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Author: Bruce W. Don
Source: www.rand.org
Keywords: defense, relationships, strategic, insights, adversaries, policy, allies
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This paper discusses international security issues that result from the relationships among nations in a modern military alliance system. The author argues that the threat-bargain mechanisms of long-term nonbelligerent competition between East and West call for a revised NATO defense policy based on containment, deterrence, and bargaining. Such a defense policy can be achieved through an alliance ......
ISBN: 0821382985, 9780821382981
Author: Unknown
Source: publications.worldbank.org
Keywords: health, workforce, study, indonesia, services, provision, new, insights
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Directions in Development : DID - Human DevelopmentEnglish; Paperback; 156 pages; 6x9Published April 14, 2010 by World BankISBN: 978-0-8213-8298-1; SKU: 18298 Over the past decade, Indonesia has implemented significant healthsector reforms that include decentralizing responsibilities for servicedelivery, designing incentives for health providers, increasing thesupply of midwives in remote areas,......
ISBN: 0833039415, 9780833039415
Author: Matthew C. Dixon
Source: www.rand.org
Keywords: commercial, aviation, insights, aircraft, costs, aging, maintenance
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The U.S. Air Force is grappling with the challenge of aging fleets and when it might be optimal to replace those fleets. This monograph examines commercial aviation data with the goal of drawing inferences and lessons about aging aircraft that may be relevant to the Air Force. It focuses on “aging effects” — i.e., how commercial aircraft maintenance costs change as aircraft grow ......
ISBN: 0821379003, 9780821379004
Author: Salman Zaidi
Source: www.ebookdb.org
Keywords: life, union, insights, survey, soviet, transition, europe, service, delivery, eastern, satisfaction, former
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Publisher: World Bank PublicationsPublished Time: World Bank PublicationsPages: 112The past two decades in Eastern Europe and the former Soviet Union have been times of tremendous change, with countries undergoing rapid transformation from centrally-planned to market-oriented economies. While poverty increased during the initial years of transition, primarily on account of the sharp economic contr......
ISBN: 0821382985, 9780821382981
Author: Unknown
Source: publications.worldbank.org
Keywords: health, workforce, study, indonesia, services, provision, new, insights
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Directions in Development : DID - Human DevelopmentEnglish; Paperback; 156 pages; 6x9Published April 14, 2010 by World BankISBN: 978-0-8213-8298-1; SKU: 18298 Over the past decade, Indonesia has implemented significant healthsector reforms that include decentralizing responsibilities for servicedelivery, designing incentives for health providers, increasing thesupply of midwives in remote areas,......
ISBN: 0833035495, 9780833035493
Authors: Geoffrey F. Joyce, Jesse D. Malkin, Jennifer E. Pace
Source: www.rand.org
Keywords: benefit, tricare, design, private, sector, insights, plans, costs, employer, provided, health, pharmacy
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The military health system, as well as the private health care sector, has experienced rapid growth in pharmaceutical expenditures. In 2002 alone, the Department of Defense spent about $3 billion on outpatient pharmacy benefits. As part of an effort to redesign the TRICARE pharmacy benefit to save costs, the Department of Defense is considering moving from a two-tiered to a three-tiered co-payment......
ISBN: 0821376586, 9780821376584
Author: Unknown
Source: publications.worldbank.org
Keywords: india, ghana, ethiopia, insights, services, governance, rural, gender
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Agriculture and Rural Development Series English; Paperback; 376 pages; 6x9Published January 27, 2010 by World BankISBN: 978-0-8213-7658-4; SKU: 17658 The book “Gender and Governance in Rural Services: Insightsfrom India, Ghana and Ethiopia” provides policy-relevantknowledge on strategies to improve agricultural and rural servicedelivery with a focus on providing more equitable acces......
Author: Matthew C. Dixon
Source: www.rand.org
Keywords: commercial, aviation, insights, aircraft, aging, costs
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Aging aircraft are a primary concern to the Air Force. Understanding the impact age has on maintenance costs is critical to “repair versus replace” decisions. Air Force data, however, provide a limited view of the true age effect. The commercial sector keeps uniquely different data on maintenance costs and the Department of Transportation collects these data from U.S. airlines. These a......
ISBN: 0796919941, 9780796919946
Author: Hsrc
Source: www.hsrcpress.ac.za
Keywords: hsrc, survey, insights, contemporary, attitudes, public
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Public Attitudes in Contemporary SA is a compilation that provides penetrative and textured accounts of the multi-faceted nature of South African society. This publication is both a public snapshot and a more in-depth analysis of trends and public opinions. It makes a significant contribution to the critical debate around the challenges to, and prospects for, consolidating democracy in South Afric......
ISBN: 0833031341, 9780833031341
Authors: Jonathan P. Caulkins, Jay Cole, Melissa Hardoby, Donna J. Keyser
Source: www.rand.org
Keywords: education, donors, higher, strategies, giving, insights, intelligent
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Provides an intellectual framework for guiding prospective major donors in giving more effectively to higher education. Although most major gifts are profoundly motivated by charitable intentions, the noble impulse to give to higher education can quickly generate complicated choices. Which school?Which program? Under what terms or conditions? Even very talented people who have enjoyed exceptionall......
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