The complex of political institutions, laws, and customs through which the function of governing is carried out in a specific political unit.
Federal, state, or local government organized methods of financial assistance.
The level of governmental organization and function at the national or country-wide level.
Smallest political subdivisions within a country at which general governmental functions are carried-out.
Exercise of governmental authority to control conduct.
Administrative units of government responsible for policy making and management of governmental activities.
Programs and activities sponsored or administered by local, state, or national governments.
The level of governmental organization and function below that of the national or country-wide government.
Activities concerned with governmental policies, functions, etc.
Decisions, usually developed by government policymakers, for determining present and future objectives pertaining to the health care system.
A course or method of action selected, usually by a government, from among alternatives to guide and determine present and future decisions.
Agencies of the FEDERAL GOVERNMENT of the United States.
That distinct portion of the institutional, industrial, or economic structure of a country that is controlled or owned by non-governmental, private interests.
Innovation and improvement of the health care system by reappraisal, amendment of services, and removal of faults and abuses in providing and distributing health services to patients. It includes a re-alignment of health services and health insurance to maximum demographic elements (the unemployed, indigent, uninsured, elderly, inner cities, rural areas) with reference to coverage, hospitalization, pricing and cost containment, insurers' and employers' costs, pre-existing medical conditions, prescribed drugs, equipment, and services.
Components of a national health care system which administer specific services, e.g., national health insurance.
Administration and functional structures for the purpose of collectively systematizing activities for a particular goal.
Discussion of documents issued by local, regional, or national governments or by their agencies or subdivisions.
The area of a nation's economy that is tax-supported and under government control.
The attitude of a significant portion of a population toward any given proposition, based upon a measurable amount of factual evidence, and involving some degree of reflection, analysis, and reasoning.
Branch of medicine concerned with the prevention and control of disease and disability, and the promotion of physical and mental health of the population on the international, national, state, or municipal level.
The decision process by which individuals, groups or institutions establish policies pertaining to plans, programs or procedures.
Economic sector concerned with the provision, distribution, and consumption of health care services and related products.
The concept concerned with all aspects of providing and distributing health services to a patient population.
Countries in the process of change with economic growth, that is, an increase in production, per capita consumption, and income. The process of economic growth involves better utilization of natural and human resources, which results in a change in the social, political, and economic structures.
Time period from 1901 through 2000 of the common era.
The amounts spent by individuals, groups, nations, or private or public organizations for total health care and/or its various components. These amounts may or may not be equivalent to the actual costs (HEALTH CARE COSTS) and may or may not be shared among the patient, insurers, and/or employers.
The interactions between representatives of institutions, agencies, or organizations.
The interchange of goods or commodities, especially on a large scale, between different countries or between populations within the same country. It includes trade (the buying, selling, or exchanging of commodities, whether wholesale or retail) and business (the purchase and sale of goods to make a profit). (From Random House Unabridged Dictionary, 2d ed, p411, p2005 & p283)
Governmental levies on property, inheritance, gifts, etc.
The interaction of persons or groups of persons representing various nations in the pursuit of a common goal or interest.
Hospitals controlled by various types of government, i.e., city, county, district, state or federal.
The degree to which individuals are inhibited or facilitated in their ability to gain entry to and to receive care and services from the health care system. Factors influencing this ability include geographic, architectural, transportational, and financial considerations, among others.
Management of public health organizations or agencies.
The rights of the individual to cultural, social, economic, and educational opportunities as provided by society, e.g., right to work, right to education, and right to social security.
All organized methods of funding.
The aggregate business enterprise of agriculture, manufacture, and distribution related to tobacco and tobacco-derived products.
Organized groups of users of goods and services.
Financial support of research activities.
A system of government in which there is free and equal participation by the people in the political decision-making process.
Detailed financial plans for carrying out specific activities for a certain period of time. They include proposed income and expenditures.
Health insurance coverage for all persons in a state or country, rather than for some subset of the population. It may extend to the unemployed as well as to the employed; to aliens as well as to citizens; for pre-existing conditions as well as for current illnesses; for mental as well as for physical conditions.
Process of shifting publicly controlled services and/or facilities to the private sector.
The provision of monetary resources including money or capital and credit; obtaining or furnishing money or capital for a purchase or enterprise and the funds so obtained. (From Random House Unabridged Dictionary, 2d ed.)
Private, not-for-profit hospitals that are autonomous, self-established, and self-supported.
A republic in western Africa, south of NIGER between BENIN and CAMEROON. Its capital is Abuja.
Planning for the equitable allocation, apportionment, or distribution of available health resources.
The obligations and accountability assumed in carrying out actions or ideas on behalf of others.
Health services, public or private, in rural areas. The services include the promotion of health and the delivery of health care.
Planning for needed health and/or welfare services and facilities.
Encouraging consumer behaviors most likely to optimize health potentials (physical and psychosocial) through health information, preventive programs, and access to medical care.
A system of medical care regulated, controlled and financed by the government, in which the government assumes responsibility for the health needs of the population.
Institutional funding for facilities and for equipment which becomes a part of the assets of the institution.
The smallest continent and an independent country, comprising six states and two territories. Its capital is Canberra.
The enactment of laws and ordinances and their regulation by official organs of a nation, state, or other legislative organization. It refers also to health-related laws and regulations in general or for which there is no specific heading.
Preferentially rated health-related activities or functions to be used in establishing health planning goals. This may refer specifically to PL93-641.
Community or individual involvement in the decision-making process.
The promotion and support of consumers' rights and interests.
Planning for health resources at a regional or multi-state level.
Organizations which are not operated for a profit and may be supported by endowments or private contributions.
A process whereby representatives of a particular interest group attempt to influence governmental decision makers to accept the policy desires of the lobbying organization.
The effort of two or more parties to secure the business of a third party by offering, usually under fair or equitable rules of business practice, the most favorable terms.
Legal guarantee protecting the individual from attack on personal liberties, right to fair trial, right to vote, and freedom from discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, age, disability, or national origin. (from http://www.usccr.gov/ accessed 1/31/2003)
The containment, regulation, or restraint of costs. Costs are said to be contained when the value of resources committed to an activity is not considered excessive. This determination is frequently subjective and dependent upon the specific geographic area of the activity being measured. (From Dictionary of Health Services Management, 2d ed)
That segment of commercial enterprise devoted to the design, development, and manufacture of chemical products for use in the diagnosis and treatment of disease, disability, or other dysfunction, or to improve function.
Descriptions and evaluations of specific health care organizations.
An approach to health care financing with only one source of money for paying health care providers. The scope may be national (the Canadian System), state-wide, or community-based. The payer may be a governmental unit or other entity such as an insurance company. The proposed advantages include administrative simplicity for patients and providers, and resulting significant savings in overhead costs. (From Slee and Slee, Health Care Reform Terms, 1993, p106)
The integration of epidemiologic, sociological, economic, and other analytic sciences in the study of health services. Health services research is usually concerned with relationships between need, demand, supply, use, and outcome of health services. The aim of the research is evaluation, particularly in terms of structure, process, output, and outcome. (From Last, Dictionary of Epidemiology, 2d ed)
Diagnostic, therapeutic and preventive health services provided for individuals in the community.
Studies designed to assess the efficacy of programs. They may include the evaluation of cost-effectiveness, the extent to which objectives are met, or impact.
The largest country in North America, comprising 10 provinces and three territories. Its capital is Ottawa.
Amounts charged to the patient as payer for health care services.
Use for articles on the investing of funds for income or profit.
A specialized agency of the United Nations designed as a coordinating authority on international health work; its aim is to promote the attainment of the highest possible level of health by all peoples.
Organized institutions which provide services to ameliorate conditions of need or social pathology in the community.
The process by which decisions are made in an institution or other organization.
Medical services for which no payment is received. Uncompensated care includes charity care and bad debts.
The actual costs of providing services related to the delivery of health care, including the costs of procedures, therapies, and medications. It is differentiated from HEALTH EXPENDITURES, which refers to the amount of money paid for the services, and from fees, which refers to the amount charged, regardless of cost.
The concept pertaining to the health status of inhabitants of the world.
The process of formulating, improving, and expanding educational, managerial, or service-oriented work plans (excluding computer program development).
The industry concerned with processing, preparing, preserving, distributing, and serving of foods and beverages.
Decisions for determining and guiding present and future objectives from among alternatives.
Organized services to provide health care to expectant and nursing mothers.
Institutions which provide medical or health-related services.
Systematic gathering of data for a particular purpose from various sources, including questionnaires, interviews, observation, existing records, and electronic devices. The process is usually preliminary to statistical analysis of the data.
The process of negotiation between representatives of an employee organization, association or union, and representatives of the employer.
Absolute, comparative, or differential costs pertaining to services, institutions, resources, etc., or the analysis and study of these costs.
A country spanning from central Asia to the Pacific Ocean.
The aggregate of various economic, political, and social policies by which an imperial power maintains or extends its control over other areas or peoples. It includes the practice of or belief in acquiring and retaining colonies. The emphasis is less on its identity as an ideological political system than on its designation in a period of history. (Webster, 3d ed; from Dr. J. Cassedy, NLM History of Medicine Division)
The activities and endeavors of the public health services in a community on any level.
The inhabitants of rural areas or of small towns classified as rural.
The act or practice of calling public attention to a product, service, need, etc., especially by paid announcements in newspapers, magazines, on radio, or on television. (Random House Unabridged Dictionary, 2d ed)
Time period from 1801 through 1900 of the common era.
An interactive process whereby members of a community are concerned for the equality and rights of all.
The quality or state of relating to or affecting two or more nations. (After Merriam-Webster Collegiate Dictionary, 10th ed)
Hospitals owned and operated by a corporation or an individual that operate on a for-profit basis, also referred to as investor-owned hospitals.
An international organization whose members include most of the sovereign nations of the world with headquarters in New York City. The primary objectives of the organization are to maintain peace and security and to achieve international cooperation in solving international economic, social, cultural, or humanitarian problems.
The capacity of an organization, institution, or business to produce desired results with a minimum expenditure of energy, time, money, personnel, materiel, etc.
Critical and exhaustive investigation or experimentation, having for its aim the discovery of new facts and their correct interpretation, the revision of accepted conclusions, theories, or laws in the light of newly discovered facts, or the practical application of such new or revised conclusions, theories, or laws. (Webster, 3d ed)
Guidelines and objectives pertaining to food supply and nutrition including recommendations for healthy diet.
The interaction of two or more persons or organizations directed toward a common goal which is mutually beneficial. An act or instance of working or acting together for a common purpose or benefit, i.e., joint action. (From Random House Dictionary Unabridged, 2d ed)
Time period from 2001 through 2100 of the common era.
Formal voluntary or governmental procedures and standards required of hospitals and health or other facilities to improve operating efficiency, and for the protection of the consumer.
Organizations representing specialized fields which are accepted as authoritative; may be non-governmental, university or an independent research organization, e.g., National Academy of Sciences, Brookings Institution, etc.
Social and economic factors that characterize the individual or group within the social structure.
Predetermined sets of questions used to collect data - clinical data, social status, occupational group, etc. The term is often applied to a self-completed survey instrument.
Insurance providing coverage of medical, surgical, or hospital care in general or for which there is no specific heading.
Societal or individual decisions about the equitable distribution of available resources.
Conversations with an individual or individuals held in order to obtain information about their background and other personal biographical data, their attitudes and opinions, etc. It includes school admission or job interviews.
Knowledge, attitudes, and associated behaviors which pertain to health-related topics such as PATHOLOGIC PROCESSES or diseases, their prevention, and treatment. This term refers to non-health workers and health workers (HEALTH PERSONNEL).
Organizations established by endowments with provision for future maintenance.
Exploitation through misrepresentation of the facts or concealment of the purposes of the exploiter.
Studies in which the presence or absence of disease or other health-related variables are determined in each member of the study population or in a representative sample at one particular time. This contrasts with LONGITUDINAL STUDIES which are followed over a period of time.
Health services required by a population or community as well as the health services that the population or community is able and willing to pay for.
Organized groups serving in advisory capacities related to health planning activities.
Research that involves the application of the natural sciences, especially biology and physiology, to medicine.
A situation in which the level of living of an individual, family, or group is below the standard of the community. It is often related to a specific income level.
A system of government in which means of production and distribution of goods are controlled by the state.
Outside services provided to an institution under a formal financial agreement.
Education that increases the awareness and favorably influences the attitudes and knowledge relating to the improvement of health on a personal or community basis.
Theoretical representations and constructs that describe or explain the structure and hierarchy of relationships and interactions within or between formal organizational entities or informal social groups.
Any enterprise centered on the processing, assembly, production, or marketing of a line of products, services, commodities, or merchandise, in a particular field often named after its principal product. Examples include the automobile, fishing, music, publishing, insurance, and textile industries.
A systematic statement of policy rules or principles. Guidelines may be developed by government agencies at any level, institutions, professional societies, governing boards, or by convening expert panels. The text may be cursive or in outline form but is generally a comprehensive guide to problems and approaches in any field of activity. For guidelines in the field of health care and clinical medicine, PRACTICE GUIDELINES AS TOPIC is available.
The purposes, missions, and goals of an individual organization or its units, established through administrative processes. It includes an organization's long-range plans and administrative philosophy.
Financing of medical care provided to public assistance recipients.
Men and women working in the provision of health services, whether as individual practitioners or employees of health institutions and programs, whether or not professionally trained, and whether or not subject to public regulation. (From A Discursive Dictionary of Health Care, 1976)
Individuals responsible for the development of policy and supervision of the execution of plans and functional operations.
The science of controlling or modifying those conditions, influences, or forces surrounding man which relate to promoting, establishing, and maintaining health.
Programs of surveillance designed to prevent the transmission of disease by any means from person to person or from animal to man.
The levels of excellence which characterize the health service or health care provided based on accepted standards of quality.
Activity involved in transfer of goods from producer to consumer or in the exchange of services.
Those actions designed to carry out recommendations pertaining to health plans or programs.
Laws and regulations concerned with industrial processing and marketing of foods.
The science of utilization, distribution, and consumption of services and materials.
The amount that a health care institution or organization pays for its drugs. It is one component of the final price that is charged to the consumer (FEES, PHARMACEUTICAL or PRESCRIPTION FEES).
Promotion and protection of the rights of patients, frequently through a legal process.
A violation of the criminal law, i.e., a breach of the conduct code specifically sanctioned by the state, which through its administrative agencies prosecutes offenders and imposes and administers punishments. The concept includes unacceptable actions whether prosecuted or going unpunished.
Laws concerned with manufacturing, dispensing, and marketing of drugs.
A parliamentary democracy with a constitutional monarch in southeast Asia, consisting of 11 states (West Malaysia) on the Malay Peninsula and two states (East Malaysia) on the island of BORNEO. It is also called the Federation of Malaysia. Its capital is Kuala Lumpur. Before 1963 it was the Union of Malaya. It reorganized in 1948 as the Federation of Malaya, becoming independent from British Malaya in 1957 and becoming Malaysia in 1963 as a federation of Malaya, Sabah, Sarawak, and Singapore (which seceded in 1965). The form Malay- probably derives from the Tamil malay, mountain, with reference to its geography. (From Webster's New Geographical Dictionary, 1988, p715 & Room, Brewer's Dictionary of Names, 1992, p329)
Any type of research that employs nonnumeric information to explore individual or group characteristics, producing findings not arrived at by statistical procedures or other quantitative means. (Qualitative Inquiry: A Dictionary of Terms Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage Publications, 1997)
Health care services related to human REPRODUCTION and diseases of the reproductive system. Services are provided to both sexes and usually by physicians in the medical or the surgical specialties such as REPRODUCTIVE MEDICINE; ANDROLOGY; GYNECOLOGY; OBSTETRICS; and PERINATOLOGY.
Processes or methods of reimbursement for services rendered or equipment.
Procedures outlined for the care of casualties and the maintenance of services in disasters.
A course of action or principle adopted or proposed by a government, party, business, or individual that concerns human interactions with nature and natural resources.
Assistance, such as money, food, or shelter, given to the needy, aged, or victims of disaster. It is usually granted on a temporary basis. (From The American Heritage Dictionary, 2d college ed)
A method of data collection and a QUALITATIVE RESEARCH tool in which a small group of individuals are brought together and allowed to interact in a discussion of their opinions about topics, issues, or questions.
Available manpower, facilities, revenue, equipment, and supplies to produce requisite health care and services.
The legal relation between an entity (individual, group, corporation, or-profit, secular, government) and an object. The object may be corporeal, such as equipment, or completely a creature of law, such as a patent; it may be movable, such as an animal, or immovable, such as a building.
Drugs considered essential to meet the health needs of a population as well as to control drug costs.
A republic in southern Africa, the southernmost part of Africa. It has three capitals: Pretoria (administrative), Cape Town (legislative), and Bloemfontein (judicial). Officially the Republic of South Africa since 1960, it was called the Union of South Africa 1910-1960.
The organization and administration of health services dedicated to the delivery of health care.
A republic in eastern Africa, south of UGANDA and north of MOZAMBIQUE. Its capital is Dar es Salaam. It was formed in 1964 by a merger of the countries of TANGANYIKA and ZANZIBAR.
The protection, preservation, restoration, and rational use of all resources in the total environment.
A method of comparing the cost of a program with its expected benefits in dollars (or other currency). The benefit-to-cost ratio is a measure of total return expected per unit of money spent. This analysis generally excludes consideration of factors that are not measured ultimately in economic terms. Cost effectiveness compares alternative ways to achieve a specific set of results.
Control of drug and narcotic use by international agreement, or by institutional systems for handling prescribed drugs. This includes regulations concerned with the manufacturing, dispensing, approval (DRUG APPROVAL), and marketing of drugs.
A component of the Department of Health and Human Services to oversee and direct the Medicare and Medicaid programs and related Federal medical care quality control staffs. Name was changed effective June 14, 2001.
Statistical measures of utilization and other aspects of the provision of health care services including hospitalization and ambulatory care.
The state of being free from intrusion or disturbance in one's private life or affairs. (Random House Unabridged Dictionary, 2d ed, 1993)
Planning that has the goals of improving health, improving accessibility to health services, and promoting efficiency in the provision of services and resources on a comprehensive basis for a whole community. (From Facts on File Dictionary of Health Care Management, 1988, p299)
The obtaining and management of funds for institutional needs and responsibility for fiscal affairs.
The rights of individuals to act and make decisions without external constraints.
A cabinet department in the Executive Branch of the United States Government concerned with administering those agencies and offices having programs pertaining to health and human services.
A course or method of action selected, usually by an organization, institution, university, society, etc., from among alternatives to guide and determine present and future decisions and positions on matters of public interest or social concern. It does not include internal policy relating to organization and administration within the corporate body, for which ORGANIZATION AND ADMINISTRATION is available.
Social process whereby the values, attitudes, or institutions of society, such as education, family, religion, and industry become modified. It includes both the natural process and action programs initiated by members of the community.
Relations of an individual, association, organization, hospital, or corporation with the publics which it must take into consideration in carrying out its functions. Publics may include consumers, patients, pressure groups, departments, etc.
The application of mathematical formulas and statistical techniques to the testing and quantifying of economic theories and the solution of economic problems.
Organizational development including enhancement of management structures, processes and procedures, within organizations and among different organizations and sectors to meet present and future needs.
The seeking and acceptance by patients of health service.
Management of the organization of HEALTH FACILITIES.
A protozoan disease caused in humans by four species of the PLASMODIUM genus: PLASMODIUM FALCIPARUM; PLASMODIUM VIVAX; PLASMODIUM OVALE; and PLASMODIUM MALARIAE; and transmitted by the bite of an infected female mosquito of the genus ANOPHELES. Malaria is endemic in parts of Asia, Africa, Central and South America, Oceania, and certain Caribbean islands. It is characterized by extreme exhaustion associated with paroxysms of high FEVER; SWEATING; shaking CHILLS; and ANEMIA. Malaria in ANIMALS is caused by other species of plasmodia.
Association with or participation in an act that is, or is perceived to be, criminal or immoral. One is complicitous when one promotes or unduly benefits from practices or institutions that are morally or legally suspect.
Agreements between two or more parties, especially those that are written and enforceable by law (American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 4th ed). It is sometimes used to characterize the nature of the professional-patient relationship.
The availability of HEALTH PERSONNEL. It includes the demand and recruitment of both professional and allied health personnel, their present and future supply and distribution, and their assignment and utilization.
The status of health in rural populations.
Services for the diagnosis and treatment of disease and the maintenance of health.
Individuals licensed to practice medicine.
The broad dissemination of new ideas, procedures, techniques, materials, and devices and the degree to which these are accepted and used.
A course or method of action selected to guide and determine present and future decisions.
The use of biological agents in TERRORISM. This includes the malevolent use of BACTERIA; VIRUSES; or other BIOLOGICAL TOXINS against people, ANIMALS; or PLANTS.
The total number of cases of a given disease in a specified population at a designated time. It is differentiated from INCIDENCE, which refers to the number of new cases in the population at a given time.
Mobilization of human, financial, capital, physical and or natural resources to generate goods and services.
The personal cost of acute or chronic disease. The cost to the patient may be an economic, social, or psychological cost or personal loss to self, family, or immediate community. The cost of illness may be reflected in absenteeism, productivity, response to treatment, peace of mind, or QUALITY OF LIFE. It differs from HEALTH CARE COSTS, meaning the societal cost of providing services related to the delivery of health care, rather than personal impact on individuals.
Areawide planning for hospitals or planning of a particular hospital unit on the basis of projected consumer need. This does not include hospital design and construction or architectural plans.
Deliberate maltreatment of groups of humans beings including violations of generally-accepted fundamental rights as stated by the Universal Declaration of Human Rights, adopted and proclaimed by the United Nations General Assembly resolution 217 A (III) of 10 December 1948.
A republic in eastern Africa, south of SUDAN and west of KENYA. Its capital is Kampala.
Programs in which participation is required.
Spread and adoption of inventions and techniques from one geographic area to another, from one discipline to another, or from one sector of the economy to another. For example, improvements in medical equipment may be transferred from industrial countries to developing countries, advances arising from aerospace engineering may be applied to equipment for persons with disabilities, and innovations in science arising from government research are made available to private enterprise.
Public attitudes toward health, disease, and the medical care system.
Preventive emergency measures and programs designed to protect the individual or community in times of hostile attack.
Laws and regulations, pertaining to the field of medicine, proposed for enactment or enacted by a legislative body.
Organized efforts by communities or organizations to improve the health and well-being of the child.
Planning, organizing, and administering all activities related to personnel.
A republic in eastern Africa, south of ETHIOPIA, west of SOMALIA with TANZANIA to its south, and coastline on the Indian Ocean. Its capital is Nairobi.

