Essays Tagged: "Public sector"

political and economic development of Canada

oyment is falling and government budget surpluses are being partially devoted to reducing the large public sector debt. The 1989 US-Canada Free Trade Agreement (FTA) and 1994 North American Free Trade ... e in good shape and looks to continue to thrive in the future.Works Cited1. http://www.odci.gov/cia/publications/factbook/geos/ca.html2. Buekert, 7 November 2001. http://www.dfait-maeci.gc.ca/canada/t ...

(3 pages) 125 0 4.0 Mar/2002

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science

Corruption: An essay on public officials and corruption in office. Includes works cited.

CorruptionCorruption can be defined as the misuse of public power for private or personal profit. Corruption can be by people many different ways. One ca ... d "according to rule." The second is when transactions are "against the rule." In the first type, a public official is receiving private gain illegally for doing something that he or she is ordinarily ... Another way that corruption can be defined is the behavior involved on the part of officials in the public sector in which they improperly and unlawfully, enrich themselves, by the use of public power ...

(2 pages) 153 0 5.0 Mar/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science

Museum Market Strategy.

MARKETING STRATEGY FOR A PUBLIC SECTOR MUSEUM.CONTENTS1.INTRODUCTION1.1Definitions of marketing1.2Public goods ... -ordination - organise to deliverWhich applies equally well for customers or stakeholders.1.2Public goodsA museum is a type of public good (actually something which has common ownership) fo ... ust be visited. People need to know about it, where it is and what it has to offer. It must be well publicised in the right way through the right channels. In a world where constant bombardment with i ...

(14 pages) 203 2 3.9 Jul/2003

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Description of the process of public sector benchmarking. essay has an irish bias

o the business planning cycle, benchmarking is no more than an expensive, academic exercise. In the public sector, this is a particular problem in that it is often viewed as a means to gain publicity ... r copying but for successful adaptation of Western management theory and industrial technique. Most public sector organisations compare themselves with traditional comparisons, yet the most productive ...

(7 pages) 114 1 3.7 Dec/2003

Subjects: Law & Government Essays

Comparisons of usa, uk, and china accounting systems.

r such entity. A separate fiscal accounting has been developed entirely from commercial accounting. Public sector in the U.K follows its own different rules in accounting.U.K was one of the initial an ... nistry of FinanceCSRC - China Securities Regulation CommitteeCICPA - Chinese institute of certified public accountantsFrom the above three the MOF governs the accounting law therefore one could say is ...

(14 pages) 481 2 3.6 Jan/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Accounting

Do You Consider that the Introduction of the Citizen's Charter/Service First Initiatives Over the Past Decade Have Made Any Improvements to the Law of Public Administration ?

originally launched in 1991, was set up with the aim of improving the quality and responsiveness of public services. People have no choice about whether they use a public service, for example, they ca ... ax office. Therefore, the Conservative government believed that something had to be done to put the public sector under some sort of pressure, to improve its services. The Citizen's Charter was re-lau ...

(6 pages) 39 0 1.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law

"How have different Public Sector organisations developed their strategic approaches to countering fraud"?

ow how this process has, or has not, been done within the context of anti-fraud activity within the Public Sector.To finally arrive at a stage where an organisation can say, "This is our strategy" tak ... operational expertise, in order to combat fraud against, not just one department but to protect the public purse in general. Grabiner stopped short of calling for a unified bespoke Fraud Agency, prefe ...

(9 pages) 103 1 2.7 Mar/2004

Subjects: Law & Government Essays

Speculate at least two environments in which the public sector exsists.

THE ENVIRONMENT IN WHICH THE PUBLIC SECTOR EXSISTS.The environment in which the public sector exsists is wide and diverse.It cons ... ns and views it rouses in different people.There are often questions on the type of environment the Public Sector operates in,To what extent the public sector is affected by the environment,the gravit ... nment,the gravity or intensity of the negative impacts of the environment on the manangement of the public sector affairs.The extent to which the public sector controls and adjusts the environmwent it ...

(3 pages) 48 0 4.3 Apr/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

Critical analysis on Susan Rose-Ackerman's article "Bribes, Patronage and Gift Giving, as well as Richard Friman and Peter Andreas' article "International relations and the Illicit global Economy

or absence of an agent or a principal. According to Ackerman agency principal relationships in the public sector gives rise to corrupt opportunities. Therefore, Ackerman believes that one way to redu ... icit.In this article Ackerman is arguing that in many societies there is no distinction between the public and private roles. Especially in developing countries where gift giving and patronage are acc ...

