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Economic, Political and Social Issues of North America
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Editors: Michelle L. Fergusson
Book Description:
This book presents and discusses important political and economic changes in North America. Topics discussed herein include security and prosperity partnership of North America; border security; foreign aid; the global financial crisis; the electoral college and presidential elections; the budget resolution and spending legislation; immigration of foreign workers; and the National Security Council. (Imprint: Nova Press)

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Table of Contents:

Security and Prosperity Partnership of North America: An Overview and Selected Issues
(M. Angeles Villarreal and Jennifer E. Lake)pp.1-6

Border Security: The San Diego Fence
(Blas Nuñez-Neto and Michael John Garcia)pp.7-14

Statutory Offices of Inspector General: Past and Present
(Frederick M. Kaiser)pp.15-22

Social Justice and the Notion of a Right to Health Care
(Harry Moore)pp.23-36

Foreigh Aid: An Introduction to U.S. Programs and Policy
(Curt Tarnoff and Marian L. Lawson)pp.37-70

Science, Technology, and American Diplomacy: Background and Issues for Congress
(Deborah D. Stine)pp.71-84

Strategic Arms Control after START: Issues and options
(F. Woolf)pp.85-114

The Global Financial Crisis: The Role of the International Monetary Fund (IMF)
(Martin A. Weiss)pp.115-122

Critical Infrastructure: The National Asset Database
(John Moteff)pp.123-138

Campaign Finance: An Overview
(Joseph E. Cantor) pp.139-156

The Electoral College: An Overview and Analysis of Reform Proposals
(L. Paige Whitaker and Thomas H. Neale)pp.157-184

The Electoral College: How It Works in Contemporary Presidential Elections
(Thomas H. Neale)pp.185-196

Presidential Elections in the United States: A Primer
(Kevin J. Coleman, Joseph E. Cantor and Thomas H. Neale)pp.197-238

Election of the President and Vice President by Congress: Contingent Election
(Thomas H. Neale)pp.239-246

National Continuity Policy: A Brief Overview
(R. Eric Petersen)pp.247-252

The National Security Council: An Organizational Assessment
(Richard A. Best) pp.253-290

State, Foreign Operations Appropriations: A Guide to Component Accounts
(Curt Tarnoff and Kennon H. Nakamura)pp.291-308

The Budget Resolution and Spending Legislation
(Megan Suzanne Lynch)pp.309-318

The Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC): Efforts to Support Financial and Housing Markets
(Darryl E. Getter and Oscar R. Gonzales)pp.319-328

Immigration: Policy Considerations Related to Guest Worker Programs
(Andorra Bruno)pp.329-368

The Committee on Foreign Investment in the United States (CFIUS)
(James K. Jackson)pp.369-392

Immigration of Foreign Workers: Labor Market Tests and Protections
(Ruth Ellen Wasem)pp.393-422

China’s Holdings of U.S. Securities: Implications for the U.S. Economy
(Wayne M. Morrison and Marc Labonte)pp.423-436

Index pp.437-457

      American Political, Economic, and Security Issues
   Binding: Hardcover
   Pub. Date: 2011 1st quarter
   Pages: 457.pp
   ISBN: 978-1-61122-555-6
   Status: AV
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