Storage of cord blood attracts private-sector interest. (1/951)

Storage of cord blood from their babies can cost parents several hundred dollars, and some private companies are already offering the service. Janis Hass reports that some Canadian specialists question the value of the banks.  (+info)

Health expenditure and finance: who gets what? (2/951)

The methods used in South Africa's first comprehensive review of health finance and expenditure are outlined. Special measures were adopted to make the process acceptable to all concerned during a period of profound political transition. The estimation of indicators of access to public sector resources for districts sorted by per capita income allowed the health care problems of disadvantaged communities to be highlighted.  (+info)

Welfare gains from user charges for government health services. (3/951)

The World Bank's Financing health services in developing countries emphasizes demand-side issues--highlighting user fees, insurance, and the private sector as tools for strengthening the health sector. That approach is a major departure from the focus on the supply side--public sector spending, costs, management, and efficiency--that has dominated the international health finance agenda for many years. An important set of empirical papers by Paul Gertler and his co-authors coincided with the release of the policy paper. Gertler's work has questioned a policy of greater dependence on user fees by emphasizing the potential welfare costs to consumers of higher fees for medical services. Many health professionals have adopted the jargon of this new approach without understanding the underlying analysis. This article attempts to demystify the debate that has ensued by illustrating economists' idiosyncratic approach to welfare, explaining how the policy paper and Gertler differ, and suggesting alternative approaches to testing the feasibility of the policy paper's prescriptions.  (+info)

The potential of health sector non-governmental organizations: policy options. (4/951)

Non-governmental organizations (NGOs) have increasingly been promoted as alternative health care providers to the state, furthering the same goals but less hampered by government inefficiencies and resource constraints. However, the reality of NGO health care provision is more complex. Not only is the distinction between government and NGO providers sometimes difficult to determine because of their operational integration, but NGOs may also suffer from resource constraionts and management inefficiencies similar to those of government providers. Some registered NGOs operate as for-profit providers in practice. Policy development must reflect the strengths and weaknesses of NGOs in particular settings and should be built on NGO advantages over government in terms of resource mobilization, efficiency and/or quality. Policy development will always require a strong government presence in co-ordinating and regulating health care provision, and an NGO sector responsive to the policy goals of government.  (+info)

Whose policy is it anyway? International and national influences on health policy development in Uganda. (5/951)

