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Theses/Projects/Dissertations from 2019 2019

Higher Education Financial Health - A Case Study of the California State University (CSU) , Amber Blakeslee

Theses/Projects/Dissertations from 2018 2018

The 'Lean In' Theory, Validated by Three Supreme Court Justices , Celene Valenzuela

Theses/Projects/Dissertations from 2017 2017


Theses/Projects/Dissertations from 2016 2016

The Cost of Earmarks , Nicholis John Zappia

Theses/Dissertations from 2005 2005

The council-manager plan, or, Managing for results?: Profiles and management styles of eight city managers in San Bernardino County , Leatricia Michelle Cash

Achieving effective asset management for water and wastewater utilities: A comparison of policy options for a special district and a medium city , Cari K Dale

An analysis of nitrate contaminated water in Cherry Valley , Adriana Hernandez-Romo

Theses/Dissertations from 2000 2000

A comparative analysis of the California Regional Center: Fair hearing process for individuals with developmental disabilities , Deborah Kay Crudup

The development of California State College in Coachella Valley , Abby Mozoras

Theses/Dissertations from 1998 1998

Crafton Hills College computer hardware/software tracking system , Catherine Pace-Pequeño

Theses/Dissertations from 1997 1997

Municipal layoffs in Southern California: Should seniority outweigh productivity? , Timothy Paul Ousley

Creating a government that works better and costs less: A historical analysis of Civil Service reform , James William Thomas

An analysis of the California State Department of Parks and Recreation's "Quality Management Program" , Celena Turney

The effects of education on the birth rates of "workfare" program participants: Implications for future welfare reform , Bryan Anderson Wing

Theses/Dissertations from 1996 1996

Auditing troubled employees in the public sector , Lila Mehdiyar

The management and regulation of the beneficial use of sewage sludge as an agricultural soil amendment in Riverside County , William Ernst Prinz

Theses/Dissertations from 1995 1995

Implementing total quality management in the public sector , Cynthia J. Lewis

Federal public policy and bilingual education , Dorothy Lewis

Regional planning in Germany , James Walter Morrissey

The Agua Mansa enterprise zone: An empirical analysis , Paul E. Ogu

Theses/Dissertations from 1994 1994

Participative management style in a state transportation agency regional office , Linda Renee Grimes

Intergovernmental fiscal policy in California: The 1993 property tax shift , Lynndee Ann Kemmet

California conservatorships: An examination into ethics, standards, and judical monitoring , Lucille Castillo Lyon

Long range planning at the University of California Riverside: A case study , Janice Jo Martin

Assessment administration for county service areas , Shawn Dwayne Nelson

Alternative dispute resolution and public policy conflict: Preemptive dispute resolution negotiated rulemaking , Allen G. Norman

Strengthening the power of the mayor's office: An examination of the city of Riverside , Michael William Radford

A study of the affirmative action employee selection process in California community colleges , Mary Elizabeth Sampson

Intergovernmental cooperation and coordination at the local government level: The case of economic development in Riverside County , Alozie Donatus Udeh

Theses/Dissertations from 1993 1993

Determining the parks and recreation services of the Fontana community , Mitchell James Assumma

Leadership in local government computer service organizations within the state of California , Robert Benjamin Beavan

A study to determine what factors influence employee sick leave usage in the Riverside County Department of Mental Health Administration , Sally Aguilar Beavan

Wellness programs in police departments and how they effect workers' compensation claims , Herbert G. McKee Jr.

Proposition 111 and congestion management programs: A case of over-bureaucratization , Scott Richard Priester

The assessment of writing ability: A comparative cost effectiveness study of indirect and direct measures , Kristine Marie Smith

Theses/Dissertations from 1992 1992

Police culture, management and public image: Problems in implementing community oriented policing , Kenneth L. Becknell

Leadership in community oriented policing , John H. Boyd

Software pilferage in government agencies , Katherine Marie Foley

The use of privatization in the public sector: A focused study on the Inland Empire , John David Jamerson

Overcoming communications barriers in local government: Establishing networks through the public management forum , Anthony Michael Snoodgrass

Residential fire sprinklers requirement in single and multi-family homes: Survey of attitudes among the citizens of the city of Indio , David Arnold Yegge

Theses/Dissertations from 1991 1991

Analysis of the United States Trustee program , M. Shannon Goetsch

The effect of the 1964 Civil Rights Act on black Americans , Quentin Jamil Moses

A strategic analysis of budgeting for integrated logistical support of defense systems , Bruce Richard Suchomel

Theses/Dissertations from 1990 1990

Computer literacy in master of public administration classes , Penni Kaye Overstreet

Theses/Dissertations from 1989 1989

A case study to identify and evaluate the pricing policy for geothermal energy in the San Bernardino Municipal Geothermal District heating system , Kevin Perry Fisher

A study to determine the feasibility of constructing and operating a student fee funded recreational sports complex for California State University, San Bernardino , Helga Lingren

The role of the chief information officer in the contemporary university , James Jon Scanlon

Theses/Dissertations from 1987 1987

A matching process: More effective placement procedures for court dependent children , Lester M. Kushner

Theses/Dissertations from 1986 1986

The East Mojave National Scenic Area: Multiple use or national park? , Jeanne Hopkins Herr

