisis now looks to be over, but a swift return to strong growth appears unlikely and employment will take several ye
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