As national resources for health decline, so dependence on international resources to finance the capital and recurrent costs is increasing. This dependence, combined with an increasing emphasis on policy-based, as opposed to project-based, lending and grant-making has been accompanied by greater involvement of international actors in the formation of national health policy. This paper explores the process of health policy development in Uganda and examines how major donors are influencing and conflicting with national policy-making bodies. Focusing on two examples of user fees and drugs policies, it argues that while the content of international prescriptions to strengthen the health system may not be bad in itself, the process by which they are applied potentially threatens national sovereignty and weakens mechanisms for ensuring accountability. It concludes by proposing that in order to increase the sustainability of policy reforms, much greater emphasis should be placed on strengthening national capacity for policy analysis and research, building up policy networks and enhancing the quality of information available to the public concerning key policy changes.  (+info)

Introducing health insurance in Vietnam. (6/951)

Like many other countries Vietnam is trying to reform its health care system through the introduction of social insurance. The small size of the formal sector means that the scope for compulsory payroll insurance is limited and provinces are beginning to experiment with ways of encouraging people to buy voluntary insurance. Methods of contracting between hospitals and insurance centres are being devised. These vary in complexity and there is a danger that those based on fee for service will encourage excessive treatment for those insured. It is important that the national and provincial government continue to maintain firm control over funding while also ensuring that a substantial and targeted general budget subsidy is provided for those unable to make contributions.  (+info)

User charges in government health facilities in Kenya: effect on attendance and revenue. (7/951)

In this paper we study demand effects of user charges in a district health care system using cross-sectional data from household and facility surveys. The effects are examined in public as well as in private health facilities. We also look briefly at the impact of fees on revenue and service quality in government facilities. During the period of cost-sharing in public clinics, attendance dropped by about 50%. This drop prompted the government to suspend the fees for approximately 20 months. Over the 7 months after suspension of fees, attendance at government health centres increased by 41%. The suspension further caused a notable movement of patients from the private sector to government health facilities. The revenue generated by user fees covered 2.4% of the recurrent health budget. Some 40% of the facilities did not spend the fee revenue they collected, mainly due to cumbersome procedures of expenditure approvals. The paper concludes with lessons from Kenya's experience with user charges.  (+info)

Quality of primary outpatient services in Dar-es-Salaam: a comparison of government and voluntary providers. (8/951)

This study aimed to test whether voluntary agencies provide care of better quality than that provided by government with respect to primary curative outpatient services in Dar-es-Salaam. All non-government primary services were included, and government primary facilities were randomly sampled within the three districts of the city. Details of consultations were recorded and assessed by a panel who classed consultations as adequate, inadequate but serious consequences unlikely, and consultations where deficiencies in the care could have serious consequences. Interpersonal conduct was assessed and exit interviews were conducted. The study found that government registers of non-government 'voluntary' providers actually contained a high proportion of for-profit private providers. Comparisons between facilities showed that care was better overall at voluntary providers, but that there was a high level of inadequate care at both government and non-government providers.  (+info)

