U.S. Army Recruiting Command (USAREC) is faced with the challenge of ensuring that the flow of qualified volunteers is adequate to meet future active-duty accession requirements. This report documents research methods, findings, and policy conclusions from a project analyzing human resource management options for
Tham khảo sách 'challenges and issues with the further aging of u.s. air force aircraft - policy options for effective life-cycle management of resources', khoa học xã hội, lịch sử văn hoá phục vụ nhu cầu học tập, nghiên cứu và làm việc hiệu quả
Tuyển tập các báo cáo nghiên cứu về sinh học được đăng trên tạp chí sinh học quốc tế đề tài : Meeting human resources for health staffing goals by 2018: a quantitative analysis of policy options in Zambia
The use of radio-frequency communication—commonly referred to
as wireless communication—is becoming more pervasive as well as more
economically and socially important. Technological progress over many
decades has enabled the deployment of several successive generations
of cellular telephone technology, which is now used by many billions
of people worldwide; the near-universal addition of wireless local area
networking to personal computers; and a proliferation of actual and proposed
uses of wireless communications.
Official policies for SME development can be evaluated against their impact upon enterprise culture,
start-up, survival and growth of SMEs, and stakeholder empathy. Each of these criteria feeds off the others.
Enterprise culture will be strong where there are high rates of SME growth. Where SMEs are dominant
features in the local and regional economic and social environment, stakeholders themselves will be
influenced and will adjust their behaviour accordingly.
This template of culture and business and stakeholder development may be used in very different
The armed services prefer to recruit high-quality youth because of their better performance and lower attrition. However, high-quality youth are increasingly interested in attending college. While existing policies, such as the Montgomery GI Bill, that are targeted to the recruitment of the college market are likely to continue to have an eﬀect, new policies must be developed to successfully penetrate this marke
Iraq is the most pressing national security issue facing the United States today. This book evaluates the costs and benefits of five alternative strategies the United States could pursue in Iraq. The authors argue that, as long as the United States remains in Iraq, policy actions must focus on improving the security of Iraq
Guangdong, a province of over 93 million residents, is located on the southern coast of China, boarding with Hong Kong, China. As China'Ź"s powerhouse for economic growth and a pioneer of reform and opening up, Guangdong has maintained an annual average GDP growth rate of 13.7 percent over the past three decades. Its historical achievements notwithstanding, Guangdong witnessed increased inequality and regional disparity.
In this chapter, the following content will be discussed: Definition of options, black-scholes formula, chicago board options exchange, the use of options in hedging and speculation, increasing scope of options contracts in the future.
1. Figure 11.17: Published applications are available to the user via the Add/Remove Programs applet in Control Panel Note The option of publishing an application is only available within the User Settings portion of GPO
Challenges to sustaining the productivity of oceanic and coastal fisheries
have become more critical and complex as these fisheries reach the upper
limits to ocean harvests. In addition, it is now clear that we are managing
interactive and dynamic food webs rather than sets of independent single-species
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Selected policies, institutions, and environmental factors, on the other hand, have a
clear impact on education attainment. In particular, family background and teacher
quality have been identified as important explanatory variables for student
achievement. School autonomy and emphasis on assessing student performance are
likely to raise education attainment, while teacher unions’ influence may have a
This report analyzes the costs, benefits, and risks of some of the options the Navy might consider. This report should be of interest to the Office of the Secretary of Defense and to Navy policymakers involved in the present and future direction of naval aviation. This research was carried out in the Acquisition and Technology Policy Center of the National Defense Research Institute, RAND’s federally funded research and development center supporting the Secretary of Defense, the Joint Staff, the unified commands, the defense agencies, and the Navy....
The current Department of Defense (DoD) Military Personnel Human Resource Strategy is “to provide Human Resource policies, programs, and legislation that ensure the right number of military personnel have the requisite skills, abilities, and motivation to effectively and efficiently execute assigned missions.” The strategy envisions more widespread use of the concept of lateral entry to recruit the appropriate number and quality of military personnel. Currently, lateral entry is used selectively in certain military grades and occupations, and constructive credit i...
To address some of the challenges described above, the WHO/HAI Project on Medicine
Prices and Availability has initiated a set of activities to strengthen policy guidance on
issues relating to medicine prices, availability and affordability, with a specific focus on the
needs of low- and middle-income countries. These include a series of in-depth reviews on
policies and other interventions to manage medicine prices, increase availability and make
medicines more affordable.
The teaching and the practicing of corporate finance are more challenging and exciting
than ever before. The last decade has seen fundamental changes in financial markets and
financial instruments. In the early years of the 21st century, we still see announcements in
the financial press about such matters as takeovers, junk bonds, financial restructuring, initial
public offerings, bankruptcy, and derivatives. In addition, there is the new recognition
of “real” options (Chapters 21 and 22), private equity and venture capital (Chapter 19), and
the disappearing dividend (Chapter 18).
A Virtual Private Network (VPN) is defined loosely as a network in which customer
connectivity among multiple sites is deployed on a shared infrastructure with the same
access or security policies as a private network. With the recent advent of marketing
activities surrounding the term VPNs, from new technologies supporting VPNs to a flurry
of VPN-enabled products and services, you might think that the VPN concept is a major
technology throughput. However, as is often the case, VPN is a concept that is more than
10-years old and is well known in the service provider market space....
The world faces serious difficulties in obtaining the energy that will be needed in coming decades for a growing population, especially given the problem of climate change caused by fossil fuel use. This book presents a view of nuclear energy as an important carbon-free energy option. It discusses the nuclear fuel cycle, the types of reactors used today and proposed for the future, nuclear waste disposal, reactor accidents and reactor safety, nuclear weapon proliferation, and the cost of electric power.