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Shultz, George Pratt 1920-

Overview
Works: 512 works in 848 publications in 4 languages and 33,043 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Conference proceedings  History 
Roles: Author, Editor, Interviewee, Speaker, Author of introduction, Commentator
Classifications: E840.8.S535, 973.927092
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Economic policy beyond the headlines by George Pratt Shultz( Book )

25 editions published between 1977 and 1998 in English and Japanese and held by 1,481 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Drawing on their experience as government insiders, George P. Shultz and Kenneth W. Dam explain how economic policy is shaped at the highest levels of government. They reveal the connections between economic, social, and international policy. A new chapter, "A Changed World," explores how our increasingly global economy influences economic strategy. With candor, authority, and breadth of vision, Shultz and Dam have produced a brilliant introduction to economic policy, its principles, and its practice."--Jacket
Putting our house in order : a guide to social security and health care reform by George Pratt Shultz( Book )

2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 820 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the problems with social security and health care in the United States and proposes a fiscally sound reform plan
Guidelines, informal controls, and the market place : policy choices in a full employment economy by George Pratt Shultz( Book )

16 editions published between 1966 and 1971 in English and Undetermined and held by 736 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Proceedings of a conference held at the University of Chicago in April 1966
Labor problems: cases and readings by George Pratt Shultz( Book )

21 editions published between 1953 and 1959 in English and held by 731 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Workers and wages in an urban labor market by Albert Rees( Book )

7 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 669 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Strategies for the displaced worker; confronting economic change by George Pratt Shultz( Book )

9 editions published between 1966 and 1976 in English and Undetermined and held by 561 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The dynamics of a labor market; a study of the impact of employment changes on labor mobility, job satisfactions, and company and union policies by Charles A Myers( Book )

19 editions published between 1951 and 1976 in English and held by 358 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Keynote addresses from the Virtual Diplomacy Conference( Book )

2 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 338 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Management organization and the computer by University of Chicago( Book )

14 editions published between 1959 and 1964 in English and held by 286 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pressures on wage decisions; a case study in the shoe industry by George Pratt Shultz( Book )

9 editions published in 1951 in English and Undetermined and held by 274 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The U.S. and Central America : implementing the National Bipartisan Commission report : report to the President from the Secretary of State( Book )

5 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 235 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Communicating with the world of Islam by A. Ross Johnson( Book )

7 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 200 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Communicating with the World of Islam draws from the lessons learned in the cold war broadcasting experience to suggest the best ways of organizing U.S. efforts to communicate with Islamic people around the globe." "Drawn from discussions at the seminar "Communicating with the Islamic World," this report examines the impact that Voice of America, Radio Liberty, the BBC, Radio Free Europe, and other broadcasting tools had and suggests how the United States can use these instruments today to counter extremism effectively, promote democracy, and improve understanding of the United States in the Islamic world. It details current broadcasting efforts into Islamic countries and the Muslim communities of Europe and explains each of the critical factors necessary to influence the world of Islam in a positive direction, such as stressing women's content programming, maintaining pressure on the rulers of Qatar over the content and programming of Al Jazeera, and keeping news content candid, tailored to local audiences, and unsparingly accurate."--Jacket
Reykjavik revisited : steps toward a world free of nuclear weapons : complete report of the 2007 Hoover Institution conference( Book )

4 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 177 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The essays in Reykjavik Revisited essentially address three topics. They address specific actions to reduce and redeploy nuclear weapons en route to zero and key challenges to implementing them. The second concern addressed is preventing the proliferation of new nuclear weapons capabilities and the growth of new dangers, while at the same time the number of weapons is being reduced. The third category, a diplomatic offensive, addresses the diplomatic challenge to turn the effort of achieving a world free of nuclear weapons into a joint international effort at the highest levels of government. The appendixes include the conference agenda, a list of participants, and the articles that appeared in the Wall Street Journal on January 4, 2007, "A World Free of Nuclear Weapons" and on January 15, 2008, "Toward a Nuclear-Free World.""--BOOK JACKET
Implications of the Reykjavik summit on its twentieth anniversary : conference report( Book )

6 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 173 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Alexandra Andreevna Voronine and her mother lived in Kharkov alone, destitute, and fearing for their lives because of World War I, revolution, civil war, and famine. When Alexandra went to work in 1921 at the office that was coordinating Russian and foreign famine relief, she met Captain Vidkun Quisling, Fridtjof Nansen's representative in the Ukraine. In 1922, at the age of seventeen, she married the man whose name became synonymous with traitor during World War II and accompanied him to Oslo." "Abandoned in Paris within a year, penniless and unaware of being a pawn in a game of international intrigue, Alexandra remained under Quisling's strict control for several more years. When her tumultuous life eventually took her to China, she married W. George Yourieff, who supported her efforts to recall and analyze her years as Quisling's wife. A further tide of events saw the Yourieffs settled in California, and in 1980 they began a collaboration with the Norwegian-born historian and novelist Kirsten A. Seaver. The archives Seaver consulted in London and Oslo and at the Hoover Institution of Stanford University confirmed Alexandra's intensely personal, episodic recollections about an extraordinary life and provided the necessary connective tissue. They also revealed to Alexandra at long last the brutal story behind her lost years."--BOOK JACKET
Ending government bailouts as we know them( Book )