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California elected officials are welcoming U.S. District Court Judge William H. Orricks April 25 ruling that blocks President Trumps executive order to withhold federal funds from sanctuary cities and counties.
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Please bring your health card with you to each visit. You will be asked to present it when checking in with the receptionist. If you have changed your address or your telephone number, please notify the receptionist. Check the expiry date on your health card and arrange for a new one before it expires. If your address or name has changed, visit or call your local OHIP office or refer to the ministry website at www.health.gov.on.ca/english/public/program/ohip/ohip_mn.html.. If your health card is lost, stolen or damaged please call the Ministrys INFO line at 1-800-664-8998. In Arnprior, you may visit the Service Ontario office at the Driver and Vehicle and Health Card Renewal Office at:100 Madawaska Boulevard, Arnprior, ON K7S 1S7. Their hours of operation are: Monday to Wednesday & Friday 8:30a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Thursday 9:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m. When you receive a new health card please bring it to the clinic with you each time you attend and show the receptionist so they can update your information ...
Based on a comparison of 1 countries in 2012, Portugal ranked the highest in subsidies on table wine at purchasing power parity with EUR 1.92 mil followed by and. On the other end of the scale was Portugal with EUR 1.92 mil, with EUR mil and with EUR mil.
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KISSIMMEE - U.S. Rep. Darren Soto, D-Kissimmee, is one of two lead signers of a letter sent this week to Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue asking the U.S. Department of Agriculture to increase funding for orange juice purchases in Florida to $90 million.That would be twice the initial allocation from this past summer, Sotos office said in a news release. Rep. Ted Yoho, R-Gainesville, joined Soto in drafting the letter. Rep. Ross Spano, R-Dover, joined more than a dozen members of
In December 2012, the Ministry of Health launched the Citizens Health Portal, where all citizens have secure and private access to their medical records from public institutions, as well as registration information and relevant healthcare information. HIM professionals will also be key players in ensuring that the system remains secure and reassuring that the public keeps its trust in the system. Brasil has focused on creating a state-of-the-art electronic health system and national data collection of health information has grown in importance in Brasil over the last decade. The Brasilian Federal Government, through the Ministry of Health, has a bold challenge in implementing its CNS project, i.e. the National Health Card. Its goal is to have all its citizens records stored in a single national database by the end of 2015.. Initiatives like the National Health Card have encouraged new technologies, competition between organizations, and globalization of activities, and have revealed the need ...
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Click on add family details and beneficiary persons names and their corresponding details and upload photo of family persons. Then submit these application and take print out of these and go to STO/APPO office and provide these documents to concerned authorities. Status of application and steps:-. One can see their status of application by getting an message to registered mobile and then go to STO/APPO office after getting message Go to official website and click on EHS site and see their application status. ...
While strep throat is commonly know, there is another form of streptococcus bacteria to be aware of--Group B. Heres what you need to know...
What the Bush financial team is doing is to place virtually all the load, present and immediate future on the American taxpayer. While the LIBOR rate is approaching 7% and interest rates in other places ranges from 4-6% (not counting Brazil etc.),the 2% Federal Funds rates makes life easier for banks and investment firms who have caused this problem, while penalizing those few off us who were savers. We have a negative interest rate with current inflation of at least 5.5% (if you believe the massaged numbers from the government). - Real inflation is likely higher, but the government can still borrow at negligible rates, encouraging further fiscal irresponsibility. - After the Congress just increased the debt limit very quietly by another $900 billion or so, just like the last time,money which we do not have is being spent wildly, and the war is continuing to be paid for off budget.. Now that the market has lost almost 20% of its peak value of last October, all the stockholders have felt the ...
Trump threatens to strip funds from UC Berkeley When President Donald Trump threatened to strip federal funds from UC Berkeley last week a
So, if one rejects any of these monetary measures as a reliable gauge of the Feds policy, how does one avoid the following meaningless circularity: Why were interest rates so low? Because of Greenspans expansionary monetary policy. How do we know that Greenspans policy was expansionary? Because interest rates were so low. To anchor the claim that Fed policy caused undesirably low interest rates, one must turn to Taylors estimate that the equilibrium, real Federal funds rate of two percent remained constant throughout this period. Doing so arbitrarily excludes by assumption any alternative explanation for the periods low interest rates, including the one that both Ben Bernanke and Greenspan offered. Somewhat misleadingly referred to as the global saving glut thesis, it was supported by the fact that the net inflow of savings from abroad dwarfed the Feds increase of the monetary base. In 2006 alone, that annual inflow was about $800 billion, far exceeding the mere $200 billion increase ...
Wrong. From Carl Schramm at Forbes: In the past 15 years, despite a doubling of federal funds for biomedical R&D, the number of new drugs approved by the FDA and coming to market has decreased by nearly half - from around 40 per year in the late 1990s to a little over 20 per year since 2005. Pre-market testing to meet FDA requirements has become such a huge factor in drug development budgets that its hard for companies to even consider working on new products with limited market potential ...
Republican Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger says he needs $6.9 billion in federal funds to keep the state afloat. Video courtesy of Fox News.
The old saying goes that cant have your cake and eat it too. However that is exactly what the Federal Reserve is apparently attempting to accomplish at the moment, as chairwoman Yellen continues to assure that a rate hike is just around the corner, and this time itll absolutely be for real. Of course invariable by that date absolute economic perfection has yet to be achieved which naturally is why any meaningful hike in the federal funds rate continues to be looming just around the corner, in perpetuity.. Until recently the strategy has been to simply postpone rate hikes for the next time or to the next quarter, with only one or two actively voting FOMC token members in opposition. However now it appears that an internal rift of sorts has developed in that one side is preaching caution in a low-inflation environment while another worries over the price of delaying. So if youre worried about the value of your Dollar savings and your purchasing power swirling down the toilet bowl then this news ...
We document a strong asymmetry in the evolution of federal funds rate expectations and map this observed asymmetry into measures of monetary policy uncertainty. We show that periods of monetary policy tightening and easing are distinctly related to downside (policy rate is higher than expected) and upside (policy rate is lower than expected) uncertainty. ...
On Sunday, March 15, the Federal Reserve announced its second emergency rate cut in the past two weeks, slashing the benchmark federal funds rate by 1% to a target range of 0-0.25%-the lowest level since December 2015.
Then it likely would be appropriate for the committee to increase the target range for the federal funds rate in June, accorThe suggestion that a rate increase in June is firmly on the table suggests the Fed is closer to tightening monetary policy again than Wall Street had expected. The Fed lifted rates in December for the first time in nearly a decade. Read more ...
Getting these people back to work will require something more than companies returning to their pre-recession profitability. It will require new companies, new industries, new areas to invest. Twelve months ago, I would have pointed to green technology, but without a carbon price to advantage wind, solar and other alternative energies, I dont know that green jobs will thrive merely on the back of government subsidies and weatherization tax credits. The White House expects that jobs will continue to come mostly from health care, education, and government. If we dont add another industry to that trinity, were looking at a long, long job slog. ...
Cooking gas consumers with taxable income of more than Rs.10 lakh per annum will no longer get benefit of the subsidy on gas cylinders, the government announced on Monday
The reality is this: despite billions in government subsidies and cheap loans to the companies creating electric vehicles, they remain outrageously overpriced compared to the most fuel efficient gasoline-only vehicles.
Pembroke Regional Hospital Diagnostic Imaging Department X-RAY EXAMINATION OF THE KIDNEYS (I.V.P.) These examinations are done Monday to Friday by appointment only. Our booking office willcontact you with an appointment date and time. As no daycare service provisions are available, please make alternate arrangements for your children. Please make sure to bring your Health Card an ...
This study has determined that Chinese government subsidies on healthcare have been equitably distributed in outpatient services but not yet to the inpatient services. All GHS KIs for inpatient services were positive in both urban and rural areas in 2007. This indicates that the government health subsidies were concentrated on the rich relative to their ATPs. On the other hand, GHS KIs for outpatient services were all negative in 2007, suggesting the GHS was pro-poor after adjusting for the ATP. Additionally, it has been demonstrated that the equity of GHS has improved from 2002 to 2007 in outpatient services in rural areas but not in outpatient services in urban areas nor all inpatient services in both rural and urban areas. Equity in GHS on inpatients services was not improved based on the increased KI values both in urban (KI increased by 0.4049 from 2002 to 2007) and rural areas (KI increased by 0.1292). However, in rural outpatient care, GHS was inequality-reducing as indicated by the ...
HRSA/HAB Policy Guidance. Ryan White agencies can turn to guidance from HRSA on use of Ryan White funds for HIV counseling of testing. Such guidance comes in the form of Notices of Funding Opportunity (NOFOs) for grant recipients along with Ryan White policies and letters. The latter include Use of Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program Funds for HIV Diagnostics and Laboratory Tests, 07-02 and a 2/25/13 HRSA/CDC letter clarifying testing and the timely linkage to care for individuals who have received an initial positive test result ...
Name of the Organization conducting the program: ABC Pvt. Ltd., 78b Park Avenue Building, New Charles Road, Gurnee, IL. Respondents: Clients of ABC Pvt. Ltd. who attended the grant program. Details of the program: Grant Program designed to provide information related to the process of applying for the grant as well as getting the same.. Program prepared by: This grant program was designed and conducted by the team members at ABC Pvt. Ltd.. The following evaluation questions are prepared to figure out as to how useful the grant program was for the existing as well as prospective clients of the company. Please select the correct option and let us know your opinion about the program:. How well organized do you think was the grant program organized by ABC Pvt. Ltd.?. ...
A Tennessee state senator has been charged with stealing more than $600,000 in federal funds received by a health care company she directed and using the money to pay for her wedding and other personal expenses, federal prosecutors said Wednesday. A criminal complaint unsealed Wednesday charges state
Crisis pregnancy centers (CPCs) are not new to the American cultural landscape. For over three decades, they have provided pregnancy options counseling from an antiabortion perspective. But CPCs are relatively new to the political scene. The last few years have seen a sudden groundswell in both federal and state legislation designed to support and promote them. To date, such efforts have largely focused on two goals: securing direct or indirect government subsidies for CPCs and raising their profile and stature in the public eye.
This Grants Impact Analysis focuses on analyzing and summarizing the spending and outcomes of all grants funded in WMF Fiscal Year 2013-14, for the Project and Event Grants (PEG) and the Individual Engagement Grants (IEG) programs. Given this analysis coincided with a consultation on re-structuring the WMF grants programs, the Analysis of Spending was expanded to encompass across all grants programs except the Annual Plan Grants Program (i.e. PEG, IEG, TPS and Wikimania Scholarships). This report differs from previous Grant Impact Analyses by focusing on all grants funded in Fiscal Year 2013-14, rather than grants for which a report was submitted in that fiscal year. While this does imply an overlap in grants analyzed, this report is not completely duplicative. ...
Evaluator Toolbox. At a loss when contemplating whether to use ANOVA, ANCOVA, or MANOVA? Several evaluators were a bit abuzz about this poster by the Southeast AETC: a schematic guide for evaluators in selecting the most appropriate statistical tests for measuring [Ryan White] program outcomes. A HAB staffer commented that he wished he had this one when he was in graduate school. The TARGET Center will see about getting this one online to join other collections, like those from the AETC National Evaluation Center or the TARGET Centers collection (search for evaluation to find tools like an oldie-but-goodie: A Practical Guide to Evaluation and Evaluation Terms for Ryan White CARE Act Grantees). P-121: Examining the Ryan White Program Evaluators Toolbox: A Best Practice Guide To Statistical Tests ...
Both of these resolutions encouraged the restructuring of Georgias Medicaid program from its current federal-state partnership structure to a block grant program. SR 349 urged the U.S. Congress to block grant funding for Georgias Medicaid program and indigent care needs, while HR 182 provided legislative permission to the Governor and the Department of Community Health to seek per capita block grant funding for Medicaid. Shifting Medicaid to either a traditional or per capita block grant structure would result in cuts to services and beneficiaries, putting Georgias most vulnerable children, parents, elderly, and people with disabilities at risk. Check out GHFs block grant fact sheet for more information about the dangers of restructuring the Medicaid program. While resolutions are non-binding and do not impact state law, they are viewed as the official position of the General Assembly.. ...
The objective of the first Public Expenditure Tracking Survey (PETS) for Niger is to increase understanding of the link between public spending and service delivery at the facility level in order to contribute to improving the effectiveness and accountability in the use of public funds. Specifically, this PETS focuses on identifying the discrepancies, inefficiencies and delays in public spending execution for selected expenditures in the education and health sectors. The medium to long term goal of these PETS is to launch a process aimed at continuous improvements in public expenditure efficiency and equity by focusing on capacity building in this area in the ministries of education and health and in the Institute of National Statistics (INS). The main challenge faced by a tracking survey in a country like Niger is the availability and accuracy of records keeping. The Niger PETS highlights a general lack of systematic information recording. The quality of records in the education sector is low ...
This paper discusses the development of public expenditure in the Netherlands since 1850. Why did public expenditure increase from 14% GDP in 1850, nearly 20% i
In the United States, as of 2006[citation needed], the Federal Reserve sets an interest rate target for the federal funds (overnight bank reserves) market. When the actual federal funds rate is higher than the target, the Federal Reserve Bank of New York will usually increase the money supply via a repurchase agreement (or repo), in which the Fed lends money to commercial banks. When the actual federal funds rate is less than the target, the Fed will usually decrease the money supply via a reverse repo, in which the banks purchase securities from the Fed. The Federal Reserve conducts open market operations with the objective of controlling short-term interest rates and the money supply. These operations fall into 2 categories: Dynamic open market operations are intended to change the level of reserves and the monetary base, and defensive open market operations are intended to offset movements in other factors that affect reserves and the monetary base, such as changes in Treasury deposits with ...
Limit your alcohol intake. You dont have to give up your occasional glass of wine, beer or other alcoholic beverages. Just manage your intake.. Take control of your stress. Find healthy ways to manage daily stressors and their impact. Find time to do the things that you enjoy - with friends or solo. Taking charge of stress can considerably decrease your chances of having a heart disease.. Remember, if you are on prescribed medication for diabetes, cholesterol management, high blood pressure or any of the other conditions that make you a high risk candidate for heart disease, and you need help affording your prescriptions, download a free Watertree Health Prescription Discount Card or request your card be mailed to you. It provides significant discounts on almost all recommended medications (brand and generic). Most experts agree, taking your medicines as prescribed improves overall health and wellbeing and lowers cost of health care for everyone.. By WHblogger. Updated: 5/9/19. References: The ...
