Foreign operations, export financing, and related programs appropriations for 1989: hearings before a subcommittee of the Committee on Appropriations, House of Representatives, One Hundredth Congress, second session, Part 1
United States. Congress. House. Committee on Appropriations. Subcommittee on Foreign Operations, Export Financing, and Related Programs
U.S. Government Printing Office, 1988
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Page 508 - Life expectancy at birth is the number of years a newborn infant would live if prevailing patterns of mortality at the time of its birth were to stay the same throughout its life.
Page 502 - US economic assistance obligated in the period 1982-1985 as a percentage of total commitments of official development assistance (ODA) from members of the Development Assistance Committee (DAC) of the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD...
Page 507 - A person is literate who can with understanding both read and write a short simple statement on his everyday life.
Page 1093 - Bank or in which it has an interest, including expenses of collections of pledged collateral, or the investigation or appraisal of any property in respect to which an application for a loan has been made, and (3) expenses (other than internal expenses of the Export-Import Bank) incurred in connection with the issuance and servicing of guarantees, insurance, and reinsurance, shall be considered as nonadministrative expenses for the purposes of this heading.
Page 511 - GNP refers to net disbursements of official development assistance (ODA) from all sources including members of the Development Assistance Committee (DAC! of the Organization for Economic cooperation and Development (OECD...
Page 510 - Gross national product (GNP) is the measure of the total domestic and foreign output claimed by residents of an economy, less the domestic output claimed by nonresidents.
Page 506 - The total fertility rate represents the number of children that would be born to a woman if she were to live to the end of her childbearing years and bear children at each age in accordance with prevailing age-specific fertility rates.
Page 1313 - Secretary is hereby authorized to make such expenditures, within the limits of funds available in the following revolving funds, and in accord with law, and to make such contracts and commitments without regard to fiscal year...
Page 507 - In rural areas the definition implies that members of the household do not have to spend a disproportionate part of the day fetching water. An adequate...