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A Study to Develop Strategies for Proactive Water-Loss Management
(Georgia Institute of Technology, 2006-11-21)
A Study to Develop Strategies for Proactive Water-Loss Management Hyun Jung Park Directed by Dr. Mary Beth Walker Water conservation is one of the important policy concerns. However, most water conservation practices ...
Mediating and Moderating the Agenda-Setting Process: Three Studies of the Air Quality Issue
(Georgia Institute of Technology, 2004-05-14)
The primary focus of this study is to conceptualize and to develop a series of empirical models testing various mechanisms that might explain how a public information campaign and the resulting media coverage led to changes ...
The Student and Teacher Enhancement Partnership at Georgia Tech: Factors Influencing Successful Partnership
(Georgia Institute of Technology, 2005-08-25)
The Georgia Institute of Technology (Georgia Tech), one of the nations leading engineering schools, has limited institutional history of collaboration with surrounding K-12 schools. K-12 outreach is not a part of Georgia ...
Social Networks and Its Uses in Collaborative Strategies
(Georgia Institute of Technology, 2004-07-27)
In this paper, there are three policy scenarios that are explored and discussed. The first scenario comes from a dataset where little information is known about individual nodes and connection weights are placed based on ...
Micropolitans in Georgia
(Georgia Institute of Technology, 2006-07-12)
The introduction of micropolitan areas as an official statistical category has raised questions about this intermediate category of formerly rural places. This thesis explores the conventional idea that small urban areas ...
A health technology assessment of HIV counseling and testing technologies
(Georgia Institute of Technology, 2004-06-07)
Project Organization, Diverse Knowledge, and Innovation Systems in the Korean Game Software Industry
(Georgia Institute of Technology, 2007-01-16)
This research was initiated in the belief that new product development requires the integration of diverse knowledge located in different units or organizations. In recent decades, evolutionary scholars have emphasized the ...
Innovation and technology trajectories in a developing country context: evidence from a survey of Malaysian firms
(Georgia Institute of Technology, 2004-04-12)
This thesis investigates the relevance of currently used firm-level innovation concepts in a developing country context. I draw on the results of a comprehensive survey of manufacturing and service firms instrumented to ...
Toward an Understanding of the Revenue of Nonprofit Organizations
(Georgia Institute of Technology, 2005-11-28)
Understanding the composition and distribution of the revenue of nonprofit organizations (NPOs) is key to understanding NPOs themselves. This research uses revenue data for 87,127 charitable NPOs to draw three main ...
Scientists and Engineers in Academic Research Centers An Examination of Career Patterns and Productivity
(Georgia Institute of Technology, 2004-03-03)
Science policymakers and research evaluators are increasingly focusing on alternative methods of assessing the public investment in science and engineering research. Over the course of the last 20 years, scientific and ...