Among the Town of Apple Valleys many aims is to give back to its residents in ways that make a long and lasting impact on their lives. One manner in which it accomplishes that mission is through its Community Development Block Grant Program, which is made possible through funding from the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD).The money is allocated to improve the quality of life for local residents, including providing decent, affordable housing, a suitable living
This week, both the Senate and the House of Representatives approved funding of the S.1793 Ryan White Comprehensive AIDS resources Emergency (CARE) Act through the year 2013. The legislation will provide improved healthcare for patients with HIV and AIDS.. The Ryan White Program has been serving Americans living with HIV and AIDS for nearly 20 years, said Rep. Levin. Strengthening this program will bring help to more people and maintain our commitment to HIV/AIDS patients while we continue to search for a cure.. The next step will be for President Obama to sign the act into law. There is not a specific date set for this to occur, but the Presidents Executive Office has released a Statement of Administration Policy in support of the act.. A 5% per year increase in funding was approved and will provide about $2.5 billion annually for primary medical care and support services to about 500,000 people each year, primarly those who are low-income, uninsured or under-insured.. The program first ...
Kent Sepkowitz NAILS IT:Of all the sequestration pink slips about to be handed down from Washington, the one for programs to vaccinate children seems particularly shortsighted. Sure, there are several other candidates for worst idea ever, from education cuts to defense cuts. But with childhood vaccinations, we have not only the emotional tug (our darling babies!) but also financial reality: Vaccines are one of the most cost-effective preventative strategies in health care, saving billions of dollars a year.Indeed, federal support of the vaccination of children may be the best example of well-spent federal dollars. Because any time ... Read more
Kent Sepkowitz NAILS IT:Of all the sequestration pink slips about to be handed down from Washington, the one for programs to vaccinate children seems particularly shortsighted. Sure, there are several other candidates for worst idea ever, from education cuts to defense cuts. But with childhood vaccinations, we have not only the emotional tug (our darling babies!) but also financial reality: Vaccines are one of the most cost-effective preventative strategies in health care, saving billions of dollars a year.Indeed, federal support of the vaccination of children may be the best example of well-spent federal dollars. Because any time ... Read more
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Impact of Brexit on Irelands Economy: Economic and Social Research Institute Joint Committee on Finance, Public Expenditure and Reform, and Taoiseach debate - Thursday, 28 Nov 2019
Government subsidies and mandates on the agricultural sector for ethanol productions are harmful especially during a severe drought
This first ever Public Expenditure Review (PER) for Myanmar tries to better understand Union Budget policies to accelerate delivery of essential public services.
Bundesverband Solarwirtschaft (BSW), the German solar industry association, announced Aug. 30 that 1,100 solar PV systems have received approval for the governments energy storage subsidy, and a further 4,800 applications are in the process of receiving approval.. According to the BSW, the energy storage subsidy, which has been available since May 1, provides a grant of up to EUR 600 to lower the cost of installing an energy storage component in a PV system up to 30 kW in size. The total annual budget available for the program in 2013 is reported as EUR 25 million, of which EUR 18.7 million has already been allocated.. The energy storage market in Germany will be dominated by the residential sector, with 30 MW of installations already supported by the subsidy in 2013, IHS says. Periodic decreases in FIT and continually increasing electricity prices, coupled with decreasing PV system prices, have now made it financially favorable for a homeowner to self-consume PV energy on-site rather than ...
This is the accessible text file for GAO report number GAO-10-533R entitled Federal Funds: Fiscal Years 2002-2009 Obligations, Disbursements, and Expenditures for Selected Organizations Involved in Health-Related Activities which was released on June 16, 2010. This text file was formatted by the U.S. Government Accountability Office (GAO) to be accessible to users with visual impairments, as part of a longer term project to improve GAO products accessibility. Every attempt has been made to maintain the structural and data integrity of the original printed product. Accessibility features, such as text descriptions of tables, consecutively numbered footnotes placed at the end of the file, and the text of agency comment letters, are provided but may not exactly duplicate the presentation or format of the printed version. The portable document format (PDF) file is an exact electronic replica of the printed version. We welcome your feedback. Please E-mail your comments regarding the contents or ...
The syphilis epidemic in Baltimore is prompting city, state and federal health officials to pump nearly three-quarters of a million dollars into efforts to control the problem.Dr. Peter Beilenson,
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New legislation to permit federal funds to be used for research on embryos, which would otherwise be destroyed following IVF, will be introduced to the US Congress.. Diana DeGette, Republican representative for Colorado, who has sponsored the bill, said: This legislation would place into statute a framework to ensure such critical research can be conducted unimpeded by political interference. If approved, the Stem Cell Research Advancement Act 2011 will seek to codify the US National Institutes of Healths (NIH) guidelines for human embryonic stem cell (hESC) research and will require the guidelines to be reviewed every three years. The Act will also prohibit the use of federal funds for human cloning techniques.. It is the third time such legislation has been considered by US politicians. Previous versions, which supporters say were similar to the current bill, were approved by Congress in 2006 and 2007 to be ultimately vetoed by former President George Bush. DeGette has called for broad ...
Over the past several years, the Federal Reserve and the U.S. government have tried everything that they can think of to stimulate this dead horse of an economy
President John C. Williams delivers a speech on the current economic outlook and its implications for monetary policy to Australian Business Economists in San Francisco, CA.
Support for the initiative, which was begun in 1999 to serve as a national resource for emergency preparedness and response, was included as part of the FY 2005 Labor-HHS appropriations bill included in the omnibus spending measure signed by President George W. Bush. Housed at Washington Hospital Center, ER One will stand as a state-of-the-art facility designed to handle an influx of critical patients
Dr Daniel Michael Alongi, 59, is accused of taking over half a million dollars in federal funds over the last seven years. The carbon sequestration, mangrove, reef, eco-expert has admitted he made false invoices to claim federal funds (Courier Mail, paywalled). He is in court on Jan 18th. The alleged sum is the rather impressive $556,000. His superannuation of $900k, and $80k in long service leave, has been frozen. (Nice work… ). Im glad his financial accounts are being audited. But far more public money is potentially hijacked thanks to scientific accounts, lets start auditing them too. When people claim a nation has warmed by 0.9 degrees we want the original receipts, not the ones they readjusted (and we need independent auditors and systematic methods, not secret instructions).. The Science has become the loophole where nearly any friend of big gov can get a hand in the treasury-bag.. There are reasons you arent allowed to pal review your tax return.. [Courier Mail] Alongi, who ...
Los Angeles County supervisors voiced approval Tuesday of a federal offer to extend certification of the long-troubled Martin Luther King Jr.-Harbor Hospital through Aug. 15, although the deal
Starting with the Family Support Act of 1988, requirements for federal funding stipulate that child care subsidy rates be informed by market rates. In 1990 the federal government began a major investment in child care with the passage of the Child Care and Development Block Grant Act of 1990. Support of parental choice was a key component of this new block grant program that sent new money to states to support child care. Parental choice and state control of policy remained central when the program was expanded in 1996 as a part of welfare reform legislation. At that time, child care funding became known as the Child Care and Development Fund (CCDF). States are required by the CCDF Final Rule to ensure that families receiving child care assistance have equal access to comparable care purchased by private-paying parents. A market rate survey (MRS) is a tool States use to achieve this program objective. Some States conduct surveys to collect the child care market rate and others use administrative ...
Congress asked us to estimate the effect on Ryan White Comprehensive AIDS Resources Emergency Act of 1990 (CARE Act) funding to urban areas if a certain stop-loss provision is enacted. The CARE Act, administered by the Department of Health and Human Servicess (HHS) Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA), was enacted to address the needs of jurisdictions, health care providers, and people with human immunodeficiency virus/acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (HIV/AIDS).
Background Governments use fiscal interventions (FIs) on food and beverages to encourage healthy food behaviour and positive health outcomes. The objective of this review was to study the behavioural...
OTTAWA - Canadas parliamentary budget officer says reforms to a federal support program for provinces will nearly triple the cost to Ottawa next year, with the price tag projected to be about $4.5 billion. Yves Giroux says the governments fiscal stabilization program, which transfers cash to provinces that experience steep year-over-year revenue drops, will increase by $2.9 billion in fiscal 2021-22. Prime Minister Justin Trudeau announced a major change to the program in the governments fall economic update. The revenue-insurance plan, which has been around since 1967, will now index the cap on provincial payments to Canadas rate of GDP growth per person, a ceiling that was previously fixed at $60 per person in 1987. Alberta Premier Jason Kenney has said the overhaul does not go far enough, calling it a slap in the face, since even major declines in resource revenue might not trigger the fiscal stabilization, while a five per cent drop in non-resource revenue will. The beefed-up federal support
Key points. • The ratio of local government own-source revenue to GDP is about 2 per cent.. - The ratio of rates revenue (the only tax instrument of councils) to GDP decreased from 1.0 per cent to 0.9 per cent between 1990-91 and 2005-06.. • Local governments in urban areas are predominantly funded from their own sources of revenue, particularly rates, fees and charges. For most rural and remote councils, grants are also a substantial source of their revenue.. • The revenue-raising capacity of local governments depends partly on their fiscal capacity, which differs by class of local government.. - The fiscal capacity of a council is best measured as the aggregate after-tax income of its community.. • Urban developed councils tend to draw lightly of their fiscal capacities. Remote and rural councils tend to draw more heavily on their fiscal capacities.. • Analysis of the relative potential of local governments to increase their own-source revenue indicates that councils are raising ...
A formula may be based on population, per capita income, and other statistical factors. Applicants are informed whether there are any matching requirements to be met when participating in the cost of a project. In general, the matching share represents that portion of the project costs not borne by the Federal government. Attachment F of OMB Circular No. A-102 (Office of Management and Budget) sets forth the criteria and procedures for the evaluation of matching share requirements which may be cash or in-kind contributions made by State and local governments or other agencies, institutions, private organizations, or individuals to satisfy matching requirements of Federal grants or loans. Cash contributions represent the grantees cash outlay, including the outlay of money contributed to the grantee by other public agencies, institutions, private organizations, or individuals. When authorized by Federal regulation, Federal funds received from other grants may be considered as the grantees cash ...
Applying for a health card in the Philippines is quite easy. You simply need to choose the service provider and sign up for any offers that suit your budget and needs. Most of them have online application for a health card. However, you can also go to the nearest office branch of the company that you selected ...
Noocube belongs to a class or drugs called Nootropics. What are nootropics? Theyre drugs which you cope up with the academic and professional pressure, by giving your brain a little boost. It strengthens the neural wiring of how your brain can perceive incoming work and increases your perseverance and endurance towards it, ensuring longer hours of working, and a much longer attention span. If needed to be explained, scientifically, nootropics are drugs which improve cognitive function, boost the memory, and the executive portions of the brain. Not only will you will be able to remember things a lot easier, you will see a much increased level of creativity in your mundane daily activities, making life a lot dull and a lot easier. Hence, nootropics are also called smart drugs. Here is Noocube reviews about important points you need to know.. ...
NIH Funding Opportunities and Notices in the NIH Guide for Grants and Contracts: Cancer Education Grants Program (R25) PAR-12-049. NCI
NIH Funding Opportunities and Notices in the NIH Guide for Grants and Contracts: Shared Instrumentation Grant Program (S10) PAR-10-082. NCRR
The Fiscal Monitor was launched in 2009 to survey and analyze the latest public finance developments, update fiscal implications of the crisis and medium-term fiscal projections, and assess policies to put public finances on a sustainable footing. It is prepared twice a year by the IMF s Fiscal Affairs Department.
The Georgia Department of Transportation board allocated $128 million for the construction of the fifth and final phase of the Truman Parkway.. This is a great Christmas present for everybody in Chatham County, said Pete Liakakis, Chatham County Commission chairman.. After the state did not grant any federal money for the project earlier this year, federal funds and state fuel-tax revenue now will be used to extend the parkway from Whitfield Avenue to Abercorn Street, just north of Holland Drive. Also approved was about $866,000 to widen an Interstate 95 exit ramp to Ga. 204.. The money originally was to fund multiple projects across the state, but those projects were not yet ready to build, said Tom Thomson, executive director of Chatham County-Savannah Metropolitan Planning Commission. Instead of waiting for those projects to be finalized, the federal government wanted to get the projects started in order to produce jobs as soon as possible, Thomson said.. We are the beneficiaries of a ...
Percent of mothers who recently delivered a live birth w/ home environmental factors associated with SIDS/unexplained asphyxia. (laying baby down to sleep on side or stomach; baby sleeping with pillows, plush toys, etc; smoking allowed in home; co-sleeping ...
David-Allen Ryan,50, who was known as Chico Ryan when he sang and played bass with the 1950s revival group Sha Na Na, died Sunday in Boston. The cause of death was not made public.Binnie
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  • See our overview of coal power projects that secured public financing in 2017 in this earlier blog . (nrdc.org)
  • The portion of China's debt that is owed by the government declined to the equivalent of 36.2 percent of annual economic output at the end of 2017, down 0.5 percentage points from a year earlier, according to Xiao. (wnem.com)
  • Presentation to the Financial Crimes Enforcement Network and the Federal Banking Agencies, "Customer Identification and Due Diligence for Bank-Affiliated Premium Finance Companies" (December 11, 2017). (fincen.gov)
  • As of June 2018, there were roughly 58 gigawatts (GW) of proposed overseas coal power stations that are likely to receive public financing from government financial institutions. (nrdc.org)
  • Halfway through 2018, only one major coal power project has reached financial close with support from government financing. (nrdc.org)
  • An abolition of the tax starting from 2018 looks hard to finance as it would cost the federal government nearly 80 billion euros over the next four years. (reuters.com)
  • California Gov. Jerry Brown delivers his annual State of the State address before a joint session of the Legislature, Thursday, Jan. 25, 2018, in Sacramento, Calif. This is the 16th and final State of the State address Brown will give as governor, having served two terms starting in 1975 and returning for two more in 2011. (mercurynews.com)
  • Ford's government threatened to use the notwithstanding clause in 2018 over plans to cut the number Toronto city council seats but did not proceed because of how the court process on the matter unfolded. (globalnews.ca)
  • The Government Property Agency (GPA) was launched as an Executive Agency of the Cabinet Office in 2018. (charityjob.co.uk)
