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Pew Charitable Trusts

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Works: 815 works in 930 publications in 1 language and 8,496 library holdings
Genres: Case studies  Periodicals  Handbooks, manuals, etc  Bibliography  History  Conference proceedings 
Roles: Sponsor
Classifications: PN2266.5, 791.097309051
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The lessons and the legacy of the Pew Health Policy Program by Jon A Chilingerian ( )
3 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 1,534 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The performing arts in a new era by K. F McCarthy ( )
4 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 1,370 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This work examines the state of the performing arts in America. The authors idendify key trends affecting audiences, artists and performing groups and their financial health, and explore effects of innovations such as the Internet on the performing arts
Petroglyph National Monument : teacher's guide, grades 6-12 : cultural awareness ( Book )
2 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 225 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
INCLUDES INDIAN AND AFRICAN AMERICAN SUPERSTITIONS, AFRICAN AMERICAN COWBOYS AND INVENTORS IN THE SOUTHWEST, AND SOME INDIAN RITES OF PASSAGE, AMONG OTHER CULTURAL DISTINCTIONS
Learning outcomes for the 21st century : report of a community college study ( Book )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 205 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Generating electric power in the Pacific Northwest : implications of alternative technologies ( Book )
3 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 162 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Pacific Northwest faces some critical energy issues over the next 20 years. There is significant uncertainty about energy supplies, energy prices, and the implications of competitive energy markets. As energy demands continue to rise, it is important for the states in the region to understand the risks and opportunities of different energy supply-and-demand options. This report examines the implications of using alternative power-generation technologies to meet future energy demands in Idaho, Montana, Oregon, and Washington. Three scenarios are evaluated: (1) replacing 20 percent of new natural-gas-fired generating capacity with energy efficiency and/or renewable-energy generation (wind and/or solar power); (2) replacing the electricity produced by the lower Snake River dams with combinations of natural-gas-fueled generation, energy efficiency, and wind power; and (3) replacing the new electricity that will be needed by the most energy-intensive industries (primarily aluminum smelters) with energy efficiency. It is concluded that the electricity portfolio could be diversified with energy efficiency and renewable-energy sources such as wind and solar power without much impact on the economy, either positive or negative. Diversification could provide a way to hedge against future volatility in natural-gas prices and supply and hydroelectric capability, while also providing other benefits, both environmental and economic, to the region
Coronary angiography : ratings of appropriateness and necessity by a Canadian panel ( Book )
3 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This publication provides the results of a two-stage Delphi process by which a panel of Canadian physicians rated the appropriateness and necessity of indications for the use of coronary angiography. Chapter One, "Methods and Appropriateness Results," summarizes the methods by which the panelists rated the appropriateness of indications for coronary angiography and discusses how those ratings were analyzed. The actual ratings of appropriateness are provided in Appendix A. Chapter Two, "Methods and Necessity Results," summarizes the methods by which the panelists rated the necessity of appropriate indications for coronary angiography and discusses how those ratings were analyzed. The actual ratings of necessity are shown in Appendix B. Chapter Three, "Definitions Used by Panel in Final Ratings of Indications," provides the definitions that were used by the panelists in making their final round of ratings. This publication is part of a three-volume series. Two volumes report ratings for the appropriateness and necessity of performing coronary artery bypass graft surgery, percutaneous transluminal coronary angioplasty and coronary angiography. The other volume provides the medical records abstraction form and guidelines for its use
Coronary artery bypass graft surgery and percutaneous transluminal coronary angioplasty : ratings of appropriateness and necessity by a Canadian Panel ( Book )
3 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This publication provides the definitions used by a nine-member panel of Canadian physicians who rated the appropriateness and necessity of indications for the use of coronary artery bypass graft surgery and percutaneous transluminal coronary angioplasty, the methods by which the ratings of the panel were analyzed, and the final panel ratings by indications. The results of the panel ratings of appropriateness are provided in Appendix A. The results of the panel ratings of necessity are in Appendix B. This publication is part of a three-volume series. Two volumes report ratings for the appropriateness and necessity of performing coronary artery bypass graft surgery, percutaneous transluminal coronary angioplasty and coronary angiography. The other volume provides the medical records abstraction form and guidelines for its use