Norton Air Force Base and San Bernardino: Communities in symbiosis , Clayton H. Snedeker

Theses/Dissertations from 1984 1984

The effects of governmental regulation on research and development in the pharmaceutical industry: An investigation into the relationship between patents, product substitution and regulatory policies , Linda Dianne Acosta

The impact of the Reagan Administration on equal employment opportunity, affirmative action for women and minorities in the public sector , Sandra Lucille Johnson

The Patton project: A demonstration program in deinstitutionalization , Harold Pitchford

The evolution of personality liability for public sector employees , Brian C. Turnbull

Theses/Dissertations from 1983 1983

Recycling the poor laws: A history of welfare, cross-sectional and longitudinal statistical studies concerning general relief policies in California , Carolyn Lea Clark-Daniels

Government administration in the kingdom of Saudi Arabia , George T. Fitzgerald

Controlling the uncontrollables: An examination of the capacity of Congress to reduce government expenditures for entitlements , David Lawrence Horne

Theses/Dissertations from 1982 1982

Regionalization of public service with an emphasis on fire service , Gerald M. Newcombe

Theses/Dissertations from 1981 1981

A model program for the development of humanistic administrative techniques in a California community college , Elaine Francisco-Davis

Theses/Dissertations from 1980 1980

Revenue practices used by California's municipal water districts , John Wesley Gebb

Congressional budget reform , Diane M. Precour

The evaluation of recent public service employment programs , Bruce Rose

Theses/Dissertations from 1979 1979

The accrual method of accounting in the federal government history and analysis , Aly Saleh A. Saleh

The Medi-Cal program , William H. Tillery

Theses/Dissertations from 1978 1978

An investigation to determine the impact of public financing on the Joint Powers Authority , Louis M. Jarcho

A comparative analysis of electric utility ownership in California , Robert E. Tremont

Theses/Dissertations from 1977 1977

A current medical reimbursement practices and prospects for national health insurance , Wallace D. Kinney

Organization closure a study of mobility versus satisfaction , Roy N. Mattke

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Theses/dissertations from 2017 2017.

Employee Engagement and Marginalized Populations , Brenna Miaira Kutch

Theses/Dissertations from 2015 2015

Impact of a State Evidence-Based Practice Legislative Mandate on County Practice Implementation Patterns and Inpatient Behavioral Health Discharge , Carl William Foreman

Theses/Dissertations from 2014 2014

A Case Study of Collaborative Governance: Oregon Health Reform and Coordinated Care Organizations , Oliver John Droppers V

Higher Education Reform in Oregon, 2011-2014: A Policy and Legislative History , Sean Pollack

Theses/Dissertations from 2013 2013

The Institutional Context that Supports Team-Based Care for Older Adults , Anna Foucek Tresidder

Theses/Dissertations from 2011 2011

Attaining a Sustainable Future for Public Higher Education: The Role of Institutional Effectiveness and Resource Dependence , Mirela Blekic

Governance in the United States Columbia River Basin: An Historical Analysis , Eric Thomas Mogren

Theses/Dissertations from 2010 2010

Use of Media Technologies by Native American Teens and Young Adults: Evaluating their Utility for Designing Culturally-Appropriate Sexual Health Interventions Targeting Native Youth in the Pacific Northwest , Stephanie Nicole Craig Rushing

Theses/Dissertations from 2009 2009

Oregon Physicians' Perception of the Drug Enforcement Administration's Use of Enforcement Discretion Related to the Use of Opioids in the Treatment of Chronic Pain , Robert Dale Harrison

City Management Theory and Practice: A Foundation for Educating the Next Generation of Local Government Administrators , Scott Douglas Lazenby

Theses/Dissertations from 2008 2008

The Institutionalization of Diversity and Gender Equity Norms and Values in Higher Education Settings , Rowanna Lynn Carpenter

Organizational Complexity in American Local Governance: Deploying an Organizational Perspective in Concept and Analytic Framework Development , Charles David Crumpton

Multi-Level Environmental Governance : a Comparative Case Study of Five Large Scale Natural Resource Management Programs , Shpresa Halimi

Police Organizations : an Empricial Examination of American Sheriff's Offices and Municipal Police Agencies , Matthew Adam Jones

Measuring Community-Engaged Departments: A Study to Develop an Effective Self-Assessment Rubric for the Institutionalization of Community Engagement in Academic Departments , Kevin Kecskes

Creating a Theoretical Framework for Understanding Homeland security using Multiple Frame Analysis , Linda Ann Kiltz

Emerging Governance at the Edge of Constrained Federalism : Public Administrators at the Frontier of Democracy , Gary Lloyd Larsen

George Lakoff"s Theory of Worldview : a Case Study of the Oregon Legislature , Catherine Law

Who Benefits? : a Multilevel Analysis of the Impact of Oregon's Volunteer Mentor Program for Postsecondary Access on Scholarship Applicants , Alisha Ann Lund-Chaix

Organizational Change in Corrections Organizations : the Effect of Probation and Parole Officer Culture on Change in Community Corrections , Shea Brackin Marshman

Lost in Translation : Ideas of Population Health Determinants in the American Policy Arena , Maria Gilson Sistrom