  • Finance Minister Tito Mboweni told lawmakers in Cape Town on Tuesday that Eskom Holdings SOC Ltd. will get 26 billion rand ($1.9 billion) this financial year and 33 billion in 2020-21 to help it remain solvent. (iol.co.za)
  • The Government needs $73 million to bridge the funding in the funds needed to fight malaria between 2020 and 2024, The New Times can reveal. (allafrica.com)
  • The Rwanda National Strategic Plan 2020-2024 to fight malaria drawn up in June this year indicates that although the implementation requires Rwf295bn ($280 million), the government already has funding commitment to the tune of $206.8m (equivalent to 74 per cent). (allafrica.com)
  • The importance of commissioning for outcomes, covering the 2020 PST Research project on this and why and how government should move to commissioning outcomes. (smi-online.co.uk)
  • general government final consumption expenditure increased by $2,823m or 2.9% and is expected to contribute 0.6 percentage points to the change in GDP in June quarter 2020. (abs.gov.au)
  • Fast Start Finance is helping to prepare for the long-term goal of developed countries mobilising $100 billion a year for climate change by 2020 from a variety of sources. (www.gov.uk)
  • The government has agreed to introduce a tiered levy on sugary soft drinks and reduce overall sugar content in food by 20% by 2020. (publicfinance.co.uk)
  • Pay.Gov allows customers multiple ways to settle their CDC debt. (cdc.gov)
  • Citations of What Has Financed Government Debt? (repec.org)
  • Should Government Undertake Collateral for Cooperative Debt Financing? (ozon.ru)
  • cooperatives use more debt finance from bank through the collateral of government. (ozon.ru)
  • As the sector provides a means of subsistence to 85 percent of the population and significant proportion of foreign earning, the government should continue to undertake the collateral for cooperatives debt financing. (ozon.ru)
  • Since 2016, the federal government is barred from taking on new net debt exceeding 0.35 percent of overall national output. (reuters.com)
  • With $17 Trillion in debt, the government owes 6 times as much as it brings in. (deseretnews.com)
  • The program allowed local governments - 10% of all the country's municipalities - to amass such debt that the national government had to bail them out, paying the Panamanian investment firm Carrasquilla co-founded to do so. (colombiareports.com)
  • It publishes articles in the forefront of the public finance profession, touching on topics such as fiscal first aid, performance measurement and management, new accounting and auditing standards, strategic budgeting, groundbreaking technology for government finance, innovations in public investing and debt management, and the expanding role of the government finance officer in areas such as economic development and financial sustainability. (wikipedia.org)
  • This helps to support central government finances, reduce the borrowing requirement compared with the previous forecast and dampen the debt increase resulting from the pandemic. (yahoo.com)
  • The Swedish National Debt Office's new forecast shows a central government budget deficit of SEK 256 billion this year, an improvement in the budget balance by SEK 146 billion over the previous forecast from May. (yahoo.com)
  • The reduced deficit means the Debt Office is lowering borrowing and that central government debt is not expected to increase as much as previously forecast. (yahoo.com)
  • The central government debt was SEK 1,113 billion at the end of 2019, corresponding to 22 per cent as a share of GDP - the lowest level since the middle of the 1970s. (yahoo.com)
  • Its main fiscal objective is to ensure sustainable finances by containing the budget deficit and stabilising public debt. (www.gov.za)
  • BEIJING (AP) - China's finance minister sought Wednesday to defuse concern over the country's rising debt, saying government borrowing is below danger levels and regulators can prevent financial system risks. (wnem.com)
  • Xiao Jie's comments follow Beijing's criticism last year of global rating agencies that cut its credit rating due to China's total government and corporate debt burden. (wnem.com)
  • The Moody's and Standard & Poor's agencies cited total corporate, household and government debt in cutting Beijing's sovereign credit rating last year. (wnem.com)
  • The group is calling for governments to disclose all interim but relevant information, such as an approved fiscal year budget and tax receipts, as well as clearly report any long-term debt obligations. (governing.com)
  • The present value of taxes, plus the present value of newly-printed money (seigniorage) , equals the present value of government spending, plus the existing debt. (typepad.com)
  • Why do governments pay interest on their debt? (typepad.com)
  • Why finance government deficits with interest-paying debt, when you could use non-interest-paying currency? (typepad.com)
  • If you cut the interest rate on government debt, will people sell it back to the government for money, spend the money, and cause inflation? (typepad.com)
  • So there's a free lunch from cutting the interest rate on government debt. (typepad.com)
  • Now suppose the real rate of interest on government debt is below the real growth rate of the economy. (typepad.com)
  • c) Net debt equals the sum of deposits held, government securities, loans and other borrowing, minus the sum of cash and deposits, advances paid, and investments, loans and placements. (financeminister.gov.au)
  • The net debt of the General Government sector is $161,253 million at 31 August 2013. (financeminister.gov.au)
  • Title 31 Money and Finance covers the Budget, the Fiscal Process and Program Information including appropriations and appropriations accounting as well as public debt including the borrowing authority in relation to the public debt limit, General duties of the Secretary of the Treasury, Audits by agencies, Federal payments to State and Local Governments, and more. (gpo.gov)
  • The government proposes to make 100 Model career centres operational by the end of 2016-17 and inter-link State Employment Exchanges with the National Career Service platform. (rediff.com)
  • Letter to Director Jennifer Shasky Calvery, "Request for an Advisory Opinion regarding the applicability of customer identification program and customer due diligence requirements to insurance premium finance loans," American Bankers Association (March 3, 2016). (fincen.gov)
  • The key figures shown include Government Final Consumption Expenditure for total general government and Gross Fixed Capital Formation for total general government and total public corporations, seasonally adjusted in current prices and chain volume terms. (abs.gov.au)
  • In seasonally adjusted chain volume terms, total general government final consumption expenditure increased by 2.7% in December quarter 2005. (abs.gov.au)
  • The statistics on local government finances describe data on municipalities' and joint municipal authorities' income and expenditure, investments, financing, assets and liabilities. (stat.fi)
  • When you get to the point that Aggregate Demand is high enough, so you start to worry about inflation, you use taxes to finance past, present, or future government expenditure precisely because you don't want to print more money and make inflation higher. (typepad.com)
  • In drafting the annual budget the government is restricted to the expenditure framework approved by the Althingi in its fiscal strategy for the 34 expenditure areas. (government.is)
  • been dominated by the government-owned Finance Corporation of Nicaragua , an amalgamation of the country's banks established in 1980, but by the early 21st century, several private banks and microfinance institutions had been established. (britannica.com)
  • Merkel wants to have an agreement in principle by Nov. 16 on moving ahead to formal coalition negotiations to form a black-yellow-green government - also dubbed Jamaica coalition because the parties' colors match those of the country's flag. (reuters.com)
  • National Treasury's legislative mandate is based on section 216(1) of the Constitution of the Republic of South Africa of 1996, which calls for the establishment of a national treasury to ensure transparency, accountability and sound financial controls in the management of the country's public finances. (www.gov.za)
  • Finally, adequate powers of taxation need to be accorded to local government and this requires careful consideration of the types of taxes most suited to local government. (clgf.org.uk)
  • The Government Finance Officers Association (or GFOA) is a professional association of approximately 19,000 state, provincial, and local government finance officers in the United States and Canada. (wikipedia.org)
  • In June 1932, the name became the Municipal Finance Officers Association (MFOA). (wikipedia.org)
  • The name Government Finance Officers Association was adopted in April 1984. (wikipedia.org)
  • Past winners of a scholarship program administered by the Government Finance Officers Association of the United States and Canada are not eligible to apply. (unigo.com)
  • The winner, if one is selected, will be invited to attend the Government Finance Officers Association of the United States and Canada's (GFOA) annual conference in San Antonio, Texas in May, where the award will be presented. (unigo.com)
  • Applications are available on the Government Finance Officers Association (GFOA) website. (unigo.com)
  • Partner Bradley McLellan will be speaking at the Government Finance Officers Association 111th Annual Conference. (weirfoulds.com)
  • If you have any questions please contact the Government Finance Officers Association. (weirfoulds.com)
  • The Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting has been awarded to the City of Arvada by the Government Finance Officers Association (GFOA) for its comprehensive annual financial report (CAFR. (arvada.org)
  • The data published in the statistics on quarterly local government finances are not directly comparable with the data of the statistics on local government finances by quarter because of the different way of handling local government enterprises. (tilastokeskus.fi)
  • In the statistics on quarterly local government finances, local government enterprises are combined with the data on basic municipalities and joint municipal authorities, while this was not done in the statistics on local government finances by quarter published between 2013 and 2015. (tilastokeskus.fi)
  • Statistics Finland has corrected the release on the statistics on local government finances for the statistical reference year 2015 concerning joint municipal authorities. (stat.fi)
  • As a non-profit membership organization, GFOA has no affiliation with any software or hardware vendors, and serves as an independent source of information for local governments. (wikipedia.org)
  • GFOA has assisted over 450 cities, counties, school districts, and special district governments with system selection, contract negotiation, and implementation readiness for ERP and other administrative systems. (wikipedia.org)
  • GFOA maintains an extensive inventory of books, e-books, manuals, guides, and CDs on government finance topics that are available for purchase, with member discounts. (wikipedia.org)
  • GFOA also sponsors the Frank L. Greathouse Government Scholarship each year for use by a college senior preparing for a career in state or local government finance. (wikipedia.org)
  • Recently, GFOA founded a 1-year Research Fellow program for recent graduates from the University of Chicago with an interest in public finance and small government. (wikipedia.org)
  • The GFOA was founded in 1906 and represents public finance officials throughout the United States and Canada. (arvada.org)
  • In Zimbabwe, China's Sinohydro Corporation received 998 million USD in financing from the Export-Import Bank of China to build a 690 megawatt expansion of the Hwange Coal Power Station. (nrdc.org)
  • Caixin reports China's State Council and the nation's financial regulators have issued a sweeping set of plans to tackle risk and outright fraud in the booming Internet financing industry, in which consumers have been swindled out of billions of yuan. (chinaeconomicreview.com)
  • The Charging Framework applies to all non-corporate Commonwealth entities and selected corporate Commonwealth entities, where the Finance Minister has made a 'government policy order' that applies the Charging Framework to them. (finance.gov.au)
  • Commonwealth entities are welcome to share their own good practice examples by contacting [email protected] . (finance.gov.au)
  • Secondly, substantially heightened demands on local government, together with limited access to adequate funding, have seen the genesis of a deepening crisis in the financial sustainability of local government entities. (clgf.org.uk)
  • Financing solutions for cities, towns, and other government entities. (androscogginbank.com)
  • Massachusetts may be the first state to use social impact bonds, a unique model that started in the U.K. for financing social programs. (governing.com)
  • The rand and government bonds fell. (iol.co.za)
  • The rand weakened after Mboweni's comments, declining as much as 0.6% to 13.9499 against the dollar, while yields on government bonds due 2030 climbed the most in six weeks. (iol.co.za)
  • It usually exists in the form of an investment company that sells bonds in the bond markets to finance real estate development and other local infrastructure projects. (wikipedia.org)
  • 275 million in revenue bonds, and $30 million in gas storage tax credits through an existing program to help finance construction of LNG storage tanks on the North Slope and at North Pole. (alaskajournal.com)
  • In addition, the announced increase of nominal government bonds next year will be reduced. (yahoo.com)
  • WITH US$90 billion of bonds sold by local government financing vehicles coming due next year, China is walking a fine line between teaching investors a lesson and preventing widespread defaults. (businesstimes.com.sg)
  • It also offers information about improving the borrowing potential of local government, innovative financing models such as municipal bonds, shared services, and public private partnerships. (clgf.org.uk)
  • Print money yes, but instead of spending it on goods, or on tax cuts, it might be better to use it to buy back some interest-paying government bonds. (typepad.com)
  • What is bonds and government finance law? (openjurist.org)
  • Municipalities received a total of EUR 11.3 billion in tax revenue and EUR 4.4 billion in central government transfers to local government. (tilastokeskus.fi)
  • These data appear from Statistics Finland's statistics on quarterly local government finances, for which data were collected from 80 municipalities and from 69 joint municipal authorities in Mainland Finland. (tilastokeskus.fi)
  • Tax funding consists of municipalities' own tax revenue, which grew by 2.0 per cent and central government transfers to local government, which decreased by 2.2 per cent. (tilastokeskus.fi)
  • The statistics on quarterly local government finances are in the first to third quarters a sample survey that describes the development of the finances of municipalities and joint municipal authorities in Mainland Finland by quarter. (tilastokeskus.fi)
  • The government has set the rates in cities of more than 100,000 residents at PLN 75 (EUR 16.64) and in municipalities of fewer than 100,000 at PLN 65 (EUR 14.42), with the rate for transporting an able-bodied person set at PLN 30 (EUR 6.65), the minister said. (bbj.hu)
  • On top of that, slow economic growth and state budget issues could further hurt these municipalities, according to S&P. Governments that have the flexibility to raise a local income or property tax are "are more equipped to face rising costs despite slow economic growth," the report said. (governing.com)
  • The China Banking Regulatory Commission will require local governments to comb through P2P lending platforms in their respective area to focus on identifying risks. (chinaeconomicreview.com)
  • There are also proposed coal power projects that are slated to receive public financing from government-backed multilateral institutions, like the Asian Development Bank or the African Development Bank. (nrdc.org)
  • Measuring Potential GSE Funding Advantages ," The Journal of Real Estate Finance and Economics , Springer, vol. 25(2-3), pages 129-150, Sept.-Dec. (repec.org)
  • Learning and the Size of the Government Spending Multiplier ," Working Papers of Faculty of Economics and Business Administration, Ghent University, Belgium 13/851, Ghent University, Faculty of Economics and Business Administration. (repec.org)
  • The Minorities in Government Finance Scholarship is available for award to an upper-division undergraduate or graduate student of public administration, (governmental) accounting, finance, political science, economics, or business administration (with a specific focus on government or nonprofit management). (unigo.com)
  • The wind energy industry is continuing to expand worldwide with the industry ebbing and flowing as global governments decide policy on supporting renewable power and then reconsider the economics, causing delays in financing major projects. (plastemart.com)
  • That's the underlying kernel of truth in Abba Lerner's Functional Finance (pdf) [see also his book The Economics of Control (pdf) ]. (typepad.com)
  • For more information on Ex-Im Bank visit //www.exim.gov . (exim.gov)
  • IMAGE: People watch Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman tabling the Union Budget 2019-20, at an electronics showroom in Kolkata. (rediff.com)
  • CDC, in partnership with the Department of Treasury's Financial Management Service (FMS), has implemented the use of an electronic government collections system called Pay.Gov. Pay.Gov offers the federal government an Internet method to collect debts owed to them via Automated Clearing House (ACH) and Credit Card processing. (cdc.gov)
  • Three government-sponsored enterprises (GSEs)-Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac, and the Federal Home Loan Bank System-were created to improve the availability of home mortgage financing by supplementing local funding. (repec.org)
  • Thus, the main contribution of the three housing GSEs has become providing homebuyers an interest rate subsidy that is made possible by the GSEs' special relationship with the federal government. (repec.org)
