Essays Tagged: "economic success"

What went wrong with America's schools

degridation of america's school system from the '60s -Education is the key to any countries economic success. For a country to be economically sound, the business and industry within that coun ... rosper. Therefore, the deterioration of a countries educational system should be considered a major economic problem. Between 1965 and 1980, the performance of American students dramatically declined, ...

(12 pages) 222 0 3.7 Nov/1994

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Education

The signifigance of the title in the Great Gatsby by Fitzgerald.

a tragic figure stuck in the middle of two worlds. Gatsby's lack of familial ties and his apparent economic success alienate from the lower class to which he used to belong. This is also true of the ... formed with Gatsby's head for one link." (55). As a result of the duel hate from both sides of the economic spectrum, Gatsby must die. He is in fact, killed by members of both groups; his dearth is i ...

(2 pages) 27 0 3.8 Jan/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > "The Great Gatsby" by F. Scott Fitzgerald

The Thatcher Years This essay is about the charismatic leader that took Britain by storm for over ten years and managed to crush the corrupt powers of the trade unions with her iron fist.

individual. What Thatcherism was promising at the end of the Seventies was the formula for renewed economic success in Britain through reinvigoration of the supply side of the economy.The high inflat ... Government Communications Headquarters. The leashing of unions began to produce prominent signs of economic efficiency: From 1973-9, general economic productivity amounted to 1% or so p.a. Since then ...

(6 pages) 131 1 2.6 Jan/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science > Politicians

World problems today.

pollution. Millions of acres of forests are chopped down by large lumber companies for the means of economic success. The world's air and water is constantly polluted by dangerous machinery emissions ...

(3 pages) 113 1 4.6 May/2003

Subjects: Science Essays > Environmental Science

Ragtime-themes and motifs.

of the eraIt is apparent that Doctorow clearly favors the poor, lower class, in their struggle for economic and social mobility against the few, rich, and upper class citizens. Doctorow's thoughts ar ... rah are all characters who are portrayed as 'good'. These characters, while representing a range of economic success, all symbolize socially challenged individuals. Throughout the novel, Doctorow alwa ...

(5 pages) 57 0 1.0 Sep/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

Comparative Politics of India and Pakistan Economy

ponse to demands from Islamic nationalists. Since their independence, India has had overall greater economic success. By comparing the economic decisions each country made from the time of their indep ... on and basic living amenities. The Nehru government, faced with these problems, was anxious to seek economic development. To a new country forming with an already weak economy, urbanization, moderniza ...

(9 pages) 161 1 4.3 Feb/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science

Reasons for Romes's Decline

sad empire that would never regain its power. The fall of Rome arose for many reasons including an economic catastrophe, a military disaster, and an empire that was too large to control. In the end, ... Empire died a legacy that would never be forgotten.When the Roman Empire began it was known for its economic success, but that didn't last forever. First, the government started building up the army a ...

(3 pages) 43 0 0.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History

Booker T. Washington & W.E.B. Du Bois political differences

o racism, and racism would end once African Americans acquired useful labor skills and proved their economic value to society (Doc D). However W.E.B. Du Bois alleged that racism was the cause of slave ... wever W.E.B. Du Bois alleged that racism was the cause of slavery, and that the only way to achieve economic success was to obtain political rights. Du Bois was quoted, "What must we do then . . . com ...

(1 pages) 66 0 3.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

My America

s.Our America basks in the glow of its reputation: a nation of freedom, equality, diversity, and economic success. Since the start of the nation, we have progressed along a difficult path. Althou ... erhaps heard but never consistently aided. The differences and barriers within race, religion, and economic class persist as mostly unrecognized discriminations within our community. If asked straig ...

(4 pages) 61 0 4.6 Aug/2004

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

What were the economic reasons for collectivisation and was collectivisation an economic success in the 1930s?

on were for the soviet agriculture, the food was needed to feed the workers in the cities, NEP (New Economic Policy) was not working for Russia, cash crops were needed. In the 1930s coollectivisation ... elieved himself that, the country's economy was not in good condition and in order for it to change economically for the better, collectivisation was the answer.There was food needed for the workers i ...