Representation without Taxation : China's Rural Development Initiatives For a New Millenium , Minzi Su

How Organizational Arrangements Affect High Reliability in Public Research Universities: Perceptions of environmental Health and Safety Directors , Rita Finn Sumner

The Washington State Patrol, Accountability-Driven Leadership, and the Organizational Factors that Propelled their Success: An Organizational Analysis , Timothy Carl Winchell

Theses/Dissertations from 2007 2007

The Changing Paradigm of Emergency Management : Improving professional development for the Emergency Manager , Robert Edward Grist

Global Civil Society Finding Collective Voice in Diversity , Kristen Marie Magis

Information Technology Training in the Public Sector : Essential Planning Elements , Betty Jean Reynolds

From Prison to the Community : the Role of Citizen Participation in Female Prisoner Reentry , Dana Roderick Torrey

Network Analysis of a Shared Governance System , Debra Reifman Whitall

Theses/Dissertations from 2006 2006

Presidential Values : Implications for Foreign Policy , Jordan Katherine Durbin

The Interactions between Carbon Regulation and Renewable Energy policies in the United Kingdom , Hal Thomas Nelson

Theses/Dissertations from 2005 2005

Reorganizing the Oregon Department of Human Services : an Exploratory Case Study of Organizational Change , Charles Anthony Gallia

Theses/Dissertations from 2003 2003

Portrayals of Disability in the Professional Preparation of Speech-language Pathologists , Jane Eric Sleeper Gravel

Theses/Dissertations from 2002 2002

The Effects of Parent Care and Child Care Role Quality on Work outcomes among dual-earner couples in the sandwiched generation , Angela Rickard

Theses/Dissertations from 2000 2000

The Role and Performance of Governmental and Nongovernmental Organizations in Family Planning implementation : Jordan as a Case Study , Khalaf al Hadded

Theses/Dissertations from 1999 1999

The Value of Independence in Old Age , Paula C. Carder

American Indian Elderly and Long-Term Care : Interorganizational Barriers to the Use of Oregon's Home and Community-Based Medicaid Waiver , Jo Lynn Isgrigg

The Effects of Mentoring on Work-parenting Gains and Strains in a Sample of Employed Predominately Female AFDC Recipients , Charlene Rhyne

Theses/Dissertations from 1998 1998

Cost-Benefit Analysis of Physician Assistants , Roderick Stanton Hooker

Theses/Dissertations from 1997 1997

State Funding for Special Education in Oregon : Calculating Cost Differentials of special education for handicapped students in Oregon school districts , Kyung-Sup Kim

Theses/Dissertations from 1996 1996

Scenery as Policy: Public Involvement in Developing a Management Plan for the Scenic Resources of the Columbia River Gorge , Gordon Mathews Euler

Impact of the Medical Library Assistance Act of 1965 on Health Sciences Libraries in the Pacific Northwest: an Interorganizational Approach , Leonoor Swets Ingraham

Administrative Reform in China: Its Impact on Economic Development After Mao , Meiru Liu

Theses/Dissertations from 1994 1994

Oregon Primary Care Physicians' Support for Health Care Reform , Timothy Alan Baker

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Theses/dissertations from 2023 2023.

Exploring the Effects of State Medicaid Policies on Opioid Use Disorder Treatment and Utilization of Medications for Opioid Use Disorder for Criminal Justice-Involved Individuals , Fatema Ahmed

Exploring Risk Factors Associated with Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder Symptomatology in Police , Lori Camacho

Examining Domestic Violence: The Relationship Between Socio-Demographic Factors and Case Dispositions , Alesha Cameron

Social Equity Through Vaccinations During COVID-19: A Study of Equitable Utilization of Resources During Emergencies and Crises , Rebecca Entress

Utilization and Costs of Home Hemodialysis, In-Center Hemodialysis, and Peritoneal Dialysis Among Patients with End-Stage Renal Disease (ESRD) in the United States , Andres Mauricio Garcia Sierra

Assessing the Barriers to Reintegration Among Returnees in Nigeria , Itunu Ilesanmi

Evaluating the Role of Public-Private Partnerships in Emergency Management: The Viewpoint of Emergency Managers and Operators in Florida , Sara Iman

It Takes A Village: An Examination of Educational Achievement for Transition-Age Youth in Foster Care , Khalilah Louis Caines

Interorganizational Networks and Coordination in Emergency Management: Policy and Practice in Response to Disasters , Ratna Okhai

Network Structure and Network Effectiveness in Thailand's Provincial COVID-19 Response Networks , Ruechagorn Trairatananusorn

Theses/Dissertations from 2022 2022

Macro-level Factors Impacting Colorectal Cancer Screening Behavior Among Church-going Chinese Immigrants in the U.S.: A Convergent Mixed-method Study , Xian Cao

Patient Perceptions of Shared Decision-Making in the Acute Care Hospital and Their Association with Patient Experience and Readmission , Jill Haladay

Impacts of COVID-19 on Health Promotion Within Higher Education: Exploring Organizational Resilience , Maureen Hawkins

Cultivating Culturally Responsive, Equity-centered, and Trauma-informed Attitudes among Educators , Jasmine Haynes

