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Tao, Do Xuan_The Training Of Vietnamese Communist Cadres In Laos, Do Xuan Tao Oct 1977

Tao, Do Xuan_The Training Of Vietnamese Communist Cadres In Laos, Do Xuan Tao

Joel M. Halpern

Tao, Do Xuan_The Training of Vietnamese Communist Cadres in Laos:
The Notes of Do Xuan Tao, Vietnamese Economic Specialist Assigned to the Pathet Lao in Xieng Khouang, Laos, 1968

This document when obtained in Laos, where it had been captured in 1969, was in the form of an English translation declassified from " confidential". These notes are significant for two main reasons : First, they provide a great deal of substantive information on the Laotian Revolution, the Vietnamese role in it, and Vietnamese techniques of dealing with peoples of different nationality and culture . Second, they present the Vietnamese and Laotian revolutions as ...


Policy Decisions And Research In Economics And Industrial Relations: An Exchange Of Views: Comment, Ronald G. Ehrenberg, Daniel S. Hamermesh, George E. Johnson Oct 1977

Policy Decisions And Research In Economics And Industrial Relations: An Exchange Of Views: Comment, Ronald G. Ehrenberg, Daniel S. Hamermesh, George E. Johnson

Articles and Chapters

[Excerpt] John Dunlop has presented what are certainly some of the most provocative remarks to appear in a scholarly journal in the labor field in many years. We find much to agree with in his remarks; however, we also find many areas where we feel he condemns research because of his overly optimistic expectations about its ability to contribute to the policy process, and other areas where he appears to be unaware that research in labor economics has already contributed fairly directly to policy decisions.


Toward Understanding Our Economic System A Coin Has Two Sides, Robert J. Antonides Mar 1977

Toward Understanding Our Economic System A Coin Has Two Sides, Robert J. Antonides

Economics Commentator

No abstract provided.


Toward Understanding Our Economy The Consumer Price Index And Inflation, Robert J. Antonides Mar 1977

Toward Understanding Our Economy The Consumer Price Index And Inflation, Robert J. Antonides

Economics Commentator

No abstract provided.


An Analysis Of Basis Value Determination For Live Beef Cattle, William James Vollink Jan 1977

An Analysis Of Basis Value Determination For Live Beef Cattle, William James Vollink

Retrospective Theses and Dissertations

No abstract provided.


Economic Development Of The Livestock Industry In Iran , Ahmad Mojtahed Jan 1977

Economic Development Of The Livestock Industry In Iran , Ahmad Mojtahed

Retrospective Theses and Dissertations

No abstract provided.


An Economic Analysis Of Concentrate Versus Roughage Feeding For Finishing Beef Steers , Bryan Edwin Melton Jan 1977

An Economic Analysis Of Concentrate Versus Roughage Feeding For Finishing Beef Steers , Bryan Edwin Melton

Retrospective Theses and Dissertations

No abstract provided.


Demand Estimation Of Meat In Iran , Mohsen Boloorforoosh Jan 1977

Demand Estimation Of Meat In Iran , Mohsen Boloorforoosh

Retrospective Theses and Dissertations

No abstract provided.


The Conversion Of Agricultural Land To Urban Use: An Examination Of The Land Use Process In Urbandale, Iowa 1950-1974 , Linda Kay Lee Jan 1977

The Conversion Of Agricultural Land To Urban Use: An Examination Of The Land Use Process In Urbandale, Iowa 1950-1974 , Linda Kay Lee

Retrospective Theses and Dissertations

No abstract provided.


A Comparative Social Benefit-Cost Analysis Of The Twelve Principal Projects Of Peru's Public Investment Program 1968-1975 , Hugo A. Maradiegue Obando Jan 1977

A Comparative Social Benefit-Cost Analysis Of The Twelve Principal Projects Of Peru's Public Investment Program 1968-1975 , Hugo A. Maradiegue Obando

Retrospective Theses and Dissertations

No abstract provided.


An Analysis Of Eleemosynary Behavior Among Individuals , Michael David Packard Jan 1977

An Analysis Of Eleemosynary Behavior Among Individuals , Michael David Packard

Retrospective Theses and Dissertations

No abstract provided.


Energy Conservation Possibilities In Corn Production On A Central Iowa Farm, Edward Robert Pidgeon Jan 1977

Energy Conservation Possibilities In Corn Production On A Central Iowa Farm, Edward Robert Pidgeon

Retrospective Theses and Dissertations

No abstract provided.


An Economic Analysis Of The Tallow Market, Robert Dean Remmele Jan 1977

An Economic Analysis Of The Tallow Market, Robert Dean Remmele

Retrospective Theses and Dissertations

No abstract provided.


Energy, Environment And Agricultural Production Interrelationships: A Parametric Linear Programming Case Study In The Nishnabotna River Basin, David Kerry Webb Jan 1977

Energy, Environment And Agricultural Production Interrelationships: A Parametric Linear Programming Case Study In The Nishnabotna River Basin, David Kerry Webb

Retrospective Theses and Dissertations

No abstract provided.


Representative Iowa Swine Production Systems: Budgeting Analysis With Computerized Modelling Procedures, Terry Jon Wood Jan 1977

Representative Iowa Swine Production Systems: Budgeting Analysis With Computerized Modelling Procedures, Terry Jon Wood

Retrospective Theses and Dissertations

No abstract provided.


