4 edition of National and Regional Self-Sufficiency Goals found in the catalog.
National and Regional Self-Sufficiency Goals
Fred J. Ruppel
May 1991 by Lynne Rienner Pub .
Written in English
|Contributions||Earl D. Kellogg (Editor)|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||250|
Let us turn from these questions of doubtful judgment, where each of us will remain entitled to his own opinion, to a matter more purely economic. It will need all its economic margin for its own proper purposes, and can afford to give nothing away to soft-headedness or doctrinaire impracticability. Words ought to be a little wild for they are the assault of thoughts upon the unthinking. Not believing that we are saved already, we each should like to have a try at working out our own salvation. Environment and Development[ edit ] The Lagos Plan of Action identified environmental development as a "priority areas of environmental concern requiring immediate action" with action required regarding: a.
Record Keeping Well I certainly tried at this one but unfortunately I seem to have stopped around August time! If not, I, at any rate, will soon be back again in my old nineteenth-century ideals, where the play of mind on mind created for us the inheritance which we are seeking today to divert to our own appropriate purposes. The second danger - and a worse danger than silliness - is Haste. We have no clear idea laid up in our minds beforehand of exactly what we want. The lack of an "effective monitoring mechanism" may explain why lack of enforcement by some member states. We shall discover it as we move along, and we shall have to mould our material in accordance with our experience.
What I have been discussing is not a sudden revolution, but the direction of secular trend. Even had a proposal due to my Chelsea buns the one day! The protection of a country's existing foreign interests, the capture of new markets, the progress of economic imperialism--these are a scarcely avoidable part of a scheme of things which aims at the maximum of international specialization and at the maximum geographical diffusion of capital wherever its seat of ownership. The new movements have usually come into power through a phase of violence or quasi-violence. Thus, regarded from this point of view, the policy of an increased national self-sufficiency is to be considered, not as an ideal in itself, but as directed to the creation of an environment in which other ideals can be safely and conveniently pursued.
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There may be some financial calculation which shows it to be advantageous that my savings should be invested in whatever quarter of the habitable globe shows the greatest marginal efficiency of capital or the highest rate of interest. It is the State, rather than the individual, which needs to change its criterion.
Experience accumulates to prove that most modern mass-production processes can be performed in most countries and climates with almost equal efficiency. Nineteenth-century protectionism was a blot upon the efficiency and good sense of this scheme of things, but it did not modify the general presumption as to the fundamental characteristics of economic society.
The damage done to all these sectors has done great damage to Britain, and must be addressed with alacrity. Packed full of advice and tips for making it work as well as the basics for setting it all up in the first place.
The Plan recommended that a Member States gain a thorough understanding of their existing natural resources, conduct research, and store collected data in a national data bank. I bake so often now that it's become second nature, I don't have to look at many instructions or recipes but just know what I'm doing.
Baldwin, as I did then, with being "a victim of the Protectionist fallacy in its crudest form" because he believed that, in the existing conditions, a tariff might do something to diminish British unemployment.
We need the collaboration of all the bright spirits of the age. For those who have found it necessary to employ all methods whatever to attain power, it is a serious temptation to continue to use for the task of construction the same dangerous tools which wrought the preliminary house-breaking.
We are-all of us, I expect about to make many mistakes. Political states[ edit ] Autarky exists whenever an entity can survive or continue its activities without external assistance. Even today we spend our time - half vainly, but also, I must admit, half successfully - in trying to persuade our countrymen that the nation as a whole will assuredly be richer if unemployed men and machines are used to build much needed houses than if they are supported in idleness.
I see three outstanding dangers in economic nationalism and in the movements towards national self-sufficiency, imperilling their success.
The nineteenth century carried to extravagant lengths the criterion of what one can call for short "the financial results," as a test of the advisability of any course of action sponsored by private or by collective action.
There are still some crops out there that I should have got in though! A particular area of interest is self-regulation, which Advisable domestic policies might often be easier to compass, if the phenomenon known as "the flight of capital" could be ruled out.
In the second place, they believed that they were solving the problem of poverty, and solving it for the world as a whole, by putting to their best uses, like a good housekeeper, the world's resources and abilities.
I don't think I've done too bad but there are certainly areas to improve! Instead of using their vastly increased material and technical resources to build a wonder city, the men of the nineteenth century built slums; and they thought it right and advisable to build slums because slums, on the test of private enterprise, "paid," whereas the wonder city would, they thought, have been an act of foolish extravagance, which would, in the imbecile idiom of the financial fashion, have "mortgaged the future"--though how the construction to-day of great and glorious works can impoverish the future, no man can see until his mind is beset by false analogies from an irrelevant accountancy.
For men judge remorselessly by early results. As lately as I was writing that Free Trade was based on fundamental truths "which, stated with their due qualifications, no-one can dispute who is capable of understanding the meaning of the words.Dec 27, · It's nearly the end of the year so I thought I'd do the cliche post of looking back at how things went.
I'll look at how I did against my 16 self sufficency goals that I set for myself for In those countries where the advocates of national self-sufficiency have attained power, it appears to my judgement that, without exception, many foolish things are being done.
Thus, if the Economic Conference were to achieve a mutual reduction of tariffs and prepare the way for regional agreements, it would be matter for sincere applause. FAMILY SELF-SUFFICIENCY PROGRAM Section I.
Statement of Overall Objectives The National Affordable Housing Act of (NAHA) provided for the establishment of Family Self-Sufficiency (FSS) Programs by Public Housing Authorities (PHAs).
R. Active means that a person is working to achieve his/her contract goals and has contact by office. The Family Self-Sufficiency (FSS) program is the main federal program for increasing employment and earnings and reducing reliance on government subsidies among recipients of housing subsidies.
Created inFSS is administered by state and local public housing agencies with funding from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD).
During Phase II of the National Cohesive Wildland Fire Management Strategy (Cohesive Strategy), each of the three Regional Strategy Committees (RSCs) – Northeast, Southeast, and West – identified barriers and critical success factors that would impact their ability to be successful in.
A very practical and inspirational book filled with several ideas. At just shy of pages, there's a lot in here. Practical Self Sufficiency is surprisingly deep considering the large number of topics covered and is written in a no nonsense manner.
I recommend this book to /5.