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OECD Structured Interview Questionnaire [chapter]

2019 Illicit Trade  
The report includes an open source media mapping to provide evidence of the trends on corruption in the region.  ...  Six occurred in Thailand, seven in Viet Nam, and three in Indonesia.  ...  Source: OECD Research and interviews Several experts and officials interviewed noted that airport staff represent an important corruption risk at airports, because they have extensive knowledge of the  ... 
doi:10.1787/acfc73ae-en fatcat:ptooujcfpvdbhd53qysdvtr3bi

Innovating urban public transport: some recent developments in the Netherlands [chapter]

R. van der Heijden, R. Argiolu, I. Bos, V. Marchau
2005 Advances in City Transport  
Authorities of urban areas are faced with growing traffic and environmental problems due to an ever-increasing use of cars within the urban area. The challenge is to limit and guide car use.  ...  The search for innovative strategies to cope with this challenge in the Netherlands focuses on the integration of three policy ingredients.  ...  parking facilities at train stations, attempts to co-ordinate train and bus service scheduling and ticketing, systems for improving pre-trip travel information, and so on.  ... 
doi:10.2495/978-1-85312-799-1/04 fatcat:sv2mzeln7beldoqkqf36tgt3we

Airport Pricing of Aircraft Takeoff and Landing Slots: An Economic Critique of Federal Regulatory Policy

Daniel R. Polsby
2001 California Law Review  
Air travel delays, which cost the economy countless amounts in lost productivity and frustration, are accelerating at an alarming rate.  ...  Bolstered by outdated federal regulatory policy, this system discourages airports from charging aircraft for the full opportunity costs they impose on other airport users.  ...  However, under the current system, the preferences of airlines and general aviation, not forced to account for the costs they impose on other airport users, guide the scheduling of both departures and  ... 
doi:10.2307/3481182 fatcat:l5zpdhetbjff5pjpmyqglxi5tu

Infrastructure Development and Regulatory Reform in Sub-Saharan Africa: The Case of Air Transport

Andrea Goldstein
2001 The World Economy  
Technical Paper No. 18, Economic Policies and Sectoral Growth: Argentina 1913 -1984 , by Yair Mundlak, Domingo Cavallo, Roberto Domenech, June 1990  ...  The Yamoussoukro Declaration called for integration through mergers, shared exploitation, and consortia, in order to strengthen co-operation, co-ordination and integration of air services.  ...  The deal was widely criticised as being hasty and undervalued, and criticism was raised at the lack of co-ordination between the sponsoring Ministries (Transport and Public Enterprises). 70 SAA is a rather  ... 
doi:10.1111/1467-9701.00353 fatcat:dfxxnq7gp5d55ayjwue4cgsp5u

1998 Standard Occupational Classification

Laurie Salmon
1999 Industrial Relations  
It aims to provide an authoritative and impartial picture of society and a window on the work and performance of government, allowing the impact of government policies and actions to be assessed.  ...  The Office for National Statistics works in partnership with others in the Government Statistical Service to provide Parliament, government and the wider community with the statistical information, analysis  ...  ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS In the revision and compilation of this classification, the Government Statistical Service acknowledges the major work undertaken by staff at the Institute for Employment Research: Professor  ... 
doi:10.1111/0019-8676.00126 fatcat:jhkppzpnzfdi7annliilgjrx7y

Pain Without Gain: Land Assembly & Acquisition for Infrastructure Megaprojects the Indian Experience with the Bangalore International Airport

Kalpana Gopalan
2013 Social Science Research Network  
Episodes of people, evaluation of process, procedures and systems and the final call of polity are dilated with precision. The complexities of a mega project make impact on future generation.  ...  This comprehensive case study on Bangalore International Airport enumerates in a sequence, in stages and phases the role of people involved who finally make up a mega project.  ...  "A branded service will be established with a helpline number that will co-ordinate the logistics. Travellers to the airport can dial the helpline number and a cab will be at their doorstep.  ... 
doi:10.2139/ssrn.2377384 fatcat:rtlk5pohsjgvrhriqir3szvci4

National Policies for Logistics Services in Chile and Peru: Their Impact and Challenges vis---vis the Asia-Pacific Region

Adalid Garcca Piia, Manuel Angel Quindimil
2016 Social Science Research Network  
Peru and Chile have actively participated during the last decades in trade issues, and are now engage in different ongoing negotiation such as WTO Doha Round, the Pacific Alliance, APEC, and TPP amongst  ...  Asia is known as a paradigm for Latin America, and especially regarding improved logistics competitiveness strategies.  ...  of ways to promote TPP small-and medium-sized enterprise (SME) participation in supply chains; review of stakeholder and expert input; and regularly scheduled meetings 74 .  ... 
doi:10.2139/ssrn.2905562 fatcat:j5nt7x22gvhyjdde5cotpgbdxm

