The Money Interest And The Public Interest

Author: Perry Mehrling
Publisher: Harvard University Press
ISBN: 9780674059610
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In this story, which he tells through the ideas and lives of three prominent institutionalists, Allyn Young, Alvin Hansen, and Edward Shaw, progress is measured not by the swings of fashion between two polar traditions of monetary thought- ...

Private Lawyers And The Public Interest

Author: Robert Granfield
Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
ISBN: 0195386078
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... the majority of the money received by those organizations does not come from
the LSC. Instead, that money represents a mix of state and local government and
private sources of funding. In 2005, the LSC distributed around $331 million to its
grantees, an amount on the order of $58 million less than the funds LSC grantees
received from other sources (Legal Services Corporation 2006). 200 300 400
500 600 700 100 LSC grants Non-LSC 96 private lawyers and the public interest.

Power And The Public Interest

Author: Joseph Charles Swidler
Publisher: Univ. of Tennessee Press
ISBN: 9781572331839
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The TVA had been growing so fast that it outran its ability to raise money for new
generating projects. It had no bonding capacity for the purpose; net revenues
alone were inadequate, and Congress was progressively more resistant in
granting new appropriations. The logical place to build the next generating plant
was near Memphis, which was supplied over long transmission lines extending
westward from the main TVA system. In terms of system planning, Memphis
required a local ...

Anthropology And The Public Interest

Author: Peggy Reeves Sanday
Publisher: Academic Press
ISBN: 1483270394
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The net cost of employing such a nonpreferred worker is Wap (1+d) = Wr (1)
where Wnp is the money wage of the nonpreferred worker, d is a nonpecuniary
cost, and WP is the money wage of the preferred worker. Accordingly, Wp – Wmp
Wnp which is the discrimination coefficient-relative wage differential. This
formulation has been criticized on the groups that it (I) merely formalizes the
observed phenomenon, (2) ignores the structure (i.e., environment) that
generates such ...

Gambling And The Public Interest

Author: Peter Collins
Publisher: Greenwood Publishing Group
ISBN: 9781567205855
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There are trade descriptions laws, hygiene laws, antitrust laws, et cetera, but how
much money you make depends overwhelmingly on your company's ability to
compete successfully for the public's business. Of course, gambling companies
— that is, companies that sell the chance to win money by buying lottery tickets,
making bets, or playing games for money — also have to compete for customers,
but in the gambling industry, government is far more intrusive. Throughout the
United ...

In The Public Interest

Author: Bethan Emmett
Publisher: Oxfam
ISBN: 9780855985691
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Rich countries must increase their aid to o.7 percent by 2010 at the latest. rich
countries will only be giving o.36 percent In addition, the money they do give
needs to be far better spent. As the example of DFID in of their income in aid –
Malawi shows, rich countries can have a powerful impact on building public
services in poor the same proportion countries, but not when they waste money
on superfluous consultants, or insist that the aid is as in 1987. spent on their own
exports, ...

Collective Bargaining And The Public Interest

Author: David M. Winch
Publisher: McGill-Queen's Press - MQUP
ISBN: 9780773506961
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The public sector can be defined as activities that produce goods and services
that are provided to citizens by government, or under the auspices of government
, or by an agency of government that is publicly owned or funded to a significant
extent by public money, or by a firm that is regulated by an agency of government
. The important distinctions for my purposes between the public and private
sectors are that in the public sector managerial decisions are made by elected
politicians, ...

Shredding The Public Interest

Author: Kevin Taft
Publisher: University of Alberta
ISBN: 9780888642950
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Alberta had the tightest controls on spending in Canada during the very period when the Klein government has claimed costs were soaring out of control.

The Deficit And The Public Interest

Author: Joseph White
Publisher: Univ of California Press
ISBN: 9780520065338
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An upward blip in the money supply in April supposedly spooked the markets, so
the Fed decided to make sure it did not happen again. In early May the central
bank raised the discount rate one point to 14 percent with a four point penalty for
frequent, large borrowers, allowed the federal funds rate to rise above 20 percent
, and began an unprecedented monetary squeeze. Ml-B shrank in May and June,
not regaining its April level until November.3 It took a while for what the Fed was