Economic reform and the military in Poland, Hungary, and China by Keith Crane ( Book )
3 editions published between 1990 and 1991 in English and held by 138 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This report compares the extent to which economic reforms in Poland, Hungary, and China significantly improved the operation of their economies. It also evaluates the reforms' effects on these countries' militaries, and vice versa. In general, reforms improved economic efficiency, but the improvements were most notable in the private sector; improvements in the state-owned industrial sector were marginal. All three militaries had more difficulty attracting personnel after the introduction of the reforms--private-sector opportunities became more attractive than military careers for more individuals. Increased pressures to reduce military budgets and operate the militaries more efficiently also accompanied the reforms. The militaries, in turn, affected the course of the reforms. In Poland and China, military intervention in politics retarded the implementation of the reforms
The state of preschool : state preschool yearbook ( )
in English and held by 116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Health of the public : a challenge to academic health centers : strategies for reorienting academic health centers toward community health needs ( Book )
3 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
New forums : art museums & communities by Bonnie Pitman ( Book )
3 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Report on experimental art museum community outreach programs funded from 1995-2002 by the Pew Charitable Trusts
Defense and the macroeconomy in the Soviet Union by Charles Wolf ( Book )
2 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 98 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An assessment of the economic reform in Poland's state-owned industry by Keith Crane ( Book )
3 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This Note assesses the economic reform in Polish state-owned industry begun in 1982. It describes the system and traces out how the competing policy goals of the Polish government have served to generate a plethora of contradictory regulations that have greatly reduced the potential effectiveness of the reform. Using survey data from interviews with Polish managers, the Note finds that administrative constraints on the procurement of inputs, coupled with a distorted price and incentive system, not the psychological attitude of enterprise managers, have limited economic efficiency. Data on investment, employment, and productivity show that resource flows have been the reverse of what one would expect based on enterprise profitability, indicating that administrative decisions, not markets, continue to determine the allocation of goods and services in Poland
The dimensions of power as illustrated in a steady-state model of conflict by Jack Hirshleifer ( Book )
2 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This Note presents a theoretical analysis of the determinants of power, defined as the ability to achieve one's ends in the presence of rivals. The author analyzes two-sided interactions between contenders assumed to be rational and interested solely in maximizing income. Each contender strikes an optimal balance between productive activity (aimed at generating income through cooperation with the other side) and conflictual activity (aimed at appropriating the income produced by others or defending against others' efforts to do the same). The author discusses the factors determining power under three broad headings: (1) capabilities, including the resources on each side and the efficiency with which they can be used for productive or conflictual ends; (2) payoff functions--the equations that translate productive efforts into income and conflictual efforts into distributive shares; and (3) protocol, or the rules of the game, which determine what solution is applicable
The effects of primary versus team nursing on quality of patient care and impact on nursing staff and cost : a five-year study by Kathryn G Gardner ( Book )
2 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Pew Fellowships in the Arts : [catalog] by Pew Fellowships in the Arts ( )
in English and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Financing child care in the United States : an illustrative catalog of current strategies by Anne Mitchell ( Book )
2 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Understanding university success : a report from Standards for Success : a project of the Association of American Universities and the Pew Charitable Trusts by David T Conley ( Book )
3 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Theological education in Africa : an annotated bibliography by Gregory Lund ( Book )
1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The animal research controversy : protest, process & public policy : an analysis of strategic issues by Andrew N Rowan ( Book )
3 editions published between 1994 and 1995 in English and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Glenmeade Trust Company Pew Charitable Trusts
Glenmede Trust Company Pew Charitable Trusts
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