• Political Campaigns: Finance and Corruption
    Controversy has already erupted over the financing of the 2008 presidential campaign with experts projecting costs to exceed $1 billion (Sciffman). Candidate Hillary Clinton raised $8.5 million during only three events, surpassing the old record set in 2004 by John Edwards, who collected $7.4 milli...
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  • Political Campaign Finance Reform
    With the upcoming presidential election, it has been interesting to learn about things as they are actually happening in our country today. Among the many issues that surround the race to the office, financing the presidential election seems to be a major topic that is always in the public eye. The...
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  • Campaign Finance Reform
    Introduction Each year billions of dollars are spent on getting candidates of various offices of government elected. Many candidates have had tremendous success through the efforts of much needed monetary contributions to their campaign. Contributors range from unions, religious leaders, organizati...
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  • Campaign Finance Issues
    GENERAL BACKGROUND INFORMATION We are not a democracy, yet we do have a voice in our own government. Elections are the choice microphones for many citizens. There on Election Day, they have the right of making their voices heard; however, many interest groups and a few individuals seem to have a...
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  • Minorities in Congress
    Introduction In forming a government for the people, by the people, and of the people, our Founding Fathers developed the idea a bi-cameral legislature. This Congress, composed of the House of Representatives and Senate, thus became known as the people's branch of government. American children are...
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  • Campaign Funding
    Campaign Funding By: Matt E-mail: imacakeboy@aol.com What We Don't Know About Campaign Finance Does Hurt Us. "No matter what your social issue, if you want to solve it get the money out of politics. Only then will lawmakers vote for their people rather than their pocketbooks." Jack E. Lohman...
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  • Campaign Finance
    Money has played a central role in American campaigns from the earliest days of the republic. Campaign contributions come from individuals, and group donors that wish to support a particular candidate or political party, in turn, that candidate may focus on an issue that may directly affect the con...
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  • Campaign Finance Reform Systems
    5 March 2001 Campaign Finance Reform Systems Lyndon Johnson called it "more loophole than law" (Clean Money Reform). Campaign finance has given birth to an untold number of court cases, regulations and limits involving those seeking office. As naturally follows, there has been a rise in reform...
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  • Three Lens
    Journal of International Business Studies (2006) 37, 733–746 & 2006 Academy of International Business All rights reserved 0047-2506 $30.00 www.jibs.net Three lenses on the multinational enterprise: politics, corruption, and corporate social responsibility Peter Rodriguez1, Donald S Siegel2...
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  • The Effects of Ownership Structure, Board Effectiveness and Managerial Discretion on Performance of Listed Companies in Kenya
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  • The Collapse of the Bretton Woods System Has Made Redundant the Well-Defined Purpose of the Imf When It Was Created in 1944. Do You Think the Imf Has Still a Role to Play in This 21st Century?
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  • Two Essays on Corporate Governance in Chinese Listed Firms
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  • Luke's Three Dimensions of Power
    Luke's Three Dimensions of Power "Power serves to create power. Powerlessness serves to re-enforce powerlessness"(Gaventa,1980:256). Such is the essence of the on going relationship between the Powerful and the Powerless of the Appalachian Valley where acquiescence of the repressed has become n...
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  • Marketing Strategy for Election Campaign
    MAKING YOUR MARKETING COMMUNICATIONS MORE POWERFUL 1. Position the product in the customer’s mind – how you want your customer to think and feel about your product. 2. Find a creative big idea – which will persuade people or convince them to try your product. 3. Having...
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  • Tlr a Commentary About Taxation and Land Reform Quoted from an Internet Article to Give a View of Carp.
    Big Story There isn't a Biggest Story for Today, yet. | | | | | |BAGUIO : CARP EXTENSION TO BENEFIT 60,000 FARMERS IN CAR | |...
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  • Legal - Law Reform and Web Quest
    Legal Studies Assessment Task 1: LAW REFORM AND WEB QUEST 1.Law reform is the changes that happen in law. Law can be reformed in 3 different aspects these are social values, concepts of justice and new technology introduced. As society changes , the need for a law reform is high, this is because...
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  • Regime Types and Poverty Reform in India
    Regime Types and Poverty Reform in India Atul Kohli Pacific Affairs, Vol. 56, No. 4. (Winter, 1983-1984), pp. 649-672. Stable URL: http://links.jstor.org/sici?sici=0030-851X%28198324%2F198424%2956%3A4%3C649%3ARTAPRI%3E2.0.CO%3B2-C Pacific Affairs is currently published by Pacific Affairs, Universit...
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  • Fundamentals of Corporate Finance
    Selected material from Fundamentals of Corporate Finance Third Edition Richard A. Brealey Bank of England and London Business School Stewart C. Myers Sloan School of Management Massachusetts Institute of Technology Alan J. Marcus Wallace E. Carroll School of Management Boston College...
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  • Health Care Reform
    MGMT 721 October 25th 2010 Health Care Reform and its implication for Employer and Employers On March 10th 2010, the United States enacted the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act of 2010(PPACA) also known as the Health Care Reform. The Act is considered a landmark legislation that h...
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  • Finance
    Brealey−Meyers: Principles of Corporate Finance, Seventh Edition Front Matter Preface PREFACE This book describes the theory and practice of corporate finance. We hardly need to explain why financial managers should master the practical aspects of their job, but we should spell out why d...
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