Financial Sustainability of Florida Cities: Comparative, Retrospective Modeling for Prospective Municipal Financial Health , Terry Henley

Defunding Law Enforcement: Fire Departments' Perspective on Implementing the National Fire Protection Association 3000 Standard When Preparing for an Active Shooter Mass Casualty Incident , Anthony Rios

Exploring the Predictors of and the Relationship Between Evidence Cultures and Flood Risk Management Performance , Jenna Tyler

Theses/Dissertations from 2021 2021

Primary Care Physician-Nurse Practitioner Collaboration and Physicians Career Satisfaction , Tania Alidina

A Mixed Methods Study on Food Insecurity Screening and Patient-Centered Care: Perspectives of Patients and Healthcare Providers on Practices and Barriers to Effective Screening in Outpatient Medical Settings , Christina Bernhardt

Increasing Transtibial Amputee Community Involvement Through the Use of a Smart Adaptive Socket System: A Mixed Methods Research Study , Michael Carroll

An Exploratory Study of the Use of Social Infrastructure Public-Private Partnerships (P3s) for Public University Facilities , Ashley Connors

An Examination of Factors Associated with LGBTQ+ College Students' Adoption of Post-Exposure Prophylaxis (PEP) as an HIV Prevention Method , Shayna Forgetta

Juveniles Who Commit Sexual Offenses: An Evaluation of Dispositions in Florida's Juvenile Justice System , Katherine Gomez

Health Literacy, Knowledge, Attitudes, and Opioid Use Behavior Among College Students , Khristen Holmes

The Impact of Police Data Sharing System on Offense Clearance Rates , Stanislav Korotchenko

The Influence of Neighborhood Structural Characteristics on Treatment Attendance and Mental Health: Comparing Immigrants and Non-Immigrants , Kenan Sualp

Examining Risk Factors of Juvenile Delinquency and the Predictive Validity of a Juvenile Risk Assessment Instrument Across Urban and Rural Communities , Kelly Vannan

Using Geographic Information Systems to Analyze the Effects of Residential Location on Student Academic Success , Courtney Wilson

Theses/Dissertations from 2020 2020

Transplant Center Criteria and Inequalities Within Transplant Wait Listing Process , Melanie Bergeron

Online Communities for Information Sharing and Mutual Support for Health Professionals , Meghan Budvarson

Socioeconomic, Political, and Regulatory Determinants of State Sanctioning Patterns for Clinical Social Workers , Nickolas Davis

Bridging the Gap: An Exploration of Women as the Driving Force of Political Participation Within the Latino Population in Central Florida , Meldin Graziani-Califano

Exploring the Cultural Identity and School Efficacy of Students Through the Lens of Digital Storytelling , Rachael Mack

Strategic Planning at the Local Level of Government: Evidence from Florida , Faisal Mohamidi

Social Justice, Inclusive Education, and Teacher Agency , Jennifer Sanguiliano Lonski

It's A Small World After All: Exploring Mobile Dating Application Use and Sexual Partner Networks Among Black Men who have Sex with Men (BMSM) , Donovan Williams

Theses/Dissertations from 2019 2019

Government Responsiveness in Matters of Racial Sensitivity , Vickie Carnegie

Reconceptualizing Responsiveness for Network Governance: Insights from Cross-Sector Efforts to Assist the Displaced Population From Puerto Rico in Central Florida , Safiya Prysmakova

Theses/Dissertations from 2018 2018

The Use of Crisis Communication Strategies to Build Community Resilience: Evidence from Emergency Managers , Brittany Haupt

Social Media Usage by Municipal Elected Officials for Open Government Community Engagement , Sarah Stoeckel

Theses/Dissertations from 2017 2017

Social Media and Stakeholders' Relationship in Nonprofit Organizations , Wanzhu Shi

Theses/Dissertations from 2016 2016

Variations in Health Services Utilization by Patients with Prostate Cancer , Roberta McKee

The Impact of Board Capital and Servant Leadership on Board Effectiveness: A Study of Florida Community Foundations , Lauren Obyrne

Theses/Dissertations from 2015 2015

The Impact of Public Service Motivation on Reentry Managers' Decision-making Practices , Marie Pryor

Social Media Responsiveness in the Public Sector: A Study of Social Media Adoption in Three Functional Departments of U.S. Cities , Daniel Seigler

Theses/Dissertations from 2014 2014

Managing Effective Collaboration among Law Enforcement, Intelligence Services, and Military Forces in Fight against Terrorism and Organized Crime , Cihan Demirhan

Predictors of an Effective Performance Measurement System: Evidence from Municipal Governments in Turkey , Sedat Eliuz

The Effect of Health Education on Clinical and Self-Reported Outcomes of Diabetes in a Medical Practice , Karen Rav-Marathe

Collaborative Crisis Management in the Public Sector: Effective Leadership under Stress , Yusuf Ustun

Theses/Dissertations from 2013 2013

Examining Multi-level And Inter-organizational Collaborative Response To Disasters: The Case Of Pakistan Floods In 2010 , Sana Khosa

Theses/Dissertations from 2010 2010

Low-income Health Care Networks: Initial Conditions, Extent, And Intensity Relevant To County Government Participation , Hillary Knepper

