Essays Tagged: "allocation"

What are the reasons for, and costs and benefits of microeconomic reform for Australia? Evaluate its effectiveness.

orm is defined as 'the changes in government policy directed at improving the efficiency of use and allocation of Australia's resources'. This suggests that MER is about making the Australian economy ... e Australian economy work better for Australia's own benefit. It requires us to improve the use and allocation of our human and capital resources and ensure we get the best use out of them. Currently, ...

(5 pages) 115 0 3.3 Oct/2002

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

Bureaucracy and Street-level Bureaucrats

(SLB) are the civil servants who interact with citizens directly and have wide discretion over the allocation of services. They act as the agency between the government and the public in which their ...

(5 pages) 123 0 4.3 Dec/2002

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science

Asses the usfulness of the functionalist perspective on education.

ion this suggests that education teaches the skill required by a modern industrial society and Role allocation this is the allocation of jobs to suit a particular person and their talents.Functionalis ... d to all Primary schools and they are beginning to introduce them to secondary schools as well.Role allocations includes social stratification this allocates your role in the social stratar, to a func ...

(2 pages) 121 1 3.8 Jan/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community

Memory Management 2.

that you may understand various methods that I may talk about.I will speak about 5 general areas - allocation, tests, essays, projects and exams.Allocation is important and it is something often negl ...

(7 pages) 72 0 3.0 Apr/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Education

Understand the latest internet speaking language as IPv6.

------------------------1.IPv6 Addressing Space-------------------------------------------2.Current Allocation-------------------------------------------------3.Types of IPv6 Addresses---------------- ... divide into hierarchical routing domain, which reflects the recent topology of the Internet.Current Allocation [3]Similar to the IPv4 address is divided, the IPv6 address is also divided according to ...

(12 pages) 196 0 5.0 Sep/2003

Subjects: Science Essays > Computer Science > Internet and networking

Organizational effectiveness depends largely on the degree of "fit" between an organisation's structure and its environment

many stakeholders. For instance, the achievement of goals and objectives, resource acquisition and allocation, internal effectiveness and stakeholder satisfaction can all be interpreted differently b ...

(5 pages) 523 0 3.9 Feb/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

Should the Hong Kong SAR seize control of its country code top level domain ('ccTLD') to establish a "sovereign domain" in the manner described by Greg Hagen?

and so is a more expedient means of allocating web pages. At present control over the creation and allocation of domain names is in the hands of a 'private non-profit US organisation'; the Internatio ...

(6 pages) 34 0 4.4 Mar/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > Asian History

The Texas Water Shortage.

Recently the Canadian River Municipal Water Authority voted to reduce the allocation of Lake Meredith's water to Lubbock and its other member cities by 5 percent. City water ... r utility engineer Ches Carthel said "the city typically uses 90 percent to 95 percent of its CRMWA allocation anyway, so the cut does not appear too serious from one point of view." However, because ... ching the point where the pumps will cease to pump. Carthel then replied, "Getting 95 percent of an allocation is not serious, but getting 0 percent would be." Every day about 35-to-40 million gallons ...

(5 pages) 50 0 4.5 Mar/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays

Aggregate effect of China's WTO accession

port tariffs, would benefit the economy at the aggregate level.The gain comes from a more efficient allocation of current factor endowments, whichallows GDP and the level of consumers' aggregate consu ...

(7 pages) 113 2 4.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Give a brief analysis of current banking regulation within the United Kingdom, with particular reference to the threat of systemic risk.

ation is to "ensure the safety and soundness of the financial system and economic neutrality in the allocation of credit with the ultimate goal to safeguard confidence in the banking system" . As an u ... o ensure market structure and competition, the safety and soundness of the banking industry, credit allocation and finally monetary control.For a bank to function effectively it is dependent upon peop ...

(8 pages) 148 0 3.6 Apr/2004

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law

Project analysis for the European fighter aircraft

hter led France to withdraw from the project in 1985, after that the declining defence spending and allocation of work between the partners, which had increased cost and future delay of the project. T ...

(10 pages) 86 0 4.3 May/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

Becton Dickinson

perform under transnational norms. The structure of the Worldwide Blood Collection business and the allocation of its resources and assets was mainly the first issue for Bill Kozy. This issue dealt wi ...

(3 pages) 119 1 3.0 Jul/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

Explain how organisational structure and culture relate to power and influence in the workplace.

structure of roles where the process involves both the structuring of activities together with the allocation of roles within the workplace. In a formal organization it shows the authority relationsh ... ite level of resources to be distributed. Various groups in the organization compete for favourable allocation of these resources. The more critical a unit or person is to the organization's overall f ...

(6 pages) 354 0 5.0 Oct/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

Was the First World War a 'Total war' for Britain?

in the war. Britain did engage all sides of its capital in the war effort and was successful in its allocation of it. They had to fill posts left by men who had gone to war with women and every side o ...

(8 pages) 54 2 4.8 Jan/2005

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History > World War I

INNOVATIONS and growth

urces of growth in any economy are growth in inputs of production,improvements in the efficiency of allocation of inputs across economic activities, andinnovation that generates new products, new uses ... encouraging innovation? To what extent do other policies thatinfluence the environment for resource allocation and accumulation have an effect oninnovation? Should governments themselves undertake and ...

(5 pages) 116 0 5.0 Jan/2005

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

Understanding Outsourcing: A Theoretical Analysis of its Benefits and Risks to Businesses

rmance among their competitors (Johnson and Scholes, 1999). Due to increasingly fierce competition, allocation and utilization of corporate resources have not only been restricted in-house, but also g ... ts benefits to businesses, such as cost reduction, improved company focus, flexibility in resources allocation (e.g. Quinn and Hilmer, 1994; Quinn 1999; Lankford and Parsa, 1999; Quelin and Duhamel 20 ...

(30 pages) 833 1 5.0 Feb/2005

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

Project Resource Assessment: Are You Sure You Have Tallied Your Costs?

ce that most program managers do not even think about. The myth of hiring to fix the issue of human allocation is not the answer. The RAMJET program that I am presently involved in has actually just h ... projects, especially when being added to an existing set of on-going projects.Long-term resource allocation should be placed in the strategic business and planning process. Generally corporations w ...

(4 pages) 152 0 3.0 Jul/2005

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

What is meant by the derived demand for labour why is the labour market regarded as a factor market?

s a factor market where the demand and supply of labour interact to determine the wage rate and the allocation of labour resources in the economy.The demand for labour is derived form the demand for t ... abour market, the interaction of the demand and supply for labour will determine wage rates and the allocation of labour resources.The Demand and supply of labour are influenced by both macroeconomic ...

(3 pages) 57 0 3.0 Jul/2005

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics

Defacto Relationships

en the property will be settled in court.The court will take in some factors before deciding on the allocation of property. These include the contributions that each person has made to the marriage. T ... pre-nuptial agreement and in that case the agreement would come out first and then followed by the allocation of property.However in the case of a de facto relationship the property settlement is sli ...

(7 pages) 53 0 5.0 Aug/2005

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Sociology

A Comparison of the Australian and North Korean Economies.

, sets costs for some products and pays subsidies and social service benefits. The distribution and allocation of what is produced still takes place, largely through the market or price mechanism, but ...

(7 pages) 31 0 5.0 Aug/2005

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics