Citations with the tag: GOVERNMENT agencies
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- Public management as interagency cooperation: Testing epistemic community theory at the domestic...
Thomas, Craig W. // Journal of Public Administration Research & Theory; Apr97, Vol. 7 Issue 2, p221
Explores the theoretical utility of using epistemic communities to explain organization learning and the evolution of cooperation among public agencies. Definition of the concept of epistemic communities; Problem of coordination in public administration and the potential for cooperation among...
- In brief.
Thomas, Craig W. // Government Executive; Dec97, Vol. 29 Issue 12, p8
Reports on developments related to administrative agencies in the United States as of December 1997. Usage by President Clinton of veto power relating to retirement plans; Announcement by the Central Intelligence Agency of the country's 1997 budget; Outsourcing of desktop by agencies of the...
- Measuring up.
Laurent, Anne // Government Executive; Mar2000, Vol. 32 Issue 3, p10
Focuses on the ratings given to government agencies in the United States in `The Government Performance Project,' report. Majority of agencies that are not tapping their fullest potentials; Improvements in overcoming common management obstacles in agencies; Enumeration of agencies which have...
- Bringing Agencies Up to the Task.
Clark, Timothy B. // Government Executive; Mar2003, Vol. 35 Issue 3, p6
Focuses on the neglect of major government agencies in the U.S. Implications of shortage of budget to the U.S. National Aeronautics and Space Administration; Lack of adequate facilities at the Center for Disease Control and Prevention in Atlanta; Introduction to articles published in the March...
- Independent Agencies.
Clark, Timothy B. // Government Executive; Jul2003, Vol. 35 Issue 10, p84
Presents information on officials in the various independent agencies of the U.S., as of July 15, 2003. INSET: NASA Headquarters & Space Center Organizations.
- The Clinton Administration.
Clark, Timothy B. // World Almanac & Book of Facts; 2000, p76
No abstract available.
- Notable U.S Government Agencies.
Clark, Timothy B. // World Almanac & Book of Facts; 2000, p78
No abstract available.
- Who will replace Dexter?
Grawitzky, Renee // Finance Week; 7/14/2003, p74
Reports on the recruitment process for a Nedlac head in South Africa. Short-list of candidates for the position; Criteria for selection.
- Major government agencies.
Grawitzky, Renee // World Almanac for Kids; 1996, p223
Cites some of the major agencies in the federal government of the United States. Central Intelligence Agency; Commission on Civil Rights; Consumer Product Safety Commission; Environmental Protection Agency; Equal Employment Opportunity Commission; Federal Communications Commission; Federal...
- Major government agencies.
Grawitzky, Renee // World Almanac for Kids; 1998, p223
Discusses agencies of the United States government. Central Intelligence Agency (CIA); Commission on Civil Rights; Consumer Product Safety Commission; Environmental Protection Agency (EPA); Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC); Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI); Federal...
- Statistics producers' corner:
Carson, Carol S. // Business Economics; Apr94, Vol. 29 Issue 2, p62
Reports on important developments in the statistical services of the major government agencies. Guide to the flow of funds accounts; Monthly data on international trade in merchandise and services; Annual capital expenditures supply.
- Political Contacts.
Carson, Carol S. // Business NH Magazine; Jul2009, Vol. 26 Issue 7, p31
The article lists several government offices in New Hampshire including State House, Department of State, and Administrative Services.
- One Stop Capital Shop.
Carson, Carol S. // Crain's Chicago Business; 7/01/96, Vol. 12 Issue 27, pM-24
Reports on opening of the One Stop Capital Shop, a Small Business Administration-funded agency in the Detroit, Michigan empowerment zone. Agency as provider of financial and technical assistance for business activity in the zone; Cynthia Melican as agency director; Contact information.
- Government agencies working to consolidate processes.
Carson, Carol S. // Caribbean Business; 5/7/98, Vol. 26 Issue 18, p27
States that a number of government agencies in Puerto Rico are working to improve their processes and regulation. How the Public Service Commission (PSC) is trying to reform their processes and regulations; What changes the Agriculture Department are making; Comments from Office of the...
- Government Functions.
Carson, Carol S. // Belgium Country Review; 2009, p34
The article highlights the roles of several government divisions in Belgium including the executive authority, the legislative authority, and the administrative divisions.
- 2 MACRO-ACCESSIBILITY IN CAMBODIA: 2.8 KEY CONTACTS.
Carson, Carol S. // Cambodia Economic Studies; 2007, p45
The article lists all of key government agencies in Cambodia as of the year 2007, including the Council for the Development of Cambodia, ministry of Commerce, and Ministry of Industry, Energy and Mines.
- 2 MACRO-ACCESSIBILITY IN DENMARK: 2.9 KEY CONTACTS.
Carson, Carol S. // Denmark Economic Studies; 2007, p37
The article lists government agencies, Trade Associations and Chambers of Commerce, and commercial banks in Denmark.