(5 pages) 61 0 5.0 May/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > Authors

Money, Banking and Global Finance

of gross domestic product to less than 3%, the lowest level in the postwar period. And overall, the public sector's role in the economy dwindled. Total government spending on workers and purchases of ... and stock-market values all grew faster than GDP. However, there is a danger that the shift to the public sector could go too far.Daniel E. Laufenberg, chief economist at American Express Financial A ...

(5 pages) 146 0 4.2 Aug/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Budgets fulfill a number of roles in the management of organizations. Identify the principal such roles and comment on the compatibility of these differing roles.

ntrolling the use of resources which help the managers to achieve organization's objectives both in public sector and private sector. Budgets fulfill a number of roles in the management of organizatio ...

(4 pages) 97 0 3.0 Apr/2005

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Accounting

MAJOR PRIVITISATION in AUSTRALIA (1990-2001)

0 PRIVITISATIONThe term Privatisation can be defined as the transfer of activities from the public sector to the private sector.2.0 GBEThe term "GBE" is an abbreviation for Government ... other hand there are also crucial points against privatisation of GBEs, which may include:- Public monopolies simply become private monopolies. They are then concerned with their own profitabi ...

(4 pages) 39 0 0.0 Aug/2005

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics

India (emerging market).

dian government. And the advice was that they must have a state-led model of industrial growth; the public sector must occupy what came to be called the commanding heights of the economy. And that's w ... led the commanding heights of the economy. And that's why steel, coal and machine tools were in the public sector and not in the private sector. These particular industries are very important as coal ...

(4 pages) 123 0 4.5 Aug/2005

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics > Economic History

Information Management.

.....................................................................12AbstractOrganisations in the public sector are more and more turning to information technology (IT) in order to comply with the c ... allow the design of improved processes and considers approaches to BPR which are best suited to the public sector. A case study in a local authority is used to illustrate the need to link technology w ...

(11 pages) 153 0 5.0 Jan/2006

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

Business Management: The Nature of Business Activity.

ding goods and services for the consumer market, they are also providing employment for the general public.As far as society is concerned, successful businesses contribute to the economic wealth of th ... increased. All in all there is a general increase in spending within the economy. Beneficial To the public sector, taxes are also ploughed back into society, which in turn improves standards of living ...

(9 pages) 72 0 5.0 Feb/2006

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

Sports Development- Sport England.

Sport England based in the public sector of sport is the strategic lead for delivering the Government's sporting objectives in ... 0, p.67). Today Sport England has adapted this idea to lead the development of sport by serving the public, private and voluntary sectors under the banner of 'More People, More Places, More Medals'.Hy ...

(12 pages) 103 0 5.0 Feb/2006

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Government

Reurbanisation Case Study: London Docklands

ds was no longer a zone of discard and instead, it became the home of more than 1120 million pounds public-sector and 8420 million pounds private-sector investment. Number of businesses doubled from 1 ... red a modal split, on the Isle of Dogs Central Business District for example, of 27% private to 73% public transport at peak hour travel. The Corporation gained a great success at the end and all thes ...

(2 pages) 35 1 3.9 Feb/2006

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

Best Things to Implement into a Company

ble to small companies as well as large, to service industries as well as manufacturing, and to the public sector as well as private enterprise.The 25 companies companies understanding that in order t ...

(1 pages) 395 0 4.2 May/2006

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

The Changing Roles and Responsibilites for the Human Resources Manager

es manager is vastly different than that of yesterday's human resource manager. Today's private and public sector has seen dramatic changes in the way we as a nation do business and these changes have ... workforce. Research shows equally important is the image in which the firm represents itself to the public as a diverse workplace.As firm's focus on a diverse workplace human resource managers must ad ...

(6 pages) 459 0 4.0 May/2006

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management > Human Resource Management

Japan's economy

cal Policy is the economic term which describes the actions of a government in setting the level of public expenditure and how that expenditure is funded.A function of fiscal policy, along with moneta ... nd the balance of payments. Fiscal policy also determines the distribution of resources between the public sector and the private sector and influences the distribution of wealth.Japan's economy overv ...

(3 pages) 80 1 3.0 Jun/2006

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics > Foreign & International Economics