Organizational Social Capital And Perceived Performance Of Drug Law Enforcement Departments: A Case Study In Turkey , Ismail Sahin

Organizational Safety Culture And Idividual Safety Behavior: A Case Study Of The Turkish National Police Aviation Department , Yildirim Uryan

Theses/Dissertations from 2009 2009

An Investigation Of The Factors Related To Direct Care Staffs' Knowledge Of Effectiveness Instructional Strategies For People With Developmental Disabilities , Craig Cook

Factors Influencing Effectiveness Of Interorganizational Networks Among Crisis Management Organizations: A Comparative Perspective , Bahadir Sahin

Theses/Dissertations from 2008 2008

Determinants Of Human Resources Management Performance On County Efficiencies: A Study Of Florida Counties , Janet Davis

Theses/Dissertations from 2007 2007

The Effects Of Eicu Technology On Clinical Outcomes Of Icu Patients: Analysis Of The Relationship Of Patient, Hospital, And Unit Characteristics To Proximal And Distal Outcomes , Michelle G. Chandler

The Effect Of National Board Certification On Burnout Levels In Educators , Tanya Judd

Impact Of Ethical Practices On Performance Outcome Measures In A Select Group Of Nonprofit Organizations In Florida , Stephanie Krick

Theses/Dissertations from 2006 2006

Preferences For Performance Measures: A Study Of A Federal Agency , Gina Beckles

Organizational Change At The Service Delivery Level: An Investigation Into The Perceived Reaction To Change Initiatives In Moral , Larry Cochran

Benchmarking Community Health Centers; Efficiency: Multivariate Analysis , Shriram Marathe

An Exploratory Study Of Socially Responsibleprocurement Activitiesin The Expenditure Of Public Fundsat The State And Local Level , Donna McCarthy

Theses/Dissertations from 2005 2005

Democratic Voices Speaking Loudly: Does Public Participation Yield Accountability In Special Purpose Governments? , Owen M. Beitsch

Union Impact On Police Expenditures In Florida , Laurence Putchinski

Theses/Dissertations from 2004 2004

Determinants Of Financial Condition: A Study Of U.S. Cities , Lynda Dennis

Theses/Dissertations from 2003 2003

University technology transfer activity and the metropolitan new economy : an empirical analysis of its relationship , Kenneth P. Stackpoole

Theses/Dissertations from 1983 1983

A survey of computer utilization in cities and counties in the East Central Florida region , Gary Herbert Gotwalt

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Theses/Dissertations from 2020 2020

Placekeeping and Equitable Development in the Embudo Valley , Felicity Fonseca



Theses/Dissertations from 2018 2018

Prescription Opioids and Heroin Abuse in New Mexico: SWOT Analyses of Possible Policies/Interventions and the way forward , Ali Abbasi

Local Government Spending on Public Housing: Factors of Influence in Metropolitan Areas , Vittoria R. Totaro 2241446

Theses/Dissertations from 2017 2017


Theses/Dissertations from 2016 2016


Theses/Dissertations from 2015 2015


Evaluation of Mammography Screening and Awareness Health Promotion Interventions Targeting Women with Disabilities: A Systematic Literature Review , Frances Irene Esquibel

The bittersweet irony: Compassion satisfaction and fatigue among Red Cross disaster response volunteers , Celatha J. Grove

Best Practices in Emergency Management Fire All Around New Mexico as a Case Study , Theodora Muehlenweg

Public Policy Implementation: Recreational Marijuana in Colorado , Sara Elena Shoemate


Theses/Dissertations from 2014 2014


Theses/Dissertations from 2013 2013

Factors Influencing Success in U.S. Resident-Government Online Transactions , Matthew Garcia

Understanding Relational Space: Social Networks and Development in the Nob Hill Neighborhood of Albuquerque , Thomas Scott Maddux

Incorporating Household Pets and Service Animals: Local Government Emergency Preparedness in New Mexico , Jesse Austin Sievers

Theses/Dissertations from 2012 2012

Service implementation network engagement: An Indicator of policy advocacy? , Eric Chenier

Theses/Dissertations from 2011 2011


Theses/Dissertations from 2009 2009

Managing Undergraduate Retention and Success in Public Sector Higher Education , Iván López

Theses/Dissertations from 1979 1979

Citizen Participation In Natural Resource Decisions , Berwyn LaDon Brown

Subsidized Housing For The Low-Income Elderly Of Albuquerque And Bernalillo County: Unmet Needs And The Administrative Process , Anne D. Kanapilly

Theses/Dissertations from 1978 1978

The Theory Of Transactional Analysis As Applied To Organizational Behavior , Roy David Cason

Maximizing Success in National Energy Demonstration Projects , Donald Edward Emon

Theses/Dissertations from 1977 1977

Attitudes of Federal Natural Resource Decision Makers Toward Citizen Participation , Leslie F. Beaty

Major Issues In The Budgeting Process Of Public-Private Research Centers , Albert R. Chernoff

The Dynamics Of Communication Between The Procurement Office And The Contract Administration Office In The Air Force , Richard Dale Claussen

Comparative Retirement Systems In Federal Science Agencies And Contracting Companies , James S. Cooper

