Browse by Subject "regulation"
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An examination of how the FCC uses “voluntary commitments” from merging telecommunications companies to advance policy goals (iSchools, 2013-02)This study examines the FCC’s historical use of “voluntary commitments” when approving telecommunications company mergers. Because complex factors such as market conditions, corporate lobbying, political climate and ...
Factors Influencing Largemouth Bass Recruitment: Implications for the Illinois Management and Stocking Program (Illinois Natural History Survey, Institute of Natural Resources Sustainability, University of Illinois, 2010-10-07)The goal of this study is to develop management strategies that maximize growth, recruitment, and harvest of largemouth bass Micropterus salmoides in Illinois impoundments. Largemouth bass are frequently stocked in many ...
Factors influencing largemouth bass recruitment: implications for the Illinois management and stocking program. (Illinois Natural History Survey, 2006-10-02)
Flows and pauses in the urban logistics landscape: the municipal regulation of shipping container mobilities (2012)The mobilities turn has demonstrated the importance of the social, cultural, and political implications of travel for a variety of modes, though largely focused on people and vehicles, not freight. The transport of goods ...
An integrative approach to testing density effects in a migratory songbird, the Prothonotary Warbler (Protonotaria citrea) (2014-05-30)Animal populations often fluctuate around local carrying capacity through density-dependent processes such as competition, predation, and disease. Once subject to debate, ecologists now recognize density dependence as a ...
(2011-05-25)This study offers an ethnographic account of life at a regulatory agency to offer a new perspective on an important question: how does a regulatory agency become and remain independent? Relying on an analytical framework ...
(2011-05-25)Fire blight, caused by the gram-negative bacterium Erwinia amylovora, is one of the most devastating bacterial diseases for the apple and pear industry. Two pathogenicity factors strictly required for E. amylovora to cause ...
(2015-01-21)Lung diseases include some of the most widespread and deadly conditions known to affect people around the world. The challenges of clinically tackling lung diseases arise from multiple factors associated with both diagnosis ...
(2012-05-22)This dissertation contains three chapters that study contracting problems associated with corporate financing. Below are the individual abstracts for each chapter. Chapter 1: How Are Venture Capitalists Rewarded? The ...