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“Yes We Can” Improve America’s Schools?: From No Child Left Behind to President Obama’s Education Initiatives, 2003–2011

Jesse H. Rhodes

in An Education in Politics: The Origins and Evolution of No Child Left Behind

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780801449710
eISBN:
9780801464195
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9780801449710.003.0006
Subject:
Education, Educational Policy and Politics

This chapter focuses on the period between 2003 and 2011, which encompasses reaction against No Child Left Behind as well as the Obama administration's ambitious initiatives. It begins by describing ... More


Conclusions and Implications

Sarah Reckhow

in Follow the Money: How Foundation Dollars Change Public School Politics

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780199937738
eISBN:
9780199980734
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199937738.003.0007
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics

Major foundations have clearly stepped beyond the realm of charity and into the realm of education policy and politics. The strategic targeting of foundation resources and clear policy agenda of the ... More


Hedge Fund Forum Shopping

Douglas Cumming, Na Dai, and Sofia A. Johan

in Hedge Fund Structure, Regulation, and Performance around the World

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9780199862566
eISBN:
9780199332762
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199862566.003.0005
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Financial Economics

By analyzing data from 1845 funds registered in twenty-four countries, evidence of forum shopping in a “race to the bottom” due to international differences in hedge fund regulation and fund ... More


Transfer Pricing and Enforcement Policy in Oligopolistic Markets

Oscar Amerighi

in Foreign Direct Investment and the Multinational Enterprise

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
August 2013
ISBN:
9780262026451
eISBN:
9780262269124
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262026451.003.0006
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Econometrics

In this chapter, multinational enterprises (MNE) and their effect on transfer pricing, taxable profits and payments are explored. One of the purposes of the chapter is to consider the international ... More


Roboeducation

Anne Lutz Fernandez and Catherine Lutz

in Life by Algorithms: How Roboprocesses Are Remaking Our World

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2020
ISBN:
9780226627427
eISBN:
9780226627731
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226627731.003.0003
Subject:
Society and Culture, Media Studies

In this chapter, authors Fernandez and Lutz explain how the American education system is being warped by roboprocesses. They lay out how, encouraged by initiatives including No Child Left Behind and ... More


Rescaling emergent social policies in South East Europe

Paul Stubbs and Siniša Zrinšcak

in Social Policy Review 21: Analysis and debate in social policy, 2009

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9781847423733
eISBN:
9781447303480
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781847423733.003.0013
Subject:
Sociology, Social Research and Statistics

This chapter discusses processes of regional devolution. It opines that the concept of the nation has been important in the development of welfare states, since it has often formed at least part of ... More


Instructional Context

Birch P. Browning

in An Orientation to Musical Pedagogy: Becoming a Musician-Educator

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2017
ISBN:
9780199928200
eISBN:
9780190668693
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199928200.003.0011
Subject:
Music, History, American

The chapter describes ways for new teachers gain a sophisticated understanding of the instructional environment. In fact, some research indicates that it takes five years in the classroom to become a ... More


The Economic Case for Regulatory Competition

Johanna Stark

in Law for Sale: A Philosophical Critique of Regulatory Competition

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
April 2019
ISBN:
9780198839491
eISBN:
9780191875441
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198839491.003.0003
Subject:
Law, Philosophy of Law

This chapter discusses arguments in favour of and against regulatory competition—and systems competition—from an economic perspective. The first strand of positive arguments refers to the merits of ... More


The Brussels Effect: How the European Union Rules the World

Anu Bradford

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
December 2019
ISBN:
9780190088583
eISBN:
9780190088613
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190088583.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Intellectual Property, IT, and Media Law

The Brussels Effect challenges the prevalent view that the European Union (EU) is a declining world power. It argues that notwithstanding its many obvious challenges, the EU remains an influential ... More


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