  • The authors first review the benefits and costs of subsidizing housing finance and then provide background information about the housing GSEs and their relationship to the federal government. (repec.org)
  • Financing housing through government-sponsored enterprises ," Economic Review , Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta, issue Q1, pages 29-43. (repec.org)
  • Housing and the macroeconomy: the role of implicit guarantees for government-sponsored enterprises ," FRB Atlanta Working Paper 2005-15, Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta. (repec.org)
  • Waiver services are not required services under federal law, and the number of slots available, the types of services included, and the specific population to be served can be identified and capped by state governments. (ncd.gov)
  • This program is financed jointly by federal and state governments. (ncd.gov)
  • The federal government contributes matching payments to states ranging from 50 percent to 83 percent, based on each state's per capita income, giving states with lower per capita income a higher matching rate in an effort to equalize each state's ability to fund health care services. (ncd.gov)
  • In the idiom of big government, they've been "furloughed," but workers protested at federal office buildings Wednesday to show that being out of work for nearly three weeks is no holiday. (latimes.com)
  • Told they are "nonessential" during the ongoing government shutdown, about 200 workers picketed the federal building in Westwood. (latimes.com)
  • The U.S. federal government can help!In fact, annually, nearly 5,000 small businesses receive over $2.5 billion in. (sba.gov)
  • A federal judge is allowing a government roundup of wild horses in northern Nevada. (aol.com)
  • Each year, the U.S. Supreme Court hears several cases that have a direct impact on states, the rulings of which could dramatically alter the relationship between the federal government and states. (csg.org)
  • Karellas leads The Council of State Governments' efforts in monitoring federal and international activity and advocating the interests of states to members of Congress, federal agencies, nongovernmental agencies and other stakeholders. (csg.org)
  • BERLIN (Reuters) - Germany's new tax estimates show the next federal government will have around 30 billion euros available for tax cuts and additional spending over the next four years, Finance Minister Peter Altmaier said on Thursday. (reuters.com)
  • But Altmaier stressed the need for fiscal responsibility, despite the upwardly revised tax estimates that show revenues for the federal government alone rising to 348.4 billion euros in 2021 from 308.3 billion euros this year. (reuters.com)
  • What is the federal government going to sell? (deseretnews.com)
  • Develops a clear understanding of laws and regulations provided by local, state and federal government, as well as Fannie Mae, FHA, USDA and VA, including a general knowledge of bankruptcy and legal procedures. (careerbuilder.com)
  • In fiscal year 2003, Ex-Im Bank, an independent federal agency, authorized financing to support $14.3 billion of U.S. exports worldwide. (exim.gov)
  • Ex-Im Bank is an independent federal government agency that provides export credit insurance, working capital guarantees, loans and loan guarantees to help finance exports of U.S. goods and services around the world, particularly to developing markets. (exim.gov)
  • And although property taxes would likely not flow into federal social protection schemes (they are typically raised by local governments), they could fund regional or municipal social services or reduce the level of federal transfers to local governments. (clgf.org.uk)
  • What emerges from my approach as set out below is a tentative and still partially self-contradictory constitutional restructuring to assure continuity of a strong, centralized and deeply patriotic federal government with or without Mr. Putin. (sott.net)
  • The association's more than 19,000 members are federal, state/provincial, and local finance officials deeply involved in planning, financing, and implementing thousands of governmental operations in each of their jurisdictions. (arvada.org)
  • This volume contains codified Federal laws as of 2012 pertaining to money, currency, finance and other financial topics as well as U.S. patents and trademarks. (gpo.gov)
  • Individuals, policy makers, and investors in the American economy, as well as lobbyists, economists, financial analysts, and financial brokers may be interested in the laws surrounding the fiscal process and money management of the US Federal Government. (gpo.gov)
  • The GSEs' importance to the financial markets, coupled with their special relationship with the government, raises concerns about the potential for moral hazard and the problems that would arise if a housing GSE became financially distressed or insolvent. (repec.org)
  • Changes in Market Perception of Riskiness: The Case of Too-Big-to-Fail ," Journal of Financial Research , Southern Finance Association;Southwestern Finance Association, vol. 20(3), pages 389-406, Fall. (repec.org)
  • The Manual introduces accrual accounting, balance sheets, and complete coverage of government economic and financial activities. (google.com)
  • The vast majority of these 58 GW of proposed projects with confirmed or likely public financing are being backed by Chinese, Japanese, and Korean public financial institutions. (nrdc.org)
  • These public financial institutions, including export credit agencies, like Export-Import Bank of China and Japan Bank for International Cooperation, and development banks, like Korea Development Bank, are providing low-cost loans, guarantees and other subsidized forms of financing to promote the overseas business expansion of domestic companies. (nrdc.org)
  • Of the 58 GW of proposed overseas coal power projects that we have identified, about 27 GW are already in negotiations with government financial institutions, and an additional 31 GW have a high potential to receive public financing, given the recent track record of Chinese, Korean, and Japanese power companies in securing public financing from their respective domestic public financial institutions. (nrdc.org)
  • Government loan programs, specifically the Small Business Administration 7(a), are SBA-backed programs that do not use the same criteria as large financial institutions. (businessfinance.com)
  • While the additional government aid will enable the utility to meet its financial obligations this financial year, it remains the biggest threat to the nation's finances and its operating model needs to be overhauled, Mboweni said. (iol.co.za)
  • Responsible for monitoring and training property management companies on record keeping, finance, and accounting policies and procedures to ensure they are knowledgeable of financial reporting requirements and in compliance with contracts. (gfoa.org)
  • All tables are presented in GFS operating statement format for the general government sector, with the exception of Table 2 which presents data for the public non-financial corporations sector. (abs.gov.au)
  • Leading local government through the development of innovative financial solutions. (co.us)
  • The Steering Group, as initiated by the Hong Kong Monetary Authority and the Securities and Futures Commission with the Financial Services and the Treasury Bureau being a member, aims to accelerate the growth of green and sustainable finance in Hong Kong. (gov.hk)
  • The Secretary for Financial Services and the Treasury, Mr Christopher Hui, said, 'We welcome the establishment of the Steering Group which elevates our on-going cross-agency efforts to the next higher level, in line with the Government's strong commitment and determination to promote green and sustainable finance. (gov.hk)
  • By leveraging our strengths as an international financial centre and a global offshore Renminbi business hub, we will work in close collaboration with the Steering Group members to formulate policy and regulatory strategies, promote market development and enhance Hong Kong's visibility towards the common goal of consolidating Hong Kong's position as a premier green and sustainable finance hub regionally and globally. (gov.hk)
  • I think we've been pretty clear, we're not only going to be using P3s, but we're going to be using the capital markets for infrastructure and only when it makes financial sense to do so," Finance Minister and Treasury Board president Doug Horner said in an interview last week. (afl.org)
  • This allocation includes transfers to the South African Revenue Service (SARS), Financial Intelligence Centre (FIC), State Security Agency and commitments to multilateral finance institutions. (www.gov.za)
  • Investors in the municipal market have long demanded better access to governments' financial information, particularly since the 2008 financial crisis. (governing.com)
  • Time may be running out for governments to ramp up their financial disclosures themselves. (governing.com)
  • A third vital factor lies in ensuring that revenue and tax assignment is sufficient to provide local government with financial autonomy. (clgf.org.uk)
  • The government has abandoned plans to sell off the NHS's in-house staffing agency after the body improved its financial performance. (publicfinance.co.uk)
  • The Certificate of Achievement is the highest form of recognition in the area of governmental accounting and financial reporting and represents a significant accomplishment by a government and its management. (arvada.org)
  • GFOA's mission is to promote excellence in state and local government financial management. (arvada.org)
  • Among the focal points are working procedures in shaping public financial policy, i.e. the finances of both central and local government, through a fiscal policy statement and a fiscal strategy plan. (government.is)
  • The Financial Crimes Enforcement Network (FinCEN) is issuing this ruling to provide exceptive relief to covered financial institutions with respect to the application of the Beneficial Ownership Requirements for Legal Entity Customers (31 CFR § 1010.230) (Beneficial Ownership Rule) to premium finance lending products that allow for cash refunds. (fincen.gov)
  • This ruling provides exceptive relief to covered financial institutions from the requirements to collect and verify the beneficial owner of a legal entity customer opening such premium financing account when there is a possibility of a cash refund. (fincen.gov)
  • The answer to that and other questions can be found in Local Government Finance, Victoria , a publication released today by the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS). (abs.gov.au)
  • Further details can be found in Local Government Finance, Victoria (cat. (abs.gov.au)
  • It being after Ten o'clock, Mr. Deputy Speaker proceeded, pursuant to Order [3 February], to put forthwith the Questions necessary to dispose of proceedings on the motions relating to local government finance. (publicwhip.org.uk)
  • The purpose of the Minorities in Government Finance Scholarship is to recognize outstanding performance by minority students preparing for careers in state and local government finance. (unigo.com)
  • The multi-faceted problem of local government finance has attracted increasing attention in the new millennium. (clgf.org.uk)
  • The majority of MPs voted to reject a motion [1] on Local Government Finance which had been tabled by the acting leader of the opposition Harriet Harman. (publicwhip.org.uk)
  • When it comes to funding new program models, state and local governments aren't exactly big-time, put-it-all-on-the-table gamblers. (governing.com)
  • coordinates with other state and local government associations on intergovernmental issues where states have a vested interest. (csg.org)
  • The committee also oversees the filing of amicus briefs on behalf of state and local governments in the U.S. Supreme Court. (csg.org)
  • Defined-contribution plans are more attractive to employers than traditional pension plans because they reduce the risk that companies (and increasingly state and local governments) will be on the hook for decades to come paying monthly pension stipends to retirees who are living ever longer lives. (aol.com)
  • 1] The Research and Consulting Center also is nationally recognized for its objective and practitioner focused consulting services for state and local governments. (wikipedia.org)
  • A quarterly survey that provides national summary data on the revenues, expenditures, and composition of assets of the largest state and local government employee retirement. (data.gov)
  • On the issue of performance security, as part of its procurement guidelines, government agencies are required to keep 5-10% of the agreed amount in a contract as performance security for up to 60 days after the project is completed. (indiatimes.com)
  • The Director of Administration & Finance (A&F) is a critical leader within the Bureau of Family Health and Nutrition (BFHN) whose charge is to provide exemplary fiscal stewardship through the establishment, monitoring, and improvement of accounting, budgeting, finance, procurement, IT and administrative systems and procedures. (mass.gov)
  • Over the past 15 years, GFOA's technology consulting practice has become the market leader in assisting local governments through the process of assessing current systems, understanding the vendor marketplace, facilitating procurement of new systems, and providing detailed analysis and contract negotiation assistance to protect the best interests of governments with the purpose of reducing implementation risk. (wikipedia.org)
  • It was expected to introduce a procurement data transparency portal where all procurement data would be easily accessible for the monitoring of government projects. (www.gov.za)
  • Government loan programs exist because they understand the importance of the small business to the US economy, and so the more businesses that they can help with the money, the more jobs that will be created in the USA. (businessfinance.com)
  • The virus outbreak has had a major impact on the Swedish economy and state finances, but the development in recent months indicates it is less than we forecast in May. (yahoo.com)
  • Central government net lending is also negative but gradually recovers as the economy grows. (yahoo.com)
  • This allocation allows the department to conduct research on the economy together with its partners in and outside of government, and develop policies to maintain fiscal stability and promote growth. (www.gov.za)
  • Private sector analysts say that likely will drag on an economy that has depended partly on government stimulus to achieve growth targets. (wnem.com)
  • In the first place, for the past two decades all public sector institutions have been profoundly affected by the twin revolutions simultaneously sweeping the world - the globalization of the international economy and the information revolution wrought by the computer age - and local government is no exception. (clgf.org.uk)
  • Title 31 Money and finance will appeal to individuals, policy makers, and investors in the American economy. (gpo.gov)
  • With the Summit taking place just days after the UK's EU referendum, Sir Roger Gifford, Chairman, City of London Green Finance Initiative , stated: "Ruptures are shaping the global economy as we speak, not only in relation to last week's referendum but in response to one of the defining issues of the 21st century, our environment. (theclimategroup.org)
  • It is intended as a reference volume for compilers of government finance statistics, fiscal analysts, and other users of fiscal data. (google.com)
  • How does the U.S. government finance fiscal shocks? (repec.org)
  • The additional fiscal room is limited," said Altmaier, who took over as finance minister last month from veteran Wolfgang Schaeuble, who has become president of the Bundestag lower house of parliament. (reuters.com)
  • KARACHI - The Sindh government has planned to set up Sindh Dairy and Meat Development Company and to initiate master plan study on livestock meat and dairy development under JICA grant during current fiscal year. (nextbillion.net)
  • This government is so brazen that the FM simply did not bother to mention the fiscal deficit, which is something that economists discuss ad nauseam. (rediff.com)
  • The fiscal climate for the next decade and why it will demand radical changes in what government does and how it procures it. (smi-online.co.uk)
  • Currently, there is no enforced deadline, and governments typically file annual reports anywhere from six months to a year after the close of a fiscal year. (governing.com)
  • FAME is an independent state agency that develops and administers programs related to the financing of both higher education and business in the State of Maine. (maine.gov)
  • These loan programs work because the government secures the loan by guaranteeing a certain percentage of the loan, so that lenders can feel confident that most of their loan will be repaid if the business can't make their payments. (businessfinance.com)
  • Need financing to help fund research and development (R&D) efforts and realize your business potential? (sba.gov)
  • Yet, 81 percent handle their business' finances. (sba.gov)
  • Attendees will: Develop a clear understanding of grants and finances for those starting a business. (sba.gov)
  • Learn the why's and how's of financing a business from the U.S. Small Business Administration. (sba.gov)
  • If you own a small business, are thinking of starting your own company and are confused by grants and means of finance, this seminar is tailor made for you. (sba.gov)
  • Candidates must possess at least two (2) years of responsible professional accounts payable accounting experience supplemented by a Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university with major course work in accounting, finance, business administration, public administration, or a related field. (gfoa.org)
  • Ideal candidates will have supervisory experience of staff dedicated to accounts payable responsibility in a large business/corporation or government agency. (gfoa.org)
  • QUALIFICATIONS Experience and Education: Two years of responsible professional accounts payable accounting experience supplemented by a Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university with major course work in accounting, finance, business administration, public administration, or a related field. (gfoa.org)
