On the Right Track
- Working on the Railroad. Robinson, Simon // Time International (South Pacific Edition);3/10/2008, Issue 9, p55
The article profiles India's state-owned Indian Railways (IR), the world's largest railroad under a single administration. IR had a poor reputation in the past, but since 2002, developed a world class reputation. The article describes the resurrection of India's railroads as a three-step...
- THE SICHUAN EXPERIMENTS: EXPERIENCES AND PROBLEMS. Lin Ling // International Studies of Management & Organization;Summer82, Vol. 12 Issue 2, p90
The article discusses the experiences and problems relating to the reforms of Sichuan, China's economic system. The experimental reforms were first introduced in the industrial sector, and later spread to other sectors such as agriculture, commerce, finance, planning, pricing, banking, and...
- The Brave New World Of Paying the True 'High-Potential' Executive. Ochsner, Robert C. // Directors & Boards;Summer86, Vol. 10 Issue 4, p36
The article focuses on factors that may influence executive compensation in the future. It is stated that prevailing rates will reflect pay increases and corporate profits. Executives may be put in a lower marginal tax bracket due to tax reforms which may discourage longer-term compensation and...
- 'We will be disgusted if Government fails to act'. // Money Marketing;7/7/2011, p2
The article reports on the release of recommendation by Commission on Funding of Care and Support regarding the suggested reforms of the Government for care funding in Great Britain in 2011.
- Welfare waivers give states a choice. Golden, Olivia // Hill;9/20/2012, Vol. 19 Issue 115, p28
The author comments on the benefits from welfare waivers and discusses its impact on welfare-to-work reforms.
- The Blank Slate State. Klugmann, Mark // Reason;Oct2013, Vol. 45 Issue 5, p7
A letter to the editor in response to the article "The Black Slate State," that was published in the June, 2013 issue of the journal is presented.
- FOFA changes need further review. Taylor, Mike // Money Management;3/10/2011, Vol. 25 Issue 8, p2
The article reports that changes in the future of financial advice (FOFA) reforms need further review.
- FROM THE CENTER. Gildenhorn, Joseph B. // Wilson Quarterly;Winter2004, Vol. 28 Issue 1, p5
Argues that the U.S. government cannot transform the current situation in the Middle East as of 2004, but it can support those throughout the region who seek change. Discussion on the willingness to take risks as an essential element of statesmanship; Need for patience in transforming the...
- LEGAL COSTS: REFORMS 'CUT LITIGATION FEES'. // Travel Weekly (UK);11/28/2013, Issue 2196, p63
The article reports that the introduction of Lord Justice Jackson's reforms should provide benefits to tour operators in litigation costs and funding.