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  • No Magic Solution: An examination of the arguments in favour of contracting out government services 

    O'Brien, Joey (Dalhousie Journal of Interdisciplinary Management, 2011-03-31)
    This paper examines the arguments commonly used to support contracting out service delivery to the private sector and attempts to demonstrate that these arguments overestimate the benefits of contracting out. First, the ...
  • The Reader’s Devices: The Affordances of Ebook Readers 

    MacFadyen, Heather (Dalhousie Journal of Interdisciplinary Management, 2011-03-31)
    Print books and ebook devices now co-exist in a reading eco-system. The ways in which readers understand and describe their experience of reading on ebook devices is shaped by long-established cultural expectations about ...
  • Subsidies and their Implications on Fisheries Management in St. Lucia 

    Lay, Kaitlan (Dalhousie Journal of Interdisciplinary Management, 2011-03-31)
    Worldwide, fisheries subsidies contribute to fleet overcapacity, to overfishing, and to the decimation of the marine environment. Despite the fact that small-scale fisheries catch roughly the same amount of edible fish ...