- Rouge Watershed Group Joins Metro Council.
Czurak, David // Grand Rapids Business Journal; 08/14/2000, Vol. 18 Issue 33, p6
Reports that the Grand Valley Metro Council, Michigan, has agreed to make the Rogue River Watershed Council an official agency. Responsibility for land- and water-use issues that affect the river, which runs through northern Kent County; Metro Council's appointment of ten members to the RRWC...
- County May Spend $6M For Building.
Czurak, David // Grand Rapids Business Journal; 7/8/2002, Vol. 20 Issue 27, p3
Reports on the plan to relocate the administrative offices of Kent County, Michigan in Calder Plaza. Lease of a downtown office structure; Option of commissioners to purchase a building.
- GH Visitors Bureau Seeks New Director.
Payne, Scott // Grand Rapids Business Journal; 7/8/2002, Vol. 20 Issue 27, p17
Reports on the search for a director of the Grand Haven Spring Lake Area Visitors Bureau in Michigan. Effects of change of leadership in the bureau.
- City departments.
Payne, Scott // Las Vegas Business Press; 06/02/97, Vol. 14 Issue 22, p16
Presents a chart listing city departments in Las Vegas, Nevada. City department address; Planning and zoning manager; Building permit director; Public works director; City Attorney; City engineer; City manager; Mayor.
- Government happenings.
Payne, Scott // Las Vegas Business Press; 08/25/97, Vol. 14 Issue 34, The New Business Voice p17
Reports on developments relating to administrative agencies in Nevada as of August 25, 1997. Includes Attorney General's office publication of an informal brochure for members of homeowners association; Nevada legislature's approval of Bureau of Consumer Protection in the Office of the Attorney...
- THE UNITED DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY.
Gorman, Siobhan // National Journal; 3/15/2003, Vol. 35 Issue 11, p823
Focuses on various issues related to the U.S. Department of Homeland Security as of March 15, 2003. Views by U.S. Transportation Security Administration head Admiral James M. Loy regarding reorganization of agencies under the U.S. Department of Homeland Security; Reports by U.S. Federal Bureau...
- STATE AGENCIES, BOARDS AND COMMISSIONS.
Gorman, Siobhan // New Hampshire Business Review; 7/11/2008, Vol. 30 Issue 15, p114
The article lists state agencies, boards and commissions in New Hampshire including Office of the Adjutant General, Department of Administrative Services, and Department of Agriculture, Markets and Food.
- Still at High Risk.
Gorman, Siobhan // Practical Accountant; Apr2003, Vol. 36 Issue 4, p16
Reports that the U.S. General Accounting Office has included several operations of the U.S. Internal Revenue Service (IRS) on its list of high-risk programs.
- The financially correct planning office.
Martz, Wendelyn // Planning; Dec94, Vol. 60 Issue 12, p17
Provides suggestions for planning offices on how to cope with lower budgets and higher expectations. Planning agencies' search for new ways to improve service delivery at less cost to taxpayers; Examples of solutions; User fees; Review fees. INSET: Saving time, serving customers (tips from...
- The power of regulatory agencies.
Denny, Milton // Point of Beginning; May97, Vol. 22 Issue 8, p60
Focuses on government forces affecting businesses in the United States. Includes the federal government; State and local agencies; US Occupational Safety and Health Administration; Internal Revenue Service; Department of Labor; Discrimination laws.
- Vice President Gore's second phase of the national performance review.
Gore, Al // Program Manager; Mar/Apr95, Vol. 24 Issue 2, p12
Presents a memorandum on the second phase of the National Performance Review sent to heads of government executive departments and agencies from vice president Al Gore. Proposal for Middle Class Bill of Rights; Government restructuring.
- California opposes JPA's development impact fees.
Marois, Michael B. // Bond Buyer; 06/26/98, Vol. 324 Issue 30423, p1
Focuses on directives from California's Attorney General preventing joint-powers agencies (JPA) from charging developer impact fees on property located outside the geographic boundaries of concerned agencies. Impact of the ruling on bond issues in the state. INSET: Illegal issuance?.
- Firms throng for Iraq deals.
Jozsa, Szabolcs // Budapest Business Journal; 5/5/2003, Vol. 11 Issue 21, p1
Reports on the Iraq Rebuild Cooperation Office in Hungary, established to deal with the mass of local companies interested in helping reconstruct Iraq. Average number of daily telephone calls and applications received by the office; Providing information to support tender applications of...
- Dealing with an unannounced raid by the Inland Revenue or Customs & Excise.
Nevin, Rupert; Meears-White, Tristan // Credit Control; 1998, Vol. 19 Issue 7, p21
Focuses on regulations on unannounced raids done by the Inland Revenue and Customs & Excise government agencies in Great Britain. Recognition of the basis of the agencies for having greater powers of search and seizure than the police; Documents protected from disclosure from such raids.