Environmental and Societal Impacts Group

1999 Disaster Prevention and Management  
); Expert Systems (AutoNowCaster); and Education/Training (COMET/NCAR).  ...  to schedule the lowest-cost service at a particular time (grid management and scheduling generation).  ...  Systems: reliability, environment, regulation + meteorologists Groups are re-formed to integrate disciplines. Each new group is composed of members from groups 1,2,3, and 4.  ... 
doi:10.1108/dpm.1999.07308bag.016 fatcat:h45erxn2lrekxlyvs5hyf2vr5i

The impact of counter-terrorism measures on Muslim communities

Tufyal Choudhury, Helen Fenwick
2011 International review of law computers & technology  
Acknowledgements The authors would like to thank the Equality and Human Rights Commission for funding the study presented in this report and, in particular, Mary Cunneen,  ...  an THE IMPACT OF COUNTER-TERRORISM MEASURES ON MUSLIM COMMUNITIES individual is suitable for a Channel intervention should be made by the Channel co-ordinator and senior statutory partners.  ...  So DCLG were ramping up their Prevent activity, the Home Office were ramping up their Prevent activity and also the Foreign Office thought this was a good thing to do.  ... 
doi:10.1080/13600869.2011.617491 fatcat:ol7t6svzmzcmzjfd2o3hvqhwky

The M8.8 Chile earthquake, 27 February 2010

Hugh Cowan, Graeme Beattie, Katherine Hill, Noel Evans, Craig McGhie, Gary Gibson, Graeme Lawrance, John Hamilton, Penny Allan, Martin Bryant, Mike Davis, Clark Hyland (+3 others)
2011 Bulletin of the New Zealand Society for Earthquake Engineering  
However, New Zealand has not experienced a large subduction earthquake in the North Island region in at least 200 years, so an understanding of the Chile event and its impact is important for bench-marking  ...  of local practices and building resilience.  ...  ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS The authors acknowledge with gratitude the sponsorship of the NZSEE and employer organisations for funding assistance and leave of absence to facilitate this mission.  ... 
doi:10.5459/bnzsee.44.3.123-166 fatcat:vijk7pophjesfpp5c2t55svclm

Local issues, local uses

Carl DiSalvo, Marti Louw, Julina Coupland, MaryAnn Steiner
2009 Proceeding of the seventh ACM conference on Creativity and cognition - C&C '09  
From the descriptions of these tools and their uses, we highlight two issues. The first is the challenge of, and a general strategy for, enabling informed speculation with unfamiliar technologies.  ...  These shifts concomitantly serve as markers of technological fluency and challenge the research project, reinforcing the value of a community co-design approach.  ...  This work was supported in part by NSF grant ISE-0741685 and support from Intel Corporation. We also thank Kevin Crowley and Illah Nourbakhsh for their assistance in this research.  ... 
doi:10.1145/1640233.1640271 dblp:conf/candc/DiSalvoLCS09 fatcat:vnvtlxerxbgxxf4qf5civer44a

International Journal of Business and Management, Vol. 3, No. 7, July 2008

Editior IJBM
2009 International Journal of Business and Management  
Then, we consider how to measure the rates of return and the risk for alternative investments, and what factors determine an investor's required rate of return on an investment in the second section.  ...  Sani SENER and other TAV managers; Ferda YAKAR and Musa GUNGOREN are high level managers of the Celebi-Ic Holding, at Turkey.  ...  ability of the hardware used to support and co-ordinate the collaboration to actively stimulate and support the process.  ... 
doi:10.5539/ijbm.v3n7p0 fatcat:mnvztwcl4vhknipx5gwmwkcnq4

Competition, Regulation, and Efficiency in Service Industries

Martin Neil Baily, Robert J. Gordon, Timothy F. Bresnahan
1993 Brookings Papers on Economic Activity Microeconomics  
I have benefited from comments made on earlier versions of this paper at seminars at the University of Maryland, Resources for the Future, and the University of Rochester and by Barry Bosworth, Clifford  ...  Winston, and others at Brookings.  ...  This system allows an airline to feed its aircraft from multiple feeder flights into a hub airport at about the same time.  ... 
doi:10.2307/2534738 fatcat:jtruf5t2vvayxjj72gzbxepbaq

An Exploration of Arts Advocates' Use of Experimentally Designed Arts Program Research

Julie Goodman
2018 The Journal of Arts Management, Law, and Society  
at Police and Fire headquarters and at the Philadelphia International Airport.  ...  at the Airport; best practices when competing for consulting and professional services contracts; and procurement requirements and responsibilities for the Airport.  ... 
doi:10.1080/10632921.2018.1494067 fatcat:hzdkaalahfbwzmqtqkaiysa52e


Bogdan Sofronov
2017 Annals of Spiru Haret University Economic Series  
The paper presents information about risk in tourism and about terrorism as a threat for European tourism.  ...  Tourism is travel for pleasure or business; also the theory and practice of touring, the business of attracting, accommodating, and entertaining tourists, and the business of operating tours.  ...  [Mihalache, 2016] Security experts around the world have proposed a rethinking of security measures at airports after the attack occurred in Istanbul.  ... 
doi:10.26458/1738 fatcat:efehvjsypjdznj5o46mmy7a6oy
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