(3 pages) 31 0 2.3 Nov/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

The differnt views of civil rights between DuBois and Washington

s to accept being "separate but equal" and temporarily accept white discrimination in order to gain economic success. On the other hand, DuBois absolutely opposed Washington's ideas. DuBois believed t ... Emancipation Proclamation was passed. In that time he grew to learn about the political, physical, economic, and moral issues of the Civil War. Those nine years of his youth had a crucial impact on h ...

(5 pages) 92 1 5.0 Dec/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

How Globalisation has affected developing countries in the Asia - pacific region"

flows of the world economy. China, which is one of the developing countries, is said to be the next economic super power. Many guru economists such as Lawrence Summers predict that in the opening deca ... and Japanese economies. China currently ranks seventh strongest economy on a global scale. China's economic success has not been confined to raw economic growth, especially with a huge trade surplus ...

(6 pages) 251 2 4.1 Jul/2005

Subjects: Social Science Essays

Initial Incorporation

burden of inequality which it undermines their opportunities on their subsequent social success and economic success. Despite the fact that Ethnic inequalities originated in exceedingly diverse ways; ... y is hardly a unitary phenomenon, I believe that Initial incorporation affect subsequent social and economic successes of ethnic groups. Therefore, I argue that initial incorporation is primary factor ...

(7 pages) 91 0 3.0 Feb/2006

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Sociology

"Death of a Salesman" by Arthur Miller

s mostly on Willy Loman, an exhausted middle aged salesman, who has failed to realise his dreams of economic success and is presented as being on the verge of a nervous break down right from the begin ... nt situation and lack of acknowledgment very effectively.Willy idolizes his father for his apparent economic success. The music played by a flute, also used to define these transitions, has connotatio ...

(7 pages) 75 0 3.5 Oct/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Economic Inequality

The United States has the greatest economic inequality of any developed nation. The gap between the rich and poor in America is the lar ... vernment policies should address poverty by promoting equality of conditions. Policy that equalizes economic conditions is more effective in reducing inequality than policy that equalizes opportunity. ... ty is "the idea that there should be no discriminatory barriers placed on an individual's access to economic success" (Miroff, Seidelman, Swanstorm A-28). According to the philosophy behind equal oppo ...

(5 pages) 218 3 4.6 Feb/2007

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics

"Stage 3": Hitler's Rise To Power

nce because of popularity and his intimidation of those who didn't support him. Hitler had enormous economic success, and this gained popularity for him. Hitler also had a very nationalistic message w ... ularity. The way Hitler ran Germany was as a police state, so those who were not won over by the is economic or nationalistic messages were intimidated.Hitler's Economic SuccessWhen Hitler first rose ...

(5 pages) 963 0 0.0 Apr/2007

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History > German History

Social Conflicts Of The Roaring Twenties

of prosperity for all. This was the result of the new advancements in technology of that time. The economic transformations brought about changes in all aspects of society and seemed push the nation ... Klux Klan, fundamentalism, and prohibition all aimed to reform society. Though the 20's experienced economic success, the issues that came along with that success and the changing times evoked social ...

(3 pages) 18 0 0.0 Apr/2001

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

Slavery In The Southern Colonies

nt in the economy of the southern colonies. Slavery's rapid growth was ignited by several important economic, geographic, and social factors. In the eyes of an early southern settler, each factor help ... rn economy. The most prominent of southern settlers were plantation owners. Settlers discovered the economic success associated with slavery in the Spanish and Portuguese colonies and did not hesitate ...

(1 pages) 27 0 1.0 Nov/2001

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History


as free market capitalism. From the investor point of view the relevant issues concerning with the economic success were that "common practice for firms to appear unowned", and the other one wa ... ould interpret this as a joke because he thinks that supply and demand are not the only keys for an economic success that there are other values for an economic success like cultural/social values are ...

(1 pages) 324 0 0.0 Nov/2001

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Coca-cola and Indian Market: Would the Indian market would be a lucrative market for Coca-cola?

h India has one of the fastest growing economies and continues to move forward with market-oriented economic reform, it is constrained by inadequate infrastructure, a cumbersome bureaucracy, corruptio ... e brand in the world and estimated its brand value at $70.45 billion and with India trying to bring economic success to their country, what better way than to welcome "Coca-Cola".Coca-Cola has made si ...

(3 pages) 75 0 5.0 Oct/2007

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies