Global Communications: Opportunities for Trade and Aid
DIANE Publishing, 1995 - 183 lappuses
Examines the question of how telecommunications related aid policies might be designed to support both U.S. trade and foreign aid goals. Communication and information technologies are particularly well analyzed. These technologies are of critical importance in today's knowledge based global economy. Contents: foreign aid policy: lessons learned; communication technologies to promote foreign aid goals; meeting third world needs in a global telecom market; an historical analysis relating causes to effects; U.S. public/private aid related telecom programs.
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166. lappuse - A popular government without popular information or the means of acquiring it is but a prologue to a farce or a tragedy, or, perhaps, both. Knowledge will forever govern ignorance; and a people who mean to be their own governors must arm themselves with the power which knowledge gives.
118. lappuse - For the purpose of regulating interstate and foreign commerce in communication by wire and radio so as to make available, so far as possible, to all the people of the United States a rapid, efficient, Nation-wide, and world-wide wire and radio communication service with adequate facilities at reasonable charges...
167. lappuse - Americans of all ages, all conditions, and all dispositions, constantly form associations. They have not only commercial and manufacturing companies, in which all take part, but associations of a thousand other kindsreligious, moral, serious, futile, extensive, or restricted, enormous or diminutive.
139. lappuse - Freetrade agreements such as the General Agreement on Tariffs and Trade (GATT) and the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA...
46. lappuse - Trade (GATT) ; the International Monetary Fund (IMF) ; the International Bank for Reconstruction and Development (IBRD) ; the International Finance Corporation (IFC) ; and the various other United Nations agencies including the Economic Commission for Europe.
51. lappuse - USAID also continued to support democratization in Central and Eastern Europe and the Newly Independent States of the Former Soviet Union begun in 1989 with passage of the Support for Eastern European Democracy Act and the Freedom Support Act.
76. lappuse - Daniel Katz and Robert L. Kahn, The Social Psychology of Organizations (New York: John Wiley & Sons, Inc., 1966), p. 26. 17. Walter Buckley, Sociology and Modern Systems Theory (Englewood Cliffs, NJ: Prentice Hall', 1967), p. 39. 18. Daniel Katz and Robert L. Kahn, "Open Systems Theory," in Oscar Grusky and George A.