Theses/Dissertations from 1976 1976

Budget Control In A Public Engineering Organization , Paul E. Brandenberger

Male And Female Family Planning Program Administrators' Evaluations Of Management Training: A Comparative Study , Carol Mendez Cassell

Environments For Effective Evaluations: A Conceptual Model , Karen Kay Meigs Clark

Methods Of Cost Effective Utilization Of R & D Test Facilities , Joe E. Coulter

An Evaluation Of Financial Management Controls In Erda , Janell Green Crego

Theses/Dissertations from 1975 1975

On Determining a Labor Relations Policy for the New Mexico State Career Service , Michael W. Ammann

Problems Inherent In The Role Of The Department Of Defense Procuring Contracting Officer , William B. Bentley

Administration Of Food And Drug Regulatory Activities Bearing On Human Health , Edward F. Dalton

Administrative Problems of Nuclear Facility Siting , Edward L. Kaufman

Theses/Dissertations from 1974 1974

An Analysis of Air Quality Control Regionalization by the Federal Government with Emphasis on the Albuquerque Mid-Rio Grande Air Quality Control Region , Jose B. R. Anglada

The Criminal Court Clinic: An Administrative Model , James C. Arieno

A Comparative Analysis Of Position Classification Practices In Public Personnel Management And Application To The City Of Albuquerque Plan. , Arthur Robert Cannady

Public Accountability In Medical Care: The Role Of Professional Standards Review Organizations. , Richard W. Cole

Management Control Systems for Research and Development , Herbert E. Harling

Theses/Dissertations from 1973 1973

Federal Executive Boards: Obstacles to Success and Blueprint for Action , Charles P. Edwards Jr.

Applicability of Matrix Management to Selected Science Agency Programs , N. Richard Glover

Technology Assessment for Congress , Ronald Dean Hauber

An Evaluation Of Competition In Department Of Defense Contracting , James Huston Jolley

Impact of a New Budgeting System on a Science Agency , Nelson B. Kverno

The Extent of Administrative Control Over the Discretionary Power of the Policeman in the Field Through Bureaucratic Rules , Donald J. Larricho

Theses/Dissertations from 1972 1972

Technology, Public Administration, and Quality Groundwater , Donald Melvin Anderson

The Research and Development Contract: Issues and New Approaches , Thomas Edward Bahan

Development Of A Network Based Management System For An Army Test And Evaluation Activity , Jack L. Dage

Personnel Advancement Systems As Related To Management Effectiveness , David M. Davies

A Budgetary Look At Public Health In New Mexico , Linda L. DeBerry

Toward A National Intra-Urban Mass Transportation Policy:The Need For Policy Balance , Michael V. Dunn

Computer Management In Public Science Policy And Administration. , William Haynes Fortenberry

Technology Transfer in New Town Planning and Development , Barbara R. Hewins

The Function of Long-Range Planning in the Management of Air Force Test Centers , Hugo William Hofstadler

International Environmental Management: Preliminary Steps Toward The Administration Of The Biosphere. , Christopher P. Krahling

The Defense Standardization Program and its Effects on Defense Design and Development , Robert F. Lehr Jr.

Consolidation Of Metropolitan Area Law Enforcement Agencies:A Case Study Of Albuquerque-Bernalillo County. , Richard Boone Leonard

Theses/Dissertations from 1971 1971

Regional Planning And Inter-Governmental Coordination And Cooperation Within Local Law Enforcement Agencies: New Mexico Region III Office Of The Sheriff. , Leonard Manuel Contreras

Participative Management:Implications For The Public Research Program. , Jack R. Cotton

A Study Of The Use Of Scientific And Technological Personnel At The State Government Executive Level--State Scientific Advisory Committees , Paul T. Davidson

Policy-Makers In The Amtrak Decision , Kent Edward Davis

Seasonal Variations Of Certain Air-Borne Allergens Of Fungal Origin , Nicholas S. Dienes

General Revenue Sharing: Observations From the State of New Mexico , David E. Farrell

The Prestige of Public Employment at the State Level: A Study in New Mexico , Teodoro I. Guambana

Cutbacks in Defense Spending: Analysis of Impacts on Technical Staffs of Selected Aerospace and Government Research and Development Institutions , William R. Hattabaugh

A Study To Assess The Possible Use Of Personal Value Holdings As A Means Of Predicting Individual Behavior , David Wiliam Jackson

Proposal For Establishing Career Patterns For Selected Classes Of Employees In New Mexico Classified Service , Eugene L. Lash

New Mexico's Oil and Gas Accounting Commission: A New Approach to Taxation , Carroll Jordan Lee

Theses/Dissertations from 1970 1970

An Application of Science and Engineering Research Methodology to Problems of Social Technology: A Proposed Model for Urban Systems Decision Making , Maureen Roesch Baca

Management Development Of Scientists And Engineers In The Federal Government;An Analysis Of Basic Behavioral And Systems Considerations , Vladimir V. Berniklau

The Personnel Assignment Problem:A Specific Application To The Assignment Of Scientific And Engineering Officers In The United States Air Force , James E. Bickel

Administration Of Air Force Research And Development Programs:An Examination Of Manpower Standards And Their Impact On Organizational And Management Patterns And Practices. , Robert B. Bunker

