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Resource Disputes in South Asia: Water Scarcity and the Potential for Interstate Conflict
This report explores the role of water shortages related to transboundary rivers in interstate disputes in South Asia. The report analyzes the history and status of disputes, looking at the relationships between India and ...
Nation-Building in Afghanistan: A Role for NGOs
The process of nation-building has increased in importance over the last few years. The authors view nation-building as a process that is separate from government-building. In this report, the authors argue that non-governmental ...
Complying with Act 141: Renewable Electricity Consumption at State Facilities
Act 141 specifically calls for the Wisconsin's government to acquire 10 percent of its electricity from renewable resources by December 31, 2007, and 20 percent by December 31, 2011. This report advises the Wisconsin ...
Workers Compensation Program Improvements: Managing Workplace Safety and Costs
The City of Milwaukee would like to identify management practices to increase workplace safety and reduce Workers Compensation costs. The authors identify promising practices in six comparable municipalities and evaluated ...
Analysis of a Local Sales Tax in the City of Milwaukee
The City of Milwaukee faces the question of how to finance public services without increasing property tax rates. The authors analyze whether a city sales tax is sound public policy. The analysis addresses the challenges ...
Sexual Assault in Wisconsin: An Overview