  • BTEC National Award in Personal & Business Finance What you will study BTEC Nationals are qualifications that are designed to provide specialist. (emagister.co.uk)
  • Are you interested in the world of business and finance? (emagister.co.uk)
  • Learn about: Management Accounting, Business Finance, IT Management. (emagister.co.uk)
  • The Head of Finance Business Partnering & Strategic Finance is a key role within the Government Property Agency with responsibility for managing all Finance Business Partners and Management Accountants. (charityjob.co.uk)
  • Your Business & Government Services officer is the key to specialized financing products and services. (androscogginbank.com)
  • In the normal course of business, premium finance lenders process a significant number of cash refunds each year. (fincen.gov)
  • Today at the second annual Business & Climate Summit , brought to you by The Climate Group, a powerful group of industry, finance and government leaders shared their confidence in early ratification of the Paris Agreement and the merits of embedding forward-looking climate action at the heart of their businesses plans. (theclimategroup.org)
  • In fact for all of us involved in finance or business there is a challenge which we are to meet: we have been charged with doing the heavy lifting that is necessary to meet or beat global carbon targets. (theclimategroup.org)
  • The Committee holds a public consultation on the upcoming provincial budget every fall following the release of the budget consultation paper by the Minister of Finance. (leg.bc.ca)
  • At the first meeting of the Icelandic Parliament's autumn session the Minister of Finance and Economic Affairs submits the Government's budget for the coming calendar year. (government.is)
  • With the ever-increasing strain on public revenues, governments may look at this new model as a risk they can afford to take. (governing.com)
  • These time series present combined statistics on detailed revenues and expenditures for all levels of government. (umich.edu)
  • In 1999-2000, total revenues amounted to $3,337.7m, increasing by more than 4% over 1998-1999, while total outlays were $3,221.6m for all local government in Victoria. (abs.gov.au)
  • This article relates to the development and testing of a process of mobilizing the internally generated property tax revenues of local governments, and reports on the results of that process, and the challenges and lessons learned. (clgf.org.uk)
  • This revenue gap is estimated to be 0.9 percent of GDP in middle-income countries and as much as 2.9 percent in high-income countries.20 Governments in Sub-Saharan Africa are estimated to be missing out on revenues of 0.5 to 1 percent of GDP because of no property taxes whatsoever or their limited application. (clgf.org.uk)
  • The bipartisan committee is comprised of officials from all branches of state government, as well as CSG Associate members. (csg.org)
  • The Finance Ministry issued a statement on Saturday, saying that it respects the autonomy and independence of the Reserve Bank of India, while refuting a charge made by RBI officials that the the central bank's image was dented post demonetisation The statement said, 'There has been a report in sections of the Press that some unions have alleged infringement of the autonomy of the Reserve Bank of India. (business-standard.com)
  • The new prime minister and new government members are all technocrats and professionals with rich management experience, said head of the CIS strategic development center Aleksandr Gusev, adding that the ones who have stayed on are also effective government officials. (sott.net)
  • To help us improve GOV.UK, we'd like to know more about your visit today. (www.gov.uk)
  • Britain could become the world leader in social finance if the Government can allay the fear of regulation that risks strangling the social investment market, according to the report by CAF and Legal & General, a major provider of savings solutions and investments to its clients. (cafonline.org)
  • The Charging Framework covers activities where the government charges the non-government sector for a specific government activity such as, regulation, goods, services, or access to resources or infrastructure. (finance.gov.au)
  • Housing and the Macroeconomy: The Role of Implicit Guarantees for Government Sponsored Enterprises ," 2004 Meeting Papers 100, Society for Economic Dynamics. (repec.org)
  • SMi are proud to present their inaugural event which aims to provide public, private and third sector organisations with an opportunity to discuss the recent economic and legislative changes which affect local government and authorities' efficiency savings targets. (smi-online.co.uk)
  • Previous studies on global health financing have described the relationship between economic development and health financing. (nih.gov)
  • In this study, we further explore global health financing trends and examine how the sources of funds used, types of services purchased, and development assistance for health disbursed change with economic development. (nih.gov)
  • We converted these data into a common inflation-adjusted and purchasing power-adjusted currency, and used non-linear regression methods to model the relationship between health financing, time, and economic development. (nih.gov)
  • Between 1995 and 2014, economic development was positively associated with total health spending and a shift away from a reliance on development assistance and out-of-pocket (OOP) towards government spending. (nih.gov)
  • The central economic policy goal of the South African Government is to accelerate inclusive growth and create jobs. (www.gov.za)
  • Government is implementing growth-enhancing reforms in line with President Cyril Ramaphosa's Economic Stimulus and Recovery Plan, which aims to, among other things, ignite economic activity, restore investor confidence, prevent further job losses and create much-needed jobs. (www.gov.za)
  • Morgan Simon, Pi Investments and Transform Finance, explains the concept of impact investment that supports economic and community development. (topgovernmentgrants.com)
  • The Ministry of Finance and Economic Affairs plays a central role in the formulation and implementation of the Government's economic policy, taking into consideration both the domestic and international macroeconomic situation and developments. (government.is)
  • The Ministry of Finance and Economic Affairs is responsible for implementing the Public Finances as a whole on the basis of the Public Finance Act. (government.is)
  • INTERNATIONAL - The South African government's decision to increase support for the embattled state power utility is wreaking havoc on the nation's finances and may force it to increase borrowing and raise the budget deficit. (iol.co.za)
  • A version of this archives appears in print on August 10, 1900, on Page 9 of the New York edition with the headline: THE GOVERNMENT'S FINANCES. (nytimes.com)
  • The Redford government's promise to keep building Alberta despite budget woes and bitumen bubbles could lead the province to embrace alternative financing to pay for high-priority construction projects. (afl.org)
  • This is a concept that typically isn't the way government works, but it's a direction we need to go under this new rubric. (governing.com)
  • 1 The Decree introduces measures designed to, among other things: (i) create a new security consisting of a "non-possessory pledge" (i.e., floating charge), (ii) establish the " patto marciano " agreement, which permits out-of-court appropriation of real estate assets securing financings, and (iii) reduce the length of time and improve efficiency of enforcement and insolvency proceedings. (mondaq.com)
  • The City of Anaheim Finance Department seeks a dynamic and customer service oriented Accountant to manage the City's Accounts Payables operation. (gfoa.org)
  • On or before April 15, heads of all County departments and agencies submit requests for appropriations to the Department of Finance. (knoxcounty.org)
  • The Department of Finance in conjunction with the Office of the County Mayor negotiates with the various departments, compiles the requests and submits a comprehensive budget to the Knox County Commission (the Commission) no later than June 1. (knoxcounty.org)
  • The Government Loan Representative exists to service our existing delinquent customers within the Government Servicing department. (careerbuilder.com)
  • The Finance Department provides all necessary accounting, payroll, purchasing and information to all County departments and the citizenry of Douglas County. (co.us)
  • The Finance Department has won this award 33 times. (arvada.org)
  • You can also visit our Finance Department online. (austintexas.gov)
  • On April 12, the Dutch minister of Education, Culture and Sciences announced the funding of Netherlands Plant Eco-phenotyping Centre (NPEC) as part of the National Roadmap for Large-scale Scientific Infrastructure of the Dutch government. (wur.nl)
  • Government Finance Review (GFR): Government Finance Review is the Government Finance Officers Association's bimonthly membership magazine. (wikipedia.org)
  • Linda Thomas, vice chair of the Local Government Association's community wellbeing board, said councils had spent more than half a billion pounds in tackling obesity since they took over responsibility for public health three years ago. (publicfinance.co.uk)
  • Since local governments in China are not allowed to directly participate in the municipal bond market, LGFVs have played a unique role in securing funding for local governments to develop their economies. (wikipedia.org)
  • Its name was changed in December 1931 to the International Association of Municipal Finance Officers. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Commonwealth is a member of the Open Government Partnership (OGP) a voluntary, multi-lateral initiative in which governments commit to promote transparency, empower citizens, fight corruption, and harness technologies to strengthen governance. (finance.gov.au)
  • Also, Flint Hills Resources was previously a partner in Golden Valley's initiative but recently withdrew from the project, citing an unwillingness to proceed with a project that requires government subsidy, its spokesman, Jeff Cook, has said. (alaskajournal.com)
  • Medicaid provides more than 75 percent of the financing for services and supports for people with ID/DD (Braddock et al. (ncd.gov)
  • The Select Standing Committee on Finance and Government Services is one of ten permanent all-party committees of the Legislative Assembly of British Columbia. (leg.bc.ca)
  • State and territory governments to deliver a range of services including child and adult public dental services, Home and Community Care services. (finance.gov.au)
  • Vanderbilt Mortgage and Finance, Inc. was established in 1974 and currently services over 200,000 loans. (careerbuilder.com)
  • resolves that decisions affecting local government spending should be based on the principles of fairness, protection of frontline services and promotion of growth. (publicwhip.org.uk)
  • Health Care Payment and Financing, HRSA will provide support to an organization with a local, state, and national perspective on health care-related payment and financing for services delivered to vulnerable and underserved populations. (topgovernmentgrants.com)
  • In these circumstances, many businesses engage the services of premium finance lenders falling within the scope of FinCEN's regulations. (fincen.gov)
  • The data in the statistics on quarterly local government finances are preliminary and they might become revised in coming publications. (tilastokeskus.fi)
  • This electronic release presents quarterly government finance statistics (GFS) on an accrual accounting basis. (abs.gov.au)
  • The previous directives, issued on May 13, permitted disruptions caused by the pandemic and the lockdown as a reason for contractors to invoke the force majeure clause in govt contracts. (indiatimes.com)
  • TORONTO - The Ontario government will invoke the notwithstanding clause to restore changes to election finance law that a judge declared unconstitutional this week, a move critics quickly labelled as a power grab intended to sway next year's provincial election. (globalnews.ca)
  • Wisconsin, long a champion for workers' rights, has been in the news much lately as state workers and their supporters continue to protest cuts to state employees' compensation that Gov. Scott Walker says are necessary to plug a multimillion dollar hole in the state's budget. (aol.com)
  • We publish news and views ranging from vigorous opponents of governments to government publications and spokespersons. (allafrica.com)
  • With each issue, the magazine explores best practices in the realm of government finance, suggests solutions to questions facing public finance officers, reports the latest news in governmental accounting, examines intergovernmental affairs, and provides the latest information in the field. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Polish government will co-finance 80% of local governments' costs for transporting disabled people to get vaccinated against COVID-19, Deputy Interior Minister Paweł Szefernaker announced, according to Polish news agency PAP. (bbj.hu)
  • A roundup of money (and other) news governments can use. (governing.com)
  • In August, the finance minister got even more heat after he proposed taxes that would disproportionately affect the poor and low-income workers. (colombiareports.com)
  • In the future, the Tax Classification, at Appendix 3, will include a new class to separately identify all production taxes relating to the clean energy initiatives introduced by government. (abs.gov.au)
  • Functional Finance says you only use taxes if you want to reduce Aggregate Demand to prevent inflation. (typepad.com)
  • The Long Run Government Budget Constraint says you use taxes to pay for past, present or future government spending. (typepad.com)
  • Any additional government spending must be paid for, sooner or later, with taxes. (typepad.com)
  • General government gross fixed capital formation, in seasonally adjusted chain volume terms, decreased by 8.0% in December quarter 2005. (abs.gov.au)
  • As he introduced his final state budget in January, Gov. Jerry Brown faced sharp questions from reporters about the effectiveness of his landmark overhaul of public school finance. (mercurynews.com)
  • Come Budget Day, we began the usual process of deciphering what the finance minister (FM) had offered by way of proposals, ideas, and tax changes. (rediff.com)
  • While the government has not bothered to bring down the stakes of public sector companies below 75 per cent, it is already doing loud thinking in a Budget speech to bring it down to 65 per cent! (rediff.com)
  • Every Union Budget is an exercise in hiding bad government finances in various ways. (rediff.com)
  • The other important objective of the Budget is to discuss how much more money the government will raise next year. (rediff.com)
  • Seigniorage revenue belongs in the government budget constraint. (typepad.com)
  • And then the Long Run Government Budget Constraint kicks in again. (typepad.com)
  • The Long Run Government Budget Constraint is undefined. (typepad.com)
  • Today's report warns that uncertainty and lack of understanding about risks and regulations covering social investments prevent banks and other investors from developing schemes that effectively finance charities and social enterprises. (cafonline.org)
  • Annual data are supplied for central government accounts and different levels of government in these categories: (1) central government budgetary accounts, (2) central government consolidated accounts, (3) central government extra budgetary accounts, (4) central government Social Security Funds, (5) state or province governments, (6) local governments, and (7) general governments. (umich.edu)
  • Higher Education Financing Agency (HEFA) to be set-up with initial capital base of Rs 1000 crore which will leverage funds from the market and work to create infrastructure in India's top institutions like IITs, to ensure 20 such places of learning emerge as world class. (rediff.com)
  • How does local government in Victoria allocate its funds? (abs.gov.au)
  • With these funds, the government is seeking to protect at least 85 per cent of the population with preventive interventions and to work towards promptly testing and treating suspected malaria cases by 2024. (allafrica.com)
  • While some businesses are able to purchase these policies outright, others either do not have sufficient funds to cover the premiums or prefer to finance the purchase of such policies for other reasons, such as to manage their cash flow. (fincen.gov)
  • Moreover, state laws may require premium finance companies to refund promptly, to either a customer, or a customer's insurance broker or agent, any excess funds that the company has not earned. (fincen.gov)
  • The final CPUC decision, due before the end of the year, is expected to allocate nearly $200 million of ratepayer funds to a set of financing strategies for energy improvements to existing buildings in California. (multihousingnews.com)
  • If the program fails, the government owes nothing. (governing.com)
  • Housing and the Macroeconomy: The Role of Bailout Guarantees for Government Sponsored Enterprises ," CEPR Discussion Papers 8624, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers. (repec.org)
  • ICPSR's subscription with the IMF for monthly updates of the GOVERNMENT FINANCE STATISTICS (ICPSR 8624) series expired with the July 1998 tapes. (umich.edu)
  • GFOA's 112th Annual Conference, May 6-9, in St. Louis, Missouri, offers an opportunity for public finance professionals from across the United States, Canada, and the world to share ideas, develop technical and managerial skills, view new products, and network with peers. (gfoa.org)
  • This role is further elaborated in the Public Finance Management Act (PFMA) of 1999. (www.gov.za)
  • Not only have these inexorable forces had dramatic implications for the structure of government as a whole, and relationships between the different tiers of government, but also for service provision and public finance, including local public finance. (clgf.org.uk)