Career Patterns Of Civilian Executives In Military Research And Development Testing Installations--An Evaluation Based On A Comparative Analysis Of Federal Executives. , Juanito V. Carrillo

Use Of Civilian Scientists And Engineers In Military Field Establishment: Patterns Of Authority At The First Level Of Program Administration , Will E. Debusk

Selecting Research Institutions for the Performance of Public Science Activities: Criteria for Institutional Choice in National Minerals Research Programs , Larry M. Lane

Theses/Dissertations from 1952 1952

The Organization And Administration Of Basic Law Enforcement Training In New Mexico , John Paul Jones

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Implementing Housing First Initiatives and Programs for the Persistently Homeless Individuals and Families in Iredell County, North Carolina , Laketha Bobish

Effective Cognitive Learning Solutions for Special Education Students of NYC Public Schools in Underserved Communities Prepared for: Dr. Sheying Chen Pace University , Nicole N. Garvin

Submissions from 2015 2015

An Evaluation of the Effectiveness of the Use of Social Media by United Way of Westchester and Putnam , Dian Xi and Ziyun Gao

Submissions from 2014 2014

Incentivizing Employees Through Benefits and Recognition Programs at Pace University , Diana Dumitru

Complexity in National Policy Implementation: A Top-Down Look at the Failure of Healthcare.gov , Samuel Fandrich

The Impact of Patient Centered Medical Home on the Patient’s Experience , Courtne Flynn

Health Professionals’ Attitude Towards Substance Abusers : A Part of the Health Professionals’ Value and Belief System Which Prevails in Society , Ana Gotay

Correctional Education: Society Essential for Progressive Growth or a Detrimental Use of Taxpayers Money? , Danilo Guy

Pace University Athletics: Increasing Profitability and Performance , Jhanay Harris

Does Having a Major and Lucrative Sports Arena Improve a Neighborhood’s Economy & Quality of Life? , Natalie Hernandez

How Does Geriatric Care Management Affect Health Outcomes of Geriatric Patients in Hospitals , Elaina Tate

Law Enforcement and Training , Erika Tremblay

Roadmap to Recovery: A Strategic Plan for Westchester County Government to Increase Office Occupancy and Revitalize the I-287 Corridor , Britta Vander Linden

Investigating Stigma Among Public Administration Students , Cora Venson

Submissions from 2013 2013

Evaluation of the Marketing Strategies of the Case Management Society of America , Veronica Chepak

Wireless Cell Towers and Antennae: Municipal and Private Relationship , James M. Collins

The Persistence of Bullying at School and Public Policy Responses: What Ails? , Rajeet Guha

A Youth Revolt: Discerning the Impact of “One-and-Done” Rule On Major Collegiate Championship Teams at the Division I Level , Erik Harris

How Successful was Kickstarter in Raising Funds for Library for All? , Yeerang Jang

Submissions from 2010 2010

New York State and Mid-Hudson Valley Nonprofits: The Impacts of Late Contract Payments , Jodi Fernandes

Submissions from 2009 2009

Venture Philanthropy in 2009: Developments in the Field Since "Virtuous Capital" , Annika Many

Economic Development in Downtown Ossining Since 1969 , Lutonya Russell-Humes

How an Ethnic Store Impacts a Community - The Case of Kam Sen Foods in White Plains , Tiantian Tang

Submissions from 2008 2008

The Relationship of Patient Falls to Prevention Policies in Hospitals: A Case Study , Cornelia Branzan

Artificial Transitive Fatty Acid (TFA) Ban in Restaurants in US Cities: NYC-DOH TFA Ban as a Model for Proactive Public Health Policy , Vidia S. Ramdeen

Health Insurance Policy in New York City and Westchester County , Colin Stone

Environmental Stewardship of the Vermont Ski Industry and the Public's Willingness to Support , Karina V. Warshaw