A Review Of Institutional Agricultural Credit In Ghana With Special Reference To Loan Repayment Problems, Wayne O'Neil Yerby Jan 1977

A Review Of Institutional Agricultural Credit In Ghana With Special Reference To Loan Repayment Problems, Wayne O'Neil Yerby

Retrospective Theses and Dissertations

No abstract provided.


Activity Analysis Applied To Menu Planning, Connie Rene Hall Jan 1977

Activity Analysis Applied To Menu Planning, Connie Rene Hall

Retrospective Theses and Dissertations

No abstract provided.


The Potential For Improved Transportation Of Raw And Beneficiated Coal In Iowa, Charles Lane Eldridge Jan 1977

The Potential For Improved Transportation Of Raw And Beneficiated Coal In Iowa, Charles Lane Eldridge

Retrospective Theses and Dissertations

No abstract provided.


The Design And Evaluation Of An Electronic Simultaneous Progressive Slaughter Cattle Auction, Lynn Wesley Dippold Jan 1977

The Design And Evaluation Of An Electronic Simultaneous Progressive Slaughter Cattle Auction, Lynn Wesley Dippold

Retrospective Theses and Dissertations

No abstract provided.


Production, Income And Employment Effects Of Agricultural Technology In The Central Cocoa Belt Of Western Nigeria: A Multiperiod Programming Approach , Kolawole Mobolaji Alli Jan 1977

Production, Income And Employment Effects Of Agricultural Technology In The Central Cocoa Belt Of Western Nigeria: A Multiperiod Programming Approach , Kolawole Mobolaji Alli

Retrospective Theses and Dissertations

No abstract provided.


An Economic Analysis Of The Impact Of A Short-Term Closing Of The Upper Mississippi River On The Net Income Of Iowa Grain Shippers, Frances Wenzel Kaiser Jan 1977

An Economic Analysis Of The Impact Of A Short-Term Closing Of The Upper Mississippi River On The Net Income Of Iowa Grain Shippers, Frances Wenzel Kaiser

Retrospective Theses and Dissertations

No abstract provided.


A Producer Oriented Model For Programming Beef Production, Duane Raymond Reneau Jan 1977

A Producer Oriented Model For Programming Beef Production, Duane Raymond Reneau

Retrospective Theses and Dissertations

No abstract provided.


Actual, Desired And Full Levels Of Capital Utilisation In Malaysian Manufacturing, David Lim Jan 1977

Actual, Desired And Full Levels Of Capital Utilisation In Malaysian Manufacturing, David Lim

Technological and Higher Education Institute of Hong Kong (THEi) Staff Publications

This paper shows that capital utilisation in West Malaysian manufacturing, though higher than that in other less developed countries, still leaves capital plant idle for a considerable proportion of the total available time. These findings, based on a modified McGraw‐Hill measure and on the Winston time‐measure of capital utilisation, therefore calls into question the wisdom of an industrial investment incentive programme which aims primarily at maximising the volume of capital expenditure, and which pays no attention at all to the level of utilisation of the existing stock of capital.


Applied Forecasting With An Autoregressive Integrated Moving Average (Arima) Model, Gail Ann Jensen Jan 1977

Applied Forecasting With An Autoregressive Integrated Moving Average (Arima) Model, Gail Ann Jensen

Retrospective Theses and Dissertations

No abstract provided.


Consumer Demand For Food Commodities In Thailand , Bahram Dadgostar Jan 1977

Consumer Demand For Food Commodities In Thailand , Bahram Dadgostar

Retrospective Theses and Dissertations

No abstract provided.


Grain Marketing Gains In Iowa And The Use Of Price Forecasting Models: A Bayesian Decision Approach, Hector Eduardo Gonzalez-Mendez Jan 1977

Grain Marketing Gains In Iowa And The Use Of Price Forecasting Models: A Bayesian Decision Approach, Hector Eduardo Gonzalez-Mendez

Retrospective Theses and Dissertations

No abstract provided.


An Application Of Consistent Statistical Estimation To A Nonlinear Macroeconomic Policy Model , Raphael Joseph Michalski Jan 1977

An Application Of Consistent Statistical Estimation To A Nonlinear Macroeconomic Policy Model , Raphael Joseph Michalski

Retrospective Theses and Dissertations

No abstract provided.


A Theoretical And Applied Approach Towards The Formulation Of Alternative Agricultural Sector Policies In Support Of The Peruvian Agricultural Planning Process , P. Lizardo De Las Casas Moya Jan 1977

A Theoretical And Applied Approach Towards The Formulation Of Alternative Agricultural Sector Policies In Support Of The Peruvian Agricultural Planning Process , P. Lizardo De Las Casas Moya

Retrospective Theses and Dissertations

No abstract provided.


Explorations In The Theory Of The Multiproduct Firm , Bernard Rothman Jan 1977

Explorations In The Theory Of The Multiproduct Firm , Bernard Rothman

Retrospective Theses and Dissertations

No abstract provided.


An Economic Analysis Of Alternative Environmental And Resource Policies For Controlling Soil Loss And Sedimentation From Agriculture , David John Walker Jan 1977

An Economic Analysis Of Alternative Environmental And Resource Policies For Controlling Soil Loss And Sedimentation From Agriculture , David John Walker

Retrospective Theses and Dissertations

No abstract provided.