Nevin, Rupert; Meears-White, Tristan // United States Government Manual; 1996/1997, p759
Lists federal executive agencies in the United States terminated, transferred, or changed in name subsequent to March 4, 1933. Accounts Bureau of; Acquisition, Office of Under Secretary of Defense; Administrative Conference of the United States; More.
Nevin, Rupert; Meears-White, Tristan // United States Government Manual; 1996/1997, p813
Presents a listing of agencies appearing in the United States Code of Federal Regulations revised as of March 9, 1996. Administrative Committee of the Federal Register; Advanced Research Projects Agency; Advisory Commission on Intergovernmental Relations; More.
- BOTTOM LINE.
Nevin, Rupert; Meears-White, Tristan // Hill; 5/20/2008, Vol. 15 Issue 58, p14
The article offers news briefs from different government agencies in the U.S.
- Process reengineering formula for success for the future.
Compton, Patricia A. // Public Personnel Management; Summer96, Vol. 25 Issue 2, p257
Describes how the New Cumberland, Pennsylvania-based Office of Civilian Personnel (OCP) at the Defense Distribution Region East (DDRE) achieved personnel and cost reductions using an aggressive program of process reengineering and a radical redesigned of its business processes. Steps in the...
- Dealing with regulators.
Sorenson, Richard C. // Appraisal Journal; Jan1994, Vol. 62 Issue 1, p16
Presents tips for management on dealing with regulators. Setting the ground rules; Preparing the files; Anticipating the examination; When regulators arrive; After the examination.
- Government appoints food adviser.
Sorenson, Richard C. // Dairy Industries International; Feb97, Vol. 62 Issue 2, p5
Reports on the British government's creation of the a new Food and Safety Council. Responsibilities of the council.
- Build to save.
Anastasi, Nick // Long Island Business News (7/1993 to 5/2009); 2/8/2002, Vol. 49 Issue 6, p1A
No abstract available.
- Shameful showing award.
Anastasi, Nick // Long Island Business News (7/1993 to 5/2009); 07/14/97, Vol. 44 Issue 28, p1
Criticizes the Riverhead Industrial Development Agency for its unproductive record of aiding only eight projects in 17 years.
- Economic development agencies.
Anastasi, Nick // Long Island Business News (7/1993 to 5/2009); 08/11/97, Vol. 44 Issue 32, Long Island Leadership... p1
Presents a list of administrative agencies in charge of economic development in Long Island, New York as of July 1997. Location of offices; Purpose; Contact information.
- Planning agencies.
Anastasi, Nick // Long Island Business News (7/1993 to 5/2009); 08/11/97, Vol. 44 Issue 32, Long Island Leadership... p2
Presents a list of administrative agencies in charge of planning in Long Island, New York as of August 1997. Responsibility in operation; Names of commissioners; Contact information.
- My visit to RE.
Trachy Jr, Robert // Public Management (00333611); Nov94, Vol. 76 Issue 11, p23
Focuses on the need for efficiency and effectiveness studies in various government offices in the United States. Description of a reorganization study in Northern Virginia District Land Section of the Virginia Department of Transportation; Issues and concerns that involve work activities.
- Environmental Policy.
Trachy Jr, Robert // Antigua Country Review; 2009, p101
The article lists agencies for the protection and regulation of the environment in Antigua and Barbuda and lists environmental issues in the country, including climate change, marine dumping, and whaling.
- Government Functions.
Trachy Jr, Robert // Kenya Country Review; 2009, p35
The article reports on the functions of several administrative agencies in Kenya.
- Government Functions.
Trachy Jr, Robert // North Korea Country Review; 2009, p50
The article offers information about the government authorities in North Korea, including its executive authority, legislative authority and legislative authority.
- Regulatory reason.
Davisson, John // Occupational Hazards; Dec93, Vol. 55 Issue 12, p41
Discusses President Clinton's Executive Order 12866, which outlines how his Administration will oversee future rulemaking by federal agencies. Welcome change; Balancing act; Reform bills.
- Stop, look and listen.
Savit, Mark // Pit & Quarry; Feb96, Vol. 88 Issue 8, p14
Gives advice on rules to follow when dealing with administrative agencies to avoid or reduce liabilities. Evaluation of the situation; Objective look at facts and the law; Limitation of disclosures to issues being investigated.
- Who's minding the food supply?
Savit, Mark // Tufts University Diet & Nutrition Letter; Sep96, Vol. 14 Issue 7, p7
Presents a quiz with the aim of matching food supply items with the United States government watchdog organization that oversees it. INSET: Got a problem?..
- Area personnel agencies.
Savit, Mark // Grand Rapids Business Journal; 1996 Book of Lists, Vol. 14 Issue 1, p71
Presents a list of personnel agencies in Michigan.
- Environmental agencies.
Savit, Mark // Grand Rapids Business Journal; 12/31/96, Vol. 14 Issue 53, p9
Presents a list of environmental agencies in the United States. Congress Senate committees; House of Representatives committees; Independent agencies; Regional commissions; Michigan government agencies.