6 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 165 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book examines the dangers of continuing government bailouts and offers alternative strategies designed to produce growth based on the vigor of the private sector with inflation under control. The expert authors show that it is indeed possible to explain the causes of the crisis in understandable terms and clarify why resolving the bailout problem is essential to preventing future crises
Issues on my mind : strategies for the future by George Pratt Shultz( Book )

5 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 135 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Issues on My Mind contains some of George Shultz's most compelling analyses on the topics of governance, the economy, energy, drugs, diplomacy, and nuclear security. In this how-to guide, Shultz charts a path to a better future for the United States and the rest of the world. He offers his views on how we can repair the essential process of governance. He explains how to put our fiscal house in order so that we can once again enjoy a vibrant economy. He discusses new ways to handle the problems associated with addictive drugs. He identifies proven ideas for effective diplomacy and reveals how we can get better control of nuclear weapons and take the necessary steps to achieve their eventual elimination." -- Publisher's description
Taking on Iran : strength, diplomacy, and the Iranian threat by Abraham D Sofaer( Book )

8 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Abraham D. Sofaer argues that US policy toward Iran cannot safely be restricted to a strategy that considers only the two high-risk, costly, and potentially infeasible options of a preventive attack on Iran's nuclear facilities or containing a nuclear-armed Iran. Instead, the United States should respond forcefully to Iranian Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC) aggression, enhancing its credibility and increasing the likelihood that Iran will negotiate in earnest. The United States must also be prepared to engage Iran in a disciplined manner, avoiding disabling preconditions and adopting the negotiating practices used successfully by the United States when dealing with the Soviet Union during the 1980s
DETERRENCE : Its Past and Future : Papers Presented at Hoover Institution, November 2010( Book )

7 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 98 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Drawn from the third in a series of conferences the Hoover Institution at Stanford University on the nuclear legacy of the cold war, this report examines the importance of deterrence, from its critical function in the cold war to its current role. Recognizing that today's international environment is radically different from that which it was during the cold war, the need is pressing to reassess the role of nuclear weapons in deterrence in the world of today and to look ahead to the future
The nuclear enterprise : high-consequence accidents : how to enhance safety and minimize risks in nuclear weapons and reactors by Nuclear Enterprise Conference( Book )

5 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nuclear energy can provide great benefits to society; in the form of nuclear weapons, however, it can cause death and destruction on an unparalleled scale. The challenge is how to deal with the catastrophic risk of the nuclear enterprise so as to preserve its positive elements and make economic sense. In this book, an expert group of contributors attempts to answer two key questions facing the nuclear enterprise: (1) What can and should be done to improve operations and public understanding of the risks and consequences of major incidents? (2) How can informed scientists, economists, and journalists interact more effectively in understanding and reporting to the public on the most important issues affecting risks, consequences, and costs? Drawn from a conference held at Stanford University's Hoover Institution on October 3-4, 2011, the papers presented in The Nuclear Enterprise were prepared by specialists on various aspects of this challenging topic, including technical safety, management operations, regulatory measures, and the importance of accurate communication by the media. It is their hope that the findings of the conference will contribute to discussion and then actions to better contain and eliminate growing global dangers
Nuclear security : the problems and the road ahead by George Pratt Shultz( Book )

4 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Concern about the threat posed by nuclear weapons has preoccupied the United States and presidents of the United States since the beginning of the nuclear era. Nuclear Security draws from papers presented at the 2013 meeting of the American Nuclear Society examining worldwide efforts to control nuclear weapons and ensure the safety of the nuclear enterprise of weapons and reactors against catastrophic accidents. The distinguished contributors, all known for their long-standing interest in getting better control of the threats posed by nuclear weapons and reactors, discuss what we can learn from past successes and failures and attempt to identify the key ingredients for a road ahead that can lead us toward a world free of nuclear weapons. The authors review historical efforts to deal with the challenge of nuclear weapons, with a focus on the momentous arms control negotiations between U.S. president Ronald Reagan and Mikhail Gorbachev. They offer specific recommendations for reducing risks that should be adopted by the nuclear enterprise, both military and civilian, in the United States and abroad. Since the risks posed by the nuclear enterprise are so high, they conclude, no reasonable effort should be spared to ensure safety and security."--Back cover
 
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Alternative Names
George P. Shultz Amerikaans diplomaat

George P. Shultz US-amerikanischer Politiker (Republikanische Partei), Hochschullehrer, Diplomat, Arbeits-, Finanz- und Außenminister

George Shultz politico e economista statunitense

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Джордж Шульц

Шульц, Джордж

ג'ורג' שולץ

جرج پی. شولتس افسر، اقتصاددان، و دیپلمات آمریکایی

جورج شولتز

조지 프랫 슐츠

シュルツ, ジョージ・P

ジョージ・シュルツ

乔治·普拉特·舒尔茨

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Putting our house in order : a guide to social security and health care reformCommunicating with the world of IslamReykjavik revisited : steps toward a world free of nuclear weapons : complete report of the 2007 Hoover Institution conferenceImplications of the Reykjavik summit on its twentieth anniversary : conference reportEnding government bailouts as we know themDETERRENCE : Its Past and Future : Papers Presented at Hoover Institution, November 2010