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The internationalization of weapons-system acquisition
"The Internationalization of Weapons-Systems Acquisition" examines the strategic and economic aspects of past, present, and future patterns of officially sanctioned or directed armaments trade among the N.A.T.O. allies. ...
The low-rent housing market in Houston
The basic problem investigated in this thesis is that the free rental housing market in Houston has functioned in the past in a way that is not completely satisfactory to society; that is, it has permitted or perhaps caused ...
Unemployment in Port Arthur, Texas
Port Arthur, Texas has been a chronic labor surplus area since the end of World War II. In this thesis, an effort is made to analyze continuing high unemployment levels in an area with relatively high wages. There are two ...
Economics of alternative physician remuneration systems
In this thesis the nature of the market for physicians' services has been examined and the implications of its characteristics have been analyzed for the three basic systems of payment: fee-for-service, capitation, and ...
Rites of conflict among North American Indians
This paper argues that customary values are regularly and dramatically challenged in certain traditional societies by rites of conflict, North American Indian tribes, mostly within the United States, are studied herein as ...
An analysis of some aspects of Public Law 480
Public Law 480, the Trade Development and Assistance Act, was passed by the 83rd. Congress in July, 1954, for the purpose of utilizing surplus agricultural commodities to further the foreign policy of the United States. ...