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  • Charity Law & Social Policyby Kerry O'Halloran; Myles McGregor-Lowndes; Karla Simon

    Springer 2008; US$ 219.00

    Charity Law & Social Policy explores contemporary law, policy and practice in a range of modern common law nations. It does so in four parts and from the perspective of how this has evolved in the UK. As progenitor of a system bequeathed to its colonies and after centuries of leadership in developing the core principles, policies and precedents that... more...

  • The Unpublished Opinions of the Burger Courtby Bernard Schwartz

    Oxford University Press, USA 1988; US$ 127.99

    A companion to Oxford's The Unpublished Opinions of the Warren Court, this book contains the draft opinions that were prepared by the Justices in the cases included, as well as a short historical preface of each case and an analysis of the legal events occurring after the drafts were sent to the Justices. more...

  • Centralized Enforcement, Legitimacy and Good Governance in the EUby Melanie Smith

    Taylor and Francis 2009; US$ 50.95

    Article 226 EC is the central mechanism of enforcement in the EC Treaty, and has remained unchanged since the original Treaty of Rome. It provides the European Commission, as guardian of the Treaty, with a broad power of policing Member States? conduct. Article 226 has been traditionally characterised as an arena of secretive negotiation focused on... more...

  • Fundraising Law Made Easyby Bruce R. Hopkins

    Wiley 2009; US$ 45.00

    The ins and outs of fundraising law-made easy-from nonprofit law authority Bruce Hopkins Author Bruce R. Hopkins-a leading authority on the laws regulating fundraising-offers essential, practical legal information in easy-to-understand English. His practical tips and "red flags" provide useful advice and present critical information in an efficient... more...

  • Advice and Dissentby Sarah A. Binder; Forrest Maltzman

    Brookings Institution Press 2009; US$ 22.95

    For better or worse, federal judges in the United States today are asked to resolve some of the nation’s most important and contentious public policy issues. Although some hold onto the notion that federal judges are simply neutral arbiters of complex legal questions, the justices who serve on the Supreme Court and the judges who sit on the lower... more...

  • Corporate Governance Accountability and Transparencyby OECD Publishing

    Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development 2010; US$ 40.00

    Using this Guide will facilitate the practical implementation of the OECD Guidelines on Corporate Governance of State-Owned Enterprises in the areas of transparency and accountability. It provides viable policy options and a step-by-step road map on how to address typical difficulties, risks and hurdles that may be encountered. It also provides concrete... more...

  • Conflict and Fragility Do No Harmby OECD Publishing

    Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development 2010; US$ 47.00

    Despite the best of intentions, donors can inadvertently undermine statebuilding processes. When the resources they deliver or the reforms they advocate weaken rather than strengthen the state’s decision- and policy-making functions, their efforts can do more harm than good. Donors can also do harm by creating a brain drain away from state organisations... more...

  • Energy Policies of IEA Countries, Italy 2009by OECD Publishing; International Energy Agency

    Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development 2010; US$ 116.00

    This 2009 IEA review of Italy's energy policies and programmes finds that the Italian government has made substantial progress in a number of sectors since the last IEA in-depth energy policy review in 2003. The success of the green certificate and white certificate schemes and continued reform of the electricity and natural gas supply markets... more...

  • Better Regulation in Europe: Sweden 2010by OECD

    Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development 2010; US$ 42.00

    The importance of effective regulation has never been so clear as it is today, in the wake of the worst economic downturn since the Great Depression. But how exactly can Better Regulation policy improve countries’ economic and social welfare prospects, underpin sustained growth and strengthen their resilience? What, in fact, is effective regulation?... more...

  • Better Regulation in Europe: Belgium 2010by OECD Publishing

    Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development 2010; US$ 42.00

    This report maps and analyses the core issues which together make up effective regulatory management for Belgium, laying down a framework of what should be driving regulatory policy and reform in the future. Issues examined include: strategy and policies for improving regulatory management; institutional capacities for effective regulation and the... more...