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  • The analysis of the implementation of the AgriSETA’s Internship Programme by the Department of Higher Education and Training  Mehlala, Samkelo ( University of Pretoria , 2019 ) Programme implementation must be driven by clear implementation plans or project plans that have measurable deliverables, milestones and financial resources. Programme implementation and policy formulation are meant to ...
  • Die finansiering van die Suid-Afrikaanse goudmynbedryf  Stals, Christian Lodewyk ( University of Pretoria , 1959 ) Die ondersoek het bewys dat die kapitaalstruktuur van die Suid-Afrikaanse goudmynbedryf in bre~ trekke wel aan teoretiese finansieringsbeginsels en -vereistes voldoen. Daar skyn egter regverdigiging voor te wees om van ...
  • Developing a complexity leadership competency framework for the Governance and Administration Cluster of the South African Public Service  Sedibe, Kholofelo Glorious ( University of Pretoria , 2021-07-30 ) P(p)ublic A(a)dministration is influenced by multiple factors, inclusive of complex policy issues, multi-faceted forms of accountability and hybrid governance models. Consequently, public administration organisations must ...
  • An analysis of the performance management system of the City of Tshwane Metropolitan Municipality  Seabi, Mpho Shadikana Felicity ( University of Pretoria , 2020 ) The study examines the implementation of the performance management system by the City of Tshwane (CoT) Metropolitan Municipality using a qualitative content analysis of strategic documents published during the period ...
  • An exploration of an ethogenic whistle-blowing organisational culture in the South African public sector  Musiyarira, Ruvimbo Chantelle Paidamwoyo ( University of Pretoria , 2020-11-30 ) Corruption has a destructive impact on the achievement of good governance and this has become evident in the governance of South Africa. South Africa has a systemically corrupt public sector, making it one of the most ...
  • An exploration of leadership identity and intersectionality through selected life stories of Black women in the South African Public Service  Roos, Tina ( University of Pretoria , 2020 ) Using the life stories of Black women employed by the Department of Employment and Labour, the study explores leadership identity and role congruity through the lenses of intersectionality and post-colonial feminism. ...
  • Assessing the impact of the Municipal Financial Minimum Competency Programme on expenditure management  Vilane, Nomcebo Serrah ( University of Pretoria , 2019 ) Municipal expenditure management is critical for leveraging the overall effective performance of the Department of Local Government. This research assessed the impact of the municipal financial minimum competency programme ...
  • An analysis of the mutual acceptance of conformity assessment results within the context of the African tripartite free trade area  Josias, Ronald ( University of Pretoria , 2019 ) This thesis intended to review the policy enactment and implementation for the mutual acceptance of conformity assessment results (MACAR) within the context of the African Tripartite Free Trade Area (TFTA). Contextualised ...
  • Mechanisms for effective implementation of South Africa's National Minimum Wage  Shipalane, Acquila ( University of Pretoria , 2018 ) South Africa’s 1994 transition to democracy is considered as one of the most notable political feats of the twenty-first century. However, the majority of the South African population still live in vast poverty and inequality. ...
  • Analysing performance management training interventions in the public service : the case of the National School of Government  Dastile, Fezekile Iminqweno ( University of Pretoria , 2018 ) This study was undertaken as an attempt to analyse the efficacy of performance management training interventions in the public service. The National School of Government was used as a case study for its Managing Performance ...
  • An analysis of the role of the Centre for Public Service Innovation in promoting intrapreneurship in the South African public service  Sono, Pinky Lerato Nicole ( University of Pretoria , 2018 ) The rising demands of citizens have led many governments to a greater focus upon innovation, in order to effectively and efficiently respond to those demands. Upon recognising that the process of innovation warrants a ...
  • Leadership in establishing the Gauteng City-Region : the case of the City of Tshwane Metropolitan Municipality  Ramokgopa, Kgosientso David ( University of Pretoria , 2018 ) City-regions have increased in many developed countries as the primary political and administrative units to drive development and growth at a sub-national level. The Gauteng Province has all the hallmarks of an ideal ...
  • Policy implications of the nationalisation of mines in South Africa : a comparative study  Makhanya, Njabulo Sphiwe ( University of Pretoria , 2018 ) The proposal to nationalise mines is a contentious issue in South Africa. There are those who argue for, while others against, the proposal. Furthermore, the role of government in this process is relatively unclear. The ...
  • The National Development Plan of South Africa on higher education : a progress review  Buys, Thamsanqa ( University of Pretoria , 2018 ) This dissertation gives a review of progress made in the National Development Plan (NDP) on higher education institutions in South Africa. The NDP is a blueprint that aims to make South Africa a better, more vibrant and ...
  • The establishment of a skills and development training framework for municipal frontline staff : the case of the City of Tshwane  Wessels, Rochelle Glynnis ( University of Pretoria , 2018 ) South Africa is a developmental state; therefore, various skills and capabilities are required to achieve the country’s developmental goals. Municipalities form the sphere of government that is closest to the citizens of ...
  • A comparative analysis of the implementation of the e-passport system in Botswana and Lesotho  Phate, Malinopi Moloiatsana Caroline ( University of Pretoria , 2017 ) Public administration is concerned with the implementation of governmental policies to enhance efficient and effective service delivery to the public. Delivery of efficient and effective public services is not only the ...
  • An analysis of oversight mechanisms to promote good governance : the case of Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality  Kraai, Sonya Delene ( University of Pretoria , 2018 ) This study examines oversight and accountability in relation to good governance in Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality. It also explores the implementation of the separation of powers governance model since its inception ...
  • An evaluation of the public service anti-corruption strategy in the Department of Arts and Culture  Kekae, Thabo Kevin ( University of Pretoria , 2017 ) The study aims to evaluate the implementation of fraud and anti-corruption strategies and policies with particular reference to the Department of Arts and Culture. The misuse of public funds by greedy individuals is alarming. ...
  • Ward based planning to improve service delivery : the case of the North West district municipalities  Sirovha, Khathutshelo Innocent ( University of Pretoria , 2017 ) Efficient and effective service delivery is essential for the wellbeing of individuals, families and communities, and it is a prerequisite for sustainable development. To promote sustainable municipal services, the South ...
  • Leadership and governance in service delivery at the Greater Tubatse Municipality Limpopo Province in South Africa  Shai, Lucas Kgashana ( University of Pretoria , 2017 ) This study was undertaken as a result of poor service delivery in communities due to ineffective leadership which lacks knowledge, skills as well as deficient governance which lacks accountability, transparency and community ...

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